Blues & Roots 23: Big Chief

Episode 23 is another Mardi Gras Indian Special on the Blues & Roots show, aired on Super Sunday morning 1998 with selections by the Golden Eagles, the Wild Magnolias, Professor Longhair, Dr. John, Roger & The Gypsies, the Flaming Arrows, Snooks Eaglin, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, Donald Harrison Jr. & Dr. John with Guardians of the Flame, and Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, plus blues from Willie Mabon and Muddy Waters to start off the show.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BIG CHIEF

BLUES & ROOTS 23

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, Super Sunday 1998 [JSBR-0023]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Willie Mabon: Seventh Son

Muddy Waters: Trouble No More

Golden Eagles: Indian Red

Wild Magnolias: Oops Upside Your Head

Professor Longhair: Big Chief

Dr. John: Mama Roux

Roger & The Gypsies: Pass The Hatchet

Wild Magnolias: New Suit

Flaming Arrows: Sew Sew Sew

Snooks Eaglin: Big Chief

Wild Tchoupitoulas: Big Chief Got A Golden Crown

Wild Magnolias: Golden Crown

Donald Harrison Jr. & Dr. John with Guardians Of The Flame: Hu Ta Nay

Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen: Big Chief

Golden Eagles: Indian Red

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Leni & Sunnny Sinclair

 

© 1998, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Highway 61 Blues 42: Guitar Mambo

Scott Barretta looks into the recording career of guitarist McHouston Baker, better known as Mickey, featuring sides as Big Red McHouston, Mickey “Guitar” Baker, and Mickey & Sylvia, and dates with Dick Dale, Sam Price, Brownie McGhee, Champion Jack Dupree, Louis Jordan, the Bill Hendricks Orchestra, Young Jesse, Roy “Mr. Guitar” Gaines, Titus Turner, Little Willie John, Charles Calhoun, Big John Greer, Mr. Bear & His Bear Cats, Square Walton, and Joe Clay.

 

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GUITAR MAMBO

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 42

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, July 12, 2008 [18313]

 

Mickey & Sylvia: Love Is Strange

Mickey & Sylvia: No Good Lover

Mickey & Sylvia: Where’s My Honey

Mickey Baker: Guitar Mambo

Big Red McHouston: Stranger Blues

Mickey Baker: Midnight Blues

Mickey “Guitar” Baker: Greasy Spoon

Sam Price: Rib Joint

Brownie McGhee: Annie Mae

Champion Jack Dupree: Stumbling Block

Louis Jordan: Caledonia

Bill Hendricks Orchestra: Spinning Rock Boogie

Young Jesse: Hit, Git & Split

Roy “Mr. Guitar” Gaines: I’m Worried About You Baby

Titus Turner: All Around The World

Little Willie John: I Need Your Love So Bad

Charles Calhoun: Runaway

Big John Greer: Come Back Uncle John

Mr. Bear & His Bear Cats: The Bear Hug

Square Walton: Pepper Headed Woman

Joe Clay: Did You Mean Jelly Bean

Mickey Baker: Shape Walker

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at the University of Mississippi

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2008, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

 

Red Rooster Lounge 307: Pots And Pans

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Johnny Winter, the Nick Moss Band, Kim Wilson, Marcia Ball, Big Mama Thornton, Papa Mali & The Instigators, Alfred “Blues King” Harris, Ry Cooder, Sue Foley, Dr. John & The Original Blues Bros. Band, and Barry Levenson.

 

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POT AND PANS

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 307

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, April 23, 2018 [18312]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

Paul Butterfield Blues Band: Born In Chicago

Johnny Winter: Okie Dokie Stomp

Nick Moss Band: Get Right Before You Get Left

Kim Wilson: Mean Old Frisco

Marcia Ball: Pots And Pans

Big Mama Thornton: Woke Up This Morning

Papa Mali & The Instigators: I Walk On Gilded Splinters

Alfred “Blues King” Harris: Miss Ida

Ry Cooder:The Prodigal Son

Sue Foley: Gaslight

Dr. John & The Original Blues Bros. Band: Qualified

Barry Levenson: Flip Side

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1677]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 338: Dive In Dat Gumbo

Bruce Pingree is playing Mardi Gras music for Fat Tuesday with cuts by the Forgotten Souls Brass Band with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, the Golden Eagles, Anders Osborne, Voice of the Wetlands, Galactic, Professor Longhair, Dave Bartholomew, and James & Troy Andrews.

 

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DIVE IN DAT GUMBO

THE BLUES SHOW 338

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 4, 2018 [18311]

 

Forgotten Souls Brass Band with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Indian Red

Golden Eagles: Shallow Water O Mama

Anders Osborne with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Meet De Boys On The Battlefront

Voice of the Wetlands with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Lightning And Thunder

Galactic with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: 2nd & Dryades

Golden Eagles: In The Morning

Golden Eagles: Sew, Sew, Sew

Professor Longhair: Go To The Mardi Gras

Dave Bartholomew: Carnival Day

Professor Longhair: Big Chief

Anders Osborne with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Dive In Dat Gumbo

James & Troy Andrews: Talking About That Zulu King

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH

Recorded by Joe McDonough

Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Fly By Night 264: McLean Spaces

Steve The Fly visits the pulsating musical world of the great alto saxophonist, composer & bandleader Jackie McLean from his recordinsg for Blue Note Records in the 1960s.

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MCLEAN SPACES

FLY BY NIGHT 264

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, July 26, 2014 [18310]

Jackie McLean: Appointment in Ghana
Jackie McLean: Bluesnik
Jackie McLean: Blues Function
Jackie McLean: Five Will Get You Ten
Jackie McLean: Melody for Melonae
Jackie McLean: Music Forever
Jackie McLean: Quadrangle
Jackie McLean: Sundu

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2014, 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 760: Springsville

Episode 760 is coming from the Detroit studios of Radio Free Amsterdam up above the Carl Lundgren Art Studio in the Cass Corridor where this program dedicated to my brother David, born May 31, 1945 and gone from us since 2008, has been recorded, featuring music he liked to listen to by the Miles Davis Orchestra, the Charles Mingus Jazz Workshop, Cecil Taylor & John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, Ornette Coleman, and the John Coltrane Ensemble with Eric Dolphy, plus my brother’s poetry reading from the Detroit Artists Workshop way back in the 1960s.

 

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SPRINGSVILLE

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 760

Cass Corridor, Detroit, May 28, 2018 [18309]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Miles Davis Orchestra: Springsville

Charles Mingus: Haitian Fight Song

Cecil Taylor: Rick Kick Shaw

Thelonious Monk: Nutty

David Sinclair: The Egoist/A Poem for John/Ave/A Sighting of Steps/Company

Ornette Coleman: Open To The Public

John Coltrane: India

Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take that Away From Me

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

Jazz Lunatique 179: Ruler Rebel

David Kunian is commemorating the birth day of Sun Ra and playing music from Volumes 1 & 2 of the Centennial Triology by New Orleans trumpeter/composer Christian Scott Atunde Adua.

 

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RULER REBEL

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 179

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 22, 2018 [18308]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Sex Pistols: God Save The Queen

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Enlightenment

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Ruler Rebel

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: New Orleans Love Song

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: New Orleans Love Song No. 2

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Phases

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Rise Again

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Encryption

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: The Coronation of X Atunde Adua

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: The Reckoning

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Diaspora

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: I.D.K.

Christian Scott Atunde Adua: Our Lady of New New Orleans Harriest Harrison

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Don Paul for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Roots & Branches 01: What’s Going On

 

Don Paul is talking with the great New Orleans musicians Roger Lewis, Kirk Joseph and Kidd Jordan in this first episode of his new series for Radio Free Amsterdam and playing music by the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, the Kidd Jordan Trio with William Parker & Hamid Drake, Toots & The Maytals, Van Morrison, The Impressions, Xelia Barbosa, and Cyril Neville.

 

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WHAT’S GOING ON

ROOTS & BRANCHES 01

Don Paul, Spiritual: New Orleans, December 2, 2017 [18307]

 

Theme Music

Toots & The Maytals: Spiritual Healing

Roger Lewis & Kirk Joseph Conversation with Don Paul

Dirty Dozen Brass Band: Mari Gras In New Orleans

Roger Lewis & Kirk Joseph Conversation with Don Paul

Dirty Dozen Brass Band: The Flintstones >

Roger Lewis & Kirk Joseph Conversation with Don Paul

Van Morrison: Wherever God Shines His Light

Kirk Joseph & Roger Lewis Conversation with Don Paul

Dirty Dozen Brass Band with Chuck D: What’s Going On

The Impressions: This Is My Country

Xelia Barbosa: Consuelo de Terra

Cyril Neville: This Is My Country

Kidd Jordan Conversation with Don Paul

Kidd Jordan-William Parker-Hamid Drake: Living Peace

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Don Paul for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Don Paul at Sticking Up For Children in New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Don Paul. Used with permission.