The Blues Show 322: Brand New Day

Bruce Pingree is playing music in honor of some great musicians who passed on in the last year: in this episode, Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, plus some seasonal music for New Year’s Eve by Jimmy Smith, Saffire, Ella Jenkins,The Women of the Calabash, Pops Staples, The Staples Singers, Branford Marsalis, Rev. A. W. Nix, Otis Redding & Carla Thomas, and Paul Oscher.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRAND NEW DAY

THE BLUES SHOW 322

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, December 31, 2017 [18087]

 

Jimmy Smith: Baby It’s Cold Outside

Saffire: Peace On Eartth

Ella Jenkins: Kwaanza Time

The Women of the Calabash: Kuumba

Pops Staples: Will The Circle Be Unbroken

The Staples Singers: Brand New Day

Branford Marsalis: The Road You Choose

Rev. A. W. Nix: Mind Your Own Business—A New Year’s Sermon

Otis Redding & Carla Thomas: New Year’s Resolution

Paul Oscher: New Year’s Blues

Chuck Berry: Maybellene

Chuck Berry: Thirty Days

Chuck Berry: Almost Grown

Chuck Berry: Brown Eyed Handsome Man

Chuck Berry: Around And Around

Chuck Berry: Back In The USA

Fats Domino: The Fat Man

Fats Domino: Valley Of Tears

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 321: A Better Day To Come

Bruce Pingree is playing blues music with selections this week from Dave Van Ronk, Frank Stokes, Carl Martin, The W.C. Handy Orchestra, Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Don Bryant, Irma Thomas, Muddy Waters, Bonnie Raitt, Johnny Winter, Marcia Ball, John Baldry, John Lee Hooker, Little Walter, and a total of three unidentified artists.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

A BETTER DAY TO COME

THE BLUES SHOW 321

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, September 10, 2017 [18059]

 

Dave Van Ronk: Maple Leaf Rag

Frank Stokes: Mr. Crump Don’t Like It

Carl Martin: The High Water Flood Blues

The W.C. Handy Orchestra: The Gulf Coast Blues

Robert Randolph & The Family Band: Be The Change

Don Bryant: How Do I Get There

[Unidentified Artist]: Call It Stormy Monday

Irma Thomas: Make Me A Pallet On Your Floor

[Unidentified Artist]: Hear The Wind Blowing

Muddy Waters: Clouds In My Heart

[Unidentified Artist]: Waiting For A Better Da y To Come

Bonnie Raitt: The Road Is My Middle Name

Johnny Winter: Greenville, Mississippi

Marcia Ball: Let Me Play With Your Poodle

John Baldry: Let’s Burn Down The Cornfield

John Lee Hooker: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 320: Pick Your Poison

Bruce Pingree is playing a stunning variety of blues music with selections from Ben Hunter & Joe Siemens with Phil Wiggins, Rick Estrin & The Night Cats, Billy Flynn, Linsey Alexander, Selwyn Birchwood, The Brotherhood, Willie King & The Liberators, John Boutte & Uptown Okra, Ann Peebles, Sluefoot & The Angels, Tom Horski, Richard Zimmerman, Dick Hyman, and Fats Waller.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

PICK YOUR POISON

THE BLUES SHOW 320

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, September 10, 2017 [18059]

 

Ben Hunter & Joe Siemens with Phil Wiggins: Do You Call That A Buddy

Rick Estrin & The Night Cats: Living From Hand To Mouth

Billy Flynn: Hold On

Linsey Alexander: I’m Not Your Problem

Selwyn Birchwood: Pick Your Poison

The Brotherhood: The Monkey That Became President (Part 1)

Willie King & The Liberators: You’ve Got To Have Love

John Boutte & Uptown Okra: Let’s Make A Better World

Ann Peebles: Fill This World With Love

Sluefoot & The Angels: Give Your Love

Tom Horski: The New England Rag

Richard Zimmerman: The Harlem Rag

Dick Hyman: Peacherine Rag

Fats Waller: The Haitian Blues

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 319: Storm Warning

Bruce Pingree is playing music for people in Florida and the South currently affected by the hurricane season with selections by Mac Rebennack, James Black & Sister Mary, Jeremy Lyons & The Deltabilly Boys, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux with Tab Benoit, J. Monque’D, Charley Patton, Barbecue Bob, Bessie Smith, St. Louis Jimmy Oden with Muddy Waters, Cool John Ferguson, Ben Hunter, Kokomo Arnold, and Catfish Keith.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

STORM WARNING

THE BLUES SHOW 319

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, September 10, 2017 [18045]

 

Mac Rebennack: Storm Warning

James Black & Sister Mary: There’s A Storm In The Gulf

Jeremy Lyons & The Deltabilly Boys: Hurricane Way

Big Chief Monk Boudreaux with Tab Benoit: Thunder And Lightning

  1. Monque’D: Hurricane

Charley Patton: High Water Everywhere (Parts 1 & 2)

Barbecue Bob: Motherless Child Blues

Bessie Smith: Backwater Blues

Bessie Smith: Gulf Coast Blues

St. Louis Jimmy Oden with Muddy Waters: Florida Hurricane

Cool John Ferguson: Sixteen Years

Ben Hunter: Longing For My Sugar

Kokomo Arnold: Monday Morning Blues

Catfish Keith: Please Baby

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 318: Roll Me

Bob Knight is sitting in for Bruce Pingree for another week and playing the blues by Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson, Pinetop Perkins, Bonnie Raitt, Sonny Terry & Johnny Winter, Champion Jack Dupreee, Little Milton, Leon Redbone, Roy Rogers, Eddie Taylor, Studebaker John, Big Jack Johnson, Lightning Hopkins, Marcia Ball, and Professor Longhair.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ROLL ME

THE BLUES SHOW 318

Bob Knight, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, September 3, 2017 [18031]

 

Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson: Luther’s Blues

Pinetop Perkins: Since I Fell For You

Bonnie Raitt: Three Time Loser

Sonny Terry & Johnny Winter: Roll Me

Champion Jack Dupreee: Third Degree

Little Milton: Juke Joint In My House

Leon Redbone: Lovesick Blues

Roy Rogers: Built For Comfort

Eddie Taylor: Hoy Hoy

Studebaker John: Gonna Start Walking

Big Jack Johnson: The Breakdown Blues

Lightning Hopkins: Airplane Blues

Marcia Ball: Crawfishin’

Professor Longhair: Gone So Long

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 317: I’m In The Mood

Bob Knight is sitting in for Bruce Pingree this week and playing the blues by Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson, Marcia Ball, the Fabulous Boogie Kings, Eric Clapton, Long John Baldry, Little Jimmy King, John Lee Hooker & Bonne Raitt, Johnny Winter & the Progressive Blues Experiment, Katie Webster, John Mayall, Retro Deluxe, and Muddy Waters.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

I’M IN THE MOOD

THE BLUES SHOW 317

Bob Knight, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, September 3, 2017 [18017]

 

Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson: If The Blues Was Whiskey

Marcia Ball: The Lazy Blues

Fabulous Boogie Kings: Mustang Sally

Eric Clapton: 461 Ocean Boulevard

Long John Baldry: Right To Sing The Blues

Little Jimmy King: Unloveable

John Lee Hooker & Bonne Raitt: I’m In The Mood

Johnny Winter & the Progressive Blues Experiment: Tribute to Muddy Waters

Katie Webster: After You Get Rid Of Me

John Mayall: Checking On My Baby

Retro Deluxe: The Mother Nature Song

Muddy Waters: Smokestack Lightning

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 316: Gearheads

Bob Knight is sitting in for Bruce Pingree this week and playing the blues by Marcia Ball, Johnny Fury, Roy Buchanan, Danny Gatton & Joey DeFrancesco, B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Smokin’ Joe Kubek Band, Eddie Cotton, the Jaywalkers, Al Kooper & Michael Bloomfield, John Lee Hooker, Champion Jack Dupree, and Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GEARHEADS

THE BLUES SHOW 316

Bob Knight, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, September 3, 2017 [18003]

 

Marcia Ball: Let Me Play With Your Poodle

Johnny Fury: Without Me

Roy Buchanan: Whiplash

Danny Gatton & Joey DeFrancesco: Gearheads

B.B. King & Eric Clapton: Three O’Clock Blues

Smokin’ Joe Kubek Band: Just For A Little While

Eddie Cotton: Better Deal

Jaywalkers: Mean Bug Boogie

Al Kooper & Michael Bloomfield: Albert’s Shuffle

John Lee Hooker: I Put My Trust In You

Champion Jack Dupree: Black Woman Swing

Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson: If The Blues Was Whiskey

 

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.

 

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The Blues Show 315: The Healer

Bruce Pingree is playing a third hour of the fantastic music of John Lee Hooker in honor of the 100th anniversary of Hooker’s birth on August 22, 1917, or so many say.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE HEALER

THE BLUES SHOW 315

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 27, 2017 [BPBS-0315]

 

John Lee Hooker: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

John Lee Hooker with the Muddy Waters Band: I’m Bad

John Lee Hooker: Serves You Right To Suffer

John Lee Hooker: House Rent Boogie

John Lee Hooker & Ry Cooder: This Is Hip

John Lee Hooker & Charles Brown Kiddo

John Lee Hooker with Los Lobos: Dimples

John Lee Hooker & Johnnie Johnson: I Wanna Hug You

John Lee Hooker & the Carlos Santana Band: The Healer

John Lee Hooker & Bonnie Raitt: I’m In The Mood

John Lee & Zadaija Hooker: Loving People

John Lee Hooker & Van Morrison: I’ll Never Get Out of These Blues Alive

 

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

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

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