The Blues Show 327: Western Horizon

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by B.J. Johnson, T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers, Memphis Slim, Mose Allison, Little Brother Montgomery, Lou Rawls, Joe Willie Wilkins, Robert Lockwood Jr., Hezekiah Early & The Houserockers, Henry Johnson with Peg Leg Sam, Luther “Snake Boy” Johnson, and Muddy Waters.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WESTERN HORIZON

THE BLUES SHOW 327

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, November 5, 2017 [18157]

 

B.J. Johnson with T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers: Kansas City

T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers: Back To Kansas City

B.J. Johnson with T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers: Fat Mama

T.J. Wheeler: Time Is Getting Tougher

Memphis Slim: I Guess I’m A Fool

Mose Allison: Everybody’s Crying Mercy

Little Brother Montgomery: The New Satellite Blues

Lou Rawls: Tobacco Road

Joe Willie Wilkins: It’s Sad To Be Alone

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Western Horizon

Hezekiah Early & The Houserockers: Baby What You Want Me To Do

Henry Johnson with Peg Leg Sam: My Dog Blues

Luther “Snake Boy” Johnson: Long Distrance Call

Muddy Waters: Blow Wind Blow

 

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.

 

The Blues Show 326: On The Run

Bruce Pingree is playing great blues sides this week by Denise LaSalle, Little Esther & the Johnny Otis Orchestra, Etta James, Big Maybelle, Ida Cox & the Coleman Hawkins Quintet, Etta Baker, Jessie Mae Hemphill, Mama Yancey & Little Brother Montgomery, Katie Webster, Effie Smith, Otis Spann, Philadelphia Jerry Ricks, Muddy Waters, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ON THE RUN

THE BLUES SHOW 326

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, November 5, 2017 [18143]

 

Denise LaSalle: It’s Lying Time Again

Little Esther & the Johnny Otis Orchestra: Misery

Etta James: Only Time Will Tell

Big Maybelle: Candy

Ida Cox & the Coleman Hawkins Quintet: Wild Women Don’t Have The Blues

Etta Baker: I Get The Blues hen It Rains

Jessie Mae Hemphill: The Eagle Bird

Mama Yancey & Little Brother Montgomery: Make Me a Pallet on the Floor

Katie Webster: On The Run

Effie Smith: You Should Be Ashamed of Yourself

Otis Spann: Walking The Blues

Philadelphia Jerry Ricks: Kicking The Blues

Muddy Waters: Mean Disposition

Little Walter: Hate To See You Go

 

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.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 294: Honey Hush

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Professor Longhair, James Harman, Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’, Snooky Pryor, Albert Collins, Otis Grand, Mitch Woods & Elvin Bishop, Don Preston, Gregg Martinez, John & Sylvia Embry, Shuggie Oti, Olabelle, and Randall Lee Rainwater.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HONEY HUSH

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 294

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, January 15, 2018 [18130]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

Professor Longhair: Curley Haired Baby

James Harman: Bonetime

Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’: Shake Me In Your Arms

Snooky Pryor: Rock-A-While

Albert Collins: Honey Hush

Otis Grand: Gordon’s Complaint

Mitch Woods & Elvin Bishop: Keep A Dollar In Your Pocker

Don Preston: Do What You Want

Gregg Martinez: Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye

John & Sylvia Embry: Troubles

Shuggie Otis: Me & My Woman

Olabelle: Soul Of A Man

Randall Lee Rainwater: Elijah’s Tune

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1663]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 325: Blues Power

Bruce Pingree is playing great blues sides on vinyl this week by Albert King, B.B. King, Freddie King, Earl King, Bobby King & Terry Evans, Johnny Adams, Roy Brown, Lloyd Price, Fats Domino & Doug Kershaw, Chris Kenner, Archibald, Professor Longhair, and Smiley Lewis.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BLUES POWER

THE BLUES SHOW 325

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, November 5, 2017 [18129]

 

Albert King: Blues Power

B.B. King: Sweet Sixteen

Freddie King: You Know That You Love Me

Earl King: It All Went Down The Drain

Bobby King & Terry Evans: Seeing Is Believing

Johnny Adams: Body And Fender Man

Roy Brown: Midnight Lover Man

Lloyd Price: Mailman Blues

Fats Domino & Doug Kershaw: My Toot Toot

Chris Kenner: Something You Got

Archibald: Stack O Lee (Parts 1 & 2)

Professor Longhair: Her Mind Is Gone

Smiley Lewis: Gumbo 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.

 

The Blues Show 324: Feeling Good

Bruce Pingree is playing music in honor of the great musician Charles Bradley who passed on last year, plus a few New Years tunes by Charles Brown, Lightning Hopkins, Huey “Piano” Smith & the Clowns, the Johnny Otis Orchestra, Babs Gonzales, The Orioles, The Heartbeats, an unidentified artist from 1936, and a long cut by Pharaoh Sanders to close out the show.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FEELING GOOD

THE BLUES SHOW 324

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, December 31, 2017 [18115]

 

Charles Bradley: The World Is Going Up In Flames

Charles Bradley: Put The Flame On It

Charles Bradley :Crazy For Your Love

Charles Bradley: How Long

Charles Bradley: Change For The World

Charles Brown: Bringing In A Brand New Year

Lightning Hopkins: Happy New Year

Huey “Piano” Smith & the Clowns: Happy New Year

Johnny Otis Orchestra: Happy New Year Baby

Babs Gonzales: Watch Them Resolutions

The Orioles: What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?

The Heartbeats: New Year’s Eve Is Over

[Unidentified Artist]: Good Morning People

Pharaoh Sanders: Upper And Lower Egypt

 

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.

 

The Blues Show 323: A Brand New Year

Bruce Pingree is playing music in honor of the great musicians CeDell Davis and Charles Bradley who passed on last year, plus a few New Years tunes to close out the show.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

A BRAND NEW YEAR

THE BLUES SHOW 323

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, December 31, 2017 [18101]

 

Fats Domino: Sick And Tired

Fats Domino: All By Myself

Fats Domino: Honey Chile

Fats Domino: I Want To Walk You Home

Fats Domino: Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans

Muddy Waters with James Cotton: Got My Mojo Working

Otis Spann with James Cotton: Feeling Good

Muddy Waters Tribute Band with James Cotton: Blow Wind Blow

James Cotton: Buried Alive In The Blues

James Cotton: Bonnie Blue

CeDell Davis: Cedell’s Boogie

CeDell Davis: Cold Chills

CeDell Davis: Baby I Love You So

CeDell Davis: Come On And Ride With Me

CeDell Davis: My Dog Won’t Stay Home

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.