JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 904 – SHADOWS OF SOCIETY

Episode 904 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with an opening set from the double-CD Power to the Motown People, selections from Robin Eichele and John Sinclair & His Motor City Blues Scholars (from the Detroit Jazz Festival 2006), and is completed with another set of reefer music from the 1960s, courtesy of our listener Paul Paul who sent me a USB drive last year containing 5000 dope songs, including this selection of numbers by Toots and the Maytals, Kenneth Williams, Jefferson Airplane, Trio Matamoros, Los Tigres Del Norte, Nick Drake, Neil Diamond, and Mel Tillis.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SHADOWS OF SOCIETY

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 904

WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, February 18, 2021 [21175]

                     

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

The Temptations: Masterpiece

Willie Hutch: Brother’s Gonna Work It Out

Diana Ross & the Supremes: Shadows of Society

Robin Eichele: the footlocker

John Sinclair & His Motor City Blues Scholars: Homage to John Coltrane:

Toots and the Maytals: 54 – 46 That’s My Number

Kenneth Williams: Evils Of The Weed

Jefferson Airplane: White Rabbit

Trio Matamoros: Marijuana (Guaracha)

Los Tigres Del Norte: Contrabando y Traición

Nick Drake: Thoughts Of Mary Jane

Neil Diamond: The Pot Smoker’s Song

Mel Tillis: Loco Weed

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Program produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2021 The John Sinclair Foundation

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 291 – LIFE BEATS

Lucille DJ is back on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk including a guest spot by John Sinclair, with tunes by Nancy Wilson, Ike & Tina Turner, The Supremes, Garland Green, Os Diagonais, Ecstasy, Passion & Pain, Rose Royce, Hank Ballard & the Midnighters, Hamonica Shah, Funkadelic, Jean-Claude Petit, Afrik Bawantu, The Isley Brothers, Malone & Barnes and Spontaneous Simplicity, Papas’ Got, Intrinsic Trance, and. Miami.

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BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 45 – LONG DISTANCE CALL

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning Episode 045 from 1982 featuring music by Red Prysock, Al Johnson, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, Professor Longhair, the Wild Magnolias, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Jimmy Rogers, J.B. Hutto, Camille Howard, Dizzy Gillespie with Alice Roberts, Priscilla Bowman with Jay McShann, Son Seals, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, and Muddy Waters.

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ANCESTOR WORSHIP 22 – BIRD AT ST. NICK’S

Ancestor Worship With John Sinclair

Episode 22 is examining the music of Charlie Parker and his quintet with Red Rodney on trumpet and Roy Haynes at the drums recorded live at a dance at St. Nicholas Arena in Harlem sometime in 1948 or ’49, plus Bird with Jazz at the Philharmonic in 1946 playing the brilliant solo later set to words and sung by EddIe Jefferson, and a final cut by Bird live in Washington DC in the early ’50s.

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FACE THE MUSIC 116 – CHOICE CUTS FROM 1923

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Richard M. Jones, Clarence Williams’ Blue Five, Thomas Morris Past Jazz Masters, King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band, Piron’s New Orleans Orchestra, Fletcher Henderson’s Orchestra, The Cotton Pickers, the Original Memphis Five, Bessie Smith, Jelly Roll Morton, the New Orleans Rhythm Kings, Rosa Henderson with Fletcher Henderson & Coleman Hawkins, and the Paragon Ragtime Orchestra.

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BLUESTIME INTERNATIONAL 85 – BAD TROUBLE

Episode 82 of BluesTime International with Roger White of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine has music by Magic Dick & J. Geils, Casey Hensley, Whitney Shea, Dianna Rain, The Moonshine Society, Liz Mandeville, Crystal Schwanda, the Chris Canas Band featuring Angie Cottingham, the Mary Jo Curry Band, the Betty Fox Band, Ryan Perry, Rev. Shaun Amos, Harpdog Brown, Taz Crewe, and Dallas Hodge.

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