Party Train 18: Soul Power

Detroit’s own Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Royal Oak, where she’s playing music in Episode 18 starting with her theme song by Tino Gross, followed by Big Jack Reynolds, The Shirelles & King Curtis, Eldridge Holmes, Cindy Scott, Isaac Clark, James Brown, Ron & Candy, Undisputed Truth, Rhetta Hughes, Sly & The Family Stone, Nina Simone, Tina Turner, Joe Valentine, Titus Turner, Fontella Bass, Shirley Jean & The Relations, Jimmie Bones featuring Jim McCarty, and the Howling Diablos.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, August 18, 2016 [18026]


Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister >

Big Jack Reynolds: I Had A Little Dog

The Shirelles & King Curtis: Love Is A Swingin’ Thing

Eldridge Holmes: If I Were A Carpenter

Cindy Scott: I’ve Been Loving You

Isaac Clark: Do The Dog Funk

James Brown: Soul Power (Part 1)

Ron & Candy: Plastic Situation

Undisputed Truth: Li’l Red Riding Hood

Rhetta Hughes: Doing It With Her (When It Should Be Me)

Sly & The Family Stone: Love City

Nina Simone: Save Me

Tina Turner: Rock Me Baby

Joe Valentine: Hands On Hands Off

Titus Turner: I Bet You Shut Your Big Mouth Now

Fontella Bass: The Soul Of A Man

Shirley Jean & The Relations: People Make The World A Better Place

Jimmie Bones featuring Jim McCarty: Train Don’t Stop

Howling Diablos: Green Bottle



Hosted by Linda Lexy for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Linda Lexy & Tino Gross at Funky D Studios, Detroit

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2016, 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.


Big City Blues Cruise 33: Crazy Mixed Up World

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 33 features music by Red Prysock, Freddie King, Big Joe Turner, the Buddy Johnson Orchestra, The Moonglows, The Crows, Chris Kenner, Buddy Guy, Little Walter, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Chuck Berry, The Heartbeats, Muddy Waters, Howling Wolf, The Champs, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, and Professor Longhair.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, Summer 1983 [18025]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

Freddie King: I’ve Got A Woman

Big Joe Turner: Crawdad Hole

Buddy Johnson Orchestra: Crazy About A Saxophone

The Moonglows: Kiss Me Baby

The Crows: Gee

Chris Kenner: Don’t Make No Noise

Buddy Guy: Strange Strange Feeling

Little Walter: Crazy Mixed Up World

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Spider In My Stew

Chuck Berry: Oh Carol

The Heartbeats: I Want To Know

Muddy Waters: Lonesome Room Blues

Howling Wolf: Tail Dragger

The Champs: Tequila

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: Information Blues

Professor Longhair: Bye Bye Baby

Muddy Waters: Deep Down In My Heart

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: Gate’s Salty Blues

Red Prysock: Jumbo



Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.