Blues & Roots 03: Long Distance Call

The third installment in our series of rebroadcasts of the Blues & Roots show with John Sinclair on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans from early in the present century proudly presents an hour of Muddy Waters Aristocrat & Chess Records 78s and 45s from the late 1940s and early to mid-50s.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 11, 2003 [18034]


Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Muddy Waters: Train Fare Home

Muddy Waters: Mean Red Spider

Muddy Waters: Standing Here Trembling

Muddy Waters: You Gonna Need My Help

Muddy Waters: Streamline Woman

Muddy Waters: Young Fashioned Ways

Muddy Waters: Rolling And Tumbling (Parts 1 & 2)

Muddy Waters: Rolling Stone

Muddy Waters: Walking Blues

Muddy Waters: Louisiana Blues

Muddy Waters: Long Distance Call

Muddy Waters: Honey Bee

Muddy Waters: Country Boy

Muddy Waters: She Moves Me

Muddy Waters: Still A Fool

Muddy Waters: Too Young To Know

Muddy Waters: Forty Days And Forty Nights



Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Leni & Sunny Sinclair


© 2003, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation


Highway 61 Blues 20: Mister Wal-Mart

Scott Barretta features artists performing at the Sunflower Blues Festival in Clarksdale on this week’s episode of Highway 61, including Frank Frost, the Jelly Roll Kings, Paul ‘Wine’ Jones, T-Model Ford, Cadillac John & Bill Abel, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes, Louis Youngblood, Big George Brock, Big T, Jimbo Mathus, the North Mississippi All Stars, Dwayne Burnside, and Latimore.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Radio, August 5, 2006 [18033]


Frank Frost: Jelly Roll King

Jelly Roll Kings: Honey Drippin’ Boogie

Paul ‘Wine’ Jones: Mad Dog on My Trail

T-Model Ford: When Are You Coming Back Home

Cadillac John & Bill Abel: Prowlin’ Groundhog

Jimmy “Duck” Holmes: Hard Times

Louis Youngblood: Big Road Blues

Big George Brock: Mister Wal-Mart

Big T: Catfish Blues

Jimbo Mathus: Who’ll Sop My Gravy

North Mississippi All Stars: Mississippi Bo Weevil

Dwayne Burnside: Bad Bad Pain

Latimore: Let’s Straighten It Out

Jelly Roll Kings: Jelly Roll Stroll



Hosted by Scott Barretta for Mississippi Public Radio

Produced & recorded by Scott Barretta

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2006, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.