Fly By Night 259: Nerve

Steve The Fly is playing music in Eissode 259 by Nerve, James Brown, The Isley brothers featuring Jimi Hendrix, Mulatu Astatke, Lambert Hendricks & Ross, Dinah Washington, Sarah Vaughn, Nora Jones, Ken Kesey, Jimi Hendrix, Charles Mingus, and John Zorn.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, April 1, 2018 [18240]


Nerve: 7 x 7

James Brown: Think

The Isley brothers featuring Jimi Hendrix: Disappointed

Mulatu Astatke: Yegelle Tezeta

Lambert Hendricks & Ross: Twisted

Dinah Washington: What A Difference A Day Makes

Sarah Vaughn: Misty

Nora Jones: Travelin’ On

Ken Kesey: Strange Trip

Jimi Hendrix: Up From The Skies

Charles Mingus: Mood Indigo

John Zorn: Night Thoughts

101 Runners: Indiaxns, Here Dey Come



Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.


John Sinclair Radio Show 755: Feeling Freaky


Episode 755 is coming once again from the Radio Free Amsterdam studios in Detroit’s Cass Corridor, where I’m featuring the return this week of Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine for the third installment in their series of artist interviews on location, this time with bluesman John Nemeth at the Tampa Bay Blues Festival earler in April, plus songs by John Nemeth, Thornetta Davis, Bob & April Monteleone, the great pianist and composer Cecil Taylor who passed away this month at the age of 89, a band called Blue & The Worn Out Soles singing “The Ballad of Sugar & Junior,” Charlie Wooten’s Zabadodat featuring Laura Reed, Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza, Billy Davis, Robert Bradley, the Planet D Nonet, and Charlie Parker & strings with our closing theme.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Cass Corridor, Detroit, April 22, 2018 [18239]


Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Thornetta Davis: That Don’t Appease Me

Bob & April Monteleone: Toast

Cecil Taylor: Trance

Blue & The Worn Out Soles: The Ballad of Sugar & Junior

Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae: Theme Music & Interview with John Nemeth

John Nemeth: S.T.O.N.E.D.

John Nemeth: Feeling Freaky

Charlie Wooten’s Zabadodat featuring Laura Reed: Unite

Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Honky Tonk

Billy Davis: Troubled Shoes

Robert Bradley: 24 Robbers

Planet D Nonet: Shuffling And Rolling

Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take That Away From Me



Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae


© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation