Party Train 59: Soul Train

Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Detroit, where she’s playing music by Tino Gross, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Don Covay, Bobby Miller, The Sapphires, The Soul Fantastics, James Brown, Soul Devalents, Leon Haywood, Deep Street Soul feat Tia Hunter, Gwen McCrae, Dyke & The Blazers, Mr. Wiggles, Jimmy Gilford, Irma Thomas, JT Rhythm, Fontella Bass, the Howling Diablos, and R.L. Burnside.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, June 25, 2017 [18600]


Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles: Gotta Dance To Keep From Crying

Don Covay: Yo-Yo (Part 1)

Bobby Miller: Simon Says

The Sapphires: The Slow Fizz

The Soul Fantastics: Soul Train

James Brown: My Thang

Soul Devalents: Grasshopper

Leon Haywood: Soul Cargo

Deep Street Soul featuring Tia Hunter: Kick Out The Jams

Gwen McCrae: Damn Right It’s Good

Dyke & The Blazers: Stuff

Mr. Wiggles: Wash My Back

Jimmy Gilford: Nobody Loves Me Like My Baby

Irma Thomas: Time Is On My Side

JT Rhythm   My Sweet Baby

Fontella Bass: I Want Everyone To Know

Howling Diablos: Rainin’ In Mississippi

R.L. Burnside: Snake Drive



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


© 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.


Big City Blues Cruise 74: Okey Dokey Stomp

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 74 features music by Red Prysock, Little Walter, the Felix Gross Sextet, Brownie McGhee, Lucky Thompson, Buddy & Ella Johnson, Lowell Fulson, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, LaMelle Prince, an unidentified artist, Albert King, Sunnyland Slim & His Playboys, Jimmy Dawkins, Jimmy “T-99” Nelson, Robert Johnson, Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats, and Professor Longhair.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, August 22, 1982 [18599]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

Little Walter: Mellow Down Easy

Felix Gross Sextet: Leap Year Baby

Brownie McGhee: Gone, Baby, Gone

Lucky Thompson: Slam’s Mishap

Buddy & Ella Johnson: Gotta Go Upside Your Head

Lowell Fulson: Every Day I Have The Blues

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: Okey Dokey Stomp

LaMelle Prince: Haven’t Heard From My Baby

[Unidentified Artist]: Mean Mistreating Woman

Little Walter & His Jukes: Teen Age Beat

Lowell Fulson: It’s Your Fault Baby

Albert King: Born Under A Bad Sign

Sunnyland Slim & His Playboys: The Fore Day Bounce

Jimmy Dawkins: Chitlings Con Carne

Jimmy “T-99” Nelson: Great Big Hunk of Man

Robert Johnson: I Believe I’ll Dust My Broom

Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats: My Real Gone Rocket

Robert Johnson: Love In Vain

Professor Longhair: East St. Louis Baby

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


© 1982, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.