Jazz Lunatique 231: Black Godfather


David Kunian pays homage to the great Andre Williams on WWOZ in New Orleans, featuring great music by Mr. Rhythm drawn from historic and modern recordings and from his documentary film, Agile Mobile & Hostile.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLACK GODFATHER
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 231
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 2006 [19362]
 
Andre Williams: Black Godfather
Andre Williams: Bait & Switch
Andre Williams: Jail Bait
Andre Williams: If You Leave Me
Andre Williams: Detroit, Michigan
Andre Williams with Jon Spencer Blues Explosion: Black Godfather Theme
Andre Williams: Agile Mobile & Hostile
Andre Williams: Pardon Me But I’ve Got Somebody to Kill
Andre Williams: Greasy Chicken
Andre Williams: I Bet You’re Gonna Like It
Andre Williams: Loose Juice
Andre Williams: Pig Snoots
Andre Williams: Sweet Little Pussycat
Andre Williams: Pass The Biscuits
Andre Williams: My Sister Stole My Woman
Andre Williams: Sling That Thing
Andre Williams: Let Me Put It In
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans
Editing & post-production by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2006, 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 

Face The Music 26: Stride Piano Marathon


arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with a stride piano marathon featuring great music in alternating selections from the works of Thomas “Fats” Waller and James P. Johnson.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STRIDE PIANO MARATHON
FACE THE MUSIC 26
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, May 2, 2019 [19361]
 
James P. Johnson: You’ve Got To Be Modernistic
Fats Waller: A Handful of Keys
James P. Johnson: What Is This Thing Called Love
Thomas Waller: Jailhouse Blues
James P. Johnson: Backwater Blues
Fats Waller: Numb Fumbling
James P. Johnson: Arkansas Blues
Fats Waller: Viper’s Drag
James P. Johnson: Aunt Hagar’s Blues
Fats Waller: Sweet Savannah Sue
James P. Johnson: Neil Walk
Fats Waller: African Ripples
James P. Johnson: Jersey Sweet
Fats Waller: Ain’t Misbehaving
James P. Johnson: J.P. Boogie
Fats Waller: Alligator Crawl
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by arwulf arwulf for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by arwulf arwulf at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclar
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 arwulf arwulf. Used with permission.
 

Soul Lucille Show 199: Funk It Down


Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest set by John Sinclair with tunes by Kip Anderson, King Floyd, Nancy Wilson, Mfalme, Caesar Frazier, William De Vaughn, Infernal Blues Machine, Los Dinamicos Exciters, Danny Barker & Pud Brown, Professor Longhair, the Wild Magnolias, Brothers Johnson, Parliament, and The Sahara All Stars Of Jos.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FUNK IT DOWN
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 199
Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, August 14, 2016 [19360]
 
Kip Anderson: A Knife And A Fork
King Floyd: I Feel Like Dynamite
Nancy Wilson: Spinning Wheel
Mfalme: The Soul Thing
Caesar Frazier: Funk It Down
William De Vaughn: Be Thankful For What You’ve Got
Infernal Blues Machine: Adios Amigo
Los Dinamicos Exciters: Let Me Do My Thing
Danny Barker: Palm Court Strut
Professor Longhair: Ball The Wall
Wild Magnolias: Tootie Ma
Brothers Johnson: Brother Man
Parliament: Go For Yer Funk
The Sahara All Stars Of Jos: Take Your Soul
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio, Firenze
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2016, 2019 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.
 

Big City Blues Cruise 105: Let’s Get High


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 105 features music by Red Prysock, Brownie McGhee, Willie Johnson, Leo Baxter, Eddie Johnson & His Orchestra, Paul Perryman, Willie Mabon, Big Joe Turner, LaMelle Prince with the Maxwell Davis Orchestra, Son Seals, Calvin Bowes, Jimmy Liggins & His Drops of Joy, Ike Turner & the Kings of Rhythm, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Howling Wolf, Magic Sam, Albert Collins, Eddie Boyd, the Fabulous Thunderbirds, and Freddie Hall.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LET’S GET HIGH
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 105
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, August 8, 1982 [19359]
 
Red Prysock: Jumbo
Brownie McGhee: Having So Much Trouble
Willie Johnson: Love Me Til Dawn
Leo Baxter: No Longer Wanted
Eddie Johnson & His Orchestra: Sister Murphy
Paul Perryman: Just To Be Close To You
Willie Mabon: Would You Baby
Big Joe Turner: Lipstick Powder And Paint
LaMelle Prince with the Maxwell Davis Orchestra: Let’s Get High
Son Seals: Call My Job
Calvin Bowes: Safronia B.
Jimmy Liggins & His Drops of Joy: Drunk
Ike Turner & the Kings of Rhythm: Down And Out
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: What’d I Say
Howling Wolf: Forty Four
Magic Sam: I Got Papers On You Baby
Albert Collins: Caledonia
Eddie Boyd: Life Gets To Be A Burden
Fabulous Thunderbirds: You Ain’t Nothing But Fine
Freddie Hall: This Crooked World
Red Prysock: Jumbo
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
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, 2019 Tino Gross. Used with permission.
 

The Dr. Doo Wop Show 36: The Extreme Forest


Dr. Doo Wop starts off with some hip tunes by some unidentified artists and “Western Movies” by The Olympics and then unveils a long reading of his story called “My Mid-Life Crisis Was An X-Rated Soap Opera” from his book The Extreme Forest. James Brown closes the show as only he could.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
THE EXTREME FOREST
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 36
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, September 2, 1988 [19358]
 
[Unidentified Artist]: Headed For The Poorhouse
[Unidentified Artist]: The Biddy Leg
The Olympics: Western Movies
[Unidentified Artist]: Putty In Your Hands
William Levy Reads from The Extreme Forest with music added
James Brown: Get Up I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Wllliam Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Digital transfer from cassettes, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1988, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.
 

Sounds of Blue 195: Sky Dive


Bob Putignano is celebrating the birthdays of Stanley Turrentine, Freddie Hubbard, and George Benson by playing some of their CTI Records classics this week.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SKY DIVE
SOUNDS OF BLUE 195
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, March 5, 2019 [19357]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Stanley Turrentine: Sugar
Stanley Turrentine: Sunshine Alley
Stanley Turrentine: Gibralta
Freddie Hubbard: Sky Dive
Stanley Turrentine: Salt Song
Stanley Turrentine & Milt Jackson: Sister Sanctified
George Benson: Cast Your Fate to the Wind
Stanley Turrentine & Milt Jackson: Speedball

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 

The Groove Yard 26: Chitlins Con Carne


George Klein presents guitarist Kenny Burrell with Jimmy Smith, Barry Galbraith, John Coltrane, and as leader of his own bands, including a collaboration with Gil Evans’ orchestra.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CHITLINS CON CARNE
THE GROOVE YARD 26
George Klein, WEMU-FM. Ypsilanti, January 7, 1990 [19356]
 
Donald Byrd: Star Eyes
Jimmy Smith: All Day Long
Kenny Burrell & Barry Galbraith: It Don’t Mean a Thing
Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane: I Never Knew
Kenny Burrell: Well You Needn’t
Kenny Burrell: Broadway
Kenny Burrell: Saturday Night Blues
Kenny Burrell: Chitlins Con Carne
Kenny Burrell with the Gil Evans Orchestra: Loie
Kenny Burrell with the Gil Evans Orchestra: Greensleeves
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 26: Blues Up And Down


Leslie Keros is focusing on the blues side of jazz this morning with recordings by Stevie Ray Vaughan, the Deep Blue Organ Trio, Kenny Burrell, Mark “Mr. B” Braun, Zoot Sims, Ella Fitzgerald, the Legacy Band, Gene Ammons & Sonny Stitt, Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson, B. B. King, and T-Bone Walker.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLUES UP AND DOWN
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 26
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, December 28, 2011 [19355]

Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Deep Blue Organ Trio: You Haven’t Done Nothing
Teddy Edwards: Could You Forget
Kenny Burrell: Cheeta
Mark Braun: Hi Heel Sneakers
Zoot Sims: Summerset
Ella Fitzgerald: In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning
Legacy Band: Loving It, Loving It
Gene Ammons & Sonny Stitt: Blues Up and Down
Eddie Cleanhead Vinson: I’m in an Awful Mood
B. B. King: It’s a Great Great Pleasure
T Bone Walker: Strolling with Bone

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WHPK-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2014, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.