Roots & Branches 56: Ain’t We Got Fun

This week’s Destination Out program is the first half of the final episode of the series that appeared on WDET-FM in Detroit over many years and presents music by Trixie Smith with Sidney Bechet, Griot Galaxy, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Nancy Wilson, David Murray Big Band with Joel “The Master Whistler” Brandon, Michele Petrucciani, Fats Waller, Gerald Cleaver, Jason Kow Hung, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, Rob Schwimmer, and Muhal Richard Abrams.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
AIN’T WE GOT FUN
ROOTS & BRANCHES 56
Kim Heron, WDET-FM, Detroit, April 11, 2007 [19396]
 
Trixie Smith: Ain’t We Got Fun
Griot Galaxy: [Unidentified Selection]
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Search for the Reason Why
Nancy Wilson: Color and Light
David Murray Big Band with Joel “The Master Whistler” Brandon: Paul Gonsalves
Michele Petrucciani: Whistling Along
Fats Waller: I Love To Whistle
Gerald Cleaver: Chinese Radio
Jason Kow Hung: Parallel Meditations
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Love In Outer Space
Rob Schwimmer: Ostinato
Muhal Richard Abrams: Tribute to Julius Hemphill & Don Pullen
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by W. Kim Heron for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by W. Kim Heron at WDET-FM, Detroit
Digital airchecks recorded by Joe Peter
Post-production, editing, & annotation by John Sinclair at Studio Oost, Amsterdam, July 13, 2011
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to W. Kim Heron, Joe Peter, Dr. Tim & Steve The Fly
 
© 2007, 2019 W. Kim Heron. Used with permission.
 

Blues & Roots 80: Blues Tripper

Episode 80 is featuring music by Little Walter, June Yamagichi, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, Johnny Adams, Walter Wolfman Washington, Kermit Ruffins, Little Freddie King, Olu Dara, Johnny Bassett, an unidentified artist, The Butler Twins, and Joe Weaver.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLUES TRIPPER
BLUES & ROOTS 80
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, 2001 [19395]
        
Little Walter: Juke
June Yamagichi: Blues Tripper
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: We Just Change The Beat
Johnny Adams: Walking On A Tight Rope
Walter Wolfman Washington: He Will See Us Through
Kermit Ruffins: Black And Blue
Little Freddie King: Walk In My Shoes
Olu Dara: I See The Light
Johnny Bassett: Double Dealing
[Unidentified Artist]: Talk To Me
The Butler Twins: Going Down To The Juke Joint
Joe Weaver: It Hurts So Bad
Little Walter: Lights Out
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Leni & Sunnny Sinclair
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation