Red Rooster Lounge 385: Step It Up

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Brewer Phillips, Otis Rush, Gary Clark Jr., Little Johnny Taylor, Mitch Woods with Elvin Bishop, James “Blood” Ulmer, Terry Hanck, Grana Louise, Charles Ponder, Greg Martinez, Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager, Muddy Waters, the Paul Delay Band, and B.B. King.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STEP IT UP
RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 385
Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, January 1, 2018 [19730]
 
Harlem Nocturne Theme
Brewer Phillips: I’m Tore Down
Otis Rush: Gambler’s Blues
Gary Clark Jr.: If Trouble Was Money
Little Johnny Taylor: If You Love Me Like You Say
Mitch Woods with Elvin Bishop: Saturday Night Boogie Woogie Man
James “Blood” Ulmer: Evil
Terry Hanck: Howlin’ For My Darlin’
Grana Louise: Gonna Get’cha
Charles Ponder: Day Tripper
Greg Martinez: That Old Wind
Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager: I Can’t Be Satisfied
Muddy Waters: Trouble No More
Paul Delay Band: I Can’t Quit You No
B.B. King: Step It Up
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#292]
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2018, 2019 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 415: Reap What You Sow

Bruce Pingree is playing his first program of 2017 on New Year’s Day with seasonal music from Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, Women of the Calabash, Lightnin’ Hopkins, Paul Oscher, Alberta Hunter, Mary Harris, Billie Holiday, Roosevelt Sykes & St. Louis Jimmy, The Staples Singers, Pops Staples, Johnny Otis & Big Jay McNeely, Charles Brown, Curtis Salgado, Li’l Ed & The Blues Imperials, and Tinsley Ellis.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
REAP WHAT YOU SOW
THE BLUES SHOW 415
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 1, 2017 [19729]
 
Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters: As The Years Go Passing By
Women of the Calabash: Imani
Lightnin’ Hopkins: Happy New Year
Paul Oscher: New Year’s Blues
Alberta Hunter: You Gotta Reap What You Sow
Mary Harris: Happy New Year Blues
Billie Holiday: I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
Roosevelt Sykes & St. Louis Jimmy: Resolution Blues
The Staples Singers: Brand New Day
Pops Staples: Love On My Side
Johnny Otis & Big Jay McNeely: Happy New Year Baby
Charles Brown: Bringing On A Brand New Year
Curtis Salgado: Nothing In Particular, A Lirtle Bit Of Everything
Li’l Ed & The Blues Imperials: Deep In My Soul
Tinsley Ellis: In From The Cold
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH (#289)
Recorded by Joe McDonough
Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2017, 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 
 

Fly By Night 342: Maybe Logic

Steve Fly created this salute to Robert Anton Wilson and put it together with John Sinclair at Cafe The Zen in Amsterdam Oost, with musical selections from Alice Coltrane, John Sinclair & Beatnik Youth, Thelonious Monk & John Coltrane     At Carnegie Hall, Dr. John & The Lower 911, Ed Sanders, the Miles Davis Sextet, Louis Armstrong, Eddie Jefferson, John Coltrane & Duke Ellington, and Charlie Parker, with several contributions from Robert Anton Wilson himself.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MAYBE LOGIC
FLY BY NIGHT 342
Steve The Fly,Cafe The Zen, Amsterdam, January 11, 2012 [19728]
 
Alice Coltrane: Journey to Satchidananda
Robert Anton Wilson: New Tsarism            
John Sinclair & Beatnik Youth: Brilliant Corners    
Thelonious Monk & John Coltrane: Nutty
Dr. John & The Lower 911: Black Gold                
Robert Anton Wilson; Maybe Logic            
Ed Sanders: What If William Blake Had Gone To New Orleans?
Miles Davis Sextet: So What                      
Louis Armstrong: Black and Blue               
Robert Anton Wilson: TSOG Rising                      
Eddie Jefferson: Parker’s Mood
John Coltrane & Duke Ellington: In a Sentimental Mood
Charlie Parker: Confirmation
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve Fly & John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam (#05
Edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Sponsored by Café The Zen, Amsterdam
 
© 2012, 2019 Steve Pratt & The John Sinclair Foundation
 

John Sinclair Radio Show 839: Ool Ya Koo

Episode 839 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam’s Detroit headquarters in the Cass Corridor on Christmas Eve and aimed into the New Year as the first offering in our new RadioFreeAmsterdam.org
programming year of 2018 with music by Yusef Lateef, the Planet D Nonet featuring Keith Kaminski, Thelonious Monk, Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, Bettye Lavette, Billy Davis, Ras Kente, Robert Bradley, Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza, Aretha Franklin, Was (Not Was), Andre Williams, and Charlie Parker.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
OOL YA KOO
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 738
Cass Corridor, Detroit, December 24, 2017 [19727]
                 
Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Planet D featuring Keith Kaminski: Honey Dripper
Thelonious Monk: Thelonious
Ella Fitzgerald: When I Get Low I Get High
Dizzy Gillespie: Ool Ya Koo     
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: bags’ groove
Bettye Lavette: Right in the Middle
Billy Davis: Kings of Rock And Roll   
Ras Kente: I Need A Roof        
Robert Bradley: Picture Book
Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Sing Sing Sing   
Aretha Franklin: Dr. Feelgood
Was (Not Was): Go… Now!
Andre Williams: Do You Remember?
Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take That Away From Me
 
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 Sunny & Beyonce Sinclair and Joel Landy
 
© 2017, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Jazz Lunatique 257: Palm Court Strut

David Kunian is celebrating the birthday of Danny Barker and the Danny Barker Festival in New Orleans last month with this broadcast of his five-part series on Mr. Barker produced in 2009 for the Danny Barker Centennial, edited here into a single episode of Jazz Lunatique.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PALM COURT STRUT
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 257
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 10, 2017 [19726]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Danny Barker Radio Special, Part 1 >
Danny Barker Radio Special, Part 2 >
Danny Barker Radio Special, Part 3 >
Danny Barker Radio Special, Part 4 >
Danny Barker Radio Special, Part 5
Danny Barker & Pud Brown: Palm Court Strut
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans (#111)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 201, 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 

Crossroads 18: Mohawk Special

Music from Leslie Keros this morning by Stevie Ray Vaughn, Ken Chaney, Ari Brown, Mike Freeman, Cedar Walton, Donald Byrd, Don Byas, Phil Upchurch, Lee Morgan, and Charlie Parker with strings & voices.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
JIGSAW PUZZLE
CROSSROADS 18
WHPK-FM, Chicago, August 8, 2012 [19725]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Ken Chaney: Bronzeville Blooze
Ari Brown: Richard’s Tune
Mike Freeman: Jigsaw Puzzle
Cedar Walton: Bremond’s Blues
Donald Byrd: You’re Next
Don Byas: Mohawk Special
Phil Upchurch: Misty
Lee Morgan: The Sidewinder
Charlie Parker: Old Folks
 
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
 
© 2012, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 
 

The Soul Lucille Show 225: Tell Mama

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk with tunes by Etta James, Otis Redding, Eddie Bradford, The Meters, Junior Wells, Joe Tex, Laura Lee, Doris Duke, The Dramatics,
Family Tree featuring Sharon Brown, Shirley Scott, Little Beaver, Dobie Gray, Al Green, Albert King, and Johnny Pate.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TELL MAMA
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 225
Lucille DJ, controradio, Florence, Italy, October 19, 2015 [19724]
 
Etta James: Tell Mama
Otis Redding: Mr. Pitiful
Eddie Brafford: You Made Your Bed
The Meters: Chicken Strut
Junior Wells: Hey Lawdy Mama
Joe Tex: Give The Baby Anything The Baby Wants
Laura Lee: If You Can’t Beat Me Rockin’ (You Can Have My Chair)
Doris Duke: Woman Of The Ghetto
The Dramatics: The Devil Is Dope
Family Tree featuring Sharon Brown: Family Tree
Shirley Scott: Hanky’s Panky
Little Beaver: Money Vibrations
Dobie Gray: Drive On, Ride On
Al Green: I’m A Ram
Albert King: Breaking Up Somebody’s Home
Johnny Pate: You Can’t Even Walk in the Park
 
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
 
© 2015, 2019 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.
 

Big City Blues Cruise 131: Double Trouble

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 131 features music by Red Prysock, The Blues Brothers, Albert King, Professor Longhair, Big Mama Thornton: Hound Dog
J.B. Hutto & The Hawks, B.B. King, Otis Spann with Fleetwood Mac, Martino D’Lorenzo Conversation wih James McCarty, Jimmy Cotton, Jimmy Reed, Otis Rush, and a pair of unidentified selections.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DOUBLE TROUBLE
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 131
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, May 2, 1982 [19723]
 
Red Prysock: Jumbo
The Blues Brothers: Just Can’t Turn You Loose
The Blues Brothers: Hey Bartender
The Blues Brothers: Messing With The Kid
Albert King: Laundromat Blues
Professor Longhair: Whole Lotta Loving
Big Mama Thornton: Hound Dog
J.B. Hutto & The Hawks: Go On Little Schoolgirl
B.B. King: Hold That Trrain Conductor
Otis Spann with Fleetwood Mac: No More Dogging
Martino D’Lorenzo Conversation with James McCarty
Jimmy Cotton: Cotton Crop
Jimmy Reed: I’m-A Love You
Jimmy Reed: Hold Me Close
Otis Rush: Double Trouble
Otis Rush: Jump Sister Bessie
Martino D’Lorenzo Conversation with James McCarty
[Unidentified Selection]
[Unidentified Selection]
 
 
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 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.