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 009 features music by Red Prysock and an hour of tunes from the Motor City in the 1940s & ‘50s by John Lee Hooker, Eddie Burns, Doctor Ross, Todd Rhodes & His Orchestra, Little Willie John, Connie Allen, Dave Hamilton & The Peppers, Little Stevie Wonder, Robert Henry, Calvin Frazier with T.J. Fowler’s Orchestra, Andre Williams, and Boogie Woogie Red.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 9, 1982 [20416]

Red Prysock: Jumbo

John Lee Hooker: Boogie Chillen

Eddie Burns: The Thing To Do

Doctor Ross: The Industrial Boogie

Todd Rhodes & His Orchestra: The Chicken Strut

Eddie Burns: Mean And Evil Baby

Little Willie John: All Around The World

Connie Allen with the Todd Rhodes Orchestra: Rocket 69

Dave Hamilton & The Peppers: Cooter Bug

Little Stevie Wonder: Fingertips (Parts 1 & 2)

Robert Henry: Something’s Gone Wrong With My Loving Machine

Dr. Ross: 32-30

Todd Rhodes & His Orchestra: Bell Boy Boogie

Calvin Frazier with T.J. Fowler’s Orchestra: Little Baby Child

John Lee Hooker: I’m In The Mood For Love

Andre Williams: Pass The Biscuits Please

Todd Rhodes & His Orchestra: Pot Liquor

Eddie Burns: Don’t Be Messing With My Bread

Boogie Woogie Red: Blues For My Baby

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, 2020 Tino Gross. Used with permission.