Big City Blues Cruise 101: Give It Up

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. Episode101 features music by Red Prysock, Eddie Burns, H-Bomb Ferguson, Sonny Boy Williamson, Sonny Parker, Dr. Ross, The Dizzy Dixon Quartet, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Chuck Berry, Freddie King, Willie Mabon, James Brown, James Cotton, and Ronnie Earl, all on behalf of the WEMU Fund drive.
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 10, 1982 [19303]
Red Prysock: Jumbo
Eddie Burns: Mean And Evil Baby
H-Bomb Ferguson: Give It Up
Sonny Boy Williamson: Help Me
Red Prysock: Handclapping
Sonny Parker: Money Ain’t Everything
Dr. Ross: 32-20
The Dizzy Dixon Quartet: Soup Line
Clarence Gatemouth Brown: Depression Blues
Chuck Berry: No Money Down
Freddie King: Some Other Day, Some Other Time
Ray Charles: Greenbacks
Willie Mabon: I’m Mad
James Brown: Please Please Please
James Cotton: Sweet Sixteen
Ronnie Earl: Walking And Crying
Ronnie Earl: Down In Guadaloupe
Ronnie Earl: Anna Mae
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, 2019 Tino Gross. Used with permission.