Big City Blues Cruise 26: Talk To me Baby

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 26 features music by Red Prysock, Jessie Hill, Fats Domino, Professor Longhair, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Jimmy Rogers, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Walter Brennan, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, Jerry Lee Lewis, Elmore James, The Flamingos, Joe Williams & The Count Basie Orchestra, The Rivingtons, Little Walter, and B.B. King.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, November 13, 1983 [BCBC-0026]

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Jessie Hill: Ooh Poo Pah Doo

Fats Domino: Ain’t It A Shame

Professor Longhair: Mardi Gras In New Orleans

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Rough Dried Woman

Jimmy Rogers: Blues Leave Me Alone

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Coming Around The Mountain

Walter Brennan: Old Rivers

Buddy Guy: First Time I Met The Blues

Otis Rush: Three Times A Fool

Jerry Lee Lewis: High School Confidential

Elmore James: Talk To Me Baby

Elmore James: I Believe

The Flamingos: Golden Teardrops

Joe Williams & The Count Basie Orchestra: Just A Dream

Joe Williams & The Count Basie Orchestra: Cherry Red

The Rivingtons: Papa Ooh Mow Mow

Little Walter: Temperature

B.B. King: What Happened

Red Prysock: Jumbo


Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martino D’Lorenzo at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 1983, 2017 Tino Gross. Used with permission.