Big City Blues Cruise 27: Orange Driver

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 28 features music by Red Prysock, Sonny Boy Williamson, Otis Rush, Eddie Burns, Red Prysock, Little Walter, Little Eddie Hurt & the Five Dollars. Lightning Hopkins, Jimmy Smith, Buddy Guy, Freddie King. H-Bomb Ferguson, The “5” Royales, Frankie Lee Sims, Little Junior Parker, Roy Milton & His Solid Senders, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, and Walter Hamilton.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, February 14, 1982 [BCBC-0027]

Red Prysock: Jumbo
Sonny Boy Williamson: Your Imagination
Otis Rush: Sit Down Baby
Eddie Burns: Orange Driver
Red Prysock: Getting Frantic
Little Walter: It Ain’t Right
Little Eddie Hurt & the Five Dollars: How To Do The Bacon Fat
Lightning Hopkins: Glory Be
Jimmy Smith: Jumping The Blues
Buddy Guy: Sweet Little Angel
Freddie King: She Put The Whammy On Me
Freddie King: Some Other Day, Some Other Time
H-Bomb Ferguson: Good Loving
The “5” Royales: I Like It Like That
Frankie Lee Sims: What Will Lucy Do
Little Junior Parker: That’s All Right
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders: Hop Skip And Jump
Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: Depression Blues
Walter Hamilton: Sherry Blues
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
Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 1982, 2017 Tino Gross. Used with permission.