Big City Blues Cruise 34: Come Over Here

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 34 features music by Red Prysock, James Brown, Clyde McPhatter, Lula Reed, Elmore James, Bill Doggett, The Surfaris, The “5” Royales—all from the July 3 program—and Bobby Charles, Ernie K-Doe, Johnny Adams, Fats Domino, Elmore James, The Robins, The Chords, The Drifters, Roger & The Gypsies, and Baby Boy Warren from the November 20 episode with special guest John Sinclair.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, July 3 > November 20, 1983 [18039]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

James Brown: Come Over Here

Clyde McPhatter: Lover Please

Lula Reed: Going Back To Mexico

Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads

Elmore James: Coming On Home

Elmore James: The Sky Is Crying

Bill Doggett: Blue Largo

The Surfaris: Wipe Out

James Brown: I Can’t Help It, I Just Do Do Do

The “5” Royales: I Need Your Loving

Bobby Charles: Put Your Arms Around Me

Ernie K-Doe: Hello My Lover

Johnny Adams: I Won’t Cry

Fats Domino: Where Did You Stay

Elmore James: I See My Baby

Elmore James: Dust My Broom

The Robins: Smoky Joe’s Cafe

The Chords: Sh-Boom

The Drifters: Money Honey

Roger & The Gypsies: Pass The Hatchet

Baby Boy Warren: Taxi Driver

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


© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.