Big City Blues Cruise 59: Who Is This Guy

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 59 features a long segment with the Detroit poet and writer Jim Gustafson and tunes by Red Prysock, Muddy Waters, Jimmy Smith, Sonny Stitt, The Coasters, Dr. John, Jimi Hendrix, The Moonglows, Lester Williams, and Lonnie Brooks.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WHO IS THIS GUY

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 59

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, 1991 [18389]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Muddy Waters: Hoochie Coochie Man

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Jimmy Smith: Back At The Chicken Shack >

Jim Gustafson: What Do You Do

Jim Gustafson: Who Is This Guy

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Sonny Stitt: [Instrumental] >

Jim Gustafson: The Story of My Life

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Muddy Waters: I’m Ready

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Sonny Stitt: [Instrumental] >

Jim Gustafson: The Map Is Not The Territory

The Coasters: Shopping For Clothes

Jim Gustafson Conversation with Martino D’ Lorenzo

Dr. John: Gris Gris Gumbo Ya Ya

Jimi Hendrix: Red House

The Moonglows: Ten Commandments Of Love

Lester Williams: I Can’t Lose With The Stuff I Use

Lonnie Brooks: Wound Up Tight

Red Prysock: Jumbo

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

 

© 1991, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.