Big City Blues Cruise 60: Tipping In

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 60 features music by Red Prysock, Professor Longhair, Elmore James, Slim Harpo, John Brim & His Gary Stompers, Johnny “Guitar” Watson, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, and A.C. Reed.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, 1988 [18403]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

Professor Longhair: Ball The Wall

Professor Longhair: Who’s Been Fooling You

Professor Longhair: Boogie Woogie

Professor Longhair: Longhair’s Blues Rhumba

Professor Longhair: Mardi Gras In New Orleans

Elmore James: Dust My Broom

Elmore James: Look On Yonder’s Wall

Elmore James: It Hurts Me Too

Slim Harpo: Raining In My Heart

Slim Harpo: Still Raining In My Heart

Slim Harpo: Late Last Night

Slim Harpo: Tipping In

John Brim & His Gary Stompers: Tough Times

Johnny “Guitar” Watson: Hot Little Mama

Johnny “Guitar” Watson: Those Lonely Lonely Nights

Johnny “Guitar” Watson: Oh Babe

Johnny “Guitar” Watson: I’m Gonna Hit That Highway

The Fabulous Thunderbirds: Meet Me In The Bottom

The Fabulous Thunderbirds: You Ain’t Nothing But Fine

A.C. Reed: I’m In The Wrong Business



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.