Big City Blues Cruise 67: Big Ten Inch Record

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 67 features music by Red Prysock, Wynonie Harris, Bull Moose Jackson, Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson, Frank “Cole Slaw” Culley, the Johnny Otis Show, Roomful of Blues, the Buddy Johnson Orchestra, Joe Houston, B.B. King, T-Bone Walker, Elmore James, Jimmy Witherspoon, and Roy Brown.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 14, 1982 [18501]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

Wynonie Harris: Loving Machine

Bull Moose Jackson: Big Ten Inch Record

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Kidney Stew

Frank “Cole Slaw” Culley: Cole Slaw

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson with the Johnny Otis Show: Clean Head Blues

Roomful of Blues: Two Bones And A Pick

Buddy Johnson Orchestra: Fine Brown Frame

Joe Houston: Time For The Blues

B.B. King: Sweet Little Angel

B.B. King: Baby Look At Me

B.B. King: Woke Up This Morning

T-Bone Walker: T-Bone Shuffle

Martino D’Lorenzo: Blues Nightmare

Elmore James: Dust My Broom

Wynonie Harris: Trembling

Jimmy Witherspoon: Failing By Degrees

Red Prysock: That’s The Groovy Thing

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Person To Person

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: My Big Brass Bed Is Gone

Roy Brown: Good Rocking Man

Red Prysock: Theme Music

Wynonie Harris: All She Wants To Do Is Rock



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


© 1982, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.