Big City Blues Cruise 68: Rock Me Baby

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 68 features music by Red Prysock, Wynonie Harris, Gene Phillips & The Rhythm Rockers, Roy Brown, B.B. King, Elmore James, T-Bone Walker, The Blues Brothers, Bobby “Blue” Bland, and Ray Charles.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 14, 1982 [18515]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

Wynonie Harris: All She Wants To Do Is Rock

Gene Phillips & The Rhythm Rockers: Rock Bottom Blues

Roy Brown: Beautician Blues

B.B. King: Sweet Sixteen

B.B. King: Three O’Clock In The Morning

B.B. King: Rock Me Baby

Martino D’Lorenzo: Tarzan Blues Nightmare

Elmore James: Dust My Blues

T-Bone Walker: Papa Ain’t Salty

Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads

Red Prysock: Little Jamie

The Blues Brothers: Shotgun Blues

Bobby “Blue” Bland: It’s My Life Baby

Ray Charles: Outskirts Of Town

Wynonie Harris: Drinking Blues

Gene Phillips & The Rhythm Rockers: Big Legs

Wynonie Harris: Here Comes The Night

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


© 1982, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.