Big City Blues Cruise 74: Okey Dokey Stomp

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 74 features music by Red Prysock, Little Walter, the Felix Gross Sextet, Brownie McGhee, Lucky Thompson, Buddy & Ella Johnson, Lowell Fulson, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, LaMelle Prince, an unidentified artist, Albert King, Sunnyland Slim & His Playboys, Jimmy Dawkins, Jimmy “T-99” Nelson, Robert Johnson, Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats, and Professor Longhair.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, August 22, 1982 [18599]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

Little Walter: Mellow Down Easy

Felix Gross Sextet: Leap Year Baby

Brownie McGhee: Gone, Baby, Gone

Lucky Thompson: Slam’s Mishap

Buddy & Ella Johnson: Gotta Go Upside Your Head

Lowell Fulson: Every Day I Have The Blues

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: Okey Dokey Stomp

LaMelle Prince: Haven’t Heard From My Baby

[Unidentified Artist]: Mean Mistreating Woman

Little Walter & His Jukes: Teen Age Beat

Lowell Fulson: It’s Your Fault Baby

Albert King: Born Under A Bad Sign

Sunnyland Slim & His Playboys: The Fore Day Bounce

Jimmy Dawkins: Chitlings Con Carne

Jimmy “T-99” Nelson: Great Big Hunk of Man

Robert Johnson: I Believe I’ll Dust My Broom

Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats: My Real Gone Rocket

Robert Johnson: Love In Vain

Professor Longhair: East St. Louis Baby

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.