Big City Blues Cruise 88: Keep A-Knocking

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 88 features music by Red Prysock, Sonny Boy Williamson, Howling Wolf, B.B. King, Otis Rush, Bo Diddley, Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson, Elmore James, The Jacks, James Brown, Ruth Brown, Little Richard, and Koko Taylor.
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, June 13, 1982 [19121]
Red Prysock: Jumbo
Sonny Boy Williamson: In My Younger Days
Howling Wolf: You can’t Be Beat
B.B. King: Strange Things
Otis Rush: Three Times A Fool
Bo Diddley: Diddley Daddy
Bo Diddley: I’m Bad
Bo Diddley: She’s Fine, She’s Mine
Bo Diddley: Pretty Thing
Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Ashes On My Pillow
Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Kidney Stew
Elmore James: Coming Home
Elmore James: Cry For Me Baby
The Jacks: Why Don’t You Write Me
James Brown: Please Please Please
Ruth Brown: Five Ten Fifteen Hours
Little Richard: Keep A Knocking
Koko Taylor: Trying To Make A Living
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, 2019 Tino Gross. Used with permission.