Blues & Roots 28: A Shoot From The Root

Episode 28 is a rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots program for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans on March 29, 1998 with blues music from New Orleans by Kenny Holliday, Jeremy Lyons, Cookie Gabriel with Lars Edegran, Kermit Ruffins & The Barbeque Swingers, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, Eddie Bo, Wallace Johnson, Chuck Carbo, Earl King, Professor Longhair, the Indians of The Nation, the Wild Magnolias, Walter “Wolman” Washington, and the Guardians of the Flame.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, March 29, 1998 [18384]


Little Walter: Juke

Kenny Holliday: You Call Everybody Sweetheart But Me

Jeremy Lyons: In the Night

Cookie Gabriel with Lars Edegran: Romance In The Dark

Kermit Ruffins & The Barbeque Swingers: St. James Infirmary

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: Gate Swings

Eddie Bo: A Shoot From The Root

Wallace Johnson: Don’t Make Me Beg

Chuck Carbo: I’d Rather Beg

Earl King: I’m Going Public

Professor Longhair: Big Chief

Indians of The Nation: Two-Way-Pak-E-Way

Wild Magnolias: Handa Wanda

Walter “Wolman” Washington: Trials And Tribulations

Guardians of the Flame: My Gang Is Leaving Now

Little Walter: Lights Out



Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Leni & Sunnny Sinclair


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