Blues & Roots 45: Slide Me Down

Episode 45 in our Blues & Roots series with John Sinclair for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans at the turn of the century features music by Little Walter, Al Hibbler, L.C. McKinley, Ernest Cotton, Cowboy Jack Cooley, Harold Burrage, Johnny Adams, Champion Jack Dupree, Otis & Lucille Spann, and multiple cuts by both Smiley Lewis, and Roosevelt Sykes.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 29, 2000 [18621]


Little Walter: Juke

Al Hibbler: After The Lights Go Down Low

L.C. McKinley: Be My Companion

Ernest Cotton: Empty Bed

Cowboy Jack Cooley: I Could But I Ain’t

Harold Burrage: I Feel So Fine

Johnny Adams: One Foot In The Blues

Smiley Lewis: Slide Me Down

Smiley Lewis: Growing Old

Smiley Lewis: The Bells Are Ringing

Smiley Lewis: Gumbo Blues

Champion Jack Dupree: Dupree Special

Otis & Lucille Spann: Country Girl

Roosevelt Sykes: Fine And Brown

Roosevelt Sykes: Lucky Blues

Roosevelt Sykes: Something like That

Roosevelt Sykes: Security Blues

Roosevelt Sykes: The Four O’Clock Blues

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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