Jazz Lunatique 265: The Eternal Sphinx

David Kunian is offering a new combination of Sun Ra’s annual New Year’s concert and the opening salvo of Carnival music for 2020 with cuts by Sun Ra & His Arkestra, King James & The Special Men, the Astro Infinity Arkestra, the Wld Magnolias, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, and the Golden Eagles.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
THE ETERNAL SPHINX
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 265
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 7, 2020 [20108]
 
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Space Is The Place
King James & The Special Men: The 9th Ward Blues
Sun Ra & His: Somebody Else’s World
Wld Magnolias: Ho Na Nae
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Blues For Planet Mars
Wild Magnolias: New Suit
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Sunset OnThe River Nile
Wild Tchoupitoulas: Hey Mama
Wild Magnolias: Handa Wanda
Golden Eagles: Indian Red
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Lullaby For Realville
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: The Eternal Sphinx
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 
 
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Space Is The Place
 
 
Sun Ra & His Intergalactic Research Arkestra: Outer Space
Sun Ra & His Intergalactic Arkestra: It’s After The End of the World
 

Crossroads 26: Recorda-Me

Leslie Keros is back from 2012 with an hour of music by Stevie Ray Vaughn, Wycliffe Gordon, Bill Evans, Freddie Hubbard, Lewis Nash Quintet, Toshiko Akiyoshi Trio, Elias Haslanger, and Nat Adderley.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
RECORDA-ME
CROSSROADS 26
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, September 19, 2012 [20107]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Wycliffe Gordon: Recorda-Me
Bill Evans: Gone with the Wind
Freddie Hubbard: Red Clay
Lewis Nash Quintet: Eronel
Toshiko Akiyoshi Trio: Swinging ’Til the Girls Come Home
Elias Haslanger: Church on Monday
Nat Adderley: Porky
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WHPK-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2012, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 

Soul Lucille Show 233: Temperature Rising

Lucille DJ is back on the air straight outta Copenhagen with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk with tunes by Rudy Lambert, Nina Simone, The Mar-Keys, James Brown, Ernie K-Doe, General Johnson, Don Julian, Dick Jordan, Lou Rawls, Marlena Shaw, Eddie Harris, The Two Things In One, Booker T. & The MG’s, Jimmy Hughes, and Osibisa.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TEMPERATURE RISIN’
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 233
Lucille DJ, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 23, 2015 [20106]
 
Rudy Lambert: Love
Nina Simone: Work Song
The Mar-Keys: The Dribble
James Brown: Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved
Ernie K-Doe: Here Come The Girls
General Johnson: Temperature Rising (And Let Me Off)
Don Julian: Lay It on Your Head
Dick Jordan: I Want Her Back
Lou Rawls: Dead End Street
Marlena Shaw: Mercy Mercy Mercy
Eddie Harris: Listen Here
The Two Things In One: Over Dose
Booker T. & The MG’s: Chicken Pot
Jimmy Hughes: Neighbor, Neighbor
Osibisa: Sunshine Day
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Florence, Italy (#21)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2015, 2020 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.
 

Big City Blues Cruise 139: Keep On Churning

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 Ypsilant. Episode 139 features music by Red Prysock, Fluffy Hunter, Wynonie Harris, T-Bone Walker, James Cotton Band, B.B. King, Little Milton, Chuck Berry, Lonnie Brooks, Sonny Boy Williamson, and a trio of unidentified artists.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
KEEP ON CHURNING
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 139
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, January 26, 1986 [20105]
 
Red Prysock: Jumbo
Fluffy Hunter: The Walking Blues
Wynonie Harris: Keep On Churning
T-Bone Walker: Alimony Blues
[Unidentified Artist]: [Unidentified Selection]
James Cotton Band: Answer To Your Letter
B.B. King: You’re Losing Me
B.B. King: You’re No Good
Little Milton: Married Woman
Little Milton: Eight Men And Eight Women
Chuck Berry: Reeling And Rocking
Lonnie Brooks: I Been Wound Up Tight
Sonny Boy Williamson: Don’t Start Me To Talking
Sonny Boy Williamson: I Don’t Know
[Unidentified Artist]: Take The A Train
[Unidentified Artist]: [Unidentified Selection]
Red Prysock: Jumbo
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
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
 
© 2020 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

Sounds of Blue 229: One Last Shot

Bob Putignano has it going on in Episode 229 with music by Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg, Chris Cain, Humble Pie, and Steve Cropper with Pops Staples & Albert King.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ONE LAST SHOT
SOUNDS OF BLUE 229
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, November 27, 2019 [20104]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg: One Last Shot
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg: Lido Shuffle
Chris Cain: My Nest Is Still Warm
Humble Pie: Hallelujah (I Love Her So)
Chris Cain: Good Evening Baby
Steve Cropper-Pops Staples-Albert King: What’d I Say
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg:  Runnin’ Blue
Chris Cain: Helping Hand
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 216)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 218)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 
 
 

Face The Music 59: Plain Dirt

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with a program of music by  McKinney’s Cotton Pickers, Muggsy Spanier’s Ragtime Band, Sam Wooding’s Chocolate Dandies, Fats Waller & his Rhythm, the John Kirby Sextet, Fats Waller, Moore’s Spiritual Singers, Blind Willie Johnson, Charley Patton, Arthur Crudup, John Lee Hooker, Jim Jackson & Friends, Joe Turner with Albert Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis & Pete Johnson, Paul Howard’s Quality Serenaders, Fats Waller & his Rhythm, Albert Ammons, Joe Morris featuring Elmo Hope & Johnny Griffin, Dizzy Gillespie & his Orchestra with Joe Carroll & Yusef Lateef.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PLAIN DIRT
FACE THE MUSIC 59
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, December 26, 2019 [20103]
 
McKinney’s Cotton Pickers: Plain Dirt
Muggsy Spanier’s Ragtime Band: Bluing the Blues
Sam Wooding’s Chocolate Dandies: Tiger Rag
Fats Waller & his Rhythm: Hold Tight
John Kirby Sextet: The Little Brown Jug
Fats Waller: O Dem Golden Slippers
Moore’s Spiritual Singers: Satan
Blind Willie Johnson: You’ll Need Somebody On Your Bond
Charley Patton: Shake It and Break It {But Don’t Let It Fall Mama}
Arthur Crudup: Shout Sister Shout
John Lee Hooker: 609 Boogie
Jim Jackson & Friends: Jim Jackson’s Jamboree
Joe Turner with Albert Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis & Pete Johnson: Cafe Society Rag
Fats Waller: Piccadilly
Paul Howard’s Quality Serenaders featuring Lionel Hampton: Stuff
Fats Waller & his Rhythm: Tain’t What You Do
Albert Ammons: Changes in Boogie Woogie
Joe Morris featuring Elmo Hope & Johnny Griffin: Portia’s Boogie
Dizzy Gillespie & his Orchestra with Joe Carroll & Yusef Lateef: Jump Did-Le-Ba

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by arwulf arwulf for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by arwulf arwulf at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclar
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
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© 2020 arwulf arwulf. Used with permission.
 
 

The Groove Yard 60: Hampton’s Pulpit

George Klein presents a special recording session designed to capture the feeling of a live performance. No outtakes, second takes, editing or playbacks are utilized, and the tunes were presented on LP in the order they were played. Recorded for Contemporary Records, Nov. 12 and into Nov. 13, 1956, and released on 3 LPs titled All Night Session, Volumes 1-3, with Hampton Hawes, piano; Jim Hall, guitar; Red Mitchell, bass; and Bruz Freeman, drums.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HAMPTON’S PULPIT
THE GROOVE YARD 60
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, May 6, 1990 [20102]
 
Hampton Hawes: Grooving High
Hampton Hawes: Hampton’s Pulpit
Hampton Hawes: I’ll Remember April
Hampton Hawes: I Should Care
Hampton Hawes: Blue N Boogie
Hampton Hawes: Blues No. 3
Hampton Hawes: Blues No. 4
 
A jOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1990, 2020 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 60: Shivers

Leslie Keros is playing great music this week from 2012 by Herbie Hancock, P.J. Perry & Bill Mays, Billie Holiday, the Benny Goodman Sextet, the Fat Babies, Donald Byrd, Sean Jones. The Manhattan School of Music Jazz Philharmonic Orchestra, Lenore Raphael, and Steve Kaldestad with the Mike LeDonne Trio
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SHIVERS
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 60
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, November 22, 2012 [20101]
 
Herbie Hancock: Empyrean Isle
P.J. Perry & Bill Mays: East of the Sun
Billie Holiday: Georgia On My Mind
Benny Goodman Sextet: Shivers
The Fat Babies: Edna
Donald Byrd & Pepper Adams: Chant
Sean Jones: I Don’t Give A Damn Blues
Manhattan School of Music Jazz Philharmonic Orchestra: Lined Bug
Lenore Raphael: Tricotism
Steve Kaldestad and the Mike LeDonne Trio: The Meaning of the Blues
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WHPK-FM, Chicago (#5)
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2012, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.