JAZZ LUNATIQUE 313 – GONZO

David Kunian is contnuing his annual celebration of the birth of James Carroll Booker III in 2014 with filmmaker Lily Keeber, director of the recent James Booker documentary, using Duke Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite as background music in honor of the holidays, and playing recordings by James Booker in solo performance, with his own bands, and backing up Lars Edegran, Little Richard, Art Neville, and Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns with Mack Rebennack, and a live BBC recording of “Gonzo.”

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GONZO

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 313

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 16, 2014 [21118]

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James Booker: Desitively Bonaroo > Right Place Wrong Time

James Booker with Lars Edegran: Wining Boy Blues

Art Neville: Please Don’t Leave Me

James Booker: Pixie

James Booker: [Beautiful Melancholy Tune]

James Booker: Gonzo

Little Richard with James Booker: Call My Name

James Booker: Maple Leaf Medley

Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: Rock & Roll Santa Claus

James Booker: Life > One Helluva Nerve

James Booker: Angel Eyes

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans (#08)

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2014, 2021 David Kunian. Used with permission.