The Blues Show 312: Done Got Old

Bruce Pingree is playing blues this week by Paul Butterfield’s Better Days, Champion Jack Dupree, Bluesiana Triangle, W.C. Clarke, Johnny Ace, Junior Kimbrough, Buster Benton, Chicago Bob Nelson, Irma Thomas, the Treme Brass Band, and some artists yet to be identified.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DONE GOT OLD

THE BLUES SHOW 312

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 20, 2017 [BPBS-0312]

 

Paul Butterfield’s Better Days: Buried Alive In The Blues

Champion Jack Dupree: Give Me Flowers While I’m Living

Bluesiana Triangle: Life’s A One Way Ticket

W.C. Clarke: Ain’t It Funny How Time Slips Away

Johnny Ace: The Clock

Junior Kimbrough: Done Got Old

Buster Benton: Born With The Blues

Chicago Bob Nelson: Retirement Plan

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{Unidentified Artist]: {Unidentified Selection]

Irma Thomas: Time Is On My Side

{Unidentified Artist]: Done with the Troubles of the World

Treme Brass Band: Just A Closer Walk With Thee

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH

Recorded by Joe McDonough

Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Fly By Night 238: Dig On It

Steve The Fly is digging deep this week into an hour of music by Sunnyland Slim, Little Walter, Eddie Bo, Michael Longo, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, Screaming Jay Hawkins, The Spaniels, the Gil Evans Orchestra, Sonny Rollins-Dizzy Gillespie-Sonny Stitt, Jimmy McGriff, and King Tubby.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DIG ON IT

FLY BY NIGHT 238

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, June 26, 2014 [SFBN-0068]

 

Sunnyland Slim: I Done You Wrong

Little Walter: Just Your Fool

Eddie Bo: Hey Mama Here Comes The Preacher

Michael Longo: Samia

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Advice to Medics

Screaming Jay Hawkins: All Night

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: And Otherness

The Spaniels: Baby Its You

Gil Evans: Barry’s Tune

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: China Gates

Sonny Rollins-Dizzy Gillespie-Sonny Stitt: The Eternal Triangle

Jimmy McGriff: Dig On It

King Tubby: Dreadlocks Dub

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2014, 2017 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 734: Troubled Shoes

Episode 734 is coming from the Detroit headquarters of Radio Free Amsterdam at 55 Peterboro in the Cass Corridor with an opening salvo from the new album by pianists Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza, a cut by the Planet D Nonet from their album A Salute To Strayhorn, four more cuts from the brand new album by singer Robert Bradley called Down In The Bend, produced by Tino Gross for Funky D Records, and a series of selections from the great new self-titled Billy Davis album on Jett Plastic Records.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

TROUBLED SHOES

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 734

Cass Corridor, Detroit, November 30, 2017 [20-1749]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology with John Sinclair Intro

Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Suitcase

Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Sing Sing Sing

Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Yancy Strut

Planet D Nonet: I’m Taking Off Goom Bye

Robert Bradley: Down In The Bend

Robert Bradley: Morning Comes The Night

Robert Bradley: Share My Dream

Robert Bradley: God’s Creation

Billy Davis: Going To The Crossroads

Billy Davis: Got A Mind To Ramble

Billy Davis: I Come A-Crawling

Billy Davis: Your One And Only Man

Billy Davis: Troubled Shoes

Billy Davis: Keep On Dreaming

Charlie Parker; They Can’t Take That Away From Me

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Bob Baldori, Tino Gross, Sunnny & Beyonce Sinclair, and Gary & Jared Koral of Jett Plastic Records

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Jazz Lunatique 153: Them That Got

David Kunian is playing music this week by the Egg Yolk Jubilee, Miles Mosely, Ray Charles, The Organic Trio, Jason Isbell, Steve Earle, Ani DeFranco, Bruce Springsteen,

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THEM THAT GOT

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 153

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, September 26, 2017 [DKJL-0153]

 

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Miles Mosely: Shadow Of A Doubt

Ray Charles: Them That Got

The Organic Trio: The Place Is Now

Jason Isbell: Hope The High Road

Steve Earle: Fixing To Die

Ani DeFranco: Outta Me, Onto You

Bruce Springsteen: Reason To Believe

Jon Cleary: Unnecessarily Mercenary

Noah Preminger: Give Me Love, Give Me Peace On Earth

Ray Charles: America The Beautiful

John Coltrane: India

John Coltrane: After The Rain

 

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

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 David Kunian. Used with permission.

 

Mood Indigo 57: Sporting Crowd

Leslie Keros is honoring the work of the recently departed drummer and singer Grady Tate with selections by Grady with Jimmy Smith, Wes Montgomery, and on his own, plus salutes to Art Blakey and Billy Higgins on their October 11th birthdays and added cuts by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Corey Reeds, Oscar Peterson, Eddie Harris, Katherine Russell, Russell Malone, and Benny Green.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SPORTING CROWD

MOOD INDIGO 57

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, October 11, 2017 [LKMI-0057]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Jimmy Smith: The Cat

Grady Tate: Work Song

Wes Montgomery: Tequila

Corey Reeds: Imagination

Oscar Peterson: Tin Tin Deo

Eddie Harris: Freedom Jazz Dance

Katherine Russell: Romance In The Dark

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers: Sporting Crowd

Russell Malone: Theme from Chico &The Man

Benny Green: Inez Blues

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Party Train 12: Come To Mama

Detroit’s own Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Royal Oak, where she’s playing music in Episode 12 by Tino Gross, Wilson Pickett, Ann Peebles, Robert Parker, The Dixie Cups, Monica, Cornell Dupree, Stevie Wonder, Linda Lewis, Al Green, Irma Thomas, Little Freddie King, Sandi & Matues, The Falcons, Sly & Family Stone, the Howling Diablos, and James Andrews.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

COME TO MAMA

PARTY TRAIN 12

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, June 10, 2016 [LLPT-0012]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Wilson Pickett: She’s Lookin’ Good

Ann Peebles: Come To Mama

Robert Parker: All Night Long

The Dixie Cups: Two-Way-Poc-A-Way

Rufus Thomas: Do The Funky Chicken

Monica: Chauffeur

Cornell Dupree: Teasin’

Stevie Wonder: Living For The City

Linda Lewis: Sideway Shuffle

Al Green: I Feel Like Goin’ On

Irma Thomas: Hip Shakin’ Mama

Little Freddie King: Hot Fingers

Cheryl Johnson: It’s Not Too Late

Sandi & Matues: The World (Part 1)

[The Falcons: You’re On My Mind

Sly & Family Stone: Everybody Is A Star

Howling Diablos: Funky Parade

James Andrews: New Love Thing

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Linda Lexy for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Linda Lexy & Tino Gross at Funky D Studios, Detroit

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

 

Big City Blues Cruise 27: Orange Driver

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 28 features music by Red Prysock, Sonny Boy Williamson, Otis Rush, Eddie Burns, Red Prysock, Little Walter, Little Eddie Hurt & the Five Dollars. Lightning Hopkins, Jimmy Smith, Buddy Guy, Freddie King. H-Bomb Ferguson, The “5” Royales, Frankie Lee Sims, Little Junior Parker, Roy Milton & His Solid Senders, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, and Walter Hamilton.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ORANGE DRIVER
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 27
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, February 14, 1982 [BCBC-0027]

Red Prysock: Jumbo
Sonny Boy Williamson: Your Imagination
Otis Rush: Sit Down Baby
Eddie Burns: Orange Driver
Red Prysock: Getting Frantic
Little Walter: It Ain’t Right
Little Eddie Hurt & the Five Dollars: How To Do The Bacon Fat
Lightning Hopkins: Glory Be
Jimmy Smith: Jumping The Blues
Buddy Guy: Sweet Little Angel
Freddie King: She Put The Whammy On Me
Freddie King: Some Other Day, Some Other Time
H-Bomb Ferguson: Good Loving
The “5” Royales: I Like It Like That
Frankie Lee Sims: What Will Lucy Do
Little Junior Parker: That’s All Right
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders: Hop Skip And Jump
Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: Depression Blues
Walter Hamilton: Sherry Blues
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
Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 1982, 2017 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

The Soul Lucille Show 121: Groovin’ Hard

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest spot by John Sinclair with tunes by James Brown, the 5 Spiritual Tones, B.T. Express, Bill Withers, Esther Phillips, Isaac Hayes, Delegation, Smiley Lewis, Bobby Marchan & The Clowns, Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders, Lynn Collins, Ultrafunk, Don Downing, the Jimmy Castor Bunch, Fontella Bass, and Buddy Rich.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GROOVIN’ HARD

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 121

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, November 28, 2017 [DLSL-0121]

 

James Brown: I Got The Feeling

5 Spiritual Tones: Bad Situation

B.T. Express: Put It In (In The Pocket)

Bill Withers: Who Is He (And What Is He To You)

Esther Phillips: Just Say Goodbye

Isaac Hayes: Theme From Shaft

Delegation: Sho Nuff Sold On You

Smiley Lewis: I Hear You Knocking

Bobby Marchan & The Clowns: You Can’t Stop Her

Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: When It’s Gone, It’s Gone

Lynn Collins: Take Me Just As I Am

Ultrafunk: Sweet F.A.

Don Downing: Dreamworld

Jimmy Castor Bunch: You Better Be Good (Or The Devil Gon’ Getcha)

Fontella Bass: I’m A Woman

Buddy Rich: Grooving Hard

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Firenze

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2017 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.