Mood Indigo 76: The Contender

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Kenny Barron & Dave Holland, Sam Burckhardt, Barkin’ Bill, Anton Schwartz, Randy Napoleon, Horace Silver, Steve Gadd, Keith Oxman, the Kenny Garrett Quintet, Rachael Price, and Russell Malone.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE CONTENDER

MOOD INDIGO 76

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, March 22, 2017 [18204]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Kenny Barron & Dave Holland: Segment

Sam Burckhardt: Dogging with Doggett

Barkin’ Bill: No Rollin’ Blues

Anton Schwartz: The Contender

Randy Napoleon: Isfahan

Horace Silver: Serenade to a Soul Sister

Steve Gadd: Watching the River Flow

Keith Oxman: Brother William

Kenny Garrett Quintet: Calypso Chant

Rachael Price: The Trolley Song

Russell Malone: Amsterdam after Dark

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Beyond The Groove Yard 224: Don’t Stop The Groove

George Klein presents further explorations of music from Detroit and around Michigan, including Celebrando, Dennis Tini, Russ Miller, Mr. B, the Bird of Paradise Orchestra, Lyman Woodard, Pete Siers, Los Gatos, Charles Boles, and the Sun Sounds Orchestra.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DON’T STOP THE GROOVE

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 224

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, February 15, 2018 [18203]

 

Celebrando: Street Dance

Dennis Tini-Russ Miller: Baroque Suite Overture

Mr. B & The Bird of Paradise Orchestra: B’s Boogie Woogie

Lyman Woodard Trio: If I Were a Bell

Pete Siers Quartet: Luny Tune

Lyman Woodard Organization: Don’t Stop the Groove

Los Gatos: Pancho’s Seis por Ocho

Charles Boles Quinter: Cinco y Cinco

Sun Sounds Orchestra: Special Branch

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 George Klein. Used with permission.

 

Blues & Roots 15: In The Open

Episode 15 of our Blues & Roots rebroadcast series with John Sinclair on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans features blues by Little Walter, R.L. Burnside, Tami Lynn, The Moonglows, Johnny Copeland, Harmonica Sllm:, J.J. Malone, Johnnie Bassett, Sonny Rhodes, Black Mike Henderson, Bernard Allison, Sanging Clarence, and Big Al Dupree.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

IN THE OPEN

BLUES & ROOTS 15

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, November 16, 1997 [18202]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

R.L. Burnside: Highway 7

Tami Lynn: Mojo Hannah

The Moonglows: Sincerely

Johnny Copeland: Cut Off My Right Arm

Harmonica Sllm: That Woman Around My Door

J.J. Malone: Black Nights

Johnnie Bassett: Cold Winter Morning

Sonny Rhodes: I Can’t Get Enough

Black Mike Henderson: Homesick

Bernard Allison: In The Open

Sanging Clarence: Have Your Cake And Eat It Too

Big Al Dupree: Postiive Thinking

Little Walter: Lights Out with John Sinclair Outro

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

 

© 1997, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Highway 61 Blues 34: They’re Red Hot

Scott Barretta spotlights the Robert Johnson Blues Trail Marker in MississippI for this week’s episode of Highway 61 with music by Robert Johnson, Son House, Cousin Leroy, Peetie Wheatstraw, Leroy Carr, Robert Lockwood Jr, Johnny Shines, Lonnie Pitchford, and Cassandra Wilson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THEY’RE RED HOT

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 34

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, March 1, 2008 [18201]

 

Robert Johnson: Kind Hearted Woman Blues

Robert Johnson: Stop Breaking Down Blues

Son House: My Black Mama

Robert Johnson: Walking Blues

Robert Johnson: Hellhound On My Trail

Robert Johnson: Me And The Devil Blues

Robert Johnson: Cross Road Blues

Cousin Leroy: Crosssroads

Peetie Wheatstraw: King of Spades

Robert Johnson: Little Queen of Spades

Leroy Carr: When the Sun Goes Down

Robert Johnson: Love In Vain Blues

Robert Johnson: They’re Red Hot

Robert Johnson: Terraplane Blues

Robert Lockwood Jr: Dust My Broom

Johnny Shines: Rambling On My Mind

Lonnie Pitchford: Last Fair Deal Gone Down

Lonnie Pitchford: If I Had Possession Over Judgment Day

Robert Johnson: Sweet Home Chicago

Cassandra Wilson: They’re Red Hot

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amstredam

Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at the University of Mississippi

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2008, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 299: Second Chance

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by T-Bone Walker, Marcia Ball, Phil Guy, Jackie Washington, Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Snowy White, Lonnie Mack, Wee Willie Walker, John Mayall with Mick Taylor, and Ry Cooder.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SECOND CHANCE

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 299

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, February 19, 2018 [18200]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

T-Bone Walker: Tell Me What’s The Reason

Marcia Ball: Hot Tamale Baby

Phil Guy: Love Light

Jackie Washington: Time Will Tell You

Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm: I’m With You

Stevie Ray Vaughan: Life Without You

Snowy White: Little Wing

Lonnie Mack: Stop

Wee Willie Walker: Second Chance

John Mayall with Mick Taylor: Oh, Pretty Woman

Ry Cooder: Dark Was The Night

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1668]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 330: My Time Is Expensive

Bruce Pingree is playing great blues this week for the WUNH-FM Fund Drive with cuts by Big John & The Buzzards, The Five Scamps, Annie Laurie, Big Maybelle, Guitar Slim, Detroit Junior, Brewer Phillips, Charlie Wood & the New Memphis Underground, Little Walter, Little Milton, Mud Morganfield with Kim Wilson, J.J. Malone, Billy Boy Arnold, and Muddy Waters.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MY TIME IS EXPENSIVE

THE BLUES SHOW 330

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, November 12, 2017 [18199]

 

Big John & The Buzzards: Your Cash Ain’t Nothng But Trash

The Five Scamps: Chicken Shack Boogie

Annie Laurie: Stop Talking and Start Walking

Big Maybelle: I’m Getting Along Alright

Guitar Slim: My Time Is Expensive

Detroit Junior: Too Poor

Brewer Phillips: Whole Lot of Love

Charlie Wood & the New Memphis Underground: Don’t Let The Money Get Funny

Little Walter: Dead Presidents

Little Milton: We’re Gonna Make It

Mud Morganfield with Kim Wilson: I Love The Life I Live

J.J. Malone: Let’s Make It Funky

Billy Boy Arnold: Squeeze Me Tight

Muddy Waters: Long Distance Call

Muddy Waters: Got My Mojo Working (Part 2)

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

Fly By Night 256: Chase The Devil

Steve The Fly is playing music in Episode 256 by Max Romeo, Lee Scratch Perry, Guppy Ranks, King Tubby, Nina Simone, Ray Charles, Ella Fitzgerald, The Gordons & The Hank Jones Trio, the Rebirth Brass Band featuring Lenny Kravitz, Rasheed Chappell, Lauryn Hil, Fat Freddy’s Drop, and Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CHASE THE DEVIL

FLY BY NIGHT 256

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, March 25, 2018 [18198]

 

Max Romeo: Chase The Devil

Lee Scratch Perry: Dub Revolution (Part 1)

Guppy Ranks: Mountain Top
King Tubby: Tribal War Dub
Nina Simone: By Baby Just Cares For Me

Ray Charles: Let The Good Times Roll
Ella Fitzgerald: Let’s Face The Music

The Gordons & The Hank Jones Trio: Bebopper

Rebirth Brass Band featuring Lenny Kravitz: Whole Lotta Lovin

Rasheed Chappell: I Break Loose
Lauryn Hill: Consumerism

Fat Freddy’s Drop: Mother
Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias: Handa Wanda (Crescent City)
Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias: Handa Wanda (Barclay/Polydor)

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

John Sinclair Radio Show 752: I Gotta Sang The Blues

 

Episode 752 is coming from the Radio Free Amsterdam studios in Detroit’s Cass Corridor, where I’ve got the second installment of On The Road with Robert Junior Whitall & Sugar Mae from Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine in Detroit featuring music and conversation from the Blues Queen of Detroit, Ms. Thornetta Davis, and her album Honest Woman, a couple of cuts from her early Live At The Music Menu album, and her guest appearance on my album Detroit Life in 2008.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

I GOTTA SANG THE BLUES

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 752

Cass Corridor, Detroit, April 3, 2018 [18197]

 

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Thornetta Davis: I Gotta Sang The Blues

Thornetta Davis conversation with Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae

Thornetta Davis: Honest Woman

Thornetta Davis conversation with Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae

Thornetta Davis: Get Up And Dance Away Your Blues

Thornetta Davis conversation with Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae

Thornetta Davis: I Need A Whole Lotta Lovin’ (To Satisfy Me)

Thornetta Davis conversation with Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae

Thornetta Davis: I Believe (Everything Gonna Be Alright)

John Sinclair & Thornetta Davis: Hold Your Horn High

Thornetta Davis: Feels Like Religion

Thornetta Davis: Meet Me With Your Black Drawers On

Thornetta Davis: Rock Me A Little While

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

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Thornetta Davis conversation produced by Robert Jr. & Sugar Mae Whitall

Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae

 

© 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation