Roots & Branches 17: Blue Ghetto

John Sinclair at The Dolphins coffeeshop in Amsterdam on a Tuesday evening in 2008 playing blues from New Orleans, Detroit and elsewhere with recordings by Brother Tyrone & the Mindbenders, T-Bone Walker, B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Bobo Jenkins, Baby Boy Warren, Albert King, Harmonica Shah, Tuba Fats, Tommy Ridgley, Snooks Eaglin, Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters, and Johnny Adams.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



John Sinclair, The Dolphins, Amsterdam, March 18, 2008 [18531]


Bro. Tyrone & the Mindbenders: Blue Ghetto

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

B.B. King: Did You Ever Love A Woman

Magic Slim & the Teardrops: Crazy Woman

Bonnie Raitt: Tribute to Fred McDowell: Write Me a Few of Your Lines > Kokomo > Drop Down Mama

Bobby “Blue” Bland: Ain’t That Loving You

Bobo Jenkins: 24 Years

Baby Boy Warren: She’s Fine

Elmore James: Standing at the Crossroads

Albert King: Don’t Throw Your Love on Me So Strong

Harmonica Shah: I Wish a Thief Would Steal All My Burdens & Pain

Tuba Fats: Everyday I Have the Blues

Tommy Ridgley: Shrewsbury Blues

Snooks Eaglin: I’m Not Ashamed

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Don’t Say Goodbye

Johnny Adams: Come Rain Or Come Shine



Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, edited & assembled by John Sinclair

Recorded by Larry Hayden

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special tahnks to Raduane of The Dolphins, Amsterdam


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