Blues & Roots 43: Mighty Crazy

Episode 43 in our Blues & Roots series with John Sinclair from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in 2000 presents an hour of blues by Little Walter, Joe Weaver, Alberta Adams, Harmonica Shah, Lightning Hopkins, T-Bone Walker, Big Mama Thornton, B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Bernard Allison, Bryan Lee, and Little Buster.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MIGHTY CRAZY

BLUES & ROOTS 43

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 2, 2000 [18593]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Joe Weaver: Looka Here Pretty Baby

Alberta Adams: Sax Man

Harmonica Shah: Detroit Playboy

Lightning Hopkins: Hello Central, Give Me 209

Lightning Hopkins: Mighty Crazy

T-Bone Walker: Railroad Station Blues

T-Bone Walker: Strolling With Bones

Big Mama Thornton: Ball And Chain

B.B. King & Eric Clapton: When My Heart Beats Like A Hammer

Bernard Allison: The River’s Rising

Bryan Lee: Can’t Get Enough

Little Buster: I Love To See You Smile

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 42: Repo Man Blues

Episode 42 features Mississippi hill country blues from T-Model Ford, the North Mississippi All Stars, and Othar Turner & the Afrosippi All Stars, a live cut by John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars from the Holwing Wolf club in New Orleans, and a set of music from Detroit featuring new releases by Willie D. Warren, Harmonica Shah, Alberta Adams, and Joe Weaver & The New Blue Notes.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

REPO MAN BLUES

BLUES & ROOTS 42

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 2, 2000 [JSBR-0042]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

T-Model Ford: Treat Me Wrong

North Mississippi All Stars: All Night Long

Othar Turner & the Afrosippi All Stars: From Senegal To Senatobia

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Fattening Frogs For Snakes

Willie D. Warren: Every Day We Have The Blues

Harmonica Shah: Old Dirty Bastard

Alberta Adams: No Good Man

Harmonica Shah: Repo Man Blues

Joe Weaver & The New Blue Notes: Do You Wanna Work Now

Harmonica Shah: I Get More On The Street

Willie D. Warren: What Goes On In The Dark

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2000, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 41: Off The Wall

Episode 41 in our series of re-broadcasts of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots programs for WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in the first months of the 21st century presents an opening salvo of classic Muddy Waters cuts from 1947-1952 and follows with Pinetop Perkins, Little Walter, Robert Lockwood Jr., Willie Cobbs, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, T-Model Ford, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

OFF THE WALL

BLUES & ROOTS 41

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, July 2, 2000 [JSBR-0041

 

Little Walter: Juke

Muddy Waters: Last Time I Fool Around With You

Muddy Waters: Walking Blues

Muddy Waters: Rolling And Tumbling (Parts 1 & 2)

Muddy Waters: Too Young To Know

Muddy Waters: They Call Me Muddy Waters

Pinetop Perkins: Back On Top

Little Walter: Rocker

Little Walter: A Quarter To Twelve

Little Walter: Off The Wall

Robert Lockwood Jr.: 32-20 Blues

Robert Lockwood Jr.: Mean Mistreating Mama

Robert Lockwood Jr.: I Wonder What’s The Matter

Willie Cobbs: Poison Ivy

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: What’s Wrong With You Baby

T-Model Ford: Treat Me Wrong

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 40: Going Down South

Episode 40 features music from John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from the year 2000 on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans with tunes by Little Walter, Jimmy Reed, Guitar Gable, Lonesome Sundown, Lazy Lester, Lightning Slim, Otis Spann & Robert Lockwood Jr.:, Howling Wolf, R.L. Burnside, Junior Kinbrough, the North Mississippi All Stars, Kipori Woods, Walter “Wolfman” Washington:, Matilda Jones, John Mooney, Little Freddie King, and Coco Robicheaux.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GOING DOWN SOUTH

BLUES & ROOTS 40

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 18, 2000 [18551]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Jimmy Reed: I’m Gonna Ruin You Baby

Guitar Gable: This Should Go On Forever

Lonesome Sundown: Gonna Stick To You Baby

Lazy Lester: I Hear You Knocking

Lightning Slim: Rooster Blues

Otis Spann & Robert Lockwood Jr.: I Came Up The Hard Way

Howling Wolf: You Can’t Be Beat

R.L. Burnside: Going Down South

Junior Kinbrough: Meet Me In The City

North Mississippi All Stars: Shake ’Em On Down

Kipori Woods: They Call Me The Baby Wolf

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Cadillac Woman

Matilda Jones: Matchbox Blues

John Mooney: Cypress Grove

Little Freddie King: Bad Chicken

Coco Robicheaux: Little Black Hen

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 39: Bring It On Home

Episode 39 is a rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in May 2000 with music by Little Walter, Ray Charles, Ruth Brown, Victoria Spivey, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Eddie Kirkland, Roosevelt Sykes, Homesick James, Big Walter Horton, Mojo Boogie Band, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, Sonny Boy Williamson, and Jimmy Reed.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRING IT ON HOME

BLUES & ROOTS 39

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 21, 2000 [18537]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Ray Charles: Hallelujah I Love Her So

Ruth Brown: Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean

Victoria Spivey: Black Snake Moan

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Wild About You Baby

Eddie Kirkland: Mojo In Her Backbone

Roosevelt Sykes: Dirty Mother For Ya

Homesick James: I Got To Move

Big Walter Horton: It Hurts Me Too

Mojo Boogie Band: Traveling Roverside Blues

John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Decoration Day

Sonny Boy Williamson: Help Me

Sonny Boy Williamson: Bring It On Home

Sonny Boy Williamson: One Way Out (single master)

Sonny Boy Williamson: One Way Out (album master)

Jimmy Reed: Rocking With Reed

Jimmy Reed: You Upset My Mind

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 38: Let’s Rock Awhile

Episode 38 is a rebroadcast of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots show from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in May 2000 with music by Little Walter, Billy Boy Arnold, Eddie Taylor, Little Johnnie Taylor, R.L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough, the North Mississippi All Stars, Lazy Lester, Robert johnson, Amos Milburn, T-Bone Walker, Ray Charles, and LaVerne Baker.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LET’S ROCK AWHILE

BLUES & ROOTS 38

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [18524]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Billy Boy Arnold: I Wish You Would

Eddie Taylor: Big Town Playboy

Little Johnnie Taylor: I Know You Hear Me Calling

R.L. Burnside: Fireman, Ring The Bell

Junior Kimbrough: Meet Me In The City

North Mississippi All Stars: Going Down South

Lazy Lester: I Hear You Knocking

Robert johnson: Stop Breaking Down Blues

Robert Johnson: Little Queen Of Spades

Robert johnson: Traveling Riverside Blues

Amos Milburn: Let’s Rock Awhile

T-Bone Walker: I Know Your Wig Is Gone

T-Bone Walker: Trifling Woman Blues

T-Bone Walker: Hyping Woman Blues

Ray Charles: Lonely Avenue

LaVerne Baker: Tomorrow Night

Ray Charles: Drown In My Own Tears

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 37: Boogie In The Dark

Episode 37 in our series of rebroadcasts of John Sinclair’s Blues & Roots program from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans is an hour of music from 1998 featuring Little Walter, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Muddy Waters, Little Walter, Howling Wolf, Jimmy Reed, Sonny Boy Williamson, Albert King, Freddie King, B.B. King, Little Johnnie Taylor, Johnny “Guitar” Watson, Otis Spann, and Elmore James.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BOOGIE IN THE DARK

BLUES & ROOTS 37

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [18510]

 

Little Walter: Juke

Magic Slim & The Teardrops: What’s Wrong

Muddy Waters: She’s 19 Years Old

Little Walter: You’re So Fine

Howliiing Wolf: Moaning For My Baby

Jimmy Reed: Boogie In The Dark

Sonny Boy Williamson: Keep It To Yourself

Sonny Boy Williamson: Cool Disposition

Sonny Boy Williamson: Checking Up On My Baby

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

Freddie King: When The Welfare Turns Its Back On You

B.B. King: Beautician Blues

B.B. King: You Upsets Me Baby

B.B. King: Three O’Clock Blues

Little Johnnie Taylor: I Know You Hear Me Calling

Johnny “Guitar” Watson: Three O’Clock In The Morning

Otis Spann: Otis In The Dark

Elmore James: Madison Blues

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

 

© 2000, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Blues & Roots 36: Stop And Think

 

Episode 36 has music from Little Walter, James Wheeler, J.J. Jones, Les Getrex, Ronnie Earl, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Timothea, Kipori Woods, Matilda Jones, Billy Turquise, Coco Robicheaux, Paula & The Pontiacs, Butch Trevette & The Roulettes, and Jimmy Reed.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

STOP AND THINK

BLUES & ROOTS 36

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2000 [JSBR-0036]

 

Little Walter: Juke

James Wheeler: This Can’t Be Happening to Me

J.J. Jones: My Timing Is So Bad

Les Getrex: Don’t Say A Mumbling Word

Ronnie Earl: Churching

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Stop And Think

Timothea: No Nonsense

Kipori Woods: Don’t Look, Don’t Touch

Matilda Jnes: Ace Of Spades

Billy Turquis: Cherry Red

Coco Robicheaux: Hoodoo Party

Paula & The Pontiacs: Harmonica Girl

Butch Trevette & The Roulettes: I Hear You Knocking

Jimmy Reed: Take Out Sme Insurance

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2000, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation