Blues & Roots 84: You Better Know

Episode 84 is featuring the great Earl King at great length plus cuts from Kipori Woods, Olu Dara, LaVelle White, Joe Weaver, Alberta Adams, and an unidentified artist.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
YOU BETTER KNOW
BLUES & ROOTS 84
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 29, 2001 [19452]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Earl King: Sitting And Wondering
Earl King: Eating And Sleeping
Earl King: No One But Me
Earl King: Till  I Say Well Done
Earl King: My Love Is Strong
Earl King: Little Girl
Earl King: It Must Have Been Love
Earl King: I’ll Take You Back Home
Earl King: Trick Bag
Earl King: You Better Know
Earl King: Always A First Time
Earl King: Mama And Papa
Earl King: Love Me Now
Earl King: Come On (Parts 1 & 2)
Kipori Woods: I Had A Dream
[Unidentified Artist]: Never Had It Like That Before
Olu Dara: Herbman
LaVelle White: Stop Those Teardrops
Joe Weaver: Looka Here Pretty Baby
Alberta Adams: Say Baby Say
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 83: I See The Light

Episode 83 features an unbroken program of great blues by Little Walter, Charlie Musselwhite & Big Walter Horton, T-Bone Walker, Jim McCarty, Bobby Blue Bland, James Cotton, Detroit Piano Fats, Harmonica Shah, Bettye LaVette, The Griswold Brothers, Joe Weaver, Eddie Kirkland, and Olu Dara.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
I SEE THE LIGHT
BLUES & ROOTS 83
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 22, 2001 [19438]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Charlie Musselwhite & Big Walter Horton: Rocking My Boogie
T-Bone Walker: Two Bones And A Pick
Jim McCarty: Help Me
Bobby Blue Bland: It’s My Life Baby
James Cotton: West Helena Blues
Detroit Piano Fats: Hastings Street Revisited
Harmonica Shah: Detroit Playboy
Bettye LaVette: My Man
The Griswold Brothers: Daddy Daddy
Joe Weaver: Soft Pillow
Eddie Kirkland: Going Back To The Back Woods
Olu Dara: I See The Light
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
 
© 2001, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 82: Drop The Bomb

Episode 82 features music by Muddy Waters, Howling Wolf, Elmore James, B.B. King, Lightning Hopkins, Snooks Eaglin, Earl King, LaVelle White, Kipori Woods, and Little Freddie King.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DROP THE BOMB
BLUES & ROOTS 82
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 2001 [19423]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Muddy Waters: Deep Down In Florida
Howling Wolf: Meet Me In The Bottom
Elmore James: My Bleeding Heart
B.B. King: Ain’t Nobody’s Business
Lightning Hopkins: Shine On Moon
Lightning Hopkins: Had A Gal Called Sal
Lightning Hopkins: Remember Me
Snooks Eaglin: Earl King: You Can Fly High
LaVelle White: Yes I’ve Been Crying
Kipori Woods: I Had A Dream
Little Freddie King
Snooks Eaglin: Thrill On The Hill
Snooks Eaglin: Don’t Take It So Hard
Snooks Eaglin: Baby You Can Get Your Gun
Snooks Eaglin: Baby You Can Get Your Gun
Snooks Eaglin: [Instrumental]
Earl King: Is Everything Alright
Earl King: You Can Fly High
LaVelle White: Yes I’ve Been Crying
Kipori Woods: I Had A Dream
Little Freddie King: Bucket of Blood
Little Freddie King: Soul Twist
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 & Sunny Sinclair
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 81: At My Front Door


Episode 81 features a great 2-disc box set called the Vee Jay Records Story with classic sides by The Delegates, Roscoe Gordon, Jimmy Reed, Billy Boy Arnold, The El Dorados, Priscilla Bowman with Jay McShann, The Moonglows, The Spaniels, Gene Allison, John Lee Hooker, The Magnificents, Eddie Taylor, The Dells, Jerry Butler, The Impressions, and Dee Clark, plus a closing cut from Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
AT MY FRONT DOOR
BLUES & ROOTS 81
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 19, 2001 [19409]
        
Little Walter: Juke
The Delegates: The Convention
Roscoe Gordon: Just A Little Bit
Jimmy Reed: You Don’t Have To Go
Billy Boy Arnold: I Wish You Would
The El Dorados: At My Front Door
Priiscilla Bowman with Jay McShann: Hands Off Him
The Moonglows: Real Gone Mama
The Spaniels: Everyone’s Laughiing
Jimmy Reed: Honest I Do
Gene Allison: You Can Make It If You Try
John Lee Hooker: Boom Boom
The Magnificents: Up On The Mountain
Eddie Taylor: Big Town Playboy
The Dells: O What A Nite
John Lee Hooker: Dimples
Jimmy Reed: Baby What You Want Me To Do
The El Dorados: I’ll Be Forever Loving You
Jerry Butler: He Will Break Your Heart
The Impressions: For Your Precious Love
Dee Clark: Hey Little Girl
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Wild About You Baby
 
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 & Sunny Sinclair
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 
 

Blues & Roots 80: Blues Tripper

Episode 80 is featuring music by Little Walter, June Yamagichi, John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, Johnny Adams, Walter Wolfman Washington, Kermit Ruffins, Little Freddie King, Olu Dara, Johnny Bassett, an unidentified artist, The Butler Twins, and Joe Weaver.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLUES TRIPPER
BLUES & ROOTS 80
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, 2001 [19395]
        
Little Walter: Juke
June Yamagichi: Blues Tripper
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: We Just Change The Beat
Johnny Adams: Walking On A Tight Rope
Walter Wolfman Washington: He Will See Us Through
Kermit Ruffins: Black And Blue
Little Freddie King: Walk In My Shoes
Olu Dara: I See The Light
Johnny Bassett: Double Dealing
[Unidentified Artist]: Talk To Me
The Butler Twins: Going Down To The Juke Joint
Joe Weaver: It Hurts So Bad
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 79: Piano Night At Tipitina’s


Episode 79 is looking forward to Piano Night At Tipitina’s 2001 with recordings by Professor Longhair, David Torkanowsky, Ironing Board Sam, Tommy Ridgely, Bruce Sunpie Barnes, Roland Stone, Jon Cleary, Eddie Bo, Champion Jack Dupree, Johnny Adams, and Walter Wolfman Washington.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PIANO NIGHT AT TIPITINA’S
BLUES & ROOTS 79
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 2001 [19381]
 
Little Walter: Juke
Professor Longhair: Gonna Leave This Town
David Torkanowsky: Professor Longhair Is Passing By
Ironing Board Sam: Cherry Pie
Tommy Ridgely: Meet Me With Your Black Drawers On
Bruce Sunpie Barnes: My Baby Don’t Wear No Drawers
Roland Stone: I’m A Rolling
Jon Cleary: Tee Nah Nah
Eddie Bo: Tickling The Blues
Champion Jack Dupree: Dupree Special
Professor Longhair: Gone So Long
Johnny Adams: Waking On A Tightrope
Walter Wolfman Washington: He Will See Us Through
 
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 78: Orange Driver

Episode 78 features music by Little Walter, Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders, Bobby Blue Bland: I’ll Take Care of You, Luther Allison, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Elmore James, Big Bill Morganfield, Jimmie Lee Robinson & The Ice Cream Men, Andre Williams, Eddie Burns, Bettye LaVette, Willie D. Warren, and Harmonica Shah.s
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ORANGE DRIVER
BLUES & ROOTS 78
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 17, 2001 [19367]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: I’m Hungry For Your Love
Bobby Blue Bland: I’ll Take Care of You
Luther Allison: Now You’ve Got It
Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Key To Your Door
Elmore James: Standing at the Crossroads
Bilg Bill Morganfield: Rambling Mind
Jimmie Lee Robinson & The Ice Cream Men: Lonely Traveler
Andre Williams: Jiving Around
Eddie Burns: Orange Driver
Bettye LaVette: Right in the Middle
Willie D. Warren: What Goes On in the Dark
Harmonica Shah: Do You Remember
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 77: Orange Driver


Episode 77 features great music by Little Walter, Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Luther Allison, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Elmore James, Big Bill Morganfield, Jimmy Lee Robinson & the Ice Cream Men, Andre Williams, Eddie Burns, Bettye LaVette, Willie D. Warren, and Harmonca Shah.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ORANGE DRIVER
BLUES & ROOTS 77
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 2001 [19311]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: Hungry For Your Love
Bobby Blue Bland: I’ll Take Care Of You
Luther Allison: Now You Got It
Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Kep To Your Door
Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads
Big Bill Morganfield: Rambling Mind
Jimmy Lee Robinson & the Ice Cream Men: Lonely Traveler
Andre Williams: Jiving Around
Eddie Burns: Orange Driver
Bettye LaVette: Right In The Middle
Willie D. Warren: What Goes On In The Dark
Harmonca Shah: Do You Remember
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
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation