Blues & Roots 106: All Aboard

Episode 106 features great blues music by Little Walter, Muddy Waters, Albert King, Joe Weaver, Deacon John, Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders, Jimmy Reed, Guitar Gable & The Musical Kings, Clarence Samuels, Lonesome Sundown, Lightning Slim, Lazy Lester, and Slim Harpo.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ALL ABOARD

BLUES & ROOTS 106

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 30, 2001 [20044]

        

Little Walter: Juke

Muddy Waters: All Aboard

Muddy Waters: Oh Yeah

Muddy Waters: I Feel So Good

Albert King: I’ll Play The Blues For You

Joe Weaver: Looka Here Pretty Baby

Deacon John: Standing At The Crossroads 

Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: Hit It Or Quit It

Jimmy Reed: I’m Gonna Ruin You

Jimmy Reed: You Upset My Mind

Jimmy Reed: Rocking With Reed

Guitar Gable & The Musical Kings: Congo Mambo

Clarence Samuels: Chicken Hearted Woman

Lonesome Sundown: Mty Home Is A Prison

Lightning Slim: Mean Old Lonesome Train

Lazy Lester: They Call Me Lazy

Slim Harpo: I’m A King Bee

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, 2020 The John Sinclair Foundation

Blues & Roots 105: Next Time You See Me

Episode 105 is playing great blues music by Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Howling Wolf, Jackie Brenston & The Delta Cats, Big Mama Thornton, Rufus Thomas, Little Milton, James Cotton, Little Junior & His Blue Flames, Junior Parker, Bobby “Blue” Bland, B.B. King,
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
NEXT TIME YOU SEE ME
BLUES & ROOTS 105
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 30, 2001 [20030]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers:  Wild About You Baby
Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Crazy Woma
Howling Wolf: My Baby Walked Off
Jackie Brenston & The Delta Cats: Rocket 88
Big Mama Thornton: Hound Dog
Rufus Thomas: Bear Cat
Little Milton: Looking For My Baby
James Cotton: Cotton Crop Blues
Little Junior & His Blue Flames: Train
Junior Parker: Next Time You See Me
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Further On Up The Road
B.B. King: B.B. Blues
T-Bone Walker: Mean Old World
T-Bone Walker: I Know Your Wig Is Gone
Willie Mabon: Poison Ivy
Ray Chales: Lonely Avenue
Larry Birdsong: Pleading For Love
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, 2020 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 104: Waiting On My Wings

Episode 104 features great blues music from WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in 2001 including sides by Little Walter, Junior Wells, Li’l Ed & The Blues Imperials, Carey Bell, Albert Collins & The Icebreakers, The Word, The Divine Ms. Mary Dukes, Super Chikan, Guitar Shorty, Kenny Martin, Harmonica Shah, Joe Weaver, James Montgomery, and Charlie Musselwhite.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WAITING ON MY WINGS
BLUES & ROOTS 104
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 30, 2001 [20016]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Junior Wells: Keep Your Hands Out of My Pocket
Li’l Ed & The Blues Imperials: Chicken Gravy And Biscuits
Carey Bell: Hard Working Woman
Albert Collins & The Icebreakers: The Dying Flu
The Word: Waiting On My Wings
The Divine Ms. Mary Dukes: Nobody’s Clown
Super Chikan: Tin Top Shack
Guitar Shorty: Put It All In There
Kenny Martin: Black Jack Baby
Harmonica Shah: Repo Man
Joe Weaver: Soft Pillow
James Montgomery: Dimples
Charlie Musselwhite: Blues Overtook Me
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, 2020 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 103: Wake Me Up Early

Episode 103 has great blues music by Little Walter, an nnidentified artist, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Mem Shannon, Joe “Survival” Caruso:, Brother Tyrone & The Mind Benders, Henry Gray, Muddy Waters, B.B. King, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, and Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WAKE ME UP EARLY
BLUES & ROOTS 103
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 9, 2001 [20002]
        
Little Walter: Juke
[Unidentified Artist]: Chicken And Burning Biscuits
Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Drown
Mem Shannon: Memphis In The Morning
Joe “Survival” Caruso: Time’s Getting Tougher
Brother Tyrone & The Mind Benders: The Thrill Is Gone
Henry Gray: How Many More Years
Muddy Waters: All Aboard
Muddy Waters: Mean Disposition
Muddy Waters: Blow Wind Blow
B.B. King: Three O’Clock Blues
Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Wake Me Up Early
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: It’s Alright
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, 2020 The John Sinclair Foundation
 
 

Blues & Roots 121: Cool Yule

Episode 121 is a rebroadcast of Part 2 of John Sinclair’s R&B Christmas Music Special for the year 2000 as heard on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans around the turn of the century, with seasonal selections from Aaron Neville, Tommy Ridgley, Larry Hamilton, Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns, Ready Teddy, Marva Wright, Rockie Charles, Big Al Carson, Tricia Boutte, Rebirth Brass Band, Louis Armstrong, Wallace Johnson, and Al Green.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
COOL YULE
BLUES & ROOTS 121
WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 17, 2000 [19718]
                 
Little Walter: Juke
Aaron Neville: Such A Night
Tommy Ridgley: Please Come Home For Christmas
Larry Hamilton: All I Want For Christmas
Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: Twas The Night Before Christmas
Ready Teddy: The Night Before Christmas Blues
Marva Wright: Marva’s Christmas Shuffle
Rockie Charles: I Just Called To Wish You A Merry Christmas
Big Al Carson: The Christmas Song
Tricia Boutte: Do You Hear What I Hear?
Rebirth Brass Band: Christmas Medley
Louis Armstrong: Cool Yule
Wallace Johnson: The Christmas Song
Al Green: It Feels Like Christmas
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, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 120: Such A Night

Episode 120 is a rebroadcast of Part 1 of John Sinclair’s R&B Christmas Music Special for the year 2000 as heard on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans around the turn of the century, with seasonal selections from Aaron Neville, Tommy Ridgley, Larry Hamilton, Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns, Ready Teddy, Marva Wright, Rockie Charles, Big Al Carson, Tricia Boutte, Rebirth Brass Band, Louis Armstrong, Wallace Johnson, and Al Green.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SUCH A NIGHT
BLUES & ROOTS 120
WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 17, 2000 [19718]
                 
Little Walter: Juke
Aaron Neville: Such A Night
Tommy Ridgley: Please Come Home For Christmas
Larry Hamilton: All I Want For Christmas
Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: Twas The Night Before Christmas
Ready Teddy: The Night Before Christmas Blues
Marva Wright: Marva’s Christmas Shuffle
Rockie Charles: I Just Called To Wish You A Merry Christmas
Big Al Carson: The Christmas Song
Tricia Boutte: Do You Hear What I Hear?
Rebirth Brass Band: Christmas Medley
Louis Armstrong: Cool Yule
Wallace Johnson: The Christmas Song
Al Green: It Feels Like Christmas
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, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 102: Juke Joint

Episode 102 has great music from Little Walter, B.B. King & Jimmy Smith, Johnny Guitar Watson, Brother Tyrone & the Mindbenders, Olu Dara, The Butler Twins, South Side Slim & Smoky Wilson, Sonny Rydell, four unidentified artists, James Montgomery, and a live piano set by Adam Rogers.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
JUKE JOINT
BLUES & ROOTS 102
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 21, 2001 [19704]
        
Little Walter: Juke
B.B. King & Jimmy Smith: Three O’Clock Blues
Johnny Guitar Watson: Three Hours Past Midnight
Brother Tyrone & the Mindbenders; The Thrill Is Gone
Olu Dara: Neighborhoods
The Butler Twins: Going Down To The Juke Joint
South Side Slim & Smoky Wilson: My Woman Is Gone
Sonny Rydell: I’m Just In Love With You Baby
[Unidentified Artist]: Driving Two Ways On A One-Way Street
[Unidentified Artist]: Reap Just What You Sow
[Unidentified Artist]: Down That Lonesome Road
[Unidentified Artist]: I Used To Be Your Fool
James Montgomery: Bring It On Home
Adam Rogers: Big Chief
Adam Rogers: Lake Hugo’s Blues
Adam Rogers: Take Five
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 101: The Convention

Episode 101 of Blues & Roots with John Sinclair on WWOZ-FM in New Orleans in 2001 has great blues and R&B by Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair has great blues & R&B recordings by The Delegates, The Staples Singers, The Spaniels, Harold Burrage, Snooky Pryor, Johnny Shines, Magic Slim & The Teardops, Sonny Rhodes, Ike Turner, Racky Thomas, Ruby Harris, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, the Wild Magnolias, and Muddy Waters.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
THE CONVENTION
BLUES & ROOTS 101
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 21, 2001 [19690]
        
Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro
The Delegates: The Convention
The Staples Singers: Uncloudy Day
The Spaniels: Everyone’s Laughing
Harold Burrage: Messed Up
Snooky Pryor: Going Back On The Road
Johnny Shines: Pay Day Woman
Magic Slim & The Teardops: She Just Can’t Wait
Sonny Rhodes: Honey Do Woman
Ike Turner: Gave You What You Wanted
Racky Thomas: Fine As Wine
Ruby Harris: Nine Days
Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Just’t Can’t Help Myself
Wild Magnolias: Black Hawk
Muddy Waters:  Honey Bee
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 & Sunny Sinclair
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation