Big City Blues Cruise 121: Let’s Rock

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning Episode 121 with music by Red Prysock, Little Willie John, Freddie King, Chuck Berry, Johnny “Clyde” Copeland, an unidentified artist, Carl Perkins, Little Milton, Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters, Johnny Adams, Slim Harpo, B.B. King, Savoy Brown, Jimmy Wright, and Jimmy Reed.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LET’S ROCK
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 121
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, April 17, 1988 [19583]
 
Red Prysock: Jumbo
Little Willie John: Let’s Rock (While The Rockin’s Good)
Freddie King: Remington Ride
Chuck Berry: The Things That I Used To Do
Johnny “Clyde” Copeland: Dedicated To The Greatest
Red Prysock: It’s Time To Move
You’re Gonna Miss Me
Carl Perkins: Honey Don’t
Little Milton: I’m Gonna Move To The Country
 Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters: No More Heartaches
Johnny Adams: Body And Fender Man
Slim Harpo: Baby Scratch My Back
B.B. King: Sweet Sixteen
Savoy Brown: On The Prowl
Jimmy Wright: GoingDown Slow
Jimmy Reed: Big Boss Man
Red Prysock: Jumbo
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1988, 2019 Tino Gross. Used with permission.
 

Blues & Roots 93: Shoot That Thang

Episode 93 has great blues music by Little Walter, Super Chikan, The Divine Ms. Mary Dukes, Lady Bianca, Ike Turner, South Side Slim, Sonny Rhodes, Big Time Sarah, Maurice John Vaughn, Joe Survival Caruso, Etta James, Steve Frund, and Henry Gray.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SHOOT THAT THANG
BLUES & ROOTS 93
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 24, 2001 [19578]
        
Little Walter: Juke
Super Chikan: Shoot That Thang
The Divine Ms. Mary Dukes: Money In My Pocket
Lady Bianca: Spending Money
Ike Turner: [Unidentified Instrumental]
South Side Slim: Almost Daylight
Sonny Rhodes: Driving Two Was
Big Time Sarah: Don’t Make Me Pay For Your Mistakes
Maurice John Vaughn: I Can’t Stand Being lone
Joe Survival Caruso: Times Getting Tougher
Etta James: Don’t Lose Your Good Thing’
Steve Frund: Fine Looking Woman
Henry Gray: Henry’s House Rocker
Henry Gray: Feel Like A Stranger
 
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
 

BluesTime International 11: Strange Land

Episode 11 of BluesTime International with Roger White presents music from the great multi-disc set called Chicago: The Blues: Today! on Vanguard Records in 1965 with tunes by Homesick James & His Dusters, Johnny Young’s Southside Blues Band, the Johnny Shines Blues Band, and Big Walter Horton’s Blues Harp Band, plus a set from Charley Mussewhite’s first Vanguard album with his Southside Band and a pair of sides by Brandon Santini.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STRANGE LAND
BLUESTIME INTERNATIONAL 11
Roger White, CJAM-FM, Windsor, February 10, 2019 [19577]
 
Homesick James & His Dusters: Dust My Broom
Homesick James & His Dusters: Set A Date
Homesick James & His Dusters: Somebody Been Talking
Homesick James & His Dusters: So Mean To Me
Johnny Young’s Southside Blues Band: Stealing Back
Johnny Young’s Southside Blues Band: One More Time
Johnny Shines Blues Band: Hey Hey
Johnny Shines Blues Band: Bana Flow Blues
Johnny Shines Blues Band: Black Spider Blues
Big Walter Horton’s Blues Harp Band: Rocking My Boogie
Charley Mussewhite’s Southside Band: Help Me
Charley Mussewhite’s Southside Band: Chicken Shack
Charley Mussewhite’s Southside Band: Strange Land
Charley Mussewhite’s Southside Band: Christo Redentor
Charley Mussewhite’s Southside Band: Baby Will You Please Help Me
Brandon Santini: This Time Another Year
Brandon Santini: Got Love If You Want It
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Roger White for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Roger White at CJAM-FM, Windsor, Ontario
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Roger White. All Rights Reserved
 
 

The Blues Show 404: Coming Down With The Blues

Bruce Pingree is playing cuts this week by John Lee Hooker, Retro Deluxe, Son House, Roy Buchanan, Lester Butler, Muddy Waters, Danny Gatton & Joey Francisco, Marcia Ball, Champion Jack Dupree, Danny Angel & Bo Gallagher, and Long John Baldry, but Bruce is absent and Country Bob selected the cuts once again.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
COMING DOWN WITH THE BLUES
THE BLUES SHOW 404
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, Ocotber 12, 2014 [19575]
 
John Lee Hooker: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer
Retro Deluxe: I Got One Woman
Son House: Mississippi County Farm Blues
Roy Buchanan: Drowning On Dry Land
Lester Butler: So Low Down
Muddy Waters: Cross Eyed Cat
Danny Gatton & Joey Francisco: The Pits
Marcia Ball: I’m Coming Down With The Blues
Champion Jack Dupree: Dupree Special
Danny Angel & Bo Gallagher: My Money’s DoneSpent
Long John Baldry: Roll ’Em Pete
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Country Bob at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH
Recorded by Joe McDonough
Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 
 
Lightning Hopkins: Good Morning Litte Schoolgirl
John Lee Hooker: Crawling Kingsnake
Big Jack Johnson: Driving Wheeel

Big City Blues Cruise 120: Bacon Fat

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 120 features music by Red Prysock, Dizzy Dixon, T-Bone Walker, Gene Chandler, The Dells, The Treniers, Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters, The Clovers, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Elmore James, Andre Williams, The Blues Brothers, Albert King, Professor Longhair, Junior Wells, and Jimmy Reed.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BACON FAT
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 120
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 2, 1982 [19569]
 
Red Prysock: Jumbo
Dizzy Dixon: Soup Line
T-Bone Walker: Two Bones And A Pick
Gene Chandler: Duke Of Earl
The Dells: Oh What A Nite
[Unidentified Instrumental]
The Treniers: Say Hey (Willie Mays)
Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters: No More Heartaches
The Clovers: Hey Miss Fannie
Clarence Gatemouth Brown: Depression Blues
Martino D’Lorenzo: Blues Nightmare
Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads
Andre Williams: Bacon Fat
The Blues Brothers: Can’t Turn You Loose
The Blues Brothers: Hey Bartender
The Blues Brothers: Messing With The Kid
Albert King: Laundromat Blues
Professor Longhair: Whole Lotta Loving
Junior Wells: Hound Dog
Jimmy Reed: Go On To School
Red Prysock: Jumbo
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1982, 2019 Tino Gross. Used with permission.
 

BluesTime International 10: Out of The Frying Pan

Episode 9 of BluesTime International with Roger White of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine features music by Sugar Brown, Paul Oscher, James Cotton, Deak Harp, and King Biscuit Boy & Crowbar.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
OUT OF THE FRYING PAN
BLUESTIME 10
Roger White, CJAM-FM, Windsor, February 3, 2019 [19563]
 
Sugar Brown: Hummingbird
Sugar Brown: Sure As The Stars
Sugar Brown: Out Of The Frying Pan
Paul Oscher: Money Making Woman
Paul Oscher: Work That Stuff
Paul Oscher: Poor Man Blues
Paul Oscher: Ain’t That A Man
Jimmy Cotton Blues Band: Cotton Crop Blues
Jimmy Cotton Blues Band: Rocket 88
James Cotton: Cut You Loose
James Cotton: Take Your Hands Off Her
James Cotton: How Blue Can You Get
James Cotton: Buried Alive In The Blues
Deak Harp: Mad Dog 20/20
Deak Harp: Delta Wind
King Biscuit Boy & Crowbar: Badly Bent
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Roger White for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Roger White at CJAM-FM, Windsor, Ontario
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Roger White. All Rights Reserved
 
 

The Blues Show 403: Nasty Boogie

Bruce Pingree is playing cuts this week by Little Jimmy King, Champion Jack Dupree, Cliff Grant, Jimmy Johnson, Marcia Ball, Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry, Danny Gatton, Hot Tuna, Long John Baldry, The Stray Cats, Johnny Winter, and Bonnie Raitt, but Bruce is absent and Country Bob selected the cuts this time.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
NASTY BOOGIE
THE BLUES SHOW 403
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, Ocotber 12, 2014 [19561]
 
Little Jimmy King: Loving Someone Else
Champion Jack Dupree: Nasty Boogie
Cliff Grant: Stormy Monday
Jimmy Johnson: The Things I Used To Do
Marcia Ball: Red Beans
Marcia Ball: Fingernails
Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry: Boogie Baby
Danny Gatton: TV Mama
Hot Tuna: Know Your Rider
Long John Baldry: Don’t Try To lay No Boogie Woogie on the King of Rock & Roll
The Stray Cats: Sexy And Seventeen
Johnny Winter: Good Morning little Schoolgirl
Bonnie Raitt: The Road’s My Middle Name
Marcia Ball: I Wanna Play With Your Poodle
Long John Baldry: Let’s Burn Down The Corn Field
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Country Bob at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH
Recorded by Joe McDonough
Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

Red Rooster Lounge 373: Smoke & Mirrors

Cary Wolfson is spinning at The Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by the Jersey Swamp Cats, Muddy Waters, James Newman, Gracie Curran, Terry Hanck, Delbert McClinton, Southern Avenue, John Mayall, John Primer, Freddie Roulette, Zac Harmon, Billy Branch & Sons Of Blues, and Bob Corritore.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SMOKE & MIRRORS
RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 373
Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, July 28, 2019 [19562]
 
Harlem Nocturne Theme
Jersey Swamp Cats: Jump,  Jive & Wail
Muddy Waters: Rollin’ & Tumblin’ (Part 1)
James Newman: Me & My Guitar
Gracie Curran: Stay Up!
Terry Hanck: I Still Get Excited
Delbert Mcclinton: Lulu
Southern Avenue: She Gets Me High
John Mayall: Possessive Emotions
John Primer: Please Don’t Leave Me
Freddie Roulette: Take It Easy
Zac Harmon: Smoke & Mirrors
Billy Branch & Sons Of Blues: Boom Boom Out Go The Lights
Bob Corritore: Gonna Tell Your Mother
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & Recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1742]
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Cary Wolfson. Used With Permission.