THE BLUES SHOW 436 – WHAT’S MY NAME

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Cedell Davis, Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats, Ike Turner’s Kings of Rhythm, the Hot 8 Brass Band, and an unidentified artist closing the show.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WHAT’S MY NAME

THE BLUES SHOW 436

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 2020 [20293]

Cedell Davis:Love Me A Little While

Cedell Davis: Baby I Love You So

Cedell Davis: Rock

Cedell Davis: Chickenhawk

Cedell Davis: Got To Be Moving On

Cedell Davis: I Want You Baby

Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats: Rocket 88

Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats: Independent Woman

Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats: My Real Gone Rocket

Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats: Tuckered Out

Ike Turner’s Kings of Rhythm: Steel Guitar Rag

Hot 8 Brass Band: What’s My Name

Hot 8 Brass Band: We’re Gonna Make It

Hot 8 Brass Band: [Unidentified Cut]

[Unidentified Artist]: Hey Mama

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH

Recorded by Joe McDonough

Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 435 – MIDNIGHT CREEPER

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Johnny Otis Show with Charles Brown, Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Black Billy Sunday, Lloyd Thaylor, Louie Jordan, Big Bill Broonzy, Jimmy Rushing, Don Burleigh, Cousin Joe Pleasant, and Seth Rosenblooom.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MIDNIGHT CREEPER

THE BLUES SHOW 435

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 2020 [20293]

Johnny Otis Show with Charles Brown: Black Nights

Johnny Otis Show with Charles Brown: Drifting Blues

Johnny Otis Show with Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Sugar

Johnny Otis Show with Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: I’m the Midnight Creeper

Johnny Otis Show with Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Person To Perso

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: The Old Rugged Cross

Black Billy Sunday: Chickens Come Home To Roost

Lloyd Thaylor: Killing War

Louie Jordan: Jordan For President

Big Bill Broonzy: Just A Dream

Jimmy Rushing: It’s A Sin To Tell A Lie

Don Burleigh:The Cops Are Knocking

Cousin Joe Pleasant: Life Is A One-Way Ticket

Seth Rosenblooom: Right About Now

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH

Recorded by Joe McDonough

Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 434 – STREET PARADE

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Bessie Smith, Professor Longhair, Dave Bartholomew, Al Johnson, The Hawketts, Earl King, Dr. John, Wild Magnolias, Wild Tchoupitoulas, Golden Eagles, Big Chief Alfred Doucette, Bill Sinigal & The Skyliners, Milton Batiste & The Mardi Gras Big Shots, and the Rebirth Brasss Band.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

STREET PARADE

THE BLUES SHOW 434

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, ________, 2020 [20279]

Bessie Smith: On Revival Day

Bessie Smith: Gimme A Pigfoot

Professor Longhair: Go To The Mardi Gras

Dave Bartholomew: Carnival Day

Al Johnson: Carnival Time

The Hawketts: Mardi Gras Mambo

Earl King: Street Parade

Dr. John: Mardi Gras Day

Willd Magnolias: Handa Wanda

Wild Tchoupitoulas: Golden Crown

Golden Eagles: Indian Red

Big Chief Alfred Doucette: We’re Going To Second Line All Over Town

Bill Sinigal & The Skyliners: Second Line

Milton Batiste & The Mardi Gras Big Shots: They All Axed Fo’ YouBig

Rebirth Brasss Band; Just A Little While To Stay Here

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH

Recorded by Joe McDonough

Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 433 – SLIDING DELTA

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Furry Lewis, Mississippi John Hurt, Mama & Jimmy Yancey, Little Brother Montgomeryy, Erwin Helfer, and Roomful of Blues.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SLIDING DELTA

THE BLUES SHOW 433

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, ________, 2020 [20265]

Furry Lewis: On The Road Again

Furry Lewis: Why Don’t You Come Back Home Blues

Furry Lewis: Oh Babe  

Furry Lewis: Judge Bouche

Furry Lewis: Furry’s Worried Blues

Mississippi John Hurt: Lazy Blues

Mississippi John Hurt: Avalon Blues

Mississippi John Hurt: Sliding Delta

Mississippi John Hurt: Richland Woman Blues

Mississippi John Hurt: Weeping and Wailing

Mississippi John Hurt: Candy Man: Mama Yancey’s Blues

Mama & Jimmy Yancey: Make Me A Pallet on Your Floor

Mama & Jimmy Yancey: Trouble In Mind

Mama Yancey with Little Brother Montgomery::Mama Yancey’s Blues

Mama Yancey: Four O’Clock Blues

Mama Yancey & Erwin Helfer: Maybe I’’ll Cry:

Mama Yancey & Erwin Helfer: How Long, How Long Blues

Roomful of Blues: You Move Me  

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH

Recorded by Joe McDonough

Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 432 – PRAYER FOR PRACE

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Eric Mingus, Marion Williams, Frankie Lee, Swan Silvertones, Pops Staples, Allen Toussaint, Tinsley Ellis, Seth Rosenbloom, Fillmore Slim, Mike Zito & Friends, Johnny Rawls, Bruce Katz, Giles Robson, Junior Watson, and Maria McKee.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PRAYER FOR PRACE
THE BLUES SHOW 432
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 19, 2020 [20251]
Eric Mingus: Democracy
Marion Williams: Can’t No Grave Keep My Body Down
Frankie Lee: Prayer For Prace
Swan Silvertones: Tribute To Dr. Martin Luther King
Pops Staples: Why Am I Treated So Bad
Allen Toussaint: We Are One
Tinsley Ellis: Last One To Know
Seth Rosenbloom: Crawling Back
Fillmore Slim: Broke Lady
Mike Zito & Friends: Memphis
Johnny Rawls: Slow Rolling
Bruce Katz: Red Sneakers
Giles Robson: Hey Hey Now
Junior Watson: Don’t Freeze On Me
Maria McKee: Let Your Light Shine On Me

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH
Recorded by Joe McDonough
Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 431 – MR. COOL

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Big Mama Thornton, Wanda L. Owens, Valerie Wellington, Memphis Minnie, Bessie Smith, Washboard Sam, Sam Chapman, The Chapman Brothers, Sam Chapman & His Barbecue Boys, Blind Blake, The Nighthawks, Sonny Boy Williamson, Junior Wells, King Biscuit Boy, and John Lee Williamson.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MR. COOL
THE BLUES SHOW 431
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, Jnuary 10, 2020 [20223]
Big Mama Thornton: Mr. Cool
Wanda L. Owens: Now That It’s Over
Valerie Wellington: Cold Cold Feeling
Memphis Minnie: Remember Me Blues
Bessie Smith: Blue Spirit Blues
Washboard Sam: Life Is Just A Book
Sam Chapman: Hollandale Blues
The Chapman Brothers: If You Don’t Want Me
Sam Chapman & His Barbecue Boys: Prisoner of Love
Blind Blake: The Low-Down Jailhouse
The Nighthawks:
Sonny Boy Williamson: Too Old To Think
Junior Wells: Eagle Rock
King Biscuit Boy: Georgia Slop
John Lee Williamson: Jiving The Blues


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH
Recorded by Joe McDonough
Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 430 – LOST MIND

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Tom Waits, John Hammond, Mose Allison, Rocket 88, Mitch Woods & His Rocket 88s, Professor Longhair, Katie Webster, Billie & DeeDee Pierce, Freddie King, Big Twist & The Mellow Fellows, Rufus Thomas, and Toronzo Cannon & The Chicago Way.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LOST MIND
THE BLUES SHOW 430
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 12, 2020 [20209]
Tom Waits: Invitation to the Blues
John Hammond; Heart Attack And Vine
Mose Allison: Lost Mind
Mose Allison: Stop The World
Mose Allison: Everybody’s Crying Mercy
Rocket 88: Rocket 88
Mitch Woods & His Rocket 88s: In The Night
Professor Longhair: Every Day I Have The Blues
Katie Webster: On The Run
Billie & DeeDee Pierce: St. James Infirmary
Freddie King: Hoochie Coochie Man
Big Twist & The Mellow Fellows: You Wouldn’t
Rufus Thomas: That Woman Is Poison
Toronzo Cannon & The Chicago Way: She Loved Me Again


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH
Recorded by Joe McDonough
Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 429 – HOODOO MAN

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by harmonica great Junior Wells in honor of his 85 th birthday anniversary, with a closing cut by Big Jack Reynolds.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HOODOO MAN
THE BLUES SHOW 429
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, November 17, 2019 [20195]
Junior Wells: Hoodoo Man
Junior Wells: Check That Out
Junior Wells: Junior’s Wail
Junior Wells: Tomorrrow Night
Junior Wells: Ways Like An Angel
Junior Wells: Messing With The Kid
Junior Wells: Little By Little
Junior Wells: Cha Cha Cha In Blues
Junior Wells: Snatch It Back And Hold It
Junior Wells: Somebody’s Tipping In
Junior Wells: Come On In This House
Junior Wells: Keep On Stepping
Junior Wells: Catfish Blues
Junior Wells: Ships On The Ocean
Big Jack Reynolds: Had A Little Dog


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH
Recorded by Joe McDonough
Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.