The Blues Show 374: Confessing The Blues


Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter, Robert Finley, Koko Taylor, Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire, Wynona Carr, Jay McShan & His Orchestra, Fats Waller, Eddie Boyd, Willie King & The Liberators, Popa Chubby, the North Mississippi All Stars, T.J. Wheeler, and Bill Perry.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CONFESSING THE BLUES
THE BLUES SHOW 374
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, November 11, 2018 [19155]
 
Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter: Down Home Girl
Robert Finley: Medicine Woman
Koko Taylor: Mother Nature
Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire: Please Mr. Jailer
Wynona Carr: If These Walls Could Speak
Jay McShan & His Orchestra: Confessing The Blues
Fats Waller: Ain’t Misbehaving
Eddie Boyd: You Got To Reap
Willie King & The Liberators: Crawling Blues
Popa Chubby: Midnight Ride > Peace
North Mississippi All Stars: Freedom Highway
T.J. Wheeler: Compared to What
Bill Perry: Ball of Confusion
 
 
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 373: Circling The Drain


Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Wilbert Harrson, Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, the Nick Moss Band, Mitch Kashmir, Justin Quinn Band, Roll & Tumble, Sam Carr’s Delta Jukes, the Jelly Roll Kings, and Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CIRCLING THE DRAIN
THE BLUES SHOW 373
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, DurhaM NH, November 11, 2018 [19141]
 
Freddie King: Remington Ride
Wilbert Harrison: Let’s Work Together
Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio: My Soul
Nick Moss Band: Get Your Hand Out My Pocket
Mitch Kashmir: Dead Presidents
Justin Quinn Band: Lazy By Nature
Roll & Tumble: Secretary Blues
Justin Quinn Band: Circling The Drain
Justin Quinn Sunday Morning Blues
Sam Carr’s Delta Jukes: Better Take It Slow
Jelly Roll Kings: The Honeydripper Boogie
Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter: Down Home Girl
 
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 372: Tee Nah Nah

 
Bruce Pingree is playing music this week from New Orleans pianists and R&B giants Professor Longhair, Smiley Lewis, Kid Stormy Weather, Jelly Roll Morton, Allen Mandell, Tuts Washington, Archibald, Fats Domino, Champion Jack Dupree, Paul Gayten, James Booker, Eddie Bo, Allen Toussaint, and Henry Butler.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TEE NAH NAH
THE BLUES SHOW 372
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 3, 2019 [19127]
 
Professor Longhair: Her  Mind Is Gone
Professor Longhair: How Long Has That Train Been Gone
Smiley Lewis: Tee Nah Nah
Kid Stormy Weather: Short Hair Blues
Jelly Roll Morton: The Crave
Allen Mandell: Souvenir of Havana   
Tuts Washington: Santa Fe Blues
Archibald: Stack-A-Lee (Parts 1 & 2)
Fats Domino: Hey La Bas Boogie
Champion Jack Dupress: Dupree Shake Dance
Paul Gayten: Ooh La La
Professor Longhair: Mess Around
James Booker: Tico Tico
Eddie Bo: Hard Times
Allen Toussaint: Whirlaway
Henry Butler: Go To The Mardi Gras
 
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 371: Reconsider Baby


Bruce Pingree kicks off this hour of The Blues Show with a a set of West Side soul by Magic Sam, Luther Allison, Freddie King, Jimmy Dawkins, and Buddy Guy, and finishes with two sets of music by Steady Rollin’ Bob Margolin, a guy from Australia called Harper, and Watermelon Slim & The Workers—I think that’s Slim on the next to last song, but Bruce didn’t say.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
RECONSIDER BABY
THE BLUES SHOW 371
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Portsmouth NH, May 2, 2010 [19113]
 
Magic Sam: I Need You So Bad
Luther Allison: Let’s Have a Little Talk
Freddie King: Reconsider Baby
Jimmy Dawkins: It Serves Me Right to Suffer
Buddy Guy: My Time After Awhile
Watermelon Slim: The Wheelman
Bob Margolin: Lonely Man Blues
Bob Margolin: All You Left Behind
Watermelon Slim: Hard Times
Harper: I’ll Follow You
Harper: Do What Is Right
Watermelon Slim: The Same Disposition
Magic Sam: Easy Baby
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded at WUNH-FM, Portsmouth NH as Episode 04 by Bruce Pingree
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2010, 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 370: Jack I’m Mellow

 
Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Anthony Gerassi, Whitney Shea, Lindsey Beaver, Colin James, Baza, Kevin Burt, Joe Louis Walker, The Blues Doctors, Catfish Keith, Satan & Adam, Jim Allchin with Bobby Rush, Eric Lindell, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, and Johnny Adams.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
JACK I’M MELLOW
THE BLUES SHOW 370
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, December 2, 2018 [19099]
 
Anthony Gerassi: Time’s Running Out
Whitney Shea: Don’t Ypu Fool Me No More
Lindsey Beaver: Lost Cause
Colin James: Black Knight
Baza: Stand By Your Side
Kevin Burt: Real Love
Joe Louis Walker: You Gotta Run Me Down
The Blues Doctors: Cry For Me Baby
Catfish Keith: Jack I’m Mellow
Satan & Adam: Groovy People
Jim Allchin with Bobby Rush: Tech Blues
Eric Lindell; Big Horse
Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Drown
Johnny Adams: Back To Normal
 
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 369: Jive Spot

 
Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Howling Wolf, Jody Williams, The Mannish Boys, Shuggie Otis, John Mayall, Jimi Hendrix, Robert Nighthawk, Brownie McGhee, Lou Rawls, Shemekia Copeland, and Martin Nomad.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
JIVE SPOT
THE BLUES SHOW 369
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, December 2, 2018 [19085]
 
Howling Wolf: Evil
Howling Wolf: Forty Four
Jody Williams: Jive Spot
Jody Williams: You Left Me In The Dark
The Mannish Boys with Jody Williams: Groan My Blues Away
Shuggie Otis: Slow Goombash Blues
John Mayall: King of Kings
Jimi Hendrix: Mannish Boy
Robert Nighthawk: Bricks in My Pillow
Brownie McGhee: Make Me A Pallet On Your Floor
Lou Rawls: Tobacco Road
Shemekia Copeland: Ain’t Got Time For Hate
[Unidentified Artist]: We Gotta Live Together
 
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 368: I Saw The Light



Bruce Pingree is playing music for te forthcoming holiday season of lights by Odetta, the Holmes Brothers, Marie Knight, Fred & Anna Mae McDowell, and The Campbell Brothers, plus musical salutes to the just now departed guitarists Calvin Newborn and Jody Williams with cuts by B.B. King, Calvin Newborn, Jackie Brenston & his Delta Cats, Phineas Newborn Jr, Jody Williams, Billy Boy Arnold, Bo Diddley, Otis Rush, and Howling Wolf.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
I SAW THE LIGHT
THE BLUES SHOW 368
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, December 2 , 2018 [19071]
 
Odetta & the Holmes Brothers: This Little Light Of Mine
Marie Knight: I Am The Light Of The World
The Holmes Borthers: I Saw The Light
Fred & Anna Mae McDowell: Keep Your Lap Trimmed & Burning
The Campbell Brothers: Rock Of Ages
B.B. King with Calvin Newborn: You Know I Love You
Calvin Newborn: Ubiquity
Jackie Brenston & his Delta Cats: Tuckered Out
Phineas Newborn Jr: All The Things You Are
Jody Williams: Lucky Lou
Billy Boy Arnold: I Wish You Would
Bo Diddley: Diddy Wah Diddy
Otis Rush: Groaning The Blues
Howling Wolf: Sitting On Top Of The World
Jody Williams: Come Over To My House
 
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 367: Confessing The Blues

 
Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter, Jay McShann, Fats Waller, Eddie Boyd, and a quartet of unidentified artists, augmented by a program of selections played the previous week by Bruce’s stand-in, Country Bob, including cuts by Studebaker John, Duke Ellington & His Orchestra, Joe Turner & the Pete Johnson Orchestra, Leon Redbone, Roy Rogers, Sunnyland Slim, Studebaker John, Hoind Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Jimmy Thackery, and Joe Louis Walker.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CONFESSING THE BLUES
THE BLUES SHOW 367
Bruce Pingree, WDCB-FM, Durham, NH, November 11, 2018 [19057]
 
Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter: Down Home Girl
Jay McShann: Confessing The Blues
Fats Waller: Ain’t Misbehaving
Eddie Boyd: You Got To Reap
[Unidentified Artist]: Who Put The Wine In The Gravy
[Unidentified Artist]: I Just Can’t Help Myself
[Unidentified Artist]: I Called You Every Day
[Unidentified Artist]: Don’t Put No Shortening In My Bread
Studebaker John: Boogie Walk
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra: C Jam Blues
Joe Turner & Pete Johnson: Half Tight Boogie
Joe Turner & the Pete Johnson Orchestra: Skid Row Boogie
Leon Redbone: Nobody Cares If I’m Blue
Roy Rogers: I Would Undo Anythng
Sunnyland Slim: Lee’s Boogie
Studebaker John: Rolling And Tumbling Around
Hoind Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Send You Back To Georgia
Jimmy Thackery: Detroit Iron
Joe Louis Walker: Sweet Thing
 
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
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.