The Blues Show 532 – St. Louis Blues

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 532 (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 531 – IT’S MY LIFE BABY

Bruce Pingree with a program of blues from 2013 in tribute to the late great Bobby “Blue” Bland. Including tunes by some of his influences like T-Bone Walker, Nat “King” Cole, Charles Brown, B.B. King, and Rev. C.L. Franklin, plus more of Bobby’s magnificent Duke Records singles.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
IT’S MY LIFE BABY
THE BLUES SHOW 531
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, June 30, 2013 [22175]

T-Bone Walker: Call It Stormy Monday
Nat “King” Cole: Sweet Lorraine
Charles Brown: Drifting Blues
B.B. King: 3 O’Clock Blues
Rev. C.L. Franklin: Your Mother Loves Her Children
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Black Night
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Ain’t Nobody’s Business
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Reconsider Baby
Bobby “Blue” Bland: You’re All I Need
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Save Your Love For Me
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Good Time Charley
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Where Do I Go From Here
Bobby “Blue” Bland: If Love Ruled The World
Bobby “Blue” Bland: It’s My Life Baby
Bobby “Blue” Bland: I Smell Touble
Bobby “Blue” Bland: You’ve Got Bad Intentions
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Rocking in the Same Old Boat

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH (#106)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Sidney Daniels
Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

© 2013, 2022 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 529 – NO BLOW, NO SHOW

Bruce Pingree is coming all the way from WUNH-FM in New Hampshire in 2013 with a program of blues & gospel music this week in tribute to the gigantic bluesman Bobby “Blue” Bland, who passed away the previous week at the age of 83, including his earliest recordings and hits for Duke, a pair of live duets with B.B. King, and a live ut from the 1972 Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
NO BLOW, NO SHOW
THE BLUES SHOW 529
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, June 30, 2013 [22147]

B.B. King & Bobby “Blue” Bland: Blues Medley
B.B. King & Bobby “Blue” Bland: Let The Good Times Roll
Bobby “Blue” Bland: As Soon As The Weather Breaks
Bobby “Blue” Bland: I Smell Trouble
Bobby “Blue” Bland: I Wake Up Screaming
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Good Loving
Bobby “Blue” Bland: No Blow, No Show
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Loving Blues
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Army Life Blues
Bobby “Blue” Bland: You Don’t Love Me No More
Bobby “Blue” Bland: It’s My Life, Baby
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Little Boy Blue
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Farther Up The Road
Bobby “Blue” Bland: Ain’t That Loving You

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH (#104)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2013, 2022s Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 528 – THE BIG PUSH

Bruce Pingree with a program of blues music from 2013 by Hank Ballard & The Midnighters, Cal Green, Joe Krown-Walter “Wolfman” Washington-Russell Batiste, Southern Hospitality, Davell Crawford, J.J. Gray & Mofro, Charlie Musselwhite, Albert King, and Brother Tyrone Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
THE BIG PUSH
THE BLUES SHOW 528
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, June 23, 2013 [22133]

Hank Ballard & The Midnighters: Tore Up Over You
Cal Green: The Big Push
Hank Ballard & The Midnighters: The Twist
Cal Green: Green’s Blues
Hank Ballard & The Midnighters: Teardops On Your Letter
Joe Krown-Walter “Wolfman” Washington-Russell Batiste: Soul Understanding
Southern Hospitality: Fried Neckbones & Home Fries
Davell Crawford: Junco Pardner Cuddin’ Joe
J.J. Gray & Mofro: This River
Joe Krown-Walter “Wolfman” Washington-Russell Batiste: Never Ever Let You Go
Charlie Musselwhite: Just A Feeling
Albert King: I Almost Lost My Mind
Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: When It’s Gone It’s Gone

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH (#103)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2013, 2022 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 526 – STUFF YOU GOTTA WATCH

Bruce Pingree with a program of blues & gospel music this week commemoratinf the 20th anniversary of the passing of Jon Campbell, plus cuts from Joe Crown-Walter “Wolfman” Washington-Rusell Batiste, Davell Crawford, and Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ONE BELIEVER
THE BLUES SHOW 525
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, June 16, 2013 [22093]

10-Foot Polecats: Someday Your Pain Is Gonna End
John Campbell: Texas Country Boy
John Campbell: Voodoo Edge
John Campbell: Ain’t Afraid of Midnight
John Campbell: Judgment Day
John Campbell: When The Levee Breaks
John Campbell: One Believer
John Campbell: Bluebird
Joe Crown-Walter “Wolfman” Washington-Rusell Batiste: Livin’ Large
Davell Crawford: Going Back To Louisiana
Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters: Wolf Funk

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH (#101)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2013, 2022 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 525 – ONE BELIEVER

Bruce Pingree with a program of blues & gospel music this week commemoratinf the 20th anniversary of the passing of Jon Campbell, plus cuts from Joe Crown-Walter “Wolfman” Washington-Rusell Batiste, Davell Crawford, and Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ONE BELIEVER
THE BLUES SHOW 525
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, June 16, 2013 [22093]

10-Foot Polecats: Someday Your Pain Is Gonna End
John Campbell: Texas Country Boy
John Campbell: Voodoo Edge
John Campbell: Ain’t Afraid of Midnight
John Campbell: Judgment Day
John Campbell: When The Levee Breaks
John Campbell: One Believer
John Campbell: Bluebird
Joe Crown-Walter “Wolfman” Washington-Rusell Batiste: Livin’ Large
Davell Crawford: Going Back To Louisiana
Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters: Wolf Funk

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH (#101)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2013, 2022 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 524 – LEAVE THE LIGHT ON

Bruce Pingree is playing a long set by the father-daughter blues team called Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart featuring tunes from their first two albums, plus the Mark Hummel harmonica spectacular, John Nemeth, James Cotton, and Southern Hospitality.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BURIED ALIVE
THE BLUES SHOW 524
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, 2016 [22077]

Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart: Buried Alive
Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart: My Bad
Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart: All In
Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart: Leave the Light On
Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart: Storm’s Coming
Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart: Last Chhance
Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart: Dreaming or Dying
Cerna Earhart & Edward Earhart: You’re the One
Mark Hummel et al.: My Babe
John Nemeth: Stop Breaking Down
James Cotton: Wasn’t My Time To Go
Southern Hospitality: Long Way Home

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

© 2016, 2022 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

THE BLUES SHOW 523 – PAPA DEE DAH DAH

Bruce Pingree with a program of blues & gospel music from 2013 in honor of Father’s Day by King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band, Louis Armstrong, Clarence Williams Blue 5 with Eva Taylor, W.C. Handy’s Memphis Blues Band, W.C. Handy’s Beale Street, Louis Armstrong & His Hot 7, Louis Armstrong: with Earl Hines, and Sidney Bechet.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PAPA DEE DAH DAH
THE BLUES SHOW 523
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, June 9, 2013 [22063]

King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band: Alexander’s Ragtime Band
Louis Armstrong:: The Worried Blues
Clarence Williams Blue 5 with Eva Taylor: Papa Dee Dah Dah
Louis Armstrong: Wild Man Blues
King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band: Canal Street Blues.
King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band: Dippermouth Blues
W.C. Handy’s Memphis Blues Band: St. Louis Blues
W.C. Handy’s Beale Street: The Memphis Blues
Louis Armstrong: The Yellow Dog Blues
W.C. Handy’s Beale Street: The Hesitating Blues
W.C. Handy’s Memphis Blues Band: Gulf Coast Blues
Louis Armstrong & His Hot 7: The Keyhole Blues
Louis Armstrong: Loveless Love
Louis Armstrong: with Earl Hines: Basin Street Blues
Sidney Bechet: St. Louis Blues
Louis Armstrong: Atlanta Blues

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH (#98)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2013, 2022 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.