JAZZ LUNATIQUE 313 – GONZO

David Kunian is contnuing his annual celebration of the birth of James Carroll Booker III in 2014 with filmmaker Lily Keeber, director of the recent James Booker documentary, using Duke Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite as background music in honor of the holidays, and playing recordings by James Booker in solo performance, with his own bands, and backing up Lars Edegran, Little Richard, Art Neville, and Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns with Mack Rebennack, and a live BBC recording of “Gonzo.”

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JAZZ LUNATIQUE 303 – ATOMIC DOG

David Kunian is playing music this week by Egg Yolk Jubilee, David McMurray, The BeeGees, Teddy Pendergrass, Perez Prado, Soul Coughing, The B-52s, Clarence Carter, Prince, Yvonne Ellman, Trixie Whitley, Nth To The Power, James Booker, an unidentified artist, and Albert Ayler.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ATOMIC DOG

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 303

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, September 8, 2020 [20648]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demonst

David McMurray: Atomic Dog

The BeeGees: Saturday Night Fever

Teddy Pendergrass: I Don’t Love You Any More

Perez Prado: Cabayo Negro

Soul Coughing: The Bus To Beezelbub

The B-52s: Rock Lobster

Clarence Carter: Snatching It Back

Prince: Alphabet Street

Yvonne Ellman: If I Can’t Have You

Trixie Whitley: Long Time Coming

Nth To The Power: The God Particle

James Booker: Gonzo

[Unidentified Artist]: [Unidentified Selection]

Albert Ayler: Spiritual Rebirth

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 280 – RAINY DAY WOMEN

David Kunian is playing music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Bob Dylan, Germaine Bazzle
with Wynton Marsalis, Debbie Davies, Taylor Swiift: Shake It Off
Psychedelic Stooges, Alvin Youngblood Hart, James Brown, The Replacements,
Alex Sherman, Scott Billington, The Doors, and the Drive By Truckers.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
RAINY DAY WOMEN
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 280
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 21, 2020 [20304]
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Bob Dylan: Rainy Day Women No. 6 & 35
Germaine Bazzle with Wynton Marsalis: Little Birdie
Debbie Davies: Other Than Everything, Everything’s Great
Taylor Swiift: Shake It Off
Psychedelic Stooges: TV Eye
Alvin Youngblood Hart: Hell of A Way To Make A Living
James Brown: Cold Sweat
The Replacements: Cruella DeVille
Alex Sherman: Hello Mudder, Hello Fadder
Scott Billington : Mississippi River
The Replacements: Beer For Breakfast
The Doors: Roadhouse Blues
Drive By Truckers: Armegeddon’s Back


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 279 – SLIDE BACK

David Kunian is playing music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Theatre Valis, the Soul Rebels, Preservation Hall, Papa Mali, the Lost Bayou Ramblers, The Clash, Jim Henson, Ellis Marsalis, and McCoy Tyner.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SLIDE BACK

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 279

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 14, 2020 [20290]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Theatre Valis: Ko To

Soul Rebels: Slide Back

Preservation Hall: El Manisero

Papa Mali: Laissez Le Bon Temps Roulez

Lost Bayou Ramblers: Highway 40

The Clash: Clampdown

Jim Henson: Rubber Ducky

Ellis Marsalis: Syndrome

McCoy Tyner: Vision

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 278 – MAGNOLIA TRIANGLE

David Kunian is playing music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, Ellis Marsalis, Herbie Nichols Project, Charlie Parker, Driving Smoke, Duke Ellington, The B-52s, and Theatre Valis.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MAGNOLIA TRIANGLE

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 278

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 14, 2020 [20290]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Public Enemy: Fight The Power

Ellis Marsalis: Swinging In The Haven

Herbie Nichols Project: Love Is Proximity

Charlie Parker: Parker’s Mood

Driving Smoke: Hercules

Ellis Marsalis: Magnolia Triangle

Duke Ellington: Solitude

The B-52s: Your Own Private Idaho

Theatre Valis: Ko To

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 277 – ASCENSION

David Kunian is playing music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, the Rova Saxophone Quartet, Fela Kuti, and an unknown artist.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ASCENSION

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 277

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, 2020 [20276]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Rova Saxophone Quartet: Ascension

Fela Kuti: Zombie

Cosing Number Unknown

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 276 – STEAL AWAY

David Kunian is playing the second hour of his coronavirus show with music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Ellis Marsalis, Charlie Parker, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Louis Armstrong, David “Fathead” Newman, Bill Withers, John Prine, MC-5, and the Rova Saxophone Quartet.

The John Sinclair Foundation Present

STEAL AWAY

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 276

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, 2020 [20262]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Ellis Marsalis: Twelve’s It

Charlie Parker: Yardbird Suite

Charlie Parker: Ornithology

Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Steal Away

Louis Armstrong: Back ‘O Town Blues

David “Fathead” Newman: Hard Times

Bill Withers: Just The Two of Us

John Prine: Your Flag Decal Won’t Get You into Heaven Anymore

John Prine: 21st Century USA

MC-5: Kick Out The Jams

Rova Saxophone Quartet: Ascension

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 275 – MONKEY MAN

David Kunian is playing the second hour of his coronavirus show with music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, the Rolling Stones, The Beatles, English Beat, Dedication to Althea Brice, Lou Donaldson: Alligator Boogaloo, Poems by Althea Brice, Talking Heads, Ken Vandermark Big Band, George Porter Jr & The Running Partners, and McCoy Tyner.

The John Sinclair Foundation Present

MONKEY MAN

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 275

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, Althea Brice, 2020 [20248]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons

Rolling Stones: Dead Flowers

The Beatles: I Get By With A Litte Help From My Friends

English Beat: I Confesss

Rolling Stones: Monkey Man

Dedication to Althea Brice

Lou Donaldson: Alligator Boogaloo

Message from Althea Brice

Althea Brice: A Ballad of Another Night of Steel

Althea Brice: So You Finally Quit That Job Quick

Althea Brice: Steel Gods

Althea Brice: Letter From Althea (Wind Resistance)

Talking Heads: Life During Wartime

Ken Vandermark Big Band: Heart Blues/Skin One

George Porter Jr & The Running Partners: Can’t Beat The Funk

McCoy Tyner:

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.