JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 908 – BOUND FOR ZION

Episode 908 is coming from the Cass Corridor headquarters of Radio Free Amsterdam in Detroit with an hour of music by the Kudzu Kings of Oxford, Mississippi, the veteran ensemble that celebrated 25 years of existence by recording an album in 2019, most of which is presented here by the ensemble including Dave Woolworth on voice & bass; Tate Moore, voice & acoustic guitar; George McConnel, voice & electric guitar; Max Williams, voice & electric guitar; Robert Chaffe, keyboards & piano; and Chuck Sigler, drums.

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BOUND FOR ZION

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 908

Cass Corridor, Detroit, April 25, 2021 [21273]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Kudzu Kings: Bound For Zion

Kudzu Kings: Old Last Name

Kudzu Kings: Punk Poet

Kudzu Kings: Dream

Kudzu Kings: Jaco’s LeNo One Elsement

Kudzu Kings: Rototiller

Kudzu Kings: The Lake

Kudzu Kings: Tick Taxi

Kudzu Kings: Peace in the Valley

Kudzu Kings: Miss Mudd

Kudzu Kings: Street Walking

Kudzu Kings: Dorethra

Kudzu Kings: Truly

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Recorded & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Dave Woolworth

© 2021 The John Sinclair Foundation

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 907 – RUNNING IN THE RED

Episode 906 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with selections by Yusef Lateef & His Men, Langston Hughes With Leonard Feather, Jack Kerouac & Steve Allen, David Amram Quintet with Lynn Sheffield, Eric Burdon, Pete Cornelius & The DeVilles, Dave Gross, Robbie Smith, Measured Chaos, The Macpodz, Del Close & John Brent, Kenneth Patchen With the Chamber Jazz Sextet, Shorty Petterstein, Lenny Bruce, and Charlie Parker.

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JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 905 – HEAVY MUSIC

Episode 905 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with music from the 420 All Stars with Chris Codish, Wendell Harrison & Tribe, Bob Seger, Martha & The Vandellas, Melba Joyce Boyd, the Lyman Woodard Organization, The Stooges, Luther “Bad Man” Keith, M.L. Liebler & the Magic Poetry Band, and Mitch Ryder.

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JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 899 – TAKE IT TO THE STREETS

Episode 899 is coming from WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, as the station’s Mardi Gras Special 1994 with Dr. John, written & produced by John Sinclair. with live music from Jazz Fest and around New Orleans by the Rebirth Brass Band, Al “Carnival Time” Johnson, Earl King, Little Queenie, Dr. John, Big Chief Donald Harrison Sr. & Guardians of the Flame, Medicine Man Byrd, Big Chief Rollo & the Ninth Ward Hunters, Big Chief Smiley Ricks & the Wild Renegade Hunters, Spy Boy Nat and Big Chief Jake of the White Eagles, Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wid Magnolias with Dr. John, Donald Harrison Sr. & t he Guardians of the Flame with Donald Harrison Jr., Eddie Bo, Pin Stripe Brass Band, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, the First Revolution Singers, Rockin’ Jake Band, and Tommy Ridgley & the Untouchables.

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TAKE IT TO THE STREETS

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 899

WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, Mardi Gras 1994 [21119]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Rebirth Brass Band: Take It To The Streets

Al “Carnival Time” Johnson: Carnival Time

Earl King: Mardi Gras Mambo

Little Queenie: My Darlin’ New Orleans

Dr. John Commentary & Intro to Wild Indians @ the Zulu Parade

Big Chief Donald Harrison Sr. & Guardians of the Flame: My Indian Red

Medicine Man Byrd: Comments

Big Chief Rollo & Ninth Ward Hunters: Comments

Big Chief Smiley Ricks & the Wild Renegade Hunters: Comments

Spy Boy Nat and Big Chief Jake of the White Eagles: Comments

Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wid Magnolias with Dr. John: Big Chief  

Big Chief Jake of the White Eagles: Comments

Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wid Magnolias with Dr. John: Big Chief  

Donald Harrison Sr. & the Guardians of the Flame with Donald Harrison Jr.: Shallow Water O Mama

Dr. John Commentary

Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wid Magnolias: Big Chief Got A Golden Crown

Big Chief Jake of the White Eagles: Comments & Indians, Here They Come

Spy Boy Nat & Big Chief Jake of the White Eagles: Comments

Wild Indians: Iko Iko

Eddie Bo: Iko Iko

Dr. John Commentary

Pin Stripe Brass Band: Background Music

Dr. John with the Dirty Dozen Brass Band: A Closer Walk With Thee

Dr. John: All On A Mardi Gras Day >

Dr. John with the Dirty Dozen Brass Band: I Shall Not Be Moved

First Revolution Singers: He Really Cares

Rockin’ Jake Band: When The Saints Go Marching In

Tomyy Ridgley & the Untouchables: Second Line

Dr. John Closing Commentary for Part One

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Program produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 1994, 2021 The John Sinclair Foundation

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 894 – THE LITTLE BITTY THINGS

Episode 894 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in the Cass Corridor of Detroit with the first of two programs with music contributed by my old friend Jules Bauduc of Louiaiana, known in musical circles as The Maestro, who sent me 4 CDs worth of rare music from the Crescent City and environs, including this week’s program of tunes by Lloyd Price, Roland Stone, Tommy Ridgley, Bobby Mitchell, Chuck Como, Patti Verasco & the Milestones, Eddie Bo, Danny White, Eddie Powers, Elton Anderson, Milson Luce, Allen Collay, Joe & Ann, Chuck Cavet & The Contours, Mike Ancone, Jimmy Clanton, Wardell Quezergue & Donald Harrison Jr, and The Stokes.

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THE LITTLE BITTY THINGS

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 894

Cass Corridor, Detroit, December 24, 2020 [21049]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Lloyd Price: Lawdy Miss Clawdy

Roland Stone: Just A Moment

Tommy Ridgley: In The Same Old Way

Bobby Mitchell: I Wish I Knew

Chuck Como: Bells In My Heart

Patti Verasco & the Milestones: Gotta Have Love

Eddie Bo: It Must Be Love

Danny White: The Little Bitty Things

Eddie Powers: Gypsy Woman

Elton Anderson: Shed So Many Tears

Danny White: Loan Me A Handkerchief

Roland Stone: Something Special

Milson Luce: Don’t Break Your Promise To Me

Allen Collay: Last Chance

Joe & Ann: Gee Baby

Chuck Cavet & The Contours: I;m Not A Know It All

Mike Ancone: Got To Be A Girl

Jimmy Clanton: I Trusted You

Tommy Ridgley: I’ve Heard That Story Before

Wardell Quezergue & Donald Harrison Jr: What A Wonderful World

The Stokes: Whipped Cream

Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take That Away From Me

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Program produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2021 The John Sinclair Foundation

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 869 – PIPE DREAM BLUES

Episode 869 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam’s Detroit headquarters at 55 Peterboro St. where I’m featuring another hour of music from the vast archive of reefer songs I’ve just received from a listener called Paul Paul, who says “I collect songs about marijuana and I have about 5000.” He sent them to me on a USB stick and I’ll be featuring material from this treasure trove of reefer music for some time to come. This week we’ll hear cuts by Fats Waller, Andy Kirk & His Twelve Clouds Of Joy, Baron Lee & the Blue Rhythm Band, Cab Calloway, Louis Armstrong, Bea Foote, Don Redman, Bill Rogers, Trio Garnica Ascencio, Hermanos Bañuelos, Herbert Payne, McKinney’s Cotton Pickers, Lucille Bogan, Cleo Brown, Cow Cow Davenport, Tampa Red & The Chicago Five, Curtis Jones, and Josie Miles.

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PIPE DREAM BLUES

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 869

Cass Corridor, Detroit, June 17, 2020 [20419]

                       

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Fats Waller: The Joint Is Jumping

Andy Kirk: I’se A Muggin’

Baron Lee & the Blue Rhythm Band: Reefer Man

Cab Calloway: The Viper’s Drag

Louis Armstrong: Muggles

Bea Foote: Weed

Don Redman: Chant of the Weed

Bill Rogers: West Indian Weed Woman

Trio Garnica Ascencio: La Marihuana

Hermanos Bañuelos: Marijuana la Soldadera

Herbert Payne: Smoke Clouds

McKinney’s Cotton Pickers: Selling That Stuff

Lucille Bogan: Pot Hound Blues

Cleo Brown: The Stuff Is Here & It’s Mellow

Cow Cow Davenport: The Mess Is Here

Tampa Red & The Chicago Five: We Gonna Get High Together

Curtis Jones: Reefer Hound Blues

Andy Kirk & His Twelve Clouds Of Joy: All the Jive Is Gone

Josie Miles: Pipe Dream Blues

Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take That Away From Me

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Program produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 The John Sinclair Foundation