FLY BY NIGHT 550 – AHEADONISM

Steve The Fly presents Episode 550 from 2016 with music by the Illuminatus! Trilogy, Louis Armstrong, John Coltrane, The Meters, Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gilespie, Amiri Baraka with Billy Harper, Eddie Jefferson, Gil Evans, and DKT/MC5 & John Sinclair.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
AHEADONISM
FLY BY NIGHT 550
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Bristol UK, June 26, 2016 [24146]

Illuminatus! Trilogy: Operation Mindfuck
Louis Armstrong: Mack The Knife
John Coltrane: Naima
The Meters: You’ve Got To Change (Got To Reform)
Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gilespie: Shaw ’Nuff
Amiri Baraka with Billy Harper: Knowledge Of Self
Eddie Jefferson: Bitches Brew
Gil Evans: Mixed
DKT/MC5 & John Sinclair: Black To Comm

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#165)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2016, 2024 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 549 – VOTIN’ BLUES

Steve The Fly is cooking in this election period in 2016 with a program of selections by Monty Python’s Flying Circus, William S. Burroughs, John Sinclair & His International Blues Scholars, Jay McShann, Funkadelic, the Skull Snaps, Cal Tjader, B.B King, Willie Mabon, Howlin’ Wolf, and Ken Nordine.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
VOTIN’ BLUES
FLY BY NIGHT 549
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Bristol UK, June 26, 2016 [24128]

Monty Python’s Flying Circus: North Minhead Vote 
William S. Burroughs: When Did I Stop Wanting to Be President
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: We Love Big Chief
Jay McShann: Confessin’ The Blues
Funkadelic: Can You Get to That
Skull Snaps: It’s a New Day
Cal Tjader: Ginza Samba
B.B King: Recession Blues
Willie Mabon: I’m Mad
Howlin’ Wolf: Forty Four
Ken Nordine: The Vidiot

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#164)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2016, 2024 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 546 – FUNKARA


Steve The Fly has stripped this episode down to the essentials: Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids, George Clinton & Funkadelic, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, and Miles Davis.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FUNKARA
FLY BY NIGHT 546
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Bristol UK, May 30, 2016 [24086]

Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids: Rhapsody In Berlin
George Clinton & Funkadelic: Uncle Jam
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Love in Outer Space
Miles Davis: The Ghetto Walk

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#161)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2016, 2024 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 545 – ASTRAL WAYS

Steve the Fly is traveling the spaceways in Episode 545 from 2016 with astral transportation provided by Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids, Dr. John, Sun Ra, Funkadelic, Miles Davis, the Aural Exciters, and John Sinclair.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ASTRAL WAYS
FLY BY NIGHT 545
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Bristol UK, May 30, 2016 [24071]

Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids: Epiphany  
Dr. John: Getaway
Sun Ra: Where Pathways Meet
Funkadelic: Promentalshitbackwashpsychosis Enema Squad
Miles Davis: Mademoiselle Mabry
Aural Exciters: Emile
Miles Davis: In A Silent Way
John Sinclair: light blue

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#160)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Sidney Daniels
Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

© 2016, 2024 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 544 – DR MARSHMALLOW

Steve The Fly is playing a panorama of music in 2016 by his band with guitarist Vincente Pino called Dr Marshmallow Cubicle, recorded in 2011, with one cut by John Sinclair & His Amsterdam Blues Scholars comprising both Steve The Fly and Vince Pino, recorded at Café The Zen in 2010.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DR MARSHMALLOW
FLY BY NIGHT 544
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Bristol UK, April 30, 2016 [24053]

Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Banksterdem
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Lovebox
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Occupy
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Coffeeshopalypse
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Dwellmonk Fish
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Law Of Acceleration
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Silhouette
John Sinclair & Amsterdam Blues Scholars: Scuze’ Me While I Kiss The Sky
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Stop The Cu*ts
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Bluzero
Dr Marshmallow Cubicle: Let’s Go Get Em

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#159)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2016, 2024 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 543 – JUST IN RA TIME


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
JUST IN RA TIME
FLY BY NIGHT 543
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Bristol UK, April 30, 2016 [SFBN-0158]

Steve The Fly is playing an hour in 2016 of a wide-ranging selection of recordings by Sun Ra in Episode 543, just in Ra time.

Sun Ra: The Beginning
Sun Ra: Images
Sun Ra: The Golden Lady
Sun Ra: And Otherness
Sun Ra: Just In Time
Sun Ra: Kingdom
Sun Ra: Reflects Motion
Sun Ra: Adventure-Equation
Sun Ra: Aeithopia
Sun Ra: Eve

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#158)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2016, 2024 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 542 – MOUNTAIN

Steve The Fly is soaring to the top in Episode 542 from 2016 with mountainous selections by Lightnin’ Hopkins & Sonny Terry, Roscoe Holcomb, Bob Dylan, Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, Robert Knight, Groundation, Gappy Ranks, Dred Zeppelin, Diana Ross, Brian Eno, Earl Scruggs & Lester Flatt, Tthe Association, and Ersal Hickey.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MOUNTAIN
FLY BY NIGHT 542
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Bristol UK, April 30, 2016 [24023]

Lightnin’ Hopkins & Sonny Terry: Rocky Mountain
Roscoe Holcomb: Across The Mountain
Bob Dylan: Cross the Green Mountain
Screamin’ Jay Hawkins: Mountain Jive
Robert Knight:;Love On A Mountain Top
Bob Dylan: She’ll Be Coming Round’ The Mountain
Groundation: The Mountain
Gappy Ranks: Mountain Top
Dred Zeppelin: Black Mountain Side
Dianna Ross: Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
Bob Dylan: Talking Bear Mountain
Brian Eno: Taking Tiger Mountain
Earl Scruggs & Lester Flatt: Foggy Mountain Special
The Association: Boy On The Mountain
Ersal Hickey: Bluebirds Over The Mountain

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#157)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2016, 2024 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 541 – BLUME EVIDENCE

Steve The Fly is offering a program of music & poetry from 2016 by Kenneth Rexroth, Alice Coltrane, John Coltrane, Rashan Roland Kirk with Charles Mingus,Sun Ra & His Aerkestra, Cannonball Adderley, Aretha Franklin, Dr. John, and John Sinclair & Michael Ray from their album i mean you.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLUME EVIDENCE
FLY BY NIGHT 541
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Bristol UK, April 30, 2016 [24008]

Kenneth Rexroth: Married Blues 
Alice Coltrane: I Want You Too
John Coltrane: Blue Trane
Rashan Roland Kirk with Charles Mingus: Hog Callin’ Blues 
Sun Ra: Blue Kosmos
Cannonball Adderley: Barefoot Sunday Blues
Aretha Franklin: Today I Sing The Blues
Alice Coltrane: Loverly Sky Boat
Dr. John: My Children, My Angels
John Sinclair & Michael Ray: Evidence

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#156)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2016, 2024 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.