Jazz Lunatique 246: Sanctuary

David Kunian is offeriing a very eclectic program tonight with music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Shabaka Hutchings & The Comet Is Coming, Morphine, Guns & Roses, Johnny Sketch & the Dirty Notes, Liz Roscher, Miles Davis, and Abdullah Ibrahim.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SANCTUARY
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 246
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 30, 2019 [19572]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Shabaka Hutchings & The Comet Is Coming: Birth of Creation
Morphine: Five Mile High
Guns & Roses: Bad Apples
Johnny Sketch & the Dirty Notes: Fine Time
Liz Roscher: Blood of the Lamb
Miles Davis: Sanctuary
Abdullah Ibrahim: Cherry > Broad Joe
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Chuck Siler for Radio Free Amsterdam
Written, produced, recorded, edited & assembled by David Kunian
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 
 

The Groove Yard 41: Humph

George Klein presents Part 1 of a three-part feature on Thelonious Monk, focusing here on Monk’s Blue Note recordings of the late 1940s & early ’50s with Kenny Dorham, Sahib Shihab, Lou Donaldson, Milt Jackson, Art Blakey, and others.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HUMPH
THE GROOVE YARD 41
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 11, 1990 [19566]
 
Thelonious Monk: Humph
Thelonious Monk: Evonce
Thelonious Monk: Nice Work if You Can Get It
Thelonious Monk: Nice Work (alternate take)
Thelonious Monk: Ruby My Dear
Thelonious Monk: In Walked Bud
Thelonious Monk: Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk: Evidence
Thelonious Monk: Misterioso
Thelonious Monk: I Mean You
Thelonious Monk: Four in One
Thelonious Monk: Criss Cross
Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser
Thelonious Monk:  Sixteen
Thelonious Monk: Sixteen (alternate take)
Thelonious Monk: Let’s Cool One
Thelonious Monk: Epistrophy
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1990, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

Jazz Lunatique 245: Ascending Reverence

David Kunian is offeriing a very eclectic program tonight with music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Michoux’s Melody Makers, The Replacements, Clifton Chenier, The Bingo Show, Little Walter, Mikiah McCraven, Idress Ackamoor & The Pyramids, Sascha Masakowski, Christian Scott Adua Atunde, George Gruntz, Wildflower, and Jamie Branch
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ASCENDING REVERENCE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 245
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 30, 2019 [19558]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Michoux’s Melody Makers: Coyote sur les Chalmette
The Replacements: Hold My Life
Clifton Chenier: Allons a Grande Coteau
The Bingo Show: New Orleans
Little Walter: I Just Keep Loving Her
Mikiah McCraven: Universal Beings:
Idress Ackamoor & The Pyramids:  Neal Croker
Sascha Masakowski: Ascending Reverence
Christian Scott Adua Atunde: Divine Or Divan
George Gruntz: Ajurbe
Wildflower: Getting Better All The Time
Jamie Branch: The Storm
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Chuck Siler for Radio Free Amsterdam
Written, produced, recorded, edited & assembled by David Kunian
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 
 

Jazz Lunatique 244: Dew Drop Inn

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DEW DROP INN
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 244
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, circa 2000 [19544]
 
Producer David Kunian presents a vibrant sound portrait of the legendary Dew Drop Inn and its musical heyday from the 1940s to the end of the 1960s, drawing on the narration of Chuck Siler and oral testimony from Ray Charles, Allen Toussaint, Irma Thomas, Dr. John, Earl King and dozens of musical luminaries who made the Dew Drop their home in uptown New Orleans. Plenty of classical Crescent City music too.
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Chuck Siler for Radio Free Amsterdam
Written, produced, recorded, edited & assembled by David Kunian
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2000, 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 

Jazz Lunatique 243: The Family Groove

David Kunian is playing music in honor of the passing of the great Art Neville of The Meters, The Neville Brothers, and the  Wild Tchoupitoulas and author of his own singles for Specialty Records in the 1950s.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
THE FAMILY GROOVE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 243
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 6, 2019 [19530]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
The Meters: Fly Like An Eagle
The Meters: Nine To Five
Art Neville: Arabian Love Call
Art Neville: Zing Zing Zing
The Meters: Fiyo On The Bayou
The Meters: The Family Groove
The Meters: Lonesome And Unwanted People
Wild Tchoupitoulas: Hey Pocky Way
Art Neville: Please Don’t Leave Me
The Neville Brothers: Wild Indians
The Neville Brothers: They All Axed Fo You
Art Neville: Let’s Rock
Art Neville: Over You
The Neville Brothers: Voodoo
Wild Tchoupitoulas: Indian Red
 
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
 
© 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 

Jazz Lunatique 242: Papa Funk

David Kunian is playing music in honor o f the recently departed Arthur Neville of the Hawketts, the Meters, the The Neville Brothers, and the Wild Tchoupitoulas—Papa Funk, they called him.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PAPA FUNK
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 242
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 6, 2019 [19516]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Wild Tchoupitoulas: Hey Mama
The Neville Brothers: Brother Jake
Art Neville: Cha Dooky Doo
The Meters: Thinking
The Meters: Groovy Lady
The Meters:Funky Miracle
The Meters: Looky Py Py
The Neville Brothers: Brother John > Iko Iko > Do You Wanna Dance > Day-O
The Neville Brothers: Art
Art Neville: Ooh Wee Baby.
The Neville Brothers: Wildflower
The Neville Brothers: Papa Funk
The Neville Brothers: Can’t Stop The Funk  
 
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
 
© 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 

Jazz Lunatique 241: Wild Man Blues

David Kunian is playing music by Louis Armstrong in honor of his birthday and by Art Neville in honor of his recent passing.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WILD MAN BLUES
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 241
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 6, 2019 [19502]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
The Neville Brothers: Fly Like An Eagle
Louis Armstrong: The Memphis Blues
Louis Armstrong: Cuban Pete
Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald: Summertime
Louis Armstrong: Potato Head Blues
The Meters: Trick Bag
Louis Armstrong: Wild Man Blues
Louis Armstrong: Got A Lot Of Living To Do
The Meters: People Say
The Neville Brothers: Brother John > Iko Iko
Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington: Solitude
Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington: C Jam Blues (Duke’s Place)
The Meters: Funky Music
 
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
 
© 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.
 
 

Jazz Lunatique 240: Funky Miracle

David Kunian is playing music by Louis Armstrong in honor of his birthday nd by Art Neville with the Neville Brothers and The Meters in honor of Art’s recent passing.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FUNKY MIRACLE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 240
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, August 6, 2019 [19488]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Public Enemy: Fight The Power
Louis Armstrong: Skokian
The Neville Brothers: Fire On The Bayou
Louis Armstrong & The All Stars: Back O’ Town Blues
Louis Armstrong & The All Stars: Mahogany Hall Stomp
The Meters: Groovy Lady
The Neville Brothers: Brother Blood
Louis Armstrong & The All Stars: Tin Roof Blues
Louis Armstrong & The All Stars: All That Meat And No Potatoes
The Neville Brothers: Sitting In Limbo
Louis Armstrong & The All Stars: High Society Calypso
The Meters: Funky Miracle
 
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
 
© 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.