JAZZ LUNATIQUE 465 – TRICK BAG

David Kunian is playing music this week in honor of the December birthdays of Louis Prima, Tom Waits, the Tin Men with Alex McMurray, Frank Sinatra, Professor Longhair, Philip K. Dick, Mike Mills, Bob Stinson, Art Neville, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, George Porter Jr, and Walter “Wolfman” Washington.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TRICK BAG
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 465
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, December 19, 2023 [24124]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Louis Prima: Buena Cera
The Tin Men with Alex McMurray: The Darling of the Okra Strut
Tom Waits: Jersey Girl
Frank Sinatra: My Funny Valentine
Professor Longhair with Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown: Rockin’ Pneumonia
Sonic Youth for Philip K. Dick: Schizophhrenia
R.E.M. with Mike Mills: Pretty Persuasion
The Replacements with Bob Stinson: Hold My Life
Art Neville: Please Don’t Go
Professor Longhair: Tipitina
Big Chief Monk Boudreaux: Kick Me Down
The Meters with George Porter Jr: Trick Bag
Tom Waits: Christmas Card from a Hooker in MInneapolis
Walter “Wolfman” Washington: I Feel So at Home Here
Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Wolf Funk

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans(#3
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2021, 2024 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 461 – SPACE IS THE PLACE

David Kunian is celebrating the new year of 2024 with his customary hour of music by Sun Ra & his Arkestra that starts off each year, with an emphasis this time on the Myth-Science Arkestra of the early 1970s.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SPACE IS THE PLACE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 461
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 2, 2024 [24079]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Sun Ra & his Arkestra: Space Is the Place
Sun Ra & his Myth-Science Arkestra: Watusa
Sun Ra & his Arkestra: Sunset on the River Nile
The Cosmic Rays: Daddy’s Gonna Tell You No Lie
Sun Ra & his Arkestra: New Dawn
Sun Ra & his Myth-Science Arkestra: Moondance
Sun Ra & his Arkestra: Strange Worlds > It’s After the End of the World >
Outer Spaceways Inc. > Why Go to the Moon

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

© 2024 David Kunian. Used with permission.
Sun Ra & his Arkestra: Intergalactic Research

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 457 – HARLEM NOCTURNE

David Kunian is examining and reporting on the new premises of WWOZ-FM at the Jax Brewery building in New Orleans’ French Quarter for Episode 457 with music from the new studio by Miles Davis, the Lounge Lizards, Avram Fedaire, Myron Melford, Helen Gillette, Willie T, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Debbie Davies & Joshua Paxton, James Booker, and Archie Shepp.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HARLEM NOCTURNE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 457
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, November 28, 2023 [24019]

Miles Davis: Miles Runs the Voodoo Down
Lounge Lizards: Harlem Nocturne
Avram Fedaire: Showtime
Myron Melford: Roman Numeral No. 8
Helen Gillette: Les Tondes
Willie T: Let’s Live
Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Feel So At Home
Debbie Davies & Joshua Paxton: Other Than Everything,
Everything’s Alright
James Booker: Gonzo
Archie Shepp: Hambone

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

© 2024 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 456 – JAM UP

David Kunian is teamed up with John Sinclair for this program from WWOZ in New Orleans in 2013 for Episode 456 with music by Tommy Ridgley, Deacon John, Guitar Slim, Little Richard, Snooks Eaglin, Chris Kenner, Lee Dorsey, B.B. King, Jay McShann & his Orchestra, Esther Phillips, Professor Longhair, Buddy & Ella Johnson, Johnny Adams, and a pair of unidentified artists.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

JAM UP

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 456

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, April 2013 [23767]

Tommy Ridgley: Jam Up

Deacon John: Happy Home

Guitar Slim: Scratch My Back

Little Richard: Ready Teddy

Snooks Eaglin: I’m Slippin’ In

Chris Kenner: Packing Up

Lee Dorsey: Get Out My Life Woman

[Unidentified Instrumental]

B.B. King: inkingFive Long Years

B.B. King: Every Day I Have the Blues

Jay McShann & his Orchestra: Jumpin’ The Blues

Esther Phillips: Blow Top Blues

Professor Longhair: Her Mind Is Gone

Buddy & Ella Johnson: I Don’t Want Nobody

Johnny Adams: Two Years of Torture

[Unidentified Artist]: When You Start Drinking

Tommy Ridgley: Let’s Try to Talk It Over

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

© 2013, 2023 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 452 – ALL THE MUSIC

David Kunian is playing music in Episode 452 by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Johnny Hartman & John Coltrane, Ani DeFranco, McKai McCraven, the Roots, Ray Charles, Bruce Springsteen, Porter-Batiste-Stoltz, and Earl Turbinton.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ALL THE MUSIC

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 452

David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 3, 2023 [23707]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call for All Demons

Johnny Hartman & John Coltrane: Lush Life

Ani DeFranco: Shameless

McKai McCraven: So Ubooggie

The Roots: All the Music

Ray Charles: I Don’t Need No Doctor

Bruce Springsteen: Hot Chacornia Woe

Porter-Batiste-Stoltz: Sing a Simple Song > Rainy Day Women

Earl Turbinton: Fat Blues

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

© 2023 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 422 – SPEAK NO EVIL

David Kunian is playing music in Episode 422 by Egg Yolk Jubilee and the Drive By Truckers, plus an elongated tribute to the recently deprted saxophonist Wayne Shorter under his own name and with Lee Morgan, Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers, Weather Report, Miles Davis, and speaking on a side by Nicholas Payton.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SPEAK NO EVIL
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 422
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, March 21, 2023 [23256]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Drive By Truckers: Don’t Cock Block the Rock
Drive By Truckers: Welcome to Club 13
Drive By Truckers: Nine Bullets
Wayne Shorter: Speak No Evil
Weather Report: Palladium
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers: One by One
Lee Morgan: Soeedball
Nicholas Payton: Pinocchio
Miles Davis Quintet: Fall

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

© 2023 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 420 – ANDROGENOUS

David Kunian is playing music centered on transgenderism for this week’s show, with selections by The Kinks, Lou Reed, The Replacements, Jim Curry, John Chinn featuring Richard Julian, Melissa Aldona, Jonathan Blake, Hound Dog Taylor & the Houserockers, The Gun Club, The Pretenders, and Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengeers.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ANDROGENOUS
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 420
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, March 14, 2023 [23226]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
The Kinks: Lola
Lou Reed: Walk on the Wild Side
The Replacements: Androgenous
Jim Curry: Sweet Transvestite
John Chinn featuring Richard Julian: I Don’t Worry about a Thing
Melissa Aldona: The Falling
Jonathan Blake: Rivers and Parks
Hound Dog Taylor & the Houserockers: Gimme Back Ny Wig
The Gun Club: Devil in the Woods
The Pretenders: Porcelain
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengeers: Free for All

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

© 2023 David Kunian. Used with permission.

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 418 – OTHER WORLDS

David Kunian is playing the first hour of his annual tribute to the music of pianist, composer and bandleader Sun Ra, with recordings from across the long span of the artist’s career.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
OTHER WORLDS
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 418
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 3, 2023 [23196]

Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Space Is the Place
The Qualities: Happy New Year
Marshall Allen & the Sun Ra Arkestra: Somebody’s Else’s Idea
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: And Otherness
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Other Worlds
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: The Eternal Sphinx
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Velvet
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Discipline
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Of Mythic Worlds

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

© 2023 David Kunian. Used with permission.