Jazz Lunatique 238: Gris Gris

David Kunian is memorializing the late Mac Rebennack this week with his signature tune, a long recording of the Dr. playing piano and talking with producer Jerry Wexler in a recording studio in 1972 that led to their collaboration on the album called Gumbo, plus the Wade—Hurricane Suite that was the Dr.’s musical response to Hurrican Katrina, and capped with a birthday salute to the progranmer’s dad by the Beatles.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GRIS GRIS
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 238
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 11, 2019 [19460]
 
Dr. John WWOZ ID
Dr. John: Gris Gris Gumbo Ya Ya
Dr. John Plays Piano & Talks with Jerry Wexler at Great Length
The Beatles: Birthday
Dr. John: Wade—Hurricane Suite I: Storm Warning
Dr. John: Wade—Hurricane Suite II: Storm Surge
Dr. John: Wade—Hurricane Suite III: Calm In The Storm
Dr. John: Wade—Hurricane Suite IV: Aftermath
 
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 237: World of Trouble

David Kunian is playing music this week by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Bonerama, Roky Ericson & The 13th Floor Elevators, Kid Eggplant & The Melatons, the Rolling Stones, Todd Snyder, Leila McCallah, Memphis Minnie, The Memphis Jug Band, Tom McDermott, Prince, and Albert Ayler.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WORLD OF TROUBLE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 237
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 4, 2019 [19446]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Bonerama: When The Levee Breaks
13th Floor Elevators: Reverberation
13th Floor Elevators: You’re Gonna Miss Me
 Kid Eggplant & The Melatons: Kinda Slipping In
Rolling Stones: Satisfaction
Todd Snyder: Just Like Overnight
Leila McCallah: Capitalist Blues
Memphis Minnie: World of Trouble
Memphis Minnie& The Memphis Jug Band : The Meningitis Blues
Tom McDermott: Maple Leaf Rag
Prince: Emancipation
Albert Ayler: Truth Is Marching In
 
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 236: Sign Of The Times

David Kunian is playing a wide spectrum of msic this week by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, Prince, Bobbie Gentry, Chris Whitley, Cedric Burnside, Joe Jackson, Lover Man, Morphine, Eric Dolphy, Jon Cleary, Sting, The Tin Men, and Joshua Redman.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SIGN OF THE TIMES
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 236
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 4, 2019 [19432]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Public Enemy: Fight The Power
Prince: Sign of the Times
Bobbie Gentry: Ode To Billie Joe
Chris Whitley: Living With The Law 
Cedric Burnside: Please Tell It Baby
Joe Jackson: Background Music
Lover Man: Mother
Morphine: I’m Free Now
Eric Dolphy: Come Sunday
Jon Cleary: The Frenchmen Street Blues
Sting: I Burn For You
The Tin Men: [Unidentified Selection]
Joshua Redman: The Ocean
 
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 235: Prophesy

David Kunian is playing music this week by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, Anthony Braxton Quartet, Albert Ayler, David Pike Set, Art Ensemble of Chicago, John Coltrane, The Dream Syndicate, and Cecil Taylor.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PROPHESY
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 235
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 14, 2019 [19418]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Sun Ra & His Arkestra: The Eternal Sphinx
Anthony Braxton Quartet: Number 161
Albert Ayler: Prophesy
David Pike Set: Raga Jiva Swaru
Art Ensemble of Chicago: We Are On The Edge
John Coltrane: Untitled Original  11383—Take 1
The Dream Syndicate: The John Coltrane Stereo Blues
Cecil Taylor: Jitney
Cecil Taylor: All Eyes
Cecil Taylor: Jitney No. 2
John Coltrane: After The Rain
 
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 234: Make Them Dance


David Kunian is playing music this week by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, The Clash, Will Hoag, Mike Dillon, The Pixies, Defunkt, The Brides of Funkenstein, The Comet Is Coming, Idrees Ackamor & The Pyramids, Nutria, and Eric Dolphy.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MAKE THEM DANCE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 234
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, , May 14, 2019 [19404]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Public Enemy: Fight The Power
The Clash: Drug Stabbing Time
Will Hoag: Stupid Kids
Mike Dillon: Cremate Me
The Pixies: Vamos
Defunkt: Make Them Dance
The Brides of Punkenstein: Disco To Go
The Comet Is Coming:  Summon The Fire
Idrees Ackamor & The Pyramids: Pyrus
Nutria:  Lapyrousse
Eric Dolphy: Mandrake
 
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 233: Stolen Moments


David Kunian is  mellowing out this week after JazzFest 2019 with a program of music by Egg Yolk Jubilee, Van Morrison, Keith Jarrett, Oliver Nelson, Count Basie & His Orchestra, Stan Getz, Pharaoh Sanders, and Lou Reed.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STOLEN MOMENTS
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 233
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 7, 2019 [19264
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Van Morrison: Astral Weeks
Keith Jarrett: The. Koln Concert Part 2-C
Oliver Nelson: Stolen Moments
Count Basie & His Orchestra: Little Darling
Stan Getz Quartet; Corcovado
Pharaoh Sanders: The Creator Has A Master Plan
Lou Reed: Good Night Ladies
 
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 232: Inspiration Information


David Kunian is chilling out on the Tuesday after JazzFest with music from Egg Yolk Jubilee, Public Enemy, The Tubes, Nathaniel Ratliff & The Night Sweats, The Comet Is Coming, Idrees Ackamoor & The Pyramids, Tony Scott & The Indionesian All Stars, Shuggie Otis, Joe Jackson, Love Tractor, and Shelby Lynn.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
INSPIRATION INFORMATION
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 232
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, May 7, 2019 [19376]
 
Egg Yolk Jubilee: A Call For All Demons
Public Enemy: Fight The Power
The Tubes: White Punks On Dope
The Tubes: Prime Time
Nathaniel Ratliff & The Night Sweats: Shoe Boot
The Comet Is Coming: The End Is Really The Beginning
Idrees Ackamoor & The Pyramids: Warrior Dance
Tony Scott & The Indionesian All Stars: Varoun CacaTuah
Shuggie Otis: Inspiration Information
Joe Jackson: Theme From Body Double
Joe Jackson: MoonlightTheme from Mike’s Murder
Love Tractor: They All Loved Each Other Very Much
Shelby Lynn: I Thought It Would Be Easier
 
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 231: Black Godfather


David Kunian pays homage to the great Andre Williams on WWOZ in New Orleans, featuring great music by Mr. Rhythm drawn from historic and modern recordings and from his documentary film, Agile Mobile & Hostile.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLACK GODFATHER
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 231
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, October 2006 [19362]
 
Andre Williams: Black Godfather
Andre Williams: Bait & Switch
Andre Williams: Jail Bait
Andre Williams: If You Leave Me
Andre Williams: Detroit, Michigan
Andre Williams with Jon Spencer Blues Explosion: Black Godfather Theme
Andre Williams: Agile Mobile & Hostile
Andre Williams: Pardon Me But I’ve Got Somebody to Kill
Andre Williams: Greasy Chicken
Andre Williams: I Bet You’re Gonna Like It
Andre Williams: Loose Juice
Andre Williams: Pig Snoots
Andre Williams: Sweet Little Pussycat
Andre Williams: Pass The Biscuits
Andre Williams: My Sister Stole My Woman
Andre Williams: Sling That Thing
Andre Williams: Let Me Put It In
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by David Kunian for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by David Kunian at WWOZ-FM, New Orleans
Editing & post-production by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2006, 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.