BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 145 – REMINGTON RIDE

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilant. Episode 145 features music by Red Prysock, Little Willlie John, Fredde King, Chuck Berry, Johnny Copeland, Red Prysock, Z.Z. Hill, Carl Perkins, Little Milton, Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters, Johnny Adams, Slim Harpo, B.B. King, Savoy, Brown, Jimmy Reed, Elmore James, and one unidentified artist.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
REMINGTON RIDE
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 145
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, April 17, 1988 [20189]
Red Prysock: Jumbo
Little Willlie John: Let’s Rock While The Rocking’s Good
Fredde King: Remington Ride
Chuck Berry: The Things That I Used To Do
Johnny Copeland: Dedicated To The Greatest
Red Prysock: Move
Z.Z. Hill: Early In The Morning
Carl Perkins: Honey Don’t
Little Milton: I’m Gonna Move On Out To The Country
Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters: No More Heartaches
Johnny Adams: Body And Fender Man
Slim Harpo: Baby Scratch My Back
B.B. King: Sweet Sixteen
Savoy Brown: On The Prowl with Savoy Brown
[Unidentified Artist]: Going Down Slow
Jimmy Reed: Big Boss Man
Elmore James: Wild About You Baby


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 1988, 2020 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 66 – COOL BUNGO

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 66
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, March 2020 [20185]


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 852 – ORNITHOLOGY

Episode 852 is coming for the fourth time from Radio Free Amsterdam’s temporary Detroit headquarters in the Hartford Rehab Clinic where I’m recuperating from open heart surgery on Valentine’s Day and observing the 65 th anniversary of the passing of the great Charlie Parker from our mortal sphere in 1955 as well as the centennial of his birth in Kansas City on August 29, 1920, with an hour of his earliest recordings starting with the Jay McShann Orchstra in 1942 and a survey of his 78 rpm singles for Dial & Savoy Records between 1945 & 1948, culminating with a live reading of “Salt Peanuts” with Dizzy Gillespie from their Carnegie Hall concert in 1947. Bird Lives!

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ORNITHOLOGY
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 852
Hartford Rehab Clinic, Detroit, March 12, 2020 [20179]
Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Jay McShann Orchestra: Jumping The Blues
Charlie Parker: Ornithology
Charlie Parker: A Night In Tunisia
Charlie Parker: Yardbird Suite
Charlie Parker: Now’s The Time
Charlie Parker: Billie’s Bounce
Charlie Parker: Ko-Ko
Charlie Parker: Buzzy
Charlie Parker: Donna Lee
Charlie Parker: Parker’s Mood
Charlie Parker: Barbados
Charlie Parker: Another Hairdo
Charlie Parker: Bluebird
Charlie Parker: Chasing The Bird
Charlie Parker: This Is Always
Charlie Parker: Scrapple From The Apple
Charlie Parker: Klactoveedsedstene
Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie: Salt Peanuts


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

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 63 – SPEAK NO EVIL

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Stevie Ray Vaughan, Harry Allen & John Pizzarelli, Marcus Shelby Orchestra, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Mark Walker, Marlene Rosenberg, Sunnyland Slim, Little Milton, Frank Caruso, Zoot Sims, and the Miles Davis Quintet.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SPEAK NO EVIL
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 63
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, September 6, 2019 [20143]
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Harry Allen & John Pizzarelli: Limehouse Blues
Marcus Shelby Orchestra: Transitions—Movement 1
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers: Dat Dere
Stefan Harris: Go
Mark Walker: Speak No Evil
Marlene Rosenberg: Love’s In Need of Love Today
Sunnyland Slim: The Devil Is A Busy Man
Little Milton: Grits Ain’t Groceries
Frank Caruso: Without A Song
Zoot Sims: You’re My Thrill
Miles Davis Quintet: All Of Me


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago (CR 70)
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

CROSSROADS 29 – HARD TIMES

Leslie Keros is blowing in from Chicago with music by Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lewis Nash, Bobby Broom, Marcus Roberts, James Moody, Joe Newman & Joe Wilder, the Deep Blue Organ Trio, Winard Harper, Jeremy Manasia, Erwin Helfer, and Elias Haslanger.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HARD TIMES
CROSSROADS 29
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, November 28, 2012 [20149]
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Lewis Nash: Teddy
Bobby Broom: D’s Blues
Marcus Roberts: Spiritual Awakening
James Moody: Moody’s Blue Again
Joe Newman & Joe Wilder: The Midgets
Deep Blue Organ Trio: As
Winard Harper: Hard Times
Jeremy Manasia: Jerry’s Other Blues
Erwin Helfer: Improvizations
Elias Haslanger: Feeling Good


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WHPK-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2012, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 848 – PARADISE VALLEY WALK

Episode 848 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam’s Detroit headquarters in the Cass Corridor with an hour of music by the Planet D Nonet from their albums Blowin’ The Blues, Dave’s Garage, Blowin’ Away The Blues, Swinging The D, Live at the Scarab Club, and Kings of Kansas City Swing in our second hour of a long-awaited salute to the great Detroit drummer, bandleader and producer RJ Spangler, co-leader (with trumpeter James O’Donnell) of the Planet D.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PARADISE VALLEY WALK
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 848
Cass Corridor, Detroit, January 25, 2020 [20123]
Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Planet D Nonet: Honeydripper
Planet D Nonet: Big John Special
Planet D Nonet: Hoppin’ John
Planet D Nonet: Shorty George
Planet D Nonet: Shuffling & Rolling
Planet D Nonet: King Porter Stomp
Planet D Nonet: Weird Beard
Planet D Nonet: Paradise Valley Walk
Planet D Nonet: Freedoms
Planet D Nonet: Prince Of Wails
Planet D Nonet: Jones Law Blues
Planet D Nonet: Rumba Negro
Planet D Nonet: Country Cooking


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

JAZZ LUNATIQUE 267 – PRISONER OF LOVE

David Kunian is offering a new combination of Sun Ra’s annual New Year’s concert and the opening salvo of Carnival music for 2020 with cuts by Sun Ra & His Arkestra, King James & The Special Men, the Astro Infinity Arkestra, the Wild Magnolias, the Wild Tchoupitoulas, and the Golden Eagles.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PRISONER OF LOVE
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 267
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 14, 2020 [20134]
J.D. Allen: Prisoner of Love
Gene Howard: Stranger In Paradise
Charlie Parker: Blues For Alice
Peter Case: I Don’t Worry About A Thing
Tom Waits: Shiver Me Timbers
Tom Waits: Big Black Maria
Howling Wolf: Moaning At Midnight
Jimmy Duck Holmes: Cypress Grove Blues
Rolling Stones: Parachute Woman
Otis Rush: Three Times A Fool
George Porter Jr: Go For Yourself
All That: Wolf’s Remedy
Kermit Ruffins: I’ll Drink To That
Treme Brass Band: Back of Town 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

© 2020 David Kunian. Used with permission.