JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 973 – WILD ABOUT THAT THING

Episode 973 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with music from the brand new blues collection from Delmark Records called Wild About That Thing, a great program of female blues artists and racy songs including Katherine Davis, Big Time Sarah, Karen Carroll, Blue Lu Barker, Bonnie Lee, Edith Wilson, Grana’ Louise, Dinah Washington, Shirley Johnson, Betty Roche, Zora Young, Mary Johnson, and our closing theme by Charlie Parker with strings.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WILD ABOUT THAT THING
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 973
Cass Corridor, Detroit, August 23, 2022 [22405]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Katherine Davis: Wild About That Thing
Big Time Sarah: Long Tall Daddy
Karen Carroll: Confessin’ The Blues
Blue Lu Barker: Don’t You Feel My Leg
Bonnie Lee: Got The Blues ‘Bout My Baby
Edith Wilson: He May Be Your Man
Grana’ Louise: You’ve Been A Good Ole Wagon
Dinah Washington: Rich Man’s Blues
Shirley Johnson: Not For The Love of You
Betty Roché: I Love My Lovin’ Lover
Zora Young: Brain Damage
Mary Johnson: Never Too Late
Mary Johnson: Show Me The Way
Charlie Parker: They Can’t Take That Away From Me

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited & assembled by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve “Fly” Pratt
Special thanks to Robert Jr. Whitall of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine

© 2022 The John Sinclair Foundation

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 356 – FIRE UP

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest spot from John Sinclair with tunes by Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell, Martha Reeves & The Vandellas, Chucky Thurmon & Pharris Wheel, the Soul Shakers, ADC Band, Fontella Bass, General Johnson, Jay Dee, Big Time Sarah, Dinah Washington, Katherine Davis, The Kay Gees, and Flastic Brain Flam.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FIRE UP
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 356
Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, August 22, 2022 [22402]

Stevie Wonder: Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I’m Yours
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell: California Soul
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas: Hope I Don’t Get My Heart Broke
Chucky Thurmon & Pharris Wheel: Just A Man
Soul Shakers: You Ain’t My Brother
ADC Band: Fire Up
Fontella Bass: It’s Hard To Get Back In
General Johnson: My Credit Didn’t Go Through
Jay Dee: Strange Funky Games And Things
Big Time Sarah: Long Tall Daddy
Dinah Washington: Rich Man’s Blues
Katherine Davis: Wild About That Thing
The Kay Gees: S.T.P (Singing, Teaching & Preaching)
Flastic Brain Flam: Michelle

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Firenze
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2022 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 475 – PAPA JO!

Steve The Fly is digging the drumming of the great “Papa” Jo Jones of Kansas City in Episode 475 from 2015.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
PAPA JO!
FLY BY NIGHT 475
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, May 29, 2015 [22392]

Jo Jones: Take The ‘A’ Train
Jo Jones: My Last Affair
Jo Jones: Stompin’ At The Savoy
Jo Jones: Broadway
Jo Jones: As Time Goes By
Jo Jones: Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Jo Jones: Solitude
Jo Jones: It Don’t Mean A Thing
Jo Jones: Our Delight
Jo Jones: I Waited For You Jo Jones: Bird

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#108)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2015, 2022 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 972 – BLUES MEDICINE

Episode 972 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with music from the brand new blues album called
Blues Medicine by the great New Orleans bluesman Little Eddie King, followed by some cuts from a previous album called Chasing The Blues.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLUES MEDICINE
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 972
Cass Corridor, Detroit, August 20, 2022 [22391]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Little Freddie King: Caress Me Baby
Little Freddie King: Crazy Woman
Little Freddie King: Father-Less
Little Freddie King: Dust on the Bible
Little Freddie King: Canal St. Corner Bar
Little Freddie King: Two Timer
Little Freddie King: Don’t Worry About Me
Little Freddie King: Coke No Ice
Little Freddie King: Two Wheel Cadillac
Little Freddie King: We Are Through
Little Freddie King: Got the Blues on My Back
Little Freddie King: Crackhead Flo
Little Freddie King: Pocket Full of Money
Little Freddie King: Louisiana Train Wreck

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited & assembled by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve “Fly” Pratt
Special thanks to Robert Jr. Whitall of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine

© 2022 The John Sinclair Foundation

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 971 – DRIVIN’ DOWNTOWN

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 971 – DRIVIN’ DOWNTOWN

Episode 971 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with music from the brand new acoustic blues album called Acoustic Ideas by the great Jim McCarty of Detroit, plus a pair of cuts from a live performance at the Majestic Theater in Detroit in the oughts with John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars featuring Jim McCarty.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DRIVIN’ DOWNTOWN
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 971
Cass Corridor, Detroit, August 18, 2022 [22377]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Jim McCarty: Waterfall
Jim McCarty: Love Lost
Jim McCarty: Some Blues
Jim McCarty: Blues For Mr. Boiteau
Jim McCarty: The Uphill Boogie
Jim McCarty: Dancing With Sally
Jim McCarty: Sunset In Jamaica
Jim McCarty: Drivin’ Downtown
Jim McCarty: Santa Rosa Skies
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars featuring Jim McCarty:: The Screamers
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars featuring Jim McCarty: Double Dealing

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited & assembled by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve “Fly” Pratt
Special thanks to Robert Jr. Whitall of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine

© 2022 The John Sinclair Foundation

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 970 – NIGHT TIME IS THE RIGHT TIME

Episode 970 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with music from the brand new release in the Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine sampler series, No. 32, titled Nighttime Is The Right Time, with selections by Handsome Bob, Mizz Lowe Featuring Bobby Rush, Patty Tuite, Bob Angell, Breezy Rodio, Sandy Haley, Dave Weld & The Imperial Flames, Demetria Taylor, Johnny T-Bird & The MP’s, Norm Wheeler & Friends, Emma Wilson, Anthony Wild, Big Al & The Heavyweights, Lauren Glick, Jim McCarty, Brett Lucas, and f course the progenitors of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine, Sugar Mae Owens & Robert Junior Whitall.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
NIGHT TIME IS THE RIGHT TIME
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 970
Cass Corridor, Detroit, August 17, 2022 [22363]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Handsome Bob, Sugar Mae & Junior: Night Time In the City
Mizz Lowe Featuring Bobby Rush: Take My Love
Patty Tuite Featuring Paul Nelson: Nothing But Trouble
Bob Angell: If You’re Really Gonna Leave Me
Breezy Rodio: That Damn Cocaine
Sandy Haley: Feels Like Freedom
Dave Weld & The Imperial Flames: Red Hot Tabasco
Demetria Taylor: 83 Hwy
Johnny T-Bird & The MP’s: Take Me Home With You
Norm Wheeler & Friends: Bourgeois Blues
Anthony Wild: Cookie Crumbles
Big Al & The Heavyweights: Love One Another
Lauren Glick: Don’t Add Up
Jim McCarty: Blues For Mr. Boiteau
Brett Lucas: Rising Phoenix
Handsome Bob, Sugar Mae & Junior: Right Place Right Time

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited & assembled by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve “Fly” Pratt

© 2022 The John Sinclair Foundation

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 968 – MULTIDIRECTION

Episode 968 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with music from Alberta Adams, Johnnie Bassett, the Blues Insurgents, the Butler Twins, Kenny Cox & CJQ:, John Lee Hooker, and Eddie Burns.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MULTIDIRECTION
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 968
Cass Corridor, Detroit, July 19, 2022 [22345]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Alberta Adams: Say Baby Say
Johnnie Bassett & the Blues Insurgents: I’m A Bassett Hound Baby
The Butler Twins: Alabama Boogie
The Butler Twins: Fat Man
The Butler Twins: Don’t You Know Your Daddy Loves You So
Kenny Cox & CJQ: Multidirection
Kenny Cox & CJQ: Eclipse
Kenny Cox & CJQ: Gravity Point
Kenny Cox & CJQ: Number Four
Alberta Adams: Keepin’ The Blues
Johnnie Bassett: Your Real Gitchieegumee
John Lee Hooker: Baby lee
Johnnie Bassett & the Blues Insurgents I Love A Good Woman
Eddie Burns: I Am Leaving

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited & assembled by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve “Fly” Pratt

© 2022 The John Sinclair Foundation