The Dr. Doo Wop Show 31: Woo-Woo Train


William Levy has dug out a series of cassettes from his first years as Dr. Doo Wop on Radio 100 in Amsterdam, starting here in early 1988 with great music from the Golden Age of American Music as played by Gene & Eunice, The Turbans, The Caltons, Bo Diddley, The Shirelles, Little Caesar & The Romans, Bill Haley, Duval Potter, The Balladeers, The Magnificents, The Valentines, The Flamingos, The Cool Gents, The Supremes, The Hi-Lighters, and The Lyrics.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
WOO-WOO TRAIN
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 31
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, March 4, 1988 [19288]
 
Gene & Eunice: Kokomo
Gene & Eunice: This Is My Story
The Turbans: When You Dance
The Caltons: Mr. Lonesome
Bo Diddley: Diddley Daddy
Bo Diddley: Say Man
The Shirelles: Tonight’s The Night
The Shirelles: Will You Love Me Tomorrow
Little Caesar & The Romans: Those Oldies But Goodies
Bill Haley: Ten Little Indians
Duval Potter: I Know
The Balladeers: You’re In The Army Now
The Magnificents: Up On The Mountain
The Magnificents: Down On The Mountain
The Valentines: Woo-Woo Train
The Flamingos: You Ain’t Ready
The Cool Gents: Crazy Over You
The Supremes: Baby Love
The Hi-Lighters: Feeling Alright
The Lyrics: Stop
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Digital transfers from cassettes, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1988, 2019 Bill Levy. Used with permission.
 

Sounds of Blue 190: Come Together


Bob Putignano is playing music in this week’s episode by Dennis Coffey with the Lyman Woodard Trio, Bobby Broom & the Organi-sation, Gabor Szabo, The Brian Auger Piano Trio, and Blue Mitchell.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
COME TOGETHER
SOUNDS OF BLUE 190
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, March 15, 2019 [19287]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Dennis Coffey with the Lyman Woodard Trio: Maiden Voyage
Bobby Broom & the Organi-sation: Come Together
Gabor Szabo: Lucy In the Sky with Diamonds
Bobby Broom & the Organi-sation: While My Guitar Gently Weeps
Gabor Szabo: Mizrab
The Brian Auger Piano Trio: Little Sunflower
Blue Mitchell: Funghi Mama
The Brian Auger Piano Trio: A Night in Tunisia
 

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 

The Groove Yard 21: Mysterious Blues


George Klein presents Charles Mingus with Roy Eldridge in 1960 on Candid Records following the Newport Rebel Festival earlier that year. Mingus bandmates Eric Dolphy and Jimmy Knepper are augmented by Eldridge, Tommy Flanagan, and Jo Jones.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MYSTERIOUS BLUES
THE GROOVE YARD 21
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, December 17, 1989 [19286]
 
Clark Terry & Bob Brookmeyer: Stolen Moments
Charles Mingus: Mysterious Blues
Charles Mingus: Body and Soul
Charles Mingus: R & R
Charles Mingus: Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams
Charles Mingus: Me and You
 
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
 
© 1989, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 21: Block Party


Leslie Keros is playing music this week by David Hazeltine, Orbert Davis, the Joe Marcinek Band, the Ernie Watts Quartet, Bob James, Johnny Clyde Copeland, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, the Soul Message Band, and Jackie McLean.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLOCK PARTY  
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 21
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, March 8, 2019 [19285]
 
David Hazeltine: The Parlayer
Orbert Davis: Block Party
Joe Marcinek Band: Terre Haute Blues
Ernie Watts Quartet: Distant Friends
Bob James: Mister Magic
Johnny Clyde Copeland: Blue Mood
Clarence Gatemouth Brown: Front Burner
Soul Message Band: Matador
Jackie McLean: Riff Raff
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Roots & Branches 48: Sans Frontiers


Dominic Trix, Dan Gunning, and Loren Dobson host the second hour of our 3-part tribute to the late saxophonist Steve Mackay from KFJC-FM at Foothiils College in Palo Alto Hills CA in this episode, featuring recordings from the fiendish Mackay collection of Loren Dobson that showcase Steve’s playing under his own name, as leader of Carnal Kitchen, and with artists like Sonny Vincent & Spit, John Sinclair, Estel with Mike Watt and Steve Mackay, Banyan, The Stooges, the Radon Ensemble, and the legendary Charging Rhinoceros of Soul.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SANS FRONTIERS
ROOTS & BRANCHES 48
Dan Gunning, Dominic Trix & Loren Dobson, KFJC-FM, Palo Alto Hills CA, February 24, 2016 [19274]
 
Violent Femmes: Faith
Sonny Vincent & Spit: Dog On the Subway
John Sinclair & Steve Mackay: Introduction & Consequences
Estel with Mike Watt and Steve Mackay: Fun House
Banyan: Fun House
Dan Gunning Interview with Steve Mackay
The Stooges: L.A. Blues
Dan Gunning, Dominic Trix & Loren Dobson Conversation with Brian Turner
The Stooges: Fun House (Take 2)  
Steve Mackay & the Radon Ensemble: Sans Frontiers
Charging Rhinoceros of Soul: Unidentified Selection Live on NET
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Dan Gunning & Company for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Dominic Trix at KFJC-FM, Palo Alto Hills CA
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2016, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Blues & Roots 72: Repo Man


Episode 72 features several artists I’ve been unable to identify playing great songs and accompanied by John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars, Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders, Joe Weaver, Harmonica Shah, and Alberta Adams.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
REPO MAN
BLUES & ROOTS 72
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, 2001 [19283]
        
Little Walter: Juke
[Unidentified Artist]: You Hurt Me So Bad
[Unidentified Artist]: Going Down to The Juke Joint
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: We Just Change The Beat
John Sinclair & His Blues Scholars: Sunnyland Train
Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: My Love Is Real
[Unidentified Artist]: Easy Street
Joe Weaver: Looka Here Pretty Baby
Harmonica Shah: Repo Man
Alberta Adams: I Cried My Last Tear
[Unidentified Artist]: A Love Supreme
Little Walter: Lights Out
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Leni & Sunnny Sinclair
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation
 

Red Rooster Lounge 353: Loving Cup


Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Albert Castiglia, Lady Bianca, Hip Shakin’ Mama & The Leg Men, Henry Butler, Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, Quintus McCormick, Prof. Louie & The Crowmatix, Red Young, the Phantom Blues Band, Lonnie Mack, Clas Yngstrom, and Little Sonny.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LOVING CUP
RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 353
Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, March 11, 2019 [19282]
 
Harlem Nocturne Theme
Albert Castiglia: Loving Cup
Lady Bianca: Stealin’
Hip Shakin’ Mama & The Leg Men: Rooster Stew
Henry Butler: Mama Roux
Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials: You Burnt Me
Quintus McCormick: Still Called The Blues
Prof. Louie & The Crowmatix: Open Hand, Open Heart
Red Young: Green Onions
Phantom Blues Band: Where Did My Monkey Go?
Lonnie Mack: Stop!
Clas Yngstrom: The Supernatural
Little Sonny : The Creeper Returns
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1723]
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.
 

The Blues Show 383: Ode To Fess


Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by George Wein, Tom Worrell, Ironing Board Sam, David Torkanowsky, and Davell Crawford from Piano Night At Tipitiuna’s, plus Cyril Neville, Jessie Hill, Kermit Ruffins & the Barbeque Swingers, Dr. John, Allen Toussaint, Henry Butler, and Professor Longhair.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ODE TO FESS
THE BLUES SHOW 383
Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham NH, February 4, 2019 [19281]
 
George Wein: Fess’s Boogie Woogie
Tom Worrell: Crawfish Fiesta
Ironing Board Sam: Cherry Pie
David Torkanowsky: Professor Longhair Passing By
Davell Crawford: On The Sunny Side of the Street
Cyril Neville: More Professor Longhair
Jessie Hill: Dedicated to Professor Longhair
Kermit Ruffins & the Barbeque Swingers: Tipitina
Dr. John: Big Chief
Allen Toussaint: Hey Little Girl
Henry Butler: Ode To Fess
Professor Longhair: Doing It
Professor Longhair: Meet Me Tomorrow Night
Professor Longhair: In The Night
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bruce Pingree for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bruce Pingree at WUNH-FM, Durham, NH
Recorded by Joe McDonough
Editing, post-production, & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.