John Sinclair Radio Show 864 – Looking At You

Episode 864 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam’s Detroit headquarters at 55 Peterboro St. where I’m continuing my recovery from open heart surgery and featuring another hour of fairly obscure music from the Motor City, including cuts from the legendary A-Square Records archives by The Rationals, Thyme, the MC-5, the Scot Richard Case, and the Up, plus sides by Bob Seeley & Bob Baldori, the Bobby Murray Band, Johnny “Yard Dog” Jones, Willie D. Warren, Johnnie Bassett & The Blues Insurgents, and John Lee Hooker.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LOOKING AT YOU
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 864
Cass Corridor, Detroit, May 13, 2020 [20349]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology
The Rationals: Respect
Thyme: Time of the Season
MC-5: Looking At You
The Scot Richard Case: I’m So Glad
The Up: Just Like An Aboriginal
Bob Seeley & Bob Baldori: Hyper Inflation Boogie
Bobby Murray Band: Stickin’ With You
Johnny “Yard Dog” Jones: Damn Good Mojo
Willie D. Warren: How Blue Can You Get
Johnnie Bassett & The Blues Insurgents: I’ll Get Over You
Johnny “Yard Dog” Jones: Down The Road I Go
John Lee Hooker: Bottle Up And Go

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

FLY BY NIGHT 366 – BEYOND THE SUN

Recorded by Steve The Fly at Fly Agaric Studios, Amsterdam, with recordings by McCoy Tyner, Little Richard, Michael McClure, Bo Diddley, Fats Domino, Jimmy Reed, Hound Dog Taylor, and John Coltrane.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BEYOND THE SUN
FLY BY NIGHT 366
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, May 24, 2020 [20336]
McCoy Tyner: Richard 
Little Richard: Goodnight Irene
McCoy Tyner: Fly With The Wind
Michael McClure: Jane Harlow
Little Richard: Only You
McCoy Tyner: Beyond The Sun
Little Richard: Cherry Red
McCoy Tyner: You Stepped Out of a Dream
Little Richard: Whole Lotta Shakin’
Bo Diddley: Bad Trip
Fats Domino: It Keeps Raining
Little Richard: The Girl Can’t Help It
Jimmy Reed: I Wanna Be Loved
Little Richard: Send Me Some Loving
Hound Dog Taylor: Kitchen Sink Boogie
John Coltrane: Spiritual

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#19)
Edited & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

(c) 2020 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 365 – LOVE FOR REAL

Recorded by Steve The Fly at Fly Agaric Studios, Amsterdam, with recordings by Ray Charles, Ella Fitzgerald, Stevie Wonder, Eddie Jefferson , Aretha Franklin, B.B. King, Koko Taylor, King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Lionel Hampton, and the Modern Jazz Quartet.

The John LOVE FOR REALSinclair Foundation Presents
LOVE FOR REAL
FLY BY NIGHT 365
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, May 24, 2020 [20322]
Ray Charles: Come Rain Or Come Shine
Ella Fitzgerald: Midnight Sun
Stevie Wonder: Loves In Need Of Love
Eddie Jefferson : Soft And Furry
Aretha Franklin: Do Right Women
B.B. King: How Blue Can You Get
Koko Taylor: Wang Dang Doodle
King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree: Get With It
Miles Davis: The Sorcerer
John Coltrane: Giant Steps
Lionel Hampton: Mr P.C.
Modern Jazz Quartet: The Sheriff


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#19)
Edited & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

(c) 2020 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 363 – VILLAGE GHETTO LAND

Recorded by Steve The Fly at Fly Agaric Studios, Amsterdam, with recordings by Ramsey Lewis, Cannonball Adderley, Freddie Hubbard, Stevie Wonder, Van Morrison, Lou Rawls, Ella Fitzgerald, Clarke-Boland Big Band, Issac Hayes, Tortoise, Stevie Wonder, and Astrud Gilberto.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

VILLAGE GHETTO LAND

FLY BY NIGHT 363

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, ­­­­­­­April 26, 2020 [20294]

Ramsey Lewis: Uptight
Cannonball Adderley: Walk Tall
Freddie Hubbard: Surest Of Things Can Change
Stevie Wonder: Venus Flytrap And The Bug
Van Morrison: Coney Island
Lou Rawls: You’re Takin’ My Bag
Ramsey Lewis: Blues For The Night Owl
Ella Fitzgerald: April In Paris
Clarke-Boland Big Band: Fellini
Issac Hayes:  For The Good Times
Lou Rawls: Yesterdays Dreams
Tortoise: Swing From The Gutters
Stevie Wonder: Village Ghetto Land
Astrud Gilberto: All That’s Left To Say Is Goodbye

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#19)

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

(c) 2013, 2020 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 858 – GROOVIN’

Episode 858 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam’s Detroit headquarters at 55 Peterboro St. where I’m still recuperating from open heart surgery on Valentine’s Day and featuring an hour of music in honor of my daughter Sunny’s birthday on this airdate, May 4, 2020, including cuts by Yusef Lateef, the Abyssinian Baptist Choir, Alberta Adams, Alice Coltrane, Aretha Franklin, Jeff Grand, Bettye LaVette, Billy Davis, Big Jack Johnson, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Billy Lee Riley & His Little Green Men, and Bob Dylan.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GROOVIN’

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 858

Casss Corridor, Detroit, April 14, 2020 [20249]

        

Yusef Lateef: Happyology

Abyssinian Baptist Choir: I Can Call Him

Alberta Adams: Hello Little Boy

Alberta Adams: Always Home

Alice Coltrane: Stopover Bombay

Aretha Franklin: Groovin’

Aretha Franklin: You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman

Jeff Grand: Jeff’s Blues

Bettye LaVette: On The Surface

Billy Davis: Keep On Dreaming

Big Jack Johnson: Catfish Blues

Bobby “Blue” Bland: You’ve Got Bad Intentions

Billy Lee Riley & His Little Green Men: Flying Saucer Rock & Roll

Bob Dylan: Pledging My Time

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

THE BLUES SHOW 433 – SLIDING DELTA

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Furry Lewis, Mississippi John Hurt, Mama & Jimmy Yancey, Little Brother Montgomeryy, Erwin Helfer, and Roomful of Blues.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SLIDING DELTA

THE BLUES SHOW 433

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, ________, 2020 [20265]

Furry Lewis: On The Road Again

Furry Lewis: Why Don’t You Come Back Home Blues

Furry Lewis: Oh Babe  

Furry Lewis: Judge Bouche

Furry Lewis: Furry’s Worried Blues

Mississippi John Hurt: Lazy Blues

Mississippi John Hurt: Avalon Blues

Mississippi John Hurt: Sliding Delta

Mississippi John Hurt: Richland Woman Blues

Mississippi John Hurt: Weeping and Wailing

Mississippi John Hurt: Candy Man: Mama Yancey’s Blues

Mama & Jimmy Yancey: Make Me A Pallet on Your Floor

Mama & Jimmy Yancey: Trouble In Mind

Mama Yancey with Little Brother Montgomery::Mama Yancey’s Blues

Mama Yancey: Four O’Clock Blues

Mama Yancey & Erwin Helfer: Maybe I’’ll Cry:

Mama Yancey & Erwin Helfer: How Long, How Long Blues

Roomful of Blues: You Move Me  

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

© 2020 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

BLUES & ROOTS 117 – CAN’T QUIT YOU

Episode 117 features great blues sides by Little Walter, Richard Johnston, Olu Dara, Glen Lee, The Big Doowopper, Coco Robicheaux, Tommy Ridgley, Bryan Lee, Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders, Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters, and Mike Henderson.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CAN’T QUIT YOU
BLUES & ROOTS 117
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, January 12, 2003 [20198]
Little Walter: Juke
Richard Johnston: Do The Rump
Olu Dara: Young Mamma
Glen Lee: Call Him By His Name
The Big Doowopper: Dig A Little Deeper
The Big Doowopper: I’m Going To Walk All Over Heaven
The Big Doowopper: Let The Church Roll On
Coco Robicheaux: Little Black Hen
Tommy Ridgley: Heartbreak
Bryan Lee: Wine Head Woman
Brother Tyrone & The Mindbenders: Can I Change My Mind
Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters: Drown
Mike Henderson: God Helps Them Who Help Themselves


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

© 2003, 2020 The John Sinclair Foundation

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.