JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 849 – HONEST WOMAN

Episode 849 is coming 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 making a program of music by the great Detroit blueswoman Thornetta Davis interspersed with a conversation between Thornetta and Robert Jr & Sugar Mae of Big City Rhythm & Blues magazine recorded on the Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise liner in the Caribbean Sea last year.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HONEST WOMAN
JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 849
Hartford Rehab Clinic, Detroit, March 5, 2020 [20137]
Yusef Lateef: Happyology
Thornetta Davis: Rock Me A Little While
Thornetta Davis Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens
Thornetta Davis: Can We Do It Again
Thornetta Davis Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens
Thornetta Davis: I Believe (Everything’s Gonna Be Alright)
Thornetta Davis Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens
Thornetta Davis: Set Me Free
Thornetta Davis Conversation with Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens
Thornetta Davis: When My Sister Sings The Blues
Thornetta Davis: Sister Friend Indeed
Thornetta Davis: Meet Me With Your Black Drawers On


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Program produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Robert Jr. Whitall & Sugar Mae Owens of Big City Rhythm &
Blues magazine

© 2020 The John Sinclair Foundation

The Soul Lucille Show 234: Funky Chick

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy in 2015 with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk with tunes by Edwin Starr, Just Brothers, Eddie Bo, Leo Muller, Curtis Mayfield, Alder Ray Black, The Majestics, Judy Clay, Grover Washington Jr., Marie “Queenie” Lyons, Stu Gardner, Hal Singer, Stevie Wonder, Millie Jackson, Jo Ann Garrett, and Hank Crawford.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FUNKY CHICK
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 234
Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, September 24, 2015 [20120]
 
Edwin Starr: 25 Miles
Just Brothers: Carlena
Eddie Bo: Fare Thee Well
Leo Muller: There It Is
Curtis Mayfield: Mother’s Son
Alder Ray Black: Just Because The Package Has Been Unwrapped (Doesn’t Mean The Merchandise Is Spoilt)
The Majestics: Funky Chick
Judy Clay: Bed of Roses
Grover Washington Jr.: Inner City Blues
Marie Queenie Lyons: I Want My Freedom] Stu Gardner: Devil In A Man
Hal Singer: Malcolm X
Stevie Wonder: Jesus Children Of America
Millie Jackson: Leftovers
Jo Ann Garrett: Goin’ Man Huntin’
Hank Crawford: Corazon
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio, Firenze (#26)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2015, 2020 Elisa Mancini. Used with permission.
 

Sounds of Blue 230: Freedom Flight

Bob Putignano is playing music in this week’s episode by Shuggie Otis, Jesse Colin Young, Jefferson Airplane, Joe Walsh, and the James Gang.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FREEDOM FLIGHT
SOUNDS OF BLUE 230
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, December 4, 2019 [20118]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Shuggie Otis: Freedom Flight
Jesse Colin Young: Ridgetop
Jefferson Airplane: Fat Angel
Jefferson Airplane: Bear Melt
Joe Walsh: Turn to Stone
Joe Walsh: Midnight Moodies
James Gang: Tend My Garden
Joe Walsh: Rocky Mountain Way
Joe Walsh: Life’s Been Good

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 217)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 

Soul Lucille Show 233: Temperature Rising

Lucille DJ is back on the air straight outta Copenhagen with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk with tunes by Rudy Lambert, Nina Simone, The Mar-Keys, James Brown, Ernie K-Doe, General Johnson, Don Julian, Dick Jordan, Lou Rawls, Marlena Shaw, Eddie Harris, The Two Things In One, Booker T. & The MG’s, Jimmy Hughes, and Osibisa.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TEMPERATURE RISIN’
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 233
Lucille DJ, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 23, 2015 [20106]
 
Rudy Lambert: Love
Nina Simone: Work Song
The Mar-Keys: The Dribble
James Brown: Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved
Ernie K-Doe: Here Come The Girls
General Johnson: Temperature Rising (And Let Me Off)
Don Julian: Lay It on Your Head
Dick Jordan: I Want Her Back
Lou Rawls: Dead End Street
Marlena Shaw: Mercy Mercy Mercy
Eddie Harris: Listen Here
The Two Things In One: Over Dose
Booker T. & The MG’s: Chicken Pot
Jimmy Hughes: Neighbor, Neighbor
Osibisa: Sunshine Day
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Florence, Italy (#21)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2015, 2020 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.
 

Sounds of Blue 229: One Last Shot

Bob Putignano has it going on in Episode 229 with music by Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg, Chris Cain, Humble Pie, and Steve Cropper with Pops Staples & Albert King.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ONE LAST SHOT
SOUNDS OF BLUE 229
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, November 27, 2019 [20104]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg: One Last Shot
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg: Lido Shuffle
Chris Cain: My Nest Is Still Warm
Humble Pie: Hallelujah (I Love Her So)
Chris Cain: Good Evening Baby
Steve Cropper-Pops Staples-Albert King: What’d I Say
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg:  Runnin’ Blue
Chris Cain: Helping Hand
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 216)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 218)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 
 
 

Soul Lucille Show 232: Function At The Junction

Lucille DJ is back on the air with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest spot by John Sinclair with tunes by Gloria Taylor, Monguito Santamaria, Ramsey Lewis, Patti Drew, Sydney Joe Qualls, The Dramatics, The Temptations, Sons Of Slum, The Main Ingredient, Lee Fields & The Expressions, Lonnie Lester, Swamp Dogg, Boscoe, Honey Cone, Lee Dorsey, Harlem River Drive, and Weston Prim & Blacklash.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
FUNCTION AT THE JUNCTION
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 232
Lucille DJ, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 23, 2015 [20092]
 
Gloria Taylor: Grounded
Monguito Santamaria: You Need Help
Ramsey Lewis: Function At The Junction
Patti Drew: Hard To Handle
Sydney Joe Qualls: Bad Risk
The Dramatics: Get Up And Get Down
The Temptations: Shakey Ground
Sons Of Slum: The Man
The Main Ingredient: Happiness Is Just Around the Bend
Lee Fields & The Expressions: Faithful Man
Lonnie Lester: Ain’t That A Shame
Swamp Dogg: Creeping Away
Boscoe: If I Had My Way
Honey Cone: Deaf, Blind, Paralyzed
Lee Dorsey: Yes, We Can Can
Harlem River Drive: Idle Hands
Weston Prim & Blacklash: Spider Web
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Florence, Italy (#20)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2015, 2020 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.
 

Sounds of Blue 228: Opus De Soul

Bob Putignano is playing music this week by Preston Love with Shuggie Otis, Al Kooper, Chris Cain, The Johnny Otis Show, Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg, and The Nucklebusters.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
OPUS DE SOUL
SOUNDS OF BLUE 228
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, November 27, 2019 [20090]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Preston Love with Shuggie Otis: Shuggie’s Chittlin’ Blues
Al Kooper: Shuggie’s Shuffle
Chris Cain: You’re Gonna Need Me:
The Johnny Otis Show: Barrelhouse Blues
The Johnny Otis Show: Slim Stole My Baby
The Johnny Otis Show: The Signifying Monkey
Chris Cain: Kidney Stew
The Johnny Otis Show: Country Girl
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg; It All Went Down the Drain
Nucklebusters: My Best Ex-Wife
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg; [Unidentified Selection]
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 218)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 218)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 
 
 

Sounds of Blue 227: Opus De Soul

Bob Putignano is playing music in this week’s episode by Booker T & The MG’s, Steve Cropper with Pops Staples & Albert King, Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg, Chris Cain, Al Kooper, and Preston Love with Shuggie Otis.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
OPUS DE SOUL
SOUNDS OF BLUE 227
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, November 27, 2019 [20076]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Booker T & The MG’s: Coming Home Baby
Booker T & The MG’s: I Got a Woman
Booker T & The MG’s: Mo Onions
Steve Cropper-Pops Staples-Albert King: Opus de Soul
Steve Cropper-Pops Staples-Albert King: Tupelo
Booker T & The MG’s: Lonely Avenue
Steve Cropper-Pop Staples-Albert King: Baby, What You Want Me To Do
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg: Loan Me A Dime
Chris Cain: Tell Tale Signs
Al Kooper: 12:15
Preston Love with Shuggie Otis: Shuggie’s Chittling Blues
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 218)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 
 
 
 
Preston Love with Shuggie Oti: Shuggie’s Chittlin’ Blues
Al Kooper: Shuggie’s Shuffle
Chris Cain: You’re Gonna Need Me:
The Johnny Otis Show: Barrelhouse Blues
The Johnny Otis Show: Slim Stole My Baby
The Johnny Otis Show: The Signifying Monkey
Chris Cain: Kidney Stew
The Johnny Otis Show: Country Girl


 
Boz Scaggs with Drew Zingg; It All Went Down the Drain
Nucklebusters: Ex-Wife
Hubert Sumlin: Makes Me Think About the One I Had
Hubert Sumlin: Hubert Runs the Hoodoo Down
Nucklebusters: Akos
 
 
 
 


 
 

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 218)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.