Big City Blues Cruise 40: Talk To Me Baby

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the Fall 1983 WEMU Fund Drive and featuring music by Red Prysock, James Brown, Elmore James, James Cotton, Little Walter, and Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

TALK TO ME BABY

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 40

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 9, 1983 [18123]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

James Brown: Cold Sweat

Elmore James: Mean Mistreating Mama

Elevator Music Interlude

James Cotton: Sweet Sixteen

Little Walter: I Got To Go

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Talk To Me Baby

James Brown: Baby Don’t You Weep

Elmore James: Red Hot Mama

Elmore James: Dust My Broom

Elmore James: It Hurts Me Too

 

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

 

© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

The Soul Lucille Show 134: Night Train

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest spot by John Sinclair with tunes by Eddie Jefferson, Aretha Franklin, Betty Wright, Syl Johnson, Dr. John, Quincy Jones, Chuck Jackson, Hammer, Kermit Ruffins, Lil’ Queenie & The Percolators, Fats Domino, Ronnie Laws, Brook Benton, Bobby Humphrey, Foundars 15, and Bill Withers.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NIGHT TRAIN

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 134

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, February 28, 2018 [18122]

 

Eddie Jefferson: Night Train

Aretha Franklin: Rough Lover

Betty Wright: Mr. Lucky

Syl Johnson: Walk A Mile In My Shoes

Dr. John: Junko Partner

Quincy Jones: Moanin’

Chuck Jackson: Heartbreaker Hotel

Hammer: Tuane

Kermit Ruffins: Drop Me Off In New Orleans

Lil’ Queenie & The Percolators: My Darlin’ New Orleans

Fats Domino: I’m Walkin’

Ronnie Laws: Tell Me Something Good

Brook Benton: Born Under A Bad Sign

Bobby Humphrey: Harlem River Drive

Foundars 15: Don’t Take Me For A Ride

Bill Withers: Make Love To Your Mind

 

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

 

© 2018 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.

 

 

Party Train 24: True Fine Mama

Detroit’s own Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Royal Oak, where she’s playing music in Episode 24 starting with her theme song by Tino Gross and followed by tunes from Bettye LaVette, the Jackson 5, Little Richard, Otis Clay, Zeke Strong & The Ladyettes, Harvey & The Phenomenals, Diamond Joe, Alex Williams & The Mustangs, Vicki Anderson, Eugene Blacknell & New Breed, Esquires ’67, Friends of Distinction, Fats Domino, Marie Boubarere, Bobby Powell, Mable John, and John Sinclair.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

TRUE FINE MAMA

PARTY TRAIN 24

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, September 30, 2016 [18110]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Bettye LaVette: My Train’s Comin’ In

Jackson 5: Oh How Happy

Little Richard: True Fine Mama

Otis Clay: Baby Jane

Diamond Joe: Gossip, Gossip

Alex Williams & The Mustangs: The Thrill Ain’t Gone

Vicki Anderson: Super Good (Answer to SuperBad

Eugene Blacknell & New Breed: We Know We Got To Live Together

Esquires ’67: Get On Up

Friends of Distinction: Grazing In The Grass

Fats Domino: I Want To Walk You Home

Marie Boubarere: I’m Goin’ Home

Bobby Powell: I Can’t Stop Loving You

Mable John: I’m A Big Girl Now

John Sinclair: Detroit Beat Down

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Linda Lexy for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Linda Lexy & Tino Gross at Funky D Studios, Detroit

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2016, 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

 

Big City Blues Cruise 39: Blues Power

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 Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 39 documents the Fall 1983 WEMU Fund Drive and features music by Red Prysock, Stevie Wonder, Albert King, Jackie Wilson, Roy Head, Bo Diddley, The Rivieras, Elmore James, The Yardbirds, Koko Taylor, Aretha Franklin, Muddy Waters, Chuck Berry, Peter Green with the John Mayall Blues Band, and James Brown.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BLUES POWER

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 39

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 9, 1983 [18109]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Stevie Wonder: Fingertips

Albert King: Blues Power

Jackie Wilson: Baby Work Out

Roy Head: Treat Her Right

Bo Diddley: Who Do You Love

Marvin Gaye Interview with Lorraine Alterman

The Rivieras: California Sun

Elmore James: Dust My Broom

The Yardbirds:

Koko Taylor: Wang Dang Doodle

Aretha Franklin: Rock Steady

Muddy Waters: Mannish Boy

Chuck Berry: Promised Land

Peter Green with the John Mayall Blues Band: The Stumble

Elmore James: Red Hot Mama

James Brown: Cold Sweat

 

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

 

© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

The Soul Lucille Show 133: Funky Junk

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest spot by John Sinclair with tunes by Timi Yuro, Jimmy McGriff, Ernestine Anderson, Mongo Santamaria, the Fatback Band, Shina Williams & His African Percussionists, The Temptations, Eddie Kendricks, Johnnie Bassett & the Bill Heid Trio, Little Sonny, Andre Williams, the B.T. Express, and James Brown.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FUNKY JUNK

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 133

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, February 20, 2018 [18108]

 

Timi Yuro: Hallelujah, I Love Him So

Jimmy McGriff: Funky Junk

Ernestine Anderson: Keep An Eye On Love

Mongo Santamaria: Sunshine Of Your Love

Fatback Band: (Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop

Shina Williams & His African Percussionists: Agboju Logun

The Temptations: Message From A Black Man

Eddie Kendricks: My People…Hold On

Johnnie Bassett & the Bill Heid Trio: Pick Up The Pieces

Little Sonny: My Woman Is Good To Me

Andre Williams: Man To Woman, Woman To Man

B.T. Express: Keep It Up

James Brown: Give It Up or Turn It A-Loose

 

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

 

© 2018 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.

 

 

Sounds of Blue 129: Cherry Street

Bob Putignano has some great music this week by Tony Randall from The Odd Couple, Lyle Lovett, The Original Blues Brothers, Delbert McClinton, The Sir Douglas Band, Texas Tornado, and Dr. John.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CHERRY STREET

SOUNDS OF BLUE 129

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, November 15, 2017 [18107]
Twilight Zone Theme

Tony Randall: The Odd Couple Episode

Lyle Lovett: Here I Am Here He Is

The Original Blues Brothers: Cherry Street

Delbert McClinton: Cherry Street

The Sir Douglas Band: San Francisco FM Blues

Delbert McClinton: Turn On Your Love Light

Lyle Lovett: Blues Walk

Delbert McClinton: Going Back to Louisiana

Texas Tornado: Ain’t Salty

Delbert McClinton: B-Movie Boxcar Blues

Dr. John: Keep That Music Simple

Delbert McClinton: Standing on Shaky Ground

Delbert McClinton: Do It

Dr. John: Dis, Dat or D’Udda

 

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

 

© 2018 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.

 

Party Train 23: Party Lights

Detroit’s own Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Royal Oak, where she’s playing music in Episode 23 starting with her theme song by Tino Gross and followed by Booker T & The MGs, Chuck Berry, The Valentines, Claudine Clark, Edwin Starr, Dyke & The Blazers, Sonrize, Charles Bradley, Clarence Curvan, Ray J Jones, the Hard Drivers featuring Vivian Lee, Willie Rogers, The Cookies, Cynthia Sheeler, The Moments, Gladys Knight & The Pips, Tino G, and the Howling Diablos.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

PARTY LIGHTS

PARTY TRAIN 23

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, September 30, 2016 [18096]

 

Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

Booker T & The MGs: Tic-Tac-Toe

Chuck Berry: Nadine

The Valentines: That’s It Man

Claudine Clark: Party Lights

Edwin Starr: Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On

Dyke & The Blazers: Extra Funk

Sonrize: Wine For The Party

Charles Bradley: Love Bug Blues

Clarence Curvan: Feeling Nice

Ray J Jones: Girl Wanted

Hard Drivers featuring Vivian Lee: Since I Was A Little Girl

Willie Rogers: Games People Play

The Cookies: Don’t Say Nothin

Cynthia Sheeler: I’ll Cry Over You

The Moments: Love On A Two Way Street

Gladys Knight & The Pips: Every Beat of My Heart

Tino G: Walking In The Rain

Howling Diablos: Car Wash

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Linda Lexy for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Linda Lexy & Tino Gross at Funky D Studios, Detroit

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2016, 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

 

Big City Blues Cruise 38: Keep It Moving

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 Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 38 features music by Red Prysock, Freddie King, Hank Ballard & The Midnighters, The Ink Spots, Elmore James, Chuck Berry, Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns, Sister Sarah Brown, Peter Green with the John Mayall Blues Band, John Nicholas, The Clovers, Ronnie Earl, The Platters, The Channels, Gene Ammons, and Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

KEEP IT MOVING

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 38

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, September 18, 1983 [18095]

 

Red Prysock: Jumbo

Freddie King: High Rise

Hank Ballard & The Midnighters: The House With No Windows

The Ink Spots: Keep It Moving

Elmore James: Sunnyland Train

Elmore James: Stranger Blues

Elmore James: The Twelve Year Old Boy

Chuck Berry: Thirty Days

Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns: Just Having A Good Time

Sister Sarah Brown: As Long As I’m Moving

Peter Green with the John Mayall Blues Band: Dust My Blues

John Nicholas: I Wish Your Picture Was You

Elmore James: Mean Mistreating Mama

The Clovers: In The Middle Of The night

Ronnie Earl: Blues In D Natural

The Platters: Don’t Let Go

The Channels: Now You Know

Gene Ammons: Rock Roll

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: See Me In The Evening

Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: You Can’t Sit Down

Red Prysock: Jumbo

 

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

 

© 1983, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.