The Blues Show 352: Today I Sing The Blues

Bruce Pingree is playing music from the Columbia and Atlantic recordings of the late Aretha Franklin for an hour today.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

TODAY I SING THE BLUES

THE BLUES SHOW 352

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 18, 2018 [18507]

 

Aretha Franklin: Today I Sing The Blues

Aretha Franklin: It Won’t Be Long

Aretha Franklin: Who Needs You

Aretha Franklin: Are You Sure

Aretha Franklin: Maybe I’m A Fool

Aretha Franklin: Without The One You Love

Aretha Franklin: Trouble In Mind

Aretha Franklin: Drink Muddy Water

Aretha Franklin: Skylark

Aretha Franklin: Try A Little Tenderness

Aretha Franklin: Evil Gal Blues

Aretha Franklin: Don’t Cry Baby

Aretha Franklin: God Bless The Child

Aretha Franklin: I Never Loved A Man

Aretha Franklin: Respect

Aretha Franklin: Do Right Woman—Do Right Man

Aretha Franklin: Dr. Feelgood

Aretha Franklin: Rock Steady

Aretha Franklin: Say A Little Prayer

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 351: Right Now

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Paul Jeremiah, Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager, Ben Hunter-Joe Simmons-Phil Wiggins, the Nick Moss Band, and half an hour of Aretha Franklin’s earliest recordings.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RIGHT NOW

THE BLUES SHOW 351

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, August 18, 2018 [18493]

 

Paul Jeremiah: Artificial Heart

Paul Jeremiah: The Things That Used To Matter

Paul Jeremiah: The New Bully of the Town

Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager: Hell In A Handbasket

Ben Hunter-Joe Simmons-Phil Wiggins: :Hard Time Blues

Nick Moss Band: Get Your Hands Outta My Pockets

Aretha Franklin: Precious Lord (Parts 1 & 2)

Aretha Franklin: Never Grow Old

Aretha Franklin: There’s A Fountain Filled With Blood

Aretha Franklin: You Grow Closer

Aretha Franklin: The Day Is Passed And Gone

Aretha Franklin with the Ray Bryant Trio: Right Now

Aretha Franklin: The Blues Walked In

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 350: Impeach Me Baby

Bruce Pingree is playing multiple selections by the great Beverly “Guitar” Watkins plus sides by Barbara Lynn, The Lydia Warren Band, Alice Stewart, Mary Flower, Gaye Adigbiola, Deborah Coleman, and Big Mama Thornton.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

IMPEACH ME BABY

THE BLUES SHOW 350

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, March 11, 2018 [18479]

 

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Ms. Dr. Feelgood

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: ‘m Gonna Rock Some More

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Right String But Wrong Yo Yo

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Right Don’t Wrong Nobody

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Bagdad Blues

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Impeach Me Baby

Barbara Lynn: Lynn’s Blues

The Lydia Warren Band: Respect Me Baby

Alice Stewart: Blues in The Bottle

Mary Flower: When I Go

Gaye Adigbiola: Let Go, Let God

Deborah Coleman: I’m A Woman

Big Mama Thornton: Oh Happy Day

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 349: Impeach Me Baby

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week in honor of International Women’s Day by Beverly “Guitar” Watkins, Barbara Lynn, The Lydia Warren Band, Alice Stewart, Mary Flower, Gaye Adigbiola, Deborah Coleman, and Thornetta Davis.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

IMPEACH ME BABY

THE BLUES SHOW 349

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, MARCH 11, 2018 [18465]

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Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Ms. Doctor Feelgood

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: I’m Gonna Rock Some More

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Right String Wrong Yoyo

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Right Don’t Wrong Nobody

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Baggad Blues

Beverly “Guitar” Watkins: Impeach Me Baby

Barbara Lynn: Lynn’s Blues

The Lydia Warren Band: Respect Me Baby

Alice Stewart: Blues In The Bottle

Mary Flower: When I Go

Gaye Adigbiola: Let Go Let God

Deborah Coleman: I’m A Woman

Thornetta Davis: Meet Me With Your Black Drawers On

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 348: Got My Eyes On You

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis, Little Joe Washington, Little Victor & His Jiving Five, Jimmy Nolan, Eddie Lang, Big Walter, Sam Myers & Anson Funderburg.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GOT MY EYES ON YOU

THE BLUES SHOW 348

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, March 4, 2018 [18451]

 

Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis: Man’s A Fool

Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis: Crying Won’t Make Me Stay

Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis: Two Trains Running

Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis: Got My Eyes On You

Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis: I Been A Fool A Long Time

Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis: Long Haired Doney

Little Joe Washington: Bossa Nova And Grits

Little Victor & His Jiving Five: Loca Lee

Jimmy Nolan: The Way You Do

Eddie Lang: Troubles, Troubles

Big Walter: If The Blues Was Money

Sam Myers & Anson Funderburg: Hep Cats In Big Town

Sam Myers: Rhythm With Me

Sam Myers: Sleeping In The Ground

Sam Myers & Anson Funderburg: My Heart Cries Out For You

Sam Myers: My Love Is Here To Stay

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 347: How Long, How Long

Bruce Pingree is playing music in Episode 347 by The Nick Moss Band, Nick Moss & His Flip Tops, Ida Cox & Jessie Crump, Leroy Carr, Scrapper Blackwell, and Dorothy Rice.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HOW LONG, HOW LONG

THE BLUES SHOW 347

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, March 4, 2018 [18437]

 

The Nick Moss Band: Crazy Mixed Up Baby

Nick Moss & His Flip Tops: Late Night Saint

The Nick Moss Band: The High Cost of Low Living

Nick Moss & His Flip Tops: Got My Mail Today

The Nick Moss Band: He Walked With Giants

Ida Cox & Jessie Crump: Cold And Blue

Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell: How Long, How Long Blues

Scrapper Blackwell: Mister Scrapper’s Blues

Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell: You Gotta Reap What You Sow

Scrapper Blackwell: Be Da Da Bum Blues

Scrapper Blackwell: Getting All Wet

Scrapper Blackwell with Dorothy Rice: My Old Pal Blues

Scrapper Blackwell: Going Where The Morning Crosses The Yellow Dog

Scrapper Blackwell: The Death of Leroy Carr

Scrapper Blackwell: Blues Before Sunrise

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 346: Rise And Fly

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week by Tommy Castro & the Pain Killers, Tinsley Ellis, Curtis Salgado & Alan Hagar, Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Peter Carp & Sue Foley, Peter Carp & Sue Foley, Deborah Coleman, Barbara Lynn, Rory Block: The Angola Singers, and Irma Thomas.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RISE AND FLY

THE BLUES SHOW 346

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 25, 2018 [18423]

 

Tommy Castro & the Pain Killers: Enough Is Enough

Tinsley Ellis: I Got Mine

Curtis Salgado & Alan Hagar: I Will Not Surrender

Robert Randolph & The Family Band: You Got To Move

Peter Carp & Sue Foley: We’re Gonna Make It

Peter Carp & Sue Foley: Rules of Engagement

Deborah Coleman: What Goes Around

Barbara Lynn: Payback

Rory Block: The Gone Woman Blues

Angola Singers: Rise And Fly

Irma Thomas: Moments To Remember

Irma Thomas: What Can I Do

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 345: Didn’t He Ramble

Bruce Pingree is playing music this week in honor of the Okra Man of New Orleans, who just passed away, and in commemoration of the great pioneering blues deejay “Sunshine” Sonny Payne of KFFA Radio in Helena, Arknasas, who just passed on in January 2018, with selections from Olu Dara: Okra, Percy Randolph, Alvin “Red” Tyler, the Olympia Brass Band, Robert Lockwood Jr., Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys, Joe Willie Wilkins & His King Biscuit Boys, Robert Nighthawk & The Blues Rhythm Boys, James “Peck” Curtis, and The Welch-Ledbetter Connection.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DIDN’T HE RAMBLE

THE BLUES SHOW 345

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 25, 2018 [18409]

 

Olu Dara: Okra

Percy Randolph: Street Cries

Alvin “Red” Tyler: Peanut Vendor

Olympia Brass Band: Didn’t He Ramble

Olympia Brass Band: We Shall Walk Through The streets Of The City

Robert Lockwood Jr.: King Biscuit Time Theme

Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys: V-8 Ford

Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys: Stormy Monday

Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys: Right Now

Sonny Boy Williamson & The King Biscuit Boys: Come Go With Me

Joe Willie Wilkins & His King Biscuit Boys: Every Day I Have The Blues

Joe Willie Wilkins & His King Biscuit Boys: Right Around The Corner

Robert Nighthawk & The Blues Rhythm Boys: The Nighthawk Boogie

Sonny Boy Williamson: Too Close Together

James “Peck” Curtis & The Blues Rhythm Boys: The Death of Sonny Boy Williamson

The Welch-Ledbetter Connection: I’m Gonna Move To Another Country

 

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

 

© 2018 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.