THE BLUES SHOW 608 – WE’LL NEVER TURN BACK

Bruce Pingree is honoring the 50th anniversary of the March on Selma, Aabama led by Dr. Martin Luther King with music by the SNCC Freedom Singers, Fontella Bass, Odetta, Jane Sapp, Mavis Staples, Sweet Honey In The Rock, the Staple Singers, the Blind Boys of Alabama, the Rance Allen Group, Carlton Reese & the Birmingham Movement Choir, and Dr.Martin Luther King, followed by a salute to International Women’s Day with cuts from Etta James, Mr. B & Jeannie Carroll, Sippie Wallace, Precious Bryant, and Bessie Smith.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WE’LL NEVER TURN BACK

THE BLUES SHOW 608

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, March 8, 2015 [23708]

SNCC Freedom Singers; Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around

Fontella Bass: No Ways Tired

Odetta: The Freedom Trilogy

Jane Sapp: Moving On

Mavis Staples: We’ll Never Turn Back

Sweet Honey In The Rock: I Woke Up This Morning With My Mind

Staple Singers: Freedom Highway

Blind Boys of Alabama: Freedom Road

Rance Allen Group: If I Could Make The World Better

Carlton Reese & the Birmingham Movement Choir: 99-1/2 Won’t Do

Dr.Martin Luther King: Police Brutality Will Backfire

Etta James: How Strong Is A Woman

Mr. B & Jeannie Carroll: Wild Women Don’t Have The Blues

Sippie Wallace: Women Be Wise

Precious Bryant: Don’t Mess Up A Good Thing

Bessie Smith: Yonder Comes The Blues

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: Sidney Daniels

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

© 2015 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.