Messin’ With The Blues: Red Hot

Messin’ With The Blues: Red Hot

Bill Dahl joins Leslie Keros for an hour-long investigation of the Sun Records output under Sam Phillips in the 1950s celebrating his recent biography by Peter Guralnick, including historic sides by Johnny London, Jackie Brenston, Ike Turner & His Kings of Rhythm, Howlin’ Wolf, B.B. King, Rosco Gordon, Billy “Red” Love, Willie Nix, Joe Hill Louis, Jimmy DeBerry & Walter Horton, Rufus Thomas, Little Junior Parker’s Blue Flames, Doctor Ross, Little Milton, James Cotton, Billy “The Kid” Emerson, and Frank Frost.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
RED HOT
MESSIN’ WITH THE BLUES 133
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, March 26, 2016 [LKMB-0133]

[01] Theme Music: Erwin Helfer: Stop Time Boogie
[02] Leslie Keros Intro >
[03] Johnny London: Drivin’ Slow >
[04] Leslie Keros Opening Comments with Bill Dahl
[05] Jackie Brenston: Rocket 88
[06] Ike Turner & His Kings of Rhythm: I’m Lonesome Baby
[07] Leslie Keros Comments with Bill Dahl
[08] Howlin’ Wolf: How Many More Years
[09] B.B. King: She’s Dynamite
[10] Leslie Keros Comments with Bill Dahl
[11] Rosco Gordon: Booted
[12] Billy “Red” Love: Drop Top
[13] Willie Nix: Baker Shop Boogie
[14] Leslie Keros Comments with Bill Dahl
[15] Joe Hill Louis: We All Gotta Go Sometime
[16] Jimmy DeBerry & Walter Horton: Easy
[17] Leslie Keros Comments with Bill Dahl
[18] Rufus Thomas: Bear Cat
[19] Little Junior Parker’s Blue Flames: Feelin’ Good
[20] Leslie Keros Comments with Bill Dahl
[21] Doctor Ross: Chicago Breakdown
[22] Little Milton: Lookin’ for My Baby
[23] Leslie Keros Comments with Bill Dahl
[24] James Cotton: Hold Me in Your Arms
[25] Billy “The Kid” Emerson: Red Hot
[26] Leslie Keros Closing Comments with Bill Dahl & Outro
[27] Closing Music: Frank Frost: Jelly Roll King

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago
Editing, post-production & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

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