Sinner's Crossroads with Kevin Nutt | WFMU-logo

Sinner's Crossroads with Kevin Nutt | WFMU

WFMU

Scratchy vanity 45s, pilfered field recordings, muddy off-the-radio sounds, homemade congregational tapes and vintage commercial gospel throw-downs; a little preachin', a little salvation, a little audio tomfoolery.

Scratchy vanity 45s, pilfered field recordings, muddy off-the-radio sounds, homemade congregational tapes and vintage commercial gospel throw-downs; a little preachin', a little salvation, a little audio tomfoolery.

Location:

East Orange, NJ

Networks:

WFMU

Description:

Scratchy vanity 45s, pilfered field recordings, muddy off-the-radio sounds, homemade congregational tapes and vintage commercial gospel throw-downs; a little preachin', a little salvation, a little audio tomfoolery.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode from May 13, 2021

5/13/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" [Artwork by Burgin Mathews. burginmathews.com] Roberta Martin Singers - "Grace" Hightower Brothers - "Help Me To Stand" Hopson Family - "Everything's Got To Be Free" Harris Family - "Jesus is the Ruler of My Life" Fabulous White Singers - "I'm a Changed Man" St. Paul's Baptist Church Choir, Kingstree, S.C. - "You Can't Hide" Louis McGee - "There Is No Peace" Brown Sisters - "For The Sake of Man" Traveling Echoes - "I'm Going To See...

Duration:01:08:18

Episode from May 6, 2021

5/6/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Golden Arrows - "Been To The River" Royal Jubileers - "Jesus Keep Me Near The Cross" Music behind DJ: [Photographs are examples of "killed photographs." Read more here: https://mashable.com/2016/03/26/great-depression-killed-photos/] Traveling Echoes - "He's A God" Lloyd Cannady and the Flying Clouds - "Jesus Hold My hand" Milwaukee Gospel Messengers - "I Promise the Lord" Butleraires - "I Don't have To Talk About You" Beatty Singers of...

Duration:01:07:51

Episode from Apr 29, 2021

4/29/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" [Photographs Dawoud Bey. The Birmingham Project, 2013.] Disciples of Christ Ensemble - "I'm On The Battlefield" [https://burnaway.org/daily/review-dawoud-beys-the-birmingham-project-at-the-birmingham-museum-of-art/] Five Singing Stars - "Come On Jesus" Christianaires - "I Love Jesus" Hurricane Travelers - "I Want To Know" Deacon McWhorter and Isaiah Owens Rev J.W. Neely & Family - "Going Over Yonder" Ishman Williams and the Williams Singers -...

Duration:01:06:41

Episode from Apr 22, 2021

4/23/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Holy Ghost Spirituals - "Old Landmark" Five Stars of Gibson, S.C. - "I Love the Lord" Rev. Robert Ballinger - "Swing Down Chariot" - The King's Highway Rev. Robert Ballinger - "Drop Your Net" - The King's Highway Clefs of Calvary - "Wait A Little Longer" Soul Stirrers - "I Have A Friend Above All Others" Pilgrim Travelers - "What Are They Doing (My Lord)" Southern Wonder Quartet - "Shady Green Pastures" Rev. Robert Ballinger - "Standing In...

Duration:01:09:27

Episode from Apr 15, 2021

4/15/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Fireball Singers - "Now Lord" Stoval Singers of Berkley, CA. - "Time Is Winding Up" Famous Soul Revivers - "I Stepped Out In Time" Flying Clouds of Tuscaloosa, AL - "Lord Lift Me Up" Kansas City Clouds of Joy - "One of These Morning" Rising Stars of Macon, Miss. - "Shout for Jesus" Arlee Philyaw - "Long Journey to the Promised Land" Kingdom Seekers of Pasadena, CA - "I Can't Feel Nothing Yet" Sons of Calvary - "No Coward Soldier" Sensational...

Duration:01:08:34

Episode from Apr 8, 2021

4/8/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" [Image is of essential book to understanding the black gospel scene in pre-war Bessemer and Birmingham, Alabama] Mighty Hearts Gospel Singers - "Mighty Heart's Prayer" Independent Gospel Singers - "Oh I Want To See Him" Bessemer Sunset Four - "My Lord Is Coming Soon" Bessemer Melody Boys - "Motherless Children" [Image is of Bessemer artist Ronald Lockett. Courtesy Souls Grown Deep Foundation.] Bessemer Big Four - "Good Evening Everybody" [Song is...

Duration:01:07:06

Episode from Mar 25, 2021

3/25/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Brown Brothers - "I've Got A Feeling Deep Down In My Soul" [Tip o' the hat to Brother Eli.] Palmetto Gospel Singers - "Thank You Jesus" Music behind DJ: [THANK YOU to all you pledgers, listeners,& knuckleheads!] Straight Street Holiness Choir - "This Joy I Have" Bishop Perry Tillis and Savior Lord Jesus Pentecostal Holiness Church, Samson Alabama, - "He's Calling Me" [recorded by Steve Grauberger, 1995.] Bevins Specials - "New...

Duration:01:09:13

Episode from Mar 18, 2021

3/18/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Original True Light Baptist Church Winnsboro, LA - "Easter Rock" - Pentecostal Pandemonium! [This song is taken from this year's Sinner's Crossroads Premium PENTECOSTAL PANDEMONIUM! Yours for a pledge of $75.] Music behind DJ: [Pledge at wfmu.org/pledge] Six Voices of Zion - "Holy Spirit" - Pentecostal Pandemonium! [This song is taken from this year's Sinner's Crossroads Premium PENTECOSTAL PANDEMONIUM! Yours for a pledge of $75.] Music behind...

Duration:01:08:30

Episode from Mar 11, 2021

3/11/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Brother William and the Saints - "Trying To Get Back Home" - Here I Am [PLEDGE at WFMU.ORG] BTU Specials - "God’s Got A Blessing For You" [Track is on this year's premium PENTECOSTAL PANDEMONIUM! Yours for a pledge of $75. It will be your friend.] Music behind DJ: [PLEDGE. Think about it. Let your heart lead you.] Freedom Gospel Singers - "They Crucified My Lord" - Too Close [Track from Prize #1 TOO CLOSE. $20 PLEDGE will qualify you for end of...

Duration:01:08:29

Episode from Mar 4, 2021

3/4/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Lucille Jordan Trio - "I Feel Good" Dixie Hummingbirds - "Come and See About Me" Singing Stars - "I'll Be Singing There" Faithfulaires - "Jesus Keep Me Near The Cross" Five Gospel Writers - "A Plea To Jesus" Traveling Echoes - "You Ought to Have Been There" Spiritual All-Stars - "Blessed Quietness" Golden Bell Spiritual Singers - "Let Us Go Back to God" Sensational Friendly Four of Selma,AL. - "If It Wasn't For The Lord" Voices of Clouds -...

Duration:01:07:47

Episode from Feb 25, 2021

2/25/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Dora L. Busby Trio - "God's Train" Sons of Jordan - "I Don't Know Why" Music behind DJ: [Listener Aaron] Sensational Goldenaires of Fort Walton Beach, FL - "Jesus Is Alright" Supreme Wonders - "When I Rose This Morning" Imperial Gospel Singers - "Down On Me" Sipsey River Primitive Baptist Association Congregation - "Worship Service excerpt" Deacon Ben Oliver and the Joyland Gospel Singers - "I Believe I'll Shout and Go Back Home" Southern...

Duration:01:08:26

Episode from Feb 18, 2021

2/18/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Davis Sisters - "I'll Never Forget" Dynamic Silver Kings - "When Jesus Comes" Golden Arrows - "Jesus is Real" Sensational Southerneirs of Macon, GA. - "Fix My Mind" [Bunches of tunes tonight courtesy Jberg at raregospel.com] Pauline Griggs Jackson - "Come By Here" Five Holy Trumpeteers - "Cried Holy" Joyful Travelers - "Just Over The River" Ohio Wonders - "In My Savior's Care" Gospel Aires - "We Are Marching" Sacred Hearts - "I Waited A Long...

Duration:01:09:38

Episode from Feb 11, 2021

2/11/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Booker Singers - "I Must Tell Jesus" Victoria Hawkins - "Bank In The Sky" Shiloh Baptist Church Choir, Birmingham, Alabama - "God Is Able To Carry You Through" Zion Spiritual Singers - "Take Care of Me" - When The Gates Swing Open Delta-Aires - "We Are The Delta-Aires" Spirit of Memphis Quartet - "See What The End Is Going To Be" Shiloh Baptist Church Choir, Birmingham, Alabama - "The Lord Is Blessing Me" Cliff Mason and the Gospel Truth -...

Duration:01:08:19

Episode from Feb 4, 2021

2/4/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Fantastic Flower Singers - "Makes Me Feel Like Flying Away" Detroit Motor City Singers - "I've Been Praying For So Long" The DJ totally forgot who this is gospel singers Victory Jubilee Singers - "I Am A Poor Pilgrim of Sorrow" Rev. Leon Pinson - "Makes Me Feel Like Flying Away To Be At Rest" Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church , Winston-Salem, NC - "A Long Time Ago" [www.hymnchoir.org] Sons of Harmony - "Farther Along" Spiritual Light Singers - "When...

Duration:01:08:03

Episode from Jan 28, 2021

1/28/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Badgett Sisters - "Let The Church Roll On" - The Voice That Refused To Die Gospel Ambassadors - "It's Sweet To Know" Maggie Bell and the New Hope Baptist Choir - "I Found Jesus" Lu Ann Harris - "What Is His Name" Theotis Taylor - "Stand By Me" Bishop Perry Tillis and Savior Lord Jesus Pentecostal Holiness Church, Samson Alabama, - "Service excerpt" Echoes of Zion - "Who Art Thou" - Sound of Spirituals Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama - "Sit...

Duration:01:08:13

Episode from Jan 21, 2021

1/21/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" - No LP Lord's Messengers - "God is Coming Options" - No LP Harmoneers Quintette - "Jesus Goes With Me" - No LP Bolivar Humming Four of Roseland, LA - "Call Him By His Name" - No LP Brother Hendley and the Hendley Brothers - "Great Big City" - No LP Golden Keys - "Somebody Touched Me" - No LP Gospel Keys of Atlanta, GA - "Stand By Me" - No LP Gee's Bend Quilters - "Sit At Jesus' Feet" - Boykin, Alabama: Sacred Spirituals Of Gee's Bend Caravans...

Duration:01:08:25

Episode from Jan 14, 2021

1/14/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" - No LP Mighty Golden Wonders - "We Are The Golden Wonders" - Traveling Through This Land Kingdom Bound Singers - "Wonder What the Lord Will Say" - No LP Chimes of Canaan - "Pilgrim and a Stranger" - I'll Be Alright Albert Cobb and the Corinthians of San Francisco - "Fall On My Knees and Pray" - No LP Ernest Jones and the Gospel Stars - "Don't Let Nobody Tell You There Is No God" - Coming Again So Soon Mighty Knights - "Got To Be A Better Way" -...

Duration:01:07:44

Episode from Jan 7, 2021

1/7/2021
Silver Quintette - "Sinner's Crossroads" Mighty Heavenly Five - "Time Is Winding Up" B.C. Harmonizers - "Baptism Rap" Capitalaires - "Holy Ghost" Supreme Travelers - "You Got To Live Right" Rev. Watkins and the Fantastic Stars of Bethlehem - "Amazing Grace" Sons of Jonas - "Left My Sins (Down by the Riverside)" Six Gospel Stars - "My Testimony" Melodious Five - "Oh Lord" Elinor Lasky - "Planning With Jesus" Mighty Gospel Clouds - "Walking Through the City" Sensational Righteous...

Duration:01:08:35