Mood Indigo 79: Swing Time

Leslie Keros is featured in a rebroadcast of her first episode of Mood Indigo with an opening theme by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine and sides by Lou Rawls, Melvin Sparks, David Egan, Oscar Pettiford, Lenny Marcus Trio, Dave Clark’s Blues Swingers, Elias Haslanger, Erwin Helfer & Katherine Davis, Lavelle Lacy, Terry Moore & Richard Gibbs, and Wycliffe Gordon.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SWING TIME

MOOD INDIGO 79

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 7, 2016 [18246]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Lou Rawls: Kansas City

Melvin Sparks: Another Joe

David Egan: Sad Sad Satisfaction

Oscar Pettiford: Bohemia after Dark

Lenny Marcus Trio: Tonk

Dave Clark’s Blues Swingers: Swing Time

Elias Haslanger: Goin’ Down

Erwin Helfer & Katherine Davis: Bright Lights, Big City

Lavelle Lacy, Terry Moore & Richard Gibbs: The Lord Is Blessing Me

Wycliffe Gordon: Arabia

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2016, 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Beyond The Groove Yard 227: Don’t Mess With Mr. T

George Klein presents tenor saxophonist Stanley Turrentine with Hammond B-3 organist Shirley Scott. Stanley & Shirley recorfed togerher frequently and were married in the 60’s. Stanley is also heard on various Blue Note albums as a leader and as a sideman with Horace Parlan.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DON’T MESS WITH MR. T

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 227

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 9, 2018 [GKBG-0227]

 

Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Stanley Turrentine: Never Let Me Go

Stanley Turrentine: You’ll Never Get Away From Me

Stanley Turrentine: Little Sheri

Horace Parlan: And That I am So in Love

Stanley Turrentine: River’s Invitation

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Five Spot After Dark

Shirley Scott: At Last

Stanley Turrentine: Don’t Mess with Mr. T

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 George Klein. Used with permission.

 

Blues & Roots 18: Shout Brother Shout

Episode 18 features Trumpet Records artists Willie Love & His Three Aces, the St. Andrews Gospelaires, the Argo Singers & the Southern Sons, the Blue Jay Gospel Singers, Brother Hugh Dent, the Carolina Kings of Harmony, and Sonny Boy Williamson, plus cuts by Wally Mercer, Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters, James Andrews, Danny & Blue Lu Barker, Henry Butler, Muddy Waters, Lafayette “Thing” Thomas, J.B. Lenoir, Joe Hil Louis, and Little Walter.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SHOUT BROTHER SHOUT

BLUES & ROOTS 18

John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, March 8 > 22, 1998 [18244]

 

Little Walter: Juke with John Sinclair Intro

Willie Love & His Three Aces: Shout Brother Shout

St. Andrews Gospelaires: Tone Them Bells

Argo Singers & Southern Sons: Going Home

Blue Jay Gospel Singers: Shall I Meert You Over Yonder

Brother Hugh Dent: Let Us Glory

Carolina Kings of Harmony: There’s A Narrow Pathway To Heaven

Sonny Boy Williamson: Going In Your Direction

Sonny Boy Williamson: Nary A Night By Myself

Wally Mercer: Tightwad

Walter “Wolfman” Washington & The Roadmasters: Mary Ann

James Andrews: New Love Thing

Danny & Blue Lu Barker: Doing The Georgia Grind

Henry Butler: I Got My Eyes On You

Muddy Waters: You Shook Me

Lafayette “Thing” Thomas: Old Memories

J.B. Lenoir: Gimme One More Shot Bartender Before I Go

Muddy Waters: Loving Man

Joe Hil Louis: When I Am Gone

Little Walter: Lights Out

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Leni & Sunnny Sinclair

 

© 1998, 2018 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Highway 61 Blues 37: Bring It On Home To Me

Scott Barretta takes a good long look at the bluesier side of the great Clarksdale singer and producer Sam Cooke on this week’s episode of Highway 61 with a series of “live” recordings featuring Sam in full action.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BRING IT ON HOME TO ME

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 37

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, April 12, 2008 [18243]

 

Sam Cooke: Little Red Rooster

Sam Cooke: Laughing & Clowning

Sam Cooke & the Soul Stirrers: Mean Old World

Sam Cooke: Mean Old World

Sam Cooke: Somebody Have Mercy

Sam Cooke: Bring It On Home To Me

Sam Cooke: Trouble Blues

Sam Cooke: You Gotta Move

Sam Cooke: Lost And Looking

Sam Cooke: Drifting Blues

Sam Cooke: Please Don’t Drive Me Away

Sam Cooke: It’s Alright >

Sam Cooke: For Sentimental Reasons

Sam Cooke: Having A Party

Sam Cooke: Chain Gang

Sam Cooke: Cupid

Sam Cooke: I’ll Come Running Back To You

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Joe Yorke at the University of Mississippi

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2008, 2018 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

 

Red Rooster Lounge 302: Yield Not To Temptation

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by John Hammond, Jimmy Reed, Eddie Taylor, Freddie King, B.B. King, Esther Phillips, Margie Evans, Kenny Parker, Andrew “Big Voice” Odom  , Bobby “Blue” Bland, Curtis Salgado & Alan Hagar, and the Gregor Hilden Organ Trio.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

YIELD NOT TO TEMPTATION

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 302

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, March 12, 2018 [18242]

 

Harlem Nocturne Theme

John Hammond: Heart Attack & Vine

Jimmy Reed:Ain’t That Lovin’ You Baby

Eddie Taylor: Goin’ To Virginia

Freddie King: Let The Good Times Roll

Bb King: Please Love Me

Esther Phillips: Little Esther’s Blues Medley

Margie Evans: Giving Up The Street For Love

Kenny Parker: Baby Cakes Bop

Andrew “Big Voice” Odom: Mother In Law Blues

Bobby “Blue” Bland: Yield Not To Temptation

Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager: One Night Only

Gregor Hilden Organ Trio: I Can’t Hold Out

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1671]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

 

The Blues Show 333: Ball And Chain

Bruce Pingree is playing a tribute this week to blues singers Denise LaSalle and Janis Joplin with cuts by Denise, Z.Z. Hill, Big Brother & The Holding Company, Garnett Mims & The Enchanters, Erma Franklin, Howard Tate, Big Mama Thornton, and Leadbelly.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BALL AND CHAIN

THE BLUES SHOW 333

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, January 21, 2018 [18241]

 

Z.Z. Hill: Someone Else Is Stepping In

Z.Z. Hill: You’re Ruining My Bad Reputation

Denise LaSalle: Right Arm For Your Love

Denise LaSalle: Holding Hands With The Blues

Denise LaSalle: Look What Can Happen To You

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Bye Bye Baby

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Turtle Blues

Big Brother & The Holding Company: One Good Man

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Move Over

Big Brother & The Holding Company: Down On Me

Garnett Mims & The Enchanters: Cry Baby

Erma Franklin: Piece Of My Heart

Howard Tate: Get It While You Can

Big Mama Thornton: Ball And Chain

Leadbelly: Jim Crowism

 

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.