Fly By Night 265: Kirk Regard

Steve The Fly has the great Rahsaan Roland Kirk in the spotlight tonight with selections from his Mercury albums and his Prestige album with Brother Jack McDuff, ending with Kirk’s salute to his former empliyer Charles Mingus.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

KIRK REGARD

FLY BY NIGHT 265

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, July 27, 2014 [18324]

 

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: 3 in 1 Without The Oil
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Triple Threat
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Three for the Festival
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Three for Dizzy
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: I See with My Third Eye
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Time
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: A Stritch in Time
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Stiit’s Tune
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Snap Crackle
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Funk Underneath
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Fly By Night
Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Oh Lord Don’t Let Them Drop That Atomic Bomb On Me

 

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Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Siteve Pratt

 

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Fly By Night 264: McLean Spaces

Steve The Fly visits the pulsating musical world of the great alto saxophonist, composer & bandleader Jackie McLean from his recordinsg for Blue Note Records in the 1960s.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MCLEAN SPACES

FLY BY NIGHT 264

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, July 26, 2014 [18310]

Jackie McLean: Appointment in Ghana
Jackie McLean: Bluesnik
Jackie McLean: Blues Function
Jackie McLean: Five Will Get You Ten
Jackie McLean: Melody for Melonae
Jackie McLean: Music Forever
Jackie McLean: Quadrangle
Jackie McLean: Sundu

 

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Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

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Fly By Night 263: I See With My Third Eye

Steve The Fly is playing sides in Episode 263 by Clifford Brown, Sonny Rollins, Medeski, Martin & Wood with Nels Cline, King Tubby, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Elle Fitzgerald, Jackie McLean, and John Sinclair with Michael Ray & Steve Fly.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

I SEE WITH MY THIRD EYE

FLY BY NIGHT 263

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, April 30, 2018 [18296]

Clifford Brown: Sandu

Sonny Rollins: Toot, Toot, Tootsie

Medeski, Martin & Wood with Nels Cline: Looters

King Tubby: Dub Incorporated Dub

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: I See With My Third Eye

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Lady E

Elle Fitzgerald: We Can’t Go On This Way

Jackie McLean: Omega

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Soul Bossa Nova

Sonny Rollins: I’m An Old Cowhand

John Sinclair with Michael Ray & Steve Fly: i mean you

 

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Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

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Fly By Night 262: Flight To Mars

Steve The Fly is playing sides this week by John Lee Hooker, Clifford Brown, Milt Jackson & John Coltrane, Sonny Boy Williamson, Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie, Charles Mingus, Billie Holiday, King Tubby, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, and the Matt Wilson Quartet.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FLIGHT TO MARS

FLY BY NIGHT 262

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, April 29, 2018 [18282]

 

John Lee Hooker: Sugar Mama

Clifford Brown: Willow Weep For Me

Milt Jackson & John Coltrane: Be Bop

Sonny Boy Williamson: Eyesight To The Blind

Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie: Leap Frog

Charles Mingus: Mingus Fingers

Billie Holiday: I Only Have Eyes For You

King Tubby: East Of The Sun Dub

Charles Mingus: Tea For Two

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Flight To Mars

Matt Wilson Quartet: You Dirty Dog

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

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Fly By Night 261: Circumambulation

Steve The Fly is playing sides this week by Jackie McLean, Ella Fitzgerald, Charles Mingus, Elmore James, Milt Jackson, Roland Kirk, Lalo Schifrin, Medeski, Martin & Wood with Nels Cline, John Zorn featuring Bill Frissell, and Charlie Parker.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

CIRCUMAMBULATION

FLY BY NIGHT 261

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, April 29, 2018 [18268]

 

Jackie McLean: Chasing The Bird

Ella Fitzgerald: We Can’t Go On This Way

Charles Mingus: Thrice Upon A Time

Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads

Milt Jackson: Boogity, Boogity

Roland Kirk: Lalo Bossa Nova

Lalo Schifrin: Off Duty

Medeski, Martin & Wood with Nels Cline: Arm & Leg

John Zorn featuring Bill Frissell: Prelude 6: Circumambulation

Charles Mingus: Pithecanthropus Erectus

Charlie Parker: La Cucaracha

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

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Fly By Night 260: Quadrangle

Steve The Fly is playing sides this week by Jackie McLean, Fenton Robinson, Charles Mingus, Clifford Brown, Yusef Lateef, Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie, John Zorn, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, King Tubby, Jackie Wilson, and John Lennon.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

QUADRANGLE

FLY BY NIGHT 260

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, April 29, 2018 [18254]

 

Jackie McLean: Quadrangle

Fenton Robinson:  Loan Me A Dime

Charles Mingus: Precognition

Clifford Brown: Dial B For Beauty

Yusef Lateef: Coltrane Remembered

Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie: Bloomdido

John Zorn: Yaldabaoth

Clifford Brown: Hymn Of The Orient

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Adventure Equation

King Tubby: Island Dub

King Tubby: Riding West Dub

Jackie Wilson: (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher

John Lennon: John Sinclair

 

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Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

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Fly By Night 259: Nerve

Steve The Fly is playing music in Eissode 259 by Nerve, James Brown, The Isley brothers featuring Jimi Hendrix, Mulatu Astatke, Lambert Hendricks & Ross, Dinah Washington, Sarah Vaughn, Nora Jones, Ken Kesey, Jimi Hendrix, Charles Mingus, and John Zorn.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NERVE

FLY BY NIGHT 259

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, April 1, 2018 [18240]

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Nerve: 7 x 7

James Brown: Think

The Isley brothers featuring Jimi Hendrix: Disappointed

Mulatu Astatke: Yegelle Tezeta

Lambert Hendricks & Ross: Twisted

Dinah Washington: What A Difference A Day Makes

Sarah Vaughn: Misty

Nora Jones: Travelin’ On

Ken Kesey: Strange Trip

Jimi Hendrix: Up From The Skies

Charles Mingus: Mood Indigo

John Zorn: Night Thoughts

101 Runners: Indiaxns, Here Dey Come

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

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Fly By Night 258: What’s Going On

Steve The Fly is playing music in Eissode 258 by Mr. Clean, the New Orleans Nightcrawlers, James Andrews, the Luther Davis Group, MC-5, Bobby Byrd, James Brown, and Medeski Martin & Wood.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WHAT’S GOING ON

FLY BY NIGHT 258

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, March 25, 2018 [18226]

Mr. Clean: What’s Going On

New Orleans Nightcrawlers: Pontchartrain Beach

James Andrews: Take A Little Trip

Luther Davis Group: To Be Free

MC-5: Movin’ On

MC-5: Skunk (Sonically Speaking)

MC-5: Kick Out The Jams

Bobby Byrd: Doin’ The Do

James Brown: Make It Funky

Medeski Martin & Wood: A Go Go

101 Runners: Indians, Here Dey Come

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

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