The Groove Yard 07: Get Out Of Town


George Klein presents an hour of 1950s & ‘60s recordings by Thelonious Monk, the Modern Jazz Quartet, Herbie Mann playing the bass clarinet, Charlie Byrd, and Booker Ervin.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GET OUT OF TOWN
THE GROOVE YARD 07
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 29, 1989 [19090]
 
Thelonious Monk: I Mean You
MJQ: All of You
MJQ: I’ll Remember April
Herbie Mann: Lady Bird
Herbie Mann: Get Out of Town
Charlie Byrd: Alexander’s Ragtime Band,
Booker Ervin: Boo
Booker Ervin: Speak Low
Cannonball Adderley: You Got It
 
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
 
© 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 
 

The Groove Yard 06: Bluesnik


George Klein presents an hour of music by alto saxophonist Jackie McLean as sideman with Miles Davis and as leader on Prestige and Blue Note.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLUESNIK
THE GROOVE YARD 06
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 8, 1989 [19076]
 
Miles Davis: Dear Old Stockholm
Miles Davis: Chance It
Miles Davis: Yesterdays
Jackie McLean: Bluesnik
Jackie McLean: Gone With the Winf
Jackie McLean: Our Love is Here to Stay
Jackie McLean: Going Way Blues
Jackie McLean: Drew’s Blues
Jackie McLean: Vertigo
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1989, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

The Groove Yard 05: Quicksilver


George Klein presents an hour of 1950s & ‘60s recordings by Johnny Griffin, Oscar Peterson, Dizzy Gillespie, Wes Montgomery, Art Blakey, and the Miles Davis Quintet.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
QUICKSILVER
THE GROOVE YARD 05
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 8, 1989 [19062]
 
Johnny Griffin: Chicago Calling
Johnny Griffin: It’s Alright With Me
Oscar Peterson: Autumn Leaves
Oscar Peterson: No Greater Love
Dizzy Gillespie: No More Blues
Wes Montgomery: Movin’ Along
Wes Montgomery: Tune Up
Art Blakey Quintet: Quicksilver
Miles Davis Quintet: The Theme
 
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
 
© 1989, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 
 

The Groove Yard 04: Milestones

 
George Klein presents a second hour of music by the first great Miles Davis Quintet, with John Coltrane, Red Garland, Paul Chambers, and Philly Joe Jones, plus a bonus cut by Dexter Gordon & Jackie McLean to end the show.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MILESTONES
THE GROOVE YARD 04
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 1, 1989 [19048]
 
Miles Davis: Little Melanae
Miles Davis: Stablemates
Miles Davis: If I Were a Bell
Miles Davis: You’re My Everything
Miles Davis: Diane
Miles Davis: Airegin
Miles Davis: It Could Happen to You
Miles Davis: Milestones
Dexter Gordon & Jackie McLean: Rue de la Harpe
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1989, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

The Groove Yard 03: Blowing The Blues Away


George Klein presents an hour of 1950s & ‘60s recordings by Milt Jackson with Coleman Hawkins, Kenny Burrell, Charlie Parker, Billie Holiday, and Horace Silver.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLOWING THE BLUES AWAY
THE GROOVE YARD 03
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, October 1, 1989 [19034]
 
Milt Jackson-Coleman Hawkins: Sandra’s Blues
Milt Jackson-Coleman Hawkins: Indian Blues.
Kenny Burrell: All Night Long
Charlie Parker: Bird of Paradise
Charlie Parker: Out of Nowhere
Charlie Parker: Dewey Square
Billie Holiday: East of the Sun
Billie Holiday: Blue Moon
Billie Holiday: You Go to My Head
Horace Silver: Blowing the Blues Away
Horace Silver: St. Vitus Dance
Charlie Parker: Parker’s Mood
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1989, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 
 

The Groove Yard 02: Serpent’s Tooth


 
George Klein presents music from the 1950s & ‘60s—jazz from the LP era—on the original Groove Yard weekly jazz show from WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI, with music this week by John Coltrane and a series of Miles Davis recordings from the early to mid-1950s.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SERPENT’S TOOTH
THE GROOVE YARD 02
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, September 24, 1989 [19020]
 
John Coltrane: If There is Someone Lovelier Than You
Miles Davis: Morpheus
Miles Davis: Down
Miles Davis: Whispering
Miles Davis: When Lights Are Low
Miles Davis: Tune Up
Miles Davis: Serpent’s Tooth
Miles Davis: The Man I Love
Miles Davis: Bags’ Groove
Miles Davis: Blue N’ Boogie
 
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
 
© 1989, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

The Groove Yard 01: The Original Groove Yard

George Klein presents the debut of the original Groove Yard, a weekly jazz show on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI. The focus of The Groove Yard is 1950s & ‘60s jazz from the LP era.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THE ORIGINAL GROOVE YARD

THE GROOVE YARD 01

George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, September 24, 1989 [19006]

The Montgomery Brothers: Groove Yard

Lee Morgan: Mr. Kenyatta

Lee Morgan: Melancholee

Bud Powell: Shaw Nuff

Bud Powell: Blues in the Closet

Bud Powell: Willow Weep for Me

Dizzy Gillespie & Stan Getz: It Don’t Mean a Thing

Dizzy Gillespie & Stan Getz: Exactly Like You

Shirley Scott: Cold Winter Blues

Shirley Scott: All Alone

John Coltrane: If There is Someone Lovelier Than You

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

© 1989, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.

Beyond The Groove Yard 04: Awful Mean

George Klein continues his focus on the bass in Episode 4 with selections featuring Paul Chambers, Stanton Moore with James Singleton, Ron Carter, Abdullah Ibrahim, Don Pullen’s African-Brazilian Connection, and Johnny Dyani.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

AWFUL MEAN

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 04

George Klein, taintradio.org, November 23, 2014 [18652]

 

Paul Chambers: Blesses

Paul Chambers: Awful Mean

Stanton Moore: Waltz for All Souls

Ron Carter: Sunshower

Abdullah Ibrahim: Ekaya

Don Pullen’s African-Brazilian Connection: LVM/Directo

Johnny Dyani: Kalahari Lives

 

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

 

© 2015, 2018 George Klein. Used with permission.