Mood Indigo 102: La Americana

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 102 by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, The Crown Project, Rickey Woodard, John Young, Adam Shulman, the Diva Jazz Orchestra, Sarah Vaughan, Joey Alexander, Houston Person & Ron Carter, Sam Yahel, Eddie Henderson, and Shorty Rogers & Art Pepper.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LA AMERICANA

MOOD INDIGO 102

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, May 4, 2018 [18567]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

The Crown Project: Creole Blues

Rickey Woodard: The Silver Strut

John Young: Baby Doll

Adam Shulman: Fantasy in D Flat

Diva Jazz Orchestra: La Americana

Sarah Vaughan: When Lights Are Low

Joey Alexander: Draw Me Nearer

Houston Person & Ron Carter: Blues for Two

Sam Yahel: Searchin’

Eddie Henderson: Fran Dance

Shorty Rogers & Art Pepper: Jive at Five

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 101: Soulville

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, The Power Quintet, Brian Charette, Christian Sands, Maceo Parker, Aretha Franklin, Joel Frahm & Bruce Katz, King Curtis, and Ben Paterson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SOULVILLE

MOOD INDIGO 101

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 17, 2018 [18553]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Bobby Hutcherson: For Duke P.

Frank Catalano & Jimmy Chamberlin: Chicago Eddie

Bongwool Lee: Why Not

Afro-Cuban All Stars: Elegia a Ruben Gonzalez

Ruben Gonzalez: Siboney

Aretha Franklin: Soulville

Aretha Franklin & Ray Charles: Ain’t But The One

Dr. Lonnie Smith: Think

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 100: Soul Serenade

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, The Power Quintet, Brian Charette, Christian Sands, Maceo Parker, Aretha Franklin, Joel Frahm & Bruce Katz, King Curtis, and Ben Paterson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SOUL SERENADE

MOOD INDIGO 100

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 17, 2018 [18539]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

The Power Quintet: Tincture

Brian Charette: Never Let Me Go

Christian Sands: Reaching for the Sun

Maceo Parker: Keep On Marching

Aretha Franklin: Won’t Be Long

Joel Frahm & Bruce Katz: The House That Jack Built

King Curtis: Soul Serenade

Ben Paterson: Sweatin’

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 99: Sweet Sweet Baby

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Joey Alexander, Joshua Redman, Greg Fishman Quintet, Eugene Maslov, Eddie Henderson, The Mack Avenue Superband. Ike Quebec, Aretha Franklin, Hank Crawford, McClenty Hunter Jr., and Geri Allen.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SWEET SWEET BABY

MOOD INDIGO 99

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 17, 2018 [18525]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Joey Alexander: Blackbird

Joshua Redman: Make Sure You’re Sure

Greg Fishman Quintet: One for Hank

Eugene Maslov: Seven Steps to Heaven

Eddie Henderson: Fran Dance

Mack Avenue Superband: Troublant Bolero

Ike Quebec: Heavy Soul

Aretha Franklin: Today I Sing the Blues

Hank Crawford: Since You’ve Been Gone (Sweet Sweet Baby)

McClenty Hunter Jr.: That Girl

Geri Allen: Wanna Be Starting Something

Aretha Franklin: Spirit In The Dark

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 98: Amen Corner

Leslie Keros is playing music before dawn this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Duke Ellington Orchestra, Tardo Hammer, Terrell Stafford, Steven Kroon, Aretha Franklin, John Wright, Donald Byrd, Carl Saunders, Jacques Lesure, and Kenny Burrell.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

AMEN CORNER

MOOD INDIGO 98

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 17, 2018 [18511]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Duke Ellington Orchestra: U.M.M.G.

Tardo Hammer: Numero Uno

Terrell Stafford: Carolyn

Steven Kroon: The Gift

Aretha Franklin: You’ll Never Walk Alone

John Wright: Amen Corner

Donald Byrd: Once More

Carl Saunders: Perceptive Hindsight

Jacques Lesure: That’s Mr. Burrell, Thank You

Kenny Burrell: Jeannine

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 97: Missile Blues

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 97 by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, the Alan Baylock Jazz Orchestra, Wes Montgomery, Eric Reed, Abbey Lincoln, Lou Donaldson, and Harold Mabern.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MISSILE BLUES

MOOD INDIGO 97

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 21, 2017 [18497]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Alan Baylock Jazz Orchestra: Blues for Stew’s Shoes

Wes Montgomery: Missile Blues

Eric Reed: Blues for Akmad

Eric Reed: Gratitude

Abbey Lincoln: Hey, Lordy Mama

Lou Donaldson: Bad John

Harold Mabern: Greasy Kid Stuff

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 96: When Will The Blues Leave

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Freda Payne, Anthony Wonsey, Bucky & John Pizzarelli, Scott Hamilton, the Grassella Oliphant Quartet, Nicole Henry, Ornette Coleman, Bill Coleman, and Zoot Sims.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WHEN WILL THE BLUES LEAVE?

MOOD INDIGO 96

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 21, 2017 [18483]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Freda Payne: I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water

Anthony Wonsey: Big Bertha

Bucky & John Pizzarelli: Three Little Words

Scott Hamilton & Bucky Pizzarelli: Red Door

Grassella Oliphant Quartet: Get Out of My Life Woman

Nicole Henry: Spirit in the Dark

Ornette Coleman: When Will the Blues Leave?

Bill Coleman: Have Blues, “Will Play ’Em

Zoot Sims: I’ve Heard That Blues Before

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 95: All Day Long

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 95 by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Kenny Burrell, Allen Toussaint’s Jazzity Project, Lee Morgan, Nick Curran & the Nitelifes, Ernie Andrews, Carl Allen, Kevin Coelho, and Horace Silver.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

ALL DAY LONG

MOOD INDIGO 95

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 21, 2017 [18469]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Kenny Burrell: Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Kenny Burrell: All Day Long

Allen Toussaint’s Jazzity Project: Ruler of My Heart

Lee Morgan: Mr. Kenyatta

Nick Curran & the Nitelifes: The Groovy Jam

Ernie Andrews: Travelin’ Baby

Carl Allen: The Biscuit Man

Kevin Coelho: Root Down

Horace Silver: Satisfaction Guaranteed

Horace Silver: Opus de Funk

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.