Beyond The Groove Yard 196: Formidable

George Klein presents Blue Note recordings from the 1960s by alto saxophonist Jackie McLean, accompanied by Donald Byrd, Blue Mitclell, Woody Shaw, Grachan Moncur III, Tina Brooks, Bobby Hutcherson, Kenny Drew, Sonny Clark, Walter Davis, and Herbie Hancock.

 

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FORMIDABLE

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 196

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, July 20, 2017 [GKBG-0196]

 

[01] George Klein Intro

[02] Jackie McLean: Das’ Dat

[03] Jackie McLean: Rainy Blues

[04] Jackie McLean: I’ll Take Romance

[05] Jackie McLean: Cool Green

[06] Jackie McLean: Yams

[07] Jackie McLean: Blue Rondo

[08] Jackie McLean: Formidable

[09] Jackie McLean: Appointment in Ghana

[10] Jackie McLean: Floogen

 

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 George Klein. Used with permission.

 

Ancestor Worship 61: Get In Line

This episode of Ancestor Worship delves into Volume 2 of JazzActuel, a 3-disc boxed set compiled by Thurston Moore & Byron Coley from music recorded by BYG Records following an historic music festival held in Paris in 1969, featuring selections by the Art Ensemble of Chicago, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, the Burton Greene Ensemble, Andrew Cyrille, Rev. Arthur T. Jones, Paul Bley, Dewey Redman, and the Acting Trio, now found in the collection of Mark Ritsema in Rotterdam.

 

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GET IN LINE

ANCESTOR WORSHIP 61

John Sinclair, East Harlem, New York City, October 25, 2013 [JSAW-0061]

 

[01] Opening Theme: Charlie Parker: Another Hairdo

[02] Art Ensemble Of Chicago: Get In Line

[03] Sun Ra: The Utter-Nots

[04] Burton Greene Ensemble: From “Out Of Bartok”

[05] Andrew Cyrille: Pioneering

[06] Rev. Arthur T. Jones: Brother B

[07] Paul Bley: Ramblin’

[08] Dewey Redman: Tarik

[09] Closing Music: Acting Trio: Cello Discordato

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded, edited & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Mark Ritsema, Steve The Fly, & Dimitri (Mobengo) Mugianis

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2013, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

Highway 61 Blues 04: Rough Treatment

Scott Barretta has assembled a fantastic J.O.B. Record Special for this week episode of Highway 61 Blues with sides by Baby Face Leroy, Little Hudson, Moody Jones, Floyd Jones, Memphis Minnie, Little Son Joe, Grace Brim, John Brim, Robert Lockwood Jr, Johnny Shines, Sunnyland Slim, Little Brother Montgomery, Eddie Boyd, Alfred “The Fat Man” Wallace, and J.B. Lenoir.

 

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ROUGH TREATMENT

HIGHWAY 61 BLUES 04

Scott Barretta, Mississippi Public Radio, June 7, 2008 [SBHW-0004

 

[01] Scott Barretta Opening Comments over Theme Music: 61 Highway

[02] Baby Face Leroy: My Head Can’t Rest No More

[03] Little Hudson: Rough Treatment

[04] Moody Jones: Why Should I Worry

[05] Floyd Jones: On the Road Again

[06] Memphis Minnie: Kissing in the Dark

[07] Little Son Joe: Ethel B.

[08] Grace Brim: Hospitality Blues

[09] John Brim: Hard Pill to Swallow

[10] Robert Lockwood Jr.: Pearlie B.

[11] Robert Lockwood Jr.: Sweet Woman from Maine

[12] Johnny Shines: Brutal Hearted Woman

[13] Johnny Shines: Running

[14] Sunnyland Slim: Woman Trouble

[15] Little Brother Montgomery: Keep Drinkin’

[16] Eddie Boyd: Five Long Years

[17] Alfred “The Fat Man” Wallace: You’ve Gotta Stop That Mess

[18] J.B. Lenoir: People Are Meddling

[19] J.B. Lenoir: The Mojo

[20] Little Brother Montgomery: The Boogie

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Scott Barretta for Radio Free Amsterdam

Written & programmed by Scott Barretta

Executive Producer for Mississippi Public Broadcasting: Andy Harper

Produced & recorded by Joe York at the Center for Documentary Projects at the University of Mississippi

Production assistant: Mark Coltrane

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2008, 2017 Scott Barretta. Used with permission.

Sounds Of Blue 108: Open Fire

Bob Putignano is celebrating the birthday of keyboard man Brian Auger this week with a bonus cut by The James Taylor Quartet.

 

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OPEN FIRE

SOUNDS OF BLUE 108

Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, July 24, 2017 [RPSB-0108]

 

[01] Twilight Zone Theme

[02] Tony Williams-Billy Cobham-Brian Auger: Open Fire

[03] Brian Auger: The ‘In’ Crowd
[04] Brian Auger: Truth

[05] Brian Auger: Oblivion Express

[06] Brian Auger: Second Wind

[07] The James Taylor Quartet: Milk And Honey

[08] Brian Auger: A Day In the Life

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.

 

Blues Show 302: Signals Of Love

Bruce Pingree is playing music in Episode 302 by Sugar Blue, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, Mother Superior & The Sliding Royales, Ann Peebles, Jean Knight, Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers, Joe Louis Walker, Eddie Taylor, Junior Wells, Mighty Sam McClain, T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers, and Magic Slim & The Teardrops.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SIGNALS OF LOVE

THE BLUES SHOW 302

Bruce Pingree, WUNH-FM, Durham, NH, February 12, 2016 [BPBS-0302]

 

[01] Sugar Blue: Love Is Everywhere

[02] Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings: Natural Born Lover

[03] Mother Superior & The Sliding Royales: Steal My Heart

[04] Ann Peebles: Doctor Love Power

[05] Jean Knight: Mr. Big Stuff

[06] Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers: Wild About You Baby

[07] Joe Louis Walker: Love At First Sight

[08] Eddie Taylor: Signals Of Love

[09] Junior Wells: Love Her With A Feeling

[10] Mighty Sam McCalin: Dancing To The Music Of Love

[11] T.J. Wheeler & The Smokers: My Friend & My Wife

[12] Magic Slim & The Teardrops: Still A Fool

 

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

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Bruce Pingree. Used with permission.

Red Rooster Lounge 271: Fear No Evil

Cary Wolfson is spinning at the Red Rooster Lounge with great blues sides by Little Johnny Taylor, Zen Blues Band, Robert Ward, Eddie Cotton, Jimmy Dawkins, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Missy Andersen, Brad Stivers, Billy Flynn, the Cash Box Kings, Guy Davis, and Otis Grand.

 

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FEAR NO EVIL

RED ROOSTER LOUNGE 271

Cary Wolfson, Red Rooster Radio Network, August 14, 2017 [CWRR-0271]

 

[01] Red Rooster Theme

[02] Little Johnnie Taylor: If You Love Me Like You Say

[03] Zen Blues Band: I’ve Had Harder Times From Better Women Than You

[04] Robert Ward: Fear No Evil

[05] Eddie Cotton: Be Careful

[06] Jimmy Dawkins: Are You Ready

[07] Walter “Wolfman” Washington: Use Me

[08] Missy Andersen: Better Or Worse

[09] Brad Stivers: Nickel & A Nail

[10] Billy Flynn: Suffering With The Blues

[11] Cash Box Kings: I’m A Stranger

[12] Guy Davis: Dust My Broom

[13] Otis Grand: Guitar Lovin’ Blues

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Cary Wolfson for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Cary Wolfson at Red Rooster Studios [#1641]

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Cary Wolfson. Used with permission.

Fly By Night 228: Twin Stars Of Thence

Steve The Fly is cooking this week with Lenny Bruce in concert at The Berkley Theatre, Sun Ra & His Arkestra, Sonny Rollins, and Miles Davis.

 

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TWIN STARS OF THENCE

FLY BY NIGHT 228

Steve The Fly, Johanna Studio, Amsterdam Noord, August 31, 2017 [SFBN-0228]

 

[01] Lenny Bruce: The Berkley Concert

[02] Sun Ra: Song No. 1

[03] Sun Ra: Dancing Shadows

[04] Sun Ra: Twin Stars Of Thence

[05] Sonny Rollins: Wonderful! Wonderful!

[06] Miles Davis: Wili

[07] Sun Ra: Saturn

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

 

Mood Indigo 47: Speakin’ With The Deacon

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 47 by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Cyrus Chestnut, Woody Shaw, Benny Green, Art Pepper, Mary Stallings, King Curtis, Reuben Wilson, Grant Green, and Bruce Katz.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SPEAKIN’ WITH THE DEACON

MOOD INDIGO 47

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, December 7, 2016 [LKMI-0047]

 

[01] Opening Theme: Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2 >

[02] Cyrus Chestnut: Well!

[03] Woody Shaw: Steve’s Blues

[04] Benny Green: Green’s Blues

[05] Art Pepper: Red Pepper Blues

[06] Mary Stallings: A Sunday Kind of Love

[07] King Curtis: Little Brother Soul

[08] Reuben Wilson: Speakin’ with the Deacon

[09] Grant Green: Iron City

[10] Bruce Katz: Norton’s Boogie

 

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

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.