Beyond The Groove Yard 250: Awful Mean

George Klein presents more musicians from Detroit’s Golden Age, including bands led by Paul Chambers and Pepper Adams with Donald Byrd plus a set of recordings from the Montreux-Detroit Jazz Festival in the early 1980s featuring Roy Brooks, Ursula Walker, and Griot Galaxy.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

AWFUL MEAN

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 250

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, August 1, 2018 [18568]

 

Paul Chambers: Melody

Paul Chambers: Awful Mean

Paul Chambers: Mopp Shoe Blues

Roy Brooks & Artistic Truth: Dr. Silver

Ursula Walker: Groovin’ High

Griot Galaxy: Fosters

Pepper Adams: Hastings St. Bounce

Pepper Adams-Donald Byrd: Day Dream

Donald Byrd-Pepper Adams: Bitty Ditty

 

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.