BLUES EDITON 03 – FREEDOM TRAIN

Blues Edition with Leslie Keros pays homage to Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement with a great program of music by Big Daddy Kinsey, Old Friends with Sunnyland Slim, Big Walter Horton and others, Nina Simone, Josh White, Irma Thomas, Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry, Ronnie Earl, the North Mississippi Allstars, Mavis Staples, Bob Dylan, Eva Cassidy, Champion Jack Dupree, Billie Holiday, and Otis Taylor.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FREEDOM TRAIN

BLUES EDITION 03

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, January 14, 2012 [20884]

Big Daddy Kinsey: I Am the Blues >

Old Friends: Freedom Train

Nina Simone: Old Jim Crow

Josh White: Free and Equal Blues

Irma Thomas: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free

Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry: John Henry

Ronnie Earl: Blues for Martin Luther King

North Mississippi Allstars: Freedom Highway

Mavis Staples: We Shall Not Be Moved

Bob Dylan: No More Auction Block

Eva Cassidy: Oh, Had I a Golden Thread

Champion Jack Dupree: Freedom

Billie Holiday: Strange Fruit

Otis Taylor: Saint Martha Blues

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2012, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.