Mood Indigo 53: Vamped By A Brownskin

 

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Ehud Asherie, the Mike Jones Trio, Rhythm Future Quartet, Chicago Jazz Philharmonic, Lenny Marcus Trio & Friends, Herlin Riley, Corey Kendrick Trio, Houston Person & Ron Carter, Tony Lustig, Gregory Porter, and Duke Ellington.

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VAMPED BY A BROWNSKIN

MOOD INDIGO 53

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, December 28, 2016 [LKMI-0053]

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

[02] Leslie Keros ID & Opening Comments

[03] Ehud Asherie: If You’ve Never Been Vamped by a Brownskin

[04] Mike Jones Trio: I Found a New Baby

[05] Rhythm Future Quartet: Bushwick Stomp

[06] Chicago Jazz Philharmonic: Orlando’s Walk

[07] Lenny Marcus Trio & Friends: Mocha

[08] Herlin Riley: A Spring Fantasy

[09] Corey Kendrick Trio: Blues al Pastor

[10] Houston Person & Ron Carter: Blue Monk

[11] Tony Lustig: Change Is Coming

[12] Gregory Porter: Take Me To The Alley

[13] Duke Ellington: Mood Indigo

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.

Big City Blues Cruise 23: Hideaway

 

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 23 features an entire program of music by the great Freddie King, including performances recorded live at the 1973 Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival by John Sinclair, special guest on this episode, plus three great cuts by B.B. King and Red Prysock with Martino’s opening theme.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HIDEAWAY

BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 23

Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, January 2, 1983 [BCBC-0023]

Red Prysock: Jumbo with Martino D’Lorenzo Opening Comments

Freddie King: Look On Yonder Wall

Freddie King: Stumble

Freddie King: I Wonder Why

Freddie King: Stormy Monday

B.B. King: You Upsets Me Baby

B.B. King: Whole Lotta Loving

B.B. King: Did You Ever Love A Woman

Freddie King Stage Intro

Freddie King: Big Legged Woman

Freddie King: Look On Yonders Wall

Freddie King: Have You Ever Loved A Woman

Freddie King: That’ll Never Do

Freddie King: Hideaway

Freddie King: I’m Tore Down

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martino D’Lorenzo at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 1983, 2017 Tino Gross. Used with permission.

 

Party Train 08: Big Ten Inch Record

Detroit’s own Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Royal Oak, where she’s playing music in Episode 8 starting with her theme song by Tino Gross, Bull Moose Jackson & His Buffalo Bearcats, Bobby Womack, Vicki Anderson, Cedric Burnside, The Chambers Brothers, Brainstorm, Al Green, Billy Sha-Rae, Sam & Dave, Chuck Berry, Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears, Eddie Kirk, Dolly Gilmore, Booker T & The MGs, Cash McCall, Bloodstone, and Paul Stuart Davies with the original Vandellas.

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BIG TEN INCH RECORD

PARTY TRAIN 08

Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, May 3, 2016 [LLPT-0008]

[01] Opening Theme: Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister >

[02] Bull Moose Jackson: Big Ten Inch Record

[03] Bobby Womack: I’m A Midnight Mover

[04] Vicki Anderson: Don’t Throw Your Love In The Garbage Can

[05] Cedric Burnside: That Changes Everything

[06] The Chambers Brothers: Funky

[07] Brainstorm: Funky Entertainment

[08] Al Green: Take Me To The River

[09] Billy Sha-Rae: Let’s Do It Again

[10] Sam & Dave: Soul Sister, Brown Sugar

[11] Chuck Berry: No Particular Place To Go

[12] Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears: Sugarfoot

[13] Eddie Kirk: Them Bones

[14] Dolly Gilmore: Sweet Sweet Baby

[15] Booker T & The MGs: Can’t Be Still

[16] Cash McCall: Junkie For Your Love

[17] Bloodstone: Little Linda

[18] Paul Stuart Davies & The Vandellas: Wherever I Lay My Hat (Is My Home)

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Linda Lexy for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Linda Lexy & Tino Gross at Funky D Studios, Detroit

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2017 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.

John Sinclair Radio Show 734: Troubled Shoes

Episode 734 is coming from the Detroit headquarters of Radio Free Amsterdam at 55 Peterboro in the Cass Corridor with an opening salvo from the new album by pianists Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza, a cut by the Planet D Nonet from their album A Salute To Strayhorn, four more cuts from the brand new album by singer Robert Bradley called Down In The Bend, produced by Tino Gross for Funky D Records, and a series of selections from the great new self-titled Billy Davis album on Jett Plastic Records.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

TROUBLED SHOES

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 734

Cass Corridor, Detroit, November 30, 2017 [20-1749]

Yusef Lateef: Happyology with John Sinclair Intro

Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Suitcase

Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Sing Sing Sing

Bob Baldori & Arthur Magliazza: Yancy Strut

Planet D Nonet: I’m Taking Off Goom Bye

Robert Bradley: Down In The Bend

Robert Bradley: Morning Comes The Night

Robert Bradley: Share My Dream

Robert Bradley: God’s Creation

Billy Davis: Going To The Crossroads

Billy Davis: Got A Mind To Ramble

Billy Davis: I Come A-Crawling

Billy Davis: Your One And Only Man

Billy Davis: Troubled Shoes

Billy Davis: Keep On Dreaming

Charlie Parker; They Can’t Take That Away From Me

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Special thanks to Bob Baldori, Tino Gross, Sunnny & Beyonce Sinclair, and Gary & Jared Koral of Jett Plastic Records

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

The Soul Lucille Show 117: Green Power

Lucille DJ is on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk and a guest spot by John Sinclair with tunes by Ann Peebles, Bobby Womack, Black Ivory, Curtis Mayfield, Little Richard, Little Sister, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Sun Sounds Orchestra, Robert Lowe, Lloyd Parks & U Brown, Graham Central Station, Milton Wright, the Gary Bartz Ntu Troop, Mandrill, and Allen Toussaint.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GREEN POWER

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 117

Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, October 30, 2017 [DLSL-0117]

Ann Peebles: 99 Pounds

Bobby Womack: Arkansas State Prison

Black Ivory: I Keep Asking You Questions

Curtis Mayfield: Billy Jack

Little Richard: Green Power

Little Sister: You’re the One (Parts 1 & 2

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Fall Out

Sun Sounds Orchestra: Letter To Prospect Township

Robert Lowe: Back To Funk

Lloyd Parks & U Brown: Reach Out

Graham Central Station: Hai

Milton Wright: You Don’t Even Know Me

Gary Bartz Ntu Troop: Uhruh Sasa

Mandrill: Ape Is High

Allen Toussaint: Last Train

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Firenze

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2017 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.

In The Soul Kitchen 13: Nervous Boogie

 

The award-winning In The Soul Kitchen show with the legendary San Francisco DJ Harry Duncan is now celebrating its 27th y, ear on the air at KUSF-FM even as KUSF has been taken off the air by the University of San Francisco and now broadcasts In Exile from the Light Rail Studios in San Francisco. This week’s episode of In The Soul Kitchen features great tunes from Junior Wells & The Aces, The Falcons, Justin Hinds & the Dominos, Tinariwen, Frankie Lee Sims, Muddy Waters, Eddie Taylor, Paul Gayten, Lee Dorsey, The Southern Sons, Ruby Johnson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, and Jeff Parker.

The john Sinclair Foundation Presents

NERVOUS BOOGIE

IN THE SOUL KITCHEN 13

Harry Duncan, KUSF In Exile, San Francisco, July 12, 2011 [SK-00013]

Junior Wells & The Aces: Junior’s Whoop

The Falcons: Take This Love I Got

Justin Hinds & the Dominos: Botheration

Tinariwen: Tenert

Tinariwen: Too Must

Frankie Lee Sims: Walkin’ With Frankie

Muddy Waters: She Moves Me

Eddie Taylor: Big Town Playboy

Paul Gayten: Nervous Boogie

Lee Dorsey: A Lover Is Born

The Southern Sons: I Heard the Preaching of the Elders

Ruby Johnson: When My Love Comes Down

Dr. Lonnie Smith: Simone

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers: Are You Real

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Harry Duncan for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Harry Duncan

Recorded, edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam

© 2011, 2017 Harry Duncan. Used with permission.

 

Ancestor Worship 66: Freedom Time

 

A second hour of music this week from the box set called Freedom, Rhythm & Sound from Soul Jazz Records with cuts from the 1960s & ’70s from Gato Barbieri & Dollar Brand, Amina Claudine Myers, The Pharaohs, Ralph Thomas, Horace Tapscott & The Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra, Michael White, Roy Brooks & The Artistic Truth, Errol Parker, and Sun Ra & His Arkestra.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FREEDOM TIME

ANCESTOR WORSHIP WITH JOHN SINCLAIR 66

Blackheath Studios, London, November 16, 2013 [JSAW-0066]

Charlie Parker: Another Hairdo

Gato Barbieri & Dollar Brand: Yes Lord

Amina Claudine Myers: 3/4’s Of 4/4

The Pharaohs: Freedom Time

Ralph Thomas: Big Spliff

Horace Tapscott & The Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra: Peyote Song No. III

Michael White: The Blessing Song

Roy Brooks & The Artistic Truth: Black Survival

Errol Parker: Street Ends

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Nuclear War

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 Nick Smith & The Lesbian Horse

Sponsored by The Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

©  2013, 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

Beyond The Groove Yard 201: Hotel Happiness

 

George Klein presents classic Blue Note recordings by organist Jimmy Smith in the 1950s & ‘60s, accompanied by Lee Morgan, Blue Mitchell, Curtis Fuller, Ike Quebec, Stanley Turrentine, and Kenny Burrell.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HOTEL HAPPINESS

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 201

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, August 10, 2017 [GKBG-0201]

Jimmy Smith:  Blues After All

Jimmy Snith: Big Fat Mama

Jimmy Smith: Messin’ Around

Jimmy Smith: Star Eyes

Jimmy Smith: I’m Movin’ On

Jimmy Smith: Hotel Happiness

Jimmy Smith: Blues No. 4

Jimmy Smith: A Subtle One

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.