Crossroads 03: Main Stem

Producer/host Leslie Keros focuses on the blues side of jazz on Crossroads: Where Jazz Meets Blues on WHPK-FM in Chicago. Her third episode for Radio Free Amsterdam features recordings by Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimmy Smith, Anita O’Day, the Bill Charlap Trio, Paul Chambers, Bunky Green & Wynton Kelly, Ramsey Lewis, Planet D Nonet, Abbey Lincoln, Wes Montgomery, and Mitch Kashmar.
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, February 8, 2012 [19515]
Stevie Ray Vaughn: Stang’s Swang
Jimmy Smith: Main Stem
Anita O’Day: Anita’s Blues
Bill Charlap Trio: Godchild
Paul Chambers: Minor Run-Down
Bunky Green & Wynton Kelly: My Babe
Ramsey Lewis: Look-a Here
Planet D Nonet: Big John Special
Abbey Lincoln: I Must Have That Man
Wes Montgomery: Straight No Chaser
Mitch Kashmar: Castle Rock
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WHPK-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
© 2014, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.