Mood Indigo 57: Sporting Crowd

Leslie Keros is honoring the work of the recently departed drummer and singer Grady Tate with selections by Grady with Jimmy Smith, Wes Montgomery, and on his own, plus salutes to Art Blakey and Billy Higgins on their October 11th birthdays and added cuts by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Corey Reeds, Oscar Peterson, Eddie Harris, Katherine Russell, Russell Malone, and Benny Green.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, October 11, 2017 [LKMI-0057]


Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Jimmy Smith: The Cat

Grady Tate: Work Song

Wes Montgomery: Tequila

Corey Reeds: Imagination

Oscar Peterson: Tin Tin Deo

Eddie Harris: Freedom Jazz Dance

Katherine Russell: Romance In The Dark

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers: Sporting Crowd

Russell Malone: Theme from Chico &The Man

Benny Green: Inez Blues



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.