Crossroads 07: Leap Frog

Leslie Keros is playing music tonight by Stanley Turrentine, Miles Davis, the Christian McBride Big Band, Anita O’Day, Ray Bryant, Tal Farlow, Oliver Nelson-King Curtis-Jimmy Forrest, Monty Alexander, Donald Byrd with Yusef Lateef, and Charlie Parker with Dizzy Gillespie & Thelonious Monk.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LEAP FROG
CROSSROADS 07
WHPK-FM, Chicago, March 22, 2012 [LKCR-0007]
 
Stanley Turrentine: Trouble II
Miles Davis: Doxy
Christian McBride Big Band: Bluesin’ in Alphabet City
Anita O’Day: Sweet Georgia Brown
Ray Bryant: Blues Changes
Tal Farlow: Like Someone in Love
Oliver Nelson-King Curtis-Jimmy Forrest: In Passing
Monty Alexander: Slippery
Donald Byrd: Blues
Charlie Parker: Leap Frog
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
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
 
© 2012, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 
 
 

The Soul Lucille Show 214: One Night Stand

Lucille DJ is on the air from controradio-fm in the heart of Italy with another killer hour of soul & super heavy funk from 2015 with tunes by The Triumphs, Felice Taylor, Dyke & The Blazers, Joe Bataan, Millie Jackson, Isaac Hayes, Betty Wright, Osibisa, Maceo & The King’s Men,  James Brown, Donny Hathaway, Eddie Kendricks, Melvin Van Peebles, Ray Charles, The Mar-Keys, Al Green, and Billy Stewart.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ONE NIGHT STAND
THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 214
Lucille DJ, controradio-fm, Florence, Italy, February 16, 2015 [19570]
 
The Triumphs: I’m Coming To Your Rescue
Felice Taylor: I Can Feel Your Love
Dyke & The Blazers: Stuff
Joe Bataan: Johnny’s No Good
Millie Jackson: One Night Stand
Isaac Hayes: Chocolate Chip
Betty Wright: Slip And Do It
Osibisa: Kokorokoo
Maceo & The King’s Men: Shake It Baby
James Brown: September Song
Donny Hathaway: Magnificent Sanctuary Band
Eddie Kendricks: Keep On Trucking
Melvin Van Peebles: Sweet Sweetback’s Bad Ass Song
Ray Charles:  What’d I Say (Parts 1 & 2)
The Mar-Keys: The Dribble
Al Green: Love And Happiness
Billy Stewart: Reap What You Sow
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Lucille DJ for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Lucille DJ at controradio-fm, Firenze (#07)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2015, 2019 Lucille Mancini. Used with permission.
 

Big City Blues Cruise 120: Bacon Fat

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 120 features music by Red Prysock, Dizzy Dixon, T-Bone Walker, Gene Chandler, The Dells, The Treniers, Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters, The Clovers, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Elmore James, Andre Williams, The Blues Brothers, Albert King, Professor Longhair, Junior Wells, and Jimmy Reed.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BACON FAT
BIG CITY BLUES CRUISE 120
Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 2, 1982 [19569]
 
Red Prysock: Jumbo
Dizzy Dixon: Soup Line
T-Bone Walker: Two Bones And A Pick
Gene Chandler: Duke Of Earl
The Dells: Oh What A Nite
[Unidentified Instrumental]
The Treniers: Say Hey (Willie Mays)
Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters: No More Heartaches
The Clovers: Hey Miss Fannie
Clarence Gatemouth Brown: Depression Blues
Martino D’Lorenzo: Blues Nightmare
Elmore James: Standing At The Crossroads
Andre Williams: Bacon Fat
The Blues Brothers: Can’t Turn You Loose
The Blues Brothers: Hey Bartender
The Blues Brothers: Messing With The Kid
Albert King: Laundromat Blues
Professor Longhair: Whole Lotta Loving
Junior Wells: Hound Dog
Jimmy Reed: Go On To School
Red Prysock: Jumbo
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1982, 2019 Tino Gross. Used with permission.
 

Sounds of Blue 210: Soul Roach

Bob Putignano is playing music in this week’s episode by Jefferson Starship, Reconstruction, The Band, Delbert McClinton, Colin James, Robert Cray, Albert Collins-Robert Cray-Johnny Copeland, and Ben Sidran.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SOUL ROACH
SOUNDS OF BLUE 210
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, August 23, 2019 [19568]
 
Twilight Zone Theme
Jefferson Starship: XM
Reconstruction: Dear Prudence
The Band: The Weight
Delbert McClinton: Lay Down Sally
Delbert McClinton: A Fool Like Me
Colin James: Mary Anne
Robert Cray: Let’s Have a Natural Ball
Albert Collins-Robert Cray-Johnny Copeland: T-Bone Shuffle
Robert Cray: Back at the Chicken Shack
Reconstruction: Soul Roach
Ben Sidran: Alexander’s Rag Time Brand
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Robert Putignano. Used with permission.
 

Face The Music 40: Like It Ought To Be

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music in this second of eighteen playlists coordinated by the numeral nine, with music by Meade Lux Lewis, Jones & Collins Astoria Hot Eight, Bessie Smith, Gus Cannon & Hosea Woods, Tampa Red’s Hokum Jug Band with Frankie Half Pint Jaxon, the Clarence Williams Washboard Band, Louis Armstrong & his Orchestra, Duke Ellington & his Orchestra, Tiny Parham & his Musicians, the Jelly Roll Morton Trio, Wilbur Sweatman’s Original Jazz Band, Fats Waller & his Rhythm, Eddie Condon & his Band, Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra, the Benny Goodman Sextet, Sonny Stitt & J.J. Johnson, Baron Mingus & his Rhythm, and the Lennie Tristano Sextet.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LIKE IT OUGHT TO BE
FACE THE MUSIC 40
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, September 5, 2019 [19567]
 
Meade Lux Lewis: The Blues (Part Two)
Jones & Collins Astoria Hot Eight: Tip Easy Blues
Bessie Smith: I’m Wild About That Thing
Gus Cannon & Hosea Woods: Last Chance Blues
Tampa Red’s Hokum Jug Band with Frankie Half Pint Jaxon: Boot It Boy
Clarence Williams Washboard Band: Mississippi Blues
Louis Armstrong & his Orchestra: Knockin’ A Jug
Duke Ellington & his Orchestra: I Must Have That Man
Tiny Parham & his Musicians: Voodoo
Jelly Roll Morton Trio: That’s Like It Ought To Be
Wilbur Sweatman’s Original Jazz Band: A Good Man Is Hard to Find
Fats Waller & his Rhythm: A Good Man Is Hard to Find
Eddie Condon & his Band: I Ain’t Gonna Give Nobody None Of My Jelly Roll
Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra: High Society
Benny Goodman Sextet: Rose Room
Sonny Stitt & J.J. Johnson: Blue Mode No.2
Baron Mingus & his Rhythm: Boppin’ in Boston
Lennie Tristano Sextet: Crosscurrent
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by arwulf arwulf for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by arwulf arwulf at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclar
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
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© 2019 arwulf arwulf. Used with permission.
 
 

The Groove Yard 41: Humph

George Klein presents Part 1 of a three-part feature on Thelonious Monk, focusing here on Monk’s Blue Note recordings of the late 1940s & early ’50s with Kenny Dorham, Sahib Shihab, Lou Donaldson, Milt Jackson, Art Blakey, and others.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HUMPH
THE GROOVE YARD 41
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 11, 1990 [19566]
 
Thelonious Monk: Humph
Thelonious Monk: Evonce
Thelonious Monk: Nice Work if You Can Get It
Thelonious Monk: Nice Work (alternate take)
Thelonious Monk: Ruby My Dear
Thelonious Monk: In Walked Bud
Thelonious Monk: Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk: Evidence
Thelonious Monk: Misterioso
Thelonious Monk: I Mean You
Thelonious Monk: Four in One
Thelonious Monk: Criss Cross
Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser
Thelonious Monk:  Sixteen
Thelonious Monk: Sixteen (alternate take)
Thelonious Monk: Let’s Cool One
Thelonious Monk: Epistrophy
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1990, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 41: This Is For Albert

Leslie Keros is playing great sides this week by Duke Ellington, Jerry Vivino, Dave Stryker, the Becoming Quintet, Mike Lee, Shelly Berg, Dianne Reeves, Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers, the Dick Conte Trio, and Warren Vache. 
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
THIS IS FOR ALBERT
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 41
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, May 17, 2019 [19565]
 
Duke Ellington: Black Beauty
Jerry Vivino: Coming Home Baby
Dave Stryker: Pretzel Logic
Becoming Quintet: I Owe It All To You
Mike Lee: It’s Easy To Remember
Shelly Berg: The Will
Dianne Reeves: We’ll Be Together Again
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers: This Is for Albert
Dick Conte Trio: Gentle Rain/Slow Hot Wind
Warren Vache: Nancy’s Fancy
Jackie McLean & John Jenkins: Alto Madness
 
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
 
© 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 

Blues & Roots 92: Boogie Chillen

Episode 92 pays homage to the recently departed John Lee Hooker with a comprehensive selection of his great reciordings for Modern, Sensatiomn, JVB, Chess, VeeJay, Bluesway, Riverside, and Impulse Records.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BOOGIE CHILLEN
BLUES & ROOTS 92
John Sinclair, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, June 17, 2001 [19564]
        
Little Walter: Juke
John Lee Hooker: Boogie Chillen
John Lee Hooker: Dimples
John Lee Hooker: I’m In The Mood
John Lee Hooker: House Rent Boogie
John Lee Hooker: Want Ad Blues
John Lee Hooker: No More Dogging
John Lee Hooker: Boom Boom
John Lee Hooker: Huckle Up Baby
John Lee Hooker: Shake It Baby
John Lee Hooker: I’m Bad Like Jesse James
John Lee Hooker: Bottle Up And Go
John Lee Hooker: Backbiters And Syndicators
John Lee Hooker: Think Twice Before You Go
John Lee Hooker: It Serve You Right To Suffer
John Lee Hooker: Let Your Daddy Ride
John Lee Hooker: Crawling Kingsnake
John Lee Hooker: Weeping Willow Boogie
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Leni & Sunnny Sinclair
 
© 2001, 2019 The John Sinclair Foundation