Crossroads 22: Strode Rode

Leslie Keros features an hour of music by stars & honorees of the Chicago & Detroit Jazz Festivals on Labor Day weekend, including Jodie Christian, Ken Chaney, Ella Fitzgerald, Willie Pickens, Sonny Rollins, Wynton Marsalis, Carl Allen, Curtis Fuller, and Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STRODE RODE                                                 
CROSSROADS 22
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, August 22, 2012 [20051]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Jodie Christian: Let’s Try
Ken Chaney: You Stepped Out of a Dream
Ella Fitzgerald: Summertime
Willie Pickens: Let Us Break Bread Together
Sonny Rollins: Strode Rode
Wynton Marsalis: Hesitation
Carl Allen: The Message
Curtis Fuller: Canteloupe Island
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers: Lester Left Town
 
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, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 

Crossroads 21: Hard Hittin’

Leslie Keros returns with an hour of music by Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eugene Maslov, Gene Ammons & Sonny Stitt, Calvin Keys, Lou Donaldson, Winard Harper, Von Freeman, and Frank Catalano.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HARD HITTIN’
CROSSROADS 21
WHPK-FM, Chicago, August 22, 2012 [20037]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Eugene Maslov: Groove Merchant
Gene Ammons & Sonny Stitt: Counter Clockwise
Calvin Keys: If I Should Lose You
Lou Donaldson: The Scorpion
Winard Harper: Lil’ Willie
Von Freeman: Hard Hittin’
Von Freeman & Frank Catalano: Reverse Blues
 
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, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 55: Alligator Boogaloo

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Raphael Wressnig, Sonny Stitt, Cannonball Adderley, Barbara Morrison, Chris Madsen, Bill O’Connell, Lou Donaldson, David Sanborn with Larry Braggs, Eric Wyatt, and Bill Evans.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ALLIGATOR BOOGALOO
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 55
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, November 1, 2019 [20031]
 
Raphael Wressnig: Soul Jazz Shuffle
Sonny Stitt: Going Down Slow
Cannonball Adderley: Mercy Mercy Mercy
Barbara Morrison: Work Song
Chris Madsen: Dragline
Bill O’Connell: Perdido
Lou Donaldson: Alligator Boogaloo
David Sanborn with Larry Braggs: Can’t Get Next to You
Eric Wyatt: Don’t Stop the Carnival
Bill Evans: Nardis
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Crossroads 20: Stocking Feet

Music from Leslie Keros tonight by Stevie Ray Vaughn, Ben Haugland, Ray Bryant, Joe Pass, Chris Potter, McCoy Tyner, Jeannie & Jimmy Cheatham, and Wes Montgomery.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STOCKING FEET
CROSSROADS 20
Leslie Kers, WHPK-FM, Chicago, August 8, 2012 [20023]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Ben Haugland: My Ideal
Ray Bryant: Stocking Feet
Pass: Stompin’ at the Savoy
Chris Potter: Aurora
McCoy Tyner: Monk’s Blues
Jeannie & Jimmy Cheatham: Lead Dog Blues
Wes Montgomery: Nica’s Dream
 
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, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 54: Back Talk

Leslie Keros isplaying music this morning by Joe Pass, Poncho Sanchez, Pat LaBarbera & Kirk MacDonald, Helen Carr, Joe Magnarell, Lou Donaldson, Helen Sung, Michael O’Neill Quintet with Tony Lindsay, Andrew Hill, and Art Pepper.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BACK TALK
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 54
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, November 1, 2019 [20017]
 
Joe Pass: When Your Lover Has Gone
Poncho Sanchez: Liberia
Pat LaBarbera & Kirk MacDonald: On a Misty Night
Helen Carr: Down in the Depths of the 90th Floor
Joe Magnarell: Sando Latino
Lou Donaldson: Back Talk
Helen Sung: It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)
Michael O’Neill Quintet with Tony Lindsay: Fragile
Andrew Hill: Subterfuge
Art Pepper: Webb City


A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Crossroads 19: Crunch Time

Music from Leslie Keros tonight by Stevie Ray Vaughn, Nicholas Payton & Roy Hargrove, Kenny Burrell, Victor Goines, Jimmy McGriff & Hank Crawford, Dexter Gordon, Jimmy Smith, Erwin Helfer, Lester Young, Art Pepper & Duke Jordan.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CRUNCH TIME
CROSSROADS 19
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, August 8, 2012 [20009]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Nicholas Payton & Roy Hargrove: With a Song in My Heart
Kenny Burrell: D.B. Blues
Victor Goines: My Foolish Heart > Spare Time
Jimmy McGriff & Hank Crawford: Crunch Time
Dexter Gordon: Sticky Wicket
Jimmy Smith: Sonnymoon for Two
Erwin Helfer: Pooch Piddle
Lester Young: Slow Motion Blues
Art Pepper & Duke Jordan: Cherokee
 
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, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 53: Keep Talking

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Al Foster Quintet, Joshua Breakstone Trio, Harold Mabern, P.J. Perry & Bill Mays, Harry Connick Jr., Dr. Lonnie Smith, Yoko Miwa, Lou Rawls, and Joe Pass.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
KEEP TALKING
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 53
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, November 1, 2019 2019 [20003]
 
Al Foster Quintet: Cantaloupe Island
Joshua Breakstone Trio: Breakthrough
Harold Mabern: I Get a Kick Out of You
P.J. Perry & Bill Mays: Parisian Thoroughfare
Harry Connick Jr.: I Love Paris
Lou Donaldson: Blues Walk
Dr. Lonnie Smith: Keep Talking
Yoko Miwa: Keep Talking
Lou Rawls: Good Intentions
Joe Pass: When Your Lover Has Gone
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Crossroads 18: Mohawk Special

Music from Leslie Keros this morning by Stevie Ray Vaughn, Ken Chaney, Ari Brown, Mike Freeman, Cedar Walton, Donald Byrd, Don Byas, Phil Upchurch, Lee Morgan, and Charlie Parker with strings & voices.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
JIGSAW PUZZLE
CROSSROADS 18
WHPK-FM, Chicago, August 8, 2012 [19725]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Stang’s Swang
Ken Chaney: Bronzeville Blooze
Ari Brown: Richard’s Tune
Mike Freeman: Jigsaw Puzzle
Cedar Walton: Bremond’s Blues
Donald Byrd: You’re Next
Don Byas: Mohawk Special
Phil Upchurch: Misty
Lee Morgan: The Sidewinder
Charlie Parker: Old Folks
 
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.