Blues Edition 07 – Two Trains Running

Leslie Keros previews the 2012 Chicago Blues Festival with recordings by Jimmy
Reed, Quintus McCormick, Zora Young, Joe Louis Walker, Katie Webster, Eric
Noden, Katherine Davis & Erwin Helfer, Matthew Skoller, KM Williams, Jewel
Brown, Texas Johnny Brown, Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues with Lurrie Bell,
and Sam Lay.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TWO TRAINS RUNNING
BLUES EDITION 07
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, January 28, 2012 [20340]
Big Daddy Kinsey: I Am the Blues
Jimmy Reed: Ain’t That Lovin’ You Baby
Quintus McCormick: Old Time Rock and Roll
Zora Young: Two Trains Running
Joe Louis Walker: Moanin’ News
Katie Webster: Too Much Sugar for a Dime
Eric Noden: Blues Will Find You
Katherine Davis & Erwin Helfer: You Got to Know How
Matthew Skoller: Mighty Long Time
KM Williams: Hard Times Everywhere
Jewel Brown: I’m Leaving You Now
[Texas Johnny Brown: Strange Situation
Billy Branch and the Sons of Blues with Lurrie Bell: Just a Little Bit
Sam Lay: I Get Evil
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

© 2012, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 75 – HAPPY TIME

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Bobby Timmons, Cannonball Adderley, Junior Mance, Benny Golson, Phil Woods & The Jazz Festival Orchestra, Paul Molinaro & Andy Brown, Lara Driscoll, and Carmen McRae.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HAPPY TIME

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 75

Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, April 7, 2020 [20305]

Bobby Timmons: Little Barefoot Soul

Cannonball Adderley: Barefoot Sunday Blues

Junior Mance: Happy Time

Benny Golson: Airegin

Phil Woods & The Jazz Festival Orchestra: All Bird’s Children

Paul Molinaro: When I Look In Your Eyes

Lara Driscoll: Moving Dreams

Carmen McRae: Ms. Brown To You

Carmen McRae: If I Could Be With You One hour Tonight

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.

BLUES EDITON 04 – JUST A DREAM

Blues Edition with Leslie Keros pays homage to Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement with a great program of music by Big Daddy Kinsey, Otis & Cassie Taylor, Otis Spann, Leadbelly, Solomon Burke, Big Bill Broonzy, Jim Brewer, Odetta, Joe Williams, Charles Brown, Lucky Peterson, the Southern Sons, Dave Specter & Steve Freund, the Soul Stirrers, the Pilgrim Travelers, and Liz McComb.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

JUST A DREAM

BLUES EDITION 04

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, January 14, 2012 [20298]

Big Daddy Kinsey: I Am the Blues

Otis Taylor & Cassie Taylor: Buy Myself Some Freedom

Otis Spann: Blues for Martin Luther King

Leadbelly: Jim Crow Blues

Solomon Burke: None of Us Are Free

Big Bill Broonzy: When Will I Get To Be Called A Man

Jim Brewer: White, Black & Brown

Joe Williams: Just A Dream

Odetta: Freedom Trilogy: Oh Freedom/Come & Go with Me/I’m on My Way

Big Joe Williams: The Death of Dr. Martin Luther King

Charles Brown: Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child

Lucky Peterson: Change Is Gonna Come

Southern Sons: Lift Every Voice and Sing

Dave Specter & Steve Freund: People Get Ready

Soul Stirrers: The Last Mile Of The Way

Pilgrim Travelers: Jesus Met The Woman At The Well

Liz McComb: Just A Closer Walk With Thee

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2012, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 74 – BACKLASH

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Pat Martino, Jeremy Pelt, Jaxkie Terrason, Freddie Hubbard, Mark Murphy, Michael Wolff, Mal Waldron with Jackie McLean, and Billie Holiday.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BACKLASH

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 74

Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, April 7, 2020 [20291]

Pat Martino: Homage

Jeremy Pelt: Always On My Mind

Jaxkie Terrason: The Dolphin

Freddie Hubbard: Backlash

Mark Murphy: On The Red Clay

Michael Wolfe: Caribbean Rain Dance

Billie Holiday: Fine And Mellow

Mal Waldron & Jackie McLean: Left Alone

Billie Holiday: I’m A Fool To Want You

Billie Holiday: For Heaven’s Sake`

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.

BLUES EDITON 03 – FREEDOM TRAIN

Blues Edition with Leslie Keros pays homage to Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement with a great program of music by Big Daddy Kinsey, Old Friends with Sunnyland Slim, Big Walter Horton and others, Nina Simone, Josh White, Irma Thomas, Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry, Ronnie Earl, the North Mississippi Allstars, Mavis Staples, Bob Dylan, Eva Cassidy, Champion Jack Dupree, Billie Holiday, and Otis Taylor.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

FREEDOM TRAIN

BLUES EDITION 03

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, January 14, 2012 [20884]

Big Daddy Kinsey: I Am the Blues >

Old Friends: Freedom Train

Nina Simone: Old Jim Crow

Josh White: Free and Equal Blues

Irma Thomas: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free

Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry: John Henry

Ronnie Earl: Blues for Martin Luther King

North Mississippi Allstars: Freedom Highway

Mavis Staples: We Shall Not Be Moved

Bob Dylan: No More Auction Block

Eva Cassidy: Oh, Had I a Golden Thread

Champion Jack Dupree: Freedom

Billie Holiday: Strange Fruit

Otis Taylor: Saint Martha Blues

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2012, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 73 – GROOVE MERCHANT

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Ken Fowser, Keith Oxman, Jason Tiemann, Freddie Hubbard & Woody Shaw, Tim Hagans & Marcus Printup, Sonny Stitt, Billy Eckstine, Duke Ellington, Sonny Rollins, Carmen McRae, Lafayette Harris Jr., and Billie Holiday:

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

GROOVE MERCHANT

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 73

Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, April 7, 2020 [20277]

Ken Fowser: This, That, And The Other Thing

Keith Oxman: Yurrellancholy

Jason Tieman: Groove Merchant

Freddie Hubbard & Woody Shaw: The Eternal Triangle

Tim Hagans & Marcus Printup: On The Que-Tee

Sonny Stitt: Going Down Slow

Billy Eckstine: Mr. B’s Blues

Duke Ellington:  Three J’s Blues

Sonny Rollins: Pent-Up House

Carmen McRae: I’m Gonna Lock My Heart And Throw Away The Key

Lafayette Harris Jr.: The Juicy Blues

Billie Holiday: That’s Life I Guess

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.

BLUES EDITON 02 – YOU GOT TO ROLL

Our second episode of Blues Edition with Leslie Keros is the second half of her special New Year’s Eve show from WDCB-FM in Chicago featuring music from blues artists who passed away in 2011, including Howard Tate, Doyle Bramhall,  Big Jack Johnson, Eddie Kirkland, Hubert Sumlin with Howlin’ Wolf and with Ronnie Earl, Pinetop Perkins with Marcia Ball and with Muddy Waters, Willie “Big Eyes” Smith with Kim Wilson and his own band, and the great David “Honey Boy” Edwards.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

YOU GOT TO ROLL

BLUES EDITION 02

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, December 31, 2011 [20270]

Big Daddy Kinsey: I Am

Howard Tate: Get It While You Can

Doyle Bramhall: Wee Wee Baby

Big Jack Johnson: Late Night with Jack

Eddie Kirkland: Have Mercy On Me

Howlin’ Wolf: Smokestack Lightnin’

Hubert Sumlin & Ronnie Earl: Blues for Henry

Pinetop Perkins & Marcia Ball: Pinetop’s New Boogie Woogie

Pinetop Perkins: Blues After Hours

Muddy Waters: Boom Boom

Willie “Big Eyes” Smith & Kim Wilson: WSKW Special

Willie “Big Eyes” Smith: Don’t Think I’m Crazy

David “Honey Boy” Edwards: Shake ’Em On Down

David “Honey Boy” Edwards: You Got To Roll

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2011, 2020 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 72 – AND SATISFY

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Joey Alexader, Dee Alexander with the Metropolitan Jazz Octet, Mongo Santamaria, Vincent Herring, Trudy Pitts, Stanley Turrentine, and Keith Jarrett.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

AND SATISFY

JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 72

Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, April 7, 2020 [20269]

Joey Alexader: Fragile

Dee Alexander with the Metropolitan Jazz Octet: Things Are Looking Up

Mongo Santamaria: Cold Sweat

Vincent Herring: The Sun Will Shine Again

Trudy Pitts: Love For Sale

Stanley Turrentine: And Satisfy

Keith Jarrett: God Bless The Child

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.