Mood Indigo 108: Swing Time

Leslie Keros is marking the end of her Mood Indigo series with this replay of the first episode of the program with music by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Lou Rawls, Melvin Sparks, David Egan, Oscar Pettiford, Lenny Marcus Trio, Dave Clark’s Blues Swingers, Elias Haslanger, Erwin Helfer & Katherine Davis, Lavelle Lacy, Terry Moore & Richard Gibbs, and Wycliffe Gordon.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SWING TIME

MOOD INDIGO 108

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 7, 2016 [18665]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Lou Rawls: Kansas City

Melvin Sparks: Another Joe

David Egan: Sad Sad Satisfaction

Oscar Pettiford: Bohemia after Dark

Lenny Marcus Trio: Tonk

Dave Clark’s Blues Swingers: Swing Time

Elias Haslanger: Goin’ Down

Erwin Helfer & Katherine Davis: Bright Lights, Big City

Lavelle Lacy, Terry Moore & Richard Gibbs: The Lord Is Blessing Me

Wycliffe Gordon: Arabia

 

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

 

© 2016, 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 107: More Bread

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Paul Gonsalves, Hank Mobley, Carl Fontana, the Al Cohn/Zoot Sims Sextet, Ernestine Anderson, Chico Freeman 4-Tet, Chick Corea, Russell Malone, Gene Ammons, and Albert Dailey & Stan Getz.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

MORE BREAD

MOOD INDIGO 107

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, July 12, 2017 [18637]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Paul Gonsalves: I Surrender Dear

Hank Mobley: Bossa De Luxe

Carl Fontana: Shouting on a Riff

Al Cohn/Zoot Sims Sextet: More Bread

Ernestine Anderson: The Thrill Is Gone

Chico Freeman 4-Tet: India Blue

Chick Corea: Celia

Russell Malone: Amsterdam After Dark

Gene Ammons: Blue Coolade

Albert Dailey & Stan Getz: Tune Up

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 106: Stepping Out

Leslie Keros is playing music tihs week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Harold Vick, Grant Green, Nnenna Freelon, Joshua Redman, Sonny Rollins, Horace Parlan, Little Charlie & The Nightcats, Amos Milburn, the Jimmy Heath Sextet, and Eddie Jefferson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

STEPPING OUT

MOOD INDIGO 106

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, July 12, 2017 [18623]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Harold Vick: Stepping Out

Grant Green: Iron City

Nnenna Freelon: Better Than Anything

Joshua Redman: Make Sure You’re Sure

Sonny Rollins: Sonnysphere

Horace Parlan: Speakin’ My Piece

Little Charlie & The Nightcats: Tag (You’re It)

Amos Milburn: Tears, Tears, Tears

Jimmy Heath Sextet: Who Needs It?

Eddie Jefferson: Last Train From Overbrook

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 105: Nitty Gritty

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Carl Saunders & Phil Woods, Jesse Davis, Joey DeFrancesco, Camille Howard, Hal Singer, Fred Wesley & The J.B.’s, Lalama Brothers, Norman Simmons, and Houston Person.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

NITTY GRITTY

MOOD INDIGO 105

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 28, 2017 [18609]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Carl Saunders & Phil Woods: Walking Bass

Jesse Davis: Brother Roj

Joey DeFrancesco: Let’s Get to the Nitty Gritty

Camille Howard: The Boogie and the Blues

Hal Singer: Midnight

Fred Wesley & The J.B.’s: J.B. Shout

Lalama Brothers: Five Brothers

Norman Simmons: Juicy Lucy

Houston Person: Late Night Lullaby

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 104: Hold That Money

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, John Coltrane, Helen Humes, George Cables, Eddie Harris, David “Fathead” Newman, Rodney Jones, The Clayton Brothers, Yoron Israel & High Standards, Gene Ammons, Duke Robillard, Adam Scone, and Eddie Jefferson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HOLD THAT MONEY

MOOD INDIGO 104

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 28, 2017 [18595]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

John Coltrane: Bass Blues

Helen Humes: Today I Sing the Blues

George Cables: It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)

Eddie Harris: The Big Blow Out

David “Fathead” Newman: Missy

Rodney Jones: Blues When You Need Them

The Clayton Brothers: Gina’s Groove

Yoron Israel & High Standards: The Eleventh Hour

Gene Ammons: Hold That Money

Duke Robillard: Frankie and Johnny

Adam Scone: Red Top

Eddie Jefferson: I Got The Blues

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 103: Waiting For The Sunrise

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 103 by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, Shorty Rogers & Art Pepper, Lea Delaria, Dick Hyman, Ken Peplowski Big Band, Eddie Harris, Cory Weeds, Johnnie Taylor, Wee Willie Walker & the Anthony Paule Soul Orchestra, Oscar Peterson & Clark Terry, Benny Green, and the Miles Davis Quintet.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

WAITING FOR THE SUNRISE

MOOD INDIGO 103

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, May 4, 2018 [18581]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Shorty Rogers & Art Pepper: Jive at Five

Lea Delaria: Down with Love

Dick Hyman & Ken Peplowski: The World Is Waiting for the Sunrise

Ken Peplowski Big Band: If I Were a Bell

Eddie Harris: Freedom Jazz Dance

Cory Weeds: Getaway

Johnnie Taylor: I Got to Love Somebody’s Baby

Wee Willie Walker & the Anthony Paule Soul Orchestra: The Willie Walk

Oscar Peterson & Clark Terry: Mumbles

Benny Green: Tales of Malone

Miles Davis Quintet: Dear Old Stockholm

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 102: La Americana

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 102 by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, The Crown Project, Rickey Woodard, John Young, Adam Shulman, the Diva Jazz Orchestra, Sarah Vaughan, Joey Alexander, Houston Person & Ron Carter, Sam Yahel, Eddie Henderson, and Shorty Rogers & Art Pepper.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LA AMERICANA

MOOD INDIGO 102

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, May 4, 2018 [18567]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

The Crown Project: Creole Blues

Rickey Woodard: The Silver Strut

John Young: Baby Doll

Adam Shulman: Fantasy in D Flat

Diva Jazz Orchestra: La Americana

Sarah Vaughan: When Lights Are Low

Joey Alexander: Draw Me Nearer

Houston Person & Ron Carter: Blues for Two

Sam Yahel: Searchin’

Eddie Henderson: Fran Dance

Shorty Rogers & Art Pepper: Jive at Five

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 101: Soulville

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine, The Power Quintet, Brian Charette, Christian Sands, Maceo Parker, Aretha Franklin, Joel Frahm & Bruce Katz, King Curtis, and Ben Paterson.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SOULVILLE

MOOD INDIGO 101

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 17, 2018 [18553]

 

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Bobby Hutcherson: For Duke P.

Frank Catalano & Jimmy Chamberlin: Chicago Eddie

Bongwool Lee: Why Not

Afro-Cuban All Stars: Elegia a Ruben Gonzalez

Ruben Gonzalez: Siboney

Aretha Franklin: Soulville

Aretha Franklin & Ray Charles: Ain’t But The One

Dr. Lonnie Smith: Think

 

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

 

© 2018 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.