MOOD INDIGO 68 – WAY BACK HOME

Leslie Keros is bringing us Episode 68 of her blues show for WDCB-FM
in Chcago called Mood Indigo with selections by the recently departed
Joey DeFrancesco, Steve Gadd & Friends, Jay McShann, Jimmy Rushing,
Andrew “Big Voice” Odom, Jimmy Johnson, Byther Smith, Hip Linkchain,
and Michael Sweetman & His South Side Groove Kings.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WAY BACK HOME
MOOD INDIGO 68
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 27, 2022 [241674

Joey DeFrancesco: Blue Don
Steve Gadd & Friends: Way Back Home
Jay McShann; My Chile
Jimmy Rushing: Goin’ to Chicago
Andrew “Big Voice” Odom: Reconsider Baby
Jimmy Johnson: Serves Me Right to Suffer
Byther Smith: So Mean to Me
Hip Linkchain: Airbusters
Michael Sweetman & His South Side Groove Kings; Angela’s Strut
Joey DeFrancesco: Cuz U No

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam (#13)
Produced & edited, by Leslie Keros at WDCb-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2024 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

MOOD INDIGO 65 – GOOD ADVICE

Leslie Keros is playing great music this week by Ray Charles, Red Holloway, Eddie Bo, J.B. Lenoir, Don Covay, Pete Mayes, Big Joe Turner, Pee Wee Crayton, Carey Bell, Tampa Red & Big Maceo, Billy Boy Arnold, Steve Freund & Gloria Hardiman, Sonny Rhodes, Little Johnny Taylor, and Otis “Big Smokey” Smothers.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GOOD ADVICE
MOOD INDIGO 65
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, October 14, 2023 [24129]

Ray Charles: Mood Indigo Theme
Red Holloway: Crib Theme
Eddie Bo: I’m Through Dealing
J.B. Lenoir: Good Advice
Don Covay: I’ll Be Satisfied
Pete Mayes: You Don’t Understand
Big Joe Turner: Hey Little Girl
Pee Wee Crayton: Red Rose Boogie
Carey Bell: Cruisin’ in a Cadillac
Tampa Red & Big Maceo: Big Road Blues
Billy Boy Arnold: Worried Dream
Steve Freund & Gloria Hardiman: Well I Done Got Over It
Sonny Rhodes: Country Boy
Little Johnny Taylor: Driving Wheel
Otis “Big Smokey” Smothers: I Ain’t Gonna Be No Monkey Man No More
Otis “Big Smokey” Smothers: I’ve Been Drinking Muddy Water

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & edited, by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2024 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

MOOD INDIGO 60 – WELCOME TO THE CLUB


Leslie Keros is playing music on Episode 60 of Mood Indigo with
selections by Ray Charles, Christine Jensen, Joe Alterman, Yates McKendree, Big Al Dupree, B.B. King, Lee “Shot” Williams, Memphis Slim, the Mannish Boys, Freddie King, Long John Hunter, and Roy Gaines.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WELCOME TO THE CLUB
MOOD INDIGO 60
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 2, 2023 [24042]

Ray Charles: Opening Theme
Christine Jensen: Girls Can Play the Blues
Joe Alterman: Jim
Yates McKendree: Out Crowd
Big Al Dupree: Got a Mind to Ramble
B.B. King: Every Day I Have the Blues
Lee “Shot” Williams: You’re Welcome to the Club
Memphis Slim: Mr. Sykes Blues
Memphis Slim: M & S Boogie
Memphis Slim: Let the Good Times Roll Creole
Mannish Boys: Last Night
Freddie King: You’ve Got to Love Her with a Feeling
Freddie King: San-Ho-Zay
Freddie King: Texas Flyer
Long John Hunter: El Paso Rock
Roy Gaines: Chicken Shack Boogie

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & edited, by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2024 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

MOOD INDIGO 58 – HARD TIMES

Leslie Keros is celebrating the birthdays of John Coltrane and Les McCann
on Episode 58 of Mood Indigo with selections by Ray Charles, George Benson, Helen Humes, Aretha Franklin, Buddy Guy, T-Bone Walker, Lurrie Bell, Carey Bell & Tough Luck, Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio, and Booker T. & the MGs.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HARD TIMES
MOOD INDIGO 58
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 19, 2023 [24012]

Ray Charles: Opening Theme
George Benson: The Sweet Alice Blues
George Benson: Benson’s Rider
Helen Humes: See See Rider
Ray Charles: Night Time Is the Right Time
Aretha Franklin: Hard Times (No One Knows Better than I)
Buddy Guy: First Time I Met the Blues
Buddy Guy: T-Bone Shuffle
T-Bone Walker: Evening
T-Bone Walker: Tell Me What’s the Reason
Lurrie Bell: Lurrie’s Walk
Carey Bell & Tough Luck: Big Walter Strut
Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio: Hole in One
Booker T. & the MGs: Soul Dressing

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & edited, by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2024 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

MOOD INDIGO 57 – EQUINOX

Leslie Keros is bringing us Episode 57 of her blues show for WDCB-FM in Chicago called Mood Indigo with selections by Ray Charles, the John Coltrane Quartet, Joey Alexander, Chucho Valdez & Paquito deRivera, Karin Allison, John Coltrane & Kenny Burrell, the Randy Napoleon Quartet, and Charles McPherson.

The John Sinclair FoundationPresents

EQUINOX

MOOD INDIGO 57

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago September 23, 2022 [23715]

Ray Charles: Opening Theme

John Coltrane Quartet: Equinox

Joey Alexander: Countdown

Chucho Valdez & Paquito deRivera: Aldea con Machiados

Karin Allison: Why Was I Born

John Coltrane & Kenny Burrell: Freight Trane

Randy Napoleon Quartet: Loresto

Charles McPherson: Marionette

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

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

Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2023 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

MOOD INDIGO 56 – TWO YEARS OF TORTURE

Leslie Keros is bringing us Episode 56 of her blues show for WDCB-FM in Chicago called Mood Indigo with selections by Ray Charles, Lafayette Harris Jr., Percy Mayfield, Johnny Adams, Shemekia Copeland, Roy Gaines, Jimmy McCracklin, Lowell Fulson, Son Seals, Brandon Hudspeth & Jaisson Taylor, Joel Paterson, Lee Kanehira, Barrelhouse Chuck, and Leroy Carr.

The John Sinclair FoundationPresents

TWO YEARS OF TORTURE

MOOD INDIGO 56

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 12, 2023 [23700]

Ray Charles: Opening Theme

Lafayette Harris Jr.: Please Send Me Someone to Love

Percy Mayfield: The Hunt Is On

Johnny Adams: Two Years of Torture

Shemekia Copeland: River’s Invitation

Roy Gaines: West Side Baby

Roy Gaines: Chicken Shack Boogie

Jimmy McCracklin: I Just Got to Know

Lowell Fulson: Tramp

Son Seals: Blue Shadows Falling

Son Seals: No, No Baby

Brandon Hudspeth & Jaisson Taylor: Write Me a Few of Your Lines

Joel Paterson: King Street Breakdown

Lee Kanehira: Lee’s Boogie

Barrelhouse Chuck: Leroy Carr’s Hop

Leroy Carr: Four Day Rider

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

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

Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2023 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

MOOD INDIGO 55 – BOOGIE IN THE DARK

Leslie Keros is bringing us Episode 55 of her blues show for WDCB-FM in Chicago called Mood Indigo with selections by Ray Charles, Maceo Parker, Otis Clay, Don Bryant, Charles Earland, Dave Specter, Johnny Copeland, the Robert Cray Band, Boz Scaggs, and Luther “Guitar Jr.” Johnson.

The John Sinclair FoundationPresents

BOOGIE IN THE DARK

MOOD INDIGO 55

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 5, 2023 [23685]

Ray Charles: Opening Theme

Maceo Parker: Hamp’s Boogie Woogie

Otis Clay: If I Could Reach Out (and Help Somebody)

Otis Clay: Got to Find a Way

Don Bryant: A Nickel and a Nail

Otis Clay: Walk a Mile in My Shoes

Charles Earland: Letha

Dave Specter: The Stinger

Johnny Copeland: Late Hours

Robert Cray Band: Your Good Thing Is About to End

Boz Scaggs: You Got Me Cryin’

Luther “Guitar Jr.” Johnson: Boogie in the Dark

Jimmy Reed: Shame, Shame, Shame

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

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

Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2023 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

MOOD INDIGO 54 – SOUL STROLL

Leslie Keros is bringing us Episode 54 of her blues show for WDCB-FM

in Chicago called Mood Indigo with selections by Ray Charles, Junior Mance, Lucky Peterson, the Texas Horns, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, Johnny Dyer, Larry “Totsy” Davis, Fenton Robinson, the Cash Box Kings, and Billy Branch.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SOUL STROLL

MOOD INDIGO 54

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, July 29, 2023 [23670]

Ray Charles: Opening Theme

Junior Mance: I Wish I Knew (How It Would Feel to Be Free)

Lucky Peterson: Ode to Billie Joe

The Texas Horns: Soul Stroll

Buddy Guy: This Is the End

Buddy Guy: Hello San Francisco

Buddy Guy & Junior Wells: Rollin’ and Tumblin’

Junior Wells: You Don’t Love Me, Baby

Johnny Dyer: Slippin’ and Slidin’

Larry “Totsy” Davis: Summertime

Fenton Robinson: Texas Flood

Cash Box Kings: Down on the South Side

Billy Branch: Nobody but You

Buddy Guy & Junior Wells: A Man of Many Words

Buddy Guy: Buddy’s Boogie

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

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

Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2023 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.