July 2012

Lee Morgan

Lee Morgan  Trumpeter Lee Morgan's life was short, he was shot at the age of 33 while at a gig.  But Morgan played with so many great artists and wrote so many tunes that are standards today, that his legacy is long and strong.  Hear the sound of Lee Morgan  tonight with McCoy Tyner, Art Blakey, Hank Mobley and more.  The sound of Lee Morgan tonight on the 9 O'clock Special. 

Louis Jordan

Louis Jordan Louis Jordan could swing, and rock,  play sax and sing.  His unique style was the beginning of rock and roll.  Hear his tunes from the 40s like Let the Good Times Roll and Ain't that Just like a Woman.   It's a fun night with the songs of Louis Jordan tonight on the 9 O'clock special.