We honor Leonard Chess, the founder of Chess (and Checker) Records, with an hour of the label's hits.
Saturday night at 7 PM, "The Grooveyard" celebrates recording executive Leonard Chess with an hour of songs released on Chess Records and it's subsidiaries shortly after what would have been his 101st birthday. Founded in 1950 and run by Leonard and his brother Phil, the company produced and released many important singles and albums, which are... Continue Reading →
Sly and the Family Stone and a tribute to Chess Records co-founder Leonard Chess highlight "The Grooveyard" and the "Saturday Soiree" this week. Thursday night at 9 PM on "The Grooveyard", host Alan Seltzer features songs by artists who recorded on the Chess record label on what would have been Leonard Chess' 98th birthday. The... Continue Reading →