Welcome to LGRADIO.ONLINE – a new content platform headed up by Musician & Broadcaster Leo Green.
This is where you can listen to Leo present shows, featuring and celebrating the kinds of artists that so many of us love hearing. It’s available via our easy to use and safe subscription service, where you can enjoy fantastic music, with engaging and entertaining stories with no interrupting adverts.
In addition to thoughtfully crafted playlists, I’ve curated for you, featuring the likes of The Beatles, Diana Ross, Bruce Springsteen, Nat King Cole, The Eagles, Frank Sinatra, Elton John, Elvis Presley, Billy Joel, Julie London, Nina Simone, Neil Diamond, Michael Buble, Fleetwood Mac, Ella Fitzgerald, Dusty Springfield, Louis Armstrong, The Rolling Stones, Peggy Lee and many many others, you can also enjoy my various daily shows, which I can’t wait to share with you:
In The 50s – songs and stories from the glorious decade that had it all: Buddy Holly, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Fats Domino, Sam Cooke, Jackie Wilson, Ruth Brown, Eddie Cochran, The Drifters, Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Dean Martin, Julie London, The Platters, Gene Vincent, Peggy Lee and of course, Elvis.
In Love With Motown – Why in the UK, are we all so in love with this music – in our daily visit to Motown, we’ll hear why! Where you dancing in the clubs in the 60s? If you were, then the chances are, it was Motown that got you and your friends on the dance floor – come and enjoy music and stories from the Motown glory days together, featuring superb recordings from Stevie Wonder, The Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, Smokey Robinson, The Supremes, Gladys Knight, et all – as well as recordings from the various UK Artists, who have recorded Motown songs as well.
In A Lifetime – Each series celebrates the life and work of our most loved and iconic stars, this month we feature Dusty Springfield and Elton John.
In Conversation – Some fascinating chats this month – As well as interviews I have recorded with the likes of Van Morrison, Robert Lindsay and others, the series also features conversations from my late father, Benny Green’s archive, featuring Paul McCartney, Tony Bennett and more.
In Concert – featuring the greatest Artists captured in venues around the world, in concert. This month’s performances include Simon & Garfunkel, Bill Withers, Joe Cocker, Aretha Franklin, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Diamond, Tom Jones, Tina Turner, Frank Sinatra and Billy Joel.
In The Mood – Our show featuring all the incredible songs, singers and stories that make up the Great American Songbook. This is where we celebrate the amazing recordings of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin, Harry Connick, Louis Armstrong, Michael Bublé, Barbra Streisand, Nina Simone, Dakota Staton, Ray Charles, Jane Monheit, Peggy Lee and so many more.
Inspired – So many great artists have covered other artists songs. This is the show to enjoy iconic and well-loved songs, performed by the likes of Curtis Stigers, Gregory Porter, Michael McDonald, Diana Krall, Beverley Knight, Oleta Adams, Jack Jones, Jamie Cullum, Mica Paris and many others.
In The Groove – The very best in entertaining and swinging Jazz Classics. Whether you are a Jazz connoisseur, or if you like the idea of liking Jazz, but perhaps aren’t sure where to start, then this is for you. It’s not horrible, squeakiness, that sounds like a household pet is running up and down the piano keyboard, this show features toe tapping, swing classics, guaranteed to put a smile on your face, featuring. Oscar Peterson, Zoot Sims, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Ben Webster, Roy Eldridge, Joshua Redman, Russell Malone and many others.
It will be a real privilege to have you all along, to join in with this adventure and share our love of superb music. This is Music and Conversation without boundaries – I can’t wait, so please do tell all your friends!