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Read an article on a post Bob Stanley on Guardian

"In the summer, the scene would move en masse to Ostend, Belgium's equivalent to Blackpool. DJ Freddy Cousaert played at the Groove, a late night downstairs bar frequented by US marines, lovers of blues and soul music
and tourists, it was Cousaert who later looked after Marvin Gaye during his 80s sejourn in Ostend. The music he played at the Groove included ska, Latin jazz and even Broadway songs such as Stranger in Paradise, or Whatever Lola Wants from Damn Yankees...."

samedi 14 juillet 2018

BOOKER T. JONES TRY AND LOVE AGAIN

A&M Records 1978                                              SP-4720   


credits:

Arranged By, Piano, Organ, Synthesizer, Vocals – Booker T. Jones
    Art Direction – Roland Young
    Bass – Dennis Belfield
    Conductor [Strings & Horns] – Jules Chaikin
    Drums – Mike Baird
    Guitar – Jay Graydon
    Organ – Mike Utley* (tracks: A3, B3)
    Piano – Mike Utley* (tracks: B2)
    Synthesizer – Mike Utley* (tracks: A4, A5)
    Vocals – Jim Gilstrap, John Lehman,
 Marlena Jeter, Patricia Henderson

Producer – David Anderle
Engineer [Additional] – Peggy McCreary
Engineer, Mixed By – Ron Hitchcock
Recorded At – Sunset Sound
Mixed At – Sunset Sound
Mastered By – Mike Reese
Mastered At – The Mastering Lab  


trackslisting:

 A1 I'll Put Some Love (Back In Your Life)
Written-By – Booker T. Jones, Tom Snow 3:32
A2 Ain't That Peculiar
Written-By – Marv Tarplin*, Robert Rogers, Warren Moore, William Robinson 3:57
A3 Let's Go Dancin'
Written-By – Booker T. Jones 3:47
A4 Someday We'll Be Together
Written-By – Harvey Fuqua, Jackey Beavers, Johnny Bristol 4:00
A5 I Was Made To Love Her
Written-By – Henry Cosby, Lula Hardaway, Stevie Wonder, Sylvia Moy 2:52
B1 Knockin' On Heaven's Door
Written-By – Bob Dylan 4:36
B2 We Could Fly
Written-By – Dennis Linde, Thomas Cain 4:05
B3 Superlove
Written-By – Bob Morrison, Mark Paul 4:20
B4 Try And Love Again
 Written-By – Randy Meisner 6:10


 I love this song!!!!





IKE & TINA TURNER IT'S GONNA WORK OUT FINE

 SUE RECORDS 1963                                            LP 2007 

 Released     1963
Recorded     1961-1962

     It's Gonna Work Out Fine is the fourth studio album released by
 Ike & Tina Turner on the Sue Records label and the fifth
 associated Ike & Tina project (including the instrumental album,
 Dance with Ike & Tina Turner & The Kings of Rhythm) released
 altogether during their Sue Records tenure. It's notable for their title
 track, also released on the Dynamite! album. The Turners 
left Sue Records in 1964 in search of better deals.
The album also features Tina Turner's first lyrical 
composition, "Tinaroo". The cover of the album features a
 young Tina Turner solely on the cover without her partner.       
Producer     Ike Turner

tracks list:

A1 Gonna Find Me A Substitute     2:30    
A2 Mojo Queen     2:09    
A3 Kinda Strange     2:42    
A4 Why Should I     1:23    
A5 Tinaroo     2:23    
A6 It's Gonna Work Out Fine     3:02    
B1 I'm Gonna Cut You Loose     2:31    
B2 Poor Fool     2:33    
B3 I'm Fallin In Love     2:19    
B4 Foolish     3:46    
B5 This Man's Crazy     1:46    
B6 Good Good Lovin     2:22







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vendredi 13 juillet 2018

JOHNNY "HAMMOND" SMITH SOUL TALK


PRESTIGE RECORDS  1969                             PR 7681 

credits:

Johnny "Hammond" Smith - organ
Rusty Bryant - tenor saxophone, alto saxophone, varitone
Wally Richardson - guitar
Bob Bushnell - electric bass
Bernard Purdie - drums

    Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs,
NJ, May 19, 1969

tracks listing:

A1    Soul Talk
Written-By – Johnny "Hammond" Smith   
A2    All Soul
Written-By – Curtis Lewis    
B1    Up To Date
Written-By – Johnny "Hammond" Smith   
B2    Purty Dirty
Written-By – Wally Richardson   
B3    This Guy's In Love With You
Written-By – Bacharach/David



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dimanche 8 juillet 2018

BOB & EARL

JAY BOY RECORDS 1969                           JSX 2004
(uk version)

original lp on Crestview Records


credits:
Vocal: Bob & Earl
Edited By – Jud Phillips, Jr.
    Mastered By – Jud Phillips, Jr.
    Producer – Fred Smith

tracks list:

A1 Baby, Your Time Is My Time
Written-By – Bob & Earl 2:50
A2 Big Brother
Written-By – Charlotte Cronander 2:58
A3 Land Of 1000 Dances
Written-By – Chris Kenner 2:15
A4 I Can't Get Away
Written-By – Bob & Earl2:57
A5 My Little Girl     2:50
B1 I'll  Keep Running Back
Written-By – Bob & Earl 2:50
B2 Dancin' Everywhere
Written-By – Charlotte Cronander 2:57
B3 Send For Me, I'll Be There
Written-By – Earl Nelson 2:25
B4 Ooh Honey Babe
Written-By – Earl Nelson 2:15
B5 Harlem Shuffle
Written-By – Bob & Earl 2:10








 

vendredi 6 juillet 2018

BOB & EARL Don't Ever Leave Me / Fancy Free

TEMPE RECORDS 1962

credits:

Arranged By, Conductor – René Hall
Producer – Fred Smith
Written-By – Robert Relf & Earl Nelson

tracks list:

A Don't Ever Leave Me 2:30
B Fancy Free 1:55




jeudi 5 juillet 2018

BROTHER JACK MCDUFF SCREAMIN'

PRESTIGE RECORDS 1962                       PRLP 7259 



credits:

Jack McDuff - organ
Leo Wright - alto saxophone
Kenny Burrell - guitar
Joe Dukes - drums
recorded :
October 23, 1962
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
engineer Rudy Van Gelder

tracks list:

A1 He's A Real Gone Guy
Written-By – Nellie Lutcher   
A2 Soulful Drums
Written-By – McDuff*, Dukes*   
A3 After Hours
Written-By – Parrish*   
B1 Screamin'
Written-By – McDuff*, Dukes*   
B2 I Cover The Waterfront
Written By – Albert M. Newman   
B3 One O'Clock Jump
Written-By – Count Basie

  








mercredi 4 juillet 2018

BROTHER JACK McDUFF STEPPIN OUT

     PRESTIGE RECORDS  1969                         PR7666      
      


credits:

 Jack McDuff - organ
Red Holloway (track 3), Harold Ousley (track 2),

 Harold Vick (track 5) - tenor saxophone
George Benson (track 3), Kenny Burrell as K.B. Groovington (tracks 4 & 6),
Grant Green (track 5), Pat Martino (track 2) - guitar
Joe Dukes - drums
Big band arranged and conducted by Benny Golson (track 1)


Recorded   
July 14, 1961, January 8, 1963, July, 1964,

 early 1965 and February 1966
New Jersey and New York City
engineer Rudy Van Gelder


tracks list:

A1 Shortnin' Bread
Arranged By, Conductor – Benny Golson 2:47
A2 Chicken Feet
Guitar – Pat MartinoTenor Saxophone – Harold Ousley 2:40
A3 Our Miss Brooks
Guitar – George BensonTenor Saxophone – Red Holloway 9:00
B1 Shaky
Guitar – K.B. Groovington 5:00
B2 Godiva Brown
Guitar – Grant GreenTenor Saxophone – Harold Vick 5:13
B3 Moody McDuff
Guitar – K.B. Groovington 6:35






  Shaky






mardi 3 juillet 2018

AMOS MILBURN LET'S HAVE A PARTY

SCORE RECORDS 1957                                  SLP-4012   

 credits:


 Maxwell Davis, Lee Allen, Willie Smith (tenor saxophone),
Alvin “Red” Tyler (baritone saxophone), Mickey Baker, Justin Adams (guitar),
Frank Fields, Red Callender (bass),
Earl Palmer,Oscar Lee Bradley (drums),
Recorded between 1946 and 1959.


track list: 

A1 Let's Have A Party        
A2 One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer        
A3 I'm Still A Fool For You        
A4 That's What I've Been Through        
A5 Rocky Mountain        
A6 Baby, Baby        
B1 Chicken Shack        
B2 Good, Good Whiskey        
B3 My Happiness Depends On You        
B4 All Is Well        
B5 I Know You Love Me        
B6 Trouble In Mind 







dimanche 1 juillet 2018

BO DIDDLEY IN THE SPOTLIGHT

       CHECKER RECORDS1960                                     LP 2976        



track list: 

A1 Road Runner2:45   
A2 Story Of Bo Diddley2:42   
A3 Scuttle Bug2:20   
A4 Signifying Blues2:31   
A5 Let Me In1:52   
A6 Limber2:26   
B1 Love Me2:20   
B2 Craw-Dad2:25   
B3 Walkin' And Talkin'2:38   
B4 Travellin' West1:44   
B5 Deed And Deed I Do2:15   
B6 Live My Life    2:35