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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, tourists and prostitutes – 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...."

2014-07-30

THE YOUNG HOLT UNLIMITED ON STAGE

     BRUNSWICK RECORDS 1967                 BL 754125     



Former Ramsey Lewis Trio members Eldee Young and Isaac Red Holt 
formed together with pianist Hysear Don Walker their new trio which was
 very popular in the clubs during the 60ies, so this live LP which was 
recorded at the famous Bohemian Cavern captures the group in the
 appropriate setting, the album was released on Brunswick Records.

tracks listing:
          
A1 Mellow Yellow Written-By – D. Leitch* 5:41
   
A2Medley: The "In" Crowd - Wade In The Water
 - Ain't There Something That Money Can't Buy
Written-By – Billy Page, Isaac Red Holt*, Trad* 7:55
   
A3 Wack Wack Written-By – Eldee Young, Hysear Don Walker,
 Isaac Red Holt* 2:50   

B1Lady Godiva Written-By – Charles Mills*, Mike Leander 6:46   

B2 You Gimme Thum Written-By – Hysear Don Walker 11:32




Medley: The "In" Crowd - Wade In The Water
 - Ain't There Something That Money Can't Buy
Written-By – Billy Page, Isaac Red Holt*, Trad* 7:55


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THE YOUNG HOLT UNLIMITED SOULFUL STRUT

     BRUWNSWICK RECORDS 1968                 BL 754144    

     credits:
Arranged By – Sonny Sanders
Bass, Cello, Vocals – Eldee Young
Directed By – Willie Henderson
Drums – Red Holt
Photography [Cover Photo] – Hal Buksbaum
Piano – Ken Chaney
Producer – Carl Davis, Eugene Record


tracks listing:
       
A1   Who's Making Love
Written By – Homer Banks-Betty Crutcher
Donald Davis-Raymond Jackson   
A2   Please Sunrise, Please
Written By – Eugene Record-Barbara Acklin 
A3   Be By My Side
Written By – Eugene Record-Barbara Acklin  
A4   What Now My Love (Et Maintenant)
Other [Directed By] – Gerald Sims
Written By – Becaud-Delanoe-Sigman   
A5  Baby Your Light Is Out
Vocals [Directed By] – Gerald Sims
Written By – Hysear Don Walker-
Eldee Young-Isaac Red Holt  
A6   Soulful Strut
Written By – Eugene Record-Sonny Sanders   
B1 Just Ain't No Love
Written By – Eugene Record-Carl Davis 
B2   Little Green Apples
Written-By – Bobby Russell  
B3   Funky Is As Funky Does
Written By – Hysear Don Walker-
Eldee Young-Isaac Red Holt 
B4  Love Makes A Woman
Arranged By – William Sanders*
Other [Directed By] – Gerald Sims
Written By – Eugene Record-William
Sanders-Carl Davis-Gerald Sims  
B5  Ain't There Something Money Can't Buy
Vocals [Directed By] – Gerald Sims
Written-By – Isaac Red Holt*



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2014-07-29

JACKIE HARRIS NO KIND OF MAN

SINGLE   Chess ‎– 1946

CHESS RECORDS 1965

credit:
Al Perkins Guitar

A     No Kind Of Man     



LES McCANN MORE OR LESS McCANN

WORLD PACIFIC JAZZ RECORDS 1969        ST-20166

relaesed in 1969 but recorded between 1961/1964

credits and session recording:

Les McCann (piano, vocals) Herbie Lewis (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
with John Audino, Charlie Meeks, Ray Triscari, Jimmy Zito (trumpet)
Bob Edmondson, John Ewing (trombone) Kenny Shroyer (bass trombone)
 Buddy Collette, Charles Lloyd (alto saxophone, flute) Teddy Edwards,
Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Jack Nimitz (baritone saxophone)
Gerald Wilson (arranger, conductor, director)
Rex Productions Studio, Hollywood, CA, February 28, March 14,
 April 4, August 25, 1961
A2    Since I Fell For You
B1    Please Send Me Someone To Love

Les McCann (piano, vocals) Herbie Lewis (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
with Buddy Collette (flute) Bobby Bruce, Carl Kalash, Dan Lube,
 Ed Lustgarten, George Poole, Jerome Reisler, Darrell Terwilliger (violin)
Myron Sandler (viola) Charles Gates (cello) Dolo Coker (rhythm piano)
 Gerald Wilson (arranger, conductor, director)
B3    It's Way Past Suppertime
Les McCann (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
Rex Productions Studio, Hollywood, CA, March 13 & 15, 1961
A3    Django
same personnel
"Village Gate", NYC, December 29, 1961
A1    Someone Stole My Chitlins


Les McCann (piano) Victor Gaskin (bass) Paul Humphries (drums)
with Willie Correa (bongos, congas, timbales)
Pacific Jazz Studios, Hollywood, CA, 1964
A4    Falling In Love With Love
B4    Narobi Nights


Les McCann (piano) Victor Gaskin (bass) Paul Humphrey (drums)
"After Hours Concert", "The Esquire Theater", Los Angeles,
CA, circa 1964
B2    Lavande


tracks list:

A1 Someone Stole My Chittlins 3:58
A2 Since I Fell For You 3:37
A3 Django 5:10
A4 Falling In Love With Love 5:55
B1 Please Send Me Someone To Love 2:32
B2 Lavande 5:40
B3 It's Way Past Supper Time 3:06
B4 Narobi Nights 4:45




2014-07-28

RINKYDINKS HOT POTATO


enjoy records 1963




TRIBUTE TO DON CORNELIUS

SAD NEWS






a tribute to Don Cornelius man who showed us so many great singers of soul music



THE RIMSHOTS   "SOUL TRAIN" 


AI RECORDS 1972                                              A-I 9002


credits:

Bass – Curtis McTeer
    Drums – Ronald Smith
    Guitar [Rhythm] – Mike Watson
    Mixed By, Guitar [Lead] – Joe Richardson
    Producer, Engineer, Mixed By, Piano [Electric], Organ, Piano, 
Other [Rhythm Arrangements] – Nate "The Gator" Edmonds*

RECORDED AT
  soul sounds studio engelwood N.J.
   by nate edmonds


tracks list:

  A3 Love, True Love! (Please Pass My Way)
    Written By – Joe Richardson 3:50   
A4 In Cold Blood
    Written-By – N. Edmonds* 3:35
     A5)   Dance Girl
B1 Soultrain Part 1     2:13   
B2 Soultrain Part 2     2:50   
B3 Born Funky
    Written-By – Joe Richardson 3:15   
B4 Coastin' And Crashin' Part 1
    Written-By – N. Edmonds* 3:16   
B5 Coastin' And Crashin' Part 2
    Written-By – N. Edmonds* 3:14
  

  Soultrain Part 2     

LES McCANN MUCH LES

ATLANTIC RECORDS 1968                       SD 1516 


credits and sessions recording:

Engineer [Recording] – Adrian Barber
Producer – Joel Dorn

Selwart Clarke (concertmaster, vla -3) Winston Collymore,
 Noel DaCosta, Richard Elias, Emanuel Green, Theodore Israel,
 Warren Laffredo (vln -3) Kermit Moore, Harvey Shapiro (vlc -3)
 Les McCann (p) Ron Carter (cello -3) Leroy Vinnegar (b) 
Donald Dean (d) Victor Pantoja (cga) William Fischer 
(arr, cond -3)
NYC, July 22, 1968
1. 14907 Benjamin
2. 14908 Love For Sale
3. 14910 Roberta
Les McCann (p) Leroy Vinnegar (b) Donald Dean (d)
 Victor Pantoja (cga)
NYC, July 23, 1968
14917 Doin' That Thing
Selwart Clarke (concertmaster, vla) Winston Collymore,
 Noel DaCosta, Richard Elias, Emanuel Green, 
Theodore Israel, Warren Laffredo (vln) Kermit Moore,
 Harvey Shapiro (vlc) Les McCann (p, vo) 
Ron Carter (cello) Leroy Vinnegar (b) 
Donald Dean (d) Victor Pantoja (cga)
 William Fischer (arr, cond)
NYC, July 24, 1968
14920 With These Hands
Les McCann (p) Leroy Vinnegar (b) Donald Dean (d)
 Victor Pantoja (cga) Willie Bobo (tim)
RCA Studios, NYC, November 20, 1968
15705 Burnin' Coal

tracks list:

A1 Doin' That Thing
Written-By – Leroy Vinnegar 8:31
A2 With These Hands
Written-By – Abner Silverand*, Benny Davis 5:35
A3 Burnin' Coal
Written-By – Les McCann 6:40
B1 Benjamin
Written-By – Les McCann 5:47
B2 Love For Sale
Written-By – Cole Porter 6:39
B3 Roberta
Written-By – Les McCann 8:57




2014-07-27

JERRY-O SINGLES

SHOUT RECORDS                                   S 217

Producer – Jerry Murray
    Written-By – J. Murray*, S. Kaplan*

A     Karate-Boo-Ga-Loo     2:20

B     The Pearl     2:25

and some singles of Jerry-O



2014-07-26

JUNIOR PARKER DRIVING WHEEL

DUKE RECORDS 1962                                        DLP 76

 Junior Parker was an American Memphis blues singer and musician.
 He is best remembered for his unique voice, which has been
described as "honeyed," and "velvet-smooth".
He was posthumously inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 2001.
One music journalist noted, "For years Junior Parker deserted
downhome harmonica blues for uptown blues-soul music".

 tracks list:

A1     Driving Wheel    
A2     I Need Love So Bad    
A3     Foxy Devil    
A4     Someone Broke This Heart Of Mine    
A5     How Long Can This Go On    
A6     Yonders Wall    
B1     Annie Get Your Yo-Yo    
B2     Tin Pan Alley    
B3     Someone Somewhere    
B4     Seven Days    
B5     The Tables Have Turned    
B6     Sweet Talking Woman