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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...."

2014-09-16

JOHNNY LYTLE SWINGIN' AT THE GATE

  
PACIFIC JAZZ RECORDS 1967                     ST-20129 


 credits:

     Jimmy Foster: organ
Larry Gales: bass
Josell Carter: drums
Johnny Lytle: vibes
Carlos "Patato" Valdes: conga
   
recorded: 
Live at “Top Of The Gate”, New York City: 
August-November 1967
Producer: Irv Bagley
    Engineer: Reece Hammel

tracks list:

A1  Minor Soul        
A2 Gonna Get That Boat        
A3 Cherish        
A4  Mongo        
B1 Blues Time        
B2 Just A Feelin' Good        
B3  When I Fall In Love        
B4 Jugee Boogie




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CLARENCE "GATEMOUTH" BROWN TIMELESS

Hightone Records 2004                                     HCD8174

Credits:

Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown (vocals, guitar, violin);
Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown; Luther Wamble (guitar);
Tommy Moran (acoustic guitar, steel guitar);
Bobby Campo (flute, trumpet); J
erry Jumonville (tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone);
Bill "Foots" Samuel (baritone saxophone);
Mark Wells (trumpet);
Ernie Gautreau, Chris Belleau (trombone);
Dan Matrazzo (piano, keyboards);
Garfield Verdine, Garfield Verdine (piano);
Harold Floyd (bass instrument, bass guitar);
Lloyd Herrman (drums).

Recording At: 
LA; TX; Ultrasonic Recording Studios, New Orleans,
Engineer: David Farrell

tracks list:
1     Soft Wind    
2     For Now So Long    
3     Jumpin' The Blues    
4     Tennessee Blues    
5     Unclained Melody    
6     Satin Doll    
7     The Drifter- Spoken Intro    
8     The Drifter    
9     Mercy, Mercy, Mercy    
10     Dark End Of The Hallway    
11     Six Levels Below Plant Life




2014-09-15

SYL JOHNSON IS IT BECAUSE I'M BLACK

 TWINIGHT RECORDS 1970                              LPS 1002 


credits:

  Arranged By – Byron Bowie, Jerry Wilson, Larry Nestor
    Producer – Jimmy Jones And The Pieces Of Peace

tracks list:

 A1 Is It Because I'm Black
    Written-By – G. Watts*, J. Jones*, S. Johnson* 7:35   
A2 Come Together
    Written-By – Lennon-McCartney 3:15   
A3 Together, Forever
    Written-By – Bernard Reed 2:50   
B1 Concrete Reservation
    Written-By – J. Jones* 2:27   
B2 Black Balloons
    Written-By – Oscar Brown Jr. 2:36   
B3 Walk A Mile In My Shoes
    Written-By – Joe South 2:47   
B4 I'm Talkin' Bout Freedom
    Written-By – B. Bowie*, W. Keyes* 3:35   
B5 Right On
    Written-By – J. Jones*, S. Johnson* 7:10
      



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LlYOD GLENN & CLARENCE "gatemouth" BROWN HEAT WAVE

BLACK AND BLUE RECORDS 1977                 33.129


credits:

Bass – Milt Hinton
Drums – J.C. Heard
Guitar, Violin, Vocals – Clarence Brown
Piano – Lloyd Glenn

Recorded at Black and Blue open air
studio in Nice on July 15th 1977. 

tracks list

A1     Heat Wave
Written-By – Lloyd Glenn
A2     First Take And Blue
Written-By – Lloyd Glenn
A3     One Level Below Plant Life
Written-By – Clarence Brown
A4     Lover Call
Written-By – Lloyd Glenn
A5     Slow Train #1
Written-By – Lloyd Glenn
B1     Slow Train Through Paris
Written-By – Lloyd Glenn
B2     It's Mean
Written-By – Clarence Brown
B3     Long Way Home
Written-By – Clarence Brown
B4     Someday
Written-By – Clarence Brown



STANDING In The SHADOWS Of MOTOWN: The STORY Of The FUNK BROTHERS

Artisan Home Entertainment ‎– 13780

MAY 2002

credits:

Backing Vocals – Carla Benson, Cherokee Pree, Dawn Blandford,
Delbert Nelson, John Ingram, Keith Benson, Kizzy Jester, Misty Love
Bass – Bob Babbitt
Cello – Anthony Pirollo, Richard Hotchkiss
Choir – IDMR Detroit Choir, The
Congas – Treaty Womack
Drums – Richard Allen, Uriel Jones
Flute – Angela Falco, Dayna Hartwick, Tom Scott
French Horn – Joe Buono, Ted Greenberg, Virginia Cunningham
Guitar – Allan "Dr. Licks" Slutsky*, Eddie Willis, Joe Messina
Keyboards – Dee Pappas, Joe Hunter, Johnny Griffith, Rudy Robinson
Liner Notes – Allan Slutsky, Harry Weinger
Percussion – Jack Ashford
Saxophone – Ernest Rodgers*, Kasuku Mafia*,
Michael Pedicin*, Ron Kerber, Tom Scott, Bill Zaccagni*
Trombone – Edward Gooch, Ron Kischuk
Trumpet – Evan Solot, Marcus Belgrave, Maurice Davis
Vibraphone – Jack Ashford
Viola – David Giles, Davis Barnett
Violin – Florence Rosensweig, Igor Szwec, Larry Abramovitz,
Luigi Mazzochi, Madeline Cabano, Olga Konopelski*, Orest Artymiw

Producer – Allan Slutsky (tracks: 1-1 to 1-15),
Harry Weinger (tracks: 1-1 to 1-15),
Brian Holland And Lamont Dozier (tracks: 1.4, 1.10),
Ted Greenberg (tracks: 1-1 to 1-15)

tracks list:

Tracklist Hide Credits
        Original Soundtrack Album
1-1     –Funk Brothers, The With Joan Osborne     (Love Is Like A) Heat Wave     3:01
1-2     –Funk Brothers, The With Meshell Ndegeocello*     You've Really Got A Hold On Me     3:28
1-3     –Funk Brothers, The With Bootsy Collins     Do You Love Me     3:21
1-4     –Funk Brothers, The     Bernadette Bass – James JamersonVoice – Levi Stubbs* 3:16
1-5     –Funk Brothers, The With Gerald Levert     Reach Out I'll Be There     3:16
1-6     –Funk Brothers, The With Ben Harper     Ain't No Proud To Beg     3:00
1-7     –Funk Brothers, The With Gerald Levert     Shotgun     3:11
1-8     –Funk Brothers, The With Joan Osborne     What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted     4:23
1-9     –Funk Brothers, The With Ben Harper     I Heard It Through The Grapevine     3:49
1-10     –Funk Brothers, The     You Keep Me Hangin' On Guitar – Eddie Willis, Joe Messina, Robert White 3:16
1-11     –Funk Brothers, The With Bootsy Collins     Cool Jerk     3:00
1-12     –Funk Brothers, The With Meshell Ndegeocello     Cloud Nine Lead Vocals [Additional] – John Ingram 4:41
1-13     –Funk Brothers, The With Chaka Khan     What's Going On     4:00
1-14     –Funk Brothers, The With Chaka Khan & Montell Jordan    
Band Introduction / Ain't No Mountain High Enough MC – Jay Butler  4:58
1-15     –Earl Van Dyke     The Flick     4:11

Bonus Tracks

1-16     –John Lee Hooker     Boom Boom     2:32
1-17     –Jackie Wilson     (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher     2:59
1-18     –Dennis Coffey & The Detroit Guitar Band*     Scorpio     4:04



        In The Snakepit: Naked Instrumental Remixes Of The Original Hits
2-1     –Bootsy Collins     "Funk Brothers In The House" Voice – Bootsy Collins 0:13
2-2     –Funk Brothers, The     Standing In The Shadows Of Love     3:21
2-3     –Joe Hunter     Dialogue: Joe Hunter , In The Beginning Interviewee – Joe Hunter 0:31
2-4     –Funk Brothers, The     The One Who Really Loves You     2:28
2-5     –Funk Brothers, The     Pride And Joy Backing Vocals – The Vandellas, 2:12
2-6     –Robert White     Dialogue: Robert White Invents A Classic Interviewee – Robert White 0:38
2-7     –Funk Brothers, The     My Girl     3:04
2-8     –Funk Brothers, The     Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart     3:30
2-9     –Earl Van Dyke Quartet, The*     Don't Mess With Bill (Live At The 20 Grand Club)     3:14
2-10     –Funk Brothers, The     The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game     2:55
2-11     –Eddie Willis, Uriel Jones & Jack Ashford    
Dialogue: Eddie, Uriel And Jack, Speaking The "Language"
Interviewee – Eddie Willis, Jack Ashford, Uriel Jones 0:23
2-12     –Funk Brothers, The     I Second That Emotion     3:03
2-13     –Funk Brothers, The     I Was Made To Love Her     2:57
2-14     –Richard "Pistol" Allen*     Dialogue: "Pistol" Picks Up The Beat
nterviewee – Richard Allen 0:18
2-15     –Funk Brothers, The     I Heard It Through The Grapevine     3:04
2-16     –Funk Brothers, The     Home Cookin'     3:25
2-17     –Funk Brothers, The     For Once In My Life     3:03
2-18     –Jack Ashford     Dialogue: Jack In The Club Groove
Interviewee – Jack Ashford 0:29
2-19     –Funk Brothers, The     I Can't Get Next To You     2:46
2-20     –Funk Brothers, The     It's A Shame     3:30
2-21     –Funk Brothers, The     Ain't No Mountain High Enough     6:39
2-22     –Eddie Willis     Dialogue: Eddie Takes It To The Bridge
Interviewee – Eddie Willis 1:02
2-23     –Funk Brothers, The     Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)     3:12
2-24     –Lamont Dozier     Dialogue: Lamont Dozier: Feeling The Funk, Brother
Interviewee – Lamont Dozier 0:29
        Bonus Track
2-25     –Temptations, The & James Jamerson     You're My Everything
Bass – James JamersonVocals – Temptations, The





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2014-09-14

THE MAR-KEYS THE GREAT MEMPHIS SOUND

STAX RECORDS 1966                                 ST  707 

also issued on Atlantic SD 7707

credits and session recording:

Wayne Jackson (tp) unknown (tb) Andrew Love (ts) 
 Floyd Newman (bars) Isaac Hayes (org) Steve Cropper (g) 
Donald "Duck" Dunn (el-b) Al Jackson (d)

Memphis, TN, November 5, 1965

9473    Grab This Thing, Pt. 1
9474    Grab This Thing, Pt. 2
Wayne Jackson (tp) Gene Parker (ts -1) Andrew Love (ts -2)
Floyd Newman (bars) Isaac Hayes (org) Steve Cropper (g)
Donald "Duck" Dunn (el-b) Al Jackson (d)

Memphis, TN, January 15, 1966

1. 9838    Philly Dog
2. 9839    Honey Pot

Newman plays (bars, fl). omit Parker
Memphis, TN, February 7, 1966

10566    Plantation Inn
10567    I've Been Loving You Too Long
10568    Cleo's Back
10569    Walking With The Duke
10570    The Girl From Ipanema
10571    In The Mood
10572    "Dear James" Medley: I'll Go Crazy
10573    "Dear James" Medley: Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
10574    "Dear James" Medley: I Got You
10575    "Dear James" Medley: Good Loving
10576    "Dear James" Medley: Night Train

tracks listing:

Honey Pot       
Plantation Inn       
Loving You Too Long       
Cleo's Back       
Grab This Thing       
Philly Dog       
Walking With The Duke       
The Girl From Ipanema       
In The Mood       
"Dear James" Medley (Night Train, Papa's Got A Brand New Bag,
I Got You, Good Loving, I'll Go Crazy)



2014-09-13

LlYOD GLENN AFTER HOURS

ALADDIN RECORDS                                              LP808

reissue of 1983

credits:

Llyod Glenn - piano
Jessie Erwinn - guitar
Billy Hadnott - Bass
Bob Harvey - Drums
Los Angeles October 30, 1954

A4. Still Waters 

Los Angeles September 19, 1955

A2. Tiddly-Winks
A3. Sunrise
B3. Rompin’ Rhumba
B4. Strollin’

Llyod Glenn - piano
Billy Hadnott - Bass
Bob Harvey - Drums
Los Angeles June 20, 1956

A7. Southbound Special
B5. Blue Ivories

Llyod Glenn - piano
Jack McVea - tenor sax
Billy Hadnott - Bass
Bob Harvey - Drums
Los Angeles October 5, 1956

A1. Chick-A-Boo
A6. Old Time Shuffle
B1. After Hours Part I
B2. After Hours Part II

Billy Hadnott - Bass
Llyod Glenn - piano
Johnny Kirkwood - drums
Los Angeles august 23 1957

B6. Love For Sale

Billy Hadnott - Bass
Llyod Glenn - piano
Johnny Kirkwood - drums
Los Angeles Janvier 5 1959

B7. Petite Fleur

tracks list:


A1. Chick-A-Boo
A2. Tiddly-Winks
A3. Sunrise
A4. Still Waters
A5. Nite Flite
A6. Old Time Shuffle
A7. Southbound Special
B1. After Hours Part I
B2. After Hours Part II
B3. Rompin’ Rhumba
B4. Strollin’
B5. Blue Ivories
B6. Love For Sale
B7. Petite Fleur




2014-09-12

RED HOLT LOOK OUT!! LOOK OUT!!

ARGO RECORDS 1961                                  DJLP-696

credits:

Alto Saxophone – Wallace Burton
Bass – Eldee Young
Drums – Red Holt
Guitar – Roland Faulkner
Piano – Ramsey Lewis
Trombone – Floyd Marvin

Recorded at
Ter Mar Recording Studios, Chicago,
Illinois in December 1961.
Engineer – Ron Malo

tracks list:

A1     Look Out No. 3    
A2     Little Liza Jane    
A3     Favourite Things    
A4     Red Sails In The Sunset    
A5     Drum Drunk    
A6     Soul Mist    
B1     Ghost Riders    
B2     Stella By Starlight    
B3     Sanctified Indian    
B4     I Cover The Waterfront    
B5     Tonight    
B6     Look Out No. 1




MARTHA AND THE VANDELLAS GREATEST HITS

GORDY RECORDS 1966                                 GS 917


credits:

Producer    
William "Mickey" Stevenson,
Holland–Dozier–Holland

Released     May 4, 1966
Recorded     1963 - 1966

tracks list:

A1     My Baby Loves Me
Written-By – Wm. Stevenson, I. Hunter*, S. Moy*
A2     Come And Get These Memories
Written-By – Holland, Dozier, Holland*
A3     Love Is Like A Heat Wave
Written-By – Holland, Dozier, Holland*
A4     Dancing In The Street
Written-By – M. Gaye*, Wm. Stevenson*
A5     Quicksand
Written-By – Holland, Dozier, Holland*
A6     Live Wire
Written-By – Holland, Dozier, Holland*
B1     You've Been In Love Too Long
Written-By – C. Paul*, Wm. Stevenson, I. Hunter*
B2     In My Lonely Room
Written-By – Holland, Dozier, Holland*
B3     Love (Makes Me Do Foolish Things)
Written-By – Holland, Dozier, Holland*
B4     A Love Like Yours (Don't Come Knocking Everyday)
Written-By – Holland, Dozier, Holland*
B5     Nowhere To Run
Written-By – Holland, Dozier, Holland*
B6     Wild One
Written-By – Wm. Stevenson, I. Hunter*