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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...."

lundi 20 novembre 2017

PETE RODRIGUEZ Y SU CONJUTO ‎ OH, THAT'S NICE! (AY, QUE BUENO!)

       ALEGRE RECORDS 1967                           LPA 8600


credits:

       Producer – Pancho Cristal

tracks list:
A1 Oh That's Nice 4:50
A2 Bobby 2:39
A3 Let's Get Together 3:06
A4 Que Mania 4:26
B1 Asi Asi 4:44
B2 Fango 6:06
B3 Borinquen 4:43






 

JOEY PASTRANO AND HIS ORCHESTRA ‎ LET'S BALL

COTIQUE RECORDS 1967                                 CS-1006 



credits:

 Bass – Johnny Riviera
    Bongos – Chicky Perez
    Chorus – Becky Rivera, Junior Morales*, Sonia Rivera
    Congas – Willie Pastrana
    Leader, Drums – Joey Pastrano*
    Piano – Paquito Pastor
    Trombone – Jack Hitchcock, Wilfred Vasquez
    Trumpet – Dave Gonzalez
    Vocals – Ismael Miranda


Engineer – Gary Kellgren
Producer – George Goldner


tracks list:

A1 Let's Ball
Written-By – Joey Pastrano 4:22
A2 Bien Dulce
Written-By – Joey Pastrano 3:25
A3 La Grimas Negras
Written-By – Miguel Matamoros 2:57
A4 Mani Picante
Arranged By – Joey Pastrano 3:00
A5 Jammin' With Joey
Written-By – Joey Pastrano 3:35
B1 My Shingaling
Written-By – Joey Pastrano 3:35
B2 Rumbon Melon
Written-By – Joey Pastrano 5:35
B3 Flamenco Ole'Arranged By – Joey Pastrano 3:57
B4 En Nada Estas
Written-By – Joey Pastrano






samedi 18 novembre 2017

JIMMY MCGRIFF ONE OF MINE

SUE RECORDS 1963                                            LP 1013


credits:

Jimmy McGriff organ;
 Morris Dow guitar;
Larry Frazier rhythm-guitar; 
Willie "Saint" Jenkins drums.

recorded in New York: 1963


Directed By – Juggy Murray
Producer – Joe Lederman


tracks list:


A1 Gospel Time 5:30
A2 Gospel Time Encore 3:07
A3 Spindeltop 4:07
A4 Teach Me TonightWritten-By – G. DePaul*, S. Cahn*5:53
A5 The Last Minute 4:18
B1 Moonlight In VermontWritten-By – J. Blackburn*, K. Suessdofe*3:47
B2 Blip Time 3:20
B3 One Of Mine 4:36
B4 Drown In My Own TearsWritten-By – Henry Glover3:55
B5 BroadwayWritten-By – B. Bird*, H. Woode*, T. McRae*5:42


  The Last Minute







JIMMY McGRIFF I'VE GOT A WOMAN

SUE RECORDS 1962                               SUE LPST 1012


The First lp of Jimmy McGriff

credits:

Engineer – Irving Greenbaum
Producer – Juggy Murray



tracks list


A1 I've Got A Woman
Composed By – Ray Charles
4:34
A2 On The Street Where You Live
Composed By – Lerner-Lowe*
3:54
A3 Satin Doll
Composed By – Duke Ellington
2:20
A4 'Round Midnight
Composed By – Thelonious Monk
5:43
A5 All About My Girl
Composed By – Jimmy McGriff
3:54
B1 M.G. Blues
Composed By – Jimmy McGriff
4:56
B2 Thats The Way I Feel
Composed By – Jimmy McGriff
2:17
B3 After Hours
Composed By – Avery Parrish
6:02
B4 Flying Home



 I've Got A Woman








jeudi 16 novembre 2017

CRASH! / KENNY BURRELL WITH THE BROTHER JACK McDUFF QUARTET

PRESTIGE RECORDS 1963                         PR 7347 


credits :

Kenny Burrell – guitar
    Brother Jack McDuff – organ
    Harold Vick – tenor saxophone (tracks 1, 2, 4 & 5)
    Eric Dixon – flute (track 5)
    Joe Dukes – drums
    Ray Barretto – percussion (tracks 1, 2, 4 & 5)


Recorded By  Rudy Van Gelder:
January 8 and February 26, 1963
Studio     Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Supervised By  – Ozzie Cadena


tracks list:

A1 Grease Monkey   
A2 The Breeze And I   
A3 Nica's Dream   
B1 Call It Stormy Monday   
B2 Love Walked In   
B3 We'll Be Together Again 









ERROLL GARNER THAT'S MY KICK

MGM RECORDS 1967                                 SE-4463
   

credits :
Bongos : Jose Mangual (tracks: A2 to B5)
Johnny Pacheco (tracks A1 & B6)
Drums –:Herbert Lovelle  (tracks: A2 to B5)
George Jenkins (tracks A1 & B6)
Guitar – Wally Richardson (tracks: A2 to B5)
Art Ryerson (tracks A1 & B6)

Tracks List:

A1 That's My Kick
A2 Shadow Of Yourself
A3 Like It Is   
A4 It Ain't Necessarily So   
A5 Autumn Leaves   
B1 Blue Moon
B2 More
B3 Gaslight
B4 Nervous Waltz   
B5 Passing Through   
B6 Afinidad



mercredi 15 novembre 2017

LEE MORGAN CORNBREAD

BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1965                          BLP 4222

also issued on Blue Note BST 84222   


credits:

Lee Morgan – Trumpet
Herbie Hancock – Piano
Billy Higgins – Drums
Jackie McLean – Alto sax
Hank Mobley – Tenor sax
Larry Ridley – Bass
 recorded at:
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1965   
 Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder


tracks listing:

A1 Cornbread    
A2 Our Man Higgins    
B1 Ceora    
B2 Ill Wind    
B3 Most Like Lee





LEE MORGAN THE SIDEWINDER

BLUE NOTE RECORDS 196       3                  BLP 4157


credits:

Bass – Bob Cranshaw
Drums – Billy Higgins
Piano – Barry Harris (2)
Saxophone [Tenor] – Joe Henderson
Trumpet – Lee Morgan

Artwork By [Cover Design] – Reid Miles
Photography [Cover Photograph] – Francis Wolff
Producer – Alfred Lion

recorded at:
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, 
NJ, December 21, 1963

tracks listing:

A1        The Sidewinder       
A2        Totem Pole       
B1        Gary's Notebook       
B2        Boy, What A Night       
B3        Hocus-Pocus


mardi 14 novembre 2017

FREDDIE MCCOY SOUL YOGI


PRESTIGE RECORDS 1968                              PR 7561  

credits :

Freddie McCoy – vibraphone, drums
JoAnne Brackeen – piano, organ
Steve Wolfe – sitar (tracks 2-5 & 8)
Wally Richardson – guitar (tracks 2-5 & 8)
Lawrence Evans – electric bass
Ray Appleton – drums
Dave Blume – arranger, conductor
Peter Dimitriades, Emanuel Green, Joseph Malignaggi – 
violin (tracks 1-5 & 8)

Recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey 
on 1968 January 24 (tracks 2-5 & 8)
 and February 5 (tracks 1, 6, 7 & 9)


 tracks listing:

A1 Soul Yogi       
A2 Salem Soul Song   
A3 Sorry 'Bout That       
A4 I Am A Walrus       
A5 Pet Sounds       
B1 What Now My Love       
B2 Mysterioso       
B3 Ride On       
B4 Autumn Leaves