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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...."

2014-10-30

MONGO SANTAMARIA EXPLOSIONS


RIVERSIDE RECORDS 1968                         RS 3008


credits:

    Marty Sheller (trumpet)
Pat Patrick (alto saxophone, flute)
Bobby Capers (tenor saxophone, flute)
Rodgers Grant (piano)
Victor Venegas (bass)
Frank Hernandez (drums)
Mongo Santamaria (congas)
Julian Cabrera (percussion)
"Chihuahua" Martinez (percussion, vocals)

"Village Gate", NYC, September 2, 1963
    B5 Para Ti

Nat Adderley (cornet -1,3,5)
Marty Sheller (trumpet, Latin percussion)
Hubert Laws (piccolo, flute, tenor saxophone)
Bobby Capers (alto,baritone saxophone)
Rodgers Grant (piano)
Victor Venegas (bass)
Jimmy Cobb (drums -1,5)
Ray Lucas (drums -2/4,6/10)
Mongo Santamaria (congas, bongos)
Carmelo Garcia (timbales)
"Chihuahua" Martinez (Latin percussion)
Wito Kortwright (guino)

NYC, spring 1964  

  1.    Skins
2.    Fatback
3.    Hammer Head
4.    Dot, Dot, Dot
5.    Corn Bread Guajira
6.    Dirty Willie
7.    Sweet 'Tater Pie
8.    Bembe Blue
9.    Dulce Amor
10.    Tacos

tracks listing:

A1        Skins    3:30  
A2        Fatback    2:28  
A3        Hammer Head    3:25  
A4        Dot, Dot, Dot    5:10  
A5        Corn Bread Guajira    2:35  
A6        Dirty Willie    5:27  
B1        Sweet Teter Pie    2:40  
B2        Bembé Blue    6:37  
B3        Dulce Amor    5:06  
B4        Tacos    2:32  
B5        Para Ti
 



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PONCHO SANCHEZ INSTANT PARTY

CONCORD PICANTE 2004

credits:

Poncho Sanchez (vocals, congas, percussion);
Ray Charles (vocals);
Pee Wee Ellis, Scott Martin (tenor saxophone);
Sal Cracchiolo (trumpet);
Fred Wesley (trombone);
David Torres (piano);
Joey DeFrancesco, Billy Preston (Hammond b-3 organ);
Tony Banda (bass instrument, background vocals);
Mongo Santamaria (congas).

tracks list:

1    Hey Bud
    2    Joseito See
    3    Listen Here / Cold Duck
    4    Cuidate Compay        
    5    Chile con Soul
    6    Co Co May May
    7    Ixtapa S
    8    Lip Smacker
    9    Sin Timbal
    10    One Mint Julep
    11    Besame Mama
    12    Watermelon Man 





2014-10-29

WILSON PICKETT THE SOUND OF

ATLANTIC RECORDS 1967                              SD 8145


credits:

Wayne Jackson (trumpet)
Charlie Chalmers, Andrew Love (tenor saxophone)
Floyd Newman (baritone saxophone)
Dewey "Spooner" Oldham (piano)
Jimmy Johnson, Lincoln "Chips" Moman (guitar)
John Peck (guitar) Tommy Cogbill (electric bass)
Roger Hawkins (drums)
Wilson Pickett (vocals)
Fame Studios, Muscle Shoals, AL, May 8, 9 & 11, 1966

A3 I Need A Lot Of Loving Every Day

Gene "Bowlegs" Miller (trumpet)
Charlie Chalmers, Jimmy Mitchell (tenor saxophone)
Floyd Newman (baritone saxophone)
Dewey "Spooner" Oldham (piano, organ)
Jimmy Johnson, Lincoln "Chips" Moman (guitar)
Tommy Cogbill (electric bass)
Roger Hawkins (drums)
Wilson Pickett (vocals)
Fame Studios, Muscle Shoals, AL, February 1, 2, 3 & 4, 1967

11645    Love Is A Beautiful Thing
A1    Soul Dance Number Three
A2    Funky Broadway
11648    Mojo Mamma
B2    I Found The One
A6    You Can't Stand Alone
B4    I'm Sorry About That
B3    Something Within Me
A4    I Found A Love, Part 1
A5    I Found A Love, Part 2 

tracks list:

A1     Soul Dance Number Three
Written-By – Jerry Wexler, Wilson Pickett
A2     Funky Broadway
Written-By – Lester Christian*
A3     I Need A Lot Of Loving Every Day
Written-By – Dan Penn, Lindon Oldham*
A4     I Found A Love, Part I
Written-By – Robert West , Willie Schofield, Wilson Pickett
A5     I Found A Love, Part II
Written-By – Robert West , Willie Schofield, Wilson Pickett
A6     You Can't Stand Alone
Written-By – Rudy Clark
B1     Mojo Mamma
Written-By – Jerry Wexler
B2     I Found The One
Written-By – Bobby Womack
B3     Something Within Me
 Written-By – Bobby Womack
B4     I'm Sorry About That
 Written-By – Bobby Womack
B5     Love Is A Beautiful Thing
Written-By – Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere




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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




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LEE MORGAN THE SIDEWINDER

BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1963                  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


THE SOULFUL STRINGS PAINT IT BLACK

CADET RECORDS 1966                                      LPS 776 

    
 credits:

Arranger    
Richard Evans

Evans is best known as producer and arranger for Cadet Records
 during the 1960s and early 1970s, working with artists like
 Ramsey Lewis, Marlena Shaw and Dorothy Ashby.
In the same period he also formed The Soulful Strings
 with whom he recorded several albums.

Lennie Druss(flute)
Charles Stepney(percussion,vibes)
The Soulful Strings


sessions recording:

1)    May 26, 1966 2,3,8,10    Ter Mar Recording Studios, Chicago, IL
2)    September 15, 1966 1,4,9,11    Ter Mar Recording Studio, Chicago, IL
3)    September 16, 1966 5-7    Ter Mar Recording Studio, Chicago, IL

 engineer: Doug Brand

tracks listing:

A1 Paint It Black        
A2 California Dreamin'        
A3 Message To Michael        
A4 Wade In The Water        
A5 Love Is A Hurtin' Thing        
B1 Sunny        
B2 When A Man Loves A Woman        
B3 Eight Miles High        
B4 Take Five        
B5 The Sidewinder        
B6 A Lover's Concerto

   Sunny



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2014-10-28

WILSON PICKETT THE WICKED PICKETT

ATLANTIC RECORDS 1967                              SD 8138


credits:
 
Wayne Jackson (trumpet)
Charlie Chalmers, Andrew Love (tenor saxophone)
Floyd Newman (baritone saxophone)
Dewey "Spooner" Oldham (piano)
Jimmy Johnson, Lincoln "Chips" Moman (guitar)
John Peck (guitar) Tommy Cogbill (electric bass)
Roger Hawkins (drums)
Wilson Pickett (vocals)
Fame Studios, Muscle Shoals, AL, May 8, 9 & 11, 1966
10303    She Ain't Gonna Do Right
10306    Nothing You Can Do

Gene "Bowlegs" Miller (trumpet)
Gilbert Caples, Charlie Chalmers, Eddie Logan (tenor saxophone)
Dewey "Spooner" Oldham (piano, organ)
Lincoln "Chips" Moman (lead guitar)
Jimmy Johnson (guitar)
Albert Lowe Jr. (electric bass)
Roger Hawkins (drums)
Wilson Pickett (vocals)
Fame Studios, Muscle Shoals, AL, October 12, 1966
11024    Everybody Needs Somebody To Love
11025    Sunny
11031    Up Tight Good Woman

Tommy Cogbill (electric bass) replaces Lowe Jr.
Fame Studios, Muscle Shoals, AL, October 13 & 14, 1966
11026    New Orleans
11027    You Left The Water Running
11028    Mustang Sally
11029    Three Time Loser
11030    Ooh Poo Pah Doo
11032    Time Is On My Side
11033    Knock On Wood 


tracks list:

A1     Mustang Sally 3:04
A2     New Orleans 2:32
A3     Sunny 3:16
A4     Everybody Needs Somebody To Love 2:16
A5     Ooh Pooh Pah Doo 2:37
A6     She Ain't Gonna Do Right     2:14
B1     Knock On Wood     2:40
B2     Time Is On My Side 2:31
B3     Up Tight Good Woman 2:29
B4     You Left The Water Running 2:31
B5     Three Time Loser     2:19
B6     Nothing You Can Do     2:14




WILSON PICKETT THE EXCITING WILSON PICKETT

ATLANTIC RECORDS 1966                                 SD 8129

credits:

Wayne Jackson (trumpet)
 Charles "Packy" Axton, Andrew Love (tenor saxophone)
Floyd Newman (baritone saxophone)
Joe Hall (piano) Steve Cropper (guitar)
Donald "Duck" Dunn (electric bass)
Al Jackson (drums) Wilson Pickett (vocals)
Memphis, TN, May 12, 1965

Gene "Bowlegs" Miller (trumpet) Isaac Hayes
(piano) replaces Axton, Hall
Memphis, TN, September 16, 1965
omit Miller
Memphis, TN, December 20, 1965

Wayne Jackson (trumpet)
Charlie Chalmers, Andrew Love (tenor saxophone)
Floyd Newman (baritone saxophone)
Dewey "Spooner" Oldham (piano)
Jimmy Johnson, Lincoln "Chips" Moman (guitar)
John Peck (guitar) Tommy Cogbill (electric bass)
Roger Hawkins (drums) Wilson Pickett (vocals)
Fame Studios, Muscle Shoals, AL, May 8, 9 & 11, 1966


tracks list:

A1     Land Of 1000 Dances     2:23
A2     Something You Got     2:50
A3     634-5789     2:52
A4     Barefootin'     2:16
A5     Mercy, Mercy     2:25
A6     You're So Fine     2:30
B1     In The Midnight Hour     2:29
B2     Ninety-Nine And A Half     2:35
B3     Danger Zone     2:06
B4     I'm Drifting     2:49
B5     It's All Over     2:17
B6     She's Good To Me     2:15





JIMMY WITHERSPOON feat. BEN WEBSTER ROOTS

REPRISE RECORDS 1962                                      r- 6057

credits:

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Jimmy Witherspoon-  Vocals
Ben webster-  Tenor Sax
Gerald wilson-  Trumpet
Ernie Freeman-  Piano
Herman Mitchell-  Guitar
Ralph Hamilton-  Bass
Jim Miller-  Drums

tracks listing:

A1. I'd Rather Drink Muddy Water 3:56
A2. I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town 3:36
A3. Key to the Highway 2:54
A4. Did You Ever 3:24
A5. Confessin' the Blues 3:00
A6. Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out 2:31
B1. Your Red Wagon 5:12
B2. Rain Is Such a Lonesome Sound 3:01
B3. Cherry Red 3:15
B4. It's a Low Down Dirty Shame 3:02
B5. Just a Dream 3:00
B6. Please, Mr. Webster 3:32




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