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 2 novembre 2015


PRESTIGE RECORDS 1966                                    PR  7470

credits :

Baritone Saxophone – Laurdine Patrick (tracks: A1, B1, B4)
Bass – Augustus Turner (tracks: A2, A3, A4, B2, B3)
Bass Guitar – Albert Winston (tracks: A1, B1, B4)
 Hammond B3 Alfred Williams  (tracks: A1, B1, B4)
Drums – Bernard Purdie (tracks: A1, B1, B4), 
George Scott (3) (tracks: A2, A3, A4, B2, B3)
Guitar – Napolean Allen (tracks: A1, B1, B4)
Piano – Joanne Brackeena* (tracks: A2, A3, A4, B2, B3)
Trumpet – James Robinson (13) (tracks: A1, B1, B4)
Vibraphone [Vibes] – Freddie McCoy
Violin [Electric Violin] – John Blair (tracks: A1, B1, B4)

recorded at:

Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, 
NJ, June 21, 1966 and June 22, 1966

producer: Cal Lampley
engineer: Rudy Van Gelder

tracks list:

A1 My Babe
Written-By – Dixon*
A2 And I Love Her
Written-By – Lennon/McCartney*
A3 High Heal Sneakers
Written-By – Higgenbatam*
A4 Moyé
Written-By – McCoy*
B1 Funk Drops
Written-By – McCoy*
B2 Tough Talk
Written By – Sample/Henderson/Hooper
Written-By – Hooper*, Sample*, Henderson*
B3 Theodora
Written-By – Taylor*
B4 The Sleepy Lagoon
Written By – Coates/Lawrence
Written-By – Coates*, Lawrence*

5 commentaires:

  1. Paquete de saludos desde Medellín, Colombia,
    mil gracias por el obsequio musical que nos brindan. Jazz y latin para mi,un blanco con
    alma de negro africano.
    Brindo por Freddie Mccoy y su sonido latino,valla.
    Seguimos en la onda chaonda.

    atte: Paquirri Barreto

  2. Thank you for responding to a request.
    I need your help well from now on.

  3. Request
    Freddie McCoy / Listen Here (1967)