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...."

dimanche 1 novembre 2015


PRESTIGE RECORDS 1967                           PR 7487

credits and sessions recording:
Freddie McCoy (vib) Charles L. Wilson (p) Steve Davis (b)
Rudy Lawless (d)

Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 6, 1965

You Stepped Out Of A Dream

Wilbur Dad Buscomb, Edward David Williams (tp) Freddie McCoy (vib)
JoAnne Brackeen (p) Wally Richardson (g) Eustis Guillemet (el-b) Ray Lucas (d)

Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 10, 1967

Summer In The City
Call Me
Lightning Strikes
One Cylinder

Freddie McCoy (vib) JoAnne Brackeen (p) Eustis Guillemet (b) Kalil Madi (d)

Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 4, 1967

My Funny Valentine
Peas 'N' Rice

tracks list:

A1 Peas 'N' Rice 4:00
A2 Summer In The City 2:45
A3 Huh! 4:05
A4 1-2-3 4:15
A5 One Cylinder 3:07
B1 Call Me 3:30
B2 Lightning Strikes 2:30
B3 My Funny Valentine 6:00
B4 You Stepped Out Of A Dream 4:00

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