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...."

mardi 10 février 2015


BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1963                       BST 84130

      credits :

Drums – Ben Dixon
Guitar – Grant Green
Organ – John Patton
Saxophone [Tenor] – Fred Jackson, Harold Vick 
Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs,
NJ, April 5, 1963

  tracks listing:

A1 The Silver Meter
Written-By – Ben Dixon
A2 I'll Never Be Free
Written-By – Benjamin, Weiss
A3 Spiffy Diffy
Written-By – Dixon
B1 Along Came John
Written-By – Patton
B2 Gee Gee
Written-By – Patton
B3 Pig Foots
Written-By – Dixon

1 commentaire:

  1. This link is broken.
    You have an awesome blog, and I've found a lot of great music. Thank you so much. I love Grant Green, and I would never have started listening to Big John Patton if I hadn't found this blog.