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...."

jeudi 10 avril 2014


      PACIFIC JAZZ RECORDS 1963                                  PJST 78        

 Also issued:
on Fontana # 688-141 [U.K.] (LP): Les's Groove! 


Les McCann (piano)
Joe Pass (guitar)
Paul Chambers (bass)
Paul Humphrey (drums)

Oct. 29 & 30, 1963 at Pacific Jazz Studios, Hollywood, CA

Track List:
Side 1 - 
Back At The Chicken Shack (Jimmy Smith) - 3:58
Sack O' Woe (Julian Adderley) - 3:06
Groove Yard (Carl Perkins) - 3:17
Sermonette (Nat Adderley) - 2:30
Sonnymoon For Two (Sonny Rollins) - 2:38
Side 2 - 
Bags' Groove (Milt Jackson) - 3:00
Shiny (Silk) Stockings (Frank Foster) - 3:55
Sister Sadie (Horace Silver) - 4:02
Li'l Darlin' (Neil Hefti) - 3:38
Work Song (Nat Adderley) - 4:10

updated link

3 commentaires:

  1. I`ve been pillaging your archives.. what a treasure trove of GREAT music! THANK YOU SOOO MUCH for sharing!

    1. You've got the only Plays The Hits on the entire web with a live dload link that I can find - thank you :)