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...."

mercredi 1 avril 2015


CADET RECORDS 1965                                     CA-50020

 The Groover is a live album by the Ramsey Lewis Trio which
was recorded at the Lighthouse in 1965 at the same
performances that produced the album Hang On Ramsey!
 but not released on the Cadet label until 1972.

credits :

Bass – Eldee Young
Drums – Red Holt
Piano – Ramsey Lewis

Engineer – Reice Hamel
Producer – Esmond Edwards

Recorded October 14-17, 1965
Lighthouse Café, Hermosa Beach, California
Engineer – Reice Hamel

Remixed at A&R Recording Studios, New York City, N.Y.
Engineer  – Dixon Van Winkle

tracks listing:
A1 Summertime 9:20   
A2 Crazy He Calls Me 3:22   
A3 Why Don't You Do Right 2:52   
A4 There Is No Greater Love 3:45   
B1 Look-A-Here    7:56   
B2 Imagination    3:40   
B3 Bag's Groove    5:05

2 commentaires:

  1. Hello Michel, Bien que je me fasse rare sur les blogs, je n'en oublie pas la saveur des délices qui ont glissées dans mes écoutilles.De ce fait, l'impatience de te rendre visite a frappé à la porte, et je ne suis pas déçue avec ces grands artistes à l'honneur ! Tes pages sont une référence de premier ordre sur la blogosphère !!!