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 13 juillet 2014


ATLANTIC RECORDS 1967                             SD 8186  

credits and sessions recording:

Bernie Glow, Melvin Lastie, Joe Newman (tp) Tony Studd (btb) 
Frank Wess (fl, ts)King Curtis, Sheldon Powell (ts)
 Haywood Henry (bars) Warren Smith (vib)
Dewey "Spooner" Oldham (p, el-p, org) Aretha Franklin (p, vo) Eric Clapton, 
Jimmy Johnson, Joe South, Bobby Womack (g) Tommy Cogbill 
(b) Roger Hawkins (d) Carolyn Franklin (back vo) 
The Sweet Inspirations (vocal group)

NYC, December 16 & 17, 1967

13639    You're A Sweet Sweet Man
13640    A Change Is Gonna Come

same personnel
NYC, December 19 & 20, 1967

13654    Hello Sunshine

Aretha Franklin (p, vo) and others
NYC, April 15, 1968

14319    Think

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Richard Williams, Snooky Young or Bernie Glow (tp) 
Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green or Thomas Mitchell, Benny Powell (tb) 
George Dorsey, Frank Wess (as) King Curtis, Seldon Powell (ts) David Newman (ts, fl)
Pepper Adams (bars) Jack Jennings (vib) Aretha Franklin (p, vo) Dewey "Spooner" Oldham (org) Jimmy Johnson (g) Jerry Jemmott (b) Tommy Cogbill (el-b) Roger Hawkins (d)
Louis Golcdecha, Manuel Gonzales (Latin per) Arif Mardin (arr, dir)

NYC, April 16, 1968

14329    You Send Me
14330    See-Saw

same personnel
NYC, April 17, 1968

14333    I Say A Little Prayer
14334    Night Time Is The Right Time

same personnel
NYC, April 18, 1968

14336    I Take What I Want
14337    I Can't See Myself Leaving You

track list

A1        Think
Written-By – Aretha Franklin, Ted White  
A2        I Say A Little Prayer
Written By – Burt Bacharach, Hal David
A3        See Saw
Written-By – Don Covay, Steve Cropper
A4        Night Time Is The Right Time
Written-By – Lew Herman
A5        You Send Me
Written-By – Sam Cooke
B1        You're A Sweet Sweet Man
Written-By – Ronnie Shannon
B2        I Take What I Want
Written-By – David Porter, Isaac Hayes, Teenie Hodges*
B3        Hello Sunshine
Written By – King Curtis (2), Ron Miller
B4        A Change
Written-By – Clyde Otis, Dorian Burton
B5        I Can't See Myself Without You
Written-By – Ronnie Shannon

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1 commentaire:

  1. hello,
    this request might be more "in tune", Eddie Floyd's Down to earth ?
    Anyway thanks all the music already online!