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...."

samedi 18 octobre 2014


SOLID STATE RECORDS 1966                    SS18002 


Design – Ruder, Finn & Fujita, Inc.
Directed By [Audio] – Phil Ramone
Directed By [Musical Director] – Manny Albam
Drums – Willy Jenkins*
Guitar – Thornel Schwartz
Organ, Vocals – Jimmy McGriff
Written-By – Jimmy McGriff

Liner Notes – Phil Ramone
Photography By [Liner] – Lionel Izquierdo
Producer – Sonny Lester
Engineer: Phil Ramone

Recorded at A&R Studios.
New York City: 1966

track list:

A1        I Cover The Waterfront
Written-By – E. Eliscu*, J. Green*   
A2        D. B. Blues (Part I)
Written-By – J. McGriff*
A3        D. B. Blues (Part II)
Written-By – J. McGriff*
A4        See See Rider
Written-By – M. Rainey*
B1        Red River Blues
Written-By – J. McGriff*
B2        Hallelujah
Written-By – J. McGriff*
B3        Boston Bust Out
Written-By – J. McGriff*
B4        On The Way Home     
Written-By – J. McGriff*

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