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 17 juin 2015


           EPIC RECORDS  1970                                    EG 30473         

2LP  Includes Features Big Joe Turner, Eddie Cleanhead Vinson, 
Shuggie Otis, Pee Wee Crayton And More. 
Both LPs Appear Unplayed.

recorded live at the Monterey jazz festival 

track list:

A1         Willie And The Hand Jive
    Written-By – J. Otis* 
A2         Cry Me A River Blues
    Arranged By – Little Esther Phillips*
A3         Cleanhead's Blues
    Written-By – E. Vinson*
A4         I Got A Gal
    Written-By – J. Turner*
A5         Since I Met You Baby
    Written-By – J. Hunter*
B1         Baby Don't You Know
    Written-By – R. Milton*
B2         Preacher's Blues
    Written-By – G. Connors*
B3         Good Rockin' Tonight
    Written-By – R. Brown*
B4         The Time Machine
    Written-By – S. Otis*
B5         Margie's Boogie
    Written-By – J. Otis*
      Little Esther's Blues (6:45)
C1-1         Blowtop Blues        
C1-2         T Bone Blues        
C1-3         Jelly Jelly        
C2         Kidney Stew
    Written-By – E. Vinson*, L. Blackman*
C3         The Things That I Used To Do
    Written By – E. Jones
C4         R. M. Blues
    Written-By – R. Milton*
D1         Shuggie's Boogie
    Written-By – J. Otis*, S. Otis*
D2         You Better Look Out
    Written-By – D. Evans*, J. Otis*
D3         Goin' Back To L. A.
    Written-By – D. Evans*, J. Otis*
D4         Plastic Man
    Written-By – L. Chandler*
D4         Boogie Woogie Bye Bye
    Written-By – J. Otis* 

2 commentaires:

  1. Une très belle trouvaille que ce live At Monterey Jazz festival , qui n'a rien à voir avec le Monterey Pop Festival . Groovement , Pierre 2