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 avril 2015


ABC RECORDS 1968                                   ABCS-636  

track list:
     A1 Never My Love     2:05   
A2 My World Is Empty Without You     2:00   
A3 I Gotta Be Me     2:16   
A4 Low     3:00   
A5 Go     2:30   
A6 Pop Goes The World     3:05   
B1 I Got The Blues     3:27   
B2 No Explanation Necessary     2:05   
B3 For Once In My Life     2:48   
B4 Hush Now Don't Cry     3:13   
B5 Measure Of A Man

Oliver Nelson (arranged, conducted)
recorded in Los Angeles, 1968
with Harry "Sweets" Edison (tp);
Roger Kellaway (p);
 Howard Roberts (g);
 Ray Brown, Red Mitchell (b);
 Ed Thigpen, Earl Palmer (d);


1 commentaire:

  1. gee thanks I had the single 45'rpm of "Go" on Stateside[SSL-10261] 1968, it's a Oliver Nelson (arranged, conducted)and never did find this LP with the rest of the session they recorded in Los Angeles, 1968 with Harry "Sweets" Edison (tp);Roger Kellaway (p); Howard Roberts (g); Ray Brown, Red Mitchell (b); Ed Thigpen, Earl Palmer (d); so it is a gem indeed..Knowing the right sessions and jams is What makes the difference between a great ♪ ♫ ♫ ♪ library vs a good ♪ ♫ ♫ ♪ library...¿. ☮ldhíppíℯЯíck ♪