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...."

jeudi 5 janvier 2012


ATLANTIC RECORDS 1967                      SC1501 


    Alto Saxophone, Flute – James Spaulding
    Bass – Herbie Lewis
    Congas – Roman "Dog" Broadus (tracks: A1, A2)
    Drums – Freddie Waits (tracks: A1 to A3), Louis Hayes (tracks: B1 to B3)
    Piano – Kenny Barron (tracks: A2 to B3), Weldon Irvine (tracks: A1)
    Tenor Saxophone, Flute – Bennie Maupin
    Trombone, Euphonium – Kiane Zawadi (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B3)
    Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Arranged By – Freddie Hubbard
    Tuba – Howard Johnson (3) (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B3)
    Written-By – Freddie Hubbard (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B3)

A&R Studios, NYC, November 13, 1967

1. 13466    Latina
2. 13467    Can't Let Her Go
3. 13468    High Blues Pressure

Louis Hayes (d) replaces Irvine, Waits

A&R Studios NYC, January 10, 1968
13724    For B.P.
13725    True Colors
13726    A Bientot 

track list:

  A1 Can't Let Her Go
    Written-By – Weldon Irvine    
A2 Latina     4:45    
A3 High Blues Pressure     7:31    
B1 A Bientot
    Written-By – Billy Taylor 7:37    
B2 True Colors     5:28    
B3 For B.P.     9:48     

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