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...."

vendredi 5 septembre 2014

THE THREE SOUNDS & The Oliver Nelson Orchestra COLD WATER FLAT

BLUE NOTE RECORDS  1968                       BST 84285 


  Arranged By – Oliver Nelson
    Artwork By [Art Direction] – Woody Woodward
    Bass – Andrew Simpkins
    Design – Gabor Halmos
    Drums – Donald Bailey
    Liner Notes – Herb Wong
    Photography – Ken Kim
    Piano – Gene Harris
    Producer – Jack Tracy

sessions recording:

Bobby Bryant, Buddy Childers, Freddy Hill, Melvin Moore (tp)
 Lou Blackburn, Billy Byers, Pete Myers (tb) Ernie Tack (btb)
 Anthony Ortega, Frank Strozier (as) Plas Johnson (ts) Bill Green (bars)
Gene Harris (p) Andrew Simpkins (b) Donald Bailey (d) Ken Watson (per)
 Roger Hutchinson (unknown inst.) Oliver Nelson (arr)

Liberty Studios, West Hollywood, CA, April 10, 1968

    The Look Of Love (From "Casino Royal")
    Georgia (On My Mind)
    The Grass Is Greener
    I Remember Bird
Jay Migliori (ts) Lou Singer (timp) replaces Johnson, Hutchinson

Liberty Studios, West Hollywood, CA, April 11, 1968

    My Romance
    Lonely Bottles
    Do Do Do (What Now Is Next)
    Coldwater Flat
    Last Train To Clarksville
Conte Candoli (tp) Milt Bernhart (tb) Plas Johnson, Tom Scott (ts)
 Roger Hutchinson (unknown inst.) replaces Bryant, Myers, Migliori

Liberty Studios, West Hollywood, CA, April 12, 1968

track list:

A1 Lonely Bottles
    Written-By –Quincy Jones    
A2 The Look Of Love
    Written-By – Burt Bacharach, Hal David        
A3 Georgia
    Written-By – Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Garrell*        
A4 Grass Is Greener
    Written-By – Howlett Smith, Spence Maxwell        
A5 Coldwater Flat
    Written-By – Phil Moore         
B1 Last Train To Clarksville
    Written-By – Bobby Hart, Tommy Boyce        
B2 My Romance
    Written-By – Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers       
B3 I Remember Bird
    Written-By – Leonard Feather        
B4 Do Do Do (What Now Is Next)
    Written-By – Gail Fisher Levy*, Nat Adderley        
B5 Star Trek
    Written-By – Gene Harris

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