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...."

lundi 30 mars 2015


     BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1969                         BST 84341    


Gene Harris - piano
    Henry Franklin - bass
    Carl Burnett - drums
    Monk Higgins - arranger, conductor
    David Duke, Art Maebe - french horn
    Buddy Collette - flute, alto flute
    Fred Robinson - guitar
    Alan Estes - percussion
    Unidentified string section led by Jim Getzof
    (track 1) and Sid Sharp (tracks 2-6)
    Alex Brown, Mamie Galore, Clydie King - backing vocals

reorded at:
Liberty Studios, West Hollywood, CA, August 26, 1969

track list:

A1 Soul Symphony     26:05    
B1 Repeat After Me     6:45    
B2 Upper Four Hundred     4:03    
B3 Popsicle Pimp     2:55    
B4 Black Sugar


2 commentaires: