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 29 mars 2012


ATLANTIC RECORDS 1964                             SD8104 

His debut single there with the Goodtimers, "Mercy Mercy"
 (accompanied by a young Jimi Hendrix on guitar),
 established his earthy bluesy style. Atlantic bought his contract,
 but, while several R&B hits followed, it was a year before
 Covay returned to the pop chart. "See Saw", co-written with
 Steve Cropper and recorded at Stax, paved the way for more hit

credits and sessions recording :

 unknown (p, g, b) Bernard Purdie (d) Don Covay (vo)
NYC, May 13, 1964
7873    Can't Stay Away
Don Covay (vo) and others
NYC, May 18, 1964
7879    Mercy, Mercy
Bob Bushnell (g) Ron Miller (b?) Bernard Purdie (d) Don Covay (vo)
NYC, October 1, 1964
8248    Take This Hurt Off Me
Dud Bascomb (tp) Buddy Lucas (ts) Haywood Henry (bars)
 Horace Ott (p, org) Bob Bushnell, Billy Butler (g) Ron

Miller (b?) Bernard Purdie (d) Don Covay (vo)
NYC, October 3, 1964
8246    Just Because
8247    Come On In
Horace Ott (p, org) Bob Bushnell, Harry Jensen (g) Ron Miller (b?)
 Bernard Purdie (d) Don Covay (vo)
NYC, October 4, 1964
8252    I'll Be Satisfied
8253    You Must Believe In Me
Bushnell plays (el-b). Wally Richardson (g) replaces Miller
NYC, October 5, 1964
8243    Daddy Loves Baby
8244    Please Don't Let Me Know
8245    Can't Fight It Baby
Dud Bascomb (tp) Babe Clarke (ts) Horace Ott (p) Harry Jensen,
 Wally Richardson (g) Ron Miller (b?) Bob Bushnell

(bag) Bernard Purdie (d) Don Covay (vo)
8249    You're Good For Me
8251    Come See About Me

tracks list:

 A1         Mercy, Mercy       
A2         I'll Be Satisfied       
A3         Come On In       
A4         Can't Stay Away       
A5         Can't Fight It Baby       
A6         You're Good For Me       
B1         Take This Hurt Off Me       
B2         Daddy Loves Baby       
B3         Come See About Me       
B4         You Must Believe In Me       
B5         Please Don't Let Me Know       
B6         Just Because


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