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 29 janvier 2016



Crash is a Canadian band, working in Vancouver. They have released 
two previous CD's. The self titled CD in 1998 and Candyshop
 released in 2002 on Maximum Jazz. This is their aptly named third release
 "The Doctor Is In" as Dr. Lonnie Smith is on board on the Hammond B-3.

Alto Saxophone – Cory Weeds
    Bass – Mark Humeniuk
    Drums – Bernie Arai
    Guitar – Dave Sikula
    Organ [Hammond B3] – Dr. Lonnie Smith*
    Tenor Saxophone – Jerry Cook
    Fender Rhodes,Piano - Tilden Webb

Recorded live at the Cellar Jazz Club, Vancouver, B.C.: September 6, 2003
Producer: Cory Weeds and Jerry Cook
Engineer: Chris Gestrin

Tracks list :

01. Nick's Kick (Cory Weeds/Jerry Cook) - 12:02
02. Lonnie Commentary - 0:26
03. Lonnie's Blues (Lonnie Smith) - 16:01
04. Lonnie Commentary - 0:30
05. Play It Back (Lonnie Smith) - 12:57
06. Your Mama's Got A Complex (Lonnie Smith) - 10:12
07. Scream (Lonnie Smith) - 7:11
08. Sideman (Lonnie Smith) - 7:21
09. Love Bowl (Lonnie Smith) - 10:32

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