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...."

mardi 26 juin 2012


BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1968                      BST 84293 


Bass – Bob Cranshaw
Congas – Victor Pantojo*
Congas, Guiro – "Potato" Valdes*
Drums – Mickey Roker
Flute, Flute [Alto] – Jerry Dodgion
Guitar – Al Gafa, Sam Brown (2)
Piano – Duke Pearson
Vibraphone – Bobby Hutcherson

sessions recording:

Jerry Dodgion (fl, afl) Bobby Hutcherson (vib) Duke Pearson (p, arr)
 Sam Brown (ac-g) Al Gafa (el-g) Bob Cranshaw (b)
 Mickey Roker (d) Victor Partajo (cga)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 24, 1968

3049 tk.22 Bunda Amerela (Little Yellow Streetcar)
Jerry Dodgion (fl, afl -1/4) Bobby Hutcherson (vib -1,3,4)
 Duke Pearson (p, arr) Sam Brown (ac-g -1,3,4) Al Gafa (el-g -1/4)
 Bob Cranshaw (b) Mickey Roker (d) 
Carlos "Patato" Valdes (cga, guiro -1/4)

Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 11, 1968

tracks list:

A1 The Phantom 10:15
A2  Blues For Alvina Written By – Willie and Alvina Wilson 3:05
A3  Bunda Amerela (Little Yellow Streetcar) 6:05
B1  Los Ojos Alegres (The Happy Eyes) 6:15
B2  Say You're Mine 5:50
B3  The Moana Surf Written By – Jerry Dodgion7:25

3 commentaires:

  1. Good to see you back! Unfortunately, I have trouble with Rapidgator.

  2. hi Bill,

  3. hey man! thanks! you're the fucking man ;) greetings from Argentina! and keep walking ;)