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 9 août 2012


original cover

VEE JAY RECORDS 1961                                 VJLP 1040     


Producer – Bill Sheppard

tracks list:

A1 Duke Of Earl
A2 Stand By Me
A3 Festival Of Love
A4 Daddy's Home
A5 I Wake Up Cryin'
A6 Turn On Your Love Light
B1 Nite Owl
B2 I'll Follow You
B3 Big Lie
B4 Kissin' In The Kitchen
B5 So Many Ways
B6 Lonely Island

1 commentaire:

  1. Excellent. I had never heard anything else from Chandler, other than his cuts such as Get Down in 1978 (I think I still have the 12" vinyl actually). So a big thank you for an introduction to his earlier career!