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 2 avril 2013


PRESTIGE RECORDS 1965                               PRST 7364

Together Again! is an album by saxophonist Willis Jackson with 
organist Jack McDuff which was recorded in 1959 and 1960 and 
released on the Prestige label in 1965.


Willis Jackson - tenor saxophone
Jack McDuff - organ
Bill Jennings - guitar
Milt Hinton (tracks 4 & 5), Wendell Marshall (tracks 2 & 3), 
Tommy Potter (track 1) - bass
Bill Elliot (track 2), Alvin Johnson (tracks 1 & 3-5) - drums
Buck Clarke - congas (tracks 4 & 5)

Recorded May 25 & November 9, 1959 and February 26 & August 16, 1960
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack and Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
engineer Rudy Van Gelder

tracks list:

1. Three Little Words  [Kalmar, Ruby]
2. Tu'gether  [Jackson]
3. Glad A See Ya  [Jackson]
4. This'll Get to Ya  [Jackson]  
5. It Might as Well Be Spring  [Rodgers/Hammerstein]

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