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...."

mercredi 23 juillet 2014


VEE JAY RECORDS 1964                               VJLP 2502

Leroy Vinnegar was an American jazz bassist.
He recorded extensively as both a leader and sideman. 
He came to public attention in the 1950s as a result 
of recording with Lee Konitz, André Previn, Stan Getz, 
Shorty Rogers, Chet Baker, Shelly Manne, Joe Castro 
and Serge Chaloff.[1] He played bass on Previn and 
Manne's My Fair Lady album, one of the most successful 
jazz records ever produced. He also performed on another 
of jazz's biggest hit albums, 
Eddie Harris and Les McCann's Swiss Movement, released in 1969.


Leroy Vinnegar bass, 
Bill Goodwin drums, 
Mike Melvoin piano

tracks list:

A1 Doing That Thing
A2 You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
A3 If I Should Lose You
A4 Love Nest
B1 Kick, Laugh, Crawl
B2 Persuasion
B3 They Say It's Wonderful
B4 Bees Sees

1 commentaire:

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