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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...."

samedi 30 novembre 2013

INEZ & CHARLIE FOXX COME BY HERE

DYNAMO RECORDS 1967                                   DM 7000  


tracks list:

A1 Come By Here
A2 My Special Prayer
A3 Tightrope
A4 No Stranger To Love
A5 Baby Take It All
B1 I Stand Accused / Guilty
B2 Undecided
B3 Never Love A Robin
B4 A Stranger I Didn't Know
B5 I Love You 1000 Times



jeudi 28 novembre 2013

BO DIDDLEY HEY! GOOD LOOKIN'

CHECKER RECORDS 1965                                         LP-2992 


Chess Producing Corp. 2120 South Michigan Avenue.
Chicago Illinois

tracks list:

A1 Hey, Good Lookin' 2:55
A2 Mush Mouth Millie 2:03
A3 Bo Diddley's Hootenanny 2:21
A4 London Stomp 2:15
A5 Let's Walk Awhile 2:38
A6 Rooster Stew 2:18
B1 La, La, La 2:30
B2 Yeah, Yeah, Yeah 2:30
B3 Rain Man 3:15
B4 I Wonder Why (People Don't Like Me) 3:35
B5 Brother Dear 2:20
B6 Mummy Walk 2:10






lundi 25 novembre 2013

J.J. JACKSON With THE GREATEST LITTLE SOUL BAND IN THE LAND, BUT IT'S ALRIGHT

CALLA RECORDS 1967                                            lp  1101




tracks list

A1 But It's Alright
Written-By – Jackson*, Tubbs*
2:55
A2 Try Me
Written By – McCorcle - Jackson - King
2:07
A3 That Ain't Right
Written By – Jessup - Foster
2:31
A4 You've Got Me Dizzy
Written-By – Reed*
2:43
A5 A Change Is Gonna Come
Written-By – Cooke*
2:14
A6 I Dig Girls
Written By – King
2:18
B1 Come See Me
Written-By – Jackson*, Tubbs*, Barnes*
2:17
B2 The Stones That I Throw
Written By – Robertson
2:37
B3 Give Me Back The Love
Written By – Green - King - Paul
2:41
B4 Ain't Too Proud To Beg
Written By – Holland - Whitfield
2:29
B5 Love Is A Hurting Thing
Written By – Raleigh - Linden
2:23






JOHN PLONSKY QUINTET COOL MAN COOL

GLODEN CREST RECORDS 1957                            CR 3014


credits:

 John Plonsky, trumpet
Carl Janelli, baritone saxophone
Dominic Cortese, electric accordian
Chet Amsterdam, bass
Mel Zelnick, drums  

recorded:
New York, NY; March 5, 1957

tracks list:

A1 Laurel And Hardy
A2 The Lady Is A Tramp
A3 But Not For Me
A4 Putting On The Ritz
A5 Just In Time
B1 Calico Shoes
B2 Angel Hair
B3 How About You?
B4 Funkier Than Thou
B5 I'll Take Romance
B6 Blonde Caboose





vendredi 22 novembre 2013

FREDDIE HUBBARD BREAKING POINT!

BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1964                                   BLP 4172  


credits:


Alto Saxophone, Flute – James Spaulding
Bass – Eddie Khan
Drums – Joe Chambers
Piano – Ronnie Mathews
Trumpet – Freddie Hubbard


Producer – Alfred Lion
Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 7, 1964

tracks list:

A1 Breaking Point
Written-By – Freddie Hubbard
A2 Far Away
Written-By – Freddie Hubbard
B1 Blue Frenzy
Written-By – Freddie Hubbard
B2 D Minor Mint
Written-By – Freddie Hubbard
B3 Mirrors
Written-By – Joe Chambers





mardi 19 novembre 2013

KING CURTIS OLD GOLD

TRU SOUND RECORDS                                          TRU 15006


credits:

Bass – Bob Bushnell
Bongos – Willie Rodriguez
Congas – Willie Rodriguez
Drums – Ray Lucas
Guitar – Billy Butler , Eric Gale
Liner Notes – Dale Wright 
Organ – Jack McDuff
Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
Recording Supervisor – Esmond Edwards
Saxophone – King Curtis

recorded at:
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, 
NJ, September 19, 1961 and September 22, 1961
Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
Recording Supervisor – Esmond Edwards

tracks list:

 A1 Fever
    A2 Honky Tonk
   A3 So Rare
 A4 Tippin' In
  A5 You Came A Long Way From St. Louis
A6 Tuxedo Junction
B1 The Hucklebuck
B2 Lean Baby
   B3 Harlem Nocturne
B4 Night Train
B5 Soft






lundi 18 novembre 2013

THE LATIN SOULS TIGER BOO-GA-LOO

KAPP RECORDS 1968                                             KL-3553

Paul Serrano & The Latin Souls


tracks list:


A1 I've Got You 2:32
A2 The Way You Look Tonight 2:30
A3 Pata Pata 3:20
A4 You've Been Talking About Me Baby 3:04
A5 The Latin Souls Theme 3:22
B1 Tiger Boo-Ga-Loo 3:40
B2 A Song Called Soul 2:58
B3 When I Fall In Love 2:58
B4 Look But Don't Touch 3:11
B5 Blowin' In The Wind





samedi 16 novembre 2013

ALBERT KING, STEVE CROPPER & POPS STAPLES ‎ JAMMED TOGETHER

STAX RECORDS 1969                                            STS 2020    


credits:


Recording date: Late spring, early summer of 1969.

Engineers:
Terry Manning, Bobby Manuel, Mickey Buckins
producers: Al Jackson, Jr.,Al Bell
re-mix engineer Ron Capone


tracks list:

   A1 What'd I Say
   A2 Tupelo
  A3 Opus De Soul
A4 Baby What You Want Me To Do
B1 Big Bird
B2 Homer's Theme
B3 Trashy Dog
B4 Don't Turn Your Heater Down
B5 Water
B6 Knock On Wood



Guitar – Albert King, Pops Staples, Steve Cropper
Written-By – A. Isbell*, S. Cropper*



vendredi 15 novembre 2013

LITTLE JOHNNY TAYLOR EVERYBODY KNOWS ABOUT MY GOOD THING

RONN RECORDS 1972                                              LPS 7530


credits:

Arranged By – Miles Grayson
Coordinator [Album] – Jo Wyatt
Photography By – Harold Israel
Producer – Jewel Akens (tracks: B4:B5), 
Miles Grayson (tracks: A1:A6, B1:B3)


tracks list

A1 Baby Get Hip To Yourself 2:40
A2 How Are You Fixed For Love 2:48
A3 How Can A Broke Man Survive 2:39
A4 Keep On Keeping On 2:58
A5 Everybody Knows About My Good Thing (Pt.1) 3:15
A6 Everybody Knows About My Good Thing (Pt. 2) 2:43
B1 There's Something On Your Mind 2:46
B2 You've Got The Love I Need 3:38
B3 It's My Fault Darling 2:52
B4 Make Love To Me Baby 2:46
B5 Sweet Soul Woman 3:54






jeudi 14 novembre 2013

DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET JAZZ IMPRESSIONS OF NEW YORK

COLUMBIA RECORDS 1964                                       CS 9075

credits:

Paul Desmond (alto saxophone - marimba )
 Dave Brubeck (piano) 
Gene Wright (bass) 
Joe Morello (drums) 
Teo Macero (claves ) 
Howard Brubeck, John Lee (percussion )

Recorded June 16 to August 21, 1964

tracks list:

A1 Theme From "Mr. Broadway" 2:25
A2 Broadway Bossa Nova 3:15
A3 Autumn In Washington Square 5:27
A4 Something To Sing About 3:52
A5 Sixth Sense 6:55
A6 Spring In Central Park 2:27
B1 Lonely Mr. Broadway 4:20
B2 Summer On The Sound 2:40
B3 Winter Ballad 2:45
B4 Broadway Romance 5:50
B5 Upstage Rumba 3:10







mercredi 13 novembre 2013

THE MUSTANGS DARTELL STOMP

PROVIDENCE RECORDS 1964                            PLP 001

The band today:



tracks list:

A1 Dartell Stomp
A2 Milord
A3 Foot Stomping Part 1
A4 Rumpus
A5 Little Honda
A6 Green Onions
B1 Topsy 65
B2 Sunrise
B3 Wipe Out
B4 Run, Run, Run
B5 Hot Pastrami
B6 Lazy Love



mardi 12 novembre 2013

LITTLE WILLIE JOHN SURE THINGS

KING RECORDS 1961                                                    739



tracks list:

A1 Sleep
A2 A Cottage For Sale
A3 There's A Difference
A4 I'm Sorry
A5 My Love - Is
A6 I Like To See My Baby
B1 Walk Slow
B2 The Very Thought Of You
B3 Heartbreak (It's Hurtin' Me)
B4 Loving Care
B5 You Hurt Me
B6 I'm Shakin


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lundi 11 novembre 2013

THE LATIN SOULS BOO-GA-LOO And SHING-A-LING

KAPP RECORDS 1967                                                KS-3524

credits:

Johnny Serrano and various artists


tracks listing:


A1 The Party Is Over 3:15
A2 Guajira Controversial 4:30
A3 Hey Lulu! 2:46
A4 Fly Me To The Moon 4:05
A5 A Place In The Sun 2:34
B1 Que Va 6:29
B2 In The Midnight Hour 3:56
B3 La Banda 3:32
B4 Latin Soul Descarga 5:02






samedi 9 novembre 2013

EARL GRANT THE VERSATILE EARL GRANT

DECCA RECORDS 1958                                           DL 8672



tracks list:

A1 The Nearness Of You
Written-By – Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington
A2 Fever
Written-By – Eddie Cooley, Johnny Davenport*
A3 Blue Star (The "Medic" Theme)
Written-By – E. Heyman*, V. Young*
A4 The Japanese Farewell Song
Written-By – Freddy Morgan, Hasegawa Yoshida
A5 Honky Tonk
Written-By – B. Doggett*, B. Butler*, C. Scott*,
 H. Glover*, S. Shepard*
A6 Malaguena (From The Suite "Andalucia")
Written-By – Ernesto Lecuona
B1 Send For Me
Written-By – Ollie Jones
B2 Dream
Written-By – John H. Mercer*
B3 Ol' Man River
Written-By – Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II
B4 The Next Time You See Me
Written-By – Earl Forest, William G. Harvey
B5 Since I Fell For You
Written-By – Buddy Johnson
B6 Midnight Earl
Written-By – Earl Grant







lundi 4 novembre 2013

KING CURTIS & THE KINGPINS ‎ KING SIZE SOUL

ATCO RECORDS 1967                                      SD 33-231

credits:

King Curtis (tenor, alto saxophone) 
Dewey "Spooner" Oldham (piano, organ) 
Jimmy Johnson, Joe South, Bobby Womack (guitar) 
Tommy Cogbill (electric bass)
 Jerry Jemmott (electric bass) 
Roger Hawkins (drums)

Arranged By [Horn & String] – Arif Mardin, Ralph Burns
Producer – Tom Dowd, Tommy Cogbill
Supervised By – Jerry Wexler

recorded at:
Memphis, TN, August 24, 1967
Engineer – Chips Moman, Darryl Carter

tracks list:

A1 Ode To Billie Joe
Written-By – Bobbie Gentry
2:48
A2 A Whiter Shade Of Pale
Written-By – Garry Brooker*, Keith Reid
3:52
A3 For What It's Worth
Written-By – Stephen Stills
2:33
A4 To Sir, With Love
Written-By – Don Black, Marc London*
2:37
A5 Memphis Soul Stew
Written-By – King Curtis
2:55
B1 When A Man Loves A Woman
Written-By – Andrew Wright (4), Calvin Lewis
2:54
B2 I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)
Written-By – Ronny Shannon*
2:45
B3 Live For Life (Vivre Pour Vivre)
Written-By – Francis Lai, Norman Gimbel
2:51
B4 C.C. Rider
Written-By – Chuck Willis
3:04
B5 I Was Made To Love Her
Written-By – Henry Cosby, Lula Hardaway,
 Stevie Wonder, Sylvia Moy
2:2




JOHNNY GUITAR WATSON & LARRY WILLIAMS TWO FOR THE PRICE OF ONE

           OKEH RECORDS 1967                               OKS 14122        

credits:

Arranged By – Arthur Wright, Melvin Jernigan
Producer – Larry Williams 

tracks list:

A1 Two For The Price Of One 3:14
A2 Keep On Lovin' You 2:20
A3 Ask Me 2:31
A4 Ain't Gonna Move 2:16
A5 Mercy, Mercy, Mercy 2:48
B1 Too Late 2:20
B2 Love Is Such A Funny Thing 2:32
B3 Takin' No Chances 2:03
B4 I'd Rather Fight Than Switch 2:33
B5 A Quitter Never Wins 2:30



samedi 2 novembre 2013

KING CURTIS IT'S PARTY TIME WITH KING CURTIS

TRU- SOUND RECORDS 1962                      TRU 15008

credits:

unknown (trumpet -1) 
King Curtis, Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) 
Paul Griffin (piano) 
Ernie Hayes (organ) 
Billy Butler (guitar) 
Jimmy Lewis (bass) 
Ray Lucas (drums) 
unknown (bongos -1)

recorded at:
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 11, 1961
and January 5, 1962

tracks list:

A1 Free For All 4:00
A2 Easy Like 4:45
A3 Hot Saxes 2:10
A4 I'll Wait For You 2:15
A5 The Party Time Twist 2:20
B1 Low Dwon 2:32
B2 Keep Movin' 2:05
B3 (Let's Do) The Hully Gully Twist 2:05
B4 Slow Motion 2:55
B5 Firefly 2:29
B6 Something Frantic 2:26




vendredi 1 novembre 2013

SARAH VAUGHAN ¡VIVA! VAUGHAN

  MERCURY RECORDS                                          SR 60941  

Viva! Vaughan is a 1965 studio album by Sarah Vaughan, 
orchestrated and conducted by Frank Foster, 
and produced by Quincy Jones.

credits:

Sarah Vaughan – vocals
Jerome Richardson – flute
Wayne Andre – trombone
Dick Hixson – bass trombone
Bernard Eichen – violin
Barry Galbraith – guitar
Bob James – piano
Willie Bobo – percussion
Bobby Donaldson – drums
George Duvivier – double bass

Frank Foster – arranger, conductor
Quincy Jones – producer

Recorded August 13-18, 1964

tracks list:

A1 The Boy From Impanema
A2 Fascinating Rhythm
A3 Night Song 
(From The Broadway Musical Production "Golden Boy")
A4 Mr. Lucky
A5 Fever
A6 Shiny Stockings
B1 Avalon
B2 Tea For Two
B3 Quiet Nights (Corcovado)
B4 Stompin' At The Savoy
B5 Moment Of Truth
B6 Jive Samba




NOLAN PORTER NOLAN

ABC RECORDS 1972                                          ABCX 766


credits:

Arranged By – Gabriel Mekler, Nolan Porter
Bass [Uncredited] – Roy Estrada
Drums [Uncredited] – Jimmy Carl Black, Richie Hayward
Guitar [Uncredited] – Lowell George
Keyboards [Uncredited] – Bill Payne
Percussion [Uncredited], Saxophone [Uncredited] – Tony Elisalda
Producer [Produced By] – Gabriel Mekler
Written-By – G. Mekler* (tracks: A1, A4, A5, B1), N. Porter* (tracks: A1, B1)


Artwork By [Design], Photography – Tom Gundelfinger
Producer  – Gabriel Mekler

Recorded at The Sound Factory in Hollywood.
Engineer  – Dave Hassinger, Val Garay

tracks list:

A1 I Like What You Give 2:51
A2 Groovin' (Out On Life)
Written By – B. Charles
3:00
A3 Somebody's Gone
Written-By – W. Payne*, L. George*
2:12
A4 Work It Out In The Morning 2:45
A5 Oh Baby
Written By – G. Austin
3:07
B1 If I Could Only Be Sure 3:21
B2 Crazy Love
Written-By – V. Morrison*
2:54
B3 Singer Man
Written By – K. Henley
2:08
B4 Burn Down The Cornfield
Written-By – R. Newman*
2:55
B5 Keep On Keepin' On 3:07