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...."

dimanche 5 octobre 2014


BLUE THUMB RECORDS 1973                       BTS 7000


Directed By – Stewart Levine
Guitar – Arthur Adams, David T. Walker, Larry Carlton
Keyboards – Joe Sample
Percussion, Effects – Nesbert "Stix" Hooper*
Saxophone, Electric Bass, Marimba [Bass] – Wilton Felder
Trombone – Wayne Henderson
Written-By – Stix Hooper* (tracks: A3, B1, D2),
Joe Sample (tracks: A1, B3, C1, D2, D3),
Wayne Henderson (tracks: A2, A4, C2, D2),
Wilton Felder (tracks: A5, B2, D1)

Directed for Chisa Records Productions, Inc.
Recorded and mixed at Wally Haider Recorders,
Los Angeles, Calif.
Engineer – Rik Pekkonen
Producer – The Crusaders
tracks list:

A1 Don't Let It Get You Down 3:00
A2 Take It Or Leave It 3:40
A3 Gotta Get It On 2:50
A4 Where There's A Will There's A Way 5:30
A5 Look Beyond The Hill 3:20
B1 Journey From Within 4:51
B2 Ain't Gon' Change A Thang 4:30
B3 A Message From The Inner City 8:50
C1 A Search For Soul 9:40
C2 No Place To Hide 8:44
D1 Tomorrow Where Are You? 5:10
D2 Tough Talk 6:00
D3 Do You Remember When? 6:00

updated link


3 commentaires:

  1. Hi, if it's not too much trouble could you please put a zippyshare link on this post? I love the Crusaders, Joe Sample was an amazing musician.

  2. Thanks for the update. And thanks for sharing you vast knowledge of music with us.