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 3 février 2015


RIVERSIDE RECORDS 1961                            RS 9470

also issued on Jazzland JLP 944; Riverside RLP 470

Happy Ground is the second album by American 
jazz vibraphonist Johnny Lytle which was recorded 
in 1961 for the Jazzland label. The album was 
later reissued on the Riverside label in 1963.


 Johnny Lytle - vibraphone
    Milton Harris - organ
    William "Peppy" Hinnant - drums

recorded at:
New York City: March 23, 1961

tracks list:

A1 Lela
A2 Take The "A" Train          
A3 Secret Love
A4 When I Fall In Love
B1 Tag Along          
B2 It's All Right With Me          
B3 Happy Ground          
B4 My Funny Valentine

1 commentaire:

  1. Ah ! Celui-là, je le charchais depuis des années !
    Merci mille fois pour ce blog remarquable de goût et de pertinence.