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 27 juin 2015


FANIA RECORDS 1968                                     SLP 349


 Bass – Carlos Valle
    Bongos – Tito Palleya
    Congas – Juan Rivera
    Coro – Joe Rivera, Tito Palleya
    Flute – Vernon Walker
    Piano – Louis Small
    Saxophone [Alto] – Anthony "Tony" Jimenez
    Saxophone [Tenor] – Larry Warden
    Timbales – Carlos Crossman Jr.
    Vocals – Ray Ramirez

Producer – Harvey Averne

tracks list:

A1 Camel Walk 2:45
A2 Afro-Shingaling 3:55
A3 Milagros 4:35
A4 Creation 3:15
B1 Fuiste 2:27
B2 Chevere 4:32
B3 Guajira 4:57
B4 Ya Llegaron     2:36

1 commentaire:

  1. Looks interesting!Thanks Michel and I hope all is well with you.