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 7 septembre 2016


BLACK TOP RECORDS 1993                        BT-1092


Lynn August vocals,accordion,Piano,B3 Organ
Rodney Bernard Rubboard,2nd Vocal
Tommy Joe Richard Guitar, Guitar solo
Joe Fontenet Bass
Leroy Etienne Drums
Special Guest:
Snooks Eaglin guitar,guitar solo on "Marked Deck, Jaywalkin', City Woman "
Fred Kemp tenor sax on "slippin and sliddin"
Lynn August jr rubboard on 'it's too Late"

tracks list:

1 Brûler Le Chemin-de-fer À Soir 3:14
2 Slippin' And Slidin' 3:00
3 Did You Have Fun Making Me Cry? 3:04
4 Lead Me On 3:51
5 Love At First Sight 3:21
6 Juré #3 1:08
7 It's Too Late 3:00
8 Rockin' Accordion 3:22
9 The Lord's Gonna Fix It 3:43
10 La Chanson Du Pain Pardu 4:13
11 Marked Deck 3:54
12 You Used To Call Me 3:32
13 Juré #4 1:48
14 City Woman (I'm Not Your Country Boy) 4:41
15 Jaywalkin' 3:22


1 commentaire:

  1. Merci pour cet album Black Top, je ne connaissais pas Lynn August.