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, lovers of blues and soul music
and tourists, 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 14 novembre 2017


PRESTIGE RECORDS 1968                              PR 7561  

credits :

Freddie McCoy – vibraphone, drums
JoAnne Brackeen – piano, organ
Steve Wolfe – sitar (tracks 2-5 & 8)
Wally Richardson – guitar (tracks 2-5 & 8)
Lawrence Evans – electric bass
Ray Appleton – drums
Dave Blume – arranger, conductor
Peter Dimitriades, Emanuel Green, Joseph Malignaggi – 
violin (tracks 1-5 & 8)

Recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey 
on 1968 January 24 (tracks 2-5 & 8)
 and February 5 (tracks 1, 6, 7 & 9)

 tracks listing:

A1 Soul Yogi       
A2 Salem Soul Song   
A3 Sorry 'Bout That       
A4 I Am A Walrus       
A5 Pet Sounds       
B1 What Now My Love       
B2 Mysterioso       
B3 Ride On       
B4 Autumn Leaves   


2 commentaires:

  1. Classic line-up
    And there is so more than spiderman - not just for Freddie McCoy
    Unfortunately the link is gone.
    If possible could you please reupload this rarity