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...."

samedi 16 mai 2020


BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1964                        BLP 4175

 also issued on Blue Note BST 84175, CDP 7 84175-2.

credits :

 Bass – Ron Carter
Cornet – Freddie Hubbard
Drums – Anthony Williams
Piano – Herbie Hancock
Written-By – Herbie Hancock

recorded at:
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs,
NJ, June 17, 1964

tracks listing:

A1        One Finger Snap       
A2        Oliloqui Valley       
B1        Cantaloupe Island       
B2        The Egg


1 commentaire:

  1. classic post-bop album with the core rhythm section of Hancock-Carter-Williams at the peak of it's powers. a must-listen for any jazz fan.