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...."

lundi 8 février 2021


STAX RECORDS 1962/64                                 LP 705

 released in 1965
also issued on Atlantic SD 7705.

credits and sessions recording
Booker T. Jones (org) Steve Cropper (g) 
Lewis Steinberg (el-b) Al Jackson (d)

Memphis, TN, November 12, 1962
6589    Aw' Mercy
6590    Jellybread

same personnel

Memphis, TN, February 11, 1963
6775    Home Grown
6777    Big Train
Wayne Jackson (tp) Charles Axton (ts) Floyd Newman (bars)
Booker T. Jones (org, el-p, tb) Steve Cropper (g) Lewis Steinberg (el-b) 
Al Jackson (d)

Memphis, TN, June 17, 1963

7073    Chinese Checkers
7074    Plum Nellie

Booker T. Jones (org) Steve Cropper (g) Lewis Steinberg (el-b)
Al Jackson (d)

Memphis, TN, January 8, 1964

7529    Tic-Tac-Toe

same personnel
Memphis, TN, June 19, 1964

7992    Soul Dressing

Booker T. Jones (organ) Steve Cropper (guitar)
Lewis Steinberg (electric-bass -1)
Lewis Steinberg or Donald "Duck" Dunn 
(electric-bass -2/4) Al Jackson (drums)

Memphis, TN, November 10, 1964

1. 8318    Can't Be Still
2. 8335    Outrage
3. 8336    Night Owl Walk
4. 8337    Mercy Mercy

track list:

A1        Soul Dressing    2:24   
A2        Tic-Tac-Toe    2:30   
A3        Big Train    2:30   
A4        Jellybread    2:27   
A5        Aw' Mercy    2:34   
A6        Outrage    2:31   
B1        Night Owl Walk    3:12   
B2        Chinese Checkers    2:25   
B3        Home Grown    2:39   
B4        Mercy Mercy    2:32   
B5        Plum Nellie    2:03   
B6        Can't Be Still    1:57    



2 commentaires:

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