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...."

jeudi 23 octobre 2014


BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1969                         BST   84343 

credits and session recording: 

John Manning  Sax (Tenor) 
 Ron McMaster  Mastering 
 Francis Wolff  Producer 
 Tommy Derrick  Drums 
 Patrick Roques  Redesign 
 Frank Gauna  Art Direction 
 Tom Evered  Producer 
 Bob Venosa  Artwork 
 Reuben Wilson  Main Performer, Organ 
 Melvin Sparks  Guitar   

  Michael Cuscuna  Producer 
 Stanley Dance  Liner Notes
  Mati Klarwein  Cover Art  

 Rudy Van Gelder  Engineer 
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ,
December 12, 1969

track list: 

A1     Bambu
Written-By – M. Sparks*
A2     Knock On Wood
Written-By – E. Floyd*, S. Cropper*
A3     Bus Ride
Written-By – R. Wilson*
B1     Orange Peel
Written-By – R. Wilson*
B2     Twenty-Five Miles
Written-By – E. Starr*, J. Bristol - H. Fuqua*
B3     Blue Mode
Written-By – R. Wilson*

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