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 20 août 2022


 TAMLA RECORDS 1968                                   TS 286 


Producer     Smokey Robinson
Nickolas Ashford & Valerie Simpson
    Wanda Young- Lead vocals, backing vocals on 
"I'm Gonna Hold On as Long as I Can"
    Katherine Anderson - Backing vocals
    Anne Bogan - Backing vocals, lead vocals on
 "I'm Gonna Hold On as Long as I Can"
    Gladys Horton - Backing vocals on "You're the One"
    Melvin Franklin - Intro on "My Baby Must Be a Magician"
    The Andantes - Backing vcoals
       The Funk Brothers - Instrumentation 
 Released     1968
Recorded     1966-1968

track list:
A1 My Baby Must Be A Magician
    Written-By – Wm. Robinson*    
A2 Destination: Anywhere
    Written-By – Ashford, Simpson*     
A3 I'm Gonna Hold On Long As I Can
    Written-By – Wilson*, Manns*     
A4 Here I Am Baby
    Written-By – Wm. Robinson*    
A5 You're The One For Me Bobby
    Written-By – Wm. Robinson*    
A6 Reachin' For Something I Can't Have
    Written-By – Weatherspoon*, Dean, Weatherspoon*    
B1 Your Love Can Save Me
    Written-By – Ashford, Simpson*    
B2 You're The One
    Written-By – Wm. Robinson*    
B3 Don't Make Hurting Me A Habit
    Written-By – Dean, Weatherspoon*, Barnes*    
B4 What's Easy For Two Is Hard For One
    Written-By – Wm. Robinson*    
B5 The Stranger
    Written-By – I. Hunter*     
B6 Someway, Somehow
    Written-By – Morris*, Moy* 


3 commentaires:

  1. Thanks for downloading lots of old school soul and soul/jazz to give me happy listening this weekend.

  2. Thanks for this but the link is to Lowell Fulsom