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 25 février 2021


ATLANTIC RECORDS 1962                              SD8069 

credits :

    Recorded By, Engineer – Bones Howe, Tom Dowd
    Supervised By – Nesuhi Ertegun

Mel Tormé – Vocals, drums
    Shorty Rogers – Arranger and conductor
    Claus Ogerman – Arranger and conductor on

 "Comin' Home Baby!" and "Right Now"
    Joe Burnett – Trumpet
    Ollie Mitchell – Trumpet
    Al Porcino – Trumpet
    Ray Triscari – Trumpet
    Milt Bernhart – Trombone
    Harry Betts – Trombone
    Kenny Shroyer – Trombone
    John Kitzmiller – Tuba
    Bud Shank – Woodwind
    Buddy Collette – Woodwind
    Bob Cooper – Woodwind
    Bill Hood – Woodwind
    Gene Estes – Vibraphone
    Mike Wofford – Piano
    Joe Mondragon – Bass
    Larry Bunker – Drums
    The Cookies – Background vocals
    Nesuhi Ertegun – Producer ("supervised by")

tracks list:

A1 Comin' Home Baby
   Written-By – Ben Tucker, Bob Dorough 2:41    
A2 Dat Dere
    Written-By – Bobby Timmons, Oscar Brown Jr. 2:56    
A3 The Lady's In Love With You
    Written-By– Burton Lane, Frank Loesser 2:57    
A4 Hi-Fly
    Written-By – Jon Hendricks, Randy Weston 3:12    
A5 Puttin' On The Ritz
    Written-By – Irving Berlin 3:23    
A6 Walkin'
    Written-By – Richard Carpenter (2) 2:55    
B1 Moanin'
    Written-By – Bobby Timmons, Jon Hendricks 3:00    
B2 Sing You Sinners
    Written-By – Sam Coslow, W. Franke Harling* 2:24    
B3 Whisper Not
   Written-By – Benny Golson, Leonard Feather 2:47    
B4 On Green Dolphin Street
    Written-By – Bronislau Kaper*, Ned Washington 2:50    
B5 Sidney's Soliloqui
    Written-By – Jimmy Wisner 2:26    
B6 Right Now

4 commentaires:

  1. Un grand merci encore pour cette perle.

  2. Looking forward to hearing this - thanks :)

  3. J'adore merci. Je connaissais le titre "Right Now" qui apparaît assez souvent dans diverses compilations soul jazz.
    Si tu en as d'autres je serai preneur.
    Egalement un grand merci pour l'ensemble de ton blog. Belle collection et up impeccables.