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...."

mercredi 20 mai 2015


CARAVAN RECORDS 1963 (Canada)                 FP 1000


 Organ – Curley Bridges
    Performer – Frank Motley & The Hitchikers
As for The Hitch-Hikers, after getting their start with Motley
 they backed American singer Jackie Shane
 (scroll about 4/5ths of the way down), a flamboyant transvestite
 performer who often played at Toronto's Sapphire Tavern,
 on a 1968 live album.
    Producer – John C. Irvine
    Saxophone – King Herbert

 track list:

 A1         Dual Trumpet Bounce     1:55   
A2         High Heel Sneakers     3:29   
A3         Knock On Wood     4:12   
A4         Money     10:34   
B1         Raindrops     4:50   
B2         You're The One     3:42   
B3         Don't Play That Song     4:23   
B4         Papa's Got A Brand New Bag     3:55   
B5         Any Other Way     8:23

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1 commentaire:

  1. New artist to me.Tracks make it sound interesting,THANKS for the share.