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 1 septembre 2016


VERVE RECORDS 1961                                    V6-8419


Bass – Al McKibbon
Bongos – Armando Peraza
Congas – Wilfredo Vicente*
Flute – Paul Horn
Liner Notes – Dick Hadlock
Photography By [Cover] – Pete Turner (4)
Piano – Lonnie Hewitt
Producer – Creed Taylor
Timbales – Johnny Rae
Vibraphone – Cal Tjader

Recorded In Los Angeles August 28 + 29, 1961

 tracks list:

A1 Ben-Hur 2:25
A2 Davito 2:35
A3 Green Dolphin Street 5:30
A4 Pauneto´s Point 3:04
A5 Speak Low 2:57
B1 Triste 4:01
B2 Misty 2:48
B3 Mambo In Miami 2:40
B4 Ecstasy 2:30
B5 Half And Half

1 commentaire: