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 27 août 2020


VERVE RECORDS 1965                              V6-8631


 Bass  Jim Phillips, Richard Davis
    Congas  Victor Pantoja
    Cornet  Melvin Lastie
        Guitar  Clarence Henry
    Percussion  Willie Bobo
    Saxophone  Bobby Brown

recorded at:

Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 
June 8, 1965,  August 30, 1965,  September 8, 1965
 Engineer  Rudy Van Gelder

tracks list:

A1 Spanish Grease
A2 Hurt So Bad
A3 It's Not Unusual (Vocal)
A4 Our Day Will Come
A5 Haitian Lady
B1 Blues In The Closet
B2 Nessa
B3 Elation
B4 It's Not Unusual (Instrumental)
B5 Shot Gun; Blind Man, Blind Man




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