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...."

vendredi 4 août 2017


TETRAGRAMMATON RECORDS 1969               T - 111

 decent, if derivative, soul vocalist, Chicagoan Rhetta Hughes seemed 
about ready to move into the spotlight in 1969, when her remake of the Doors'
 ‘Light My Fire’ made the R&B Top 40. Later, in 1983, she would have a hit 
on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart with ‘Angel Man (G.A.)’. 

Arranged By – Mike Terry*

Artwork By [Album Design] – Jon Echeverrieta
Photography – Gene Brownwell
Producer – Mike Terry, Jo Armstead

tracks list:

A1 Light My Fire 2:53
A2 Baby, I Need Your Loving 3:25
A3 Hip Old Lady On A Honda 2:08
A4 Walk On By 2:53
A5 His Happiness 2:35
A6 Cry Myself To Sleep 2:06
B1 Sooky 2:22
B2 Giving Up My Heartaches 2:24
B3 Gimme Some Of Yours 2:19
B4 You're Doing It With Her 2:45
B5 I Can't Stand Under This Pressure

updated link

8 commentaires:

  1. A wonderful singer who never got the recognition she deserved
    And I’m still looking for her debut from 1965
    Rheta Hughes with Tennyson Stephens – Introducing An Electrifying New Star
    The title just sounds too promising

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  3. sorry I deleted the comment by accident, could you send it to me?

  4. No worries, I was just asking if you had track 5 - His Happiness, it's missing from the download. Great site by the way, finding so much music!

  5. Dead Link.....Rapidgator File not found!
    Re-up please thanks

  6. Many thanks for th re-up great site!