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...."

dimanche 29 août 2021


ATLANTIC RECORDS 1969                                 SD 8265

credits :

Backing Vocals – Almeda Lattimore (tracks: A1 to A3, B3 to B6), 
Brenda Bryant (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2, B5), 
Evelyn Green (tracks: A3, B3, B4, B6),
 Margaret Branch (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2, B5),
 Pat Lewis (tracks: A3, B3, B4, B6), 
Wylene Ivy (tracks: A3, B3, B4, B6)
    Bass – David Hood (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B5), 

Harold Cowart (tracks: B2, B3, B6), 
Tommy McClure (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A6, B4)
    Drums – Roger Hawkins (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B5), 

Sammy Creason (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A6, B4)
    Guitar – Charlie Freeman (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A6, B4),

 Cornell Dupree (tracks: B2, B5, B6),
 Eddie Hinton,
Duane Allman (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B5),
 Jimmie Johnson (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B5)
    Keyboards – Barry Beckett (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B5), 

Jim Dickinson (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A6, B4),
 Mike Utley* (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A6, B4)
    Mastered By – Al Brown (5)
    Organ – Dave Crawford (tracks: B2, B3, B6)
    Piano – Aretha Franklin (tracks: A1 to A6, B2 to B6)
    Producer – Arif Mardin, Jerry Wexler, Tom Dowd
    Written-By – Aretha Franklin (tracks: A3, A4, A6, B2, B3)

recorded :
NYC, May 26,27, 1969,
Criteria Recording Studios, Miami, FL,
October 3, 1969, March 10, 1970

tracks list:

A1 Don't Play That Song
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun, Betty Nelson 2:48   
A2 The Thrill Is Gone (From Yesterday's Kiss)
Written-By – Art Benson, Dale Petite   
A3 Pullin'
Written-by [Uncredited] – Carolyn Franklin, Jimmy Radcliffe
A4 You And Me
Backing Vocals – Sweet Inspirations, The   
A5 Honest I Do
Written-By – Ewart Abner, Jr., Jimmy Reed   
A6 Spirit In The Dark
Backing Vocals – Sweet Inspirations, The   
B1 When The Battle Is Over
Guitar – Duane Allman
Written-By – Jessie Hill, Malcolm Rebennac  
B2 One Way Ticket
Drums – Ray Lucas   
B3 Try Matty's
Drums – Tubby Ziegler
Guitar – Jimmy O'Rourke   
B4 That's All I Want From You
Written-By – Fritz Rotter, M. Rotha
B5 Oh No Not My Baby
Written-By – Carole King & Jerry Goffin
B6 Why I Sing The Blues
Drums – Ray Lucas
Written-By – B. B. King, Dave Clark


1 commentaire:

  1. Hi!

    Thanx for this one. A "new" addition to her collection. All Music rates this 4 & 1/2 out of 5 stars.

    Ciao! For now.