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...."

lundi 1 juin 2020


PRESTIGE RECORDS 1961                                 PR 7420


Johnny “Hammond” Smith – Organ
Eddie McFadden – Guitar
Freddie McCoy – Vibraphone
Wendell Marshall – Double Bass
Leo Stevens – Drums

sessions recording:

Rudy Van Gelder Studio 
Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 14, 1961
2866 Autumn Leaves
2867 Opus De Funk
2868 Almost Like Being In Love
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio 
Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 12, 1961
3029 Sad Eyes
3030 Shirley's Theme
3031 If Someone Had Told Me
3033 Gone With The Wind

tracks list:

A1 Opus De Funk 5:15
A2 Almost Like Being In Love 4:20
A3 Autumn Leaves 4:05
A4 Sad Eyes 4:25
B1 Gone With The Wind 5:41
B2 If Someone Had Told Me 4:25
B3 Shirley's Theme 4:35

1 commentaire:

  1. Mrsoul7700 pleasee post lp
    MILT BUCKNER & JEAN-PAUL AMOUROUX Boogie For Piano And Organ