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...."

samedi 16 avril 2022


CHECKER RECORDS 1965                              LP 2997

The New Look is a first studio album by Fontella Bass 
released on Checker Records 2997. 
 Vocal Fontella bass
drums Maurice White
Bass  Louis Satterfield
pete Cosey & Gerald Sims  Guitar
Leonard Caston Piano
Sonny Tompson organ
Charles stepney Vibes

Arrangements: Phil Wright.
Recorded at Ter Mar Recording Studios, Chicago, November 1965.
Engineer: Ron Malo.
Album Production and Supervision: Billy Davis.

tracks list:

A1 Our Day Will Come 3:45
A2 How Glad I Am 2:41
A3 Oh No, Not My Baby 2:39
A4 Rescue Me 2:50
A5 Gee Whiz 2:28
A6 I'm A Woman 2:29
B1 Since I Fell For You 3:24
B2 Impossible 2:49
B3 You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' 3:24
B4 Soul Of The Man 3:30
B5 Come And Get These Memories 2:18
B6 I Know 3:08


1 commentaire:

  1. Hi!

    Thanx for this one & Bo Diddley. Both new additions to their collections.

    Ciao! For now.