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...."

mercredi 19 avril 2023


ATCO RECORDS 1959                                                 33-113


Bass – Jimmy Lewis (2) (tracks: A1 to B4)
Drums – Belton Evans (tracks: A1 to B4)
Guitar – Al Casey (tracks: A1 to B4), 
Jimmy Spruill (tracks: A1, A3, A4, B2, B3), 
Joe Puma (tracks: A2, A5, B1, B4)
Piano – Herman Foster (tracks: A1 to B4)
Saxophone [Tenor] – King Curtis, Noble Watts (tracks: A1, A3, A4, B2, B3)
Soloist [Saxophone] – King Curtis (tracks: A1, A3, A4, B2, B3)
Written-By – Curtis Ousley (tracks: A1, A3 to A5, B2, B3, B6)

Producer [Supervision] – Nesuhi Ertegun
Engineer [Recording] – Bill Schwartau, Tom Dowd

tracks list:

A1 Midnight Ramble 2:30
A2 Linda
Written-By – Jack Lawrence 3:11
A3 The Shake
Written-By – Noble Watts 2:38
A4 Jaywalk 4:18
A5 Lil Brother 4:51
B1 Peter Gunn
Written-By – Henry Mancini 2:52
B2 The Groove 3:10
B3 Snake Eyes 2:58
B4 Cuban Twilight
Written-By – Mike Simpson  2:48
B5 Birth Of The Blues
Written-By – B.G. DeSylva*, Lew Brown, Ray Henderson
B6 Chili


1 commentaire:

  1. Many thank for this and the Geno (used to follow his gigs round the SE of England)