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...."

jeudi 14 mars 2019


VERVE RECORDS 1966                                                V6-8766


Jimmy Smith – Hammond organ
    Wes Montgomery – guitar
    Grady Tate - drums
    Ray Barretto - percussion

        On "Milestones" add:
    Bob Ashton, Danny Bank, Jerry Dodgion,
    Jerome Richardson, Phil Woods - woodwinds
    Clark Terry, Ernie Royal, Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman - trumpet
    Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Quentin Jackson - trombone
    Tony Studd - bass trombone
    Richard Davis - bass
    Oliver Nelson – arranger, conductor

recorded at:

Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ,
    September 21 & 28, 1966
    Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder
    Engineer  – Val Valentin

tracks list:

A1     King Of The Road 4:05
Written-By – Roger Miller
A2     Maybe September 6:22
Written-By – Jay Livingston, Percy Faith, Ray Evans
A3     OGD 5:15
Written-By – Wes Montgomery
B1     Call Me 3:12
Written-By – Tony Hatch
B2     Milestones 4:06
B3     Mellow Mood 8:35
Written-By – Jimmy Smith

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