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...."

mardi 28 mai 2019


PRESTIGE RECORDS 1962                          PRST 7260

Bossa Nova Plus (also released as Shuckin')
is an album by saxophonist Willis Jackson which
was recorded in 1962 and released on the Prestige label.


Willis Jackson - tenor saxophone
Tommy Flanagan - piano
Kenny Burrell - guitar
Eddie Calhoun - bass
Roy Haynes - drums
Juan Amalbert, Montego Joe - congas
Jose Paulo - congas, timbales

recorded at:
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs,
NJ, October 30, 1962

tracks list:

A1 Cachita
 Written-By – Hernandez*
A2I Left My Heart In San Francisco
 Written-By – Cross*, Cory*   
A3 Amor
Written By – James*Written-By – Ruiz*, Mendez*   
B1 Mama Inez
Written-By – Grenet*, Gilbert*   
B2 What Kind Of Fool Am I
Written-By – Newley*, Bricusse*
B3 Shuckin'
Written-By – Willis Jackson

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