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...."

vendredi 23 avril 2021


EXCELLO RECORDS 1961                                 LP 8003

tracks list:

A1     Rainin' In My Heart    
A2     Blues Hangover    
A3     Bobby Sox Baby    
A4     I Got Love If You Want It    
A5     Snoopin' Around    
A6     Buzz Me Baby    
B1     I'm A King Bee    
B2     What A Dream    
B3     Don't Start Cryin' Now    
B4     Moody Blues    
B5     My Home Is A Person    
B6     Dream Girl

I'm A King Bee  credits:
Written by    James Moore a.k.a. Slim Harpo
the song was recorded in March 1957. 
The recording features a spare arrangement and instrumentation 
typical of J. D. Miller's production approach. Accompanying Slim Harpo were
 Gabriel "Guitar Gable" Perrodin on guitar,
John "Fats" Perrodin on bass,
and Clarence "Jockey" Etienne on drums.

Recorded    March 1957
Studio    J. D. Miller, Crowley, Louisiana

3 commentaires:

  1. Merci beaucoup pour cet album de Slim Harpo.

  2. Hi!

    Thanx for this one. A "new" addition to his collection.

    Ciao! For now.