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 15 mai 2020


MGM RECORDS 1965                                         SE-4372


Bass – Hal Dotson
    Cornet, Flugelhorn, Vocals – Hugh Masekela
    Drums – Henry Jenkins
    Piano – Larry Willis

Recorded:  Live At The Village Gate;
New York City: November 1965

Producer: Tom Wilson
Engineer: Reice Hamel
 Recorded By [Director] – Val Valentin

tracks list:

A1     Bajabula Bonke (Healing Song)
Written-By – Miriam Makeba
A2     Dzinorabiro (The Good Old Days)
Written-By – Miriam Makeba
A3     Unhlanhla (Lucky Boy)
Written-By – Angela Makeba*
A4     Cantelope Island
Written-By – Herbie Hancock
B1     U-Dwi (Song For My Mother)
Written-By – Hugh Masekela
B2     Masquenada
Written-By – Jorge Ben
B3     Abangoma (Song Of Praise)
Written-By – Miriam Makeba
B4     Myxolydia
Written-By – Hugh Masekela

2 commentaires:

  1. Un grand merci pour cet album que je ne connaissais pas. Belle découverte et un pianiste de qualité que l'on retrouvera la même année au côté de Jackie McLean et Lee Morgan chez Blue Note.

  2. J'ai arrangé la pochette, si cela te tente ?