GROOVE ADDICT : juillet 2015

Press

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 29 juillet 2015

SHIRLEY SCOTT WITH STANLEY TURRENTINE SOUL SHOUTIN'

PRESTIGE RECORDS 1963                            PR 7312


credits:

Bass – Earl May
Drums – Grasella Oliphant
Organ – Shirley Scott
Tenor Saxophone – Stanley Turrentine

Recorded;

October 15, 1963
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
engineer Rudy Van Gelder

tracks list:

A1 Soul Shoutin'
A2 Serenata
A3 Gravy Waltz
B1 Deep Down Soul
B2 In The Still Of The Night







mardi 28 juillet 2015

GRASSELLA OLIPHANT THE GRASS IS GREENER

ATLANTIC RECORDS 1965                         SD 1494 



credits and session recording:


Artwork – Marvin Israel
Bass – Major Holley (tracks: A1, A4, B1, B3, B4)
Drums – Grassella Oliphant
Engineer – Phil Iehle
Guitar – Grant Green
Organ – John Patton
Photography By – Lee Friedlander
Producer – Arif Mardin
Tenor Saxophone – Harold Ousley 
(tracks: A1, A2, A4, B1, B3, B4)
Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Trumpet [Pocket] – Clark Terry 
(tracks: A1, A2, A4, B1, B3, B4)
       
recording
NYC, March 1, 1965
Engineer – Phil Iehle


track list:
A1      Get Out Of My Life Woman    2:43   
A2        Ain't That Peculiar
Bass [Fender] – Major Holley
2:52   
A3        Soul Woman    5:21   
A4        Peaches Are Better Down The Road    5:47   
B1        The Yodel    6:35   
B2        Cantaloupe Woman    4:37   
B3        The Latter Days    3:01   
B4        Rapid Shave    3:04



dimanche 12 juillet 2015

MOSE ALLISON CREEK BANK

PRESTIGE RECORDS 1958                               PR 7152


credits:

 Mose Allison (piano, vocals)
Addison Farmer (bass)
Ronnie Free (drums)

 Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 15, 1958


tracks list:

A1 The Seventh Son
Vocals – Mose AllisonWritten-By – Willie Dixon   
A2 If I Didn't Care
Written-By – Jack Lawrence   
A3 Cabin In The Sky
Written-By – Vernon Duke   
A4 If You Live
Vocals – Mose AllisonWritten-By – Willie Mabon   
A5 Yardbird Suite
Written-By – Charlie Parker   
B1 Creek Bank
Written-By – Mose Allison
B2 Moon And Cypress
Written-By – Mose Allison   
B3 Mule
Written-By – Mose Allison   
B4 Dinner On The Ground
Written-By – Mose Allison
B5 Prelude To A Kiss
Written-By – Duke Ellington








lundi 6 juillet 2015

WILLIE MITCHELL IT'S DANCE TIME

HI RECORDS 1965                                       HL 12026 

track list

A1 Introduction 0:50
A2 Buster Brownie 2:12
A3 Ram-Bunk-Shus 2:07
A4 Poinciana 2:09
A5 Morning After 2:12
A6 Since I Met You Baby 2:11
A7 When My Dreamboat Comes Home 2:12
B1 Twine Time 2:10
B2 In The Mood 2:08
B3 Wiggle Rock 2:05
B4 Woodchopper's Ball 2:08
B5 Fever 2:13
B6 Apple Jack 2:09




vendredi 3 juillet 2015

PHIL UPCHURCH TELL THE TRUTH!

EVIDENCE RECORDS 2001  


crédits:

Phil Upchurch (guitar, harmonica);
David Arnay (piano);
Kevin Axt (bass);
Vince Wilburn, Jr. (drums);
Mike Smith (percussion).

recorded at:
The Bakery Studios, North Hollywood, California.
Engineer    Glen Fujiwara; Andy Waterman

tracks listing:

1 Jive Samba           
2 Jack of Speed           
3 Costa, La           
4 Manhattan           
5 Take Five           
6 Home Again           
7 Long Gone Bird           
8 Tell The Truth            
          9 (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again           
10 St. Louis Blues            
11 Girl Talk             
   12 She's Alright            
13 Misty