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 10 octobre 2018


FANIA RECORDS 1968                                LP-338


  Alto Saxophone – Rene McLean
    Bass – Andy Gonzales
    Bongos, Cow

bell – Jose Mangual Jr.
    Congas – Sam Turner
    Piano, Leader – Monguito Santamaria
    Timbales – Ronnie Hill
    Trombone – Glenn Walker
    Trumpet – Harvey Hargraves
    Vocals – Ronnie Marks (tracks: A1)

Recorded at Impact Sound Studio.
Fania Records, Inc. 850 Seventh Avenue, N.Y.C.
Producer – Jerry Masucci
Recording director – Johnny Pacheco
Engineer – Richard Alderson


A1 Juicy    
A2 Soiron Cano    
A3 Indio    
A4 Boogaloo Sabroso    
B1 Puchi's Boogaloo    
B2 Mambo Village    
B3 Guajira Y Son    
B4 Mi Guajira    
B5 Beans And Greens

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