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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...."

dimanche 29 novembre 2020

ART BLAKEY AND THE JAZZ MESSENGERS SOUL FINGER

LIMELIGHT RECORDS 1965                               LS 86018

credits:

Bass – Victor Sproles
Drums – Art Blakey
Piano – John Hicks
Tenor Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Lucky Thompson
Trumpet – Freddie Hubbard, Lee Morgan


Recorded May 12 & 13, 1965
New York City

Producer Jack Tracy
Design – Jim Schubert
Photography By – Bob Prokop


tracks list:

A1 Soul Finger
Written-By – F. Hubbard*, L. Morgan*
3:15
A2 Buh's Bossa
Written-By – L. Morgan*
5:34
A3 Spot Session
Written-By – L. Thompson*
7:21
B1 Freedom Monday
Written-By – A. Blakey*
6:25
B2 A Quiet Thing (From Flora The Red Menace)
Written-By – J. Kander - F. Ebb*
7:00
B3 The Hub
Written-By – F. Hubbard*
7:20






 
 

FREDDIE HUBBARD BREAKING POINT!


BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1964                        BST 84172  


credits:


Alto Saxophone, Flute – James Spaulding
Bass – Eddie Khan
Drums – Joe Chambers
Piano – Ronnie Mathews
Trumpet – Freddie Hubbard


Producer – Alfred Lion
Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 7, 1964

tracks list:

A1 Breaking Point
Written-By – Freddie Hubbard
A2 Far Away
Written-By – Freddie Hubbard
B1 Blue Frenzy
Written-By – Freddie Hubbard
B2 D Minor Mint
Written-By – Freddie Hubbard
B3 Mirrors
Written-By – Joe Chambers






 
 

FREDDIE HUBBARD BLUE SPIRITS

   BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1965                       BST 4196     

credits:

Alto Saxophone, Flute – James Spaulding
Bass – Bob Cranshaw (tracks: A2, B1, B3), 
Larry Ridley (tracks: A1, B2)
Congas – Big Black (2) (tracks: A1, B2)
Drums – Clifford Jarvis (tracks: A1, B2), 
Pete La Roca (tracks: A2, B1, B3)
Euphonium – Kiane Zawadi
Liner Notes – Nat Hentoff
Piano – Harold Mabern Jr.* (tracks: A1, B2), 
McCoy Tyner (tracks: A2, B1, B3)
Tenor Saxophone – Hank Mobley (tracks: A2, B1, B3),
Joe Henderson (tracks: A1, B2)
Trumpet, Written-By – Freddie Hubbard

Producer – Alfred Lion
Recorded By  – Rudy Van Gelder
Recorded on February 19, 1965 (tracks A1, B2) and 
on February 26, 1965 (tracks A2, B1, B3). 
At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
 
 
tracks list:


 A1 Soul Surge 10:24    
A2 Blue Spirits 12:14    
B1 Outer Forces    9:35
B2 Cunga Black    5:15
B3 Jodo 7:07
 


 




vendredi 27 novembre 2020

GENTLEMAN JUNE GARDNER BUSTIN' OUT

EMARCY RECORDS 1966                          SRE 66014

also issued on EmArcy MGE 26014

credits and sessions recording:
George Davis (guitar) Walter Booker (bass) 
Gentleman June Gardner (drums) 
Wardell Quezergue (arr) and others
Written-By – W. Querzergue* (tracks: A1, A3, A5, B2)
May, 1965
 

tracks listing:
 
 
A1 99 Plus 1 2:17
A2 Last Night 2:11
Written By – Axton-Smith-Newman-Moman
A3     Hammerhead     2:16
A4     One Mint Julep 2:51
Written-By – R. Toombs
A5     Hot Seat     2:42
A6     Mustard Greens 2:17
Written By – A. Gardner
B1     It's Gonna Rain 2:12
Written-By – S. Bono
B2     Later Baby     2:49
B3     Hang On Sloopy 2:42
Written By – B. Russell-W. Farrell
B4     Yesterday
Written-By – J. Lennon-P. McCartney 3:19
B5     The Joker 2:26
Written By – L. Bricusse-A. Newley



  



 

           




 

jeudi 26 novembre 2020

THE IMPRESSIONS PEOPLE GET READY

ABC paramount RECORDS 1965                   ABCS 505 


credits:

Vocal:
 Curtis Mayfield,Samuel Gooden,Fred Cash

Written-By – Curtis Mayfield


tracks list:

A1 Woman's Got Soul
A2 Emotions
A3 Sometimes I Wonder
A4 We're In Love
A5 Just Another Dance
A6 Can't Work No Longer
B1 People Get Ready
B2 I've Found That I've Lost
B3 Hard To Believe
B4 See The Real Me
B5 Get Up And Move
B6 You Must Believe Me









THE IMPRESSIONS WE'RE A WINNER

ABC RECORDS 1968                                     ABCS-635

credits:

Producer – Johnny Pate

tracks list:

A1     We're A Winner     2:22
A2     Moonlight Shadows     3:08
A3     Let Me Tell The World     3:10
A4     I'm Getting Ready     2:30
A5     Nothing Can Stop Me     2:40
B1     No One To Love Me     2:30
B2     Little Brown Baby     2:35
B3     I Loved And I Lost     3:10
B4     Romancing To The Folk Song     2:35
B5     Up Up And Away     2:55




 


THE TEMPTATIONS PUZZLE PEOPLE

GORDY RECORDS 1969                             GS949   


credits:

Dennis Edwards: vocals
    Eddie Kendricks: vocals
    Paul Williams: vocals
    Melvin Franklin: vocals
    Otis Williams: vocals
    Norman Whitfield: producer, songwriter
    Barrett Strong: lyricist
    The Funk Brothers: instrumentation

tracks list:

 A1 I Can't Get Next To You 2:52
A2 Hey Jude
Written-By – J. Lennon, P. McCartney*
A3 Don't Let The Joneses Get You Down 4:43
A4 Message From A Black Man 5:50
A5 It's Your Thing
Written-By – O. Isley*, R. Isley*, R. Isley*
B1 Little Green Apples
Written-By – Bobby Russell
B2 You Don't Love Me No More
B3 Since I've Lost You 2:43
B4 Running Away (Ain't Gonna Help You) 2:46
B5 That's The Way Love Is 3:10
B6 Slave 7:20









THE TEMPTATIONS TEMPTIN' TEMPTATIONS


GORDY RECORDS 1965                              GLP-914


crédits: 

David Ruffin: vocals (baritone/tenor/falsetto)
Eddie Kendricks: vocals (tenor/falsetto)
Paul Williams: vocals (tenor/baritone)
Melvin Franklin: vocals (bass)
Otis Williams: vocals (tenor/baritone)
The Andantes: additional background vocals on
 "Just Another Lonely Night"
Jimmy Ruffin: additional background vocals on
 "Born To Love You"

Producers

Smokey Robinson: "Since I Lost My Baby", "The Girl's Alright with Me",
 "My Baby", "You've Got to Earn It", "Don't Look Back",
 "I'll Be in Trouble","You're the One I Need", Executive Producer (Album)
Norman Whitfield: "The Girl's Alright with Me", "Everybody Needs Love",
 "Girl (Why You Wanna Make Me Blue)", "I Gotta Know Now"
William "Mickey" Stevenson & Ivy Jo Hunter: "Just Another Lonely Night",
 "Born to Love You"

musicians:
the funk brothers


 Released    November 1, 1965
Recorded    1965


tracks list:

A1 Since I Lost My Baby    2:56   
A2 The Girl's Alright With Me    2:49   
A3 Just Another Lonely Night    2:57   
A4 My Baby    3:00   
A5 You've Got To Earn It    2:34   
A6 Everybody Needs Love    2:54   
B1 Girl (Why You Wanna Make Me Blue)    2:17   
B2 Don't Look Back    2:50   
B3 I Gotta Know Now    2:34   
B4 Born To Love You    2:36   
B5 I'll Be In Trouble    2:54   
B6 You're The One I Need    2:23   




 
 

 




mercredi 25 novembre 2020

JAMO THOMAS & HIS PARTY BROTHERS ORCHESTRA

THOMAS RECORDS 1966                                     303


credits:

   Producer – B. Gardner, M. Higgins

tracks list:

A     I Spy (For The FBI)
 
Written-By – H. Kelly, R. Wylie   

B     Snake Hip Mama







JAMO THOMAS and THE PARTY BROTHERS Jive Mother-In-Law - Nassau Daddy

SOUND STAGE 7 RECORDS 1967           45-2584

credits:


 Producer – Chips Moman
    Written-By, Producer – J. Thomas

tracks list:

A     Jive Mother-In-Law    

B     Nassau Daddy









JAMO THOMAS MUST I HOLLER

CHESS RECORDS 1966                              REF 14945

credits:

producers:
M. Higgins& B. Gardner

tracks list:

A     Must I Holler  
  
B     I'll Be Your Fool
 
 
 

 
 




mardi 24 novembre 2020

OTIS REDDING Complete & Unbelievable The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul

VOLT RECORDS 1966                                  S 415


credits and sessions recording:

Sammy Coleman, Gene "Bowlegs" Miller (trumpet)
 Charles Axton (tenor saxophone)
 Floyd Newman (baritone saxophone)
 Isaac Hayes (piano, organ)
 Steve Cropper (guitar)
 Donald "Duck" Dunn (electric bass)
 Al Jackson (drums)
 Otis Redding (vocals)
Memphis, TN, May 3, 1966
10222 My Lover's Prayer


Wayne Jackson (trumpet)

 Gilbert Caples, Andrew Love (tenor saxophone)
 Booker T. Jones (piano)
 Isaac Hayes (organ)
 Steve Cropper (guitar)
 Donald "Duck" Dunn (electric bass)
 Al Jackson (drums)
 Otis Redding (vocals)
Memphis, TN, August 30, 1966
10725 Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)


Jones plays (piano, organ,

 vibraphone, electric bass)
Memphis, TN, September 13, 1966
10789 I'm Sick Y'all
10790 Tennessee Waltz
10791 Sweet Lorene
10792 Try A Little Tenderness
10793 Day Tripper
10794 She Put The Hurt On Me
10795 Ton Of Joy
10796 You're Still My Baby
10797 Hawg For You
10798 Love Have Mercy



tracks list:


A1 Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)
Written-By – Redding*, Cropper* 2:37
A2 I'm Sick Y'all
Written-By – Porter*, Redding*, Cropper*2:52
A3 Tennessee Waltz
Vibraphone – Booker T. Jones
Written-By – King*, Stewart* 2:50
A4 Sweet Lorene
Written-By – Isbell*, Hayes*, Redding* 2:25
A5 Try A Little Tenderness
Written-By – Woods*, Campbell*, Connelly* 3:45
A6 Day Tripper
Written-By – Lennon & McCartney*2:35
B1 My Lover's Prayer
Written-By – Redding* 3:00
B2 She Put The Hurt On Me
Written-By – Redding* 2:35
B3 Ton Of Joy
Written-By – Redding* 2:50
B4 You're Still My Baby
Written-By – Willis* 3:45
B5 Hawg For You
Written-By – Redding* 3:25
B6 Love Have Mercy
Written-By – Porter*, Hayes* 2:20









BOBBY AND THE VANCOUVERS

GORDY RECORDS 1968                               GS 930 

 

credits:

 
 Backing Vocals, Guitar – Eddie Patterson,
Tommy Chong, Wes Henderson
Drums – Ted Lewis
Organ – Robbie King
Vocals – Bobby Taylor

 Producer – Berry Gordy, Jr.

 


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lundi 23 novembre 2020

HERBIE MANN MONDAY NIGHT AT THE VILLAGE GATE

ATLANTIC RECORDS 1965                                  SD1462


credits:

John Hitchcock, Mark Weinstein (trombone) 
Herbie Mann (flute) 
Dave Pike (vibraphone) 
Chick Corea (piano) 
Earl May (bass) 
Bruno Carr (drums) 
Carlos "Patato" Valdes (conga drums)

recorded at :
"Village Gate", NYC, May 24, 1965

tracks list:

A1 Away From The Crowd 6:32
A2 Motherless Child 7:59
B1 In Escambrun 5:35
B2 The Young Turks 5:20
B3 You're Gonna Make It With Me 6:48






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