GROOVE ADDICT : avril 2022

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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...."

samedi 16 avril 2022

FONTELLA BASS THE NEW LOOK


CHECKER RECORDS 1965                              LP 2997

The New Look is a first studio album by Fontella Bass 
released on Checker Records 2997. 
credits:
 
 Vocal Fontella bass
drums Maurice White
Bass  Louis Satterfield
pete Cosey & Gerald Sims  Guitar
Leonard Caston Piano
Sonny Tompson organ
Charles stepney Vibes

Arrangements: Phil Wright.
Recorded at Ter Mar Recording Studios, Chicago, November 1965.
Engineer: Ron Malo.
Album Production and Supervision: Billy Davis.





tracks list:


A1 Our Day Will Come 3:45
A2 How Glad I Am 2:41
A3 Oh No, Not My Baby 2:39
A4 Rescue Me 2:50
A5 Gee Whiz 2:28
A6 I'm A Woman 2:29
B1 Since I Fell For You 3:24
B2 Impossible 2:49
B3 You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' 3:24
B4 Soul Of The Man 3:30
B5 Come And Get These Memories 2:18
B6 I Know 3:08









 
 



BO DIDDLEY HEY! GOOD LOOKIN'


CHECKER RECORDS 1965                             LP-2992 


 credits:
 
   Bo Diddley – vocals, guitar
    The Dutchess – guitar
    Lafayette Leake – piano
    Chester Lindsey – bass
    Edell Robertson – drums
    Jerome Green – maracas
    The Bo-Ettes – vocals
Recorded    April 14 & 15, 1964
Studio    Ter Mar Recording Studio, Chicago, IL
engineer Ron Malo
 
Chess Producing Corp. 2120 South Michigan Avenue.
 
Chicago Illinois

tracks list:

A1 Hey, Good Lookin' 2:55
A2 Mush Mouth Millie 2:03
A3 Bo Diddley's Hootenanny 2:21
A4 London Stomp 2:15
A5 Let's Walk Awhile 2:38
A6 Rooster Stew 2:18
B1 La, La, La 2:30
B2 Yeah, Yeah, Yeah 2:30
B3 Rain Man 3:15
B4 I Wonder Why (People Don't Like Me) 3:35
B5 Brother Dear 2:20
B6 Mummy Walk 2:10







 
 


jeudi 14 avril 2022

CLARENCE CARTER SIXTY MINUTES WITH CLARENCE CARTER

      FAME RECORDS  1973                            FM-LA 1.86-F        


credits:

 Alto Saxophone  Randell Bramblett*
Art Direction  Mike Salisbury
Backing Vocals  Charles Charmers (tracks: A1, A3 to A5, B1 to B3, B5),
Clarence Carter (tracks: B4), Donna Rhodes (tracks: A1, A3 to A5, B1 to B3, B5),
James Easley (tracks: B4), James Taylor (12) (tracks: B4), Laura Struzick (tracks: A2)
Baritone Saxophone  Hal Williams, Ronnie Eades*
Bass Jerry Bridges, McEvoy Robinson*, Willie King (tracks: A3, A4, B2, B3)
Clavinet  Clayton Ivey
Drums Freddie Jones (tracks: A3, A4, B2, B3),
George Weaver, Morris Tarrant (tracks: Tarp Tarrant), Roger Clark
Electric Guitar  Albert S. Lowe, Jr.*, Clarence Carter, Ken Bell,
Leander Williams, Travis Wammack
Electric Piano Clayton Ivey, Tim Henson
Liner Notes  Bill Chappell
Organ  Clayton Ivey, Jesper Jackson (tracks: A3, A4, B2, B3), Tim Henson
Piano  Clayton Ivey
Tambourine  Rick Hall, Roger Clark
Tenor Saxophone  Emmit Greene (tracks: A3, A4, B2, B3), Harvey Thompson,
Oscar Jackson (2) (tracks: A3, A4, B2, B3)
Tom Tom  Mickey Buckins, Roger Clark
Trombone  Charlie Rose*, Earl Ford (tracks: A3, A4, B2, B3)
Trumpet  Bernard Brown (tracks: A3, A4, B2, B3), Harrison Calloway, Jack Peck
Vibraphone  Tim Henson

Recorded at:
 Fame Recording Studios, Muscle Shoals, Alabama
Engineer – Al Cartee, Larry Hamby, Rick Hall
Producer  Rick Hall (tracks: A1, A2, A5, B1, B4, B5)
Co-producer  Clarence Carter (tracks: A3, A4, B2, B3)

tracks list:

A1 I'm The Midnight Special 2:35    
A2 Heartbreak Woman 3:11    
A3 Sixty Minute Man 3:12    
A4 I Love You     5:23    
A5 Love's Trying To Come To You 2:33    
B1 Next To You     3:03    
B2 Run Out Of Time 2:34    
B3 It Was So Nice While It Lasted 2:53    
B4 And They Say Don't Worry 2:50    
B5 I Got Another Woman     3:08 






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mercredi 6 avril 2022

THE MUSTANGS DARTELL STOMP

PROVIDENCE RECORDS 1964                      PLP 001



tracks list:

A1 Dartell Stomp
A2 Milord
A3 Foot Stomping Part 1
A4 Rumpus
A5 Little Honda
A6 Green Onions
B1 Topsy 65
B2 Sunrise
B3 Wipe Out
B4 Run, Run, Run
B5 Hot Pastrami
B6 Lazy Love




 
 

RICHARD "GROOVE" HOLMES SOUL MESSAGE

  
  PRESTIGE RECORDS 1965                       PR 7435  
         
credits :

Richard "Groove" Holmes - organ
Gene Edwards - guitar
Jimmie Smith - drums

Recorded: August 3, 1965
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
engineer: Rudy Van Gelder
Producer – Cal Lampley


Tracks list:




A1 Groove's Groove
Written-By – Holmes
A2 Dahoud
Written-By – Brown
A3 Misty
Written-By – Garner
B1 Song For My Father
Written-By – Silver
B2 The Things We Did Last Summer
Written-By – Styne
B3 Soul Message
Written-By – Holmes



 



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lundi 4 avril 2022

BROTHER JACK McDUFF DOWN HOME STYLE

 
BLUE NOTE RECORDS 1969              BST 84322  


credits:

Brother Jack McDuff - organ
Jay Arnold - tenor saxophone
Charlie Freeman - guitar
Unknown - electric bass
Sammy Greason - drums
Unidentified large band (tracks 2, 3 & 6)

     recorded at:

Memphis, TN, June 10, 1969   

tracks list:

A1 The Vibrator    4:48   
A2 Down Home Style 5:03   
A3 Memphis In June 4:15   
A4 Theme From Electric Surfboard 3:32   
B1 It's All A Joke 3:47   
B2 Butter (For Yo Popcorn) 4:07   
B3 Groovin' 5:15   
B4 As She Walked Away 8:00   


 



BROTHER JACK McDUFF GETTING OUR THING TOGETHER

CADET RECORDS 1968                              LPS-817 


credits and session recording:

 Arranged By – Brother Jack McDuff (tracks: A2, A4, B1 to B4),
Richard Evans (2) (tracks: A1, A3, A5)
Supervised By  – Richard Evans
  Producer – Lew Futterman
    Engineer – Stu Black
    Liner Notes – Bill Ardis
   Artwork By [Album Design] – Jerry Griffith
    Artwork By [Cover Art] – Nancy Reiner     
Recorded at Tel Mar Studios, Chicago, October 1968
A Concert House Production
    Engineer – Stu Black


track list:
A1         Win, Loose Or Draw     3:00    
A2         Black Is!     2:54    
A3         Jelly Jam     4:00    
A4         The Pulpit     5:49    
A5         You Sho' Walk Funky     3:30    
B1         Hold It For A Minute     4:30    
B2         Summertime     4:08    
B3         Up, Up And Away     4:27    
B4         Two Lines



 

dimanche 3 avril 2022

GENE AMMONS, SONNY STITT, BROTHER JACK MCDUFF, SOUL SUMMIT

PRESTIGE RECORDS 1962                           PR7234

also issued on Prestige PR 7454 entitled 
"Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt/Brother Jack McDuff - Soul Summit".



credits:

Gene Ammons, Sonny Stitt (tenor saxophone)
 Jack McDuff (organ) 
Charlie Persip (drums)


recorded at:

Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 19, 1962


tracks list:


A1 Tubby
A2 Dumplin'
            A3 When You Wish Upon A Star
B1 Shuffle Twist
B2 Sleeping Susan
B3 Out In The Cold Again