FROM ROUTE 66
TO THE
FLAMINGO
Various Artists
  • The Soul Sisters - I Can't Stand It
  • Inez & Charlie Foxx - Hurt By Love
  • Ike & Tina Turner - Two Is A Couple
  • Hank Jacobs - So Far Away
  • Phil Upchurch - You Can't Sit Down (parts 1 & 2)
  • Cannonball Adderley Quartet - Sticks
  • Jimmy McGriff - I've Got A Woman
  • Derek Martin - Don't Put Me Down Like This
  • Barbara George - Know You Don't Love Me No More
  • Shirley & Lee - Let The Good Times Roll
  • Prince La La - She Put The Hurt On Me
  • The Soul Sisters - Think About The Good Times
  • Thurston Harris & The Sharps - Little Bitty Pretty One
  • Ike Turner & The Kings Of Rhythm - New Breed (part 1)
  • Freddie Roach - Googa Mooga
  • Gene McDaniels - Point Of No Return
  • Garnet Mimms - A Little Bit Of Soap
  • The Soul Sisters - Loop De Loop
  • Benny Spellman - Lipstick Traces (on a cigarette)
  • Jimmy McGriff - Discoteque USA
  • Baby Washington - I Just Can't Wait To See My Baby's Face
  • Garnet Mimms - A Quite Place
  • Freddie Scott - Hey Girl
  • King Curtis - Soul Serenade

  • This is a reissue of the album put out in 1988 by Dave Hucker and Paul Bradshaw. Nine extra tracks have now been added and it now totals 24, a mix of  early to mid sixties Jazz R&B and Soul. From the original sleeve notes, " In the smoked soaked atmosphere like the Scene Club and Flamingo, DJ's including Guy Stevens, laid down the beat for the sartorially elegant, amphetamine fuelled, gum chewing dancers ". On $tateside CD 7243 496501 2 1.
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