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U GOT ME…

Latest release from British singer, pianist, songwriter and record label owner REUBEN JAMES is a lazy, laid back but tasty  ‘U Got Me’ – a duet with  South London singer /songwriter and Brit school alumna Jaz...

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IT’S A RARE PLEASURE!

Latest release from RAMROCK RETRO dusts down the old glitter ball and digs deep into the disco archive with a floor filler from RARE PLEASURE. The band are best known for their 1976 disco...

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100 PER CENT SOUL!

TERRELL EDWARDS is a US soul man who got his break via US TV host Jay Leno. Working with Leno in Las Vegas , Edwards came to the attention of soul entrepreneur Preston Glass...

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CLAPTON: NEW RECORDING ….

Next month ERIC CLAPTON will be releasing a brand new album ‘The Lady in the Balcony’. We believe that the enigmatic title is a nod to Mrs Clapton (Melia)  who was  the only non-musician/technician...

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LAYING IT ON THE LINE!

CHINA MOSES is a jazz singer with a great pedigree  – the daughter of jazz multiple Grammy award winner Dee Dee Bridgewater, dad is theatre, film and television director Gilbert Moses. Little wonder music...

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GIMME SHELTER!

MUSCLECARS are a NY based production/DJ team – Craig Handfield and  Brandon Weems. The pair have long been staples of New York’s vibrant house and ambient music scene with a successful track record of...

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SHORTENED STEPPERS…. COOL!

In August the revitalised COOL NOTES enjoyed success with two new mixes of their ‘You’re Never Too Young’ – both aimed squarely at the steppers crowd. They clocked in at a lovely six minutes...

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IN A SOULFUL DIRECTION…THE EVOLUTION OF A LABEL…

Continuing our look at the growth of indie, boutique labels specialising in reissuing classic  and in-demand soul on 7” vinyl, we turn the spotlight on SOUL DIRECTION RECORDS. Since last year the label has...

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A SOULFUL BOSSA NOVA…

Sometime lead voice in Club Nouveau, JAY KING has just launched a new album – ‘Soulful Bossa Nova’ – and it’s already being acclaimed as THE sensual album of the year! The title sums...