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ALEX PUDDU; Night People (Al Dente Music)

There’s a clutch of European music makers who’ve mastered the art of crafting classy retro sounding  soul so beloved of the more mature (sophisticated?) club goers who still love the classic sounds of those...

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MUSIQUE DE LA MAISON!

The rubbish headline (above) is our pathetic attempt to describe French House Music! (yes, we know, it has lots of proper names like “French touch” and “tekfunk”). But if those sounds float your boat,...

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HERE YOU ARE!

LUKAS SETTO has been knocking us out since 2019 with a series of classy soul singles like ‘What Turns You On’, ‘Oh My Gosh’, ‘Lockdown’ and the Omar-sampled ‘Do It Again’. Before that, remember,...

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LEW KIRTON DIES…

Though details are sketchy, various US sources are reporting the death of soul singer LEW KIRTON. Kirton was born in Barbados and grew up singing in his church choir. He also sang with various...

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LIFE IS JUST A SONG!

‘Life Is A Song’ is the title of an upcoming album from garlanded house music don, DAVID MORALES and the native New Yorker’s all set to release the LP’s title track as a stand...

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LONG LIVE THE KING!

SOUL DIRECTION RECORDS via its Origins imprint gets into its New Year stride with a wonderful single from KING GEORGE AND THE FABULOUS SOULS with the simple but soulful  ‘I Need You’. The soul...

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A REMINDER!

ROSE SPEARMAN is a mixed race soulstress currently based in Holland. She has an impressive CV that includes performances at places like Glastonbury and the Montreux and the North Sea Jazz Festivals and she’s...

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UP ON SOCIETY HILL!

Philly retro label, SOCIETY HILL (helmed by soul vet Butch Ingram) are currently promoting two singles aimed squarely at lovers of old school soul and dance. First up is a new version of Loleatta...

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IT’S DANCING TIME… AGAIN!

At the back end of last year we were introduced to SISTER PEARL (a music project shared between acclaimed singer-songwriter Tasita D’Mour and producer Joey Silvero). The collective’s aim, we were told, was to...