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Bill Buckley

NEW YORK, NEW YORK…

ODYSSEY will forever be remembered for the effervescent hit ‘Native New Yorker’. In 1977 it was everywhere, and it just refuses to go away (TRIVIA TIME… who cut the original version of ‘Native New...

WHAT’S MISSING…

NERIO PAPIK POGGI is the mastermind behind Italian band Papik – best known for their classy, nu-jazz/pop-soul sounds usually delivered by the voices of Ely Bruna and Alan Scaffardi. Their most recent outing was...

LOVIN’ LISA…

We first came across California-based singer, songwriter LISA LOVE last year when she featured on Binky Womack’s ‘The Last Valentino’ album. She duetted with Mr W on their cover of Curtis Mayfield’s ‘Let’s Do...

TIME WAITS FOR NO ONE!

BB SOUL is the performing alter ego of the acclaimed Boogie Back production and remix team. Founded by bassist and producer Ernie Mckone, and multi-instrumentalist Toby Baker, they are dedicated to writing and producing...

PHILLY REVISITED AGAIN….

Marshalled by BUTCH INGRAM (with the help of his brothers), Philadelphia’s SOCIETY HILL RECORDS continues to keep the flag flying for the classy soul music we will always associate with the City of Brotherly...

ON THE MERSEYBEAT!

THE MERSEYBEATS were a 60s Liverpool band – the name’s a bit of a clue really! Their star shone brightly and briefly for three or four years with the band scoring a string of...

KEEP STEPPING…

It was August 2019 (I think) when we first enjoyed a wonderful collaborative tune from music biz entrepreneur REGI MYRIX and soul man NOEL GOURDIN. It was the infectious ‘Step Into Love’, which, as...

MELODIC HARMONY; THE S.E.L. INTERVIEW….

S.E.L. is the musical alter-ego of North London soul singer EMMA LOUISE BUCKNOR . S for “soulful”, E for Emma and, of course, L for Louise. Emma’s been in and around the UK soul...

LUKAS IN THE MIX…

Last offering from the busy and talented LUKAS SETTO (aka Lee Henry, Jadan Lee and Tru Menace) was the catchy ‘About Time’. It  kept Lukas’ profile right up there! A UK soul chart rider,...