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KEEP ON KEEPING ON!

‘Keep On’ was one of the strongest tracks on COOL MILLION’S 2019 ‘Stronger’ album. Featuring a big vocal from Matthew Winchester, it defined the classic Cool Million “retro with a contemporary twist” sound. Now...

WILL DOWNING: DOUBLE A

Like most artists, WILL DOWNING has been busy during the lockdown. He’s been kicking around some ideas for a new album and the first fruit is a delicious new, double A sided single. Fans...

SON OF MY FATHER

All self-respecting soul fans know all about LAMONT DOZIER. How many, though, know the work of his son…LAMONT DOZIER JR. The young Lamont grew up with Motown, hanging out with people like Stevie Wonder,...

STAR-STUDDED NORTH SEA JAZZ FESTIVAL CONCERT TO STREAM THIS SUNDAY

A special concert is being streamed this Sunday, July 12th, to celebrate the 44th year of the North Sea Jazz Festival, the world’s largest indoor live music event. Though the COVID-19 lockdown resulted in...

TRAIN KEEPS ROLLING….

Portuguese soul singer RHEA SUN won plenty of friends with her ‘Train’ single. Released on Mark Morrison’s Macklife Records and produced by Shaun Bailey, it’s now clocked up over 100,000 streams on Spotify since...

MORE PASSINGS….

Celebrated jazz bassist CLEVELAND EATON died in Birmingham Alabama on Sunday July 5th. He was 80 and had been hospitalized for some time. Probably best known for his work with Ramsey Lewis and Count...

RUFF N TUMBLE: THE EP

The UK’s RUFF n TUMBLE (Sam ‘Junior’ Bromfield and Dave ‘Leggz’ Longmore) have enjoyed plenty of recent soul chart action with their tunes ‘Where Do We Go From Here’ and a cover of Womack...

HEARTFELT MIX

It was only last month when Georgie B’s Groove Association offered us ‘Love’s In Our Hearts’. The EWF-flavoured gentle groove delivered a message of optimism and George was so pleased with the feedback that...

FANTASTIC!

The Fantastics! are a London-based band who came into being in 2003 when organ grinder Greg Boraman left the Soul Destroyers to join the Soul Saviours. Soon, the Saviours – with a new-found confidence...