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VAN MORRISON… CORONAVIRUS EXPERT?

VAN MORRISON has created a media storm after releasing three new songs which criticise the government’s coronavirus lockdown polices as well as suggesting that virologists aren’t telling us the real facts! The songs were...

ROY C DIES…

Celebrated Southern soul singer, ROY C (HAMMOND) died on Wednesday 16th September. He was best known for his huge hit ‘Shotgun Wedding’. Roy was 81 and died in Allendale County, South Carolina. No cause...

JUST IN….

Born in Johannesburg, South Africa and now based in Durham, North Carolina, young (he’s just 13) multi instrumentalist JUSTIN LEE SCHULTZ is being hailed as a child prodigy. “This kid is something special”, says...

PEACE BROTHER, PEACE….

CASA DEVI is an alter ego of well known London producer Tom Davidson (of Reel People fame), and Casa/Tom has just launched his own label… Four Four Soul Recordings. He gets the label into...

SINGULARLY SOULFUL….

Plenty of quality indie soul being released lately Stateside. Time to highlight three that recently dropped on our virtual doormat. Oddly they didn’t come with too much info – but with a little diligent...

MARVIN USED TO SAY….

Three time Grammy nominated soul man RAHEEM DEVAUGHN is gearing up to release a new album, ‘What A Time To Be In Love’ – slated for November 20th issue. Heralding the long player is...

FREEDOM SONG!

Ghana-born but UK-based singer/songwriter, MYLES SANKO certainly believes in future planning! He’s readying his next album … due Spring 2021! In the meantime to keep us happy and maintain a profile he releases the...

ALL THAT I WANT…

Modern soul connoisseurs will be familiar with the name ALEX PUDDU. The Italian multi instrumentalist has been around for quite a while but at the back end of 2019 he released a brace of...

EDNA WRIGHT DIES….

Los Angeles-born soul singer EDNA WRIGHT died on Saturday 12th September in Encino, California. Edna who also worked as Edna Perry and Sandy Wynns was 76 and reports suggest that she suffered from chronic...