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TEDDY BOY – ALL MIXED UP!

We’re at the back end of the 50th anniversary celebrations for the Philadelphia International label but the music keeps coming. Latest instalment though is more a tribute to one of Philly’s biggest names rather...

ONE NIGHT AFFAIR?

Last year American indie soul singer/producer BOBBY WASHINGTON impressed with the single ‘Burn It Down’. The tight R&B-flavoured groove was taken from Bobby’s new album, ’Love Frequency’  due for imminent release. Focus cuts on...

PLENTY OF LOVE…

‘Plenty Love’ is the latest single from an artist new to us…. SYDAIYA REHEMA. Her bio says:  “Sydaiya Rehema is an authentic artist who embodies all of the grandeur of black-girl-magic. Hailing from Boston,...

STAND BY ME…

ISAAC ARAGON and his band THE HEALING are old friends of this web site. SJF was the first European media to highlight the craft of the Albuquerque-based singer/songwriter. On the back of our coverage,...

FEELIN’ SO GOOD!

Over the last few years, the knowing soul community has gotten to love the lovely music of Washington DC born TERRI GREEN. Working out of Europe with sax man/keyboardist/producer/ writer and general all round...

OUT TO LUNCH…

British smooth jazz keyboardist OLI SILK has a goodly number of fans amongst the more sophisticated European soul community. They took to heart his covers of ‘Summer Fling’ and ‘Galveston Bay’ and now they’re...

PARTY FOR ONE….

Want some good news to cheer up a miserable January? OK – well, here we go … top UK blue-eyed soul band MAMAS GUN are gearing up to release a new album, enigmatically titled...

LIVING IN HOPE!

Latest offering  from MANNIX – one of Austria’s top soulful house DJs/Producers – is a tight, tuneful and rhythmic ‘Hope’. The soulful vocal’s down to Morris Revy and, as you can imagine from the...

FEELING THE LOVE…

Swedish piano man MATTIAS ROOS is an integral part of  JD Time Machine’s but Mr R also records in his own right and right now he’s preparing the release of a new album from...