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LET’S GET AWAY!

We first got to know New Orleans-born, San Francisco-based soul man SARGENT TUCKER back in 2016 with his song, ‘I Need Your Love’. In its Drizabone mix it was a big, big modern soul...

A DAMAGED HEART!

We all know that true soul knows no international boundaries and even the sometimes bleak and flat Netherlands is a soul hot bed! True. That nation’s premier soul band happens to be THE TIBBS...

DO YOU REMEMBER?

The question’s been asked long and oft… “Do you remember the 21st night of September?” Sure you do, even though it was an unbelievable 42 years ago! Of course, we’re talking about EARTH WIND...

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...