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SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER!

‘TRIBAL RITES OF THE NEW SATURDAY NIGHT’ is a rather grandiose title for a new collection from Ace Records. Cut through that verbosity, though, and you have a wonderful soul compilation offering music that...

SHAKE IT UP BABY!

Ace Records continue their excellent ‘GIRLS WITH GUITARS’ series with a 25 track, ‘Gonna Shake!’ The idea behind the series, of course,  is to establish that despite what music histories suggest there was an...

 I WRITE THE SONGS…

UK label ACE RECORDS has just released two more albums in their successful “songwriter” series. The discs in the series offer a varied and eclectic selection of recordings by various artists of key songs...

SOUL MEN!

ISAAC HAYES and DAVID PORTER are the latest writers to enjoy a compilation  tribute to their work from Ace Records… and soul  fans might say about time! The pair, of course, are always linked...

SNAPSHOTS IN TIME….

For our younger readers the “snapshots” in our title (above) means photographs. In the days before digital cameras and smart phones, people used real film and took “snaps” at opportune moments – usually on...

SUNSHINE POP!

As summer wanes and misty autumn creeps up on us you can retain just a little summer sun via a wonderful new compilation from Ace Records –‘Happy In Hollywood’. The generous 24 tracker is...

45s @ 45!

Without too much fanfare or drum beating, top UK reissue/archive label ACE RECORDS is currently celebrating 45 wonderful years in the business. And what better way to celebrate 45 musical years than by issuing...