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WE’RE ROLLIN’ ON….

Some months back YOUNG GUN SILVER FOX (the coming together of Mamas Gun front man Andy Platts and eclectic performer/writer/producer Shawn Lee) announced a new album…. their fourth… ‘Ticket To Shangri La’ – out...

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IN THE MIX….

Back in 2020 Florida-born but South London raised new age soul man DWY (the musical alter ego of Andrew Amoah) impressed with his debut collection, ‘8-Bit Memories’. He called the set a “mixtape”, harking...

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BACK IN YOUR ARMS….

Cult US band, the CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS are preparing the release of a new album, ‘Soft Spot’ (due soon!). They heralded the LP with the single, ‘Nothing At All’ – a gentle and relaxing soul...

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IN THE MOOD…

LISA MCCLENDON is a US soul singer who (surprise, surprise) started singing in the Church! Born in Florida, her father was a preacher, and he made sure that young Lisa had a thorough grounding...

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ANYONE FOR TEA?

TEA L is a US soul man  who began his music odyssey fronting a band called 4U. Now out on his own, he debuted with a single, ‘Work On You’ which he now follows...

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CONTROL FREAK!

SIR SPENCER is the musical persona of Craig Sullivan, a self-proclaimed  “independent musical mixologist”. His debut album imaginatively called ‘The First’ was a very pleasing mix of  80s flavoured funk, rocky blues, old school...

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IN THE FRIEND ZONE…AGAIN!

Just this week Ingram Street issued a mix of their song, ‘The Friend Zone’. Now by soulful coincidence, we can enjoy another song with the same title – though this time it’s spelled ‘FriendZone’....

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A PROPER DOUBLE A SIDED SINGLE…

In the music biz we often read about double A sided singles… “AA Side Singles”. Up to now, though, I’ve never come across a song with that boastful title. However, the BROOKLYN FUNK ESSENTIALS...

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BABY, RECONSIDER

Latest  offering from veteran US DJ, producer and remixer JOE VENTURA is a proper old school, soulful house stomper, ‘Reconsider’. The track is stuffed with Big Joe’s signature sounds- feel-good pianos, sweeping synths, catchy...