The 6music show is popular and the man himself has done plenty of guesting out and about (including at Manchester’s legendary Hideaway Club). So The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club album on Freestyle Records could be a decent listen. Continue Reading
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Little did the team at Ace realise when they first got access to Dave Hamilton’s library of studio tapes back in the mid ’90s that it would result in a 15 year journey. Continue Reading
The latest studio outing from Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, aka one of the hottest live soul acts on the planet, serves up a faithful and suitably heartfelt dozen tracks that have been staples of their performances for many years now. Continue Reading
Hot on the heels of one time label mates Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings’ UK shows comes old school funk/soul legend Lee Fields with a string of UK and Irish gigs. Continue Reading
Thanks to Jason Lee once again for flagging this up, specifically that Paul Weller's Vinyl Classics is now online for your listening delight.
See the image above? That's got details of tomorrow's Mind Yuh Business might, which takes place at Bar Solo, near Camden Town tube Station in London and every second Saturday of the month (next one 10th December). Can't make it? Have your own event in your own home. Sort of.
Sick of hearing Band Aid and Slade over the festive season? It doesn’t have to be like that. You can have your Christmas tunes delivered with soul, just check out these five soulful Christmas albums to get you going – most costing very little cash. Continue Reading
Remember The Dead 60s? That’s who I thought about when I heard the Janice Graham Band. Continue Reading
If you happen to frequent the Camden area of London, you might want to check out the upcoming Mind Yuh Business night, which takes place on Saturday 13th August. Continue Reading
If you're out and about in London on Friday 1st July, might be worth checking out The Goodfoot, which you'll find at Madame JoJo's, 8-10 Brewer St, Soho, London.
Eddie Piller is guest DJ, working alongside resident DJ Snowboy for 60s Funk, Northern Soul, Boogaloo and Mod Jazz, through the hours 10pm until 3am.
£8 gets you in.