Tagged With ‘soul’

More budget sounds: A Stack of Northern Soul box set

by Modculture 10 October, 2014

A good few of these budget CDs kicking around right now, with the A Stack of Northern Soul box set adding to the list in the next couple of weeks/ It has one thing on its side though – it is very cheap. Continue Reading

Out now on Kindle: Motown Encyclopedia by Graham Betts

by Modculture 5 July, 2014

As far as we can see, there is no physical release of Motown Encyclopedia by Graham Betts, so if you want it, you’ll have to download it to either your Kindle or Kindle app. Continue Reading

First look: Keep Lookin’ – Another 80 Mod, Soul and Freakbeat Nuggets box set

by Modculture 13 May, 2014

The original Looking Back box set in late 2011 was an absolute corker, so we’re very pleased to hear about the second instalment, currently going by the name of Keep Lookin’ – Another 80 Mod, Soul and Freakbeat Nuggets and released once again by RPM. Continue Reading

Trailer: Get On Up – the James Brown movie

by Modculture 14 March, 2014

Been looking forward to seeing this for some time, but so far we just have the trailer for the autobiographical James Brown movie Get On Up. Continue Reading

Listen: Speedometer’s soul/jazz take on Pharell Williams’ Happy

by Modculture 10 March, 2014

On the face of it, you might not like the idea of Speedometer’s soul/jazz take on Pharell Williams’ Happy. But trust me, it’s really good. Continue Reading

New Club Soul compilations: The Wigan Casino 1973 – 81 and The Catacombs 1969 – 74

by Modculture 26 September, 2013

Some of you may recall a new series of compilations that featured music from the Scene Club and the Twisted Wheel some months back. Well, that series of albums from Charly has just been boosted by volumes three and five of the Club Soul series, namely The Wigan Casino 1973 – 81 and The Catacombs 1969 – 74. Continue Reading

Competition: Win one of three sets of Spoke Records vinyl 45s

by Modculture 11 July, 2013

If you want to win the all the releases so far from Spoke Records on vinyl, read on, as we have three sets of 45s to give away to three very lucky people. Continue Reading

Kent label t-shirts from Ace Records

by Modculture 2 July, 2013

I know not everyone gets along with a t-shirt, but with a mini heatwave round the corner, it might not be a bad idea to have one or two to hand. There are more than that number at Ace Records, which has just boosted its range with these Kent label t-shirts. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Looking Good – 75 Femme Mod Soul Nuggets box set

by Modculture 27 June, 2013

Following on from the Looking Back mod box set comes another interesting (and related) release from Cherry Red, the Looking Good – 75 Femme Mod Soul Nuggets box set. Continue Reading

Various Artists – Soul Potential (Acid Jazz)

by Modculture 6 June, 2013

This flew under the radar a bit a few weeks ago, so might be a good time to  evaluate the Soul Potential album on Acid Jazz. Continue Reading