Tag: funk

James Brown - Funky Christmas

Five of the best: Christmas albums with soul

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.

Mind Yuh Business in August

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.

Eddie Piller at The Goodfoot

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 […]

The Carousel night in London

One for the diary on Saturday 18th June – The Carousel in London. Taking place at The Half Moon, London SE24, it offers soul, funk, ska, reggae and boogaloo, courtesy of Tim Keenoy and Dean Rudland, with the added attraction of The GetUp featuring Linda Muriel playing live. All of […]

Stax Live in London

Not the only gig in the UK, one of the forum members flagged up a gig as far north as Perth (so check locally for other dates). But if you happen to be in the London area, you might want to check out Stax Live in London. Stax as in […]

Mama Can Can club night – London

Possibly of interest to London-based readers is the Mama Can Can club night. It's run in conjunction with the Art Gallery clothing label, promising a mix of soul, funk, psych, rocksteady and some noisier guitar stuff with host Christopher Brookes (aka Lord) and DJs Jim, Elsa and Paul. It's on […]

Ace Records Catalogue – now as PDF

If you order regularly from Ace Records, you might well have the Ace Records Catalogue 2011. If not, you can download one for free. Just go to the Ace Records website and you'll get all the soul, jazz, blues funk, beat, garage and more as a download. Or rather, a […]