This was the 2nd annual Soul Train Cruise to set sail, this time from San Diego. It was incredible value for money, not only to travel to the Mexican Riviera & stop off in Puerta Vallarta & Cabo San...
A full detailed look at the upcoming appearance of Soul legend Bunny Sigler at the New Century Soul Club Allnighter 20th Nov 2013 by Dave Moore
Herb Newman’s Era Label was well established in Los Angeles by the time the soul era came about. With over 150 singles behind him by the time our musical story starts in 1962, Herb was a record label veteran.
The Story of the man who wrote some of Motown’s most beautiful and important songs and become one of the most successful song writers in the world
Of interest to many on here I'm sure
October 17th sees the fifth anniversary of the passing of Levi Stubbs. Not an anniversary to celebrate but just to make one think...
18 months ago featured this via Paul Mason
here's a longer more featured piece on Vibe Mag site
POOR-MAN'S SPEED: COMING OF AGE IN WIGAN'S ANARCHIC NORTHERN SOUL SCENE
On Friday in San Diego. A hugely talented man and a vital part of Philly soul and the Philly Sound
Debbie Taylor Article - Her story plus a look forward to the UK Concert in Yorkshire on 9th Nov 2013
The website Daily Bulletin features an article by David Allen titled 'Northern Soul fans dig Southern California song'
Which concerns itself with words from past song writer Dominic Di Giamarino” wh...
For quite some time now as a Modern DJ I have been quietly expressing concern to a few people about the amount of re edits/re workings/remixes/mash ups being played on the Modern Soul scene...
Recently reported that the Marvin Gaye film project "Sexual Healing" has hit a few problems.
All sounds a bit up in the air, here's the link to the June news item
I found some copies of the first edition in my garage
So here it is... the re-launch of 'Tracks to Your Mind' with the first edition available again for £5
Mary Love Remembered. An article by Ady Croasdale
I've decided to knock my Modern Musings column in Soul Up North on the head after 11 years in the "modern soul" seat. I figure 11 years is long enough for both readers and scribe alike!