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Mattfox blog from 2009-12 - 3 of 5

Across The Board Soul Mix Online - Make Up Your Mind! Posted by mattfox, 13 April 2010 Hi y'all, there's a brand new downloadable soul mix online! Soul across the board. Pls feel free...

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Mattfox blog from 2009-12 - 2 of 2

Is It Meant To Be? // Downloadable Soul Podcast Online Posted by mattfox, 16 February 2012 northern, crossover, modern listen to it: http://www.mattfox.podomatic.com PLAYLIST: 01. Bobby Cutc...

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Mattfox blog from 2008 1 of 2

Brand New Mix Online - Great Soul & Funk Choons! Posted by mattfox, 22 April 2009 · hi guys, a brand new mix by Kristian Auth and me (Matt Fox) is online and ready to download - 3h fil...

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Mattfox blog from 2008 - 4 of 5

Soul Superman - Brand New Mix Is Online Posted by mattfox, 03 November 2008 SOUL SUPERMAN MIX: PLAYLIST: 1. EDWIN STARR - RUNNING BACK AND FORTH 2. THE EXCITERS - MOVING TOO SLOW 3. MEL & TIM...

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Mattfox blog from 2008 4 of 5

Rare Rillen Playlist Posted by mattfox, 09 November 2008 Hi, it's time again for some true soul choons ... Rare Rillen Web Radio Show - Sunday - 16.11. - 6pm CET / 5pm in the UK... Guest of th...

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Terms Of Use - Soul Source Site

Terms of use Access to and use of this site ('soul-source.co.uk') is provided by Telasource subject to the following terms: By using soul-source.co.uk you agree to be legally bound by these te...

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tony foster blog 3 of 3 from 2009-10

Taste Of Hell Fire Posted by Tony Foster, 08 November 2010 First of all a big thank you to Captain Morgan for inviting us a long to the Taste of Honey at the Hell Fire Club, secondly a big thank you to...

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tony foster blog 2 of 3 from 2008-9

Prestatyn 2009 Look Back! Posted by Tony Foster, 19 March 2009 I could go into a blow by blow account of Prestatyn, but to be honest you only really want to what I found good or not so good, so here...

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tony foster blog 1 of 3 from 2007-8

Prestatyn 2008 & Queen Vic Posted by Tony Foster, 04 March 2008 Just recovering from a busy weekend at Prestatyn. I won't bore you with the accommodation, we all know by now what to expect!...

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Steve G Blog from 2007-10 2 of 2

Barcelona Beckons Posted by Steve G, 21 July 2010 "Movin On" in Barcelona is a club that's become well established in the last couple of years. And so I was delighted to be offered a booking here. A qui...

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Steve G Blog from 2007 1 of 2

Weekend Warm Up - Thurs/fri Posted by Steve G, 08 September 2007 Thursday is one of my cycling days, where I quite literally cycle into and back out of London again. I try and do this twice a week when...

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sandi blog part 3 of 3 2009-10

Venues, Birthdays, Weddings, Betrayal Most Horrid. Posted by sandi, 08 October 2010 · Along this road of life no matter what background we all as individuals have, no matter what our gender, race,...

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sandi blog part 2 of 3 from 2009

Conversations That Bring A Smile To Your Face. Posted by sandi, 05 October 2009 · There is only 1 Smokey I think that many of us on the soul scene know the name Smokey from Wolverhampton, he never...

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Dave Rimmer Blog from 2007-8 - 2 of 3

That's A Nice Hat Posted by Dave Rimmer, 13 July 2008 · It was with a certain amount of trepidation that I went to Bishops Wood Soul night last night. You see it was also the Catacombs Reviva...

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Dave Rimmer Blog from 2008-10 - 3 of 3

Cleethorpes Antics And The Soul Mastermind 2010 Quiz Posted by Dave Rimmer, 19 June 2010 · It really is a privilege to be able to write this Blog entry, because it's about the 18th Cleethorpes...

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Dave Rimmer Blog from 2007 - 1 of 2

I Have An Alien In My Chest Trying To Get Out Posted by Dave Rimmer, 13 June 2007 · At least that's what my post Cleethorpes cough feels like !!!! Oh yeah, my knees still hu...

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sandi blog part 1 of 3 2008-9

Prestatyn Starts Here, Well It Does For Me And Harpo Anyway Posted by sandi, 11 March 2009 · Endless mountains of ironing now eventually come to an end,and all this in preparation for Prestatyn wee...

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Ed Wolfrum - Detroit Sound

Ed Wolfrum by Rob Moss Article Photo: Detroit from the river 1966 The emergence of Detroit as a major music centre in the early 1960s has as much to do with technological expertise and sophistication,...

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Jimmy Ricks

Jimmy Ricks was born in Adrian, Georgia before his family relocated to Florida. During World War 2, he moved to New York where he worked as a waiter at the 400 Tavern in Harlem (148th Street & St. Nichol...

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Privacy/Cookies Policy - Soul Source

Telasource understands and respects the rights of individuals’ privacy and is committed in providing on-line data security. This privacy statement explains how data is handled whilst you browse and sub...

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Soul Or Nothing - A Paper Given At Manchester Universty

You may have read a recent news article on here about the availbility of "Soul Or Nothing" a eBook by Kimasi L. Browne via Amazon Thanks to Stevie Cato, Kimasi (read post here) kindly gave permi...

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Thornton Sisters - The Ditchdiggers Daughters -

Thornton Sisters - The Ditchdiggers Daughters As often happens was doing a bit of searching, stumbled across some interesting information, it made a nice change to hear a uplifting story for a change, as som...

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Colin Curtis - Too much to Swallow.

By any reckoning, CC is one of the 5 most important Northern Soul djs ever and, taking Black Music more broadly, is on his own among them. He requires no defence from me but I'll attempt to do so anyway....

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Revilots Blog from 2010

THE MAGNIFICENT 7 - THE "X" FACTOR & NORTHERN SOUL Don't worry this is not somedaytime television style look into the role that Northern Soul has played inthe development of the musical tastes of Simo...

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BBC Newsnights Paul Mason talks Northern

While following Paul Masons (BBC Newsnight) twitter feed, I noticed amongst all the "current affairs" type tweets one or two comments/connections that could be taken as northern soul related, which a...

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Frank Wilson - The Story of Do I Love You (Indeed I do)

Thanks go to Andy Rix for making this article available to all. Orignally written and published to accompany the fairly recent auction (2009) of the 45 via John Manship and for inclusion in a special catalog...

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Why 60S Newies?

Just been pondering life, love and the 60s newies crowd. As you do. And whilst doing this, I stumbled accross a theory, that I'd like to run past you. I'm 46. Many Northern Soul fans will have bee...

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Helen Pereira - Queen Of The Go-Go

Background information on the passing of a well-known and much loved personality from the West Midlands' Soul Scene followed by funeral and wake dance details (PLEASE LOOK AT FUNERAL INFORMATION, AS TH...

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How the Mags saw the 70s - Pete Smith

Basically it's the history of Northern Soul in the 70's. This is what really happened. Grab a cuppa and hopefully enjoy this... NORTHERN SOUL IN THE MEDIA - "BLACK MUSIC" by Pete Smith B...

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Who are the Great Soul Deejays?

Who are the Great Soul Deejays? No doubt been done a zillion times before but it's probably worth doing periodically as people come and go and perspectives change.When I did my defence of Colin Curtis, I ha...

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Pat Powdrill and Nick Risi - The Story

Thanks to Paul Rice for the words below charting the story of what till now may not have been a well known story. Also many thanks to Nick Risi for the use of the photos from his own personal archives...

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Supercorsa Blog 2005-2011

In A Reflective Mood Posted by Supercorsa, 11 July 2011 · Just sitting here on my day off, meant to have been doing some work on the computer, but as always logged onto Soul Source and got distrac...

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Best Soul Nights in the North East Ever

1. DUNELM HOUSE, DURHAM. My first all-dayer was in 75 and I tend to think of them amongst the best days of my life. Most of the records I hear as I go round Northern Soul Nights still, I heard for the first...

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Chalkys Blog from 2008-10

From: Lifeline Bank Holiday Weekend Bonanza Posted by chalky, 16 August 2010 · After our recent foray into Mace Land, Bidds and Stoke that is, we are pleased to be getting back to the Stables. Ma...

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The Epitome of Sound - The Story

The Epitome of Sound In the 1960's, the Megatons were a Motown/Soul style group from New Jersey, USA who were made up of 4 musicians (all White Men), and 1 lead singer (a Black Man). The instrume...

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Shaun Gallagher Blog 2008-9

Rio Reunion - Back Together Again Posted by Shaun Gallagher, 20 October 2009 · Rio, Rio Reunion, Soul, Funk Start Time: Saturday, November 28, 2009 at 5:00pm End Time: Sunday, November 29, 2009 a...

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djmelismo blog 2010-12 1 of 2

Happy New Year! Posted by djmelismo, 01 January 2012 Wishing to spread the positive vibes in the new year here via MIX #50: PLACE-2-GO - Count On Me/Step Into My Life (2000) Intro TWILIGHT - Y...

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djmelismo blog 2010-12 2 of 2

Soul Searching Posted by djmelismo, 01 May 2011 · Been doing some soul searching again and this is what I came up with for mix #42: MARJORIE BARNES - Drift Away (1983) LES McCANN - Trail Of Love...

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Top Tips For 2011

Hi all, Well, its that time of year again Exactly 12 months since we did the last 'Top Tips' thread... so, as it's now a Soul Source tradition, here we go again! Here's your op...

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So many sides of Northern Soul.

To the connoisseur, Northern Soul has been around since the late sixties, but to the majority of civilians it was one of the things that happened in pop music between the Beatles and punkorck. For either pos...

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Wigan Chosen Few TOTP Tape Exists ?

The Top of the Pops showing of Wigans Chosen Few dancers back in 1975 is often mentioned when talking about "all our yesterdays" on here and other places and sure that those who were around at that t...

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Talking About Detroit - Interviews And Photos By Alex M. Franquet

The Music Society of Detroit works to give the artists the recognition they deserve by Alex M. Franquet. When I started having contacts in Detroit my goal was to try to contact as many of the original...

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The Unknown Facts of Motown and Detroit

In 1953 Berry Gordy started a record shop with partner Marv Johnson by 1955 It had gone bust. Its name was 3-D Record Mart. Also in 1953 he married Thelma Coleman who started Thelma and Ge-Ge Records by 195...

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Soul Survivors and The New Wave - Farmer Carl Dene Returns at Newhampton

Northern Soul DJ 'Farmer' Carl Dene will be back behind the decks rejoining the wave of enthusiasm for sounds which first hit the North and Midlands in the 1960s. He will be guest DJ at the booming...

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Loraine Rudolph - Washington Post Article

48 Years Later, A Singer Finally In Demand The Washington Post website features an article on Loraine Rudolph. Written by Marc Fisher it concerns itself with the story of Lorraine Rudolph finding out that 4...

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Uk Northern Soul Re-issues (originally posted in 1997)

UK Northern Soul reissues Re-release Labels by Pete smith First on Soul Source in 1997 UK Northern Soul reissues 45 RE-RELEASES Black Magic, Casino Classics, Charley, Contempo, Contempo-raries, Cream, Des...

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Rictic blog from 2006-8

Alldayer At Chesterfield Sunday 24 Th Posted by RICTIC, 21 August 2008 · hiya soulies. northern soul oldies all;dayer at the phoenix club chesterfield ,chester st. s40 1dl.come and dance to some o...

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Southern Soul State Togetherness Mag 1999

This was originally wrote for the Togetherness Mag a few years ago -1999, after criticism of the mag by myself as it did not feature any events "south of brum" I was invited to do something about it....

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Soul Source Guestbook 2001 - old

Soul Source Guestbook.Some old entires from a old Soul Source guestbook from 2001 Welcome to soul source guestbook

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Mrs Soul Blog from 2008-9

Lou And Teds Excellent Adventure! Posted by mrs soul, 18 October 2009 well Ted how was it for you, cos it was great for us,what no-body realizes the logistics of getting us all to-gether in one place...