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why do promoters advertise "Soul and Motown" nights?

are'nt they one and the same? :thumbsup: . Would a Soul and Okeh night, or a Soul and Ric Tic night be advertised? After all, Motown is a label , same as the rest

hmmmmm

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why do promoters advertise "Soul and Motown" nights?

are'nt they one and the same? :) . Would a Soul and Okeh night, or a Soul and Ric Tic night be advertised? After all, Motown is a label , same as the rest

hmmmmm

Cos they are aiming at a certain market.Okeh,Ric-Tic would go over their heads?.My parents have never heard of Okeh,but maybe would attend a Motown advertised night.

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why do promoters advertise "Soul and Motown" nights?

are'nt they one and the same? :) . Would a Soul and Okeh night, or a Soul and Ric Tic night be advertised? After all, Motown is a label , same as the rest

hmmmmm

They should just put 'handbag soul' because that's what they end up as. They put Motown to attract the general public i.e. non-soulies.

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They should just put 'handbag soul' because that's what they end up as. They put Motown to attract the general public i.e. non-soulies.

Aren't you a "preferred DJ" for these kind of nights in your area Pete? :thumbsup:

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if they just put northern night they'd get hammered for that, sometimes you just can't win :thumbsup:

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why do promoters advertise "Soul and Motown" nights?

are'nt they one and the same? :thumbsup: . Would a Soul and Okeh night, or a Soul and Ric Tic night be advertised? After all, Motown is a label , same as the rest

hmmmmm

Isn't Soul a label too? Same as the rest?... How about a Shrine and Motown Night?......hmmmmm g.gif

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See loads of these nights advertised it acts as a good warning to me dont bother .

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"Club Classics" is another one... That's such a wide church that you could play almost anything. Handbaggers is a bit uncharitable, as I always think of my sister, who at nearly 60, is every inch a Soul fan and has some great records, it's just that they're not Leon Haywood and The Artistics , that's all. Is there a male version of a handbagger?

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RCA nights

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"Club Classics" is another one... That's such a wide church that you could play almost anything. Handbaggers is a bit uncharitable, as I always think of my sister, who at nearly 60, is every inch a Soul fan and has some great records, it's just that they're not Leon Haywood and The Artistics , that's all. Is there a male version of a handbagger?

A holdaller ?

Malc

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A holdaller ?

Malc

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Can always rely on you Malc to start my day off with a chuckle, thanks mate.

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:D

Can always rely on you Malc to start my day off with a chuckle, thanks mate.

Hey up Dave did you go to the Soul and Motown night at Stamford last night?thumbsup.gif

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Hey up Dave did you go to the Soul and Motown night at Stamford last night?thumbsup.gif

No Smudge , Dave will have gone to another " S & M " session :D

Malc

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Hey up Dave did you go to the Soul and Motown night at Stamford last night?thumbsup.gif

Yup, had a few beers and chat with the guys mate, as yer do.

:D

PS - Fook off Burton you perv :(

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No Smudge , Dave will have gone to another " S & M " session :D

Malc

S and M ? Is that small and medium lollaugh.gif

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Yup, had a few beers and chat with the guys mate, as yer do.

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PS - Fook off Burton you perv :D

I resemble that remark :(

Malc

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Like I said guys, just having a drink with the lads at the door. rolleyes.gif

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Poke looks a c-nt with that hairdo :D

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Like I said guys, just having a drink with the lads at the door. rolleyes.gif

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Poke looks a c-nt with that hairdo :(

laugh.giflaugh.giflaugh.giflaugh.giflaugh.gif PMSL

Thanks Dave :D

Malc

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Oops

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I remember years ago Mr Self and Mr French putting on a Motown and Atlantic night at Cheltham, and it wasn't handbaggers stuff either, a great night all round

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No Smudge , Dave will have gone to another " S & M " session :rolleyes:

Malc

malc, dont you mean M & S session?............you know, 2 for a tenner.......remember HE IS ARKWRIGHT........CHEAP BUGGAR!!:thumbsup::lol:

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No Smudge , Dave will have gone to another " S & M " session :rolleyes:

Malc

malc, dont you mean M & S session?............you know, 2 for a tenner.......remember HE IS ARKWRIGHT........CHEAP BUGGAR!!:thumbsup::lol:

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No Smudge , Dave will have gone to another " S & M " session :rolleyes:

Malc

MALC, DONT YOU MEAN...AN M& S SESSION?.....YOU KNOW, 2 FER A TENNER?....REMEMBER HE IS ARKWRIGHT....( CHEAP BUGGAR ):thumbsup::lol:

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why do promoters advertise "Soul and Motown" nights?

Probably because,

Pissheads that never went to Wigan because their mams wouldn't let them go, spilling drinks on the dancefloor, puking up in the bogs, bumping into you without apologising, saying the DJ is crap bcause he hasn't got Third Finger Left Hand and breathing garlic over your missus whilst trying to get off with her.

doesn't sound as good on the flyer.

That was the last 'Soul & motown night' I went to anyway. In my experience it usually turns out to be the modern day version of a working man's club night.

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don't normally go to these but have Dj-ed at one mind you i was on first so snuck in a lot of stuff not expected at the night. Might aswell not have soul and motown nights instead just call it oldies night for anyone into 50's - 80's music they might like pop aswell and stuff.

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Ive never understood a music policy being described as "strictly across the board"...seems a contradiction imho.

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The policy is quality , that allways gives me a chuckle :lol:

Who thinks this shite up .

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