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EBay High Flyers - Most Valued Soul Records - March 2017

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

The just gone ebay high flyers. March 2017

Unsung: A Tribute to James Brown TvOne

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

from Tvone Unsung a 40 minute full episode online video  Unsung: A tribute to James Brown

Traveling Soul: The Life of Curtis Mayfield - Kindle

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

A Kindle preview of a recent music biography ... Traveling Soul: The Life of Curtis Mayfield by Todd Mayfield.

Pat Bradys 60th Birthday celebrations at Leeds - May 7th 2017

By Rob Wigley, in Soul Music News,

Well they say “time & tide waits for no man”, well as incredible as it may seem, Premium record dealer, Wigan Casino & Stafford

Sharon Jones with E L Fields Gospel Wonders - Preview

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Sharon Jones with E.L. Fields Gospel Wonders "Heaven Bound" / "Key To The Kingdom" Preview

Northern Soul Connections #4 - Debonaires

By Kenb, in Soul Features,

It's the spring issue of member Kenb's now regular infographic Northern Connections series

More More More Soul Source

By mike, in Soul Music News,

Just a quick highlight of changes to the top structure of Soul Source. After the recent upgrade we are now going...

R.I.P Steve Aldo

By Simsy, in Soul Music News,

R.I.P Steve Aldo

House of Broken Hearts by E. Mark Windle

By Windlesoul, in Soul Music News,

The northern soul of a southern city. A biographical collection of solo artists and groups from 1960s Nashville.

Soul Map Gets Events - Site News

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Recent improvements to the Soul Maps feature means that can now 'announce' the addition of all soul source events to the soul ma

Sad News - Joni Sledge of Sister Sledge has passed on

By mike, in Soul Music News,

Reported in the msm the sad news that Joni Sledge of Sister Sledge has passed on at the age of 60

Charity Soul at Prestatyn Northern Soul Weekender

By the Happy Hooker, in Soul Music News,

Prestatyn yn gwneud ei rhan dros Soul Elusen- (Pretstatyn does its bit for Charity Soul)

The Night Owl Take Over of Birmingham Town Hall

By Maryam Snape, in Soul Music News,

The Night Owl take over listed building Birmingham Town Hall and make use of it's massive wooden dance floor.

Trailer - Detroit '67 film - 12th and Clairmount

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Detroit Free Press website is running a news item of an upcoming new documentary about Detroit's summer of 1967. Watch trailer

Northern Soul and Age in 2017 - Carry On Regardless?

By soul source, in Soul Features,

Spring 2017 Points Of View. Discussion on some interesting 2017 soul related topics. Northern soul and age ?...

Roy Roberts Experience LP/CD

By pleasedtobeheard, in Soul Music News,

The Roy Robert Experience - A collection of his recorded output from 1967 until 1980

The Soulful Side of GME & Musette Records - Tramp records

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Tramp Records continue their fine releases with this fine comp that is available right now in 3 formats - download, vinyl and cd

The Ringleaders Baby What Has Happened To Our Love Alternate Take b/w All Of My Life Now Available

By Mark Bicknell, in Soul Music News,

The Ringleader new release from Secret Stash Records.

Comp - Win Manhattan Soul 3 Kent CD

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Win a preview copy of this fine Kent Records release - Manhattan Soul 3

In the Midnight Hour: The Life & Soul of Wilson Pickett

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

In The Midnight Hour The Life & Soul of Wilson Pickett by Tony Fletcher - Hardcover and Kindle editions

Pied Piper Finale - Kent Records - Now Out!

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Pied Piper: Finale - Kent Records. The final volume of Pied Piper material has been released, Read and listen...

EBay High Flyers - Most Valued Soul Records - Feb 2017

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Time for a overdue look at some of the most recent ebay high finishers...

Save the Ritz

By Mod66, in Soul Music News,

No name change for this Venue

Pratt & Moody - Lost Lost Lost - Timmion New Release

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

The third outing on the Timmion sublabel Stylart is from Pratt & Moody - Lost Lost Lost, listen and read...

Twisted Wheel II: Brazennose & Whitworth Street 1963-1971 Out Now

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Details of a new vinyl lp from Outta Sight Records, titled Twisted Wheel II: Brazennose & Whitworth Street 1963-1971

Motown Related Auction 22 and 23 Feb 2017 (including the Andantes)

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

This week sees some motown related items up for grabs in a record auction being held at the auction site The Salesroom dot com.

Otis Clay I Got Problems One-Derful/Secret Stash Now Available

By Mark Bicknell, in Soul Music News,

Stunning double header, I Got Problems b/w Thank You Love - One-derful/Secret Stash now available

Soulnaturals - You Make Me Feel Like I Can Change The World

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Soulnaturals (feat Kylie Auldist) have a new single out right now (17 Feb 2017) on the British Soul Standard label

Manchester Soul Weekender - 30 Jun - 02 Jul 2017

By Darren Sykes, in Soul Music News,

An international, multi-cultural festival of soul music in the heart of the city of Manchester. Over 40 hours of music 24+djs

Gillespie & Co - Sunshine People 7 - Funk Night Records Out Now

By Soulfly, in Soul Music News,

read and listen - a new 7 single out now on Detroit City's Funk Night Records

New: The Delights - Listen To Me Girl - Soul Junction

By chalky, in Soul Music News,

Unreleased Philly Soul from the The Delights backed with Modern Soul magic from Tearra.

The Story - Inspirations - No One Else Can Take Your Place

By chalky, in Soul Features,

Thanks to Kev Roberts the story behind The Inspirations on Breakthrough, one of Northern Soul's rarest records.

New Release: Teakwood - A Distant Star LP

By BadSamba, in Soul Music News,

Teakwood - A Distant Star LP read and listen....

Northern Soul Connections #3 - Valentines

By Kenb, in Soul Features,

Northern Soul Connections - Time for the third in this ongoing series of northern soul music themed infographics, valentines...

Stone Foundation featuring Bettye LaVette - New Single and Upcoming LP

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

New single from Stone Foundation featuring Bettye LaVette. Titled 'Season of Change' this single is taken from Stone Foundations

New Tanika Charles Record Kicks 45 Now Out

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Now out and about (Feb 10th) details of this fine 45 can be read and listened to below

Bobby Freeman RIP

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Just had the sad news highlighted by member that Bobby Freeman passed on 28th January 2017 in Anson, Texas, U.S.A.

75 Years of Capitol Records - A New Book

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

75 Years of Capitol Records Hardcover – 12 Dec 2016 by Reuel Golden (Author, Editor), Barney Hoskyns (Author)

Maxine Brown One In A Million - 5 Takes Found

By Mark Bicknell, in Soul Music News,

Maxine Brown Find

David Axelrod Interview From Big Daddy Online

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

The recent sad news ref David Axelrods passing on has led to Wax Poetics magazine pushing out a turn of the century interview...

The Men In The Glass Booth - New BBE Box Set - Al Kent Various

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

The Men In The Glass Booth - BBE Comp - read and listen

Manhattan Soul Volume 3 - A New Kent Records release

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

News and details concerning a just released Kent Records soul comp, read and listen via....

Tommy McGee - Now That I Have You B/w Stay With Me - Numero Group

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

A upcoming vinyl and digital releases

Secret Stash Update News - Feb 2017

By Mark Bicknell, in Soul Music News,

Secret Stash News Update - February 2017. Promo video plus all the latest new Secret Stash release news.

Ace Records - February 2017 releases

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

2017.... the second months Ace Records Newsletter, yep its almost February already.

Unsung - Lenny Williams TV Show

By mike, in Soul Music News,

Latest in the highly rated Tv Ones Unsung series - Lenny Williams - read and watch

Soul Source - Offers feature

By mike, in Soul Music News,

Latest news about a revamped feature that has just been revamped and re-added to the Soul Source site

Timmion Records Singles Box Vol 2 Release

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

Word about a nice looking and nice sounding vinyl box set release from Timmion Records

Tommy Tate RIP

By LocoBop Records, in Soul Music News,

Tommy Tate Dies Mississippi.

All Because Of You - Northern Soul Portraits - Birmingham

By soul source, in Soul Music News,

A photographic exploration of Young Northern Soulies in Birmingham and the Midlands 27 January – 24 February 2017

Northern Soul Connections #2

By Kenb, in Soul Features,

Northern Soul Connections - The second in this ongoing series of soul music themed infographics

Rare Soul Uncovered - History Of Northern Soul 1984 Sleeve Notes

By soul source, in Soul Features,

Another scanned sleeve notes found, this time the scan is from the Charly Comp Rare Soul Uncovered by Dave Evision