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  1. Digging in the Texas Triangle 2019 - Record Hunting thumb

    Digging in the Texas Triangle 2019 - Record Hunting

    Digging in the Texas Triangle 2019. Record hunting adventures in Texas and the Austen Record Convention
      10   Chalky |
  2. The Most Sought After Rare Northern thumb

    The Most Sought After Rare Northern 1 2 3

    The Most Sought After Rare Northern. This list contains what I consider the most sought after and rare original release Northern soul 45s at this point in time. Read on...
      120   Stockholmsoulfox |
  3. Little Johnny Jones - Feature thumb

    Little Johnny Jones - Feature

    Little Johnny Jones - Feature. More about this very special deep-gospel recording by Jimmy Jones in due course - but first, what of the vocalist himself? 
      3   Ficklefingers |
  4. Timmy Willis Feature thumb

    Timmy Willis Feature

    Timmy Willis Feature. Information about soul vocalist Timmy Willis has always been sketchy but the singer’s “Easy As Saying 1-2-3” is such a monumental slab of deep-soul that I thought a little digging was in order.
      2   Firecrest |
  5. Joe Valentine Feature thumb

    Joe Valentine Feature

    Joe Valentine only put down some 14 tracks in the early-soul era  between 1960 and 1968 and yet still managed to produce three stone deep classic performances
      8   Rictic66 |
  6. Texas - A Big State But A Small World thumb

    Texas - A Big State But A Small World

    Texas - a big state but a small world - In April 2020 my interest was piqued when a I saw 2 mysterious Chicano records on 2 different web sites of respected sellers...
      1   Mike |
  7. Cry Cry Cry - The Tommy Ray Tucker Story thumb

    Cry Cry Cry - The Tommy Ray Tucker Story

    The dramatic tale of a white Memphis country boy and his unique twist on a classic song.
  8. The Teardrops of Pittsburgh Story thumb

    The Teardrops of Pittsburgh Story

    A budding young band out of Pittsburgh record a 45 written by a young pianist a couple of years earlier who would go on to be a musical super star. As their record became successful and their career take off it all ended so quickly...The Teardrops.
      18   Corbett80 |
  9. The Reflection Sound Studios Story thumb

    The Reflection Sound Studios Story

    From Arthur Freeman to Choice of Colour, a history of Reflection Sound Studios in Charlotte, North Carolina.
      2   Windlesoul |
  10. Northern Soul Connections #22 - Baltimore thumb

    Northern Soul Connections #22 - Baltimore

    Northern Connections #22 not just birthplace of the U.S. national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner" Baltimore and its close surroundings was a hot bed for music...
      12   Roburt |
  11. Tony May Obituary thumb

    Tony May Obituary

    New York studio engineer, songwriter and producer who often worked with Larry Banks
      1   Geoff |
  12. Mocha and Cream: Global Records. thumb

    Mocha and Cream: Global Records.

    The History of Global Records / Cream.
      12   1soulmojo |
  13. Kings Of Soul - Members 2020 Video Playlist thumb

    Kings Of Soul - Members 2020 Video Playlist

    Kings Of Soul, following discussion about a recent BBC show titled 'Kings Of Soul', I thought it may be interesting to see what our own Soul Source member take on such a format would be...
      3   Soulfusion |
  14. Hit and Run! An Interview with Garry Cape. thumb

    Hit and Run! An Interview with Garry Cape.

    An interview with Garry Cape; an exploration of his love of soul music, his Hit and Run, Special Agent and Soulscape label ventures and collaborations with the late John Anderson.
      10   Alexsubinas |
  15. Intellectual Property Theft - Getty Images John Barrettt thumb

    Intellectual Property Theft - Getty Images John Barrettt

    Update on the case against Getty Images by John Barrett - Author of the book 'Keeping the Faith' (2004)
      2   Roburt |
  16. Hound Dog! The Big Mama Thornton Story thumb

    Hound Dog! The Big Mama Thornton Story

    From juke joint to Peacock Records and beyond, a history of R&B artist Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton.
      3   Hooker1951 |
  17. R-E-S-P-E-C-T Woman's Got Soul! thumb

    R-E-S-P-E-C-T Woman's Got Soul!

    A reflection on the contributions made by female singers, DJs and label owners to the soul and R&B music industry.
      3   Thinksmart |
  18. The Truth About Northern Soul by Stephen Riley Review thumb

    The Truth About Northern Soul by Stephen Riley Review

    A review. The book is a brilliantly written and well researched look at the Scene from the early days up to the present. It strips away some of the mythology and preconceptions surrounding the Scene.
      32   John Hart |
  19. Northern Soul Connections #21- Latest Issue from Ken B thumb

    Northern Soul Connections #21- Latest Issue from Ken B

    Northern Connections #21 Alphonso Hamilton, Captain Soul, Teri Thornton, The Black Masons ... Northern Soul Connections #21- Latest Issue from Ken B
      2   Mike |
  20. Bletsoe to the Wheel and Back.... Norman Rogers Book Review thumb

    Bletsoe to the Wheel and Back.... Norman Rogers Book Review

    When I was first knocking around the Rare Soul Scene, there was a guy from Cambridge called Norman Rogers. He was one of the 'faces'.
      12   Finley |
  21. Billboard Top 50 Soul Singles Chart wk 21/2/70 thumb

    Billboard Top 50 Soul Singles Chart wk 21/2/70

    These are America's top selling soul singles 50 years ago this week, 21/2/70. Where has the time gone?
  22. How to buy prints for sale? thumb

    How to buy prints for sale?

    There are a lot of sites out there that you can deal with so it should not be that hard to figure things out at the same time; just figure out so you can really make the most out of it too.
  23. Record Mirror R&B Singles & Albums Charts 19th Feb 1966 thumb

    Record Mirror R&B Singles & Albums Charts 19th Feb 1966

    An interesting snapshot of what soul music records were "hot" this week 54 years ago!
      3   Thinksmart |
  24. Record Mirror Northern Soul Chart 1975 - Wigan Casino Top 20 thumb

    Record Mirror Northern Soul Chart 1975 - Wigan Casino Top 20

    Wigan Casino Top 20 - Compiled by Russ Winstanley & Richard Searling. This chart was published in Record Mirror weekly for several months during 1975 From the Mecca of British Soul....
      25   Drewtg |
  25. Northern Soul - Melody Maker 1975 thumb

    Northern Soul - Melody Maker 1975

    A 1975 Melody Maker look at the Northern Soul Scene from the 25th January 1975 Issue, with the main focus on Blackpool Mecca and Wigan Casino... and Barry
      2   Rob Wigley |



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