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About manus

  • Rank
    Going Big
  • Birthday 08/12/1956

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  • Public Real Name
    Manus Doherty
  • Gender
  • Location
    Gateshead /Brighton
  • Top Soul Sound
    too many to choose from

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  1. London soul nights in the 80s

    I was at the Palm Tree allnighter I remember Sue ( Henderson) taking the money on the door and a few old faces being there.
  2. London soul nights in the 80s

    I remember a lot of those places as I was living in London at the time I remember upstairs in the White Lion , Putney and likewise the Alexandria in Clapham. Was the place on the Edgeware Road downstairs and they played a bit of deep early on ? There seemed t...
  3. ‘Hard’ 60s Soul Sounds

    Two great sides on this one too
  4. ‘Hard’ 60s Soul Sounds

    Both sides of this fantastic hard Soul sounds.

    Yes I agree it's all Soul music and that's what counts

    My idea of deep with a beat would be the Eddie Finley record that Dylan posted and my idea of a beat ballad would be something like Tommy Hunt I'll make you happy. I think vocal phrasing and production might be a key to definition but it's all good music.
  7. I work in an academic library and about 12 years or so back I was taking around a group of new post graduate students explaining how the Library functions. We used to have a large spoken word collection on vinyl mainly poetry and plays and a record player for...
  8. I always feel a mix of sadness & happiness hearing these two Darrell Banks Beautiful feeling Cissy Houston He/ I Believe
  9. Poll: Version Battle - Ever again

    Bernie for me the vocal a little bit more mature and the one I heard first and memories associated. An old non Soul friend who I hadn't seen for about 35 years friended me on Facebook a year or so back. He was living in Los Angeles and remembering that I...
  10. Jerry Cook for me still a brilliant record
  11. Burnley Cats Whiskers All-dayers 28 May 79

    I remember one of the alldayers at CW but sure it was earlier than 1979 ( maybe 77 or 78) and it was just before xmas and one of the fellas in our company the late Terry Sprott was getting anxious about not having bought family xmas presents. So he decided to...
  12. Value Wanted Please

    I remember one sat on John Manships site about 5 years back for about £40/£50 I had kept meaning to pick it up but by the time I got around to it , it was gone. There was one for sale on here maybe two or three years back for about £60/£70 , it's not tha...
  13. Great playlists Kev , sounds like a brilliant time all round , well done All the best Manus
  14. Good Angel aka Charlie (Kev) Jarvis

    Sad news rest in peace Soul Brother Manus
  15. Mr Flood's Party - Picture of Band

    And written by Gene McDaniels

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