Tag Archives: Soul

SONG OF THE DAY Grand Analog – Mutations (feat. Posdnuos of De La Soul)

Fronted by Odario Williams, Canadian hip hoppers Grand Analog are a band that seamlessly fuse R&B, jazz, reggae and rock into their very own style of hip hop that Williams has fittingly described as “rap’n’roll!”  Joined by Warren Bray, Alister Johnson, … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Pro Teens – Signals Crossed

Arizona’s surf-rocker’s, Pro Teens released Philistines earlier this month, a new album that follows hot in the footsteps of last year’s debut which was released via Broken Circles. Vibrant track, Signals Crossed captured my attention earlier today with its thoroughly exuberant and upbeat … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Ghost Funk Orchestra – What Now

This band’s title, Ghost Funk Orchestra is interesting enough in itself, but if you connect the substance of sound with the style of name, what you get is a very dynamic blend of DIY psychedelic soul, latin funk/jazz, hip hop … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Dede Copeland – The Price I Had To Pay For Loving You

Earlier this year Germany’s Tramp Records released a compilation album paying tribute to two San Diego, CA indie soul labels called GME and Musette Records. GME founder, Ervin Rucker started out as a pianist and composer in the 1950’s and after he … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Lee Moses – Bad Girl

Despite only releasing a handful of singles and one studio album, Lee Moses left a lasting impression on the world of deep soul and r&b. Nicknamed “The Duke of Soul,” the Atlanta-born singer and guitarist gathered a large following in … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Candi Staton – Evidence

It’s fair to say that when I think of Candi Staton my mind naturally wanders to You Got The Love or Young Hearts Run Free and anything beyond that is a little unknown..shame on me I know! I caught today’s little … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Khruangbin – Maria También

“A vibe-synchronous soul-unit travelling the planet, honing their craft, absorbing the sights, sounds and feels from cultures across the globe, processing them through the Khruangbin filter and gifting the result back…with all the world….. “ If you haven’t yet heard what … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Ash Walker Meets Sweatshop Soundsystem – Bagger (ft. Yazz Ahmed)

I feel like a snake in a basket! One listen to today’s sinuous tune and I’m charmed! London-based producer Ash Walker has been releasing his jazz-inspired, dub-rooted electronic sounds for at least 2 years, so if he isn’t a new … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Ralph Lundsten & The Andromeda All Stars – Horrorscope

This wacky little track came to my attention the other day and at first I couldn’t put a year to it and it reminded me of the first time I heard Pink Floyd’s Set The Controls For the Heart of … Continue reading

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SONG OFTHE DAY The Animals – I Believe To My Soul

Earlier this evening I heard the most amazing version of this song and have just spent nearly an hour listening to every cover I can find to track down the artist behind it! Unfortunately I’m no further forward and the … Continue reading

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