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Issue 1085

B&S UPDATE

BRINGING YOU THE STORIES BEHIND MUSIC + ESSENTIAL NEWS, REVIEWS AND INTERVIEWS...

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Ashley Henry & The RE:ensemble

Ashley Henry & The RE:ensemble

British pianist Ashley Henry makes a significant splash on the newly revived british jazz scene with this his first offering for his major label, Sony Music.It's a glorious affair kicking off with some stirring latin inspired strides .....

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Mr M's Northern Soul Oldies Room 1974-1981

Let's face everybody loves a bit of northern it's just so goddam breezy and puts you in a good mood.American soul music adopted by the north of England and one such place Wigan, is synonymous with this great golden era spanning here from 1974-19

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Trevor Nelson: Slow Jams (UMOD)

Trevor Nelson: Slow Jams (UMOD)

The DJ with the Midas touch spins his magic once again and is set to top his 900,000 breath-taking UK album sales record with this new whopping tome of slow jam R&B blessedness...

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Bar-Kays: AS one/ Nightcruising/Propositions/dangerous

Night Crusing' sees them heavily influenced by (but matching) Rick James, as this album portrays the musical zeitgeist of the times bands such as SOS band,Cameo,Prince,The Fatback Band - a golden era

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Jackie Moore : I'm On My Way

bbr remasters have dug deep to bring you Jackie Moore,a gifted singer who should have been a household name but this sterling compilation no doubt shows her shining credentials are surfacing once again.

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The Haggis Horns : one of these days

Someone's been watching a dose of blaxploitation movies and I heartily concur (for the most part) with the choices in direction the Leeds based funk unit are taking.

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MF Robots : Show Me The Love

MF Robots,a relatively new soul band on the scene formed by Ex Brand New Heavies'Jan Kincaid and Dawn Joseph, strike out with another cracking single bristling with soul savvy and energy.

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Soulnaturals: Say That U Love Me Ft. Kylie Auldist (British Soul Standard)

Soulnaturals ft. Kylie Auldist: Say That You Love Me (inc. Dr Packer Remix) British Soul Standard

Who doesn't love a bit of Kylie Auldist!?! "Say That You Love Me" sees the Australian Soul mamma flex her cutie vocals on this gorgeous new love song with UK band Soulnaturals...

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David Morales & Janice Robinson: Father (Def Mix Music)

David Morales & Janice Robinson: Father (inc. Quentin Harris Mix) Def Mix Music

Now here's a big contender or Soulful House Record of the year from David Morales who teams up once again with US vocal queen Janice Robinson on their new single 'Father'...

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ONYVA: Disco Got His Revenge (ON IT Recordings)

ONYVA: Disco Got His Revenge (inc. Hott Like Detroit Remix) ON IT Recordings

Aptly titled "Disco Got His Revenge", ONYVA works up a steamy Tech House driven groove centred around that familiar 'Bom, Bom, Bom..' hook, bringing things right up-to-date with a real underground vibe...

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