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Issue 1098

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Ayanna Whitter-Johnson : Rise Up

This EP positively bristles with energy and it's full of imagination and invention as she senses delight at new possibilities and direction.

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The Hamburg Spinners : Skorpion Im Stiefel

All credit to the band for keeping all titles in their native tongue too,this sort of no compromise stance will stand them in good stead as they forge out a career in the modern day funk & soul scene

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Luxury Soul Family is right up there with the very best, as it delivers a rich mix of soul chart toppers, lesser known connoisseur pleasing must-haves and you could win a copy...

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Kelly Finnegan “A Joyful Sound” (Colemine Records)

Kelly Finnigan: a joyful sound (Colemine Records)

Much lauded Monophonics main man Kelly Finnigan releases an Christmas album full of festive gems and supreme soul nuggets...

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Jalapeno Records: Two Decades Of Funk Fire: Various (Jalapeno Records)

Jalapeno Records: Two Decades Of Funk Fire: Various Artists (Jalapeno)

Twenty years and still going strong, this well-rounded compilation with 20 great sounding quality tracks is a real testament to Jalapeno Records and label owner Trevor McNamee...

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BT ALC Big Band/Agent 3: The Iguana​/​Secrets Below The Embassy (Vintage League Music)

Vintage League Music continue to release new and exciting music in troubled times and these two dynamite cuts, in particular are the reason to pay attention.

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The Tibbs: Another Shot Fired (Record Kicks)

The Tibbs: Another Shot Fired (Record Kicks)

The song-craft is strong and there is a distinct, incisive focus and they bristle with innate confidence. "Another Shot Fired" cuts to the chase quickly as the refined muscularity of the band shines through...

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Myles Sanko: Rainbow In Your Cloud review

Myles Sanko: Rainbow In Your Cloud (Légère Recordings)

“‘Rainbow In Your Cloud”, the sophomore release from Sanko’s eagerly awaited March 2021 slated album, shows the consummate soul man’s vocal positively flourishing while on-point backing drive this track...

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The Fantastics! feat. Sulene Fleming: Take A Shot (BBE)

The Fantastics! Ft. Sulene Fleming: Take A Shot (BBE)

The pumping arterial blood of the band is no doubt their raw, full-throated vocalist, Sulene Fleming,fresh from her impactful stint with the Brand New Heavies...

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