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Issue 1081

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JOHNNYSWIM: Georgica Pond @bluesandsoul.com

JOHNNYSWIM: Georgica Pond (Big Picnic Records)

Big dreamy, sonic landscapes with an 80's feel chiming and ringing guitars with yearning breathy vocals prevail throughout. There's no doubt about their talent and skills...

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Wi tickets to Record Kicks Fest 2017 @bluesandsoul.com

Win Tickets To Record Kicks Fest 2017

Those fine purveyors of everything funkified, uber cool and soul infused, Record Kicks, will groove London’s 100 Club to its core this May, as they present some of the best funk/soul acts on the planet!

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Tuxedo II review @bluesandsoul.com

Tuxedo: Tuxedo II (Stones Throw Records)

Written while touring the initial Tuxedo long player, this latest instalment is very much business as usual, with the pair picking up ‘exactly’ from where they left off last time...

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My Trippin' Mojo : Edda's Garden

Some tasty (analogue recorded) deep funk all the way from the east side Leipzig,Germany reveals itself with My Trippin' Mojo fresh sounding debut album.

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Jo Harman: The People We Become (Total Creative Freedom)

Jo Harman: People We Become (Total Creative Freedom)

Though Harman has made her name on the blues circuit in the UK, in truth she mixes various genres including elements of rock, pop and country as well as soul, gospel and blues in her music...

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“Hot Coffey in the D: Burnin’ at Morey Baker’s Showplace Lounge”

Dennis Coffey is a name all funk and soul heads will be well aware of after all it was this guy who added the spice to many of Motown's funkier hits with his distinctive wah wah and fuzz toned blessedness.

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Stone Foundation: Street Rituals (100% Records)

Stone Foundation: Street Rituals (100% Records)

The hard working Midlands soul band’s seventh album finds them fulfilling their early promise with an excellent set featuring production, guest vocals, guitar and piano from Paul Weller...

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Deodato : Night Cruiser & Happy Hour

Let's face it Brazilian Eumir Deadato’s most successful period had been in the early 70’s when he presented his opus, the classic 'Also Sprach Zarathustra'

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Carleen Anderson: Cage Street Memorial (Freestyle Records)

Carleen Anderson: Cage Street Memorial (Freestyle Records)

Stirring stuff as is the follow on track, 'Deliverance' a beautiful ensemble piece bathed in Carleen's myriad voices that all have sub personalities of their own!

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79.5 : Terrorize My Heart

A groovy stop start beat, choice rhodes,a wah guitar and some jazz flute softened by some honeyed girl vocals,what's not to like?

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