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Issue 1099

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JB1

JB Rose : Gold

It's good to see that modern soul music is thriving in these uncertain times and JB Rose certainly pays homage to the past

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Kevin Hedge (Blaze) ft. Rick Galactik: Reach For The Stars (Quantize Recordings) REVIEW

Kevin Hedge (Blaze) ft Rick Galactik: Reach For The Stars (Quantize Recordings)

Armed with all the signature Blaze trimmings, titled "Reach For The Stars" features the dreamy voice of Rick Galactik (who sang on "Follow Your Heart"), Kevin delivers a lush soundtrack that shimmers...

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Cortney Lafloy: My Sister (I-Kue Recordings) REVIEW

Cortney LaFloy: My Sister (Inc. Daz-I-Kue & DJ Applejac Mixes) I-Kue Recordings

Atlanta's Cortney LaFloy delivers soul-drenched tones with plenty of empathy, commonality and unity. There's also a cool broken beat vibe mix from one of Daz’s many monikers, Bruk, and a deep Afrohouse...

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MicFreak: Everything (Quantize Recordings) REVIEW

MicFreak: Everything" (Quantize Recordings)

Credit where it’s due Baltimore’s MicFreak second long player "Everything" features some of those epic chart topping productions and remixes, along with some cool new underground house creations...

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DJ Rae & Neil Pierce

DJ Rae & Neil Pierce: Paradise (Quantize Recordings)

2 of London’s soulful heavyweights, DJ Rae and Neil Pierce, reveal their beautiful debut collaboration "Paradise"....

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Mark Knight Ft. Queen Beverley Knight & London Community Gospel Choir REVIEW

Mark Knight ft Beverley Knight +LCGC: Everything’s Gonna Be Alright (Toolroom Records)

Uplifting and happy-filled from the get-go, this is soul nourishing music, guaranteed to put a smile on your face with Brit Soul Queen Beverley Knight and the London Community Gospel Choir...

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GPJ1

George Porter Jnr & Runnin Pardners : Crying For Hope

Let's face it The Meters are to funk what The Beatles were to pop history.In fact it's no wonder Paul McCartney actually booked them for a party in 1975 - he knew!

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S.E.L. Loc'd In Consciousness (S.E.L Music) REVIEW

S.E.L. Loc'd In Consciousness (S.E.L. Music)

There's plenty of life-affirming happiness here, which seems to be this artist's mission statement, as S.E.L. proves time and time again with this sterling platter of fresh songs...

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Joanna Law: Rhythm of Years (Tangental Music)

Joanna Law: Rhythm Of Years (Tangental Music)

The release of "Rhythm of Years" marks a return to the fray for Joanna Law and sees her material finally make album form. It's a mix of old and new, never before released songs...

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Selva 1

João Selva: Navegar (Underdog Records)

Don't get me wrong I love Samba, Bossa and Latin but when it's given a funkier edge my ears prick up. Here JS has cleverly melded styles much in the way Manu Chao did years ago...

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