Archive for the ‘Soul’ Category

Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings

By • Nov 27th, 2008

As a rule I don’t listen to a lot of Soul and Funk acts but it’s more a case of “so many bands, so little time” rather than any dislike. So when I loaded Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings on to the MP3 player I didn’t figure it would last long. I was so […]

The Aviators – Funky Holiday

By • Jan 17th, 2008

Timing as they say is everything. I was watching some Woodstock clips on YouTube and waxing nostalgic about how good it all sounded. It never ceases to amaze me how many bands that movie introduced me too. Santana and Sly and The Family Stone were just amazing. I am sure that Sly was the first […]

Eoin – Interview

By • Nov 12th, 2007

Artist: Eoin Website: Track Name: What’s Left Playback: mp3 Download?: No Meet Eoin McDonagh, he’s a musician from Dublin in Ireland. At just 19 years of age he is beginning to show a strong songwriting talent with tracks like What’s Left, you’ll find the self produced mp3 below. Add to the melodic equation minimalist […]

B-Side Players

By • Oct 8th, 2007

Artist: B-Side Players Website: Track Name: Fire In the Youth Playback: flash Download?: No B-Side Players from San Diego California have just snuck their way in under my radar with the soulful track Fire In The Youth a combination of syncopated salsa rhythms and Marley inspired Jamaican reggae vocals. The music of the band’s […]