Tag Archives: Soul

Return of the Reissue’s: Soul Explosion

It’s like Stax/Volt, or more likely all the different people who own it, think the world is gonna end and is like f-it let’s make sure we go ahead and reissue all of those old records right away.  The Stax … Continue reading

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Hip Doo-Wop

I’ve been listening to some serious Doo-Wop via these two compilations lately, and I’ve found that the innocent style, smooth sounds, and pre-soul melodies compliment the still summer evening like a mojito on a foreign beach.  You too should give … Continue reading

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I Idolize You!

The Charmaines-I Idolize You! Fraternity Recordings 1960-64 Rockin Pneumonia and the Boogie-Woogie Flu What Kind of Girl Do You Think I Am On The Wagon I Idolize You! HOT off the presses… …enjoy the above highlight tracks, and here are … Continue reading

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REEE-isssues

Tony and Reality-Reality Guyana Groove Reality originating from Summer 70 was the first Caribbean latin funk group in Amsterdam and even the whole of the Netherlands. With their self-titled debut album, Franky Douglas (guitar), Tony Sherman (vocals), Roël Burnet (percussion), … Continue reading

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Best albums of 2017

Sorry folks I’ve been slacking on this post for quite some time now, but I’m finally catching up and updating my shiz. Here it is the best, best of list from last year, you’re ever gonna see in March of … Continue reading

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Best Soul/Funk singles of 2017

On the Soul Donuts radio program I counted down the best soul/funk singles of 2017.  Of course a list like this is very subjective but I’m confident, after listening and reviewing tons of music from last year, that I’ve given … Continue reading

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Best albums 2016 soul/funk

  Last year was an explosive year for soul and funk.  2016 posed the greatest challenge for me of any year since I’ve begun reviewing the best soul/funk records.  Typically the choices have been obvious and great records would have … Continue reading

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