All the tracks were recorded in the 6ts some are northern soul but not all. Which of these northern soul compilations is the best. Pick an album and all the tracks on that compilation will be listed. Ive been collecting and involved with what they now call northern soul ever since. Als northern soul past can clearly be heard in his choice of tracks here from gritty backstreet crackhouse recordings, to uplifting dancefloor gems, theyre all. As usual with any of ace records releases the sound quality is great. Dont it make you feel funky bw i gotta be free mp3 northern soul. Various artists, northern souls guilty secrets kent. Fuelled by voracious selectors and intrepid reissue labels bringing back 12.
Founded in 1991, soul brother records is a music and record shop based in london, and is one of the leading soul and jazz specialists music stores in the world. Pete smith 28 jenks road wombourne wolverhampton wv5 0bl 01902 893569 pete. It tells the tale of a nightclub based movement which developed in northern england. Va keeping the faith 28 stompin northern soul classics bmg, 2019 910 mb. The 100 greatest disco 12s of all time the vinyl factory. Metal music, lyrics, and videos from oklahoma city, ok on reverbnation. This time legendary compiler dean rudland, who is responsible of dozens of wicked compilations on bgp, kent and blue note, digs deep into mythical nyc latin. Dj andy smith northern soul 45s mix 3 july 07 by dj. Want to buy a northern soul compilation album but not sure which one. Thirty years on, we are still coming up with black music compilations from the 60s and 70s that soul fans continue to support and enjoy. Discussion in music corner started by linto, sep 22, 20. Oct 27, 2006 a few northern sounds with some flyers that show how widespread the soul reaches.
Northern soul spinners ill always love you by soultime654321. Northern soul compilations steve hoffman music forums. Aug 23, 2017 under my thumb, along with a sudden spate of kent modern various artist compilations, ensured that every youth club disco in britain had some authentic northern soul for little mod kids to shake a. Please note kent soul is a label, not a series sublabels.
One niggle would be that the magicians, little anns and the melba moore tracks are alternate versionsmixes although i fully understand why the compilers. The sometimes dubious task of northern soul compilations is to distinguish what an accurate representation of the movement really sounded like and what is just a simple throwaway compilation laced with minor hits that may have had a few spins at the movements major clubs. This double cd would now seem to be quite hard to get hold of. I hope it inspires you to delve into this wonderful world yourself. The 10 greatest soul compilations of all time interestment. Funky 45s recently added lps, cds, vinyl record albums.
A good 30 track northern soul compilation from kent ace records that comes with a very informative booklet. Various artists the in crowd the story of northern soul 2001 compilation 50 northern soul tracks here by castle. Pick a track you want and all the compilations that have that track will be listed. Various artists best northern soul album in the world.
Edwin starr 1964 agent double o soul motown by john g byrne. Chapter one is a compilation album released by casino classics in 1979. Jul 04, 2006 after grant asked us about our favorite soul records, id like to know what is your favorite soul compilation. Funky 45s recently added classic sounds on 45rpm 7 inch singles northern soul, deep soul, funk, breaks, rare groove, sample tracks, modern soul, and jazz. A nyway, for hardcore soul cd collectors who cant get hold of a copy, it might at least be something of a consolation to know that the vast majority of the 48 tracks on offer here have been reissued by uk acekent before, albeit on a plethora of different modernkentrelated compilations and. Highlights are doris troy face up to the truth, maxine brown let me give you my lovin, barbara lewis the stars, darrow fletcher my young misery. Complete introduction to northern soul northern soul. There were five in total, all excellent collections of smoother 1980s soul and the occasional 1970s funk crossover, but this is the cream of the crop. I am lucky enough to own around 1,200 northern soul songs digitally, lucky because to own some of these tracks on their original vinyl can cost thousands. Thanks to our range of northern soul cds, explore the roots of the movement and set the dancefloor on fire.
Kent was a followup to modern records which ceased operations in 1958. Northern soul 1 hours and 42 minutes movie 2014 northern soul is the story of a youth culture in the 1970s which changed a generation. Northern soul is american black soul music, sung by american groups from different parts of the usa. Cold souls 1 hours and 41 minutes movie 2010 civilization and its discontents. We also run our own record label, we host a show on solar radio and produce mixes of our favourite sounds on mixcloud. For me soul like reggae works best on the single format.
Buy kent compilation soul music cds and get the best deals at the lowest prices on ebay. Listen to soul torrent soundcloud is an audio platform that lets you listen to what you love and share the sounds you create yukon. The complete introduction to northern soul by various. Pages in category soul compilation albums the following 23 pages are in this category, out of 23 total. Way back in 1982 a callow northern youth would visit ted carrolls rock on record stall on golborne road in west london. Initially, kent issued only singles, but in 1964, the label began issuing albums until the early 1970s. I reckon you could do worse then look for the northern soul story on amazon. On the kent records label, which i believe is a part of the ace records reissuing label. Nov 25, 2015 founded in 1991, soul brother records is a music and record shop based in london, and is one of the leading soul and jazz specialists music stores in the world. Various artists cleethorpes northern soul weekender cd.
What has forever been defined by the glitterball aesthetic of saturday night fever, has, slowly opened its arms to embrace a world of different musics, loosely connected by the idea, feel or groove of disco. This uk label started in 1982 with licenses from the us kent label. This is probably the most significant single discography that i have ever compiled. Rather than recycling the overfamiliar, the new planet mod compilation digs deep into talmys.
Keep the faith with not now musics great selection of northern soul music. All 7 45s on this mix no computer doing its trickery mixing them together. England, which uses the label name to release motown and northern soul music. Jul 26, 2009 another compilation of tunes that have been played on the northern soul scene. Labels we carry include goldmine soul supply expansion kent outta sight ace grapevine soul brother soul junction soul city beat goes public street soul sonic wax goldsoul bestway. A deep soul lp came next, followed by a collection of 60s soul classics, an lp of pure northern soul dancers, 70s soul sounds and many more sides of soul musics polyhedron. I wouldnt change a thing about you northern soul integrity by soulintegrity. Friends of distinction grazin in the grass, shelia ferguson are you satisfied, boby franklin the ladies choice. Great savings free delivery collection on many items. Kents cellar of soul volume 1 various artists cd kent. The complete introduction to northern soul, an album by various artists on spotify. Va okeh a northern soul obsession kent 2 1996 256 kbps. Thirty years on, we are still coming up with black music compilations from the 60s and. A free northern soul mix cd given away to attendees of my andy smiths northern soul night at londons jazz cafe venue from 2007 this one was to celebrate the 4th year anniversary of the night.
Oct 21, 2012 a deep soul lp came next, followed by a collection of 60s soul classics, an lp of pure northern soul dancers, 70s soul sounds and many more sides of soul musics polyhedron. Sublabel of ace records, releasing rare soul and northern soul reissues and compilations. After grant asked us about our favorite soul records, id like to know what is your favorite soul compilation. Not only have they reissued thousands of tracks, but amongst the singles, lps, and cds there are also over a thousand tracks that never saw the light of. Ask any corduroy and beard soul guy worth his salt, and hell tell you that the rare compilations from rca and arista in the late 1980s and early 1990s were genuinely schamazing.
Jan 09, 2007 pete smith 28 jenks road wombourne wolverhampton wv5 0bl 01902 893569 pete. Kent soul supply various compilations lps soul source. Va dore northern soul l a black music magic kent, 2017. Another compilation of tunes that have been played on the northern soul scene. Under my thumb, along with a sudden spate of kentmodern various artist compilations, ensured that every youth club disco in britain had some authentic northern soul. Come and experience your torrent treasure chest right here. In terms of the sheer number of releases, by such a wide variety of artists, the kent label has surpassed almost every other label in the history of soul music. A good 30 track northern soul compilation from kentace records that comes with a very informative booklet. Best remembered for a handful of hits including the top ten smashes you got what it takes and i love the way you love, marv johnson was also a seminal figure in the early history of motown records. Stream tracks and playlists from soul torrent on your desktop or mobile device. Sep 22, 20 i realize that northern soul is a british category for american soul of the 50s and 60s often preferring the obscure over the obvious hits.