Tag Archives: soul

EDWIN STARR – Soul Singer

August 16, 2018

Angel Air 2018 Late warbler’s entire output for English label that failed to elevate him back to higher ground. By 1983, when Edwin Starr relocated to Albion, his hits had dried up, yet there still was too much honey in … Continue reading

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LAMONT DOZIER – Reimagination

July 29, 2018

Goldenlane 2018 One of the greatest songsters of last century strips his hits to bring out ultimate tenderness – and bring on some prominent guests. Tunes written by Lamont Dozier – on his own and with the Holland brothers – … Continue reading

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MIKE HARRISON – Late Starter

July 5, 2018

Halo 2006 Warm, if monochrome, return of Rainbow Rider who wore soul on his sleeve, from SPOOKY TOOTH and beyond. For Mike Harrison, who in March of 2018 leaving this album as his last ever, it was a case of … Continue reading

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EMILY JOHNSON – Open Your Heart

April 30, 2018

Tarpan 2018 Mahavishnu John’s protégé steps out with sweet soul sacrifice on her debut EP. World music runs through the vein of this young songstress – and how could it be different for a Nigerian born in Bulgaria, discovered on … Continue reading

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IMMY STANLEY – Dancing Light

April 23, 2018

Halo UK Homesick yet hypnotic debut from West Midlands’ teenager who wears soul on her sleeve and blues in her heart. Having university on the horizon, many a youngster would be well-poised for a freedom fest, but this singer is … Continue reading

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