Dovetailing the civil rights movement, 1970s blaxploitation film was the birth of a new code of black representation. Check the article over at The Vinyl Factory
A record shop owner from Minnesota in the United States Rob Sheeley came across the kind of haul that lovers of vinyl could only dream of. A record store, which had closed down in 1994, had left its stock gathering dust in a basement in Big Spring, Texas. The inventory added up to over 100,000 […]
Keyboardist Marco Parisi stepped behind a MIDI controller known as the Seaboard RISE At a musical instrument trade fair in Germany. Parisi covered Jimi Hendrix’s, “Little Wing” capitalizing on the keyboard’s spontaneous capability to bend notes.
Rubberband + Turntable = Fresh bassline
The British Library has released a collection of 8,000, ‘Afro-pop’ tracks available to stream for free. The tracks were released between 1958 and 1984 and are from the Syliphone label. It’s a fairly amazing listen. Check the link below and have a dig.
The two-hour mix influenced by the recent release of his new album titled, ‘Rojus’ on Running Back. Tracks from the album can be heard throughout. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0729p97
Latest Signing to Soul Dance Records “Backroad Smokers Club” are now available for streaming from Spotify. Backroad Smokers Club were formed after many jam sessions between Freddy Quinlan (Vocals) and Darragh McDonald (Guitar/Bass). Soon they were joined by Cal McGrath (Guitar/Bass) and Darragh Dwyer (Drums), they adopted the name and began playing venues around Waterford […]