2019 was a great year for a soul revival, and The Saigon Soul Revival end this trend on a very high note. From their Bandcamp site: Saigon Soul Revival has been on a quest to reawaken the raw, enchanting sounds of 1960’s and 70’s Vietnam; a time when passionate music resonated in Saigon’s streets and […]
I have no idea what has gotten into the water over in Finland, but the country’s becoming a hotbed of amazing modern soul music. Timmion Records is releasing artists of astoundingly good quality like Willie West, Nicole Willis, and The Soul Investigators. You might want to check out some of their other brilliant artists over […]
The Anglo-French singer and guitarist Alexis Evans must have had one hell of a good soul and R&B collection growing up, because he sounds like he studied under the masters. The last 5 years have been amazing for neo-soul music, especially with the likes of Sharon Jones (RIP) and the Dap-Kings, The James Hunter Six […]
A smooth, swanky tune by Paul Weller’s other band, The Style Council, joined by the voice of Everything But The Girl, Tracey Thorn.
This one comes from South Korea, courtesy of my good friend, Max Franosch, who has a taste for music I respect deeply. Lucid Fall have a sound that remind some chilled-out neo-soul band married to a Dylanesque bossa nova sound. This guy is worth keeping an eye on!