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The Q release debut ep

“Issues” is the debut EP from The Q, a mod revival band from Gloucestershire UK.

Spotlight on The Perceptions

A long harboured dream comes true for ex-JTQ members. Read on!

Trummor & Orgel feat Magnus Carlson - Somebody stole my thunder

Brand new, good for you! Investigate!

Die Profis: Neue Sensationen und alte Geheimnisse CD

Die Profis came from Düsseldorf and released an album back in 1982. Now it's finally available on cd. Read on.

Various Artists - The Godfather's R&B (BGP)

Mike Travis checks out the early production work of James Brown
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[Culture:Art & Design]

A Palm Springs Diary

Uppers very own answer to Julius Shulman, Scott Duncan, took his camera on a trip out to Palm Springs - find out what developed.

Soulastatic 7 year anniversary, 26 February 2005, Gothenburg Sweden

Time flies when you're having fun... Pictures from the 7th year anniversary night of Soulastatic, courtesy of Anna Eriksson and Emelie Ericson.

JTQ live at Club Io, Rimini, Italy 23rd November 2001

Nancy Yahiro decides to check out what James Taylor Quartet are up to these days, and finds herself singing along to instrumentals and havin' a good time

New Jersey Kings - Uzi Lover (JTI/Blow It Hard/Viceroy)

JTQ's alter-ego NJK return with their first long player since 1995. Just about three weeks before the official release we have the review.
[Gallery:Record labels & sleeves]

Picture sleeves - they are grrrreat!

Rest your eyes on some picture sleeves from the vast collection of Tony Sanchez