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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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Bill Luther @ Smashed! Blocked!, Saturday 1 May 2004

New York City, USA. The club is Smashed! Blocked! and Bill Luther is guest dj'ing. So what did he put on the 1210's then? Read on...

Rimini Rare Soul Weekender, Rimini Italy, 18-19 July 2003

Facial hair, tattoos, fun and laughter - and some strange Scandinavian dance moves... Photos by Nancy Yahiro

Madness - Wonderful (Virgin)

The nutty sound of the 90's - a go go or no go? By Bengt Wallman.

Various Artists - SoulShaker Volume 2 (Record Kicks RKX010)

Bologna, Italy’s Soulshaker night club has become semi legendary in mod/60’s/funk-soul circles. Bill Luther checks out their hip sampler cd.

Various Artists - Birth of Soul volume 4

Half of 2007 has passed, but this cd stands a good chance to be in the top 5 of compilations when the year ends. So says Richard Karström. Read on.