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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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The Velvelettes - The Motown Anthology (Motown/Universal 980 937-2)

A double cd with The Velvelettes, the girl group that never released an album in the 60's. Alternative lyrics, stereo mixes, live recordings... A great album according to Frank Murphy

Stella Soul & Jazz Club, Uppsala Sweden, autumn 1999

Pictures from Stella soul & jazz club, Uppsala Sweden. By Maria Hedenskog.

Welcome to Piper Club!

In the mid-sixties the "capelloni" of Rome got a place to claim their own. Luciano Panella tells the tale.

Miles Alive

Columbia Legacy reissue a batch of live recordings by Miles Davis. Robin Tomens has the following to say.

Various Artists - Studio One Scorcher (Soul Jazz SJRCD 67)

Soul Jazz Records have yet to put a foot wrong with their Studio One compilations. Say east, say west, say north and south (on the left hand side).