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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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Calypso King & the Soul Investigators - Soul Strike! (Soul Fire SFLP001)

Funk is the only musical genre that actually contains the word "fun". And heavy metal is an anagram for "crap". Well, maybe not, but in a world of justice it would be.
[Culture:Movies, tv, radio]

Soul Function

Even though it's pretty much "vinyl only!" when it comes to northern soul - apart from the occasional styrene - the modern day technology is embraced as far as films go. Yes, it's DVD. Fits neatly in you hold all. Lars Schröder tells you more.

Absolute Beginnerism Mk4: Shaving

You need something to restrain those sideburns and keep the girlfriend from retreating rapidly when you try to give her a little peck on the cheek. A shave that is.
[Culture:Movies, tv, radio]

No return home for Carter

We sent Brian Poust to the cinema. He came back early...