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All The Soul Serenades

There were multiple versions of this Soul instrumental: SOUL SERENADE could be called the theme tune to Soul in the Sixties certainly a contender for the most popular instrumental. The original was from KING CURTIS: Willie Mitchell The Mike Cotton Sound … Continue reading

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What It Takes pt 1-2-3

  I Got What It Takes: Part One and Part Two and they said Three if they had time. It was a H U G E 45 on the Manchester original Soul scene. Well one member of this duo of … Continue reading

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Streaming SOUL

A fantastic way to have 24 x 7 streaming Soul music is with one of these great radios tuned over the internet to on-line Soul stations. I have been listening to loads of Soul stations for a couple of years … Continue reading

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A Blue Note Club Playlist

The BLUE NOTE was the second great Soul club in Manchester in 1967 – 71 Here is a playlist from that time at that club: The Mar – Keys – “Grab This Thing“ A great Stax instrumental that Roger Eagle … Continue reading

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Edwin Starr

Edwin starred at the Twisted Wheel so many times that it became almost a second home to him. However when he did settle and live in England he chose Stoke-on-Trent, not Manchester. Manchester SOUL MODS Loved Edwin! Mr EDWIN STARR … Continue reading

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ROGER EAGLE

Roger introduced a plethora of music to the MOD youths who danced to it at the Manchester SOUL Clubs. Blues was his first love, R&B, and Soul. He was an evangelist with a messianic approach to educating his audience to … Continue reading

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Music from The Manchester Wheelers

THE MANCHESTER WHEELERS: The book about the original Soul-Mod scene and the music that inspired; Northern Soul. Continue reading

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