Posts tagged with soul

Red Bull Revolutions In Sound

Here’s a non-touristy reason to visit the London Eye – the Red Bull Music Academy is taking over each of its 30 capsules on Thursday 13th of October with a host of hugely influential DJs and live acts. The event, called Revolutions in Sound, marks the end of RBMA’s global tour, right before the start […]

Late Night Tales: MGMT

MGMT typify an indie band who somehow find themselves caught in a meteoric rise to the top and end up traumatised by the consequences. Their second album, Congratulations, saw them almost petulantly trying to shed their casual fans. Featuring no discernible singles, a centrepiece track  that was over 12 minutes long (‘Siberian Breaks’), and a […]

Gutter Talk: Othello Woolf

Earlier this summer, a dapper singer songwriter by the name of Othello Woolf released an EP of love-struck, slow R&B entitled Cold In Flesh. His forthcoming self-titled debut album documents the pain of a breakup with suitably dark soul – it’s pop at its most bittersweet. But that’s not all. Woolf’s seductive croon has earned […]

Meet Electric Wire Hustle

They’re strictly soulful with hip hop influences in the vein of D’Angelo and Common, but rather than hail from the US this three-piece are from Wellington, New Zealand. Their debut album, Every Waking Hour, released in 2009, caught the attention of Giles Peterson and fans worldwide with its 60s-inspired, Rhodes-and-thick-percussion ditties. Meet Myele Manzana on drums […]

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This Weekend: Black Atlantic with Moodymann

Black Atlantic continue on their quest to bring us the figures who shaped house and techno as we know it. This Saturday it’s the turn of  reclusive vinyl hero Moodymann. Who: Kenny Dixon Jr. aka Moodymann aka KDJ. Known for his generally feisty, media-shy attitude – he hates giving interviews – his devotion to vinyl, […]

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