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      SOUL MUSIC - Links, Events, About Us etc
Click HERE for the contact details/general info page of www.soulmusic.co.uk

We now have a DISCOGS site with 1000's of Soul records NOT on our website
We also still have our eBay store too
BOTH updated Daily

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So Soulful 70's
 So Soulful 70's
So Soulful 70's


So Soulful 70's

Another night of 100% 70's Soul & Crossover

at

THE RAF CLUB
Golden Hill Lane, Leyland, Lancs, PR25 3NN

Saturday 3rd JANUARY 2015

With resident 'So Soulful 70's' DJ's

EDDY EDMONDSON
& STEVE PLUMB

With very special guests

SEAN TASKER &
MANO

8pm thru 1am (12.30am Bar)

Admission £6

To buy your tickets at £6 each

Please use the PayPal button below

(All tickets are reserved for you on the door and you simply pick them up on the night!)


VISIT OUR 'SO SOULFUL 70'S' FACEBOOK GROUP PAGE AT https://www.facebook.com/groups/163211050441179/

There will also be another legendary FREE CD to the first 50 through the door


(After each event Eddy sells the CD's on
www.soultime.org.uk at £5 each with 100% going to Cancer Research)

TO SEE PHOTOS OF US IN ACTION VISIT THE 'SO SOULFUL 70'S' PAGE AT http://www.soultime.org.uk/

Bed & Breakfast Information

Premier Inn 0871 5278916 (Preston South, Cuerden Way) 1 mile away (recommended)
Premier Inn 0871 5278914 (Preston South, Craven Drive) 1 mile away (recommended)
Best Western Leyland Hotel 0845 3730973 (M6/J28, Leyland Way, Leyland) 0.5 miles away
Travelodge 0871 9846172 (Preston Road, Clayton-Le-Woods) 2 miles away


Email info@soulmusic.co.uk for more info!

The NEXT 'SO SOULFUL 70's' DATES

Saturday 3rd January 2015
Saturday 14th March 2015
Saturday 2nd May 2015
Saturday 13th June 2015
Saturday 1st August 2015
Saturday 26th September 2015 (changed from the 19th)
Saturday 28th November 2015
Saturday 2nd January 2016

 
           Recommended Soul Events


SOUL ESSENCE 33


THE YARMOUTH SOUL WEEKENDER

April 2015

This legendary weekender is still a haven for all things Soulful!

Weekender number 32 was FANTASTIC

Check out www.soul-essence.co.uk for info on SE32

 

Soul4Real meets Soul Essence

16th to 19th October 2014

The Bilbao Weekender

In October 2013 the Soul4Real boys joined forces once again with the Soul Essence gang for what was a totally BRILLIANT weekend!

 2014 will be just as good - Book now!

For bookings at Hotel Ercilla and additional info please contact Alex Subinas at eurocom@jet.es

For a mini venue report on the 2010 weekend please visit soulmusic1000

 

Soul In The Sun

7th November to 13th November 2014 in Tenerife

Still the best fun you can have with your clothes on!

Visit the website now and get yourself booked into a festival of Sun, Sea, Soul & Sangria!

www.soulinthesun.com

 

North Lancs Soul Festival 2014

16th to 18th May 2014

www.northlancssoulfestival.co.uk

This FREE Weekend Soul Festival is held in sunny Morecambe in Lancashire and run by Sean O'Connor & The Seaside Soul Club. Check the website above for more details! May 2013 was brilliant - 2014 will be magnificent!

 

DFDS IN CONJUNCTION WITH SOUL IN THE SUN PRESENT

SOUL AT SEA - A TWO night mini CRUISE to Amsterdam

7th - 8th SEPTEMBER 2014

The SEPTEMBER 2013 event was FANTASTIC!

En-Suite cabin, breakfast on both days, exclusive access to TWO Soul nights, Day Trip to Amsterdam for just £99 - ALL PROCEEDS GOING TO CANCER RESEARCH 

With DJ's

EDDY EDMONDSON, GORDON TOOLE, SHAUN FITTON, ALAN BARNES & PAUL HUGHES etc

Please visit www.dfds.co.uk/soulatsea or email Eddy on eddy@soultime.org.uk for more info

 

The Kendal " Soul in the Sun" Reunion Weekender

The Park Nightclub, Parkside Road, Kendal, Cumbria

20th-21st JUNE 2014

Open to everyone whether your a Soul in the Sunner or not. Itís a very expensive weekender (Friday is free and Saturday is a fiver)  Every penny goes to Cancer Research. DJs are Eddy Edmondson, Jem Booth, Pat Wallace, Pete Meadows, Steve Plumb etc etc and the music will be Right Across the board

soultime.org.uk

Click the link above for more details

 


A DAB OF SOUL

The Crown Hotel - High Street - Nantwich

Playing the best in 70`s and Crossover Soul with a dab of Modern.

GUEST DJ's - Always quality RESIDENT DJ'S - CHRIS ANDERTON & DAVE LUCAS

Open 8.30pm - 1.30am £6 OTD
 


Soulful Solutions


THE VICTORIA WORKING MENS CLUB, CHURCH HILL, HEDNESFORD, STAFFS, WS12 1BQ

Playing the best in 70`s, Crossover & Modern Soul

GUEST DJ's - ALWAYS QUALITY

RESIDENT DJ'S - JOHN FISHER, STEVE LLOYD & ROB HURCOMBE

Open 8.00pm - Late £5 OTD

soulstuff.co.uk
 
 

MonuMENTAL
Soul On-Sea Weekender

AUGUST 2014

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex

monumentalsoul.co.uk

The sixth quality Soul weekender from the brilliant MonuMENTAL gang will be in 2014
Click the link above for more details

 


SOULAID

Charitable Soul nights in Leyland.

Home of Campbells which is now in it's 13th year!!!

Check out www.soulaid.co.uk for more info!

 


Heaven in the Afternoon

at The Grand in Clitheroe


Last SUNDAY every month - 3pm til 8pm - The Grand, 18 York Street, Clitheroe, BB7 2DL

DJ's - STEVE WILDE & Friends
- Tickets £6.00

Tel Steve on 01254 823854 or The Grand on 01200 421599 - Email Steve on stephen.wilde4@btopenworld.com

 


SOULTIME @ GREENLANDS

Greenlands Labour Club, Chatburn Rd, Ribbleton, Preston, PR2 6BJ

2nd Friday of every month

Resident DJ Derek Smith - Spinning Northern Soul, Motown, 70ís & Modern

Large Dancefloor - Cheap Bar - Great Music! 8pm thru 1am

Check out www.newgreenlands.info for more info!
 

 

Broughton Wings Soul Club

Broughton Wings Sports & Social Club, Chester Road, Broughton, Nr Chester, CH4 0DR

With resident DJ's 

SOUL SAM & KEV JONES

Always with quality special guests

Admission just £3

Please visit www.broughtonwings.co.uk or email Kenn on kenn.almond@airbus.com for more info

 


SOULFUL DANCE @ THE LANGDALES

 318-328 Clifton Drive North, St Annes, FY8 2PB

Admission £5.00 OTD - 8:00 pm 'til 2:00 am

DJs PETE HAIGH - STEVE NAYLOR - ANDY LETT - "Sound" - THE PROFESSOR


Please visit their website www.soulfuldance.co.uk it has all the details for this great night.

 

TRUE SOUL
Scottish Soul Weekender

5th to 6th SEPTEMBER 2014

Peebles Hydro Hotel & Spa

The SECOND Soul weekender here featuring BUTCH, LARS BULNHEIM, ARTHUR FENN, LENNY HARKINS, DUCE, ANDY DENNISON, JOHN MacDONALD, ALAN PATERSON, FRASER DUNN, ANDY WHITMORE & COLIN LAW

Please visit www.truesoul.co.uk

 

To exchange links or to pass on your Web Site/Soul Night info please email enquiries@soulmusic.co.uk

Click here to read my article on the Grapevine 2000 Record Label or visit www.soulmusic.co.uk/Grapevine_article.htm

Click here to view our Blog or visit soulmusic1000

Click here to view our latest NEWSLETTER

Click here to see our 'Soul Memorabilia' page
 

 

           Recommended Soul Events

VINTAGE 2014

Celebrating 5 Decades of British Cool!

www.vintagebyhemingway.co.uk

2014 dates TBE

Vintage at Goodwood in August 2010 was utterly BRILLIANT!
Vintage 2011 at London's Southbank Centre was SUPERB!

MORE INFO TO FOLLOW


Click HERE to email Vintage for more info!!

 


BLUES & SOUL MAGAZINE


Now printed every TWO months

Since the Summer of 2011 this iconic magazine has started being printed again!

Featuring interviews and reviews of all the latest happenings in the Soul world
Two writers from it's heyday in the early/mid 70's are still writing for the magazine in the shape of Frank Elson & Sharon Davis
There are also great new columns from Snowboy, Ben Lovett, Bigger etc

Check out http://www.bluesandsoul.com/column/138/steve_plumbs_vintage_soul to see my B&S column from December 2011 'Steve Plumb's Vintage Soul'

Check out www.soulmusic.co.uk/bluesandsoul.htm to see and hear the records I reviewed in B&S

For more information including subscription details, check out www.bluesandsoul.com

 


seasidesoul.co.uk

Home of the 'Seaside Soul Club' AND the 'North Lancs Soul Festival' in Morecambe!

 


soulstuff.co.uk

Bringing you info about Soul Events in Worcs, West Mids & West of England

 


nu-soul.co.uk

Scotland's home for all that's soulful run by Bob Jeffries!

 


soulnight.co.uk

Find Northern Soul & Modern Soul events around the UK.

 


riversidesoul.co.uk

Northern & Modern Soul goings on in the Gloucestershire/Worcestershire area!

 


marulacafe.com

Soulfood at The Marula Cafe in MADRID! Soul, Funk & Jazzy rhythms EVERY Friday with DJ Jadd.

I have personally been to this gig and can recommend it whole-heartedly!

 


soulfusion-soulnites.co.uk

This website has been developed to provide you with information about Soulfusion Soulnite held in Gloucestershire. Has lots of pictures of Dave Thorley on it, so that can't be bad :-)

 
          Recommended Soul & Dance Music Sellers


Steve Plumb on eBay

Steve Plumb's eBay sales

Northern Soul Classics always up there!

 


Soulful CD's

A list of quality original Modern & Northern Soul CD's

 

Hit & Run Record Label

Hit & Run Records - The return of the legendary UK Soul label from the 1970's! The 1st two 45's from Mary Gresham & Doris Allen have now been joined by two more unreleased 45's from Bobby Sheen & The Truths Inc out now!

More than recommended!!! In fact they're ESSENTIAL!!!!!

 

raresoulman.co.uk

John Manship Records - The man!

 

Andy Dyson Records

Andy Dyson Records - One of the UK's top dealers & collectors!

 

crazybeat.co.uk

Crazy Beat Records - Gary Dennis & the gang!

 

topdogrecords.co.uk

Top Dog Records - Run by the lovely Dave Thorley! From the hard to find to the just plain good!

 

chapmanrecords.co.uk

Chapman Records - Northern Soul, Tamla Motown, 70s, 45s, CDs and Memorabilia. Quick & Extremely Efficient Service Worldwide!

 

www.raresoul.co.uk

PLANET RECORDS - Run by the mercurial Pete Smith with hundreds of Northern Soul (& Ska) 45's for sale

 

soulchoonz.com

SoulChoonz.com - Nu & Upfront Soul Music including a syndicated Soul Radio Show
              
Their online store includes CD's & Legal MP3 downloads

Click the link below to read their review of the Soul Junction 45 from Jesse James at

http://soulchoonzreviews.blogspot.com/search?q=jesse+james


You can of course buy the 45 from us :-)

 

soultunes.co.uk

Soultunes.co.uk - Soul Music for sale - Vinyl and CD - Vinyl cutting service available - MP3 Downloads.

 

soul101.com

Soul101.com - 100% legal downloads covering all genre's of Soul Music.

 

goodchoicerecords

Good Choice Record - Markus Gora's site from Germany

 

globalgroove.co.uk

Global Groove Records - Online Record Store & DJ Shop - Specialists in new and second-hand dance vinyl, promos, white labels, DJ mixes and DJ gear.

 

globalgroovedigital.com

Global Groove Digital - Specialists in sourcing digital dance music. Buy & download all genres of dance music on MP3. 100% legal.

 
         SELECTED PLAYLISTS
Click here to view our fully up-to-date Soul Radio page or visit http://www.soulmusic.co.uk/radio.htm
 

Bilbao Soul4Real Weekender
7th to 10th October 2010

Steve Plumb - Friday night (1am-2am) - Paaarrrty

Delfonics - I told you so (45)
Vessie Simmons - I can make it on my own (45)
Willie J & Co - Boogie with your baby (45)
C Henry Woods Troupe - The Stranger (45)
Kool Blues - can we try love again (45)
Charlene & The Soul Serenaders - Can you win (45)
Inell Young - What do you see in her (45)
Bobby Bland - Shoes (45)
Chubby & The Turnpikes - I didn't try (45)
Paramount Four - Sorry ain't the word (45)
Sam Dees - Lonely for you baby (Alt Take LP)
George Kirby - What can I do (45)
Clydene Jackson - I need your love (LP)
Brief Encounter - Human (45)
New Holidays - Maybe so maybe no (45)
Satin - Your loves got me (45)
Tempests - Someday (LP)
Seven Souls - I still love you (45)
Richard Caiton - I'd like to get near you (45)
Norris Vines - Give in (45)

Steve Plumb - Saturday night (11pm-12.30am) - Early doors, setting the tone

Deborah Bell - Close your eyes (CD)
BSTC feat J L - I love it (CD)
DJ Asparagus - Your daddy loves you (CD)
Root Soul feat Leon King - My dream come true (CD)
Laurence Beaman - Thinking of you (CD)
Paris Delane - Can't go back (CD)
Marjorie Ingram - Another woman involved (forthcoming)
Ted Taylor - Farewell (forthcoming)
George Soule - Midnight love affair (forthcoming)
Candi Staton - One more hurt (forthcoming)
George Jackson - Victim of a foolish heart (forthcoming) (Bilbao '1st play' exclusive)
Spencer Wiggins - I'm at the breaking point (CD)
Paramount Four - Sorry ain't the word (45)
Epicentre - Get off the phone (LP Borrowed from Bob Cosby)
Invitations - It was a woman (New 45)
Anthony Hamilton - So in love with you (CD)
Marcell & The Truth - Lost in the moment (CD)
Chantay Savage - Don't let it go to your head (Silks Old School 12")
Esther Philips - Brother brother (CD)
Ella Woods - I need your love (45)
Alice Clark - Don't you care (LP)
Arnold Blair - Trying to get next to you (45)
Joyce Williams - The first thing I do in the morning (45)
Friday Saturday Sunday - There must be something (45)
Lou Courtney - Somebody new is loving on you (45)
Fabulous Playmates - Don't turn your back on love (45)
Barrett Strong - Is it true (45)
Hesitations - Is that the way to treat a girl (45)
Sy Hightower - I know you're leaving me (45)

 

 

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Write to Steve Plumb, 11 Pintail Close, Leyland, Lancs, PR26 7RY, UK

          Recommended Soul Sites
 


soultime.org.uk/u>/a>


Very informative web site run by 'Mr Soul in the Sun' Eddy Edmondson
     
 


independentmovement.co.uk


Excellent site run by Mark Gurney with everything soulful from guest mixes to records for sale etc
     
 


cornersoulcrew


Another excellent site run by a bunch of very knowledgeable Spanish guys. Lots of Northern Soul & Modern Soul information, interviews etc
     
 


searchingforsoul.info


The site inspired by the book!!! If you haven't read 'Searching for Soul' by Reg Stickings; here's where you can buy it! I have the book and I can tell you it's a cracking read, written by a guy with real passion for our music! Look out for the lite 'Airport' version soon!
     
  groovesvilleusa.com NEW BOOK OUT NOW!!!!
Keith Ryaltt's definitive history of Detroit Soul and R&B
     
 


sirshambling.com


Fantastic Deep Soul web site - Look, listen & learn!
     
 

soul-source.co.uk

Superb site dealing in Rare & Northern Soul - great forum too!
     
  thesoulbasement.com 'The Soul Basement' NEW home of the former 'In The Basement' magazine'
     
  lifeandsoulpromotions.co.uk Mike Ashley's excellent site covering all aspects of Soul Music in the UK
     
  thesoulsurvivors.co.uk Superb online Magazine dealing in Jazz, Funk & Soul!
     
  milliondollardisco.com If you're into your Soulful Disco (or even just Disco) this is the site for you! Lot's of good stuff on here including exclusive DJ Mixes and some great articles!
     
  soulmotion.co.uk Great site concentrating mainly on Motown & Northern Soul
     
  Shades Of Soul - Magazine Shades Of Soul (email only) - Derek Pearson's fabulous Rare Soul magazine
     
  Soul Up North - Magazine Soul Up North (email only) - Another quality Rare Soul magazine. Run by a certain Mr Howard Earnshaw
     
  soulchoonz.com SoulChoonz Records - "One of the UK's most dynamic Indie soul music labels" (Blues & Soul Magazine). Home Of Carlton J Smith, Brown's Bag, The Lab Addicts & Joslyn
     
  Soulscape Record Label The Soulscape Record Label - Garry Cape's new venture with the release of killer CD's from Bill Brandon, Tony Borders, Rozetta Johnson etc. They can be ordered directly from his site!
     
  northernsoulsister.co.uk Retro clothing for the Northern Soul dancer!
     
  Record Centres for 45's Custom made quality Aluminium record centres for all your USA 45's!! (Courtesy of 45Central.co.uk)
     
  moremuzic.com One of the UK's leading promoters of Specialised/Themed Events with plenty of Soul!!!!!!!
     
 

jazzandsoul.eu

'All about the passion for music' ' This says it all about this great site!!!!
     
  soulunsigned.com Another great website. This one is dedicated to supporting unsigned and independent soul, funk, and jazz artists from around the world!
     
  goldsoul.co.uk The UK's premier promoters of Northern Soul Events!!!
     
          Recommended Soul Radio
 
Eddy Edmondson

Eddy Edmondson - A Taste of Soul
- Solar Radio (0129 on the Sky Channel) - Every Sunday 8pm til 10pm GMT - Quality Northern & Modern Soul. This show gets better and better 'Mr Soul in the Sun' excels himself every Sunday evening. Eddy now has a regular spot on the show which showcases quality tunes to be found on www.soulmusic.co.uk I always said he was a man of taste :-)

Download Eddy's shows from here
 
Soul People

Soul People -
Solar Radio (0129 on the Sky Channel) - Every Sunday - 10am til Midday GMT - Majoring in 70's Soul with many of the UK's top DJ's
playing each week. 2011 sees the following guest DJ's rotating throughout the year - Kenny Mac, Gary Dennis, Steve Plumb & Barry Maleady, Terry Jones, Steve & Lee Jeffries, Shaun Robbins plus other great guests like Brian Goucher, John Manship etc etc

Download the shows from here
 
Sean O'Connor

Sean O'Connor (Morecambe's answer to Tony Blackburn!)
is now broadcasting on Starpoint Radio!
The show is monthly on the third Friday night
7pm til 9pm GMT. Check www.starpointradio.com and on Sky Digital for more details.

Get more details of Sean's shows here
 
Mick O'Donnell

Mick O'Donnell - Soul Discovery
- 209Radio (105FM Cambridge) (and  now on Solar once a month too!) Every Sunday Midday til 3pm GMT - Quality Soul from all eras with quality guests too!
 
Steve Hobbs

Steve Hobbs -
Solar Radio (0129 on the Sky Channel) - Every Wednesday - 8pm til 10pm GMT - Great show and as professional as you like! New soul releases, soulful house relevant to the scene plus lashings of quality 70s, 80s etc and the legendary knee-trembling session
!
 
Bob Smith

Bob Smith - Bob 'The Crate' Smith
- Starpoint Radio - Every Tuesday 9pm til 10.30pm GMT - Wonderful tuneage from one of my favourite collectors
 
Fraser Dunn

Fraser Dunn - Soulful Allsorts
- subcity.org - Every Saturday 2pm til 4pm GMT - Soulful class guaranteed from the cuddliest Scotsman I know!
 
Pete Hawley (aka Meadows)

Pete Hawley (aka Meadows) - Soultime
- Tameside Radio 103.6FM - Every Monday 8pm til 10pm GMT - Weekly Soul Show featuring Quality Soul Music from ALL ERAS!
 
Harry Grundy

Harry Grundy - The Right Track
- Salford City Radio 94.4FM - Every Sunday 8pm til 10pm GMT - Weekly Northern Soul Show!
 
Russ Winstanley

Russ Winstanley
- XFM 97.7 - Every Sunday 10pm til Midnight GMT -  Weekly Northern Soul Show!
 
DooWop2Soul

WSLR LPFM 96.5, Sarasiota, Florida
- SoulManJan & Nay run alternate Doo Wop & Soul shows weekly in the Sunshine State!
 
OKay FM

OKay FM
- Internet Radio Station broadcasting daily from 6am to midnight. Weekdays they play 60's Soul Classics/Northern Soul all day! Weekends the format changes to 70's Soul, Dance, Disco & Funk all day! Advert free too!
 
          Recommended 'MySpace' 'Blogs' 'Twitters' etc etc
 
Richard Searling

Keep up with what Richard is up to these days, including all the events he promotes, his NEW Record Label, his NEW Book, his Football team etc
     
 
Pure Soul (for the less energetic)

Ian Nicol's blog! Prepare to be amazed!
     
 
soulmusic1000

Our own blog which we publish from time to time with our Newsletters, Announcements, Reviews etc
     
 
Colin Dilnot

Colin has forgotten more about Soul than most of us actually know about it! Follow his intriguing and VERY informative blog!
     
 
Neil Forbes

Mr Forbes' MySpace page!
     
 
Monumental Soul

The Monumental Soul MySpace page!
     
 
Soul Cargo

A great quality Soul, Jazz & Funk Blog from DJ Jadd from Madrid!
     
 
Mellow Soul & Sensual Grooves

The great Mellow Soulful Blog of Nicholas Drosos from Athens Greece!
     
  SoulDennis-RarePhillySax
Great Soulful Blog featuring lots of obscure Modern Soul!
 
 
 
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