Category Archives: Soul

Darryl Reeves – Mercury

Spaced out, soulful, broken but groovy, with a strong influences of Herbie Hancock and Sun Ra musics. Still, pretty innovative in many ways! Very modern sound production that is amazingly tight in it’s colorful stereo image is definitely the first thing to

Darryl Reeves – Mercury

Spaced out, soulful, broken but groovy, with a strong influences of Herbie Hancock and Sun Ra musics. Still, pretty innovative in many ways! Very modern sound production that is amazingly tight in it’s colorful stereo image is definitely the first thing to

WAR – Deliver The World

Orgasmic, soulful and yet rough album by the legendary WAR band. Grooves vary from song to song, sometimes you feel the blues, jazz, or very often funk vibe, all permeated with extended jams and beautiful solos. But, thinking of it as a whole, it’s

WAR – Deliver The World

Orgasmic, soulful and yet rough album by the legendary WAR band. Grooves vary from song to song, sometimes you feel the blues, jazz, or very often funk vibe, all permeated with extended jams and beautiful solos. But, thinking of it as a whole, it’s

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Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On (Original Detroit Mix)

Death of Marvin’s close friend Tammi Terrell, coke addiction, fallout of his marriage, struggling with Motown Records, suicide attempt, rockets, moon shots, Vietnam, poverty, social chaos, riots, brutal police and political crisis is What was actually Going On while Marvin was producing this

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Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On (Original Detroit Mix)

Death of Marvin’s close friend Tammi Terrell, coke addiction, fallout of his marriage, struggling with Motown Records, suicide attempt, rockets, moon shots, Vietnam, poverty, social chaos, riots, brutal police and political crisis is What was actually Going On while Marvin was producing this

TM Juke – Maps From The Wilderness

It’s a mellow thing plated with beautiful singing by Alice Russel and sampled jazz records from 50s. The debut album by TM Juke, released in 2003 for Tru Thoughts record label, could be classified as a nu soul/funk release. Music filled with

TM Juke – Maps From The Wilderness

It’s a mellow thing plated with beautiful singing by Alice Russel and sampled jazz records from 50s. The debut album by TM Juke, released in 2003 for Tru Thoughts record label, could be classified as a nu soul/funk release. Music filled with

Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson – Bridges

Six years after Pieces of a Man release, which you had an opportunity to hear in one of my previous posts, Heron is still the same guy. He’s social, political, rebellious…But, he for sure sings with more skill, depending less on

Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson – Bridges

Six years after Pieces of a Man release, which you had an opportunity to hear in one of my previous posts, Heron is still the same guy. He’s social, political, rebellious…But, he for sure sings with more skill, depending less on

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Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man

Rebellious, painful, filled with bitterness and tenderness, sometimes optimistic and even naive, rooted in the blues and jazz influences to which Scott-Heron referred to as “bluesology, the science of how things feel”, this album Heron definitely sings with ache in his voice. Pieces of

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Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man

Rebellious, painful, filled with bitterness and tenderness, sometimes optimistic and even naive, rooted in the blues and jazz influences to which Scott-Heron referred to as “bluesology, the science of how things feel”, this album Heron definitely sings with ache in his voice. Pieces of

The Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio

I’m not gonna write much, Shafiq Husayn already made a great announcement with the first song of this Grammy Award winning album, released in 2012 by Blue Note Records. Enjoy! Robert Glasper (born April 5, 1978 in Houston, Texas) is an American

The Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio

I’m not gonna write much, Shafiq Husayn already made a great announcement with the first song of this Grammy Award winning album, released in 2012 by Blue Note Records. Enjoy! Robert Glasper (born April 5, 1978 in Houston, Texas) is an American