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WARREN WOLF: Reincarnation (Mack Avenue)

Jazz buffs will recognize the name Warren Wolf. The vibraphonist (a Berklee Music College graduate) was a mainstay on the Boston jazz scene till 2005...

UNDER THE LAKE: Your Horizon Too (Mind In Overdrive)

UNDER THE LAKE are a West coast based smooth jazz outfit with a somewhat sporadic career. They were formed back in 1992 in San Diego...
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THE DEVONNS; The Devonns (Record Kicks)

We first became aware of contemporary Chicago soul band The Devonns back in 2018 when they released the delightful single ‘Come Back’. We learned that...
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LINDSEY WEBSTER: A Woman Like Me (Shanachie Records)

By now (if you’re a proper soul fan) you’ll know Lindsey Webster had a new album on its way. For the past month or so...
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VARIOUS: ABC (ABC)

As followers of the funk will know ABC stands for Austin Bogie Crew Records. The indie was founded in Texas in 2014 and their mission...
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IZO FITZROY; How The Mighty Fall (Jalapeno)

We had our first real introduction to London-based singer/songwriter IZO FITZROY back in 2017 via her ‘Skyline’ album. We learned that Ms F’s entry to...
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YOUNG GUN SILVER FOX: Canyons (Monty Music/Candelion)

YOUNG GUN SILVER FOX are a pair of inventive and prolific music craftsmen …Andy Platts from Mamas Gun and multi-faceted muso Shawn Lee. Platts and...
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JAMES HUNTER SIX: Nick Of Time (Daptone)

It was last December that Daptone announced they’d soon be releasing a new album on everybody’s favourite UK blue eyed soul boy – James Hunter...
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JOSÉ JAMES ‘No Beginning No End 2’ (Rainbow Blonde Records)

Soul/jazz stylist Jose James entered our consciousness back in 2008 with his ‘The Dreamer’ album and since then he’s built a faithful following –a following...