Feature Groups Archives: Top Releases of the Week

New releases and pre-orders – 17th November 2017

Sharon Jones sadly passed away around a year ago , but thankfully she recorded one last album ‘Soul of a woman’ which is now released on CD , Lp and limited edition red vinyl. Detroit’s legend Amp Fiddler returns with a strong album ‘Amp Dogs night’ now in on CD and LP. Peckam’s finest Ruby […]

New releases and pre-orders – 10th November 2018

New Releases It’s been a few years since we had a new studio album from Lalah Hathaway, she returns with a new nine track album which we have managed to source a few copies of. Detroit legend Amp Fiddler returns with a new album ‘Amp Dog Night’s’. The vinyl is in now, pre-order the CD […]

New releases and pre-orders | 3rd November 2017

There are a few good new releases this week.  Sugaray Rayford has made a great new traditional Soul album with real horns etc he sounds a little like Benny Latimore and the music is not a million miles away from those on Daptone now out on LP as well as CD. Maxayn made 3 interestingly […]

Weekly new release update – 27th October

New releases There are two long awaited albums released this week.  Disco Soul Gold contains 16 Nigel Lowis remixes of Contemporary Modern Soul dancers, many on CD for the first time.Gregory Porter returns with a tribute to his main influences Nat king Cole, available on CD, Deluxe Cd with 3 extra tracks and Deluxe Double […]

New releases – 20th October 2017

New Releases Christian Scott releases the third instalment of his Jazz Centennial Trilogy ‘Emancipation Procrastination’ his most accessible to date.  It is a remarkable achievement to record and release three new albums in one year , especially so in the 2000’s. This a good deep jazz album to really get into. Eric Roberson also completes his Trilogy […]

New releases and pre-orders | 13th October 2017

It is an amazing week for releases , there’s something for everybody this week. Chantae Cann takes pride of place as album of the week with ‘Sol Empowered’ a beautiful album which features one of the tracks of the year ‘The Light’, really uplifting song that even after seven minutes leaves you wanting for more. […]

New releases and pre-orders | 6th October 2017

NEW RELEASES This week is all about Compilations. Kev Beadle presents his Private Collection Vol 3 a great collection of jazz fusion and Jazz dance underground classics, available on CD and a 3LP set.The superb Soul Togetherness 2017 and Soul Festival compilations from Expansion are now available on Vinyl as well as CD. New Jazz […]

New releases – 29th September 2017

NEW RELEASES Will Downing has made his best album in a while ‘Soul Survivor’  finds him in good voice, and there are some nice duets with Avery sunshine. Ledisi has a nice R&b/Soul album and Zara McFarlane consolidates her position as a leading UK vocalist. Sweet Pea Atkinson makes a belated follow up 35 years […]

New releases just in | 22nd September

The Soul Togetherness 2017 has arrived and started shipping yesterday. Be amongst the first to receive this essential annual selection featuring some of the best contemporary Modern soul and Soulful House floor fillers by ordering now. The LP is due next week so pre-order now for shipping on day of arrival. Expansion also have a […]

New releases | 15th September 2017

NEW RELEASES see all of this week’s new releases here Dee Dee Bridgewater goes back to her roots and has made a Soul/Rhythm and Blues album in her birthplace Memphis. Dee Dee puts her twist on many classics including ‘Yes I’m Ready’ and ‘Can’t get next to you’ on this lovely album recorded in the Royal […]