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Monday, August 1, 2016
Australian Musician Martin Kennedys All India Radio His Other Projects

An Introduction To: Australian Musician Martin Kennedy’s All India Radio & His Various Other Projects

“An introduction To…” is a blog series, whose purpose is to introduce certain selected artists to a new and broader audience all over the world -– regardless of age groups and musical preferences. This is the third installment, which aims to bring attention to the prolific, underrated Australian musician/singer-songwriter...
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Posted by Thomas Thomsen on August 1, 2016
Sunday, May 10, 2015
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Classic 1970s Soul, R&B, and Funk, Vol. 8

1.The Love I Lost by Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes: Written and produced by the legendary Philadelphia Soul songwriting/production team Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff, the Soul/Disco song The Love I Lost peaked at No. 7 on the Pop Chart and hit No. 1 on the Soul/R&B Chart in 1973 (for two weeks)...
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Posted by Thomas Thomsen on May 10, 2015
Saturday, November 15, 2014
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An Introduction To: Australian Alternative Singer-Songwriter Steve Kilbey's Solo & Side Projects

“An Introduction To…” is a blog series, whose purpose is to introduce certain selected artists to a new and broader audience regardless of age groups. This second installment focuses on the solo and side projects of the extremely prolific singer-songwriter, bassist, and lyricist, Steve Kilbey, frontman/lead vocalist of the iconic Australian Alternative Rock band The Church...
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Posted by Thomas Thomsen on November 15, 2014
Monday, November 10, 2014
An Introduction To The Church

An Introduction To: Australian Alternative Rock Band The Church

“An Introduction To…” is a blog series whose purpose is to introduce certain selected artists to a new and broader audience regardless of age groups. This first installment focuses on the prolific and iconic Australian Alternative Rock band The Church. Formed in Sydney in 1980, they’ve released a wide range of albums and EPs, all of which have been of a consistently high quality...
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Posted by Thomas Thomsen on November 10, 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Classic 1970s Soul RB and Funk Vol. 7

Classic 1970s Soul, R&B, and Funk, Vol. 7

  1.Home Is Where The Hatred Is by Gil Scott-Heron: Renowned Soul/R&B/Jazz singer-songwriter Gil Scott-Heron's Home Is where The Hatred Is was released as a single in 1971; while it didn't chart, it has been recorded by several other artists and has, rightfully, long since been acknowledged as a classic...
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Posted by Thomas Thomsen on September 25, 2014
Monday, September 15, 2014
And I Love Her Classic Songs Recorded By Various Artists

And I Love Her: Classic Songs Recorded by Various Artists, Vol. 2

  And I Love Her by The Beatles may very well be the most beautiful love song ever written. Even though the song was credited to “Lennon-McCartney”, it was mainly written by Paul McCartney. Over the years, countless artists within various genres of music have recorded their versions of...
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Posted by Joel Grøndrup on September 15, 2014
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Classic 1980s Soul RB and Funk Vol. 3

Classic 1980s Soul, R&B, and Funk, Vol. 3

1.Stomp! by The Brothers Johnson: In early 1980, the Funk/Disco/R&B duo The Brothers Johnson -- comprised of brothers George Johnson (a.k.a. “Lightnin’ Licks”) and Louis E. Johnson (a.k.a. “Thunder Thumbs”) -– released the single Stomp!, which reached No. 1 on the Soul/R&B Chart and peaked at No. 7 on the Pop Chart. It also hit No. 6 on the U.K. Singles Chart....
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Posted by Thomas Thomsen on July 19, 2014
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Classic 1970s Soul RB and Funk Vol. 6

Classic 1970s Soul, R&B, and Funk, Vol. 6

  1.Now That We Found Love and For The Love Of Money by The O’Jays: In 1973, Philadelphia Soul group The O’Jays released their fourth LP, the socially conscious album Ship Ahoy (considered their masterpiece alongside Backstabbers), a critical and commercial success, reaching No. 1 on the Soul/R&B Chart and...
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Posted by Thomas Thomsen on July 16, 2014
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