The Bank Holiday weekend is upon us, and now is the time to secure your place for the extravaganza that is the 50th Southport Weekender!Read More »
Andy Ward delivers an essential SuncéBeat special, replaying his live sets throughout the week.Read More »
Beautiful photographs from Aki Andersson, Mad Mats’ partner in crime!Read More »
New heat from previous SuncéBeat and SPW guest Quentin Harris.Read More »
Dope new Marlena Shaw edit from the man like Leftside Wobble!Read More »
R&B pioneer, GRAMMY winner and former/original member of the soul group Shalamar, Jody Watley, has just released her first single since 2006, “Nightlife”, featuring backing vocals from original Shalamar vocalist Gerald Brown.Read More »
“When we need to get in our zone we put on Reverend James Moore. They’re all like saints to us – Luther Vandross, Prince, D’Angelo.”Read More »
The legendary trombonist is one of the pivotal figures of funk. He served not only as James Brown’s trusty bandleader and primary arranger through the Godfather of Soul’s ’70s rhythm revolution but also guided the brass in pocket for George Clinton’s Parliament-Funkadelic through its glory days.Read More »
Saturday 9th March, 2013
Spring is here, and we’re getting into the seasonal spirit by rewinding this rare demo version of the Roy Ayers classic.
Friday 8th March, 2013
Brand new compilation drops this week, including a DVD of Fela Live – the Midsummer Concert, with interviews and live performances from Glastonbury ’84.