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Farewell: Uppers Music Editor Bill Luther steps down


Various Artists - The In Kraut Volume Three CD (Marina Records)

The third installment of the excellent 60's/70's Teutonic music series "The In Kraut" arrives!

Various Artists - In the Naked City (Kent CDKEND 299)

"There are eight million stories in the naked city". Bob Rockchild has listened to a compilation of soulful urban dwellers

The Five Aces - Shout & Shimmy (Saagaloo Records)

Harmonica, Hammond, recorded on reel to reel, a cover of “I’m Gonna Do It By Myself”. Some of the details about this record that should spark an interest and make any fan of proper music curious. Read on!

-Fairytales Can Come True
-British Blue Eyed Soul 1966-1969

A slew of new CD compilations of British 60's sounds
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From our vault
Some articles you might have overlooked

Bologna Soul Night 2002

Date: 25th of May. Place: Bologna, Italy. Behind the camera and on the dancefloor: Nancy Yahiro

Syd Barrett - The Madcap Laughs

The proof that there was a time when musicians did something genuine and artistic. By Bengt Wallman.

Soul Nites, Stockholm Sweden 1999

Cool cats, sexy kittens and foul freaks groovin' in the smooth Stockholm night. By Bengt Wallman

Bill Luther DJ Set List
Saturday October 1st 2005
Modsbury Park 2
Asbury Park,New Jersey USA

Bill Luther loads up the 45 case in the Mini and treks down to the shore to spin an all nighter before, in between and after The Dansettes and Mod Fun at Modsbury Park 2.

Various Artists - The return of Mod Jazz (Kent CDKEND 250)

All aboard the train to Hipsville! 24 smokin' mod jazz tunes, compiled by Ady Croasdell and Dean Rudland. We had to tie Richard Karström to the chair in order to stop him dancing around the Uppers office.