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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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[Culture:Art & Design]

Gio Ponti - Gli anni di Stile by Massimo Martignoni (Segesta, Milano, 2002)

Luciano Panella reviews a book on one of Italy's most famous C20th designers, Gio Ponti.

The Leaning Tower Soul Club, Pisa Italy, 17 January 2004

Our soulful on the spot reporter Nancy gives you this report from Pisa, Italy.

Soulastatic, 31 January 2004, Gothenburg Sweden

Uppers Richard Karström was invited to spin some vinyl at Soulastatic. He brought his camera as well.
[Travel:Four wheels]

Goodwood 2005

Pimp my ride? Are you mad? Dave Clark offers a plethora of pictures of vehicles that deffo don't need to be pimped. Enjoy!

Barcelona's 2nd Rhythm'n'Soul weekender, Barcelona Spain, Friday 7 July 2006

Boiler organiser Cristina contributes with the following pictures from the Boiler's 3rd anniversary party, also known as the 2nd Rhythm'n'Soul weekender.