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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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The 8th National Northern Soul Weekender, Sydney Australia, 28-30 October 2005

Smile, you're on Soultastic camera! Nancy reports from down under.

Summer scenesters 2002

"When the sun shines, they slip into the shade..." Picture postcards from London and Margate by Claudia Elliott

Biff, Bang, Power-dressing!

Have you ever wondered about what to wear the first day on the new job? Do not fear... check this out and add to your confusion! By Jules Olivier.

The New Birth
- Sweet as honey, stinging like a bee

Our own Karsten Östlund gets into an intoxicated frenzy when hit by a funk missile. Is it an expose? An odyssey? -Who knows? But It's ALL GOOD, man.

The Motions - Introduction To The Motions/Their Own Way (Pseudonym CD-1084-DD)

Bill Luther sinks his teeth in a re-issue of The Motions first two albums.