Aryk Crowder “Perfect Body”

SoulSistas And SoulBruthas! I’ve been following this cat for a few years now. Out of Chicago, Aryk Crowder has been doing this solid Neo-Soul thing that I really dig. He just released a new video from his tight little EP 2X4, that came out not too long ago. Check out the video for “Perfect Body”…

Free Music From The M-Tet: “Carol Of The Bells”

SoulSistas And SoulBruthas! Love this band out of San Francisco called, The M-Tet. They lay down some real tight Funk, Soul and Jazz and have, for all you vinyl lovers, put out three excellent 45’s! They’re now working on a new full length LP, and I can’t wait to spin it. They just sent out this…

“Holiday Love” From Tuxedo!

SoulSistas And SoulBruthas! Tuxedo (Mayer Hawthorne & Jake One) put out one of my fav LP’s of the year. It’s a tight throwback to some 80’s Boogie/Disco jams. Lucky for us, Tuxedo dropped a little year end capper Holiday themed joint this week. An original song, and absolute gem called, “Holiday Love.” It’s so much fun….

Colemine Records New Release: Ephemerals

SoulSistas And SoulBruthas! Loveland, Ohio’s finest record label just released it’s latest 45rpm. For this one, Colemine puts the focus on a tight Soul outfit from London called, the Ephemerals. Real nice contemporary cut with some poignant lyrics. This one deserves your attention! Get it at Colemine Records HERE, and check out their new subscription service…

Young Gun Silver Fox: West End Coast

SoulSistas And SoulBruthas! Young Gun Silver Fox is the duo of Shawn Lee and Andy Platts (Mama’s Gun). They’ve just released a cool little record that I’ve been spinning all week. What makes this album so interesting is that it’s a bit of a tribute to the sort of West Coast “Yacht Rock” genre of…

Boiler Room Collections: Breakbeat Lou!

SoulSistas & SoulBruthas! If you’re an old skool Hip Hop head and love DJ culture, you’ll no doubt be fascinated by this Boiler Room session featuring Breakbeat Lou talking about the beginnings of “Ultimate Breaks & Beats” compilations. It’s a very cool conversation, hosted by Rich Medina, with Lou playing and discussing some of the…

New Artist Spotlight: Son Little!

SoulSistas And SoulBruthas! Always a pleasure to run across a new artist that’s really doing something special. Son Little’s self titled debut on Anti- Records is one of those albums that’s full of nods to the past, while sounding completely original and contemporary. Check out these two choice cuts from the record. Good chance this…

Kendra Morris Returns With New Single!

SoulSistas And SoulBruthas! If you don’t know Kendra Morris, you should. She’s one of the finest contemporary Soul singers we have right now. Kendra has released two acclaimed albums on the Wax Poetics label, and after a bit of a hiatus to become a Mom, Kendra is back with a new single! “Wizards Float” is…

Aloha Got Soul Reissues Mike Lundy’s “The Rhythm Of Life!”

Soulsistas And SoulBruthas! Aloha Got Soul’s Roger Bong, one of the word’s best crate diggers, and a specialist in Hawaiian SOUL and FUNK music/artists, recently took a bold step and started his own record label. For the first LP release, Roger is reissuing a wonderful little slice of soul from Mike Lundy. Mike Lundy’s The…

Adventures In Cratedigging: Larry Willis “Inner Crisis”

SoulSistas And SoulBruthas! There’s a few things I’ve learned over the years when digging for records. One of those things is most definitely, any record on the Groove Merchant label is gonna be dope. Inner Crisis from Larry Willis is no exception. Larry is a badass keyboard player who toured with Blood, Sweat & Tears…