summer 2017

Top Summer Soul Choons – 2017

Our very own Bully has hand picked some cracking soulful melodic choons for summer 2017. Make sure you check them out before checking out this year, where ever you may be heading off to! Rob Hardt Featuring David A. Tobin ‘Trying’ (Original_Mix) Rob Hardt well known for his productions & remixes for Chaka Khan ,

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An Era of Brit Funk

Brit Funk – What An Era! This months music choice has been an easy one for me. ‘Paradise Drive’ by Midnite. Brit-Funk at its very best. The Song came out on Tivoli Records, a British label, in 1983. The group were made up of P. Woodstock, M. Spooner, K. Parker and I. Bishop. Midnite managed

Music Reviews

From The Back Of The Box With Bully

Bully from Soulful Seduction selects a number of tunes that have been forgotten about from the back of the box, the tunes that we feel need a replay or a brief review before they collect to much dust! Norman Connors – You Are My Starship/Romantic Double CD For around £16 you can buy not one,


Back to ’79 with Tony Hall

A Rebirth of the Beloved Soul? Hello to all the soul/funk/house family! I feel we are in a perfect moment for the re-birth of our beloved genre. With so many Essex, South East club nights and events, the fabulous radio stations across all mediums (big up to Zero Radio) along with the tantalizing options of

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Bully’s Soulful Holiday Reads…

Bully’s Essential Holiday Book Suggestions Motown: The View From The Bottom Jack Ashford has worked with them all, from early days as a Jazz man, working with Marvin through to The Supremes, Gladys Knight, The Temptations basically anyone in the business in the Motown glory years, the book offers an insight into countless stories from

Music Reviews

Soulutions – Thankful

The release of their debut album ‘Destiny’ back in August 2015 was quite rightly regarded by many to be one of the highlights of the soul music year with the track ‘Listen’ going on to be remixed by Drizabone Soul family and the album as a whole gaining rave reviews on both sides of the

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Music, Clubbing & Memory Lane For Kelvin

Aah Dance by Fine Quality ft Cuz, was signed to the Sugar Hill record label and was released in 1981. The song genre was aptly named as electro funk / disco boogie and was written by Derrick Wright & Sylvia Robinson. It was released during the late 1970s to early 1980s on the renowned rap

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Artist Reviews


Will Downing Chats To Soulful Seduction The man that has been there for many years. For him beginning way back in the early 1980’s. The Grammy nominated singer who has been dubbed the “Prince of Sophisticated Soul.” Bully Chats to Will Downing! Will Downing shares with us his new album ‘Black Pearls’, early days and

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The Soul Sanctuary Radio Show – 2nd June 2017

The Award Winning Radio Show! Runner Up Best Soul Radio Show 2016 UK The Soul Sanctuary FRIDAY EDITION With Bully Superb selection of modern and classic soul through to 7pm, and its doesn’t get any better than this, we offer you 15 minutes non-stop selection of mixes from guest dj’s from around the world –