vintage soul music appreciation thread

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  1. Get Smart

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  2. Get Smart

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    I generally like Northern stuff, dancefloor bombs.

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    Joy Lovejoy - In Orbit (real version doesn't have the stupid NASA sample)


    Great pick Kent! I prefer Northern as well, but not when tracks got into 1968 and beyond, once early disco reared its ugly influence I am out.
     


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    +1. This thread rules.

    Couple more:

    Stevie Wonder Uptight
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    Edward Hamilton & The Arabians Baby Don't You Weep
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    Edward Hamilton & The Arabians Baby Don't You Weep
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    This is great. Touch of Joe Meek about it.
     


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    Bobby Rich - There's A Girl Somewhere For Me
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    Bill Bush - I'm Waiting
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    Judy Street - What (another song covered by Soft Cell)
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    Nolan Porter - If I Could Only Be Sure
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    Bettye Swann - Closed for the season

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    @Station. Really good calls with Eddie Floyd and some of the others. Some more... Marion Black - Who Knows
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    Now we're talking. Got into Northern Soul a few years ago through a colleague who used to do the odd DJ set now and then. Some of my faves:

    Barbara Lynn - "Good Woman"
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    Jackie Wilson - "Soul Galore"
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    Carla Thomas - "I'll Never Stop Loving You"
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    Paul Anka - "I Can't Help Loving You"
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    KTF
     


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    This is one of my favorites, Tommie Young: The Fall had a song that skewered the Northern Soul fanatics called "Lie Dream of a Casino Soul".
     


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    My dear boy, 22,321 posts and you still haven't worked out the YouTube function?
     


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    My dear boy, 22,321 posts and you still haven't worked out the YouTube function?

    My first time texting was two months ago.
     


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    My first time texting was two months ago.
    And yet you've been on an obscure internet forum for years. How quaint. As Jessica Griffin sang, we do it all the wrong way round.
     


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