January 2017

#105 w/ Benjamin & The Right Direction

For the 105th Episode of The Face, from the 29th of January 2017, I was joined in the Record Room by Benjamin Ouriachi-Pirani of Benjamin & The Right Direction. We had some great chat, and played some solid records, including

#104 w/ Terry Cole of Colemine Records

The 104th Episode of The Face. I was joined by Terry Cole of Colemine Records, and we featured quite a few songs from this great label! Plus some new tracks from Marta Ren & the Groovelvets & more. Plus your

#103 w/ Dale Spollett of Soul Scratch

The 103rd Episode of The Face, and first of 2017. Featured a lot of Northern Soul, Funk, Disco, Boogie, and more. Spoke with Dale Spollett of Soul Scratch about their new record, ‘Pushing Fire‘ out this week on Colemine Records.

Orgone – Bulletproof

Label: Colemine Records Release Date: 13 Jan 2017 Rating: 5/5 Purchase: Colored Vinyl / Black Vinyl Fresh out the box for 2017 are the two latest firecrackers from Orgone. The A-side, ‘Bulletproof’, which features Brooklyn’s Ikebe Shakedown is a high velocity banger that conveys the Orgone

Jungle Fire – N.U.S.A.U. / La Kossa

Label: Colemine Records Release Date: 13 Jan 2017 Rating: 5/5 Purchase: Colored Vinyl / Black Vinyl Jungle Fire’s brand new 45 is lifted from their forthcoming album ‘Jambu’. The A-side, ‘N.U.S.A.U.’ does not disappoint and delivers the bands signature blend of high tempo Afro-Caribbean rhythms blended

Soul Scratch – Pushing Fire

Label: Colemine Records Release Date: 13 Jan 2017 Rating: 4/5 Purchase: Vinyl / CD / Download The third album by Soul Scratch released via Colemine Records sees the band develop their brand of classic sounding funk and soul and navigate the “difficult 3rd album,” scenario