March 2017

Mod Radio UK Exclusive w/ John Hellier, Stan Lane & Gaz Thomas

I’m so pleased to bring you this exclusive we did for Mod Radio UK. While in England about a month back, I was asked to come out to Romford, Essex to have a conversation with Stan Lane, the brother of

#113 Jazz-Funk w/ Scott Birksted

Yet again, another fantastic time with my man, ‘The Bjorn’ Scott Birksted. We put together an all-vinyl jazz-funk special for your pleasure. Mixed in bits of boogie, and a little disco as well. Kicked off the show with a song

Stone Foundation – Street Rituals

Label: 100% Records Release Date: 31 March 2017 Rating: 5/5 Purchase: Vinyl & CD Stone Foundation may be one of our most anticipated records of the year since their announcement in January that they’d recorded a new album with none other than Paul

Ephemerals – Egg Tooth

Label: Jalapeno Records Release Date: 21 April 2017 Rating: 4/5 Purchase: Vinyl / CD / Digital The 3rd album, from London’s Ephemerals is a breath of fresh air, and once again, they’ve managed to be exactly who they are, uncompromising, eclectic and diverse.

Tanika Charles – Soul Run

Label: Record Kicks Release Date: 7 April 2017 Rating: 3.5/5 Purchase: Vinyl & CD Canadian Soul Sensation Tanika Charles brings us her debut album ‘Soul Run’ on Italy’s Record Kicks. Her charming and fun personality throughout this album is instantly likable and will be

New Street Adventure – Stubborn Sons

Label: Acid Jazz Records Release Date: 24 March 2017 Rating: 5/5 Purchase: Vinyl & CD New Street Adventure are back with their long-awaited follow-up to the 2014 release ‘No Hard Feelings’. With this effort, they have not been hindered in any way by a

#112 The New-ish Music Week

The 112th broadcast of The Face I flew solo on what was a mission to feature ‘New-Ish’ Music. I featured music from the labels Athens of the North, Big Crown, Colemine, Dala, Daptone, Mukatsuku, Schema, Super Disco Edits, Tardam, and

#111 w/ Tony Fletcher

The 111th broadcast of The Face welcomes Tony Fletcher, author of the fantastic biography, ‘In the Midnight Hour – The Life & Soul of Wilson Pickett’. In the first hour we had loads of great records, new and old. This

#110 w/ Patrick Foisy

I’m joined by my man behind the Parka Avenue Podcast, ‘Parka’ Patrick Foisy from Montréal for the 110th broadcast of The Face Radio. We were still buzzing after seeing the 10th Annual NY Night Train Soul Clap featuring the likes