Roger Kaufman is old school.
While his peers listened to the Doors and Janis Joplin, the 1966 Staples High School graduate sang doo wop.
His band — Four on the Floor — moved on to jazz, R&B and folk tunes. 490 more words
I admit it, since reading ‘Respect Yourself: Stax Records and the Soul Explosion‘ (Robert Gordon) I’ve been a bit hooked on soul music. It really is essential reading for any self-professed music aficionado. 710 more words
When people talk about the greatest male soul singers of the 1960s and 1970s, names such as Otis Redding, Sam Cooke, Al Green, James Brown, Percy Sledge, James Carr, and Wilson Pickett are frequently mentioned. 794 more words
Just arrived! New old stock, unplayed mint copies of some great and hard to find soul records. Just click the link below to see the list, with full details. 82 more words