Browsing Month »December, 2011«

Thanks for a great 2011, and a Happy New Year with plenty to look forward to!

December 30, 2011


Thanks to everyone who has regularly visited my blog during 2011 , and attended the various events with which I ve been involved. I wish each and every one of you a Happy New Year – let’s hope 2012 is a good one for us all. On the soul events side, I ve been particularly […]

Tonight in Manchester – great music at a great venue!

December 27, 2011


Our 3 rd “Parkers Reunion” session takes place tonight at the Band on the Wall, Swan Street, Manchester with a very special “full live band” set from Expansion Records’ artist Victor Haynes on stage at 11.30pm. For the first time ever with his full band , Victor will be featuring key tracks from his latest […]

GO AHEAD RECORDS – UPDATE : New and forthcoming releases

December 19, 2011


With our first five releases out there and looking great in their wonderful picture sleeves ,  just a quick  update on whats currently in stock and a taste of some forthcoming double headers due in 2012: 45’s RELEASED TO DATE: TICK 001     THE EPITOME OF SOUND          “You don t love me / Where were you?”     […]

From the N W S C – Thanks and Merry Christmas!

December 19, 2011


From Ginger and myself, alias the North West Soul Club, thanks to everyone who has supported our first 3 events in 2011, and we promise you many more next year also! A great day at The Dunkenhalgh yesterday with all the 11 guest DJs doing themselves proud , and considering the weather , the time […]

The Dunkenhalgh – What a venue this is for the big Christmas soul party!

December 16, 2011


Just got back from my pre-event meeting at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel and Spa , Blackburn Rd; Clayton – le-Moors and I have to tell you the place is looking fantastic in readiness for our Christmas “Hoot” Northern Soul and Motown All Dayer taking place this Sunday! Amazing Christmas decorations all around and the Pendle Suite […]

This Sunday at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel + Spa – The first N W S C Christmas All Dayer!

December 13, 2011


This Sunday, December the 18th  …Doors open at 4pm with discounted bar prices between 4pm and 6pm……fab soul sounds until 11pm with the North West Soul Club team of spinners joined by host of up-and-coming DJs and collectors so get ready for something a bit different! The D J schedule: 4 PM        Roman 5 PM        […]

2 major new titles now released on the GO AHEAD label..

December 9, 2011


Now available on 45s ,   mastered  in stunning quality and each in a beautiful limited edition picture bag are two of the greatest 70s tracks of all-time: TICK 004    JEFF PERRY                “Love don t come no stronger c/w Call on me” TICK 005    BOBBY WOMACK        “How could you break my heart? c/w Give it up” […]


December 7, 2011


The North West Soul Club’s  eagerly-awaited first Northern and Modern soul night at the Rose Centre, Hesketh Meadow Lane, Lowton, Nr Wigan takes place this Friday continuing the tradition of this excellent North West venue with a series of second-Friday-of-the -month events. With easy access off the M6, the M62 and the A580 (East Lancs Rd;) […]