Van Morrison Roll With The Punches Caroline International Sir George Ivan “Van” Morrison continues as a prolific artist – this brand new album the first of two for 2017. But for a few years there (or if you’re unkind, for 20 or 30 years) he was repeating himself to diminishing returns.
Ronnie Jones Satisfy My Soul: The Complete Recordings 1964-1968 RPM Records Ronnie Jones was one of the most soulful of the singers on the British scene in the 1960s, American-born (that might have helped), he did time with Alexis Korner’s Blues Incorporated and when backed by The Night Timers he fronted a unit that rivalled […]
Georgie Fame, 20 Beat Classics (1982) I never realised that Georgie Fame wasn’t cool – not for a long time anyway. I grew up digging a lot of his music, thinking it pretty cool – fortunately I’ve never cared at all for what cool is, not really. Which is to say I’m only interested in […]