Category Archives: Soul

Today Was a Good Day

I went looking for Ghetto House singles today and walked out with these. I had been looking for a copy of The Bell Album on plastic for some time now, and found it at Reckless today for $3.99 along with … Continue reading

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No Chimo

Curtis Mayfield – The Doo Doo Wop is Strong in Here (from Short Eyes OST 1977) CurtMcGirt’s banger with the awesome title from the film adaptation of Miguel Piñero’s play. The lyrics on this sountrack are very, very strange.

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Hiding in Shadows We Don’t Belong

VA – They’re Gonna Find Us: The Sounds of Adultery (2009) In 1967 while taking a break from cheating in poker, songwriter Dan Penn(penner of The Letter) along with Lincoln Wayne “Chips” Morman wrote At The Dark End of The … Continue reading

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That Type of Son Of a Bitch

Snatch and The Poontangs – “Two Time Slim” (from Snatch and The Poontangs 1969) Johnny Otis a.k.a. “the type of cocksucker to start an uprisin in a motherfuckers ass” put together this album somewhere between “Hey, Shine” and his son’s … Continue reading

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WONDERful

Eyes are for suckers

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"…It’s You That I Want But Him That I Need"

Al Green – Beware(extended mix) “Carlotta was in another part of the house listening to music. I then decided to take a bath. After I got in the tub, I soon heard a noise, I looked up and Mary was … Continue reading

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The Smell of Divinin’

Sleepy Brown – “Me, My Baby, and My Cadillac” (from Mr. Brown/Got Purp? vol. 2) I had forgot about this song for some reason until like two days ago.  Maybe my favorite example of soul existing in the 2000s.  I … Continue reading

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