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Label: RCA ‎– AFL1-5807 Format: Vinyl, LP, Album Country: US Released: 1986 Genre: Funk / Soul Style: Soul Tracklisting A1. Stay A2. Set The Night On Fire A3. Love Will Show Us How A4. Be My Lady B1. Giving Myself To You B2. All Work No Play B3. Dangerous B4. Take[…]

Label: RCA ‎– MFL1 8508 Format: Vinyl, LP, Mini-Album Country: US Released: 1983 Genre: Electronic, Funk / Soul Style: Soul, Funk, Disco Tracklisting: A1. I Am Somebody A2. Keep On Doin’ A3. Everybody Loves A Winner B2. Love Intensity B3. Thank You For The Love Bonus: I Am Somebody (Instrumental) Purchase[…]

  I gave myself 30 minutes, and only 30 minutes, in between study sessions to play around with some tracks. I came up with this edit. This track seems to have gotten lost between a dub and a smooth make out session. Don’t use this track to get the dance floor[…]

  When people of the United States think of dance music in the early 80’s, most tend to not look beyond what was on the charts at the time. (In fact, people in the United States are still like that. I know, it’s sad.) So if I ask someone if they’ve heard Kano,[…]

  You all have heard a couple of tracks from Funk Hunk on previous episodes of my show. If you’ve paid attention to those episodes it’s easy to hear why I go nuts over the Hunk’s releases and even get a little gitty whenever he has a free download release on his[…]

  Amsterdam’s disco crate digger, Laura Stavinoha, has re-worked a little magic Unlimited Touch’s classic, “I Hear Music In The Streets.” You’ll hear an extended intro that faints the famous bassline, making it perfect for transitioning and keeping a smooth groove for the dance floor. In fact, the synths don’t even[…]

  Whiskey Disco veteran Pontchartrain has dug a little deep into his crates to edit this classic italo disco jam from Kano. I have to admit, this edit is pretty stellar and would make a perfect compliment as your cruising beachside in an 80’s T-Top Trans Am or 300ZX. In order[…]

  I’m a little late to the game on this one. To my credit, I just now discovered that there is another great funk/soul/disco editor in the beautiful country of Italy. This particular gent goes by the name of DJ Mila and he’s got a whole host of treats and goodies[…]

If you follow the history of Prince’s music and the artists that he’s influenced, you’ll probably tell by listening to The Time’s final release that tensions were starting to mount between Morris Day and the Purple One. The group did break up in 1984 but not before they released Ice Cream[…]