The "albums that changed your life" thread got me thinking about an album called "This is Soul". It was a compilation that came out in the UK in the mid to lates sixties. IIRC it had a photo of a soul singer on the cover with a jigsaw motif. I've looked around for this on the web, used albums and used CD's and never came across it. Has anyone ever seen it or know what the track listing was? Dalziel53Aug LP), Location: LP), MO.
Unfortunately, there is no additional information in the listing. Could that possibly be it? Mister KiteAug 15, That could be it. It is the right year. I was under the impression that it would have been Stax given the arists but the UK and US labels were not consistent.
MisterBrittAug 15, Location: Washington DC Area. The album I'm remembering had the cover art you are suggesting. Over the last several years there has been a renewed interest in classic soul. In addition to artists are the fans themselves. As vinyl consumers, our interest in analog is a reflection of our interest in authentic connections with music. That sweet soul music? Having recently negotiated a new contract with RCA, Cooke had more control in choosing the music he recorded and which backing musicians to use; this control results in one of his most critically acclaimed albums and signaling a more mature direction.
No matter what he was singing, Release Me - Various - This Is Soul (Vinyl, Sam Cooke brought a soulful delivery that connected with teenage and adult audiences of all races. Pickett turns what had originally been a bluesy piano-based number, and later a popular song for garage rock bands to play at dances, into an all-out party song. Having been an opening act for the Rolling Stones in the U. Read More. Strut Pre-order. Artist Nubiyan Twist feat. Previous Play Pause Next.
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