November 20, 2022

Modcast #525: Soul Transfusion

Northern soul has infused, and been transfused into all manner of music. It's a foundational part of the mod scene, and well everything else in music as well it turns out. So, thought I'd single out a few interesting byways and sideways of northern soul.

Listen Now

10,000 Maniacs -- Few And Far Between (1992)
Hello -- Tell Him (1978)
The B-Team -- All I Ever Wanted (1985)
Soft Cell -- What (1982)
JoBoxers -- Just Got Lucky (1983)
Banarama -- State I'm In (1984)
Naked Eyes -- Always Something There To Remind Me (1982)
Jamie & The Numbers -- Boys Don't Cry (2021)

Spearmint -- Sweeping The Nation (1999)
ABC -- Viva Love (2016)
Ben Pirani -- Light Of My Life (2018)
Paul Stanley's Soul Station -- I, Oh I (2021)
Miles Kane -- Caroline (2022)
Emma Noble feat. Nick Corbin -- We Gonna Live Forever (2022)
Bruce Springsteen -- Do I Love You (Indeed I Do) (2022)
The Stranglers -- Walk On By (1978)

Bonus Third Set

Aretha Franklin - I Say A Little Prayer

Pizzicato Five - Sweet Soul Revue

Miles Kane - Nothing's Ever Gonna Be Good Enough (feat. Corinne Bailey Rae)

Frank Popp Ensemble - TORN UP

Men of North Country - Mirror Man

Haircut 100 - Love Plus One

Dexys Midnight Runners - Seven Days Too Long

The Style Council - Shout To The Top

The Three O'Clock - When Lightning Starts

Andrew Kingslow - Crossed the Borderline