More Deep Funk, Soul & Groovy Club Sounds From Today’s Scene. Since 2003 SoulShaker gives you a complete view of today’s funk & soul scene digging all best and hard to find 45s and unreleased rmx from the contemporary scene, selling more than 10.000 copies all over the world. On the new volume Record Kicks boss Nick has selected for you an explosive mix of deep funk, headz, afrobeat and real soul monsters from most of our favourite bands and producers.
On the deep funk side from Daptone we have the new Binky’s solo project BinKie Griptite & The Mellomatics, real killer funk from one of the responsible of legendary Daptone sound; dutch deep funk revelation the Soul Snatchers; our aficionados Sweet Vandals and “Comin from a higher place” & “Budget Fro” respectively taken from BABY CHARLES and THE DIPLOMATS OF SOLID SOUNDS’ forthcoming debut albums to be released on RK this year. On The headz side a killer New Mastersounds rmx by Lack Of Afro that you’ll not find on the NMS remixed album; a dirty funk remix by Diesler of UNITY’s killer track “Escape”; Quantic feat Alice Russel here remixed by Love Monk Genious Senor Lobo; artist of the year Ben Westbeech here remixed by Daptone in house band The Dapkings and Steven Perri & Zamaun back here with their new single after last year successful debut 12″ Drum & Brass on Pulver Records. If you dig afrobeat and percussions there’s enough for you with now legendary KOKOLO from NYC, Dutch revelation AIFF (Unique Records) and Germans The Boogoos from Tramp Records. Not to mention modern soul monster “Don’t take it too hard” by Tuomo, the groovy “Are You Ready” by Japanese Mr Comicstore here together with soul diva Nicole Willis and classy Hammond funk “The Performer” by Enri.
RKX021 VARIOUS ARTISTS – “SoulShaker Vol.4″ out on CD/LP/Digital Download