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The Night James Brown Saved Boston

This Wednesday night, New York will be treated to a very special screening of The Night James Brown Saved Boston. The screening will take place at St. Nicholas Park at 8:45pm and is a free event but before doing so, … Continue reading

Osaka Monaurail “Riptide” LP

There are very few if any bands that capture the essence and funk left behind by James Brown and The J.B.’s, but Japan’s Osaka Monaurail exudes that same energy that made Soul Brother #1 e 8th Wonder of the world. … Continue reading

The Worlds Greatest JB Tribute Mix

There have been plenty of James Brown tribute mixes to come out since his passing and all covering important works from his catalog of hits. But don’t think we’ve ever heard one of this magnitude and clocking in at just … Continue reading

James Brown “love power peace”

James Brown is the greatest to ever do it, that’s it, that’s all nothing more needs to be said. But just when we thought we’ve seen and heard it all from Soul Brother #1, we recently got word that the … Continue reading

Covering Funky James

We’ve been trying to play catch up here at the office and going through the stacks of 45’s that we’ve received from various sources so that we can finally do reviews. One 7” which we came across (which has completely … Continue reading

8th Wonder James Brown Recap

This past weekends 8th Wonder James Brown party went down as another sure shot for the history books. The good peoples of More Than Enough opened up their doors and allowed us to take over the night once again this … Continue reading

The 6th Annual 8th Wonder James Brown Tribute

It seems like only yesterday that we packed the house on a cold wintery night in January for the 5th Annual and now we’re back for our 6th year to celebrate the career of James Brown. We always look forward … Continue reading

Buscrates “Cut Out The Lights” 7”

If you’ve never heard of Buscrates 16-Bit Ensemble then do yourself a favor and do some research, this guy comes extra nice with the beats and swirvy on the synth. Side A “Cut Out The Lights” is mellowed out vibe … Continue reading

Moorish Vanguard Concert

Most are familiar with the plethora of artists that were either brought up under the wing of the late great James Brown, or were featured artists on one of his many label imprints. Hits were created, songs flopped, pay was … Continue reading

You Can Get With This or That

There are so many songs that have been recorded and covered over the years with most of the originals being better than it’s duplicates. But when it comes to the James Brown organization many of the songs have been covered … Continue reading