Soulful House

Soulful House

Soulful House is a subgenre of House Music featuring deep and melodic vibes, sophisticated musicality, R&B elements and most often soulful vocals.

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Carlos Mena, Ocha and the Invasion of South African House Music

'Big in South Africa' is the new 'Big in Japan'. The sound of South Africa has rejuvenated Soulful House Music
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Jullian Gomes featuring Sio: 1000 Memories

Fresh single from Atjazz Record Co, Jullian Gomes and Sio's 1000 Memories is remixed with pleasure by Osunlade, Karizma, Fred Everything and Atjazz himself.
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Mood II Swing: Back In The Groove

Mood II Swing's Lem Springsteen and John Ciafone left an indelible imprint in House music's global psyche since their debut in the early '90s. With Lem on keyboards and John doing the beats, their...
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Joey Negro Mix: Live at Goldfish in Sydney February 28 2014

Update: Our man Joey Negro just sent us an exclusive mix ahead of his date this Friday, March 21, 2014 at Primary Nightclub in Chicago. Here we go now: Joey Negro (who we interviewed for...

5 Magazine DJ Series presents Gene Hunt

Note: The 5 Magazine DJ Series was a monthly CD series released in a limited edition from March 2007 to November 2008. We featured mixes from legends such as Frankie Knuckles, Gene Hunt and...
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Karu’s Mission Statement (Intimate Venues)

The Cleveland producer drops a new LP on Intimate Venues Recordings.

Heights + Worship ft. Carlton Livingston: Crucify Me

For experienced and savvy producers, sometimes a chord, vocal sample, full acapella or an incomplete project can be blessed with new life and then a hit is "birthed." Thus is the case with...

Getting to Know Shane D

Getting to know South African DJ and producer Shane D. Shane co-hosts Grant Nelson's world famous Housecall radio show and has worked with House Music luminaries including Roland Clark, John "Julius" Knight, Syleena Johnson,...
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Compton ft. Celestine Sunshine through the Rain (Remixes)

Andy Compton dusts off The Rurals sound for remixes of his track with Celestine, Sunshine Through The Rain.

Frankie Knuckles’ Dancefloor Beauties

DEL compiles a selection of dancefloor "beauties" and dancefloor "beasts" from the illustrious career of Frankie Knuckles for his Foundations series. Part one: The Beauties. The Beasts will follow next week. Related: Foundations' Reflections on...

And Now The Singers: More Chosen Few Picnic 2015 Announcements

Three days, three announcements representing the entire breadth of underground electronic music in the Midwest, from Chicago's Chosen Few Picnic to Movement in Detroit and Soulful House to Techno. Now comes the third announcement,...

Kevin Irving, Legendary House Music Vocalist, Has Died

Another of the seminal artists that powered Chicago's early House Music scene has passed away. 5 Magazine has confirmed that legendary House Music vocalist Kevin Irving - whose voice was heard on tracks including "Children...

David Storm Ruffin: “The Morning After”

I'm also not sure about the release info on this one, but hopefully it gets a wide release. It's downtempo and shows off some virtuoso work on the ivories. Actually, I'm not sure "downtempo"...
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Listening Room: Marcel Vogel on Doin It (Intimate Friends)

There's a story behind every track. Or at least the good ones. Listening Room is our (somewhat neglected of late) music feature devoted to discovering new music and learning the story behind the tracks...
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Soul Clap Shines with Nona Hendryx: The Remixes of This Is It

Nona is a national treasure. Increasingly, so are Soul Clap.

Sean McCabe and Hanlei: How Does It Feel?

Sean McCabe's Good Vibrations makes sweet music with Hanlei and "How Does It Feel?"

Free (Is All I Wanna Be) by Ralf GUM and Portia Monique

I gotta be honest: one of the things that really called me back to writing music reviews again is the resurgence of true songwriting – an honest to goodness S-O-N-G, with lyrics and substance...

Opolopo, Roy Ananda ft. Sasha Williamson: Transformations

Double Cheese Records is on a hell of a run and follows up eclectic records from Mike Clark, Luyo and Kyle Kim with a Soulful House tour de force.

Rick Wade: Cooler Heads EP

It's a cliché, but fitting for a Detroit artist, I want to say that Rick Wade is equal parts man and machine. I have no idea how he's capable of maintaining such a furious...
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Phil Asher Phlash and Friends Mix

Archived 2008 mix from Phil Asher aka Phlash and Friends.

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