New Music / Lee Fields & The Expressions: It Rains Love

It Rains Love by Lee Fields & The Expressions Brand new album on Big Crown Records from the legendary vocalist, his second for the label and produced by Leon Michels.

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On Wax / Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band announce second album The Serpent’s Mouth

Another Big Crown Records Sureshot… 55, the debut LP from Hamburg collective Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band, took many by surprise with its pure swagger. Named for the eight mile

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On Wax / Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band: Xxplosive b/w Burn

Brand new music from Big Crown Records’ steel pan specialists and Mocambo Records veterans, Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band. It’s the first drop from their second album, due in September,

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On wax / Sunny and the Sunliners: Mr Brown Eyed Soul

Big Crown Records curates a selection of Sunny and the Sunliners tracks dating from 1966 to 1972, including the phenomenal Should I Take You Home and their haunting version of

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Watch / Lee Fields & The Expressions: Make The World

Lee Fields lifts another singles from the beautifully soulful Special Night album, his first for the most exciting label around, Big Crown Records. The Kate Cunningham helmed video was filmed

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On Wax: El Michels Affair / Return To The 37th Chamber

Another triumph for the Big Crown label following killer LPs from Lee Fields, Lady Wray and Bacao Rhythm and Steel Band: El Michels Affair, so often behind the scenes, are

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Groovement Interview / Lee Fields

This interview originally appeared in the February 2017 issue of Now Then Manchester. You can listen to a recording of our chat on this episode of the Groovement podcast, around

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Groovement Podcast: Agent J – Do It Again

In amongst the wonderful baby Groovement, a sea of marking and reports and other general teaching chaos, I managed to sneak a couple of hours to get a podcast done.

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