New Music / Mamilah: Moonlight Walking

Moonlight Walking by Mamilah Instantly bright and soulful jazz out today from Leeds-based Mamilah, the sun suitably breaking through the clouds as I write this. Afro-flecked, funk-infused big-smile sounds. Would

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Icelandic funk mixed by DJ Platurn: Breaking The Ice

Uncovered Icelandic funk courtesy of DJ Platurn. A 2CD set which includes rare photos, via Platurn’s father Magnus Thordarson, and other treasures from Iceland’s music scene of the late 1960s

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Groovement Podcast: Agent J – Where Do We Go From Here? ft Lee Fields

Lee Fields joins me in conversation, so I thought I’d make it a soul special. Pic credit: AkseP19 @ Gorilla, Manchester Download / Mixcloud / Podcast Feed / iTunes Lee

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Groovement Podcast: Agent J – Dreaming {Sep 2015}

Mostly brand new beats, hip hop and funk plus a little Latin section halfway through. ITUNES / MIXCLOUD / DOWNLOAD Agent J: Dreaming {Sep 2015} by Jamie Groovement Aka Agent

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Manchester: Osaka Monaurail @ Band on the Wall 10 Nov

World leaders in super heavy funk Osaka Monaurail are due to hit Manchester this November. I last caught them as Marva Whitney’s backing band at Leeds’ Hi-Fi Club in 2010

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Out now // Peru Bravo: Funk, Soul & Psych from Peru’s Radical Decade (Tiger’s Milk Records)

Peru / London A shout for this great compilation, released this week, from the ever-Latin Tiger’s Milk Records. Available on double gatefold vinyl from the likes of Piccadilly Records, Peru

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Out now // Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings: Give The People What They Want

Finally out today, the newest long player from Sharon Jones and her Dap-Kings. If you want it on digi, head to iTunes. Manchester, grab the vinyl from Piccadilly Records – check

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Groovement Podcast: AGENT J // 50CT13

Agent J presents all new music for October – hip hop and beats with a twist of funk ’round the middle. Feedback appreciated! No talk on this one, just tunes.

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Classic soul from Master Plan Inc on Jazzman

All killer funk and soul from Jazzman Records with previously unreleased recordings from Chicago’s Master Plan Inc. Find out the story below. The album is available now. A brief history

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Preview: SOUL SPECTRUM RECORDS VOL 1 // Soul Spectrum x Jazzman Records

Listen to a couple of tracks from this comp on the latest Groovement podcast.  For all the diggers out there that like to get a well put together compilation to

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Sounddhism 01/12 – Resonators, Frameworks, Pedestrian and way more

This Saturday sees Nottingham’s soul-fuelled live music-loving clubnight – Sounddhism – bring its most heavy weight lineup yet. Groovement has always covered genres from all across the musical spectrum, and

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Download: DJ DODGE // Soul/Funk/Jazz Mix Tape

Great soul mixtape linked to on Ty’s Facebook group. Says Dodge: “Check out this personal look at some of the tunes from the London party scene circa 1984 – 88

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Preview: THE MIGHTY MOCAMBOS // The Future Is Here

Hamburg, Germany After almost twenty 45s under various pseudonyms, their thrilling and hugely successful debut album with London-based singer Gizelle Smith and a tour with concerts throughout Europe, Germany’s most

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Stream: ANDREA TROUT // New Year’s Eve Mix

Stream, geddit? “Best Of Good Love Gone” 24-Carat Black (Numero) “Cruisin’” D’Angelo (Cooltempo) “Back In The Day” Erykah Badu (Motown) “Harlem River Drive” Bobby Humphrey (BBE) “Tell Me What To

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Download: The Only Xmas Mixtape You’ll Need – from MUSIC OF SUBSTANCE

Last year CHRIS READ and MARC HYPE produced the dopest mixtape anyone needed for Christmas, and they’ve gone and done it again with a sequel. Download Chris and Marc’s mixes

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THE APPLES live in Sheffield – REVIEW

THE APPLES LIVE @ THE TUESDAY CLUB, SHEFFIELD TUESDAY 3RD NOVEMBER 2009 REVIEW BY NEIL BOPERSON Arriving early in the steel city of Sheffield on a cold November night, I

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Neil Boperson mix for Groovement

Broadcast on Groovement last Sunday 26th July 2009.. Thanks Neil! Take pity on Neil everyone, as he does not have the internet and has to rely instead on pirated cassette

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GIZELLE SMITH releases debut LP

Gizelle, Gizelle… Groovement is very excited to bring attention to the wonderful funk leanings of this sweet eyed girl of soul and the release of her very first long player,

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