Archive for 2013

  • OK 2Kay

    By Chris Wells on November 6, 2013

    Abinye David Jumbo, otherwise known as Mr 2Kay, is currently hot on the Afrobeats scene from here to his...

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    Womack: The Wildest Ride

    By Chris Wells on October 30, 2013

    In August 1994, Echoes Editor Chris Wells flew to Los Angeles to record some interviews. Whilst there he looked...

  • Al Johnson Dies

    By Chris Wells on October 27, 2013

    Co-founder of The Unifics and in 1980 the guy who teamed up with Jean Carne on the much-loved duet...

  • Day Time

    By Chris Wells on October 26, 2013

    Top 10 R&B, Top 40 Pop and international award-winning songwriter, producer, and recording artist James Day has just announced...

  • Seek… And Find

    By Chris Wells on October 26, 2013

    Dome Records are to release Seekronized: Atlanta’s Best Kept Secret on November 8, a 16-track compilation of the best...

  • Quincy Sues MJ Estate

    By Chris Wells on October 26, 2013

    Quincy Jones yesterday sued Michael Jackson’s estate, claiming he is owed millions in royalties and production fees on some...

  • New Warners Originals

    By Chris Wells on October 25, 2013

    Warner Bros’ well-developed habit of gathering together a handful of great albums, bunging them into a box case and...

  • Eulaulah Hathaway Exclusive

    By Chris Wells on October 24, 2013

    In January 1999, around the 20th anniversary of Donny Hathaway‘s death, Echoes Editor Chris Wells talked exclusively to Donny’s...

  • Bassekou For Union Chapel

    By Chris Wells on October 23, 2013

    Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni ba Thursday 20 March 2014, Union Chapel, 19:30 Tickets £22 Grammy Award nominated ngoni...

  • They Might Be Giants

    By Chris Wells on October 21, 2013

    Billed as the ‘Giants of Funk Soul Boogie & Jazz’ the already intriguing coming together of Glenn Jones, Steve...