Despite their initial differences, Northern and modern soul remain inextricably linked genres. Liverpool, the only major northern city of the West-East swathe of England, had remained largely immune from the Northern soul scene in the s and s, preferring Motown and funk.
This article needs additional citations for verification. Modern soul records are not necessarily "modern" at any one point in time; some current modern soul favourites are over 30 years old.
Jump to navigation Jump to search "Modern Soul" redirects here. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Some venues also have a main room for traditional Northern soul favourites and a separate "modern room" for the newer sound.
The records are simply modern-sounding relative to the traditional Northern soul sound. For the song by James Blake, see Modern Soul song. Went back to Blackpool, played the record and changed the whole scene. The main protagonists of the two soul genres had a falling-out and went their separate ways, with soul clubs generally siding either with modern or northern.
Nowadays, most UK soul venues play music from both genres.
Blackpool Mecca suddenly became the home of this new Northern soul sound. What emerged was a richer sound that was as lyrically and melodically soulful as Northern soul, but more advanced in terms of Hi-Fi and FM radio technology.
The city showed itself to be a more fertile area for the modern soul sound. November Learn how and when to remove this template message Modern soul is a style of music with associated clothing and dance styles precursors to the disco erathat developed in Northern England in the early s.
A Greg Perry track, could immediately follow a track by The Vibrations, a mix that would not have happened in the s.
Modern soul became a major force, drawing more people towards the music and its venues. We went through this collection, me, Andy Hanley, and Bernie Golding, and we found three copies of the Carstairs record.
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Modern soul developed from the Northern soul scene, when some DJs began looking in record shops of the United States and United Kingdom for something more complex and contemporary. Modern soul, y'see, focuses on the smoother sounds of '70s soul, as opposed to Northern soul, which favors the more dance-oriented soul tunes of the '60s.
It's all a bit befuddlingly hair-splitting for more general (or all American) listeners, who like soul music depending on how they like it, not what decade it's from.8/Download