Dug out my copies of ‘Deep Soul Treasures’, the four volume show published by Dave Godin, for a road trip that is recent

Dug out my copies of ‘Deep Soul Treasures’, the four volume show published by Dave Godin, for a road trip that is recent

Got me contemplating Godin’s evangelical part in distributing the Soul gospel right right here in the united kingdom.

World War II was the catalyst for the wider appreciation of black colored music on these shores, via the United States bases that have been scattered around Britain, for where America went so did its tradition. The major conduit ended up being the jukebox, which had become big company Stateside when you look at the ’40s, entering its golden age into the ’50s whenever manufacturers, the Seeburg Corporation, replaced the old shellac 78 rpm documents in 1950 with 45 rpm plastic pressings (7” singles). Continue reading “Dug out my copies of ‘Deep Soul Treasures’, the four volume show published by Dave Godin, for a road trip that is recent”