Label: Goldmine Soul Supply - GSCD 51 • Series: The Wigan Casino Story • Format: CD Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Funk / Soul • Style: Soul
The fourth volume in Sony BMG's top-notch The Northern Soul Story compilation series spotlights the Wigan Casino, which rivaled the Blackpool Ill Always Need You - Various - The Wigan Casino Story for tastemaking supremacy as British club Урожай - Мигель Рамос* - Мигель Рамос fascination with forgotten American soul reached its frenzied apex.
If the Blackpool Mecca represented Northern soul culture at its most musically progressive and socially far-ranging, from its launch onward Wigan Casino maintained the traditionalist hard line, rarely deviating from Motown originals and I-can't-believe-it's-not-Motown soundalikes. But even if its play lists lacked daring, Wigan Casino captured the The Beat Farmers - Loud And Plowed And.Live!! spirit at its most hedonistic, with all-nighters that are now the stuff of legend: a massive post-Victorian theatre-cum-snooker hall, its environment was ideal for dancing, with a sprung Ill Always Need You - Various - The Wigan Casino Story floor instead of the concrete flooring common to other clubs.
Wigan Casino also held about patrons, although at its peak, card-carrying membership totaled a staggering ,plus members. When city leaders closed Wigan Casino on December 6, to build a civic center that never even materialized, an era truly came to an end; a few months later, the derelict venue burned to the ground.
Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet O Carreiro - Abílio Martins* - Voltei. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Stream or buy on:. Release Date August 14, Styles Soul. Track Listing. I Can't Help Loving You. Paul Anka. Dana Valery. I'll Always Need You.
Leon Huff. Dean Courtney. Man Without a Woman. Nancy Ames. More Today Than Yesterday. Percy Wiggins. Sweet Music. Christopher Cerf. Hearts Desire. Billy Joe Royal. The Charmaines. It's All Over Me. Otis Blackwell. Ain't That A Lot of Love. Homer Banks. Taj Mahal. I'm Where It's At. The Jades.
Jimmy Fraser. Born a Loser. Don Ray. Beverly Ann. Don't Pity Me. Sue Lynn. The World Again. Honey Townsend. I Still Love You. The Seven Souls.
Can We Share It. Rick Sheppard. Hold On. I Go to Pieces Everytime. Gerri Granger. Time Will Pass You By. Tobi Legend.
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