another perfectly good motorcycle ruined.......

Sunday, 16 December 2012

northern soul

the late, great, lou pride, 'im coming home in the morning' endless hour's waiting for train's on derby railway station, every weekend seemed like the start of a great adventure, can you remember that feeling? check out this northern legend, the whole song just sum's it all up for me, the chugging bass and the honking horn's, lou's world weary vocal, the wanting and the passion, brilliant.....

northern soul

brian cannon's 'northern soul - a photographic journey' project, i stumbled upon his fantastic photo's when i was trawling the northern soul underground on the 'tinterweb, [don't know if it's the same bloke who did a couple of the early oasis cover's back in the day?] for me his photo's sum up the northern soul scene totally, the atmosphere, the sweat, dancing, lost in a moment, the vinyl, that 'caught in time' moment, it moves me to tears when i look at these pictures, what happened to me? same as everybody else, i've become a moaning old cynical bastard, this music takes me back to a time before all that, soul music, keep the faith....