Teri Tobin Live on The Neo Soul Show!

Our long awaited return is finally upon us. Not only are we excited to return to the airwaves but we get to do it with one of our favorite artists!  With the release of her latest project on November 18, 2014, Teri Tobin returns to what’s become her home away from home. Not to mention, the Q-man returns […]

Interview: Ntjam Rosie

“Her songs are an enticing mix of lyrics, style, and music.”   Ntjam Rosie’s first album Elle was decidedly jazz and enjoyed great success on the jazz charts.  Her latest album  At the back of beyond is different. “My new album is more involved. It takes you on a spiritual trip. It is about good […]

The Soul of Summerstage – 2013 Edition

“It’s been a cold and lonely winter,” sang Nina Simone on her cover of George Harrison’s “Here Comes The Sun.”  I don’t think we could agree more – winter was hard for many of us around the country, who had not only to endure extremely long cold snaps but also Mother Nature’s  bad mood – […]

The Neo-Soul Side of Brazil – or Vice Versa

By Ernest Barteldes As someone who frequently writes about jazz, World (especially Brazilian) and neo-soul music, I have always found certain similarities between contemporary soul and the music of Brazil. I was aware that James Brown, Sly Stone and Funkadelic (to name a three) had informed the careers of artists like Tim Maia and Jorge […]

The Story of Soul Train

By Mike Boone, The Chancellor of Soul If you ever wanted to purchase a ticket on a funky train ride and travel to the ‘hippest’ place inAmerica, get on board! You’re about to experience a world where there’s plenty of great music and dancing. Brothers and Sisters, let’s climb aboard the ‘Sooooooul Train!!’ Throughout our […]