Archive for the 'Clifton’s Corner' Category

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

(Volume 22 of Clifton’s Corner. Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) Sometime during the 1960s it seemed almost every pop/rock group had the same idea, “let’s put a sitar on this!” The two most prominent examples […]

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

(Volume 21 of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) I know. I know. It’s been a minute since the last Clifton’s Corner installment. Although I had every intention […]

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

(Volume 20 of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) I’m not sure exactly when or how my interest in Brazilian sounds began. Growing up, my parents had tons […]

Monday, April 15th, 2013

(Volume 19 of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) Usually, when writing an installment of Clifton’s Corner, I have an overall theme or artist that I want to […]

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

(Volume 18 of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) It’s been a while since the last Clifton’s Corner post. I’m truly sorry for the long wait but as […]

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

(Volume 17 of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) A lot of the music I cover in my Clifton’s Corner posts could rightfully be described as left field […]

Monday, August 13th, 2012

(Volume 16 of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) No matter how often it happens, nothing compares to getting new records in the mail. The anticipation leading up […]

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

(Volume 15 of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) Growing up listening to “oldies radio” in the late 80s/early 90s, Barbara Lynn’s “You’ll Lose A Good Thing” was […]

Monday, June 11th, 2012

(Volume 14 of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, shares some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond.) The past month has been devastating for the music world. We’ve lost musical giants such as MCA of the […]