Archive for the 'Clifton’s Corner' Category

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 […]

Friday, May 4th, 2012

(Volume 13 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’ve said this before, but coming from a band background myself, it’s always exciting for me to […]

Monday, April 9th, 2012

(Volume 12 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.) Much maligned and often misunderstood, for years disco divided music fans. Some connected with the dance grooves. For others, […]

Monday, March 19th, 2012

(Volume 11 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.) “Well…I got a woman, way over town She’s good to me, oh yeah” And in that instant, by secularizing […]

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

(Volume 10 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. – AD) I can’t remember who said it, but I’ve always been a firm believer in “There are only […]

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

(Volume nine 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. – AD) What’s commonly considered to be “blues” tends to be pretty cliche’d. Unfortunately, the forces of commerce and […]