Archive for the 'Clifton’s Corner' Category

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 […]

Saturday, January 7th, 2012

(Volume eight 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) When I was compiling the British R&B edition of Clifton’s Corner and tracing songs back to the […]

Monday, December 19th, 2011

(Welcome to the seventh installment 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) Usually I have a theme for these “Clifton’s Corner” installments but for this one […]

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

(Welcome to the sixth installment of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, will be sharing some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond. – AD) A couple of weeks ago, a review of The Graham Bond Organization’s […]

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

(Welcome to the fifth installment of Clifton’s Corner. Every other week on the blog Clifton Weaver, aka DJ Soft Touch, will be sharing some of his favorite spins, old and new, in the worlds of soul, r&b, funk, psych and beyond. – AD) One of the things that keeps me collecting records (besides my possible […]