.....A LIFE WITHOUT SOUL IS SURELY A SOUL WITHOUT LIFE
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Blues and Soul magazine, which finally closed a couple of years ago, was in the late 1960s and throughout the 1970s 'The Bible' for any self respecting Soul fan. The music - apart from the poppy material - rarely troubled the charts and the BBC rarely acknowledged it as a genre at all.
B & S featured some very capable writers including John Abbey (the editor) and Bob Killbourn but one above all others was regarded as 'the guru'. He was Dave Godin.
Dave described the music in an…