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Truth & Soul Records (Record label)
Truth & Soul is a New York-based record label and producer team, founded in 2004 by Leon Michels and Jeff Silverman.
Truth & Soul Records in Features
Music Interview | posted 04.11.2011
Akalepse of Truth & Soul
»It's all for love really«
Truth&Soul is your label of choice when it comes to Funk, Soul and everything related. Home to a whole roster of artists by the likes of Lee Fields and The Expressions, El Michels Affair and Bronx River Parkway. Record collector and DJ Akalepse is a part of this circle. Valentin Menedetter met the label’s manager and A&R DJ Akalepse and talked to him about his employer now and then, and about DJing with Rich Medina.
Truth & Soul Records in Reviews
Music Review | posted 09.07.2014
Lee Fields & The Expressions
Emma Jean
Lee Fields has always been reliable. However, »Emma Jean« doesn’t fire as well as his previous records used to. The fire’s still on but there’s also a lot of smoke. Sadly.
Music Review | posted 14.03.2013
Ghetto Brothers
Power Fuerza
First and foremost, the Ghetto Brothers were a Puerto Rican gang in the New York of the 1970s. At some point, they reached for their instruments. That’s where the story begins…
Music Review | posted 09.03.2012
Lee Fields
Faithful Man
Lee Fields might be the most famous non-famous artist in soul and funk music. His new album will – once more – not bring him the attention he’d deserve though.
Recent Articles
Music Review | posted 08.10.2021
Xochimoki
Temple Of The New Sun
»Temple Of The New Sun« comprises pieces by the project Xochimoki, which in the 1980s dedicated itself to reinterpreting Mesoamerican music forms.
Music List | posted 07.10.2021
Palmbomen II
10 All Time Favs
Pictures and sounds could never really be separated from each other with Palmbomen II. His new record, »Make A Film,« provides the music for the moving pictures that we all have yet to shoot. What music inspires him when composing film music, the Dutch producer has told us now.
Music Review | posted 13.10.2021
Sepehr
Survivalism
Sepehr pays his dues to the sound of the hardcore continuum. But his »Survivalism« mini-LP also offers much more than only that.
Music News | posted 20.09.2021
Dexter
Now on Vinyl: »Pandemie und Freunde«
Tracks against stress: Our HHV Label now releases the EP »Pandemie & Freunde« by Stuttgart based beat smith Dexter in a limited edition of 500 copies on vinyl.
Music Column | posted 23.09.2021
Records Revisited
Primal Scream – Screamadelica (1991)
1991 – what a year for rock music. The albums by Nirvana, Soundgarden and Red Hot Chili Peppers released September 24, 1991 made rock become popular again. But »Screamadelica« by Primal Scream changed the whole genre.