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Funk/Soul

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Way Dynamic - Losing Touch     Funk/Soul 13/10/2018
Way Dynamic is a band hailing from Melbourne, Australia - whose songwriting and composition combine oddball arrangements with lyrical poetism that is both introspective and engaging
Losing Touch is a bright and poppy introduction to the incredible songwriting and musical composition of 22 year old multi-instrumentalist Dylan Young. Hailing from Ballarat and now firmly rooted in the Melbourne Music scene Young has played in several of Melbourne most beloved bands including Totally Mild, Emma Russack, Hollow Everdaze, Emma Russack & Lachlan Denton and Great Outdoors.

TAPES - Higher     Funk/Soul, Pop, RnB 11/10/2018
TAPES is one of the strongest up and coming neo-soul bands you haven't heard yet. Follow them on insta @we_are_tapes
Higher is the debut single from new Melbourne band, TAPES. The song is about euphoric, drug-like love and knowing when you're with that right person.

The Mamas - Banana Club     Funk/Soul, Soul, RnB, Dance 11/10/2018
Eight-piece soul, RnB and funky fem-hop from Melbourne, led by four of the sassiest vocalists you'll ever meet. Banana Club out now.
Do you like going for a wholesome night out with your friends, having a good time, and not worrying about being stuck in a sticky situation? The Mamas are here to serve you up some vitamin-rich and nutrient-dense goodness, with their new single ‘Banana Club’.

Anabelle Kay - Crazy Horse feat. William van der Vliet     Funk/Soul, Alternative Country, Blues, Soul 06/10/2018
Cashion, Oklahoma (population 832) isn’t the first place you’d associate with the musical awakening of one of Australia’s rising stars. This folk ingénue had her musical seeds sown in Terrigal!
After a couples retreat inside an Adelaide strip club both Annabelle & William found song in the darker parts of life. With a scheduled festival spot on hold due to untimely rain, frustration quickly turned into the most wonderful & timely space. A wind shaken caravan, a guitar part and two slightly dusty friends churned out 'Crazy Horse’.

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Lime Cordiale - Following Fools     Funk/Soul, Rock, Pop 06/10/2018
Brothers, Oli Leimbach and Louis Leimbach, centre Lime Cordiale, but tour with a larger backing ensemble. The sibling duo from Sydney's beaches make rambunctious, '70s-style soul, funk, and rock-influenced pop.
“Following Fools” was influenced by an article by Tim Winton. Winton talks about sitting in the surf waiting for waves and the conversations he overhears. Young boys are constantly rehearsing their talk, searching for gratification and acceptance. It’s up to the older men to steer them in the right direction.
Honesty, Love and Acceptance.

Sunnyside - Disco Bananas     Funk/Soul, Dance, Jazz, House 06/10/2018
As the name may suggest, six piece jazz funk instrumentalists Sunnyside are known destroyers of bad vibes and dedicated designers of the groove.
If you like your beats extra fruity, look no further. Disco Bananas is exactly what the name suggests; a juicy serving of dancefloor funk. Raw, instrumentally driven dance music, designed to make you move and make you smile. Ft. guest vocal cameos from Nkeche Anele (Saskwatch), Sophie Corbett & Dougal Shaw (Hot Sludge Fundae).

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Other tracks by Sunnyside:  Boostin'  -  Something Like Purple
The Putbacks - The Ways (with Bilal)     Funk/Soul, Retro, Psychedelic, Soul 28/09/2018
The Putbacks are a rhythm section. Drums, bass, guitar, keyboards and percussion. Stone cold pros, grizzled veterans of all the tours and all the studios.
The Putbacks & Bilal bring you a dark, dirty post-soul post-jazz mystery-cinema freakout dominated by screaming electric guitar and Bilal’s husky stream of consciousness lyrics. Produced by Paul Bender (Hiatus Kaiyote), The Ways is a hard-hitting, abstract journey into an alternate reality where The Meters specialised in Sci-Fi soundtrack art and Dick Dale played guitar on Madlib records.

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First Beige - Vivid     Funk/Soul, Dance 27/09/2018
First Beige are a Brisbane-based 6 Piece that have an eclectic, genre-bending sound that reimagines elements of Disco, Soul and funk fused with creative rhythms.
I have recently been listening to alot of rare 70's disco grooves and a lot of old Brazilian Samba music and I wanted to find out a way to combine the two genres together in a unique fresh way. A big part of both of these genres, and the two tracks Vivid and Images, is the groove section.

Other tracks by First Beige:  Images
CLASH PALACE - Glass Shop Window     Funk/Soul, Hip Hop, Pop, RnB 26/09/2018
CLASH PALACE is a Sydney-based three piece Indie Soul trio merging the realms of R&B, Hip Hop, Jazz and Funk.
are you a daughter of a saint?
are you a son of an anarchist?
i’m not a newbie to this game
with the barcodes on my skin
why don’t you scan me
please let me know how much i’m worth
coz my budget’s running low
and i saw a new world in a glass shop window

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The Holy Rollercoasters - Out Jumped The Devil     Funk/Soul, Funk, Soul, Blues 25/09/2018
Take seven jazz cats and add a bluesman up front and you got yourself a stew on. Their debut exudes that down-home gospel sound with a fresh funk kick.
‘Out Jumped The Devil’ is a heavy funk, Rhodes-driven tale of evil and right-wing Christianity that explodes in the chorus and gets spooky in the break down. A slow burner that finishes hot. Featuring Asha Jefferies on backing vocals!

Other tracks by The Holy Rollercoasters:  Set Me Free
The Taste - Move On     Funk/Soul, Rock 25/09/2018
This truly dynamic, fun and fresh musical ensemble have been thrilling audiences with a buffet of influences ranging from funk, rock, soul and hip-hop for the past 4 years.
A year to the date since the release of their last abum ‘Convalesce’, Cairns based Funk Rock/Soul/Hip Hop outfit ‘The Taste’ release their newest single ‘Move On’ .

Written by lead female vocalist Vanessa Glennon, Move On features a buffet of instrumentation in true Taste fashion with Saxophone, Trumpet and Lead Guitar all highlighted through the three minute package.

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Cookin' On 3 Burners - Force of Nature     Funk/Soul, RnB, Jazz, Retro 24/09/2018
Cookin’ On 3 Burners are Australia’s hardest hitting Hammond Organ Trio – joining the dots between Deep Funk, Raw Soul, Organ Jazz & Boogaloo.
Smooth, slick and downright groovy as all hell, ‘Force Of Nature’ is danceable and features Fallon Williams’ impeccable rasp lifted to great heights throughout. A dark horse that builds and builds seemingly unnoticed until breaking out into a winning gallop, you best believe ‘Force Of Nature’ will have you moving to its feel good beat long beyond the finish line.

Rcadia - Sweet Romace     Funk/Soul, Pop, Jazz, RnB 23/09/2018
Rcadia enters the Australian music scene with a truly blessed tone and a gift for pouring out her heart and soul. Rcadia is a true artisan of the musicianship.
Singer/songwriter Rcadia carries a soulful tone as evident through the new single ‘SWEET ROMANCE’ where her true talents take to great heights, allowing audiences to fly alongside with effortless escape. The new track carries an enticing narrative as the songwriting illustrates both her love for music and her determination to spread her wings and fly.

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Other tracks by Rcadia:  Why  -  Love Someone
Jakubi - Worry Bout A Thing     Funk/Soul 22/09/2018
There’s always a party happening somewhere, and Jakubi provide the perfect soundtrack.
The Melbourne five-piece have released the new single & ultimate party Jam ‘Worry Bout A Thing’, produced by Jerome Farah (lead vocalist), Jakubi, and the legendary Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis (Janet Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Usher), and mixed by Chris Plata (Anderson Paak, Miguel, Kehlani).

No Nomad - Find Some Friends     Funk/Soul, RnB, Jazz 21/09/2018
A unique sound rooted in jazz, funk, and soul.
Find Some Friends highlights the group’s mix of soul, jazz, and hip hop influences into a sound of their own. The song oozes soulful tones brought by singer Clancy Davidson’s powerful and melodic lines accompanied by strokes of saxophone. The crisp production of fellow Perth artist Max Black provides the perfect touch to bring out the band’s new sonic flavours.

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The Steele Syndicate - Sedona     Funk/Soul, Ska, Roots 21/09/2018
Brisbane-based octet with an eclectic, genre-bending sound that re-imagines elements of old school funk, reggae, ska and indie rock.
‘Sedona’, The Steele Syndicate’s latest single, was created by lead singer and songwriter Steele McMahon on the road in the ‘wild west’ of the USA. The intricate, ambitious tune fully immerses the listener in the riotous energy of the band’s live performance.

Allysha Joy - Selfish     Funk/Soul, Soul, RnB 20/09/2018
Allysha Joy, is a key member of Melbourne collective, 30/70. Recently signed to Gondwana Records, she's gearing up for the release of her debut album in late September.
Dedicated to a beautiful lover that just wouldn't let go, a selfish heart left to gravitate back to me. Dig on the loop that is love.

BREIZERS - Darlin'     Funk/Soul, Rock, Psychedelic, Blues 20/09/2018
Three piece from Newtown that gets down and dirty all for the love of thrash funk.
"Darlin'" is a heavy guitar track with some really deep vocals that gel together to form a fusion of funk, rock, psychedelic and anything in-between.

Emilia - Feel     Funk/Soul, Dance, Retro 20/09/2018
Emilia is taking the soul scene by storm, known for her big sultry soulful voice, and even bigger hair.
Debut Single 'Feel' by Melbourne artist, Emilia, is a New-Age Disco track of the 21st Century.

Combining classic 70's dance music, lush vocal layering and touches of contemporary pop vibes, Emilia's old-school soulful voice soars over the disco throwback, having been likened to a delicious mix of Chaka Khan, Earth Wind and Fire, with a touch of Kimbra's hearty harmonies.

Soulergy - Turning Point     Funk/Soul, Pop, RnB, Roots 20/09/2018
SOULERGY brings deeply pocketed grooves, powerful messages and a sensational energetic live show that will unite the faculties of body, mind and spirit to anyone who dares elevate their consciousness.
This song is about an enlightening infatuation at one point in early adulthood. A song about the aspiration of sensual unity.

Other tracks by Soulergy:  Change  -  Guns & Bible Verses