Dug out my copies of ‘Deep Soul Treasures’, the four volume show published by Dave Godin, for a present road journey

Dug out my copies of ‘Deep Soul Treasures’, the four volume show published by Dave Godin, for a present road journey

Got me contemplating Godin’s evangelical part in distributing the Soul gospel right here in britain.

World War II had been the catalyst for the wider appreciation of black colored music on these shores, through the United States bases that were spread around Britain, for where America went therefore did its culture. The conduit that is major the jukebox, which had become big company Stateside into the ’40s, entering its golden age into the ’50s whenever manufacturers, the Seeburg Corporation, replaced the old shellac 78 rpm documents in 1950 with 45 rpm plastic pressings (7” singles). Continue reading “Dug out my copies of ‘Deep Soul Treasures’, the four volume show published by Dave Godin, for a present road journey”