The 4th Blackpool International Soul Festival June 2019

In June 2019 SoulDisco visited “The 4th Blackpool International Soul Festival”. Exclusively for SoulDisco readers, we put together the highlights of this one of a kind soul festival. More about last years festival will be shown here shortly. For Tickets visit: http://www.blackpoolsoulfestival.co.uk/

The true Story behind Natural Four by Chris James

Formed in 1967, the Natural Four approached Fred Ivey about becoming their manager. Ivey owned a local record store called Tape Town and eventually made a deal with a local Oakland label, Boola Boola Records. Their first release, “I Thought You Were Mine” sold 30,000 copies locally, after being regularly played on San Francisco soul/R&B …