Soulection release Esta x Mr. Carmack collab "Géometrik" + announce European Tour dates

As the Los Angeles hailing powerhouse of DJ's and beatmakers known as Soulection get ready to take their movement across Europe for their The Sound Of Tomorrow European tour, they bless us with a powerhouse vibrant instrumental(s) from Esta and Mr. Carmack titled "Géometrik". Press play, turn the volume all the way up and check out The Sound Of Tomorrow when it hits your city.Read more

SOHN announces European + North American tourdates, Spring 2014

Recently making magic with the likes of Miguel, Banks and SZA plus the Kwabs tracks we've been so taken with, London-born producer, singer and songwriter SOHN announces a slew of headlining tourdates across Europe and North America throughout April and May 2014. Read more

Janelle Monae announces UK shows, May 2014

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Kansas City q.u.e.e.n. Janelle Monae returns to the UK this Spring for a set of three headline shows, setting stages alight in Manchester, Birmingham and London in May. Read more

Valerie June performs "Workin' Woman Blues" on David Letterman Show [Video]

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Showcasing unique vocals that incorporate blues, soul, gospel and folk inflections, Jackson, Tennessee-born singer-songwriter Valerie June recently made her television debut on The Late Show with David Letterman in New York City, performing her current single “Workin’ Woman Blues.” Read more

Jay-Z announces 'Magna Carta' European tourdates

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Seems like Hov felt the love in London this past weekend at the Wireless Festival (read our roundup here) and with a first #1 album in the UK, it's only appropriate for Jay-Z to return the love and announce a European tour to promote his latest creation, Magna Carta Holy Grail. Read more

Andreya Triana live at Union Chapel, London (May 31) | Event Preview

Andreya Triana

The intimate yet grandeur surroundings of Islington’s acclaimed Union Chapel plays host to the immense singing talents of UK soulstress Andreya Triana on Friday, May 31st. Read more

Prince debuts new song "FixUrLifeUp," announces tourdates | New Music


There's never a dull moment when Prince is around. Continuing the promotional run for his upcoming Plectrum Electrum album with female three-piece 3rd Eye Girl, check out his new track "FixUrLifeUp." Read more

Oddisee, Dot Rotten play London Streetfest | Event Preview


UK live arts festival Streetfest returns this May for its sixth year, taking place in the soul of East London, Shoreditch; the home of creatives and free spirits.

For one day only, on Sunday, May 5th a variety of artists, musicians and more will unite to celebrate British Street culture; with attractions covering a spectrum of art including live music, workshops, art warehouses, street sports, street dance and a special spoken word show. Read more

Disclosure hit the road: US & European Tourdates


Howard and Guy Lawrence, more commonly known as talented production duo Disclosure, already have a mega few months lined up for themselves as they're set to play huge American festivals South by Southwest and Coachella – but that's not all. They'll also be taking their sound on tour while they're in the country as they announce their North American tour dates which includes stops into Florida, New York and Detroit. Read more

Kendrick Lamar announces UK tour dates | Event Preview

One of the names buzzing on everyone's lips this year (at the very lease) has been Kendrick Lamar, with his major label debut album good kid, m.A.A.d city released via TDE, Aftermath and Interscope this past Monday (22nd October), British fans will be ecstatic to hear that after his impressive debut shows at Camden's Electric Ballroom back in June this year, the 25 year old Compton representer will be hitting our shores once again for a four date tour of the UK at the top of 2013, from the 17th to the 20th of January - tickets are on sale now via Ticketmaster.


Thursday 17th Jan - HMV Ritz Manchester
Friday 18th Jan - HMV Institute Birmingham
Saturday 19th Jan - O2 Academy Brixton
Sunday 20th Jan - IndigoO2 London

SoulCulture TV Bonus: Kendrick Lamar – “Cartoon & Cereal” (live at The Electric Ballroom, London)

Marques Toliver joins The Noisettes on European tour, Nov 2012

Supporting The Noisettes on their tour this autumn, talented violinist and vocalist Marques Toliver will be joining the British band on six dates across the UK and parts of Europe. Read more

Lemar readies 6-date UK tour, December 2012 | Event Preview

He's come a long way from Fame Academy - UK R&B singer Lemar marks ten years in the game with the announcement of six live shows this December. Read more

Blur to reunite for Belgian festival headline gig in 2013 | Music News

Despite declaring that their Olympic closing ceremony performance at Hyde Park at the the end of this summer was Blur's final show, it appears that the contrary is in fact the case and the British band will be reuniting for the biggest rock festival in Belgium next year. Read more

Selah Sue - "Fade Away" | New Music + Tourdates

Belgium-born singer Selah Sue offers a brand new track from her self-titled debut album, recently released in the US, with the soulful/Jazz influenced "Fade Away." Read more

Fat Freddy's Drop brings the swing | European Tourdates

Are you ready for a dose of hi-tek soul? Fat Freddy's Drop is bringing their unique blend of reggae, soul and dub on a well overdue European Tour. Even seven years after its release the Wellington, New Zealand hailing band's 2005 debut album, Based On A True Story, still has songs on regular rotation in our summer playlists. Read more

Beenie Man, Alborosie, Burning Spear + more live at Germany's Summerjam Festival 2012 [Video]

The annual Summerjam reggae festival took place in Germany 6-8th July, bringing tens of thousands of fans from across Europe to see a wide array of artists ranging from legends to exciting newcomers to the much-loved Jamaican music. Grammy-winning Rastafarian roots-reggae icon Burning Spear, dancehall king Beenie Man, reggae's most recent Grammy-winner Stephen Marley, toasting pioneer U-Roy and international superstar Sean Paul were amongst the headliners of the three-day festival.
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