Fast-paced Soul with a Beat to Dance the Night away: A Brief History of Northern Soul

Posted by & filed under British Subculture, Northern Soul.

northern soul

Deptford Northern Soul Club in London “The Music was Motown. The Passion is British.’ – Elaine Constantine’s Northern Soul Film, 2014 Origins of Northern soul date back to the late 1960s’ underground rhythm and soul scene. Thousands of teenagers in the North of England danced to the same syncopated beat, revolting against the charts. The… Read more »