Playing tracks by
Dexys, The Bar Kays, Geno Washington, The Ram Jam Band, Sam & Dave, Chuck Wood and more.
This show was 3rd in the global northern soul chart, 3rd in the global oldies chart, 10th in the global classics chart, 13th in the global old school chart and 49th in the global soul chart.
As a warm up for Kevin Rowland's appearance at HDIF this Saturday, July 16th, here's a podcast of songs that Dexys and Kevin have covered over the years. There's barnstorming soul from Geno Washington, Zoot Money, and Cliff Bennett; solid gold classics from Nina Simone, Van Morrison, Cass Elliot and Sam And Dave; footstomping northern soul from Chuck Wood and Johnny Johnson, and three tracks by Dexys themselves - opening with their current single, a gloriously uplifting take on "Grazing In The Grass".
Kevin Rowland DJs at How Does It Feel To Be Loved? at The Phoenix, 37 Cavendish Square, London W1, on Saturday July 16th. More info here: http://www.howdoesitfeel.co.uk/hdifkevin.html