The Bloom Effect – latest News

Friends and Fam Someone said to me yesterday- “Fiona- you do something- throw an event every day of your life”. Um- I had to think about that for a second because lately- I haven’t stopped and I wonder to myself where the heck is all my energy coming from. Well – I can answer that–Continue reading “The Bloom Effect – latest News”

KUKU Updates: New Single "Ballou, Ballou, Ballou"

GO TO/ http://WWW.KUKULIVE.COM | LISTEN AND BUY CD | JOIN MAILING LIST | JOIN THE KUKU FAM CLUB | CONTACT If you have trouble reading this email, go to http://www.kukulive.come/updates.html New Single “Ballou, Ballou, Ballou” On Wednesday April 23rd, 2008, I will be releasing a new single, “Ballou, Ballou, Ballou” inspired by the Ballou movieContinue reading “KUKU Updates: New Single "Ballou, Ballou, Ballou"”

BrazenBunch and Lifeforce Band

BrazenBunch and Lifeforce Band continue their joint tour de force presenting journeys through Jazz, Soul, Folk, and Blues and everything in between. It is a unique opportunity to see some of the most innovative of established and emerging artists performing their own original musical compositions in an intimate environment. Backed by The Lifeforce Band whoContinue reading “BrazenBunch and Lifeforce Band”

Manchildblack, My Mind’s I

Manchildblack, My Mind’s I Singer, songwriter, Raw Soul pathfinder – Manchildblack – celebrates the release of his highly anticipated EP, My Mind’s I, with a live performance at Joe’s Pub Monday, May 5th, 2008, 9:00pm Manchildblack celebrates the release of the highly anticipated My Mind’s I EP, a follow-up to his Awake In A DreamContinue reading “Manchildblack, My Mind’s I”

Choklate live @ Ruby Lo

FUSED presents Choklate live! @ Ruby Lo Thursday 24th April Fused: the New Music Boutique continues to bring you the freshest and finest soul music and welcomes Seattle soul singer Choklate in her first solo UK show, performing tracks from her debut album in an acoustic and unplugged setting with guitarist Ciaran Fahy. After beingContinue reading “Choklate live @ Ruby Lo”

Soul Unsigned EP001

4 track EP put together by Phil Driver @, ExcellentGentlemenFelixGroove’s BackProductions Harambe Four tracks by the above named outfits in this excellent initiative. Harambe have been featured on teh pages of Life and Soul Promotions for some years of course with their brand of UK Funk. The pick track for me is Felix,Continue reading “Soul Unsigned EP001”

Lower Eastside Girls Club

The Lower Eastside Girls Club Presents… THE SATURDAY PERFORMANCE SERIES ——————————————————————————————- @ Art+Community Gallery 56 East 1st Street (1st/2nd Aves) Saturdays @ 3:30PM FREE to the community ——————————————————————————————- ! Join us April 19, 2008 for IMMIGRANT HERITAGE WEEK with Piper Anderson, Tara Betts & Pamela Joy! ——————————————————————————————- ——————————————————————————————- THE SATURDAY PERFORMANCE SERIES IS A PROUDContinue reading “Lower Eastside Girls Club”

Check Out Podcast w/Jean Baylor (formerly of Zhane)

Hi Everybody!!!! While you’re at your computers today Check out Jean Baylor’s feature podcast on! Digital Album Download available at: For Bookings : JB starts 2nd half of the Marcus Miller Tour April 23rd, 2008 RUN? Entertainment, Inc.aRe yoU iN?Chicago, Illinois 60619773.891.1845 (new office #)joi@runent.com – updated site coming soonhttp://www.jeanbaylor.com

Mother’s Day Brunch! Sunday, May 11, 2008 @ 2:30pm

Wow! I can’t believe it’s been almost a year since “all outta words…” streeted May 7 of 2007. My 1st solo live performance after many years of working in solitude was at Billie’s Black, Mother’s Day 2007. I am so grateful that Adrienne opened the doors to the restaurant named in honor of her MotherContinue reading “Mother’s Day Brunch! Sunday, May 11, 2008 @ 2:30pm”

Amp Fiddler – post-tour update, podcast and free MP3

A huge thanks to everyone that came out in support of Amp on his recent tour across the US. Amp is now back in Detroit working on new material in his studio at Camp Amp, as well preparing for a very exciting music collaboration of which we will be telling you more about soon! WeContinue reading “Amp Fiddler – post-tour update, podcast and free MP3”


For 30 years now Light Of The World have led the way for British jazz/funk and soul movement. for downloads Coming Soon Bank Holiday Sunday May 4 ….Light of the World-Nu-Soul/Funk & Soul Jazzlive in concert at Soultrain Panache* Bristol HIT SINGLES INCLUDE : Beggar & Co. – SOMEBODY HELP ME OUTIncognitoContinue reading “Soultrain SHOWCASE CONCERT BRISTOL 4 MAY”