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Interviews

The Mighty Three Story, Part One: A Tale Of Frustration

By Duncan Payne | 05 October 2016
Published in: Interviews
Black Sheep Mag's Duncan Payne tells the story of how Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff and Thom Bell ruled the world. Continue>

Calling Mr. Bloom!

By Felix Mensah | 27 September 2016
Published in: Interviews
Soul music as we all know and love has another prince set to help secure it’s future and his name is Timothy Bloom. The 2x Grammy award-winner, singer-songwriter, musician, producer and native of the American South is taking centre stage with his planned concept trilogy of albums which harks back… Continue>

UK Fresh 2016 - The spirit of '86 lives on!

By Andrew Kay | 15 September 2016
Published in: Interviews
UK FRESH is finally back, for its 30th anniversary. For those that don’t know, UK FRESH ’86 was the apex of a stadium hip-hop show: several of rap’s finest acts graced Wembley Arena over two groundbreaking shows put together by UK hip-hop impresario and Street Sounds Records founder Morgan Khan.… Continue>

Blacksheepmag quiz new super-cool artist K.Flay

By Joanna Chaundy | 15 September 2016
Published in: Interviews
Kristine Flaherty,also known as K.Flay, hailing from Illinois (and also a graduate of StamfordUniversity in California), is the latest "genre defying" artist to hit people'sradar. On the scene since 2014,supporting the likes of Snoop Dogg on tour, K-Flay has managed to fuse, punk/Indie/popand hip-hop together. 'Blood in the Cut' the… Continue>
This podcast is being published on the 20th anniversary of the murder of Tupac Shakur. The murder of his friend-turned-adversary Notorious BIG followed in almost identical circumstances six months later. Guesting to talk at length about these crimes is journalist Sonia Poulton. Sonia is well-known for her contemporary work in… Continue>

Grand Brandt

By Felix Mensah | 15 April 2016
Published in: Interviews
Hailing originally from Boston but now based in Seattle, Billy Brandt is making serious waves with his own unique take on contemporary jazz blending elements of blues and rock within that take……with a little help from his backing band The Thing and The Stuff Band. To help promote the release… Continue>

Is soul music dead?

By Duncan Payne | 05 April 2016
Published in: Interviews
Long time soul music fanatic and Blacksheep magazine contributor Duncan Payne goes exclusively deep in this interactive article challenging that often long winded debate about the fate and current state of what we all know and love as soul music and asks if …..Is Soul Music Dead? Continue>

A real Lord of the Dance!

By Felix Mensah | 24 March 2016
Published in: Interviews
The Car Wash club brand is officially Europe’s longest-running disco and funk night. One of the founders DJ Steve Altman has kindly decided to take time out of his ever busy schedule to share the secrets and beauty of it’s longevity, and how disco music will never die, the much… Continue>

True pioneer of the Down Under club scene

By Felix Mensah | 21 March 2016
Published in: Interviews
Australia’s very own pioneering soul boy DJ John Portelli aka as DJ John John is a man with a very rich history in not only with his family background but also helping to bring his love and genuine respect of African-American culture specifically the music direct to the suburbs and… Continue>

A lady called Daisha

By Felix Mensah | 03 September 2015
Published in: Interviews
The super talented lady of many talents, New York native Daisha, is looking to make a serious name for herself after years dancing for the stars. She turns her attention towards singing, dancing and acting. Continue>
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