vinyl

1:42pm

Fri April 18, 2014
A Patchwork Quilt 4/19/2014

Celebrating Records

This Saturday afternoon at 5pm, Kevin Vance breaks out some vintage and favorite folk vinyl.

6:12pm

Wed November 20, 2013
Arts & Culture

Now Playing: KALW's Northern Soul on NPR.org

DJ & KALW producer, Ashleyanne Krigbaum takes you through her favorite soul records
Lily Chou

It's been 40 years since the first all-night R&B party at the Wigan Casino nightclub outside Manchester, England. The doors didn't open until 2 a.m., and its 1,200-capacity ballroom was packed until dawn with dance-crazy (possibly amphetamine-fueled) soul fans. They called the uptempo vibe Northern Soul, after the region of England that fell in love with rare '60s R&B.

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