The next Luxury Soul weekender, the 20th event, and takes place at the Blackpool Hilton over the weekend of January 2-4th 2015.
In addition to a top line up of DJs in 4 rooms playing soulful house, lovers rock, rare groove, jazz funk, salsa soul, upfront new soul and modern soul classics, just announced live in concert on the Saturday night is Al Hudson and One Way with Alicia Myers, another historic reunion.
The show includes original members of Al Hudson and The Soul Partners back from the original recordings in the 70s, and classics such as “Spread Love”, “You Can Do It”, “Music”, “Didn’t you know it” and “I’m about lovin’ you”. Also in concert, One Way’s featured vocalist Alicia Myers will have the stage for her own solo classics including “I want to thank you “, “I Appreciate” and “You Get The Best From Me, (say say say)”.
The live performance is another Luxury Soul Weekender exclusive from prolific artists from a golden period in our music.
From Detroit, Al Hudson and Alicia Myers recorded no less than twenty albums between them, before which Al Hudson & The Soul Partners recorded an array of much loved and sought after singles for the Atco label. Alicia Myers recorded her most recent album “Peace of Mind” with the Love Town All-stars in 2011, again with one of the most dynamic voices in our music. Their performance together is the first in decades.
Breaking news: just added to the line up for this sensational weekend feast of great soul music is a special PA from the incredible Tracy Hamlin, currently riding high with her awesome version of Luther’s “Never too much”!!