This blog has moved!

•October 13, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Nu-Soul Magazine’s Musings has moved to a new address. Please be sure to go to the new link, update you RSS feeds and re-add your email address in the subscription box to continue getting updates on our events, articles, and artists.

To go to the New Blog Click Here

NYC: Abby Dobson Live – Monday Sept 29

•September 22, 2008 • Leave a Comment

April Hill Remix contest!

•September 22, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Jazzy Peach Recording Artist April Hill has launched  ‘THE SEARCH’ REMIX CONTEST-

Soul/R&B artist April Hill is gaining momentum and the buzz continues to grow as well as the  critical acclaim for her debut  ‘ Love 360’.     Her first single  ‘Wanna Be Free’ climbed up the radio charts and knocked people off their programming seats.

Now-  Jazzy Peach is calling all Producers and DJ’s to submit a funky sexy and HOT Remix of her new single ‘ The Search’.

In the first round, entries will be considered by an esteemed panel of judges.

Kevin Harewood-   Edclectic Entertainment
Marlon Saunders-   Black Honey Records
Shawn Lucas-        Gaviamst Publishing
April Hill –           Recording Artist
Fiona Bloom –      The Bloom Effect

The Best 3 Remixes will be posted on APRILHILL.COM for a final vote by April’s fans around the world.

Cash Prize:   $1,000

Originality Please

Deadline for submission:  December 15th, 2008

Winner chosen:     Feb 15th, 2009

To sign up–  Log on to

Contest: Win 2 passes to see Little Jackie & J*Davey in LA

•September 22, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Nu-Soul is giving away 2 passes to catch Imani Coppola’s new project Little Jackie alongside J*Davey at the Roxy in Los Angeles on Tuesday September 23!

Send your name and phone number to by 12 noon PST on the 23rd for your chance. Winners will be contacted by phone by 1pm.

Little Jackie at the Roxy in LA

Presented by 89.9 KCRW Radio

Tuesday, September 23rd

J*Davey Opening

Doors 8pm

On the heels of a summer filled with raves for their debut CD “THE STOOP” (S-Curve), a myriad of great national TV appearances and a single moving up the U.S. and UK radio charts, pop/soul act Little Jackie will return to Los Angeles for one of their saucy signature shows at the Roxy in Los Angeles Sept. 23. Presented by 89.9 KCRW Radio, where Little Jackie’s first single “The World Should Revolve Around Me” found early support from Nic Harcourt, Little Jackie’s dynamic duo, singer/songwriter Imani Coppola and programmer/producer Adam Pallin, will treat fans to their catchy Motown-inspired R&B/soul/pop with hip hop inflections and bitingly clever lyrics.

LA: Bounce Rock Skate – Friday October, 3

•September 22, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Bounce Rock Skate at Boardner’s is back! The first Friday of every month come feel the good vibes at Hollywood’s only soul music night.

Two rooms of hip-hop, soul, funk, and pure sexiness with resident DJs Kaleem, Destroyer, Loslito, & DJ 7.

Plus Nu-Soul Magazine & Strictly Social are hosting the outdoor patio stage with live performances from Erik Rico & Jamila

Check out Erik Rico @

Check out Jamila @

Boardner’s Hollywood
1652 N. Cherokee
Hollywood, CA 90028
$5 before 10:30, $10 after
Nu-Soul Readers Get in for FREE until 11pm! RSVP at
$10 valet! The Best Deal in Hollywood!

LA: Art Effect Thursdays – Sept 25

•September 21, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Nu-Soul Presents Art Effect, a bi-weekly event for lovers of art & music. Join us as we present to you some of the hottest DJs in the Gothic environment of Silverlake’s Medusa Lounge.

Dance and drink to 2am with DJs LP & the Ghost.

Entry is FREE with RSVP before 11pm!Just drop Nu-Soul editor Norman’s name at the door!

Just $5 afterwards.

Art Effect Thursdays
Thursday Sept 25
Medusa Lounge
3211 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90057

Solange Review & Video

•September 19, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Beyonce’s little sister Solange has a new album out with a dope sound that is more Amy Winehouse than bootylicious. Check out our review and the videos below.

Artist: Solange
Title: Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. Dreams
Genre: Soul/Pop/Electronica
Read the review