My beef with the Modern-Soul Movement
I must start by saying that I love soul & soulful-pop music! The sounds of Motown and Memphis in the 60’s & 70’s were truly characteristic of a golden era of pop & r&b music. If I had to choose a single era of pop-music, it would probably be this one! The sound of a dead snare, a muted-tone bass guitar, tamborine, strategically arranged horn sections and live sounding...