LIVE GIG: This SUnday | Soul ON 22 NEO-SOUL special with ROB EDWARDS (Live) + DJ CMAN & MILK CRATE JONES


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THIS WEEKEND: Our good friends at Sistas with Soul present the Neo soul edition of SOUL on 22

An intimate evening of LIVE LIVE SOUL, JAZZ & R&B vibes DJ SETS, GOOD FOOD celebrating the golden age of Neo Soul music in a dope intimate cafe / restaurant space on union street Pyrmont, just near the casino)

Live set by Rob Edwards

plus DJ sets from DJ CMAN and Milkcrate Jones & friends.

Sunday afternoon vibes | live music | DJ Sets | Good Food.

This is definitely one we recommend for lovers of refined live soul and jazz music, be sure to get in early as it is an intimate cafe / music space and gets pretty busy.

HOT MUSIC: Erykah Badu Healing Soul, Jazz & Funk Mixtape |



Erykah Badu dropped this dope Soul, Jazz inspired healing mix a few days ago which features a stack of gems from the likes of James Brown, RAMP, Sun Ra, Roy Ayers.

  1. THE BLESSING SONG BY GARY BARTZ
  2. COME IN TO KNOWLEDGE BY RAMP
  3. AFRICANO BY EARTH WIND & FIRE
  4. MY PEOPLE BY EDDIE KENDRICKS
  5. KING HEROIN BY JAMES BROWN
  6. LORD HELP ME BY DONNY HATHAWAY
  7. BLESSED BY THE EMOTIONS
  8. SEE THE LIGHT BY EARTH WIND & FIRE
  9. WHEN THERE IS NO SUN BY SUN RA
  10. VISIONS (INNER VISIONS LIVE) BY STEVIE WONDER
  11. SACK FULL OF DREAMS BY DONNY HATHAWAY
  12. THE BLESSING SONG BY MICHAEL WHITE
  13. WORLD KEEPS TURNIN BY E.BADU
  14. THE THIRD EYE BY ROY AYERS
  15. WATCHING OVER BY THE EMOTIONS
  16. BRAZILLIAN RHYME BY EAERTH WIND & FIRE
  17. LOVES IN NEED OF LOVE BY STEVIE WONDER
  18. SOME DAY WE’LL ALL BE FREE BY DONNY HATHAWAY

ALL OVER THE GLOBE…KEEP WALKING TALL BROTHERS AND SISTERS. SOMEDAY WE WILL ALL BE FREE. THE WORLD IS IN NEED OF HEALING…. I CAREFULLY AND LOVINGLY SELECTED HIGH FREQUENCY TONES FOR THE SOUL…. PLEASE LISTEN FROM TOP TO BOTTOM.

LOVE,

ms. badu.

26 July, 2015 23:10


DANCE WORKSHOP: Good news !! For everyone who is asking us about dance-workshops and classes. |

Our good friend and local choreographer and dancer teacher SARINE is hosting an Open Groove Dance workshop, which is kicking off from this week.

Entry is by donation & it is open to ALL LEVELS of dancers who want to get down.

for anyone who wants to get down, she will be going through a range of dance styles going through grooves and foundations of dance-hall, hip hop, house, South African and more!

Check the link for more info and video on her dance.

Here is the event link:
www.facebook.com/soulofsydney
www.facebook.com/events/1506268472998532/

FREE GIG TONIGHT: 73′ Till Infinity – feat. Edseven, Chasm, Soul of Sydney’s own Phil Toke & more | Afro-Beat, Funk, Disco, Hip Hop & Beyond.



TONIGHT: Free Party |

Funk, Hip Hop, Boogie & Beyond at @playbarsyd in Surry Hills. @soulofsydney’S own #philtoke will be joining #chasam @edseven and #bennyhinn for the infamous 73 T’ill Infinity.

Always a dope night of music to start your weekend & one we highly recommend for anyone into real music.

Kicks off early in the basement of 72 Campbell St Surry Hills at PLAY BAR, Sydney’s home of black music.

Okay Player | Who is Jill Scott? 15th Anniversary Interview



Okay Player catch up with the legendary Jill Scott for an for an exclusive Interview to celebrate the 15th Anniversary of her debut release “Who is Jill Scott?”

To commemorate the 15-year anniversary of her iconic debut, We asked Jill to share memories of recording that first LP, how the process changed after becoming a mom, and what might be next as she continues to answer Who Is Jill Scott?

Read the interview in full HERE at at Okay Player |

SYDNEY Disco Warehouse Party Crew Paradise Lost celebrate 10 Years


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What an accomplishment, our good friends at Paradise Lost will be celebrating 10 years this august.

Check out the info below /

On Saturday, 22 August 2015 its time to answer the call of the wild and take your mind and body beyond the galaxy by helping us celebrate 10 Years in Paradise.
Cast off your original sin, taste the forbidden fruit and fulfil your barely legal primal urges by getting physical, doing your thing and releasing the tension in zero gravity under the midnight sun to dance disco heat supplied by Harry Sounds, Manky, Mr Webster, Mysterio, James Bucknell, Long John Saliva, Eagleman, Mama Disquo, JMS and Mr and Mrs Brut 33.
Where: Inner city warehouse venue – check here the week of the party for venue details
When: 22 August 2015 from 9pm till you’re ready to go!
Who: You and us
How: $20
Dress: Visions of Paradise
Check paradiselost.net.au the week of the party for venue location.

SOUL OF SYDNEY WAITING LIST / DOOR SALES – JUL 19 2015


★★WAITING LIST (DOOR SALES)

★Waiting List // Door Sales | www.dashtickets.com.au/event/f41kvjs03

UPDATED 18.7.15:

Pre Sale Tix have sold out and we are officially down to our waiting list for any door sales and last min. tickets. We have a WAITING LIST set up below if you want to register for any door sales if we get any now shows or as people leave early. Venue is in CBD so very easy to get to.

We are pretty close to capacity so we will need to see how numbers are on they day for any doors sales.

We will email you venue and party info when we have room on the dancefloor.

For anyone looking for tickets info is below.

★Waiting List // Door Sales | www.dashtickets.com.au/event/f41kvjs03

SOUL OF SYDNEY // LARRY LEVAN BIRTHDAY BIRTHDAY // SET TIMES // SUN JUL 19


★★ Set Times ★★ Sunday July 19 2015 ★★ Larry Levan Birthday Tribute ★★

★ MAIN AREA | LARRY LEVAN & PARADISE GARAGE TRIBUTE | Garage, Disco, Roller Boogie, New York Disco & Beyond (Down Stairs)

2:00 – 4:00 pm JIM POE (Republic Music NYC, DHA, Bondi Beach Radio)
4:00 – 6:00 pm STEPHEN ALLKINS [love tattoo] (Sydney Disco Godfather)
6:00 – 7:00 pm DANNY DE SOUSA
7:00 – 8:30 pm PHIL TOKE (Soul of Sydney, Spirit of House)
8:30 – CLOSE BOOGIE MONSTER (Alex Dimitriades)

★ BACK ROOM | Feel-good Funk & Old School Party Jams & beyond (Upstairs)

4:00 – 6:00 pm DJ ADVERSE (The Groove Dealers)
6:00 – 7:00 pm DJ TREY (Red Room, Soulfest Aus Tour DJ)
7:00 – 8:00 pm DJ NAIKI (The World Famous Chief Rockers)
8:00 – CLOSE EDSEVEN (Lioness Presents)

All updated party info, last min ticket info etc / www.facebook.com/events/1030939500257325/

SOUL OF SYDNEY LARRY LEVAN TRIBUTE (Sun July 19 2015) | VENUE has been released to all ticket holders


★★ SOUL OF SYDNEY LARRY LEVAN TRIBUTE ★★ Venue released ★★ Check your inbox!!

Venue for tomorrows Soul of Sydney Larry Levan tribute has been released via email to all ticket holders. Please check your inbox (and junk mail folder) for venue and all updated party info.

If you have purchased a ticket and have yet to received the address please email us at soulofsydney with booking information (full name, booking number, email)

Massive love to everyone who has supported and snapped up tix, we had to move to a bigger venue just to accommodate everyone. We will be on tomorrow from 2pm rain hail or shine from. Nice and Warm getting down inside over too rooms.

★★ SET TIMES ★★

★ MAIN AREA | LARRY LEVAN & PARADISE GARAGE TRIBUTE | Garage, Disco, Roller Boogie< New York Disco & Beyond (Down Stairs)

2:00 – 4:00 pm JIM POE (Republic Music NYC, DHA, Bondi Beach Radio)
4:00 – 6:00 pm STEPHEN ALLKINS [love tattoo] (Sydney Disco Godfather)
6:00 – 7:00 pm DANNY DE SOUSA
7:00 – 8:30 pm PHIL TOKE (Soul of Sydney, Spirit of House)
8:30 – CLOSE BOOGIE MONSTER (Alex Dimitriades)

★ BACK ROOM | Feel-good Funk & Old School Party Jams & beyond (Upstairs)

4:00 – 6:00 pm DJ ADVERSE (The Groove Dealers)
6:00 – 7:00 pm DJ TREY (Red Room, Soulfest Aus Tour DJ)
7:00 – 8:00 pm DJ NAIKI (The World Famous Chief Rockers)
8:00 – CLOSE EDSEVEN (Lioness Presents)

All updated party info, last min ticket info etc / www.facebook.com/events/1030939500257325/