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Mr M's: Wigan Casino Northern Soul Oldies Room 1974-1981

SOUL TIME



3cd

Released: 8th Dec 2017

£20.99


including 50 classic Northern soul sounds by some of the greatest names on record, as well as new-to-CD and rarely seen tracks, this is a must-have for northern soul searchers.

This is the first ever Northern Soul compilation devoted to the Wigan Casino’s iconic “oldies” room — Mr M’s – featuring 100% oldies chosen by the room’s original DJs, including a bonus disc featuring an exclusive interview with original Mr M’s DJ Dave Evison, with personal memories of the place, the era and the music, plus a 36-page booklet tracing the history of the club, the DJs and the tracks played, packed with photographs and rare memorabilia. This comp Features the first and last records ever played at the venue: respectively, ‘Hey Sah-Lo-Nay’ by Mickey Lee Lane and ‘The Night’ by Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons.

Mr M's: Wigan Casino Northern Soul Oldies Room 1974-1981

Tracklist

  1. HEY SAH-LO-NAY – Mickey Lee Lane
  2. POLK SALAD ANNIE – Tony Joe White
  3. (I LOVE HER SO MUCH) IT HURTS ME - The Majestics
  4. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE – Bobby Hebb
  5. OUR LOVE WILL GROW – The Showmen
  6. A TOUCH OF VELVET-A STING OF BRASS - The Mood Mosaic
  7. HOPE WE HAVE – The Artistics
  8. GREEN DOOR - Wynder K.Frog
  9. THERE WAS A TIME – Gene Chandler
  10. IT'S BETTER TO HAVE (AND DON'T NEED) - Don Covay
  11. GAME PLAYERS – Dooley Silverspoon
  12. I NEED YOU - Shane Martin
  13. YOU DON'T LOVE ME ANYMORE - Johnny Caswell
  14. FREE FOR ALL (WINNER TAKES ALL) - Phillip Mitchell
  15. BARI TRACK (INSTRUMENTAL) - Doni Burdick
  16. BABY BOY - Fred Hughes
  17. THEY'LL NEVER KNOW WHY - Freddie Chavez
  18. SHOW ME - Joe Tex
  19. COUNTRY ROAD - High Voltage
  20. TIGHTROPE - Inez & Charlie Foxx
  21. FOLLOW YOUR HEART – Bunny Sigler
  22. QUICK CHANGE ARTIST - Soul Twins
  23. GET IT BABY - Stanley Mitchell
  24. MR. CREATOR - The Apollas
  25. THE NIGHT – Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
  26. EVERYBODY DANCE NOW – Little Caesar & The Empire
  27. DEVIL WITH A BLUE DRESS ON/GOOD GOLLY MISS MOLLY - Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels
  28. C'MON AND SWIM – Bobby Freeman
  29. WANTING YOU - Jimmy Bee
  30. THAT'S WHAT I WANT TO KNOW - James Carr
  31. TAKE A LETTER MARIA (INSTR.) - Boots Randolph
  32. SWEET, SWEET LOVIN' – The Platters
  33. LET LOVE COME BETWEEN US - James & Bobby Purify
  34. AIN’T NO SOUL (LEFT IN THESE OLD SHOES) - Ronnie Milsap
  35. SOCK IT TO 'EM J.B. - PART 1 - Rex Garvin (And The Mighty Cravers)
  36. STRANGE CHANGE - Herb Ward
  37. YOU LIE SO WELL - Marie Knight
  38. BAR-B-Q - Wendy Rene
  39. POOR DOG (WHO CAN'T WAG HIS OWN TAIL) - Little Richard
  40. PHILLY DOG - Herbie Mann
  41. A QUITTER NEVER WINS - Larry Williams & Johnny Watson
  42. SLOW FIZZ – The Sapphires
  43. JUST SAY YOU’RE WANTED (AND NEEDED) - Gwen Owens
  44. PUT THAT WOMAN DOWN – John Leach
  45. YOU'RE GONNA MAKE ME LOVE YOU - Sandi Sheldon
  46. CAUSE YOU'RE MINE – The Vibrations
  47. COMPARED TO WHAT (ORIGINAL GM VERSION) - Mr Floods Party
  48. K-JEE (SHORT VERSION) – The Nite-Liters
  49. KEEP ON KEEPING ON – N.F. Porter
  50. HOW LONG – J.J. Barnes
  51. HEY SA LOH NEY – Mickey Lee Lane
  52. OUR LOVE WILL GROW – The Showmen
  53. A TOUCH OF VELVET-A STING OF BRASS - Mood Mosaic
  54. BARI TRACK - Doni Burdick
  55. JUST SAY YOU’RE WANTED (AND NEEDED) - Gwen Owens
  56. HOW LONG – J.J. Barnes
  57. GREEN DOOR - Wynder K. Frog
  58. COMPARED TO WHAT – Mr Floods Party
  59. FORTUNE TELLER – Benny Spellman
  60. COMIN’ HOME