What is exactly Northern Soul and why did it become a cult scene, constantly evolving since the early steps into the MotownSound through Philly Sound towards the upbeat tempo of Mod inspiration? The best way to catch a glimpse of this everlasting club scene and its legendary DJ Ian Levine at the landmark Blackpool Mecca, is to listen carefully to this On the Real Side: The Modern End of Northern Soul. Featuring some of the best Northern Soul tracks ever written including the Carstairs' amazing 'It Really Hurts Me, Girl.' This 22 chapter saga tells the tale of one of the most beloved soul scenes among young original mod dancers and their current followers.
01 Odds And Ends - Yesterday My Love 02 The Continental 4 - What You Gave Up 03 Lezli Valentine - I Won't Do Anything 04 Debbie Taylor - No Deposit, No Return 05 Soul Generation - Key To Your Heart 06 The Heartstoppers - Marching Out Of Your Life 07 The Carstairs - It Really Hurts Me Girl 08 Cookie Woodson - I'll Be True 09 Eloise Laws - Love Factory 10 Jimmy Helms - Romeo And Juliet 11 Larry Saunders - On The Real Side 12 Barbara Jean English - I'm Living A Lie 13 Chocolate Syrup - You've Got A Lot To Give 14 The Moments - I Dig Your Act 15 Linda Jones And The Whatnauts - So Glad I Found You 16 Rosey Jones - Have Love Will Travel 17 Timothy Wilson - Wedding Ring 18 Jeanne Napoli - Forget That Girl 19 Retta Young - My Man Is On His Way 20 Crown Heights Affair - Every Beat Of My Heart (New Disco Version) 21 Shelly Black - No Turning Back 22 Silent Majority - Something New About You