I'm a soul survivor!

named after a soul singer, and grown up listening to my dads soul record collection. soul baby at heart!

Wigan Casino - northern soul club in the north of England #rare grooves

Wigan Casino - Northern Soul club in the north of England.

Northern Soul dance subculture Menswear Topman SS16

Extreme adolescents: Northern Soul

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Northern Soul art #NorthernSoul #SoulMusic

northern soul I love the silhouette and the use of Photoshop to make the northern soul records be in the body also the use of colour contrasting with the white background

In 1961, Ebony ran photos of Al Minns and Leon James demonstrating famous dances. Hi-res scans of all three pages at link!

Al Minns and Leon James demonstrate some jazz steps, from August 1961 Ebony magazine article on the history of American social dancing.

Credit: Johnston Press Dancers at a northern soul all-nighter at Wigan Casino in the mid 70s

Ben Sherman: 50 years of style culture - in pictures

This photograph of Northern Soul dancers at Wigan Casino in the mid is one of the many fascinating shots in Ben Sherman: 50 Years of British Style Culture, written by Josh Sims and produced to mark the brand’s own 50 years in fashion

How to dance to Northern Soul

How to dance to northern soul

How Northern Soul sparked a fashion revolution, and inspired Topman SS16: http://www.dazeddigital.com/fashion/article/25076/1/how-northern-soul-sparked-a-fashion-revolution

How Northern Soul sparked a fashion revolution

Inspired by Topman Design’s show, here’s your primer on the style subculture that heralded the dawn of clothes you could really dance in