DIPLOMATS OF SOLID SOUND in the chartsPublished on Martedì, 16 Novembre 2010
Iowa City's funkiest outfit, The DIPLOMATS OF SOLID SOUND, have just released new full-length "What Goes Around Comes Around" on CD/LP/Digital, anticipated by singles "Back Off" / "B-O-O-G-A-L-O-O" on 45/Digital, out now on RK and distributed by Pravda in the US, and the reactions have been overwhelming! "What Goes Around Comes Around" is among the top 5 albums of the month according to Crazewire, is the release of the week for Delrock and Music Travels, is 10th best release of the month according to KDVS Radio, is in the recommended funk chart on Juno and has been featured among the R&B/soul releases of iTunes Germany, UK, France, Australia, Holland and more!
Album reviews have appeared on 1Beat, Alias magazine, All About Jazz, DeBug magazine, 412, Village Magazine , Soulm8, Soul Train Online, Acid Jazz Hispano, Monkeyboxing, Soul Kombinat, Play B-sides and many more, with radioplay being just as extensive! Tracks from "What Goes Around Comes Around" are on heavy rotation on German Radio Eins and Radio X and have enjoyed repeated plays on "Popcorner" on Radio 2, Radio Montecarlo, "The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show" on BBC6, "Back To Niceness" on Brussel Fm, "Soul Food" on Jazz Radio France and many many more! There is no doubt that this new album is a must-have for any funk & soul lover, just hear it to believe it!
"We knew from the moment we dropped the needle that the next Diplomats album was going to be stormer - and it sure is! Solid funky soul, with some twists and turns to keep you on your toes!"- Dusty Groove Chicago
“A solid set from The Diplomats of Solid Sound - This wont disappoint - good stuff!” - DJ Andy Smith
"Solid Sound is the name, Solid Sound is what you get. Lack Of Afro did a perfect job!" - Oliver Korthals (Mojo Club)
"A mind expanding wall of modern soul!" – Francesco Adinolfi (Rai Radio 2)
"Real Soulful Stuff from the gut...great sax breaks!" - Stuart Skipworth (Nevis Radio)
"Love the subtle strings, interesting build-up, break and breakdown of Give Me One More Chance, it's a great tune!" - Gerd DJ Daptunes (Urgent FM / DynOmite!)
RKX032 THE DIPLOMATS OF SOLID SOUND - " What Goes Around Comes Around" on CD/LP/Digital Download out now
RK45037 THE DIPLOMATS OF SOLID SOUND - " Back Off" / " B-O-O-G-A-L-O-O" on 45/ Digital Download out now