Glenn Walker-Foster

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Disc Jockey since 1974 , has played almost every type of music from Tamla Motown and Soul to current Dance Floor Anthems , his radio show The Northern Soul Sessions with GWF on www.soulnetradio.com is legendary with a huge following , He can be seen as a guest DJ at many High Profile Northern Soul venues the length and breadth of the UK .

 

Specialties: Northern Soul and Reggae Music and is currently directly linked with many big Reggae names such as Sly Dunbar , Cocoa Tea , Freddie McGregor and many others , his Reggae show Irie Vibes with GWF is imminent to be joining Radio DLC in New York City , find Glenns Radio shows on MIxcloud at

https://www.mixcloud.com/glenn-walker-foster/

 

 


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Glenn Walker-Foster

Please visit Glenn's Mixcloud "Northern Soul Sessions" page here  Profile My DJ career started in 1972 whilst at public school in Blackpool , some of the older boys at school were going to The Torch in Stoke On Trent and The Highland Room at the Blackpool Mecca which sparked my interest in Northern Soul and Tamla Motown. I began listening to Emperor Rosko and Andy Peebles Soul Train on the radio and in fact remember clearly hiding under the bedsheets at night as a young lad with a tiny transistor radio , a torch , pen and paper hastily scribbling record ...
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1) So Glenn, you have been DJing since 72, that’s a hell of a long time, how has the digital revolution impacted on the way you DJ? The digital revolution has impacted in many ways on the way I DJ in all forms of music with the exception of Northern Soul. It has made remixing records easier and making your own productions a whole lot easier . Of course Northern Soul has a policy of vinyl only in most venues so that particular format has changed little in it’s 40 odd year run . Of course as a Radio DJ ...
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John Vincent

An old article, John if you read this send us your update and your new website details! Next in the long line of yesteryears DJ's making a comeback on today’s northern scene is John Vincent. Our man in Sheffield, Bill Brotherton went along and had a chat with him. AT FIFTEEN he visited the Twisted Wheel all-nighter on Brazennose Street. At 16 he was jocking his first all-night at the Esquire club in Sheffield and by 17 he was playing R&B and Blues in local clubs. By 1970 the first Sunday night sessions at Samantha's, Sheffield began, followed by his ...
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 Five Questions put to Northern Soul DJ Glenn Walker-Foster Question 1 When would you class Northern Soul at it's peak , where did you go in it's heyday and what track stands out for you ? This question is perhaps a little difficult to answer as Northern Soul could be classed as at it's peak currently as more people seem to be listening and attending events than ever before , In the heyday of Northern Soul in the 1970's I attended many venues such as The Highland Room at Blackpool Mecca , The Ritz all dayers in Manchester , The ...
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