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Ivan “Mamão” Conti, the founding drummer of Brazilian jazz-funk greats Azymuth, has died, his record label said in a press release. No cause of death was given. Ivan Conti was 76 years old. Conti, bandleader/keyboardist José Roberto Bertrami, and bassist/guitarist Alex Malheiros started their music careers in the 1960s, playing bars as session musicians in […]

On the 21st March Patrice Rushen showcased her 2nd night’s performance at London’s The Jazz Cafe and she raised the roof!  Due to high demand, she actually performed twice on the 21st, the 1st session commenced at 5:30pm followed by a evening session at 8pm. A jam packed Jazz Cafe with a jovial and bubbly […]

To simplify your lifestyle Universal Soul radio can be streamed across varioius platforms and hardware devices. Whether on the go with your mobile or at home connecting your DAB or some other hardware streaming device, Universal Soul is in easy reach. Connect various hardware devices via Airable Radio software – Connect via Connect […]

Universal Soul Radio ( is officially licensed to stream puplicly recorded music on the internet. UK radio stations must obtain a PPL license to play recorded music in their bradcasts. PPL licenses radio stations in the UK, Isle of Man and Channel Islands to play recorded music on variety of platforms including AM/FM, DAB, Satellite […]

Remembering Singer/Songwriter Charles Bradley

Universal Soul Radio is a collaboration of die hard Djs and collectors of black music. We broadcast live from our studios in london, across the world. Our presenters are veterans in the music game and hold vast knowledge within thier respective field, spanning decades to modern day. We love music! We specialise in Soul genres […]

Universal Soul Radio (USR) is an online radio station where we play the best in Soul, Jazz, Funk, House, Reggae and all the sub groups that lie in between. We aim to offer the listener a diverse experience when listening to Black music that spans the decades, recognising and celebrating the artists and their work,  […]

Music moves us in all directions throughout our life’s journey and having crossed paths with each other stemming back over 30 years we finally end up joining forces to create Universal Soul Radio. Previously presenting radio shows alongside each other on until the sudden loss of our dear friend, colleague and station founder, Tony […]

Uk sensation Colonel Red new release drop

Azymuth smashes it @ Londons Bush Hall August 2022

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