Life and Soul is all about catching up with friends of the station and avid listeners and lovers of all things music. This week we chat to Londoner, Colin Williams, a Photographer, DJ, Life Coach and a Consultant who is often found with a super lense in hand on a soulful dancefloor somewhere in the world.
My kids and helping people maximize their potential.
What’s Your Favourite Thing To Do When You’re Not Working?
I am back at university doing a Doctorate at the moment so there is “no time” when I am not working.
What Piece Of Advice Would You Give Your Young Self Now?
Have children early. Made a man of me (but I did it a little later than I should have).
When And How Did Your Love For Soulful Music Begin?
Its always been there. I was a gifted child who listened to Jazz at about 8 years old (people thought I was a bit mad). From Jazz I went to Disco, Jazz Funk, Boogie, House, Soulful House more Soulful House and more Soulful House….
Name Your Favourite Top Three Tracks Of All Time…
Unlimited Touch – I hear music in the streets.
Earth Wind and Fire – In the Stone.
Bill Withers – Lovely Day.
What Musical Artist Inspires You And Why?
Earth Wind and Fire. Simply the best band in the world “ever”. Their music and live performances say more than I can write.
Which Mi-Soul Show Do You Enjoy The Most And Why?
Hard to choose as Paul Trouble, Booker and Martin Lodge are my boys and I like all of their shows. But will let Paul Trouble shade it.
What Was The Last Gig You Went To?
Suncebeat… A gig, holiday, party, all rolled into one. Amazing.
What Artist Would You Like To See Live And Why?
Luther Vandross as I didn’t manage to before he passed.
What Tune Can You Not Get Enough Of Right Now?