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    The incredibly elusive band Sault release their debut album 5 on Vinyl via independent record label Forever Living Originals The record fuses African, soul, funk and post-punk vibes amongst other flavours With support from Radio 6's Lauren Laverne and USA's KWRC and KEXP, the band are set to go from strength to strength becoming...
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    The mysterious Sault return with album number three This is the most essential album for 2020 The 18 track album is an absolute joy whilst delivering a powerful message Each tracks title nods towards revolution, expression and a celebration of black culture The sound once again mixes R&B, funk, soul and hip-hop together...
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    Without pausing for breath and hot on the heels of their exhilarating debut album 5, the elusive Sault return with their sophomore full length titled 7 The signature hybrid of funk, dance, post-punk, soul and disco is front and centre once again, confidently delivered with their typical fearless nature If 5 had you out of your...
  • The debut album from West London's Cleo Sol is the soothing soul masterpiece Rose In The Dark Comprised of 11 tracks crafted from threads of '70s jazz and '90s neo-soul - the album is perfect for those that love Jill Scott, Solange, Shaolin Soul, Minnie Ripperton and Lauryn Hill Produced by Inflo, who worked with Danger...
  • 'A WIDE SELECTION OF TURKISH JAZZ AND FUNK 68-78' - The TWIMO Records project is the result of 6 years of traveling and record collecting in the meeting points between different music cultures; North Africa, the Bosporus and the far eastern parts of Europe These two first two releases explores what happened when Western music...
  • As the Academy Award-winning documentary 20 Feet from Stardom made abundantly clear, Merry Clayton is one of the greatest and most distinguished female backup singers in rock and soul history, having sung with everybody from Bobby Darin to Ray Charles to Joe Cocker to Linda Ronstadt to Neil Young to Lynyrd Skynyrd (on 'Sweet Home...
  • Gene Page's cult score to the 1972 blaxploitation horror flick is now reissued on 180-GRAM VINYL Full of funky beats, wah-tastic guitar licks and sweeping strings, not to mention the vocal talents of the superb Hues Corporation and The 21st Century Ltd, this is a righteous funky...
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    A long-awaited LP vinyl reissue that is very popular as a Japanese AOR masterpiece Makoto Matsushita is a well-known guitarist who participated in the fusion funk group AB’s with Tomaru Yoshino The album is full of AOR taste, originally released in 1981 The original version is recreated and the photo jacket by Kaoru Ijima is...
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    Reissue of Mai Yamane’s debut album in which Makoto Matsushita arranged all songs! Released in 1980, this work is Makoto Matsushita’s first produced work This is a city pop masterpiece of Mai Yamane, a talented female singer who later played a role in recording and live performances by Masaharu Fukuyama and Yosui Inoue!...
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    A fine selection of collectable late 70's / early 80's Japanese electronic, jazz, fusion and funk / soul mellow steppers, you didn't know had been missing from your life Very limited availability so don't sleep on these First analog reissue of two popular titles backed by Mariah In addition to their reputation in the...
  • Yumi Murata’s second album with Mariah It’s a beautiful, stateless ambient record with its halting vocals, which reflect the sonic experiments of Shimizu Yasuaki Mariah, at a time when she was leaning towards hard rock; she used this song as a starting point to steer her into the new...
  • “YOSHINO FUJIMAL” was released in 1982 by Yoshino Tomaru, who formed AB’S in the 1980s, and was produced with the members of AB’S Makoto Matsushita, Naoki Watanabe, and Guo Okamoto Haruko Kuwana and EPO also participated in the back vocals The original jacket and liner notes are faithfully...
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    This album, released quietly in 1979, is Noriyo Ikeda’s first and only album The title track, “Dream in the Streets,” was written and arranged by Tatsuro Yamashita; he also plays guitar and sings on the chorus A great CITY POP record with a strong...
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    Celebrating 15 years from the release of their debut album, Daptone's Royal Court from Staten Island delivers a truly epic collection of new material that finds the group further bridging the gap between the farfisa-fueled Ethio-Funk stylings of their early recordings, with the psychedelic, Sabbath-inspired hellfire of...
  • After almost twenty 45s under various pseudonyms, their thrilling and hugely successful debut album with London based singer Gizelle Smith and a tour with concerts throughout Europe, Germany’s most prolific deep funk formation is ready to step further into the spotlight on their second longplayer The aptly titled THE FUTURE...
  • Short-lived Chicago blues and soul outfit The Bushes was a quartet of white musicians featuring the Hammond organ talents of keyboardist/bassist Ron Stockert, guitarist Al Johnson, drummer John Zefo and lead singer Joel Wilson Dividing their repertoire between soul track by Detroit and Chicago-based artists like Curtis Mayfield...
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    Harlem Pop Trotters was one of the grooviest jazzfunk bands in the French scene This is a reissue of their mid-'70s album, which comes on a limited colored edition on 180 gram vinyl RSD 2020...
  • Trading Places present a reissue of Osibisa's Black Magic Night, originally released in 1977 Esteemed Afro-rock fusion band and world music pioneers Osibisa have enjoyed a long reign, with unwavering popularity, despite numerous line-up changes Saxophonist Teddy Osei, drummer Sol Amarfio, and flautists Mamon Shareef and Farhan...
  • Underdog Records reissues Martial Solal's album 'Locomotion' as an 180 gram coloured vinyl edition This groovy French jazz-funk and avantgarde album was originally released in 1974 on the PSI label RSD 2020...
  • Anonymous British funk band Ultrafunk was spearheaded by Blues & Soul magazine proprietor John Abbey, who ran a record shop and label called Contempo during the 1970s; he conceived of the group as the UK counterpart to US studio bands like MFSB Arranger Gerry Shury, who had worked with Barry White and Maurice Gibb of the Bee...
  • The lyrics of Sir Joe Quarterman's 'I've Got So Much Trouble In My Mind' resonate now as much as they did back in 1972 Problems at work, pollution, confusion, and addiction are universal stresses regardless of time and place By encapsulating these social injustices within an anthemic song there is little wonder this powerful...
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    Limited edition of 2000 copies on translucent 180 gram double vinyl (1x yellow / 1x white), housed in a gatefold...
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    The Analog Music Project is a musical act, that focus on building a coherent sound stage, using analog musicians, instruments and techniques Its second record, "Shinobi III - The Return of the Ninja Master" features six compositions extracted from the homonymous video game, originally released for the Sega Mega Drive console in...
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    Ghost Phone dials in four late night R&G edits for the playas following a well received, sought-after debut Up top they hit a real R&B über classique on the downstroke with filter trickery and retuned rimshots, before stepping it up with frisky 2-step play hot on the striking chords in ‘Ride With Me’, and really...
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    Cult imprint Ghost Phone summon four strong doses of their spectral club soul, taking Brandy, Angie Stone, SZA, and Summer Walker to the haunted dancehall Echoing classic strains of US R&B with a UK-tempered mood, the results cover a weightless take on Burial’s flex in ‘Brandy Tool’, while ‘Miss You Anymore’...
  • Following their coronation as Best New Band at the 2019 Austin Music Awards, Black Pumas release their second single “Fire,” the follow-up to their Song Of The Year-winning “Black Moon Rising” Black Pumas is led by the creative partnership between Grammy Award-winning guitarist / producer Adrian Quesada and 27-year-old...
  • This limited edition 2LP peach vinyl set will feature the classic album remastered for the very first time by Prince’s original mastering engineer Bernie Grundman Overflowing with musical ideas and topical lyrics that sound just as relevant today as they did when they were initially released, Prince’s iconic double album...
  • This 4LP Deluxe Edition will feature the classic album remastered for the very first time by Prince’s original mastering engineer Bernie Grundman, along with single mixes and edits released in the period the album was released Overflowing with musical ideas and topical lyrics that sound just as relevant today as they...
  • Melvin Sparks (1946–2011) was a talented American Soul Jazz, Hard Bop, Blues and Funk guitarist The Texas native picked up a guitar at age 11 and was only 13 when he sat in with BB King As a high school student he first joined Hank Ballard and the Midnighters, and then the Upsetters (a touring band formed by Little Richard,...
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    Roger Sause (Born in Portland, Oregon) is a musician, songwriter and producer with several gold and platinum recording credits to his name He started playing the piano as soon he was able to reach for the keys Turned out he was a natural talent, in 1969 (at the age of 9) he was playing in kiddie garage pop bands and around...
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    When Mildlife’s debut album, Phase, was released in 2018 it didn’t so much explode on to the scene as ooze Their mellifluous mix of jazz, krautrock and, perhaps more pertinently, demon grooves, was the word of mouth sensation of that year among open-minded DJs and diggers searching for the perfect beat Their emergence was...
  • Be With Records present a reissue of Linda "Babe" Majika's Don't Treat Me So Bad, originally released in 1988 Linda "Babe" Majika's insanely brilliant Don't Treat Me So Bad is a tight six tracks of blistering electro-flavored bubblegum and synth-drizzled solar-powered machine-funk Once of the Hot Soul Singers, Don't Treat Me So...
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    There is something simultaneously both brand-new and retro about 'All News Is Good News’ - the debut album from Melbourne's instrumental soul group Surprise Chef It sounds like something dreamt up by lo-fi cousins of David Axelrod and Janko Nilovic, with dramatic Library-music-esque cinematic arrangements echoing both light and...
  • The UK’s cosmic, psychedelic-funk ensemble issue their second album on maverick producer Madlib’s label, Madlib Invazion The Heliocentrics’ albums are all confounding pieces of work Drawing equally from the funk universe of James Brown, the disorienting asymmetry of Sun Ra, the cinematic scope of Ennio Morricone, the sublime...
  • A selection of rare and unreleased tracks from the prince of Tulsa boogie, Billy Bruner 10 Killer unknown and rare Boogie soul tracks Billy was in Tulsa, Oklahoma bands Darwin’s Theory, T-Spoon, JOB Band and is still producing music today Completely unique charming lo-fi outsider...
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    The band’s revelatory and electrifying debut LP, recorded in a single blistering session with JB’s trombonist Fred Wesley This 2020 West Coast Boogaloo remastered is pressed on tri-color (purple/maroon/orange) vinyl, available for the first time on vinyl since 1994 When The Greyboy Allstars convened in 1994, the...
  • Re-issue on Expansion of Jean Paul 'Bluey' Maunick's Britfunk album 'Behind The Mask' by The Warriors from 1982, such a great...
  • 40th anniversary reissue of Freeez’s seminal UK jazz-funk debut, repackaged with a clutch of new productions by the band’s John Rocca (Midi Rain) Best known for their worldwide club #1 electro ohrwurm ‘IOU’, London’s Freeez were instrumental in the “Brit funk” wave of the ‘80s, and their debut album ’Southern...
  • Dwight Thompson’s album Hypocrisy took hearts by storm in the 70's The soulful, charismatic singer hailing from the USA released his ground-breaking Album “Hypocrisy” in 1975 on the Dutch Label Poker A well sought after pearl of deep funk and soul on a small, misty label from the Netherlands After the Deeptrax/...
  • Tel-Aviv’s Fortuna Records open a new section in your collection with The Haunting Sounds of Yemenite-Israeli Funk 1973-1984, scanning eight obscurities ranging from the ethereal slow disco of Reuma Abas on Wa’ana Fad Leumi, thru kinetic jazz-funk by David Dor, taking in an organ and bongo-brimming soul bomb by Tsvia...
  • The Fruit Band's fleeting existence was only recently revealed by the discovery of a few unsold copies of their sole 1978 single,Say It, which quickly became a cult showpiece for savvy DJs and collectors Athens of the North has since reached out to Cypress Studios of Jacksonville, Florida and discovered a complete album of the...
  • Featuring recordings from the '70s and '80s, 'Mirror' is a super cool and groovy compilation of Turkish psychedelia, funk and disco Dj's and couch dwellers alike will love these funky tunes with lots of moog organ, fat bass guitar sounds, electric saz, clapping riffs, wah guitar freak outs, clarinet, darbuka and crazy double...
  • These are Now-Again’s definitive reissues five classic Spiritual Jazz and Funk albums from DC’s legendary Black Fire record label Limited edition, one time pressing in a obi-wrapped “box set” Each album includes oversized booklet with extensive liner notes and rare...
  • The elusive gemstone of 1970s Harlem soul and funk from the Ray Alexander Technique – officially reissued for the first time with bonus tracks and previously unreleased alternate mixes Renowned for its enviable combination of musical muscle and malleability, guitarist/songwriter Raymond Alexander Jenkins’ tight four-piece...
  • Rivage was one of the records during my early days into Modern Soul I was desperate to get hold of, ‘Strung Out On You’re Love’ is up there in my top ten and I managed to pick a copy of the 45 when in the USA in the Early 2000s for a decent price I only found out there was a rarer LP with a longer version of the track around...
  • Official reissue from the originator of VOP style Frank Hatchett was a legendary dance instructor and originator of VOP VOP is not an abbreviation but, as he himself puts it: "VOP is a style" It's used to flavour the choreography and to communicate and translate emotions to the audience The record produced by Don Alan Tipton is a...
  • '80s synthesizer pop meets soul and funk music from the '70s and this is a captivating musical cocktail You can sit and listen, you can dance or sing along to these perfectly produced tunes The album is a typical product of it's era but this also makes it a really charming piece of music and the memorable songs were definitely...
  • Funky Bump special 12inch version, containing the unreleased extended version of the most sought after Italian disco funk song produced from the great Italian producer & arranger: Pino Presti Remastered limited edition, with special picture...
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