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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...
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    Released in ‘82 This is Mamiya Takako’s only album and a masterpiece of Japanese CITY POP and...
  • 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...
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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!...
  • We are proud to announce the release of one the best records in Hawaii, originally released in 1978 by Lui Williams, who regularly played at a hotel called Maui Surf, which is featured on the album cover Their most famous song “Oh, Oh (Think I’m Fallin’ In Love)”, which P-Vine released as a seven-inch in 2018, has...
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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...
  • Released in 1980, later AB’S, Makoto Matsushita and Cassiopeia members participated in the city pop masterpiece reissued on LP! Judy Anton, a female singer from NY This work is arranged by Makoto Matsushita and Minoru Mukai, and the participating musicians are Takeshi Ito and Akira...
  • Later renamed Akira Okamoto, who provided music to many artists, this 1978 release is under the original name of Issei Okamoto Listening, you can imagine yourself standing alone at the shore at night as the waves roll out There are songs lined up that make you feel loneliness and wandering, and also jazzy-pop bops such as...
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    Marcos Valle’s career started with the end of bossa nova A lifelong surfer of swells, he expertly rode out the final wave of the waning international fad, landing in the US for a short stay before returning to Brazil to continue his career A proud Carioca (Rio de Janeiro resident), Valle couldn’t stay away from his beloved...
  • Definitive edition of the band’s 1983 studio album Power, Corruption & Lies, including 1LP, two CDs, two DVDs and a book The box which includes an LP, two CDs, two DVDs and a book, features the album remastered for the first time from the original analogue tape masters on LP, and CD The Extras CD contains previously...
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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...
  • Wewantsounds reissue of Billy Brooks's much sought-after album Windows of the Mind, released in 1974 on Ray Charles's Crossover Records The album was co-produced by Charles and features such heavy players as Herman Riley, Calvin Keys, and Larry Gales There's not a huge amount of information to be found about trumpet player Billy...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Betty Wright (original name Bessie Regina Norris) rose to fame in the 1970s with hits such as 'Clean Up Woman', 'Lovin' Is Really My Game' and 'Tonight Is the Night' This Live album provides much evidence of Wright's vitality as a singer Besides the wonderful performances of her own hits she also sounds incredible on the cover of...
  • 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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    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’...
  • The Weeknd's latest chapter, After Hours which features the global hits "Heartless" and "Blinding Lights" is due to release on March 20th, via XO/Republic Records Filtering R&B, pop, and hip-hop through an ambitious widescreen lens, quietly took over popular music and culture on his own terms As a result, the...
  • 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...
  • During the 1970s and 1980s, Hawai‘i’s live music scene was at its peak Countless clubs, lounges, and bars filled the islands Musicians embraced and experimented with all manner of ideas Among them were Steve Ma‘i‘i and Teresa Bright, a harmonizing guitar-and-bass duo that floated somewhere between nostalgia and an...
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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...
  • Strut present the first ever compilation bringing together classics and rarities from the seminal spiritual jazz and conscious soul label Black Fire, covering 1975 to 1993 "Formed by DJ and record producer Jimmy Gray in Richmond, Virginia, and following in the footsteps of other influential black-owned independent labels like...
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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...
  • This collection of ground-breaking instrumentals captures a moment of musical alchemy Stylistic edges become blurred with by-turns into jazz, gospel, soul, funk and dance A new genre – gospel jazz – was created in their wake The son of a minister father and a missionary mother, Tankard grew up playing drums in his local...
  • 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...
  • 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/...
  • This Autumn, Nicole Willis rolls out with her third album made together with The Soul Investigators "Happiness In Every Style" It is bound to send shivers through backs all around the world As the name suggests, the new album will offer variety and tilt towards a more positive note after the murky "Tortured Soul" from two years...
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    You are holding in your hands an album, which was never heard at the time it was recorded For over 30 years it was stored in the archive of record producer and musician Dave Hamilton, one of the unsung heroes of the Detroit soul scene The box of reels was marked simply ''The Possible Little Ann Album'' Little Ann's songs, are...
  • The Bayan Mongol Variety Group existed from the early ’70s to the late ’80s After the collapse of the USSR, the ensemble began to experience serious difficulties with funding and booking concerts, and finally disintegrated, after which the participants lost contact with each other Fortunately, thanks to efforts from the...
  • From the sacred heart of African-American culture an essential collection of deep devotional music spanning from the mid-40s to the late '50s, a crucial time frame for pure unadulterated Gospel music Here is an incredible array of both obscure groups and highly celebrated performers including The Blind Boys of Alabama, Willie Mae...
  • 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...
  • The great singer/songwriter's essential 70s recordings for Sounds Of...
  • 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...
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