New Arrival Vinyl - Just In 1000s of Jazz, Funk & Soul Classic Albums

Dollar BrandSoweto (1977)Chiaroscuro
Pianist Brand accompanied by three saxes, trumpet, bass and drums. Recorded in South Africa and released on the small independent Chiarascuro label in...
James CarrA Man Needs A Woman (1968)Goldwax Records
Seminal deep, deep southern soul recorded for Goldwax Records in Memphis 1968 - killer! Tunes by Dann Penn, Spooner Oldham, Chips Moman etc - a  Southern...
Patrice RushenPrelusionPrestige
Brilliant funky deep jazz featuring Joe Henderson, Ndugu and Hadley Caliman.
Fred Wesley & The New J.B.'sBreakin' Bread (1974)People
Essential JB's album produced by James Brown and full to the brim with funk! 'Breakin Bread', 'Rockin Watergate', 'Little Boy Black' and loads more classic...
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Esther PhillipsAlone Again, Naturally (1972)Kudu
Includes Esther's killer version of Bill Wither's 'Use Me'
James MasonRhythm of Life (1977)Chiaroscuro
Absolutely essential jazz funk album! A rare groove classic and the only album James Mason recorded. Every track's a winner but look out for "Sweet...
Marvin GayeWhat's Going OnMotown
Essential, classsic, soul masterpiece!.
Bob JamesTwo (1975)CTI
Essential soul jazz instrumental album featuring "Take Me To The Mardi Gras", as sampled by Run DMC on "Peter Piper" (And a million others!)
Johnny HammondGambler's Life (1974)Salvation
Larry Mizell production on the CTI off-shoot Salvation Records
Pharoah SandersJourney To The One (1980)Theresa
Includes the deep jazz dance Dingwalls classic "You've Got To Have Freedom", a Gilles Peterson favourite and one of the biggest tunes of the day - highly...
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Stevie WonderSongs In The Key Of LifeUniversal
**2017 vinyl reissue with bonus 7"**  One of his best ever albums. Essential. From "Black Man" and "Pastime Paradise" to "I Wish" and "As" this...
Nina SimoneLittle Girl Blue: Jazz As Played In An Exclusive Side Street Club (1958)Bethlehem Records
Nina SImone's debut. This recording session happened in New York City,1957;Nina was 24 at this time;her trio is made of herself,singing and playing great...
John ColtraneA Love Supreme (1964)Impulse!
100% essential deep jazz classic! Searching, yearning, BEAUTIFUL spiritual jazz of the highest order! This is considered by many to be his best album and...
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Miles DavisOn The Corner (1972)Columbia
Classic super-funky early seventies jazz fusion album from Miles Davis! The Bitches Brew album is famous for being Miles Davis' radical departure from...
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Roy AyersHe's Coming (1972)Polydor
Featuring "We Live In Brooklyn Baby" and "Sweet Tears"! Surely the most essential Roy Ayers album - everyone a killer. Super deep, heavy funk jazz. Essential...
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Art Ensemble Of ChicagoCertain Blacks (1970)Inner City
Recorded in Paris, 1970, originally released on the America label.
Weldon IrvineLiberated Brother (1972)Nodlew Music
Words cannot describe the beauty of Weldon Irvine's music. 'Liberated Brother' (later covered by Horace Silver) is one of two seminal albums released on...
Dollar BrandCape Town Fringe (1977)Gallo
WICKED Dollar Brand spiritual uplifting jazz monster!
Nina SimoneSilk & SoulRCA
Reissue of the album originally released in 1967. Simone performs Burt Bacharach's "The Look Of Love" (featured in the film Casino Royale), "It Be's That...
McCoy TynerExpansions (1969)Blue Note
Seminal deep modal jazz on Blue Note w/ Woody Shaw, Gary Bartz, Ron Carter, Herbie Lewis and Freddie Watts. Produced by Duke Pearson. HEAVY!
Ornette ColemanNew York Is Now! (1968)Blue Note
DEEP DEEP heavyweight left-field new thing Blue Note jazz. Discordant, heavy and profound. W/Dewey Redman, Jimmy Garrison and Elvin Jones.
Curtis MayfieldCurtisWarners
C-l-a-s-s-i-c album including 'Move On Up'!
Gil Scott-Heron And Brian JacksonThe First Minute Of A New Day (1975)Arista
Classic, radical mid-70's album from Gil and The Midnight Band featuring "The Liberation Song", "Ain't No Such Thing As Superman" and the live spoken word/poem...
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Miles Davis SextetSomeday My Prince Will Come (1961)Columbia
This record is Miles at his best, once again proving his unrivalled abilities both as a player of beautiful ballads and as an innovative performer. At...
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Melvin JacksonFunky SkullLimelight
New 180 gm vinyl reissue of this rare funky Lp
Weldon IrvineSinbad (1976)Sony Music Japan
'Music Is The Key'. The Glorious soul two-step anthem 'I Love You' featuring Don Blackman. Weldon Irvine's deep funky soulful jazz albums are truly incredible....
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Gloria ScottWhat Am I Gonna DoCasablanca
Barry White rare groove classic. Beautiful modern soul gem. Recommended.
Herbie HancockThrust (1974)Columbia
An essential classic! The heaviest funky jazz ever recorded. Deep, deep, deep. As good as it gets! 180 gram audiophile issue vinyl.
Esther PhillipsAlone Again, Naturally (1972)Kudu
Includes Esther's killer version of Bill Wither's 'Use Me'
Freddie HubbardStraight Life (1970)Sony
Heavyweight CTI fusion includes a fifteen minute version of Weldon Irvine's 'Mr Clean'. Freddie Hubbard, Joe Henderson, Billy Cobham, Herbie Hancock, Ron...
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John ColtraneSun ShipImpulse!
Awesome 1965 recordings from the period just after the landmark 'A Love Supreme'! Awe-inspiring deep jazz from a god-like genius! Recommended!
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Ann SextonThe Beginning (1977)Sound Stage 7
Wicked, wicked, wicked funky female Memphis southern soul.
Ray BarrettoHard HandsFania
Killer funky latin album featuring "Hard Hands", "Abidjan" and the cult classic "Love Beads" ( a jazz dance classic!). Alongside "Acid" this is Ray Barretto's...
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Cannonball Adderley Somethin' Else (1958)Blue Note
A stunning album, 'Somethin' Else' was a collaboration between three men - Julian 'Cannonball' Adderley, the credited bandleader; Alfred Lion, the producer...
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Dollar BrandBlack Lightning (1976)Chiaroscuro Records
Fantastic Dollar Brand on Chiascuro 1976. Really, really deep and groovy.
Marvin GayeWhat's Going OnMotown
Essential, classsic, soul masterpiece!.
James BrownBlack Caesar (1973)Polydor
Essential blaxploitation soundtrack from the 'Godfather'. Featuring the heavy weight funk numbers 'Blind Man Can See It' & 'Mama Feelgood'.
Horace Silver QuintetSong For My Father (1963)Blue Note
Mind-numbingly CLASSIC 
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The J.B.'sDoing It To Death (1973)People
Killer funk LP from James Brown's mighty JB's ! Every ones a winner on this legendary album.
Jackson SistersJackson SistersTiger Lily
Their only album! Includes the massive rare-groove classic "I Believe In Miracles"
James BrownThe PaybackPolydor
Superb must-have 'funky ass' James Brown album featuring 'The Payback', 'Stone To The Bone' and 'Mind Power' amongst others.
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Lee DorseyYes We Can (1970)Polydor
Oh man - one of the funkiest New Orleans sets ever from Lee Dorsey 1970 with on-fire tough, tough tunes throughout from The Meters who supply the backing....
Oneness Of JujuSpace Jungle Luv (1976)Black Fire
Amazing sought-after record from the brainchild of one J. Pluncky Branch and one of the greatest underground jazz groups. Space Jungle Luv goes...
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Roy Ayers UbiquityEverybody Loves The SunshinePolydor
Mellow rare groove classic featuring the blissed out must have title track "Everybody Loves The Sunshine", "It Ain't Your Sign It's Your Mind" and more!
Stevie WonderInnervisions (1973)Tamla
Perhaps the best album from Stevie Wonder! Classic Margouleff and Cecil production. Every track's a winner! Superb mid-70s space age psychedelic...
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Stevie WonderMusic Of My Mind (1972)Motown
Essential album featuring so many must have tracks. 'Superwoman', 'I Love Every Little Thing About You', 'Keep On Running', 'Evil' and more!

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BurialRodent (inc. Kode9 remix)Hyperdub
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Alessandro AlessandroniAfro Discoteca (Orange Cover Repress)Four Flies
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Maximum JoyI Can't Stand It Here On Quiet Nights: Singles 1981-82Silent Street
Released via an Idle Hands and Blackest Ever Black collaborative effort, Silent Street, 'I Can't Stand It Here On Quiet Nights' focus in on some...
Burnin Beat feat. Olive MasingaIt's HotAfrosynth
Reissue of this hugely in-demand South African disco BOMB from 1979! This one will fly, so get in there quick! 
LaraajiBring On The SunAll Saints Records
New age mystic, Laraaji releases a new and expansive album of deeply resonating, meditative music for All Saints.  
Zazou, Bikaye and CY1Noir Et BlancCrammed Discs
Official Crammed Discs reissue of this incredible afro-industrial fusion album recorded in 1983; the result of a studio encounter between...
Kamasi WashingtonHarmony Of DifferenceYoung Turks
Jazz titan Kamasi Washington’s EP 'Harmony of Difference', the first new music from Washington since his universally acclaimed 2015 debut album The...
James Holden & The Animal SpiritsThe Animal SpiritsBorder Community
James Holden and his newly-expanded band The Animal Spirits transport us to a magical other world with this third album: a bold new set of synth-led folk-trance...
The Sound Of Mercury Rising: Compiled With Love By DJ HarveyVarious ArtistsPikes Records
The one and only DJ Harvey selects key tracks for his 'Mercury Rising' sets and cult Ibiza club pikes. This sampler features tracks from the likes...
ABRARoseNinja Tune
Atlanta based singer, songwriter and producer ABRA will release her critically acclaimed 2015 ‘Rose’ album on vinyl, in a limited run, through Ninja...
  • 2xLP + Download Code£19.99
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Jordan RakeiWallflowerNinja Tune
N.B. Vinyl format is pressed on limited edition clear vinyl. Jordan Rakei is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter/producer with an incredible soul...
  • 2xLP + Download Code£21.99
    Expected 22 SepPreorder
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    Expected 22 SepPreorder
KelelaTake Me ApartWarp
N.B. Vinyl format is a limited 2xLP edition pressed on clear vinyl. Includes booklet.  Kelela's debut album emerges as an epic portrait of an artist...
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    Expected 06 OctPreorder
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    Expected 06 OctPreorder
Ahmad JamalMarseilleJazz Village
New album from the legendary American jazz pianist - Ahmad Jamal. The record is a love letter to the iconic French city whose magnificent port and...

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Soul Jazz Records latest releases

NEW EDITION Freedom, Rhythm and Sound BOOKBy Gilles Peterson and Stuart BakerSoul Jazz Records
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Soul of A NationAfro-Centric Visions in the Age of Black Power: Underground Jazz, Street Funk & The Roots of Rap 1964-79Soul Jazz Records
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Space, Energy and LightExperimental Electronic and Acoustic Soundscapes 1961 - 88Soul Jazz Records
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Lloyd McNeill QuartetAsha (1969)Soul Jazz Records
New edition of this very rare deep spiritual jazz album, the debut release from flautist Lloyd McNeill released on his private-press Asha...
The SkatalitesIndependence Ska and The Far East Sound - Original Ska Sounds From The Skatalites 1963 - 65Soul Jazz Records
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Lloyd McNeill QuartetWashington Suite (1970)Soul Jazz Records
New edition of this very rare deep spiritual jazz album (currently £400 on Discogs for an original!) first released as a private-press album in 1970 on...
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Soul Jazz Records’ are releasing Tee Mac’s ‘Night Illusion’, a lost classic Nigerian Afro soul meets disco boogie funk album originally released...
Nigeria Freedom Sounds!Popular Music and The Birth Of Independent Nigeria 1960-63: Calypso, Highlife, Apala, Mambo, JujuSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Nigeria Freedom Sounds! features a stunning selection of material spotlighting the vibrant musical scene in Nigeria at the start...
  • 1. I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – E Ma Mobun Saya
  • 2. Chris Ajilo and his Cubanos – Ariwo
  • 3. I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – Aye Wa Kael
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Coxsone's Music 2The Sound Of Young Jamaica - More Early Cuts From The Vaults Of Studio One 1959-63Soul Jazz Records
Over 40 tracks!This is the second collection to bring together many of the visionary producer Clement ‘Sir Coxsone’ Dodd’s early recordings made...
Venezuela 70Cosmic Visions Of A Latin American Earth: Venezuelan Experimental Rock In The 1970sSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Venezuela 70 is the first-ever album of its kind to take a look at the groundbreaking experimental rock music made in Venezuela...
Studio One Dub Fire SpecialChapter 3: 18 Heavyweight Dub Cuts From Brentford RoadSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new ‘Studio One Dub Fire Special’ brings together 18 heavyweight dub cuts all recorded at 13 Brentford Road in the 1970s. Featuring...
BoomboxEarly Independent Hip Hop, Electro and Disco Rap 79 - 82Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Boombox features some of the many innovative underground first-wave of rap records made in New York in the period 1979-82,...
Count Ossie & The Rasta FamilyMan From Higher HeightsSoul Jazz Records
This album is a strictly 1000-copies only worldwide digitally remastered exact repro LP+ download code. Also available as a very limited...
Africans With Mainframes (Hieroglyphic Being + Noleian Reusse)K.M.T.Soul Jazz Records
"A devastating album of epic dancefloor rituals and visions from Jamal Moss (Hieroglyphic Being) and Noleian Reusse in their prized Africans With Mainframes...
PUNK 45 : Chaos In The City Of Angels and DevilsHollywood From X To Zero & Hardcore On The Beaches : Punk In Los Angeles 1977 - 81Soul Jazz Records
‘Chaos in the City of Angels and Devils’ is the new instalment of Soul Jazz Records’ Punk 45 series featuring an array of first generation Los Angeles...
Johnny Osbourne / Otis GayleWe Need Love / I'll Be AroundSoul Jazz Records
Killer Studio One 12" bomb!
Nigeria Soul FeverAfro Funk, Disco and Boogie - West African Disco Mayhem!Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Nigeria Soul Fever is their first release to explore the vast wealth of Nigerian music recorded in the 1970s. The new album comes...
  • 1. Joni Haastrup – Free My People
  • 2. Christy Essien – You Can't Change A Man
  • 3. Akin Richards & The Executives – Afrikana Disco
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MasterpieceLove Affair / We're Gonna Make ItSuncut
Third release on one of our favourite labels, Suncut! This time the label reaches out to the archive of little known Detroit soul group, Masterpiece. This...
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As one third of Yellow Magic Orchestra and electronic music pioneer in general, Ryuichi Sakamoto returns with this delightful, analogue experiment, 'Async'!
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Mr Bongo Record Club: Vol. 1Various ArtistsMr Bongo
Vinyl now in stock! The first instalment in Mr Bongo's 'Record Club' series selects the label's recent discoveries and sought-after obscurities that...
Georges-Edouard NouelChodoRebirth On Wax
Spiritual afro jazz funk with west indies and latin influences by Georges-Edouard Nouel, this jazz pianist from Martinique is better known for his collaboration...
Al ChemWeird FictionArt Yard
Sun Ra archivists, Art Yard turn their attention to the music of Berliner, Al Chem who releases the 'Weird Fiction' album. Paying homage to the classic...
Loose JointsPop Your FunkWest End Records
Classic disco-not-disco jam from Arthur Russell reissued as a facsimile 7" release. Remastered from the original tapes.
Jay-U ExperienceEnough Is EnoughSoundway
Reissue of this highly sought after Nigerian funk-rock album on the mighty Soundway. Killer LP that moves effortlessly between reggae, jazzy...
MarijataThis Is MarijataMr Bongo
Marijata was a group made up of three members – Kofi 'Electric' Addison on drums, Bob Fischlan on organ and Nat Osmanu on guitar, hailing from Ghana. ...
Antilles Chéries: Compa / CadenceVarious ArtistsFanon Records
A superb selection of Haitian and Caribbean Compa and Cadence music from the 70s  - compiled by Emile Omar (Radio Nova / Tropical Discotheq)!...
Tropical Drums Of DeutschlandVarious ArtistsMusic For Dreams
Copenhagen’s Music For Dreams comes with yet another strong release - a double album of personal favourites compiled by Jan Schulte. Most of the tracks...
BadBadNotGoodIVInnovative Leisure Records
BADBADBADNOTGOOD is the talented young quartet of Matthew Tavares on keys, Chester Hansen on bass, Alex Sowinski on drums & Leland Whitty on saxophone. BBNG...
The Original Sound Of MaliVariousMr Bongo
Killer comp showcasing the rich history of musical innovation from Mali - arguably the most sophiscated form of African music. Vik Sohonie...
  • 1. Idrissa Soumaoro et L’Eclipse de L’Ija – Nissodia (Joie de l’op misme)
  • 2. Les Ambassadeurs du Motel de Bamako – Tiecolom-Ba
  • 3. Super Tentemba Jazz – Mangan
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Anderson .PaakVenice (Reissue)Steel Wool Records
Reissue alert, folks! Killer album debut release from futuristic, synth-soul sensation Anderson .Paak! 
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Banda Black RioMaria FumaçaMr. Bongo
Banda Black Rio were formed in 1976 in Rio de Janeiro. They revolutionised ‘black instrumental music’ at the time with their Brazilian re-interpretation...
Pop Makossa: The Invasive Dance Beat Of Cameroon 1976-84Various ArtistsAnalog Africa
Analog Africa release 'Pop Makossa: The Invasive Dance Beat Of Cameroon 1976-84' an explosive compilation highlighting the period when funk and disco...
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Space Echo: The Mystery Behind the Cosmic Sound of Cabo Verde Finally Revealed!VariousAnalog Africa
Analog Africa presents a compilation of dancefloor grooves from Cabo Verde, revealing the mystery behind the island's cosmic synth sound. Located 350 miles...
Skinny PelembeSeven Year CurseSkinny's Own
Strictly limited and hand-numbered debut 7” from the hotly tipped Skinny Pelembe - a sparkling multi-instrumentalist / producer and vocalist who roams...
Emma-Jean Thackray's WALRUSWalrus EPDeptford Beach
Unique experimental jazz and beats all the way from South London! Debut EP from the super talented and award winning London based jazz...
Mood II SwingDo It Your Way (2017 Reissue)Groove On
C-L-A-S-S-I-C Mood II Swing production released on the George Morel A&R'd, Strictly Rhythm affiliate, Groove On. The title tune samples Vince Montana's...
Ron TrentPresents Prescription: Word, Sound & PowerRush Hour
N.B. vinyl format is available for free shipping within the UK! Ron Trent and Chez Damier's legendary imprint, Prescription Records, defined the mid...
Inner Peace - Rare Spiritual Funk & Jazz Gems: The Supreme Sound Of Producer Bob ShadVarious ArtistsWe Want Sounds
Bob Shad was one of the greatest music producers of the 20th century, having worked with all the music giants you can think of, from Charlie Parker...
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Marc BarrecaMusic Works For IndustryFreedom To Spend
Superb reissue on Pete Swason's (Yellow Swans) and Jed Bindeman's (Jackie O Motherfucker) Freedom To Spend label. This release focuses an early...
DJ NatureUltimate Delusion EPFutureboogie
Slo-mo beatdown house styles from the one and only DJ Nature - landing an EP of nuggets following heaters for the likes of Golf Channel Recordings...
Nas Illmatic Sony / Get Down
C-l-a-s-s-i-c hip-hop album from '94! Nas' debut and not many people would argue - it is his best! Every tune is a hit, but just to remind you of the gems...
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Ahwlee1991Paxico Records
Long Beach serial chiller Ahwlee is a beat vet who delivers smooth buttery samples with a nostalgic vibe. 1991 is a cult classic cassette now issued for...
NxWorriesYes Lawd!Stones Throw Records
Knxwledge and Anderson .Paak's collaborative album 'Yes Lawd'! drops under the duo NxWorries moniker. Expect beats and rhymes that...
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JaylibChampion SoundStones Throw Records
Weighty collaboration between the best in the business,  Madlib and J Dilla as, Jaylib. Absolutely essential release on Stones Throw. 
Greg Belson's Divine Disco: American Gospel Disco (1974-1984)VariousCultures Of Soul
Killer up-beat gospel comp from Greg Belson and Cultures of Soul. Divine Disco delivers a snapshot in time encapsulating the raw power of spiritual...
Slum VillageFantastic Vol. 0Ne'Astra Music Group
ESSENTIAL!  J Dilla has been gone for over 10 years now, and Slum Village has moved on from their time with the legendary beatsmith, recruiting...
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Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth-Disco 1980-1984VariousCultures Of Soul
Reliable compilers, Cultures Of Soul focus in on a collection of disco and boogie from the South African scene in the early to mid-80s. Featuring...
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The Gaslamp KillerInstrumentalepathyCuss Records
The Gaslamp Killer is back with a limited 2x10" vinyl edition of his new album! 'Instrumentalepathy' is a dark-psyche hip-hop trip...
Sunny & The SunlinersShould I Take You Home / My DreamBig Crown Records
Big Crown Records reissue two classics from Sunny & The Sunliners!Sunny Ozuna, who formed his band, Sunny & The Sunliners, in the early 60's,...
The EquaticsDoin It!!!!Now-Again Records
Repressed!  Lost 'dark' soul / funk gem from Hampton, Virginia high school, the champions of Pepsi’s 'New Sounds Of 1972' challenge! Deep,...
Isaac HayesDo Your ThingNow-Again Records
For the first time ever, we’re issuing the full 33-minute, psychedelic funk jam session by Isaac Hayes and his Memphis rhythm kingpins the Bar-Kays,...
Duke HughApproaching Lights EPMusic Of Color
Wicked old school house twist with deep techno and broken beat vibes! Killer new wares from Rhythm Section International alumnus, Duke Hugh!
Crown Ruler Sound (Compiled By Jeremy Spellacey)Various ArtistsSpacetalk
Another exemplary compilation on Spacetalk with obscure (and utterly brilliant!) disco and funk oddities picked by revered digger, Jeremy Spellacey!
  • 1. Ezy & Isaac – Let Your Body Move (Oba Balu Balu)
  • 2. Stimela – I Love You
  • 3. Kosmik 3 – I’m Gonna Pack (Jeremy Spellacey edit)
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Gigi Masin & Charles HaywardLes Nouvelles Musiques De Chambre Volume 2Modern Classics Recordings / Light In The Attic
Following the reissue of the entire recorded output of South London-based experimental act This Heat and its successor, Camberwell Now, Modern Classics...
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Annie AnxietySoul PossessionDais Records
Reissue of this post-punk / industrial oddity from the mid-80s. Produced by the legendary Adrian Sherwood!
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Sir SpyroTopper Top (Kahn & Neek Remix)Deep Medi Musik
Crazy-limited, one-sided refix of Sir Spyro's monster 'Topper Top' by Kahn & Neek - don't miss!
LegoweltBlue TearzRiverette
Wicked retro-futuristic techno vibes from the ever excellent Legowelt! 
GumnaamSoul Rehab / Moksie DubRiddim & Culture Recordings
Bass-heavy rollage from Gumnaam, dropping on his own Riddim & Culture label. Check the old school vibes of Moskie Dub on the flipside. Killa!
Makadem & BehrNyako Remix EP (inc. Africaine 808 remix)On The Corner Records
Vocalist Makadem teams up with South African producer, Behr for this stunning afro-club excursion on shop favourite, On The Corner records!...
Ruby RushtonTrudi's Songbook: Volume One (TENDERLONIOUS)22a
Long awaited second studio album from Tenderlonious led jazz outfit - Ruby Rushton! Following on from their highly acclaimed 2015 debut album "Two...
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CollocutorThe SearchOn The Corner Records
One of the hardest working labels in the game On The Corner Records proudly present the second album from Collocutor - "The Search" Following on from...
Mood JTurn Your Love AroundDistant Hawaii
Following on from some huge releases from Hidden Spheres and Ross From Friends, Distant Hawaii again deliver another fine 12" from Australian producer...
RuptureIsrael Suite / Dominante En BleuSommor
Reissue of this impossibly rare, French jazz-fusion LP from 1973! Originally recorded over a period of three months and the result was released as...
Sun Ra & The Blues ProjectBatman And RobinDol
This novelty album, released in 1966 during the height of the Batman & Robin craze, was initially credited to the "The Sensational Guitars of Dan and Dale"...
TAPES vs Superstar & StarSpirit WorldPorridge Bullet
TAPES at the control! Superstar follows up his previous 12" for the Estonia's Porridge Bullets, this time with a collab project with TAPES (Jahtari, EM,...
Yishak BanjawLove Songs Vol.2Teranga Beat
Yishak, composer and keyboard player from Addis Ababa known to his country for his innovative compositions and unique sound. His ability to transform traditional...
DopplereffektCellular AutomataLeisure System
Drexciya's Gerald Donald returns under his electro scientist guise once again! Dopplereffekt are back with their first album release since...
Salah Ragab and The Cairo Jazz BandA Tribute To Sun Ra / Latino In CairoArt Yard
Following their 'Salah Ragab And The Cairo Jazz Band Present Egyptian Jazz' LP, Art Yard bring us another two tracks of stunning Egyptian jazz - both previously...
Jan JelinekLoop-Finding-Jazz-RecordsFaitiche
Reissue of this absolutely classic, gaseous electronic production from Jan Jelinek!  Originally released on Pole's Scape label in 2001, the beguiling 'Loop-Finding-Jazz-Records'...
Steve MoniteOnly YouPMG
Reissue of one of the most sought-after Nigerian disco / boogie LPs! This 'holy grail' contains the essential, raw, minimal disco workouts, 'Only...
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Josef LeimbergAstral ProgressionsWorld Galaxy Records / Alpha Pup Records
Trumpeter and composer drops his debut full-length solo album - Astral Progressions This is a powerful record in the canon of 21st century...
Everyday PeopleSuper BlackAOE
One of the rarest funk 45s in existence and the rarest 45 on Ellis Taylor's Forte label flipped with a previously unreleased acetate. Both tracks...
Cherrystones Presents: Critical Mass (Splinters From The Worldwide New-Wave, Post-Punk And Industrial Underground 1978 - 1984)VariousTouch Sensitive
Cherrystones does it again with an exemplary selection of obscure, and from this moment on, highly covetable, gems from the spheres of new-wave, post-punk...
Alice ColtraneWorld Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane TuriyasangitanandaLuaka Bop
Essential Alice Coltrane recordings issued for the first time on vinyl by Luaka Bop! Alice Coltrane was a legendary pianist, composer,...
Golden Teacher meets Dennis BovellGolden Teacher meets Dennis Bovell at The Green DoorOptimo Music
Legendary dub-reggae producer, Dennis Bovell, teamed up with Glaswegian post-punk troupe, Golden Teacher, for an impromptu session. Check this...
Joakim Ahlund & Jockum NordstromDracula's SonJunk Yard Connection
Limited edition material from Joakim Ahlund & Jockum Nordstrom who work some hard-boiled funk rock / horror breaks into this melange of truly...
Here Lies ManHere Lies ManRidingEasy Records
Heavy and ultra-fuzzy afro-rock! This L.A. based troupe is founded and conceptualized by Marcos Garcia of Antibalas, bringing his erudite...
Alice ColtraneWorld Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane TuriyasangitanandaLuaka Bop
Essential Alice Coltrane recordings issued for the first time on vinyl by Luaka Bop! Alice Coltrane was a legendary pianist, composer,...
Tommy Stewart Disco Love AffairCultures Of Soul
Long overdue reissue of Tommy Stewart's sensual 70's disco album! Tommy Stewart is well known amongst disco and rare groove collectors for his classic...
WU15WU15 EPEglo
Two of Londons most exciting new producers (Henry Wu & K15) collaborate on this 4 track EP for Eglo. Heavy weight release mixing up house, broken,...
Manuel GottschingE2-E4 (2016 - 35th Anniversary Edition)MG.ART
Göttsching was a member of experimental Krautrock group Ash Ra Tempel.  'E2-E4' revolutionised modern dance music at the time and continues to innovate...
The FrightnrsNothing More To SayDaptone Records
New release on Daptone and debut album by The Frightnrs, 'Nothing More To Say' is a sweet rocksteady album that's difficult not to like! The simple arrangements...
Mike CollinsLost Tapes 1983-1989MIC
The new MIC label launches with some previously unreleased and unheard material from UK DIY jazz funk maverick, Mike Collins, or more the brains behind...
BolaVolume 7Awesome Tapes From Africa
Singer and instrumentalist from Ghana lands a debut vinyl release after multiple mix tapes. Volume 7 combines Bola’s intense Frafra-language vocals,...
Graeme Miller & Steve ShillThe MoominsFinders Keepers Records
Reissue of the sought after cues to the cult children's animated series, 'The Moomins'! Imagine, if you will, a foreboding homemade electro-acoustic,...
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The Tubby Hayes QuintetModes and Blues: 8th February 1964 Live At Ronnie Scott'sGearbox
This is a previously unreleased mono recording of 'Modes and Blues' from the Tubby Hayes Quintet’s weekly Ronnie Scott’s residency on 8th February...
J Dilla (Jay Dee)Ruff DraftStones Throw
Here it is! The much anticipated reissue of this sought-after J Dilla rarity from 2003, previously only available on an ultra-limited edition vinyl-only...
Arthur RussellWorld Of EchoAudika
This is one of Arthur Russell's most well known albums, and exemplifies the folky, idiosyncratic, singer-songwriter side of his diverse musical practice...
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BurialBurialHyperdub
Now pressed on 180g vinyl, updated to add the beatless atmospheric tracks that have always been integral parts of the complete CD versions, and also including...
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BurialUntrueHyperdub
Now pressed on 180g vinyl, updated to add the beatless atmospheric tracks that have always been integral parts of the complete CD versions, and also including...
Vincent Floyd Your Eyes / I'm So DeepRush Hour
90's Chicago vocal house banger reissued by Rush Hour! For added excitement the eerie instrumental is included too and our personal favourite from the...
G PericoShit Don't StopOmerta Inc.
West Coast newcomer, G Perico's critically-acclaimed mix tape 'Shit Don't Stop' also gets its first vinyl release via Omertà Inc. Limited to...
Frankie ReyesBoleros Valses Y MasStones Throw Records
Boleros Valses y Mas is the Stones Throw debut from Frankie Reyes, the alias of Gabriel Reyes-Whittaker who also records as GB (Gifted & Blessed). Comprised...
WorkdubWorkdubMusic From Memory
Amsterdam reissue label Music From Memory continue their 12" series with a long overdue reissue of 4 tracks from St. Louis outfit Workdub. Formed...
Michal TurtlePhantoms Of DreamlandMusic From Memory
A compilation of works by the UK musician recorded between 1983-1985. Combining electronics with live percussion throughout, ‘Phantoms Of Dreamland’...
DJ ZoziMellow Vibe1080p
Sophie Sweetland steps up for her debut EP on 1080P, working under her new DJ alias DJ Zozi. We think this is killer! She embraces hybridity...
J DillaThe Dilla TurntablePay Jay Productions
Free shipping in the UK! This turntable was designed to be portable, but functions as a stand-alone record player and can plug into any stereo system...
CaribouThe Milk Of Human KindnessLeaf
Reissue of Dan Snaith's 2005 album debut as Caribou! 
Gloria Ann TaylorLove Is A Hurtin' Thing b/w Brother Less Than A ManLuv N Haight
Originally released on Gloria and her husband Walter Whisenhunt's label Selector Sound as a 7" single, "Love Is A Hurtin' Thing" features her soaring vocals...
Ikebe ShakedownStone By StoneUbiquity
Ikebe Shakedown’s powerful instrumental soul takes “big unison horns, slinky bass lines, tight little guitar licks and blends them with tasty grooves...
RVLRVL 001 EPAxe Traxx
New to Axe On Wax's 'Axe Traxx' series is a four track release from RVL, who drops some rugged analogue house funk. Limited copies and no repress!
CFCFOn VacationInternational Feel
Lush, sun-soaked ambient textures and soft-focused Balearic moods from CFCF, who has been  long-standing in the dreamier, hazier parts of the electronic...
David Bowie BlackstarIso/RCA
Final LP from the late great David Bowie, who bows out in a way he only could with this dark, introspective masterpiece! 
OniricoStolen MomentsFlash Forward
House / techno classic originally seeing the light of day back in 1991 on legendary Italian imprint UMM. Huge spin for the likes of Derrick May back then!...
Vangelis PapathanassiouAmore (Musique Originale De Vangelis Papathanassiou)Monster Melodies Records
A limited vinyl release of Vangelis' original score for Henry Chapier's obscure 1973 movie 'Amore'. 'Amore' was Vangelis' second collaboration...
Firecracker EP 3VariousFirecracker Recordings
The Firecracker guys have been carving out a reputation for producing some of the sickest Detroit style house out there. Think Theo Parrish on opiates,...

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AliveSkindo Le LeSoul Jazz Records
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Guarapo! Forty Bangers From BarranquillaVarious ArtistsHonest Jon's Records
Fascinating selection of contemporary rhythms from the contemporary scene in Barranquilla, Colombia released via Honest Jon's. Includes a full-size...
Jay LMy Friend / Me & HerDeep Street
Deep, Detroit style beatdown-house jams from Jay L pressed on a limited 12" with a screen-printed sleeve with insert and hand stamped labels.
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Third edition of the excellent London based Move Magazine! This edition features SOTU favourite and 22a records head, Tenderlonious alongside...
Yasuaki ShimizuMusic For CommercialsCrammed Discs
Originally issued by Crammed in 1987, this is one of the most sought-after releases in their legendary ‘Made to Measure’ series. Known for his numerous...
Maalem Mahmoud GaniaColours of the NightHive Mind Records
Hive Mind Records present 'Colours of the Night', the final studio recordings of deep, hypnotic Gnawa trance music from the late, great Maalem Mahmoud...
Minor ScienceWHITIES 012Whities
Rugged, abstract and bass heavy club tracks from Minor Science, who debuted on The Trilogy Tapes in 2014. Night Slugs, Actress fans check!
SivucaAin’t No Sunshine / PonteioMr Bongo
Sivuca’s legendary Brazilian cover of the Bill Withers classic ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’ was a big hit on the 'rare groove' scene and still sounds...
Colonel FaatBalantinjeAgogo Records
Wicked, modern afrobeat vibes from Cameroonian, Fru Assah Atanga aka Colonel Faat. on a 2017 Miriam Makeba / Hugh Masekela tip!
Dalila / Neyde AlexandreCanto Chorando / PerplexidadeMr Bongo
A rare female vocal double header reissued on Mr Bongo! Dalila's 1968 gem 'Canto Chorando' originally released on a sort after 'compacto' 45...
Pure PleasureDancin' Prancin' / By My SideSoul7
Soul7 drop a double sided treasure from the early '80s by cult Detroit band, Pure Pleasure. The MASSIVE 'By My Side' comes with the crucial,...
Ronaldo Reseda / Robson Jorge & Lincoln OlivettiE Novamente Mas Que Nada / GingaMr Bongo
‘E Novamente Mas Que Nada’ is the opening track from Reseda’s 1979 album on Som Livre. An ultra catchy vocal hook, boogie guitars and synths lead...
VincentFast ForwardMusic From Memory
Music From Memory focus in on four tracks drawn from Virgil ‘Vincent’ Work Jnr’s little-known cassette only debut from 1987, ‘Fast Forward’....
KabasaKabasaSharp Flat
Kabasa carved a niche at the intersection of Afro-rock and funky disco with a trio of outstanding releases during their brief trajectory from 1980...
Kale Plankieren: Dutch Cassette Rarities 1981-1985 Vol. 1Various ArtistsKnekelhuis
Fascinating compilation focusing on the the european DIY scene, with music from the Amsterdam Fetisj scene and cities such as Rotterdam, Utrecht,...
Beverly Glenn-CopelandKeyboard FantasiesSeance Centre
**Now reissued on Seance Centre records** Beverly Glenn-Copeland is already known amongst collectors and music heads for two sought after albums...
Trio Da Kali and Kronos QuartetLadilikanWorld Circuit
Long-standing contemporary classical composers and Steve Reich collaborators, Kronos Quartet work with Malian troupe Trio Da Kali on this beguiling...
BeyoncéLemonadeParkwood Entertainment / Columbia
Much anticipated release of this critically acclaimed modern classic from Beyonce finally gets a a 12 track, lemonade-coloured, double LP release! Features...
N.A.D.New Aural DiscourseRush Hour
Wicked single release from Tony 'Moody Boyz' Thorpe and Mustafa Ali as N.A.D.! 25+ years since their debut (reissued by Rush Hour), the cult UK house...
AntibalasWhere The Gods Are In PeaceDaptone Records
Brooklyn's finest afrobeat ensemble are back with their concept piece for Daptone, 'Where The Gods Are In Peace', that channels the hard-hitting,...
Scientist vs. Peter Chemist1999 DubPatate Records
Rare 1984 dub album split between Scientist and Peter Chemist originally released on Heartbeat records in the USA. The Revolutionaires & Roots Radics provide...
The Colours That Rise2020Breaker Breaker
Damn! Killer, killer fusion of house, jazz and broken beat from this duo once affiliated with the lamented Yussef Kamaal. Monster release, adroitly...
Glenn UndergroundHouse Music Will Never DieGroovin
Reissue of one of GU's most sought-after productions 'House Music Will Never Die'. Seeing it's initial release on Cajual back in 1996, this deep,...
Jean WellsI Just Can't Stop Dancing (1979)TEC Records
Wicked independent deep disco 12" out of Philadelphia 1979 - jumpin'! Orig USA 12"
Pama InternationalLove & AusterityHappy People
Pama International's Love & Austerity LP comes in a silk-screened sleeve, on heavyweight vinyl,  killer soulful reggae vibes with a cool mixture...
Betty WrightLovin' Is Really My Game (1978)T.K. Disco
Orig Miami Sound USA 12" on TK Disco
Saint TropezOne More Minute (1978)Butterfly Records
Rinder/Lewis groovy disco Orig USA 12" 
Linval Thompson / Horace AndyPeace And Love / It's A ClashJah Fingers Music
Heavywight versions from nearly 10 years ago from Jamaican vocalist Linval Thompson & Horace Andy with production by Canadian producer Dubmatix,...
Joey NegroPresents Remixed With Love: You Know How To Love Me / Bad Mouthin'Z Records
The "must have" status of Joey Negro's "Remixed With Love" series has been firmly cemented with both DJ and home listening disco lovers since the release...
  • 1. Phyllis Hyman – You Know How To Love Me (Joey Negro Extended Disco Mix)
  • 2. Motown Sounds – Bad Mouthin' (Joey Negro Raw Disco Mix)
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Roy AyersProgrammed For LoveColumbia
"I have no other function...." Absolutely essential overlooked Roy Ayers 80s jazz funk cut - officially reissued! Taken from his 'You Might Be...
Missy ElliottTake Away / Scream A.K.A. Itchin' (2001)Elektra
Orig USA 12" vinyl produced by Timbaland
The Mighty DiamondsThe Roots Is There / RevolutionMusic Works
Superb 12" reissue of early 80s vocal roots music from the legendary Mighty Diamonds. Working with producer Gussie Clarke on "Changes" & "The Roots Is...
Pama InternationalThen You Can Tell Me Goodbye / GasolineRecord Kicks
Lovers rock from Pama International with Anna Uhuru on vocals and organ instrumental on the flip. recommended
SylvesterToo Late (1984)Megatone Records
Orig USA electro- disco 12" produced by Patrick Cowley
Pama InternationalWake Up / I Cried Till I StoppedRecord Kicks
A wicked change of direction for Pama International with these two soul infused tunes back to back..check the singer Anna Uhuru!
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