Post Punk No Wave Best Reissues 2018

Joy DivisionPeel SessionsStrange Fruit
Classic 1981 sessions for the legendary John Peel
ESGCome Away With ESGFire Records
100% UNBELIEVEABLY ESSENTIAL ESG 2nd album - KILLER! This is the second album by the Scroggins sisters, a/k/a ESG -Emerald, Sapphire and Gold - South...
Popol VuhSei Still, Wisse Ich BinWah Wah Records
Originally released on Klaus Schulze's Innovative Communication label in 1981, 'Sei still, wisse ICH BIN' is Popol Vuh's 13th LP. Fricke...
MaterialREACTEDTiger Bay
KILLER New York punk/funk dance from Material - 'Reduction' is on Soul Jazz Records New York Noise. Early 80s sound of New York ESSENTIAL!A compilation...
SnatchSnatchPandemonium
Incredible collection of punk/dance from Snatch originally released on Brian Eno's EG Records in the 1980s. THIS IS AN ESSENTIAL AND GROOVY COLLECTION!...
Lizzy Mercier DesclouxOne For The SoulLight In The Attic
Fourth, penultimate album release from Lizzy Mercier Descloux. This idiosyncratic, post-punk release was recorded in Rio de Janeiro in '86 and...
Florian FrickeSpielt MozartOne Way Static
First time ever on vinyl - Florian Fricke (Popul Vuh) super, super deep stuff!!!Over the course of his career Florian put out countless Popol Vuh albums...
LaraajiSun TransformationsAll Saints Records
An exclusive new RSD album comprising remixes and edits of material from Laraaji's recent 'Sun Gong' and 'Bring On The Sun' LPs. The Album connects the...
Robert GoerlThe Paris TapesGroenland Records
Solo project from Deutsche Electronische legends Deutsche Amerikana Freundschaft (DAF). Wicked moody synth/electronic tracks Recorded in Paris in 1982. Limited...
Television PersonalitiesMummy Your Not Watching MeFire Records
Returning with psychedelic dark masterpiece, Television Personalities’ transitional second record 'Mummy Your Not Watching Me'. The indie pop visionaries...
The Velvet Underground & NicoThe Velvet Underground & Nico (1967)Verve Records
Debut album - unbelievably classic tunes throughout. Stunning and essential in any home!
CoilAstral Disaster Sessions Un/Finished Musics (Limited Edition)Prescription
These rare recordings were recorded as part of the legendary Prescription label 'album' series in the late 1990's that resulted in Coil's essential masterpiece, 'Astral...
Lizzy Mercier DesclouxZulu RockLight In The Attic
Reissue of her 1984 album featuring a version of 'Mais Où Sont Passées Les Gazelles?' – a reworking of a South African Shangaan disco hit. 
Television PersonalitiesThe Painted WordFire Records
Limited edition, black on white marbled vinyl +DL card, 1000 only. Released in 1984, The Painted Word is TVP’s fourth studio album is “one of the most...

Best Reggae releases 2018

Prince BusterLet's Go To The DanceRock A Shacka
NOW ON LIMITED DOUBLE VINYL..DON'T MISS!A Killer selection of ultra rare vocals and Rocksteady productions from Prince Buster with previously unreleased...
P. AllenFishermanShella Records
Wicked lost Canadian business from 1984. Fisherman is a low-fi proto digital masterpiece which predates the release of King Jammy’s Sleng Teng by a full...
The CongosCongo ManBlack Art
All time classic Black Ark sound featuring The Congos (Cedric Myton, Watty Burnett and Roy Johnson). Deep roots music at it's finest from the 70s..don't...
I-Mo-JahRockers From The Land Of ReggaePressure Sounds
The 100th release on Pressure Sounds is the brilliant set of ‘Rockers from the land of reggae’ this album was originally released in 1982 and has never...
Prince AllaStoneIroko Records
Heavyweight roots from 1976 originally released on Freedom Sounds label in Jamaica, B-side has King Tubby's awesome dub, worth the money alone! Highly...
Rupie Edwards All StarsJamaica SerenadeHorus
Killer roots instrumental from Rupie Edwards from the mid 70s with dub on the flip, 2nd of two new represses from Horus Records. Don't leave..
Black Man's Pride 2 (Studio One)Righteous Are The Sons and Daughters Of JahSoul Jazz Records
This is the second installment of deep roots Rastafarian reggae at Studio One and features classic music from some of the most important figures in reggae...
Studio One Freedom SoundsStudio One In The 1960sSoul Jazz Records
Studio One Freedom Sounds is the new collection from Soul Jazz/Studio One focussing on the intense period in the second half of the 1960s when Studio...
VariousThe Treasure Isle Story - The Soul Of JamaicaTrojan Records
The first comprehensive anthology of one of Jamaican music’s greatest record labels, the 4CD set comprises 115 tracks, including numerous major ska,...
Rider ShafiqueLionLavalava Records
Underground U.K. Dancehall bomb..stripped down to the bone..Limited 7" one of two new Lavalava releases, with sticker..Don't miss! check dub
Studio One Lovers RockFeaturing Horace Andy, Alton Ellis, The Heptones, Sugar Minott, Marcia Griffiths and more!Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records new Studio One album is a fantastic selection featuring all-star legendary Studio One vocalists – Alton Ellis, Marcia Griffiths, The...
  • 1. Alton Ellis – Tumbling Tears (12" Discomix)
  • 2. The Heptones – I Hold The Handle
  • 3. Carlton and The Shoes – Never Give Your Heart Away (70s 12" Version)
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MoscaPrento Version / Fever VersionLavalava Records
Two dancehall bombs from Mosca inna King Tubby style, Limited press don't delay, one of two new releases on the Lavalava imprint.
Joseph HillPolice ManRoots Vibration
Joseph Hill lead singer of Culture, one of Jamaica's best roots reggae groups. The rather obscure Police Man tune gets the reissue treatment. Dub version...
Phillip FullwoodLove EveryonePressure Sounds
1976 rare recording from Phillip Fullwood, next vocal cut to Burning Spear's "Free"
Earl ZeroHome Sweet HomeArchive Recordings
Earl Zero's killer 2nd version of his song "Home Sweet Home" featuring Augustus Pablo with a superb Melodica hook line and dub version. 1st time on 7"
Natural VibesSweet SensationArchive Recordings
Killer heavyweight roots vocal cut originally released in 1983 on Suffering & Faith label using Jackie Mittoo's mighty "Drum Song" rhythm. Monster dub...
Soul SugarI Want YouGee Recordings
Soul Sugar drop their own reggae version of Marvin Gaye’s heartbreaking soul classic, 'I Want You' backed with Sly & Robbie vocal and dub versions -...
Earl Lowe (Little Roy)Jah Can Count On ITafari
Rare 1979 roots vocal cut from Earl Lowe aka Little Roy complete with three heavyweight dubs.

Best Jazz reissues in 2018

John ColtraneBoth Directions At Once: The Lost AlbumImpulse!
On March 6, 1963, John Coltrane and his classic quartet - McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison, and Elvin Jones - recorded an entire studio album at the legendary...
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Don CherryOrganic Music Society (1972)Caprice
BACK IN STOCK NOW! Absolutely stunning, super rare deep, deep spiritual jazz album from Don Cherry. This has to be up there with our all time best records...
Shamek FarrahFirst ImpressionsPure Pleasure / Strata-East
An absolute stone cold killer on Charles Tolliver’s Strata-East label, originally released in 1974. Check the haunting, funky title track ‘First Impressions’...
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Harold McKinney (Tribe)Voices And Rhythms Of The Creative ProfileTribe / Pure Pleasure
This is one of the rarest and best Tribe label deep jazz albums - never before reissued! Get one now before they go! Deep, Detroit jazz from 1974! A...
Billy Parker's Fourth WorldFreedom Of Speech (Remastered 2017 Edition)Pure Pleasure
ONE OF THE RAREST AND BEST STRATA-EAST ALBUMS OF ALL TIME!MASSIVE new Strata-East vinyl BILLY PARKER'S FOURTH WORLD...
David AxelrodEarth Rot (Deluxe Edition)Now-Again Records
INCLUDES NEVER BEFORE ISSUED INSTRUMENTALS! COMES PACKAGED IN A GATEFOLD JACKET WITH A 28-PAGE BOOKLET! Earth Rot is visionary composer/arranger/producer...
Jesse Sharps QuintetSharps and FlatsOuternational Sounds
Here we go - first time vinyl issue for Jesse Sharp’s slept-on deep jazz classic Sharps And Flats! Jesse Sharps is a major figure in the history of...
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...
Harold VickDon't Look Back (2018 Remastered Edition)Pure Pleasure / Strata-East
One of the rarest of all Strata-East!!! - Wicked tough deepness from Harold Vick, 1974. TUFF!
Billy HarperCapra BlackPure Pleasure / Strata-East
VERY RARE deep jazz classic on the legendary Strata-East label. Fantastic Spiritual jazz LP with a vocal choir featuring Eugene McDaniels - check the title...
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Herbie HancockFloodGet On Down
HEAVY, HEAVY, HEAVYWEIGHT funk-jazz fusion from the mid-seventies golden era of the Headhunters on this super-rare live double album featuring amazing...
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Cecil McBeeMutimaEverland Jazz
Just landed! - Super deep jazz from Cecil McBee on Strata-East vinyl new vinyl - boom! Includes the seminal heavy cut 'Tulsa Black' w/ Dee Dee Bridgewater,...
Charles MingusJazz In Detroit / Strata Concert Gallery / 46 Selden (Special Deluxe Edition)BBE
Radical discovery by Amir Abdullah of 5 two-track master tapes of the Charles Mingus Quintet recorded live in Detroit at Strata Concert Gallery. These...
John Coltrane & Alice ColtraneCosmic MusicSuperior Viaduct
A much-needed reissue of 'Cosmic Music', originally self-released by Alice Coltrane in 1968 and later issued by Impulse!. The album features...
John GordonErotica SuiteEverland Jazz
Everland Jazz reissue John Gordon's 1978 LP 'Erotica Suite'. This is super rare, deep, spiritual, modal jazz - one of the rarest albums to...

ESSENTIAL Sounds of the Universe New Jazz albums of the year!

Sons of KemetYour Queen Is A ReptileImpulse!
Sons of Kemet’s third studio album, and first under the impulse! label! Shabaka Hutchings and his band incorporate sounds of spiritual jazz music, while...
TenderloniousThe Shakedown feat. The 22archestra22a
Long awaited debut LP from Tenderlonious featuring the 22archestra! Listeners are exposed to the full breadth of the 22a leaders technical and compositional...
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We Out HereVarious ArtistsBrownswood Recordings
Gilles Peterson's Brownswood Recordings releases an album of exclusives that focuses on London’s bright-burning young jazz scene, this compilation brings...
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Joe Armon-JonesStarting TodayBrownswood Recordings
This debut album, by prodigious keys player, composer and producer Joe Armon-Jones, is buoyant, celebratory and welcoming. With a background in jazz, he...
Soul of a Nation 2Jazz is the Teacher, Funk is the Preacher: Afro-Centric Jazz, Street Funk and the Roots of Rap in the Black Power Era 1969-75Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new release ‘Soul of A Nation: Jazz is the Teacher, Funk is the Preacher’ is a powerful new collection of radical jazz, street...
  • 1. The Art Ensemble Of Chicago – Theme De Yoyo
  • 2. The Har-You Percussion Group – Welcome To The Party
  • 3. The Pharaohs – Damballa
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Moses BoydDisplaced DiasporaExodus
Solo album debut from London jazz, drumming sensation, Moses Boyd. Moses has been at the forefront of the UK jazz revival, working with some of the biggest...
Kamasi WashingtonHeaven & EarthYoung Turks
Here it is, folks! The highly anticipated follow-up to to 'The Epic' the two and a half hours concept jazz odyssey, 'Heaven & Earth'! Features Thundercat,...
Chris BowdenTime Capsule (1992)Soul Jazz Records
The stunning and ground-breaking album from the composer and saxophonist Chris Bowden back in print 20 years on! “This is the album that connected it...
KhalabBlack Noise 2084On The Corner Records
Serious Afro-electronics from the excellent Khalab, - bass, jazz and field recordings on this twisted and heady album debut for On The Corner! Heavyweight!Features...
  • 1. Father and Grandpa feat. Gabin Dabire
  • 2. Black Noise feat. Tenesha The Wordsmith
  • 3. Dense feat. Shabaka Hutchings and Tommaso Cappellato
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MaishaThere Is A PlaceBrownswood Recordings
Six-piece jazz troupe 'Maisha', led by bandleader and drummer Jake Long, bring a fresh, London vibe to spiritual jazz traditions. Killer debut album channelling...
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The ExpansionsMurmurationAlbert's Favourites
Follow up to the Expansions debut single, Breakthrough, which introduced the insanely catchy but deeply soulful blend of synths and groove. The album explores...
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WaajuWaajuOlindo Records
London based afro-latin jazz quintet Waaju draw upon traditional Senegalese, Tuareg, Brazilian, Moroccan and Algerian influences, fuses them with a more...
Ill ConsideredIll Considered 3Ill Considered Music
Repress of Ill Considered's much sought after third album. The London based jazz troupe, featuring saxophone colossus Idris Rahman, have built up a big...
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EABSKraksa / Svantetic feat. Tenderlonious22a
22a presents a stunning collaborative project with the Polish jazz septet EABS, featuring Tenderlonious on Soprano Sax and flute. EABS are considered to...
Ill ConsideredLive At The Crypt Parts 1&2Ill Considered Music
Limited vinyl reissue of both sold out and now sought-after volumes of the jazz troupe's energetic live performance at The Crypt! Double vinyl format housed...
Toshio Matsuura GroupLoveplaydance - 8 Scenes From The FloorBrownswood Recordings
Tokyo DJ / producer, Toshio Matsuura charts a new direction via his Toshio Matsuura Group. Featuring new versions of bona fide classics such as 'I Am The...
EmanativeEarthJazzman
Orbiting somewhere between the interplanetary funk of Sun Ra and the cinematic experimentation of Floating Points lies the new album Earth from the spiritually...
Harvey SutherlandAmethyst EP (feat. Nubya Garcia)Clarity Recordings
Harvey Sutherland is back with his 'Amethyst EP' - an energetic jazz / club release that features Nubya Garcia on sax!
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Soul Jazz Records 2018 releases

Soul of a Nation 2Jazz is the Teacher, Funk is the Preacher: Afro-Centric Jazz, Street Funk and the Roots of Rap in the Black Power Era 1969-75Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new release ‘Soul of A Nation: Jazz is the Teacher, Funk is the Preacher’ is a powerful new collection of radical jazz, street...
  • 1. The Art Ensemble Of Chicago – Theme De Yoyo
  • 2. The Har-You Percussion Group – Welcome To The Party
  • 3. The Pharaohs – Damballa
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Studio One Lovers RockFeaturing Horace Andy, Alton Ellis, The Heptones, Sugar Minott, Marcia Griffiths and more!Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records new Studio One album is a fantastic selection featuring all-star legendary Studio One vocalists – Alton Ellis, Marcia Griffiths, The...
  • 1. Alton Ellis – Tumbling Tears (12" Discomix)
  • 2. The Heptones – I Hold The Handle
  • 3. Carlton and The Shoes – Never Give Your Heart Away (70s 12" Version)
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Venezuela 70Cosmic Visions of A Latin American Earth: Venezuelan Experimental Rock In The 1970s and Beyond VOLUME TWOSoul Jazz Records
This is the second collection of music from Venezuela in the 1970s and beyond to be released on Soul Jazz Records. The album once again features innovative...
  • 1. Vytas Brenner – Agua Clara
  • 2. Daniel Grau – Dejando Volar El Pensamiento
  • 3. Un Dos Tres Y Fuera – Relafica Negra En Tiempo De Siembra
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Brown SugarI'm In Love With A Dreadlocks: Brown Sugar and The Birth Of Lovers Rock 1977 - 80Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records are releasing this first ever collection of the pioneering British reggae Lovers Rock group Brown Sugar including rare singles, dubs...
Chris BowdenTime Capsule (1992)Soul Jazz Records
The stunning and ground-breaking album from the composer and saxophonist Chris Bowden back in print 20 years on! “This is the album that connected it...
Voguing: Voguing and the House Ballroom Scene of New York City 1989-92Photographs and interviews by Chantal Regnault, Introduction by Tim LawrenceSoul Jazz Books
Very limited offer! £5 off RRP + get a FREE large poster (50 x 70cm, folded)! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BACK...
Sugar MinottSugar Minott At Studio OneSoul Jazz Records
Long-out-of-print re-release of this classic Sugar Minott album on Soul Jazz Records bringing together the best of his classic material recorded at Studio...
Studio One Freedom SoundsStudio One In The 1960sSoul Jazz Records
Studio One Freedom Sounds is the new collection from Soul Jazz/Studio One focussing on the intense period in the second half of the 1960s when Studio...
Black Man's Pride 2 (Studio One)Righteous Are The Sons and Daughters Of JahSoul Jazz Records
This is the second installment of deep roots Rastafarian reggae at Studio One and features classic music from some of the most important figures in reggae...
Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji MachineSynchro Sound System & PowerMade In LagosSoul Jazz Records
‘Synchro Sound System & Power’ features the music of Nigeria Fuji Machine, which includes some of Nigeria's finest ‘Fuji’ master drummers and singers,...
Arthur RussellThe World Of Arthur RussellSoul Jazz Records
New fully remastered re-release of Soul Jazz Records’ ‘The World of Arthur Russell’, the seminal collection of Arthur Russell’s essential music...
Congo Revolution Box SetAfrica Latin, Jazz and Funk: Sounds From The Two Congos (1957-73)Soul Jazz Records
This unique box-set edition is only available as a one-off pressing seven-inch box set which brings together a stunning five-single/ ten track selection...
Punk 45 BOX SET - Approaching The Minimal With Spray GunsPunk 45 - An Edition Of Five Independent Singles In Original Cover ArtSoul Jazz Records
This unique Punk 45 box-set is only available as a limited-edition one-off pressing seven-inch box set comprising five fantastic bespoke rare and collectors’...
Boombox 3Early Independent Hip Hop, Electro and Disco Rap 1979 - 83Soul Jazz Records
Limited Edition first copies bought directly from us here only come with free poster (with 3x LP edition) + free badge and sticker (with Deluxe 2xCD edition...
Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba!Songs and Rhythms For The Yoruba Gods In NigeriaSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ latest album ‘Yoruba! Songs and Rhythms for the Yoruba Gods in Nigeria’ is newly recorded in Lagos, Nigeria. The album is co-produced...
Deutsche Elektronische MusikExperimental German Rock and Electronic Music 1972-83Soul Jazz Records
AVAILABLE AGAIN! Soul Jazz Records new 2018 edition of their long out of print classic first “Deutsche Elektronische Musik – Experimental German Rock...
Hieroglyphic BeingThe Red NotesSoul Jazz Records
"Hieroglyphic Being translates five years of experimentation into his best LP to date" Vinyl Factory "Album of the week" BLEEP "Chicago dance music hero...
Deutsche Elektronische Musik 3Experimental German Rock and Electronic Music 1971-81Soul Jazz Records
This latest instalment in Soul Jazz Records’ successful Deutsche Elektronische Musik series delves deeper into the German nation’s vaults to bring...
  • 1. Klaus Weiss – Wide Open Space Motion
  • 2. A.R. & Machines – I'll Be Your Singer, You'll Be My Song
  • 3. Deutsche Wertarbeit – Deutscher Wald
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Current Bestsellers

Kamaal WilliamsNew Heights / Snitches BrewBlack Focus
Kamaal Williams is back with 'New Heights / Snitches Brew', the first new material since amazing debut album of earlier in 2018, 'The Return'. Features...
ElecktroidsElektroworldClone Classic Cuts
Reissue of the seminal Elecktroids album, 'Elektroworld' that was released on Warp back in 1995. Produced by Gerald Donald and James Stinson of Drexciya,...
CollocutorInstead (2018 Reissue)On The Corner Records
Superb breakout release of 2014 from cult (and SOTU favourites!), Collocutor. Their haunting, now hugely in demand, jazz classic, 'Instead' finally repressed!
Planet BattagonBattagon Symphony EPOn The Corner Records
Following in the extra terrestrial sounds and cosmic mythology of Sun Ra, Planet Battagon bring their "droid jazz" to On The Corner Records. Their 'Battagon...
Nubiyan TwistTell It To Me SlowlyStrut
12 piece, Nubiyan Twist blend elements of jazz, soul, hip hop and African styles on this killer single via Strut!
IF Music presents: You Need This - World Jazz Grooves (Compiled by Jean-Claude & Victor Kiswell)Various ArtistsBBE
Fresh from bringing us two incredible volumes of ‘A Journey into Deep Jazz’ and providing an introduction to Black Saint & Soul Note Records on BBE,...
Creative Arts EnsembleOne Step OutOuternational Sounds
Outernational Sounds reissue a Nimbus West spiritual jazz essential - the Creative Arts Ensemble’s classic debut 'One Step Out'. A limited, 2xLP vinyl-only...
John Coltrane1963: New DirectionsImpulse!
FREE UK SHIPPING ON VINYL BOX SET! John Coltrane 1963: New Directions collects all of John Coltrane’s 1963 Impulse recordings in the order in which...
AirheadClatter1-800 Dinosaur
Wild, percussive club traxx from Airhead landing on James Blake's 1-800 Dinosaur label! More monster wares from the Hemlock and R&S allumi who mixes up...
Mary StevensFind Your Love (inc. Boyd Jarvis & Timmy Regisford remix)Backatcha
Mary Steven’s ‘Find Your Love’ made available together for the first time on 7” featuring the classic Boyd Jarvis & Timmy Regisford and a brand...
Natural HiFameBackatcha
Natural Hi’s ‘Fame’ has made it on a 45 for the first time inc. 'radio edits' by Sean P! The spirit of London's underground 'brit-funk' sound from...
Glenn AstroC.I.W.Tartelet Records
Money $ex Records co-founder Glenn Astro drops this KILLER, idiosyncratic electronic jazz / techno EP for Tartelet Records! Topped off with a wild cover...
Ishmael EnsembleSevern Songs 2Severn Songs
Ishmael Ensemble follows up on 'The Chapel' 45 of early 2018 with another offering of ethereal electronic music, driven by propulsive jazz drums. A killer...
Moses BoydDisplaced DiasporaExodus
Solo album debut from London jazz, drumming sensation, Moses Boyd. Moses has been at the forefront of the UK jazz revival, working with some of the biggest...
Kode9 & BurialFABRICLIVE 100 Kode9 & BurialFabric
"For the 100th and final instalment of the iconic FABRICLIVE mix CD series, in its current form, two UK pioneers unite for a hypnotic 74 minute mix. Burial...
Jerry Butler & Jerry PetersMelindo Latino / I’m Gonna Love You Just A Little Bit More BabeMr Bongo
Another wicked 45 reissue from the Mr bongo camp. Jerry Butler & Jerry Peters classic soundtrack cut 'Melindo Latino' taken from the awesome ‘Melinda’...
BelReady To Die (feat. Mudd remixes)Claremont 56
UK singer / songwriter, Bel is given a gorgeous, Balearic dream-pop overhaul from Claremont 56 regular, Mudd! This is so good!
Chris BowdenTime Capsule (1992)Soul Jazz Records
The stunning and ground-breaking album from the composer and saxophonist Chris Bowden back in print 20 years on! “This is the album that connected it...
PrincePiano & A Microphone 1983Rhino
Raw, intimate recording, which took place at the start of Prince’s career right before he achieved international stardom. The nine track, 35-minute album...
ZenitStraight AheadEdition Hawara
Zenit was a jazz ensemble from Krems in Lower Austria, founded in 1976. The band's third and final album 'Straight Ahead' came out in 1986 on Spray Records,...
Allysha JoyAcadie : RawGondwana Records
Singer, pianist, writer, poet and key member of Melbourne collective 30/70 (Rhythm Section International), Allysha Joy, drops her album debut, 'Acadie...
Two Niles to Sing a Melody: The Violins & Synths of SudanVarious ArtistsOstinato Records
Superb follow up to the essential 'Sweet As Broken Dates' and 'Synthesize the Soul', this gem, 'Two Niles to Sing a Melody' revives the enchanting harmonies,...
  • 1. Emad Youssef – Al Bareedo Ana (The One I Love)
  • 2. Abdel El Aziz Al Mubarak – Ma Kunta Aarif Yarait (I Wish I Had Known)
  • 3. Kamal Tarbas – Min Ozzalna Seebak Seeb (Forget Those That Divide Us)
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Nicolas JaarPomegranatesMana
Vinyl release of Nicolas Jaar's alternative soundtrack to the transgressive, cult classic from Armenia - the vivid, psychedelic 'The Color of Pomegranates'...
Horsepower ProductionsReefer Max / Phantasy RushEffective96
OG dubstep duo, Horsepower Productions land a brace of killer steppers for Ishio Dai's necessary Effective96 label! Pow!
Jose Prates / Miecio Askanasy TAM..TAM...TAM...! (2018 Reissue)Trunk Records
Impossibly rare LP previously issued once in 1958 as part of Miecio Askanasy’s 1950s touring “Braziliana” show! Notoriety for the LP...
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Poor Boy RappersLow Rider RapSoul Jazz Records
NEW £1000+ KILLER LA low-rider electro rap groover. MASSIVE tune + seriously hip twisted electro instrumental courtesy of the great Rich Cason. BUMPIN! SUPER-RARE...
RichenelPerfect StrangerMusic From Memory
Music From Memory return with a further six tracks from cult Dutch synth pop / wave artist, Richenel. Continuing with recordings taken from his debut album...
The MajesticsClass A / Key To LoveSoul Jazz Records
Unbelievably rare old-school party rap 45 single - recently sold for £600 on discogs! NEW LTD. edition of 300 copies. Only available EXCLUSIVELY to...
Black Man's Pride 2 (Studio One)Righteous Are The Sons and Daughters Of JahSoul Jazz Records
This is the second installment of deep roots Rastafarian reggae at Studio One and features classic music from some of the most important figures in reggae...
Mo KoloursInner SymbolsFive Easy Pieces
Raw, lo-fi electronic soul music from 22a affiliate, Mo Kolours! Layered up from vocal loops, percussion and primitive drum machine sequences before being...
Cecil McBeeMutimaEverland Jazz
Just landed! - Super deep jazz from Cecil McBee on Strata-East vinyl new vinyl - boom! Includes the seminal heavy cut 'Tulsa Black' w/ Dee Dee Bridgewater,...
Kamasi WashingtonHeaven & EarthYoung Turks
Here it is, folks! The highly anticipated follow-up to to 'The Epic' the two and a half hours concept jazz odyssey, 'Heaven & Earth'! Features Thundercat,...
Michael Boothman & Kysofusion BandCan't Stop DancingCree
Reissue of this 'island disco' gem that's been sought-after by many since it's release in the late 80s! Following the monster 'What You Won’t Do For...
John ColtraneBoth Directions At Once: The Lost AlbumImpulse!
On March 6, 1963, John Coltrane and his classic quartet - McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison, and Elvin Jones - recorded an entire studio album at the legendary...
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Boombox 3Early Independent Hip Hop, Electro and Disco Rap 1979 - 83Soul Jazz Records
Limited Edition first copies bought directly from us here only come with free poster (with 3x LP edition) + free badge and sticker (with Deluxe 2xCD edition...
Professor RhythmProfessor 3Awesome Tapes From Africa
South African mbaqanga and bubblegum instrumentals for the dancefloor! Awesome Tapes From Africa focus on the second album release by one of the key players...
Soul SugarI Want YouGee Recordings
Soul Sugar drop their own reggae version of Marvin Gaye’s heartbreaking soul classic, 'I Want You' backed with Sly & Robbie vocal and dub versions -...
Group ModularBlack Ray / Acid WheelsDelights 45
Group Modular drop this monster double-sider, continuing to explore the synth-centric library music sound, taking it in much heavier and edgier direction,...
Palm UnitHommage A Jef GilsonSuper-Sonic Jazz
Back in the day, French pianist, composer and all-round jazz superstar Jean-François Quiévreux, a.k.a. Jef Gilson, was up there alongside the likes of...
SkymarkVirtual StarsModern Sun Records
SOTU and cult favourite Skymark is back! 'Virtual Stars' mixes up the influence of jazz, Brazilian fusion, boogie and soul - brought up to date via Skymark's...

Wicked books!

Voguing: Voguing and the House Ballroom Scene of New York City 1989-92Photographs and interviews by Chantal Regnault, Introduction by Tim LawrenceSoul Jazz Books
Very limited offer! £5 off RRP + get a FREE large poster (50 x 70cm, folded)! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BACK...
Lindo Sonho Delirante 100 Psychedelic Records from Brazil (1968-1975) VOL 2by Bento AraujoPoeira Press
Second volume of this killer book direct from Brazil!!! Wicked new Brazilian book featuring 100 post-Tropicalia and 70s Brazil records -with original...
The Ghosts Of SongsThe Film Art Of The Black Audio CollectiveLiverpool University Press
Import USA Hardback edition book.This enthralling book is the first to assess the oeuvre of Black Audio Film Collective, (BAFC) one of Britain s...
Shades Of BlackAssembling Black Arts In 1980s BritainDuke University Press
Import USA Paperback editionIn the 1980s - at the height of Thatcherism and in the wake of civil unrest and rioting in a number of British cities - the...
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New arrival USA original vinyl LPs just landed!

Brian Auger & The TrinityDefinitely What! (1969)ATCO Records
Wicked heavy organ grooves.
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Lorez AlexandriaHow Will I Remember You? (1978)Discovery Records
Independent small label release 1978 - this is an amazing version of Lorez's jazz dance bomb Baltimore Oriole probably better than the original. Check...
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Donald ByrdStreet Lady (1973)Blue Note
Classic jazz funk album written and produced by the magnificent Mizell brothers! Includes 'Lansana's Priestess'.
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Roy Ayers UbiquityLifelinePolydor
Essential Roy Ayers album. Includes the classic 'Running Away'.
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Burt BacharachFutures (1977)A&M
This is deep! Check the audio to "Futures". Moody, moody, left-field tune!
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Jackie & RoyGrassCapitol Records
Jackie Cain and Roy Kral WICKED album by jazz vocal pair Jackie and Roy - Groovy 60s pop/psyche/groove with some nice Deidre Wilson Tabac meets Kenny...
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Oscar Brown Jr.Movin' On (1972)Atlantic
Very funky (check the audio) from jazz vocalist Oscar Brown.
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Jean CarnHappy To Be With You (1978)Philadelphia International Records
Essential Jean Carn album featuring the seminal soul tune "Don't Let It Go To Your Head", but also deep cuts such as the Jean Carn/Doug Carn spiritual...
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Oscar Brown Jr.Tells It Like It Is (1962)CBS
Jazz dance vocal classics a-plenty!
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Webster Lewis8 For The 80s (1979)Epic
Classic!
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Oscar Brown Jr.Between Heaven And Hell (1962)Columbia
Wicked jazz vocals album 
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Bill WatrousThe Tiger Of San Pedro (1975)Columbia
Heavy Dingwalls-style fusion - check"The Tiger of San Pedro"
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Stanley Turrentine With Milt JacksonCherry (1972)CTI
With the classic Weldon Irvine breaks tune "Sister Sanctified" (Irvine also did the arrangements). Classic original gatefold CTI produced by Creed Taylor....
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Ti RoroRoots of Haïti Vol.4 (1979)Mini Records
EXCELLENT original roots Haitian voodoo drums + flute. Really good, authentic, Voodoo drums lP from 1979 - mint! MINT SEALED OPENED ONCE Original = USA...
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Chaka KhanNaughty (1980)Warners
Includes the disco/boogie classic Clouds! Huge with Larry Levan, David Mancuso and Ron Hardy! Also includes Move Me No Mountain - ace album!
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Grover Washington JrFeels So Good (1975)Kudu
All-time killer funk jazz produced by Creed Taylor. Includes the seminal breaks-and-sampled to death cuts 'Hydra" and 'Knucklehead' and more. Seminal stuff!
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Margie JosephHear The Words, Feel The Feeling (1976)Cotillion
Written and produced by Lamont Dozier, includes the New York Disco Garage/Loft anthem "Prophecy"! Killer!
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Grady TateMovin' Day (1974)Janus Records
Includes Tate's version of Van Morrison's Moondance - a Dingwalls/jazz dance favourite. Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ (in shrink) small...
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Rufus and Chaka KhanStreet Player (1978)ABC
Rufus, and Chaka Khan, at their peak, this album is packed with great songs: 'Street Player', 'Stay', 'Turn', 'Destiny'. Classic album!
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Grover Washington JrMister Magic (1974)Kudu
All-time rare groove jazz funk anthem! Serious Creed Taylor production on Kudu (the label he ran after CTI) recorded at Rudy Van Gelder's 1974. All star...
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Esther PhillipsFrom A Whisper To A Scream (1971)Kudu
This is a killer funky soul fusion album on Kudu featuring Phillips' great version of the Gil Scott-Heron classic "Home Is Where The Hatred Is". Line-up...
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Sergio MendesFavorite Things (1968)Atlantic
Featuring Dom Um Romao, Joao Donato, Moacir Santos and full orchestra. Classic, trademark bossa jazz crossover 60s sound with some killer tunes including...
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Jimmy SmithThe Cat (1964)Verve
The Incredible Jimmy Smith...arranged and conducted by Lalo Schifrin. Includes the marvellous theme from "The Carpetbaggers"! USA ORIG GATEFOLD VINYL...
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Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66Stillness (1971)A&M
Absolutely 100% killer album. Includes stunning versions of "For What It's Worth", "Chelsea Morning" and Gilberto Gil's "Viramundo"! The bomb. Original...
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SpinnersSpinners/8Atlantic
Killer Philly sound album - with MFSB, produced by Thom Bell. 'I'm Gonna Getcha' is a wicked tune! Original = USA vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG +100% Guarantee...
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Sister SledgeWe Are Family (1979)Cotillion
This Chic side-project was released at the height of disco's popularity. 'We Are Family', Lost In Music', 'He's The Greatest Dancer' and rare-groove fave...
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The Salsoul OrchestraMagic Journey (1977)Salsoul
Classic, classic, classic Salsoul Orchestra in the zone. Produced by Vincent Montana, feat. Earl Young, Bobby Eli, Don Renaldo, Ron Kersey and all the...
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Orfeo Negro (Black Orpheus)The Original Soundtrack
KILLER Brazilian soundtrack. 100% essential! Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ (in shrink) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of...
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SeawindSeawind (1976)CTI Records
Cosmic uplifting soulful jazz dance anthem! 'He Loves You' Original = Original USA pressing gatefold LP VG+ /Sleeve VG100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
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Lalo SchifrinNew Fantasy (1964)Verve
Killer, rare Lalo Schiffrin latin jazz on Verve from 1964. Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG thick card gatefold, minor edge wear top, minor...
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Marlena ShawSweet Beginnings (1977)Columbia
Featuring the classic "Look at Me, Look at You" and the massively sassy "Go Away Little Boy"! Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG (wear)100% Guarantee...
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Young-Holt UnlimitedMellow Dreamin (1970)Cotillon
Killer 60s soul jazz. Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ (thick card, minor wear, original Atlantic inner) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
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SeawindWindow Of A Child (1977)CTI
Wicked jazz fusion on CTI, produced by Creed Taylor. Produced by Harvey Mason with soulful jazzy vocals by Pauline Wilson. Features "Angel of Mercy" and...
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Quartette Tres BienBoss Tres Bien (1964)Decca
It's a Dingwalls Jazz Dance classic! "Boss Tres Bien" is heavyweight drum heavy instrumental that was a classic among London's Jazz dancers in the 1980s....
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Freddie HubbardLiquid Love (1975)Columbia
Classic album that includes the boogie jazz classic "Liquid Love"! Very much a rare groove/crossover album in the vein of Donald Byrd and Mizell Brothers...
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Bobbi HumphreyTailor Made (1977)Epic
Produced by Skip Scarborough, includes the rare-groove classic "Lover To Lover"! Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ (in shrink)100% Guarantee on this and...
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Harvey MandelBaby Batter (1971)Janus
Sample laden beats and strong grooves with rocky, funky guitar from Mandel and arrangements by Shorty Rogers! 'Baby Batter' is a seriously killer tune...
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Freddie HubbardBorn To Be Blue (1982)Pablo
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Mass ProductionWelcome to Our World (1976)Cotillion
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Tania MariaPiquant (1981)Concord
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Screamers, Bangers & Cosmic Synths Vol. 2Various ArtistsTriassic Tusk
It's back! The wildly eclectic 'Screamers, Bangers & Cosmic Synths' series returns with another exemplary selection of the weird and wonderful from around...
  • 1. Tecumsay Roberts – It Makes Me Dance and Sing
  • 2. Monad & the Electrons – Foam Song
  • 3. Geri Baird – Backside Of The Desert
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ABSOLUTELY WINO (Georgian Bootleg Edition)Various ArtistsWah Wah Wino
**Back in stock - with alternative sleeve** Collaborative album of oddball electronic essentialness - feat. the massively talented Morgan Buckley alongside...
ESGCome Away With ESGFire Records
100% UNBELIEVEABLY ESSENTIAL ESG 2nd album - KILLER! This is the second album by the Scroggins sisters, a/k/a ESG -Emerald, Sapphire and Gold - South...
Sandra Kerr & John FaulknerThe Music from BagpussEarth Recordings
Soundtrack to the classic children's series that ran in 1974, made by Peter Firmin and Oliver Postgate.
Yazmin LaceyWhen the Sun Dips 90 DegreesFirst Word Records
First Word presents a new EP from singer songwriter and former Brownswood bubbler Yazmin Lacey. Laid back, neo-soul vibes!
David ShireThe Conversation (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Trunk Records
Vinyl debut of the haunting jazz soundtrack to Francis Ford Coppola's classic 1974 thriller, 'The Conversation! David Shire's deceptively simple piano...
Kiki Gyan 24 Hours In A Disco 1978-82Soundway
Seven, super funky discofied Ghanian stompers from Africa's answer to Stevie Wonder, Kiki Gyan!  Collected here is the best of Gyan’s work...
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EABSKraksa / Svantetic feat. Tenderlonious22a
22a presents a stunning collaborative project with the Polish jazz septet EABS, featuring Tenderlonious on Soprano Sax and flute. EABS are considered to...
L.T.D.Love To The World (KON’s Breakdown Mix)KONtemporary
**Alternative 45 remixes!** NYC's KON officially remixes of L.T.D.'s rousing jazz-funk / disco classic that was originally produced by the legendary Mizell...
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Roy Davis Jr. & Peven EverettGabrielLarge Records
Absolutely timeless classic crossover garage tune from 96 that shouldn't fail to work on any dance-floor. Includes the classic "live garage" version...
Quare Groove Vol.1Various ArtistsAll City
All City compile this brilliant compilation of new wave / post punk / jazz funk from the Irish underground, with tracks released from the late 70s to early...
Outro Tempo: Electronic and Contemporary Music From Brazil, 1978-1992Various ArtistsMusic From Memory
Music From Memory take us on a trip to the heart of the Amazon rainforest. This double LP explores the outer reaches of Brazilian music, where...
Scattered PurgatorySua​-​Hiam​-​ZunGuruguru Brain
The Japanese duo have been diving deeper into synthesizer layering, sequencing and combining the krautrock influences of Popol Vuh and Cluster to industrial...
Don CherryOrganic Music Society (1972)Caprice
BACK IN STOCK NOW! Absolutely stunning, super rare deep, deep spiritual jazz album from Don Cherry. This has to be up there with our all time best records...
Holger CzukayCinemaGrönland
**Vinyl format is eligible for free shipping in the UK!** Superb retrospective of material from the creative mind of one of the great musical mavericks,...
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...
Les Choc Stars Du Zaire / Teknokrat'sNakombe Nga / What Did She SayRush Hour
Zairian electronic dance floor banger “Nakombe Nga” by Les Choc Stars, backed with the, largely unheard Belgium new beat version on the flip from the...
100% Pure PoisonWindy C CollectionDynamite Cuts
Key tracks from this classic jazz-funk rarity from 1974 gets reissued into 45s collection via Dynamite Cuts. Limited 2x7"pack available now!
GentleEasy Greasy Parts 1 & 2Suncut
Suncut pull it out of the bag with a reissue of this impossibly rare, raw street funk / proto-disco gem from 1975! 'Easy Greasy' by little known band,...
Mkwaju EnsembleKi-MotionWe Release Whatever The Fuck We Want Records
Official reissue of legendary album 'KI-Motion' by Japanese percussionist Midori Takada’s Mkwaju Ensemble. A highly creative and transcendental fusion...
Eric LauExamplesFirst Word Records
First Word enters 2017 with a bang: a 28-track album courtesy of Eric Lau (who produced Yussef Kamaal's 'Black Focus' LP). This, his third instrumental...
A New Life Vol. 2Various ArtistsJazzman
Jazzman revive their highly acclaimed 'A New Life' compilation with 'Vol. 2', assembling another ground-breaking collection of Brit jazz anomalies and...
AfrodisiaElephant SunriseCordial Recordings
Cordial reissue Afrodisia's sought-after 'Elephant Sunrise' album from 1980. A combination of US soldiers with local musicians from Worms, Germany, Afrodisia....
Claremont 56: 10 YearsVariousClaremont 56
All orders for this release are eligible for free shipping in the UK! Sounds of the Universe favourite, Claremont 56 enter their tenth year with...
  • 1. Smith & Mudd – Mhor (Lexx Mix)
  • 2. FreshRo! – Pacific State (Phil Mison Mix)
  • 3. Okinawa Delays feat. Satoko Ishimine – Nariyama Ayagu (Max Essa Dub)
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MabutaWelcome To This World (feat. Shabaka Hutchings)Afrosynth
From the burgeoning jazz scene in South Africa, Mabuta release their vital, jazz debut via Afrosynth! Featuring Shabaka Hutchings on tenor saxaphone!
David AxelrodSongs Of ExperienceNow-Again Records
Now-Again reissue another late 60's landmark album from visionary producer, David Axelrod who experimented mixing many instruments and genres (rock, jazz,...
Weldon IrvineThe SistersNature Sounds
Keyboardist and composer Weldon Irvine is among the most celebrated jazz-funk artists of all time. Throughout the 1970s, Irvine released a series of seminal...
Palm UnitHommage A Jef GilsonSuper-Sonic Jazz
Back in the day, French pianist, composer and all-round jazz superstar Jean-François Quiévreux, a.k.a. Jef Gilson, was up there alongside the likes of...
TenderloniousThe Shakedown feat. The 22archestra22a
Long awaited debut LP from Tenderlonious featuring the 22archestra! Listeners are exposed to the full breadth of the 22a leaders technical and compositional...
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Jeff MillsWaveform Transmission Vol. 3Tresor
Classic 1994 album from Detroit techno legend, Jeff Mills! The musical work is a time capsule of techno and club music at itʼs high point, showing great...
Ruby RushtonTrudi's Songbook: Volume Two22a
Following on from the success of 'Trudi's Songbook: Volume 1', Tenderlonious led jazz outfit Ruby Rushton come through with 'Volume 2' in the same year....
Thabang TabaneMatjaleMushroom Hour Half Hour
Stunning, contemporary African music from, Thabang Tabane. His debut solo album, 'Matjale' is a driving, percussion-heavy, joyous and worldly version of...
Tenderlonious & Dennis Ayler8R1CK C17Y​22a
Another big one from the 22a camp! 22a017 sees two of London's most celebrated underground producers enter into album territory. Tenderlonious...
Sibusile XabaOpen Letter To AdoniahMushroom Hour Half Hour
A lynchpin in South Africa’s new generation of jazz musicians, KwaZulu-Natal-born guitarist and vocalist Sibusile Xaba has all the makings of an acoustic...
Ruby Rushton Two For Joy (Repress)22a
Long awaited repress of the debut album from the Tenderlonious led jazz outfit! Following a handful of successful 12" singles, 22a records (the hub...
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BlawanNutritionTernesc
Blawan drops his first release of 2017 on his own Ternesc label. This EP of techno bruisers is exactly we've come to expect from...
Steven JulienBloodlineApron Records
Steven Julien aka FunkinEven returns to his own Apron imprint with an EP of lo-fi box jams run through his signature set up of vintage Roland gear! Killer...