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    Space GhostFree 2 BApron Records
    Space Ghost's album of mid-80s style, electronic soul has won us over here at SOTU - absolutely loving these slow jams, lysergic funk cuts and neon lit...
    • Space Ghost – Juno Fantasy
    • Space Ghost – Prayer For U
    • Space Ghost – Feelin Real Good (Vocal)
    • Space Ghost – Mystery Angel
    • Space Ghost – I'll Be Yours (Vocal)
    • Space Ghost – Girl U Hypnotize Me
    • Space Ghost – Love Beam
    • Space Ghost – Feelin Real Good (Instrumental)
    • Space Ghost – I'll Be Yours (Instrumental)
    Cornelius Brothers & Sister RoseToo Late To Turn Back Now / Big Time LoverOutta Sight
    Two monster 70's soul essentials on 45 via Outta Sight!
    • Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose – Too Late To Turn Back Now
    • Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose – Big Time Lover
    Fungai MaliangaFinsbury Park Party / Things We Say TodayBackatcha
    Disco-funk recorded in London in the late-70s by Fungai Malianga who’d relocated from South Africa to North London. His funk-led ode to his manor with...
    • Fungai Malianga – Finsbury Park Party
    • Fungai Malianga – Things We Say Today
    Ja'net DuBois / Jady KurrentQueen Of The Highway (KON edit) / Standing ThereBackatcha
    Two rare jazz-funk floor-fillers on 45 for the first time. KON’s 7” edit of Ja’Net Dubois’s break-beat fuelled jazz funk theme ‘Queen Of The...
    • Ja'net DuBois – Queen Of The Highway (KON Edit)
    • Jady Kurrent Band – Standing There
    Charlotte Dos SantosHarvest TimeBecause Music
    Charlotte Dos Santos returns with here second single release 'Harvest Time. Expect more earthy soul and haunting pop for fans of Erykah Badu and Nite Jewel....
    • Charlotte Dos Santos – Harvest Time
    • Charlotte Dos Santos – Padre
    • Charlotte Dos Santos – Helio
    • Charlotte Dos Santos – The Snow Dance (Josef)
    Eighties LadiesLadies Of The 80sExpansion Records
    Reissue of this amazing, one-off album produced by Roy Ayers! Vocal group Eighties Ladies was made up of the talented Susan Beaubian, Marva Hicks, Vivian...
    • Eighties Ladies – Ladies Of The Eighties
    • Eighties Ladies – Turned On To You
    James Hunter SixNick of TimeDaptone Records
    Back in the spotlight with a sublime new rhythm and blues record, James Hunter follows up six critically acclaimed albums with his latest recording, Nick...
    • James Hunter Six – I Can Change Your Mind
    • James Hunter Six – Who's Fooling Who
    • James Hunter Six – Till I Hear It From You
    • James Hunter Six – Never
    • James Hunter Six – Missing in Action
    • James Hunter Six – Nick Of Time
    • James Hunter Six – Brother Or Other
    • James Hunter Six – Ain't Goin' Up In One Of Those Things
    • James Hunter Six – Take It As You Find It
    • James Hunter Six – Can't Help Myself
    • James Hunter Six – How 'Bout Now
    • James Hunter Six – Paradise For One
    • James Hunter Six – He's Your Could've Been
    Peabo BrysonWhy Don't You Make Up Your Mind / ParadiseExpansion Records
    First time on a 45 for this 1977 modern soul/crossover anthem by the great Peabo Bryson!
    • Peabo Bryson – Why Don't You Make Up Your Mind
    • Peabo Bryson – Paradise
    Chuck BrimleySt. Elmos FireAthens Of The North
    Milwaukee's artist Chuck Brimley's cover of Michael Frank's classic soft rock / jazz / blue-eyed soul cut 'St. Elmore Fire'. An extremely hard to find...
    • Chuck Brimley – St. Elmos Fire
    • Chuck Brimley – St. Elmos Fire (Instrumental)
    Tiombe LockhartThe Aquarius Years (feat. feat. Robert Glasper & Bilal)Mother Tongue Records
    Tiombé Lockhart (known from the Platinum Pied Pipers cult classic 'Triple P') releases her "unofficial" debut album, 'The Aquarius Years'. An elusive...
    • Tiombe Lockhart – Mr Johnnie Walker
    • Tiombe Lockhart – 2GP (feat. Robert Glasper)
    • Tiombe Lockhart – Sexy Suzy On A Sunday (feat. Bilal)
    • Tiombe Lockhart – Working Girls Suicide (Capricorn Eclipse) (feat. ECUSSIONIST)
    • Tiombe Lockhart – Tip Of My Tongue
    • Tiombe Lockhart – You Need Me
    • Tiombe Lockhart – California Dreaming (feat. Robert Glasper)
    Black Market BrassUndying ThirstColemine Records
    Afro-funk outfit, Black Market Brass’ second album boasts a "noxious brew of gritty guitars, frenetic percussion, monster brass section and a special...
    • Black Market Brass – Cheat And Start A Fight
    • Black Market Brass – N.B.T.
    • Black Market Brass – War Room
    • Black Market Brass – Into The Thick
    • Black Market Brass – Intro
    • Black Market Brass – Undying Thirst
    • Black Market Brass – So Who Part 1
    • Black Market Brass – So Who Part 2
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    Jimi TenorNY, Hel, BarcaBureau B
    Finnish composer and multi-instrumentalist Jimi Tenor has joined forces with Bureau B to release "NY, Hel, Barca" - a retrospective compilation spanning...
    • Jimi Tenor – Xineotepe Heat
    • Jimi Tenor – Utopian Dream
    • Jimi Tenor – Take Me Baby
    • Jimi Tenor – Fantom (The Wandering Ghost)
    • Jimi Tenor – Tesla
    • Jimi Tenor – Year Of The Apocalypse
    • Jimi Tenor – Spell
    • Jimi Tenor – Rubberdressing
    • Jimi Tenor – Teräsmies
    • Jimi Tenor – Suggardaddy
    J-FelixWhole Again HooliganTru Thoughts
    Producer and multi-instrumentalist J-Felix returns with his future blend of boogie, p-funk, disco and soul on this, his second album 'Whole Again Hooligan’.
    • J-Felix – Mind Up feat. Andrew Ashong
    • J-Felix – Future (Are We Living?) feat. Sol Goodman
    • J-Felix – String Stingalings
    • J-Felix – Us feat. Afua
    • J-Felix – Check feat. El Train
    • J-Felix – Choppa Fiesta
    • J-Felix – Give Me Some Of That feat. Afua
    • J-Felix – Good Ol' Love feat. Sol Goodman
    • J-Felix – Whole Again Hooligan feat. Sol Goodman
    • J-Felix – Glide feat. Emeson
    • J-Felix – Take Me To The Gutter feat. Sol Goodman
    • J-Felix – I Remember
    MadcliffYou Can Make The Change / What People Say About LoveSoul Brother Records
    Madcliff recorded one album in 1977 from which these two tracks come from for the first time on a 45. The killer cut is the funk bomb 'You Can Make The...
    • Madcliff – You Can Make The Change
    • Madcliff – What People Say About Love
    The SeshenCyanTru Thoughts
    'Cyan' is the third full length LP from San Francisco Bay Area-based band The Seshen. Contmeporary R&B/electronic fusion. Fans of Hiatus Kaiyote to Thundercat...
      Lee MosesPouring Water On A Drowning Man / Never In My LifeOutta Sight
      Outta Sight pairs Lee Moses' sought-after rarity, the Southern soul lilt of standard "Pouring Water On A Drowning Man" (which adds a few extra belts of...
      • Lee Moses – Pouring Water On A Drowning Man
      • Lee Moses – Never In My Life
      Young Gun Silver FoxCanyonsLegere
      Blue-eyed soul and dreamy soft rock vibes on this brilliant album from Shawn Lee's Young Gun Silver Fox! Right on a Boz Scaggs/Ned Doheny, soft rock/AOR...
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Kids
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Who Needs Words
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Baby Girl
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Dream Woman
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Long Distance Love Affai
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Danny Jamaica
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Just For Kicks
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Private Paradise
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – Things We Left Unsaid
      • Young Gun Silver Fox – All This Love
      Project GeminiPath Through the Forest / The RitualDelights
      Killer 45 from Project Gemini, inspired by European folk horror, baroque pop and classic Gainsbourg/Vannier works with its heavy breaks and fuzzy guitar...
      • Project Gemini – Path Through the Forest (Original)
      • Project Gemini – The Ritual
      FrederickReal LoveIzipho Soul
      New soul music from Frederick Davis via the Izipho Soul imprint. Sumptuous blend of real soul and jazz reminiscent of golden age Al Jarreau.
      • Frederick – Real Love
      • Frederick – I Can't Help But Love You
      VariousSampled GrooveWagram Music
      Wagram music present a double album chock-filled with soul and funk bangers, these are all tunes that have been appropriated and live on in the sample-heavy...
        Movements Vol. 10Various ArtistsTramp Records
        Tramp Records land with the tenth volume of their excellent 'Movements' series, covering a wide spectrum of genres: early Rhythm & Blues, Soul-Jazz, Latin-Soul,...
        • Frankie Greer Quartette – Spooky
        • The Bill Beau Trio – Early In The Morning
        • Eunice Haze – String Around My Heart
        • Phylis Hendricks – My Man
        • Eddie Buster – Kitchen Cookin'
        • Satin Sound – Coming Home Baby
        • The Kats – Under The Covers
        • The New Philadelphians – The Mustang
        • The Lido – Evil Ways
        • Brazada – El Mexicano
        • Herb Crawford Jazz Ensemble – Title Town
        • The Runningboards – Louisville Assembly Plant
        • The Headliners – Little Sister
        • Victoria – Body Wave
        • Maxwell – Radiation Funk
        Ryu TsuruokaOmaePeoples Potential Unlimited
        Gloopy, electronic funk / neon soul vibes via PPU!
        • Ryu Tsuruoka – Omae
        • Ryu Tsuruoka – Wagamma
        Sons Of SlumFunky MusicCordial Recordings
        45 issue of Sons Of Slum's infectious horn-led, proto-disco dancer that has a KILLER break! 'Part Two' has the group getting down deep and funky as the...
        • Sons Of Slum – Funky Music (Part One)
        • Sons Of Slum – Funky Music (Part Two)
        AfrodisiaSugar FreeCordial Recordings
        Killer jazz funk cut lifted from their 'Elephant Sunrise' album from 1980, backed with the uptempo fusion jam 'Malcolm X' which is previously un-issued.
        • Afrodisia – Sugar Free
        • Afrodisia – Malcolm X
        Family Of SwedeFamily AlbumCordial Recordings
        Family Of Swede hail from Oakland, California and were originally formed at whilst in High School in the mid 1960s. They were originally known as The Epics...
        • Family Of Swede – Set You Free (Short Version)
        • Family Of Swede – Life
        • Family Of Swede – I Got To Move On
        Message In Our Music Vol. 2 (Selected by Waxist)Various ArtistsSOL Discos
        The 'Message In Our Music' series continues with a second, crucial voume, focusing on the rare modern soul sound with a killer pick - by French disco selector,...
        • Sharnell Morton – You Are My Shining Star
        • Janice “Nicki” Harisson – Magic of Love
        • Direct Connec Shun – He’s No Good
        • The James Family – We’ve Got It Made
        • Network & Co. – Spirit of the Boogie
        • Marlon Hunter – Did You Forget My Number
        • Spice Of Ice – Star Struck
        • Executive Suite – When It Comes to Lovin’ Me
        • 1. Sharnell Morton – You Are My Shining Star
        • 2. Janice “Nicki” Harisson – Magic of Love
        • 3. Direct Connec Shun – He’s No Good
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        Seven Wonders: New Movements In Australian Jazz & SoulVarious ArtistsPlug Seven Records
        A 14 track snapshot of the experimental Soul and Jazz scene burgeoning in Australia today. The were captured in one take, bottling the raw energy and virtuosity...
        • Barney McAll – Sweet Water
        • Daniel Merriweather – Everything I need
        • Laneous – Sooki the Love Dog
        • Godtet – Women's Choir
        • WVR BVBY – Custard Shoulder
        • Superfeather – Dempsey Roll
        • Greg Sheehan – Improvisation #2
        • James Macaulay – For Yu Sakamoto
        • The Rookies – True Realm of the Coin
        • Jazz Party – Waiting
        • 30/70 – Drifiting
        • Raw Humps – Odyssey
        • Moses MacRae – Work
        • I Hold the Lion's Paw – Bones
        AntibalasFu ChroniclesDaptone
        Six lengthy, powerful and energetic tunes make up this superb album from US' finest pioneers of the contemporary Afrobeat groove - Antibalas!
        • Antibalas – Amenawon
        • Antibalas – Lai Lai
        • Antibalas – MTTT Pt . 1 & 2
        • Antibalas – Fight Am Finish
        • Antibalas – Koto
        • Antibalas – Fist Of Flowers
        BlackpocketALAYLYExit Records
        Woozy, psychedelic electronic soul vibes from Steve Spacek under his Blackpocket guise!
        • Blackpocket – ALAYLY
        • Blackpocket – Footsteps
        • Blackpocket – In Da Back Room
        • Blackpocket – Organic Tech
        • Blackpocket – Sho U ft Fatima
        • Blackpocket – Wake Up Feel Good
        • Blackpocket – Worlds Together
        Jay Nemor and ElectrifiedBreak FreeTesla Groove
        Stunning neo-soul vibes from Jay Nemor and Electrified. One for the Gregory Porter fans out there!
        • Jay Nemor and Electrified – Break Free
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        Tall Black Guy & 14KTTall Black Guy vs. 14KTFirst Word Records
        Heavy soul and rootsy vibes on this double-header from 14KT and Tall Black Guy! Two renowned US beat-makers revisit two of their previous First Word singles,...
        • Tall Black Guy – I Will Never Know (14KT IAMABEENIE Remix) [feat. Moonchild]
        • 14KT – The Power of Same (Tall Black Guy Remix) [feat. Muhsinah]
        • 1. Tall Black Guy – I Will Never Know (14KT IAMABEENIE Remix) [feat. Moonchild]
        • 2. 14KT – The Power of Same (Tall Black Guy Remix) [feat. Muhsinah]
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        LaRombéFrom PhillyAthens Of The North
        Wicked soul / disco from LaRombé, out on Athens Of The North.
        • LaRombé – All In Your Mind
        • LaRombé – Right On Time
        • LaRombé – You're the Best (Curtom Mix)
        • LaRombé – URThe1
        • LaRombé – The Ultimate
        • LaRombé – Sweet Sensations
        • LaRombé – Love Will Make It Better
        • LaRombé – Spread My Wings
        • LaRombé – Somewhere Someone
        • LaRombé – In The Light
        Stelvio CiprianiOrgasmo NeroFour Flies Records
        The first time on vinyl! Three tracks taken from one of the most obscure and fascinating scores by legendary Italian compoers, Stelvio Cipriani, recorded...
        • Stelvio Cipriani – Orgasmo Nero Seq. 1
        • Stelvio Cipriani – Orgasmo Nero Seq. 3
        • Stelvio Cipriani – Orgasmo Nero Seq. 5
        Ramsey LewisSun Goddess (1974)Columbia
        Awesome jazz funk album featuring Charle Stepney and members of Earth, Wind And Fire. Check out the stunning title track!
        • Ramsey Lewis – Sun Goddess
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        Pierre VassiliuEn VoyagesBorn Bad Records
        Born Bad Records release another volume dedicated to the great French singer and songwriter Pierre Vassiliu. The 12 tracks of quirky, beautifully arranged...
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Invitation
        • Pierre Vassiliu – L’oiseau
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Moustache
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Qu’il Est B te Ce Gar on
        • Pierre Vassiliu – J’Ai Trouve Un Journal Dans Le Hall De L’Aeroport
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Mange Pas Les Bras
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Pierre Bats Ta Femme
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Spiderman
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Fais Moi Savoir
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Noix De Cola
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Viens Ma Belle
        • Pierre Vassiliu – Ca Va, a Va
        Michael JacksonThriller (1982)Epic
        'Wanna Be Startin Somethin', 'Beat It', 'Billie Jean' and, er, 'The Girl Is Mine'. Still one of the greatest albums ever!
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          Young Gun Silver FoxTake It or Leave It / Mojo RisingSoul Step
          Blue-eyed soul and dreamy soft rock vibes via Shawn Lee's project, Young Gun Silver Fox. One for the Boz Scaggs / Ned Doheny fans - ace!
          • Young Gun Silver Fox – Take It or Leave It
          • Young Gun Silver Fox – Mojo Rising
          MonophonicsChancesColemine Records
          Monophonics back on Colemine - doing what they do best - blending authentic soul music with hints and leans of psychedelic elements as well. Ace.
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            Renaldo DominoNo Laggin’ And Draggin’ / Give Up The LoveColemine Records
            New material from cult Chicago soul/funk vocalist Renaldo Domino via Colemine!
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              Glenn JonesYou and MeExpansion Records
              Vocal lead from US gospel group, Modulations, releases a deep soul stepper take on the Rockie Robbins hit from 1980.
              • Glenn Jones – You & Me (Smooth Jazz Version)
              • Glenn Jones – You & Me (R&B Version)
              Rev. Harvey GatesPrice Of Love / It's Hard To Live In This Old WorldSalvation Rock
              With its killer drum break and sweet piano arrangement courtesy of Zelpha Wells, "Price Of Love" stands as a manifesto of Harvey Gates' musical vision,...
              • Rev. Harvey Gates – Price Of Love
              • Rev. Harvey Gates – It's Hard To Live In This Old World
              HaloLet Me Do ItExpansion Records
              Expansion reissue Halo's 'Let Me Do It', a rare and extremely classy soul/boogie track from 1981, largely unknown at the time but becoming progressively...
              • Halo – Let Me Do It
              • Halo – Life (Re-edit)
              Patti JoMake Me Believe In You (Tom Moulton Mix) / Ain't No Love Lost (Tom Moulton Mix)Soul Brother Records
              For the first time on 12” single! Two incredible Curtis Mayfield written songs beautifully delivered by the great Patti Jo and mixed by Tom Moulton....
              • Patti Jo – Make Me Believe In You (Tom Moulton Mix)
              • Patti Jo – Ain't No Love Lost (Tom Moulton Mix)
              The Northern Soul of Dynamo: Dynamic Detroit SoulVarious ArtistsOutta Sight
              16 northern soul anthems and rarities from Detroit! A selection of essential cuts from the Dynamo label!
              • Stanley Mitchell – Quit Twistin' My Arm
              • The Diplomats – Jerkin' Time
              • Barbara and Brenda – Don't Wait Up For Me Mama
              • Inez and Charlie Foxx – You Fixed My Heartache
              • Eddy Carlton – Things Are Getting A Little Tougher
              • Tommy Hunt – Words Can Never Tell It
              • Kenny Ballard and The Fabulous Soul Brothers – There Will Never Be Another You For Me
              • Lee Moses – Pouring Water On A Drowning Man
              • Stanley Mitchell – Get It Baby
              • Barbara and Brenda – Never Love A Robin
              • 1. Stanley Mitchell – Quit Twistin' My Arm
              • 2. The Diplomats – Jerkin' Time
              • 3. Barbara and Brenda – Don't Wait Up For Me Mama
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              Weldon IrvineTime Capsule (1973)Pure Pleasure
              For fans of funk, soul and jazz, it doesn't get much better than this 1973 album. Originally released on Weldon's own Nodlew Records this is sublime stuff...
              • Weldon Irvine – Time Capsule
              • Weldon Irvine – Deja Vu
              Johnny Maestro & The CrestsI'm Stepping Out Of The Picture / Afraid Of LoveOutta Sight
              Johnny Maestro & The Crests 'I'm Stepping Out Of The Picture' has been a staple of the scene since it was first played over 40 years ago. The flip side...
              • Johnny Maestro & The Crests – I'm Stepping Out Of The Picture
              • Johnny Maestro & The Crests – Afraid Of Love
              Mamie Perry / Anna Belle CaesarLament / Little AnnieOutta Sight
              Reissue of Mamie Perry’s super-rare, 1959 recording 'Lament' backed with Anne Belle Caesar’s debut cut 'Little Annie' from 1962. Back-to-back R&B classics!
              • Mamie Perry – Lament
              • Anna Belle Caesar – Little Annie
              Rita RayOld Love Will RustFunk Embassy Records
              8 soul-heavy cuts that play right into current scene; Rita Ray's 'Old Love Will Rust' has that slower, classic R&B side of things covered, as well as an...
              • Rita Ray – Fool For Loving You
              • Rita Ray – Losing It
              • Rita Ray – Little Girl
              • Rita Ray – Lover Man
              • Rita Ray – How Much Can a Small Heart Take?
              • Rita Ray – Disco Stu
              • Rita Ray – Oh Honey
              • Rita Ray – Old Love Won’t Rust
              Theatre WestTheatre WestBackatcha
              Backatcha doing it again with, technically, and issue of music from Washington D.C band, Theatre West. The group recorded and album's worth of music for...
              • Theatre West – Children Of Tomorrow's Dreams
              • Theatre West – No More Junk
              • Theatre West – Cool Out Your Mind
              • Theatre West – Searching For Ourselves
              Oscar WeathersWe're Running out of Time / CountdownFantasy Love Records
              Reissue of the stunning 'We're Running out of Time / Countdown' gospel-disco double-header from US soul singer, Oscar Weathers. These breezy, disco steppers...
              • Oscar Weathers – We're Running Out Of Time
              • Oscar Weathers – Countdown