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    Mark IVI Knew It Wouldn't LastCordial Recordings
    An absolute MONSTER mid tempo soul dancer from cult NYC soul troupe, Mark IV! Recorded in the 70s and previously unreleased until now. This version of...
    • Mark IV – I Knew It Wouldn't Last
    • Mark IV – I Got Everything
    Different Shades Of BrownLove VibrationsCordial Recordings
    45-friendly edit of 'Love Vibrations' from Motown group, Different Shades Of Brown. This cut was the highlight from a CD only release of a 70s recording...
    • Different Shades Of Brown – Love Vibrations
    • Different Shades Of Brown – My Girl
    Sons Of SlumMusic Is The MessageCordial Recordings
    First ever issue of the band's 'shelved' third album from 1977 via Cordial Recordings! Superb material from cult Chicago funk troupe, Sons Of Slum!
    • Sons Of Slum – Show Me Tell Me
    • Sons Of Slum – Get Your Thing Together
    • Sons Of Slum – Save The Children
    • Sons Of Slum – Spirit
    • Sons Of Slum – Music Is Message
    • Sons Of Slum – Funky Music (Part One)
    • Sons Of Slum – Breakout
    • Sons Of Slum – Running
    • Sons Of Slum – Funky Music (Part Two)
    The Budos BandVDaptone Records
    As menacing and unhinged as ever, the pride of Staten Island is back with their fifth full-length offering, 'V'. Raw and absent of modern technological...
      Soul CavaliersStay Strong / Blowin Up My MindShrine Sounds
      Debut release on new label Shrine Sounds showcases the Soul Cavaliers with two uptempo funky retro sounding movers perfect for the dancefloor.
      • Soul Cavaliers – Stay Strong
      • Soul Cavaliers – Blowin Up My Mind
      Girl UnitSong FeelNight Slugs
      Key Night Slugger, Girl Unit, returns with 'Song Feel' - a neon lit, guided trip into fluorescent R&B realms featuring guest spots from the likes of Kelela...
      • Girl Unit – WYWD ft. Kelela
      • Girl Unit – Stuck ft. Taliwhoah
      • Girl Unit – Sucker Free ft. Ms. Boogie
      • Girl Unit – Head
      • Girl Unit – Pull Up ft. Thast
      • Girl Unit – Evidence ft. Rush Davis
      • Girl Unit – B.A.C.K
      • Girl Unit – 24 Hours ft. Brook Baili
      • Girl Unit – Roll
      • Girl Unit – Pure Gold
      • Girl Unit – WYWD ft. Kelela (Remix)
      ChasmanSynth-E-FugeNumero
      From the blown-out motherboard of West Philadelphia’s Master Control Programmers, Charles Grossman broke off to explore his own personal outer space...
      • Chasman – Dream Woman (Voc.)
      • Chasman – Wind Fall
      • Chasman – It’s About A Dollar (Inst.)
      • Chasman – 76 West
      • Chasman – Somber-Daze (Inst.)
      • Chasman – It’s About A Dollar (Voc.)
      • Chasman – Dream Woman (Inst.)
      • Chasman – Somber-Daze (Voc.)
      • Chasman – Synth-E-Fuge
      Dexter Wansell / PleasureTheme From The Planets (Unreleased Long Version) / Bouncy Lady (Instrumental)Octoposse
      Reissue of a previously unreleased version of Dexter Wansell's space-funk classic 'Theme From The Planets' (cut at 33 so it can be played at 45 for the...
      • Dexter Wansell – Theme From The Planets
      ManchildEspecially For You / Takin' It To The Streets (1977)Chi Sound Records
      Deep cosmic soul
      • Manchild – Especially For You
      • Original 7"£8.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl
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      SolarisA Case Of The Boogie / You And Me (1979)Dana Records
      Philly-esque uplifting orchestral disco tune plus addictive soul tune a la Valerie Simpson on the flip - nice!
      • Solaris – A Case Of The Boogie
      • Solaris – You And Me
      • Original 7"£10.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl (Clean, unplayed and shiny but some minor background sounds, listen actual audio)

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      KrystalBody Dance / False Alarm (1977)Magic Touch Records
      Wicked deep soulful boogie funk tune. Original independent (Chicago, Illinois) label USA 45.
      • Krystal – Body Dance
      • Original 7"£10.00
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      The Mighty Clouds Of JoyEverything Is Love / You Are So Beautiful (1975)ABC Records
      Nice moody Loft-esque soul/gospel tune
      • The Mighty Clouds Of Joy – Everything Is Love
      • Original 7"£7.99
        Out of stock
      Jerry WashingtonI Won't Leave You Hanging / I Come A Long Ways (1973)Excello
      KILLER Southern funky soul (I Come a Long Ways) + deep, deep soul groover (I Won't Leave You Hanging) on the flip. This record is wicked!
      • Jerry Washington – I Come A Long Ways
      • Original 7"£15.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl
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      Side EffectLife Is What You Make It / Keep That Same Old Feeling (1977)Fantasy
      Funky tune
      • Side Effect – Life Is What You Make It
      • Original 7"£10.00
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      The Last PoetsO.D./Black Thighs (1970)Douglas
      Proto-rap in original USA picture sleeve! O.D. is the A, but Black Thighs is the tune - wicked Percussion + proto-rap. Killer.
      • The Last Poets – O.D.
      • The Last Poets – Black Thighs
      • Original 7"£9.99
        Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl
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      Richard BerryTrackin' Machine/ Doin' ItJonco Records
      Wicked funky tune.
      • Richard Berry – Trackin' Machine
      • Original 7"£10.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl
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      ProphecyWhat Ever's Your Sign (You Got To Be Mine) (1975)Mainstream Records
      WICKED rare groove funk. Arr. by TOMMY STEWART! KILLER.
      • Prophecy – What Ever's Your Sign (You Got To Be Mine) (Part I)
      • Original 7"£15.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 7"Vinyl unplayed but minor pops etc
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      Cheri MareeI Want You BackBoogie Back Records
      WICKED 80s style modern soul / Brit funk / boogie throwback from US vocalist, Cheri Maree! Released on cult UK label, Boogie Back!
      • Cheri Maree – I Want You Back
      • Cheri Maree – Starting Over Again
      Mandrill / Jeff PerryToo Late / Love Don't Come No StrongerOutta Sight
      Outta Sight do this right thing and reissue these two classic, rousing soul tracks by Mandrill and Jeff Perry!
      • Mandrill – Too Late
      • Jeff Perry – Love Don't Come No Stronger
      Spider HarrisonBeautiful DayAOE
      Reissue of Spider Harrison's Beautiful Day, with a killer cut of the drum track on the flip that was found on the original tapes. 500 copies only, no repress!
      • Spider Harrison – Beautiful Day
      • Spider Harrison – Beautiful Day (Drums)
      • 7"£10.99
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      Richard MarksSpeak NowOcean of Tears
      Athens of the North reissue the great Richard Marks' rarest and most sought after deep soul 45 first for the first time since its initial release, 500...
      • Richard Marks – Speak Now
      • Richard Marks – Purple Haze
      • 7"£10.99
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      SoiaWhere Magnolia GrowsBeat Art Department
      SOIA's Where Magnolia Grows' fuses hip hop, R&B, NuSoul and jazz over some killer beats!
      • Soia – Run With Wolves
      • Soia – Vacant Paradise
      • Soia – My Tiny
      • Soia – Hoe For Love
      • Soia – Pancakes
      • Soia – Looming Storm
      • Soia – Pay For Pizza
      • Soia – Guarding
      • Soia – Fractal Spirits
      Marvin GayeYou're The ManTamla
      Check this out - lost album from Marvin Gaye, the follow up to What's Going On! Holy moly - Now that's not something you're going to see every day! Quality...
      • Marvin Gaye – You're The Man
      • Marvin Gaye – The World Is Rated X
      • Marvin Gaye – Piece Of Clay
      • Marvin Gaye – Where Are We Going?
      • Marvin Gaye – I'm Gonna Give You Respect
      • Marvin Gaye – Try It. You'll Like It
      • Marvin Gaye – You Are That Special One
      • Marvin Gaye – We Can Make It Baby
      • Marvin Gaye – My Last Chance
      • Marvin Gaye – Symphony
      • Marvin Gaye – I'd Give My Life For You
      • Marvin Gaye – Woman Of The World
      • Marvin Gaye – Christmas In The City (instrumental)
      • Marvin Gaye – You're The Man (Version 2)
      • Marvin Gaye – I Wan't To Come Home For Chistmas
      • Marvin Gaye – I Going Home (Move)
      • Marvin Gaye – Checking Out (Double Clutch)
      • 2×LP£25.99
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      Margie JosephOne More ChanceExpansion Records
      Super rare soul cuts from Margie Joseph, reissued via Expansion Records!
      • Margie Joseph – One More Chance
      • Margie Joseph – Nobody
      Barbara LynnMovin' On A GrooveSoul Brother
      Soul Brother reissue this CLASSIC modern soul cut from 1976. Originals go for big money online - don't sleep!
      • Barbara Lynn – Movin' On A Groove
      • Barbara Lynn – Disco Music
      • 7"£9.99
        Out of stock
      Roy AyersSilver VibrationsBBE Records
      BBE provide the first ever reissue of the classic Roy Ayers, jazz-funk / disco winner, 'Silver Vibrations'. Originally released in 1983, the album contains...
      • Roy Ayers – Chicago
      • Roy Ayers – Lots Of Love
      • Roy Ayers – Keep On Movin'
      • Roy Ayers – Silver Vibrations
      • Roy Ayers – Smiling With Our Eyes
      • Roy Ayers – D.C. City
      • Roy Ayers – Good Good Music
      • New 2×LP £21.99
        Out of stock
      • CD£11.99
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      SpinnersBody Language (1979)Atlantic
      Original Disco 12"
        • Original 12"£7.99
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 12" vinyl
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        HeatwaveBoogie Nights / The Groove LineEpic
        Classics back to back!
          • Original 12"£8.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 12" vinyl
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          The RaesI Only Wanna Get Up And Dance (1979)A&M Disco
          Disco 12"
            • Original 12"£6.99
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 12" vinyl
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            Big John KPoor SoulsTramp Records
            Tramp Records reissue two killer cuts of 110% rhythm & blues dynamite from Big John K!
            • Big John K – Poor Souls
            • Big John K – Marching Home
            • 7"£8.99
              Out of stock
            CurrentTheme From "Rocky" (Gonna Fly Now) / Classica's Love Song (1977)Playboy Records
            oh yes! Synth-tastic disco version of the theme from Rocky. No set should be without it! Rare on a 12"
              • Original 12"£15.00
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 12" vinyl
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              MachineThere But For The Grace Of God Go I (1979)RCA
              • Machine – There But For The Grace Of God Go I
              • Original 12"£12.00
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              DanteWhat Cha Been Up To?Palace Outfitters
              Two tracks of 1980s bedroom drum machine soul. These songs were recorded to four track by teenage brothers Dante and Tyrone at their home in Philadelphia.
              • Dante – What Cha Been Up To?
              • Dante – Get Down On The Dance Floor
              Dexter StoryBahirSoundway
              Dexter Story's 'Bahir' album is inspired by East Africa, with the help of an all-star cast from the USA and people he met on his journey through Africa....
              • Dexter Story – Techawit
              • Dexter Story – Bila (feat. Kibrom Birhane)
              • Dexter Story – Gold (feat. Sudan Archives)
              • Dexter Story – Ras (feat. Haile Supreme)
              • Dexter Story – Mamdooh
              • Dexter Story – Buna Be Chow (feat. Jimetta Rose)
              • Dexter Story – Electric Gurage
              • Dexter Story – Jijiga Jijiya (feat. Marie Daulne)
              • Dexter Story – Chemin De Fer
              • Dexter Story – Desta's Groove
              • Dexter Story – Shuruba Song (feat. Hamelmal Abate)
              • Dexter Story – Bahir (feat. Endeguena Mulu)
              Syl ForemanBefore I Leave YouTramp Records
              Another nasty piece of heavyweight funky soul out of Detroit. This tune certainly appeals to both northern soul as well as funk 45 collectors - check the...
              • Syl Foreman – Before I Leave You
              • Syl Foreman – Before I Leave You Baby
              Ray CamachoMovin' OnLuv N' Haight
              Highly sought after Latin funk version of Brass Construction's "Movin' On" and heavy slab of latin-tinged deep funk on the B-side. Available together for...
              • Ray Camacho – Movin' On
              • 7"£9.99
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              DJ Spinna / XL Middleton & Zackey Force FunkNew Directions In Funk Vol. 4Soul Clap
              The 'New Directions In Funk' series returns with a 45 featuring three giants of the funk / house, DJ Spinna, XL Middleton & Zackey Force Funk. The artists...
              • DJ Spinna / XL Middleton & Zackey Force Funk – Dig
              • DJ Spinna / XL Middleton & Zackey Force Funk – Shotgun Lover
              Dee EdwardsWhy Can't There Be Love / I Can Deal With ThatLuv N' Haight
              All time classic soul cuts from Dee Edwards. Both highly sought after tracks with originals going for big money online. Essential reissue!
              • Dee Edwards – Why Can't There Be Love
              • Dee Edwards – I Can Deal With That
              • 7"£9.99
                Out of stock
              AnacostiaAin't Nothing To It (1978)Tabu Records
              Boogie disco 12"
                • Original 12"£10.00
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                C.J. & CoBig City Sidewalk (1978)Westbound Records
                Promo only Westbound 12" A TOM MOULTON MIX
                  • Original 12"£10.00
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                  SkyyDancin' To Be Dancin' (1984)Salsoul Records
                  USA original Salsoul 12"
                    • Original 12"£8.00
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                    Stanley TurrentineDisco Dancing (1978)Fantasy
                    Jazz funk 12"
                      • Original 12"£8.00
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                      Frankie SmithDouble Dutch Bus / Double Dutch (1980)WMOT Records
                      Early disco rap
                        • Original 12"£7.99
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                        Princess DayOh La La (1986)Dance-Sing Records
                        Great independent label hi energy
                          • Original 12"£8.99
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                          Gospel Majors Of Louisville, KYReach OutJubilee
                          Original gospel lp
                            • Original LP£10.00
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl in shrink
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                            Ernie FieldsRide A Wild Horse / As (1978)Motown
                              • Original 12"£8.00
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                              James CarrTo Love Somebody / These Ain't Raindrops (1969)Goldwax Records
                              Deep southern soul mellow tune. Killer! Mint unplayed Goldwax original.
                              • James Carr – To Love Somebody
                              • Original 7"£15.00
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                              The Jeff Lorber FusionGalaxian (1981)Arista
                                • Original LP£12.00
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                                Ramsey Lewis And Nancy WilsonThe Two Of Us (1984)Columbia
                                  • Original LP£8.99
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                                  Tom Lewis & The Capital Community SingersWe've Got A Story To Tell (1981)Myrrh
                                    • Original LP£15.00
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