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    ThundercatIt Is What It IsBrainfeeder
    Anticipated album release, produced by Flying Lotus and Thundercat himself, features musical contributions from Ty Dolla $ign, Childish Gambino, Lil B,...
    • Thundercat – Lost In Space / Great Scott / 22-26
    • Thundercat – Innerstellar Love
    • Thundercat – I Love Louis Cole (feat. Louis Cole)
    • Thundercat – Black Qualls (feat. Steve Lacy, Steve Arrington & Childish Gambino)
    • Thundercat – Miguel's Happy Dance
    • Thundercat – How Sway
    • Thundercat – Funny Thing
    • Thundercat – Overseas (feat. Zack Fox)
    • Thundercat – Dragonball Durag
    • Thundercat – How I Feel
    • Thundercat – King Of The Hill
    • Thundercat – Unrequited Love
    • Thundercat – Fair Chance (feat. Ty Dolla $ign & Lil B)
    • Thundercat – Existential Dread
    • Thundercat – It Is What It Is
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    Yazmin LaceyMorning MattersOwn Your Own Records
    New material from key, UK soul music voice, Yazmin Lacey. 'Morning Matters' features appearances from Femi Koleoso and Ife Ogunjobi of Ezra Collective,...
    • Yazmin Lacey – Own Your Own
    • Yazmin Lacey – Morning Matters
    • Yazmin Lacey – Lately
    • Yazmin Lacey – Morning Sunrise
    • Yazmin Lacey – Not Today Mate
    Weldon Irvine I Love YouAthens Of The North
    LONG OUT OF PRINT!!!! BACK IN PRINT!!!! 100% ESSENTIAL SEMINAL cut from Weldon Irvine featuring DON BLACKMAN's truly soulful vocals. Essential, conscious...
    • Weldon Irvine – I Love You (feat. Don Blackman)
    • Weldon Irvine – What's Going On?
    GQLies Athens Of The North
    LONG OUT OF PRINT!!! BACK IN PRINT!!!Played By Theo Parrish 2 Deep Disco Classics on 45 for the first time! Two gems ‘Lies’ and ‘Is It Cool?’...
    • GQ – Lies
    • GQ – Is It Cool?
    Split Decision Band Watchin' Out Athens Of The North
    BACK IN PRINT!!!!! Holy Grail deep disco from Des Moines, Iowa! Solid unforgiving driving funky disco, flipped with a crazy Funkadelic style stoner funk...
    • Split Decision Band – Watchin' Out
    • Split Decision Band – Dazed
    BileoYou Can WinAthens Of The North
    Back in stock! KILLER, ultra rare, super loud disco two-sider from the brilliant Athens of the North label.
    • Bileo – You Can Win
    • Bileo – Let's Go
    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)
    Straight Jacket Greatest Part of Loving YouAthens Of The North
    BACK IN PRINT!!! Amazing Detroit Modern soul / boogie 45. Very very sought after lovely record brought back into the limelight by Athens Of The North!
    • Straight Jacket – Greatest Part Of Loving
    • Straight Jacket – Fun
    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
    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
    • LP (Coloured Vinyl) + Download Code£23.99
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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
      Kassa OverallI Think I’m GoodBrownswood Recordings
      On 'I Think I’m Good', the second full-length from Seattle-raised, Brooklyn-based drummer and composer, Kassa Overall, the fast-rising musician masterfully...
      • Kassa Overall – Visible Walls
      • Kassa Overall – Please Don’t Kill Me (feat. Joel Ross & Theo Croker)
      • Kassa Overall – Find Me (feat. J Hoard)
      • Kassa Overall – I Know You See Me (feat. J Hoard & Melanie Charles)
      • Kassa Overall – Sleeping on the Train
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      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
      Tony Allen & Hugh MasekelaRejoice
      Two long-time associates of the legendary Fela Kuti come together on Rejoice. Afrobeat drumming pioneer Tony Allen and the (now sadly departed) South African...
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        Solomon BurkeGet Out Of My Life WomanAtlantic
        Tough, tough funky version! check the break! ORIGINAL USA ISSUE VINYL 45
        • Solomon Burke – Get Out Of My Life Woman
        • Original 7"£30.00
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        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
          Tone B. NimbleSoul Is My Salvation Chapter 3Rain&Shine
          Two crucial, dancefloor friendly gospel cuts featuring The Gospel Truth's 'He Can Do It' - a super rare cut - and, on the flip, the instrumental version...
          • The Gospel Truth – He Can Do It
          • McKinley Sanifer – I Am The Vine (Instrumental)
          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
          Gil Scott-HeronI'm New Here (10th Anniversary Expanded Edition)XL Recordings
          "In February 2010, the late, legendary musician, poet and author Gil Scott-Heron released his thirteenth, and last, studio album. First conceptualised...
          • Gil Scott-Heron – On Coming from a Broken Home (Pt. 1)
          • Gil Scott-Heron – Me and the Devil
          • Gil Scott-Heron – I'm New Here
          • Gil Scott-Heron – Your Soul and Mine
          • Gil Scott-Heron – Parents (Interlude)
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          Khruangbin & Leon BridgesTexas SunDead Oceans
          Texan R&B singer Leon Bridges teams up with psychedelic wanderers Khruangbin on this lush, hallucinatory, dream collaboration!
          • Khruangbin & Leon Bridges – Texas Sun
          • Khruangbin & Leon Bridges – Midnight
          • Khruangbin & Leon Bridges – C-Side
          • Khruangbin & Leon Bridges – Conversion
          • 12" EP£13.99
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          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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          Marvin GayeMore TroubleTamla
          Unreleased and alternate tracks from Marvin Gaye’s SEMINAL and CLASSIC blaxploitation soundtrack! Features an unedited version of the much sampled '“T”...
          • Marvin Gaye – Main Theme From Trouble Man (2) (Alternate Take With Strings)
          • Marvin Gaye – “T” Plays It Cool (Unedited)
          • Marvin Gaye – Poor Abbey Walsh, Part 2 (Take 1)
          • Marvin Gaye – Trouble Man (Extended Version)
          • Marvin Gaye – Theme From Trouble Man (Vocal Version)
          • 1. Main Theme From Trouble Man (2) (Alternate Take With Strings)
          • 2. “T” Plays It Cool (Unedited)
          • 3. Poor Abbey Walsh, Part 2 (Take 1)
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          Various Artists On Jump StreetWelcome To The Club (1987)Jump Street
          Compilation on Jump Street of early electro/garage/house that's... "Dedicated to the spirit of the Paradise Garage (1976-1987 R.I.P)"!
            • Original LP£20.00
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl, cutout top right

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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
            Billy MitchellBlue City Jam (1984)Pausa Records
              • Original LP£7.99
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              The BrothersDon't Stop Now (1976)RCA Victor
              Wicked funky disco lp
                • Original LP£18.00
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original UK LP Vinyl,
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                ParletInvasion Of The Booty Snatchers (1979)Casablanca
                  • Original LP£25.00
                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl, original copy some wear to sleeve
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