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    Giuliano SorginiOccultoFour Flies Records
    **Deep, esoteric soundtracks with heavy, b-boy style breaks and bad trip electronics from the 70s - Cherrystones fans check!** Four Flies Records returns...
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Nella Foresta
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Messa Nera
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Telecinesi
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Sabbath
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Talismano
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Ombre Minacciose
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Nella Nebbia
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Catacombe
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Oscuri Presagi
    Jimi TenorAulosPhilophon
    Funk, soul and Afrobeat mutations from the mind of Jimi Tenor!
    • Jimi Tenor – Sugar And Spice
    • Jimi Tenor – Small Things
    • Jimi Tenor – Aulos I
    • Jimi Tenor – Ten Dimensions
    • Jimi Tenor – Afroeuropean
    • Jimi Tenor – Aulos II
    • Jimi Tenor – Vocalize My Luv
    • Jimi Tenor – Lover's Bridge
    • Jimi Tenor – 128 Cosmic Rock
    • Jimi Tenor – My Baby
    • Jimi Tenor – Ki' Igba
    • Jimi Tenor – Aulos III
    Mr Bongo Record Club: Vol. 4Various ArtistsMr Bongo
    Volume 4 in the 'Mr Bongo Record Club' continues in the same mould as with previous editions; a selection of staff favourites and rare lost gems from the...
    • – James Reese & The Progressions - Throwing Stones (Kenny Dope Mix)
    • – Azwon - Paradise Island
    • – Idrissa Soumaoro, L´Eclipse De L´ I.J.A. - Nissodia (Mike D Remix)
    • – Zé Roberto - Lotus 72 D (Fast)
    • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£23.00
      Limited pink vinyl edition!
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    Little Barrie & Malcolm CattoQuatermass SevenMadlib Invazion
    Rock breaks and sci-fi fuzz from UK legends Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto, landing on Madlib's Madlib Invazion label!
    • Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto – Rest in Blue
    • Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto – You're Only You
    • Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto – Repeater #2
    • Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto – T.R.A.B.S.
    • Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto – Steel Drum
    • Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto – After After
    • Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto – Repeater #1
    Giuliano SorginiTelecinesiFour Flies Records
    **Killer b-boy/breakbeat business!** Four Flies issue this limited, funky-as-f*ck, horror movie style 45 from the archive of cult, Italian composer Giuliano...
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Telecinesi
    • Giuliano Sorgini – Telecinesi (Drums)
    Freda PayneWe've Gotta Find A Way Back To Love / Two Wrongs Don't Make A RightPressure Makes Diamonds
    **As sampled by ATCQ on 'Ham 'N' Eggs'!** Killer modern soul/funk cut from 1973 produced by the legendary Holland–Dozier–Holland team!
    • Freda Payne – We've Gotta Find A Way Back To Love
    • Freda Payne – Two Wrongs Don't Make A Right
    Soul Togetherness 2020: Fifteen Modern Soul Room GemsVarious ArtistsExpansion
    Fifteen, must-have modern soul room gems - some absolute belters on here from Tower of Power, Will Downing, Cool Million and more!
    • – Tower Of Power - Addicted To You
    • – Carmichael Musiclover - Pure Sweetness
    • – DW3 - Never Gonna Stop
    • – Lou Draws - Come Over
    • – Charlie Wilson - Forever Valentine
    • – Will Downing - Right Where You Are
    • – Super DB - Kool Funk (Chris Bangs Extended Remix)
    • – JB Rose - Back To Love
    • – Johnny Baker - It's Your Night
    • – Randy Hall - A Beautiful Dream
    DemaeLife Works Out... UsuallyTouching Bass
    Wicked, earthy soul vibes from Demae featuring appearances from Fatima (Eglo Records), Joe Armon-Jones, Ego Ella May and Nala Sinephro! Ace.
    • Demae – People Are Weird
    • Demae – Basic Love
    • Demae – Help Me Live
    • Demae – Stuck In A Daze (with Ego Ella May)
    • Demae – Ford
    • Demae – Use It
    • Demae – Let Go (with Joe Armon-Jones)
    • Demae – Seasons Change
    The Diabolical LibertiesHigh Protection & The Sportswear MysticsOn The Corner Records
    The Diabolical Liberties return with 'High Protection & The Sportswear Mystics', their anticipated long-player for On The Corner Records! Expect more,...
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Bigger Than You
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Shopping Trolley Voodoo
    • The Diabolical Liberties – High Protection (feat. Emma-Jean Thackray)
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Crack The Skies Of America
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Sliders
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Dancing Out My Modern Mind
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Fix My Battery
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Then We Were Money
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Rudeboys In Outa Space
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Strange World
    • The Diabolical Liberties – Chicken Run The High Street
    The Key To Our Love Vol​.​1Various ArtistsSymphonical
    An ESSENTIAL collection of utterly obscure and rare, super-sweet low-rider/gangster/chicano soul compilation via Symphonical records! "Dedicated to the...
    • Laurene LaVallis – Key To Our Love
    • The Precisions – Take A Good Look
    • Mike Adame – Chicanita
    • The Nu-Rons – I'm A Loner
    • Living Funk – Fool's Love
    • Charisma – Don't Act Surprised
    • Taste Of Love – Love Meditation
    • Elvans Road – Can I
    • Steve Parks – Still Thinking Of You
    Mark JohnsonDaydream / Soakin In The SunshineIzipho Soul
    Breezy soul classic originally CD only from 1995 - reissued via Izipho Soul on a 45 for the first time ever. Positive vibes in the place!
    • Mark Johnson – Daydream
    • Mark Johnson – Soakin In The Sunshine
    Stone Foundation (feat. Paul Weller)Deeper Love100%
    Balearic business from Stone Foundation featuring a vocal from the "modfather" himself, Paul Weller! Limited 7" copies available! Style Council vibes in...
    • Stone Foundation (feat. Paul Weller) – Deeper Love (feat. Paul Weller)
    • Stone Foundation (feat. Paul Weller) – Love’s Getting Deeper (Good Vibes Mix)
    Rena ScottDriftin' On A DreamIzipho Soul
    **Previously unreleased quality soul** 'Driftin' On A Dream' was penned in 1982 by Rena Scott herself and the late, great Skip Scarborough, and recorded...
    • Rena Scott – Driftin' On A Dream
    • Rena Scott – Kick It
    RushingI Want To Be In LoveIzipho Soul
    Previously unreleased, deep soul ballads from 1987 from this Chicago vocalist known simply as 'Rushing'.
    • Rushing – I Want To Be In Love
    • Rushing – Tell Your Boyfriend
    The Shaolin AfronautsFlight Of The AncientsFreestyle Records
    **Repress of this awesome Afrobeat/ethio-jazz album from 2011!** Heavily inspired by the sounds of 1970's West Africa, Ethiopia and the pioneering avant-garde...
    • The Shaolin Afronauts – Journey Through Time
    • The Shaolin Afronauts – Rise With The Blind
    • The Shaolin Afronauts – Flight Of The Ancients
    • The Shaolin Afronauts – Shaolin Theme
    • The Shaolin Afronauts – Kilimanjaro
    • The Shaolin Afronauts – Shira
    • The Shaolin Afronauts – The Quiet Lion
    • The Shaolin Afronauts – The Scarab
    Tru Thoughts Covers 3Various ArtistsTru Thoughts
    Ace label showcase featuring jazz, broken-beat and soul from the likes of Mark De Clive-Lowe, Sly5thAve, J-Felix and more!
    • – SUb_modU - Water No Get Enemy
    • – J-Felix - Be Thankful For What You Got Feat. Sol Goodman
    • – Soul Central - Teen Town
    • – Mark De Clive-Lowe & The Rotterdam Jazz Orchestra - Caravan
    • – Magic Drum Orchestra - Original Nuttah Feat. Bunty (DJ Madd Remix)
    • – Adam Prescott & Deemas J - They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.) (Version)
    • – Sly5thAve - Super Rich Kids
    In One PieceIn One Piece (feat. Rodney Franklin)Mukatsuku
    Rare, funky soul from the George Semper archives with In One Piece. Produced and featuring Rodney Franklin on jazzy organ the vocal side features Cindy...
    • In One Piece – In One Piece (feat. Rodney Franklin)
    • In One Piece – In One Piece (Unreleased Instrumental) (feat. Rodney Franklin)
    Ronnie FosterDelight (1979)CBS
    Top fusion from keyboardist Foster with heavyweight accompaniment from Ndugu Chancler, George Benson, Phyllis Hyman and more.
    • Ronnie Foster – Argentina
    • Original LP£10.00
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    Kutiman feat. Melike SahinElimi Tut EPSiyal Music
    Following their sublime collaboration, 'Sakla Beni', production wiz Kutiman and Turkish songstress Melike Sahin reunite on Anatolian psych nugget, 'Elmi...
    • Kutiman feat. Melike Sahin – Elimi Tut
    • Kutiman feat. Melike Sahin – Elimi Tut (Karaoke)
    Joe SimonTwo Sides Of Joe Simon: The Sound Stage 7 StoryCharly
    Wicked compilation contrasting Simon’s much overlooked up-tempo northern soul output backed with his chart-topping ballads.
    • Joe Simon – Long Hot Summer
    • Joe Simon – Travelling Man
    • Joe Simon – Put Your Trust In Me (Depend On Me)
    • Joe Simon – When
    • Joe Simon – I Got A Whole Lot Of Lovin'
    • Joe Simon – He Girl's Alright With Me
    • Joe Simon – Don't Let Me Lose The Feeling
    • Joe Simon – No Sad Songs
    • Joe Simon – Help Yourself (To All My Lovin')
    • Joe Simon – Just A Dream
    • Joe Simon – The Chokin' Kind
    • Joe Simon – Farther On Down The Road
    • Joe Simon – What Makes A Man Feel Good
    • Joe Simon – Moon Walk (Part 1)
    • Joe Simon – Come On & Get It
    • Joe Simon – Nine Pound Steel
    • Joe Simon – A Teenager's Prayer
    • Joe Simon – Misty Blue
    Deniece ChandlerWonder LoveCharly
    Her early Chicago recordings on Toddlin' Town Records, from the late 60s, brought together for the first time, including bonus and previously unreleased...
    • Deniece Chandler – Love Is Tears
    • Deniece Chandler – I'M Walking Away
    • Deniece Chandler – Yes, I'M Ready
    • Deniece Chandler – You'Ve Hurt Me Now
    • Deniece Chandler – I Don'T Wanna Cry
    • Deniece Chandler – Good Bye, Cruel World
    • Deniece Chandler – Come On Home To Me Baby
    • Deniece Chandler – Shy Boy
    • Deniece Chandler – Mama, I Wish I Stayed At Home
    • Deniece Chandler – I'D Believe Him
    • Deniece Chandler – Just One Time
    • Deniece Chandler – I'm Not Like The Others
    • Deniece Chandler – How Can I Tell My Mom And Dad
    • Deniece Chandler – Glorious Feeling
    • Deniece Chandler – Hey, Baby
    • Deniece Chandler – Shy Boy
    Rikki AaronSay What's On Your MindCordial Recordings
    'Say What's On Your Mind' by Rikki Aaron was the song that brought Rikki to the fore within the rare soul scene. UK producer Ourra gives it some new life...
    • Rikki Aaron – Say What's On Your Mind (Ourra Mix)
    • Rikki Aaron – Say What's On Your Mind (Stripped Back Version)
    Ramsey LewisFantasy (1985)Columbia
    Orig vinyl in great condition
      • Original LP£10.00
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      Family of SwedeSet You Free (Long Mix)Cordial Recordings
      **Big spin for Gilles Peterson finally gets a release!** Killer cosmic soul vibes from Family of Swede finally on a 12" in it's full 12 min glory! Also...
      • Family of Swede – Set You Free (Long Mix)
      • Family of Swede – Mellow
      • Family of Swede – Life
      Alyson WilliamsRaw (1989)Def Jam Recordings
        • Original LP£8.99
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        Eighties LadiesTurned On To You / I Knew That LoveExpansion
        Nice reissue of this classic rare groove tune from '81 produced by Roy Ayers and Edwin Birdsong, originally released on Ayers' Uno Melodic label.
        • Eighties Ladies – Turned On To You
        • Eighties Ladies – Sing Me
        • Eighties Ladies – I Knew That Love
        The Soul Of New OrleansA Legacy Of Rhythm And BluesSwallow Publications
        Great book featuring studies and interviews with lots of 60s New Orleans legends. RECOMMENDED.
        AnansiAnansi (1984)Ebusia Records
          • Original LP£10.00
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          Motown: Hot Wax, City Cool, Solid Goldby J. Randy TaraborrelliDolphin Doubleday
          Great book and pix
          • Original Book (800g)£30.00
            Out of print secondhand book in good condition some ageing to cover - edge wear, v.small tear, creasing on back, sticker on front
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          Stevie WonderBy John Swenson
          Great pics and bio!
          • Original Book (500g)£10.00
            Secondhand paperback in great condition​
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          Chaka KhanCK (1988)Warner Bros
          1988 lp
            • Original LP£8.99
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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            Hubert LawsFamily (1980)Columbia
            Family fusion for the Laws with sister Debra taking vocals on the title cut, a rare groove classic!
              • Original LP£10.00
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              GQ GQ Two (1980)Arista
              Original boogie funk soul
                • Original LP£20.00
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                Gerald AlbrightJust Between UsAtlantic
                  • Original LP£7.99
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                  George BensonLivin' Inside Your Love (1979)Warner Bros
                  Includes 'Love Ballad' 
                    • Original 2×LP£8.99
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                    The Salsoul OrchestraNice 'N' Naasty (1976)Salsoul
                    Killer funky disco produced by Vince Montana on Salsoul, 1976. USA gatefold original.
                    • The Salsoul Orchestra – Nice 'N' Naasty
                    • The Salsoul Orchestra – Nightcrawler
                    • Original LP£10.00
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                    Thank God It's FridayOriginal Movie Soundtrack (1977)Casablanca
                    A more credible Saturday Night Fever. Nuff tunes! 2xLP plus bonus 12" Original = Original UK LP Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG 100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
                      Stevie WonderSomeday At Christmas (1978)Tamla
                      Stevie does christmas
                        • Original LP£12.00
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                        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!
                          • Original LP£15.00
                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl gatefold sleeve
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                          MtumeYou, Me And He (1984)Epic
                          Great 80s boogie
                            • Original LP£10.00
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                            Quincy JonesBack On The BlockQwest Records
                              • Original LP£8.00
                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGSticker tear removal mark top right
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                              Dorothy Moore The Dorothy Moore AlbumEmbassy (1980)
                                • Original LP£9.99
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                                Banda Achilifunk & OJOI Believe In MiraclesLovemonk
                                Party-starting, latin rumba versions of the Jackson Sister's rare groove classic 'I Believe In Miracles' backed with a version of 'Ain't No Stopping Us...
                                • Banda Achilifunk & OJO – I Believe In Miracles
                                • Banda Achilifunk & OJO – No Nos Pararán
                                Captain SkyPop Goes The CaptainPast Due
                                Jerome Derradji’s Past Due label reissues cult funk album from 1979 by Chicago's Captain Sky! Features the cosmic disco-funk classic, 'Moonchild'!
                                • Captain Sky – Moonchild
                                Robert CrayStrong PersuaderMercury
                                  • Original LP£8.00
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                                  Wanted Funky SoulVarious ArtistsWagram
                                  Stone cold funk and soul classics featuring Al Green, Bobby Byrd, The 9th Creation and more!
                                    The TimeWhat Time Is It? (1983)Warner Bros. Records
                                      • Original LP£20.00
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                                      SlaveMake BelieveIchiban Records
                                        • Original LP£10.00
                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original vinyl in fantastic condition
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