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    NewbanNewban & Newban 2 BBE
    Picture Kool & The Gang recording on Black Jazz, Strata-East or Perception, this is the land from which Atlantic Starr (who later became Newban) came....
    • Newban – Father Time
    • Newban – Why Did You Desert Me?
    • Newban – Fatback Sally
    • Newban – Hungry Grin
    • Newban – Greenburgh
    • Newban – Rhythm & Rhyme
    • CD£9.99
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    • 2×LP£14.99
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    St. Vincent's LatinairesSt. Vincent's Supersound Latinaires OrchestraSoulfriere
    Here we have an original copy of one of the rarest, most sought after Funk / Tropical albums of all time ! Includes the legendary versions of 'Roasted...
    • St. Vincent's Latinaires – Roasted or Fried
    • St. Vincent's Latinaires – Hot Pants I'm Coming
    • Original LP£750.00
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    Thelma HoustonThe Mowest Album : Expanded EditionSoul Music
    Thelma Houston was the impressive MoWest 1972 debut by the talented songstress whose first album, the 1969 Jim Webb-produced "Sunshower” LP was critically...
      • CD£11.99
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      Sandy BarberThe Best Is Yet To ComeBBE
      A much sought after album by soul songstress Sandy Barber, featuring the brilliant title track and 'I think I'll do some stepping on my own' Recommended..
        • CD£9.99
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        Lee Fields Faithful Man Limited 45Truth & Soul
        Limited edition 45 of Faithful Man with a stripped-down, "bare bones" version on the flip. Side A is the album version of Faithful Man, which has quickly...
        • Lee Fields – Faithful Man
        • Lee Fields – Faithful man - bare bones version
        • 7"£7.99
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        Twin Cities Funk And SoulSecret Stash
        The Twin Cities of Minneapolis & St Paul, Minnesota have a rich R&B history dating back to the 60s. From sweet soul to full on dance floor funk,...
        • maurice williams and the champions – sock-a-poo-poo '69 (part 1)
        • jackie harris and the champions – work your flapper (part 1)
        • wanda davis – save me
        • Willie walker – there goes my used to be
        • 2. maurice williams and the champions – sock-a-poo-poo '69 (part 1)
        • 3. jackie harris and the champions – work your flapper (part 1)
        • View full info and tracklisting
        • CD£13.99
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        Soul CalSoul Cal: Funky Disco & Modern Soul 1971-1982Now Again
        Soul, Disco and Funk gems from the sunshine state! Collected here are the best seventies independent soul-ensembles, dug out and dusted off by the...
        • luther davis – you can be a star
        • u.p.c all stars – don't get discouraged
        • pure essence – wake up
        • rhythm machine – put a smile on time
        • 2xLP + Download Code£21.99
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        • CD + Book (200g)£15.99
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        The Black Seeds The Black Seeds Now Again
        Soul and funk recorded by US army servicemen during the height of the Vietnam War and released as albums by the US army as recruitement tools. Archival...
        • The Black Seeds – Ain't No Sunshine
        • 2×LP£15.99
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        The Alan Parsons ProjectPyramidMusic On Vinyl
        Pyramid is the third album by The Alan Parsons Project and was originally released in 1978. The album contains numerous references to the Egyptian pyramids,...
        • The Alan Parsons Project – What Goes Up...
        • The Alan Parsons Project – The Eagle Will Rise Again
        • Original LP£7.99
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        Lex De Azevedo Saturday's Warrior (1974)Embryo
        Deep weird funk soundtrack (USA gatefold double vinyl original)
        • Original 2×LP£12.00
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        Al ReedShake 'Em UpTramp
        Two monster R&B tracks arranged by legendary New Orleans producer Wardell Quezerque, propely reissured for the first time. Al Reed recorded a handful...
        • Al Reed – 99 44/100 Pure Love
        • Al Reed – shake 'Em up
        • 7"£6.99
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        Loving On The Flipside Sweet Funk and Beat-Heavy Ballads, 1969-1977Now Again
        Picking up where Soul Cal left off with another essential collection from the Now Again camp 21 rare and unreleased sweet funk and soul tracks from 1969-1977. ...
        • Darling Dears – I Don’t Think I’ll Ever Love Another
        • ddie Finley & The Cincinnati Show Band – Treat Me Right Or Leave Me Alone
        • Thomas East – Slippin’ Around
        • Little Janice – Since You’ve Been Gone
        • Black Conspirators – Love
        • 1. Darling Dears – I Don’t Think I’ll Ever Love Another
        • 2. ddie Finley & The Cincinnati Show Band – Treat Me Right Or Leave Me Alone
        • 3. Thomas East – Slippin’ Around
        • View full info and tracklisting
        • CD + Book (200g)£15.99
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        • 2×LP + Book (650g)£28.99
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        James Mason Nightgruv / I Want Your Love Rush Hour
         Proto-house and rare groove classic re-issue! James Mason is best known for his hard-to-find soul-jazz classic album 'Rhythm Of Life' which included...
        • James Mason – Nightgruv (Original mix)
        • James Mason – Nightgruv (Unreleased Longer edit)
        • James Mason – I Want Your Love
        • 12"£7.99
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        Joe ThomasGet In The Wind (1978)T.K
        Crossover funky disco jazz from flautist Joe Thomas. Mint original copy with original shrinkwrapping still on (opened).
        • Joe Thomas – Two Doors Down
        • Original LP£8.00
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        Where The Soul Of Man Never DiesA Treasury Of Caucasian-American GospelSocial Music
        Great stuff from Mississippi associates — 'old-timey sacred songs, gospel bluegrass, Pentecostal pandemonium'.
          • LP£13.99
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          Jamaican Gospel Vol. 2Put No Blame On The MasterSocial Music
          Amazing stuff, never before anthologized! This compilation collects Jamaican gospel music from the '60s + '70s. We guarantee you've never heard anything...
          • Joan Creary And Anthony – When I Look Back
          • Otis Wright – Some Day
          • Pilgrim Gordon And Berry – Yes I Know
          • Faith Brothers – There's Someone Who Cares
          • LP£16.99
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          Tommie Young Shreveport SoulstressBackbeats
          Compiled by soul detective Dean Rudland, one of the most under-rated female vocalists of all time – the unique and captivating Tommie Young. Demand...
          • Tommie Young – Hit And Run Lover
          • CD£6.99
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          Delta Swamp Rock Volume 2More Sounds From The South 1968 - 75: At The Crossroads Of Rock, Country And SoulSoul Jazz Records
          New on Soul Jazz Records, the second volume of Delta Swamp Rock continues to journey into the heartland of the American south, exploring the musical links...
          • Area Code 615 – Ruby
          • Captain Beyond – Sufficiently Breathless
          • Bobbie Gentry – Touch 'Em With Love
          • Cowboy – Houston
          • Marshall Tucker Band – Fire On The Mountain
          • Cher – For What It's Worth
          • Bobby Lance – Somewhere In Between
          • Tony Joe White – Who's Making Love
          • Barefoot Jerry – The Minstrel Is Free At Last
          • Gregg Allman – Midnight Rider
          • Bobbie Gentry – Something In The Way He Moves
          • Area Code 615 – Devil Weed and Me
          • Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed – Tennessee Stud
          • Joe South – No Fence Around Me
          • Cowboy – Road Gravy Chase
          • Lynyrd Skynyrd – Free Bird
          • Grinderswitch – Let The South Wind Blow
          • Captain Beyond – Thousand Days Of Yesterdays
          • The Box Tops – Deep In Kentucky
          • Earl Scruggs – Lonesome and a Long Way From Home
          Carmen LundyGood Morning Kiss (1986)Blackhawk
          Superlative jazz vocals with a line-up that includes Harry Whitaker, Cecil Bridgewater, Bobby Watson and more. Original vinyl issue.
            • Original LP£12.00
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            Cyril Saturday Night Peoples Potential Unlimited
            Ultra 80's boogie on PPU! The Chuck "Cyril" Walker Collection (1980-1985), featuring 8 rare tracks highlighting the career of this Charlotte, NC keyboardist...
            • Cyril – Will You Show Up
            • Cyril – So Proud
            • Cyril – Freedom
            • Cyril – Won't You Serve Him
            • Cyril – Too Quick
            • CD£12.99
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            • LP£16.99
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            Weldon IrvineCosmic Vortex + Sinbad + Spirit ManGet on Down
            Weldon Irvine's "Cosmic Vortex", "Sinbad" and "Spirit Man" all in a 3 x CD boxset!
              • 3×CD£16.99
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              Father's ChildrenFather's ChildrenVocalion
              Audiophile reissue of this sought-after funky LP from East-Coast 8-Piece 'Father's Children' - as celebrated by Numero.  Includes monster rare groove...
              • Father's Children – hollywood dreaming
              • Father's Children – dance do it
              • Reissue LP£15.99
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              • CD£10.99
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              Chain ReactionIndebted To You (1977)Gull
              Lovingly re-issued by the expert Vocalion team, 'Indebted to You' is an overlooked chunk of sweet, melodic, funky soul from Chain Reaction. Formed of Bruce...
              • Chain Reaction – Why Can't We Be Lovers
              • Chain Reaction – Hogtied
              • Reissue LP£15.99
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              Roy Porter The Story Of Roy Porter Sound Machine 1971-1975Tramp
              Tramp return with an unmissable collection from ultra cool jazz/funk musician Roy Porter! Starting out as a drummer for Charlie Parker in the late 40's,...
              • Roy Porter – jessica (vocal)
              • Roy Porter – funky twitch
              • Roy Porter – waver-ing
              • Roy Porter – love you
              • Roy Porter – wow
              • Roy Porter – panama (vocal)
              • LP£16.99
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              • CD£9.99
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              David PorterInto A Real Thing (1971)Enterprise Records
              Rare funk/soul gatefold original USA vinyl
                • Original LP£18.00
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                Syl JohnsonUptown Shakedown (1978)Hi
                Funky vocalist Syl Johnson, released on HI Records. USA ORIGINAL VINYL
                  • Original LP£12.00
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                  Johnnie Taylor Rated Extraordinaire / Ever Ready Soul Brother
                  These two albums from '77 and '78 were produced by Don Davis and are quality 70's soul throughout.'Your Love Is Rated X' is a classic mid tempo stepper,...
                  • Johnnie Taylor – your love is rated x
                  Marlena Shaw Who Is This Bitch, Anyway?SoulMusic Records
                  Classic 1975 Blue Note album by the wonderful Marlena Shaw! Includes killers "Feel Like Makin' Love" and "Been Away Too Long".
                  • Marlena Shaw – Feel Like Making Love
                  • CD£9.99
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                  Brother Ali Mourning In America And Dreaming In ColorRhymesayers
                  Mourning In America and Dreaming In Color finds Brother Ali reborn and rejuvenated. Hard-hitting, autobiographic rapping, Ali teams up with seasoned producer...
                  • Brother Ali – only life i know
                  • Brother Ali – stop the press
                  • CD£10.99
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                  Masqueraders, TheEverybody Wanna Live On (1975)ABC
                  Mid 70s funky vocal soul group. USA ORIGINAL VINYL
                    • Original LP£8.99
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                    Walter JacksonFeeling Good (1976)United Artists
                    Sound of Chi-town soul, 1976, from legendary soul singer Jackson, produced by the legendary Carl Davis. USA ORIGINAL ISSUE VINYL (cutout sleeve bottom...
                      Swamp DoggFinally Caught Up With Myself (1977)Musicor records
                      Rare southern boogie funk by the Dogg joined by his group, the RIders of the New Funk.
                        • Original LP£8.99
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                        Dionne WarwickLove at First Sight (1977)Warner Home
                        Produced by the hit production team of Steve Barri and Michael Omartian (Rhythm Heritage's number one pop hit "Theme From S.W.A.T,"), Dionne Warwick's...
                          • Original LP£6.99
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                          L.T.DLove to the World (1976)A&M Records, INC.
                          Boogie funk, produced by Larry and Fonze Mizell. 
                            • Original LP£12.00
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                            Ronnie LawsMr. Nice Guy (1983)Capitol Records
                            Saxophonist Laws is joined by heavyweight fusion masters Paul Jackson (The Headhunters), Roland Bautista, Hubert Laws and more.
                              • Original LP£6.99
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                              The Lounge LizardsNo Pain For Cakes (1987)Antilles
                              Evan and John Lurie head-up the laid back spiky no wave New York jazz that is the Lounge Lizards. Rare album!
                                • Original LP£12.99
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                                Platinum HookPlatinum Hook (1978)Motown
                                Debut boogie funk release on Motown.
                                  • LP£7.00
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                                  Dionne WarwickWithout Your Love (1985)Arista
                                  Mid 80s release from classic singer.
                                    • Original LP£6.99
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                                    Billy Paul360 Degrees Of Billy PaulBig Break Records
                                    Classic Billy Paul album  - features the huge hit "Me & Mrs Jones", his version of "Let's Stay Together" and "It's Too Late" plus three bonus...
                                      • CD£10.99
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                                      Light Of The WorldLight Of The WorldBig Break Records
                                      1979 debut album from UK funk band and forerunners of the British jazz-funk scene, Light Of The World.  The album includes hit "Swingin" and features...
                                      • Light Of The World – Swingin'
                                      • CD£10.99
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                                      Holy Spirit Spiritual Soul & Gospel Funk From Shreveport's Jewel Records Harmless
                                      U.S. independent Funky Soul and Gospel from one of the greatest, funkiest gospel labels ever, Jewel Records based in Louisana.  Founded in a humble...
                                      • the meditation singers – trouble's brewin
                                      • soul stirrers – i'm trying to be your friend
                                      • ernest franklin – trying times
                                      • the hopson family – prayer will take you there
                                      • 2×CD£14.99
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                                      Lee Fields Faithful Man Truth & Soul
                                      INSTRUMENTAL NOW IN STOCK!!! The hotly tipped new album from soul veteran Lee Fields, produced by Truth & Soul's in-house team Jeff Silverman and...
                                      • Lee Fields – faithful man
                                      • Lee Fields – i still got it
                                      • Lee Fields – you're the kind of girl
                                      • Lee Fields – wish you were here
                                      • CD£12.99
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                                      • Instrumental LP£14.99
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                                      Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra Reel To Reel Ubiquity
                                      *CD & Digital Album download included with LP* Best album we have heard from Shawn Lee for some time! Funky, raw, psych-funk and soul.
                                      • Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra – boomwack
                                      • 2×LP£16.99
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                                      Rhythm MachineRhythm MachineNow Again
                                      Indianapolis' legendary Rhythm Machine is one of the rare funk bands that transitioned between eras of funk's history seamlessly, creating awesome funk...
                                      • Rhythm Machine – You Got Action, You Got Me
                                      • Rhythm Machine – Thought My Love Was Fine
                                      • Rhythm Machine – Everybodys Chippin
                                      • 2×LP£15.99
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                                      Antibalas Antibalas Daptone
                                      Brooklyn-based 12-piece Afrobeat band Antibalas return reunited with co-founder Gabriel Roth, who was at the helm for their first three well-received albums...
                                      • Antibalas – dirty money
                                      • Antibalas – the rat catcher
                                      • Antibalas – ari degbe
                                      • LP£17.99
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                                      The Best of Perception & Today RecordsComplied by DJ Spinna & BBE SoundsystemBBE
                                      Perception Productions, a New York based label that ran from the late 60s through until 1974, was a strangely eclectic affair. When Perception closed...
                                      • 2×CD£10.99
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                                      • LP 1£14.99
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                                      • LP 2£14.99
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                                      Della Reese & Gloria LynneDella Reese & Gloria Lynne (1962)Allegro Records
                                      Spotlight on two female jazz singers with the Al Hibbler group accompanying.
                                        • Original LP£7.99
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