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    Jazz funk classic! Pic sleeve!
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    Classic funky disco bomb
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    Definitive, deluxe, remastered edition of this Prince classic! Inc. 7" edits, 12" mixes and promo versions
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    Loft stylee- WICKED funky soulful proto-disco groover
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    Philly blue-eyed Soul prod by Gamble and Huff, arranged by Richard Rome! Mint original unplayed 45
    Second album from LA based band Brainstory on the ever-reliable Big Crown label. Stunning fusion of rock, funk and soul produced by Leon Michels!
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    (This is Rasputin's Stash under shortened name!) FUNK on Curtom Records. MIX by Leroy Hutson!
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    Funky disco bomb tune - A Tom Moulton Mix. USA ORIGINAL LABEL PRESSING
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    Superb debut from King Lagoon's Flying Swordfish Dance Band, who filtered their tropical psychedelia through the prism of post-exotica and frenetic batucada. Also expect to hear the influence of whirling soukous funk, rumba; finding that spot between Martin Denny, Yma Sumac and Eden Ahbez. Killer release!
    This is a great collectable for Motown fans. There are many pictures and much historical information for Stevie Wonder, the Isley Brothers, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Lionel Richie, the Commodores, and Diana Ross.
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    **RIYL Numero's peerless Personal Space compilation or the music of the great soul music hero, Darondo!** Lo-fi soul album from a collective of UK producers including Tom Funk, Jamie McShane, Daniel Maunick, Lascelle Gordon, Des Morgan, Gary Lammin and Kevin King; with vocal duties taken up with New York based Ed Holley.
    **A collection of previously unreleased uptempo dancefloor gems alongside the slower downtempo songs from soul troupe, The Edwards Generation!** The Edwards Generation are a family group that was lead by the legendary Duke Record's Chuck 'Bullfight' Edwards. The group originated in Pittsburgh before moving to San Francisco in the mid 1970s. They self...
    Funk outfit led by Parliament-Funkadelic drummer Jerome Brailey, originally released in 1980.
    Nice moody funky soul tune.Mint unplayed original USA 45
    Tough version of Harold Melvin's disco bomb Bad Luck and loads more 
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    Top tier, funk and jazz instrumentals from key players of the current West Coast scene, The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble!
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      Limited 'coke bottle clear' vinyl edition in a numbered, gatefold sleeve.
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    Groovy Jazz tune from Memphis Tennesee. This is Charlie Rich under the alias of Bobby Sheridan!
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    Deep tune! Unplayed original USA 45. VG
    Moody tune!
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    Monster Northern Soul tune, 2 great sides with both the vocal and instrumental. 70s issue of 1967 Popcorn Wyllie production. MINT UNPLAYED COPY
    • Original 7"£40.00
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    Seminal soulful album, so many tracks on this Philly album from 1975 - "Stop And Think", "Love Epidemic" and loads more. Killer!
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    CRAZY sweet synth funk disco instrumental! Check the audio and you won't get it out of your head! Cenpro Records 1975 UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl NM- /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or your money back!
    Hot on the heels of "I Feel Love", Donna again teamed up with Giorgio Moroder and Pete Bellotte for this disco fairy tale, recorded in Munich, 1977.
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    Following on from "What A Diff'rence A Day Makes" a year earlier, Esther continues with disco-boogie arrangements by guitarist Joe Beck, updating standards such as "Unforgettable", "Fever", "Caravan" and a killer laid back latin-tinged version of "Going Out Of My Head"!
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    Another monster, soulful 45, taken from Carlton Jumel Smith's debut album from earlier this year. Tight vibraphone licks, and some tasty trumpet blasts from Jukka Eskola! HUGE!
    Earth Rot is visionary composer/arranger/producer David Axelrod’s third album, and the last of his Capitol trilogy. Recorded as a concept album about the decrepit state of the environment in 1970 Los Angeles, and scheduled for release on the first Earth Day, it features choral vocals and marks a departure for Axelrod’s signature sound, which would...
    The groovier side of the Iron Curtain is uncovered by Funk Embassy Records via this killer 11-track compilation! Featuring music recorded between 1974-1988, the album reconnects long lost funk, disco, soul, jazz, instrumentals, library music and covers from the Estonian Radio archives. This is the sound of ESSR (Estonian Soviet Socialist Republic) as...
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    Includes the massive deep funk classic 'I Get Lifted'
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    Atangana Records presents its 4th releases, beginning a new collaboration with Henri Debs & Fils imprint. With this compilation EP, gathering rare and unpublished titles, Déni Shain and his team aim to dust off the archives of the label and allow as many people as possible to discover the pearls of the French Caribbean Islands.
    Classic soul/funk Produced by Maurice White
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    Reissue of this wicked '76 modern soul cut from Oakland, California group, Family Of Swede! Backed with a sweet, deep soul ballad.
    Featuring the Balearic classic "State Of Independence"!
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    Includes the classic title song - two-step bomb tune!
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    BBE's offshoot label Alim Music continues its output with this 45 featuring two monster cover versions performed by Sunlightsquare. First up is ‘Hanging Tough’, an obscure Latin disco-jazz cut backed with a rendition of Rodney Franklin’s 1980 hit ‘The Groove’, a staple among the jazz-funk aficionados!
    Pre-Ingram incarnation The Ingram Family - HEAVY rare groove funk tune
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    Wicked funk soul disco tune
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    Heavy fusion funk
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    Jamila Woods releases 'LEGACY! LEGACY!' It’s her first full-length project since 2016’s superb 'HEAVN'. The earthy soul music of 'LEGACY! LEGACY!' includes production from oddCouple, Peter Cottontale, and Slot-A. It features Saba, Nico Segal, Nitty Scott, and others. The tracks are named after influential figures like Eartha Kitt, Jean-Michel Basquiat,...
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    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!
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    Wicked funky tune.
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    Two 60s female vocal R'n'B groovers. MINT UNPLAYED USA 45
    Very rare southern funky rock/blue eyed soul from Bobby Lance - who recorded just two albums First Peace (1971) and this one in 1972. Features on Soul JAzz Records' Delta Swamp Rock. Whilst the first album was recorded in Muscle Shoals, this one was recorded in New York.
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      Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Very good and RARE USA orig. gatefold sleeve and mint vinyl in orig. shrinkwrap opened once. KILLER!

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    It's a classic!Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl VG only /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' money-back guarantee!
    Northern soul monster!
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    Produced by Bill Laswell and featuring Material. This is a serious New York Art Funk/Post-Punk/No Wave meets New York Disco/Garage/Loft release! Check the wicked electro of 'B-Boys".
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    • Original 12"£6.99
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    Great stuff from Bohannon, 1983, with an updated 'Let's Start The Dance'.
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    Drum-machine soul, funk, disco and boogie from Buffalo, NYC. Rare 7" singles and previously unreleased tracks presented as an album for the first time! This album collates the breadth of Key & Cleary's recordings from 1970 until the mid 1980s, both the songs issued on rare 7" singles (inc. their sought-after masterpiece 'What It Takes To Live' - a...
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      Limited hand-numbered gatefold LP w/ booklet + download code.
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    Dynamite Cuts presents the best cuts from Roy Ayers' classic LP, Mystic Voyage. Features the essential rare groove dancer "Brother Green", and "Life is just a moment”...both on 7" for the first time!
    Jazz-funk fusion at it's finest, featuring Bill Summers, Paul Jackson, Ray Parker Jr. and Jaco Pastorius.
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