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    Esther PhillipsAlone Again, Naturally (1972)Kudu
    Includes Esther's killer version of Bill Wither's 'Use Me'
    • Esther Phillips – Use Me
    • Original LP£25.00
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    Sault5Forever Living Originals
    From out of nowhere, UK group Sault drop their album debut on Forever Living Originals (home to Little Simz and Kid Sister), channeling post-punk, primal...
    • Sault – Up All Night
    • Sault – Foot On Necks
    • Sault – Why Why Why Why Why
    • Sault – Something’s In The Air
    • Sault – We Are The Sun
    James BrownSuper Bad (Part 1 & Part 2 & Part 3)King
    Killer JB funk. UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The...
    • James Brown – Call Me Super Bad (Part 1 & Part 2)
    • Original 7"£10.00
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    Soulful StringsListen Here (1968)Cadet
    Funky Richard Evans production! Mint unplayed USA 45 original.
    • Soulful Strings – Listen Here
    WarThe World Is A Ghetto (1972)United Artists
    Features the Loft classic "City Country City"! + "World Is A Ghetto" + more!
    • War – City, Country, City
    • War – The World Is A Ghetto
    • Original LP£30.00
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    The Time For Peace Is Now (Gospel Music About Us) [Compiled by Greg Belson]Various ArtistsLuaka Bop
    The Time For Peace Is Now compiles fourteen songs that are a subset of 1970s-era gospel, not directly talking about Jesus or God, but instead tackling...
    • The Little Shadows – Time For Peace
    • Rev. Harvey Gates – It’s Hard To Live in This Old World
    • The Floyd Family Singers – That’s a Sign of The Times
    • Willie Scott & The Birmingham Spirituals – Keep Your Faith To The Sky
    • James Bynum – We We Are In Need
    • The Religious Souls – Condition The World Is In
    • The Triumphs – We Don’t Love Enough
    • The Gospel I.Q.s – Peace In The Land
    • The Soul Stirrers – I’m Trying To Be Your Friend
    • Staples Jr. Singers – We Got a Race To Run
    • Willie Dale – Let Your Light Shine
    • Rev. Harvey Gates – Price of Love
    • The Mighty Reverlaires – Sunshine After Every Rain
    • The William Singers – Don’t Give Up
    • 1. The Little Shadows – Time For Peace
    • 2. Rev. Harvey Gates – It’s Hard To Live in This Old World
    • 3. The Floyd Family Singers – That’s a Sign of The Times
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    Johnnie TaylorWho's Making Love (1971)Stax
    Killer funky soul. Mint UK Stax.
    • Johnnie Taylor – who's making love
    • Original 7"£8.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed Original USA 45
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    MandrillComposite TruthPolydor
    KILLER Early 1973 album from the seminal latin-funk group. Includes "Fencewalk"!
    • Mandrill – Fencewalk
    • Mandrill – Hagalo
    • New LP £12.99
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    Donna SummerBad Girls (1979)Casablanca
    Disco classic double-album featuring "Hot Stuff" and "Bad Girls"...Toot toot, beep beep!
    • Donna Summer – Bad Girls
    • Original 2×LP£9.99
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    Chet IveyDose Of Soul / Get Down With The Geater-Pt. 1Soul Brother Records
    Soul Brother brings you a rarer than rare funky soul gem from Chet (Poison) Ivy. Originals of this much sampled funky soul bomb go for big money online....
    • Chet Ivey – Dose Of Soul
    • Chet Ivey – Get Down With The Geater-Pt. 1
    • 7"£9.99
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    SynthiaTonight You Might / DissolveBig Crown Records
    Big Crown records is proudly presents their first foray into the world of Boogie Synth-Pop with a Big Crown super group of sorts, aptly named Synthia....
    • Synthia – Tonight You Might
    • Synthia – Dissolve
    • 7"£8.99
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    DegoToo Much2000black
    Dego returns on his 2000black imprint with his album, 'Too Much', cooking up a blend of soul, two-step soul, funk, jazz, boogie and R&B. Features a host...
    • Dego – A Strong Move for Truth (feat. Nadine Charles)
    • Dego – Good Morning (feat. Samii)
    • Dego – Remini Dream (feat. Ivana Santilli)
    • Dego – I Don't Wanna Know (feat. Obenewa)
    • Dego – Unknown Faults
    • Dego – Life Can Be Unreal (feat. Sarina Leah)
    • Dego – Too Much (feat. Sharlene Hector)
    • Dego – You Are Virgo
    • Dego – Come of Age
    • Dego – Just Leave It (feat. Lady Alma)
    • Dego – Ogawa Okasan Said Just Play
    • Dego – A Where Pringle Deh
    • Dego – My Standards Are (Not) Too High
    Lord EchoCuriositiesSoundway
    Soundway reissue the 2013 album by New Zealand multi-instrumentalist and producer, Lord Echo. 'Curiosities' finds Echo flexing his dual-mastery of 60's...
    • Lord Echo – Endless Dawn
    • Lord Echo – Lord Echo ft. Toby Laing - Bohemian Idol
    • Lord Echo – Digital Haircut
    • Lord Echo – Street Knowledge
    • Lord Echo – Lord Echo feat. Leila Adu - Molten Lava
    • Lord Echo – Lord Echo feat Mara TK - Put It In My Head
    • Lord Echo – Lord Echo feat Lisa Tomlins - The Creator Has a Master Plan
    WarGalaxy (1977)MCA
    It's a classic! This is the funky disco anthem "Galaxy" by War. Essential!
    • War – Galaxy
    • Original LP£12.00
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    Side EffectWhat You Need (1976)Fantasy
    Seminal debut album produced by Wayne Henderson. Features the original vocal version of the classic jazz funk track "Always There" plus wicked versions...
    • Side Effect – Always There
    • Original LP£20.00
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    • CD£8.99
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    Maceo And All The Kings MenFunky Music MachineSouth Bound
    Classic funk album from James Brown's saxophonist. original=mint unplayed japanese copy with obi band
      • Original LP£35.00
        Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Original japan Vinyl w/obi near mint and unplayed
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      Boz ScaggsSilk Degrees (1976)Columbia
      Includes the seminal 'Lowdown', Lido Shuffle and more.
      • Boz Scaggs – lowdown
      • Original LP£8.99
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      • CD£7.99
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      MaxwellMeltdownTramp Records
      Previously unreleased, funk bomb from Maxwell (who are best known for their 1979 funk classic 'Radiation Funk') issued via Tramp Records!
      • Maxwell – Meltdown
      • Maxwell – Radiation Funk
      BreakwaterRelease The Beast / Let Love InBe With Records
      Two essential electro-funk cuts from Breakwater's indispensable, self-titled LP from 1980, 'Release The Beast' (as sampled by Daft Punk) and the KILLER,...
      • Breakwater – Release The Beast
      • Breakwater – Let Love In
      The O'JaysShip Ahoy (1974)Philadelphia International
      A Gamble & Huff soul classic! Includes 'Ship Ahoy', 'Don't Call Me Brother' and the almighty rare groove/breaks classic 'For The Love Of Money'!
      • The O'Jays – For The Love Of Money
      • Original LP£10.00
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      Timeless LegendDo You Love Me / You're The OneExpansion Records
      Expansion reissue the 12" of Timeless Legend's 'You're The One' - one of the rarest and most in-demand electro-boogie tunes from 1985!
        The Soulful StringsGroovin' With The Soulful Strings (1967)Cadet
        Includes the seminal 'Burning Spear'. Classic Chicago Chess deepness produced by the great Richard Evans in 1967.
        • The Soulful Strings – Burning Spear
        • Original LP£20.00
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        L. V. JohnsonWe Belong TogetherEverland
        Reissue of this rare and in demand soul album from L. V. Johnson. Originally released in 1981, 'We Belong Together' features the modern soul gem, 'I Love...
        • L. V. Johnson – I Love You I Want You
        • L. V. Johnson – I Don't Really Care
        Bill BrandonThe Streets Got My LadyExpansion Records
        Expansion Records reissue Bill Brandon's classic 1977, upbeat, modern soul gem. Big dancefloor filler! Originals are scarcely seen and are go for big bucks...
        • Bill Brandon – The Streets Got My Lady
        • Bill Brandon – Whatever I Am, I'm Yours
        • 7"£9.99
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        Leon WareRainbow DeuxBe With Records
        Posthumously released album from the great Leon Ware, featuring musical contributions from the likes of Kamasi Washington, Thundercat, Ronald Bruner Jr,...
        • Leon Ware – Rainbow Deux
        • Leon Ware – Let Love In
        • Leon Ware – Sigh
        • Leon Ware – The Darkest Night
        • Leon Ware – Surrender Now
        • Leon Ware – Summer Is Her Name
        • Leon Ware – Are You Ready
        • Leon Ware – Streets (Keep Me Runnin’)
        • Leon Ware – Samba Dreams
        • Leon Ware – Let’s Go Deep
        • Leon Ware – We Should Be Laughin’
        • Leon Ware – Wishful Thinking
        • 2×LP£23.99
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        Patterson TwinsLet Me Be Your LoverAcid Jazz
        Acid Jazz reissue this reissue of this ultra rare album featuring the modern soul / disco essential, 'Gonna Find A True Love'!
        • Patterson Twins – Gonna Find A True Love
        Jimmy 'Soul' ClarkSweet Darlin' (1967)Black Magic
        Monster Northern Soul tune, 2 great sides with both the vocal and instrumental. 70s issue of 1967 Popcorn Wyllie production. MINT UNPLAYED COPY
        • Jimmy 'Soul' Clark – Sweet Darlin'
        • Jimmy 'Soul' Clark – Sweet Darlin' (Instrumental)
        • Original 7"£40.00
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        Lou RawlsCarryin' On (1966)Capitol
        From Lou's classic period on Capitol produced by David Axelrod, and as the sleevenotes say: Lou - easy and natural; sidemen - loose and groovy!
          • Original LP£15.00
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          Jack AshfordHotel SheetEverland
          Reissue of Jack Ashford's rare 1977 album, 'Hotel Sheet' with a facsimile of the sought-after, withdrawn sleeve (first press)! Features the MONSTER modern...
          • Jack Ashford – Hotel Sheet
          • Jack Ashford – I’ll Fly To Your Open Arms
          • Jack Ashford – This Ain’t Just Another Dance Song
          • Jack Ashford – Hi Mom Hi Al
          • Jack Ashford – Shar
          • Jack Ashford – Get Right On Top (Cause I Need Someone)
          • Jack Ashford – Baby I’m So Glad
          • Jack Ashford – Funky Disco Party
          Milt Matthews Inc.Milt Matthews Inc. (1970)Commonwealth United Records
          Superb soulful folk funk original vinyl. Check the audio. RARE
          • Milt Matthews Inc. – I'm Gonna' Get 'Cha
          • Original LP£40.00
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          Larry Page OrchestraErotic Soul / I'm Hooked On You (1976)London Records
          Nice library style funky disco
          • Larry Page Orchestra – Erotic Soul
          • Original 7"£8.00
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          Patrick HernandezBorn To Be Alive (1979)Columbia
          It's a camp classic disco 12" ORIG USA 12" Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
          • Patrick Hernandez – Born To Be Alive
          • Original 12"£8.99
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          Esther PhillipsFor All We Know (1976)Kudu
          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...
            • Original LP£10.00
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            The Music Inside Me - 30 Soul Gems & Lost GroovesVariousExpansion Records
            This 30 track, 2CD collection is compiled by one of the UK’s most prolific soul radio presenters, Tony Monson. He is also co-owner of Solar Radio and...
              Sampa the GreatThe ReturnNinja Tune
              Sampa the Great explores classic hip hop, funk, soul and ancient Southern African sounds on this album for Ninja Tune. Features production from JonWayne,...
                Sequoyah MurrayBefore You BeginThrill Jockey
                Debut LP from Atlanta vocalist Sequoyah Murray. "Before You Begin" explores futuristic electronics, West and North African polyrhythms, gospel vocals and...
                  Carlton Jumel Smith & Cold Diamond & MinkWoman You Made MeTimmion
                  Timmion releases yet another dancefloor scorcher from the '1634 Lexington Avenue' album by NYC soul hero, Carlton Jumel Smith.
                  • Carlton Jumel Smith & Cold Diamond & Mink – Woman You Made Me (feat. Cold Diamond & Mink)
                  • Carlton Jumel Smith & Cold Diamond & Mink – Woman You Made Me (Instrumental)
                  MachineThere But For The Grace Of God Go I (1979)RCA
                  KILLER and classic disco 12"
                  • Machine – There But For The Grace Of God Go I
                  • Original 12"£12.00
                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Orig USA 12" in house bag
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                  Geater DavisSweet Woman's Love (1970)House Of Orange
                  Deep Southern Soul produced by Allen Orange in Memphis. VG- condition
                  • Geater Davis – Sweet Woman's Love
                  • Original 7"£10.00
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                  Secret WeaponMust Be The Music (1981)Prelude Records
                  Original USA Prelude vinyl
                  • Secret Weapon – Must Be The Music (Vocal Version)
                  • Original 12"£15.00
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                  The O'JaysSurvival (1975)Philadelphia International Records
                  Sound of Philadelphia
                    • Original LP£9.99
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                    People's ChoiceBoogie Down U.S.A. (1975)Tsop
                    Features the monster Philly disco tune "Do It Any Way You Wanna"!!
                      • Original LP£9.99
                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl some sleevewear
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                      Harvey MasonFunk In A Mason Jar (1978)Arista
                      Classic jazz-funk album featuring Merry Clayton on the rare groove fave "Till You Take My Love". Recommended !
                        • Original LP£12.00
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                        Velvet NegroniNeon Brown4AD
                        Lush, spectral R&B and haunting soul vibes from 4AD signing, Velvet Negroni!
                        • Velvet Negroni – One One
                        • Velvet Negroni – Wine Green
                        • Velvet Negroni – Kurt Kobain
                        • Velvet Negroni – Poster Child
                        • Velvet Negroni – Confetti
                        • Velvet Negroni – U.DUNNO
                        • Velvet Negroni – Choir Boy
                        • Velvet Negroni – Scratchers
                        • Velvet Negroni – Nester
                        • Velvet Negroni – Feel Let
                        • Velvet Negroni – Ectodub
                        Ohio PlayersContradiction (1976)Mercury
                        Boogie funk, 76
                          • Original LP£8.99
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                          Betty WrightLovin' Is Really My Game (1978)T.K. Disco
                          Orig Miami Sound USA 12" on TK Disco
                          • Betty Wright – Lovin' Is Really My Game (With No Audience)
                          • Original 12"£8.99
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                          KleeerKeeep Your Body Workin' (1978)Atlantic
                          Classy boogie funk disco 12"
                          • Kleeer – Keeep Your Body Workin' (Vocal)
                          • Original 12"£7.99
                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Orig USA 12" in shrink
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                          Swamp DoggCuffed, Collared & Tagged (1972)Cream Records (4)
                          Wicked deep southern soul mint condition LP
                          • Swamp Dogg – Complication No. 5
                          • Swamp Dogg – You Say You Trust Your Mother
                          • Swamp Dogg – Your Last Dirty Trick
                          • Swamp Dogg – Knowing I'm Pleasing Me & You
                          • Original LP£25.00
                            Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Original = Original USA Vinyl

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                          Donna SummerFour Seasons Of Love (1976)Casablanca Records
                          Produced by Giorgio Moroder
                            • CD£8.99
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                            PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia (1974)RCA
                            Great funky soul album from 1974, includes 'Inner City Blues' and 'Keep On Trucking'. USA ORIGINAL VINYL MINT ORIG. SHRINKWRAP OPENED ONCE
                              • Original LP£18.00
                                Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-ORIGINAL = Original USA Vinyl mint sealed opened once

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