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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
    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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    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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    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
    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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    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
      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
      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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        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...
                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
                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
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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
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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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                        Donna SummerFour Seasons Of Love (1976)Casablanca Records
                        Produced by Giorgio Moroder
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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
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                          The MG'sThe MG's (1973)Stax
                          The MGs solo album (without Booker T) released in 1973 on Stax
                            • Cassette Tape £4.99
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                            • Original LP£10.00
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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
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                            MFSBMFSB (1973)Philadelphia International
                            Freddie's Dead, Family Affair, Back Stabbers - killer tunes throughout on this seminal album. USA ORIGINAL VINYL
                              • Original LP£15.00
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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
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                                Narada Michael WaldenGarden Of Love Light (1976)Atlantic
                                Classic jazz soul fusion from 76.
                                  • Original LP£10.00
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                                  Robert PalmerSome People Can Do What They Like (1976)Island
                                  Check the blue-eyed moody soul of "Keep In Touch"
                                  • Robert Palmer – keep in touch
                                  • Original LP£7.99
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                                  Donna SummerOnce Upon A Time... (1977)PYE
                                  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.
                                    • CD£8.99
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                                    • Original 2×LP£9.99
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                                    The New MastersoundsShake ItColor Red
                                    Funky soul and jazz outfit, The New Mastersounds return with a new album 'Shake it'. Fresh Anglo-American collaboration between the band and vocalist Lamar...
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Shake It (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Let's Go Back (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Love They Deserve (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Taking Me Down (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Too Late To Worry (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Layin' Low (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Live Life Free (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Kings & Queens (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Permission To Land (feat. Lamar Williams Jr & Jeff Franca)
                                    • The New Mastersounds – On The Up (S.K.A.) [feat. Lamar Williams Jr]
                                    • The New Mastersounds – Lovely Daze (feat. Lamar Williams Jr)
                                    The KutiMangoesAfrotropismTramp Records
                                    The Kutimangoes return with their third LP, this time for Tramp Records. Funk and soul heavily influenced by African traditions.
                                    • The KutiMangoes – Stretch Towards the Sun
                                    • The KutiMangoes – A Snake Is Just a String
                                    • The KutiMangoes – Call of the Bulbul Bird
                                    • The KutiMangoes – Keep You Safe
                                    • The KutiMangoes – Thorns to Fruit
                                    • The KutiMangoes – Money Is the Curse
                                    • The KutiMangoes – Sand to Soil
                                    Paul & The Tall TreesSo LongBig Crown Records
                                    Breezy soft-rock and psychedelic blue-eyed soul vibes from Paul & The Tall Trees via Big Crown!
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Although We Cry
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Then We'll Leave
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Shining
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Someone To Someone
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Over The Echoes
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Beware
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – My God (I Remember '98)
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Ask Me
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Patiently Awaiting
                                    • Paul & The Tall Trees – Numerous Times
                                    Skool BoyzBreakin' Out / Before You Go (1983)Crossroad Entertainment Corp.
                                    Electro boogie original 12" produced by Bunky Scott
                                    • Skool Boyz – Breakin' Out
                                    • Original 12"£7.00
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                                    Freddie ScottLonely Man (1967)Columbia
                                    Rare soul LP 1967
                                      • Original LP£40.00
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                                      VoyageVoyage 3 (1980)Marlin
                                      French euro disco on TK offshoot Marlin label
                                        • Original LP£10.00
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                                        Ellen McIlwaineWe The People (1973)Polydor
                                        Awesome folk funk LP with the awesome Jimmy Dean
                                          • Original LP£30.00
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