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    Eric DolphyOut To Lunch!Blue Note
    Eric Dolphy's most adventurous album. Recorded in February 1964.
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      John ColtraneDakarPrestige (1957)
      Stellar Coltrane recorded for Prestige in 1957. John Coltrane - tenor saxophone Cecil Payne - baritone saxophone Pepper Adams - baritone saxophone Mal...
        John Coltrane And Johnny HartmanJohn Coltrane And Johnny HartmanImpulse! (1963)
        Classic Impulse 1963, produced by Bob Thiele. John Coltrane quartet does the classics with baritone vocalist Johnny Hartman.
          John ColtraneSoultranePrestige (1958)
          This excellent John Coltrane Quartet album was recorded in New Jersey on February 7, 1958 with two ex-members of Miles Davis's 1955/56 quintet, pianist...
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            Tsegué-Maryam GuèbrouEthiopiques 21: Ethiopia SongBuda Musique
            An outstanding pianist and a remarkable composer, Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guébrou, now a Christian nun in a Jerusalem monastery, recorded...
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – The Homeless Wanderer
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – The Last Tears Of A Deceased
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – A Young Girl's Complaint
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – The Mad Man's Laughter
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – Presentiment
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – Mother's Love
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – Ballad Of The Spirits
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – The Song Of The Sea
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – Homesickness
            • Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou – Golgotha
            Lonnie Liston SmithExpansions (Single Edit) / A Chance For PeaceBGP
            Ultimate Jazz-Funk floorfiller on a nice 7" press, backed with another of LL Smiths magical journeys The ultimate jazz funk floor-filler released on...
            • Lonnie Liston Smith – expansions (single edit)
            • Lonnie Liston Smith – A chance for peace
            Eric DolphySeven Classic AlbumsReal Gone Jazz
            Hard Bop and 'Third Stream' synthesis of jazz and classical on these 7 albums from multi-instrumentalist Eric Dolphy (sax, clarinet, flute etc.)
            Sam RiversFuchsia Swing SongBlue Note
            Great mid-60s album featuring the tracks Cyclic Episode and Beatrice! One of the greatest modern moments on Blue Note – ever! From the cover,...
            • Sam Rivers – Fuchsia Swing Song
            • Sam Rivers – Downstairs Blues Upstairs
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            Le Professeur InlassableEastern Jerk / Akileus Featuring Jamie WoonInlassable
            Le Professeur Inlassable from Paris teams up with London's sultry-voiced singer Jamie Wood on the haunting cinematic track "Akileus". On the flip "Eastern...
            • Le Professeur Inlassable – eastern jerk
            • Le Professeur Inlassable – akileus featuring jamie woon
            Miles DavisNefertiti (1967)Columbia
            Absolute classic album from Miles Davis' 'second classic quintet' with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Tony Williams...superb! By 1967...
            • Miles Davis – nefertiti
            • Miles Davis – fall
            • Miles Davis – riot
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            Miles DavisMy Funny Valentine - Miles Davis In ConcertCBS
            Legendary live quintet performance from 1964 with Herbie Hancock, George Coleman, Ron Carter and Tony Williams
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              Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom EnsembleSoul Translation: A Spiritual SuiteUniversal Sound
              Soul Jazz Records/Universal Sound are releasing “Soul Translation: A Spiritual Suite" a superb lost USA deep jazz independent private-press album originally...
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – Temptation
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – The Word
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – Song of Searching
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – Spiritual Travelers
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – Masters of The Bourchakoun
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – Silent Jubilation
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – Tenth Door
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – Aquarian Voices
              • Donald Alexander Strachan and The Freedom Ensemble – Soul Release
              Leon ThomasThe Creator 1969-1973: The Best Of The Flying Dutchman MastersBGP
              Cross section of the great recordings that Leon Thomas made for Bob Thiele's Flying Dutchman. It covers the relatively straight-ahead pieces from his...
                Gil Scott-HeronA Father And Son StoryLMH Publishing
                Leslie Gordon Goffe takes a look at the up and down life of revolutionary singer and poet Gil Scott-Heron, who received a Grammy Lifetime Acheivement...
                Brainstorm featuring Chico FreemanThe Mystical Dreamer (1989)In and Out
                Saxophonist Chico Freeman fusion independent European release
                McCoy TynerSahara (1972)Milestone
                Heavyweight deep, deep jazz.
                  Incredible Kai Winding Trombones, The The Incredible Kai Winding Trombones (1961)Impulse
                  Original copy of 1972 stereo pressing in good condition USA original gatefold vinyl. Produced by Creed Taylor
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                    Elvin JonesIllumination! / Dear John C. (1963/1965)Impulse
                    2 LPs on 1 CD. Includes the killer modal track 'Half and Half' and loads more. Deep and essential IMpulse albums Jones brought in McCoy Tyner and Jimmy...
                      Albert AylerLove Cry / The Last Album (1971/1969)Impulse
                      Originally released separately on Impulse, this two-fer combines saxophonist Albert Ayler's 1967 release Love Cry and The Last Album, which came out two...
                        Oliver LakeNtu: Point From Which Creation Begins (1971)Universal Sound
                        VINYL COMES WITH FREE DIGITAL DOWNLOAD VOUCHER FROM OUR WEBSITE ONLY! Soul Jazz Records/Universal Sound are reissuing jazz composer Oliver Lake's Ntu:...
                        • Oliver Lake – Africa
                        • Oliver Lake – Tse'lane
                        • Oliver Lake – Electric Freedom Colors
                        • Oliver Lake – Eriee
                        • Oliver Lake – Zip
                        Joe Henderson In' N Out Blue Note
                        Killer work from Joe Henderson – back when he was blowing with a fire that kind of died out in later years, working with a fierce young group that featured...
                        • Joe Henderson – In 'N Out
                        • Joe Henderson – Punjab
                        • Joe Henderson – Serenity
                        • Joe Henderson – Short Story
                        • Joe Henderson – Brown's Town
                        Herbie HancockTakin' Off (1962)Blue Note
                        Herbie Hancock's debut album in 1962 launched a phenomenal career. Features Freddie Hubbard and Dexter Gordon and includes the seminal 'Watermelon Man".
                        • Herbie Hancock – watermelon man
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                        MoondogMoondog and His FriendsHonest Jons Records
                        1953 Epic release, reissued by Honest Jons. This one comes recommended yo. Bizarre jazz maverick tracks, percussion heavy.
                        • Moondog – Theme and variations - rim shot
                        • Moondog – Suite no. 1
                        CayenneRoberto Who..? (1981)Groove Production
                        Classic UK latin jazz cut of 'Little Sunflower' and more
                        • Cayenne – little sunflower
                        • Cayenne – la ratonerra
                        Stan KentonThe World We Know (1967)Capitol Records
                        Easy big band covers from bandmaster Kenton.
                          Cleo LaineAll About Me (1962)Fontana
                          Old school with a touch of jazz dance feel. Orchestrated by Johnny Keating. UK pressing.
                          • Cleo Laine – I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
                          Miles Davis Porgy and Bess (1958)CBS Records
                          Seminal and controversial album recorded under the direction of Gil Evans in 1958. 
                            Bill Black's ComboBill Black's Combo Play The Blues (1964)Hi Records
                            Early Hi release recorded at Royal Recording Studio, Memphis, Tenn. ORIGINAL.
                              TV Sound and ImageBritish Television, Film and Library Composers 1956-80Soul Jazz Records
                              The 36 track 2CD album comes with 50-page book featuring text, biographies and photography. It also comes in a limited run two volume double-vinyl super-loud...
                              • Barry Stoller – Condition Red
                              • Pentangle – Light Flight
                              • Geoff Love – Three Days Of The Condor
                              • The Tony Hatch Sound – Man Alive
                              • Richard Denton and Martin Cook – Tomorrow's World
                              • Brian Fahey – At The Sign Of The Swinging Cymbal
                              • Bullet – The Contract Man
                              • Syd Dale – Man Friday
                              • The Laurie Johnson Orchestra – Echo Four Two
                              • Keith Papworth – Hard Hitter
                              • John Barry – The Persuaders
                              • Roy Budd – Getting Nowhere In A Hurry
                              • The Simon Park Orchestra – Dawn to Dusk
                              • The Marylebone Orchestra – Fiesta Numero Uno
                              • Birds 'n' Brass – Sort of Soul
                              • Johnny Gregory and his Orchestra – The Avengers
                              • Johnny Harris – Fragment of Fear
                              • Roy Budd – Get Carter
                              • Neil Richardson – Guide Path
                              • Brian Bennett – Canvas
                              • Wil Malone – Death Line
                              • Syd Dale – Huckleberry Fine
                              • The Harry Roche Constellation – Spiral
                              • The Ivor and Basil Kirchin Band – Jungle Fire Dance
                              • The Laurie Johnson Orchestra – The New Avengers Theme
                              • James Clarke – Folk Song
                              • The Reg Tilsley Orchestra – Strike Rich
                              • The Barry Gray Orchestra – Joe 90
                              • Keith Mansfield – Soul Thing
                              • CCS – Whole Lotta Love
                              • Syd Dale – Artful Dodger
                              • John Gregory – Jaguar
                              • Nick Ingman – Down Home
                              • Barbara Moore – Steam Heat
                              • Alan Parker – Angels
                              • Alan Moorhouse – Face Up
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                              Gil Scott-HeronThe Best Of Gil Scott-HeronSony Music
                              A fantastic introduction to the man and his genius at an incredible price.
                                Gil Scott-HeronThree Original Album ClassicsArista
                                This collection contains 3 albums from 1980 to 1982- 'Real Eyes', 'Reflections' and 'Moving Target' - stored in cardboard sleeves. It is a great collection...
                                  Thelonious MonkStraight, No Chaser (1967)Columbia
                                  A truly outstanding album from start to finish. Many catchy tunes with the incredible talent of Thelonious Monk. This album goes from strength to strength....
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                                    Herbie HancockMr Hands (1980)Columbia
                                    Harvey Mason, Bill Summers, Bennie Maupin, Paul Jackson et al. Includes the killer fusion of 'Shiftless Shuffle'.
                                    • Herbie Hancock – shiftless shuffle
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                                    Weather ReportProcession (1983)Columbia
                                    Late period Weather Report- funk, world music jazz - definitely an album that belongs in any fusion fan's collection. ORIGINAL = Original UK Vinyl VG+...
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                                      Jaco PastoriusJaco Pastorius (1976)Epic
                                      Weather Report bass man showcases his solo skills on "Donna Lee" and goes heavy on the jazz dance classics "Kuru/Speak Like A Child" and "Used To Be A...
                                      • Jaco Pastorius – kuru/speak like a child
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                                      Miles DavisMilestones (1958)Columbia
                                      Seminal modal jazz LP from the late 'fifties featuring John Coltrane!
                                      • Miles Davis – Milestones
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                                      Miles DavisRound About Midnight (1956)Columbia
                                      Miles began his 30 year run at Columbia records with this album, a bop masterpiece. The individual strengths of each player that made this group so good...
                                        Miles DavisFilles de Kilimanjaro (1969)Columbia
                                        This excellent album marks the transition point between Miles Davis' mid-sixties acoustic modal work with his second classic quintet and his early seventies...
                                        • Miles Davis – Tout de Suite
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                                        Miles DavisIn A Silent Way (1969)Columbia
                                        Late 60s deep electric jazz. Recommended. With Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Joe Zawinul and Tony Williams.
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                                          Miles DavisSketches of Spain (1960)Columbia
                                          Classic Miles album, produced and arranged by Gil Evans, with a beautiful take on Rodrigo's 'Concierto De Aranjuez'. 2xCD Deluxe 50th Anniversary version...
                                            Art Blakey And The Jazz MessengersA Night In Tunisia (1960)Blue Note
                                            There are more versions of 'A Night In Tunisia' than perhaps any other jazz tune - but this is the mother of them all. Art Blakey on drums, Lee Morgan...
                                              Herbie HancockCantaloupe Island Blue Note
                                              This formidable recording neatly summarises Herbie Hancock's work in the 60s. The title track, Cantaloupe Island, provided inspiration for US3, who sampled...
                                                Herbie HancockMy Point Of ViewBlue Note
                                                Brilliant, less-well-known Herbie Hancock album featuring a larger group than usual with guitar and trombone! Check the superb "King Cobra"! Recommended!
                                                • Herbie Hancock – Blind Man, Blind Man
                                                • Herbie Hancock – King Cobra
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                                                Alphonse MouzonMind Transplant (1975)Blue Note
                                                Powerhouse fusion drumming from Mouzon with a young Lee Ritenour on guitar
                                                  John ColtraneBlue Train (1957)Blue Note
                                                  Late 50s hard bop, Coltrane's second on Blue Note. Killer line-up: John Coltrane – tenor saxophone, bandleader Paul Chambers – double bass Kenny...
                                                  • John Coltrane – moment's notice
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                                                  Horace SilverHorace-Scope (1960)Blue Note
                                                  By the time of this album - July 1960 - the Horace Silver Quintet was like a well-oiled machine. Horace Silver plus Junior Cook (ts), Blue Mitchell (t)...
                                                    Wayne ShorterThe All Seeing Eye (1965)Blue Note
                                                    Wayne Shorter, Freddie Hubbard, Alan Shorter (Wayne's brother), Grachan Moncur, James Spaulding, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Joe Chambers. Hardcore and...
                                                    • Wayne Shorter – The All Seeing Eye
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                                                    Donald ByrdA New Perspective (1963)Blue Note
                                                    Remarkable 1963 album with Hank Mobley, Kenny Burell, Herbie Hancock & gospel choir! includes the classic 'Cristo Redentor'. Killer and deep!
                                                      Wayne ShorterJuju (1964)Blue Note
                                                      Saxophonist Shorter is joined by Coltrane's seminal rhythm team - McCoy Tyner, Reggie Workman and Elvin Jones. Deep and seminal.
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                                                        Hank Mobley Roll Call (1960)EMI
                                                        Roll Call is an album by jazz tenor saxophonist Hank Mobley. Considered one of his best alongside Soul Station (also recorded in 1960), Roll Call features...