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    U Know Me Records proudly presents a special album showcasing Polish drumming scene - each track was produced by a different drummer - these are their portraits. Features the incredible Marcin Rak, from SOTU favourites EABS.
    Colin Curtis selects key jazz-dance classics from the Muse records archive! Essential floor-filling cuts from the likes of Mark Murphy, Dom Um Romao, Eric Kloss and more!
    From 1963 to 2014: "Peace Chant - raw deep and spiritual jazz" exhibits 51 years of music. A well matched anthology with sounds to dive into, hard rhythms to dance to and vocals to meditate on. Loads of lost bullets on here...check it!
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    Part 2 in the Peace Chant - Raw, Deep and Spiritual Jazz series. Another great collection of rare and lost jazz gems from around the world.
    Acoustic jazz and abstract electronics from Finnish trio 3TM. 'Lake' is a collection of nine originals tracks ranging from the looping, hypnotic compositions such as first single 'Laws Of Life' to the delicacy of tracks such as 'Woods'. Melodic, deep jazz music.
    77:78 release their debut album 'Jellies' via Heavenly Recordings, new musical project of Aaron Fletcher and Tim Parkin of The Bees.
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    Abstract Orchestra focus in on the work of hip hop legend MF DOOM, with big band jazz covers of classic tracks / breaks used from the man behind the mask!
    Abstract Orchestra seeks to reflect the diversity of music sampled by hip-hop, tribute to the work of the late, great and hugely influential producer J Dilla. 
    CLASSIC reissue: Cannonball Adderley, Alto Sax; Bill Evans, Piano; Percy Heath, Bass; Connie Kay, drums. All tracks recorded in New York in 1961. Nuff said.
    "Live at 'The Club'" boasts the cover of this 1966 album. Of course, this turned out to be a lie, as did the entirety of the original liner notes. Mercy, Mercy, Mercy was not recorded at that Chicago venue, but instead at Capitol Studios in Los Angeles. (The ruse was a favor to the club owner.) The hollering audience was comprised of invited guests...
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    Classic soul jazz recorded in New York 1958. Cannonball Adderley + Milt Jackson on vibes, Wynton Kelly piano, Percy Heath bass, Art Blakey drums.Original USA Vinyl LP VG-  /Sleeve G+High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if...
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    Collection of six cuts from the master.
    Compiled from his work on Riverside, including "Brother John" and "Work Song'
    Beautiful Cannonball Adderley with orchestra. USA Mono 
    Recorded in Belgium 1962 w/ Cannonball and Nat, Sam Jones, Yusef Lateef, Joe Zawinul and Louis Hayes. Includes Gemini and Work Song.
    WICKED deep jazz funky groover! KILLER. Original USA 7"Vinyl VG- ( unplayed but fair amount of background pops) /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!
    Groundbreaking soul jazz instrumentalist Cannonball in the zone with brother Nat on cornet, Bobby Timmons on piano, Sam Jones and Louis Hayes in the rhythm section.
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    Reissue of this cult ‘70s SteepleChase LP by trumpeter Nat Adderley. The tight arrangements, funky themes and great playing from a group that includes saxophonists John Stubblefield and Ken McIntyre, plus drummer Buddy Williams make it a must for DJs, vinyl enthusiasts and jazz fans alike.
    Late (1986) Nat Adderley quintet w/ Larry Willis, Walter Booker, Sonny Fortune and Jimmy Cobb. Deep jazz.Original cassette tape (still sealed)
    Second, stunning album release by Greek Afro-jazz troupe, Afrodyssey Orchestra. 'Under the Sun' is a journey of sound through West African percussion, jazz and traditional Greek melody. Ace.
    Superb super-super-rare unplayed Ethiopian ORIGINAL vinyl in original picture sleeve! A thing of great beauty! Awesome vocals of Mahmoud Ahmed and the killer Dahlack Band.  Ahmed is one of the legendary figures of the Ethiopian music scene, who rose from being a shoe-shine boy to handyman at the Arizona Club, after-hours hangout...
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    AAC M heavyweights - Steve McCall, Henry Threadgill, Fred Hopkins
    Soul Jazz Records are re-releasing Airto Moreira’s classic album ‘Samba de Flora’, out of print for 30 years ever since its original release in 1988. The album is very limited to just 1000 copies only, pressed on both vinyl and CD. The impact of Airto Moreira in both the world of American jazz and in Brazilian music is unparalleled. At the start...
    American composer and drummer Pheeroan AkLaff's celebrated ‘House of Spirit:Mirth’ features in our recent revolutionary jazz records book (compiled by Gilles Peterson and Stuart Baker). This album was originally released in 1979 on the composer Oliver Lake's bespoke private-press label Passin Thru' Inc., a not for profit label 'dedicated...
    Soul Jazz Records/Universal Sound are releasing “Soul Translation: A Spiritual Suite" a superb lost USA deep jazz independent private-press album originally self-published by Donald Alexander Strachan and the Freedom Ensemble on Triad Music Concepts in 1975. This great soulful/spiritual jazz album was the only album that Strachan released and consequently...
    5" x 7" Original speia tones photograph!
    Killer 50s jazz film featuring Patrick McGoohan (from 'The Prisoner') playing an ambition-crazed drummer who will stop at nothing to get a deal and his own band. Acting and playing in the film are Tubby Hayes, Dave Brubeck and Charlie Mingus. We kid you not! A wicked jazz film 10/10 Region 2 (Europe) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KoqZK-UzlpU
    Long time Fela Kuti drummer Tony Allen drops a new album for 2017 - a hybrid fusion of jazz and Afrobeat!
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    Latin Fusion 89
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    Brazilian guitarist extraordinaire. Includes version of Mas Que Nada. Original UK pressing
    Original 1963 UK presing. Brazilian jazz guitarist virtuoso.
     
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    Originally 1969 album. Gatefold USA pressing.Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+/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!
    40% OFF!!!! UK PAPERBACKEartha Kitt was a skinny, mixed-race woman with an odd, angular face, who seduced fifties white America into thinking that she was, in the words of Orson Welles, 'the most exciting woman in the world'. She could count Marilyn Monroe, T.S. Eliot, Prince Philip and Albert Einstein among her friends and admirers, and was almost...
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    Nancy Ames absoulutely killer latin brazil jazz dance tunes - 'Carcara' and '1-2-3'. BIG Dingwalls classics! 100% essential - rocks any dancefloor.
     
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    Rare jazz vocals LP on Atlantic
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    Rare jazz vocals album - original USA vinyl
     
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    Haitian singer - rare Lp includes nice version of Work Song Original USA LP Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG100% 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!
    Neil Ardley's 'A Symphony of Amaranths' reissued by Wah Wah records, is a perfect example of what was boiling in the UK jazz scene in 1972. An absolutely killer, bonkers, out-there and utterly unique record featuring narration by Ivor Cutler!
    The wildly-talented keys player returns with a luminous jazz-funk masterstroke for Brownswood Recordings!
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    This debut album, by prodigious keys player, composer and producer Joe Armon-Jones, is buoyant, celebratory and welcoming. With a background in jazz, he draws from influences in dub, hip-hop and soul. He’s part of London’s young, jazz-influenced music scene. Drawn from that same close-knit circle, the album features the likes of Moses Boyd, Nubya...
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    Blissful deep jazz experiments from Arp explore fourth world music, avant-garde and minimalism in this album; drawing comparisons to Don Cherry, Midori Takada, Jon Hassell and Alice Coltrane.
    Recorded during their prolific period in Paris in the summer of '69.