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    Lion YouthRat A Cut BottleVirgo Stomach
    Back In Stock..Classic late 70s U.K. sound system roots tune produced by John Rubie with full 12" dub on the b-side. clean and loud pressings now with...
    • Lion Youth – Rat A Cut Bottle
    • Lion Youth – Rat A Cut Dub
    Ruby RushtonOverture 1 / Yardley Suite22a
    Two brand new heaters from the Tenderlonious led jazz quartet, Ruby Rushton! "Overture 1" finds keys maestro Aidan Shepherd laying down some dubbed-out,...
    • Ruby Rushton – Overture 1
    • Ruby Rushton – Yardley Suite
    • 7"£10.99
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    Bass, Mids, TopsAn Oral History of Sound System CultureBy Joe Muggs & Brian David StevensStrange Attractor
    KILLER new book! An oral history of the UK’s soundsystem culture, featuring interviews with MALA, Dennis Bovell, SKREAM, Youth, Norman Jay, Krust, Dego...
    Tino ContrerasMusica InfinitaArc Records
    Gilles Peterson launches his label Arc Records with a reissue of cult record “Musica Infinita” by Mexican drummer and composer Tino Contreras. A stunning,...
    • Tino Contreras – Sinfonia Del Quinto Sol
    • Tino Contreras – El Hombre Cosmico
    • Tino Contreras – Orbita 13
    • LP£17.99
      Out of stock
    Nora DeanPeace Begins Within / Ay Ay Ay AyHarlem Shuffle Records
    Back in limited stock.....Very rare early roots tune from Nora Dean, originally issued on Bullet in the U.K. in 1971, hard to find an original copy, so...
    • Nora Dean – Peace Begins Within
    • Nora Dean – Ay Ay Ay Ay
    • 7"£12.99
      Out of stock
    Prince BusterRoll On Charles Street 'Prince Buster Ska Selection'Rock A Shacka
    Awesome 20 track ska collection from Japan featuring 11 unreleased & alternative takes from the vaults of the late great Prince Buster. With sleevenotes...
    • Prince Buster's All Stars – Buster Pink Night Stars (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster's All Stars – Hey Train (Unreleased)
    • Roland Alphonso – Roll On Charles Street (Natty’ s Dub Plate) (Unreleased)
    • Raymond Harper – Raining Outside (Unreleased)
    • Roland Alphonso – Almost Like Being In Love (Alternate Take)
    • Prince Buster – High Blood Pressure
    • Derrick And Patsy – Raindrops Falling (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster – Stir The Pot (Feat,Prince Buster, Derrick Morgan, Eric Morris & Patsy)
    • Spanish Town Skabeats – Stop That Train
    • Prince Buster – Islam
    • Prince Buster's All Stars – Charles Street Cowboy (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster's All Stars – Prince Of Peace (Alternate Take)
    • Prince Buster – Rude Rude Rudie (Don’ t Throw Stones)
    • Don Drummond – Sudden Attack
    • Don Drummond – Vietnam (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster – Prince Buster
    • Slim Smith – Only Soul Can Tell
    • Prince Buster – I’ m Sorry (Unreleased)
    • Unknown Artist – Summer Time (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster – Prince Buster
    • 1. Prince Buster's All Stars – Buster Pink Night Stars (Unreleased)
    • 2. Prince Buster's All Stars – Hey Train (Unreleased)
    • 3. Roland Alphonso – Roll On Charles Street (Natty’ s Dub Plate) (Unreleased)
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    Barry BrownLet Go Jah Jah ChildrenStriker Lee
    Back in stock...Super deep roots from the late Barry Brown but King Tubby's dubplate mix is the killer! full of heavy echo and reverbed to the max. BUY...
    • Barry Brown – Let Go Jah Jah Children
    • King Tubby – Leggo Jah Jah Children Dubplate
    TruthExcedrin Headache #24 / Come Back Home (1976)Sounds Of Cleveland
    TOUGH, moody soulful funk tune - heavyweight and wicked.
    • Truth – Excedrin Headache #24
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Unplayed original independent (Cleveland, Ohio) label USA 45.

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    AbengCrying TimeDig This Way Records
    Wicked first roots single from Abeng, who plays everything on the record, with dub version from Russ D..Repeat plays a must..Only 300 pressed!
    • Abeng – Crying Time
    • Russ D – All My Tears Dub
    • 7"£13.99
      Out of stock
    Aroop RoyIf It Aint Jazz Volume 1If It Aint Jazz
    Killer edits for optimal dancefloor devastation from yer man, Aroop Roy! Slamming jazz house edits baked with some filtered disco funk nodding to the classic...
    • Aroop Roy – Reach N' Search
    • Aroop Roy – Monterey
    • 12"£10.99
      Out of stock
    Barry WhiteIt's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me (1977)20th Century Records
    It's a funky/disco classic! Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ Unplayed few minor pops etc100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl...
    • Barry White – It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 7"Vinyl
      Unplayed few minor pops etc
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    Brother To BrotherChance With You (1976)Turbo Records
    Seriously funky Ron Hardy/Larry Levan fave!
    • Brother To Brother – Chance With You
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45.

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    Toussaint McCallShimmy (1967)Ronn Records
    All-time MASSIVE Monster organ funk, Check the break!
    • Toussaint McCall – Shimmy
    • Original 7"£15.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = exact issue repress mint USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl /Sleeve VG+
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    Rev. Harvey GatesPrice Of Love / It's Hard To Live In This Old WorldSalvation Rock
    With its killer drum break and sweet piano arrangement courtesy of Zelpha Wells, "Price Of Love" stands as a manifesto of Harvey Gates' musical vision,...
    • Rev. Harvey Gates – Price Of Love
    • Rev. Harvey Gates – It's Hard To Live In This Old World
    Weldon IrvineTime Capsule (1973)Pure Pleasure
    For fans of funk, soul and jazz, it doesn't get much better than this 1973 album. Originally released on Weldon's own Nodlew Records this is sublime stuff...
    • Weldon Irvine – Time Capsule
    • Weldon Irvine – Deja Vu
    Elizabeth ArcherFeel like making loveOld Hard Bread
    Great U.K. uptempo roots lovers tune from 1977 with wicked dub on the flip, limited edition of 350.
    • Elizabeth Archer – Feel Like Making Love
    • Elizabeth Archer – Feel Like Making Love (Dub)
    Gloria ParkerThe Best Thing For You BabySoul Galore
    Quality Northern Soul ! UNPLAYED 45
    • Gloria Parker – The Best Thing For You Baby
    Pablo GadHard TimesNo Label
    Two classic early 80s roots reggae cuts "Hard Times" & "Gun Fever" from Pablo Gad both with strong dubs, clean pressing
    • Pablo Gad – Hard Times
    • Pablo Gad – Dub
    • Pablo Gad – Gun Fever
    • Pablo Gad – Dub
    Johnnie TaylorWho's Making Love (1971)Stax
    Killer funky soul. Mint UK Stax.
    • Johnnie Taylor – who's making love
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed Original USA 45
      Out of stock
    Patti JoMake Me Believe In You (Tom Moulton Mix) / Ain't No Love Lost (Tom Moulton Mix)Soul Brother Records
    For the first time on 12” single! Two incredible Curtis Mayfield written songs beautifully delivered by the great Patti Jo and mixed by Tom Moulton....
    • Patti Jo – Make Me Believe In You (Tom Moulton Mix)
    • Patti Jo – Ain't No Love Lost (Tom Moulton Mix)
    KhruangbinEverything Smiles At You (Japanese Import)Night Time Stories
    Early singles from the cult, laid-back, psychedelic funk troupe, Khruangbin; compiled onto one limited edition LP! Japanese release.
    • Khruangbin – 冬に生まれた子牛 / A Calf Born In Winter
    • Khruangbin –  夢に終わったリサイタル / The Recital That Never Happened
    • Khruangbin –  マスター・オブ・ライフ / Master Of Life
    • Khruangbin – ナンバー3 / The Number 3
    • Khruangbin – ナンバー4 / The Number 4
    • Khruangbin –  悪名高いビル / The Infamous Bill
    • Khruangbin –  シシリアン / Il Clan Dei Siciliani
    • Khruangbin –  恋比べ / Ha Fang Kheng Kan
    • Khruangbin – ラ・ジャヴァネーズ / La Javanasise
    • Khruangbin –  ファイアークラッカー / Firecracker
    • 1. 冬に生まれた子牛 / A Calf Born In Winter
    • 2. 夢に終わったリサイタル / The Recital That Never Happened
    • 3. マスター・オブ・ライフ / Master Of Life
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    • LP (180 gram)£36.99
      Limited, 180g vinyl edition. Japanese import with obi strip
      Out of stock
    The Blues BustersHere I Am Come And Take Me (Reggae) / I Shot The Sheriff (Reggae) (1975)Scepter Records
    Wicked funky reggae bomb! Top reggae recut of Al Green's monster tune!
    • The Blues Busters – Here I Am Come And Take Me (Reggae)
    • Original 7"£12.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED Original Reggae 7"Vinyl
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    Felix & JarvisFlamethrower Rap (1982)Quality
    The instrumental of this starts like a mad ESG cut. Heavy Detroit electro/hip-hop boogie funk party tune! Check that B-line!Mint unplayed...
    • Felix & Jarvis – Flamethrower Rap (Short)
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl
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    KhruangbinLive At Lincoln Hall (Japanese Import)Night Time Stories
    Texan 3 piece, psych-funk outfit Khruangbin's live concert from Lincoln Hall. Includes their 90's West Coast hip-hop medley!
    • Khruangbin – Cómo Me Quieres
    • Khruangbin – Lady And Man
    • Khruangbin – Evan Finds The Third Room
    • Khruangbin – Lincoln Hall Potpurri
    • Khruangbin – Maria También
    • Khruangbin – People Everywhere
    • New LP (Coloured Vinyl)£36.99
      Limited, 180g white vinyl edition. Japanese import with obi strip
      Out of stock
    TenastelinJah EquityOld Hard Bread
    Late 80s U.K. roots from Tena Stelin and Sound Iration, very limited 1 sided 12" 350 only from Italian Twinkle Rootz Sound
    • Tenastelin – Jah Equity
    • Tenastelin – C.T.U.F.B
    • 12"£15.99
      Out of stock
    KanoI'm Ready / Holly Dolly (1980)Emergency Records
    Italo-Disco classic!Unplayed original USA 45. VG
    • Kano – I'm Ready
    • Original 7"£12.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45.

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    Baked A La SkaSailing ByLimefield
    Manchester based band Baked A La Ska wicked hypnotic relick of the late night BBC shipping forecast theme with a underwater dub from analog master Al Breadwinner..Check...
    • Baked A La Ska – Sailing By
    • Al Breadwinner – Sailing By (Fisher Dub
    Bobbie GentryOde To Billy Joe (1967)Capitol
    Killer, killer Debut album featuring the classic "Ode To Billie Joe", Mississippi Delta and more. Features heavily on Soul Jazz Records's Delta Swamp Rock...
    • Bobbie Gentry – Mississippi Delta
    • Bobbie Gentry – Papa, Woncha Let Me Go To Town With You
    • Original LP£30.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl , sleeve/spinewear
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    América InvertidaVarious ArtistsVampi Soul
    Vampi Soul focus on a small musical scene that emerged in the early 80s in Montevideo, Uruguay. A very unique sound was developed within the narrow boundaries...
    • Contraviento – Desencanto
    • Jaime Roos – Tras tus ojos
    • Eduardo Darnauchans – De los relojeros
    • Hugo Jasa – Kabumba
    • Eduardo Mateo – El chi-li-ban-dan
    • Travesía – En este momento
    • Mariana Ingold – Capítulos
    • La Escuelita – Llamada Insólita
    • Hugo Jasa – Y el tiempo pasa
    • Leo Maslíah – Bombinhas
    • Fernando Cabrera – A ustedes
    The PioneersBetter HerringBoss Records
    Big money tune from the Pioneers, a-side was only released in England on 7" on the Attack label as by the "Soul Directions" in 1970. George Dekker on lead...
    • The Pioneers – Better Herring
    • The Pioneers – Mama Look Deh
    Donny HathawayExtension Of A Man EPAtlantic
    A 4 track EP that plays at 33rpm - includes the Rare Groove classics 'The Slums' and 'Valdez In The Country'. pic sleeve! MINT UNPLAYED JUKE BOX...
    • Donny Hathaway – The Slums
    • Donny Hathaway – Valdez In The Country
    The Early Years Of Joe Gibbs 1967-73 Vol.2Studio 16
    Superb follow up compilation of early Joe Gibbs productions from 1967 to 73 featuring killer rocksteady and early reggae tunes from Lee Perry, The Pioneers,...
    • The Pionners – No Dope Me Pony
    • Errol Dunkley – Love Brother
    • Sir Gibbs – People Grudgeful
    • Overtakers – That's The Way You Like It
    • Reggae Boys – Reggae Train
    • Pepperlites – Hi-Jacked
    Ella FitzgeraldElla (1969)Reprise
    Ella goes soul! Great funky version of "Get Ready"!
    • Ella Fitzgerald – get ready
    • Original LP£20.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl , small sticker removal mark

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    RevelationGet Ready for This / Where It's Warm (1975)RSO
    The A side is a wicked early Philly sound Disco tune, and there's a nice Modern Soul tune on the flip. UNPLAYED ORIGINAL USA 45
    • Revelation – Get Ready for This
    • Revelation – Where It's Warm
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Out of stock
    Prince JazzboWise Shepherd / Donkey Blind (1975)Action
     Two killer Jazzbo sides! Mint unplayed Canadian orig. 1975 pressing. (listen actual audio)
    • Prince Jazzbo – Wise Shepherd
    • Original 7"£15.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45.

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    Organised Pleasure / Satin WallTropical Stumble / Dans Les ProfondeursStroom
    Two minimal synth/coldwave gems from the Belgian underground in the early 80s! Killer, killer release via Stroom!
    • Organised Pleasure – Tropical Stumble
    • Satin Wall – Dans Les Profondeurs
    • 7"£9.99
      Out of stock
    A. MislayeneEl FenSpaziale Recordings
    Reissue of one of the rarest and most sought after arabic disco records! A. Mislayene's 'El Fen', from 1976, is an eastern influenced disco masterpiece....
    • A. Mislayene – El Fen (Stefano Ritteri Versione Spaziale)
    • A. Mislayene – El Fen
    • A. Mislayene – Yemma
    • 12"£15.99
      Out of stock
    TenastelinWicked InventionOld Hard Bread
    Another limited edition one sided 12" from Italian label & soundsystem Old Hard Bread featuring Tena Stelin and Nick Manasseh's early outfit Sound Iration....
    • Tenastelin – Wicked Invention
    • Tenastelin – Satta Light
    MoondogOn The Streets Of New YorkMississippi Records / Lucia Records
    Behold! A survey of Moondog’s earliest recorded works - many of them unreleased until now - through a collaboration by Mississippi Records and Lucia...
    • Moondog – Why Spend The Dark Night With You?
    • Moondog – Avenue Of The Americas (51st Street)
    • Moondog – 2 West 46th Street
    • Moondog – Lullaby (2 West 46th Street)
    • Moondog – Fog On The Hudson (425 W 57th Street)
    • LP£20.99
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    Angela BofillAngie (1978)Arista
    Killer vocal deep deep cosmic jazz fusion produced by Dave Gruisin, 1978.
    • Angela Bofill – under the moon and over the sky
    • Original LP£12.00
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    Papa's ResultsSister Sheila (1974)Sal / Wa Records
    Funky stuff . Sal/Wa Records Mint Unplayed Original USA 45
    • Papa's Results – Sister Sheila
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Out of stock
    Nikki Giovanni And The New York Community ChoirTruth Is On Its Way (1971)Right-On
    with the wicked proto-rap monster: Ego Tripping. Wicked and rare female proto rap poetry with percussion. Original USA vinyl.
    • Nikki Giovanni And The New York Community Choir – Ego Tripping
    • Original LP£40.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl in shrink
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    DroidsStar PeaceDroids
    Seminal French Space Synth From Droids - The 70s Daft Punk! The Droids beamed down to planet Earth in the year 1978. The brainchild of Yves Hayet, they...
    • Droids – (do you have) the force part 1
    • Droids – interspace
    • Droids – be happy part 1
    • Original LP£40.00
      Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Original Venezuelan LP Vinyl. Thick sleeve, unplayed original, mint sealed opened once
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    Rare EssenceDisco Fever / Huff & Puff (1978)Major Records (4)
    Ron Hardy/Music Box fave! Heavy spacey funky-disco - Wicked tune!
    • Rare Essence – Disco Fever
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed Original USA 45
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    Charles EarlandCharles III (1973)Prestige
    Featuring Lee Morgan, Virgil Jones, Billy Cobham, Billy Harper, Maynard Parker, Garnett Brown and more. Between jazz and soul, keyboardist Charles Earland...
    • Charles Earland – girl, you need a change of mind
    • Charles Earland – my favorite things
    • Original LP£25.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl
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    The Fabulous JadesCome On And LiveSoul Galore
    Great Northern Soul tuneOriginal UNPLAYED USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're...
    • The Fabulous Jades – Come On And Live
    The EnchantersLive Upright / Rub .A. Horne StyleVirgo Stomach
    Early 80s heavy roots steppers tune produced by John Rubie with horns cut on the flip. Issued on Virgo Stomach a subsidiary of Freedom Sounds. All copies...
    • The Enchanters – Live Upright
    • Lexley – Rub .A. Horne Style
    KamazuKorobelaAfrosynth
    Afrosynth focuses on six songs by South African disco star, Kamazu, spanning his career from 1986 to 1997: two of his biggest hits, ‘Korobela’ and...
    • Kamazu – Indaba Kabani
    • Kamazu – Victim
    • Kamazu – Why
    • Kamazu – Korobela
    • Kamazu – Mjukeit
    • Kamazu – Atikatareni
    • 12" EP£14.99
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    The HeptonesMake Up Your Mind / Road Of LifeBlack Art
    Melody and part of the lyrics for this great Heptones masterpiece were borrowed from Ricky Nelson's song from 1963 "It's Up To You" and transferred into...
    • The Heptones – Make Up Your Mind
    • The Heptones – Road Of Life
    SkariRun This NationRoots Garden
    Making his debut appearance on Roots Garden Skari is a versatile & talented young vocalist hailing from Mandeville in the central hills of Jamaica. His...
    • Skari – Run This Nation
    • Manasseh – Wrong Hands Dub