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    The Restaurants of New Orleans by Roy F. Gusteby Roy F. Guste, JR
    Nice!s/hand hardback book w/dustjacket
    • Original Book (800g)£15.00
      Out of stock
    In The Spiritby Michael P Smith
    Wicked New Orleans pix!
    Gumbo Ya-Ya: Folk Tales of Louisianaby Saxon Dreyer & TallantPelican
    This book is cool! "The living folklore of Louisiana returns in this new edition of the classic long considered the finest collection of Louisiana folk...
    • Original Book (900g)£10.00
      Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA paperback in good condition, inscription inside page
      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!
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    A Joyful Noise: Celebration of New Orleans Musicby Michael P. SmithTaylor Publishing
    Original out of print secondhand book in very good condition (as new) - very groovy New Orleans book by photographer Michael P. Smith - signed by the photogrpaher
    • Original Book (800g)£30.00
      Original out of print secondhand book in very good condition (as new), signed by the author
      In stockAdd to Bag
    The Dirty Dozen Brass BandJelly (The Dirty Dozen Brass Band Plays Jelly Roll Morton)Columbia
    New Orleans brass does the Jelly RollGreat Original still-sealed cassette tape !!!
      The Dirty Dozen Brass BandVoodooColumbia
      New Orleans groovy funky brassGreat Original still-sealed cassette tape !!!
        • Cassette Tape £4.99
          Out of stock
        Lee DorseyAbsolutely The BestFuel 2000 Records
        Nuff funky groovers from New Orleans king Dorsey
        • CD£8.99
          Out of stock
        Betty HarrisThe Lost Queen Of New Orleans SoulSoul Jazz Records
        Betty Harris’ The Lost Queen of New Orleans Soul features all of her classic deep soul, sister funk and northern soul songs recorded in New Orleans in...
        • Betty Harris – There's A Break In The Road
        • Betty Harris – 12 Red Roses
        • Betty Harris – Mean Man
        • Betty Harris – I'm Gonna Git Ya
        • Betty Harris – Ride Your Pony
        • Betty Harris – Show It
        • Betty Harris – I Don't Wanna Hear It
        • Betty Harris – Bad Luck
        • Betty Harris – Hook, Line 'n' Sinker
        • Betty Harris – Lonely Hearts
        • Betty Harris – What A Sad Feeling
        • Betty Harris – What'd I Do Wrong
        • Betty Harris – Trouble With My Lover
        • Betty Harris – Sometime
        • Betty Harris – I'm Evil Tonight
        • Betty Harris – Nearer To You
        • Betty Harris – All I Want Is You
        Remembering SongEncounters With The New Orleans Jazz TraditionThe Viking Press
        This work covers turn-of-the-century New Orleans and the formative years for jazz, from Buddy Bolden's rise and fall to Jim Robinson's funeral. The author...
        • Book (350g)£16.00
          New paperback
          In stockAdd to Bag
        The Dixie CupsChapel Of Love (1964)Red Bird
        Chapel of Love is the debut studio album by the New Orleans group The Dixie Cups. The album was produced by Jerry Leiber, Mike...
          • LP£11.99
            Out of stock
          Allen ToussaintToussaint (1970)Scepter Records
          Toussaint is a 1971 solo funk/jazz and soul album by Allen Toussaint, and his second only solo album. Featuring a great version...
            • LP£13.99
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            Mac Rebennack AKA Dr JohnGood Times In New Orleans 1958-62Soul Jam
            Mac Rebennack, who would gain fame under the pseudonym Dr. John, had become a valued composer, as well as a skilled keyboardist and guitarist by his late...
            • CD£9.99
              Out of stock
            Mary Jane HooperI've Got ReasonsPower
            RARE Killer New Orleans female funk bomb ! (Listen actual audio - one tiny glitch about 10 secs in, peachy clean!) (1 copy £125 on Discogs)
            • Mary Jane Hooper – I've Got Reasons
            • Original 7"£80.00
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            Professor LonghairNew Orleans PianoAtlantic
            Great 70s album compiling the early 1950s recordings of the great New Orleans genius that is Professor Longhair. Produced by Ahmet Ertugun and Jerry Wexler.
              • LP (180 gram)£20.99
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              New Orleans Funk Vol. 4Voodoo Fire In New Orleans 1951-77Soul Jazz Records
              Soul Jazz Records’ latest excursion into the Crescent City vaults delves deep into the roots and history of the Voodoo world of New Orleans Funk. Packed...
              • Eldridge Holmes – Pop, Popcorn Children
              • Gus 'The Groove' Lewis – Let The Groove Move You
              • Dave Bartholomew – The Monkey
              • Chocolate Milk – Action Speaks Louder Than Words
              • James K-Nine – Live It Up
              • Lou Johnson – Frisco Here I Come
              • Norma Jean – No Competition
              • James Waynes – Junco Partner
              • David Robinson – I'm A Carpenter (Part 1)
              • The Barons Ltd – Making It Better
              • Johnny Adams – You Make A New Man Out Of Me
              • Clifton Chenier – Party Down
              • Eddie Bo – Can You Handle It
              • Bob French's Storyville Jazz Band – Y'er Comes The Funky Man
              • Joe Haywood – Play Me A Cornbread Song
              • Betty Harris – I'm Gonna Git Ya
              • Chuck Colbert & Viewpoint – Stay
              • Zilla Mayes – All I Want Is You
              • 1. Eldridge Holmes – Pop, Popcorn Children
              • 2. Gus 'The Groove' Lewis – Let The Groove Move You
              • 3. Dave Bartholomew – The Monkey
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              The Bobby Williams GroupBoogaloo Mardi GrasSoul Jazz Records
              EXCLUSIVE NEW 45rpm - ONLY available direct from Soul Jazz Records or Sounds of the Universe. This is another killer EDDIE BO...
              • The Bobby Williams Group – Boogaloo Mardi Gras (Part 1)
              • The Bobby Williams Group – Boogaloo Mardi Gras (Part 2)
              • 7"£9.99
                Out of stock
              Coming through Slaughterby Michael OndaatjePenguin Books
              Story set in New Orleans. Secondhand paperback
              • Original Book (200g)£6.99
                Out of stock
              New Orleans Roots of Soul 1941-1962Various ArtistsFremeaux
              New Orleans was not just the cradle of jazz but its racy atmosphere and fusion of cultures were instrumental in the development of American popular music...
              • 3×CD£17.99
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              Irma ThomasIt's A Man's – Woman's WorldImperial
              New Orleans queen of soul
              • Irma Thomas – It's A Man's – Woman's World - Part I
              • Original 7"£9.99
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              Jean KnightMr. Big Stuff (1971)Stax
              Seminal funk soul tune recorded in New Orleans by Wardell Quezergue
              • Jean Knight – Mr. Big Stuff
              • Original 7"£9.99
                Out of stock
              New Orleans Funk Box SetLtd. Edition Collectors Edition 7" Box SetThe Original Sound Of FunkSoul Jazz Records
              LAST COPIES!!! - GOING,GOING ...........Soul Jazz Records’  Exclusive Limited-Edition New Orleans Funk 7” Box Set comprising five classic New...
              • The Explosions – Garden Of Four Trees
              • The Explosions – Teach Me
              • Professor Longhair – Big Chief (Part 1)
              • Professor Longhair – Big Chief (Part 2)
              • Chuck Carbo – Can I Be Your Squeeze
              • Chuck Carbo – Take Care Your Homework Friend
              • Inell Young – What Do You See In Her
              • Inell Young – I Remember The Summer
              • Salt – Hung Up
              • Salt – I Can't Believe
              Treme : Race and Place in a New Orleans NeighborhoodCrutcher, Michael E.University of Georgia Press
              Across Rampart Street from the French Quarter, the Faubourg Tremé neighbourhood is arguably the most important location for African American culture...
              • Book (350g)£16.99
                Out of stock
              Marilyn Barbarin and The Soul FindersRebornSoul Jazz Records
              Last seen on Popsike in 2014 where it sold for $462! EXCLUSIVE 45 Unbelieveably heavyweight New Orleans funk monster! Produced by the imcomparible...
              • Marilyn Barbarin and The Soul Finders – Reborn
              • Marilyn Barbarin and The Soul Finders – Believe Me
              • 7"£9.99
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              Chuck Carbo & The Soul FindersCan I Be Your Squeeze / Take Care Your Homework FriendSoul Jazz Records
              MASSIVE double-sider funk bomb produced by Eddie Bo!  This is the latest EXCLUSIVE release of rare and killer New Orleans Funk 45s - one of the...
              • Chuck Carbo & The Soul Finders – Can I Be Your Squeeze
              • Chuck Carbo & The Soul Finders – Take Care Your Homework Friend
              • 7"£9.99
                Out of stock
              Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias Mardi Gras Indian BandHanda Wanda (Pts. 1 & 2)Soul Jazz Records
              This is the first ever single from The Wild Magnolias - a massive, massive slice of super-percussive New Orleans second line funk meets Mardi...
              • Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias Mardi Gras Indian Band – Handa Wanda (pt.1)
              • Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias Mardi Gras Indian Band – Handa Wanda (pt.2)
              SaltHung UpSoul Jazz Records
              NEW LTD. 300 copies (2nd Press, yellow label) Only available EXCLUSIVELY to customers at Soul Jazz Records/Sounds of the Universe. FACT mag. no....
              • Salt – Hung Up
              • Salt – I Can't Believe
              • 7"£9.99
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              Professor LonghairBig Chief (Pts. 1 & 2)Soul Jazz Records
               NEW LTD. 300 copies (2nd Press, blue label)Only available EXCLUSIVELY to customers at Soul Jazz Records/Sounds of the Universe.All time party classic...
              • Professor Longhair – Big Chief
              • Professor Longhair – Big Chief (pt. 2)
              Soul City New OrleansBig Easy Gems From The Dawn Of Soul MusicFantastic Voyage / Future Noise
              Compiled by soul music authority and radio presenter, Clive Richardson, 'Soul City New Orleans' features significant releases on local labels like...
              • Irma Thomas – I Done Got Over It
              • Irma Thomas – Gone
              • Irma Thomas – Cry On
              • Irma Thomas – For Goodness Sake
              • Ernie K Doe – Wanted $10,000.00 Reward
              • Ernie K Doe – Popeye Joe
              • Ernie K Doe – Come On Home
              • Ernie K Doe – I Got To Find Somebody
              • Prince La La – She Put The Hurt On Me
              • Raymond Lewis – I'm Gonna Put Some Hurt On You
              • Barbara Lynn – You'll Lose A Good Thing
              • Barbara Lynn – I'm Sorry I Met You
              • Earl King – You're More To Me Than Gold
              • Earl King – You Better Know
              • Earl King – Mama & Papa
              • Earl King – Always A First Time
              • Elton Anderson – Life Problem
              • Elton Anderson – Sick & Tired
              • Tommy Ridgley – Let's Try & Talk It Over
              • Tommy Ridgley – Please Hurry Home
              • Tommy Ridgley – In The Same Old Way
              • Tommy Ridgley – My Ordinary Girl
              • Tommy Ridgley – She's Got What It Takes
              • Huey Smith & The Clowns – The Little Moron
              • Huey Smith & The Clowns – More Girls
              • Huey Smith & The Clowns – Sassy Sara
              • Bobby Marchan – There's Something On Your Mind (part 1)
              • Bobby Marchan – There's Something On Your Mind (part 2)
              • Bobby Marchan – I Need Some One (I Need You)
              • Bobby Marchan – What You Don't Know Won't Hurt You
              • Lee Dorsey – Do Re Mi
              • Lee Dorsey – People Gonna Talk
              • Lee Dorsey – Messed Around (& Fell In Love)
              • Lee Dorsey – One & One
              • Aaron Neville – Get Out Of My Life
              • Aaron Neville – Don't Cry
              • Aaron Neville – Let's Live
              • Aaron Neville – I Found Another Love
              • Johnny Adams – Teach Me To Forget
              • Johnny Adams – I Solemnly Promise
              • Johnny Adams – Life Is Just A Struggle
              • Johnny Adams – Showdown
              • Johnny Adams – Tra La La
              • Martha Carter – You Can If You Think You Can
              • Martha Nelson (Martha Carter) – Bless You Darling
              • Barbara George – You Talk About Love
              • Barbara George – Bless You
              • Barbara George – I Never Knew
              • Wallace Johnson – Clap Your Hands
              • Wallace Johnson – Peace Of Mind
              • Eddie Bo – Tell It Like It Is
              • Eddie Bo – You're The Only One
              • Eddie Bo – Check Mr Popeye (part 1)
              • Eddie Bo – Baby I'm Wise
              • Eddie Bo – Roamin-Titis
              • Roy Brown – Hard Luck Blues
              • Roy Brown – Good Looking & Foxy Too
              • Joe Jones – The Big Mule
              • Joe Jones – Take A Little Walk
              • Joe Jones – Every Night About Eight
              • 2×LP£19.99
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              • 2×CD£10.99
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              New Orleans SoulThe Original Sound Of New Orleans Soul 1960 - 1976Soul Jazz Records
              For more than ten years Soul Jazz Records have been exploring and documenting the sound of New Orleans Funk. Now we turn their attention to the flipside...
              • Robert Parker – Caught You In A Lie
              • Willie Tee – First Taste Of Hurt
              • Curley Moore – Don't Pity Me
              • Lionel Robinson – Steppin' Out
              • Irma Thomas – What's So Wrong With You Loving Me
              • Aaron Neville – You Can Give But You Can't Take
              • Maurice Williams – Being Without You
              • Jean Knight – What One Man Won't Do Another Man Will
              • Eldridge Holmes – Worried Over You
              • Barbara West – Congratulations Baby
              • Ernie K Doe – Back Street Lover
              • Betty Harris – I Don't Wanna Hear It
              • Aaron Neville – She's On My Mind
              • Irma Thomas – She'll Never Be Your Wife
              • Eldridge Holmes – Lovely Woman
              • Jimmy Hicks – Tell Her That I Love You
              • Diamond Joe – The ABC Song
              • Eldridge Holmes – Gone, Gone, Gone
              • Francine King – Two Fools
              • Eddie Bo – Don't Turn Me Loose
              • Aaron Neville – A Hard Nut To Crack
              • Inell Young – I've Never Considered
              The ExplosionsHip Drop (Pts. 1 and 2)Soul Jazz Records
              All time New Orleans party bomb 45!!!  Here we go with our latest slice of £100+ killer rare New Orleans funk seven-inch single. This...
              • The Explosions – Hip Drop
              • The Explosions – Hip Drop Part 2
              • 7"£9.99
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              Inell YoungThe Next Ball GameSoul Jazz Records
              Hold tight! Here is our 2nd Killer New Orleans Funk £200+ Bomb! Featuring Inell Young's searing vocal performance + James Black's seriously...
              • Inell Young – The Next Ball Game
              • Inell Young – Part Of The Game
              Inell YoungWhat Do You See In HerSoul Jazz Records
              NEW LTD. 300 copies (3rd Press, green label)Only available EXCLUSIVELY to customers at Soul Jazz Records/Sounds of the Universe.Yes it's true! New Orleans...
              • Inell Young – What Do You See In Her
              • Inell Young – I Remember The Summer
              Dr. JohnGris-Gris (1968)Atco / Speakers Corner
              Raw, psychedelic New Orleans funk. Features 'Gris-Gris Gumbo Ya Ya', 'Mama Roux', 'I Walk On Guilded Splinters' and more - classic!
              • Dr. John – Gris - Gris Gumbo Ya Ya
              • Dr. John – Danse Kalinda Ba Doom
              • Dr. John – Mama Roux
              • Dr. John – Danse Fambeaux
              • Dr. John – Croker Courtbullion
              • Dr. John – Jump Sturdy
              • Dr. John – I Walk On Guilded Splinters
              New Orleans Funk Vol. 3: The Original Sound of FunkTwo-Way-Pocky-Way, Gumbo Ya Ya and the Mardi Gras MamboSoul Jazz Records
              This new instalment of New Orleans Funk subtitled 'Two-Way-Pocky-Way, Gumbo Ya Ya and the Mardi Gras Mambo' features more classic New Orleans funk in all...
              • Willie West w/ The Meters – Fairchild
              • Professor Longhair – Go To The Mardi Gras
              • Betty Harris – Trouble With My Lover
              • Tony Owens – Got A Get My Baby Back Home
              • Lee Dorsey – Little Baby
              • The Dixie Cups – Two Way Poc A Way
              • Eldridge Holmes – If I Were A Carpenter
              • Dirty Dozen Brass Band – Do It Fluid
              • Lee Dorsey w/ The Meters – What You Want
              • The Explosions – Jockey Ride (Parts 1 & 2)
              • Allen Toussaint – We The People
              • Chuck Carbo – Take Care Your Homework Friend
              • Betty Harris – What'd I Do Wrong
              • Eldridge Holmes w/The Meters – The Book
              • The Deacons – Fagged Out
              • Diamond Joe – Gossip Gossip
              • Professor Longhair – Big Chief Part 2
              • The Rubaiyats – Omar Khayyam
              • 1. Willie West w/ The Meters – Fairchild
              • 2. Professor Longhair – Go To The Mardi Gras
              • 3. Betty Harris – Trouble With My Lover
              • View full info and tracklisting
              Soul Of New OrleansSoul Of New OrleansHIstory Of Soul Records
              Killer 2XCD set of classic soul music. Irma Thomas, Aaron Neville, Eddie Bo, Bobby Marchan, plus some lesser known voices from New Orleans.
              • 2×CD£9.99
                Out of stock
              Professor LonghairAlligator (2009)Retro World
              2009 release, a collection of early singles from the New Orleans legend. Professor Longhair was a New Orleans Blues singer and piano player. He was active...
                • CD£10.99
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                Fats DominoThe CollectionEMI Gold
                A very nice collection from his best period: the fifties. Starting with the blues, rhythm and blues and all the way to Rock 'n Roll. What a voice, as an...
                  • CD£4.99
                    Out of stock
                  TousanThe Wild Sound Of New OrleansRca
                  Early recordings by the legendary Allen Toussaint!
                    • Reissue LP£10.99
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                    The MetersCabbage Alley (1972)Reprise
                    Classic New Orleans funk, produced by Allen Toussaint
                      • LP (180 gram)£21.99
                        Out of stock
                      Dr. JohnDesitively Bonnaroo (1974)Atco
                      Featuring The Meters in full effect, produced by Allen Toussaint, 1974.
                        • Reissue LP£9.99
                          Out of stock
                        Dr. JohnThe Sun Moon & HerbsAtlantic
                        New Orleans funk gumbo psychedelic Dr John thang from 1971.
                        • Dr. John – pots on fiyo (file gumbo) / who i got to fall on (if the pot get heavy)
                        • Reissue LP£17.99
                          Out of stock
                        Professor LonghairCrawfish Fiesta Sonet
                        Collectable 1980 album from New Orleans legend. Includes rare version of 'Big Chief'.
                          • CD£13.99
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                          Allen ToussaintEverything I Do Gonh Be Funky: The Hit Songs & Productions 1957-1978Charly
                          2 CDs and an extensive set of notes covering Toussaint's greatest productions for Lee Dorsey, The Meters, Ernie K. Doe and a host of New Orleans top talent....
                            • 2×CD£10.99
                              Out of stock