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    Debut CD release of the popular Sonia Pottinger-produced long-player showcasing the island’s biggest reggae hits of 1977, performed by some of Kingston’s finest talents. The original 10-track album is further bolstered by an additional 34 bonus tracks from the celebrated producer’s catalogue, all of which first saw issue in Jamaica from the...
    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, Reggae Boys, Errol Dunkley, Soul Sisters and many more.
    Both Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg came to Google as seasoned Silicon Valley business executives, but over the course of a decade they came to see the wisdom in Coach John Wooden's observation that 'it's what you learn after you know it all that counts'. As they helped grow Google from a young start-up to a global icon, they relearned everything...
    Seriously rare, killer and classic Nigerian 70s Afro-Funk, Afro-Disco & Afro-Rock tunes bought together. Originally released as a now-long-out-of-print collectors’ 7” RSD box, this fully expanded album release now also includes extra tracks from Sonny Okosuns, Wings, Chief Kollington Ayinla and more. Soul Jazz Records’ Nigeria Soul Power 70...
    In The Music of Antonio Carlos Jobim, one of the first extensive musicological analyses of the Brazilian composer, Peter Freeman examines the music, philosophy, and circumstances surrounding the creation of Jobim's popular songs, instrumental compositions, and symphonic works.
    From the vaults of the legendary Jamaican producer Joe Gibbs, rocksteady gems from 1968/9 period with The Pioneers, Ansel Collins, Stranger Cole, The Versatiles and many more.
    Great 4XCD compilation of Dennis Brown's Deep Down, I-Roy's The Observer Book Of I-Roy, The Heptones Better Days and Page One & The Observers Observation Of Life Dub 70s Albums
    The rock steady era that dominated Jamaica’s musical landscape between late-1966 and mid-1968 is today widely acknowledged as the most influential period in the island’s history. Not only did the sound lay the foundations upon which reggae subsequently developed, its structure favoured small combos rather than the large ensembles that dominated...
    A great selection of conscious tunes from the mid 70s, rhythms mainly lay down at Channel One, Randy's, Harry J's and voiced at King Tubby's. Featuring Johnny Clarke, Horace Andy's, Don Carlos, Dennis Brown amongst others..
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    Superb 4XCD boxset of roots vocal albums - Johnny Osbourne "Fally Ranking" Barry Brown "Showcase" Hugh Mundell "Jah Fire" & Noel Phillips "Youth Man Vibrations"
    Released by Trojan Records in 1968, when the famed London-based Jamaican music company was still in its infancy, “ABC Rock Steady” is today one of the most sought-after long players from the rock steady era. Produced by pioneering female operator, Sonia Pottinger, the set primarily showcases instrumental versions of some of her most popular releases,...
    Wicked 70s roots and early reggae productions from Bunny Lee featuring Delroy Wilson, Horace Andy, Dennis Brown, The Wailers, Cornell Campbell, Alton Ellis and still more...
    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.
    The Wire+ The Wire Tapper
    The Wire magazine, with features on the great minds of the music industry, reviews on SOTU favourites and more! Also includes a free wire tapper cd!
    Two killer 1979 recordings from Dennis Brown with "Three Meals A Day" & "A Cup Of Tea" both with tuff dubs.
    The Jamaican reggae producer Harry J recorded some of his most successful artists during the late 60's/early 70's. This compilation album puts down the focus on the classics from his first years in music business. Limited edition, 180g, coloured vinyl.
    Founder of Jamaica's first recording studio. Ken Khouri produced early ska classics. 14 first-rate ska pieces including previously unreleased materials from undoubtedly the industry leading Federal Records that consisted the vituoso Ernest Ranglin, The Maytals, The Sharks and many more.
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    Congo Revolution Box SetAfrica Latin, Jazz and Funk: Sounds From The Two Congos (1957-73)Soul Jazz Records
    This unique box-set edition is only available as a one-off pressing seven-inch box set which brings together a stunning five-single/ ten track selection of mind-blowingly groovy selection of African, Latin, Jazz and Funk music from the Congo. Absolutely killer and essential tracks (mostly unknown) from the masters of the vibrant Congo scene in the...
    In the 1980's Stiff Records produced a similar series for UK politicians. Dirter Odeon thought it was high time to do one for Donald Trump. So here it is - an extremely minimalist work, that maybe John Cage would approve of. Very topical at this time too...
      Long out of print 1975 compilation of Lee Perry's Black Ark productions. Featuring his own twisted "Enter The Dragon" The Gladiators roots vocal cut "Time" and Dillinger mashing up "Cane River Rock" plus many more killer earthy roots gems.
      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!
      Acid Jazz founder Eddie Piller presents 'Jazz On The Corner' with a helping hand from actor and Jazz enthusiast Martin Freeman. From the rolling hard bop of Lee Morgan and Art Blakey, via screaming soul organ, jazz funk original acid jazz onwards to the post modern spiritual jazz of Kamasi Washington, they've delivered a killer collection of tracks!
      Great pre Black Ark productions from Lee Perry featuring Bob Marley, Dave Baker, Junior Byles, Silvertones, The Upsetters and many more.
      Some of the cream of the Parisian underground on show via this latest Vertv transmission. Jazzy, ultramarine house vibes, broken beats and a doozy beatdown track from 22a's Neue Grafik! Monster.
      Sixth release in the labels '10 Years' anniversary series featuring club ready house and techno traxx from Young Marco, Suzanne Kraft, Tom Trago and Awanto 3!
      Love makes the world go around. “two”, the second album by The Soul Session, is full of love. Ralph Kiefer, multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger and producer from South Germany embarks on a stylistically diverse journey into Soul, Jazz, Funk and World Music.   
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      Volume 6 features Alvin Ranglin productions from the 70s featuring The Maytones, Freddy McKay, U Roy, Gregory Isaacs, Big Youth and many more.
      Volume 2 in the series looking at how Zambia’s liberation led to a rock revolution - 1972-1977. An overview of the Zamrock scene, from its ascension to its fall to its resurgence. Another essential compilation from Now-Again Records!
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      DJ, record label impresario and former Swedish champion b-boy, Mad Mats knows a thing or two about finding good music. As well as iconic underground imprints Raw Fusion and GAMM, Mad Mats is a partner in the highly regarded Local Talk label, making it highly probable that most of the world’s influential DJs have at least one of his discoveries in...
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      Rough-hewn, tribal sonics from the tribes of the Rwandan borderlands. One-stringviolins/ 11-string harps/ haunted solo & duo singing/ battery operatedloop machines. The Abatwa (“Pygmy”) are one of Africa’s most endangered peoples - their music is experimental, hypnotic and full of joy!
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      Digital goes romantic. Lover's rock meets dancehall in King Jammy's studio. Love and romance inna digital style, King Jammy presents songs of devotion over his fresh, hard-hitting computerized rhythms. featuring Little John, Gregory Isaacs, Admiral Tibet, Frankie Paul, Tonto Irie and many more.
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      Part 2 of this essential collection - repressed and given a fresh, shiny new look!This is another amazing collection of James Brown’s funky friends, without one second of filler, brought to you as a glorious 2-LP gatefold by the good people at Get On Down.
      THIS IS A RECORD STORE DAY 2017 EXCLUSIVE AND WILL BE AVAILABLE INSTORE ON SATURDAY APRIL 22nd ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS, LIMITED TO ONE PER PERSON. IF THERE ARE ANY REMAINING COPIES THEY WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE ONLINE  SATURDAY APRIL 29th.Following its release in the summer of 1969, 'Tighten Up 2' became the must-have collection...
        Lo-fi, skipping techno, squashed acid traxxx and bubbling electro on Italian label Marguerite. Features tracks from JTS1, Alter D, Asymmetrical and the brilliantly named, Insecurity Syndrome! 
        South east London represents on this four track EP release from Ears Have Eyes. Deeper shades of techno from the likes of Murun B and Ivor E and a killer proto-house club tool from FYI Chris!
        The fifth installment of the One-derful! Collection focuses on the legendary R&B imprint, Midas. Features 11 previously unissued tracks and other classic funk / soul / gospel / R&B moments from the period of 1962 to 1971.
        São Paulo based label, Goma Gringa, focus on some of the key players in the city's vibrant and music scene with energetic and vital composition from the likes of Thiago Franca, MetaL MetaL, Vicente Barreto and more!
        Second volume of the compilation series, celebrating the music of Ethiopia as played by contemporary bands from all around the globe. Compiled by JJ Whitefield aka Jan Weissenfeldt, the mastermind behind the bands Poets Of Rhythm, Karl Hector & The Malcouns and the Whitefield Brothers. Recommended!
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        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.
        Bruising, analogue house gems from The Raw Interpreter, EMG, Lucretio and Mr. G! 
        Soundway return with another instalment in their acclaimed african "special" series - this time focussing on 70's and 80's Kenya!Having delved deep into Ghana and Nigeria, Soundway turn their attention to the overlooked east african recordingds. From Kikuyu language ‘liquid soul’, Luo benga and Swahili afrobeat to genre-bending Congolese and Tanzanian...
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        More heat from Analog Africa -- Afrobeat, Puya, Cumbiamba, Terapia, Mapale & Caribbean funk. Split between Afrobeat, Afrofunk, Psychedelia-inspired rhythms on Part 1 and an array of danceable tropical rhythms on Part 2. Vinyl tracklisting Part 1 1. El Caterete - Wganda Kenya2. Enyere Kumbara - Julian Y Su Combo3. Amampondo - Myrian Makenwa4....
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        Two entitled tracks from the Itinerant Dubs camp for RSD14
        Junglist signatures wrestle with Mordant's haunting atmospherics and pounding low-end dub on "Nothing In Here Of Any Value". "No Show", is an abstract electronic spoken word number. 
        Back in stock, with other Taxi 12"...Tamlins and Sly & Robbie's killer version of Nina Simone's soul jazz classic "Baltimore" 80's update with superb percussive drums and loops from Sly Dunbar, with Welton Irie dee jay cut on the flip with a rare dub. Loud pressing and comes with Company "Taxi" sleeve
        What a night! This was the first night that our club moved to the new venue - there was a queue 500-long of people waiting to get in! Oh yes! 50 x 70cm KILLER poster!! Choose "Poster Freepost" if you want this poster sent with any other item at NO extra postage charge (poster will be folded into six parts) Choose "Poster Folded" if you want the...
        Good independent disco 45
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          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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         King Tubby, creator of the Historic Dub, has been crowned glorious in Deltron Minor and the ‘digital defenders’ elicit their new constant ‘pulses’ that detract alien noise reducers from their mission, rebuilding their mind circuitries into harmonic structures.  Enter the future world of dancehall here.
          The symbol thing is not exactly practical but anyway the music is good. Stripped back 808-beat, clunky synths and fidgety hi hats. Killer remix from Ikonika - rude!