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    Brief EncounterWe Want To PlayAthens Of The North
    Reissue of this privately pressed, modern soul grail from 1981 via Athens Of The North! Every tune a winner, featuring the essential cut, 'We Want To Play...
    • Brief Encounter – Rocking
    • Brief Encounter – Since I Met You Girl
    • Brief Encounter – Now I Know I Love You
    • Brief Encounter – Just For Love
    • Brief Encounter – Always
    • Brief Encounter – We Want to Play
    • Brief Encounter – Sweet Tender Loving
    • Brief Encounter – Open Up Your Heart
    • Brief Encounter – Together In Love
    • Brief Encounter – If You Want My Love
    • LP£20.99
      Out of stock
    • CD£10.99
      Out of stock
    TeotimaWeightlessFirst Word Records
    The second album release from London-based soul/jazz ensemble, Teotima. Lush, melodic and wistful material - another superb release via First Word Records!
    • Teotima – Suddenly
    • Teotima – If Every If
    • Teotima – What We Were Waiting For
    • Teotima – But I Can't
    • Teotima – To Friends
    • Teotima – Cracks
    • Teotima – From a Distance
    • LP£14.99
      Out of stock
    Menace Makes 3Do You Feel What I'm Feeling / Pure HysteriaDanse City Records
    Classic, sought-after hardcore 12" from 1992 reissued!
    • Menace Makes 3 – Do You Feel What I'm Feeling (Matrix Rise Remix)
    • Menace Makes 3 – Pure Hysteria (Give Me A Mother Mix)
    • 12"£9.99
      Out of stock
    Sister Sledge / Norma Jean WrightHe's The Greatest Dancer / Saturday (Dimitri From Paris Mixes)Glitterbox
    Dimitri From Paris pays homage to disco's golden era with two tasteful and authentic disco mixes of these two classics! Features his instrumental versions...
    • Sister Sledge – He's The Greatest Dancer (Dimitri From Paris 12" Version)
    • Norma Jean Wright – Saturday (Dimitri From Paris 12" Version)
    • Sister Sledge – He's The Greatest Dancer (Dimitri From Paris Instrumental)
    • Norma Jean Wright – Norma Jean Wright - Saturday (Dimitri From Paris Instrumental)
    • 1. Sister Sledge – He's The Greatest Dancer (Dimitri From Paris 12" Version)
    • 2. Norma Jean Wright – Saturday (Dimitri From Paris 12" Version)
    • 3. Sister Sledge – He's The Greatest Dancer (Dimitri From Paris Instrumental)
    • View full info and tracklisting
    • 12"£9.99
      Out of stock
    Double VisionsMy Mind Is Going / Got To Release (Tango '93 Dubplate Mixes)Steel Fingers Heritage
    Classic, sought-after hardcore 12" from 1993 reissued!
    • Double Visions – My Mind Is Going (Tango 93 Dubplate Mix)
    • Double Visions – Got To Release ('93 Dubplate Mix)
    • 12"£9.99
      Out of stock
    SalinasStrauss Mania / BaioaDynamite Cuts
    Limited 45 reissue of this MONSTER Brazilian, rare groove gem with a wonderful re-production of the original Brazilian sleeve! Essential reissue via Dynamite...
    • Salinas – Strauss Mania
    • Salinas – Baiao
    • 7"£11.99
      Out of stock
    TangoTango Project 1 RemixesSteel Fingers Heritage
    Classic, sought-after hardcore 12" from 1993 reissued!
    • Tango – Original Rub-A-Dub Style ('93 Dubplate Mix)
    • Tango – Feel Free ('93 Dubplate Mix)
    • 12"£9.99
      Out of stock
    The Move #6Various ArtistsThe Move
    Sixth edition of the excellent London based Move Magazine! This edition features Jazzman, Jitwam, JD Twitch and and more!
    • Magazine (300g)£6.50
      Out of stock
    Beautiful SwimmersThe Sound Of Love International #002Love International X Test Pressing
    Exemplary selection of tracks from the Beautiful Swimmers! Features underground cuts from the likes of KW Griff, Plunky, Harlem Gem and more!
    • Plunky – African Sunset
    • Harlem Gem – More Than You Can Wish
    • Svend Undseth – Aquilla Aquela
    • Alex Simon – Runnin' Out Of Time (Instrumental)
    • Mark Goddard – Tony's First Journey
    • Foe – Blow Up Girl (Beautiful Swimmers Big Head Self Mix)
    • Nature Love – You Turn Me Around (Karu Mix)
    • KW Griff – Be Ya Girl
    • The Horn – Whiddon On Down
    • Analogous Doom – Living In A Zone
    • Spirit Garden – Electra City
    • 2×LP£20.99
      Out of stock
    Hot ChipA Bath Full of EcstasyDomino
    'A Bath Full of Ecstasy' is a fresh, invigorating and essential new chapter in Hot Chip's career, taking in their huge breadth of influence and melody...
      • 2xLP (Coloured Vinyl) + Download Code£21.99
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      Ebo Taylor & Pat ThomasDisco Highlife Reedit SeriesComet Records
      Ebo Taylor's 80s electronic disco / proto-house gem 'Enye Woa' appears on a 12" for the first time, including a remix from LeonxLeon. On the flipside,...
      • Pat Thomas – Enye Woa
      • Pat Thomas – Enye Woa (LeonxLeon Keyed Up Mix)
      • Ebo Taylor – Atwer Abroba
      • Ebo Taylor – Atwer Abroba (Leo Nanjo Remix)
      • 12" EP£11.99
        Out of stock
      Sugar Minott / Devon RussellRome / Let Sleeping Dogs LieBlack Roots
      Rare 12" discomix roots tune from Sugar Minott originally released in 1980 on a New York Studio 1 pressing then Black Roots. Devon Russell on the flip...
      • Sugar Minott – Rome
      • Sugar Minott / Devon Russell – Rome (Version)
      • Devon Russell & The Black Roots Players – Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
      • Sugar Minott / Devon Russell – Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
      • 12"£12.49
        Out of stock
      Tuff Scout presentsRuff And TuffTuff Scout
      Great compilation of London's forward thinking roots label Tuff Scout featuring Robert Lee's killer "Battlefield" & Imaani "Tear Down" with Jamaican legendary...
      • Frankie Paul – Higher Level
      • Robert Lee – Battlefield
      • Big Youth – Bail Out
      • Imaani – Tear Down
      Crosby NashWhistling Down The Wire (1976)ABC Records
      1976 USA vinyl
        • Original LP£9.99
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl
          100% guarantee on this and all original vinyl at Sounds of the Universe
          Out of stock
        Richard StraussAlso Sprach Zarathustra (1974)Deutsche Grammophon
        • Original LP£8.99
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal European LP Vinyl,
          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!
          Out of stock
        Miles DavisBy Ian Carr (1982/88)Paladin
        Different cover
        • Original Book (300g)£10.00
          s/hand out of print edition hardback w/ dustjacket in good condition
          Out of stock
        Carl CraigDetroit Love Vol. 2Planet E
        Detroit Love present the second release on their eponymous imprint – a collaborative venture from Planet E and !K7 which aims to capture the essence...
          • 2×LP£21.99
            Out of stock
          • CD£12.99
            Out of stock
          MaloDos (1972)Warner Bros
          Killer latin rock! The all-star west coast big-line up Malo (feat. Francisco Aguabella, Jorge Santana, Hadley Caliman and more) deliver the goods. Includes...
          • Malo – Latin Bugaloo
          • Original LP£12.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl

            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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          The Bacao Rhythm & Steel BandGreat To Be HereBig Crown Records
          The Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band are back with two crushing cover versions! One one side there's a version of the Jackson 5's B-Boy classic 'Great To Be Here',...
          • The Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band – Great To Be Here
          • The Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band – All Tha Ca$h
          • 7"£7.99
            Out of stock
          Giuliano SorginiLavoro E Tempo LiberoSonor Music Editions
          Originally released in 1980 on Goldfinger label and realized to score various documentaries for Italian Rai TV, Sonor Music Editions reissue this highly...
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Ingranaggi Pesanti
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Gitatour
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Lavoro Cerebrale
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Curiosita'
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Diversivo
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Cadenza Dinamica
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Riposo Meritato
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Analisi Scientifiche
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Produzione Intensiva
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Ciclo Continuo
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Pausa Mensa
          • Giuliano Sorgini – Turbine In Moto
          • LP (180 gram)£29.99
            Limited edition of 500 copies
            Out of stock
          CaribouMelody Day (inc. Four Tet remix)City Slang
          Repress of the Caribou Melody Day 45 with the CLASSIC Four Tet remix!
            • 7"£7.99
              Out of stock
            SparksPropaganda (1974)Island Records
              • Original LP£5.00
                Vinyl condition: VG-Sleeve condition: VGhas scratches so cheap
                100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' money-back guarantee!
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              Leroy HutsonSoothe You Groove YouAcid Jazz
              First time on vinyl! Acid Jazz reissue the 9th studio album from the great soul legend, Leroy Hutson. Previously available only on CD.
              • Leroy Hutson – When I Fall In Love
              • Leroy Hutson – The Ghetto
              • Leroy Hutson – Somewhere In The Night
              • Leroy Hutson – Starlite
              • Leroy Hutson – Suite Surrender
              • Leroy Hutson – Evening In San Juan
              • Leroy Hutson – The Way You Say
              • Leroy Hutson – Wish You Were Here
              • Leroy Hutson – Time Out
              Spaciousness: Music Without HorizonsVarious ArtistsLo Recordings
              Ace ambient / new age / fourth world music compilation via Lo! Featuring Abul Mogard, Matthew David, Private Agenda, Cathy Luca, MJ Lallo, Jon Tye & Ulrich...
              • Abul Mogard – Flecks of Endless Spaces
              • Matthew David’s Mindflight – Ode To Flora
              • Private Agenda – Ultramarine
              • Cathy Lucas – Chatterscope
              • MJ Lallo – Birth Of A Star Child
              • Jon Tye & Ulrich Schnauss – Orange Cascade
              • Blackwater – Woodstock
              • 2×LP£22.99
                Out of stock
              Jack DaughertyThe Class Of Nineteen Hundred And Seventy One (1971)A&M Records
              Original USA vinyl. Breakbeat funky jazz includes the wicked 'Number Nine'
              • Jack Daugherty – Number Nine
              • Original LP£15.00
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA vinyl
                100% guarantee on this and all original vinyl at Sounds of the Universe
                Out of stock
              BCUCThe HealingSilene Records
              Third album from Soweto sensations BCUC (aka Bantu Continua Uhuru Consciousness) with guest appearances from Afrobeat king Femi Kuti and renowned spoken...
                • LP£19.99
                  Out of stock
                • CD£10.99
                  In stockAdd to Bag
                Alan Parker & John CameronAfro RockBe With Records
                One of the best-loved of all the KPM gets a reissued via Be With. 'Afro Rock' was recorded in 1973 as a collection of stripped-down African rhythms, virtuoso...
                  • LP (180 gram)£19.99
                    Out of stock
                  The Incredible Mr. FreezeBack To The Scene Of The Crime (1986)Pow Wow Records
                    • Original 12"£6.99
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal UK 12" vinyl in shrink (sleeve wear)
                      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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                    Don CherryBrown RiceA&M
                    100% KILLER KILLER KILLER LP! Beautiful re-press of Don Cherry's seminal work from 1976, 'Brown Rice'. A brilliant fusion of jazz with rock, African,...
                    • Don Cherry – Brown Rice
                    • Don Cherry – Malkauns
                    • LP£17.99
                      Gatefold sleeve
                      In stockAdd to Bag
                    • CD£7.99
                      Out of stock
                    Carol DouglasBurnin'MCA (1978)
                    Soul/Disco
                      • Original LP£7.99
                        Vinyl condition: VG-Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA vinyl
                        100% guarantee on this and all original vinyl at Sounds of the Universe
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                      The Ultimate Beatles Encyclopediaby Bill HarryVirgin
                      Big book! Over 1500 entries and 300 rare photographs, designed to clarify any query, settle any argument, inform and entertain. Every detail of the Beatles'...
                      • Original Book (1.7kg)£12.00
                        Original out of print secondhand UK paperback has wear
                        100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' money-back guarantee!​
                        Out of stock
                      Curtis Mayfield: People Never Give Upby Peter BurnsSanctuary
                      • Book (500g)£12.00
                        New UK paperback
                        100% Guarantee on this and all Original books & records at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or your money back!
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                      Neil Young, the Rolling Stone Filesby Rolling StoneHyperion
                      • Original Book (600g)£10.00
                        Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA paperback
                        100% Guarantee on this and all Original books & records at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or your money back!
                        Out of stock
                      NW: A Novelby Zadie SmithIsis Publishing
                      1st edition hardback, ex-library w/stamps and plastic cover in good condition
                      • Original Book (500g)£15.00
                        Original secondhand book.
                        100% guarantee on this and all secondhand books at Sounds of the Universe
                        Out of stock
                      General StrikeDanger In ParadiseStaubgold
                      ’Danger in Paradise’ is David Toop and Steve Beresford’s DIY masterpiece of dub-soul experimentation. Originally issued in 1984, and legends of the...
                        • LP£18.99
                          Out of stock
                        Los TaxisDel Barrio Pal BarrioNames You Can Trust
                        Names You Can Trust signing, Los Taxis dedicate their 'cumbia sonidera' style to the bustling taxi-culture of NYC!
                        • Los Taxis – Del Barrio Pal Barrio
                        • Los Taxis – Cumbia De Los Taxistas
                        • 7"£11.99
                          Out of stock
                        SunlightsquareHanging Tough / The GrooveAlim Music
                        BBE's offshoot label Alim Music continues its output with this 45 featuring two monster cover versions performed by Sunlightsquare. First up is ‘Hanging...
                        • Sunlightsquare – Hanging Tough
                        • Sunlightsquare – The Groove
                        Ebo Taylor, Pat Thomas & Uhuru YenzuHitsville Re-visitedMr Bongo
                        Mr Bongo reissue this hard-to-obtain, vintage highlife from three true giants of the sound - Ebo Taylor, Pat Thomas & Uhuru Yenzu. Originally released...
                          John CameronJazzrockBe With Records
                          An enormously influential and heavy KPM set of timeless, killer breaks from 1972 by the mighty John Cameron!
                            • LP (180 gram)£19.99
                              Out of stock
                            Luke SlaterLove Remixes (inc. Burial remix)Mote Evolver
                            Bumper pack of remixes of Luke Slater's club hit, 'Love'. Revised and remixed by the likes of Burial (!) Lucy, Silent Servant, Marcel Dettmann and Slater...
                            • Luke Slater – Love (Burial Remix)
                            • Luke Slater – Love (Lucy Remix)
                            • Luke Slater – Love (The 7th Plain Collage Remix)
                            • Luke Slater – Love (Planetary Assault Systems Low Blow Remix)
                            • Luke Slater – Love (Marcel Dettmann City Remix)
                            • Luke Slater – Love (Silent Servant Remix)
                            • 2×12"£19.99
                              inc. download code
                              Out of stock
                            DeodatoPrelude (1972)CTI
                            Featuring the full-length version of the funky jazz classic "Also Sprach Zarathustra", otherwise known as the Theme from "2001: A Space Odyssey"!
                            • Deodato – Also Sprach Zarathustra (2001)
                            • Original LP£12.00
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl.
                              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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                            Richard SpavenReal Time (feat. Jordan Rakei)Fine Line Records
                            Superb album from talented UK-based jazz drummer, Richard Spaven. Features soulful jazz vocal contributions from the excellent Jordan Rakei!
                            • Richard Spaven – Spin (feat. Jordan Rakei)
                            • Richard Spaven – Helsinki Trio
                            • Richard Spaven – Faded (feat. Jordan Rakei)
                            • Richard Spaven – Rescue
                            • Richard Spaven – Show Me What You Got (feat. Jordan Rakei)
                            • Richard Spaven – Control
                            • Richard Spaven – Celestial Blues (feat. Jordan Rakei & Jameszoo)
                            • Richard Spaven – Stay Close
                            • Richard Spaven – Loved One
                            • LP£16.99
                              Out of stock
                            DJ Jazzy Jeff feat. ErroRock Wit UAlim Music
                            BBE offshott, Alim Music, revisits Osunlade’s distinctive versions of Jazzy Jeff’s classic cut ‘Rock Wit U’, with special 45 edits / remixes of...
                            • DJ Jazzy Jeff feat. Erro – Rock Wit U (Yoruba Soul Mix Edit)
                            • 7"£10.99
                              Out of stock
                            Sad About The TimesVarious ArtistsAnthology Recordings
                            Another fantastic selection via Anthology - 'Sad About The Times' explores the more psychedelic realms of 70s AOR, FM Folk, Soft Rock, West Coast Jangle,...
                            • West – Sad About The Times
                            • Hollins Ferry – Lonely City
                            • Randy & The Goats – N.Y. Survivor
                            • Willow – Loaves And Fishes
                            • Art Lown – Deep Blue Sea
                            • Jode – Tomorrow Is Gone
                            • Norma Tanega – Illusion
                            • Perth County Conspiracy – If You Can Want
                            • David Chalmers – Hotel Room
                            • Jim Spencer – Another Lonely Day
                            • 2xLP + Download Code£20.99
                              Out of stock
                            • CD£10.99
                              Out of stock
                            People Under The StairsSincerely, The PPiecelock 70
                            Self-produced and self-recorded and PUTS hold true to their formula while pushing boundaries with a group of players to supplement the duo's trademark...
                            • People Under The Stairs – Encore
                            • People Under The Stairs – Reach Out
                            • People Under The Stairs – Let The Record Show
                            • People Under The Stairs – Hard
                            • People Under The Stairs – The Effects Of Climate Change On Densely Populated Areas
                            • People Under The Stairs – The Red Onion Wrap
                            • People Under The Stairs – Redeemer
                            • People Under The Stairs – Streetsweeper
                            • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£21.99
                              Limited edition coloured vinyl inc. download code
                              Out of stock
                            The Doobie BrothersStampede (1975)Warner Bros
                            100% essential country rock album! West coast CSN meets southern Allman Brothers. Every track a winner.
                            • The Doobie Brothers – neal's fandango
                            • The Doobie Brothers – slat key soquel rag
                            • Original LP£10.00
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl
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                            The Nightlife! A Northern Soul PlaylistVarious ArtistsOutta Sight
                            A northern soul playlist spanning the decades and as relevant today as when some of these discs were first spun at the height of the scene in the mid Seventies....
                              • LP£14.99
                                Out of stock
                              Alan HawkshawThe Road ForwardBe With Records
                              Be With continue their KPM reissue program with a heavyweight vinyl issue of Alan Hawkshaw's sought after 'greensleeve' album, 'The Road Forward'!
                                Prime CutsVolume 2, Issue Six, Sides C/D (1989)Prime Cuts
                                  • Original 12"£6.99
                                    Vinyl condition: VGSleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA vinyl in shrink
                                    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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                                  Hieroglyphic BeingA Synthetic Love Life Vol. 1Mathematics Recordings
                                  Raw, analogue techno jams done Chi-Town style from the one and only Hieroglyphic Being!
                                  • Hieroglyphic Being – Synthetic Rhythm 1
                                  • Hieroglyphic Being – Synthetic Rhythm 2
                                  • Hieroglyphic Being – Synthetic Rhythm 4
                                  • 12" EP£13.99
                                    Limited hand-stamped copies
                                    Out of stock