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    Official reissue of this late ‘70s, rare groove classic, ‘Nightlife’ from original Blackbyrds guitarist, Barney "Blair" Perry. Original 12” copies of this New York, soul-crooning, boogie masterpiece trade hands for BIG money online - classic DJ Harvey spin!
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    Brand new skanking tune featuring Jamaican dancehall legend Eek-A-Mouse with Sam-Fi & King Zois. Four versions to chose from..play loud!
    Floor-friendly jazz-funk/disco vibes from Andre Solomko backed with a dub version from Favorite Recordings' Charles Maurice!
     
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    A 14 track snapshot of the experimental Soul and Jazz scene burgeoning in Australia today. The were captured in one take, bottling the raw energy and virtuosity of Melbourne's most accomplished, established and emerging players. There's an antipodean take on P-Funk from Laneous, characteristically enigmatic vocals from soul singer Allysha Joy and a...
    Segun Bucknor was one of the most important figures in the Nigerian music scene of the 70s, despite having only a brief career with his afrobeat unit which in 1972 released this superb album of which originals usually not turn up at any price. Long overdue reissue of one of the politically and musically most explosive albums from the afro beat genre.
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    Reissue of a long lost afro beat and Nigerian funk classic from 1978, a killer collection of captivating grooves and haunting melodies. For fans of Fela Kuti, Ofege, Assagai, The Funkees, Mixed Grill, Bob Marley etc
    Tenderlonious heads up this incredibly special release for Jazz Detective Records, paying homage to the British jazz legend Tubby Hayes. A chance sequence of events lead to Tenderlonious, getting his hands on Tubby Hayes’ Piccolo, resulting in this outstanding re-interpretation of four classic Tubby Hayes tracks. Featuring some of London’s finest...
    • 12" EP£25.00
      • Heavyweight tip-on sleeves
      • Embossed inners
      • High-quality insert with photography taken during the recording session.
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    Reissue of The Faces' awesome 'Wake Up Today' that was originally released in 1975. The album differs from the Afro-Funk productions of that time by its innovative Afro-Rock/Afro-Funk Garage fusion - ace!
    Reissue of this MASSIVELY in-demand soulful house gem that got snapped up in 2011 and not seen re-release until now.
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    Unreleased Great Rock Steady Vocal/Instrumental. Recorded In Duke Reid's Treasure Isle Studio 1966.
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    Rugged lo-fi-meets-jazzy deep house experiments from Rhythm Section's 30/70 affiliate, Horatio Luna!
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    Official reissue of a psych-rock gem, a true "holy grail" record for fans of the genre, with originals exchanging for huge sums online. Two lengthy psychedelic space rock songs with jammy elements, For fans of Far East Family Band, Amon Düül II, Hawkwind , Tangerine Dream.
    Reissue of The Chaplin Band's euro-disco classic from 1982. If any disco record epitomised the excess, cool and hedonism of the disco scene in Europe, this is the one. Big DJ Harvey record!
    1982 hypnotizer from Johnny Osbourne with Roots Radics in full effect. Sampled countless times in drum and bass – first time legit seven inch pressing for this original ruling version. Backed by world cup winning Scientist dub. Produced by Henry ‘Junjo’ Lawes. Recorded at Channel One. Mixed by Scientist at King Tubby’s.
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    Deep roots vocal cut originally released in 1978, now repressed with the DJ cut from Ranking Spanner plus full dubwise on the flip.
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    Rare mid eighties roots 12" gets first time reissue from Common Ground International label, with three tunes from Lacksley Castell, Roy Shirley & Lascelles Douglas.
    A 'holy grail' for reggae collectors with this 12 Tribes Of Israel Band 7" originally released in 1978 on their Orthodox label in very small quantities. Hypnotic roots/ska-ish instrumental with killer dub on the flip..don't let this go.
    Tuff late eighties digi-roots tune from Junior W. Brown with version / instrumental cut on the B-side.
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    Originally released on a Canadian 12" around 77'. "Think Positive" is a conscious roots tune with his superb version of Judy Clay's "Storybook Children" on the flip.
    Soul Jazz Records new ‘Apala: Apala Groups in Nigeria 1967-70’ is the first ever collection of Apala music to be released outside of Nigeria. The album focusses on a wide selection of recordings made in Nigeria in the 1960s, a time when Apala music was at the height of its popularity. Apala is a deeply rhythmical, hypnotic and powerful musical...
    One away 80s roots 7" single from the Young Roots, limited repress with original label artwork.
    Super-limited edition one time only 100 x one-off print run exclusive Studio One Official T-shirt! Black and orange silk screen print on 100% Cotton white T-shirt, w/ official Studio One label This T-shirt will be deleted after this mailout so if you want one you need to order now!
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    Killer vocal roots album produced by The Mighty Two at Joe Gibbs Studio in 1981 featuring "Innocent Blood" "Callie Weed Song" "Weeping And Wailing"
    Mini-LP/EP of "ambient collage, deconstructed grime and minimalist drum’n’bass" from hi-tech, electronic music production wizz, Perko. Lanark Artefax fans check!
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    Heavy roots early 80s vocal cut from Barry Brown and The Roots Radics produced by their bass player Errol 'Flabba' Holt.
    Limited repress of Light Of Saba's first killer roots single originally released in 1974 with "Words Of Wisdom" backed with "Peanut Vendor".
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    • Original LP£20.00
      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' money-back guarantee!
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    Deadly old-school house cuts from the archive of Chicago house music legend, Gene Hunt! Issued for the first time via Beau Wanzer's L.A. Club Resource!
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      Limited copies available - one per customer!
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    Marcia Maria's killer, mid-tempo, Brazilian disco burner "Amigo Branco", another sought after Brazilian reissue for the Mr Bongo 45 series. Massive playout tune! Features a wicked version of an Arthur Verocai gem from Simone on the flip.
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    Zombi's Steve Moore excels with his score to hallucinatory horror movie, Bliss. Tense, atmospheric with old school style horror soundtrack touches and effective sound design.
    Mr Bongo reissue the highly sought after, Brazilian classic 'Deixa A Tristeza' by Neno Exporta Som on their excellent Brazilian 45 series - one thast's been on the Brazilian collectors list for a long time. Features another Brazilian gem from Agnaldo Rayol feat. Claudya on the flip. ESSENTIAL
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    Reissue of early 80s demos from Thomas Leer affiliate Robert Rental, one of the pioneers of the post-punk, DIY and industrial electronic music scene in the UK.
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    Al Kent, disco aficionado and founder of the Million Dollar Orchestra, returns to BBE with the sixth volume of his famed 'Disco Demands' compilation series. Rare, previously unreleased disco and dance-floor soul, with special disco-adjustments for this album by Al Kent himself!
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    Opulent, contemporary disco music for the 20s by legendary, euro-disco pioneer, Cerrone!
    • LP + CD£20.99
      Limited 'crystal' vinyl edition inc. CD version of the album. Gatefold sleeve.
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    Six lengthy, powerful and energetic tunes make up this superb album from US' finest pioneers of the contemporary Afrobeat groove - Antibalas!
    Third album outing for Steve Spacek via Henry Wu's Black Focus label! Another exemplary selection of futuristic, broken beat, house and electronic soul vibes!
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      180g vinyl. Includes download card with 4 bonus tracks.
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    In every aspect of her career, Mieko has refused to be restrained or placed in a box artistically, and new record I Bloom sees a continuation of that ethos. With a career that has seen her as an acclaimed Japanese electronic artist and producer, a trailblazing female drum’n’bass DJ (signed to Haruomi Hosono’spersonal label), a collaborator with...
    "In February 2010, the late, legendary musician, poet and author Gil Scott-Heron released his thirteenth, and last, studio album. First conceptualised in 2005, and ultimately produced by XL Recordings head Richard Russell during New York recording sessions that commenced in January 2008, 'I’m New Here' was Scott-Heron’s first album in thirteen years...
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    Rajan James, the Jamaican-born English-raised musician’s 'Impossible Dream's is her single that walks a fine line between US boogie and UK synth-pop influences of the 1980s - yet manages to sound distinctly her own. Left Ear reissue both the unreleased full-length versions, including the instrumental cut.
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    New Zealand DJ collective Flamingo Pier return to Soundway Records with their Indigo EP. Afro-house, cosmic and shimmering, Italo-style disco vibes via Soundway!
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    Crushing remix pack for Ron Morelli's 'Laugh Taker' track, which originally appreared on his Hospital Productions album, 'Disappearer'. Mick Harris (Scorn, Napalm Death), Parrish Smith and Overlook all contributing the punishing remixes!
    Killer dream house vibes from Glenn Davis given the ULTIMATE cosmic disco overhaul from the one and only Ashley Beedle and Darren Morris as Afrikanz on Marz. The duo's superb remix and dub versions take us off into the discotechnosphere with a rousing string arrangement and emotive chord changes that sound like Underground Resistance or Ian O'Brien....
    Brazilian singer, guitarist and actor Seu Jorge turns to brother-in-arms Rogê, for their first ever album recording, acknowledge 25 years of close friendship with this intimate direct-to-disc recording for Night Dreamer.
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    • Original LP£8.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original UK LP Vinyl, laminated
      100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Soundsa Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or your money back!
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    Mark Seven's Parkway series returns with four sublime cuts of dancefloor bliss. House/boogie with some killer dub touches! One for the Metro Area, Balihu and Paul Simpson fans!
    Trüby Trio founder, Rainer Trueby presents 'Soulgliding' and compiles the smoother side of 2-step soul, boogie, modern soul and jazz. This collection spans several decades and features evocative classic from the likes of Ray & James, Patrice Rushen, Fifth Of Heaven, Cloud One and more!
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    Psychedelic, Anatolian style pop duo Kit Sebastian get the rework on this Mr Bongo release 12" - Natureboy Flako, Baris K and Halal Cool J. Each turn out vastly different interpretations of the duo outfit, spanning the genres of proto-house/new wave, hip hop and funk. Killer!
    **Selected by Tone B Nimble!** “Soul Is My Salvation" is a collection of dance friendly gospel songs. The mission is to simply uplift your spirit through music and word. Dance floor’s around the world mirror the reactions of Churches from the 70’s and 80’s when experiencing these recordings.”
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    SOTU favourite Tapes flips the script again, returning with two fresh slices of heavy, digital dubwsie business via the excellent Japanese label, EM!
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