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    Working on the West Coast, Lowell Fulson, who wrote BB King’s first big hit “3 O’clock Blues”, forged a whole new strand of blues music, more fluid and sophisticated than the gritty, urban blues stomping out of Chicago. Fulson's first national hit, "Reconsider Baby" (later covered by Presley), was typical – a standard blues...
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    • “It’s Like That” / “Sucker M.C.’s (Krush-Groove 1)” (custom Profile 45 sleeve) [1983]• “Here We Go (Live At The Funhouse)” / “Here We Go (Live At The Funhouse) [bleeped version]” (custom Profile 45 sleeve) [released in 1985, recorded August 5, 1983], promo only, first time...
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    **FREE SHIPPING IN THE UK** This Beat Bop Record Box includes officially licensed artwork from Jean-Michel Basquiat on a premium record carrying case. Only 1,000 of the record carry case exist and will never be produced again after this run.Holding up to 50 records, this ultra-sturdy record case, with an interior tiled with Basquiat’s famous...
    • Tubby Hayes LP Boxset (4kg)£63.99
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    West coast hard bop from pianist Dolo Coker plus Blue Mitchell on trumpet and the legendary Art Pepper on sax. Includes a 16-page booklet plus CD bonus track
      Recorded in London 1979. Don Weller sax, Martin Blackwell piano, Ray Babbington bass and Bryan Spring drums
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      From rocking bombay to swinging london! Slip-Disc is the sound of cross-continental youth revolution and a long-distance love affair, a collection of collaborations between young indians and young brits in the 1960's. ‘Beat’ bands in bombay belted out versions of the latest rock’n’roll hits. indian musicians dreamt of making...
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      All time classic album from dub pioneer Scientist from 1980! Remastered by Scientist himself and reissued for the first time in 30 years! These are the dub versions of Al Campbell's 'Working Man'. Check "Steppers Dub" "Rubber Foot" "Scientific"
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      Crazy ethnosounds
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      Big remix business from Ashley Beedle and Horse Meat Disco's Severino! 
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      Nice late fusion album w/ Larry Dunn, Roland Bautista, Paulinho da Costa, Ndugu Chandler and more
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      Featuring the label's very own Tako Reyenga (Red Light Records, Music From Memory) and Jonny Nash (Melody As Truth, Land of Light) these two tracks were cut from a weekend of sprawling space-jams recorded in Jonny’s North London home in 2012 and until recently were thought to be lost.
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      Amazing 1977 recording by Chicago/AACM trombonist George Lewis. Three tracks are completely solo, while the first track is a suite featuring three trombones all performed and over-dubbed by Lewis to make a simultaneous piece!
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      Recorded in New York in 1961 w/ Horace Parlan piano, Dave Bailey drums, Clark Terry trumpet & Eddie Costa vibes.
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      Heavily percussive afro-brazilian rarity from 1972! For those of you who loved Trunk's reissue of 'Tam!.!Tam!Tam!' will love this! gorgeous female chorus, freaky spiritual calls, psych jams, and heavy percussion! Apparently the lead singer Embaixador (Ambassador) appeared in a least one Brazilian film playing a gangster in the James Bonds-like...
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      A more credible Saturday Night Fever. Nuff tunes! 2xLP plus bonus 12"Original = Original UK LP Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve G- ONLY LOT OF WEAR! 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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      Quality salsa from Puerto Rico. Sleeve wear, G- vinyl
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      Afro-funk / jazz crew, The Blassics droppin' science with this heavy, trippy, lackadaisical hip-hop vibe! 
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      Soaring, reverb-addled, psychedelic pop from Panda Bear. 
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      OPN's second album for Warp drops. srirring up the void between electronic oddness, fractured and misplaced R&B - glazed with an OPN signature of new age tranquility. Ace. 
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      Versions of tunes from the jungle pioneer's album 'Jungle Revolution' feat. additional production from the likes of Adrian Sherwood, Mungo's Hi-Fi, Dubkasm, DJ Madd and more. 
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      Two more sublime rocksteady cuts with Pat Kelly on lead vocals, originally released in 1968.
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      Rare early reggae vocal cut from 1972 with Dave Barker's version of "Travelling Man" on the flip.
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      Very rare album on Merritone originally released in 1967, killer instrumentals versions of Rocksteady hits of the day by Alton Ellis, Desmond Dekker, Ken Boothe, The Paragons. Superb reproduction with inner sleeve insert. 
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      Mo Kolours is back on One Handed Music and reaches out with some of his more experiemental rhythms to date. Looping patterns inspired by jazz, african music and hip-hop, 'Texture Like Sun' takes on a new form to Mo Kolours' adroit production ability. 
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      Killer rocksteady two sider from The Techniques with Pat Kelly on lead vocals.
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      Killer uptempo soulful reggae tune from 1969, with The Techniques "Lonely Man" on the flip. A steal at under a tenner!! 
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      Superb 1972 funky reggae cut with top vocal from Dave Barker plus The Techniques rare "War Boat" on the flip.
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      Looped disco-house on Big Doint - act quickly, limited wax!
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      Adam X (Frankie Bones' brother) drops his third album - this time for the mighty L.I.E.S! Eleven tracks of slowed-down and tense EBM wizardry. Murky, atmospheric sounds with elements of electro, acid, electronica and techno. Solid!
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      Peverelist packs plenty of swing and soul into two hypnotic bass-heavy techno tracks for Livity Sound. 
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      Wicked soulful orchestral anthems written, produced and arranged by Jimmy Webb (who did Macarthur Park). Uplifting stuffOriginal USA Vinyl VG ONLY /Sleeve VG100% 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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      Andres puts his signature Detroit thump to this killer sleazy re-work of Doc Daneeka & Seven Davis Jr's shiny original "Whats It Gonna Be?". Future classic!
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      The second 7” of käfTen is dark energic synth tones from Claus Fovea that will make you dance your socks off.
      Classic early reggae from 1969 with Dave Barker on lead vocals
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      Double helpings of The Mad Lads early reggae vocal cuts, great pressings from Japan's Dub Store records.
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      1969 rare early reggae tunes from The Shades originally released by Winston Riley on his Techniques label.
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      Two rare uptempo soulful releases from 1969 from The Mad Lads & The Techniques
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      1969 two uptempo killer sounds from The Techniques 
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      Ash Walker and pals combine an eclectic mix of genres for 'Augmented 7th', ranging from abstract hip-hop, dub-reggae to electronic nuances - all entrenched in a deep, ultramarine jazz tone.
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      New Lp from legendary Chinese Jamaican singer I Kong with Swiss roots band Najavibes. Recorded in Jamaica and mixed at A-Lone Studios in Spain. Wicked roots styled showcase album includes download code.
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      The long-awaited debut of Alvin Aronson, scientist-in-residence at White Material. Warm, sub-heavy grooves, with pristine, expert synth-work; and two subtly atmospheric interludes.
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      Africa Seven delve into the music of blind band leader and overlooked talent, Tala Andre Marie aka Tala A.M., targeting the hightlight of this musician's incredible output between 1975 to 1978! 
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      Nicole Willis, Jimi Tenor and legendary drummer, Tony Allen, combine experience and idiosyncrasies  on these killer, spacey jazz tracks for Finnish electronic stalwart, Sahko. 
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      A side project from producer Lack of Afro (that features him on a few instruments as well as regular collaborators), The Unity Sextet consists of 'musicians' Fat Thumbs Ronnie (keys), Buddy Franco (saxophones), Junior Oliver (bass), Fats Young Jr. (guitar), Cassius Farqhuar (drums) & Chuck Waldron (electronics). Blending elements of jazz, instrumental...
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      The first book dedicated to the Mixtape culture, compiling a collection of interviews and artwork compiled by DJ Mars. 
      One of the most revered dub and reggae producers, Dennis Bovell has been leaving his mark on contemporary music for over 40 years. Bovell describes the material as "a collection of different dub mixes I found buried in my archive, and a few newly mixed cuts."
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      Killer funky electronica 1970 instrumental with Camille Yarbrough vocal "Take Yo' Praise" on the flip, as featured on "Super Breaks" series.
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      Three different sides of Hodge. An epic grime meets techno banger that can destroy any sound system; a deep sci-fi techno roller and a melancholic house tune. Something for everyone.
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      Mr Bongo dig deep into the rich history of Brazilian music recorded in the 60s and 70s and releases these two gems from legends Tom Ze & Jorge Ben! 
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