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    Sweetback (Mario Van Peebles who also produces, edits and co-composes along with Earth, Wind & Fire) is an apolitical black sex performer who becomes a reluctant picaresque hero when he kills the two white policemen who brutalised a young prisoner for racist reasons. On the run to Mexico, Sweetback encounters all man ner of provocatively stereotypical...
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    Wicked early dancehall tunes from one of the biggest voices in Reggae !
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    Full to the brim with good tunes from the 80's which came out of the Uptempo records stable (a collaboration of Steve King and Sugar Minott) and a few tasty rarities thrown in too!
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    Ifan Dafydd / Mount Kimbie - style, warm and gentle post-dubstep business from Doc Daneeka with soulful vocalist Abigail Wyles. Lando Kal (on a roll!!!) shakes things with a swinging garage / house rework.
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    2nd outing on wax for newcomer 813! The six tracks that make up this E.P. range from the interstellar funk musings of 'La Fantiko' - to the cloud hopping excursion of 'Pan O Matika' -  to the '80s channeling synth madness of 'Erotica'. Om Unit's remix of 'Erotica' that brings the E.P. to a close sounding like Wiley, Cyndi Lauper and the Neptunes...
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    Recorded at Dynamic and produced by Winston Riley with an awesome line up of musicians that included Sly & Robbie, Boris Gardiner, Willie Lindo, Dwight Pinkney, Robbie Lyn, Winston WrightDean Fraser, and Nambo
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    Perception Productions, a New York based label that ran from the late 60s through until 1974, was a strangely eclectic affair. When Perception closed its doors in 1974 it had been producing records for nearly 5 years. It’s left behind a legacy of great soul, funk and jazz which is contained within this compilation. Tracklist: CD1 1. Dizzy...
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    Hessle Audio debut UK producer Bandshell. Fractured, hissing, weighty Techno dub "Dust March" kicks off this tidy four tracker. "Rise Em", takes it to a different level, hollow tribal syncopated drums dominate, over whoops and jungle noise.  On the flip IDM minimalism from "Metzger" and finishing with rugged beast "Dog Sweater" - HEAVY!!!!!!!
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    Husband and wife take a side each of this green vinyl 12" of lush, trippy deep house. Searching synths, romantic atmospheres & expert groove on Ed's offering; funked-up, jazzy vocal house from Jen.
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    Limited clear vinyl press! Idiom is classic KM bassline pressure - snaking rhythms and bubbling bass. On the other side 'Breach' is a mesmerising roller working melody and groove into a techno framework.
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    Serious, serious, all-time classics of house music on this first edition of KMS records' retrospective series. You get two ultimate bangers from the man himself, Kevin Saunderson (KMS label boss & pioneer of Detroit Techno as as one of the 'Bellville Three') under his Reese moniker, with his trademark growling bassline and rough-cut grooves....
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    More house classics on the second sampler 12" from Kevin Saunderson's 'KMS' label retrospective. Features Carl Craig's 1992 remix of Kevin Saunderson's 'Do Ya', produced with his multi-million selling group Inner City, and Chez Damier's swinging piano-heavy mix of his own 'Never Knew Love'. Also included is a stripped-back mix of Good Life from...
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    Bringing his sound to a new boil, dBridge gives us the first serving of "Velvit" with these two new monster tracks. Dipped in 90′s jungle with 2012 construction, "Passing Encounter" fuses a catchy lead and tribal beat that simmers over an 808 bass heat, finished off with lush, obscured vocals. "Scarlett" pumps a classic reese bass line...
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    Canadian Jacques Greene explores a darker, dusty sound on Martyn's 3024 label. 'Ready' comes with a smudged take on the R'n'B-inflected garage-house vibe J-G has made his trademark. On the flip, 'Prism' warms things up with bass pulses drenched in reverb and high-drama vocal cut-ups.
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    STONE COLD KILLER REISSUE ALERT PART 2 !!!! This legendarily rare album of Channel One dubs has been reissued in a beautiful hand silkscreen sleeve. Lovely clean and loud pressing, all in all very nicely done indeed. This album was so rare it doesn't even have a tracklisting ! TRUST US, YOU NEED ONE OF THESE !!!
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    STONE COLD KILLER REISSUE ALERT !!!! This legendarily rare album of Channel One dubs has been reissued in a beautiful hand silkscreen sleeve. Lovely clean and loud pressing, all in all very nicely done indeed. This album was so rare it doesn't even have a tracklisting ! TRUST US, YOU NEED ONE OF THESE !!!
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    Digital Roots stylee, produced by the late great Augustus Pablo
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    Fresh new talent Widowmaker makes his debut release on Wheel and Deal with 3 dark twisted half step stompers. Tunnelling Wurm: The atmospheric sinister skanker, featured heavily as one of N-Types intro tunes as of late. Industrial twisted bass, bobs and weaves around half step shuffling beats. Thunderous sub gives any dub system a work out. Forgotten...
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    Excellent club-primed sketches from UK guy Sei A on Will Saul's new label, 'Simple'. Title track works infectious grooves out of stripped-back, euphoric house and ghostly garage. 'Going Down' brings more of a dancefloor-locked groove, with memories of hardcore in the breakdown and serious weight in the bassline. Swede Axel Boman brings drifing...
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    the stars shine brightly over heironymous today, don't you believe?
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    This is the studio version of this album. UK original vinyl
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    Rare Original Trojan vinyl (some noise)
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    Original USA vinyl copy electronic avant-guardist
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    Soundhack aka Soundstream showcases his crazed looping edit style; the MMM guys drop Italo-drenched techno-funk. Solid 12"!!
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    Dave Huismans / 2562 / AMUS finally unleashes a sequel to his killer 'Archive' release on Clone, back in 2009. This 12" features some of his most banging, straight-forward club material to date, while retaining that trademark A Made Up Sound funk and swing. Low down & dirty basement tracks!
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    One of three new heavyweight roots releases from London label "Tuff Scout" top roots vocal cut from Mr Dallas.
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    Classic Studio One set that really is essential ! 'bobby bobylon'  'rasta man camp'  'i am a revolutionist'  'banulu' and many more.
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    New rootsy dancehall tune from Eccleton Jarrett with top draw dub mix from Demus on the flip.
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    70's Roots vocal trio featuring Sugar Minott, Tony Tuff and Derrick Howard with four deep roots tunes plus dubs
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    Great new vocal cut from Michael Prophet with a killer dub mix from Demus on the flip. Keep em' coming Tuff Scout...
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    *Super limited triple marbled vinyl with 71-minute CD* Exquisite sound-designers Rod Modell and Steven Hitchell return with their first new album since the critically acclaimed "Liumin" double album on Manchester's beloved Modern Love imprint. The sonic structure of this album was the basis for what later became "Liumin"  but this exploration...
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    Big tip! Deepest, rough-cut house! New 12" from Thaemlitz/DJ Sprinkles, taken from the album Soulnessless (a 32hr, 16GB microSD card release!) Thaemlitz has condensed sections of that daunting release into two radical dancefloor versions  under his K-S.H.E (Kami-Sakunobe House Explosion) alias. A-side ‘Rosary Novena for Gender Transitioning...
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    Los Jack Machine – A world of half truths, pornography and mindless violence......... A short film by Free Seed Films Soundtrack by My Second Head,  Limited vinyl run of killer funk soul groove attack!!
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    Atoms For Peace is Thom Yorke's super group with Flea (Red Hot Chilli Peppers). An album is rumored to be ready for release some time towards the end of this year, and several clips of Thom playing tunes from it are to be found all over youtube, but who knows ... On this 12", Atoms For Peace remix themselves and the Oklahoma band Other Lives (compared...
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    First up is dope 1980 afro-style disco corker, ‘Musicland’ from NYC-based one-hit-wonders Clymax. Boogie beats, soaring synths and an damn funky bassline -- class A Afro-hedonism! Next up is the deeply groovy ‘I Feel Funky’ from Harry Mosco, all dancefloor-primed bass licks and heady synth solos. Taken from the 1978 ‘Country...
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    Killer Flute led instrumental cut of "sattamassagana" with dub on the flip.
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    Deep Medi & AntiSocial Entertainment dons Silkie and Quest showcase their own sounds, on the lastest instalment of Tempa's unmissable mix series. Moving through Swindle's swinging, funk-influenced grime, through Quest & Silkie's ragga & hardcore-flavoured beats, on to classic deep dubstep from Mala and bright grime from Mizz Beats....
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    Third World singer Bunny Rugs with Tappa Zukie on a tuff version of the reggae nation anthem "sattmassagana" check heavyweight dub.
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    Killer dee jay tribute to THE FASTEST MAN ON EARTH- USAIN BOLT on a 70s roots cut of "queen of the minstrel" rhythm. Pure heavyweight Dub play loud!!!
    EXCLUSIVE TO SOUNDS OF THE UNIVERSE Hot on the heels of SOTU's highly succesful in-store last Saturday, we are pleased and proud to offer these very limited copies of Secondo's second release from the 'What About Never' project! Don't stall on this bespoke beauty! UK exclusive to Sounds of the Universe!
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    To mark the momentous occasion of the 50th anniversary of Jamaican independence, record labels have been scouring their vaults to compile celebratory items. VP Records introductory 3-CD box set gives a cursory exploration of the evolution of the music, and weighs in heavier on the dancehall side of things. Disc 1 Independent Jamaica –...
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    Steve Summers continues to produce some of the lushest, most delicately textured, dreamy house music in all the world. 4 sumptuous, all-analogue, tom-tom bashing, 707-laden jams; with spiralling string synthesis and basslines straight out of a Larry Heard record, resonant bleeps, and vocal cut-ups from a 1980s cutting records "House" mix.  Sounds...
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    Planet E's Monty Luke returns, after a killer 12" for Black Catalogue, bringing more of his highly sexed & dangerously low slung house.
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    YES! After L-Vis's very special homage to hard house, Lil Silva turns in a KILLER edition of Night Slugs' new 'Club Constructions' series. No messing around here - Lil Silva drops three of his trademark hard-edged, tracky cuts, deeply rooted in the harder edge of Chicago house, and flavoured with a brash grime aesthetic and and slinking Funky...
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    Devastatingly fuctional bass-heavy club tracks from My Nu Leng. Damp runs up a set of dark chords, chopped up samples and intense sub bass for a unique slice of 130bpm half time pressure. Waltaknocks shows off the same intricate bass work, punchy drums and thick atmospheres. Last Japan flips the original of Damp for his '4:44am Remix', with a...
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    New 12" from Hyperdub's grime don! Roll Deep's Riko Dan rides epic orchestral grime on Dark Crawler & Fruit Punch on the flip marries UKF percussion with a square-wave bass groove, with added woodblock interludes.
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    BACK IN STOCK! "Last Decade" is a series of unreleased techno experiments from Carl Craig. Still in the conceptual stage, these were intended to be revisited. That was a while back and Carl decided they were interesting and brilliant enough as they were so here they are! We're glad these have finally seen the light of day.
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    BACK IN STOCK Nasty, gun-pulling, clangin' grime instrumentals from Night Slugs boss Bok Bok. Plenty of bravado and chest-puffin' on over-the-top  bass and synth epic "MJT". "Dark Hearts Dub" sounds like a f'ed up twisted 2012 Beverly Hills Cop theme, "when Eddy goes Eski" (or something like that) - clanging, jerky synth work and schizo-bass...
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    John Heckle is the one! Crunched, experimental techno, biting rhythm tracks, & noisy new-agey electronics from Liverpool - in the vein of his label-boss Hieroglyphic Being but perhaps a bit more floor-friendly. Always highly recommended!
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