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    It's the bomb! Two massive Studio One cuts back to back.
    ‘Space Funk – Afro Futurist Electro Funk in Space 1976-84’, is an intergalactic journey into black space, fuelled by funk, powered by computers. ‘Space Funk’ is a lovingly compiled collection of superb, rare and off-the-wall space funk and electro releases mostly released on small independent labels in the late 1970s and 1980s. Reactors...
    **Repress of Tenderlonious' modern classic mini LP, featuring the dancefloor anthem 'Song For My Father'!** Tenderlonious returns home to his label 22a with this stunning six track EP. As the title suggests 'On Flute' shows us how diverse Tenderlonious's musicianship is as he embellishes each song with his signature flute sound fusing elements of...
    Get On Down reissue Herbie Hancock's classic, Japanese 'direct-to-disc' album recording 'from 1979 - a jazz-fusion gem available on vinyl again for the first time in 30 years! Features the classic 'Butterfly', 'I Thought It Was You' and also includes 'Shiftless Shuffle'!
    The 10th edition of Jazzman's lauded 'Spiritual Jazz' series takes a closer look at the legendary label Prestige. The compilation highlights the best esoteric, modal and deep jazz gems from Prestige Records, 1961 to 1973. Features Afro-Eastern visions from Yusef Lateef and Ahmed Abdul-Malik, deep modal excursions from Mal Waldron and Walt Dickerson,...
    Limited EP/mini album release, 'The Afterlife', from Shabaka Hutchings and his band of cosmic jazz psychonauts, The Comet Is Coming!
    **Highly anticipated Gang Starr album!** Despite the passing of Guru in 2010, DJ Premier produces 'One of the Best Yet' the legendary hip hop duo's first album since 'The Ownerz' in 2003. 'One of the Best Yet' is CLASSIC Gang Starr with guest spots from the likes of M.O.P, Q-Tip, Royce da 5’9”, Jeru The Damaja, J. Cole, Ne-Yo, Nitty Scott, Talib...
    **12" repress version! Now comes with a flute dub from modern master, Diggory Kenrik!** 'Jamaican Fruit of African Roots' is the lost vocal cut to one of King Tubby's most devastating dubs from the 1970s. It was never released in Jamaica, but featured on an obscure compilation released only in Toronto in smal quantities in the mid 70s. Check the awesome...
    Great clean & loud pressing of Cornell Campbell 1973 roots classic, a must have..with a dubplate version plus a looped up effects laden dub version on the flip.
    The aspirational “Striving For the Right” with its tender b-side “When a Boy Falls in Love,” was initially released in 1970. This release represents the first time that these 2 tracks have been reissued with the original label design. “Striving For the Right” finds Pat Kelly in perfect form, his voice maintaining perfect clarity while blossoming...
    Greg Foat returns with yet another stellar album release for Athens of The North! This time around enlisting the help of saxophone maestro Binker Golding; Kooks guitarist, Hugh Harris and Malcom Catto at the controls in his analogue studio. Excellent, rhythmic, jazz-funk and fusion.
    Produced by Pat Kelly and originally released as an extremely limited pressing in 1970, Dukey McCella’s “I’ve Got the Power,” has become a cult favorite, shrouded in mystery and rumour, among serious record collectors and reggae selectors. The tune’s plaintive harmonies and the early, roots-inflected militancy of the lyrics led many well-informed...
    One of the standout cuts from the 'Where We Come From (CHICAGOxLONDONMixtape)', Emma-Jean Thackray's 'Too Shy' gets the expanded 12" treatment backed with a Gilles Peterson edit of Makaya McCraven's 'Run ‘Dem' featuring Joe Armon-Jones, Theon Cross, Nubya Garcia and Soweto Kinch!
    Heavy 70s roots alternative vocal cut from Dennis Brown produced by Gussie Clarke with added touches from Russ Disciples, dub version on the flip.
    Produced by Leroy Hutson and Curtis Mayfield, the community-based collective Voices Of East Harlem blessed the world with three albums and a whole string of funky singles, including these two cult tracks, 'Wanted Dead Or Alive' their funk anthem with a strong splash of gospel; undoubtably one of their most popular cuts from1973. 'Can You Feel It' on...
    **One per customer!** Amazing second release from Clap City Records! The label go deep with this ESSENTIAL reissue of Wendell Harrison & The Tribe’s funky-as-hell, deep jazz prize ‘Farewell To The Welfare’ 45 for the first time since 1975, originally released on cult Detroit jazz label, Tribe.
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      300 numbered editions housed in deluxe, tip-on sleeves
      28 page zine detailing Wendell's journey, Tribe and his musing behind this composition.
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    Reissue of a 1985 Suso Saiz side project, 'Música Esporádica' which grew out of his work with his band Orquesta De Las Nubes (who were the subject of a Music From Memory compilation of 2018).
    Very rare 80s brooding roots vocal cut from Overton Deverell with a version on the flip. Limited pressing from Common Ground International
    The CLASSIC lead single from Pharoahe Monch's critically acclaimed 'Internal Affair' available as a limited edition 7".
    Killer 45 on Lokalophon, the sub-label of Philophon. Lokalophon is designed to unearth the best beats from around the world, starting with this amazing Ghanaian Frafra-Gospel from singer, Chris De Wise Shepherd.
    Both tracks originally released on his 1982 Mikey Dread produced album "Bad Man Posse" Killer early 80s roots with dubs.
    DJs, producers and un-rivaled selectors, Psychemagik deliver their long-awaited album debut. 'I Feel How This Night Should Look' navigates through balearic, jazz, acid, disco and rock!
    Four Tet tempers the mood a little following previous club-friendly bangers with this downtempo cut, 'Teenage Birdsong'. Harking back to an earlier sound, 'Teenage Birdsong' riffs on playful melodies with remixes from Avalon Emerson and Overmono taking it to the club. Big!
    Reissue of this rare disco/boogie classic album written, arranged and produced by the great Greg Carmichael and legendary Patrick Adams. Originally released in 1978 and every track a winner!
    Reissue of Al Charles' take on the Gap Band's 'Outstanding'. A KILLER lovers rock version given some added bass pressure for the dancefloor!
    21 tracks (including 13 never published before on any format) taken from the finest original soundtracks of the genre. From groovy disco bangers and charming jazz-funk, sleazy-listening and rock blends, to analogue electronic experiments, these iconic sounds embody the essence of the Italian movie industry at the end of the 70s. Includes music by the...
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    KINGDEM – Rodney P, Ty & Blak Twang are a supergroup formed of UK hip-hop heavyweights and a trio who need little introducing. New EP from this fresh collaboration on True Thoughts.
    • 12" EP£10.99
      Limited blue vinyl edition
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    Long overdue reissue of Gideon Nxumalo 1962 album 'Jazz Fantasia', widely regarded as a seminal South African jazz record. With a limited pressing at the time, the album has become a revered foundation of modern South African jazz music, even though it is a rare album to find. Features legendary jazz altoists Kippie Moeketsi and a very young Dudu Pukwana....
    Two great new roots instrumentals from guitarist Alan Weeks with production from Patrixx Matic.
    Dynamite Cuts issues two funk gems on 7", from the mega rare, hard to find Texas funk LP by Steamheat 'Austin Funk'. First time on 7" for these two funk bombs!
    Obscure little black ark roots tune produced by Lee Perry. Brother Noah is a harmonic re-telling of the biblical flood by The Shadows, three singers named Sam, Don & Errol. First time reissue on 7" vinyl. Limited edition of 500 only.
    Killer new ska double header from Italy with The Officinalis and their take on James Bond theme tuneage.
    Czarface employs every asset in his arsenal, maximizing lyrical efforts from Inspectah Deck & Esoteric with pulse-pounding production from in house beatsmith, 7L & Jeremy Page.
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    Reissue of Don Laka's in-demand, second album from 1984. Features floor-filling classics such as 'Let's Move The Night'; the silky-smooth stepper 'Need to Love' and the killer title track - a South African disco classic!
    Wicked boogie funk
    • Original 7"£10.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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    Soundway reissue two rare, Parang dancefloor cuts from early 1980s Trinidad & Tobago!
    Athens of the North reissue a rare 12" that brings together two of the finest lovers singers to ever duet, the late Jean Adebambo and Trevor Walters, covering Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway's 'Back Together Again'.
    This compilation seeks to looks beyond Afrobeat, funk and disco, exploring some of the gaps in between, and a good few areas well outside of these established genres, often involving lesser known names. Features music by Francis Bebey, Chakachas, Myriam Makeba and more.
    Heavy zouk double-sider! Both tracks taken from Daniel Dimbas' 1985 'La Differencia' album with Palms Trax and Rush Hour's Antal on edit duties!
    Killer piece of 1977 Black Ark magic from Earl Daley, Lee Perry, Steely, Albert Malawi and Dalton Browne. Original roots reggae by the man Earl Sixteen recorded & produced in pure classic Lee Scratch Perry style!
    In the summer of 1986, inspired by gypsies from Turkey and the Balkan region, a Kurdish immigrant and six Austrians locked themselves in a small rehearsal room in Vienna's 5th district. What came out of these sessions sounded rather unusual for the local music scene. Using songs from the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East as a vehicle for improvisations...
    After their debut mixtape “Clear Soul Radio”(2010), follow-up EP “The Departure”, an A3C Festival appearance, two SXSX showcases, induction to Red Bull Academy’s Soundstage program, and performances with Tanya Morgan, Just Blaze, Alchemist, Talib Kweli, and Freeway, the release of 2012’s “Detroit Revolutions” LP put the Detroit collective...
    Two essential soul cuts from the legendary quartet, The Independents!
    Le Très Groove Club cotinue their search through the archives of library music legend, Jacky Giordano. Originally released in 1977, 'Organ' plays psychedelic, groovy, organ-led, library music themes; sought by DJ's, collectors and sample-heads across the world!
    Le Très Groove Club cotinue their search through the archives of library music legend, Jacky Giordano. Originally released in 1978, 'Organ Plus' plays psychedelic, groovy, organ-led, library music themes; sought by DJ's, collectors and sample-heads across the world!
    Killer deep-funk/soul bullet from the legendary soul singer Richard Marks. Essential reissue via AOE/Athens of the North!
    Reissue of this fantastic underground 60s soul classic with a string arrangement to die for! Pure dancefloor destruction!
    Killer production's from DJ Mitsu The Beats on Mukatsuku. Lush ,string heavy soundtrack piece with Herb Albert ish trumpet solo's underlayed by Mitsu's beats. The flip delivers a concept piece for the Turntable Hostel in Shibuya . Double bass takes centre stage with this jazz fused work out underlaid by field recordings taken from Tokushima.