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    Jackie MittooOboe / Wall StreetSoul Jazz Records
    MONSTER STUDIO ONE TUNE FIRST TIME EVER ON A SINGLE ! Two highly sought after tracks from Jackie Mitoo's legendary 'Showcase' album, originally released...
    • Jackie Mittoo – Oboe
    • Jackie Mittoo – Wall Street
    Bass, Mids, TopsAn Oral History of Sound System CultureBy Joe Muggs & Brian David StevensStrange Attractor
    KILLER new book! An oral history of the UK’s soundsystem culture, featuring interviews with MALA, Dennis Bovell, SKREAM, Youth, Norman Jay, Krust, Dego...
    Prince BusterRoll On Charles Street 'Prince Buster Ska Selection'Rock A Shacka
    Awesome 20 track ska collection from Japan featuring 11 unreleased & alternative takes from the vaults of the late great Prince Buster. With sleevenotes...
    • Prince Buster's All Stars – Buster Pink Night Stars (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster's All Stars – Hey Train (Unreleased)
    • Roland Alphonso – Roll On Charles Street (Natty’ s Dub Plate) (Unreleased)
    • Raymond Harper – Raining Outside (Unreleased)
    • Roland Alphonso – Almost Like Being In Love (Alternate Take)
    • Prince Buster – High Blood Pressure
    • Derrick And Patsy – Raindrops Falling (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster – Stir The Pot (Feat,Prince Buster, Derrick Morgan, Eric Morris & Patsy)
    • Spanish Town Skabeats – Stop That Train
    • Prince Buster – Islam
    • Prince Buster's All Stars – Charles Street Cowboy (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster's All Stars – Prince Of Peace (Alternate Take)
    • Prince Buster – Rude Rude Rudie (Don’ t Throw Stones)
    • Don Drummond – Sudden Attack
    • Don Drummond – Vietnam (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster – Prince Buster
    • Slim Smith – Only Soul Can Tell
    • Prince Buster – I’ m Sorry (Unreleased)
    • Unknown Artist – Summer Time (Unreleased)
    • Prince Buster – Prince Buster
    • 1. Prince Buster's All Stars – Buster Pink Night Stars (Unreleased)
    • 2. Prince Buster's All Stars – Hey Train (Unreleased)
    • 3. Roland Alphonso – Roll On Charles Street (Natty’ s Dub Plate) (Unreleased)
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    Barry BrownLet Go Jah Jah ChildrenStriker Lee
    Back in stock...Super deep roots from the late Barry Brown but King Tubby's dubplate mix is the killer! full of heavy echo and reverbed to the max. BUY...
    • Barry Brown – Let Go Jah Jah Children
    • King Tubby – Leggo Jah Jah Children Dubplate
    Rev. Harvey GatesPrice Of Love / It's Hard To Live In This Old WorldSalvation Rock
    With its killer drum break and sweet piano arrangement courtesy of Zelpha Wells, "Price Of Love" stands as a manifesto of Harvey Gates' musical vision,...
    • Rev. Harvey Gates – Price Of Love
    • Rev. Harvey Gates – It's Hard To Live In This Old World
    The BlackbyrdsCity Life (1975)Fantasy
    All-time classic jazz-funk produced by Donald Byrd and including "Rock Creek Park"!
    • The Blackbyrds – rock creek park
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    Weldon IrvineTime Capsule (1973)Pure Pleasure
    For fans of funk, soul and jazz, it doesn't get much better than this 1973 album. Originally released on Weldon's own Nodlew Records this is sublime stuff...
    • Weldon Irvine – Time Capsule
    • Weldon Irvine – Deja Vu
    Barry WhiteIt's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me (1977)20th Century Records
    It's a funky/disco classic! Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ Unplayed few minor pops etc100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl...
    • Barry White – It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me
    • Original 7"£10.00
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      Unplayed few minor pops etc
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    The ProphetsKing Tubby's Prophecies Of DubPressure Sounds
    Since it first appeared in 1976, King Tubby's dub-wise reworking of tracks by Yabby You's Prophets project has become a sought after item amongst reggae...
    • The Prophets – Fair Lady
    • The Prophets – Babylon Red
    • The Prophets – South West Block
    • The Prophets – Tear Gas In Waterhouse
    • The Prophets – Traditin Skank
    • The Prophets – Earth Fear
    • The Prophets – Black Out
    • The Prophets – Serious Rebellion
    • The Prophets – Gun Man From Waterhouse
    • The Prophets – Bad Man Skank
    • The Prophets – Passing Through
    • The Prophets – Was Alive
    • The Prophets – Ten To One Version *CD bonus
    • The Prophets – Words Dub *CD bonus Track
    • The Prophets – Man To Man Version *CD Bonus
    • The Prophets – A Living Version * CD bonus Track
    Lonnie Liston SmithVisions Of A New World (1975)Flying Dutchman / Pure Pleasure
    Seminal jazz funk deep fusion classic featuring "A Chance For Peace". Essential in anyone's collection!
    • Lonnie Liston Smith – A Chance For Peace
    Patti JoMake Me Believe In You (Tom Moulton Mix) / Ain't No Love Lost (Tom Moulton Mix)Soul Brother Records
    For the first time on 12” single! Two incredible Curtis Mayfield written songs beautifully delivered by the great Patti Jo and mixed by Tom Moulton....
    • Patti Jo – Make Me Believe In You (Tom Moulton Mix)
    • Patti Jo – Ain't No Love Lost (Tom Moulton Mix)
    Marcus & The IgelsGrowing Taller / Studio WorksSoul Fire
    Rare roots 7" originally released in 1978 produced by Marcus Reid, with great bongo led instrumental on the flip. Limited edition of 300 only..
    • Marcus & The Igels – Growing Taller
    • Marcus & The Igels – Studio Works
    Jeff Parker & The New BreedMax BrownInternational Anthem Recording Company
    'Max Brown' is a soulful, swinging cypher of lyrical soloing by guitarist Parker with saxophonist Josh Johnson and trumpeter Nate Walcott, held down by...
    • Jeff Parker & The New Breed – Max Brown (Part 1)
    Baked A La SkaSailing ByLimefield
    Manchester based band Baked A La Ska wicked hypnotic relick of the late night BBC shipping forecast theme with a underwater dub from analog master Al Breadwinner..Check...
    • Baked A La Ska – Sailing By
    • Al Breadwinner – Sailing By (Fisher Dub
    Pablo GadHard TimesNo Label
    Two classic early 80s roots reggae cuts "Hard Times" & "Gun Fever" from Pablo Gad both with strong dubs, clean pressing
    • Pablo Gad – Hard Times
    • Pablo Gad – Dub
    • Pablo Gad – Gun Fever
    • Pablo Gad – Dub
    SparkleSparkleCultures Of Soul
    Cultures of Soul reissue Sparkle’s mega-rare, self-titled album which, many disco afficionados would agree, delivers the goods from start to finish!Sparkle...
    • Sparkle – Six Million Steps
    • Sparkle – You
    • Sparkle – Let Yourself Go
    • Sparkle – Disco Madness
    • Sparkle – Dabooza
    • Sparkle – Down The Way
    • Sparkle – The Rock
    América InvertidaVarious ArtistsVampi Soul
    Vampi Soul focus on a small musical scene that emerged in the early 80s in Montevideo, Uruguay. A very unique sound was developed within the narrow boundaries...
    • Contraviento – Desencanto
    • Jaime Roos – Tras tus ojos
    • Eduardo Darnauchans – De los relojeros
    • Hugo Jasa – Kabumba
    • Eduardo Mateo – El chi-li-ban-dan
    • Travesía – En este momento
    • Mariana Ingold – Capítulos
    • La Escuelita – Llamada Insólita
    • Hugo Jasa – Y el tiempo pasa
    • Leo Maslíah – Bombinhas
    • Fernando Cabrera – A ustedes
    Cosmic Discotheque Vol 2: 12 Junkshop Afro Disco Funk Gems from the 70sVarious ArtistsNaughty Rhythm Records
    Another amazing selection of cosmic disco gems via Naughty Rhythm Records. Vol. 2 in their Cosmic Discotheque series focuses on the AFRO side of the 70's...
      Pender Street SteppersOur TimeMood Hut
      Pender Street Steppers make their anticipated return to Mood Hut with the dreamy, mid-tempo Balearic anthem, 'Falling' backed with the stunning Compass...
      • Pender Street Steppers – Falling (Vocal)
      • Pender Street Steppers – Our Time (Vocal)
      The PioneersBetter HerringBoss Records
      Big money tune from the Pioneers, a-side was only released in England on 7" on the Attack label as by the "Soul Directions" in 1970. George Dekker on lead...
      • The Pioneers – Better Herring
      • The Pioneers – Mama Look Deh
      The Salsoul OrchestraSalsoul Orchestra (1975)Salsoul
      Classic album that includes "Just the Right Size" and "Tangerine"
      • The Salsoul Orchestra – you're just the right size
      • The Salsoul Orchestra – tangerine
      • Original LP£12.00
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      Donny HathawayExtension Of A Man EPAtlantic
      A 4 track EP that plays at 33rpm - includes the Rare Groove classics 'The Slums' and 'Valdez In The Country'. pic sleeve! MINT UNPLAYED JUKE BOX...
      • Donny Hathaway – The Slums
      • Donny Hathaway – Valdez In The Country
      The HeptonesMake Up Your Mind / Road Of LifeBlack Art
      Melody and part of the lyrics for this great Heptones masterpiece were borrowed from Ricky Nelson's song from 1963 "It's Up To You" and transferred into...
      • The Heptones – Make Up Your Mind
      • The Heptones – Road Of Life
      Ella FitzgeraldElla (1969)Reprise
      Ella goes soul! Great funky version of "Get Ready"!
      • Ella Fitzgerald – get ready
      • Original LP£20.00
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      Prince JazzboWise Shepherd / Donkey Blind (1975)Action
       Two killer Jazzbo sides! Mint unplayed Canadian orig. 1975 pressing. (listen actual audio)
      • Prince Jazzbo – Wise Shepherd
      • Original 7"£15.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45.

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      JujuLive At The East 1973Now-Again Records
      First in the series of reissues focusing on the legendary Black Fire catalogue via Now-Again! This previously unreleased live session performed by Juju...
        • LP£25.99
          Thick, tip-on sleeve. Includes a deluxe booklet with extensive notes
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        The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No)The ProfessionalsMadlib Invazion
        Hip hop production hero Madlib and rapper Oh No collaborate as The Professionals on their self-titled album. Marking their first full length album as The...
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – My House
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – The Pros
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Payday
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Give N Take
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Superhumans
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Buggin
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – CDP Smackdown
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Timeless Treasure
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – I Jus Wanna
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Away Too Long
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Make Due
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Tired Atlas
        • The Professionals (Madlib & Oh No) – Dishonored Valor
        • LP£25.99
          Comes housed in a die-cut, embossed jacket exclusive to this first pressing
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        • 2×CD£14.99
          2xCD issue with a bonus disc containing the Madlib instrumentals
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        Batunga & The SubprimesGates of OuantouMatasuna Records
        Two modern cuts from Paris-based, contemporary Afrobeat band, Batunga & The Subprimes, available for the first time on vinyl. Traditional African music...
        • Batunga & The Subprimes – Gates of Ouantou (7inch Edit)
        • Batunga & The Subprimes – Man in the Field
        AntonioHyperfunkDark Grooves Records
        Antonio's 2-step / UKG classic 'Hyperfunk', from 1998, gets the necessary reissue treatment via from Dark Grooves Records!
        • Antonio – Hyperfunk (New Horizons Mix)
        • Antonio – Hyperfunk (Vocal Mix)
        • Antonio – Hyperfunk (Original Mix)
        KamazuKorobelaAfrosynth
        Afrosynth focuses on six songs by South African disco star, Kamazu, spanning his career from 1986 to 1997: two of his biggest hits, ‘Korobela’ and...
        • Kamazu – Indaba Kabani
        • Kamazu – Victim
        • Kamazu – Why
        • Kamazu – Korobela
        • Kamazu – Mjukeit
        • Kamazu – Atikatareni
        Organised Pleasure / Satin WallTropical Stumble / Dans Les ProfondeursStroom
        Two minimal synth/coldwave gems from the Belgian underground in the early 80s! Killer, killer release via Stroom!
        • Organised Pleasure – Tropical Stumble
        • Satin Wall – Dans Les Profondeurs
        Irregular RootsShowcaseA-Lone Productions
        Great new roots album from Irregular Roots based in Zaragoza, Spain featuring six strong vocal cuts with their dubs on the flip side on the vinyl. Produced...
        • Irregular Roots – No Way
        • Irregular Roots – Walking Man
        • Irregular Roots – Remember
        • Irregular Roots – Go To Be Wise
        • Irregular Roots – Crisis
        • Irregular Roots – Degrow
        • Irregular Roots – Remember Dub
        TNT RootsRaw Dub CreatorBokeh Versions
        Debut vinyl release for the mighty TNT Roots on the excellent Bokeh Versions label. 'Raw Dub Creator' is a collection of TNT Roots' finest productions,...
        • TNT Roots – Redemption
        • TNT Roots – Powerful (feat. Earthquake)
        • TNT Roots – Glorious Dub
        • TNT Roots – Righteous Vibration
        • TNT Roots – African Science (Mix 2)
        • TNT Roots – Earthman
        • TNT Roots – Foundation (Mix 2)
        • TNT Roots – Lord of Hosts (feat. Earthquake)
        • TNT Roots – Iron Shirt
        • TNT Roots – Guidance (feat. Yahweh Warriors)
        • TNT Roots – Yahweh the Redeemer
        Barry WhiteSings For Someone You Love (1977)20th Century
        Includes the all-time classic "It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me".
        • Barry White – It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me
        • Original LP£10.00
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        Nikki Giovanni And The New York Community ChoirTruth Is On Its Way (1971)Right-On
        with the wicked proto-rap monster: Ego Tripping. Wicked and rare female proto rap poetry with percussion. Original USA vinyl.
        • Nikki Giovanni And The New York Community Choir – Ego Tripping
        • Original LP£40.00
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        Charles EarlandCharles III (1973)Prestige
        Featuring Lee Morgan, Virgil Jones, Billy Cobham, Billy Harper, Maynard Parker, Garnett Brown and more. Between jazz and soul, keyboardist Charles Earland...
        • Charles Earland – girl, you need a change of mind
        • Charles Earland – my favorite things
        • Original LP£25.00
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        Gut Funky: The Best of C.R.S. RecordsVarious ArtistsTramp Records
        Tramp Records presents a compilation from the best of Philadelphia record producer / label owner Curtis R. Staten who sporadically operated the C.R.S....
        • George Johnson Jr. – That's The Kind Of Man I Am (feat. The Mondells)
        • George Johnson Jr. – Just Because You're You (feat. The Mondells)
        • Bonnie Blanchard – You're The Only One (feat. Andy Aaron and the Mean Machine)
        • Bonnie Blanchard – A Real Good Lovin Man (Part 1)
        • The Zodiacs – Hey Rugh Nut
        • Caprells – Every Day People
        • The Zodiacs – Don't Change On Me
        • Mitzi Ross – Man Hunt
        • Midnight Madness – Gut Funky
        • Midnight Madness – Feelings
        • The Butlers – Thinking Of You
        • Carl Sherlock Holmes – Think It Over
        • 1. George Johnson Jr. – That's The Kind Of Man I Am (feat. The Mondells)
        • 2. George Johnson Jr. – Just Because You're You (feat. The Mondells)
        • 3. Bonnie Blanchard – You're The Only One (feat. Andy Aaron and the Mean Machine)
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        • LP + 7"£23.99
          Limited first edition containing a bonus 7" of Bonnie Blanchard's ultra-rare northern soul classic!
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        Global Communication76:14Music On Vinyl
        A much-needed reissue of this mid-90s, ambient techno classic from Mark Pritchard and Tom Middleton under their Global Communication guise - essential!
        • Global Communication – 4:02
        • Global Communication – 14:31
        • Global Communication – 9:25
        • Global Communication – 9:39
        • Global Communication – 7:39
        • Global Communication – 8:07
        • Global Communication – 5:23
        • Global Communication – 0:54
        • Global Communication – 4:14
        • Global Communication – 12:18
        • 2×LP (180g)£25.99
          Deluxe gatefold sleeve with 'sand pearl' laminate finish + matt silver spot varnish
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        Jeff ParkerSuite for Max BrownInternational Anthem Recording Company
        Tortoise’s Jeff Parker and his ensemble the New Breed release 'Suite for Max Brown' via Chicago's excellent International Anthem Recording Company imprint....
          • LP£21.99
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          Kirk ReedCalifornia (inc. Shawn Lee remix)Believe! International
          Reissue of Kirk Reed's west-coast, blue-eyed soul groover that pays tribute to The Golden State through its imagery of sunshine and wide open roads - includes...
          • Kirk Reed – California (Shawn Lee mix) [feat. Shawn Lee]
          • Kirk Reed – California (Original)
          Shawn Lee's Incredible Tabla BandApache / Bongo RockUbiquity
          Indian style, sitar and tabla-heavy, version of the Incredible Bongo Band masterpiece 'Apache' - Shawn Lee and his Incredible Tabla Band flips one of the...
          • Shawn Lee's Incredible Tabla Band – Apache
          • Shawn Lee's Incredible Tabla Band – Bongo Rock ’73
          The SorcerersIn Search of the Lost City of the Monkey GodATA Records
          Leeds based jazz troupe The Sorcerers, return with their second album for ATA Records. Bass clarinets, flutes, and esoteric percussion, alongside bass,...
          • The Sorcerers – Opening Titles
          • The Sorcerers – Treasured Sacrament
          • The Sorcerers – Overgrown Icons
          • The Sorcerers – Downriver
          • The Sorcerers – Crossing the Rope-Bridge
          • The Sorcerers – The People of the Forest
          • The Sorcerers – Beneath the City of the Monkey God
          • The Sorcerers – Escape from the Catacombs
          • The Sorcerers – Shamanic Brew
          • The Sorcerers – Who Is the Hunter, Who Is the Prey? (feat. Chip Wickham)
          • The Sorcerers – Summoning the Monkey God
          • The Sorcerers – End Credits (feat. Chip Wickham)
          Dennis BrownRepatriationJoe Gibbs Record Globe
          From Dennis Brown's great LP "Visions", first time released on 7", along with it's killer dub version.
          • Dennis Brown – Repatriation
          • Joe Gibbs & The Professionals – Jubilation Dub
          SkariRun This NationRoots Garden
          Making his debut appearance on Roots Garden Skari is a versatile & talented young vocalist hailing from Mandeville in the central hills of Jamaica. His...
          • Skari – Run This Nation
          • Manasseh – Wrong Hands Dub
          HaloLet Me Do ItExpansion Records
          Expansion reissue Halo's 'Let Me Do It', a rare and extremely classy soul/boogie track from 1981, largely unknown at the time but becoming progressively...
          • Halo – Let Me Do It
          • Halo – Life (Re-edit)
          Fat Freddy's DropSpecial Edition Part 1The Drop
          Part 1 of a double album, ‘Special Edition Part 1’, comprises of six tracks of which ‘Raleigh Twenty’, ‘Trickle Down’ and ‘Six-Eight Instrumental’...
          • Fat Freddy's Drop – Kamo Kamo
          • Fat Freddy's Drop – Special Edition
          • Fat Freddy's Drop – Raleigh Twenty
          • Fat Freddy's Drop – OneFourteen
          • Fat Freddy's Drop – Trickle Down
          • Fat Freddy's Drop – Six-Eight Instrumental
          • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£21.99
            Limited 'transparent' violet and purple coloured vinyl edition
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          The Mighty MocambosGolden ShadowLegere
          Two killer dance-floor cuts taken from The Mighty Mocambos' album, '2066'. Amazing afro-funk DJ tools, available on a 7" for the first time.
          • The Mighty Mocambos – Golden Shadow
          • The Mighty Mocambos – Preaching To The Choir
          One WayOne Way featuring Al Hudson (1979)MCA
          Soulful disco-boogie, including the 12" version of "You Can Do It"!
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            Reggae BloodlinesIn Search of the Music and Culture of JamaicaHeineman (1981)
            Very groovy 1981 edition of this great reggae book with lots of text and WICKED photos. s/hand out of print large format paperback (different cover)
            FelliniSo Vive 2 Vezes (1986)Baratos Afins
            Superb second album of Brazilian post-punk from Sao Paulo's finest Fellini. (Fellini featured on Soul Jazz Records post-punk album 'The Sexual Life of...
            • Fellini – Alcatraz Song
            • Fellini – Domingo De Pascoa
            • Fellini – Tabu
            • Original LP£50.00
              Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Original Brazilian vinyl
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