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Kendrick LamarDAMN (Collectors Edition)Top Dawg Entertainment
Damn! Collector's edition of his widely acclaimed album, this time with a different cover and the tracklisting in reverse - apparently as he originally...
We Out HereVarious ArtistsBrownswood Recordings
Gilles Peterson's Brownswood Recordings releases an album of exclusives that focuses on London’s bright-burning young jazz scene, this compilation brings...
Theo ParrishPreacher’s Coming / Gullah GeecheeSound Signature
More idiosyncratic club tools from Detroit's Theo Parrish! Complex percussive grooves featuring conscious poetry and lyrics from Jovia Armstrong, Keith...
Darryl DouglasHolding On / Jesus Is The LightKalita Records
First ever official reissue of Darryl Douglas' hugely sought-after 1981 gospel disco monster 'Holding On' via the folks at Kalita Records!
Enrico IntraFunk Sessions in Milan: Insieme/StarbusDualismo Sound
First time reissue of this gorgeous, opulent and super camp sci-fi disco-funk gem, penned in 1978 by Italian composer Enrico Intra and released on his...
KhruangbinCon Todo El MundoNight Time Stories
Khruangbin’s sounds are rooted in the deepest waters of world music infused with classic soul, dub and psychedelia. Their 2015 debut album ‘The Universe...
Charlotte Dos SantosCleoFresh Selects
Incredible debut from Charlotte Dos Santos whose 'Cleo' album arrives on the very reliable Fresh Selects label out of Portland, USA. Invoking the deepest,...
CoilAstral Disaster Sessions Un/Finished Musics (Limited Edition)Prescription
These rare recordings were recorded as part of the legendary Prescription label 'album' series in the late 1990's that resulted in Coil's essential masterpiece, 'Astral...
Disco Dub BandFor The Love Of MoneyMr Bongo
Mr Bongo reissue this Danny Krivit and DJ Harvey favourite, as sampled by J Dilla and Glenn Underground - a dubby disco cover of the Gamble & Huff penned...
KhruangbinCon Todo El MundoNight Time Stories
Khruangbin’s sounds are rooted in the deepest waters of world music infused with classic soul, dub and psychedelia. Their 2015 debut album ‘The Universe...
Morrison KincannonBeneath The RedwoodsSpacetalk
Spacetalk - the label venture between Psychemagik and Leng / Claremont 56 - focus in on archive and previously unreleased material from unsung legends...
Johnny HarrisMovementsBlank Recording Co.
Official reissue of the composer / arranger's CLASSIC 1970 album, 'Movements'! Rousing brass, woodwind, strings and synths feature on his versions of standards...
Hieroglyphic BeingThe Seduction Syndrome / Black FMSoul Jazz Records
HIEROGLYPHIC BEING EXCLUSIVE 250 COPIES ONLY VERY LIMITED 12" ONLY AVAILABLE HERE NOW! MASSIVE! Hieroglyphic Being throws down a massive EXCLUSIVE 12"...
Duomo Sounds Ltd: Nigerian 80s Disco Music To Move Your SoulVarious ArtistsLivingstone Studio
A compilation focusing on some of the key disco and boogie tracks from Nigerian label, Duomo Sounds Ltd, released between 1980 and 1984.
Stanley CowellRegeneration (2018 Remastered Edition)Pure Pleasure / Strata-East
Deluxe gatefold 180g vinyl reissue! Official reissue of this classic spiritual jazz LP by the great Stanley Cowell that was originally released on Strata-East...
Marcellus PittmanRevenge For Nothing / Red Dogon StarUnirhythm
Detroit's Marcellus Pittman jams the box on this killer lo-fi house and techno single that employs elements of new wave and minimal synth music - monster!
Pantsula! The Rise Of Electronic Dance Music In South Africa, 1988 - 1990Various ArtistsRush Hour
Late 80s, South African dance floor tracks selected by DJ Okapi and Rush Hour boss, Antal! In the late 1980s and early 90s, Pantsula was the name given...
Here Lies ManHere Lies ManRidingEasy Records
Heavy and ultra-fuzzy afro-rock! This L.A. based troupe is founded and conceptualized by Marcos Garcia of Antibalas, bringing his erudite...
The Descendants Of Mike And PhoebeA Spirit SpeaksPure Pleasure
Pure Pleasure reissue of this classic spiritual jazz LP originally released on Strata East in 1974. Bill Lee’s family band is a must...
Billy Parker's Fourth WorldFreedom Of Speech (Remastered 2017 Edition)Pure Pleasure
ONE OF THE RAREST AND BEST STRATA-EAST ALBUMS OF ALL TIME!MASSIVE new Strata-East vinyl BILLY PARKER'S FOURTH WORLD...
FunkadelicReworked by DetroitersWestbound
The legacy of Funkadelic has had a huge impact on various producers from the Motor City. This compilation on legendary Detroit label, Westbound has...
  • 1. Sexy Ways (Recloose Disco Flip)
  • 2. You Can't Miss What You Can't Measure (Alton Miller Mix)
  • 3. Get Your Ass Off And Jam (Marcellus Pittman Remix)
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Deutsche Elektronische Musik 3Experimental German Rock and Electronic Music 1971-81Soul Jazz Records
This latest instalment in Soul Jazz Records’ successful Deutsche Elektronische Musik series delves deeper into the German nation’s vaults to bring...
  • 1. Klaus Weiss – Wide Open Space Motion
  • 2. A.R. & Machines – I'll Be Your Singer, You'll Be My Song
  • 3. Deutsche Wertarbeit – Deutscher Wald
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Mr Bongo Record Club: Vol. 2Various ArtistsMr Bongo
The second, anticipated instalment in Mr Bongo's 'Record Club' series selects the label's recent discoveries and sought-after obscurities that form the...
Maurice Moore and Family Affair BandEverything That Shines Ain't GoldMelodies International
Floating Points delivers another classic slice of upbeat 70's soul on his Melodies International imprint! Maurice Moore’s ethereal Hammond bass soul...
Kassem MosseChilazon GaidenOminira
Shop favourite Kassem Mosse is back in the fold with, 'Chilazon Gaiden'! An EP of icy cool club traxx and minimal dancefloor experiments. Another killer...
John GordonErotica SuiteEverland Jazz
Everland Jazz reissue John Gordon's 1978 LP 'Erotica Suite'. This is super rare, deep, spiritual, modal jazz - one of the rarest albums to...
Dr. C SteinSelected Works 1983-1988JJ Funhouse
Collection of stunning minimal synth and new wave tracks from experimental musician, Dr. C Stein. All tracks are assembled from the ‘Plays...
Welcome To Zamrock! Vol. 1: How Zambia's Liberation Led To A Rock Revolution 1972-77Various ArtistsNow-Again Records
Zambia's turbulent period throughout the 70's led the rock revolution that has come to be known as 'Zamrock'. Fuzz guitars were commonplace, as were...
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Siassia & TokobinaSiassia & Tokobina EPNouvelle Ambiance
A new label from Hugo Mendez, co-founder of Sofrito! A series dedicated to cross-cultural experimentation, kicking off with this exhilarating dive...
Herbert BodzinRevival: The Electric Jazz Rock RecordingsThe Artless Cuckoo
Issue of this utterly obscure, electric jazz rock / fusion recording. Privately released in early 1977 by an artist collective as a protest action...
KelelaTake Me ApartWarp
N.B. Vinyl format is a limited 2xLP edition pressed on clear vinyl. Includes booklet.  Kelela's debut album emerges as an epic portrait of an artist...
Jerry Washington / Timmy ThomasDon't Waste My Time / It's What They Can't SeeSuncut
Suncut make release number four and rediscover a brace of essential, rare soul cuts; both originally released via Henry Stone's TK offshoot,...
Mo KoloursMeroe EP22a
New Mo Kolours on 22a!!!! Anglo-Mauritian producer, percussionist, and vocalist Mo Kolours makes a welcome return to Tenderlonious's 22a following...
Floating PointsReflections - Mojave DesertPluto
Floating Points summons his ensemble again for an album of sweeping, panoramic jazz and electronic passages entitled, 'Reflections - Mojave Desert';...
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Yvonne FairSay Yeah YeahSoul Jazz Records
NEW SUPER LTD 300 copies. Only available EXCLUSIVELY to customers at Soul Jazz Records/Sounds of the Universe. MASSIVE drum breaks...
Space, Energy and LightExperimental Electronic and Acoustic Soundscapes 1961 - 88Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Space, Energy and Light is a collection of music by early electronic and synthesizer pioneers (from the 1960s through the 1970s),...
Four Below ZeroE.S.P.Soul Jazz Records
NEW SUPER LTD. first edition of 300 copies. Only available EXCLUSIVELY to customers at Soul Jazz Records/Sounds of the Universe.ABSOLUTELY SEMINAL SOUL DISCO RARITY...
Split Decision BandSplit Decision BandNow-Again Records / Now-Again Reserve
A band known to deep soul, funk and disco collectors for decades for their sought after 7” 'Watching Out / Dazed', long thought to be the band’s only...
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SecondoShakinWhat About Never
After a moment of schlafenmachen, Soul Jazz records affiliate and master of cut n' paste 'discotekno' drops back into plain sight with these club...
Boombox 2Early Independent Hip Hop, Electro and Disco Rap 1979 - 83Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Boombox 2 is a new selection of early rap music from the period 1979-83, with barely a household name in sight. Featured here...

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TerekkeImprovisational LoopsMusic From Memory
L.I.E.S. regular, Terekke tempers the pace a little for Music From Memory for an album of nebulous ambient escapism. RIYL Stars Of The Lid, Eno, GAS etc.
Mr. FingersCerebral HemispheresAlleviated
First new Mr. Fingers album since 1994's 'Back To Love'! An epic body of work from the legendary pioneer of deep Chicago house music, Larry Heard!
Ezra CollectiveJuan Pablo: The PhilosopherEnter The Jungle Records
**RE-PRESS EXPECTED EARLY MARCH!** Ezra Collective finally drop their highly anticipated album debut! The hotly tipped collective play a tight mix of...
Burnier & CartierBurnier & CartierMr Bongo
Official Mr Bongo reissue of this classic, highly sought-after Brazilian LP from 1974 that touches on MPB, soul, jazz, disco and boogie. Recommended!
Gumba Fire: Bubblegum Soul & Synth Boogie In 1980s South AfricaVarious ArtistsSoundway
Soundway dig deep again and present a selection of 18 rare 1980s cuts that highlight the period that nestles in between the ‘70s (where American-influenced...
Holger CzukayCinemaGrönland
**Vinyl format is eligible for free shipping in the UK!** Superb retrospective of material from the creative mind of one of the great musical mavericks,...
LoneAmbivert Tools Vol. 3R&S
Third part of Lone's wicked 'Ambivert Tools' series sees the producer locked deeper into the old school style breakbeat house mode with kaleidoscopic synth...
Cavern of Anti-MatterHormone LemonadeDuophonic
Stereolab affiliated project, Cavern of Anti-Matter releases its third anticipated album! 'Hormone Lemonade' blends skewed 80s pop instrumentals with the...
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Chris CarterChris Carter's Chemistry Lessons Volume 1Mute
CCCL Volume 1 reinforces Carter’s significant but often under-appreciated role in the development of electronic music - a journey that for Carter started...
J-Jazz Deep Modern Jazz from Japan 1969 - 1984Various ArtistsBBE
In the years following the World War Two, Japan developed one of the most insatiable, dynamic and diverse markets for jazz. For a crucial period of little...
Colin Curtis Presents Jazz Dance FusionVarious ArtistsZ Records
Colin Curtis selects key jazz-dance classics from the Muse records archive! Essential floor-filling cuts from the likes of Mark Murphy, Dom Um Romao, Eric...
Swing TingJunctionSwing Ting
UK duo, Swing Ting are back with this breezy, soulful roots / dancehall and R&B ace, featuring the likes of Alexx A-Game once again and more. HUGE recommendation...
Sun RaOf Abstract DreamsStrut
Another exclusive from the vast catalogue of cosmic jazz pioneer Sun Ra: a previously unreleased radio session most likely recorded at the WXPN FM radio...
Steve ReichSteve Reich: Pulse / QuartetNonesuch
Nonesuch releases Steve Reich’s 'Pulse / Quartet', performed by the International Contemporary Ensemble. This composition was written for two vibraphones...
DabryeThree/ThreeGhostly
One of the most anticipated returns from prodigious hip-hop talent, Dabrye! Tadd Mullinix (aka Charles Manier, JTC) is back with more proper boom-bap with...

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Shankar JaikishanRaga-Jazz Style (Reissue)Outernational Sounds
Never before reissued, this legendary 1968 EMI recording is a revered Indian jazz rarity! 'Raga Jazz Style' is an original Indian excursion into Indo-jazz...
Hypnotic Brass EnsembleBook Of SoundHonest Jon's Records
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble are back with 'Book Of Sound'. The eight sons of legendary jazz trumpeter, Philip Cohran perform and compose their third album...
Earth, Wind & FireBrazilian Rhyme / Runnin (Re-edited by Danny Krivit)CBS
Earth, Wind & Fire classics get the re-work treatment from the edit king Danny Krivit. Hard to make these two tracks anymore danceable, however DK has...
Nils FrahmAll MelodyErased Tapes
Brand new studio album, out of a brand new studio in Berlin, from Nils Frahm! This his 7th studio album is born out of the freedom that his new studio...
Four TetNew EnergyText
Four Tet is back with an album that strides the expanse of new age and ambient music, with fleeting references to his earlier sound and the crystaline,...
Binker and MosesJourney To The Mountain Of ForeverGearbox Records
Figureheads of the exciting new jazz scene, Binker and Moses (alongside the likes of Ruby Rushton and Yussef Kamall) release their second, highly...
LAPSWho Me?MIC
The second release from MIC comes from Ladies As Pimps - LAPS for short - an anarchic Glasgow duo formed by Lady Two Collars of Golden Teacher and Sue...
Emma-Jean Thackray's WALRUSWalrus EPDeptford Beach
Unique experimental jazz and beats all the way from South London! Debut EP from the super talented and award winning London based jazz...
TerekkePlant AgeL.I.E.S.
Album debut LP label cornerstone, Terekke! 8 tracks spanning, deep, Detroit inspired tracks, ambient cuts, through to more rugged, lo-fi, warehouse sounds!
Tropical Drums Of DeutschlandVarious ArtistsMusic For Dreams
Copenhagen’s Music For Dreams comes with yet another strong release - a double album of personal favourites compiled by Jan Schulte. Most of the tracks...
Henry Keen70's BabyMaddjazz Recordings
Killer LP on Maddjazz Recordings from London based DJ, producer and synth enthusiast Henry Keen! Loose beats and percussion fused with mid and uptempo...
Illa JYancey BoysDelicious Vinyl
Unreleased 90s beats from the J Dilla archive! A family affair - the vocal version features his younger brother on vocal duties Rerelease on coloured...
Brazilian Guitar Fuzz Bananas: Tropicalia Psychedelic Masterpieces 1967-1976Various ArtistsWorld Psychedelic Funk Classics
Super heavy compilation featuring super duper rare fuzz-funk psych 45's from Brazil! Following on from the huge success of 'Psych-Funk 101' Now-Again...
J DillaThe Diary
The Estate of James Yancey has revived PayJay as a functioning imprint, and announced the release of J Dilla's long lost vocal album, 'The Diary'. The...
Wu-Tang ClanEnter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) [Limited 6x7" 'Casebook' Issue]Get On Down
This absolutely unique, deluxe edition of this classic album - which has been created in full collaboration with The RZA - is presented as a 'casebook'...
Nas Illmatic Sony / Get Down
C-l-a-s-s-i-c hip-hop album from '94! Nas' debut and not many people would argue - it is his best! Every tune is a hit, but just to remind you of the gems...
Crown Ruler Sound (Compiled By Jeremy Spellacey)Various ArtistsSpacetalk
Another exemplary compilation on Spacetalk with obscure (and utterly brilliant!) disco and funk oddities picked by revered digger, Jeremy Spellacey!
  • 1. Ezy & Isaac – Let Your Body Move (Oba Balu Balu)
  • 2. Stimela – I Love You
  • 3. Kosmik 3 – I’m Gonna Pack (Jeremy Spellacey edit)
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Outro Tempo: Electronic and Contemporary Music From Brazil, 1978-1992Various ArtistsMusic From Memory
Music From Memory take us on a trip to the heart of the Amazon rainforest. This double LP explores the outer reaches of Brazilian music, where...
Pantsula! The Rise Of Electronic Dance Music In South Africa, 1988 - 1990Various ArtistsRush Hour
Late 80s, South African dance floor tracks selected by DJ Okapi and Rush Hour boss, Antal! In the late 1980s and early 90s, Pantsula was the name given...
Round ThreeActing Crazy ft. Paul St. HilaireMain Street Records
Using the rhythm from Maurizio's 'M6', and a vocal from Tikiman / Paul St. Hilaire. Round Three's 'Acting Crazy' is arguably the best release...
SkannaNightstalker EPSkanna
Remastered reissue of this CLASSIC and hugely in demand hardcore EP from Skanna! Crucial rave vibes from '93 working bleeps, bass and amen...
LegoweltLegendary Freaks In The Trash Of TimeClone West Coast Series
Legowelt returns with the bumper-sized 'Legendary Freaks In The Trash Of Time' album with more explorations of retro-futurist techno and other far-reaching...
Okay Temiz & Johnny DyaniWitchdoctor's SonMatsuli Music
The visionary Turkish percussionist and the great South African bassist were introduced by Don Cherry in 1969, when Dyani moved to Sweden after the break-up...
Ruby RushtonTrudi's Songbook: Volume Two22a
Following on from the success of 'Trudi's Songbook: Volume 1', Tenderlonious led jazz outfit Ruby Rushton come through with 'Volume 2' in the same year....
Neue GrafikSoul Conspiracy22a
22a continue in their rich vein of form and introduce us to a new extended family member - Neue Grafik.  'Soul Conspiracy' invites...
Ruby Rushton Two For Joy (Repress)22a
Long awaited repress of the debut album from the Tenderlonious led jazz outfit! Following a handful of successful 12" singles, 22a records (the hub...
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TenderloniousAll Your Way / Bob's Riddim22a
Fresh from an in-demand EP release on Osunlade's 'Yoruba' label, Tenderlonious is back on his own 22a label, focusing once again on the outer...
Jeen Bassa Time Waves EP 22a
In his dynamic mixes, we've heard Vangelis to Shuggie, and Delia Derbyshire to Sergio Mendes. Now, we hear more of Jeen Bassa's universal and...
Tenderlonious / Al Dobson Jr22a00122a
South London's Al Dobson Jr and Tenderlonious head up the debut 12" on 22a. A strong Detroit influence on these tracks. Owning four tracks a piece --  lofi...
Lena PlatonosSun MasksDark Entries
Reissue of this sought-after, experimental synth pop / minimal wave LP from Greek musician, Lena Platonos who cited Pink Floyd's 'The Wall' as a major...
William OnyeaborBody & Soul (2015 Issue)Luaka Bop
Classic William Onyeabor material from 1980! Includes the CLASSIC title track! 
Zazou, Bikaye and CY1Noir Et BlancCrammed Discs
Official Crammed Discs reissue of this incredible afro-industrial fusion album recorded in 1983; the result of a studio encounter between...
Billy Parker's Fourth WorldFreedom Of Speech (Remastered 2017 Edition)Pure Pleasure
ONE OF THE RAREST AND BEST STRATA-EAST ALBUMS OF ALL TIME!MASSIVE new Strata-East vinyl BILLY PARKER'S FOURTH WORLD...
Tropicalia: Ou Panis et CircencisVarious ArtistsLilith
This is the definitive Tropicalia concept album, originally released in 1968 and featuring all the key players in the movement: Caetano Veloso, Gilberto...
Binker and MosesDem OnesGearbox
Noted for their works with the likes of Zara McFarlane, Peter Edwards and Denys Baptiste among others, Golding and Boyd, the drums-horn duo make their...
FinnLate At Night2 B Real Records
Local Action and NTS affiliate, Finn collude on this wicked juke / ghetto house homage - proper Chi-Town style bangers!
Aphex TwinSelected Ambient Works 85-92 (Remastered)Apollo
Aphex Twin's dreamy, ambient techno classic from 1992 is now available in a remastered vinyl format!
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Norman Jay MBE presents: Mister Good TimesVarious ArtistsSunday Best
Norman Jay's seminal series returns featuring party-starting tracks from the like of James Brown, Georgie Fame, Aretha Franklin, Loleatta...
BlawanNutritionTernesc
Blawan drops his first release of 2017 on his own Ternesc label. This EP of techno bruisers is exactly we've come to expect from...
KDJ / Rick WadeMoods & Grooves Classics v4Moods & Grooves
Vintage Rick Wade and rare KDJ (previously released as an insanely limited 12") see the light on this Moods & Grooves retrospective 12". 

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BensonThe AutobiographyDa Capo
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Philip Glass: Words Without MusicA MemoirLiveright
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The Dirty VersionOn Stage, in the Studio, and in the Streets with Ol' Dirty BastardDey St.
USA IMPORT PAPERBACK BOOK - CHEAP!!! On the tenth anniversary of his death, The Dirty Version is the first biography of hip hop superstar and founding...
Robert AdamsNo Small Journeys: Across Shopping Center Parking Lots, Down City StreetsMatthew Marks Gallery
LARGE FORMAT USA IMPORT HARDBACK PHOTOGRAPHY BOOK! 50% OFF!!!No Small Journeys relates to a series of photographs of Denver and its suburbs near the Rocky...
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USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK - 60% OFF!!!!!Seventy colourful, pseudo-historical collage-drawings, digitally remastered for this edition, peopled with often-irreverent...
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USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK OVER 60% OFF!!! In 1963, up-and-coming artist Andy Warhol took a road trip across America. What began as a madcap, drug-fueled...
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USA HARDBACK OVER 60% OFF An extraordinary collection - the seventeen essays gathered here help trace the arc from Romanticism to Realism and into Modernism;...
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Original Funk & Soul 45s - 100s in stock!

The United ImageThe African Bump / Hit ManBranding Iron Records
Heavyweight funk 45 out of Philadelphia.Mint unplayed USA 45
ProphecyWhat Ever's Your Sign (You Got To Be Mine) (1975)Mainstream Records
WICKED rare groove funk. Arr. by TOMMY STEWART! KILLER. Original USA VInyl VG w/minor label wear (listen audio) Original USA...
James BrownSuper Bad (Part 1 & Part 2 & Part 3)King
Killer JB funk. UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The...
Total UnityGreen-Eyed Lady (1978)Claridge Records
Harvey/Loft/Gallery style rocky proto-disco with massive synth bassline re-doing a late 60s prog. classic! Very groovy tune we think!
MusiqueLove Massage/Number One (1979)Prelude Records
Massive PATRICK ADAMS disco two-sider. Make it hot José! Edits by Francois Kevorkian. Prelude 79.Original USA 45
Effie SmithHarper Valley P.T.A. Gossip / The Natural (1968)Eee Cee Records
WICKED, WICKED 60s funky rhythm and blues version of Jeannie C Riley's HArper Valley PTA - how awesome is that? Plus a lesson in hair processing on the...
Third World BandLet's Boogie At The Disco/ Disco Hop (1975)Abraxas
Party funk a la People's Choice/Brass Construction stylee Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl...
The TrammpsThat's Where The Happy People Go (Long Version) (1975)Atlantic
THE BOMB soulful disco philly ANTHEM - uplifting & groovy. Paradise Garage/Loft/Gallery monster groover - just gets better and better Original = USA Unplayed...
Dianne BrooksIn My Heart / I Just Don't Know What To Do With MyselfMGM
Wicked Soul groover and Deep Soul tune on flip
Lou CourtneyMe And You Doin' The BoogalooRiverside (1967)
60's groovy dancer!MINT UNPLAYED USA 45
Westmoreland Co.This Ain't Living / Together We StandVanessa Records
Wicked uplifting funky modern soul tune - killer! Unplayed original independent (St Louis) label USA 45 (warehouse find dead stock few...
RevelationGet Ready for This / Where It's Warm (1975)RSO
The A side is a wicked early Philly sound Disco tune, and there's a nice Modern Soul tune on the flip. UNPLAYED ORIGINAL USA 45
Wanda TalfordOn The Right Road Now / Times Like ThesePraise
Groovy 60s r'n'b chugger/gospel cut! Unplayed original independent (San Antonio Texas) label USA 45 (few background pops but...
Southroad ConnectionJust A Little Bit Of Funk / Dreams Of A Distant Journey (1978)Mahogany
Well funky groovin 45. ORIG USA SOUL/FUNK 45
The Atlanta Disco BandBad Luck (1975)Scorpio Records
Heavy instrumental disco funk version of the Philly classic tune, with an arrangement by legendary Philly legend Earl Young.
Jon Wite GroupTheme From A Summer Place (1975)Cenpro
CRAZY sweet synth funk disco instrumental! Check the audio and you won't get it out of your head! Cenpro Records 1975 UNPLAYED Original USA...
Bar-KaysShake Your Rump To The Funk (1976)Mercury
Boogie Funk 76.Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if...
The PlayhouseYou Don't Know It (1969)Steed Records
Mad 60s blue-eyed northern soul tune chugger. Unplayed original USA 45 in original house bag (some labels reversed)
Jimmy McGriffThe Last Minute (1963)Sue Records Inc.
Slow chugging organ instrumental grinder. Groovy! Original USA 45 unplayed but VG (listen audio). Hard to find and Smokin!
Chicago Piano "C" RedLiving In The Shack / 20 Years (1974)Dawn's
Tripped out blues heavy funk! Superfly! Dawn's Records Unplayed Original USA 45 (some minor background noise)
Sir Charles HughesLove Emotions / It's A Bag Of Fun (1974)Je-Ena Records
WIKKKKKED funky jazzy instrumental tune w/strings. SO FUNKY!  CHECK THE AUDIO - SOULFUL & UPLIFTING! JE-ENA Records...
The EmotionsGot To Be The Man (1969)Volt
Monster funky soul anthem! MINT UNPLAYED ORIGINAL ISSUE USA VINYL 45
FrederickMove On / Gentle (Calling Your Name) (1985)Heat
Wicked BOOGIE FUNK  Heat Records Original Unplayed USA 45  but few crackles (listen actual audio)
Papa's ResultsSister Sheila (1974)Sal / Wa Records
Funky stuff . Sal/Wa Records Mint Unplayed Original USA 45
IndeepWhen Boys Talk (1983)Sound Of New York
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Deutsche Elektronische Musik 3Experimental German Rock and Electronic Music 1971-81Soul Jazz Records
This latest instalment in Soul Jazz Records’ successful Deutsche Elektronische Musik series delves deeper into the German nation’s vaults to bring...
  • 1. Klaus Weiss – Wide Open Space Motion
  • 2. A.R. & Machines – I'll Be Your Singer, You'll Be My Song
  • 3. Deutsche Wertarbeit – Deutscher Wald
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Studio OneBlack Man's PrideSoul Jazz Records
While the righteousness of blackness is at the heart of the Rastafarian faith, this collection illustrates how black pride remained a central theme, if...
Dancehall Book (New 2017 Edition)The Rise Of Jamaican Dancehall CultureSoul Jazz Books
Comes with free poster when you buy direct from us here only!New 10th anniversary edition on Soul Jazz Books/Soul Jazz Records of this now classic large...
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Studio One SupremeMaximum 70s and 80s Early Dancehall SoundsSoul Jazz Records
By the 1970s Studio One and Clement ‘Sir Coxsone’ Dodd had already proved himself to be the defining force in Reggae for almost two decades. From running...
NEW EDITION Freedom, Rhythm and Sound BOOKBy Gilles Peterson and Stuart BakerSoul Jazz Records
NEW PLEXI-BOUND EDITION!  + LIMTED EDITION FREE LARGE POSTER ONLY WHEN YOU BUY DIRECT FROM US! This...
Soul of A NationAfro-Centric Visions in the Age of Black Power: Underground Jazz, Street Funk & The Roots of Rap 1964-79Soul Jazz Records
This album is released this week to coincide with the massive new exhibition Soul of A Nation  - Art in the Age of Black Power now...
  • 1. Gil Scott-Heron – The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
  • 2. Mandingo Griot Society with Don Cherry – Sounds From The Bush
  • 3. Roy Ayers Ubiquity – Red, Black and Green
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Space, Energy and LightExperimental Electronic and Acoustic Soundscapes 1961 - 88Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Space, Energy and Light is a collection of music by early electronic and synthesizer pioneers (from the 1960s through the 1970s),...
Boombox 2Early Independent Hip Hop, Electro and Disco Rap 1979 - 83Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Boombox 2 is a new selection of early rap music from the period 1979-83, with barely a household name in sight. Featured here...
Lloyd McNeill QuartetAsha (1969)Soul Jazz Records
New edition of this very rare deep spiritual jazz album, the debut release from flautist Lloyd McNeill released on his private-press Asha...
The SkatalitesIndependence Ska and The Far East Sound - Original Ska Sounds From The Skatalites 1963 - 65Soul Jazz Records
Fantastic new collection of rare and classic killer ska from the legendary Skatalites, one of the most important groups in the history of Reggae.This...
Lloyd McNeill QuartetWashington Suite (1970)Soul Jazz Records
New edition of this very rare deep spiritual jazz album (currently £400 on Discogs for an original!) first released as a private-press album in 1970 on...
Vodou Drums in Haiti 2The Living Gods Of Haiti : 21st Century Ritual Drums & Spirit PossessionDrummers Of The Societe Absolument GuininSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new album features the truly intense, hypnotic and fascinating Vodou drums of Haiti, a stunning collection of trance-like rhythms...
Hustle! Reggae Disco (Expanded 2017 Edition)Kingston-London-New YorkSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ are releasing their long-out-of-print album ‘Hustle! Reggae Disco’ in a new expanded 2017 edition which now features five extra...
  • 1. Blood Sisters – Ring My Bell
  • 2. Derrick Laro and Trinity – Don't Stop Til You Get Enough
  • 3. Chariot Riders – Do It Nice & Easy
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KaS ProductBlack & Noir: Mutant Synth-Punk from France 1980-83Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records are releasing a collection of lost recordings by French mutant experimental synth group Kas Product, all originally recorded in the period...
Miss Red (Prod. by THE BUG)Under Attack EPSoul Jazz Records
Massive new digital dancehall wickedness from THE BUG/MISS RED-  exclusive on our own Sounds of the Universe/Soul Jazz Records...
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LaraajiCelestial VibrationSoul Jazz Records
This is the stunning debut album from Laraaji. ‘Celestial Vibrations’ was originally released in 1978 under the name Edward Larry Gordon, and then...
Studio One Rocksteady Volume 2Rocksteady, Soul and Early Reggae at Studio One: The Soul of Young JamaicaSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new journey into the mighty vaults of Clement Dodd’s Studio One steps once more into the fertile musical environment of Jamaican...
New Orleans Funk Vol. 4Voodoo Fire In New Orleans 1951-77Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ latest excursion into the Crescent City vaults delves deep into the roots and history of the Voodoo world of New Orleans Funk. Packed...
  • 1. Eldridge Holmes – Pop, Popcorn Children
  • 2. Gus 'The Groove' Lewis – Let The Groove Move You
  • 3. Dave Bartholomew – The Monkey
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PUNK 45: Les Punks : The French ConnectionThe First Wave Of French Punk 1977-80Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Punk 45 release documents the first radical underground punk bands to come out of France including Metal Urbain (the first group...
Betty HarrisThe Lost Queen Of New Orleans SoulSoul Jazz Records
Betty Harris’ The Lost Queen of New Orleans Soul features all of her classic deep soul, sister funk and northern soul songs recorded in New Orleans in...
Tee MacNight Illusion (1980)Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ are releasing Tee Mac’s ‘Night Illusion’, a lost classic Nigerian Afro soul meets disco boogie funk album originally released...
Nigeria Freedom Sounds!Popular Music and The Birth Of Independent Nigeria 1960-63: Calypso, Highlife, Apala, Mambo, JujuSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Nigeria Freedom Sounds! features a stunning selection of material spotlighting the vibrant musical scene in Nigeria at the start...
  • 1. I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – E Ma Mobun Saya
  • 2. Chris Ajilo and his Cubanos – Ariwo
  • 3. I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – Aye Wa Kael
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Coxsone's Music 2The Sound Of Young Jamaica - More Early Cuts From The Vaults Of Studio One 1959-63Soul Jazz Records
Over 40 tracks!This is the second collection to bring together many of the visionary producer Clement ‘Sir Coxsone’ Dodd’s early recordings made...
Venezuela 70Cosmic Visions Of A Latin American Earth: Venezuelan Experimental Rock In The 1970sSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Venezuela 70 is the first-ever album of its kind to take a look at the groundbreaking experimental rock music made in Venezuela...
Studio One Dub Fire SpecialChapter 3: 18 Heavyweight Dub Cuts From Brentford RoadSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new ‘Studio One Dub Fire Special’ brings together 18 heavyweight dub cuts all recorded at 13 Brentford Road in the 1970s. Featuring...
BoomboxEarly Independent Hip Hop, Electro and Disco Rap 79 - 82Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Boombox features some of the many innovative underground first-wave of rap records made in New York in the period 1979-82,...
Count Ossie & The Rasta FamilyMan From Higher HeightsSoul Jazz Records
This album is a strictly 1000-copies only worldwide digitally remastered exact repro LP+ download code. Also available as a very limited...
Africans With Mainframes (Hieroglyphic Being and Noleian Reusse)K.M.T.Soul Jazz Records
"A devastating album of epic dancefloor rituals and visions from Jamal Moss (Hieroglyphic Being) and Noleian Reusse in their prized Africans With Mainframes...
PUNK 45 : Chaos In The City Of Angels and DevilsHollywood From X To Zero & Hardcore On The Beaches : Punk In Los Angeles 1977 - 81Soul Jazz Records
‘Chaos in the City of Angels and Devils’ is the new instalment of Soul Jazz Records’ Punk 45 series featuring an array of first generation Los Angeles...
Johnny Osbourne / Otis GayleWe Need Love / I'll Be AroundSoul Jazz Records
Killer Studio One 12" bomb!
Nigeria Soul FeverAfro Funk, Disco and Boogie - West African Disco Mayhem!Soul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new Nigeria Soul Fever is their first release to explore the vast wealth of Nigerian music recorded in the 1970s. The new album comes...
  • 1. Joni Haastrup – Free My People
  • 2. Christy Essien – You Can't Change A Man
  • 3. Akin Richards & The Executives – Afrikana Disco
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Angèle David-GuillouMouvements OrganiquesVillage Green
Angèle David-Guillou's immersive second album evokes the moods and ambient work of Brian Eno, The Caretaker, William Basinski etc.
MonyakaClassical Roots ShowcaseHevyaka Records
Deep roots reggae from 1983, Monyaka were Jamaican musicians based in USA. This is their debut album recorded at Channel One & Joe Gibbs studios. "Showcase"...
HorsemanClean Reggae MusicReggae Take Over
New U.K. Rootsy dancehall tune featuring Horseman on vocals recorded at The Elementz studio in Nottingham. Numbered Limited edition of 250.
Fikir AmlakEastern StarAkashic Records
Killer new roots tune from vocalist Fikir Amlak and producer Brizio, repeat plays a must..don't let this limited 7" go..
CookahI'm Single AgainRoll & Record
New release from Roll & Record label with vocalist Cookah on shuffling roots dancehall riddim with melodica version on the flip.
Cutty RanksMy Town / OperatorMidnight Resistance
New swinging dancehall riddim from Cutty Ranks on "My Town" plus Tippa Lee "Operator" on the flip with riddim version.
Salute ft. Ray CarlessPlastic CabbageEnviromental Friendly
New 33rpm styled roots 7" from Room In The Sky people, quality U.K. roots label..check their other tunes in stock.
Essential BopChronicles: The Post Punk Years 1979-1984Bristol Archive Records
Essential Pop emerged from Bristol's post-punk maelstrom along with the Art Objects, The Glaxo Babies, The Pop Group and a bunch of other lesser-known...
MTvHollywood EP #1The Trilogy Tapes
DJ Nobu & NHK yx Koyxen go head to head as MTv on this crushing, mid-tempo techno release for TTT!
Laurie Anderson & Kronos QuartetLandfallNonesuch
Laurie Anderson, with contemporary classical troupe Kronos Quartet, studies hurricane Sandy’s devastation with this powerful and ambitious avant-garde...
Hiroshi SatoOrientWewantsounds
Reissue of this amazing 1979 cosmic jazz-funk / fusion masterpiece from Japan's late, great pianist / composer, Hiroshi Sato.
Jack Cutter / PaquaSerpent Strut (Larry Heard's Fingers Deep Club Mix) / Ruby Running Faker (Emperor Machine Extended Dub)Claremont 56
Limited edition 12" issue of tracks that weren't on Claremont 56's anniversary box set, featuring productions by Larry Head and Emperor Machine. 250 vinyl...
MaelstromAlph4Central Processing Unit
Following releases on BNR Trax and Minimal Wave's offshoot, Cititrax , french producer Maelstrom lands an EP of frosrt electro cuts on the excellent Central...
D'ArcangeloD'ArcangeloHappy Skull
Braindance and electro rhythms from the Rephlex records alumni, D'Arcangelo!
Kendrick LamarDAMN (Collectors Edition)Top Dawg Entertainment
Damn! Collector's edition of his widely acclaimed album, this time with a different cover and the tracklisting in reverse - apparently as he originally...
Everything Is RecordedEverything Is Recorded by Richard RussellXL Recordings
XL boss Richard Russell follows up last year’s Close But Not Quite EP with the debut LP from his Everything Is Recorded project. Featuring guest spots...
Nostalgia 77Fifteen: Best OfTru Thoughts
‘Fifteen’ focuses on the production of Nostalgia 77. An eclectic compilation of releases spanning fifteen years of jazz, hip hop, blues, funk, downtempo,...
French Disco Boogie Sounds Vol.3Various ArtistsFavorite Recordings
Thirteen more forgotten and hidden tracks, all produced whether in France, in French, or by French artists between 1977 and 1987. With most of these titles...
EKOFunky Disco MusicAfrica Seven
Africa Seven reissue this vibrant, uplifting afro-disco LP from Eko Roosevelt Louis that was originally released in 1979.
Alva Noto + Ryuichi SakamotoGlassNoton
'Glass' is a recording of an inspired live improvisation by Ryuichi Sakamoto and Alva Noto, a forty-five minute performance at the Glass House venue, in...
La Contra Ola: Synth Wave And Post Punk From Spain 1980-86Various ArtistsBongo Joe
A wicked compilation dedicated to the minimal synth and post punk scene in 80s Spain. This collection explores the electronic music side of the independent...
The Karminsky Experience Inc.See InsideThe Karminsky Experience Inc.
The Karminsky Experience Inc. are back with a super limited transmission of retro-futurist bossa and sci-fi themed easy listening!
SurlyTrip To Warsaw EPAstigmatic Records
Polish jazz vanguards, Astigmatic, release Surly's 'Trip To Warsaw' - shifting a little left of the incredible EABS release of last year, Surly's complex,...
PinchWalking With Shadows / AHH FFF SSS81
Rudeboy techno release on Swamp 81 affiliate, 81 from the man like Pinch!
MagnumEvolution (Beats Edit) / It's The Music That Makes Us Do ItBrewerytown Beats
Official 7" reissue of Magnum's classic 'Evolution' with the never-before-on-a-45 cut 'It's The Music That Makes Us Do It 'on the flip.
Andromeda OrchestraGet Up & Dance (feat. Nick The Record remix)Faze Action
Proper disco vibes from the Faze Action boys with their Andromeda Orchestra project - supported with a killer remix from cult disco knowledge, Nick The...
Darryl DouglasHolding On / Jesus Is The LightKalita Records
First ever official reissue of Darryl Douglas' hugely sought-after 1981 gospel disco monster 'Holding On' via the folks at Kalita Records!
OndenoMayolyeRocafort Records
First time on a 12"! Official reissue of this absolute MONSTER afro-disco bomb from Ondeno that has all the necessary ingredients needed to slay ANY dancefloor...
IceReality / Hey, HeyAthens Of The North
Reissue of this super-rare and hugely sought after modern soul gem, originally released in 1980. Essential reissue via Athens Of The North!
CestrianSecret LanguageUnknown To The Unknown / Vivod
Damn! DJ Haus' unstoppable UTTU label in cahoots with Ali Renault's mighty synth / wave / Italo imprint, Vivod! This release sees Renault in his Cestrian...
Ross From FriendsChampagneMolten Jets
Limited transmission of deep, jazzy-hued lo-fi house music from the don, Ross From Friends!
Blair Sound DesignConsole HumidityLobster Theremin
8-bit house music / end-of-level-boss club tunes from Blair Sound Design landing on the ever excellent Lobster Theremin!
Maurice McGeeDo I DoFull Time Records
Official reissue of this italo disco / boogie classic from 1983 with replica labels and both extended and instrumental versions. Limited, numbered copies...
S & M Trading Co.Metal Surface RepairFit Sound
FIT Siegel and DJ Sotofett in collusion on this dark, reduced techno journey that nods to the the cold, minimal machine music of 80's Europe and the stark,...
Theo ParrishPreacher’s Coming / Gullah GeecheeSound Signature
More idiosyncratic club tools from Detroit's Theo Parrish! Complex percussive grooves featuring conscious poetry and lyrics from Jovia Armstrong, Keith...
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