• 1. Prayer
  • 2. Raven
  • 3. Bardo
  • 4. A Hundred Moons
  • 5. Strid
  • 6. Transient State
  • 7. Return To Text
  • 8. Reactor
  • 9. Window

UK troupe, GoGo Penguin return with their second album for Blue Note. 'A Humdrum Star' is a heady meld of jazz and electronic experimentalism that joins the dots between contemporaries such as BadBadNotGood through to Radiohead.

N.B. Vinyl format is the limited, coloured edition

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GoGo PenguinMan Made ObjectBlue Note
Gilles Peterson's hottest tip!Man Made Object is the exciting new release from GoGo Penguin on the iconic Blue Note Records, a follow up to their previous...

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Donald ByrdStreet Lady (1973)Blue Note
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The Three SoundsVibrations (1966)Blue Note
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Elvin Jones TrioPuttin' It Together (1968)Blue Note
Blue liberty pressing Blue Note. Original USA vinyl. Elvin with Joe Farrell & Jimmy Garrison. DEEP AND RARE Original = USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ (cutout) 100%...
McCoy TynerExpansions (1969)Blue Note
Seminal deep modal jazz on Blue Note w/ Woody Shaw, Gary Bartz, Ron Carter, Herbie Lewis and Freddie Watts. Produced by Duke Pearson. HEAVY! Orig= Blue...
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Double album on Blue Note w/ Philly Joe Jones, Charlie Rouse, Paris Wright and Nate Herguland
Tony AllenThe SourceBlue Note
Long time Fela Kuti drummer Tony Allen drops a new album for 2017 - a hybrid fusion of jazz and Afrobeat!
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1957 Blue Note session with a hard bop take on some standards.
Ornette ColemanNew York Is Now! (1968)Blue Note
DEEP DEEP heavyweight left-field new thing Blue Note jazz. Discordant, heavy and profound. W/Dewey Redman, Jimmy Garrison and Elvin Jones.
Art Blakey QuintetA Night At Birdland, Volume 1Blue Note
10" repress of seminal early Art Blakey Quintet line-up featuring Horace Silver, Lou Donaldson and Clifford Brown
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D. Byrd + Pepper Adams, Duke PEarson, Laymon Jackson, Lex Humphries.  New USA vinyl
Freddie HubbardBreaking PointBlue Note
Freddie Hubbard + James Spaulding, Ronnie Mathews, Eddie Khan, Joe Chambers. Deep and essential Blue Note. New USA vinyl issue
The New Heritage Keyboard QuartetThe New Heritage Keyboard Quartet (1973)Blue Note
Blue label Liberty labels Blue Note w/ orig house inner sleeve and in orig. shrink. Orig USA vinyl
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With Blue Mitchell on trumpet, Junior Cook on tenor sax, Gene Taylor on bass and Louis Hayes on drums. Recorded in 1959by the legendary Rudy Van Gelder.
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The best of Bobby McFerrin from his time on Blue Note.  
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Norah JonesFeels Like HomeBlue Note
2004 contemporary vocal jazz album from the award winning Norah Jones. 
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