A Loud Minority Deep Spiritual Jazz From Mainstream Records 1970-1973

    BGP
    • Blue Mitchell – Mi Hermano
    • Hadley Caliman – Watercress
    • Make Longo – Matrix
    • Frank Foster – E.W. Beautiful People
    • 1. Frank Foster – The Loud Minority
    • 2. Blue Mitchell – Mi Hermano
    • 3. Harold Land – Up and Down
    • 4. Hadley Caliman – Watercress
    • 5. Buddy Terry – Kamili
    • 6. Harold Land – Ode To Angela
    • 7. Roy Haynes – Senyah
    • 8. Charles McPherson – Charisma
    • 9. Make Longo – Matrix
    • 10. Johnny Coles – Petits Machins
    • 11. Frank Foster – E.W. Beautiful People
    • 12. Hadley Caliman – Little One

    Brilliant compilation of early 70's deep spiritual jazz from the vaults of Mainstream records!!!

    Frank Foster’s legendary title track sets the tone with forward thinking jazz sounds and a political message. Similar lines of thinking from Harold Land – two tracks from his legendary group with Bobby Hutcherson – and Roy Haynes are also featured. We have obscure but fantastic playing from Hadley Caliman, Buddy Terry and Charles McPherson and a rare date as a leader from the excellent Johnny Coles. Legends of soul jazz appear in the form of Blue Mitchell and Mike Longo with a previously unreleased version of ‘Matrix’.

    Other Releases on BGP

    Johnny HammondGears (2015 reissue)BGP
    Seminal jazz and funk album from 1975 with SIX EXTRA PREVIOUSLY UNISSUED TRACKS! Arguably one of The Mizell Brothers finest productions and one of SOTU's...
    • Johnny Hammond – Tell Me What To Do
    • Johnny Hammond – Los Conquistadores Chocolatés
    • Johnny Hammond – Lost On 23rd Street
    • CD£11.99
      Out of stock
    • 2×LP£23.99
      In stockAdd to Bag
    Lonnie Liston SmithExpansions (Single Edit) / A Chance For PeaceBGP
    Ultimate Jazz-Funk floorfiller on a nice 7" press, backed with another of LL Smiths magical journeys The ultimate jazz funk floor-filler released on...
    • Lonnie Liston Smith – expansions (single edit)
    • Lonnie Liston Smith – A chance for peace
    Leon ThomasThe Creator 1969-1973: The Best Of The Flying Dutchman MastersBGP
    Cross section of the great recordings that Leon Thomas made for Bob Thiele's Flying Dutchman. It covers the relatively straight-ahead pieces from his...
      Gil Scott-HeronThe Revolution Begins: The Flying Dutchman MastersBGP
      The three albums Gil Scott-Heron recorded for Bob Thiele’s Flying Dutchman label are some of the most important in the history of black music. They show...
        DarondoListen To My Song: The Music City SessionsBGP
        This is the root: Darondo's lost album, recorded in 1973 and 1974. Indispensible street funk and soul balladry from a Bay Area legend.
          • CD£11.99
            Out of stock
          • LP£19.99
            In stockAdd to Bag
          Disco GoldScepter Records & The Birth Of DiscoBGP
          Disco's Rosetta Stone. The very best of Tom Moulton's mixes for Scepter Records, which originally appeared on two volumes of 'Disco gold' in 1975. Five...
            Alice ClarkThe Complete Studio RecordingsBGP
            Killer soul and funk compilation from unsung hero Alice Clark! This fantastic collection features all the tracks from Alice Clark's classic Mainstream...
            • Alice Clark – You Hit Me (Right Where It Hurt Me)
            • Alice Clark – Don't You Care
            • Alice Clark – Never Did I Stop Loving You
            • LP£19.99
              In stockAdd to Bag
            • CD£11.99
              Out of stock
            Bridge Into The New AgeFunky Afro-Centric Spiritual Sounds From Jazz's Forgotten DecadeBGP
            BGP returns to its jazz roots with a compilation that looks at the funky, Afro-centric and distinctly spiritual grooves coming out of North America in...
              The Soul of Spanish HarlemBeautiful Soul Music from the Heart of New York's Spanish HarlemBGP
              Great compilation of soul music recorded by latin musicians in New York in the 1960s! The 1960s saw a new generation of young latin musicians rise to...
              • Ralfi Pagan – Ain't No Big Thing
              • The Terrible Frankie Nieves – True Love
              • Tito Ramos – Heaven
              • Parrish – Your Smile
              • Ronnie Marks – Some Lonely Heart
              • Ralphie & the Latin Lovers – Lonely Has Been My Day
              Super Funk PresentsFunk Soul SistersBGP
              Excellent compilation of female Funk and Soul featuring Fontella Bass, Betty Bibbs, Thelma Jones, Little Ann and many many more Highly recommended !
                • CD£11.99
                  Out of stock
                • LP£17.99
                  In stockAdd to Bag
                James Brown's ProductionsThe Godfather's R&B 1962-67BGP
                This is a superb new compilation of James Brown's early productions from 1962-67. Featuring super-rare cuts, this CD clearly shows Brown's journey from...
                • Dizzy Jones – I don't care
                • James crawford – Got no excuse
                • Elsie mae – Do you really want to rescue me part one

                People also bought

                Bossa JazzThe Birth of Hard Bossa, Samba Jazz and the Evolution of Brazillian Fusion 1962 - 73Soul Jazz Records
                This double album features many of the great Brazilian  jazz bossa groups involved in the bossa nova explosion of the early 1960s. The amazing hard...
                • Sambalanco Trio – Samblues
                • Tamba 4 – San Salvador
                • Airto – Xibaba
                • Sergio Mendes – Canto Do Ubirantan
                • Dom Um Romao – Birimbau
                • Walter Wanderley – Capoeira
                • Zimbo Trio – Anoiteceu
                • Som Imaginario – A-3
                • Sergio Mendes – Neurotico
                • Meirelles – Solo
                • Airto – Tomba in 7/4
                • Milton Banana – Primitivo
                • Antonio Carlos Jobim – Stone Flower
                • Sambalanco Trio – Improviso Negro
                • Quarteto Novo – Vim De Santana
                • Edu Lobo – Vento Bravo
                • Tamba 4 – Slick
                • Luis Carlos Vinhas – Batucada
                • Eumir Deodato – Bebe
                • Paulo Moura – Das Tardes Mas Sos
                • Quinteto Villa Lobos – Ritmica 1
                • Meirelles – Mulhe Rendeira
                • Zimbo Trio – Para Lennon e McCartney
                • Quarteto Novo – Fica Mal Com Deus
                • Joao Donato – Patumbalacunde
                • Tamba 4 – California Soul
                • Tenorio Jr. – Consolacao
                • Salinas – Like A Rainy Night
                • Balanco Trio – Zazueira
                • Baden Powell – Rosa Flor
                • 2×CD£12.99
                  Out of stock
                • 2×LP Vol.1£14.99
                  Out of stock
                • 2×LP Vol.2£14.99
                  Out of stock
                • MP3 Release£7.99
                  In stockAdd to Bag
                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...
                • Laraaji – All Pervading
                • Laraaji – Bethlehem
                Tamba TrioAvancoUniversal Sound
                This is the second in our series of classic and groundbreaking Brazilian albums from the early 1960s. This is a bespoke digitally remastered, high quality...
                • Tamba Trio – Garota De Ipanema
                • Tamba Trio – Mas Que Nada
                • Tamba Trio – Negro
                • Tamba Trio – Mania De Maria
                • Tamba Trio – Vento Do Mar
                • Tamba Trio – Sonho De Maria
                • Tamba Trio – So Danco Samba
                • Tamba Trio – O Samba Da Minha Terra
                • Tamba Trio – Moca Flor
                • Tamba Trio – Rio
                • Tamba Trio – Tristeza De Nos Dois
                • Tamba Trio – Esperanca
                • New LP (180g)£13.99
                  Out of stock
                • CD£12.00
                  Out of stock
                Edu LoboA Musica De Edu Lobo Por Edu Lobo Universal Sound
                Soul Jazz Records/Universal Sound are issuing ‘Edu Lobo por Edu Lobo’, the legendary Brazilian vocalist/composer’s stunning debut album...
                • Edu Lobo – Boranda
                • Edu Lobo – Resolucao
                • Edu Lobo – As Mesmas Historias
                • Edu Lobo – Aleluia
                • Edu Lobo – Cancao Da Terra
                • Edu Lobo – Zambi
                • Edu Lobo – Reza
                • Edu Lobo – Arrastao
                • Edu Lobo – Requiem Para Um Amor
                • Edu Lobo – Cheganca
                • Edu Lobo – Cancao do Amanhecer
                • Edu Lobo – Em Tempo De Adeus
                • CD£12.00
                  Out of stock
                The SidewindersFlatfoot Hustlin'Jazzman
                'Flatfoot Hustlin' is a great-sounding super rare funk album chock full of deep soulful moments and full-on fat, funky grooves. This is the latest from...
                • The Sidewinders – I Like To Dance
                • The Sidewinders – I Like Your Stuff
                • The Sidewinders – Flat Foot Hustlin'
                • The Sidewinders – Gift To The Sun
                • LP£19.99
                  Out of stock
                • CD£11.99
                  Out of stock
                Rahsaan Roland KirkPrepare Thyself To Deal With A Miracle (1973)Atlantic
                Experimental, accesible, genius, kirk, roland, rahssan. prepare thyself ...
                • Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Seasons
                • Reissue LP£16.99
                  Out of stock
                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...
                • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Home Rule
                • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Just 71% Moor
                • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – 2504 Cliffbourne Pl.
                • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Fountain In The Circle
                • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – City Tryptych
                • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Fountain In The Circle
                Max RoachWe Insist! Freedom Now SuiteCornbread
                Classic Civil Rights-era album recorded by Max Roach in 1960, as a collaboration with lyricist Oscar Brown, Jr. Designed to coincide with the centenery...
                • Max Roach – Driva' Man
                • LP + Download Code£18.99
                  Out of stock
                 
                  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...
                  • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Asha
                  • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – As A Matter Of Fact
                  • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Two Thirds Pleasure
                  • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Dig Where Dat's At
                  • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – St. Margaret's Church
                  • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Effervescence
                  • Lloyd McNeill Quartet – Warmth Of A Sunny Day
                  Stars of Northern Soul54 Soulful Floor StompersMy Kind of Music
                  Triple CD with 54 tracks. Featuring Barrett Strong, Mary Wells, Mel Torme, Ernie K-Doe, Jimmy Ruffin, Etta James and many more.
                  • 3×CD£7.99
                    Out of stock
                  Barry BrownBig Big PollutionJackpot
                  wicked 70s roots vocal with king tubby dub on the b-side
                  • Barry Brown – Big Big Pollution
                  • 7"£5.99
                    Out of stock
                  Tino ContrerasEl Jazz Mexicano De (Album) Jazzman
                  Weird and wonderful latin-jazz sounds from the imaginative Mexican jazzman Tino Contreras! Hear latinesque ritual chants in Orfeo en los Tambores, insane...
                  • Tino Contreras – orfeo en los tambores
                  • Tino Contreras – la malaguena
                  • Tino Contreras – en el viejo estambul
                  • Tino Contreras – santo
                  • Tino Contreras – safo la sacerdotiza del amor
                  • CD£11.99
                    Out of stock
                  • 2×LP£18.99
                    Out of stock
                  Hilton FeltonThe Best Of Hilton FeltonJazzman
                  1974 fantastic funky jazz sound of Hilton Felton. Raised in DC, producer and arranger Hilton is a master of piano and Hammond B3. This album consists...
                  • Hilton Felton – boo bop boogie
                  • Hilton Felton – spreading fever
                  • Hilton Felton – dream come true
                  • Hilton Felton – your analysis
                  • Hilton Felton – tell her love has felt the need
                  • CD£12.99
                    Out of stock
                  • LP£16.99
                    Out of stock
                  Spirtiual Jazz 7: IslamVarious ArtistsJazzman
                  The seventh volume of Jazzman's acclaimed 'Spiritual Jazz' series examines the influence and impact of Islam on four decades of jazz innovation. Featuring...
                  • Maurice McIntyre – Humility in the Light of Creator
                  • Ritual Trio – Africanos/Latinos
                  • Emmanuel Abdul-Rahim – Kalahari Suite
                  • Creative Arts Ensemble – Uhuru
                  • East New York Ensemble de Music – Mevlana
                  • Idrees Sulieman – The Camel
                  • Yusef Lateef – Morning
                  • Sabu & Sahib Shihab – Nus
                  • Abdelrahman 'Abdo' Elkhatib & Solar Plexus – Ah Ya Zen
                  • The Lightmen – All Praises to Allah, Pt. 1 & 2
                  • Ahmed Abdul-Malik – Nadusilma
                  • Dawan Muhammad – Taumbu
                  • 1. Maurice McIntyre – Humility in the Light of Creator
                  • 2. Ritual Trio – Africanos/Latinos
                  • 3. Emmanuel Abdul-Rahim – Kalahari Suite
                  • View full info and tracklisting
                  • 2×LP£18.99
                    Out of stock
                  • CD£10.99
                    Out of stock
                  Sun Ra And His Mythic Science ArkestraThe Paris Tapes : Live At Le Theatre Du Chatelet 1971Art yard / Kindred Spirits
                  Previously unreleased phenomenal astro-free jazz session from Sun Ra Live at the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris, 1971! The vinyl features three tracks...
                  • Sun Ra And His Mythic Science Arkestra – Discipline 27
                  • Sun Ra And His Mythic Science Arkestra – Untitled Solo
                  • Sun Ra And His Mythic Science Arkestra – Love In Outer Space - part 1
                  • Sun Ra And His Mythic Science Arkestra – Love In Outer Space - part 2
                  • Sun Ra And His Mythic Science Arkestra – Somebody Else's Idea
                  • Sun Ra And His Mythic Science Arkestra – Space Is The Place
                  • Sun Ra And His Mythic Science Arkestra – Angels And Demons At Play
                  • LP£9.99
                    Out of stock
                  • 2×CD£13.99
                    Out of stock
                  The Voices Of East HarlemRight On Be Free (1970)Elektra
                  Classic gospel soul from NYC! This is a classic rare groove!
                    • Reissue LP£16.99
                      Out of stock
                    Joao GilbertoThe Warm World Of Joao GilbertoUbatuqui
                    Amazing new CD release featuring Joao GIlberto's first three seminal Bossa Nova releases. The three albums on this one CD, recorded in Brazil for Odeon...
                        Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978VariousAnalog Africa
                        Amazing compilation of 70's African music from the ever-excelllent Analog Africa camp! Organ-driven Afro-beat, cosmic Afro-funk and raw, psychedelic...
                        • Uppers International – Dankasa
                        • Apagya Show Band – Ma Nserew Me
                        • K.Frimpong & His Cubano Fiestas – Me Yee Owu Den
                        • Marijata – Break Through
                        • Ebo Taylor & The Sweet Beans – Odofo Nyi Akyiri Biara
                        • Orchestre Abass – Awula Bo Fee Ene
                        • Itadi – Live In Other World
                        • Apagya Show Band – Mumunde
                        • Rob (with Mag-2) – More
                        • Cos-Ber-Zam – Ne Noya
                        • De Frank Professionals – Afe Ato Yen Bio
                        • African Brothers Band – Ngyegye No So
                        • Uppers International – Neriba Lanchina
                        • Ebo Taylor & The Pelicans – Come Along
                        • 2×LP£20.99
                          Out of stock
                        Four Tet And Burial Nova Text
                        *VERY LIMITED COPIES BACK IN STOCK!!* Electronic virtuosos Four Tet and Burial collaborate on this super limited vinyl-only offering for Four Tet's...
                        • Four Tet And Burial – nova
                        • 12"£6.99
                          Out of stock
                        Retta YoungYoung And RestlessExpansion Records
                        First reissues of this beautiful soul album from 1976. Originals of this one going for big money online. The CD is the first issue here in this...
                        • Retta Young – Really Really
                        • Retta Young – Now Or Never
                        • Retta Young – Just Look Into His Eyes
                        • Retta Young – We're So In Love
                        • Retta Young – I Love My Jim
                        • Retta Young – My Love Is On His Way
                        • Retta Young – That's How Some Men Are
                        • Retta Young – Our Way Of Loving
                        • Retta Young – Let's Make Up For Lost Time
                        • LP£18.99
                          In stockAdd to Bag
                        • CD£10.99
                          Out of stock
                        Black Renaissance (Harry Whitaker)Body, Mind And Spirit (2015 Red Vinyl Edition)Luv N' Haight
                        Long overdue reissue of this magnificent, super-rare, super-deep, funky spiritual jazz album -this is superb! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! Harry Whitaker is...
                        • Black Renaissance (Harry Whitaker) – Black Renaissance
                        • Black Renaissance (Harry Whitaker) – Magic Ritual
                        • LP£9.99
                          Out of stock
                        Sylvia StriplinGive Me Your LoveUniversal Sound
                        Soul Jazz are issuing this seminal in-demand super-rare boogie-funk-soul album produced by Roy Ayers originally released on his own independent Uno Melodic...
                        • Sylvia Striplin – Look Towards The Sky
                        • Sylvia Striplin – Toy Box
                        • Sylvia Striplin – You Can't Turn Me Away
                        • Sylvia Striplin – All Alone
                        • Sylvia Striplin – Give Me Your Love
                        • Sylvia Striplin – Will We Ever
                        • Sylvia Striplin – Searchin'
                        • Sylvia Striplin – You Said
                        • 2×LP£14.99
                          Out of stock
                        • CD£11.99
                          Out of stock
                         
                          Mor ThiamDini SafarrarJazzman
                          Originally released in small numbers as a custom pressing in 1973, the compelling 'Dini Safarrar' by Senegalese drummer Mor Thiam has gained cult status...
                          • Mor Thiam – Ayo Ayo Nene
                          • Mor Thiam – Sindiely
                          • Mor Thiam – Kele Mumbana
                          • Mor Thiam – Kanfera
                          • Mor Thiam – Africa
                          • New LP (180g) + Download Code£19.99
                            Out of stock
                          • CD£12.99
                            Out of stock