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  • 1. Friend Island
  • 2. The Girl In The Gold
  • 3. Dawn & Darkness
  • 4. The Ivy Heart
  • 5. The Last Girl
  • 6. Threshold
  • 7. Haunting Refrain
  • 8. The Ivy Heart (reprise)
  • 9. Girls Will Be Girls
  • 10. Lanterns & Lances
  • 11. Head For The Hills
  • 12. The Way Of All Flesh
  • 13. Huff [BONUS TRACK]

Originally released on library music label Musical Touch Sound back in 1979, ‘Ducks & Drakes’ is an instrumental disco LP by pioneering French electronic musician Yan Tregger. Ducks &a Drakes has achieved cult status among crate diggers and DJs, thanks to its ebullient charm and rock-solid leftfield grooves. Recommended!

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Yan TreggerCatchy (40th Anniversary Edition)Farfalla Records
Reissue of the sought-after 1978 instrumental disco LP 'Catchy' by Yan Tregger, a European composer who also experimented with pop, soul, jazz and rock....

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Takeo MoriyamaEast PlantsBBE
BBE continue their Japanese jazz series with a reissue of the stunning and super obscure gem, Takeo Moriyama's 'East Plants' from 1983.
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Marcel VogelThe Sound Of Lumberjacks In HellBBE
BBE haul in Lumberjacks In Hell label boss, Marcel Vogel curate this ace label comp. featuring 'Lumberjacks In Hell' regulars Tom Noble, Seven Davis Jr,...
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Ralph ThomasEastern Standard TimeBBE
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IF Music presents: You Need This - World Jazz Grooves (Compiled by Jean-Claude & Victor Kiswell)VariousBBE
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John MoralesThe M+M Mixes Volume IV (The Ultimate Collection) (Part A)BBE
John Morales goes back in on some of his favourite disco for BBE - This Part A of the fourth volume delves into some of his favourite mixes of classic...
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Mr Thing & Chris Read voyage into the mysterious, strange and wonderful world of Library Music, courtesy of Cavendish Music. Founded in 1937...
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John Armstrong presents: Afrobeat BrasilVarious ArtistsBBE
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