• 1. Offering
      • 2. The Liberation Song (Red, Black and Green)
      • 3. Must Be Something
      • 4. Ain't No Such Thing As Superman
      • 5. Pardon Our Analysis (We Beg Your Pardon)
      • 6. Guerilla
      • 7. Winter In America
      • 8. Western Sunrise
      • 9. Alluswe

      Classic, radical mid-70's album from Gil and The Midnight Band featuring "The Liberation Song", "Ain't No Such Thing As Superman" and the live spoken word/poem "Pardon Our Analysis"

      Other Releases by Gil Scott-Heron And Brian Jackson

      Gil Scott-Heron and Brian JacksonSecrets (1978)Arista
      Heavily influenced by Malcolm Cecil's Tonto programming sound, "Angel Dust", "Three Miles Down" and "Angola" are killer tunes with Gil's usual conscious...
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        Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson1980 (1980)Arista
        Gil Scott-Heron enters the 80's with a solid slab of conscious soul from the anti-nuclear anthem "Shut 'Um Down" to the plight of illegal immigrants crossing...
          Gil Scott-Heron and Brian JacksonMessagesSoul Brother
          Excellent anthology from Soul Brother of GS-H classics, with "The Bottle", "Johannesburg" and the full 12 minute live version of "Home Is Where The Hatred...
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            Other Releases on Arista

            GQDisco Nights (Rock Freak)Arista
            All-time disco boogie classic!
            • GQ – Disco Nights
            • Original 12"£10.00
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" , sticker on Arista Disco house sleeve
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            Dionne WarwickHeartbreaker (1982)Arista
            Produced by Barry Gibb
              • Original LP£6.99
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              Angela BofillAngel Of The Night (1979)Arista
              Includes wicked vocal fusion version of 'People Make the World Go Round'
              • Angela Bofill – people make the world go round
              • Original LP£10.00
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl cutout
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              GQDisco Nights (1979)Arista
              All-time disco boogie classic! Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe...
                • CD£9.99
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                The Alan Parsons ProjectI Robot (1977)Arista
                Unbelievably good electronic groovy monster! The title track is like Carl Craig meets Ash Ra meets Baldelli meets ... it's really good! Original = Original...
                • The Alan Parsons Project – I Robot
                • Original LP£9.99
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                Norman ConnorsThis Is Your Life (1977)Arista
                Includes the uptempo 2-step classic "Stella", featured vocalist Eleanor Mills on "Wouldn't You Like To See" and Gary Bartz on a version of "The Creator...
                • Norman Connors – The Creator
                • CD£10.99
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                Harvey MasonFunk In A Mason Jar (1978)Arista
                Classic jazz-funk album featuring Merry Clayton on the rare groove fave "Till You Take My Love". Recommended ! Original USA gatefold Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve...
                  • Original LP£15.00
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                  Angela BofillSomething About You (1981)Arista
                  Classy soul fusion
                    • Original LP£9.99
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                    Gil Scott-HeronFrom South Africa To South CarolinaArista
                    Essential Gil Scott-Heron album from '75 that brings together the struggle against apartheid, the campaign against nuclear power and the promise of black...
                      • Original LP£25.00
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                      Harvey MasonMarching In The Street (1975)Arista
                      It's a classic ...
                      • Harvey Mason – Marching In The Street
                      • Original 7"£10.00
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                      Phyllis HymanYou Know How To Love Me (1979)Arista
                      Seminal soul jazz fusion boogie classic from 79 produced by James Mtume and Reggie Lucas. Original = USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG 100% Guarantee on this...
                      • Phyllis Hyman – You Know How To Love Me
                      • Original LP£15.00
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                      GQStanding Ovation (1979)Arista
                      Disco, 79
                      • GQ – Standing Ovation
                      • Original 12"£8.00
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                      Norman ConnorsTake It To The Limit Arista
                      Classic jazz funk fusionOriginal USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy...
                        Air SupplyLost In Love (1980)Arista
                        w/ I'm All Out of Love Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're...
                          • Original LP£8.99
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                          The John Payne BandBedtime Stories (1976)Arista
                          Excellent fusion led by saxophonist John Payne. Check the audio for version of Donald Byrd's 'Fancy Free'Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee...
                          • The John Payne Band – Fancy Free
                          • The John Payne Band – African Brother
                          Ben SidranThe Doctor Is In (1977)Arista
                          Jazz vocal fusionOriginal = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not...
                            General JohnsonAll In The Family / Ready, Willing And Able (1976)Arista
                            Soul Crossover orig USA 45
                            • General Johnson – All In The Family
                            QuazarFunk With A Big Foot / Starlight Circus (1979)Arista
                            Original unplayed USA 45
                            • Quazar – Funk With A Big Foot
                            Linda LewisNot A Little Girl Anymore (1975)Arista
                            Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or...
                              Gil Scott-Heron and Brian JacksonSecrets (1978)Arista
                              Heavily influenced by Malcolm Cecil's Tonto programming sound, "Angel Dust", "Three Miles Down" and "Angola" are killer tunes with Gil's usual conscious...
                                • Original LP£25.00
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                                Gil Scott-Heron & Brian JacksonBridges (1977)Arista
                                A change of style musically as Gil moves from his early/mid-seventies Midnight Band to a sparser keyboard sound provided by partner Brian Jackson on gems...
                                  • Original LP£40.00
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                                  Angela BofillTell Me Tomorrow (1985)Arista
                                  Bofill's last album on Arista. Includes the title track which was sampled by KRS-One for 'Hip-Hop'.
                                    Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson1980 (1980)Arista
                                    Gil Scott-Heron enters the 80's with a solid slab of conscious soul from the anti-nuclear anthem "Shut 'Um Down" to the plight of illegal immigrants crossing...
                                      Taxi DriverOriginal Soundtrack Recording by Bernard HerrmannArista
                                      Bernard Herrmann's last soundtrack is a lush film noir-esque soundscape, with beautiful sax by Tom Scott, which stands in contrast to the bleak existentialism of...
                                      • Taxi Driver – Theme From Taxi Driver
                                      • Taxi Driver – I Work The Whole City
                                      • Taxi Driver – Betsy In A White Dress
                                      • Taxi Driver – The Days Do Not End
                                      • Taxi Driver – Reprise: Theme From Taxi Driver
                                      • Taxi Driver – Theme From Taxi Driver
                                      • Taxi Driver – The .44 Magnum Is A Monster
                                      • Taxi Driver – Sport And Iris
                                      • Taxi Driver – God's Lonely Man (End Title)
                                      Gil Scott-Heron & Brian JacksonIt's Your World (1976)Arista
                                      Seminal live album including the awesome long version of 'The Bottle' and the killer 'It's Your World'.
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                                        Bernard WrightNard (1981)Arista
                                        Rare groove classic! Bernard Wright was part of the Tom Browne/Don Blackman crew that emerged from a musical academy in Queens NY in the late seventies...
                                        • Bernard Wright – Haboglabotribin'
                                        • Bernard Wright – Music Is The Key
                                        Gil Scott-HeronThree Original Album ClassicsArista
                                        This collection contains 3 albums from 1980 to 1982- 'Real Eyes', 'Reflections' and 'Moving Target' - stored in cardboard sleeves. It is a great collection...
                                          Linda WilliamsCity Living (1979)Arista
                                          Great album! Features the huge rare groove classic 'Elevate Our Minds'!
                                            Brecker BrothersDon't Stop The MusicArista
                                            Classic funk jazz fusionOriginal = Original UK LP Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if...

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                                                Written and produced by Larry Mizell, their first collaboration!
                                                • Donald Byrd – Flight Time
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                                                      One of the great Blue Note funk albums from 1969! Features Idris Muhammad on drums and Charles Earland on B3!Original = Original USA blue label Liberty...
                                                      • Lou Donaldson – Say it loud I'm black and I'm proud
                                                      • Lou Donaldson – Snake Bone
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                                                        Mr Bongo reissue the insanely-rare 'Krishnanda' from 1968 by  Pedro Santos. A spiritual, psychedelic Brazilian masterpiece from...
                                                        • Pedro Santos – Ritual Negro
                                                        • Pedro Santos – Agua Viva
                                                        • Pedro Santos – Um So
                                                        • Pedro Santos – Sem Sombra
                                                        • Pedro Santos – Savana
                                                        • Pedro Santos – Advertencia
                                                        • Pedro Santos – Quem Sou Eu?
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                                                        Herbie HancockFat Albert Rotunda (1969)Warner Bros.
                                                        Monster, monster, monster funk jazz bomb! Killer late 60s with 'Wiggle-Waggle'.
                                                          • New LP (180g)£9.99
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                                                          Voices Of East HarlemCan You Feel ItUfo
                                                          AWESOME Leroy Hutson-produced rare groove album! Features the anthem "Can You Feel It"! Recommended! 
                                                          • Voices Of East Harlem – Can You Feel It
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                                                          Killer uptown funk 12" reissue from Queen Constance Records. A heavy rolling bass hook, field recordings from the subway tannoy and Margo...
                                                          • Golden Flamingo Orchestra – The Guardian Angel Is Watching Over Us (mix 1)
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                                                          Classic New Orleans funk album with The Meters as backing band!
                                                          • Dr. John – Right Place Wrong Time
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                                                          • Minnie Riperton – Reasons
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                                                          Cult favourite produced by Leroy Hutson and Curtis Mayfield - superb 70s soul and funk, including Cashing In and the mighty Wanted Dead Or Alive
                                                          • The Voices Of East Harlem – cashing in
                                                          • The Voices Of East Harlem – wanted, dead, or alive
                                                          CanMonster MovieSpoon Records
                                                          Can were formed at the end of the sixties in Germany by Jaki Liebezeit, Irmin Schmidt, Holger Czukay and Michael Karoli then signed up American sculptor...
                                                          • Can – Mary, Mary So Contrary
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                                                          BACK IN STOCK!Essential, classic album! This is HEAVYWEIGHT deep jazz with soul vocals and a huge horn section. The title track is a speaker...
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                                                                Weldon IrvineLiberated Brother (1972)Nodlew Music
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                                                                  Deep independent organ funk jazz from the man who brought us the Organizers on Chess in the late 60s.
                                                                    The HeadhuntersSurvival Of The Fittest (1975)Arista
                                                                    Super funky Herbie Hancock spin-off project featuring the musicians from his classic 'Headhunters' album. Includes the ultimate funk track "God Made Me...
                                                                    • The Headhunters – God Made Me Funky
                                                                    • Reissue LP£11.99
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                                                                    • Desmond Dekker And The Aces – Fu Man Chu
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                                                                      • Little Royal – Razor blade
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