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      • 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"

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        The Brecker BrothersSneakin' Up Behind You (1975)Arista
        Classic soul boy funky jazz istrumental
        • The Brecker Brothers – Sneakin' Up Behind You
        • Original 7"£8.00
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        The Brecker Brothers BandBack To Back (1976)Arista
        Classic funk jazz fusionOriginal USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy...
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          Bobby WomackHow Could You Break My Heart / Give It UpArista
          Two HUGE Bobby Womack classics! The heart-on-a-sleeve cut ‘How Could You Break My Heart’ backed with the sweetest soul love song, ‘Give It Up’...
          • Bobby Womack – How Could You Break My Heart
          • Bobby Womack – Give It Up
          Garnet MimmsHas It All (1978)Arista
            • Original LP£3.00
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            Eddie KendricksVintage '78 (1978)Arista
            Vintage Eddie Kendricks, circa 1978!
              • Original LP£9.99
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl (cutout)

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              David FormanDavid Forman (1976)Arista
              US singer songwriter prod. by Joel Dorn
                • Original LP£6.99
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                Jermaine JacksonPrecious Moments (1986)Arista
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                  Lou ReedStreet HassleArista
                  Street Hassle is the eighth solo studio album by American musician Lou Reed, released in February 1978 by Arista Records. Richard Robinson and Reed produced...
                    GQFace To Face (1981)Arista
                    Killer boogie/soul fusion on Arista, 1981. Includes "Shake".
                      • Original LP£10.00
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                      DionYo FrankieArista
                      Late period DIon
                        • Original LP£10.00
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                        Angela BofillToo ToughArista
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                          Dionne WarwickHeartbreaker (1982)Arista
                          Produced by Barry Gibb
                            • Original LP£6.99
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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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                            Harvey MasonMarching In The Street (1975)Arista
                            It's a classic ...
                            • Harvey Mason – Marching In The Street
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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
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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...
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                              • 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...
                                GQDisco Nights (1979)Arista
                                All-time disco boogie classic!
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                                  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
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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
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                                          • 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)
                                          Linda WilliamsCity Living (1979)Arista
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                                                Written and produced by Larry Mizell, their first collaboration!
                                                • Donald Byrd – Flight Time
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                                                  All time killer JBs album! 'JBs Monorail", 'Thankyou 4 lettin Me Be Mice Elf' and many more. Essential funk album! Orig = mint Jap copy
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                                                  Kool And The GangMusic Is The MessageMercury
                                                  Classic funk album! Check the title track, 'Funky Granny' and 'Soul Vibrations' - as sampled by J Walk.
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                                                    Norman ConnorsYou Are My Starship / Aquarian DreamSony Music
                                                    Two classic Norman Connors projects from 1976: 'You Are My Starship' featuring Phyllis Hyman and Michael Henderson and the soul-funk-boogie-fusion group...
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                                                      Probably the best J.B's album in the world ! Full of great tracks.Every track on this album is a funk classic - 'Pass the Peas', 'Gimme Some More' 'Hot...
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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
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                                                          Pedro SantosKrishnandaMr Bongo
                                                          Mr Bongo reissue the insanely-rare 'Krishnanda' from 1968 by  Pedro Santos. A spiritual, psychedelic Brazilian masterpiece from...
                                                          • Pedro Santos – Ritual Negro
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                                                          Herbie HancockFat Albert Rotunda (1969)Warner Bros.
                                                          The definitive funky soul jazz monster! Nuff tunes! Monster, monster, monster funk jazz bomb! Killer late 60s with 'Wiggle-Waggle'.
                                                          • Herbie Hancock – Wiggle-Waggle
                                                          • Herbie Hancock – Fat Mama
                                                          • Herbie Hancock – Oh! Oh! Here He Comes
                                                          • Herbie Hancock – Fat Albert Rotunda
                                                          • New LP (180g)£19.99
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                                                          Voices Of East HarlemCan You Feel ItUfo
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                                                          • Voices Of East Harlem – Can You Feel It
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                                                          Classic New Orleans funk album with The Meters as backing band!
                                                          • Dr. John – Right Place Wrong Time
                                                          Minnie RipertonPerfect Angel (1974)Epic
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                                                          • Minnie Riperton – Reasons
                                                          • Original LP£30.00
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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
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                                                          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...
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