The Main Ingredient Happiness Is Just Around The Bend / Evening of Love

    RCA
    • The Main Ingredient – Happiness Is Just Around The Bend
    • 1. Happiness Is Just Around The Bend
    • 2. Evening of Love

    Official 12" issue of the 1974 timeless classic 'Happiness Is Just Around The Bend', the song was originally performed by UK Prog-Jazz band Brian Auger's Oblivion Express's. 44 years on this track has become one of the most revered dance tunes of all-time.

    Other Releases by The Main Ingredient

    The Main Ingredient Euphrates River / AfrodisiacRCA
    Two albums from this funky 70s soul & rare groove vocal outfit on one CD. Loads of killer cover versions - Heavy on the Stevie Wonder, with a great...
      The Main IngredientWork to Do / Instant LoveRCA
      KILLER soul tune!
      • The Main Ingredient – Work to Do
      • The Main Ingredient – Instant Love

      Other Releases on RCA

      BuariKaram BaniRCA
      Official, remastered reissue of this disco / afro funk treasure and the first time the ‘Karam Bani’ single has been cut on a 12” – killer Ghanian...
      • Buari – Karam Bani
      • Buari – Ye Koaba
      Buddy RichBuddy Rich Plays And Plays And Plays (1977)RCA
        • Original LP£8.99
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
          In stockAdd to Bag
        Jon LucienLady Love / Love EverlastingRCA
        Remastered and officially reissued! Two essential, jazzy soul cuts on a 45 taken from Jon Lucien's classic 1973 album, 'Rashida'.
        • Jon Lucien – Lady Love
        • Jon Lucien – Love Everlasting
        Jon LucienWould You Believe In Me / KuendaRCA
        Remastered and officially reissued! Two essential, jazzy soul cuts on a 45 taken from Jon Lucien's classic 1973 album, 'Rashida'.
        • Jon Lucien – Would You Believe In Me
        • Jon Lucien – Kuenda
        Keni BurkeRisin' to the Top / You're the BestRCA
        Keni Burke’s signature, dancefloor favourite ‘Risin’ To The Top’ gets an official remastered, reissue alongside the 12 inch mix of his ’81 killer...
        • Keni Burke – Risin' to the Top
        • Keni Burke – You're the Best (12 Inch Mix)
        PlushFree And EasyRCA
        Three 1982 disco classics from boogie trio Plush formed under the guidance of Angela Winbush, René Moore and Bobby Watson get the official, remastered...
        • Plush – Free And Easy
        • Plush – We’ve Got The Love
        • Plush – Livin’ For Your Love
        Connie SmithI Love Charley Brown (1968)RCA
        Recorded in Nashville, 1968. USA original vinyl in great conditionOriginal = USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at...
          • Original LP£12.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' money-back guarantee!
            In stockAdd to Bag
          Paul HornJazz Suite On The Mass TextsRCA
          Composed and conducted by Lalo SchifrinOriginal = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG- (wear/ spine wear part split) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
            Blue MitchellFunktion Junction (1976)RCA
            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' money-back...
              • Original LP£18.00
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' money-back guarantee!
                In stockAdd to Bag
              Vicki Sue RobinsonVicki Sue Robinson (1976)RCA
              Disco, 76. Check 'Daylight'Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG (writing on front) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of...
              • Vicki Sue Robinson – Daylight
              Henry ManciniOklahoma Crude (Music From The Film Score) (1973)RCA
              Original USA LP Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ (in shrink) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
                Barry MilesSky Train (1977)RCA
                Heavyweight fusion! A jazz dance classic from the Dingwalls days! Original USA gatefold Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl...
                • Barry Miles – sky train
                Wu-Tang ClanEnter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)RCA
                Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers is the debut studio album by New York hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, released on November 9, 1993 through Loud Records and...
                  • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£22.99
                    In stockAdd to Bag
                  The SwordsmenThe Swordsmen (1969)RCA
                  Soul, 1969. Original USA vinyl sleeve has some wear
                    EurythmicsWho's That Girl? (1983)RCA
                    pic sleeve 12" Original UK 12" Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
                      Kings Of LeonAha Shake HeartbreakRCA
                      Aha Shake Heartbreak is the second studio album by American rock band Kings of Leon. It was released in November 2004 and now reissued on transparent vinyl!!
                        • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£26.99
                          In stockAdd to Bag
                        Brian Auger's Oblivion ExpressStraight Ahead (1974)RCA
                        Groovy, funky 74 album from UK organist Brian Auger and his group. Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at...
                        • Brian Auger's Oblivion Express – Bumpin' On Sunset
                        José FelicianoJanuary '71 (1971)RCA
                        Nice album recorded in Venezuela and Mexico 1971Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG (tape on spines) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
                          Faith Hope & CharityLife Goes On (1976)RCA
                          Wicked soulful sounds Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG (sticker on front)100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe...
                            Waylon JenningsLadies Love Outlaws (1972)RCA
                            Includes deep version of 'Delta Dawn' Original = Original UK Vinyl VG- ONLY/Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The...
                            • Waylon Jennings – Delta Dawn
                            Leontyne PriceLeontyne Price - André Previn (1975)RCA
                            Classical singer meets jazz directed by Andre PrevinOriginal = Original UKVinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
                              Richard 'Dimples' FieldsMmm ... (1984)RCA
                              Original UK 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 your...
                                Della ReeseSpecial Delivery (1961)RCA
                                Original UK Mono 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' money-back...
                                  Mel TorméTogether Again - For The First Time (1978)RCA
                                  Original UK 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' money-back...
                                    EnchantmentAre You Ready For Love/Settin Out (1980)RCA
                                    Are u ready for love? Wicked soulful disco!
                                    • Enchantment – Are You Ready For Love
                                    Diana RossSwept Away (1984)RCA
                                    Original = Original UK Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at...
                                      Kenny PriceTurn Your Light And Let It Shine (1974)RCA
                                      Original USA country 1974 in great condition Original = Original USA LP Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
                                        Kenny PriceThe Sheriff Of Boone County (1971)RCA
                                        Original USA country Original USA LP VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
                                          Jon LucienRashidaRCA
                                          Sumptuous tropical-flavoured jazz dance vocal classic ! Includes "Would You Believe In Me", "Rashida" and "Love Everlasting".Original = Original USA Vinyl...
                                            Feliciano10 To 23 (1969)RCA
                                            Great late sixties latin soul-jazz-pop including wicked version of 'She's a Woman'!Original = Original USA Vinyl NM-/Sleeve VG+ (sealed opened once)100%...
                                            • Feliciano – She's A Woman
                                            Interboro Rhythm TeamWatch The Closing Doors (1982)RCA
                                            Electro groover!Original  UNPLAYED USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of...
                                            • Interboro Rhythm Team – Watch The Closing Doors (Radio Edit)
                                            Perez PradoKing Of MamboRCA
                                            Compilation of 17 of Prado's best including 'Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White', 'Mambo Jambo', 'Patricia' and many others.
                                              Gil Scott-HeronThe Revolution Will Not Be TelevisedRCA
                                              Wicked collection from the man - NUFF tunes!
                                              • Gil Scott-Heron – The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
                                              Lou ReedBerlinRCA
                                              Third solo album and follow up the album Transformer. The album's songs form a loose story line about about a doomed romance between two drug-addicted...
                                                Nina SimoneNuff Said (1969)RCA
                                                Includes the commercial-tastic groovester 'Ain't Got No, I Got Life'
                                                  Lou ReedRock n Roll Animal (1974)RCA
                                                  Lou is a rockstar. All velvets toons
                                                    • New LP (180g)£21.99
                                                      In stockAdd to Bag
                                                    • CD£7.99
                                                      Out of stock
                                                    Nina SimoneBlack GoldRCA
                                                    Recorded live in 1970 with Simone classics "Young, Gifted and Black", "I Got Life" and a rendition of Sandy Denny's "Who Knows Where The Time...
                                                      • New Audiophile LP (180 GRAM)£19.99
                                                        In stockAdd to Bag
                                                      LandscapeNorman Bates (1981)RCA
                                                      Pic sleeve!
                                                        • Original 7" (Picture Sleeve)£5.00
                                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG
                                                          In stockAdd to Bag
                                                        Chocolate MilkAction Speaks Louder Than WordsRCA
                                                        Essential rare groove masterpiece!
                                                          • Reissue LP£11.99
                                                            In stockAdd to Bag
                                                          • CD£10.99
                                                            Out of stock
                                                          David Bowie Stage (1978)RCA
                                                          Classic!
                                                            • 2 × Cassette Tape£4.99
                                                              Out of stock
                                                            • CD£12.99
                                                              In stockAdd to Bag
                                                            Paloma FaithA Perfect ContradictionRCA
                                                            A Perfect Contradiction is the third studio album by Paloma Faith and includes the single "Can't Rely on You" (produced by man-of-the-moment Pharrell...
                                                              Wu-Tang ClanEnter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (1993)RCA
                                                              All-time classic hip-hop from the Wu-Tang Clan!Essential album featuring 'Protect Ya Neck' and 'C.R.E.A.M'!
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Bring Da Ruckus
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Shame On A Nigga
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Clan In Da Front
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Wu-Tang 7th Chamber
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Can It Be All So Simple
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Protect Ya Neck
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Intermission
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Da Mystery Of Chessboxin'
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Wu-Tang Clan Ain't Nuthing T F' Wit
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – CREAM
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Method Man
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Tearz
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Wu-Tang: 7th Chamber (part II)
                                                              • Wu-Tang Clan – Conclusion
                                                              Connie SmithSunshine And Rain (1968)RCA
                                                              Recorded in Nashville, 1968. USA original vinyl

                                                                People also bought

                                                                Michel SardabyGailWorld Seven
                                                                Oh my god it's a killer! Unbelieveably rare KILLER deep groovy jazz including the VERY SOUGHT after jazz dance classic cut 'Welcome New Warmth' (which...
                                                                • Michel Sardaby – Welcome New Warmth
                                                                • LP£19.99
                                                                  Out of stock
                                                                Odia CoatesChump ChangeFamily Groove Records
                                                                Reissue of this rarity by Odia Coates - one of the finest vocalists during the disco era! This punchy disco / modern soul gem finally gets a...
                                                                • Odia Coates – Chump Change
                                                                • Odia Coates – Win With Love
                                                                • 7"£6.99
                                                                  Out of stock
                                                                CoffeeI Wanna Be With You / Say It, It's Good To YouMidwest International Records
                                                                Wicked soulful disco Original unplayed USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're...
                                                                • Coffee – I Wanna Be With You
                                                                • Original 7"£8.00
                                                                  Out of stock
                                                                Allen ToussaintToussaint (1970)Scepter Records
                                                                Toussaint is a 1971 solo funk/jazz and soul album by Allen Toussaint, and his second only solo album. Featuring a great version...
                                                                  • LP£12.99
                                                                    Out of stock
                                                                  The Descendants Of Mike And PhoebeA Spirit SpeaksPure Pleasure
                                                                  Pure Pleasure reissue of this classic spiritual jazz LP originally released on Strata East in 1974. Bill Lee’s family band is a must...
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Two Songs For A Boy Named Mark: Little Bitty Baby / Soliloquy To A Man-Child
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Coltrane
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Chick Chick
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Well Done, Weldon
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – A Spirit Speaks
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Attica
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Take My Hand, Precious Lord
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Boll Weevil
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Don't Be A Stranger
                                                                  • The Descendants Of Mike And Phoebe – Too Little, Too Late
                                                                  Stark RealitySay BrotherAOE
                                                                  Two of the finest cuts from Stark Reality cut to 7" by the good folk at AOE - Deep funk movers! Recommended 
                                                                  • Stark Reality – Say Brother
                                                                  • Stark Reality – Bustin' Out of Doors
                                                                  • 7"£10.99
                                                                    Out of stock
                                                                  James MasonFunny Girl / DreamsDynamite Cuts
                                                                  Official reissue on Dynamite Cuts - a quality, limited edition release that showcases another two killer cuts on 7" from James Mason's classic 'Rhythm...
                                                                  • James Mason – Funny Girl (short version)
                                                                  • James Mason – Dreams
                                                                  • 7"£10.99
                                                                    Out of stock
                                                                  MagnumEvolution (Beats Edit) / It's The Music That Makes Us Do ItBrewerytown Beats
                                                                  Official 7" reissue of Magnum's classic 'Evolution' with the never-before-on-a-45 cut 'It's The Music That Makes Us Do It 'on the flip.
                                                                  • Magnum – Evolution (Beats Edit)
                                                                  • Magnum – It's The Music That Makes Us Do It
                                                                  Gil Scott-Heron And Brian JacksonThe First Minute Of A New Day (1975)Arista
                                                                  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...
                                                                    David ColemanDrown My HeartAOE
                                                                    Two New York latin soul bangers from legendary band leader Hector Rivera and Vocalist David Coleman.. Hector wrote and arranged for many famous latin Ray...
                                                                    • David Coleman – Drown My Heart
                                                                    • David Coleman – My Foolish Heart
                                                                    • 7"£10.99
                                                                      Out of stock
                                                                    Aretha FranklinOne Step AheadBe With Records
                                                                    Be With Records drop their first ever 7", with a reissue of Aretha Franklin's scintillating  all-time deep soul classic "One Step...
                                                                    • Aretha Franklin – One Step Ahead
                                                                    • Aretha Franklin – I Can't Wait Until I See My Baby's Face
                                                                    • 7"£12.99
                                                                      Out of stock
                                                                    Doug CarnInfant EyesBlack Jazz
                                                                    MONSTER deep jazz with vocals from Jean Carn. Recommended.
                                                                    • Doug Carn – Little Bs Poem
                                                                    • Doug Carn – Acknowledgement
                                                                    • Reissue LP£12.99
                                                                      Out of stock
                                                                    • CD£11.99
                                                                      Out of stock
                                                                    Loleatta HollowayHit It n' Quit It (Jamie 3:26 & Cratebug Edit)Salsoul
                                                                    Solid gold Salsoul disco moment, 'Hit n' Run' by Loleatta Holloway, goes under the knife and is tweaked to devastating effect by two of Chicago's...
                                                                    • Loleatta Holloway – Hit It n' Quit It (Cratebug & Jamie 326 Edit)
                                                                    • 12"£8.99
                                                                      Out of stock
                                                                    The ApostlesThe ApostlesPMG Austria
                                                                    The Apostles were disciples of a heavy kind of psychedelic soul/rock fusion. After The Funkees left for London, they stepped into the breach to become...
                                                                    • The Apostles – Never Too Late
                                                                    • The Apostles – Play Girl
                                                                    • The Apostles – Inflation
                                                                    • The Apostles – Trust In God
                                                                    • LP£22.99
                                                                      Out of stock
                                                                    • CD£14.99
                                                                      Out of stock
                                                                    The ApostlesBanko Woman (Album)PMG
                                                                    Heaven sent from Nigeria’s tumultuous east, The Apostles have been preaching a particular blend of funky psychedelic soul/rock fusion for over forty...
                                                                    • The Apostles – Banko Woman
                                                                    • The Apostles – Faith, Luck & Music
                                                                    • LP£22.99
                                                                      Out of stock
                                                                    Black Man's PrideSoul Jazz Records
                                                                    While the righteousness of blackness is at the heart of the Rastafarian faith, this collection illustrates how black pride remained a central theme, if...
                                                                    • Alton Ellis – Black Man's Pride
                                                                    • Horace Andy – Child Of The Ghetto
                                                                    • Dennis Brown – Created By The Father
                                                                    • The Gladiators – Roots Natty
                                                                    • The Classics – Got To Be Cool
                                                                    • The Nightingales – Rasta Is Calling
                                                                    • Glen Miller – Love & Understanding
                                                                    • Sugar Minott – Woman Shadow
                                                                    • Lloyd Jones & The Supernatural Six – Red In A Babylon
                                                                    • Dudley Sibley & The Soul Gang – Love In Our Nation
                                                                    • The Heptones – Equal Rights
                                                                    • Glen Miller – You Must Be Love
                                                                    • Winston Jarrett – Up Park No Mans Land
                                                                    • Cedric Im Brooks – Why Can't I
                                                                    • Larry Marshall – Let's Make It Up
                                                                    • Freddie McGregor – Children Listen To The Wise Words
                                                                    • John Holt – Build Our Dreams
                                                                    • Johnny Osbourne – Forgive Them
                                                                    Studio One SkaStudio One SkaSoul Jazz Records
                                                                    Studio One Records and the seminal in-house band The Skatalites both created and defined Ska in the process making Jamaican music famous throughout the...
                                                                    • Jackie Mittoo – El Bang Bang
                                                                    • Ken Boothe & Stranger Cole – Arte Bella
                                                                    • The Wailers – (I'm Gonna) Put It On
                                                                    • The Skatalites – Addis Ababa
                                                                    • Roland Alphonso – President Kennedy
                                                                    • Joe Higgs – (I'm The) Song My Enemies Sing
                                                                    • The Skatalites – Beardsman Ska
                                                                    • Delroy Wilson – I Want Justice
                                                                    • Tommy McCook's Orchestra – Sampson
                                                                    • The Ethiopians – I'm Gonna Take Over Now
                                                                    • Tommy Mccook – Freedom Sounds
                                                                    • The Maytals – Marching On
                                                                    • The Skatalites – Exodus
                                                                    • Rolando Alphonso – Look Away Ska
                                                                    • Don Drummond – Don Cosmic
                                                                    • Rolando Alphonso – Scambalena
                                                                    • Andy & Joey – You're Wondering Now
                                                                    Studio One Ska FeverMore Ska Sounds From Sir Coxsone's DownbeatSoul Jazz Records
                                                                    A blistering collection of ska tunes from Clement 'Sir Coxsone' Dodd's legendary Studio One Records, Jamaica's foundation label of reggae music. Featuring ...
                                                                    • Hugh Godfrey – Mad World
                                                                    • Johnny Moore – Skavling Johnny
                                                                    • Bongo Man & The Skatalites – Marcus Garvey
                                                                    • The Clarendonians – Rudie Bam Bam
                                                                    • Jackie Opel – Old Rocking Chair
                                                                    • Bob Marley & The Wailers – Climb The Ladder
                                                                    • Jackie Mittoo – Jump For Joy
                                                                    • Lee Perry – Gumma
                                                                    • The Soul Brothers – Freedom Sounds
                                                                    • The Clarendonians – You Won't See Me
                                                                    • The Skatalites – Cleopatra
                                                                    • The Gaylads – Don't Try To Reach Me
                                                                    • The Skatalites – Ska Parisienne
                                                                    • Higgs & Wilson – There's A Reward
                                                                    • The Skatalites – Timothy
                                                                    • The Ethiopians – Live Good
                                                                    • Don Drummond – Green Island
                                                                    • Bob Marley & The Wailers – Mr. Talkative
                                                                    Jerome DerradjiBrighter DaysStilove4music
                                                                    Still Music head, Jerome Derradji drops an EP of deep disco explorations via the label offshoot, Stilove4music. Getting mad love from all the...
                                                                    • Jerome Derradji – Brighter Day
                                                                    • Jerome Derradji – Step By Dub
                                                                    • Jerome Derradji – Demon
                                                                    • 12"£7.99
                                                                      Out of stock