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    • 18. Invocation
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    • 22. November Muhlheim
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    The CD version comes as a doublepack as with a mixed CD and unmixed CD, while the vinyl comes as a gatefold doublepack with selected tracks (marked below with the word 'vinyl'!)


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                      A3. Central Park

                      A4. Fatback Sally

                      B1. Magic Lady

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                      NEWBAN 2

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                      C2. Rhythm & Rhyme

                      C3. Find A Place To Live

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                      D3. Free Your Mind

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                      • – Hungry Grin
                      • – Greenburgh
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                      • Deuter – Soham
                      Microsolutions To MegaproblemsMicrosolutions 1Soul Jazz Records

                      Soul Jazz Records subsiduary electronic label Microsolutions to Megaproblems celebrates two years of releases with this new album. Microsolutions to Megaproblems brings together many of the finest experimental electronic artists working in their respective fields today – whether it be electronica, avant hip-hop, twisted disco, deep jazz and more. This album features tracks from all the earlier12" releases plus unique exclusives for this album. Established electronic-pioneers such as Kit Clayton, Kid 606 and Sutekh are present alongside West-coast left-field hip-hop/beat-heads Daedelus and Ammon Contact. From the UK, underground remixer to the stars Radio Slave, A/K/A Rekid (Kylie Minogue, Paul Macartney!), tech-disco artist Secondo (with a unique to this album acid mix), A.Greenman are featured alongside exclusive new music from Tim Exile. The album also features deep electronic left-field jazz remixes from pioneers Hu Vibrational and Chicago’s finest Telefon Tel Aviv. Most of the artists on this album not only have recorded earlier material for other labels, many in fact run their own labels. They include Kit Clayton who owns and runs Orthlorng Musork, KID 606 who runs Tigerbeat 6, Sutekh with Context, Secondo with Dreck, Hu Vibrational with Metamusic and so on. Between them they have recorded with labels as diverse as Force Inc, Moving Shadow, Hefty, Ninja, Planet Mu, Classic and many more. Microsolutions to Megaproblems and Soul Jazz Records have been cataloguing the expansion of this new type of electronic artist who remain in control of their music and are happy to defy traditional concepts moving in and out of musical styles whilst still remaining "electronic". This is the first CD/LP to be released on Microsolutions to Megaproblems.

                      • Kit Clayton – Humbaba
                      • Secondo – We Got It 303 (Live Edit)
                      • Rekid – Tranzit
                      • Ammoncontact – Bbq Plate (Telefon Tel Aviv Mix)
                      • A. Greenman – Discoethique
                      • Sutekh – Mouth Party
                      • Ammoncontact – On Bellflower (Smyglyssna Mix)
                      • Hu Vibrational – Sunkissed (Daedelus Mix)
                      • Kid606 – Batmen
                      • A. Greenman – Sunday Kind Of Love
                      • Kit Clayton – Enkidu
                      • Sutekh – Boulez Toes
                      • Hu Vibrational – Friends And Gardens (Corker Conboy Mix)
                      • Tim Exile – Body Ginger
                      • Kid606 – Banana Peel

                      Now pressed on 180g vinyl, updated to add the beatless atmospheric tracks that have always been integral parts of the complete CD versions, and also including unique codes for free download. No new music, nothing remastered - just revised, improved and back in print.

                      Dark, grainy, bleak, desolate, downtempo dubstep action on Hyperdub!! Don't miss out - this is superb!! Intensely melancholic 21st century dub London-style! This is an absolutely superb album that we can't recommend enough!

                      Essential! You need this!

                      • – 01
                      • – Distant Lights
                      • – Spaceape Feat Spaceape
                      • – Wounder
                      • – Night Bus
                      • – Southern Comfort
                      • – U Hurt Me
                      • – Gutted
                      • – Forgive
                      • – Broken Hone
                      • – Prayer
                      • – Pirates
                      • – 13
                      • 2×LP (180g)£16.99
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                      • CD£11.99
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                      Orchestre Poly-Rhythmo De Cotonou Volume 3 - The Skeletal Essences Of Afro Funk 1969-1980Analog Africa

                      The bones of afro-funk laid bare on this outrageously funked raw collection from the mind-bending legendary Benin band on Analog Africa! 

                      Not much to think about here, every track is killer. Horns are packed with a punch, vocals urgent, funky hammond breakdowns, hypnotic Farfisa solos, gritty guitar riffs, distorted bass lines, and a non-stop locked-in rhythm section. 

                      Full-colour song-book too! 

                      • – Ne Rien Voir, Dire, Entendre
                      • – Houzou Houzou Wa
                      • – N'Goua
                      • – Honton Kan Do Go Me
                      • 2×LP£20.99
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                      • CD£15.99
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                      Dub Echoes - AlbumSonic Excursions In Dub and BeyondSoul Jazz Records

                      Soul Jazz Records' journey into Dub and beyond, released to coincide with the new DVD film. Featuring an array of both legendary and current artists and producers connected to Dub.

                      This monster double CD / triple LP is a lightning journey through Dub featuring Jamaican originators such as King Tubby, Lee Perry, Prince Jammy and Bunny Lee, alongside electronic futurists and Dubstep artists such as Kode9, Harmonic 313 (Warp) and LV (Hyperdub), as well as hip hop pioneer Roots Manuva and original junglist Congo Natty. Musical worlds collide as Francois Kervorkian meets Jamaican DJ legend U-Roy, and German techno giants Rhythm & Sound meet Cornell Campbell.

                      This album is a celebration of all things Dub and related, featuring rare classics alongside new tracks from the pioneers and futurists of this electronic musical form.

                      The Times 

                      • Roots Manuva – Witness (Walworth Road Rockers Dub)
                      • Rebel MC / Congo Natty – Creation Rebel
                      • Disrupt – Sega Beats
                      • Dub Syndicate – Forever More
                      • Harmonic 313 – Dirtbox
                      • King Tubby – Psalms of Drums
                      • Kode9 and Spaceape – Sine Of The Dub
                      • Andre 'Suku' Gray – Sign Rhythm
                      • U Roy and Francois K – Rootsman
                      • King Tubby – Ruffer Version
                      • LV featuring Dandelion – CCTV
                      • Rhythm & Sound with Cornell Campbell – King In My Empire
                      • King Tubby – Jah Jah Jehovah Version
                      • Digital Dubs vs. Dubiterian – Deb Dub
                      • The Congos – Congo Man Chant
                      • Cotti – Run Tings
                      • The Upsetters – Rejoicing Skank