• 1. Afrodesia
        • 2. Spirits Free
        • 3. Straight To The Point
        • 4. Favors
        • 5. The Awakening

        Classic funky jazz / rare groove album


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        Lonnie SmithWhen The Night Is Right! (1980)Chiaroscuro Records
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        • – Lean Meat
        Lonnie SmithMove Your Hand (1969)Blue Note
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        • – Move Your Hand
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        • – Think
        • – Son Of Ice Bag
        • LP (180 gram)£22.99
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        Other Releases on Groove Merchant

        Jimmy McGriffIf You're Ready Come Go With Me (1974)Groove Merchant
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          Carmen McRaeIt Takes A Whole Lot Of Human Feeling (1974)Groove Merchant
          Vocalist Carmen McRae 1974 album on Groove Merchant/People Records
            • Original LP£9.99
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG-lot of spine wear/taped
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            Jimmy McGriffFly Dude (1974)Groove Merchant
            Funky organ jazz on Groove Merchant, 74
              • Original LP£15.00
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              O'Donel LevyBlack Velvet (1972)Groove Merchant
              Funky soul jazz guitar on Groove Merchant
                Jimmy McGriff & Groove HolmesGiants Of The Organ Come Together (1974)Groove Merchant
                Two heavyweight funky jazz organists come together with Pretty Purdie, George Freeman and O'Donel Levy for this early 70s session on Groove Merchant.
                  • Original LP£12.00
                    Vinyl condition: VG-Sleeve condition: VG+surface marks VG- only
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