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    • Al Charles – Outstanding (Dub)
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    • Jax Transit Authority – Life Is a Miricle
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    • Greg Foat & James Thorpe – Elementary Physiology, Pt. 2
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    • Greg Foat & James Thorpe – Living the Dream
    • Greg Foat & James Thorpe – Platform Game
    • Greg Foat & James Thorpe – Stacey's Theme
    • Greg Foat & James Thorpe – Photosynthesis
    • Greg Foat & James Thorpe – Chronobiology
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    James McKenzie & The Mckenzie BrothersJames McKenzie & The Mckenzie BrothersAthens Of The North
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    Dennis YoungPrimitive SubstanceAthens Of The North
    Woah - we didn't see this one coming! Athens Of The North focus on some unissued material from Dennis Young of no-wave / post punk legends from NYC, Liquid...
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    • Dennis Young – Berlin
    • Dennis Young – Safari Western
    • Dennis Young – Somerset Hill
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    • Dennis Young – Feels Good
    • Dennis Young – Forgiveness
    • Dennis Young – Montezuma
    • Dennis Young – Journey To Ixtlan
    • Dennis Young – You Turn Me On
    • Dennis Young – Volcano Cathedral
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    Judy PollakIn TogethernessAthens Of The North
    Athens Of The North reissue Judy Pollak's extremely rare, soul / funk / folk masterpiece 'In Togetherness'. Originals of this beauty exchange for big sums...
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    • People's Pleasure – World Full Of People
    • People's Pleasure – I'd Like To Stay
    • People's Pleasure – A Feeling Inside
    • People's Pleasure – A Thank You Song
    • People's Pleasure – Fantasies And Dreams
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    Athens Of The North's reissue this killer disco-funk gem from Infinity - another monster, crossover dancer that's gone well under the radar!
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    • Helio Matheus – Meu Diário
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    • Helio Matheus – Briguenta
    • Helio Matheus – Meu Mundo De Monstros E Fantasias
    • Helio Matheus – Você Se Foi
    • Helio Matheus – Meu Segredo
    • Helio Matheus – Ausência
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    IceReality / Hey, HeyAthens Of The North
    Reissue of this super-rare and hugely sought after modern soul gem, originally released in 1980. Essential reissue via Athens Of The North!
    • Ice – Reality
    • Ice – Hey, Hey
    BenitaTime for a ChangeAthens Of The North
    Super rare / obscure disco banger officially reissued on AOTN. Apparently only about 4 to 5 known original copies! Killer!
    • Benita – Time for a Change
    • Benita – Time for a Change (Hot Mix)
    Pure EssenceThird RockAthens Of The North
    Untouchable disco funk of the highest order! Pure Essence's classic 'Third Rock' - essential!
    • Pure Essence – Third Rock
    • Pure Essence – Wake Up
    Grupo MagnéticoVampirasAthens Of The North
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    • Grupo Magnético – Hermanos Latinos
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    The two best cuts from the previously unreleased Raw Soul Express LP recently released by Athens Of The North. Limited to 500 copies - no repress! 
    • Raw Soul Express – Let Go
    • Raw Soul Express – Will You Be There
    NubiaThe Time Is RightAthens Of The North
    Chicano soul / disco floater cut from George Rivera's master tapes and reissued by the good people at Athens Of The North! Limited to 500 copies...
    • Nubia – The Time Is Right
    • Nubia – Feelin' Funky
    Twinkie ClarkAwake O ZionAthens of the North
    Gospel disco dance-floor filler from one of The Clark Sisters! First time on a 7" - another essential one from AOTN!  
    • Twinkie Clark – Awake O Zion
    • Twinkie Clark – Power
    Earth, Wind & FireBrazilian RhymeAthens Of The North
    Another big one from The Athens Of The North Camp - The full vocal, never before released version of Brazilian Rhyme! The track is an uncredited...
    • Earth, Wind & Fire – BRAZILIAN RHYME (Unreleased Extended Mix)
    • Earth, Wind & Fire – My Love
    Hard DriversSince I Was a Little GirlAthens Of The North
    This Disco Funk Banger was discovered reasonably late in the game on the Deepfunk scene,. Vivian Lee's big powerful vocal over the pushy backing is what...
    • Hard Drivers – Since I Was a Little Girl
    • Hard Drivers – Straight Talk
    StrangeYouAthens Of The North
    Two previously unreleased tracks from the outsider disco outfit 'Strange- - A spaced out druggy disco band that had a hint of Rick James with a deeper...
    • Strange – You
    • Strange – Space V
    StrangeMadnessAthens Of The North
    Christopher Spraggins & The Strange Band released a total of one record. A spaced out druggy disco band that had a hint of Rick James with a deep trippy vibe...
    • Strange – Madness
    • Strange – If Your In Love
    Samuel Jonathan JohnsonSweet LoveAthens of the North
    A big spin for Theo Parrish! Groovy as hell soul number, taken from Samuel Jonathan Johnson killer "My Music" album! Another essential Athens of the North...
    • Samuel Jonathan Johnson – Sweet Love
    • Samuel Jonathan Johnson – Reason for the Reason
    Tarika BlueTruth is the Key / DreamflowerAthens Of The North
    Highly sought-after soul gold. Features "Dreamflower" famously samped by Erykah Badu on "Didn't Cha Know". This is a buy-on-sight number - recommended!
    • Tarika Blue – Truth is the Key
    • Tarika Blue – Dreamflower
    Brief Encounter We Want To Play For YouAthens Of The North
    Killer disco / soul  holy grail gem re-issued by Athens Of The North! 
    • Brief Encounter – We Want To Play For You
    • Brief Encounter – Sweet Tender Loving
    Homegrown SyndromeConfrontationAthens Of The North
    'Confrontation' by Homgrown Syndrome is a banger that has been heavily in demand for the last 8 or so years. A killer disco funk a-side flipped with...
    • Homegrown Syndrome – Confrontation
    • Homegrown Syndrome – You and Me Babe
    La Mont Zeno TheatreBlack FairyAthens Of The North
    The soundtrack to a 1974 jazz funk musical for children that celebrated black culture and history. Includes spoken word segments from the play, as well...
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Black Fairy Meets Johnny
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Please Give Me Some Magic
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Black Fairy Meets Black Bird
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Tell Them They Are Beautiful
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Travel to Afrika
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Black Fairy Meets Queen Mother
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Afrika's My Home
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Black Land of the Nile
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Trip to America
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Go Down Moses
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Did You Feed My Cow
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – The Streets of Harlem
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Afrikan Children
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Black Men Can Be Beautiful
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Black Fairy
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Eulogy for Black Fairy
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Black Fairy Returns
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Hey Black Child
    • La Mont Zeno Theatre – Johnny & Black Fairy
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    Milton Wright Silence That You Keep (First Version)Athens Of The North
    Athens of the North present two of the disco floaters from their previously unreleased AOTNLP Original Friends and Buddies, both of these versions are...
    • Milton Wright – Silence That You Keep (First Version)
    • Milton Wright – Po' Man (First Version)
    Renee GeyerBe There in the MorningAthens Of The North
    Absolutely gorgeous modern soul rarity re-issued by the newly formed Athens Of The North imprint. Recorded in the states in 1977 but only released in Australia...
    • Renee Geyer – Be There in the Morning (1977 Version)
    • Renee Geyer – Be There in the Morning (1976 Version)

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