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Afous d'Afous - Tenere

Afous d'Afous

Tenere

n the past decade, there has been an explosion of ethnically Tuareg rock bands on the world music stage. Built around the electric guitar, the genre r... more...

LP Sahel Sounds: SS042 € 27,99

Funkadelic - Reworked By Detroiters

Funkadelic

Reworked By Detroiters

Funkadelic have created an enduring legacy, and the power of their impact is visceral in Detroit. Their records not only played with genre, but posses... more...

3x12inch Westbound Records: SEW3-158 € 39,99

Jo Tongo - African Funk Experimentals (1968-1982 + 2017)

Jo Tongo

African Funk Experimentals (1968-1982 + 2017)

Our hero, Jo Tongo (born Joseph Ekambi Tongo Mpondo) was born and raised in Douala Cameroon. In 1964 he headed off to Paris to begin Pharmaceutical st... more...

LP Africa Seven: ASVN048 remind
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James Booth - Personal Growth

James Booth

Personal Growth

You could be forgiven for thinking Basso‘s (label owner) been hitting the plant food of late. Last time out we took a trip with Trance, and now our es... more...

12inch Growing Bin Records: GBR011 € 22,99

Chocolateclay - Chocolateclay

Chocolateclay

Chocolateclay

In recent years the clamour for the funkier side of AOR, Blue eyed soul, funky rock or any other description you'd care to imagine has reached heighte... more...

LP TK: CAT2610 € 17,49

Various Artists - Da asa - The Haunting Sounds of Yemenite-Israeli Funk 1973-1984  Various Artists

Various Artists

Da asa - The Haunting Sounds of Yemenite-Israeli Funk 1973-1984 Various Artists

Fortuna Records deliver a stellar compilation of real-life magic created by immigrants from Yemen, in Tel Aviv, from the mid seventies to the early ei... more...

LP Fortuna Records: FTNLP003 € 32,99

Sandro Brugnolini - Gli Arcangeli

Sandro Brugnolini

Gli Arcangeli

Alessandro Brugnolini (Overground, L’Uomo dagli Occhiali a Specchio) is an italian composer and alto sax player who launched his career playing in a s... more...

LP Dagored: RED240 € 22,99

Gianni Denitto - Cafe de Arab (Japan Blues remix)

Gianni Denitto

Cafe de Arab (Japan Blues remix)

Musica Altra is a new Italian label exploring underground seams of music from around the world. The label’s first release is an EP by jazz saxophone e... more...

12inch Musica Altra: MA001 remind

Tyrone Davis - Get On Up (Disco)

Tyrone Davis

Get On Up (Disco)

Tyrone Davis was a hugely prolific Blues & Soul singer who was born in Mississippi in 1937. He started his career as Blues legend Freddie King's perso... more...

12inch Columbia: AS437AB € 10,99

Pure Essence - Third Rock / Wake Up

Pure Essence

Third Rock / Wake Up

We have always loved Pure Essence so delighted to be able to revisit the LP track and 45 as a 7'' with Third Rock (Less rare but imho better track) on... more...

7inch Athens Of The North: ATH049 € 12,99

Hermeto Pascoal & Grupo Vice Versa - Viajando Com O Som (The Lost 1976 Vice-Versa Studio Session)

Hermeto Pascoal & Grupo Vice Versa

Viajando Com O Som (The Lost 1976 Vice-Versa Studio Session)

There have been few musicians to ever reach the stature of Hermeto Pascoal. A true maestro and a cultural icon, he represents the highest level of mus... more...

LP Far Out: FARO200LP € 24,99

Antonio Carlos Jobim - Urubu

Antonio Carlos Jobim

Urubu

Brilliant 70s material by Antonio Carlos Jobim – one of his key sets from the middle part of the decade that had the composer really deepening his app... more...

LP Polysom: Polysom 33314-1 € 39,99

Joao Donato - Quem E Quem

Joao Donato

Quem E Quem

João Donato steered Brazilian music in new directions. Lacking a name for his style of music, Donato’s is a distinct sound, immediately recognizable f... more...

LP Polysom: Polysom 33308-1 € 39,99

Lo Borges - Lo Borges

Lo Borges

Lo Borges

An incredible album from Lo Borges – one of the best singer/songwriters on the Brazilian scene of the 70s! Borges first burst into the spotlight for h... more...

LP Polysom: Polysom 33302-1 € 39,99

Stevie Wonder - As / Another Star

Stevie Wonder

As / Another Star

Another Star needs no introduction.... classic Stevie Wonder tune!

12inch Tamla: Tamla5429 € 11,99

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Book Of Sound

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

Book Of Sound

“We started with the principle – the cosmic idea that we were taught by our father from a very young age – that the stars and planets make a sound, th... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP074 € 21,99
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Grotto - Wait.. No Hurry

Grotto

Wait.. No Hurry

First official reissue of Nigerian Boogie Disco Grail LP produced by Grotto for EMI Nigeria and originally released in 1978. Contains dance classic‘Ba... more...

LP Odion Livingstone: LIVST004 € 28,99

Various Artists - Africa Airways Four (Disco Funk Touchdown - 1976 - 1983)

Various Artists

Africa Airways Four (Disco Funk Touchdown - 1976 - 1983)

Being the unimaginative bunch we are, the fourth installment of our African sky filled musical cornucopia is called African Airways Four (Disco Funk T... more...

LP Africa Seven: ASVN040 € 20,99

Wally Badarou - The Unnamed Trilogy, Vol. 1

Wally Badarou

The Unnamed Trilogy, Vol. 1

It is a distinct honour and privilege to welcome the legendary musician Wally Badarou to Diskotopia with The Unnamed Trilogy Vol.1; a collection of re... more...

12inch Diskotopia: DSK037 € 13,49
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Darkhouse Family - The Offering

Darkhouse Family

The Offering

First Word Records is very proud to present you with 'The Offering' - the debut album by Darkhouse Family; a Cardiff-based duo consisting of Earl Jeff... more...

LP First Word Records: FW168 € 15,99
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Kaidi Tatham - Hard Times

Kaidi Tatham

Hard Times

First Word close out 2017 with the return of Kaidi Tatham, following up his 'Changing Times' EP for us, with another killer 4-tracker - this one entit... more...

12inch First Word Records: FW169 € 9,49
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Michael Wycoff - Looking Up To You / Diamond Real (Tee Scott Instrumental Mix)

Michael Wycoff

Looking Up To You / Diamond Real (Tee Scott Instrumental Mix)

Two seminal 12'' mixes of a pair of Michael Wycoff heavy hitters from 1982. One a two-step favourite and one a Loft classic, these sought-after versio... more...

12inch Be With Records: BEWITH004TWELVE € 15,99

Aretha Franklin - One Step Ahead

Aretha Franklin

One Step Ahead

You may know Aretha Franklin's scintillating ''One Step Ahead'' from its vital role in the Oscar-winning movie Moonlight. You may also know it as prov... more...

7inch Be With Records: BEWITH001SEVEN € 15,99

Little Mary Staten - Steppin Stone

Little Mary Staten

Steppin Stone

Ervin Rucker started out as a pianist and composer in the 1950s. After he released his sole single on Musette he changed his name to Big Daddy Rucker... more...

7inch Tramp Records: TR240 € 8,49
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Tony Burkill - Work Money Death

Tony Burkill

Work Money Death

A stalwart of the Leeds music scene for the best part of 3 decades, Tony Burkill has so far maintained a low profile nationally, choosing to favour co... more...

LP ATA Records: ATALP008 remind
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Leon Ware - Rockin You Eternally

Leon Ware

Rockin You Eternally

This customarily smooth set from 1981 is perhaps most famous for featuring three unforgettable tracks made with Marcos Valle. Rio's pop-soul wunderkin... more...

LP Be With Records: BEWITH023LP € 24,99

Atle Lauve - Atle Lauve

Atle Lauve

Atle Lauve

He (Atle) got the funk. Atle got the soul. Atle got the smooth sound of Westcoast. When he was in his teens, he spent all his money on music, women an... more...

LP Preservation Records: P019 remind

Benita - Time for a Change

Benita

Time for a Change

You probably don't know this disco banger, I think there is about 4 or 5 known copies on 7'', everyone who has a copy has been keeping it quiet. I fir... more...

7inch Athens Of The North: ATH055 remind
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Sun Ra And His Arkestra Featuring Pharoah Sanders and Black Harold - Sun Ra And His Arkestra Featuring Pharoah Sanders and Black Harold

Sun Ra And His Arkestra Featuring Pharoah Sanders and Black Harold

Sun Ra And His Arkestra Featuring Pharoah Sanders and Black Harold

''To understand the significance of the word 'featuring' on Featuring Pharoah Sanders And Black Harold, consider how infrequently Sun Ra used it and t... more...

LP Superior Viaduct: SV143 remind

Kiefer - Kickinit Alone

Kiefer

Kickinit Alone

Californian keyboardist & beatmaker Kiefer (Kiefer Shackelford) drops his debut LP. more...

LP + MP3 Leaving Records: LR118 € 24,99
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Junior Mendes - Copacabana Sadia

Junior Mendes

Copacabana Sadia

Luiz Mendes Jr or ''Junior Mendes'' was a ubiquitous figure in the Brazilian Soul / Funk scene of the 70s and early 80s, contributing to compositions... more...

LP Athens Of The North: AOTNLP015 remind

The Jones Girls  - Nights Over Egypt

The Jones Girls

Nights Over Egypt

Detroit sisters The Jones Girls were a hugely popular part of Philadelphia's PIR stable throughout the 1970's and 80's. They cut numerous sides for t... more...

12inch Philly International: PIR13A2031AB remind

Sun Ra And His Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra - Sleeping Beauty (2018 repress)

Sun Ra And His Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra

Sleeping Beauty (2018 repress)

2018 REPRESS/REMASTERED One of the more delicate recordings of Sun Ra's 28-strong Arkestra, 'Sleeping Beauty' drifts in on a cloud of cosmic dust, sou... more...

LP Art Yard: ARTYARD333COSMODREAM € 18,99

Benny Golson  - I'm Always Dancin' To The Music

Benny Golson

I'm Always Dancin' To The Music

Philadelphian Jazz legend Benny Golson has had a long and storied career, he's played with luminaries such as John Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie and Art B... more...

12inch Columbia: AS453A remind