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  1. Split Decision Band

    Split Decision Band

    Split Decision Band

    Genres: Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Disco, Disco Rap, Funk, Jazz Funk, Modern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: LP

    Split Decision Band have been known to deep soul, funk and disco collectors for decades for their sought after 7” “Watching Out/Dazed,” long...

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  2. New World Generation

    New World Generation

    New World

    Genres: 80's Soul, Beats, Boogie, Disco, Jazz Funk, Modern Soul, Rare GroovesFormat: LP

    Now-Again Records presents New World Generation, a collection of rare and unreleased modern soul by the cult New England ensemble. Contains full colo...

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    • £20.99
  3. Inspirations

    Inspirations

    Dwight Trible

    Genres: Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Modal Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    Manchester based trumpeter, composer, arranger and producer Matthew Halsall has carved out a unique niche for himself as both a band-leader and producer delving dee...

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    • £19.99
  4. The Offering

    The Offering

    Darkhouse Family

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Nu Jazz, Soul JazzFormat: LP

    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 Jeffers & Don ...

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  5. African Spirits

    African Spirits

    Nicola Conte & Gianluca Petrella

    Genres: Afro, Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Broken Beat, Jazz Funk, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: 12 inch

    The encounter between producers, musicians and long-time friends Nicola Conte and Gianluca Petrella, 16 years after their previous effort together "New Standards" (...

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  6. Mr Bongo Record Club Volume Two

    Mr Bongo Record Club Volume Two

    Various Artists

    Genres: Brazilian, Funk, Funky Jazz, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Latin, Rare Grooves, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Tropical, Vocal Jazz, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    Brighton based record label, publishers, cinematographers and legendary former London record store Mr Bongo present the first installment in their new 'Mr Bongo Rec...

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  7. It's Just Begun

    It's Just Begun

    Jimmy Castor Bunch

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Funk, Hip Hop, Rare Grooves, Re-edits and Reworks, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    There are few bigger breakers anthems than the Jimmy Castor Bunch's "It's Just Begun". One of the foundation records on which the early hip-hop scene was built, it ...

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  8. Funny Girl

    Funny Girl

    James Mason

    Genres: Funk, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Modern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul Funk, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Although featured on James Mason's lauded - and recently reissued - 1977 album Rhythm of Life, "Funny Girl" is nowhere near as celebrated as some of the other cuts ...

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  9. Work Money Death

    Work Money Death

    Tony Burkill

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Modal Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: LP

    If you buy one jazz album this year - THIS IS THE ONE TO GET!!!

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    • £16.99
  10. Tribute To My Soul Sisters

    Tribute To My Soul Sisters

    Martha High

    Genres: Funk, Rare Grooves, Sister Funk, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: LP

    Legendary James Brown's protégée Martha High teams up with mighty Japanese Osaka Monaural to pay homage to "JB's Funky Divas" in her new album "Tribut...

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    • £15.99
  11. Trudi's Songbook: Volume Two

    Trudi's Songbook: Volume Two

    Ruby Rushton

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: LP

    Given the runaway success of the first volume in Ruby Rushton's Trudi's Songbook series earlier this year, it was probably inevitable that we'd get a follow-up soon...

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  12. Music is my Sanctuary

    Music is my Sanctuary

    Gary Bartz

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Rare Grooves, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Double-sided '70s jazz-funk classics from Gary Bartz. Excellent quality official release from Universal Music Japan that's been executed at a high standard. Sharp c...

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    • £25.99
  13. Forget Me Not

    Forget Me Not

    Myles Sanko

    Genres: Boogie, Broken Beat, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Nu Jazz, Soul, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Love is timeless and has no boundaries. "Forget Me Not" has classic love song written all over it, but with this release Myles Sanko goes beyond that to explore the...

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  14. Root Down

    Root Down

    Nautilus

    Genres: Funk, Funky Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    'Root Down' is an exclusive and strictly limited 7" single for DJ Oonops' upcoming compilation 'Oonops Drops Vol.1'. The track will be available on the compilation ...

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    • £7.99
  15. Tokko

    Tokko

    Mopo

    Genres: Funk, Funky Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Mopo, a trio of sax, bass and drums from Finland, has been on the radar of international tastemakers already for a while thanks to their unique blend of punk, jazz ...

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  16. Feeling Nice, Vol.4

    Feeling Nice, Vol.4

    Various Artists

    Genres: Funk, Funky Jazz, Mod, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 2 x LP + 7 inch

    **INITIAL 400 LP COPIES INCL. BONUS 7" OF A PREV. UNRELEASED DEEP-FUNK BANGER**

    Tramp's Feeling Nice series has positioned itself as a universally accepted ...

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  17. Shake Your Money Maker

    Shake Your Money Maker

    The JB's & Bobby Byrd

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Funk, Hip Hop, Instrumental, Rare Grooves, Re-edits and Reworks, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    Just 300 copies of this tasty, club-ready 7" single from the Soopastole Edits stable exist, so you'll have to move fast to secure a copy. As usual, Jalepeno Records...

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  18. Catch a Groove

    Catch a Groove

    Juice

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Funk, Hip Hop, Instrumental, Rare Grooves, Re-edits and Reworks, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    The latest limited 7" single from the Beats & Breaks camp features subtle, DJ-friendly edits of two break-diggin' favourites. On the A-side, Juice's 1976 jazz-f...

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  19. The Bottle

    The Bottle

    Gil Scott-Heron

    Genres: Funk, Funky Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Northern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul Funk, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Ultra-classic '70s jazz-funk that can't fail to move the head or the feet! His best-known work, what a tune!

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  20. Sweet Power Collection

    Sweet Power Collection

    James Mason

    Genres: Funk, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Modern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul Funk, Soul JazzFormat: 2 x 7 inch

    Released 40 years ago in 1977, the 'Rhythm Of Life' LP by James Mason was possibly one of the greatest vocal jazz fusion releases of all time . New vinyl imprint Dy...

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    • £14.49
  21. Guadi

    Guadi

    Vibration Black Finger

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 12 inch

    Lascelle Lascelles (aka Lascelle Gordon) is the man behind Vibration Black Finger. As one of the house DJs at London's hipper-than-hip Wag Club in the 1980...

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  22. Green Woods

    Green Woods

    Lordamercy & Dago

    Genres: Boogie, Funky Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Nu Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul JazzFormat: 12 inch

    Matt Lord & dego join forces to bring you the funky boogie flex that is 'What Does It Take To Come In First' alongside the Volcov & Sassy J favourite the mi...

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    • £8.99
  23. Amen, Brother

    Amen, Brother

    Winstons

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Beats, Funk, Hip Hop, Rare Grooves, Re-edits and Reworks, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    If you didn't know already, the fresh n funky 'Amen Brother' drums have been used on just about every jungle/D&B record ever made, and then some - this badboy 4...

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  24. Shaft in Africa

    Shaft in Africa

    Johnny Pate

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Funk, Hip Hop, Instrumental, Rare Grooves, Re-edits and Reworks, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    Another magical double sider from the talented Mr Soopastole with the fattest drums you're ever likely to hear - reworked for extra intensity! Another no-brainer, g...

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  25. Impeach The President

    Impeach The President

    Honeydrippers

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Beats, Funk, Hip Hop, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    One of the most sampled beats of all time is given a rework! A must have!

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  26. Coming Right At You

    Coming Right At You

    100% Pure Poison

    Genres: Funk, Jazz Funk, Modern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul Funk, Sweet SoulFormat: LP

    Welcome reissue of super rare UK-only soul/funk LP from 1974 as recorded by US servicemen stationed in the UK. Some fine soul ballads on here amongst the funky cuts...

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  27. Blow Your Head

    Blow Your Head

    Fred Wesley & the JBs

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Funk, Funky Jazz, Rare Grooves, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    Reissue of promo only 7″ 45 from the The JB’s incredible "Damn Right I am Somebody" album from 1973.

    A-Side – “Blow Your Head”...

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  28. Disco Scene

    Disco Scene

    Dr Rubberfunk

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Beats, Disco, Funk, Jazz Funk, Mash-Ups, Rare Grooves, Re-edits and Reworks, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    The good doctor has been a cherished member of the Jalapeno Records family for the best part of ten years now with three albums and many more singles to his name.

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  29. Who Are You?

    Who Are You?

    Early Clover

    Genres: Funk, Modern Soul, Northern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    Ridiculously rare & sought after private pressed 45 from Atlanta, Georgia, that hardly ever turns up for sale in its original issue. It features the seemingly w...

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    • £13.99
  30. Listen To Me Girl

    Listen To Me Girl

    Delights

    Genres: Funk, Modern Soul, Northern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    The Delights “Listen To Me Girl” is a splendid previously unissued 1968 Philadelphia recording, first spun on a acetate by DJ Dave Thorley to great accl...

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    • £9.99
  31. Why I Came To California

    Why I Came To California

    Leon Ware

    Genres: Funk, Modern Soul, Northern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    Despite his recent passing Leon Ware will always be fondly remembered for his masterpiece "Why I Came To California" - a sun-kissed soul boogie groove with big horn...

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    • £9.99
  32. Grits & Gravy

    Grits & Gravy

    Fame Gang

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Funk, Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Rare Grooves, Soul Funk, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Southern funk at its very best. The original A-side is a sought-after organ groove track guaranteed to fill a floor. This is the full-length version in an otherwise...

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  33. Honky Tonk Popcorn

    Honky Tonk Popcorn

    Bill Doggett

    Genres: Bboy Breaks, Funk, Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jukebox RnB, Rare Grooves, Soul Funk, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    A true rare groove classic, organist Doggett’s 1969 single is always in-demand. Produced by James Brown and featuring his band. Both sides are dynamite!

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  34. Wake Up People

    Wake Up People

    Heem The Music Monsters

    Genres: Funk, Jazz Funk, Modern Soul, Northern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    Super funky soul as heard on our 12" from a while back, now on the original 7" format with pic sleeve & notes!

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  35. Mr Bongo Record Club Volume One

    Mr Bongo Record Club Volume One

    Various Artists

    Genres: Brazilian, Funk, Funky Jazz, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Latin, Rare Grooves, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Tropical, Vocal Jazz, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    Brighton based record label, publishers, cinematographers and legendary former London record store Mr Bongo present the first installment in their new 'Mr Bongo Rec...

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    • £17.99
  36. Virgin Ubiquity (Unreleased Recordings 1976-1981)

    Virgin Ubiquity (Unreleased Recordings 1976-1981)

    Roy Ayers

    Genres: Beats Dancefloor, Boogie, Funk, Funky Jazz, Jazz Funk, Modern Soul, Rare Grooves, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: 2 x LP

    A whopping 2 LP's worth of unreleased gems from the mighty Roy Ayers! Roy's trademark funky fusion sound of the '70s is present throughout, and each track sounds wo...

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    • £26.99
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