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  1. Ill Considered Live at the Crypt

    Ill Considered Live at the Crypt

    Ill Considered

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

    Previously only available as a white label, this is the infamous LIVE double album from Ill Considered recorded during their formative days. As intense and astoundi...

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  2. Ill Considered 3

    Ill Considered 3

    Ill Considered

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

    NEW NEW NEW from Ill Considered! Probably the best jazz combo in the world today. There, I've said it! Creative, innovative, expressive and all with their own sound...

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  3. What's Your Game

    What's Your Game

    Rama Dyushambee

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

    The basic feel of the songs is Jazz, but you also find a portion of Funk and lots of spirituality in them too. Whether you like your Jazz funky or your Funk jazzy -...

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  4. When The Sun Dips 90 Degrees

    When The Sun Dips 90 Degrees

    Yazmin Lacey

    Genres: Broken Beat, Downtempo, Jazz Funk, Nu Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 12 inch

    First Word Records is very proud to present a brand new EP from Yazmin Lacey - 'When The Sun Dips 90 Degrees'.

    This EP follows on from her two recent single...

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  5. Earth

    Earth

    Emanative

    Genres: Beats Downtempo, Funky Jazz, Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: CD

    Orbiting somewhere between the interplanetary funk of Sun Ra and the cinematic experimentation of ...

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  6. Sniego Pilis

    Sniego Pilis

    MTJunker

    Genres: Beats, Beats Downtempo, Disco, Downtempo, Electronica, Nu Jazz, Post Punk, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    Vinyl only. Limited to 100 copies. White Label, stamped. Comes with printed insert. This is a story about love, drugs and more drugs. Leftfield disco created and re...

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  7. Order Of Nothingness

    Order Of Nothingness

    Jimi Tenor

    Genres: Broken Beat, Jazz Fusion, Nu Jazz, Soul JazzFormat: LP

    Jimi Tenor's mind will travel where his body can't go. Living in isolation in east-Helsinki suburb he picks mushrooms and has exotic musical fantasiesin the calmnes...

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  8. Almeria

    Almeria

    Jessica Lauren

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Modern Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    Since the early 1990s, keyboard player Jessica Lauren has been a familiar part of London's alternative music scene. Jessica's keyboard skills have augmented the liv...

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    • £19.99
  9. Earth

    Earth

    Emanative

    Genres: Beats Downtempo, Funky Jazz, Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    Orbiting somewhere between the interplanetary funk of Sun Ra and the cinematic experimentation of ...

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    • £18.99
  10. Roza Cruz

    Roza Cruz

    La Mecanica Popular

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz Funk, Latin, Latin Jazz, Latin Soul, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Since the release of their critically acclaimed debut album in 2013 on Names You Can Trust, La Mecánica Popular has quietly been contemplating the evolution ...

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  11. Love & Resistance

    Love & Resistance

    BOSQ

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz Funk, Nu Jazz, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    Bosq's aptly titled third full-length effort "Love & Resistance" is a collection of songs that reflect a producer's continuing emergence by diving deeper into h...

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  12. Sunshine

    Sunshine

    Colm K

    Genres: Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Beats Downtempo, Broken Beat, Electronica, Future Beats, Instrumental, Nu Jazz, Soul FunkFormat: 12 inch

    Cork native Colm K has been making waves on both the Irish and international scene since his selection for the Red Bull Music Academy in 2003. With releases onBasta...

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  13. Lead The Way

    Lead The Way

    Soulstance

    Genres: Brazilian, Jazz Fusion, Modern Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    During three long years Soulstance have gathered a lot of material to focus on and developed new compositions that express different angles of the same perspective ...

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  14. Moon In Libra

    Moon In Libra

    S-Tone Inc.

    Genres: Brazilian, Jazz Fusion, Modern Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    "Moon In Libra" is the fifth album by Stefano Tirone aka S-Tone Inc; it follows the same artistic path of the previous ones with a renewed passion for the Brazilian...

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  15. We Out Here

    We Out Here

    Various Artists

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Modern Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    We Out Here, Brownswood Recordings' latest compilation, was born out of a desire by label boss Gilles Peterson to capture the essence of London's contemporary jazz ...

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  16. #1

    #1

    Guy One

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Ethnic, Funk, Funky Jazz, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Releasing an album into the world is a special moment for any artist but when you're an artist who grew up in remote northern Ghana with no schooling, spending a li...

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  17. Black Man’s Cry: The Inspiration of Fela Kuti

    Black Man’s Cry: The Inspiration of Fela Kuti

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Beats, Cumbia, InstrumentalFormat: 2 x LP

    This Fela Estate-approved anthology includes rare and previously unreleased music from Nigeria, Ghana, Colombia, Trinidad and more. This compilation focuses o...

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  18. 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. 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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    • £13.99
  20. 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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  21. Ebo Taylor and the Pelikans

    Ebo Taylor and the Pelikans

    Ebo Taylor

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    One of the rarest Ebo Taylor LPs by far, includes the seminal Ghana Funk anthem 'Come Along' - vintage highlife and Ghanian funk!

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  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. African Funk Experimentals

    African Funk Experimentals

    Jo Tongo

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    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 studies. Somewhe...

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  28. 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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  29. Where The Gods Are In Peace

    Where The Gods Are In Peace

    Antibalas

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funky Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Martin Perna's infamous Antibalas crew, or 'bulletproof' as we like to call them, have been one of the most consistent sources of quality afrobeat since the late 90...

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  30. 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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  31. This is Marijata

    This is Marijata

    Marijata

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Funky Jazz, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Marijata was a group made up of three members – Kofi 'Electric' Addison on drums, Bob Fischlan on organ and Nat Osmanu on guitar, hailing from Ghana.  &l...

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  32. Life Stories: Highlife & Afrobeat Classics 1973-1980

    Life Stories: Highlife & Afrobeat Classics 1973-1980

    Ebo Taylor

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Funky Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    Following his recent studio album with Afrobeat Academy, 'Love And Death', his first international release, Ghanaian highlife guitar legend Ebo Taylor teams up agai...

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  33. Ceddo

    Ceddo

    Manu Dibango

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funky Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Soundtrack, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    For our second release we brought back to life African movie soundtrack "Ceddo" - composed by one of our favourite African artists, Manu Dibango. 6 tracks full of F...

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  34. Chakacha

    Chakacha

    Loitoktok Eboma

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Chakacha is a furious Afro-Rock funk bomb from this fantastic group, vocals by Kasim Kombo. Flip it and you have another unique track called Mungwana, wait for the ...

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  35. Tinoge Ya Ta'a Ba, Pts 1 & 2

    Tinoge Ya Ta'a Ba, Pts 1 & 2

    Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    2016 was the year for Idris Ackamoor & the Pyramids: their album "We Be All Africans" (produced by Philophon and released on Strut Rec.) vaulted them among the ...

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  36. Africa Airways Three: The Afro Psych Excursion 1972-1984

    Africa Airways Three: The Afro Psych Excursion 1972-1984

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Funk Rock, Funky Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP


    We are pleased to welcome you once more aboard Africa Airways. For your third flight your pilot has informed us of some particularly adverse turbulence en-rou...

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