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  1. 1973: Live In Zonderschot

    1973: Live In Zonderschot

    Freddie Hubbard

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Modern Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: LP

    “Live from a cult jazz society in the Belgian countryside.`

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  2. Intermediate State

    Intermediate State

    Black Flower

    Genres: Afro, Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz, WorldFormat: 10 inch

    Jazzadelic Ethio-Dub grooves currently a hit with Gilles P! You probably wouldn’t have thought the sound of Ethio-jazz would be alive and well in Belgium but ...

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  3. Spiritual Jazz 8: Japan ~ Part 2

    Spiritual Jazz 8: Japan ~ Part 2

    Various Artists

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Modern Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    RELEASE DATE 16 MARCH 2018

    Our latest examination of Esoteric, Modal & Progressive Jaz...

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  4. Cosmic Language

    Cosmic Language

    Nat Birchall

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Modern Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: LP

    RELEASE DATE 2 MARCH 2018

    Nat Birchall charts new paths toward spiritual communion, connec...

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  5. Funky Disco Music

    Funky Disco Music

    Eko

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

    Eko Roosevelt Louis has had a music career spanning over forty years, born the grandson of a Kribi tribal chief, his musical persuasion beginning humbly with his vi...

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  6. Mayolye

    Mayolye

    Mayolye

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Disco, Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 12 inch

    20 year old Jean Ondeno from Gabon is one of many African singers who found joy in the Parisian Afro-disco scene of the late 70s. Blessed with the voice of Africa's...

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  7. Shadow Work

    Shadow Work

    Mammal Hands

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Modern Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    Captivating, ethereal and majestic, Mammal Hands (saxophonist Jordan Smart, pianist Nick Smart and drummer and percussionist Jesse Barrett) has carved out a refresh...

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  8. The Arrow Of Time

    The Arrow Of Time

    Menagerie

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Modern Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: LP

    The current resurgence of jazz in all its' forms has certainly been impossible to ignore in recent times - from the chart-bound, mainstream crooning of Gre...

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  9. When The World Was One

    When The World Was One

    Matthew Halsall

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: 2 x LP


    "Rain-streaked spiritual jazz from Manchester." The Independent on Sunday

    "'Kind Of Blue' meets The Cinematic Orchestra ...;With hypnotic grooves, and...

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  10. Treasure Isle Time

    Treasure Isle Time

    Skatalites

    Genres: Reggae, Rocksteady, Ska, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    When talking about Ska Music one group of musicians whose name always comes to the forefront of the conversation are The Skatalites. Formed around 1965 and named or...

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  11. Koyma Hondo

    Koyma Hondo

    Boncana Maiga

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Disco, Funk, Jazz Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 12 inch


    Born in Mali, Boncana Maiga is one of the most talented and popular producers of west african music since the 60's. He studied flute and latin arrangements in...

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  12. #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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  13. French Disco Boogie Sounds Vol 2: 1978-1985

    French Disco Boogie Sounds Vol 2: 1978-1985

    Various Artists

    Genres: 80's Soul, Beats Dancefloor, Boogie, Disco, Jazz Funk, Modern Soul, Soul, TropicalFormat: 2 x LP

    It’s now pretty obvious that Disco influence has not only been powerful in western clubs. It has also influenced musicians all around the world, from France t...

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  14. Calling James

    Calling James

    Timo Lassy & Teppo Makynen

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modern Jazz, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Sax man Timo Lassy & drummer Teppo Mäkynen debut their scorching duo formation. These tracks were recorded raw at their rehearsal space at Helsin...

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  15. As 10 Mais Boogie Vol 1

    As 10 Mais Boogie Vol 1

    Various Artists

    Genres: 80's Soul, Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Boogie, Brazilian, Disco, Funk, Jazz Funk, Modern Soul, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    What exactly is Boogie? Is it a genre, an era, a style? Colours, clothes, textures are all part of its make up. Boogie is the “top shelf” music of the 8...

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  16. Thinking Whistling

    Thinking Whistling

    Olli Ahvenlahti

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Modern JazzFormat: LP

    The legendary Finnish pianist/composer Olli Ahvenlahti returns with his first new jazz album in 31 years! The new album "Thinking, Whistling" will be released 8 Dec...

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  17. Hamad Kalkaba & The Golden Sounds

    Hamad Kalkaba & The Golden Sounds

    Hamad Kalkaba & The Golden Sounds

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

    These days, Hanad Kalkaba is a retired Army colonel and track and field athletics administrator in his native Cameroon. Yet back in the mid 1970s, he was a musician...

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  18. SAC

    SAC

    Jeff Resnick

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

    Organically funky, laced with avant-garde synth textures, and studded with breakbeats, the second Outernational is Jeff Resnick’s unique, ultra-rare, 1978 pro...

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  19. Discovers Hoagy Carmichael’s Music Shop

    Discovers Hoagy Carmichael’s Music Shop

    Stark Reality

    Genres: Beats, Folk Funk, Funk, Funk Rock, Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Psychedelia, Rare Grooves, Soul FunkFormat: 3 x LP

    Triple LP reissue of Stark Reality’s 1970 psychedelic jazz album, restored & remastered from the original tapes. This is the first time this entire ...

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  20. Get Thy Bearings

    Get Thy Bearings

    Sand Dollars

    Genres: Beats, Beats Downtempo, Folk Funk, Funk, Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Rock, Soul FunkFormat: 7 inch

    This is an odd one: Connie Price and The Keystones, gigging as the Sand Dollars, remake UK psych-folk crooner Donovan’s “Get Thy Bearings” a...

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  21. Jawbones

    Jawbones

    The Phil Hewitt Quintet

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz FusionFormat: LP

    The first of the three lost albums by Bay Area vibraphonist/composer/arranger PE Hewitt. Masterpieces in deep/modal/spiritual jazz from a teenaged wunderkind,...

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  22. Everything You Do You Do For Yourself

    Everything You Do You Do For Yourself

    Guy One

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

    With the single "Everything You Do, You Do For Yourself" North-Ghanaian Kologo master Guy One opens the door to his first international release #1, which will be av...

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  23. As Time Flows On

    As Time Flows On

    World's Experience Orchestra

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: LP

    The essence of Underground, Spiritual Jazz, figuratively and literally: their first album was recorded in a Boston church’s basement. Both World’s Exper...

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  24. The Original Sound Of Burkina Faso

    The Original Sound Of Burkina Faso

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Ethnic, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    ‘The Original Sound of Burkina Faso’ follows the hugely successful ‘The Original Sound of Mali’ compilation released in March this year, als...

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  25. Peace In The World / Creator Spaces

    Peace In The World / Creator Spaces

    Michael Cosmic / Phill Musra Group

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: 3 x LP

    Free improvisation, first touched on by messengers like John Coltrane, Sun Ra and Albert Ayler, gives us an exuberant maelstrom that rejoices in life while it...

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  26. Free As You Wanna Be

    Free As You Wanna Be

    The Lightmen

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Modal Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    This is the first time that Free As You Wanna Be has seen reissue, and it is presented in both the issued stereo and previously unissued ...

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  27. The Last Transmission

    The Last Transmission

    The Heliocentrics

    Genres: Beats, Funk, Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz FunkFormat: LP

    Melvin Van Peebles, the filmmaker, musician, author behind the landmark movie Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song and the trilogy of Brer Soul albums he release...

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  28. 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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  29. 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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  30. Africa Airways Four: Disco Funk Touchdown 1976-1983

    Africa Airways Four: Disco Funk Touchdown 1976-1983

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Boogie, Disco, Funk, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    It's just over 3 years since we launched the Africa Seven label in Paris and London. Our first release back then (Airways One) is still our best seller and had to b...

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  31. 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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  32. Colombian Latin Funk & Cumbia Gems: Volume Two

    Colombian Latin Funk & Cumbia Gems: Volume Two

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Ethnic, Exotica, Latin, Latin Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Two classic DJ tracks licensed from the Disco Fuentes catalogue . First up some irresistible percussive and brass heavy latin rhythms offset by those killer vocals ...

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  33. Sahir

    Sahir

    The Spy from Cairo

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Exotica, Funk, Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Since 2004, Moreno Visini aka The Spy from Cairo, has been sending out dub-based electronic music that has created quite a worldwide following. On his 3rd studio al...

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  34. Wildflower

    Wildflower

    Wildflower

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

    Wildflower is a trio comprising Idris Rahman (sax), Leon Brichard (bass) and Tom Skinner (drums) of 'Ill Considered' fame.

    The trio takes you on an intense,...

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  35. Ill Considered

    Ill Considered

    Ill Considered

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

    Wow - what can I say - I haven't been this excited about a new album in a LONG time! This thing has it all, total creative freedom with excellent taste and a wonder...

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  36. So Good To Be In Love

    So Good To Be In Love

    Phase 7

    Genres: Boogie, Brazilian, Modern Soul, Soul, Soul Funk, TropicalFormat: 7 inch

    Ensconced at the Infinity nightclub in the Sheraton Waikiki, Phase 7 was Hawaiian disco royalty during the mid-1970s. Originally founded by Van de Guzman and Heming...

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