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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Habibi Funk: An Eclectic Selection Of Music From The Arab World

    Habibi Funk: An Eclectic Selection Of Music From The Arab World

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Ethnic, Funk, Psychedelia, Soul Funk, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    Habibi Funk is dedicated to re-releasing a style of music that historically never existed as a musical genre. 

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  4. 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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    • £17.99
  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Psych Funk 101

    Psych Funk 101

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Beats, Ethnic, Funk, Instrumental, Psychedelia, Soul Funk, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    The definitive survey for students of the global phenomenon of psychedelic funk music, covering the “golden years” of the movement, from approxima...

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  8. 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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    • £25.99
  9. 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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  10. 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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    • £20.99
  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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    • £44.99
  15. 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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    • £24.99
  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  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. 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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  22. 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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  23. The Beatnik

    The Beatnik

    Chip Wickham

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Mod, Soul JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Taking a tiny break from the vintage sounds of his stunning La Sombra album, Chip Wickham lets his hair hang down with surefire floor filler 'The Beatnik'. Funky wa...

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  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. Strictly Britxotica!

    Strictly Britxotica!

    Various Artists

    Genres: Exotica, Jazz, Library, Oddities, Popcorn, TittyshakersFormat: LP

    Another superb adventure in the Britxotica! series, looking into rare and amazing exotic British recordings. For this exciting installment we waltz to the British b...

  27. 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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  28. 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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  29. Viralata

    Viralata

    Antonio Adolfo

    Genres: Brazilian, Funky Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    First released in 1979 during the heyday of Brazil's jazz-funk movement, Antonio Adolfo's Viralata has long been considered an era-defining release by those who kno...

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  30. Yakhal' Inkomo

    Yakhal' Inkomo

    Mankunku Quartet

    Genres: Afro, Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Spiritual JazzFormat: CD

    Saxophonist Winston 'Mankunku' Ngozi's 1968 masterpiece Yakhal'inkomo stands in the front rank of global jazz recordings. A certified jazz classic in South Africa, ...

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  31. Gail

    Gail

    Michel Sardaby

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

    World Seven is a record label brought to you by the Paris & London based Africa Seven crew (www.africaseven.com). We have joined forces with a collective of lab...

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  32. Freedom Of Speech

    Freedom Of Speech

    Billy Parker's Fourth World

    Genres: Jazz, Modal Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: LP

    One of the best, most desirable and most elusive of the Strata East albums, here at last is the deep jazz classic from drummer Billy Parker. Features the key track ...

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  33. 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
  34. 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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  35. Attica Blues

    Attica Blues

    Archie Shepp

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    The two main cuts from Archie Shepp's class outing 'Attica Blues' album, protest jazz written by Shepp in 1972 in response to the Attica prison riots. Excellent qua...

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  36. 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
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