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VariousAtlantic Sound Of Burt Bacharach ... CD
Atlantic (Japan), 1960s. New Copy 2CD .... $36.99
A tremendous tribute to the music of Burt Bacharach – but one that's almost completely comprised of soul and jazz songs recorded for Atlantic Records in the 60s! Hard to believe that Burt and Atlantic had so much in common – but as you'll hear in this massive 45 track set, Bacharach tunes worked surprisingly well for the label's soul singers – including both those working on the scene down south, and those closer to the Brill Building in New York! CD one features Atlantic Ladies – a whole host of female soul – and side two features Atlantic Men & Jazz – with a few instrumental cuts thrown in next to the male singers. Titles include "Please Stay" by the Drifters, "Any Day Now" by Carla Thomas, "April Fools" by Aretha Franklin, "Please Stay" by Lulu, "Let The Music Play" by Leslie Uggams, "Alfie" by Sweet Inspirations, "In The Land Of Make Believe" by Leslie Uggams, "The Look Of Love" by Carmen McRae, "I Say A Little Prayer" by Sergio Mendes, "This Guy's In Love With You" by Roy Ayers, "Please Stay" by The Persuaders, "Close To You" by Richard Evans, "Anyone Who Had A Heart" by Nino Tempo, "They Don't Give Medals To Yesterday's Heroes" by Ben E King, "Any Day Now" by Percy Sledge, "Walk On By" by Arif Mardin, and "Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head" by The Young Holt Unlimited. CD

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VariousBeats & Breaks – Just A Mellow Groove ... CD
Solid (Japan), 1970s. New Copy .... $13.99
Lots of beats and breaks – and the groove is a lot less mellow than you'd guess from the title! Tracks are pulled from some of the coolest indie labels of the 70s – Brunswick, HDH, and Salsoul – and the focus is on tracks that have lots of heavy drums and sharp changes – of the sort that were sampled heavily back in the day, but which also make for a nice batch of upbeat soul numbers too! Yet the collection is way more than just a sample-based collection of soul – as most of these numbers are pretty unusual, and not the kind of soul tracks that show up often on other compilations – and they link together surprisingly well, given the different sources from Chicago, Detroit, and New York. Titles include "Girl I Need You" by The Artistics, "I'm Bugging Your Phone" by The Smith Connection, "Seeing You Through The Eyes Of A Blindman" by Satisfaction Unlimited, "Lovin You Is Killin Me" by Moment Of Truth, "Where Will It End (Walter Gibbons mix)" by Love Committee, "I Got It" by New York Port Authority, "Love Factory" by Eloise Laws, "Breakaway" by First Choice, "Taster Of The Honey" by The Jones Girls, and "You Don't Have To Go (edit)" by The Chi-Lites. CD

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VariousBest Of Brunswick – For Groups – The Sound Of Chicago Soul ... CD
Brunswick/Ultra Vybe (Japan), Late 60s/1970s. New Copy .... $13.99
A motherlode of great group soul – all of it pulled from the vaults of the legendary Brunswick Records! Brunswick really had an excellent way with group vocals – no surprise, given the strong connection that label had to the Chicago scene of the late 60s, a time and place where some mighty inventive, mighty wonderful work was going on! These tunes are way different than east coast material from the same time – more positive, upbeat, and righteous – often thanks to that loping groove provided by the Carl Davis production. The set also throws in a few tracks from later years and other scenes, and even a few instrumental groups too – and titles include "I'm Gonna Miss You" by The Artistics, "We Need Love" by The Directions, "You Got To Be The One" by The Chi-Lites, "I'm In Danger" by The Visitors, "Shaft" by Gregory James Edition, "Just A Melody" by Young Holt Unlimited, "I Love You Love You Completely" by Exit 9, "Someone Else's Arms" by Channel 3, and "Tired Of Being Alone" by The Lost Generation. CD

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VariousRight On! Vol 3 – More Break Beats & Grooves From The Atlantic & Warner Vaults ... CD
Warner (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy .... $14.99
Killer funk, soul, and jazz tunes from the Warner and Atlantic catalogs – including more than a few that rank with our favorite funky cuts of the era! As with previous volumes in this series, the titles are selected with a focus on tunes that have or can be sampled – so there's lots of sweet jazzy brakes, warm keyboards, and tasty drums on the package! Titles include "Wah Wah Man" by Young Holt Unlimited, "Nuki Suki" by Little Richard, "Mama Soul" by The Soul Survivors, "It's Love" by The Young Rascals, "Funky Canyon" by Phil Moore Jr, "Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky" by Claudia Lennear, "Soul Bowl" by Memphis Horns, "Shiloh" by David Newman, "Let Me Fix It" by Brook Benton, "Angela, My Sister" by Richard Evans, "When She Made Me Promise" by The Beginning Of The End, "Moment Of Truth" by Earth, Wind, & Fire, "Bumpin On Young Street" by Young Holt Unlimited, and "Mortgage On My Soul" by Keith Jarrett. CD

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VariousSuper Funk Vol 3 – Still Rarer & Funkier Funk ... CD
BGP (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy .... $11.99
A killer batch of rare funky tunes – pulled from a host of tiny labels, and put together with a quality level that would blow away a crate full of of funky 45s! This 3rd volume in the Super Funk series seems to dig even deeper than the first 2 – and it also includes few incredible little nuggets that were never officially released in any format! Includes "The Tramp (From Funky Broadway)" by The Showmen Inc, "Put It In" by Johnny King And The Fatback Band, "Cissy Popcorn" and "Funky Chicken" by Preston Love, "Soul Livin" by Everyday People Unlimited, "Brother Brown" by Camille Bob, "At The Soul In" by Count Yates And The Rhythm Crusaders, "Cat Scream" by Li'l Buck, "Bending Soul" by the Soul Blenders", "Ain't It A Groove" by Chico & Buddy, "Soul Brothers Testify" by Soul Senders, "Fat Man" by TKOs, "Sweet Potato Gravy" by Maurice Simon And The Pie Men, and lots more! 20 tracks in all. CD

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VariousDynamic Sound – 22 Original Hits 22 Original Stars ... LP
K-Tel, Early 70s. Sealed .... Just Sold Out!
Nice one! Sure, it's a K-Tel compilation, but there's some nice stuff on here. The big highlight is "Bongo Rock" by the Incredible Bongo Band, which doesn't ever show up on reissues. It's as essential as "Apache" by them, and you get 21 other cuts on here – like "The Payback" by James Brown, "Love's Theme" by Love Unlimited, "Stoned Out Of My Mind" by The Chi-Lites, "Eres Tu" by Mocedades, "One Man Band" by Ronnie Dyson, and "Sexy Mama" by The Moments. Plus, there's lots of other classics by the likes of Tony Orlando & Dawn, Donny Osmond, and B.T.O.! Nice stuff, and an original copy with a cool 70's cover design! LP, Vinyl record album
(Shrinkwrap has a tear.)

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New VariousGilles Peterson In The House – From Jazz To House To Disco – The Original Selector Joins The Dots ... CD
Defected (UK), 2008. Used 3CD .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Gilles Peterson's at it again – showing us why we've trusted his ears more than most others for the past two decades! This time around, Gilles is working in an upbeat, clubby mode – serving up a great range of tracks for his In The House entry – easily one of the best-ever in the series! Peterson's take on a tune is a bit different than the mainstream – often a bit left of center, with some great edges that go way beyond commercial club, and which show us there's still plenty happening in the underground. 3CD set features a whopping 52 titles in all – one disc of contemporary tunes, one of classics, and one of exclusives to the collection. Titles include "Can't Change Me (Ron Trent rmx)" by N'Dambi, "Let The Rhythm Get In (unreleased dub)" by Alex Attias Presents Mustang, "Wishing You Were Here (Joey Negro rmx)" by Blaze, "This Here Is House Muzik" by Mike Dunn Presents The MD X-Spress, "Test" by Mario Basanov & Vidis, "Supersonic Revelation (Marathon Men rmx)" by Simbad, "Funkworm" by Stimming, "This Will Change It" by Sandy Rivera & Jose Burgos, "Circles" by Rufus, "Keep On Singing" by Keni Burke, "Move Me No Mountain" by Love Unlimited, "Didn't You Know It" by One Way, "Slick Eddie" by Sonny Stitt, "Brothers Gonna Work It Out" by Willie Hutch, "Music Of Life" by Cerrone, "Tell Me What To Do" by Johnny Hammond, "Coste" by Peter Kruder, "Vibrations" by Trus Me, "A Test" by DJ Sneak, "Spirits Above (Simbad rmx)" by Jose James, "Can't Stop" by Kings Of Tomorrow with Rae, "Mighty Dub" by Zed Bias with Randolph, "Open To Love" by Season & Sygaire with Randolph Matthews, and "Livin In A New Day (C2 rmx)" by Tribe. CD

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New VariousSupa Funky 2 – 3LPs of Acid Jazz, Soul, & Old School Funk ... LP
Universal (UK), 1960s/1970s. Used 3LP .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
More funky stuff than you could hope for in one package – and a set that definitely earns the "Supa Funky" name! We don't know that much about the "acid jazz" promised by the title, but there's definitely loads of classic soul and old school funk tracks – a great selection that includes plenty of hits, all packaged in one nice tight space that will save you a lot of room in your record collection! Titles include "Can't Seem To Find Him" and "Satin Soul" by Love Unlimited Orchestra, "Get Down Saturday Night" by Oliver Cheatham, "Funky Like A Train" by The Equals, "Rock Me Again & Again & Again & Again" by Lyn Collins, "I'm Coming Out" by Diana Ross, "Runaway" by Nuyorican Soul, "Love Rollercoaster" by Ohio Players, "Playing Your Game Baby" by Barry White, "I Just Want To Celebrate" by Rare Earth, Love Will Bring Us Back Together" by Roy Ayers, "Hot Pants Road" by The JBs, "Do I Love You" by Frank Wilson, "Looking Out My Window" by Tom Jones, "The Jones' (Surgery Mix)" by The Temptations, "For What It's Worth" by Sergio Mendes, and "Don't You Worry Bout A Thing" by Incognito. 24 tracks on 3LPs! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light ring & edge wear, with some creasing in the corners.)

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New VariousBrunswick Revisit – Selected By Tatsuo Sunaga ... CD
Brunswick/Ultra Vybe (Japan), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy .... Out Of Stock
A host of great soul cuts from Brunswick Records – all pulled together by Sunaga T! Sunaga has one of the grooviest, most joyous styles of all the Japanese DJs we can think of – and he really brings that approach into play here with some wonderful numbers from Brunswick – most of which are Chicago soul tunes from right at the end of the 60s or start of the 70s – usually produced with that soaring, leaping groove that was big on the Windy City at the time. Vocals are wonderful as the grooves – and titles include "We Need Love" by The Directions, "Stoned Out Of My Mind" by The Chi-Lites, "Love Land" by Lost Generation, "Who You Really Are" by Fred Hughes, "Honey Baby" by Ginji James, "I'll Bake Me A Man" by Barbara Acklin, "Don't Say Boodbye" by First Love, "Whatcha Gonna Do About Me" by Jackie Wilson, "How Insensitive" by Young Holt Unlimited, and "Love Hangover" by Touch. CD

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New VariousReadymade Digs Brunswick ... CD
Brunswick/Solid (Japan), Late 60s/1970s. New Copy .... Out Of Stock
The Readymade crew turn their talents to a host of tracks from the legendary Brunswick Records – serving up a really joyous mix of Chicago soul that definitely lives up to the best side of their sound! Brunswick soul is usually a lot more upbeat and positive than that of some of their contemporaries – filled with pride and power that really comes through in the grooves chosen for this excellent set – a mix of vocal and instrumental cuts that really remind us why we love Windy City soul from this time so much! Titles include "Where Would I Go" by Ginji James, "California Montage" by Young Holt Unlimited, "Stop Look & Listen To Your Heart" by Barbara Acklin, "Whispers" by Erma Franklin, "Sunny" by Young Holt Trio, "Love The One You're With" by Herman, "Girl I Need You" by The Artistics, "I Had It All The Time" by Tyrone Davis, "This Love Is Real" by Jackie Wilson, "Uptight" by Count Basie & Jackie Wilson, and "Sugar Sugar" by Willie Henderson. CD