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Army Of The PharaohsTear It Down (clean, dirty, inst)/Battle Cry (clean, dirty, inst) ... 12-inch
Babygrande, 2006. Near Mint- ... $7.99
2 tracks from the Jedi Mind Tricks-spawned underground collective Army Of Pharoahs! "Tear It Down" features Reef The Lost Cauze, Planetary & Vinnie Paz. The big ol' posse cut "Battle Cry" features Apathy, King Syze, Crypt The Warchild, Des Devious, Esoteric, Chief Kamachi, Planetary, Celph Titled & Vinnie Paz. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a plain sleeve.)

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Art Of NoiseInto Battle With The Art Of Noise ... LP
ZTT/Island, 1983. Very Good ... $5.99
Fantastic stuff – and still sounding pretty fresh today! This is the first e.p. of tracks from Art of Noise, a groundbreaking set of sound collage tracks that mixes samples, beats, and dada instrumentation into a groove that definitely set the tone for the next 10 years. The record includes the original mix of their spacey stepper "Moments In Love", plus the hard funky "Beat Box", and the cuts "Comes & Goes", "The Army Now", and "Battle". LP, Vinyl record album

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New Elite TerroristsOH-10: Aiming To Blow (voc, inst, acapella)/Wanna Battle (voc, inst, acapella) ... 12-inch
Mission Control, 2000. Near Mint- ... $2.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

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Rev Clay Evans & The African American Religious ChHe's A Battle Axe ... CD
Meek, 1997. Used ... $8.99
CD
(Out of print.)

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New Ron GoodwinBattle Of Britain ... LP
United Artists, 1969. Sealed ... $3.99
LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Gene Krupa & Buddy RichDrum Battle At JATP ... LP
Verve, 1952. Very Good- ... $14.99
A pretty darn great album – with a wonderful mix of JATP swing and strong-handed drumming by the leaders. The material was mostly recorded at a Jazz At The Philharmonic show at Carnegie Hall in 1952, and although the main focus appears to be Krupa and Rich's drum work, there's actually some fantastic sax playing on the album – from both the alto of Willie Smith and the tenor of Flip Phillips, both of whom are at the height of their powers in this relaxed setting, working amazingly well around the bombastic drum pounding of Krupa and Rich. Tracks are long, and titles include "Flying Home", "Drum Boogie", "Drum Battle", and "Perdido". LP, Vinyl record album
(Verve Inc pressing, with trumpeter logo and deep groove. Cover has some wear, a split bottom seam, a mostly split top seam, and some light stains.)

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Privates Hammond OrchestraI'm Sorry (Can I Please Come Home)/Battle Of Yoker ... 7-inch
Record Kicks (Italy), 2009. Near Mint- ... $7.99
A hard groover here – Joe Kane singing with the mod rhythms of Privates Hammond Orchestra, a combo with plenty of organ in the mix! "I'm Sorry" has a great back/forth sort of quality – a romping rhythm that almost reminds us of one of Georgie Fame's early classics with the Blue Flames! "Battle Of Yoker" begins with some really burning organ lines – cooking things up nicely from the get-go, before guitar comes in to further mod-ify the sound! 7-inch, Vinyl record

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New Prophets Of The GhettoBattle (radio, inst)/Suave' Soul (radio, inst) ... 12-inch
Soul Hole, 1999. Near Mint- ... $59.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

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New SaafirLight Sleeper (album, inst, acapella)/Battle Drill (album, inst) ... 12-inch
Qwest, 1994. Near Mint- ... $7.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(White label promo.)

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Jackie Wilson & Linda Hopkins/Big MaybelleJoshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho (2 versions) ... 7-inch
Popcorn (UK), Mid 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
A traditional spiritual number – but one that gets a great soul workout here in two different versions! Linda Hopkins and Jackie Wilson trade lead lyrics on their version – alongside a big chorus that lifts the whole thing up to heavenly proportions, while a tight combo keeps the groove at the core! A similar combo makes the flipside groove too – and Big Maybelle really knocks it out of the park with her vocals! 7-inch, Vinyl record

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VariousAiyoku Jinmin Battle Royale ... CD
Alchemy (Japan), 1992. Used ... $6.99
CD
(Out of print.)

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Frank WessBattle Royal – Tribute To The Count ... CD
King (Japan), New Copy ... Mid-July, 2014 (delayed)
CD

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New Buc Fifty/Mr Brady feat Swollen MembersPuttin Check Down (clean, full, inst)/Summer Lightning (clean, full, inst) – Battle Axe Warriors Single #2 ... 12-inch
Battle Axe, 2001. Used (pic cover)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
12-inch, Vinyl record

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New VariousBattle Of Trumpets (4CD set) ... CD
Membran (Germany), Late 20s/1930s/1940s/1950s/1960s/1970s/1980s/Early 90s. Used 4CD ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
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Main FlowHip-Hopulation ... LP
Brick/Wanna Battle, 2004. Near Mint- 2LP ... $6.99
Main Flow's long awaited LP – waving the flag for lyrically-centered underground hip hop. Main Flow's claim to fame so far, other than his early work with the under appreciated Mood, is his mixtape and singles appearances. He was wise to try to bring that vibe to his debut LP – which is essentially a series of duets with other respected MCs, rather than try to carry a thematic vibe from front to back. Of course that makes for an uneven whole, but the highs are well worth the listen. Guests include Talib Kweli, Raekwon, Planet Asia, Black Thought, Defari, Killah Priest and lots more. Tracks include "Loving The Game", "The Wire", "Classic", "Such A Fool", "Dice Roll", "Worldwide", "Mister Know It All", "She Likes Me", "Delivery Tactics" and lots more. LP, Vinyl record album

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Memphis Slim & Willie DixonBaby Please Come Home! – Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon In Paris ... CD
Battle, 1962. Used ... $7.99
Rootsy blues from the team of Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon – recorded in Paris in the early 60s at the Trois Mailletz nightclub! The style here is much earthier than you'd guess from the date – the return to tradition mode that some players often experienced while working in the European scene – and instrumentation features only piano from Slim and bass from Dixon, plus a bit of added drums from Philippe Combelle. Both artists sing on the album – and titles include "Rock & Rolling The House", "African Hunch With A Boogie Beat", "Baby Baby Baby", "Do De Do", "Pigalle Love", "All By Myself", "Just You & I", "How Make You Do Me Like You Do", and "The Way She Loves A Man". CD

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Swollen MembersFront Street (voc, inst, inst w/hook)/Counter Parts (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Battle Axe, 1999. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $2.99
Another sure shot from Mad Child, Prevail, Zodak, and Easy Rock of Swollen Members. On "Counter Parts" they're joined by Dilated Peoples with added vocals from Iriscience and Evidence and production by Evidence and cuts by Kutmasta Kurt. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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New Swollen MembersS & M On The Rocks (voc, inst)/Committed (voc, inst)/My Advice/Left Field ... 12-inch
Battle Axe, 1998. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $1.99
Swollen Members are dope enough by themselves, but the guest MC's, DJ's and producers they pull in for each 12-inch push them over the edge in their series of classic 12's (and the always dope covers complete the package.) This time, they're joined by an all-star cast including Son Doobie (rhymes on "Commited"), Del (delivers some nice verses and produces "Left Field"), Evidence (production "My Advice"), Joey Chavez (production on "S&M On The Rocks"), Kutmasta Kurt (cuts on "My Advice"), and Mix Master Mike (cuts on "Left Field.") 12-inch, Vinyl record

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New Swollen MembersCamouflage (voc, inst no cuts, inst w/ cuts)/Members Only (voc, inst no cuts, inst w/ cuts) ... 12-inch
Battle Axe, 2000. Used (pic cover)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Beats by Evidence and Joey Chavez. Cuts by DJ revolution and J Rocc. 12-inch, Vinyl record
 
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New Elmer BernsteinReturn Of The Seven (aka Return Of The Magnificent Seven) ... LP
United Artists, 1966. Sealed ... $4.99
Elmer Bernstein's theme to The Magnificent Seven is one of the standout soundtrack tunes of the 60s – an instantly recognizable number that you'll groove on right away, and which shows up often in Bernstein's soundtrack to this 1966 sequel to the original film. Tracks include "The Magnificent Seven", "In The Trap", "Battle", "Finale", "Council", "The Journey", and "El Toro". LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing. Shrinkwrap has a hole in front.)

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Born Allah & Melo-D vs Grand Agent & DJ RevolutionPatience (2 vocal versions, 2 edit versions, 2 instrumentals, 2 acapellas) ... 12-inch
Ill Boogie, 2000. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $1.99
Like the "On Deadly Ground" single this one is a battle on wax. Each MC & DJ pair is sent into the studio with the same sample hook and the same title and whoever comes out with the dopest track wins. This time, our vote probably goes to Born Allah & Melo-D, with the dope use of the old Rakim sample breaking the tie. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Brother AliUndisputed Truth ... CD
Rhymesayers, 2007. Used CD&DVD ... $5.99
Minnesota's own Rhymesayers camp continue their tradition of heartfelt Mid-West boombap. This time around Ali draws inspiration from within, sharing his innermost feelings and personal struggles without coming off preachy or emo, while at the same time celebrating the elements that nurtured him up to the present, dropping sly references throughout. Ali's flow is strong and melodic, maintaining a delicate balance between battle braggadocio and introspection. Longtime affiliate Ant's sample-driven production bounces things along at a nice pace, varying in mood without disregarding coherency. Lyric sheets are included for further digestion. Songs include the banging opener "Whatcha Got", "Truth Is", "Pedigree", "Letter From The Government", "Here", "Listen Up" featuring Prince Whipper Whip (!), "Uncle Sam Goddamn", and "Ear To Ear". CD
(Comes with a limited edition DVD that includes interviews, live footage & more.)

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Cannibal OxOxtrumentals ... CD
Def Jux, 2002. Used ... $5.99
The instrumental companion to the critically acclaimed album manifested musically by the former Company Flow ringleader, El-P. If you like head bangin electro singed burners, get this! Tracks include "Atom", "Iron Galaxy", "Raspberry Fields", "Straight Off The D.I.C.", "Vein", "The F Word", "Stress Rap", "Battle For Asgard", "Painkillers", "Ridiculoid", "Pigeon", "Ox Out The Cage", "A B-boy's Alpha", and "Real Earth". CD

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New Dr DooomDr Dooom 2 ... CD
Threshold, 2008. Used ... $4.99
The battle ready return of Dr Dooom – we were skeptical, but guess what, it's pretty good – with ominously funky boom bap beats by Kutmasta Kurt – and obscenity spewing, pop culture slaying rhymes by Kool Keith. Titles include "Simon", "The Countdown", "RIP Dr Octagon", "I Followed You", "Run For Your Life" feat Fathed, "The God Of Rap", "That Girl Is A Monster", "Do Not Disturb", "Take That Ride", "Mopped Up", "Always Talkin Out Your A**", "Surgery" feat Motion Man and more. CD
(Digipack has a cutout notch.)

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Dusty Groove T-Shirt!Wild West – Natural (EXTRA LARGE, brown & yellow design on natural fabric) ... T-Shirt
Dusty Groove Gear, 2002. New Copy ... $12.99
The battle of the funky 45s! No gunslinger should be without this excellent t-shirt from Dusty Groove – a double-barrelled delight, with a real old-timey look, perfect for standing down your competition wherever they may be – a DJ gig, a record fair, flea market, or behind the counter at DGA! Not only that, the shirt's also got the Dusty Groove logo on the back! Measurements – Length: 31", Chest: 46", Waist 46". T-Shirt

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Duke Ellington & Count BasieFirst Time – The Count Meets The Duke ... CD
Columbia, 1962. Used ... $1.99
Hard to believe it took a few decades in the careers of both players for them to record together – but that's exactly what you've got here – a landmark meeting of Count Basie and Duke Ellington from the early 60s, near the tail end of Duke's classic stretch on Columbia! Teo Macero produced the session with just the right amount of care and class to keep the whole thing from being an exercise in cliche – and there's a surprising amount of depth here that you might not expect – the best modern elements of Duke's orchestra on Columbia, coming into play with a bit more of the fire and vamp of the Basie group at the time! Titles include "Battle Royal", "Wild Man", "Segue In C", "Jumpin At The Woodside", "To You", and "Take The A Train". CD
(Out of print. Columbia Jazz Masterpiece pressing.)

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Duke Ellington & Count BasieFirst Time – The Count Meets The Duke (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Columbia, 1962. Used ... $2.99
Hard to believe it took a few decades in the careers of both players for them to record together – but that's exactly what you've got here – a landmark meeting of Count Basie and Duke Ellington from the early 60s, near the tail end of Duke's classic stretch on Columbia! Teo Macero produced the session with just the right amount of care and class to keep the whole thing from being an exercise in cliche – and there's a surprising amount of depth here that you might not expect – the best modern elements of Duke's orchestra on Columbia, coming into play with a bit more of the fire and vamp of the Basie group at the time! Titles include "Battle Royal", "Wild Man", "Segue In C", "Jumpin At The Woodside", "To You", and "Take The A Train". CD

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GettovettsMissionaries Moving ... LP
Island, 1988. Near Mint- ... $11.99
Ramellzee, Shockdell and Delta II rock the mic over Laswell produced Material style beats, with Bootsy Collins on bass and Grandmixer D St. on the tables. Anti-Pop move over, this is the first school of left field hip hop. 6 tracks: "Battle Call", "Gangster Lean", "Go Down! Now Take Your Balls", "Death Command", "Dead Men Tell No Tales" and "Lecture". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Grant GreenFinal Comedown - Original Soundtrack ... LP
Blue Note, 1972. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
An excellent lost funky soundtrack on Blue Note – their only one for years, and Grant Green's entry into the blacksploitation genre! The whole thing bristles with the kind of chunky, thumping percussive feel as the best funky soundtracks of the era – informed by the work of Curtis Mayfield and Isaac Hayes, but with the deeper jazz feel that Green brings from his other Blue Note sides of the time! Some cuts are quite funky, particularly the opener, "Past, Present, and Future" with it's crisp trap, chicken scratch guitar and bongo driven beat. Others have more of a stripped-down dope instrumental feel – there's some sweet funky flute work on "Fathers Lament", and even a slight bossa groove creeps into the title track! The whole album's very nice, and it's very different than any of Grant Green's other work! Other titles include "Afro Party", Luana's Theme", "Slight Fear And Terror", and "Battle Scene". LP, Vinyl record album

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HerbaliserSomething Wicked This Way Comes ... CD
Ninja Tune, 2002. Used ... $5.99
The best work in years from The Herbaliser – a mixture of funk, hip hop production, and slight soundtrack touches on the best cuts! The album's got a huge amount of guest vocals – from the likes of Blade, Seaming To, MF Doom, and Rakka Irscience – but the best part of it is the instrumentation, a complicated mix of keyboards, strings, samples, drums, and horns – the best part of which are handled by the Easy Access Orchestra, a very welcome presence here, as they take the Herbaliser's sound out of the bedroom studio and into the soundstage. Titles include "The Turnaround", "Something Wicked", "Time 2 Build", "Good Girl Gone Bad", "Worldwide Connected", "Hard Stuff", "It Ain't Nuthin", "Battle Of Bongo Hill", and "24 Carat Blaq". CD

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Kool Moe DeeNo Respect (extended, single edit, inst)/Let's Go ... 12-inch
Jive, 1987. Near Mint- ... $0.49
Before the LL Cool J and Canibus battles on wax there was LL vs. Kool Moe Dee. "Let's Go" is one of Kool Moe Dee's entries in the battle, with some good punchlines, and is one of his best later tracks. Released around the time of the "How Ya Like Me Now" LP, never made it on that LP. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo copy in a Jive sleeve.)

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Little RoyalJealous ... LP
King, 1972. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
An obscure little album – but one that's had surprising life in recent years, thanks to a great batch of funky tracks on the set! Little Royal is one of those soul singers who doesn't mind borrowing bits from bigger stars as long as they work well in his act – stepping out like Garland Green on the album's title version of "Jealous Kind Of Fellow" (oddly credited to Royal as the writer!), or like Joe Tex on some of the mellower southern soul numbers – but sounding even better as a rougher James Brown-styled singer on the album's funkier tracks! Huey P Meux produced the record down in Houston, but he's clearly trying to give the record some of the grittier styles of Brown's later work on King – possibly in the hopes that Royal might replace him as King's leading star when James departed for Polydor. Titles in clude the classics "Razor Blade" and "Panama Red", both great instrumental numbers that crackle like some of JB's late King work – plus "I'll Come Crawling", "Soul Train", "Losing Battle", "Jealous", and "My Love Needs Company". LP, Vinyl record album

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Lord Finesse & DJ Mike SmoothFunky Technician ... CD
Wild Pitch, 1990. Used ... $8.99
Furious, battle-tested early 90s mastery from Lord Finesse – with pitch perfect production by DJ Premier, Diamond D, Showbiz and Mike Smooth – an east coast golden age classic! Funky Technician is mysteriously slept on in too many discussions of the best hip hop of the era, but it's still way up there if you ask us. The backing is tight funky beatcraft from the above mention legendary producers and Finesse rocks the mic with long trails of busy rhymes. Greatness! Includes "Baby You Nasty", "Funky Technician", "Back To Back Rhyming", "Here I Come", "Slave To My Soundwave", "I Keep The Crowd Listening", "Bad Mutha", "Keep It Flowing", "Lesson To Be Taught", "Just A Little Something", "Strictly For The Ladies" and "Track The Movement". CD

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Jimmy LynchTramp Time Volume 1 – That Funky Tramp In A Nite Club ... LP
La Val, Late 60s. Very Good ... $4.99
Jimmy Lynch does his raunchy comedy act "That Funky Tramp" before a very lively crowd at the El Grotto bar in Battle Creek, Michigan. While the album may not be as musical or all-out raunchy as the ones by Rudy Ray Moore, it is a good peek at the kind of live "party comedy" sets that would often accompany jazz and soul shows at small clubs in the 60s and 70s. LP, Vinyl record album

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Joe Mansfield with 7L & EsotericDrumulator (voc, inst) ... 7-inch
Get On Down, 2014. New Copy ... $4.99
A fresh Funky 45 tie-in to the instant classic Beat Box – A Drum Machine Obsession book, from author and Drum Machine expert Joe Mansfield – working with underground hip hop heavies 7L & Esoteric! It's a straight up killer cut – with stark, funky beat that would have felt right at home on a classic Schoolly D record, the kind that gets our heads nodding to this day – with battle ready rhymes by Esoteric and scratches by 7L. Instro on the flip. 7-inch, Vinyl record

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New MC ShanBeat Biter (radio, extended)/The Bridge/Dub Biter ... 12-inch
Bridge, 1986. Good+ ... $19.99
If you want to appreciate BDP's "South Bronx", you've gotta hear this one. If ya don't know...: MC Shan recorded "The Bridge", saying hip hop started in Queensbridge, Queens. BDP replied with "South Bronx", setting the record straight (as we see it). "South Bronx" uses the same beat and replies to "The Bridge" almost line for line. – MC Shan then replied with "Kill That Noise" – followed by the final word from BDP with "The Bridge Is Over", Shan's first single was "Feed The World" on MCA (which explains KRS's line "You got dropped off MCA, cuz the rhymes you wrote was wack" on South Bronx.) We won't even begin with the other entries in the Queens/Bronx Battle like MC Poet's "Beat You Down", which was directed at KRS. . . . And you thought the LL/Canibus/Wyclef battle went on too long! Plus, there's the a-side, "Beat Biter" MC Shan's classic cut where he accuses LL Cool J of stealing his beat for "Rock The Bells". He calls out LL at the top of the cut, but even if it wasn't clear who he's talking about, Marley Marl cuts in a sample of Foghorn Leghorn saying "I think we know who that somebody is..." The beats are, of course, similar to LL's "Rock The Bells", the verses are some of the best mid-80's battle rhymes, and the extended version has some nice scratching by Marly Marl. All that trivia aside, the record is up there as one of our favorites from the class of '85. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Original pressing, with a light blue label and black print, and 215 area code.)

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New Jimmy McGriff & Junior ParkerGood Things Don't Happen Every Day (aka Dudes Doin Business) ... LP
Groove Merchant, 1971. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $5.99
Sweet funky blues from the team of Junior Parker and Jimmy McGriff – coming together here in a way that's even groovier than some of their previous work! Junior's got a sweet approach to the lyrics that grooves nicely with Jimmy's Hammond – and the set's got some full and soulful arrangements by Horace Ott that really tighten things up nicely – getting past any of the blues cliches that might ruin things, and instead going for that lean groove that McGriff was really hitting at the end of the 60s! There's more of a soul vibe than a blues one going on most of the time – and titles include "Workin", "Inner Light", "Losing Battle", "Drownin On Dry Land", and "It Ain't What'cha Got". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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MolemenBelow The Ground EP ... 12-inch
Molemen, 1997. Very Good+ ... $5.99
Features "Free Style Or Written" by Juice – winner of innumerable freestyle contests (Sway/Tech, etc.), heard on Rhyme Fest's classic "How We Chill Pt 2" (not on this record), and finally backed here by some worthy production. Vakill's "Final Thought" resurrects the old Chicago battle style to start beef with the producer for Twista, etc., and All Natural, of "50 Years" fame, perform "Drug Wars" (not available on their LPs). The ep includes vocal and instrumental versions of each track, plus two bonus beats from DJ PNS. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Our Fair CityIssue 2 ... Magazine
Hartlife, 2013. New Copy ... $2.99
Loamy the Mole solves a problem! A man ventures outside into the frozen waste! Two men battle with swords! The Molees must try to escape from an encounter with a psychotic killer! Little Billie must survive the plague of the woken dead! An office worker becomes Hartlife's first street artist! This is an anthology series set in the post-apocalyptic world of Our Fair City, an audio drama that is available for free on the web at ourfaircity.com. It features work by members of the Dusty Groove staff as well as many other talented artists. Magazine

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New Don PullenSixth Sense ... LP
Black Saint (Italy), 1985. Near Mint- ... $7.99
A wonderful mid 80s effort from the Don Pullen Quintet – a group that features young lion Donald Harrison on alto sax – recording in a setting that's nicely fresh, compared to some of his other work! Other players include the under-recorded trumpeter Olu Dara, and a wonderful elastic rhythm section of Fred Hopkins on bass and Bobby Battle on drums – all working with Pullen's piano in a groove that's angular at times, but never loses its sense of swing – that wonderful balance that always made Pullen a real standout amongst the jazz communities in which he worked. Titles include "The Sixth Sense", "In The Beginning", "Tales From The Bright Side", "Gratitude", and "All Is Well". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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New Buddy Rich & Max RoachRich Versus Roach ... LP
Mercury, 1959. Very Good+ ... $9.99
Knowing Buddy's famous temper – this probably really was a battle of the drummers! Apart from being a drum-heavy set, though, the album's actually got a bunch of hip players – including Julian Prietser, Tommy Turrentine, and Stanley Turrentine from Max's group, the three of whom keep things strong when called upon to solo. Tracks include "Sleep", "The Casbah", "Limehouse Blues", and "Big Foot". LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has a light stain on the spine.)

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New Lalo SchifrinEnter The Dragon ... CD
Warner (Japan), 1973. New Copy ... $13.99
A classic to end all classics – and the record that showed the world that the kung fu genre could be every bit as funky as American crime and action films! Lalo Schifrin's at the height of his powers on this set – working in a blend of raw guitars, rolling bass, and choppy rhythms that groove about as fast as Bruce Lee's hands move on the screen in the film – and the album's a real standout in the 70s soundtrack scene, well worth all the hype and attention that's been given to it over the years! The record's one you'll dig if you're a fan of funk, or a student of Schifrin – and even after the passage of decades, it's still a tough soundtrack to beat. Titles include the classic "Theme From Enter The Dragon", plus "Bamboo Bird Cage", "The Monk", "Han's Island", "The Big Battle", and "The Human Fly". CD

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Soil & Pimp SessionsX – Chronicle Of Soil & Pimp Sessions (limited edition – with bonus CD) ... CD
Victor (Japan), New Copy 2 CDs ... $33.99
A great celebration of a decade in music from Soil & Pimp Sessions – a group with a terrible name, but an amazing sound – and one of the best acts to emerge from Japan in the 21st Century! The group play live jazz, but with a fiercely rhythmic passion that really has things moving at a mighty pace – upbeat, soulful, and plenty spiritual – but also these tight rhythms at the bottom that make their music instantly infectious, and gives it a great place on a modern dancefloor as well! The package brings together tracks from the group's previous albums, plus bits from out of print singles too – and the whole thing bristles with a sense of spontaneous energy that few other groups can match. Titles include "Waltz For Goddess", "Sahara", "Aie", "Storm", "Fantastic Planet", "Sexual Hungry", "Movin", "Are You Ready", "My Foolish Heart", "Mature", "Suffocation", and "Summer Goddess". Limited 2CD version features a bonus CD with even rarer cuts – including "Mode To John", "Cannibal Rock (Soil & Pimp Sessions rework)", "Rasetsu", "Quartz & Chronometer", "Battle Without Honor & Humanity", and one more track with a Japanese title. CD
Also available X – Chronicle Of Soil & Pimp Sessions ... CD 24.99

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Steady BTake Your Radio (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Pop Art, 1985. Very Good+ ... $6.99
One of the original hip hop battle records – long before LL had beef with Canibus/Wyclef, before the LL/Kool Moe Dee records, even before the BDP/Shan/Juice Crew battles. "Take Your Radio" is a reply to LL Cool J's "Radio" where he takes on LL. Essential companion to the "Radio" LP. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Wishbone AshArgus ... LP
Decca, 1972. Near Mint- ... $7.99
The early 70s mix of medieval themes and more 70s rooted jams – Argus by Wishbone Ash! If you haven't heard this one, and you're expecting battle axes, swords and early metal bombast. . .well, there's some of that. But Wishbone Ash were restless cats, and there's longwinded acoustic passages and all kinds of early 70s rock going on here! Dig that Hipgnosis cover art, too. Titles include "Time Was", "Sometime World", "Warrior", "Throw Down The Sword", "Blowin Free" and more. LP, Vinyl record album
(Later German pressing in a non-gatefold cover.)

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New WyclefWhat's Clef...(voc, inst) ... 12-inch
White Label, 1997. Near Mint- ... $0.99
Promo-only single of one of our favorite Wyclef cuts – Classic battle rhymes from Wyclef, taking on LL Cool J after the whole controversy surrounding LL's "4, 3, 2, 1". With loads of nice punchlines, a guest appearance by Naomi Campbell, and the beat uses the sound and voice you hear if you leave the phone off the hook! 12-inch, Vinyl record

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VariousBang The Box – The Lost Story Of AKA Dance Music Chicago 1987 to 1988 ... CD
AKA Dance Music/Still Music, Late 80s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $15.99 16.99
Bang the box – a classic battle cry from the glory days of Chicago house – summed up here perfectly with a stack of tracks from the short-lived AKA Music label! The package follows strongly in the mode of Still Music's Kill Yourself Dancing set – and like that one, it offers up a really great look at a tiny label from the Windy City club scene – an imprint who cut some key tracks that barely made it out of the midwest, but which really helped to shape the house-heavy rhythms that went onto inspire countless artists in years to come! AKA only issued records for two short years in the mid 80s – but they really helped push some of the leaner, cleaner Chicago house modes that were bursting into the limelight in the acid years – those cool keyboards and dark beats that still stand out as some of the best elements from the classic years. The notes do a great job of telling the story from the perspective of the clubs and the streets – and titles include "Rock It" by Matt Warren & Michaelangelo, "Bang The Box (bang the house mix)" by Matt Warren, "Take Me Higher (ultimate acid mix" by Nexus 6, "Lost In The World" by Michaelangelo, "The Music's Got Me (club mix)" by Team, "Pleasure Dome (house mix)" by Modern Mechanical Music, "Don't Bring Back Memories" by Matt Warren & Michaelangelo, and "Alternative House" by Michaelangelo. CD features 26 tracks in all – more than the LP! CD

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VariousBombay 2 – Electric Vindaloo ... CD
Motel, 1970s/2001. Used ... $7.99
The fantastic follow-up to one of our best-selling titles! Like it's precursor, this second volume to Bombay The Hard Way takes 70s Bollywood brownsploitation film funk tracks and dialogue, and remixes them to pump up the beats, pull out the grooves, and create a more coherent sound overall. There's a more complicated sound to this volume that pushes the Indian-inspired grooves even further – and which actually creates some more discreet tunes that would work well on a heavy dancefloor, or as a soundtrack for your own exotic adventures! Remixers include Kid Koala, Steinski, Pak Man, Eynomite D, and Mix Master Mike – and titles include "Bionic Kakaa", "Theme From Twin Sheiks", "Bollywood B-Boy Battle, "Sexy Mother Fakir", "Inspector Jay's Big Score", "Electric Vindaloo", "Oil Street Blues", "Chakra Khan", and "TJ Hookah". CD
(Out of print.)

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Frank WessFlute Mastery Of Frank Wess (aka Flute Juice) (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Progressive, 1981. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
An all-flute album from Frank Wess – a great small combo date that really gets at the lyrical modes in Frank's style! Wess had been playing flute on record for over 20 years by the time of this early 80s date – but there's a really special feeling to the album that brings out some of Frank's more sensitive, personal qualities – a mode that's quite free from the Basie-tinged work of his youth, and awash with wonderful colors and tones that really show a great deal of development on his instrument. Wess would often balance a bit of tenor on most sessions alongside the flute – but here, it's almost as if his continued focus on flute allows things to be even more expressive than usual. The rest of the group features Tommy Flanagan on piano, Chuck Wayne on guitar, George Mraz on bass, and Ben Riley on drums – and titles include "Nada Mas", "Battle Royal", "Spring Is Here", "Riled Up", and "Lover Come Back To Me". CD features four bonus alternate takes, too! CD

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New Gene AmmonsEarly Visions ... LP
Chess, Late 40s/Early 50s. Used 2LP Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
24 tracks that perfectly illustrate all that was great about Gene Ammons in his early days – a set of singles and 78s recorded for Chess in the late 40s and early 50s, featuring players that include Tom Archia, Matthew Gee, Junior Mance, Sonny Stitt, and Bill Massey. Titles include "Do You Really Mean It", "Swingin For Xmas", "The Battle", "Jam For Boppers", "Bless You", "Cha Bootie", "Goodbye", " Tenor Eleven", "Don't Do Me Wrong", "Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe", and "Can Anyone Explain". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and a cutout notch.)

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New Art Of NoiseWho's Afraid Of The Art Of Noise ... LP
ZTT/Island, 1984. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
An incredibly wonderful record from The Art of Noise – their first full LP, following the ep Into Battle With – and a much more open-ended array of beats, sounds, and that wonderful chunky Trevor Horn production! The album's got versions of some of the older singles – like "Beat Box (Diversion One)" and "Close To The Edit" – but it's more packaged around airier numbers, like the sublime "Moments In Love", the slow chugging churning funk track that's forever been a favorite of ours! Other tunes include "How To Kill", "Who's Afraid", "Snapshot", and "A Time For Fear". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)

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New Blood Sweat & Tears3 ... LP
Columbia, 1970. Used Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Blood Sweat & Tears are really stretching out here – working their already-famous magic through a range of great tunes, both originals and covers – and coming up with some great longer-form expressions of their sound in the process! David Clayton-Thomas is firmly in the lead on vocals – but at points, the instrumentation almost takes over even more – especially on some of the jazz-heavy jam numbers that would go onto shape generations of high school and college music ensembles! Side two features the excellent "Symphony For The Devil/Sympathy For The Devil" suite – and other cuts include "He's A Runner", "The Battle", "Lucretia MacEvil", "Lonesome Suzie", "Fire & Rain", "40,000 Headmen", and "Hi De Ho". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and a tiny stain from an old sticker.)

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New Bumpy KnucklesBumpy Knuckles Baby (street, clean, inst)/Stock In The Game (street, clean, inst) ... 12-inch
KJAC, 1999. Used (pic cover)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
We never tire of the Bumpy Knuckles/Freddie Foxx in your face battle style, and it seems like Pete Rock turns in some more pumped up beats than usual for Bumpy to ride. The b-side, produced by Alchemist is no slouch either. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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New Frank DeVolDirty Dozen ... LP
MGM, 1967. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A classic 60s soundtrack from Frak DeVol – filled with bold themes, dramatic action, and some of the most sharp-edged scoring Hollywood could offer at the time! The WWII setting of the film makes for a fair bit of military moments in the music – but there's also some surprisingly tender spots too – penned by DeVol for more intimate moments in the film, or tense bits during the bigger action. Titles include "Main Title From The Dirty Dozen", "Building The Barracks", "The Battle Begins", "Girls Of The Evening", "The Dirty Dozen", "Mission Accomplished", "Bramble Bush", "The Sham Battle" and "The Switch Hitters". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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New Gene Krupa & Buddy RichKrupa & Rich (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Clef/Verve, Early 50s. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A wonderful meeting of two of the biggest 50s talents on the drums – and a session that's great not only for the expected firey percussion, but also for the horn work by other members on the set! Given the "drum battle" style of the record, the tracks are long and very open – done in a studio mode that recalls some of the Krupa/Rich meetings at JATP, and like the JATP sides, featuring plenty of space for players to take longer solos. Dizzy Gillespie, Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, and Roy Eldridge get in some nice licks on the set – and other players include Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis, and Ray Brown. Titles include "Gene's Blues", "Bernie's Tune", "Buddy's Blues", and "I Never Knew". CD also includes bonus tracks "Sunday" and "Monster". CD

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New Led ZeppelinLed Zeppelin IV ... CD
Atlantic, 1971. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Hard rock perfected! It's around Led Zeppelin IV you can easily say that the group moved up from being incredibly great to flat-out legendary. On IV, they do a bit of what the did on each of the three preceding albums, but rather than starting to repeat themselves, they still getting better! Amazing. Every song a classic: "Black Dog", "Stairway To Heaven", "Rock And Roll", "Misty Mountain Hop", "When The Levee Breaks", "Going To California", "Four Sticks" and "Battle Of Evermore". CD

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New Led ZeppelinLed Zeppelin IV ... LP
Atlantic, 1971. Used Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Hard rock perfected! It's around Led Zeppelin IV you can easily say that the group moved up from being incredibly great to flat-out legendary. On IV, they do a bit of what the did on each of the three preceding albums, but rather than starting to repeat themselves, they get better! Amazing. Every song a classic: "Black Dog", "Stairway To Heaven", "Rock And Roll", "Misty Mountain Hop", "When The Levee Breaks", "Going To California", "Four Sticks" and "Battle Of Evermore". LP, Vinyl record album
(Pink vinyl UK pressing, with a K 50008 catalog number! Cover has a factory sticker, some light wear, and an unglued bottom seam.)

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New Lalo SchifrinEnter The Dragon ... CD
Warner (Germany), 1973. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A classic to end all classics – and the record that showed the world that the kung fu genre could be every bit as funky as American crime and action films! Lalo Schifrin's at the height of his powers on this set – working in a blend of raw guitars, rolling bass, and choppy rhythms that groove about as fast as Bruce Lee's hands move on the screen in the film – and the album's a real standout in the 70s soundtrack scene, well worth all the hype and attention that's been given to it over the years! The record's one you'll dig if you're a fan of funk, or a student of Schifrin – and even after the passage of decades, it's still a tough soundtrack to beat. Titles include the classic "Theme From Enter The Dragon", plus "Bamboo Bird Cage", "The Monk", "Han's Island", "The Big Battle", and "The Human Fly". CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Enter The Dragon ... CD 13.99

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New Lalo SchifrinEnter The Dragon (2LP Japanese pressing) ... LP
Warner (Japan), 1973. Used 2LP ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A classic to end all classics – and the record that showed the world that the kung fu genre could be every bit as funky as American crime and action films! Lalo Schifrin's at the height of his powers on this set – working in a blend of raw guitars, rolling bass, and choppy rhythms that groove about as fast as Bruce Lee's hands move on the screen in the film! Titles include the classic "Theme From Enter The Dragon", plus "Bamboo Bird Cage", "The Monk", "Han's Island", "The Big Battle", and "The Human Fly". Plus, this amazing Japanese pressing from the 70s is a 2LP set, with added dialogue mixed in with the music! Cover is different than the US one, and this is a greatly expanded version! LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes obi, too!)

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New VariousHi Records Rarities Vol 3 – Tender & Mellow – Any Way The Wind Blows ... CD
Hi Records/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1970s. New Copy ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Hi Records way past the hits – served up here in a wonderful batch of rare singles that go way past the obvious numbers you may know from the label! Most of the cuts have this mellow groove that's mighty nice – not totally laidback, but kind of slow-stepping in a style that takes off from the usual Willie Mitchell territory – and has different elements with each of the many singers in the set – a lineup that includes many folks you may not have known worked for the label! Deep soul pervades, but the approach often has some of those modern mellow elements that were coming into hipper southern scenes in the mid 70s – a great maturation that really comes through in a track selection that includes "I Must Be Losin You" by Willie Clayton, "Satisfactorize Your Mind" by Africano, "Now That I've Found You" by The Masqueraders, "Trying To Live My Life Without You" by Venice, "What Do You Mean" by Gene Miller, "He's Got It" by Known Facts, "Baby Love" by Gene Anderson, "Any Ways The Wind Blows" by Erma Coffee, "What Made You Change" by Eddie McGhee, and "When The Battle Is Over" by The Joint Venture. CD

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New VariousLyricist Lounge Vol 2 ... CD
Rawkus, 2000. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Round Two features the tracks "16 Bars (Live At The Lyricist Lounge 1993)" by The Notorious B.I.G., "Oh No" by Mos Def & Pharoahe Monch featuring Nate Dogg, "Makin It Blend" by Q-Tip & Words, "Get Up" by Cocoa Brovaz, "Let's Grow" by Royce Da 5'9", "Ms Fat Booty 2" by Mos Def & Ghostface Killah, "W.K.Y.A." by Saukrates featuring Redman, "Sharp Shooters" by Talib Kweli & Dead Prez, with production by Hi-Tek, "Legendary Street Team" by Kool G Rap & M.O.P., with production by Mighty Mi, "The Grimy Way" by Big Noyd & Prodigy, with production by The Alchemist, "Battle" by Erick Sermon featuring Sy Scott, "Still Here" by Big L featuring C-Town, with production by Hi-Tek, "Right and Exact" by Dilated Peoples, with production by The Alchemist, "I've Committed Murder (Gang Starr remix)" by Macy Gray, produced by Premier and featuring Mos Def, "Outro Live At The Lounge" by Q-Tip, "Da Cipha Interlude" featuring Punch, Cobra Red, Planet Asia, Guilty & Phil Da Agony, with production by Madlib – and more. CD
(Out of print.)

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New Jimmy DriftwoodVoice Of The People ... LP
Monument/Omni (Australia), 1960s. Used ... Out Of Stock
Later work from hillbilly folktale troubadour Jimmy Driftwood – the go-to songwriting genius when legends like Johnny Cash and Johnny Horton needed an eccentric Americana fable to cut in the 50s and 60s (Cash even went back to him in the 90s) – and one of the rare artists willing to bury some progressive lyrics in his tunes! Driftwood had a way of mixing genuine history with fanciful and comical elements – such as using an alligator to launch cannonballs in "The Battle Of New Orleans". It's great stuff, chiming little country folk tunes with unmistakably unique lyrics – and just as unique of an approach to performance! 12 tracks in all: "What Color Is The Soul Of Man?", "The Voice Of The People", "The Lonesome Ape", "Standing On The Left Hand Side Of God", "Battle Hymn Of Peace", "Mixed-Up Family", "Equality", and much more. LP, Vinyl record album

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New Ralph JonesSlumber Party Massacre (180 gram clear vinyl – with poster) ... LP
Death Waltz (UK), Early 80s. New Copy (reissue)... Out Of Stock
One of the most obscure slasher soundtracks of the 80s, and one of the coolest too – a set of tracks recorded only on a Casio – but with a deep, dark sound that matches the best professional studio work of the time! Ralph Jones gets all the best traits of the genre just right – and manages to strip the slasher score down to its core, while working on a Casiotone with a surprising degree of warmth – not just cold-tinged electronic lines, but some moodier low-end tones that really give the whole thing a degree of depth and space that's very unique. Titles include "Meditation Of The Mind Of Russ Thorn", "Snail Hunt", "Valerie Does Battle", "Russ Dreams", "Stalking The High School", and "Uninvited Guest". LP, Vinyl record album
(Incredibly heavy cover pressing, with cool clear vinyl, and a poster too!)

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New Takeru Muraoka & Takao UematsuRide & Tie (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Express/Think (Japan), 1971. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
Funky, fuzzy, and outta site – a really wonderful set of extended psychedelic jazz numbers from twin tenorists Takeru Muraoka and Takao Uematsu! The set's billed as a live tenor "battle" on the cover – but it's hardly the sort of record that you'd hear from American players in this mode – no bebop jams, and instead some great soul and funk-influenced lines on the horns, served up over rhythm from a trio that features electric piano, electric bass, and drums from the mighty Motohiko Hino! There's a nice degree of fuzz on the saxes at times (are they using some effects pedals?) – and the long tunes really open up with a wicked groove that feels like some lost US jazz funk album from the early 70s. Titles include "Happy Birth", "Listen Here", "Hot Sunday", and "CC Rider". CD
(Part of the Deep Jazz Reality Series!)

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New OutkastStankonia ... LP
LaFace, 2000. Used 2LP ... Out Of Stock
Probably the most hyped hip hop album by rock critics of the last decade – but don't hold that against Stankonia, because these ghetto grooves from planet P-Funk were exactly what the world needed in 2000! The millenium blowout party jam feel throughout is surely a nice change of pace from all the doom and gloom out there, but they still manage to spit out enough reality to keep things feeling true – particularly in the playful battle of the sexes showdowns. Dre, Big Boi and Organized Noize continue to innovate, even if they are at the top of the charts! Tracks include "Gasoline Dreams", "So Fresh, So Clean", "Ms. Jackson", "Spaghetti Junction", "I'll Call Before I Come" featuring Gangsta Boo & Eco, "B.O.B.", "Xplosion" featuring B-Real, "We Luv Deez Hoez", "Humble Mumble" featuring Erykah Badu, "Red Velvet", "Gangsta Sh*t", "Toilet Tisha" "Slum Beautiful", and "Stankonia (Stanklove)". LP, Vinyl record album
(Black vinyl pressing.)

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New John ZornBig Gundown – John Zorn Plays The Music Of Ennio Morricone (15th Anniversary Special Edition) ... CD
Tzadik, 2000. Used ... Out Of Stock
A groundbreaking album, put together by Zorn and a group of downtown New York hipsters, as a fitting hommage to the genius of Ennio Morricone! The track list sticks to mostly the bigger known numbers, and the album's got a darkness that we'd actually say was a bit out of place, considering the choice of tracks – but the groups formed by Zorn do a pretty good job of breathing new life into some of the tracks, and the album was a key moment in the recognition of Morricone as one of the century's greatest composers. Players include Robert Quine, Tim Berne, Arto Lindsay, Jim Staley, Bill Frisell, Christian Marclay, Anton Fier, and even Big John Patton. Titles include "Erotico", "Once Upon A Time In The West", "Giu La Testa", "Battle Of Algiers", and "The Big Gundown". Plus, this Anniversary Edition comes with a pile of bonus tracks – including "The Sicilian Clan", "The Ballad Of Hank McCain", and "Soegliatti & Uccidi". CD

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New VariousBeat Street – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Vol 2 ... LP
Atlantic, 1984. Used ... Out Of Stock
The stand-out cut here is the break dance track "Son of Beat Street" with lots of cutting by Jazzy Jay. Also includes Treacherous Three "Santa's Rap" with beatboxing by Dougie Fresh, Rockers Revenge "Battle Cry" produced by Arthur Baker, and some club cuts by Juicy, Tina B and others. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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New Dusty Groove T-Shirt!Wild West – Natural (LARGE, brown & yellow design on natural fabric) ... T-Shirt
Dusty Groove Gear, 2002. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
The battle of the funky 45s! No gunslinger should be without this excellent t-shirt from Dusty Groove – a double-barrelled delight, with a real old-timey look, perfect for standing down your competition wherever they may be – a DJ gig, a record fair, flea market, or behind the counter at DGA! Not only that, the shirt's also got the Dusty Groove logo on the back! Measurements – Length: 30", Chest: 42", Waist 42". T-Shirt
Also available Wild West – Natural (EXTRA LARGE, brown & yellow design on natural fabric) ... T-Shirt 12.99

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New VisioneersHipology (7" box set) (limited 2012 Record Store Day release) ... 7-inch
BBE (UK), 2012. New Copy 5 x 7 Inch ... Out Of Stock
Marc Mac takes it back, way back – with some great 70s styled sounds mixed in with his 21st Century vibe! The package is a great one to be issued on a limited 7" box, given the style of the music – and cuts include "Shaft In Africa (Addis)", "Funky Fanfare", "Apache (battle dub)", "Jungle Green Outlines", "Swahililand", "Luanne From Harlem", "Back In Time", and "Oil & Water". 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Limited to 300 copies.)

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New John ZornHermetic Organ Vol 2 – St Paul's Chapel ... CD
Tzadik, 2014. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
John Zorn really takes off here with some amazing sounds on the organ of St Paul's Chapel – an exploration of the large pipe organ variant of the instrument, really pushed to the limits in a way that recalls Zorn's early experiments on alto sax! Despite the "hermetic" in the title, which might make you think of some private proceedings, or stowaway sounds – the album's got this very spacious, room-widening sort of feel – as Zorn really reaches forth with new sonic possibilities and very dark tones – of the sort that hardly befit the usual uses of a chapel of that nature. There's lots of very deep, bass-heavy notes in the mix – and titles include "Ascent Into the Maelstrom", "Prayer", "In Gloria Dei", "Battle Of The Angels", and "Holy Spirit" – all improvised by Zorn. CD

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New Blood Sweat & TearsComplete Columbia Singles ... CD
Columbia/Real Gone, Late 60s/1970s. New Copy 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
Wonderful work from Blood Sweat & Tears – and an ultra-cool set that's perfectly balanced between well-known material from singles, and some of the more obscure tracks that appeared on the flipside! The group's jazzy, joyous energy is in place right from the start – and the progression of singles really shows a wonderful sense of evolution – especially as the 70s come along, and the band starts breaking out of some of their earlier modes. In addition to a great selection of 32 tracks, the set also features excellent notes that offer up thoughtful reflections on some of the more surprising moments. Titles include "Heavy Blue", "Naked Man", "No Show", "Tell Me That I'm Wrong", "Rock Reprise", "Alone", "Velvet", "Roller Coaster", "The Battle", "Go Down Gamblin", "Valentine's Day", "Blues Part 2", "House In The Country", "Sometimes In Winter", and "Cowboys & Indians". CD

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New Roy BrownGood Rocking Tonight – Legendary Recordings Vol 2 ... LP
Route 66 (Sweden), Late 40s/Early 50s. Used ... Out Of Stock
Although Roy Brown had a slightly softer edge than some of his R&B contemporaries – he could definitely rock and wail when he wanted to, as you'll hear on this set! The set does good job of digging through Roy's work from the late 40s and early 50s, pulling together 15 tracks that mix Wynonnie Harris-ish rockers (no surprise, as King often had Brown and Harris splitting "Battle Of The Blues" albums together), with mellower soulful tunes. Tracks include "Black Diamond", "Mighty Mighty Man", "Long About Midnight", "Miss Fanny Brown Returns", "Butcher Pete part 2", "Brown Angel", "Grandpa Stole My Baby", and the original version of "Good Rockin Tonight", which is a lot rawer than you'd expect! LP, Vinyl record album

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New Dr DooomDr Dooom 2 ... CD
Threshold, 2008. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
The battle ready return of Dr Dooom – we were skeptical, but guess what, it's pretty good – with ominously funky boom bap beats by Kutmasta Kurt – and obscenity spewing, pop culture slaying rhymes by Kool Keith. Titles include "Simon", "The Countdown", "RIP Dr Octagon", "I Followed You", "Run For Your Life" feat Fathed, "The God Of Rap", "That Girl Is A Monster", "Do Not Disturb", "Take That Ride", "Mopped Up", "Always Talkin Out Your A**", "Surgery" feat Motion Man and more. CD
Also available Dr Dooom 2 ... CD 4.99

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New Mighty MocambosFuture Is Here (with bonus download) ... LP
Mocambo (Germany), 2011. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A great, proper album from Germany's excellent funk combo The Mighty Mocambos – who've dropped many killer 45s as themselves and with pseudonyms, as well as backing London-based funky soul diva Gizelle Smith for a teriffic full length – and sounding as vital and exuberant as ever here! The Mighty Mocambos are dexterous musicians and adventurous funk spirits – showing love for classic hip hop funk in collaborations with Afrika Bambaataa and Zulu Nation legend Charlie Funk, aka Afrika Islam – plus singers Su Kramer and Carol Lacaze (who sings in French), on top of killer instrumentals. Includes "Calling The Shots", "Zulu Walk" and "Battle" with Afrika Bambaata, Charlie Funk & King Kamonzi, "The Sun Shines Tonight" feat Su Kramer, "Struggles And Triumph", "French Vanilla Skies", "Physique", "Peace Street", "The Next Message" and more. LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes a coupon for a download of the album.)

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New D Charles Speer & The HelixLeaving The Commonwealth ... CD
Thrill Jockey, 2011. Used Gatefold ... Out Of Stock
Brilliant stuff from D Charles Speer & The Helix – elevating loose honky tonk and country rock into a boundlessly creative realm! The musicianship is excellent and confident, but as far from fussy as can be – and they have a way of effortlessly recalling decades of regional Americana influences but pulling them all together into a unique stew unlike anything else. Here's a record we'll come back to again and again. Includes "Razorbacked", "Days In The Kitchen", "Le Grand Cochon", "Cumberland", "Alamoosook Echoes", "Rust In The Bay", "Battle Of The Wilderness" and "Leaving The Commonwealth". CD

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New Sugarhill Gang8th Wonder ... LP
Sugar Hill, 1981. New Copy (reissue)... Out Of Stock
One of the first full albums from the Sugarhill Gang – and a good sampling of their early tracks for Sugarhill! Includes the group's classic remake of "Apache" – complete with breaks stolen from the Incredible Bongo Band – plus the cuts "Funk Box" and "On The Money", which both have a compressed 80s groove soul sort of approach. Also features "Showdown", a classic old school battle track, recorded with the Furious 5 – plus the cuts "8th Wonder", "Hot Hot Summer Day", and "Kick It Live From 9 to 5". LP, Vinyl record album

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New SunglowsOriginal Peanuts – Everybody Loves The Fabulous Sunglows ... LP
Sunglow, Mid 60s. Used ... Out Of Stock
Vamping Tex-Mex instrumentals from The Sunglows – a group who were definitely on the hipper end of their spectrum at the time, and work here in a snapping blend of saxes, guitar, percussion, and organ! All tracks here are instrumentals, and are mostly done here in a garagey take on the Latin polka mode – a sound that's familiar, to be sure, but which sounds especially nice here thanks to some rougher percussion and an edge to the instrumentation that you don't often find in other records of this type. Titles include the group's original "Peanuts", plus "The Circus", "Popcorn", "La Raspa", "Rancho Grande", "Colt 45", "The Indian", and "Battle Of Flowers". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and a split spine.)

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New VariousZanzibara 7 – Sikinde Vs Ndekule – Mlimani Park Orchestra & International Orchestra Safari Sound ... CD
Buda (France), Mid 80s. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A Tanzanian battle of the bands – on this sweet little set that features two of the biggest dance orchestras of the 80s! The ensembles in Tanzania at the time were far more than just musical acts – as most were funded by larger organizations, and had either a political or economic agenda as well – one that sometimes came through in the subject of the music, and which definitely resonated with the popularity of the groups as well! The approach of both groups here – Mlimani Park Orchestra and International Orchestra Safari Sound – is a blend of older guitar rhythms, ala highlife, with some fuller horn passages and vocal choruses that often have some slight social undercurrent mixed with a more upfront lyrical groove. As always with both the Zanzibara and Ethiopiques series, the notes are excellent, in boht English and French – and really help situate the larger cultural context of the music. Tracks include "Mtoto Akihilia Wembe", "Neema", and "Chenga Ya Mwili" by Mlimani Park Orchestra – and "Sosy", "Majuto", "Chatu Mkali", and "Homa Imenizidia" by International Orchestra Safari Sound. CD
 
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Gene Ammons & Sonny StittJug & Sonny ... LP
Chess, Early 60s. Very Good+ ... $6.99
A nice little album – featuring some of the sides that Gene Ammons cut "off contract" for Chess/Argo during the early 60s, and ones that feature him paired with Sonny Stitt, his longtime partner in legendary tenor battles from the 50s. The two horns aren't really locked in combat here, but they do complement each other nicely on the album's mellow groovers and ballad tracks. Titles include "Cha Bootie", "Tenor Eleven", "The Last Mile", and "Full Moon". LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label 70s pressing. Cover has a cutout notch and a bit of pen on back.)

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Gene Ammons & Sonny StittJug & Sonny (jug & corn cover – purple border) ... LP
Chess, Early 60s. Very Good- ... $3.99
A nice little album – featuring some of the sides that Gene Ammons cut "off contract" for Chess/Argo during the early 60s, and ones that feature him paired with Sonny Stitt, his longtime partner in legendary tenor battles from the 50s. The two horns aren't really locked in combat here, but they do complement each other nicely on the album's mellow groovers and ballad tracks. Titles include "Cha Bootie", "Tenor Eleven", "The Last Mile", and "Full Moon". LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Cadet stereo pressing. Cover has some wear, a cutout hole, and some stains on the back.)

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New Bone Thugs-N-HarmonyWar (Small Soldiers Battlecry Remix) (clean edit, inst) ... 12-inch
Dreamworks, 1998. Very Good+ ... $0.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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D StHome Of Hip Hop (long, short, dub) ... 12-inch
Celluloid, 1985. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $7.99
Long before the KRS/Shan battles, D.ST. was claiming "Bronx is the home of hip hop" on this track. It almost has an early Whodini sound, with more MC'ing, vocoder effects, and a live rhythm section than his other dj oriented tracks like "Mega Mix 2." 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Deltron 3030Deltron 3030 ... LP
75 Ark/Deltron Partners, 2000. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $16.99 18.98
Del Tha Funkee Homosapien, Kid Koala, and Dan The Automator pool their skills for this dawn of the 2000s sci-fi hip hop classic – the masterful Deltron 3030! The guest list is almost too long to get into, but Money Mark, Prince Paul, PB Wolf and Mr. Lif are all here, along with many others. One of the benchmark albums in the leftfield underground hip hop canon – and a hugely influential set that burst the doors wide open for the more creative spirits in the hip hop and even experimental pop. Tracks include "State Of The Nation", "3030", "The Fantabulous Rap Extravaganza", "Things You Can Do", "Positive Contact", "St Catherine St.", "Virus", "Mastermind", "National Movie Review", "Time Keeps On Slipping", "Turbulence (remix)", "Battlesong", "Memory Loss" and more. LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Deltron 3030 (plus bonus tracks) ... CD 6.99

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New Deltron 3030Deltron 3030 (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Traffic, 2000. Used ... $6.99
Del Tha Funkee Homosapien, Kid Koala, and Dan The Automator pool their skills for this dawn of the 2000s sci-fi hip hop classic – the masterful Deltron 3030! The guest list is almost too long to get into, but Money Mark, Prince Paul, PB Wolf and Mr. Lif are all here, along with many others. One of the benchmark albums in the leftfield underground hip hop canon – and a hugely influential set that burst the doors wide open for the more creative spirits in the hip hop and even experimental pop. Tracks include "State Of The Nation", "3030", "The Fantabulous Rap Extravaganza", "Things You Can Do", "Positive Contact", "St Catherine St.", "Virus", "Mastermind", "National Movie Review", "Time Keeps On Slipping", "Turbulence (remix)", "Battlesong", "Memory Loss" and more. This reissue edition adds 3 bonus tracks: "Positive Contact" (Charlie Clouser remix), "Terbulence" (Mark Bell rmx) and "Positive Contact" (Mario C rmx). CD
Also available Deltron 3030 ... LP 16.99

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Durutti ColumnChronicle LX – XL (2CD box) ... CD
Kooky, 2014. New Copy 2 CDs ... $39.99
One of the most beautiful albums we've heard in years from Vini Reilly – and a set that really takes back to the magic we felt when buying the first few Durutti Column albums on factory! Not only is the sound here very much the Durutti approach we first fell in love with – a strange combination of post-punk production and performance filtered through the aesthetic of Erik Satie – but the package also has a very special look – like one of those cool cassette boxes for Factory that were originally designed by Peter Saville! This set's got way more to offer than those, though – two CDs' of music (plus inserts and even sandpaper) – originally written by Reilly to accompany an exhibition of his portraits, and expanded here to include an even greater range of personal sounds. Vini is in the lead on most numbers on his wonderfully atmospheric guitar – and plays piano, an instrument that's also handled by Poppy Morgan on some tracks – with longtime partner Bruce Mitchell on drums. Vocals are done by Reilly, as well as Jilly Taylor, Billy Rance, and Caoilfhionn – but are definitely secondary to the instrumental sounds on the set. Titles include "Poppy & Pancho", "Nine Years", "The Party", "Embattled Heart & Rattling", "Fanfare", "Electrostatic", "Free From All The Chaos", "Hotel Calderon", and "Sharrock's Tune". CD

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Flaming LipsYoshimi Battles The Pink Robots ... CD
Warner, 2002. Used ... $1.99
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Stan GetzBrothers ... LP
Prestige, 1949/1952. Very Good- ... $3.99
A classic Prestige LP that compiles earlier sides by Getz – four tunes from a 1949 session recorded under Stan Getz & His Four Brothers, with Zoot Sims, Al Cohn, Allen Eager, and Brew Moore – all blowing with Getz in a real "brothers-like" sax section sound. The remaining 4 tracks feature Stan and Al Cohn, working in a 1952 session with Geroge Wallington and Kai Winding – on some nice light boppish tracks that have that sweet smooth Getz tone firmly in place. The album's got a great Don Martin cover, and titles include "Battleground", "Five Brothers", "Four & One Moore", "Red Door", and "Zoot Case". LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing. Cover has some wear, discoloration due to age, some stains, a split spine, some splitting and tape on the other seams, and some pen on the front.)

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Kool Moe DeeHow Ya Like Me Now ... LP
Jive, 1987. Sealed ... $9.99
With the title cut from the days of the Kool Moe Dee vs. LL Cool J battles. And following the theme, the cover has a picture of Kool Moe Dee (in a white BK suit) standing in front of a jeep that has just run over a red Kangol! With "How Ya Like Me Now", 'Wild Wild West", "Way Way Back", "No Respect", "Don't Dance" and "Get Paid". LP, Vinyl record album

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Henry ManciniMancini's Angels/Theme Scene ... CD
RCA/Vocalion (UK), 1977/1978. New Copy ... $16.99
Two groovy late 70s albums from Henry Mancini – back to back on a single CD! Mancini's Angels has happy Hank surrounded by plenty of cleavage – a cover that's perfect for the album's title play on the hit Charlie's Angels show! Mancini does a great job with the theme to that one, and also adds in some cool keyboards you wouldn't have heard on the original – and the rest of the album is a mix of other mid 70s TV themes, plus some cool originals penned by Mancini himself, but with a very similar flavor – often quite funky, in a soundtrack sort of way. Titles include "Charlie's Angels", "Car Wash", "Silver Streak", "Inspector Clouseau Theme", "Gonna Fly Now", "What's Happening", "The Moneychangers", and "Evergreen". The Theme Scene features plenty of cool 70s soundtrack themes – titles pulled from both film and TV use, some with a feel that's every bit as funky as Henry Mancini's great work on the Cop Show album! Titles include "The Cheap Detective", "Star Trek", "Heaven Can Wait", "Children Of Sanchez", "Battlestar Galactica", "Once Is Not Enough", "Three's Company", "NBC News Theme", and "Fantasy Island". CD

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Noel Rockwell & The PoetBeat You Down (street, dub, radio)/Wop Sensation (rmx) ... 12-inch
11-A/Tuff City, 1987. Near Mint- ... $16.99
The MC here is Poet, a future member of Screwball. "Beat You Down" is a salvo in the old KRS/Queens battles. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Tuf sleeve.)

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Red RippersOver There. . .And Over Here ... CD
Paradise Of Bachelors, 1983. Used ... $4.99
A cool combat-themed country rock record by The Red Rippers – largely the work of songwriter and Vietnam veteran Lt. Edwin Bankston – and a pretty riveting obscurity from the early 80s private press vaults! The sounds range from breezy, Creedence-styled backdrops and 70s outlaw country inspired grooves, to more of a fuzzed out, slightly harder-edged feel – but it's the lyricism that really pushes Red Rippers into a different realm. It's full of war-wizened songs about forgotten soldiers, bloody jungle battles and other prideful and mournful tales from this veteran's point of view! The difference between the catchy, if quite raw tunefulness and the frank lyricism gives it a really dichotomous, intriguing feel! Includes "I Roll", "Soldier Of Fortune", "Firefight", "Who Remembers", "Vietnam Blues", "The Dark And Bloody Road", "She's Been Down", "Body Bag". CD

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New Spyder-D featuring DJ DocTry To Bite Me Now (voc, inst)/The NY Butt (voc, inst, dub) ... 12-inch
B-Boy, 1988. Sealed ... $13.99
Spyder D tries to enter the battles with LL Cool J on "Try To Bite Me Now" claiming LL bit his style. "The NY Butt" is a song about the E.U. hit from School Daze. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a B-Boy sleeve. Shrinkwrap has a hole in front.)

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Wild MagnoliasWild Magnolias ... LP
Polydor, 1974. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Nicely done reissue of this classic New Orleans funk featuring backing from the "New Orleans Project" that includes the Gaturs' Willie Tee, Earl Turbinton, and other Crescent City session stalwarts like Larry Panna and Julius Farmer. Includes lots of tracks that rocked the rare groove scene in the 80's, including "Soul Soul Soul" and "Corey Died On The Battlefield" – both the source of more than a few samples over the years. With nice sweet keyboards by Willie Tee, and a good funky New Orleans sound that you'll be hard pressed to beat! LP, Vinyl record album

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Wild TchoupitoulasWild Tchoupitoulas ... CD
Island/Mango, 1976. Used ... $7.99
One of the weird Meters-related New Orleans parade bands from the 70s – similar to the group The Wild Magnolias, but with a sound that's more in a New Orleans mode than a 70s funk one. The Meters play on the record, and the group sings most of the vocals as well – and production is by Allen Toussaint and Marshall Sehorn, with that 70s New Orleans choppy style that was making them both buckets of money at the time! Tracks include "Brother John", "Indian Red", "Hey Hey", "Hey Mama", "Meet De Boys On The Battlefront", and a version of "Hey Pocky Way". CD

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VariousSaga Of Battlestar Galactica Featuring The Original Cast ... LP
MCA, 1979. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $2.99
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(Cover has a promo stamp and tape on the spine.)

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Kool Moe DeeHow Ya Like Me Now (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Jive/FTG, 1987. New Copy ... Fall 2014
With the title cut from the days of the Kool Moe Dee vs. LL Cool J battles. And following the theme, the cover has a picture of Kool Moe Dee (in a white BK suit) standing in front of a jeep that has just run over a red Kangol! With "How Ya Like Me Now", 'Wild Wild West", "Way Way Back", "No Respect", "Don't Dance" and "Get Paid". CD
Also available How Ya Like Me Now ... LP 9.99

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New EminemEminem Show ... CD
Interscope/Aftermath, 2002. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
More gallows humor, and dark, clever wordplay from Slim, with an occasional party bounce and maybe not as pitch black as some of the material on the previous LPs. Cultural phenomenon status aside, The Show finds the Shady one still up there as one of the better narrative storytellers, but we have to admit we're sometimes as puzzled as anyone by where he focuses his anger (humor?). Mom, dad, and Kim of course, but Moby and Limp Bizkit? THOSE are the battles? Still, the bile is expertly delivered as usual, Dr. Dre's beats are as funky and strong as you'd expect, and the whole thing is laid out like a creepy, alternate reality Vaudeville production. No morose epics along the lines of "Stan" (the "Hotel California" of its era) but "Sing For The Moment" tries. Pretty solid all the way through except for the lazy Aerosmith sample. Includes "White America", "Business", "Cleanin' Out My Closet", "Square Dance", "Soldier", "Drips", "Without Me", "Sing For The Moment", "Hailie's Song", "When The Music Stops", "Say What You Say", "Till I Collapse", and the geniunely good-humored "My Dad's Gone Crazy". CD

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New JUICESincerely (album, clean, beats)/Key To The City (album, beats) ... 12-inch
GCR, 2000. Used (pic cover)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
For a while it looked like Juice was going to have the same fate as most of Chicago's dopest MC's – known for his tapes, live performances, guest appearances, and maybe winning national MC battles, but never really getting the recognition they deserve. Or as he puts it in "Sincerely", "The MC most famous for not being famous..." Here, with his (almost) first solo single, Juice proves he's more than just a freestyle MC with amazing, as always, production by His-Panik of the Molemen. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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New Master AceTake A Look Around ... LP
Cold Chillin, 1990. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
His first and best LP from the days when being hardcore and/or sullen was not the first requirement for being an MC. Perfect mid-tempo production by Marly Marl. With Ace's impersonation of Biz Markie on "Me & The Biz", plus "Letter To The Better", "I Got Ta", "As I Reminisce", "Music Man", "Brooklyn Battles", "Can't Stop The Bumrush", "Take A Look Around", "Postin' High", "Ace Iz Wild" and 3 more. LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has a promo stamp.)

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New Don Pullen & Sam RiversCapricorn Rising ... LP
Black Saint (Italy), 1975. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A richly dynamic set from pianist Don Pullen, and one of his farthest-out sessions from the mid 70s – especially considering he had just finished a tenure as Mingus' piano player not long before this set was recorded! The "outness" of the date is probably due in part to reedman Sam Rivers, who brings a great deal of energy to the set, and wrote half of the numbers the group performs (the other half are from Pullen) – and the players work here in a quartet that features bassist Alex Blake and drummer Bobby Battles. The set's got a lot of the freewheeling energy that Rivers was hitting in the 70s – and titles include "Capricorn Rising", "Fall Out", "Joycie Girl". and "Break Out". LP, Vinyl record album
 
 
 



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