CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
View larger image       Image note

Best Of Perception & Today Records – Compiled By DJ Spinna & BBE Soundsystem – Part B

LP (Item 602915) Perception/BBE (UK), Early 70s — Condition: New Copy
2LP Gatefold
$21.99 ...

LP, Vinyl record album

List Price: 22.99
(€17.59 || £14.01 || ¥2576) (approx.)
5.00 13

Amazing grooves from a legendary pair of labels – the ultra-funky Perception and Today Records, home of some killer sounds from the New York scene at the start of the 70s! The labels had a great ear for up-and-coming soul – especially with some of the younger groups rising up at the time – and they also used their magic to refresh the sounds of some older artists, particularly jazz musicians, who took on an ultra-funky approach at Perception – one that's made their work for the label some of the most in-demand over the years! Drums are heavy, bass is nice and fuzzy, and many of the cuts have a righteous sound that really takes off from the most progressive soul, funk, and jazz of the late 60s – pushing hard with an even heavier 70s vibe. Titles on this second part of the vinyl edition include "Surrender" by Black Ivory, "Wishful Thinking" by JJ Barnes, "You've Just Been Bitten" by Bartel, "Every Brother Ain't A Brother" by Joe Thomas, "Submission" by Tyrone Washington, "Boogie" by Bartel, "Alligator" by Dizzy Gillespie, "Rock Steady" by Julius Brockington, "Find The One Who Loves You" by The Eight Minutes, "A Possibility" by Wanda Robinson, and "Heritage Hum" by James Moody.  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


You might be interested in


CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
BBE (UK), Early 80s. New Copy 3LP
An incredible compilation of dancefloor soul & disco from the early 80s – rare, extended and previously unreleased mixes by NYC legend John Morales – featuring essential material from Logg, Universal Robot Band, Tony Adderly, Class Action, Inner Life and more! Morales was a part of ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
BBE (UK), Late 70s. New Copy 2LPs
A whole new genre of disco – served up by one of the biggest club collectors in the world! Dimitri's the man who's guided us through so many other great sets of rare disco tracks over the years – and this time around, he's launching new look at the form! Cocktail Disco is a unique ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Stax/Soul Temple, 1960s/1970s. New Copy 3LP
The funkiest side of Stax Records – a treasure trove of funky nuggets, all hand-picked by RZA! As the title implies, these are some of the grooves that became the building blocks of the Wu-Tang sound – but even without that pedigree, these tracks are more than great enough on their own ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Now Again/Stones Throw, Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy 2LP
Stones Throw does it again – with a massive batch of older funk rarities that tops most of the rest on the market! Cold Heat is a follow-up to the label's smoking Funky 16 Corners set – and like that one, it's overflowing with great bits that have barely (or never) been heard by the ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jerk Boom Bam (Romania), Early 60s. New Copy
Socking soul from the 60s – and a great assortment of tunes that often have a heavy R&B influence too! There's plenty of grit in the grooves throughout – and the package is pulled together from the sorts of rare singles you might spend a lifetime tracking down – all laid out ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jerk Boom Bam (Romania), Early 60s. New Copy
Socking soul from the 60s – and a great assortment of tunes that often have a heavy R&B influence too! There's plenty of grit in the grooves throughout – and the package is pulled together from the sorts of rare singles you might spend a lifetime tracking down – all laid out ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Big Legal Mess/Fat Possum, 1966. New Copy
Wicked early work from Junior Kimbrough – sides that are quite different than some of his better-known recordings over the years! The material was cut in Memphis in 1966 by producer Quinton Claunch – and it's got a spare, rootsy quality that's totally great – slow moving drums ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Show Up (Germany), 1970s/Early 80s. New Copy
Wicked grooves from the German scene of the 70s – that stretch of the sound library generation when things were getting even more electronic than before – and picking up some great funky dancefloor modes in the process! Most of these numbers are heavy on keyboards – especially ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
West Side Soul
Delmark, 1967. New Copy (reissue)
LP...$9.99 12.99
A classic bit of indie blues from the Chicago scene – featuring some great players from the second generation after Chess Records stopped picking up the younger local talents! Magic Sam leads the group on vocals and guitar, and he's working here with Mighty Joe Young on guitar, Odie Payne on ... LP, Vinyl record album
 



Top