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Great music in many modes -- northern soul, deep soul, harmony soul, modern soul, and group soul -- plus disco, funk, club, electro, rare groove, and more!




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Bernard Purdie (Pretty Purdie)Soul Is...Pretty Purdie ... CD
Flying Dutchman/BGP (UK), 1972. New Copy ... $11.99
A wild one! After the straight hard funk of some of his earlier recordings as a leader, Bernard "Pretty" Purdie breaks out here in a compelling album of soul jazz tracks done in a number of styles. The approach is sort of big studio funk – with some cuts that have a harder sound, ... (Jazz, Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Rasputin's StashHidden Stash ... CD
Athens Of The North (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy ... $13.99
A huge discovery in funky soul – unreleased tracks that were supposed to form the never-issued third album by Rasputin's Stash – after their classic Devil Made Me Do It for Curtom! The group are the stuff of legend – a heady funk ensemble who grew out of Chicago's Fantastic Epics ... read more CD
Also available Hidden Stash ... LP 24.99

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RaydioRaydio (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Arista/FTG, 1978. New Copy ... $13.99 14.98
The first Raydio set from guitarist Ray Parker – an artist who'd worked on countless session gigs by the time of this album, which gave him more than enough chops to get things right from the start! The sound is tight and definitely aimed at the charts, by Ray also brings his own sort of ... read more CD

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RaydioRock On (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Arista/FTG, 1979. New Copy ... $9.99 14.98
Not much rock here, but a definite guitar-driven groove – that Ray Parker vamp cooked up in a long legacy of work for other artists – really sparkling here in the frontline of Raydio! The bass is pretty strong too, with that mainstream funk sound that was popping strongly from the west ... read more CD

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Eugene RecordEugene Record/Trying To Get To You ... CD
Warner/Expansion (UK), 1977/1978. New Copy ... $16.99
Two of the only solo records ever cut by Chicago soul legend Eugene Record – back to back on a single CD! First up is The Eugene Record – a great solo moment from Eugene – the singer who'd rose to fame with The Chi-Lites, and who still sounds pretty darn great here on his own! ... read more CD

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Eugene RecordWelcome To My Fantasy (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Warner/Expansion (UK), 1979. New Copy ... $16.99
A sweet musical fantasy from the great Eugene Record – known by most as one of the driving forces of The Chi-Lites, and the whole Brunswick soul scene as well! By this point in his career, Record's come a long way from his roots in Chicago soul – and works at a level that's much more ... read more CD

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Otis ReddingSoul Manifesto – 1964 to 1970 (12CD set) ... CD
Stax/Atlantic, Mid 60s. New Copy 12 CDs ... $64.99 69.98
Every single album from the legendary Otis Redding – presented here in a single box, with each record in a tiny LP-styled sleeve – almost as if you've bought an entire Otis Redding collection at once! The late, great Otis hardly needs any introduction around these parts – simply ... read more CD

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RelativesGoodbye World ... CD
Luv N' Haight, 2016. New Copy ... $12.99 16.98
A bold return to form for The Relatives – a legendary gospel funk group from the 70s Texas scene – finally brought back to their former strengths on this contemporary set! The approach is very old school – a strong focus on the excellent vocal interplay of the group, and the ... read more CD

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Rene & AngelaRene & Angela/Wall To Wall ... CD
Capitol/Expansion (UK), 1980/1981. New Copy ... $16.99
The first couple Rene & Angela records for Capitol – together for the first time on this great CD from Expansion! First up, is the great self-titled debut from Angela Winbush and Rene Moore as a duo – a tight batch of modern soul that sounds great to this day! There's a mixture ... read more CD

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Kenny RiceHouse Party ... CD
Jam Jar, 2016. New Copy ... $12.99
In case you're wondering, they DO still make 'em like they used to – at least when it comes to classic-styled soul records, like this St Louis effort from Kenny Rice! Kenny comes from a world that might be more blues than soul, but there's definitely a lot of southern soul styles at play on ... read more CD

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Ritchie FamilyAll Night All Right ... CD
RCA/PTG (Netherlands), 1983. New Copy ... $18.99
Sweet dancefloor soul from an early 80s line-up of The Ritchie Family – this one featuring Linda James, Jacqui Smith-Lee and Vera Brown – going All Night All Right on a strong batch of synth flavored grooves! The bigger hits of the commercial disco boom were well behind them by this ... read more CD

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Robert & JohnnyWe Belong Together ... CD
Old Town/Ace (UK), Late 50s. New Copy ... $11.99 18.99
Robert and Johnny certainly belong together – as you'll hear on this classic set of duo recordings for the Old Town label! The pair have a mode the echoes the vocal group styles of the doo wop generation, but also prefigure the male duo mode style that would be huge in the 60s soul years ... read more CD

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Nile RodgersAdventures In The Land Of Good Groove (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Mirage/FTG, 1983. New Copy ... $13.99 14.98
Nile Rodgers is working here away from Chic – but his sound here is definitely in that classic lean, mean mode – lots of compressed guitar bits riffing over the rhythms, every bit as catchy and captivating as ever! The grooves break out nicely from the standard Chic mode – almost ... read more CD

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RogerBridging The Gap ... CD
Reprise (Japan), 1991. New Copy ... $9.99
Roger Troutman's definitely trying to bridge a few different gaps in soul music with this later solo effort – some of his earlier funk, his mid-period electro, and even a bit more mature ballad work – which rounds out the album nicely! Given that Roger initiated so many modes that ... read more CD

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Roger (Roger Troutman)Many Facets Of Roger ... CD
Warner (Japan), 1981. New Copy ... $13.99
There's many facets of Roger – and they're all pretty darn funky! From this vantage point, all we can think of is that Roger Troutman must have had some sort of crystal ball to see into the hip hop sampling future – either that, or he was busy cooking up west coast gangster funk drones ... read more CD
Also available Many Facets Of Roger (180 gram pressing) ... LP 11.99

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Roger (Roger Troutman)Unlimited! ... CD
Reprise (Japan), 1987. New Copy ... $9.99
Plenty of beats here from Roger Troutman – going for a sound that's maybe even more electro than some of his earlier solo work, at a level that really seems to be pushing the Zapp sound further for the 80s! The style is funky, but touched with lots of elements that have wended their way from ... read more CD

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Roger & The Human BodyRoger & The Human Body – Introducing Roger (Japanese paper sleeve edition – with bonus track) ... CD
Troutman/KTI (Japan), 1976. New Copy Gatefold ... $19.99
The birth of the Troutman sound – an early example of Ohio funk at its best, recorded years before Roger and company started having such a bit influence on the west coast scene! The groove here is filled with plenty of the bass you'd expect from Troutman – but given that the date of ... read more CD

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DJ RogersDJ Rogers ... CD
Shelter/Fever Dream, 1973. New Copy ... $12.99 15.99
Mindblowing music from the great DJ Rogers – his first record, and a rootsy album of spiritual soul, right up there with the best 70s work by artists like Donny Hathaway, Rance Allen, or Stevie Wonder! Like all of those giants, DJ's got a deeply soulful vocal style that's more than ... read more CD

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Rose RoyceFresh Cut ... CD
Atlantic/Expansion (UK), 1986. New Copy ... $16.99
An overlooked 80s moment from Rose Royce – a set recorded after the group had stepped away from their famous association with Norman Whitfield, but were still very much at the top of the modern soul game! The production here is maybe a bit more 80s than before, but the group continue to keep ... read more CD

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Rose RoyceIn Full Bloom (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Whitfield/Big Break (UK), 1977. New Copy ... $14.99
A big one for Norman Whitfield – who found in Rose Royce what he'd been lacking for years – a hit group ready to handle a number of styles, all well, and all with an adventurous style that would break them past the legions of lackluster funky soul groups of the late 70s. The record ... read more CD
 
 



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