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Latin — In Stock — LPs

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Betty MissiegoMi Tierra ... LP
Alhambra, 1980. Very Good ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear & aging.)

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Andy Montanez & Pellin RodriguezEncuentro Cercano De Dos Grandes ... LP
Velvet, 1979. Near Mint- ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Phil Moore & The Afro Latin SoultetAfro Brazil Oba! ... LP
Tower, Mid 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
A very unique little record – and one with a sublime blend of Latin, soul, and vocal styles! The record's a fair bit more sophisticated than most other efforts like this from the 60s – thanks to a strong batch of talents that includes Gil Fuller on arrangements, Phil Moore III on piano ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Frank MorganFrank Morgan ... LP
GNP, Mid 50s. Very Good ... $7.99
Seminal session that was virtually one of the only west coast attempts to replicate the famous "cubop" mix of bebop and Latin that had been evolving over the years in the New York scene. Machito percussionists like Jose Mangual and Ubaldo Nieto join a west coast group that includes alto ... (Jazz, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Frankie NievesTerrible Frankie Nieves ... LP
Speed, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
A lost boogaloo classic! This is one of the rare few records to come out on the tiny Speed label during the 60s – a hotbed of production for some of New York's most unique Latin Soul sides. Like other albums on the label, this set is a nicely messed up batch of tracks that shifts ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Tito NievesClassic ... LP
RMM, 1991. Near Mint- ... $12.99
Titles include "Sonanbulo", "Quiero Perderme Contigo", "Tender Love", "El Gordito", "El Rey De La Rumba", and "Seguire Mi Camino". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a very small bit of pen on the back.)

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Estela NunezEstela... Es Amor ... LP
RCA, 1971. Very Good- ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has yellowed tape on the seams and spine.)

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Orchestra HarlowHeavy Smokin ... LP
Fania, 1965. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
A great early record by Larry Harlow's famous combo – every bit the "smokin" set that the title might imply! Harlow and the group are in full force here – ripping through a set of short tracks that really groove with a darkly percussive edge – not entirely a Latin Soul ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Orchestra HarlowLive In Quad ... LP
Fania, 1974. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $26.99
The "quad" here seems to be mostly conceptual – but the "live" part of the set is definitely in place! The album's a real stormer – one of the best mid 70s sides from Larry Harlow's excellent group, recorded in front of a small but enthusiastic crowd, and done with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Sunrise label pressing – in nice shape!)

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Orquesta AkokanOrquesta Akokan (with download) ... LP
Daptone, 2018. New Copy Gatefold ... $18.99
A record that may well single-handedly mark the huge shift in American/Cuban relations in years to come – as the set's a tremendous project between the New York forces of Daptone Records, and the overlooked genius of the younger scene in Havana! Make no mistake, this isn't your usual Daptone ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download.)
Also available Orquesta Akokan ... CD 12.99

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Orquesta NovelWith A Touch Of Brass ... LP
TR, 1980. Very Good- Gatefold ... $6.99
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✨✧ Orquesta ReveSuave Suave ... LP
Areito/Egrem (Cuba), 1990. Near Mint- ... $18.99
Great work from this famous Cuban combo! Titles include "Respetame", "Oye Mira Y Calla", "Si Mas Tuviera Mas Te Diera", "Gente Chevere", and "Suave Suavecito". LP, Vinyl record album
(Back cover has a few very small notes in pen.)

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Orquesta SublimeSabor De Cuba ... LP
Panart, Early 60s. Very Good+ ... $28.99
Titles include "Bombon Cha", "Son Los Anos", "Sobando El Son", "Componte Cundunga", "Dices Tu", "Sabor De Cuba", "Angoa", and "Seis Perlas Cubanas". LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label deep groove pressing! Back cover has a small bit of pen, but is great otherwise.)

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Sunny Ozuna & The SunlinersTus Recuerdos Y Sunny ... LP
Key Loc, Late 60s. Very Good ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Ralfi PaganRalfi Pagan ... LP
Fania/Get On Down, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99 22.98
The first album by the king of falsetto Latin soul! Ralfi sang in a beautiful souful way that presaged the style that most of the later east coast male vocal groups would take up, with lots of high notes, and a good weepy sound – alternating lyrics in Spanish and English. Nice Latin ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Charlie PalmieriLet's Dance The Charanga! ... LP
United Artists, 1960. Very Good- ... $11.99
Rare early Charlie Palmieri record, and one of the great Latin records to come out on United Artists in the early 60's. Charlie leads a tight little orchestra that includes a lot of the top players that he was playing with at the time, with vocals by Victor Aviles and Leonel Bravet, percussion by ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing with deep groove. Cover has split seams and a name in pen on back.)

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Eddie PalmieriEddie Palmieri ... LP
Barbaro, 1981. Very Good+ ... $14.99
One of the most sophisticated sessions by Eddie Palmieri from the time – and one of the most deeply emotive as well! Alongside the creative piano and jazz-bases sensibility you'd expect from Eddie, the album's also got a set of fuller arrangements as well – orchestrations that build ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a bit of marker on back.)

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Eddie PalmieriExploration – Salsa/Jazz/Descarga ... LP
Coco, 1978. Very Good+ ... $28.99
One of Eddie Palmieri's greatest albums – and certainly one of the most mindblowingly creative! The album encompasses all the grooves stated in the title, and then some – as Eddie works with a mix of acoustic and electric instruments, crafting tunes that are long and exploratory, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(A nice copy!)

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Eddie PalmieriHistory Of Eddie Palmieri ... LP
Tico, 1975. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $28.99
An excellent mid 70s album from Eddie – not a greatest hits selection of older material, but new recordings with Ismael Quintana on vocals. Eddie's playing some totally fierce piano by this point in his career – really smoking, even in the shorter settings of these tracks. Titles ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Eddie PalmieriMusic Man ... LP
Tico, Late 60s/Early 70s. Very Good+ ... $18.99
A sweet collection of Eddie Palmieri work for Tico – some cuts with the La Perfecta group, and a few others too! Titles include "Ritmo Caliente", "Caminando", "Ajiaco Caliente", "Busca Lo Tuyo", and "Carnaval En Camaguey". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small name on the back.)

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Eddie PalmieriSun Of Latin Music ... LP
Coco, 1974. Very Good+ ... $14.99
A seminal bit of 70s Latin from Eddie Palmieri – a rull, rich session that really earns its "sun" title! Eddie's working here in that complicated approach to jazzy rhythms from the later Tico years – inflected by a bit of straighter salsa rhythms – in a style that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Recent reissue pressing.)

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Eddie PalmieriVamonos Pa'l Monte (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Tico (France), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $20.99 22.98
Brilliant 70s work by Eddie Palmieri – easily one of his greatest records of the decade! The album features Eddie really showing off his jazz chops on a number of longer tracks – tunes that bring together some of the spirit forged during the Harlem River Drive era, with some of the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Eddie PalmieriWisdom/Sabiduria ... LP
Ropeadope, 2018. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $23.99 24.98
The genius of Eddie Palmieri never seems to dim at all as the years go on – and, if anything, the genius only seems to flower even more – finding new ways of expression that maybe even blow away some of Eddie's classic work from the 60s and 70s! This set is amazing – a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Wisdom/Sabiduria ... CD 9.99

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Eddie Palmieri & Harlem River DriveLive at Sing Sing Vol 2 ... LP
Tico, Early 70s. Very Good+ ... $59.99
Part 2 of an amazing live set – Eddie Palmieri and band, recording at Sing Sing Prison during the early 70s! The group here has parts of his Harlem River Drive project – as well as guest performances by Ismael Quintana, Charlie Palmieri, and Jimmy Norman – and the tunes are a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has a small "collectionista" sticker near the bottom, but is nice overall.)

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Eddie Palmieri y Su Conjunto La PerfectaLa Perfecta Vol 2 – El Molestoso ... LP
Alegre, Early 60s. Very Good ... $44.99
One of Eddie's early gems with his La Perfecta group – a hard-hitting ensemble with a sound that encompassed the charanga era, yet which also pointed the way towards many styles past it. Eddie's strong piano is a very big part of the group's success – jazzing things up at the right ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Early 70s light blue label pressing – but still hard to find on vinyl! A nice clean copy.)

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Bernardo Palombo & CantoclaroArgentina: Por El Fusil Y La Flor ... LP
Paredon, 1975. Very Good ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Bobby Vince PaunettoModern Sound Of Bobby Paunetto/El Sonido Moderno ... LP
Madri Gras, Mid 60s. Very Good+ (reissue)... $8.99
One of our favorite Latin jazz albums ever – and a truly amazing record! Bobby Pauntteo, aka Bobby Vince Paunetto, is probably best known for his groundbreaking Latin fusion albums of the NuYorican era – but this rare gem from the 60s shows that he was a really forward thinker, even at ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Lou PerezDe Todo Un Poco – A Little Bit Of Everything ... LP
Tico, 1977. Very Good+ ... $16.99
Fairly traditional-sounding Latin grooves by flautist Lou Perez, and a record that has him introducing the conga-heavy "Bom Bon" beat. That groove's heard to best effect on the tracks "El Ritmo Bom Bon", "Bom Bon Bata", and "El Commentario" – but our ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Lou PerezOf Latin Extraction/De Extraccion Latina ... LP
Chateau, Early 70s. Very Good ... $28.99
A very groovy set from Latin flute man Lou Perez – featuring his own new move, the "Ritmo Melon"! LP, Vinyl record album
(First pressing. Cover has light wear, and a small bit of pen.)

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Luis PerezIpan In Xiktli Metztli – Mexico Magico Cosmico – El Ombligo De La Luna ... LP
Issste/Mr Bongo (UK), 1981. New Copy Gatefold ... $25.99 27.98
A wonderfully hard-to-categorize album from the start of the 80s – a Mexican record that mixes folkloric roots with electronic instrumentation – but all in a way that sounds much more ancient than you'd expect for the time! The fusion of modes here is wonderful – almost at a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Ipan In Xiktli Metztli – Mexico Magico Cosmico – El Ombligo De La Luna ... CD 10.99

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Piro Y EddyPiro Y Eddy – Con La Mozangua ... LP
Gema, 1981. Very Good+ ... $34.99
Features leader Eddy Sanchez on trombone, plus Isidro Infante on piano and keyboards! Titles include "El Motivo", "Vamos A Arrancar", "En La Brega", "Homenaje", "Estar Vivo", "Mozangua Special", and "Que Craneo". LP, Vinyl record album
(In nice shape! Back cover and label have a small name.)

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✨✧ Guillermo PortabalesAqui Esta Portabales ... LP
Gema, Late 60s. Very Good ... $8.99
Titles include "Alborada", "Mi Querer", "A Borinquen", "Compay Gallo", "El Buen Borincano", and "Soy Hijo Del Siboney". LP, Vinyl record album
(Rumba pressing. Cover has light wear and a bit of tape on the seams.)

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Gabriele PosoAwakening ... LP
BBE (UK), 2018. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $24.99 27.98
Clubby grooves and rootsy percussion – served up here by Gabriele Poso in a really wonderful combination! The music here is as rich and organic as the cover – almost in the 21st Century blend of contemporary and classic that we've loved in records from artists like Joe Clausell or ... (New Grooves, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Awakening ... CD 16.99

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Pototo Y FilomenoPototo Y Filomeno – Orquesta Melodias Del 40 Y Su Conjunto ... LP
Puchito, Early 60s. Very Good- ... $9.99
Pototo & Filomeno have a great sound here – this witty interplay on vocals, almost a comedy routine – but set to fantastic hard-edge Latin rhythms! LP, Vinyl record album
(Original Puchito pressing – with deep groove! Cover has light wear and some clear tape on the seams. Label has a sticker.)

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Perez PradoLo Mejor De Perez Prado (3LP) ... LP
RCA (Mexico), 1950s. Very Good 3LP ... $9.99
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(Cover has a name in marker on front.)

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Pucho & His Latin Soul BrothersHeat! ... LP
Prestige, 1968. Good ... $14.99
Brilliant work from Pucho and his legendary Soul Brothers group of the 60s – a record that's beyond definition – as it combines Latin, soul, jazz, and even a few funky touches – all into one totally amazing sound! This one really gets all the elements right – and the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing. Cover has some splitting & two cut out holes.)

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✨✧ Pucho & The Latin Soul BrothersJungle Fire! ... LP
Prestige/BGP (UK), 1969. New Copy (reissue)... $16.99 19.99
One of the greatest albums by this funky Latin combo! The record differs from some of their earlier Prestige albums in that the tracks are longer, more instrumental, and have a hard fuzzy electric groove. The band jams hard in a way that's more like some of the funk combos of the early 70s, than ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Jungle Fire! (180 gram pressing) ... LP 22.99

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Pucho & The Latin Soul BrothersJungle Fire! (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Prestige, 1969. New Copy (reissue)... $22.99 24.99
One of the greatest albums by this funky Latin combo! The record differs from some of their earlier Prestige albums in that the tracks are longer, more instrumental, and have a hard fuzzy electric groove. The band jams hard in a way that's more like some of the funk combos of the early 70s, than ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Jungle Fire! ... LP 16.99

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Louie RamirezTipico ... LP
West Side Latino, 1974. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
An early 70s killer from Louie Ramirez – and a striking return to traditional styles after his work in the Latin Soul era! Louie shows that he can keep the groove as well as any young salseros, and the record's a mix of tracks done in an early 70s trad groove, with a few more jazzy elements. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Enrique RivasEn New York ... LP
Kim, 1983. Very Good+ ... $4.99
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(Cover has a cut corner and yellowed tape on the seams and spine.)

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Hector Rivera & The Latin RenaissanceHecto-Mania ... LP
4 Points, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
A fantastic little Latin soul album – cut by bandleader Hector Rivera, and the Latin Renaissance soul group. The group sings in a warm harmony vocal style, with three female singers, and one male. Hector's in fine fine form laying down some jazzy Latin backings – and the record's got ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Rodolfo Con Los HispanosQue Chevere Vol 2 ... LP
Discos Fuentes, Early 70s. Very Good+ ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a stained corner.)

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Felipe La Voz RodriguezRebeldia ... LP
Marvela (Puerto Rico), 1970s. Very Good+ ... $9.99
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Freddie RodriguezLa Versatilidad De Freddie Rodriguez ... LP
United Artists, 1967. Very Good+ ... $24.99
As the title might imply, this is a varied set of grooves from Latin guitarist Freddie Rodriguez. Some of the tracks are more like pop guitar instrumentals, with an electric 60's feel to them. But the best cuts are some nice Latin groovers, with a good hard sounds from Freddie's guitar, and a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Pete RodriguezEl Conde ... LP
Fania, 1974. Near Mint- ... $29.99
The classic first album as a solo act from Pete "El Conde" Rodriguez – not the boogaloo artist with the same first and last name, but the singer who'd rose to fame on a series of classic albums with Johnny Pacheco! The style here is rich and soulful – a return to tradition in ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Multi-colored label pressing – a great copy!)

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Tito Rodriguez And His OrchestraThree Loves Have I – Cha Cha Cha/Mambo/Guaguanco (180 gram pressing) ... LP
RCA/Pure Pleasure (UK), 1958. New Copy (reissue)... $36.99 44.99
Tito Rodriguez has three musical loves – and he does a pretty great job of dividing his attention equally between them – serving up some especially nice mambo and guaguanco tracks alongside more familiar cha cha modes for RCA! But over and above the rhythms, the album itself is one of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition!)

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Willie RodriguezDrums Of Rodriguez (10 inch LP) ... LP
Cook, Early 50s. Very Good ... $19.99
A nice little session of Latin jazz – percussive at the bottom, but with an overall jazz mambo feel that's similar to early 50s work by Chico O'Farrill. Tracks are shortish, but have some nice solos by unnamed players – and titles include "Hi Fi Mambo", "Mambo A La ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear.)

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Hilton Ruiz EnsembleSomething Grand ... LP
Novus, 1987. Near Mint- ... $5.99
A nice record from Ruiz and one that really combines jazz elements with a Latin sound. Ruiz composed and arranged the songs on the record and plays piano as well. His ensemble consists of such players as Lew Soloff on trumpet, Steve Turre on trombone & seashells, Sam Rivers on flute and tenor ... (Jazz, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has staining & waviness.)

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SabicasArte Gitano – El Duende Flamenco ... LP
RCA, 1969. Sealed ... $7.99
(Global Grooves, Latin) LP, Vinyl record album

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Salvador'sTriste Despedida ... LP
Arriba, 1980. Very Good ... $4.99
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(Cover has some wear with aged tape along all seams.)

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Mongo SantamariaDrums & Chants (Vaya) ... LP
Vaya, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $29.99
One of the rootsiest albums ever recorded by Mongo Santamaria – a spare set of percussion-heavy tracks, one that's almost his answer to Tito Puente's Puente In Percussion, but which is actually even more stripped down! Supposedly, this one was originally recorded as a percussion instruction ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mongo SantamariaEl Pussy Cat ... LP
Columbia, 1965. Very Good+ ... $16.99
A really pivotal album in the career of Mongo Santamaria – one that has Mongo stripping down the groove, kicking up some jazz, and mixing together soulful styles that brought him to the top of the Latin crowd of the 1960s! There's a tightness here that goes beyond any of Santamaria's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing. Cover has light wear and a bit of marker on back.)

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Mongo SantamariaMighty Mongo ... LP
Fantasy, 1962. Very Good+ ... $13.99
An excellent obscure Mongo Santamaria album – and one that features a nice jazzy groove played by one of Mongo's best groups ever! The band features Joao Donato, the famous Brazilian pianist, doubling up on trombone on a number of tracks – something you never hear on his Brazilian ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s brown label pressing.)

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✨✧ Mongo SantamariaMongo At Montreux ... LP
Atlantic, 1971. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Mongo cooks mightily – working here at the Montreux Jazz Fest in 1971, with a soaring group that's even more spiritual than any of his records in the 60s! There's definitely a dose of Latin Soul in the mix, but there's a fiercer, more righteous quality to the album too – thanks to the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mongo SantamariaMongo At The Village Gate ... LP
Battle/Riverside, 1963. Very Good ... $11.99
A raw early cooker from Mongo Santamaria – a real standout album from the Riverside years, thanks to a live performance that goes far beyond his studio work of the time! The set was caught live at the Village Gate – in a way that lets the band open up and really jam on the tunes – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Turquoise label Riverside pressing.)

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Mongo SantamariaMongo Explodes ... LP
Riverside, 1964. Near Mint- ... $14.99
A killer early album by Mongo Santamaria – almost an equal blend of jazz and Latin rhythms, and a great illustration of the unique contribution that he was making to both types of music back in the 60s! Mongo's group here is filled with some really great horn players – Nat Adderley on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Late 60s Riverside/ABC pressing, but in a Riverside cover, which has light tape on the top.)

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✨✧ Mongo SantamariaMongo in Havana ... LP
Fantasy, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $59.99
Quite a rootsy early album from Mongo Santamaria – recordings done in Havana in early 1960, at a time when it was still possible to get music like this out to the US! The style here is quite different than most of Santamaria's other sides from the 60s – mostly a mix of percussion and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing – in great shape!)

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Mongo SantamariaMongo Magic ... LP
Roulette, Late 70s. Very Good+ ... $11.99
A nice one from Mongo's jazzy electric period – and a record that has him playing with a good jazz group that includes Tony Hinson on tenor and flute, Sam Furnace on alto and soprano, Bobby Sanabria on drums and timbales – and guest appearances by Hilton Ruiz and Lew Soloff. The tracks ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Mongo SantamariaMongo Santamaria Explodes At The Village Gate ... LP
Columbia, Late 60s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
One of Mongo's best Columbia LPs, and a totally hard hitting live set recorded with a very strong Latin jazz feel! The group's got some of Mongo's best players ever – like Hubert Laws and Bobby Porcelli – and the album's got lots of hard horn solos, and a good good groove throughout. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing. Cover has some wear.)

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Mongo SantamariaSoul Bag ... LP
Columbia, Late 60s. Very Good ... $9.99
A stone 60s smoker from Mongo Santmaria – and a great little set that really lives up to its title! The "soul" reference points to the record's host of 60s soul tunes, which are given a hip Latin spin by Mongo – working here with killer boogaloo arrangements from the great ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing.)

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Mongo SantamariaSoy Yo ... LP
Picante, 1987. Near Mint- ... $16.99
Tight 80s Latin from Mongo Santamaria – a set that still has him working with longtime maestro Marty Sheller – in a mix of older Latin modes and a few slightly more modern touches! The group here is somewhat large, but the sound is nice and lean – a groove that's heavy on Mongo's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mongo SantamariaWatermelon Man! ... LP
Battle, 1962. Very Good- ... $11.99
A seminal moment in the career of Mongo Santamaria – and probably the first record to show that he was destined for greatness! As you might guess from the title, the set features Mongo's key recording of Herbie Hancock's "Watermelon Man" – served up here in a sharp-edged ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Battle pressing. Cover has some wear with aged tape along the seams.)

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Monguito SantamariaHey Sister ... LP
Fania, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Oooooo-weee – a monster album by one of our favorite talents of the Latin soul era! Monguito Santamaria had a really great way of putting the electric bass right up front in his tracks – kicking things up with a bouncing groove that's as sock-boogaloo as boogaloo can get, and which ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ SantanaSantana (1969) ... LP
Columbia, 1969. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A crossover Latin Funk classic – with the kind of soaring guitar/organ grooves that were the brilliant sound of the 70s for the West Coast scene, a whole new way of playing Latin Soul that blew away the New York sound of the late 70s. Titles include "Persuasion", "Evil ... (Rock, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing.)

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✨✧ Hommy SanzHommy Sanz ... LP
Producciones HS, Early 80s. Very Good ... $79.99
An unusual later album from Hommy Sanz – issued on his own Puerto Rican label! Titles include "Sodoma y Gomorra", "Fanatico", "Esas Cosas", "Lleno De Gracia Y Majestad", and "Canto Al Senor". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear, especially on the spine, and a bit of pen on the back.)

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Hommy SanzJala Jala Mozambique ... LP
Fonseca/Andale, Late 60s. Near Mint- (reissue)... $16.99
A great lost smoker from the legendary Fonseca Records – put together by a singer with Puerto Rican roots, and rich experience on the New York scene – which seems to give him an incredible ear for the hippest styles of the late 60s Latin generation! There's a wonderful sense of depth ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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SarachoEn Medio ... LP
Impulse, 1973. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $9.99
A nice little album, and one with a very messed up Latin groove – one that's partly funky Impulse, partly Chicano soul. Gary Saracho leads the group on acoustic and electric piano – and the rest of the ensemble includes soprano sax, electric guitar, timbales, bass, and an assortment of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Impulse/ABC pressing. Cover has light wear, a small split in the top seam, and center split in the bottom seam.)

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Savia AndinaSavia Andina ... LP
Epic (Colombia), Mid/Late 70s. Very Good+ ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Sexteto BoriquenComo Un Recuerdo ... LP
Mayra, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $19.99
Features vocals by Pompo and Mario! Titles include "Sombra", "Yo Te Amo", "Payaso", "Equivocada", "Bella Mujer", "Sigue En Tu Packard", and "Haciendo Cerebro". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a light stain on one edge – worse on the back than the front.)

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Sunny & The SunlinersAmor De Mis Amores ... LP
Key Loc, 1980. Very Good+ ... $14.99
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(Cover has light wear.)

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Sunny & The SunlinersLittle Brown Eyed Soul ... LP
Key Loc/Big Crown, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99 22.98
One of the greatest albums ever cut by Tex-Mex soulsters Sunny & The Sunliners – largely because it's got some really nice funk tracks! The album features a set of all English language tracks – with Sunny Ozuna singing in his best sweet soul style on the ballad tracks, and hitting ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Sunny & The SunlinersMissing Link (2017 Black Friday Release) ... LP
Key Loc/Big Crown, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $20.99
One of the coolest albums ever from Sunny & The Sunliners – and one of the funkiest too! The set still has the group handling some of the fragile harmonies and Texas-styled sounds of other records, but it also has them taking on James Brown and The Meters – both of whom give the ... (Soul, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited ediiton of 1000!)

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✨✧ Sunny & The SunlinersSmile Now, Cry Later (2017 Black Friday Release) ... LP
Big Crown, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $20.99
One of the greatest albums ever from Sunny & The Sunliners – a classic set of heartbreaking soul that's the Texas equivalent of the best late 60s harmony styles coming out of Spanish Harlem or East LA! The group were a Tex/Mex combo at their core, but on a handful of records like this, ... (Soul, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition of 1000!)

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Pete TerraceEl Nuevo Pete Terrace ... LP
Scepter, Mid 60s. Very Good ... $14.99
Pete Terrace hits the boogaloo era in this great album of Latin soul tracks! The record's a mix of original compositions – like "Arriba Chico", "Garbage Can Frug", "Acabando", "Yague", and "88th Street Blues" – plus a few covers like ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout grommet.)

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Pete TerraceGoing Loco – Pete Terrace Plays Joe Loco Arrangements ... LP
Fantasy, Mid 50s. Very Good- ... $11.99
Classic 50s Latin from the Pete Terrace Quintet – working here with Joe Loco arrangements of "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White", "April In Paris", "Pete Mambos On The Terrace", and "Loco Chris". LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy red vinyl pressing. Cover has some surface wear and aging.)

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Cal TjaderLa Onda Va Bien ... LP
Concord, 1980. Very Good ... $6.99
A killer set by Cal Tader – every bit as great as some of his best work from earlier years! The album was recorded with a small tight combo – one that features the great Mark Levine on both acoustic piano and Fender Rhodes, plus flute and percussion by Roger Glenn, and congas and ... (Jazz, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some marker on front.)

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Jaime TorresTaquirari ... LP
Philips (Uruguay), 1977. Near Mint- ... $4.99
(Global Grooves, Latin) LP, Vinyl record album

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TrigalBaila Mi Rumba ... LP
Belter/Pharaway Sounds (Spain), 1977. New Copy ... $16.99
A totally cool trio from the 70s Spanish scene – one who have Andalusian roots, but work here in a sweet mix of funk and soul! The group trade vocals back and forth in a very cool way – two guys and one gal, really sounding like even more than that as they sing – and the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Baila Mi Rumba ... CD 16.99

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✨✧ Miguelito ValdesCuban Nights ... LP
Decca, Late 50s. Very Good ... $28.99
A great one – thanks to help from Machito & His Afro-Cubans! Titles include "Rumba Rumbero", "Rica Pulpa", "Bim Bam Boom", "Bambarito", "Escucha Mi Son", "Walter Winchell Rhumba", and "Zarabanda". LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy black label pressing! Cover has a small bit of clear tape on two seams.)

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Vicentico ValdesVicentico Valdes Con Trompetas Y Violines ... LP
Seeco, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $13.99
The great one sings with trumpets and violins – on titles that include "Dureme", "Porque Sera", "Mirame Y Dime", "Soy Feliz", "Pecado Y Redencion", "Tu No Hagas Caso", and "Es Tarde Ya". LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing.)

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Bebo Valdez & His OrchestraCuban Dance Party ... LP
Everest, 1959. Very Good ... $28.99
An overlooked gem from the Everest catalog of the 50s – a smoking set of Cuban instrumentals from Bebo Valdez, recorded with a highly percussive sound throughout, and a brilliant mix of brassy horns that really adds some live to the tracks! The sound here is wonderful – full and rich ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy original pressing!)

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Carlos Patato ValdezReady For Freddy ... LP
Latin Percussion Ventures, 1976. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $34.99
One of the excellent albums cut by conga player Patato Valdez for the Latin Percussion label – and a tight stripped-down jam session with a very traditional Afro-Cuban feel! The groove is pure New York Latin – with the wonderful "return to basics" sound that LPV was ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light sunbleaching along the spine.)

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Maria Jose ValerioAmor E Touradas ... LP
Request, 1969. Very Good+ ... $14.99
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(Cover has some pen on back.)

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Marco Antonio VazquezMil Caras ... LP
Peerless, 1971. Very Good- ... $5.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear, small stickers, and yellowed tape on the seams and spine.)

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Alfonso VelezNaviades Con Alfonso Velez ... LP
Velvet, 1976. Very Good ... $7.99
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Alfonso VelezSonrisas Al Mundo ... LP
Borinquen, 1976. Very Good ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has yellowed tape on the seams and spine, with a promo stamp and some pen.)

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Lucha VillaLucha Villa Vol 4 ... LP
Musart, Late 60s. Very Good- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Blanca Iris VillafaneCon Gran Placer ... LP
Ansonia, 1983. Very Good- ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover is stained and flaky at the bottom, with a split seam held with clear tape.)

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YndioAyudame ... LP
Mercurio (Holland), 1981. Very Good+ ... $7.99
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(Cover has yellowed tape on the seams and spine.)

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Milton ZapataViva Zapata ... LP
Speed, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
The only album ever recorded by the combo of Milton Zapata – an obscure late 60s group, with a great talent for a mix of styles – from Latin Soul, to Latin Jazz, and beyond! The album's got the raw energy of the best releases on the Speed label – a perfect Spanish Harlem sound ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Various2nd Festival De La Cancion Latinoamericana De San Francisco ... LP
Nucleus, Early 80s. Sealed ... $3.99
A compelling collection of underground Latin tracks recorded on the San Francisco scene – issued here by the Nucleus Records label, who were best known for their Bay Area Brazilian releases! The set features selections from a festival of Latin American styles in SF – and includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Various3er Festival De La Cancion Latinoamericana De San Francisco ... LP
Nucleus, Early 80s. Sealed ... $3.99
A compelling collection of underground Latin tracks recorded on the San Francisco scene – issued here by the Nucleus Records label, who were best known for their Bay Area Brazilian releases! The set features selections from a festival of Latin American styles in SF – and includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Various4o Festival De La Cancion Latinoamericana De San Francisco ... LP
Nucleus, Early 80s. Sealed ... $3.99
A compelling collection of underground Latin tracks recorded on the San Francisco scene – issued here by the Nucleus Records label, who were best known for their Bay Area Brazilian releases! The set features selections from a festival of Latin American styles in SF – and includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousAfrica Boogaloo – The Latinization Of West Africa ... LP
Honest Jons (UK), 1950s/1960s/1970s. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $24.99
A long-overdue collection of work – one that really gets at the unusual appearance of Latin rhythms on the African scene of the postwar years! Latin sounds from Africa are nothing new, but they're one of those things that's always taken for granted, too – kind of assumed in most ... (Global Grooves, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousBeat Girls Espanol – 1960s She Pop From Spain ... LP
Ace (UK), Mid 60s. New Copy ... $22.99 25.99
Cool cuts from 60s Spain – all pulled from a musical moment when the Spanish scene was exploding with the same sort of new female pop energy that was taking place in France and England! Like those more familiar modes of 60s girl pop, the style here is upbeat, groovy, and undeniably powerful ... (Rock, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Beat Girls Espanol – 1960s She Pop From Spain ... CD 14.99

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VariousChe Querido – Hasta La Victoria Siempre! ... LP
Disco Libre (Puerto Rico), 1971. Very Good+ ... $34.99
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(Includes the insert. Cover has some wear and a name in marker on back.)

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✨✧ VariousDesafinado – Spanish Bossa Nova 1963 to 1975 ... LP
Adarce (Spain), 1960s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $31.99
A great set of bossa grooves from the other side of the Atlantic – and maybe the first collection we've ever seen to focus on the bossa nova styles of the Spanish scene in the 60s! The music here is wonderful – extrapolated from Brazilian roots and given a slightly local twist, maybe ... (Brazil, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition of 500!)

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VariousDJ Qbico Plays Latino 45's ... LP
Qbico (Italy), 1960s. New Copy ... $29.99
Rare Latin 45s that we'd never hear otherwise – all pulled from obscure 60s singles on very small labels – material that's even harder to find than rare records on labels like Fania or Alegre! The styles here run a nice gamut, but most numbers are upbeat and have some jazzy currents ... (Funky Compilations, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Hand-numbered limited edition of 70!)

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VariousFestival De La Cancion Latinoamericana De San Francisco ... LP
Nucleus, Early 80s. Sealed ... $2.99
A compelling collection of underground Latin tracks recorded on the San Francisco scene – issued here by the Nucleus Records label, who were best known for their Bay Area Brazilian releases! The set features selections from a festival of Latin American styles in SF – and includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousGilles Peterson Presents Havana Cultura – The Anthology (3LP set) ... LP
Brownswood (UK), Late 2000s/Early 2010s. New Copy 3LP ... $25.99 27.98
A fantastic overview of the wonderful sounds that Gilles Peterson has been cooking up in Havana since 2009 – the rich array of artists he's collaborated with as part of the bigger Havana Cultura project – which has given great exposure to a whole new generation of brilliant Cuban ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
 
 



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