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Pat LundyLady Has Arrived ... LP
Pyramid, 1976. Very Good+ ... $14.99
A strong batch of tunes from Pat Lundy – a vastly underrecognized singer who's worked in both the soul, jazz, and disco fields over the years. This one's pretty straightforward soul – with a bit of a funky tinge on a few cuts, in that post Aretha mode that singers were picking up on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has cut corner and ring wear.)

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Pat LundyOnly Love Spoken Here ... CD
RCA/P&C, 1973. New Copy ... $6.99 15.98
A great little album from Pat Lundy – an enigmatic talent who crops up a number of times over the years – but always on different record labels, and always with a slightly different sound and style! This album's one of Pat's best – and has her working in a sophisticated soul ... read more CD

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Cecil LydeStone Free ... LP
Aladdin/P-Vine (Japan), 1980. New Copy (reissue)... $35.99 39.99
A sweet SoCal groover from Cecil Lyde – recorded in LA in the early 80s, with a great mix of funky club and mellow soul modes! Cecil's got a great ear for the grittier side of California funk at the time – tunes that still use the heavy bass and keyboards of mainstream work from the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Great Japanese pressing – with obi1)

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Frankie LymonFrankie Lymon & The Teenagers – More Than 60 Of The Finest Solo & Group Recordings (5LP box set) ... LP
Murray Hill, Late 50s/Early 60s. Near Mint- 5LP ... $14.99 29.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes original book and bonus 7 inch. Box has light wear, but looks great overall.)

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Louie Lymon & The TeenchordsI'm So Happy ... CD
Relic, Late 50s. Used ... $9.99
... CD

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Keith LynKeith Lyn Sings Love Ballads ... LP
Dynamic (Jamaica), Early 70s. Very Good ... $9.99
Produced by Byron Lee, arranged by Wallace Wilson, and with titles that include "Red Red Wine", "Raindrops", "Denver", "Winter World Of Love", "Having A Hard Time", "Elusive Dream", and "Too Young To Love". (Reggae, Soul) LP, Vinyl record album

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Cheryl LynnCheryl Lynn (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Columbia/Reel Music, 1978. New Copy ... $7.99 15.98
Massive work from the great Cheryl Lynn – and a key bridge between late 70s disco and the newer grooves of the 80s club scene! The album's a mix of midtempo groovers with a few mellower tracks – and it's got a tight, slightly jazzy sound that was very fresh at the time, and which still ... read more CD
(CD case has a small cutout hole.)

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Cheryl LynnInstant Love ... LP
Columbia, 1982. Near Mint- ... $7.99
Cheryl Lynn and Luther Vandross – a tremendous combination that makes for one heck of a great record! Luther arranged and produced the entire set – and he does a great job here of pushing Cheryl Lynn into more upbeat territory without getting too poppy or schmaltzy! In a way, the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a promo stamp, light wear, and a name in pen on both sides. Labels have a name in pen.)

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Cheryl LynnReal Thing ... CD
Columbia, Late 70s/Early 80s. Used ... $2.99
Definitely the real thing from Cheryl Lynn – a collection of classics from her legendary years at Columbia Records – tunes that cracked the clubs, then the charts, and which really put Cheryl at the top of her game! The collection mixes groovers with some of the ballads that would ... read more CD
(Original 1996 pressing.)

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Gloria LynneThis One's On Me ... CD
High Note, 1997. Used ... $4.99
(Vocalists, Soul) CD
(Two label sticker on back of jewel case.)

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✨✧ Moms MableyMoms Mabley Sings ... LP
Chess, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... Just Sold Out!
Quite an unusual album from Moms Mabley – one that actually has her singing, but also doing a fair bit of comedy as well! If anything, the tunes are almost parodies of famous versions – sung by Mom with a great deal of charm, in her familiar raspy vocals – and often filled with ... (Comedy, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and aging.)

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Mabu's MadnessM Square (orange & black vinyl pressing) ... LP
Maple/Real Gone, 1971. New Copy (reissue)... $24.99 25.99
The cover may look like some indie soul set from the 80s, but Mabu's Madness is a rare east coast funk combo from the start of the 70s – one who issued this killer set on the tiny Maple label with a mighty heavy sound! The album's got a vibe that's a bit like some of the best funk albums on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition on orange & black vinyl!)

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✨✧ Mac BandMac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers ... CD
MCA/Universal (Japan), 1988. New Copy ... $12.99 14.99
The Mac Band get their name from Charles and Derrick McCampbell – who duet on lead vocals on the set – but they also draw plenty of their sound from the team of LA and Babyface, who handle the leadoff tracks on the set – while also getting plenty of production help from David and ... read more CD
Also available Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers ... CD 11.99

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Mac BandMac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers ... CD
MCA, 1988. Used ... $11.99
The Mac Band get their name from Charles and Derrick McCampbell – who duet on lead vocals on the set – but they also draw plenty of their sound from the team of LA and Babyface, who handle the leadoff tracks on the set – while also getting plenty of production help from David and ... read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers ... CD 12.99

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Ralph MacDonaldPath ... LP
Marlin, 1978. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $7.99
One of percussionist Ralph MacDonald's best albums of the late 70s – and one of the few on his own, given how many other records he played on! The set's a complicated mix of jazz, soul, and a variety of rootsier elements – and MacDonald shows a lot of sides of his personality here ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes Marlin inner sleeve. A nice copy.)

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Ralph MacDonaldUniversal Rhythm ... LP
Polydor, 1984. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Mad LadsMad Lads In Action ... CD
Collectables/Volt, 1966. Used ... $9.99
Some rare early Memphis soul material by this legendary Stax combo! The sound of the recording is a bit rawer than most of the stuff we know by them, but their harmonies are great all the way through, with that hard Memphis soul sound that always made them so great! It features the earliest ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Made In USAMade In USA ... LP
De-Lite, 1977. Near Mint- ... $11.99
A funky soul band with a bit of a clubby groove – and one that features some great male harmony vocals behind lead singer Jann Harrison! Harrison's got a very light style of singing – almost soprano at points, which makes the male voices especially welcome – as they help ground ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE – Cover has unglued seams held with pieces of clear tape, a cutout notch, ring and edge wear, name in pen on both sides, and some notes in back. Labels have some pen.)

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Magnum ForceCool Out/Get In The Mix ... 12-inch
Paula, 1984. Sealed ... $6.99 13.99
A rather different 12" from this Chicago group, but still great! Popping electro sounding grooves that are really reminiscent of "White Horse", but with a very roller disco friendly feel! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Sealed copy!)

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Taj MahalReal Thing ... LP
Columbia, Early 70s. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $19.99
(Blues, Soul) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some ring and edge wear.)

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✨✧ Taj MahalTaj ... LP
Gramavision, 1986. Near Mint- ... $7.99
Titles include "Everybody Is Somebody", "Soothin", "Pillow Talk", "Local Local Girl", "French Letter", and "Do I Love Her". (Blues, Soul) LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Back cover has a few small ink spots and a promo stamp.)

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Main IngredientReady For Love ... CD
RCA/PTG (Netherlands), 1980. New Copy ... $11.99 19.99
A killer set from a group that never lets us down – stepping out here in a sound that's more modern, more mature than their hit work of the 70s – yet still filled with all the sublime harmony soul we'd expect from the trio of Tony Silvester, Cuba Gooding, and Luther Simmons! Wade ... read more CD

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Main IngredientSpinning Around – The Singles 1967 to 1975 ... CD
RCA/Kent (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $9.99 18.99
Some of the greatest work ever by The Main Ingredient – a selection of their singles for RCA records from the late 60s and early 70s – but one that goes way past just the hits, in order to fully trace the evolution of their heavenly vocal style! The trio started out as an already-great ... read more CD

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MajorsWonderful Dream ... CD
Jasmine (UK), Early 60s. New Copy ... $15.99 16.99
A great look at The Majors – a set that features their sole album for Imperial Records, plus lots more bonus material too! The set begins with the full Meet The Majors album – the only full album ever cut by The Majors – a hell of a vocal group from the Philly scene of the early ... read more CD

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Miriam MakebaKeep Me In Mind ... CD
Reprise/Strut (UK), 1970. New Copy ... $12.99 13.99
One of Miriam Makeba's hippest albums of all time – a set that marked the end of her association with Reprise Records, and her fame in the crossover American scene of the 60s – and for good reason, too – as the whole thing's brimming over with much more righteous energy than ever ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more CD

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Miriam MakebaPata Pata – The Hit Sound Of Miriam Makeba ... LP
Reprise, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $9.99
A huge breakthrough moment for Miriam Makeba – a South African singer who'd been bringing her music to the American scene for a number of years, but really took off in new soulful directions with this album! Previously, Makeba was maybe more confined to the world of folk – mostly ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Tan & orange label stereo pressing.)

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Miriam MakebaVoice Of Africa ... LP
RCA, 1964. Very Good+ ... $6.99 11.99
A great little early album from Miriam Makeba – featuring trumpet and arrangements by Hugh Masekela, with backings by a small combo that give her a nice South African groove. Most of the tracks retain Miriam's early folksy style – with roosty vocals grooving around some nice jaunty ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono Dynagroove pressing with deep groove. Cover has light aging and and a bit of pen on the back.)

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Miriam MakebaWorld Of Miriam Makeba ... LP
RCA, 1963. Near Mint- ... $11.99
One of Miriam Makeba's first albums released in the US. A hip set with backings by Hugh Masekela, in a mode that's got a nice South African soul groove to it – but which still had enough folksy touches to keep the American crossover audience happy. Titles on that one include "Forbidden ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono Dynagroove pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear and some discoloration from age.)

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Mike MakhalemeleKabuzela ... LP
Gallo/Outernational (UK), 1979. New Copy (reissue)... $28.99 29.99
A stunning bit of Afro Disco from the South African scene of the late 70s – a record that almost seems to take on the interesting longform styles of earlier West African music, and fuse them with a tighter funky New York groove! All tracks here really stretch out, and have some great ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Carlos MalcolmBustin Outta The Ghetto ... CD
AJP/BGP (UK), 1970. New Copy ... $7.99 14.99
Funky madness – and one of the greatest funky instrumental albums ever! This one's so rare that only a few funk collectors have it in their collection – but it's a totally massive bit of funk that's way more than just plain "rare" (which can sometimes also mean snoozy for ... read more CD

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✨✧ MaloCoast To Coast ... LP
Blue Heron, 1986. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
(Latin, Soul) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole and light wear.)

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Malo/El Chicano/TierraLatin Legends Live (transparent yellow vinyl pressing) (2022 Record Store Day Release) ... LP
Thump, 1997. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $34.99
A massive live set, and one that features three classic groups from the west coast Latin scene – all working together in the same venue! Although the date is late, the groups all still have plenty of their classic sound intact – and the album features Malo serving up material for about ... (Latin, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(First time on vinyl!)

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✨✧ MandrillBeast From The East ... LP
United Artists, 1975. Very Good+ ... $9.99
Post-Polygram, but still some nice funkiness from this classic 70s group. The record's got much of the feel of their early 70s work – with lots of tasty electric keyboards, soulful percussion, and an always-driving groove. Titles include "Disco Lypso", "Honey Butt", ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has some edge & ring wear. Name in pen on cover and labels.)

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MandrillComposite Truth ... LP
Polydor, 1973. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $24.99
One of the greatest records ever from Mandrill – a set that has the group tightening things up and getting even more funky than on their first few records, but with a vibe that's still nicely loose and spontaneous overall! The set's got Mandrill perfectly balanced between jazz-tinged funk ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original gatefold pressing. Cover has a cutout notch, some ring & edge wear, tape on back top seam. Name in pen on cover & labels.9)

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MandrillMandrill ... CD
Polydor/Anagram, 1970. New Copy ... $11.99 12.99
A masterpiece of freeform funk from Mandrill – New York group at the start of the 70s, but one who work here with the best longform jamming styles of the Bay Area scene! The combo draw equal influence from jazz, funk, soul, and Latin – using all elements in a unique hybrid that's all ... read more CD

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ManhattansDedicated To You/For You And Yours ... CD
Carnival/Kent (UK), Mid 60s. New Copy ... $9.99 18.99
Masterpiece soul material! The Manhattans in the 60's were an amazingly precise group that managed to swing, yet still hit a totally soulful groove. This CD presents their first two albums in complete form, features 24 solid tracks, nearly all of them original compositions – and the sound ... read more CD

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ManhattansKiss & Say Goodbye – Best Of The Manhattans ... CD
Columbia, 1970s. Used ... $3.99
The Manhattans were one of those groups who knocked around for years in the indie soul world – cutting some fantastic material early on, but then losing direction for a number of years until they sprung forth as a huge act for Columbia during the early 70s. By that time, the band had more ... read more CD
(Punch through barcode.)

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ManhattansLove Songs ... CD
Columbia/Sony, Late 70s. Used ... $3.99
... CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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ManhattansLove Talk ... LP
Columbia, 1979. Very Good+ ... $7.99
Late 70s – but The Manhattans are still sounding great! The album's got a wonderful blend of mellow harmony tracks and fuller, more upbeat Philly-styled tunes – all very much in the spirit of the group's first few albums for Columbia, and handled with a similar level of skill. The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light surface wear along the opening.)

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ManhattansManhattans Sing For You & Yours – Golden Carnival Classics Part 2 (Collectables pressing) ... LP
Carnival/Collectables, 1968. Sealed ... $5.99
A heck of a great 60s soul album – one that we'd rank right up there with the best by the Impressions from the time – perfectly put together without a bit of filler! The set's the second full length set by The Manhattans – one of the few groups of their time who could really pull ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Early 90s issue, still sealed, with some light wear, bent corners and faded marker.)

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ManzelMidnight Theme – Unreleased LP ... CD
Dope Brother, Late 70s. New Copy ... $3.99 14.98
The never-before released full album from keyboardist Manzel Bush – the legendary 70s funk figure well-remembered for his classic break tracks! As a whole, the album's a masterpiece of spacey keyboards and funky drums – funkier than just about any other record we can think of from the ... read more CD

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Bobby MarchanStill My Baby – The Ace & Fire Sessions ... CD
Sunset Blvd, Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy 2CDs ... $24.99 25.99
Crucial cuts in the development of New Orleans soul – served up here by a singer who was instrumental in setting up the new sound of the city in the 60s! Bobby Marchan's a singer who really got his start during the soul years, unlike some of the R&B contemporaries that moved into New ... read more CD

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Kelly MarieDon't Let The Flame Die Out (vocal, inst) ... 12-inch
Passion (UK), 1985. Very Good+ ... $2.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Passion sleeve, with light wear and an index sticker.)

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Teena MarieStarchild ... LP
Epic, 1984. Very Good+ ... $9.99
A stunning solo effort – Teena's second on Epic, and proof that she could still put out the goods on her own! Don't worry about the absence of Rick James here – as things are mighty tight, and right on the money – that wicked blend of funk and soul that got Lady T a great start ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a small notch on the spine, light ring wear. Name and notes in pen on cover and labels.)

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Teena MarieUltimate Collection ... CD
Motown/Hip-O, 1980s. Used ... $2.99 4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Barbara MarkayIt's Allrite To F*ck All Nite/It's Allrite To Truck All Nite ... 12-inch
Hot Box, 1979. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $1.99 9.99
A great little porno disco number – sung in a breathy style by Barbara, and set to a skipping Caribbean rhythm that's got plenty of touches. Barbara really likes to sing the key word in the title a lot – and repeats it over and over again (plus rhyming words) with gusto in the tune. ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Vinyl is great, but cover has light staining & wear along the top portion, with some stuck-on paper on the back – due to moisture.)

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✨✧ Pigmeat MarkhamIf You Can't Be Good, Be Careful ... LP
Chess, 1965. Very Good ... Just Sold Out!
Amazing work from Pigmeat Markham – routines that follow his time-tested formula, but which still sparkle brightly with their own subtle brilliance! As on other records of the time, Pig's working with some great supporting help who let him really play the fool – and titles were ... (Comedy, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue fade label stereo pressing. Cover has some staining and light peeling from moisture along the bottom three inches, and some wear.)

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Pigmeat MarkhamMr Funny Man ... LP
Chess, 1965. Very Good ... $1.99
Classic Pigmeat – recorded live at the Apollo at the height of his career, running through longer routines with Baby Seals, Al Collier, and Elurllie Beam. The routines are all in the sneakin around for some sneaky nookie sort of mode – and titles include "A Lesson In Love", ... (Comedy, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing. Cover has some wear and aging, center splits and light staining from moisture along the bottom few inches.)

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Pigmeat MarkhamPigmeat Markham At The Party ... LP
Chess, 1961. Very Good+ ... $3.99
Pigmeat recorded live before a very enthusiastic crowd – working at the Howard Theater with routines that also include performances by Edna Mae Harris and Chuck Thompson. The album features an early take on the "Judge" routine, plus "Country Boy", "Fast News", ... (Comedy, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing. The bottom corner has light staining and waviness, due to moisture.)

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Pigmeat MarkhamTrial ... LP
Chess, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $11.99 14.99
Pigmeat Markham's first album – recorded live at the Regal in Chicago, and featuring his then-famous "trial" routine – plus a number of other similar gigs that come off equally well. There's a very nice balance here between the live, "party" type style of comedy ... (Comedy, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has some wear and aging, mostly in back.)

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Pigmeat MarkhamTune Me In ... LP
Chess, Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $6.99
A great album that mixes funky music and comedy routines by Pigmeat! The set features 2 great funky 45 tracks – the hilarious "My Wife I Ain't Seen Her", plus a remake of "Open The Door Richard", done with some heavy Gene Barge backings. The album also features longer ... (Comedy, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue fade label stereo pressing. Cover has some wear and aging, wide center split in the spine, and a small drillhole through the center. Labels have a small drillhole.)

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Richard MarksNever Satisfied – The Complete Works 1968 to 1976 (CD with book) ... CD
Now Again, Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy CD & Book ... $9.99
An artist you might not know at all – but one you'll be digging plenty after hearing this wonderful set! Richard Marks is a guitarist and singer with a very funky, very gritty sound – really right up there with the best of the funky 45 underground of the time – which makes this ... read more CD

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Esther MarrowNewport News, Virginia ... CD
Flying Dutchman/BGP (UK), 1969. New Copy ... $7.99 14.99
A real landmark of bad-walking soul – one of two rare albums cut by vocalist Esther Marrow, easily one of the hardest singing sisters of her generation! Esther's got roots in gospel, but she's singing here in a righteous mode that features plenty of funky undercurrents in the backings – ... read more CD
Also available Newport News, Virginia (180 gram pressing) ... LP 22.99

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Esther MarrowNewport News, Virginia (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Flying Dutchman/BGP (UK), 1969. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $22.99 29.99
A real landmark of bad-walking soul – one of two rare albums cut by vocalist Esther Marrow, easily one of the hardest singing sisters of her generation! Esther's got roots in gospel, but she's singing here in a righteous mode that features plenty of funky undercurrents in the backings – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Newport News, Virginia ... CD 7.99

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Esther MarrowSister Woman (180 gram pressing) (2022 Record Store Day Drop) ... LP
Fantasy, 1972. New Copy (reissue)... $25.99
Very righteous work from Esther Marrow – an overlooked soul singer who works with a hell of a lot of pride and power! The set's an overlooked gem in the Fantasy catalog of the 70s, and it's one of only two secular soul albums cut by Marrow – and quite possibly the best of the bunch, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(180 gram vinyl pressed at RTI and in a tip-on cover!)

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Martha & The MuffinsTrance And Dance ... LP
Dindisc (UK), 1980. Near Mint- ... $9.99
(Rock, Soul) LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the lyric insert and bonus 7-inch! Cover has a Contains Free EP sticker.)

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✨✧ Martha & The VandellasDance Party (2022 Black Friday Release) ... LP
Gordy, 1964. New Copy (reissue)... $26.99
An album that definitely lives up to its title – but which also offers a lot more than you might expect – way more than just a few cash-in dancefloor tunes! True, the whole thing's pretty lively – and titles include the group's seminal version of "Dancing In The Street" ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Martha & The VandellasMartha & The Vandellas Live! ... LP
Gordy, 1967. Very Good+ ... $11.99
Martha and the girls open up nicely in the live setting on this one – moving past the stock Motown modes of their famous singles, and coming across as a gutsier soul act than we might have expected! The set was recorded live at the 20 Grand club in Detroit, before a very lively crowd – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Purple label Gordy pressing with deep groove.)

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MarvelettesBest Of The Marvelettes – 20 Century Masters The Millennium Collection ... CD
Motown, 1960s. Used ... $5.99
... CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole, case has a clear promo sticker.)

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MarvelettesSophisticated Soul ... LP
Tamla, 1968. Very Good+ ... $11.99 19.99
Sophisticated soul is right – as The Marvelettes were one of the groups who really helped give Motown a sense of class in the 60s – but who could also balance their sense of poise with some nice depth on their vocals! The album's a great one for the trio of Wanda Rogers, Anne Bogan, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo Canadian pressing. Cover has a split spine, light surface wear & aging, cutout hole, spot of marker. Labels have some marker.)

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MarvelettesUltimate Collection ... CD
Motown, 1960s. Used ... $12.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Mary Jane GirlsBest Of Mary Jane Girls – 20th Century Masters Millennium Collection ... CD
Motown, Mid 80s. Used ... $3.99
... CD
(Punch through barcode.)

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Mary Jane GirlsMary Jane Girls ... CD
Motown/Universal (Japan), 1983. New Copy ... $12.99 14.99
The great first album from The Mary Jane Girls – easily their best, and an 80s pop soul delight all the way through! Rick James is firmly at the helm of the quartet for this release – and although the sound has elements of James' own crossover funk of the time, there's also an approach ... read more CD

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Hugh MasekelaColonial Man ... LP
Casablanca, 1976. Near Mint- ... $4.99 6.99
A later album from Hugh Masekela – but still plenty darn hip, way more so than most of the other artists on the Casablanca label at the time! Hugh's South African groove is still very firmly in place here – mixed with a slightly warmer LA soul sound, but expanded with loads of great ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner, light wear, and a name in pen. Labels have a name in pen.)

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Hugh MasekelaGrazing In The Grass – The Best Of Hugh Masekela ... CD
Columbia, Late 60s/Early 70s. Used ... $4.99
14 tracks including "Grazing In The Grass", "Khauleza", "Market Place", "Strawberries", "Thanayi", and "Bring Him Back Home". (Global Grooves, Soul) CD

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Hugh MasekelaHugh Masekela Is Alive & Well At The Whisky ... LP
Uni, Late 60s. Very Good ... $5.99 7.99
One of Hugh's most compelling records from the time – cut live at the Whiskey A Go Go, with a jazzy edge that really shows him growing a lot as a musician. The set features small combo backing by a group that features Al Abreu on sax, Hotep Cecil Barnard on piano, Henry Franklin on bass, and ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Hugh MasekelaPromise Of A Future ... LP
Uni, Late 60s. Very Good ... $6.99
Classic work from Hugh Masekela – and the album that pushed him over the top! The record features his version of "Grazin In The Grass", a runaway instrumental hit when it was issued – and a sly little groover that was based upon some earlier South African pop melodies that ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Vinyl has a mark that clicks a bit on "No Face, No Name, And No Number". Cover has some ring and edge wear and a small split in the bottom seam.)

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Barbara MasonGive Me Your Love ... LP
Buddah, 1972. Very Good+ ... $11.99
The sensuous soul gem from Barbara Mason – a sweetly soulful groover all the way – and one of her strongest records! Give Me Your Love gets our love for a bunch of reasons, but especially for the title track – which is reworking of Curtis Mayfield's "Give Me Your Love" ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a large stain with wrinkles and separation at the top left corner, and some writing in pen in back. Labels have some pen.)

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Barbara MasonLady Love ... LP
Buddah, 1973. Very Good ... $4.99
A pivotal album for Barbara Mason – one in which she takes the little girl soul sound of earlier albums, and turns it into a sophisticated range of emotions that foreshadows later Philly work by singers like Jean Carn and Phyllis Hyman! Despite the Philly arrangements by Ronnie Baker, Norman ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a large name in marker on both sides, initials in pen, and some wrinkles and flaking along the opening.)

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Barbara MasonLove's The Thing ... LP
Buddah, 1975. Very Good ... $6.99
A really great step forward for Barbara Mason – a record that's got her working in a more mature mode than before, and a deeper soul style as well! One of the bigger developments of Barbara Mason's career was her participation in the "answer song" cycle that circulated around ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the Buddah inner sleeve. Cover has a cutout hole, bent corner, a name in pen in front, and some notes in pen in back. Labels have some pen.)

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Barbara MasonPiece Of My Life ... LP
WMOT, 1980. Very Good+ ... $3.99
A later album by Barbara Mason – one in which she teams up with the Ingram family, and returns to a mellower style of earlier years! The approach is a good one – as Barbara shows off a deeper soul style of singing than was appearing on her clubbier albums of the time, sounding almost ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp and some staining on the edges.)

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✨✧ Harvey MasonMVP – Most Valuable Player ... LP
Arista, 1981. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
Given that Harvey worked on some of the best fusion sessions of the 70s, it's more than safe to give him "most valuable player" award – because without his drums, many a record would have faltered! Here, though, Mason's much more in his all-out soul mode – singing, playing, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a promo stamp, cut corner, hype sticker, light ringwear, and some fraying at the top seam.)

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Rena MasonDo It (long, short) ... 12-inch
Portrait, 1979. Near Mint- ... $2.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo pressing on clear yellow vinyl.)

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Vaughan Mason & CrewBounce, Rock, Skate, Roll ... LP
Brunswick/Demon (UK), 1980. New Copy (reissue)... $29.99
Massive! This is probably the best-ever album of rollerskating grooves – and is the most famous entry into a short-lived funk genre that sprung up around the rollerskating craze of the late 70s and early 80s. The rollerskate sound took a tight stepping funk groove from earlier years, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll (with bonus tracks) ... CD 16.99

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Vaughan Mason & CrewBounce, Rock, Skate, Roll (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Brunswick/Solid (Japan), 1980. New Copy ... $16.99 19.99
Massive! This is probably the best-ever album of rollerskating grooves – and is the most famous entry into a short-lived funk genre that sprung up around the rollerskating craze of the late 70s and early 80s. The rollerskate sound took a tight stepping funk groove from earlier years, and ... read more CD
Also available Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll ... LP 29.99

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MasqueradersEverybody Wanna Live On ... CD
Hot Buttered Soul/Stax (UK), 1975. New Copy ... $9.99 18.99
Fantastic mid 70s sounds from The Masqueraders! Everybody Wanna Live On may very well be the best album ever by this sweet southern vocal group – produced and arranged by Isaac Hayes, who'd always had a big hand in the group's sound. The record's got a style that reminds us of mid 70s ... read more CD

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MasqueradersLove Anonymous ... LP
ABC, 1977. Very Good+ ... $3.99
One of the few full albums ever cut by The Masqueraders – a stellar vocal group who recorded some excellent singles in the 60s, and were fortunate enough to be pulled into the big time by Isaac Hayes for his Hot Buttered Soul imprint on ABC! The band mixes their smooth Memphis style with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch and light wear.)

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Mass ProductionCan't You See I'm Fired Up/Eyeballin' ... 12-inch
Cotillion, 1979. Near Mint- ... $2.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve. Sleeve and labels have some marker.)

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Mass ProductionIn The Purest Form/Massterpiece (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Warner/Soulmusic.com (UK), 1979/1980. New Copy 2 CDs ... $16.99 24.99
2 classics from funk legends Mass Production – back to back in a 2CD set, with 11 bonus tracks too! First up is In The Purest Form – a set that has Mass Production stepping forward as one of the best soul acts in the Cotillion Records roster at the end of the 70s – and maybe one ... read more CD

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Mass ProductionMassterpiece ... LP
Cotillion, 1980. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Sweet grooves from Mass Production – a great little set that goes way beyond the usual ensemble funk and boogie at the start of the 80s! The set begins with a slightly mellower, more laidback feel than some of the other records by large funk acts – and that really sets the scene for ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Label on Side 1 has a large spot of marker.)

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Johnny MathisLove Story/You've Got A Friend/First Time Ever/Song Sung Blue ... CD
Columbia/BGO (UK), Early 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 22.99
Pure mellow magic – four early 70s Johnny Mathis albums in a single set! Love Story has Johnny Mathis finding a perfect 70s space for his sublime vocal style – not the late nite love moods of the early years, but instead the warmer territory of the rising adult contemporary market ... (Vocalists, Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Johnny MathisOnce In A While ... CD
Columbia, 1988. Used ... $2.99
(Vocalists, Soul) CD
(Out of print.)

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Johnny MathisRaindrops Keep Fallin On My Head/Close To You/Johnny Mathis In Person (with bonus track) ... CD
Columbia/BGO (UK), Early 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $14.99 20.99
Three full albums from Johnny Mathis in one single set – the last of which was actually issued originally as a 2LP set! First up is Raindrops Keep Fallin On My Head – great magic from Johnny Mathis at the start of the 70s – a set that has Johnny working through some groovier ... (Vocalists, Soul) read more CD

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MaxwellBlack Summers' Night ... CD
Columbia, 2009. Used ... $4.99
A massive return to form for Maxwell – his first album in many years, but definitely well worth the wait! The set's supposedly the start of a trilogy – but hell, we're more than happy to have it all on its own – a wonderful reminder of the deeply soulful sound that first made us ... (Neo Soul, Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Curtis MayfieldBack To The World ... LP
Curtom, 1973. Very Good Gatefold ... $16.99
Pure genius from Curtis Mayfield – and a record that's got all the righteousness and political power you might guess from the cover! The album burns with a sense of empowerment that's every bit the best strength of Curtom in the 70s – a sublime blend of heavy soul, funky undercurrents, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has partial split on bottom seam, some edge wear with tape spots. The back has a spot of partially removed clear packing tape.)

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Curtis MayfieldGive, Get, Take And Have ... LP
Curtom, 1976. Very Good ... $13.99
An overlooked mid 70s gem from Curtis Mayfield – a record that's recorded with a slightly less righteous mode than his earliest work for Curtom – but still plenty darn great! The emphasis here is on warmer, sweeter styles – tunes that mix a subtle approach to funk with some great ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover is nice.)

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Curtis MayfieldRoots ... CD
Curtom/Warner (UK), 1971. New Copy ... $7.99 14.99
One of our favorite Curtis Mayfield albums ever – a massive early 70s effort that's filled with wonderful songs all the way through, and quite possibly one of the most perfect realization of the righteous vibe of the early 70s Curtom years! Curtis is in fine form throughout – as a ... read more CD

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Curtis MayfieldSuperfly (2LP deluxe edition) ... LP
Curtom/Run Out Groove, 1972. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $38.99 39.99
Curtis Mayfield's lasting classic – and an album that the world will remember forever! Apart from being his hugely successful entry into the blacksploitation soundtrack field, this album's also a monster set of grooves that includes some of Curtis' funkiest work ever – a record that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Individually numbered limited edition pressing – with poster and slipmat!)
Also available
Superfly (non-gatefold pressing) ... LP 19.99
Superfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD 4.99
Superfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD 9.99

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Curtis MayfieldSuperfly (non-gatefold pressing) ... LP
Curtom, 1972. Very Good ... $19.99
Curtis Mayfield's lasting classic – and an album that the world will remember forever! Apart from being his hugely successful entry into the blacksploitation soundtrack field, this album's also a monster set of grooves that includes some of Curtis' funkiest work ever – a record that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Curtom pressing with SON etch, in the non-gatefold cover. Cover has a cutout notch, some ring and edge wear, bent corners, and a small center split in the spine.)
Also available
Superfly (2LP deluxe edition) ... LP 38.99
Superfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD 4.99
Superfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD 9.99

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Curtis MayfieldSuperfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Curtom/Rhino, 1972. New Copy ... $9.99 11.99
Curtis Mayfield's lasting classic – and an album that the world will remember forever! Apart from being his hugely successful entry into the blacksploitation soundtrack field, this album's also a monster set of grooves that includes some of Curtis' funkiest work ever – a record that ... read more CD
Also available
Superfly (non-gatefold pressing) ... LP 19.99
Superfly (2LP deluxe edition) ... LP 38.99
Superfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD 4.99

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Curtis MayfieldSuperfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Curtom/Rhino, 1972. Used ... $4.99
Curtis Mayfield's lasting classic – and an album that the world will remember forever! Apart from being his hugely successful entry into the blacksploitation soundtrack field, this album's also a monster set of grooves that includes some of Curtis' funkiest work ever – a record that ... read more CD
(1999 Rhino pressing.)
Also available
Superfly (non-gatefold pressing) ... LP 19.99
Superfly (2LP deluxe edition) ... LP 38.99
Superfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD 9.99

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Curtis MayfieldThere's No Place Like America Today (turquiose vinyl pressing) ... LP
Curtom/Rhino, 1975. New Copy (reissue)... $22.99 23.99
A great album by Curtis Mayfield – filled with some excellent lesser-known gems! There's No Place Like America was Curtis' scathing testament to the State Of The Union – and it's got a hip political tone that's right up there with the best of his early 70s songwriting – perhaps ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Curtis MayfieldVery Best Of Curtis Mayfield ... CD
Rhino/Curtom, 1970s. Used ... $1.99 3.99
18 classics – including "Kung Fu", "Do Do Wap Is Strong in Here", "Makings Of You", "If There's A Hell Down Below", "Superfly", "Pusherman", "So In Love", "Future Shock", and lots more! CD
(Out of print.)

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Curtis Mayfield & Linda CliffordRight Combination ... LP
Curtom/RSO, 1980. Near Mint- ... $6.99
An album of duets that Curtis cut with rising disco star Linda Clifford – who by 1980 may well have been earning more money for Curtom than Curtis! The album's about half disco tracks, half soul duets in a Chicago mode – and arrangements are by Gil Askey and Norman Harris. Tracks ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a light stain near the opening.)

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Curtis Mayfield & The ImpressionsAnthology 1961 to 1977 ... CD
MCA, 1960s/1970s. Used 2 CDs ... $11.99
... CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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Percy MayfieldPlease Send Me Someone To Love ... LP
Intermedia, Early 80s. Very Good+ ... $4.99
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(Cover has some ring and edge wear.)

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Percy MayfieldWalking On A Tightrope ... LP
Brunswick/Demon (UK), Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $26.99 29.99
Great work from R&B legend Percy Mayfield – one of the singer's most obscure sessions, and really more of a soul record overall! The album was done for Brunswick at the end of the 60s – and has lots of work from Chicago soul arrangers like Johnny Cameron and Willie Henderson – ... (Blues, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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MazeAnthology ... CD
Right Stuff/Capitol, Late 70s/Early 80s. Used 2 CDs ... $8.99
An essential 2 CD set that brings together some of the best work ever by one of the 70's most enduring modern soul groups! We've always loved Maze, but they sound extremely great on this CD – since it picks through their classic albums, and brings together the best cuts, skipping over some ... read more CD

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MazeJoy & Pain ... LP
Capitol, 1980. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Classic modern soul from the legendary Frankie Beverly! The record's perhaps one of their best remembered – most likely for the killer cut "Joy & Pain", which has a great hook that's been sampled many times over the years. The record also features the wonderful "Southern ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light wear on the opening, but is great overall.)

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MazeLive In New Orleans ... CD
Capitol (Japan), 1981. New Copy 2CD ... $19.99 24.99
A live album from the mighty Frankie Beverly and Maze – and a set that's every bit as important as their studio classics for Capitol Records! It's always a sign of how huge Frankie Beverly was during the 80s that Capitol let him cut not one, but two double live albums during the early part ... read more CD
 
 



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