A pretty great live set from Matt Berry – one that strongly shows that his interest in music isn't just a side project for the comedian! Instead, Berry's at the helm of a group that has this really great blend of core mod elements and darker corners – almost as if the acid folk scene ... (Rock) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A great journey inside the musical mind of Matt Berry – an artist that most folks know for his comedy work, but one who's also a hell of a singer/songwriter too! These aren't joke songs – as Berry's completely at home here in his music – singing his own beautiful little songs, ... (Rock) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Matt Berry —
Witchazel ... LP Acid Jazz (UK), New Copy ...
About November 1, 2017 (delayed)
These guys may be filthy, but don't hold it against them – as this mod sextet use their dirt to bring plenty of grit to their grooves! The group's a bit jazz, a bit funk, and a bit more soul when they've got a singer in the mix – which they do on two tracks here that have Brendan ... (Deep Funk) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A fantastic compilation of work from one of the grooviest groups on the UK scene of the late 60s – a mod combo with a surprisingly funky undercurrent at times – and a sound that's virtually the definition of the freakbeat groove! The drums here are wonderful – as heavy and ... (Rock) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
One of the greatest albums ever by Chicago soul maestro Leroy Hutson – a masterpiece of soul, sophistication, and downright good vibes – all put together at a level that makes it one of our favorite albums of the 70s! The set was recorded hot on the heels of the massive Hutson and ... (Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Leroy Hutson —
Hutson ... LP Curtom/Acid Jazz (UK), 1975. New Copy (reissue)...
About May 31, 2018
An amazing record – quite possibly the best ever by Chicago soul legend Leroy Hutson! The whole thing's a smooth soul masterpiece beyond compare – a stunning blend of great songwriting, sexy vocals, and buttery production that rank it up there with the best work of 70s giants like ... (Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Leroy Hutson —
Hutson II ... LP Curtom/Acid Jazz (UK), 1976. New Copy (reissue)...
About May 31, 2018
One of our favorite soul albums ever – a complete masterpiece from the mighty Leroy Hutson, easily one of the greatest soul singers of the 70s! The album's got a warmth that's amazing, yet also still manages to groove all the way through – hitting a subtle, almost mellow vibe that's ... (Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A massive tribute to one of our favorite soul singers of all time – one of the hippest cats of the 70s, and an artist that we never tire of hearing! Leroy Hutson got his start working with Chicago soul legends Donny Hathaway and Curtis Mayfield, but he quickly became a strong force on his ... (Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Leroy Hutson —
Man! ... LP Curtom/Acid Jazz (UK), 1974. New Copy (reissue)...
About May 11, 2018
A killer early album by the great Leroy Hutson – the first set that has him stepping out as a true soul genius for the 70s! Hutson had originally been a later member of The Impressions – replacing Curtis Mayfield briefly after he'd gone solo – but he also had spent a fair bit of ... (Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A rare album of funky soul from the Bay Area scene at the start of the 70s – and a set that's every bit as righteous as you might expect from the cover! The group's the creation of singer/keyboardist/arranger Leon Pattillo – hence the name – and you might know Leon from his later ... (Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Solo work from Mark Morriss – formerly a member of The Bluetones, but maybe even more striking here as an artist on his own! The album features a compelling mix of covers – songs originally recorded by Jess Conrad, Scott Walker, OMD, Buffalo Springfield, Jesus & Mary Chain, Weezer, ... (Rock) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Very early work from the James Taylor Quartet – music that's a lot more mod soul than some of the funk or clubbier styles of later work – but still served up with an equally sharp ear for a retro-styled sound! The groove here is more 60s mod than 70s funk, and James plays piano more ... (Deep Funk) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
20 killer tracks, and a set that goes way beyond most other collections of UK mod music on the market – as this series really digs deep, and gets far past some of the overdone 60s numbers that are more in the oldies market than the true mod blend of rock and soul! The series was started ... (Rock) read moreLP, Vinyl record album