Soul — Recently Added

We run the gamut from deep soul to Northern, Chicago steppers to house, Motown to Malaco -- and everything in between!


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Outta Sight (UK), Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy
Late R&B, early soul music, and plenty of other great surprises – all pulled together in this excellent collection that focuses on rare gems from the late 50s and early 60s! Despite the "milestones" in the title, the set's more like "underground nuggets" – as ... LP, Vinyl record album
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King/Universal, 1965. New Copy (reissue)
Here's where things really started getting interesting for James Brown! The album was issued right around the same time as James' single "Out Of Sight" on Smash – and like that track, "Papa's Got A Brand New Bag" was one of the first to use that "instruments on the ... LP, Vinyl record album
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Baby Brother
Cotillion (Japan), 1981. New Copy
A great little album from Baby Brother – a group who share a name with a famous funky track by War, but who come on here with a completely different sound altogether! The group are a funk ensemble at the core, but they have this really special way of weaving their instruments together – ... CD
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Stay Free (with bonus tracks)
Warner/Big Break (UK), 1979. New Copy
Great stuff! From Motown songwriters to world-class superstars, the trip was a well-deserved one for Valerie Simpson and Nick Ashford – and this album's perhaps their crowning achievement in sophisticated club soul! The record's got a great groove that offers a more soulful version of disco ... CD
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Warner/Big Break (UK), 1978. New Copy
Ashford & Simpson don't need to ask at this point – their in full 70s soul stride here, and it's not good, it's great! By this point in the late 70s, Nick and Valerie are firmly holding the foreground as artists in their own right after many years of acting as songwriters for other soul ... CD
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Elektra (Japan), 1987. New Copy
An overlooked soul trio from the 80s scene – the brothers Tre, Gary, and Tony Mason – coming together here in a masterpiece of 80s groove! The record's got all the right bounce, boogie, and keyboard elements to feel like an indie set from the start of the decade – a quality that ... CD
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Modernique
Sire/Warner (Japan), 1987. New Copy
A group with a sound that's as modern as their name – a short-lived 80s soul combo with lots of electro funky touches! There's a snapping style to Modernique that makes them feel a bit like The Family, Madhouse, or other members of the Paisley Park universe – but their overall sound is ... CD
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Elektra (Japan), 1980. New Copy
One of the best ever records from Twennynine – produced and arranged by Lenny White & Larry Dunn – jazzy modern soul at it's dawn of the decade finest! Twennynine With Lenny White is way at the front of the pack of a lot of the 80s groove elements to follow in its wake – ... CD
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Solar, 1979. Near Mint-
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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Soul Train, 1977. Near Mint-
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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Casino, 1976. Very Good+ (pic cover)
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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Boardwalk, 1981. Very Good+
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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What I Did For Love (short, long)
Wam (Canada), 1977. Very Good+
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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A&M, 1976. Very Good+
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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Jive, 1988. Very Good+
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BCM (Germany), 1988. Very Good (pic cover)
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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Polydor, 1978. Very Good
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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Singles Eps & eXhits (Canada), 1978. Very Good
No description available. 12-inch, Vinyl record
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Soul Deep
Edsel/Atlantic (UK), 1960s/1970s. Very Good
A nice collection of Clarence Carter's southern soul 45s cut for the Atlantic label in the late 60s and early 70s. 16 tracks in all: "She Ain't Gonna Do Right", "The Road Of Love", "Slip Away", "That Old Time Feeling", "Thread The Needle", "Le ... LP, Vinyl record album
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Philadelphia International, 1979. Very Good+
One of the greatest moments of late Philly – and a dancefloor stormer that never lets us down! The cut's served up here in a stunning 10 minute version – with grooves that go on and on and on, driving the anthemic message of the cut over the top. 12-inch, Vinyl record
 
Updated July 31, 2015


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