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A wicked little groover on West End – an extended instrumental track, done in a jazzy disco orchestra style! The core groove has mellow beats and warm keyboards skipping around – augmented by some slight string touches, and a few bits of chorus vocals. Very nice – and funky in ... 12-inch, Vinyl record
Karen's big cut, the only one we'll remember her for, and a big campy track in its day. Served up here on an original West End single, with vocal and instrumental versions both stretching past the 8 minute mark. 12-inch, Vinyl record
Stupid title, but a great little groover from Roy! The track's got a smooth 80s groove sound – stepping along with a good midtempo pace, with enough room for Roy's vibes, and even a bit of a monologue at the beginning that's done with Roy's usual warmth and good nature! 12-inch, Vinyl record
One of Leon's nicer later numbers – a bumping little roller skate groove with some tasty bass at the bottom! The tune snaps along in really catchy way – sliding with Leon's smooth vocals nicely nestled in the mix! 12-inch, Vinyl record
Genius, pure genius – and one of our favorite Prelude singles ever! "I Hear Music" is one of those tunes that takes a single track and creates a mini-symphony of groove – starting with a snapping catchy 80s groove sort of mode (one that's clearly inspired by Roy Ayers) – ... 12-inch, Vinyl record
Although Oneness Of Juju are best known around here for their avant funky spiritual jazz albums from the mid 70's, they're really best known in clubland for the a-side of this single, "Every Way But Loose". The track still retains some of their afro jazz elements, but it's got a heavy ... 12-inch, Vinyl record
Great 3-sided single that features two regular sides, plus a third side "hidden" amidst the grooves of the second side. Loads of great stuff, including "Brain Washed Follower" and "Ain't Hip to Be Labeled a Hippy". The kind of 12 inch single that makes collecting ... 12-inch, Vinyl record