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Don't Stop – Recording Tap
LP (Item 588223) Numero, Early 80s — Condition: Used
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One of the coolest sets the Numero Group has ever released – and that's saying a heck of a lot, given their already-mighty catalog! Although the label issued a previous dip into the enigmatic Boddie Recording company of Cleveland, this massive package brings together a whopping 57 tracks ... LP, Vinyl record album
The vinyl release of one half of Dimitri from Paris' second Playboy Mansion set, served up here in DJ-friendly full length, unmixed versions. The album has Dimitri following up the first Playboy Mansion compilation with a sublime blend of older club classics and some newer underground numbers ... LP, Vinyl record album
Massive set of funky instrumental tracks recorded for the legendary Eastbound label – the short-lived jazz/funk imprint of Westbound. After Bob Porter, the producer who made the great funky records at Prestige, left that label, he moved over to Eastbound to continue his masterful work. ... LP, Vinyl record album
Very nice mix of rare funk and Brazilian tracks, with lots that we never ever see on wax! There's a very groovy edge to this one, as you might guess from titles like "Song For Suzy" by Dudley Moore, "See & Don't See" by Queenie Lyons, "Ursula" by Michael Garrick, ... LP, Vinyl record album
An early entry in the rare groove compilation genre – from the excellent Hubbub label – one of the first to really do a great job of pulling together well-licensed tracks! The whole set list is great – and titles include the fantastic Roy Ayers-produced "Remember To ... LP, Vinyl record album
More breaks and beats than we know what to do with! The 17th definitive compilation that laid the blueprint for so many collections of breaks and hard to get funky tracks years down the line, 7 essential numbers included here, on this set with the b-boy carrying the boom box on the cover: Baby ... LP, Vinyl record album
In many ways, this album was the beginning of the Desco Records story – as the Pure crowd of funk lovers turned towards some of the newer funk acts that were springing up on the scene, and recorded tracks that they could slip into their series of funky compilations, most of which had only ... LP, Vinyl record album
Only Nina could make us love a "strings" setting so much – moving past the sleepiness that usually graces such vocal albums, and using the backings to give her work an added level of majesty and power that we really really love! The feel is a bit like some of Nina's later Philips ... LP, Vinyl record album
2nd volume in the great Acme Funk series of compilations, with a wide range of grooves that really breaks out of the usual American funk bag, but still manages to totally rock. 12 tracks strong, with loads of stuff you'll never find in the fair U.S. of A., like "Nofrete's Headache" by ... LP, Vinyl record album
Good jazzy breaks, in the sort of modern sample style that's cropping up a lot today. Varied mix of stuff, including "Hogtied" by Chain Reaction, "Season of the Witch" by The Brass Menagerie, "Gimme Some" by The Mohawks, "Misty Canyon" by Sven Libaek, "S ... LP, Vinyl record album
Pure genius from the legendary Latimore – and a record that's a perfect illustration of the way the man could effortlessly mix blues roots, southern soul, and a whole new Miami groove for the 70s! The record is easily one of Latimore's best – and has these vocals that grab us right ... LP, Vinyl record album
An album with a very fitting title – as the whole set is practically a dictionary of soul music, for anyone who needs an understanding of the genre! The cover alone tells you that the set is something special – and the sounds within are even better – classic Otis Redding on Stax ... LP, Vinyl record album