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Archie WhitewaterArchie Whitewater (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Cadet/Big Pink (South Korea), 1970. New Copy ... $18.99 24.99 About June 25, 2024
A damn legendary record from the last years of Chess Records – and for good reason, too! Archie Whitewater were a group that was years ahead of its time – a rock combo, but one with real genre-crossing sensibilities that made them perfect for the experimental styles at the ... (Rock) read more CD

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✨✧ Dorothy AshbyAfro-Harping ... CD
Cadet/Verve, 1968. Used ... Just Sold Out!
One of the grooviest records ever – a sublime blend of African percussion, soulful orchestrations, and Dorothy Ashby's amazing electric harp! By the time of this landmark album, Dorothy had been knocking around the jazz world for a number of years, but it wasn't until she hooked up with ... (Jazz) read more CD
(2003 digipak pressing – in nice shape!)

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Dorothy AshbyAfro-Harping (UHQCD pressing) ... CD
Cadet/Universal (Japan), 1968. New Copy ... $18.99 22.99 About August 28, 2024
One of the grooviest records ever – a sublime blend of African percussion, soulful orchestrations, and Dorothy Ashby's amazing electric harp! By the time of this landmark album, Dorothy had been knocking around the jazz world for a number of years, but it wasn't until she hooked up with ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Dorothy AshbyDorothy's Harp ... CD
Cadet (Japan), 1969. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of the grooviest Dorothy Ashby albums of the 60s – a set that has her already-great jazz work on harp backed by Chicago soul arrangements from Richard Evans – all in a blend that's somewhere in the territory of the Soulful Strings, but even groovier! And as an added bonus, Odell ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Dorothy's Harp (180 gram pressing) ... LP 33.99

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Dorothy AshbyDorothy's Harp (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Cadet/Music On Vinyl (Netherlands), 1969. New Copy (reissue)... $33.99
One of the grooviest Dorothy Ashby albums of the 60s – a set that has her already-great jazz work on harp backed by Chicago soul arrangements from Richard Evans – all in a blend that's somewhere in the territory of the Soulful Strings, but even groovier! And as an added bonus, Odell ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Dorothy AshbyRubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby ... CD
Cadet/Universal (Japan), 1970. New Copy ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Incredible work from the amazing Dorothy Ashby – a brilliant set of funky and spiritual tunes, set to full backings from Chicago soul arranger Richard Evans! This album is easily one of Ashby's greatest, and it's dedicated to the writings of Omar Khayyam – one of the forces guiding ... (Jazz) read more CD
(SHM-CD pressing! Part of the Diggin Universal Music – supervised by DJ Muro.)
Also available Rubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby (180 gram pressing) ... LP 27.99

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✨✧ Dorothy AshbyRubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby ... CD
Cadet/Dusty Groove, 1970. Used ... Out Of Stock
Incredible work from the amazing Dorothy Ashby – a brilliant set of funky and spiritual tunes, set to full backings from Chicago soul arranger Richard Evans! This album is easily one of Ashby's greatest, and it's dedicated to the writings of Omar Khayyam – one of the forces guiding ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Rubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby (180 gram pressing) ... LP 27.99

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✨✧ Dorothy AshbyRubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby ... LP
Cadet, 1970. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
Incredible work from the amazing Dorothy Ashby – a brilliant set of funky and spiritual tunes, set to full backings from Chicago soul arranger Richard Evans! This album is easily one of Ashby's greatest, and it's dedicated to the writings of Omar Khayyam – one of the forces guiding ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Rubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby (180 gram pressing) ... LP 27.99

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Dorothy AshbyRubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Cadet/Verve, 1970. New Copy (reissue)... $27.99 29.99
Incredible work from the amazing Dorothy Ashby – a brilliant set of funky and spiritual tunes, set to full backings from Chicago soul arranger Richard Evans! This album is easily one of Ashby's greatest, and it's dedicated to the writings of Omar Khayyam – one of the forces guiding ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Black MerdaBlack Merda (clear vinyl pressing) ... LP
Cadet/Lilith (Italy), 1971. New Copy (reissue)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Heavy duty fuzzy funk – and a landmark album from one of the most Hendrix-inspired groups of the early 70s! The style here is guitar funk with plenty of rock thrown in – all really fuzzed-up in production, and often a bit distorted – so that the group are kind of a lost link ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Art Blakey & The Jazz MessengersTough ... LP
Cadet, 1957. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
An obscure Art Blakey session from that unusual year of 1957 – a time when the Jazz Messengers had a very striking lineup – with Jackie McLean on alto, Bill Hardman on trumpet, and Sam Dockery on piano! The set was recorded in Minneapolis – a further mystery for the date, given ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(60s Mono blue fade label pressing. Cover has a cutout hole and mild corner bend. Includes Chess inner sleeve.)

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Odell BrownMellow Yellow ... LP
Cadet, 1967. Very Good- ... $9.99
One of the great little organ combo albums that Odell Brown recorded with his crack group The Organ-Izers for Cadet. Lots of very groovy stuff, with Louis Satterfield on bass (before the Pharoahs and before Earth, Wind, & Fire), Curtis Prince on drums, Henry Gibson on congas, and Artee "Du ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo blue fade label pressing. Cover has surface wear & heavier aging,)

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✨✧ Odell BrownMellow Yellow ... CD
Cadet/MCA (Japan), 1967/1998. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of the great little organ combo that Odell Brown recorded with his crack group The Organ-Izers for Cadet. Lots of very groovy stuff, with Louis Satterfield on bass (before the Pharoahs and before Earth, Wind, & Fire), Curtis Prince on drums, Henry Gibson on congas, and Artee "Duke" ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Mellow Yellow ... LP 9.99

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✨✧ Odell Brown & The Organ-IzersDucky ... CD
Cadet/MCA (Japan), 1967. Used ... Out Of Stock
Killer organ jazz from the Chicago scene of the late 60s – one of the few Chess albums recorded by organist Odell Brown, an artist who'd go on to behind-the-scenes fame in the world of soul later on in the 70s! Here, Odell hosts a cool combo that features his own Hammond work in the lead ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Bobby BryantAin't Doing Too B-A-D, Bad (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Cadet/Universal (Japan), 1967. Used ... Out Of Stock
Sweet LA soul jazz from trumpeter Bobby Bryant – an oft-overlooked player with a hard hitting sound that was a bit like Nat Adderley! The album's one of Bobby's best (and few) – and it's got a really groovy little feel, almost in a Jazz Crusaders mode – with a small combo playing ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Bobby BryantSwahili Strut ... LP
Cadet, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
A very cool, surprisingly righteous album from trumpeter Bobby Bryant – maybe the hippest set he ever cut, and a record that features some great larger arrangements that are overflowing with soul! The set features work from Charles Owens and Herman Riley on tenors, Dennis Budimir on guitar, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Ray BryantSlow Freight ... CD
Cadet (Japan), 1966. Used ... Out Of Stock
A killer album by soul jazz pianist Ray Bryant! The title track, "Slow Freight", is an amazing 10 minute groover that moves at a very slow pace (just like a freight train), and which features some very cool ad-lib talking by Paul Serrano – a pretty groovy touch that really adds a ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Ray BryantSlow Freight ... LP
Cadet, 1966. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
A killer album by soul jazz pianist Ray Bryant! The title track, "Slow Freight", is an amazing 10 minute groover that moves at a very slow pace (just like a freight train), and which features some very cool ad-lib talking by Paul Serrano – a pretty groovy touch that really adds a ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Ray BryantUp Above The Rock (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Cadet (Japan), 1968. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of the hardest, heaviest albums that Ray Bryant ever cut – even on the ballads – a monster little record that grabs you from the very first note! Ray did the arrangements for this one himself – working with his core trio that featured Ron Carter on bass and Grady Tate on ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print – and includes obi!)

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Ray BryantUp Above The Rock (UHQCD pressing) ... CD
Cadet/Universal (Japan), 1968. New Copy ... $18.99 22.99 About August 28, 2024
One of the hardest, heaviest albums that Ray Bryant ever cut – even on the ballads – a monster little record that grabs you from the very first note! Ray did the arrangements for this one himself – working with his core trio that featured Ron Carter on bass and Grady Tate on ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Ray Bryant TrioGotta Travel On ... LP
Cadet, 1966. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
A stone groover from the great Ray Bryant – one of his brilliant albums for Cadet from the 60s! Ray's soul jazz trio (with Freddie Waits on drums) is augmented by the 2-horn trumpet section he used on some of his other Cadet recordings from the time – trumpet from Snookie Young and ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Kenny BurrellHave Yourself A Soulful Little Christmas ... CD
Cadet, 1966. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
Why thank you – we will! Kenny does too, as he grooves nicely and gently over arrangements by Richard Evans, perfectly crafted in that soul jazz mode of his 60s work for Chess – not Kenny's most challenging format, to be sure, but proof that he often works better in a more structured ... read more CD

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✨✧ Kenny BurrellOde To 52nd Street ... LP
Cadet, 1967. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
A really wonderful Chess/Cadet session from the 60s – not the bop-styled record you might expect from the 52nd Street reference in the title! Instead, the whole thing's more of a cool Chicago take on soul jazz – with these great large arrangements from Richard Evans, backing strong ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Kenny BurrellTender Gender ... LP
Cadet, 1966. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
Straight, strong, and soulful sounds from guitarist Kenny Burrell – quite possibly one of his best albums of the 60s, thanks to a really well-focused sound throughout! The groove here is nice and tight – a cooking little rhythm section that features Richard Wyands on piano, Martin ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Terry CallierWhat Color Is Love ... CD
Cadet/Verve, 1973. Used ... Out Of Stock
Possibly the greatest album ever by the legendary Chicago soul singer Terry Callier! Terry's rich mellow voice is mixed with superb arrangements from the Cadet studio team, with Charles Stepney at the head, and the result is completely sublime. The songs are longer than on earlier albums – ... (Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Terry CallierWhat Color Is Love (UK pressing) ... CD
Cadet/MCA (UK), 1973. Used ... Out Of Stock
Possibly the greatest album ever by the legendary Chicago soul singer Terry Callier! Terry's rich mellow voice is mixed with superb arrangements from the Cadet studio team, with Charles Stepney at the head, and the result is completely sublime. The songs are longer than on earlier albums – ... (Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ DellsBring Back The Love Of Yesterday/Learning To Love You Was Easy (It's So Hard Trying To Get Over You) ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1974. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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DellsChange We Go Thru (For Love)/Oh What A Day ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1969. Very Good+ ... $1.99
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ DellsDells ... LP
Cadet, 1973. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
An album of The Dells that has them moving away from their baroque soul recordings in the Chicago studios with Charles Stepney, and moving towards a sound that's both a little more rootsy (with production by Don Davis in both Muscle Shoals and Detroit), and a little more smooth (with arrangements ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(In the embossed cover, with a cut corner and light wear.)

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✨✧ DellsDells Greatest Hits (Cadet) ... LP
Cadet, 1969. Near Mint- ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
More than a usual greatest hits comp – this LP brings together a very tasty batch of Dells tracks from the late 60s, a number of which were either not on LP, or are very tough to find on wax. Titles include "Hallways Of My Mind", "O-O, I Love You", "There Is", ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue fade label stereo pressing. Back cover has a name & date in pen.)

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✨✧ DellsDells Sing Dionne Warwick's Greatest Hits ... LP
Cadet, 1972. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
Forget Dionne Warwick, and think Burt Bacharach – because on this sublime little set, The Dells are singing some of Burt's greatest tunes ever – all set to impeccable arrangements by the legendary Charles Stepney! The album's more wonderful than you might even expect – a true ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing. Cover has a cut corner, spot of wear on the bottom.)

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✨✧ DellsDells Sing Dionne Warwick's Greatest Hits ... CD
Cadet/Dusty Groove, 1972. Used ... Out Of Stock
Forget Dionne Warwick, and think Burt Bacharach – because on this sublime little set, The Dells are singing some of Burt's greatest tunes ever – all set to impeccable arrangements by the legendary Charles Stepney! The album's more wonderful than you might even expect – a true ... (Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ DellsFreedom Means ... LP
Cadet, 1971. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
A stunning set from the mighty mighty Dells – a cool collaboration with the legendary arranger Charles Stepney and songwriter Terry Callier – and a record that shows just how far the group had come since their streetcorner harmony days! The vocals are incredible – that rich blend ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue fade label stereo pressing. A nice copy.)

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✨✧ DellsFreedom Means/The Love We Had (Stays On My Mind) ... 7-inch
Cadet, Early 70s. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ DellsGive Your Baby A Standing Ovation ... LP
Cadet, 1973. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
Pure genius from The Dells – one of the few older vocal groups who could really change and evolve their sound – not by losing anything from their roots, and instead getting better and better with each new release! This set's a perfect example of why The Dells were the pinnacle of ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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DellsGlory Of Love/A Whiter Shade Of Pale ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1971. Very Good ... $1.99 2.99
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Chess sleeve.)

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DellsI Can't Do Enough/Hallways Of My Mind ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1969. Very Good+ ... $1.99 3.99
Charles Stepney arranged, and Bobby Miller arranged and produced, with the great psychedelic soul sound that the Dells were using at the time. 2 tracks from the Always Together LP, here on an original 45! (Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Vinyl has a tiny drill hole.)

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✨✧ DellsI Want My Momma/Always Together ... 7-inch
Cadet, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
Funky! "I Want My Momma" is an excellent little psychedelic soul cut – with hard drums at the beginning, echoey production, and some nice fuzzed-out guitars! Charles Stepney arranged, and the track's got stunning Cadet sound to it! "Always Together" is more standard, ... (Funky 45's) read more 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ DellsLike It Is – Like It Was ... LP
Cadet, 1970. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
An incredible combination of the two sides of The Dells – a set that has them presenting older tracks and newer material – all with sublime arrangements from the fantastic Charles Stepney, who'd really been transforming their sound from the There Is album onward! Stepney brings in a ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original blue fade label pressing. Cover has cut corner, light wear & aging, mild corner bend.)

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DellsLittle Understanding/Long Lonely Nights ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1970. Very Good ... $1.99
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Chess sleeve with light wear. Vinyl plays with a click on "Long".)

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✨✧ DellsNadine/Open Up My Heart ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1970. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ DellsPlease Don't Change Me Now/Wear It On Our Face ... 7-inch
Cadet, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
Great stuff! "Wear It On Our Face" is one of their wildest cuts, and starts out with this crazy prepared piano introduction that sounds like it was just lifted from a John Cage record! (Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ DellsThere Is ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
One of the coolest collaborations between the mighty Dells and the great arranger Charles Stepney – a studio talent who really brings some magic to their fantastic harmonies! Stepney adds in all these amazing touches to the record – including John Cage-styled prepared piano on two ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ DellsThere Is/Show Me ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1968. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
Original Cadet single of this stunning soul track, which was the title cut of their great album from 1968. Heavenly harmonies, and nice psychedelic Chicago soul production. (Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ Lou DonaldsonBlowing In The Wind ... CD
Cadet (Japan), 1966. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of the excellent Chess Records session that Lou Donaldson recorded in between his two different stretches on the Blue Note label – a small combo date that has a soulful take on the style of his early 60s Blue Note material – with a killer group that includes the mighty Herman Foster ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Includes obi!)

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✨✧ Lou DonaldsonBlowing In The Wind ... LP
Cadet, 1966. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
One of the excellent Chess Records session that Lou Donaldson recorded in between his two different stretches on the Blue Note label – a small combo date that has a soulful take on the style of his early 60s Blue Note material – with a killer group that includes the mighty Herman Foster ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Lou DonaldsonRough House Blues ... LP
Cadet, 1964. Very Good+ ... $11.99 19.99
One of Lou's more unique sides of the 60s – as the album features him as the main soloist over arrangements by a group headed up by Oliver Nelson. As has been ably demonstrated on many sides on labels like Verve, Impulse, and Capitol – there's no better talent than Nelson for taking a ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(60s blue fade label mono pressing, with deep groove. Cover has a cutout hole, light wear, and a name in pen.)

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✨✧ Frank D'RoneBrand New Morning ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
A very unusual album from this vocalist – proof that Frank D'Rone was always more interesting than most of his contemporaries! The set features soulful backings from Richard Evans, arranged by Johnny Pate – who really gives things more of a groove than usual – on titles that ... (Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Eddie FisherEddie Fisher & The Next One Hundred Years ... CD
Cadet/Verve, 1970. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Madly tripped out guitar funk – and a real turning point in the career of guitarist Eddie Fisher! Eddie began his career as a straighter guitarist on the St Louis scene – and although his first album for Cadet was a relatively traditional soul-jazz outing, this one's a wild batch of ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print 2006 pressing.)

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Eddie FisherThird Cup (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Cadet/Verve, 1969. New Copy (reissue)... $27.99 29.99
An amazing album by the great guitarist Eddie Fisher – and completely unlike his later funk records! Eddie plays stripped down jazz with a small combo that includes organ by Robert Selby, bass by Paul Jackson, and some rhythm guitar by Phil Westmoreland – and the twin-guitar approach ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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King Fleming TrioWeary Traveler ... LP
Cadet, 1965. Very Good- ... $11.99 14.99
One of three rare Chess Records sessions recorded by Chicago pianist King Fleming – a great player who was part of the same big generation and Ramsey Lewis and Ahmad Jamal – and was supposedly a big influence on the latter! Every one of Fleming's records are a bit different – and ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo blue fade label pressing. Cover has minimal wear & aging, but looks nice overall.)

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✨✧ Bunky GreenPlayin' For Keeps ... LP
Cadet, 1966. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
Tremendous work from an alto player with a very unique conception – a player who was unlike Charlie Parker, Sonny Stitt, or some of his precursors on the instrument – and instead really took off in bold new directions, like Lou Donaldson or fellow Chicagoan Sonny Cox in the mid 60s! ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Monk HigginsYesterday/Look Of Love ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1967. Very Good+ ... $7.99
Mellow work from Monk – featuring his solo sax over arrangements of these pop tunes by Charles Stepney. The real winner is "Look Of Love", which has a jagged jungly beat, handled by Stepney with a baroque enough approach to keep things interesting, and to keep Monk grooving a bit ... (Funky 45's) read more 7-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Chess Group sleeve, with some aging and bent corners.)

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✨✧ Howlin WolfHowlin Wolf Album ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Near Mint- ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A killer album of funky blues – recorded by Howlin Wolf during the period when Chess/Cadet was backing its older artists up with some of the newer funk musicians it had working in its studios! The overall sound works quite well – and although purists at the time moaned at the way ... (Blues) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo Cadet Concept pressing with deep groove. Cover has some ringwear, yellowing from age at the edges, and spotty blemishes.)

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✨✧ InterpretersKnack ... CD
Cadet/MCA (Japan), 1965. Used ... Out Of Stock
Fantastic bit of lost Chicago jazz, featuring an incredibly tight and soulful combo made up of a bunch of obscure players who never really made it otherwise. The group features George Patterson on alto and soprano, Charles Kinnard (not Kynard) on tenor, Cleo Griffin on trumpet, and Tom Washington ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Willis JacksonSmoking With Willis ... CD
Cadet (Japan), 1965. Used ... Out Of Stock
A great album from Willis Jackson – a real sleeper, and with a very groovy feel! Willis smokes with an organ combo that has Butch Cornell at the keys, and which also features Vince Corrao on guitar and Franklyn Robinson on trumpet. The tracks are a mix of originals and Beatles covers ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

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Etta JamesAlmost Persuaded/Steal Away ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1968. Very Good+ ... $7.99
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(With blue & white Chess sleeve, with some wear, aging, and a torn corner.)

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✨✧ Etta JamesCall My Name (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Cadet/Kent (UK), 1966. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
An excellent Chess session by Etta, with hard Chicago soul production by Monk Higgins and Ralph Bass – and the kind of searing vocals that always made Etta a treat, whether rocking or mellow! The album's got some wonderful hard soul tracks, of the style that Etta could really cut loose with ... (Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Etta JamesFire/You Got It ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1968. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
Produced by Rick Hall. (Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(In a blue & white Chess sleeve.)

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✨✧ Etta JamesLosers Weepers ... LP
Cadet, 1971. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
Classic Etta for Chess, yet largely overlooked In her canon! This is really strongly produced stuff – it's got its sweet moments, but there's plenty of heft and grit, too! It's the kind of material that works really well with her deep, soulful voice – and the female backing vocal ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has ring & edge wear, tiny cut corner, aging, small seam splits.)

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Etta JamesLosers Weepers (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Cadet/Kent (UK), 1971. New Copy ... $11.99 16.99
Classic Etta for Chess, yet largely overlooked In her canon! This is really strongly produced stuff – it's got its sweet moments, but there's plenty of heft and grit, too! It's the kind of material that works really well with her deep, soulful voice – and the female backing vocal ... (Soul) read more CD

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Etta JamesTell Mama ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Very Good ... $59.99
A really unique album from the great Etta Jones – a session recorded down in Muscle Shoals, and not in Chicago – a setting that gives James an extra sort of deep soul power! The backing is nicely different than some of the other Chess material – killer work from the legendary ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original 60s blue label stereo pressing. Cover has clear tape on all seams, ring wear. The back has heavy aging and a spot of marker.)

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✨✧ Etta JamesTell Mama ... CD
Cadet, 1968. Used ... Out Of Stock
A really unique album from the great Etta Jones – a session recorded down in Muscle Shoals, and not in Chicago – a setting that gives James an extra sort of deep soul power! The backing is nicely different than some of the other Chess material – killer work from the legendary ... (Soul) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Tell Mama ... LP 59.99

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✨✧ John KlemmerAnd We Were Lovers ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
An amazing record – and one that we passed up for years and years, but which is now one of our all-time favorites! The album's hard to describe accurately – or at least accurately enough to give it the credit it needs – but it was recorded during the classic days of the late Cadet ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s orange label stereo pressing. Cover has has a cutout notch, ring wear, and edge wear.)

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✨✧ John KlemmerEruptions ... LP
Cadet, 1970. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
Seminal sounds from saxophonist John Klemmer – very different than his smoother records of later years – and a key step in the direction of spiritual fusion! Klemmer blows saxes and flutes, sometimes with really cool effects pedals – and the group also features the great Lynn ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ John KlemmerInvolvement ... LP
Cadet, 1967. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
Beautiful early work from John Klemmer – one of the most under-rated talents of his generation, and a great player who frequently gets overlooked because of his later, smoother work. This album is Klemmer's first – recorded with a soulful Chicago tenor sound, touched with some of the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue fade label stereo pressing. Cover has a small drillhole through the center and a separated corner in back. Label has a small drillhole.)
Also available Involvement (LP style sleeve) ... CD 9.99

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John KlemmerInvolvement (LP style sleeve) ... CD
Cadet/Verve, 1967. Used ... $9.99
Beautiful early work from John Klemmer – one of the most under-rated talents of his generation, and a great player who frequently gets overlooked because of his later, smoother work. This album is Klemmer's first – recorded with a soulful Chicago tenor sound, touched with some of the ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print, mark through obi barcode.)

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Harold LandPeace-Maker (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Cadet/Verve, 1968. New Copy (reissue)... $27.99 29.99
A fantastically beautiful record that stands as the first meeting between Bobby Hutcherson and Harold Land – an album that's possibly even better than the more famous Blue Note work by the pair! This is one of those "once in a lifetime" jazz sessions – filled with magical ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(180 gram pressing – pressed at Third Man!)

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✨✧ Harold LandPeace-Maker (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Cadet (Japan), 1968. Used ... Out Of Stock
A fantastically beautiful record that stands as the first meeting between Bobby Hutcherson and Harold Land – an album that's possibly even better than the more famous Blue Note work by the pair! This is one of those "once in a lifetime" jazz sessions – filled with magical ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Peace-Maker (180 gram pressing) ... LP 27.99

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✨✧ Harold LandPeace-Maker (Japanese pressing) ... CD
Cadet (Japan), 1968. Used ... Out Of Stock
A fantastically beautiful record that stands as the first meeting between Bobby Hutcherson and Harold Land – an album that's possibly even better than the more famous Blue Note work by the pair! This is one of those "once in a lifetime" jazz sessions – filled with magical ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print, 2006 Japanese pressing.)
Also available Peace-Maker (180 gram pressing) ... LP 27.99

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✨✧ Ramsey LewisAin't That Peculiar/Wade In The Water ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1966. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Blue fade label pressing in a Chess Group sleeve.)

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✨✧ Ramsey LewisBest Of Ramsey Lewis (Cadet) ... LP
Cadet, Mid 60s. Very Good- ... Out Of Stock
A collection of Ramsey's work on Cadet/Argo that focuses mostly on the groovy uptempo tracks from the mid 60s – when Lewis had cracked the pop instrumental charts with soulful versions of bigger hits. Titles include "The In Crowd", "Function At The Junction", "Soul ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Ramsey LewisGoin' Latin ... LP
Cadet, 1966. Very Good ... $5.99
Goin Latin, and goin groovy too – thanks to some wonderful arrangements from Chicago soul legend Richard Evans – who really helps Ramsey Lewis open up his sound on the set! The format's less straight Latin than you might expect from the title – and Evans brings in a bouncing, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono blue fade label pressing.)

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✨✧ Ramsey LewisGoin' Latin ... CD
Cadet/Verve, 1966. Used ... Out Of Stock
Goin Latin, and goin groovy too – thanks to some wonderful arrangements from Chicago soul legend Richard Evans – who really helps Ramsey Lewis open up his sound on the set! The format's less straight Latin than you might expect from the title – and Evans brings in a bouncing, ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Goin' Latin ... LP 5.99

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✨✧ Ramsey LewisMaiden Voyage ... CD
Cadet (Japan), 1968. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of the key records from the Cadet/Concept scene in late 60s Chicago – a tremendous collaboration between pianist Ramsey Lewis and arranger Charles Stepney – and the kind of record that took soul and jazz to a whole new level! Ramsey on his own is great enough at this point – ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Maiden Voyage (SHMCD pressing) ... CD 14.99

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✨✧ Ramsey LewisMaiden Voyage ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
One of the key records from the Cadet/Concept scene in late 60s Chicago – a tremendous collaboration between pianist Ramsey Lewis and arranger Charles Stepney – and the kind of record that took soul and jazz to a whole new level! Ramsey on his own is great enough at this point – ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Maiden Voyage (SHMCD pressing) ... CD 14.99

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Ramsey LewisMaiden Voyage (SHMCD pressing) ... CD
Cadet/Universal (Japan), 1968. New Copy ... $14.99 19.99
One of the key records from the Cadet/Concept scene in late 60s Chicago – a tremendous collaboration between pianist Ramsey Lewis and arranger Charles Stepney – and the kind of record that took soul and jazz to a whole new level! Ramsey on his own is great enough at this point – ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Ramsey LewisMovie Album ... LP
Cadet, Mid 60s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... Out Of Stock
Jazzy and classy – and one of the first of Ramsey's albums to feature him working with larger arrangements instead of the usual trio. In this case, the whole thing was arranged and conducted by Richard Evans – with a spacey hip sound that's not too far from some of Ramsey's later work ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Ramsey LewisOne Two Three/Down By The Riverside ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1967. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(With Chess Group sleeve, with wear and aging, bent corners, and blemishes. Label has small sticker remnants.)

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Ramsey LewisWade In The Water ... LP
Cadet, 1966. Very Good+ ... $6.99
Classic pop soul jazz from the inventor of the genre! Ramsey's funky piano is backed by some soulful arrangements handled by Richard Evans – in a really tight style that includes great percussion, electric bass, and an all-out kicking style that makes even the mellowest tunes groove! Evans ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo blue fade label pressing with deep groove. Cover is nice!)

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✨✧ Ramsey Lewis TrioChoice! – The Best Of The Ramsey Lewis Trio ... LP
Argo, Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
A sparkling collection of the soul jazz groovers churned out by Ramsey's famous first trio – the groundbreaking ensemble that featured Eldee Young on bass and Redd Holt on drums. The set does a good job of pushing past obvious hits, and includes some tasty little groovers like "Travel ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Jack McDuffMagnetic Feel ... LP
Cadet, 1975. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
A very groovy 70s set from the mighty Jack McDuff – one that has him taking a bit of a Charles Earland turn, as he adds in some other keyboards to his work on Hammond – including some nice bits on Fender Rhode and moog! George Benson plays a fair bit of guitar solos on the set, and the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Greig McRitchieFighting Back (aka Easy Jazz On A Fish Beat Bass) ... LP
Cadet, 1956. Near Mint- ... $3.99
An unusual album originally released on the small west coast Zephyr label which features a great all-star lineup – work from Buddy Collette on alto and flute, Russ Freeman on piano, Herbie Harper on trombone, Larry Bunker on vibes, and Shelly Manne on drums! (Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(60s mono light blue label pressing with deep groove. Cover has some heavy discoloration from age.)

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✨✧ Oliver Nelson/Lou DonaldsonBack Talk (Fantabulous Oliver Nelson/Rough House Blues) ... LP
Chess/Cadet, Mid 60s/Mid 70s. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A 70s 2-fer that combines 2 albums recorded for Cadet in the mid 60s – one issued under Nelson's name, the other under Lou Donaldson's, but both featuring arrangements by Nelson. The Nelson LP is a pretty darn nice session in which Nelson is the lead soloist with a large group that includes ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some surface wear, spot of marker.)

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✨✧ Minnie RipertonCome To My Garden ... CD
Cadet/Varese, 1970. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
Mindblowing work from Minnie Riperton – her first solo album, cut at the end of the 60s, after a number of years of work with the group Rotary Connection. The album builds off the now famous sound of Rotary Connection – but takes it to the next level, with arch-baroque production by ... (Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Rotary ConnectionDinner Music ... LP
Cadet, 1969. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
Beautiful spacey soul and righteous rock/soul grooves from one of the most enigmatic groups ever to come out of the Chicago soul scene! The drummer really kicks it on this one – and more than a few cuts have a nice backbeat to them, and the record probably has a bit more of a rock feel than ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Rotary ConnectionRotary Connection ... LP
Cadet, 1967. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
One of the best Rotary Connection albums for Cadet – with an incredible baroque spacey soul sound that still feels very fresh today! The group's vocals are especially eerie – and float around these wild arrangements by Charles Stepney, peppered with strings, soul, fuzzy guitars, and ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cadet Concept stereo pressing. Cover looks nice, with minimal wear.)

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Rotary ConnectionSongs/Hey Love ... CD
Cadet/BGP (UK), 1969/1971. New Copy ... $11.99 18.99
A pair of gems from the legendary Rotary Connection – an early Chicago group that featured Minnie Riperton on vocals, and Charles Stepney on production! Songs is amazing soul from Rotary Connection – and one of their greatest albums! The "songs" concept has the group working ... (Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Shades Of BrownS.O.B. ... CD
Cadet/Dusty Groove, 1970. Used ... Out Of Stock
Amazing soul from Chess Records – and an album that almost feels like some lost small-label soul set, or a batch of rare funky 45s! Shades Of Brown are an ultra-hip male group from Chicago – a quartet of singers with the range and depth of The Temptations or Dells at their best, ... (Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Marlena ShawBrother Where Are You/Waiting For Charlie To Come Home ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1967. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ Marlena ShawMatchmaker, Matchmaker/A Couple Of Losers ... 7-inch
Cadet, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ Marlena ShawMercy, Mercy, Mercy/Go Away Little Boy ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1969. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ Marlena ShawOut Of Different Bags ... LP
Cadet, 1967. Very Good+ ... $26.99
Marlena Shaw's first-ever album – and while not as all-out righteous as some of her later work, still a really unique record that quickly put Marlena head and shoulders above the rest of the pack! The record's a mix of jazzy vocal numbers and heavier soul tunes – arranged by Richard ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label 60s pressing – a nice clean copy! Cover and label have a small cutout hole. Back has a few light stains – but front looks nice.)

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✨✧ Marlena ShawSpice Of Life ... CD
Cadet, 1969. Used ... Out Of Stock
An amazing batch of sophisticated soul tracks – and a favorite with the righteous groove scene! On the surface, the record's a combination of jazz and soul tracks in the same mode that you'd find on some of Nancy Wilson's albums for Capitol during the same time – but digging deeper, ... (Soul) read more CD
(Out of print 2005 digipak pressing, case has some edgewear.)
Also available Spice Of Life (SHMCD pressing) ... CD 14.99

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Marlena ShawSpice Of Life (SHMCD pressing) ... CD
Cadet/Universal (Japan), 1969. New Copy ... $14.99 18.99
An amazing batch of sophisticated soul tracks – and a favorite with the righteous groove scene! On the surface, the record's a combination of jazz and soul tracks in the same mode that you'd find on some of Nancy Wilson's albums for Capitol during the same time – but digging deeper, ... (Soul) read more CD

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✨✧ Soulful StringsAnother Exposure ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
Hip hip stuff from Richard Evans and the gang at Cadet Records! The record is the second outing by The Soulful Strings – a group that kind of started as a studio side project, but who became a surprisingly popular act during the late 60s. The album includes some excellent original tunes by ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Soulful StringsBest Of The Soulful Strings ... LP
Cadet, 1973. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... Out Of Stock
2 LP set compiling some of the greatest tracks by this legendary Chicago studio assemblage led by the great bassist/arranger Richard Evans. The track list is a perfect example of the sound that they did so well, and is more proof that Chicago had one of the most interesting soul scenes in the ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Soulful StringsI Wish It Would Rain/Listen Here ... 7-inch
Cadet, 1969. Very Good+ ... $4.99 6.99
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Vinyl has a tiny drill hole.)

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✨✧ Soulful StringsMagic Of Christmas ... CD
Cadet/Real Gone, 1968. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
One of the coolest Christmas albums we've ever heard – and maybe one of the coolest sets ever from this legendary soul instrumental project from Chicago! The Soulful Strings are already great on other albums, but they really blow us away here with the way they completely transform familiar ... read more CD

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✨✧ Status QuoMessages From The Status Quo ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Very Good+ ... Out Of Stock
A seminal pop psych classic from the UK scene – served up here by a group that seem to borrow a bit of the energy from the late 60s Bee Gees at their trippiest, but who also really have a way for turning out a tune that has a very groovy vibe! Part of the credit might go to producer John ... (Rock) read more LP, Vinyl record album
 
 



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