Rawville ... CD Tru Thoughts (UK), 2007. Used ...
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Man, these guys just keep on cooking and cooking and cooking – at a level that's easily made them one of the best contemporary funk combos going – and which makes this album a delight all the way through! There's a lean, mean, nitty gritty groove going on here – one that comes ... (Deep Funk) read moreCD
No side-stepping these grooves – as they're right, tight, and very much on the money – work that shows a real evolution in the sound of The Bamboos, and one that takes them strongly into deep soul territory! These guys have always had a great ear for classic funk, but this time around ... (Deep Funk) read moreCD
A killer batch of blue eyed funk – one that takes the Quantic Soul sound to the next level! The Limp Twins are Will Holland, of Quantic and Quantic Soul fame, plus vocalist Russell Porter – a singer with a sweetly compressed style that works perfectly with Holland's funky backings! ... (Deep Funk) read moreCD
A British singer with a wonderfully fluid feel – a voice that slides right into a tune, wraps around the keyboards and other instrumentation, and picks up this special sort of glow along the way! The album's very heavy on Fender Rhodes, which are almost a second sort of voice on the record ... (Neo Soul) read moreCD
A real moment of breakthrough from Will "Quantic" Holland – a set that really expands his sound, deepens his ties to funk roots, and makes the whole thing feel a lot more live than some of his previous work! Will's at the helm and handles most instruments – but there's also ... (Deep Funk) read moreCD
Damn! Quantic really blows the roof off with this one – taking us even farther on a musical journey than ever before, and making us bow to his mighty talents in ways we never expected! The album's a really unique session recorded in Colombia, with help from an international batch of ... (Deep Funk) read moreCD
Will Holland returns to Quantic's Colombian and other points Caribbean inspirations with an excellent album by his Flowering Inferno group – rhythms, moods and aural atmosphere that's mixes the music of the Antilles with neighboring Colombia , as well as vibes from Jamaica, Trinidad and Cuba ... (Deep Funk) read moreCD
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Quantic Soul Orchestra —
Stampede ... LP Tru Thoughts (UK), 2003. New Copy (reissue)...
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A landmark album – one that has the beat-heavy Quantic transform into the Quantic Soul Orchestra, for a stunning deep funk performance! The record sounds like nothing Quantic have done in the past – and shares a sound with work from the Soul Fire/Daptone underground, with a tight blend ... (Deep Funk) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Alice Russell —
To Dust ... LP Tru Thoughts/Differ-Ant (UK), 2013. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ...
Dusty grooves from Alice Russell – a set that's steeped in heavy soul influences all the way through – from her great vocals on the top, to the tight instrumentation in the middle, to all the heavy drums that keep things kicking on the bottom! The album may well be Russell's tightest ... (Neo Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
An orchestral homage to Dr Dre spearheaded by Brooklyn's Sylvester Onyejiaka, aka Sly5thAve – fleshing out hooks and melodies from throughout Dre's career, from classic singles to deep cuts, into large scale jazzy soul – with a stellar roster of guests including Mark De Clive-Lowe, DJ ... (Deep Funk) read moreCD
Good Love ... LP Tru Thoughts (UK), 2021. New Copy 2LP ...
A great evolution of the London broken beat mode – served up here by DJ Danny Wheeler, working here in his Wheelup guise! There's a very strong focus on the rhythms, which are skittish, and graced with all sorts of cosmic touches – ala the best London mode from back in the day – ... (New Grooves) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A mighty nice entry in the Shapes series – and like recent efforts, a vinyl package that follows up a previous digital-only release – featuring the best cuts in a physical package! As with other collections in the Shapes series, the music here is from a much wider version of the Tru ... (New Grooves) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Hand-numbered limited edition of 500 – includes download with bonus tracks – the full 32 track digital release of the collection!)
Tru Thoughts are at it again – hitting us once more with a wonderful selection of grooves, all priced so low we wonder how the label ever manages to stay in business! This entry in the label's Shapes series is as rock-solid as the rest – way more than a simple compilation, and instead ... (New Grooves) read moreCD
Plenty of tracks at a mighty nice price – all of them with the fresh funky sound of the Tru Thoughts label! The package is a great entry in their Shapes series – 2CDs with 27 tracks – all at a price that will have you really digging the full range of styles the groundbreaking ... (New Grooves) read moreCD
A long-awaited follow up to one of our favorite compilations ever released by Tru Thoughts, and certainly one of the most straight-up fun – in which all stars from the label's roster of underground funk, soul and global groove eclecticists put their own spin on a great batch cover tunes! ... (New Grooves) read moreCD
A tight set of sometimes jazzy, sometimes funky, sometimes cerebral, always dope hip hop steeped cuts from the Tru Thoughts & Zebra Traffic family – great tracks from Quantic, Freddie Cruger, Bamboos, Life, TM Juke & many more! This is the first straight up genre item from Tru ... (New Grooves) read moreCD