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Heavy funk from the contemporary scene -- from labels like Daptone, Truth & Soul, Now Again, Schema, Freestyle, and Legere!




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✨✧ KutimangoesMade In Africa ... LP
Tramp (Germany), 2016. Very Good+ ... $16.99
We loved The Kutimangoes last time around, but we love them even more on this sweet second set – a record that, as the title implies, was recorded in Burkina Faso, with a killer sound that really opens up their groove! The music is Afro Funk at the core, but has lots of jazz inflections ... (Global Grooves, Deep Funk) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the booklet.)

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Louisiana Soul RevivalLouisiana Soul Revival ... CD
Louisiana Soul Revival, 2016. Used ... $2.99
... CD
(Packaged in a slim sleeve.)

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Throttle Elevator Music with Kamasi WashingtonThrottle Elevator Music IV ... CD
Wide Hive, 2016. Used ... $8.99
The best album so far from Throttle Elevator music – thanks to some fantastic saxophone from Kamasai Washington! The group was always pretty good before – but this time around, they really rise above their past – and also have Washington handling all the arrangements on the ... (Jazz, Deep Funk) read more CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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Fanga & Maalem Abdullah GuineaFangnawa Experience ... CD
Strut (UK), 2012. Used ... $4.99
A bold step forward for Fanga – and a set that's easily the group's greatest record ever! This time around, Fanga are teamed with guembri player Maalem Abdalla Guinea – a musician who seems to have unlocked some rich new energy in the group – and a sound that takes them past ... (Global Grooves, Deep Funk) read more CD

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Yesterdays New QuintetStevie – An Instrumental Tribute To Stevie Wonder ... CD
Stones Throw, 2004. Used ... $6.99
One of the most legendary albums of recent years finally gets an official release – and about time, too! The set is a loving tribute to the genius of Stevie Wonder – and features a batch of instrumental readings of Stevie's 70s classics, all performed by Madlib with a sweet mix of keys ... read more CD

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VariousFallin Off The Reel Vol 2 – Truth & Soul Singles Collection ... LP
Truth & Soul, Early 70s/Early 2000s. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $16.99
Heavy funk from two different decades – some real lost treasures from the 70s, stacked up here with some equally great work from recent years! The package is a massive second helping from the Truth & Soul family of labels – one that not only shows their continuing dedication to the ... (Funky Compilations, Deep Funk) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Philadelphia ExperimentPhiladelphia Experiment ... CD
Ropeadope/Atlantic, 2001. Used ... $8.99
Sweetly funky grooves from the Philly underground! The Philadelphia Experiment is a great trio featuring drummer Ahmir Thompson (from The Roots), jazz bassist Christian McBride, and keyboardist Uri Caine, who plays some great Fender Rhodes and Hammond B-3 on the set! The core grooves are by the ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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GreyboyLand Of The Lost ... CD
Ubiquity, 1995. Used ... Just Sold Out!
His second album, and one of the best acid jazz releases we've heard in a long time! Greyboy reaches a new level on Land of the Lost, and does an amazing job of combining funkybreakbeat tracks with some excellent live jazz playing. Totally stripped down, totally fresh, and solid all the way ... read more CD

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Slide FivePeople, Places, & Things ... CD
Ubiquity, 1997. Used ... $5.99
Excellent second album from one of the few truly great American acid jazz bands. Stellar bass/drum/keyboard arrangements, with the occasional "junglist" update to the sound that they made popular on their classic Rhode Trip LP. This CD version comes with 4 extra tracks which comprise a ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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JB HornsI Like It Like That ... CD
Soulciety/Instinct, 1993. Used ... $12.99
An overlooked gem from the years when most of the rest of the world had forgotten about the JBs – but Fred Wesley and the group were still going strong! The set's a great meeting of two funky generations – the classic James Brown funk of the late 60s and early 70s, and some of the ... (Soul, Deep Funk) read more CD
(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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Medeski, Scofield, Martin & WoodOut Louder ... CD
Indirecto, 2006. Used ... $6.99
The Medeski, Martin, & Wood trio is augmented by the guitar of John Scofield – and the result is one of their funkiest records in years! There's almost a back-to-basics sort of style going on here – the kinds of grooves the trio first brought to the table during their ... read more CD

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Mayer HawthorneHow Do You Do ... CD
Universal Republic, 2011. Used ... $7.99
Mayer Hawthorne moves to the majors on How Do You Do – bringing that fun, neo classic bedroom soul sound he did so well on Stones Throw with him – pretty much picking up right where Strange Arrangement left off! The Mayer Hawthorne story was a strange one from the start – white ... (Neo Soul, Deep Funk) read more CD

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Bad PlusGive ... CD
Sony, 2004. Used ... $3.99
One of the most compelling modern groups in jazz does it again – taking the simple piano trio format and giving it a spin that's sure to catch even the most wary of ears! These guys aren't exactly funky, but they play in a freely rhythmic style that brings new life to anything they touch ... (Jazz, Deep Funk) read more CD

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Youngblood Brass BandCenter:Level:Roar ... CD
Ozone, 2003. Used ... $12.99
One of the hippest bands in the forefront of the brass band revival – a hard-hitting, no-nonsense group that goes way past the cliches of earlier years! The ensemble hails from Wisconsin – of all places – but plays in a percussion/horn frenzy that easily matches the best groups ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Jr Thomas & The VolcanosBeware ... CD
Truth & Soul, 2015. Used ... $7.99
A contemporary group from the Truth & Soul universe, but one who work in the best classic style we love from the label – although at a level that takes us back to 70s reggae, not funk or soul! The album's presented in glorious mono, which really goes well with the old school Kingston-styl ... (Reggae, Deep Funk) read more CD

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Fresh Mark & The Black Hawk w/Soul InvestigatorsI Got The Number (voc, inst) ... 7-inch
Number Nine (Germany), 2007. Near Mint- ... $3.99
A great bit of old school hip hop – served up with plenty of funky 45 touches! Fresh Mark have a relation to some of the recent work coming out from Tramp Records – and although the style here is hip hop, circa 1982, the overall presentation has plenty of deep funk spirit! Drums are ... (Funky 45's, Deep Funk) read more 7-inch, Vinyl record

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Brian Ellis GroupEscondido Sessions ... CD
El Paraiso, 2015. Used ... $6.99
A contemporary set from the west coast scene – and one that's got a similar feel to the soaring, spiritual sounds we've heard from some of the projects of Carlos Nino – but a quality that's maybe a bit more tripped-out overall! All tracks are long, and very jamming – with loads ... (Jazz, Deep Funk) read more CD

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Les Freres SmithFree To Go ... CD
Les Freres Smith (France), 2015. Used ... $9.99
This killer combo starts a fire right from the very first note on the set – then continues to burn strongly all the way through – with a vibe that's even sharper and tighter than their first set of Afro Funk a few years back! Les Freres Smith travel in familiar territory, but have a ... (Global Grooves, Deep Funk) read more CD

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VariousRhythm Masters ... CD
Soul Patrol (France), 2005. Used ... $4.99
The mighty Soul Patrol Records is firmly back in business – and this time around they're serving up a collection of newer work pulled from the catalogs of modern funk labels Soul Fire and Timmion! The work on the set grooves with the raw deep funk power of obscure 70s funky 45s – and ... (Funky Compilations, Deep Funk) read more CD

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Bobby PreviteDangerous Rip ... CD
Enja, 1998. Used ... $6.99
(Jazz, Deep Funk) CD
(Out of print.)
 
 



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