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New releases and pre-orders 27th March 2020

There are some great releases this week, in fact pretty much something for everyone with the largest batch of new releases for a while. Lindsey Webster has established herself as one of the leading Jazzy/Soul singers and she doesn't disappoint with yet another quality set 'A woman like me'. Robin McKelle and Kandace Springs both have really nice vocal Jazz albums. Shabaka and the Ancestors, James Taylor Quartet and Malclom Strachan have all made good new Jazz albums, and a new name to me Isaac Carree. The Matti Klein and Brecker Brothers sets are now in on vinyl as well...
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New releases and pre-orders 20th of March 2020

Tower of Power are one of, if not the longest running band in our music having been together for 52 years and they return with another strong album 'Step it up' available on CD and LP. Joe negro has compiled vol 2 of his 90's House and Garage series. The Unreleased live Brecker Brothers album recorded in the 1980 show this great band at their peak, and their is a complete Sister Sledge Cd set. BEST SELLERS Check out the best selling releases at Soul Brother here PRE-ORDERS Pre-order for next week for good new albums from Lindsey Webster, Candace...
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New releases and pre-orders 13th March 2020

Matti Klein is a new name to me but he has made a nice groovy Soul Jazz trio album out this week on Cd , LP next week. Raul Midon will please his fans with his new album. The Timo lassy Big band album is now out on vinyl. There are some good reissue albums on vinyl Little Beaver in demand 'Party Down' being the best. resonance have good best of Bill Evans and Wes Mongomery LP's. We have back in stock at last Change 7cd box set and limited qty's of Michael Orr's excellent 'Spread love' album on CD...
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New releases and pre-orders 6th March 2020

Jose James has made his best album for a long while 'No Beginnings no end 2' has is right back in that jazz neo-Soul vybe and features duets with Ledisi and Lizz Wright amongst others. Alex Piddu has a strong retro 80's Soul album ft Gene Robinson from Breakwater on many tracks this is likely to appeal to Soul radio listeners Greg Foat teams up with linkwood for a more electric album. There is a brassy live album from Timo Lassy. Roy Ayers produced Eighties ladies of the eighties is now available on Lp always as CD. Cornelious brothers classic crossover 'Too late to turn back'...
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New releases and pre-orders 28th February 2020

Peabo Bryson modern soul classic from 1981 'Why don't you make up your mind?' Is released on 45 for the first time Available as regular or limited dj copies. Robert Glasper returns with a primarily hip hop album featuring many guests incl Herbie Hancock. There are good new Jazz albums from Warren Wolf, Timo Lassy and Vincent ingala plus new Blues/Southern soul from Robert Cray band. Roy Ayers produced Eighties ladies album is reissued on CD, Lp to follow probably next week The next four albums in the Blue Note Tone Poet high quality analog dressings are here from Grant...
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New releases and pre-orders 21st of February 2020

Glow have produced what is probably the best New Soul album of the year so far in 'Ten of Diamonds' . It features many vocalists including Omar, Honey La Rochelle and Keith Robinson who sounds a little like Jarrod Lawson.Also to help the environment it comes in a metal box ! Pat Metheny makes his best album for many years 'From this place' and Jon Batiste makes a tribute album to Roy Hargrove 'Chronology of a dream'. The Uk band Soul Immigrants have a good retro soul album on vinyl and we are giving a FREE copy of their single...
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New releases and pre-orders 14th of February 2020

Some superb releases this week with smooth soul specialist Carmichael Musiclover topping the bill - his 'The Best Thing Yet' CD may be just that: A bumper 17 track offering that will please his fans and earn new followers. Moses Boyd follows up his highly acclaimed 2018 set with another bristling melting pot of new UK jazz that is steeped in the vitality of the creative scene at present while Snarky Puppy's 'Bill Laurance Trio's live recording from the world-renowned Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club during the 2018 International Piano Trio Festival makes it to CD. Rainer Trueby's 'Soulgliding' compilation is...
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New releases and pre-orders 7th of February 2020

Gil Scott Heron recorded his last album 'I'm new here' 10 years ago and to celebrate its anniversary the album is reissued with extra tracks plus there is a reimagining album by Makaya McCraven which really brings the album to life. The Sorcerers have a very interesting soundtrack album 'In search of the monkey god'. Jeremy Pelt and Christian McBride both has good new jazz albums. Steve Spacek has a new album 'Houses' Larombe 'from Philly' is a collection of unreleased 80's Soul tracks which is really very good now available on Cd and Lp. Al Kent has re-edited many...
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New release and pre-orders 31st January 2020

Nick Walters is the trumpeter from the London band Ruby Rushton and he has made a brilliant five track mini album available today on CD and LP, these guys are on fire at the moment ! Rita Ray is a new name a blue eyed Soul singer from Estonia and her debut album is a strong retro soul LP. There are two great 45 reissues this week ; Sweet mixture 'House of fun and love' a very in demand and hard to find uptempo Rare groove underground classic reissued for the first time and Darrow Fletcher modern soul delight 'My...
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New releases and pre-orders 24th of January 2020

There are some nice albums released this week. Nicholas Payton returns with a nice Live Double CD 'Relaxing with Nick' on Smoke Sessions , Gary Bartz is involved in as tribute to Charlie Parker on the same label. Brian Simpson and Steve Oliver have a good smooth Jazz album and Ruby Turner has a new album. Dj Andy Smith reaches up for Disco Wonderland vol 2 on BBE another good compilation of Disco Soul. The JBs previously unreleased initial sessions with Bootsy Collins 'More mess on my thing' is now out on CD for the first time, and there are...