Feature Groups Archives: Top Releases of the Week

New releases and pre-orders 13th of July 2018

There are relatively few releases this week but there are some great albums and reissues. The Suffers have made what is likely to be one of THE Soul albums of the year with ‘Everything Here’ a beautiful album to lift up our spirits. Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad present The Midnight Hour another very […]

New releases and pre-orders 6th of July 2018

Kaidi Tatham is an incredible keyboard player and pioneer of the West London Broken beat sound. Albums from Kaidi are few and far in between and usually sell out quickly, so grab this fantastic album whilst we have them, on CD and Double vinyl. Sons of Kemet album sold out very quickly but we have […]

New releases and pre-orders 29th June 2018

There are a lot of seriously good releases this week. Louie Vega has made a fantastic album of disco and soulful house. ‘NYC Disco’ is what it says in the title and includes vocal contributions from Luther, Be Be Winans, Rochelle Fleming, Josh Milan and many more, now available on a 2CD set plus 2 […]

New Releases and pre-orders 22nd of June 2018

Kamasi Washington blew us away with his debut ‘The Epic’ in 2015 and he returns with a possibly an even better album ‘heaven & Earth’ released today. It is a 2CD  or 4LP set with a bonus disc and is an incredible piece of music which will not only appeal to his fans but also […]

New Releases and pre-orders 15th of June 2018

It is a fantastic week for new releases with 4 albums worthy of being album of the week. Nicola Conte has produced what is quite possibly his best to date with ‘Let Your Light shine on’ ,an amazing album that gets better on each play, featuring a great cast of musicians incl Theo Croker and […]

New releases and pre-orders 11th of June 2018

I was away last week so here is the new arrivals email which you would normally have received on Friday. There are some great reissue LPs this week from Alex Brown, Ruby Andrews and Cecil McBee. Josh Milan incredible 6.9.69 is now back in stock on CD whilst this batch lasts, so if you missed […]

New releases and pre-orders 1st June 2018

Soulutions made a big impact with their debut album a couple of years ago and now return with their second album ‘Thankful’, which has been receiving a lot of airplay. The legendary band Tower of Power have been together for over 45 years and their first album in some years ‘The Other Side of Town’ […]

New releases and pre-orders 25th May 2018

There are some very good new releases and reissues this week.  Kamaal Williams is one half of Yussef Kamaal that took us all by a storm with ‘Black Focus’ a couple of years ago. Henry Wu (Kamaal Williams) ‘Returns’ which will further enhance the reputation of underground London based New Jazz.it is available on CD, […]

New Releases and pre-orders 18th May 2018

FRESH IN!   There are loads of great new releases and reissues this week. Detroit Sax legend Dave McMurray releases his debut for Blue Note a strong funky to straight ahead set with our man sounding really strong.  Mamas Gun release what is probably their best album of funky soul with crossover appeal. Potatohead People […]

New releases and pre-orders 11th May 2018

It is another great week for releases with many top drawer new albums and reissues. Top of the pile is Sean Khan whose ‘Palmares Fantasy’ is a fantastic new Jazz album recorded with Hermeto in Brazil, truly timeless beautiful music, The CD is in now pre-order for the LP for 25th. K.Avett also has a […]