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New releases and pre-orders 17th of May 2019

It's a great week for releases with some fantastic new albums on both CD and LP. Tahirah Memory 'Asha' is a beautiful follow up to her superb 'Pride' in store today and pre-order for a signed copy for when she is here on 15th June. Rahsaan Patterson returns with his best album is years 'Heroes and Gods' . Theo Croker has made another great album 'Star people nation' available today on CD and next week on Vinyl. Shafiq Husayn is a new name to us but you will be familiar with many of the many of the vocalists incl Erykah...
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New releases and pre-orders 10th of May 2019

Some great albums and 45s feature this week, none less so than the stunning and highly anticapted set from Carlton Jumel Smith. With the crack team of Timmion house band/writing crew Cold Diamond & Mink behind this, Carlton has delivered an album that oozes vintage soul class. If you liked the monster crossover killer 'This Is What Love Looks Like' this is essential! Tony Momrelle releases his stunning new set - the 'The Best Is Yet To Come' - and the music and vocals are absolutely on point. This album is packed with really strong cuts that will further elevate...
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New releases and pre-orders 3rd of May 2019

The long awaited Disco Soul Gold 2 CD is out this week, with 19 contemporary Modern soul gems mixed by Nigel Lowis. Alfa Mist have a really good new Jazz album, mainly instrumental but ft Jordan Rakei on LP only. Bobby Oroza is a Finnish Blue eyed soul singer and his album 'This love' is really nice retro soul.  There two outstanding Spiritual jazz reissues on the ever reliable Pure Pleasure 180gm analogue label. Adele Sebastian 'Desert Fairy Princess''' and Dadisi Komolafe ''''Hassans Walk'' are both from the Nimbus West catalogue and are brilliant albums not to be missed, and...
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New releases and pre-orders 26th of April 2019

There are some very good new and reissue albums this week. Marvin Gaye 'You're the man' album is now available on CD, shipping today , still awaiting date on Vinyl repress. Kelly Finnigan is the latest artist to produce a good retro soul album on the Colemine label, available on CD and black or limited coloured vinyl. The O'jays return with  'The Last word' on Cd and LP and London based Ezra Collective release their first full album again on CD. Lp or limited Coloured vinyl. George Benson produce a tribute album to Chuck Berry and Fats Domino and Aaron...
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New releases and pre-orders 19th of April 2019

Chelsea Wilson returns with a very strong new Soul album 'Chasing Gold' now in stock on CD and LP. Dwight Trible fantastic 'Mothership'' album is now in stock on limited coloured Vinyl as well as CD and Black Vinyl. Bill Laurance 'Cables' is also now on LP and the Budos Band have a new album 'V' . There are some good reissues this week 9th Creation have an unreleased album from the early 80's on CD,  Vinyl due next week. Lamont Dozier's classic 'Love & Beauty' and the  fantastic Eliminators 'Lovin Explosion' get welcome vinyl reissues, and there is a...
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New releases and pre-orders 12th of April 2019

Quiana Lyndell is the latest winner of the Sarah Vaughan contest to record for Concord and her debut album 'A Little Love' illustrates how beautiful her voice really is, with a really lovely vocal jazz album, don't miss this.Chelsea Wilson fantastic album 'Chasing Gold' is now here on Vinyl , the CD will follow in the next week or so. Carmichael Musiclover 'Happy Place' is a good R&B/Soul album and we have a very limited number of copies of the rare promo CD 'Love Jones the musical' CD. Cykada is another new British Jazz band whose self titled album is...
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New releases and pre-orders 5th of April 2019

There are a couple of brilliant albums this week. Peckham's finest Ruby Rushton return with what is probably their best album to date 'Ironside' a superb album that shows how great the new Jazz coming out of London is at this moment. Veteran Lee Fields returns with one of his finest albums 'It Rains Love' a great album of Retro Soul which is available as a single CD , or deluxe with instrumentals and on Black or Coloured Vinyl. Joey De Francesco 'In the key of the Universe' ft Pharoah Sanders is another really strong new jazz album , now...
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New releases and Pre-orders 29th of March 2019

It is another great week for releases this week.  it's not every week you can announced a 'New' Marvin Gaye album especially one that was supposed to be released in 1972 ! 'You're The Man' is the long lost follow up to 'What's Going On' and features all of Marvin's non soundtrack recording from '72. Essential for every Soul fan. The Double LP is out now, the CD will be up for pre-order next week, due 26th April. Ralf Gum releases another strong Soulful and Afro house album ft Monique Bingham and others. Starlene Bey is another new Soul singer...
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New releases and pre-orders 22nd of March 2019

Bobby Sparks II has produced a great album that reminds me of the kind of record George Duke may have made back in the day, a mixture of Funky Jazz, P-Funk and Soul (feat Frank McComb and Isaiah Sharkey) mixed with a little craziness and a lot of energy !, well worth checking out. Christian Scott returns with another deep Jazz journey 'Ancestral Recall'. Snarky Puppy 'Immigrance' is now in on LP and well as CD, and we have a few vinyl copies back in stock of the Seed Ensemble 'Driftglass' (CD delayed to April due to manufacturing issue). There...
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New releases and pre-orders 15th of March 2019

It is another great week for new albums and 45's. There are good new Soul Cds from Marc Staggers and Rockie Robbins. It's a massive week for Jazz with great new albums from Dwight Trible (in now on CD and Black Vinyl, pre-order Coloured LP delayed until 19th April) , UK keyboardist Sarah Tandy on Jazz Refreshed and Comet is Coming (Vinyl likely to be limited on all of these). Robert Glasper band August Green album is finally available on CD and LP, and Snarky Puppy new album is in on CD, pre-order LP for next week. Jazz Vinyl There...