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Lindsey Webster – A Woman Like Me | Album of the day 2nd April 2020

Lindsey Webster’s fifth studio album and her third for Shanachie continues the high standard that she has set with previous works and finds her voice even stronger as it matures. As ever there’s a strong autobiographical nature to the lyrics while the sophisticated, polished production and immaculate playing is on point. The breezy ‘Feels Like Forever’ contrasts with the more playful groove of ‘Close To You’, the bluesier ‘Always Love Me’ is a super chilled ballad while the foot-tapper ‘The Unknown’ picks up the pace a little. The albums finishes on it’s most emphatic note with ‘Running Around’ – the...
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Warren Wolf – Reincarntion | Album of the day 1st April 2020

Vibraphonist Warren Wolf releases yet another fine album. The vocal tracks are of a very high standard including the cover of the Isley Brothers’ ‘For The Love Of You’ plus the delicate ‘Livin The Good Life’, the superb laid back ‘In The Heat Of The Night’ (reminding me of something Quincy Jones might have made in his ‘Body Heat’/’Mellow Madness’ days) and the beautiful ‘Sebastian and Zoe’. They feature the gorgeous voice of new name for us, Imani-Grace Cooper. Warren Wolf’s playing is light and very melodic, complimented by a tight and some wonderful bass lines. ‘For Ma’ has deftness...
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Soul Brother best of the week mix 29th March 2020

Welcome to the first in what will be a regular feature where we focus on some of the best tracks from best sellers/new releases or just our current favourites here at Soul Brother Records. We hope you find these enjoyable and also good for discovering new sounds. Check the mix below. we've also made it easier to identify which track is playing by time-stamping the playlist.  0:00 -    Randy Brown - Love Is All We Need 7" 4:45 -     Larombe - Right On Time CD/LP 8:38 -     Tower Of Power - Addicted To You CD/Lp 13:12...
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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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9.99 sale on some fantastic recent and back catalogue soul, jazz and funk CDs

We are delighted to be able to offer these quality new, recent and back catalogue classics at the special price of £9.99 'til 1st of June or while stocks last. Many of these titles are now down to the last 2/3 copies with most others running very low. Once gone we don't anticipate getting many of these back so take advantage while you can. There are some excellent titles here - many essential soul and jazz releases - that are well worth checking out if you haven't already added to your collection. Please remember we are now solely mail order...
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Collector’s 12″ singles just in

Check out this list of 30 soul, funk, jazz and disco 12" singles just added to the site. We are now operating exclusively as a mail order business for as long as we are able to safely and lawfully enter the premises. Please do not visit the shop - the directive states that no non-essential travel should be undertaken anyway. If you need anything, please use our mail order. Use code HOPE at checkout for a small discount on UK postage. We are exceptionally grateful for any continued support. We appreciate that with all the uncertainty around, people's livelihood's are...
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Collector’s soul and blues CDs just arrived.

Check out this big list of Soul, and Blues CDs that we've just added to the online store. There are some great titles here and a lot of them are out of print. This is a great opportunity to  complete runs of artists' back catalogues or just locate harder to find titles. You can combine anything here with the previous pre-owned CD lists which can be found at this link. We'd like to thank you for your continued support in these trying times. Our normal operations have been altered drastically (like many, many other businesses) but we are attempting to...
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Collector’s 12″ singles just arrived

Have a look at this selection of 30 collector's 12" singles that has just arrived. Lots of classic soul club sounds and a few rarer bits in among them. Our shop is closed for walk ins but you can collect from the store. Mail order is the best option - add the code HOPE to cart for a small discount on UK postage. See info about our store closure here  We've created a mix using a baker's dozen of these sounds - check it out at this link. Thanks for people who have commented on these mixes - we're trying...