New releases 12th May 2017

There are some great releases this week. Top of the pile are a new album from Hi records legend Don Bryant who has made a great Memphis Soul album out today on CD and LP. DJ Jazzy Jeff is behind The Playlist ft Glenn Lewis ‘Chasing Goosebumps’ a limited edition Double LP, this set was recorded in one week,  absolutely brilliant don’t miss out on this. Dianne Krall has a new album and she reverts to her earlier jazz style.
Soul Brother Records are delighted to present Spanky Wilson’s classic 1969 album ‘Doin it’ on 180gm LP. This is another rare female Soul album of quality, a mix of sista funk, mid tempo soul and ballads.
Steve Nelson has a nice new jazz CD,  and Theo Croker’s fantastic ‘Escape Velocity’ gets welcome vinyl issue.
There are good reissue Cds from Benny Golson, Spyder Turner, and a  spriitual jazz classic  from Lloyd McNeil.
There are some good vinyl  Jazz reissues this week.and there are a bunch of releases from Alhoa got soul with great singles from Mike Lundy, Aura and other plus the Aura LP.

Tom Glide in store

A big thanks to everybody who came to the in store last Saturday with Tom Glide, Chidi and Soul Emma Louise, it was a great day, you can see the pictures here.
The album ‘Divas got soul’ will be up there in the Soul albums of 2017, you can grab your copy here.

Pre-orders

Pre-order for next week for Jazzmeia Horn which will be one of the vocal jazz albums of the year, a star in the making. Also out on 19th May are albums from Ray Mantilla and a few from Ropeadope from Adam Turchin, Adam Ben Ezra, Jared Sims and Ollie Howell.  othere are loads of grat albums on 26th May including the brilliant Ruby Rushton, Moonchild, Louis Hayes, Maysa, Pieces of a dream and more. We are taking pre-orders for the new James Day album out 5th June but may arrive before then. You can view all the pre-order titles here

Record Store Day releases

Don’t miss out on the last copies of the Record Store Day Exclusive Releases.
You can see the Soul , Jazz ,Funk, Blues and reggae releases here. Most of these are now out of press so grab them whilst you can.

Radio Show

I hope that you enjoyed the show last week, if you missed it you can hear it again here.I hope that you can join me this Sundayat 10am on Solar radio/sky0129 or DAB for another Soul Brother Selection.
Have a great weekend
Laurence