New releases – 29th September 2017


Will Downing has made his best album in a while ‘Soul Survivor’  finds him in good voice, and there are some nice duets with Avery sunshine. Ledisi has a nice R&b/Soul album and Zara McFarlane consolidates her position as a leading UK vocalist. Sweet Pea Atkinson makes a belated follow up 35 years after his debut which is well worth checking out. Jordan Rakei is in LP –  Cd next week.
There are some good singles with Kamasi Washington, Timo Lassy ft Ed Motta and first time on vinyl for Norman Connors Captain Connors 12″ version. Leroy Hutson, Masterpiece and Roz Ryan have good reissue 45’s plus we have a few more copies of Mother Braintree back in.
There are good collections from Miles Davis and Stax- Soulsville USA.


Pre-order for some great albums coming in October from Chantae Cann, Calvin Richardson, Christian Scott, Sarah Elizabeth Charles and more.see all pre-order titles here.
The Soul Togetherness 2017 CD and Soul Festival Cd’s are flying out, if you haven’t already ordered your copy, you can follow the link.  The LP’s are now due in next week.


We are sad to learn of the passing of Charles Bradley , i had the privilege of seeing him live at the Daptone review show at Shepherds Bush a few years ago, he was a dynamic performer. Jason has written a fitting tribute which you can read here. 


Check out these original Vinyl Lp’s which have just arrived.
Our Summer Sizzler Sale due to end tomorrow has been extended until Mon 2nd October to give you the weekend to grab a bargain with some of these great CD’s at £6.99 each or 5 for £25. See the lists here.
The FTG CD sale continues until 15th Oct, with some nice titles at £9.99 each or 5 for£40. see the list here
You haven’t already checked out The Voices of East Harlem albums we recently released, check this video. These classic albums produced by Leroy Hutson are amongst the best that we have released on our label. Available as individual LP’s or a great value 2 on 1 CD.


I hope that you enjoyed the show last week. If you missed it you can hear it again on the podcast here. I hope that you can join me again this Sunday at 10am on Solar radio/sky0129  and DAB for another Soul Brother Selection.
Please note this Sunday the shop will be Open from 1.30 pm to 5pm 
Have a great weekend