New releases – 7th April 2017

New Releases

There are a few nice new albums this week,  but a great batch of reissues and compilations. Cherry red group have double CD anthologies from B.T.Express, Teena Marie and Johnny Nash, and Ace have 4 great comps including Pied Piper finale and More from the Other side of The Trax (stax).  Masterpiece 23 will keep lovers of 80’s boogie on their feet.

The brilliant James Brown Funky People Vol 2 comp gets a double LP issue on get Down with the full album at a much better sound quality than the 80’s issue.
There are some nice 45’s from Ace from Bill Doggett, Funkadelic, Johnny lytle and a limited Ed the Stars of Modern.

Pre-orders

Pre-order for next week Soul Lounge 13, see all the pre-order items here.

Albums Of The Month

We have now uploaded our albums of the month feature for April which you can see here ,  there are some great albums coming with several from Ropeadope due either next week or the week after. Rasheed Ali 1968 love Power has experience a manufacturing delay but should be in next week. Also Louie Vega Starring XXV!!! Cd is in process of being repress and will be back in shortly, apologies for the delay in shipping orders on this title.

Record store Day is Saturday 22nd April, Soul Brother have two great releases for the day. Susan Phillips ‘Soft Sexy Soul’ one of the most elusive Soul LP’s originally released on All Platinum in 1971 lovely orchestrated New jersey Soul and The Headhunters ‘God Make me Funky’ (the rare 4 min promo version) . Both titles are already sold out at distribution, so be sure to come to our store on the day to ensure you grab your copy. We will be uploading all the other expected titles during next week.
Don’t miss out on our Spring CD ale which finishes at the end of April.  There are over 500 titles to choose from at £6.99 each or 5 for £25. So have a look and grab yourself a bargain.

Radio Show

I hope that you enjoyed the show last week, if you missed it you can hear it again on the podcast here. I hopev that you can join me again this Sunday at 10am on Solar Radio /sky 0129 and DAB for another Soul Brother Selection.
Have a great weekend
Laurence