There are a lot of good releases this week. Lori Williams has made a lovely Jazzy Soul album ‘out of the Box’ produced by Bob Baldwin. Fatima’s album is now available on CD as well as LP. There are two very interesting new Jazz albums from Moses Boyd and Butcher Brown, plus Baldwin has made a very good Beatles cover album in a Jazz style.
Great reissues on CD from Earth Wind & Fire (First two albums) , Billy Paul in SACD quality ,Dave Valentine plus comps from Joe Simon and early Staples Singers.
Nicole Conte has compiled the Spiritual side of the MPS label on a really good comp ‘Presents Cosmic Forest’.. There are some interest vinyl reissues including coloured vinyl versions of Miles ‘Kind of Blue’ and Wu -tang clan.and some good rare 45 reissues.
Sulpacio Jones in store today!
If you are planning on coming to the store today pop in between 1-2pm to meet Sulpacio Jones who may – just may – be planning a little treat for you.
Doggett Brothers in store 20th October
Please put in your diary Sat 20th October when the Doggett Brothers will be in store signing copies of their ‘get High’ CD at 12am along with initially Nate James. If you can’t make it but would like a signed copy you can pre-order one now
. The CD has been delayed due to a manufacturing fault but corrected copies will be with us by next Friday.
Tomorrow Sat 13th October is National album Day and we will be celebrating at Soul Brother by playing back classic 70’s Soul albums throughout the day. Today it is Funk and Sunday Malcolm will be playing classic Reggae and World albums. I hope you can join us to celebrate 70 years of the LP record. Each day we have been publishing a list of 33 (or so) classic album by each Sub genre that we stock. You can see all of the published lists here
. We are offering a 10% discount on orders of 3 or more LPs from these lists until Mon 15th Oct
Albums Of The Month
There are some great albums out at the moment you can see our albums of the month feature here
. If you haven’t already got it, check the Poogie Bell Band album is one of the best of the year, Steal Vybe is a fantastic Soulful House set and Ed Motta lovely set plus the new Soul Togetherness 2018, check them all out here
Essential new and recent 12″ singles
You can view the most recent 12″ and 7″ singles here
Shop open later on Tuesday 16th
Next Tuesday 16th October we will be opening slightly later at 11am due to the store being used as a set in a new independent feature film.
I hope you enjoyed the show last Sunday , if you missed it you can catch it again on the podcast here
. I hope that you can join me again this Sunday on Solar radio for another Soul Brother Selection
have a Great weekend