Wow ! what a week for new releases. There’s something for everyone this bumper week.
For new releases check out the very limited edition 12″ single from the amazing Matthew Halsall with new material that will not be released on any other format.
Jordan Rakei has made a great version of Donald Byrd Wind Parade on a 45 from the forthcoming (in Oct) Blue Note reimagined album. Taruya Kuroda has another good album out this time on First Word on LP only. Matt Johnson (of Jamiroquai) has a solo album of contemporaryJazz- Funk.
Butcher Brown step up onto the Concord label and release #KingButch possibly their most accessible album to date Cd out now Lp on pre-order. Jazz is Dead 3 featuring Marcus Valle is now in on CD , Lp on pre-order. Rymden have another strong album of Scandinvian jazz on Jazzland.
For reissue there is A cellarful of Motown vol 5 featuring some real obscurities and Spiritual Jazz 12: Impulse maintains the high standards of the series. There is an unreleased Thelonius Monk album and a 60th anniversary Deluxe edition of John Coltrane ‘Giant Steps’ both on CD and LP.
Billy Brooks ‘Window of my mind’ album featuring the much sampled ‘Fourty Days’ gets a reissue on both formats. Walter Bishop Black Jazz album, ‘Coral Keys’ is now out on vinyl and Ohio Players ‘Pleasure’ a welcome vinyl reissue.
There are some great 45’s with Latin Revolution 2 , Isley Brothers and Brenda Holloway, Carolyn Crawford, John Edwards and Denise & Abe amongsts the highlights.
Pre-order for next week for Light of the World, Cosmic Vibrations ft Dwight Trible and the week after for Soul Togetherness 2020 CD. See all the pre-order titles here, more to be loaded early next week.
We still have many of the great releases for RSD 2020 August Drop in stock including brilliant rare albums from Gaston, Magnum, Timeless Legend and 45s from Robert Parker and Clarence Reid. See all the Rsd titles here
Next saturday 26th September is the second drop , we will be publishing the titles we have available early next week.
Check out the great Original Vinyl that we have available from a couple of really good collections , many of these records are 40+ years old but look like new records. See the lists here.
have a great weekend