The Royal Krunk Jazz Orkestra is the brainchild of Trumpeter Russell Gunn and is an incredible essential album, check the 11 min opus ‘Fair’ ft Dionne Farris which has to be one of the best tracks of 2018. Also on Ropeadope Venture ‘Life Cycle’ is another good new jazz album , reminding us of an early 80’s Steps Ahead. Reel People ‘Retroflection’ is a great new album of Soul covers featuring many great vocalists. Willie Hightower’s great new Southern soul album is now also available on Vinyl.
Leroy Hutson ‘feel The Spirit’ is the latest of his classic 70’s albums to be reissued on Acid Jazz, The are some great reissues on vinyl this week. Gary Chandler’s ‘Outlook’
is a really funky Jazz album from the Eastbound label, Bettye Lavette’s ‘1972 Muscle Shoals sessions’ is released on Vinyl at last, and Marti Caine’ underground disco classic ‘Point of View’ gets a welcome reissue, also check the latest BBE Japanese Jazz rarity, plus some great Fela Kuti albums, and a few other Afro-Beat albums.
Kaidi Tatham returns to 2000 Black with a very strong 4 track EP.
Pre-order for next week Conya Doss, arriving on Monday and Joey Negro remixed with Love vol 3. See all the pre-order titles here.
Big thanks for everybody who came to Doggett brothers in store last Saturday, you can see the pictures here. We still have a few signed CDs available here, plus regular copies of this essential album.
Black Friday RSD – 23dr November
Friday 23rd November is Black Friday RSD , there are many exclusive vinyl releases available in store on the day, and whatever is still left on-line from Sat 24th we will be listing these over the next week or so when all the info is with us.
5 for 25 sale now on!
Check out what may be our best ever Sale of Soul Brother/Expansion /Outta Sight CD’s with over 100 great available at £6.99 each or 5 for £25. See the list of the great titles here. Due to a technical issue the discount will be by using a coupon today – 5for25sale – but should revert to the normal automatic system either later today or on Monday.
Check the latest Original Vinyl LP’s new arrivals ‘Ladies of Soul’ here, there are some great titles, also check the previous lists from this great collection 70’s Soul, 70’s Motown, 60’s Motown .
Essential Recent singles
You can check the latest Soul Brother Selection on the podcast here. I hope that you can join me for another show this Sunday at 10am on Solar Radio/sky 0129 and on DAB or the Solar app.
have a great weekend