Happy New year to all of our customers, and thanks once again for all your support throughout 2018. December was an incredibly busy month at Soul Brother, our busiest Christmas for 10 years!
We have two highly anticipated compilations in store today, Luxury Soul 2019 and Solar Soul, ready for immediate shipping. Canadian Jen Kearney has a good new independent Soul album and Marcus Strickland a good new jazz album.
There is a very special limited edition Blue note reissue this week an expanded and totally Analogue superbly mastered Double LP edition of Duke Pearson ‘I Don’t Care Who Knows album, which features a great line up of musicians including Andy Bey, Flora Purim, Airto, Bobby Hutcherson and many more., grab this while you can , a future rarity for sure.
Christian Scott Centenial Trilogy 3cd set contains three albums Rebel Ruler, Diaspora and Emancipation Procrastination one nice package, essential new jazz if you haven’t got the individual albums.
Pre-order for later in January for Soul Brother Records next 45, the first ever legal reissue of Sisters Love fantastic ‘Give Me Your Love’ a perennial rare groove favourite and dance floor filler. Keep a look out on our YouTube channel for a video coming soon.
Also coming in January Timi Yuro Northern Soul 45. see all pre-order titles here, more to be loaded during next week.
2018 gave us some great releases and reissues (especially in the Jazz) which you can view in our massive Albums and Singles of the year feature here.
Our albums and singles of the month for December/January can be seen here.
We have received approx 150 Original Soul albums, all in great condition which are all on display in the shop.The first 30 are available to see here. Plus there are approx 50 Japanese Blue Note albums which you can see here.
We also have approx 250 new 45’s arrivals which are also on display in the store. These are going fast.
We still have many great titles available so it’s certainly worth coming in to check them as we have had many visitors between Christmas and New Year filling their collections as you can see from the pictures on facebook.
Don’t miss out on the Soul Brother, Expansion and Outta Sight Cd Sale with over 100 fantastic titles available at just £6.99 each or 5 for £25. Some of the best Soul, Funk and Jazz-Funk albums ever recorded are included in this Sale along with many great compilations. You can check the complete list here. Watch out for our January CD and Vinyl Sale being announced on Monday 7th Jan.
Best of the Year Podcast
I hope that you enjoyed our best of the year 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 for another Soul Brother Selection at 10am on Solar radio/sky0129 , on DAB+ or the Solar app.
have a great weekend