New releases and pre-orders 7th of September 2018

***STOP PRESS Natasha Watts Cd just arrived for immediate shipping , order now to be the first to receive this great new album***
Kandace Springs returns with another quality soulful Jazz album. There are three very limited edition releases on the Jazz Refreshed label, highlighting the incredibly talented British Jazz musicians, all well worth checking out. The Lewis Express have made a very nice Soul jazz album reminiscent of Young Holt unlimited etc.
Ashford & Simpson 3CD Anthology covers all their classic tracks from the Warner brothers years.
Volcov has a very good and varied compilation ‘From the Archive vol 2’.
There are good vinyl reissues from David Axelrod and Afro Cuban All Stars, plus 12s from Leon Ware and two from the Gondwana label. Teddy Pendergrass 90’s classic ‘Beleive in Love’ is released on a 45 for the first time.
Check out the great new releases from Monday and last Friday

Natasha Watts in store

Don’t miss Natasha Watts in store on Saturday 22nd September from 1pm signing copies of her new album ‘Next Chapter’. If you can’t make it you can pre-order a signed copy or regular copy here.

Soul Togetherness 2018 is now in production for release on 28th September, you can pre-order a CD or Double LP copy here to ensure you are amongst the first to receive this years essential compilation of new modern Soul dancers.

Pre-orders

You can see all the pre-order titles here:  John Reid and Sylvia Striplin due next week.

Vinyl selections

Check out this list of Original Vinyl Sealed albums that have recently arrived.
Also check these lists of new and recent 12″ singles and 45’s

Albums of The Month

There have been many great albums out recently, check our albums of the month here.
Soul Brother Records next release will be Johnnie Taylor’s two classic 60’s cuts ‘Ain’t That Loving You/’Blues In The Night’ on a 45 with a specially designed retro 60’s label , due end of September, but you can pre-order now.

We’re featured in a book!

We are honoured to have been included in a new book that focuses on Record Stores and their stories. The book is out on 24th September and we shall be stocking it. More details to follow. In the meantime follow on

Twitter for more info.

National album day

The BBC have devised an event that aims to celebrate the Album in all its glory  to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the LP record. Soul Brother will be publishing lists of the best albums for each genre and playing back whole classic albums in store during week preceding the day at 3.33pm  and on the day itself through the day with a very special album at 3.33., i hope that you can join us.

Radio Show

I hope that 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 at 10am, on Solar radio/sky0129, DAB or on the solar app for another Soul Brother selection.
have a great weekend
Laurence