J.P. Bimeni & The Black Belts have made a great retro soul album ‘Give Me Hope’ now finally available on vinyl (black or limited coloured)as well as CD. Athens of the north have two reissue albums this week : Arthur Ponder – The Prince of Georgia Soul, Southern/Modern Soul and Ike Noble & The Uptights late 60’s/early 70’s Funky Soul. Jazz Room records return with Robin Jones UK Latin Jazz masterpiece ‘Denga’, and Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers With Thelonius Monk Atlantic album gets a remastered Deluxe 2LP/2CD issue. Ella Fitzgerald – Ella At The Hollywood Bowl – The Irving Berlin Songbook is a previously unreleased live version of one of her classic songbook albums out on CD, LP to follow when the stock is found in distributors warehouse. We are back in stock of a couple of Stevie Wonder’s classic 70’s albums on vinyl.
We still have many of the great titles that were released for RSD Drop 2 last Saturday. You can check the following titles here:
We also still have many of the titles from drop 1 in
Welcome to the Soul Brother Summer CD Sale. There are 100 titles that are temporarily reduced to £9.99 until 3rd October whilst stocks last. There is some great Soul , Funk. Jazz and Jazz-Funk albums and compilations featured including many from the Soul Brother, Expansion and Outta sight labels, plus some recent albums. There is very limited stock of certain titles, so please order early to avoid disappointment. See all the titles here.
See our album of the day features for some great new and reissue albums
Pre-order for some great new 45 reissues due in the next couple of weeks including two on our own label Tania Maria ‘Come With Me’, and Barbara Lynn super rare ‘Mellow Feeling’ , three from Expansion all available as regular dinked 45s or solid centre DJ Copies, the Barbara single has a limited edition of 100 numbered full centre copies. Also Will has his first single as reissue of two tracks from a Touch Of Class well worth checking out. We also have the previously unreleased on vinyl the 1973 debut Wood Brass & Steel album.see all pre-order titles here.
Additionally, we’ve been asked to curate a live Jazz event at Benk and Bo in Aldgate for an event called Natural Jazz. A Jazz-Fusion quintet called NTBM (Not To Be Missed) will be playing, alongside strictly vinyl Jazz DJ sets in a lovely intimate setting with a great selection of natural wines. They are having a flash sale on tickets at the moment between now and midday tomorrow so use the discount code JAZZFORAFIVER to get more than half price discounted tickets for a limited period of time. Grab tickets while you can HERE
Have a great weekend