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New releases

There are some really good albums this week.

Lindsey Webster has made a fantastic new Soul/Jazz album ‘Back to your heart’ confirming her as one of the leading contemporary female singer/songwriters. If you missed them also check out her first two albums ‘Lindsey Webster‘ and ‘You Change’ which are also great. Yusef Kamaal is a new artist on Gilles Peterson’s Brownswood label, a superb New Jazz set paying homage to the greats.
Lee Fields has made an excellent retro Soul album ‘Special night’ backed by the fantastic Expressions, there is a limited edition double CD with the instrumentals.
Wallace Roney has a stellar line up for his brilliant  ‘A Place in time’ album. Bugge Wesseltoft has a great double set including unreleased cuts and new versions of tracks he has recorded over the past 20 years. There are some good reissues including an anthology of Melba Moore’s Buddah and Epic recordings, The Chimes and a rare Brazilian classic from Antonio Carlos & Jocafi.

Back in stock

The British Collective album is back in stock in limited quantities and all non signed CD orders will be dispatched today. Unfortunately the postponed in store is unlikely to be re arranged now, however the artists have agreed to sign some booklets so we will be able to fulfill the pre-orders for signed copies, the orders will be shipped as soon as they come back later in the month.

45s – R&R Soul Orchestra, Africano and Arnold Blair

There are a couple of great 45’s this week: Africano’s two superb sides recorded in the 70’s for Hi are back to back on the new Suncut label.The  R&R Soul Orchestra ‘Call on me’ is a great new track in the style of the Salsoul Orchestra.
The Arnold Blair 45 arrived yesterday afternoon, and all pre-order will be despatched by today. We sold out our allocation on pre-order, but we understand there will be some more hopefully later in the month, we will put it back available for pre-order when we have more info for those who missed out.

Carmen Lundy interview

Carmen Lundy’s gigs at the Pizza Express were fantastic, she kindly signed some CD’s for us which you can view here. Carmen also joined us on the show on Sunday and you can hear the very interesting interview here.

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Collector’s vinyl

Check out these original Vinyl Lp’s all at £10 each, there are some really good titles here.
There are also some really good Collectors Soul Vinyl LP’s in this list here. All of these are one offs so please order early to avoid disappointment. You can view all our new, recent and archive collector’s vinyl listings at this link

Upcoming in stores

I hope that you can join us next Friday 11th November 6-8pm for an in store with Kenya launching her ‘Skin Deep the collection’ remix CD. Gwendolyn Collins will also be joining here.
Tristan will also be joining us on Saturday 19th November at 12.

Radio Show

I hope that you enjoyed the show on  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 or DAB in London.Manchester and Norwich for another Soul Brother selection.
have a great weekend
Laurence