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Issue 1080

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Diazpora: Islands

Legere Recordings forge ahead with funk once more in the guise of veteran band, Diazpora and as they say 'the funk does not stand still, it's on a constant journey...

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TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND : LIVE FROM THE FOX OAKLAND

Described as the best Rock n Soul band in the world by Robert Elms I for one, tend to agree with him having witnessed their raw visceral power last year live...

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The Manhattans : I Kinda Missed You The Anthology 1973-1987

Fans of The Chi lites, Barry White,The Stylistics etc are going to love this choice retrospective,full of stirring string crescendos,fine harmonies and hefty arrangements

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My Trippin' Mojo : Edda's Garden

Some tasty (analogue recorded) deep funk all the way from the east side Leipzig,Germany reveals itself with My Trippin' Mojo fresh sounding debut album.

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Jo Harman: The People We Become (Total Creative Freedom)

Jo Harman: People We Become (Total Creative Freedom)

Though Harman has made her name on the blues circuit in the UK, in truth she mixes various genres including elements of rock, pop and country as well as soul, gospel and blues in her music...

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Lupe Fiasco: Drogas Light (1st & 15th/Thirty Tiggers' Records)

Lupe Fiasco: Drogas Light  (1st & 15th/Thirty Tiggers’ Records)

I’m wondering why the Fiasco is Lupe, trying to catch some action of a market that he surely don’t really need? But now he’s coming like a new jack and dropping it like he’s the new boy...

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“Hot Coffey in the D: Burnin’ at Morey Baker’s Showplace Lounge”

Dennis Coffey is a name all funk and soul heads will be well aware of after all it was this guy who added the spice to many of Motown's funkier hits with his distinctive wah wah and fuzz toned blessedness.

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Stone Foundation: Street Rituals (100% Records)

Stone Foundation: Street Rituals (100% Records)

The hard working Midlands soul band’s seventh album finds them fulfilling their early promise with an excellent set featuring production, guest vocals, guitar and piano from Paul Weller...

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Matata : Wanna Do My Thing The Complete President Recordings

Their unique fusion of Afrobeat,Afrofunk,Hi Life and Soul music are all bound together with infectious energy and I love it!

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Deodato : Night Cruiser & Happy Hour

Let's face it Brazilian Eumir Deadato’s most successful period had been in the early 70’s when he presented his opus, the classic 'Also Sprach Zarathustra'

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