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Jake Mason Trio: The Stanger In The Mirror

Jake Mason Trio: The Stranger In The Mirror

These guys really have excelled themselves in pushing the boundaries of soul jazz and on the quality of what's on offer,a scintillating killer of epic proportions

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Dave And Ansell Collins: Double Barrel

All good Ska, Bluebeat and Reggae lovers are going to appreciate this thoroughly comprehensive compilation (with new tracks never released on CD)...

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Harry J All-stars: Liquidator

Let's face it,some music never grows old.Just who can forget that classic sixties single 'Liquidator'? A beautiful tune dreamt up by reggae producer, Harry Johnson who became one of Jamaica's fastest growing hitmakers...

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The Magnificent Tape Band: The subtle Art Of Distraction (ATA Records)

Leeds based outfit The Magnificent Tape Band (brainchild of Neil Innes & Pete Williams) bring out their debut album recorded in analogue and the results show, this is a real touch of class and rather special too...

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Judith Hill: The Pepper Club

"Pepper" is no potboiler either,slinky guitar,crisp beats,some decent slap bass and a stonking horn section make this a goose necking floor filling and fun party banger - five feet from stardom!

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Spiritchaser & Est8 ft Emily Cook

Spiritchaser & Est8 ft Emily Cook "Because I Knew" (Guess Records)

Mark Bamford), Est8 and vocalist Emily Cook on the menu, then you know you’re in for some audible bliss! Their new collaborative single "Because I Knew" is a fresh, deep house groove with Afro vibes...

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Fierce Angel Presents Bonnie Bailey ’Song Book Volume 1’  (Fierce Angel)

Fierce Angel Presents Bonnie Bailey: ’Song Book Volume 1’ Album (Fierce Angel)

To the delight of Bonnie Bailey fans, "Song Book Volume 1" is a comprehensive collection of her work, which finally gets to see the light of day as full album, thanks to former Hed Kandi boss Mark Doyle...

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Lakeside : Shot of love,rough riders,fantastic voyage

It's interesting that this 1980 release really put Lakeside out there with bands like Slave, Bar-Kays & Parliament especially being from Dayton,Ohio this now promoted them to the first division of Funkateers.

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Ltd : shine on

Hands up who remembers L.T.D? (Love, Togetherness, Devotion), the ten-piece Band from North Carolina that featured Jeffrey Osborne on lead vocals a band that came into their own in the early 70’s

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Marlena Shaw : Go Away little Boy the columbia anthology

* Lovers of soul jazz and rare groove will no doubt be extremely excited by this bumper 2-CD compilation concentrating on her three year stint with Columbia between 1977-1980,culled from three of her seminal albums

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