Soul & Funk

I Can't Change / You Only Live Twice

Lorraine Chandler

Label Outta Sight Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. osv032

Lorraine Chandler - Pied Piper Productions. headed by Motown Funk Bothers vibes and tambourine session man extraordinaire Jack Ashford, made an amazing series of Detroit Soul gems on The ...

Mr Magic

John Heartsman and Circles

Label Athens Of The North Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. aoe020

Jazzman Records released the Holy Grail LP of John Heartsman. I did my own edit of 'Mr. Magic' whilst mastering the LP and spun it since then on Dub but never thought to put it out. It fi...

Your Autumn Of Tomorrow / Uncle Funk

The Crow

Label Inferno Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. ie429

The Crow "Your Autumn Of Tomorrow" is one of the quirkiest of all records cherished Northern Soul devotees. Hailing from New Jersey, and definitely not a Soul record in any form that Moto...

Standing On Solid Ground

Sidney Barnes

Label Hib Records Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. 705

Classic northern foot stomper!

It Really Hurt Me Girl

The Carstairs

Label Inferno Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. heat1001

It's a bit of a misnomer to say that The Carstairs "It Really Hurts Me Girl" is one of the best Northern Soul records. The bittersweet jewel is actually one of the best Soul Records ever,...

Let Me Make You Happy

Billy Woods / The Decisions

Label Inferno Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. heat1004

Billy Woods goosebump enducing "Let Me Make You Happy" is not just one of the most incredible 45's ever played on the Northern Soul scene, it comes with a typical weird world of Northern ...

If This Is Love

The Precisions

Label Inferno Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. 64727hy

Released on limited edition Made In Detroit label with neat engraved single on the flip. The side that does play is a monster - Detroit's "they could have been bigger than The Temptations...

Various - Super Breaks: Return To The Old School

Various - Super Breaks: Return To The Old School

Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. bgp2204

bgp's top-selling super breaks series returns on the 30th anniversary of the release of the first hip hop singles. the music captured on those early records by the sugarhill gang and the ...

Various - Super Funk 3

Various - Super Funk 3

Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. bgp2148

another slice of absolute rarities,sought after dancefloor classics and unreleased gems from freddy love,everyday people unlimited,preston love,chester randle and the soul senders etc

Tryin To Survive RSD Edition

Sumy

Released 29/04/17 Label Rush Hour Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. rhrss13

This is a Record Store Day 2017 item. It will be available to purchase from our stores from 8am 22nd April. Remaining stock will be available to purchase from this page at 00.01 29th April.

The Stars Of Modern - California Soul Classics

Various

Released 24/03/17 Label Kent Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. LTDEP 021

The fifth in the “The Stars Of....” series EPs is drawn from the catalogue of Modern Records, UK Kent’s starting point. Jackie Day’s ‘Before It’s Too Late’ and Vernon Garrett’s ‘If I Coul...

More From The Other Side Of The Trax - Stax-Volt 45rpm Rarities 1960-1968

Various

Released 24/03/17 Label Kent Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. CDTOP 462

To commemorate the 50th anniversary this month of the ground-breaking Hit The Road Stax tour of the UK and Europe, Kent is delighted to bring you a second volume of previously un-reissued...

Birth Of Soul - Special Detroit Edition 1960-64

Various

Released 24/03/17 Label Kent Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. cdkend460

Detroit gave the world soul music through the success of Motown Records, who were scoring hits from 1959 onwards. Their latest sound would be studied and aped by hundreds of acts around t...

Mukatsuku Presents Funk Monsters Volume 2

Pearl Dowdell, Billy Cee and The Freedom Express

Released 10/03/17 Label Mukatsuku Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. mukat050

Mukatsuku releases the second of the limited edition Funk Monsters series with two dance floor destroyers to slay the toughest of audiences.Up first Pearl Dowdell who's surname on earlier...

We Do It Together

Syl Johnson

Released 03/03/17 Label Numero Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. num326lp

Will Syl Johnson ever run out of soul? No way, baby. He’s got a bottomless supply! Syl’s inspiring voice and his mighty band, the Pieces of Peace, are a match made in soul heaven. Hit son...

My Funky Funky Band

Syl Johnson

Released 03/03/17 Label Numero Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. num324lp

Nobody - and I do mean nobody - has a funkier band than Syl Johnson! His famous Chicago outfit cooks up such powerful rhythms that there isn’t an R&B band in all the land that can com...

Twisted Wheel 2 - Brazennose and Whitworth Street 1963 - 1971

Various

Released 03/03/17 Label Outta Sight Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. osvlp011

From its opening in 1963 until its final emotive all-nighter, starring US soul legend Edwin Starr in January 1971, the Twisted Wheel played host to almost every major British R&B act ...

Forever (Reissue)

Frank Eddie

Released 24/02/17 Label Sol Discos Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. sol1003

Sol Discos introduces its 3rd reissue with these two songs from Frank Eddie: "Love Has Never Passed Me By" & "Forever". While the original record’s been known by a handful connoisseur...

One Nation Under A Groove

Funkadelic

Released 24/02/17 Label Warner Bros Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. bsk3209

LP Plus Bonus 7"

Since I Was A Little Girl

Hard Drivers

Released 24/02/17 Label Athens Of The North Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. ath040

This Disco Funk Banger was discovered reasonably late in the game on the Deepfunk scene,. Vivian Lee's big powerful vocal over the pushy backing is what its all about, straight to the poi...

Presents The Delfonics Instrumentals

Adrian Younge

Released 24/02/17 Label Linear labs Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. LL016LP

Tracks from Adrian Younge Presents The Delfonics have been sampled by Schoolboy Q, DJ Premier (and many more) and have been heard in Netflix monster hit Marvel’s Luke Cage! The Delfonics ...

Grits And Garvy (Full length Mono) / Crime Don't Pay

The Fame Gang

Released 24/02/17 Label bgp Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. bgps055

Southern funk at its very best. The original A-side is a sought-after organ groove track guaranteed to fill a floor. This is the full-length version in an otherwise unheard mono mix. The ...

Can't Shake It Loose / I'll Bet You

Funkadelic

Released 24/02/17 Label bgp Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. bgps057

Originally scheduled to be the second Funkadelic 45, ‘Can’t Shake It Loose’ was cancelled before release. The song had been a single (and northern soul classic) by Pat Lewis, whilst the S...

Pied Piper - Finale

Various

Released 24/02/17 Label ace Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. cdkend461

This final CD of Pied Piper material features more exciting tape finds. There’s even a little-known Pied Piper record from King Louie’s Court. It features Jack Ashford’s first productions...

A Dose of Soul - The Sylvia Funk Recordings 1971 - 75

Chet Ivey

Released 24/02/17 Label bgp Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. cdbgpd301

Between the late 1950s and the mid-80s Chet Ivey released nearly 30 singles, covering styles from R&B to early electro soul. This CD covers his funk recordings from 1971 through to th...

Take You Back / Don't Be Afraid

Valentine Unlimited Orchestra / Rainmaker

Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. corn001

The mysterious Cornhusker unearths two obscure DJ-only specials. The A side marries 70s soul (familiar to Westwood listeners back in the day) with Philly street-corner vocals that keener ...

Could It Be

Goldie

Label Top Sounds Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. tsep002

With television appearances on Not Only But also and Ready Steady Go, a Top 30 hit with Can't You Hear My Heartbeat and many well received appearances on package tours alongside the Yardb...

Sue Barker

Sue Barker

Label Hot Casa Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. hc48

A Fantastic and rare Soul-Jazz album recorded in Adelaide (Australia) in 1976. Originally pressed and released on Crest records and fully licensed by the Hot Casa team to reissue it on a ...

Now That I Have You

Tommy Mcgee

Label Numero Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. es58lp

Having anthologized his ‘60s songbook with 1976’s overdue long-player Positive-Negative, Grand Rapids, Michigan’s Tommy McGee was eager to place something more modern into the marketplace...

Bury Me Deep / Deep Sleep

Chance Halliday

Label Popcorn Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. popc158

Marvellously macabre popcorn magic from Chance Halladay, last seen on the popcorn label with his great take on '13 Women'. Here he is in a much more sombre mood, as he laments on his sins...

Love Is A Hurtin Thing / Brother Less Than A Man

Gloria Ann Taylor

Label Luv N Haight Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lh7077

Love Is A Hurtin' Thing is the lead off single with the ultra-heavy psychedelic soul burner "Brother Less Than A Man" on the B-side. Originally released on Gloria and her husband Walter W...

Sweet Maya

Sweet Maya

Label Luv N Haight Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lhcd081

Luv N'Haight is proud to re-issue Sweet Maya's self-titled album. A midwest jazz-funk classic with elements of folk, jazz, soul, funk and rock combining to create a heady blend reminiscen...

Label Luv N Haight Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lhlp081

Luv N'Haight is proud to re-issue Sweet Maya's self-titled album. A midwest jazz-funk classic with elements of folk, jazz, soul, funk and rock combining to create a heady blend reminiscen...

A Distant Star

Teakwood

Label Mo Soul Records Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. mslp9053

Download included. Tip on sleeve

This Time Will Be Different (The Sweet Soul Of Philadelphia: 1968-1982)

Various Artists

Label Interstate Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. is6801lp

Part 1 of Interstate Records' regional soul series documenting the emerging Philly Soul sound, as influenced by Gamble-Huff but focusing on more obscure artists/releases, featuring writin...

A Little Bit Of Soul 1957-1962

Sugar Pie Desanto

Label Jasmine Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. JASMCD3081

Assemble a couple of dozen or so fine songs, blend them with the arranging talents of the likes of Riley Hampton, stir in a cupful of great voice, add a large measure of brimming over per...

Today Is The Day

Frazelle

Label Athens Of The North Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. ath041

Huge support from Jeremy underground / Floating Points / Motor City Drum Ensemble. HUGE record if you're into disco, modern or just good fucking music and you probably don't own unless yo...

What You Gonna Do

Fruit

Label Athens Of The North Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. aotn42

Extremely limited 500 only no repress! The Fruit Band's fleeting existence was only recently revealed by the discovery of a few unsold copies of their sole 1978 single, Say It, which quic...

Hot Oklahoma Nights

Uptown Syndicate

Label Athens Of The North Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. aoe022

Fast Moving, High Stepping, Moving and Grooving to the beat of the Uptown Syndicate Show. Uptown Syndicate Band was formed in Norman,Oklahoma May 1971. The band spanned nine years and had...

The Early Motown Eps Volume 2

Various

Label UMC Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. 5372110

The second volume of a highly collectable Motown EP’s series. The seven EP’s or extended play records featured on this second box set chronicle the peculiar phenomena of the UK Motown EP ...

Presents The Delfonics

Adrian Younge

Label Linear labs Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. LL015LP

The Delfonics is the quintessential sweet-soul group. Hailing from Philadelphia, the crew formed in the mid-'60s, with the definitive original lineup as lead vocalist and songwriter Will...

James Brown's Funky People Pt 2

Various

Label Get On Down Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. GET54084LP

As music fans know, James Brown wasn’t just the greatest funk and soul singer the world has ever seen – he was also a musical visionary and businessman, who surrounded himself with geniu...

Skunk Juice - Dirty Funk From the Big Apple

The Pazant Brothers

Label bgp Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. bgpd303

12 tracks of horn-led funk from one of the great unsung bands of the late 1960s. The Pazant Brothers, Ed and Al are jazz and funk royalty having played with Kool and The Gang, Pucho and T...

Manhattan Soul 3

Various

Label kent Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. cdkend459

Scepter / Wand and Musicor / Dynamo records were quintessential New York soul labels. Their common link was Luther Dixon, who set Scepter on the right road with the Shirelles and followed...

Maggot Brain

Funkadelic

Label Westbound Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. sew002

Black vinyl.

Label Westbound Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. CDSEWM202

A 180 Gram release. Jimi Hendrix's untimely death in September of 1970 left a gaping hole in the funk-rock genre. With 1971's 'Maggot Brain', Funkadelic showed that they were rightful hei...

Scorpio Man Theme

Ernie Hawks and The Soul Investigators

Label Timmion Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. tr710

The mystified sound emanating from the disc in question belongs to the flute wielding monster Ernie Hawks. This dynamic player has grazed the airwaves of the worldwide underground for the...

Stand!

Sly and The Family Stone

Label Legacy Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. 88985367911

180 Gram Vinyl. Need proof of how great Sly and The Family Stone were? Just check out the track listing for Stand! The title track, I Want to Take You Higher. You Can Make it if You Try, ...

Let's Get It On

Marvin Gaye

Label Tamla Motown Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. 5353425

Back To Black 180gm gatefold pressing with a download. They don't come anymore classic than this.