Lance Ferguson's Rare Groove Spectrum is a collection of newly recorded versions of classic funk, soul, jazz and latin vinyl rarities, which features some of Melbourne's finest musicians across the album, including past and present members of The Bamboos, The Putbacks and Hiatus Kaiyote.
Double vinyl LP pressing of this collection from the acclaimed Brazilian arranger, songwriter, producer and musician Deodato. His U.S., debut album, Prelude (featuring Billy Cobham, Stanley Clarke and John Tropea), brought him international success, chiefly due to his new arrangement of 'Also Sprach Zarathustra'.
In 2003 Ibrahim Ferrer released his second solo album Buenos Hermanos, an audacious and assured album firmly rooted in tradition but at the same time expanding the horizons of Cuban music in the 21st century with its varied repertoire and modern sound.
Kapingbdi came together in Liberia, West Africa, during the late 1970’s and had their own unique style. This six to seven-piece band played original compositions in a vibrant mix of African Rhythms, Soul, Spiritual Jazz, Funk and Rock. Led by Kojo Samuels on sax, flute and vocals "Born in The Night" presents the essential tracks from their rare studio LPs...
Soundway Records present a "Doing It In Lagos", new compilation of twenty rare and mostly unavailable tracks from the slick and sassy world of Nigerian pop music and club culture of the early 1980s.
Bukky Leo & Black Egypt - The Legend of William Onyeabor Recorded live at the Jazz Cafe 19/03/2018
Residing in Rio de Janeiro, Vasconcelos Sentimento is a self-taught composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist. A mosaic of lo-fi breaks, cosmic ambient jazz and wonky chromatic funk, the eccentric Brazilian DIY wizard’s debut album Furto beautifully pieces together a huge range of seemingly disparate sonic elements.
London Scene is an album by Fela Kuti, released in 2021. London Scene includes a.o. the following tracks: “J'ehin-J'ehin”, “Egbe Mio”, “Who're You”, “Buy Africa” and more. The album is a Anniversary Edition, Coloured Vinyl, Blue, Red and White Coloured Splatter Vinyl, Limited Edition, Obi Strip !!!
Sons of Kemet returns in 2021 with their new album Black To The Future. The follow up to 2018’s Mercury Prize nominated breakout release Your Queen Is A Reptile. This is their 4th record, and 2nd on impulse! Compared with ”Your Queen is a Reptile”, this album has featured vocalists and more of an emphasis on fuller compositions and arrangements.
Antonio Neves - A Pegada Agora E Essa (The Sway Now)(FAR OUT RECORDINGS, 2021)
Jimi Tenor & Tony Allen - Inspiration Information 4 (Strut Records, 2021, Repress) We are happy to announce the first reissue of this long out-of-print and sought after release.
Marcos Resende & Index’s 1976 self-titled debut album has never been released before, meaning the well-known Brazilian jazz-funk outfit’s starting point has always been obscured. These songs were recorded over the course of a month in Rio’s Sonoviso studios with sound engineer Toninho Barbosa, “the Brazilian Rudy Van Gelder”, noted for his work with...