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Townes Van Zandt - The Late Great Townes Van Zandt (vinyl preorder)

Townes Van Zandt's last and arguably greatest release for the Poppy label on heavyweight 180g vinyl in a gatefold cover.

Pre-order for 18th May release.

Club Soul - Volume 1 - The Scene Club (CD)

CLUB SOUL - VOLUME 1 - THE SCENE CLUB

Club Soul - Volume 2 - The Twisted Wheel (CD)

CLUB SOUL - VOLUME 2 - THE TWISTED WHEEL

Townes Van Zandt - The Nashville Sessions (Vinyl)

CHARLY L176 (Remastered audiophile quality 180g vinyl) - Available on vinyl for the first time ever

Townes Van Zandt - The Nashville Sessions (CD)

Townes Van Zandt - THE NASHVILLE SESSIONS - CHARLY F 834 (Remastered CD edition)

Bobby Womack - The Preacher (Five Original Albums) (5CD)

BOBBY WOMACK - THE PREACHER (FIVE ORIGINAL ALBUMS)

Gong - Camembert Electrique (2015 remaster) (cd)

Absurd, anarchic and potently Psychedelic, Camembert Electrique was Gong's debut album from 1971. This definitive 2015 edition has been remastered from the original BYG master tapes.

Gong - Camembert Electrique (2015 remaster) (vinyl)

A definitive 2015 180g vinyl edition (in replica gatefold sleeve with inserts), remastered from the original BYG master tapes.

Quicksilver Messenger Service - At The Kabuki Theatre (Double Vinyl)

A deluxe double 180g vinyl featuring the last gig (on December 31st 1970) of the classic Quicksilver line-up (with Dino Valenti and John Cipollina).

Curtis Mayfield - There's No Place Like America Today (Vinyl)

Heavyweight vinyl edition of Mayfield's powerful 1975 album that captures him at the peak of his powers.

Big Brother & The Holding Company - Ball & Chain (Vinyl)

A deluxe 2LP set comprising recordings made at the height of the band's creativity. 24-bit re-mastered for release by the group.

Jefferson Airplane - At Golden Gate Park (Vinyl)

This deluxe 2LP set packaged in a gatefold sleeve marks the first authorised vinyl release of the Psychedelic legends' classic San Francisco Golden Gate Park gig from 7th May 1969 (which also featured The Grateful Dead).

'Captures Jefferson Airplane at a key point and powerfully transports the listener back to a particular moment in time ' - RECORD COLLECTOR, 5/5 review

Various Artists - Charly Records - 40 Years - Volume 1 - Classic Hits (CD)

A hit-laden 15-track sampler celebrating the cream of the Charly catalogue.

Red Krayola - The Parable Of Arable Land (Double Vinyl)

Their first, and finest album from 1967, featuring such enduring tracks as 'Hurricane Fighter Plane' and 'War Sucks', lovingly re-mastered from the original tapes by devoted fan, Sonic Boom of Spacemen 3

Released as a deluxe gatefold two record edition featuring both the mono and stereo versions

Small Faces - Here Come The Nice - The Immediate Years Boxset 1967-1969 - 2nd edition (box set)

Here Comes The Nice
The Immediate Years Box Set 1967-1969

2nd Edition - Please note: This does not include a signed certificate

Funkadelic - Hardcore Jollies (CD)

Funkadelic's US R&B Top 20 Warner Bros. debut from 1976.

2014 reissue of the band's ninth album in a deluxe CD mediabook with photos and comprehensive sleeve notes.

Pre-order now for 15th September release.

Funkadelic - Hardcore Jollies (Vinyl)

Funkadelic's US R&B Top 20 Warner Bros. debut from 1976.

2014 reissue on heavyweight vinyl in a reproduction gatefold sleeve.

Funkadelic - Uncle Jam Wants You (CD)

Funkadelic's politically provocative eleventh studio album from 1979.

2014 reissue in a deluxe CD mediabook with photos and comprehensive sleeve notes.

Funkadelic - Uncle Jam Wants You (Vinyl)

Funkadelic's politically provocative eleventh studio album from 1979

2014 reissue on heavyweight vinyl in a reproduction gatefold sleeve.

Funkadelic - The Electric Spanking Of War Babies (cd)

Funkadelic's remarkable twelfth studio album from 1981.

2014 reissue in a deluxe CD mediabook with photos and comprehensive sleeve notes.

Funkadelic - The Electric Spanking Of War Babies (vinyl)

Funkadelic's remarkable twelfth studio album from 1981.

2014 reissue on heavyweight vinyl, with replica packaging of the original "censored" artwork.

Funkadelic - One Nation Under A Groove (Double CD)

For contractual reasons this release is not available for sale in North America

A deluxe double CD mediabook version of Funkadelic's infectious all-time classic from 1978.

The second disc comprises the LP's original bonus EP, a 7" vinyl release available with early copies of the LP.

Contains booklet with photos and comprehensive sleeve notes.

Funkadelic - One Nation Under A Groove (Double Vinyl)

For contractual reasons this release is not available for sale in North America

A deluxe double CD mediabook version of Funkadelic's infectious all-time classic from 1978.

Replicating the original gatefold sleeve art, the second disc comprises the original bonus 7" vinyl EP release available with early copies of the LP.

Crazy Cavan - Rockin (5CD)

5CD Set - Crazy Cavan - Rockin`

Crazy Cavan - Live At Picketts Lock 1 & 2 (10 inch double vinyl)

Crazy Cavan - Live At Picketts Lock 1 & 2

Immediate  - Immediate t-shirt

Short sleeve t-shirt featuring the Immediate logo.

Black print on a heavyweight, unbleached, natural cotton Gildan Ultra shirt.

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International Artists - T-Shirt

Regular white cotton T-Shirt, featuring the famous International Artists logo.

Individually polybagged.

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The 13th Floor Elevators - Easter Everywhere - t-shirts

Available exclusively from this site.

Feed the chocolate bunny some incense and peppermints in the Easter Everywhere cover image on a Gildan Heavyweight black shirt with full colour print.

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The 13th Floor Elevators - Music Of The Spheres t-shirt

Available exclusively from this site, the t-shirt of the box set.

A black shirt featuring the zebra-man print from the front of the colossal 'Music Of The Spheres' vinyl boxset.

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The 13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds Of... (t-shirt)

Available exclusively from this site.

Scare your own reflection with the Psychedelic Sounds Of cover image on a Gildan Heavyweight black shirt with full colour print.

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Lee Dorsey - Soul Mine - The Greatest Hits (Vinyl)

A mainstay of the New Orleans music scene, Lee Dorsey's funky and infectious sound was an essential party ingredient during the 60s and 70s. During this time he charted some ten singles, most of which were recorded under the aegis of producer/songwriter Allen Toussaint and often featured funk supremos The Meters.

Aaron Neville - Hercules - The Minit & Sansu Sessions 1960-1976 (vinyl)

Part of the New Orleans musical dynasty whose offshoots include The Meters and The Neville Brothers, vocalist Aaron Neville began his solo recording career in 1960. Throughout the 60s and into the 70s, he built up a substantial catalogue of soul and funk, most of which was recorded under producer Allen Toussaint's guidance for Joe Banashak's Minit and Instant labels, or for Toussaint and Marshall Sehorn's Sansu Enterprises.

Small Faces - There Are But Four Small Faces (double cd)

2014 remastered and expanded edition of the Small Faces debut US LP (originally released on Andrew Loog Oldham's Immediate Records in 1968).

Small Faces - There Are But Four Small Faces (Vinyl)

2013 remastered and recut 180g vinyl edition of the Small Faces debut US LP (originally released on Andrew Loog Oldham's Immediate Records in 1968).

This is the 2013 Record Store Day release.

Small Faces - Ogdens' Nut Gone Flake (CD)

The Small Faces' creative and commercial highpoint, the conceptual classic Ogdens' Nut Gone Flake, was released on the Immediate label in 1968.

This edition contains 14 bonus tracks from the band's Immediate catalogue, including Itchycoo Park.

'An all-time classic' - UNCUT (5/5 review)

***** UNCUT

Allen Toussaint - Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky (Vinyl)

180g vinyl collection of early Allen Toussaint solo recordings plus his hit productions for artists such as Lee Dorsey and The Meters.

The Meters - Here Comes The Meter Man (Vinyl)

A compilation of some of The Meters funkiest moments and biggest hits on 180g heavyweight LP.

Small Faces - Greatest Hits - The Immediate Years 1967-1969 - Greatest Hits - The Immediate Years 1967-1969 (CD)

All the Small Faces hit singles released worldwide on the legendary Immediate Records available on 1 CD!

For the first time ever in the band's history, the correct single versions are included, newly remastered from recently discovered original mono master tapes.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO UK CUSTOMERS - THIS ITEM IS NOT AVAILABLE TO ORDER FROM THE UK - PLEASE AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT AS ANY UK ORDERS WILL BE SUBSEQUENTLY CANCELLED.

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Small Faces - Greatest Hits - The Immediate Years 1967-1969 (Vinyl)

Over 40 minutes of classic Small Faces singles released worldwide on Immediate Records!

A remastered limited edition 180g vinyl LP, the first 2000 copies are available in Blue Vinyl

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO UK CUSTOMERS - THIS ITEM IS NOT AVAILABLE TO ORDER FROM THE UK - PLEASE AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT AS ANY UK ORDERS WILL BE SUBSEQUENTLY CANCELLED.

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Small Faces - Greatest Hits - The Immediate Years 1967-1969 Bundle (CD + Vinyl bundle)

Featuring an exclusive cover photo by Gered Mankowitz, The Greatest Hits continues the critically acclaimed Small Faces remasters series, released to commemorate the band's induction into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.

A bundle consisting of the limited edition 180g vinyl LP (first 2000 copies available in blue vinyl) and the digibook CD version.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO UK CUSTOMERS - THIS ITEM IS NOT AVAILABLE TO ORDER FROM THE UK - PLEASE AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT AS ANY UK ORDERS WILL BE SUBSEQUENTLY CANCELLED

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The Trashmen - Surfin' Bird (CD)

The Trashmen's original 1964 album for Garrett Records packaged in a deluxe rigid digibook featuring 9 bonus tracks.

Lightnin Hopkins - Free Form Patterns (triple cd)

A 3CD digibook edition of Texas blues legend Sam Lightnin' Hopkins' solitary album for the Psychedelic imprint, International Artists.

Backed by Danny Thomas and Duke Davis from the Thirteenth Floor Elevators, this cross-generational oddity now comes with two bonus discs featuring previously unreleased songs, studio chatter and candid conversations with Lightnin'.

Lightnin Hopkins - Free Form Patterns (Vinyl)

A heavyweight vinyl edition of Texas blues legend Sam Lightnin' Hopkins' solitary album for the Psychedelic imprint, International Artists.

Vee Jay Records - Chicago Hit Factory The Vee Jay Story 1958-1966 (CD box set)

For contractual reasons this Box is not available for sale in North America

VEE JAY RECORDS - CHICAGO HIT FACTORY THE VEE JAY STORY 1958-1966

Curtis Mayfield  - Superfly (CD)

For contractual reasons this release is not available for sale in North America

A 2014 Charly label double cd reissue presenting Mayfield's classic 1972 Blaxploitation soundtrack alongside a bonus discs of demos, alternate versions, a 1996 interview with Mayfield and more.

Curtis Mayfield - Superfly (Double Vinyl)

For contractual reasons this release is not available for sale in North America

A deluxe double LP version of Curtis Mayfield's Blaxploitation soundtrack masterpiece with a bonus CD of the original 1972 soundtrack album.

This 2014 Charly label reissue comprises the entirety of the 1972 chart-topping soundtrack album, alongside a bonus disc of alternate takes, demos, radio spots, an interview and an unreleased track.

The Shangri-Las - Leader Of The Pack (Vinyl)

Heavy weight vinyl reissue of the seminal New York girl group's debut album
produced by George 'Shadow' Morton for Red Bird Records .

The Last Poets  - The Last Poets (Vinyl)

THE SEMINAL DEBUT FROM HIP-HOP PIONEERS ON HEAVYWEIGHT VINYL

The Meters - Look-Ka Py Py (Vinyl)

A heavyweight vinyl reissue of the founding fathers of funk's second album from 1969.

An all-instrumental classic ranked #216 in Rolling Stone magazine's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.

Lightnin Rod  - Hustlers Convention (Vinyl)

HEAVYWEIGHT VINYL EDITION OF THE MASSIVELY INFLUENTIAL CLASSIC

Maceo And All The Kings Men - Doing Their Own Thing (Vinyl)

Heavyweight vinyl reissue of the highly-regarded funk collective's debut album recorded in Memphis in 1970

Jerry Butler - The Singles (Double CD)

For the first time on one deluxe 2CD set, The Singles comprises all of Jerry Butler's commercially released Vee-Jay 45rpms 1959-66 A and B-sides, plus bonus tracks on which he duets with Betty Everett. Essential listenting for all Chicago Soul fans, this deluxe digibook package comes with a fully annotated, richly illustrated booklet.

Gene Chandler - The Duke Of Earl (Vinyl)

Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the legendary Chicago label Vee-Jay, this Limited Edition package replicates the original 1961 album on 180g vinyl and in stereo format for the first time since its inaugural release. Includes the hits 'Duke Of Earl' and 'Nite Owl' and features backing by The Dukays.

The Dells - It's Not Unusual (Vinyl)

Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the legendary Chicago independent label Vee-Jay, this Limited Edition release replicates The Dells original 1966 album on 180g vinyl. Contains the R&B hit 'Stay In My Corner' alongside popular Jazz and Pop standards.

Various Artists - Alice In Wonderland & Other Rainy Day Girls - The Great Lost Southern Popsike Trip (Double CD)

Drawn from the Sun, SSS International, Amazon, Minaret, Honor Brigade labels and featuring sought-after cuts by The Rugbys, Strange Bedfellows, The Germs, H.Y. Sledge, The Tiffany System, Lord August, The Geers and The Berkeley Kites, this is a must-do musical excursion along the highways and byways of the Great Lost Southern Popsike Trip.

Various Artists - Club Soul Volume 5: Wigan Casino Soul Club (CD + bonus disc)

The fifth chapter of Club Soul's exciting odyssey through the original sound of Northern Soul, Popcorn and R&B recollects the Wigan Casino Soul Club, Station Road, Wigan 1973-81 and includes a special bonus disc.

Various Artists - Club Soul Volume 3: The Catacombs (CD)

The third chapter of Club Soul's exciting odyssey through the original sound of Northern Soul, Popcorn and R&B recollects The Catacombs, Temple Street Wolverhampton 1968-74.

Various Artists - Truck Stop Sweethearts & C.B. Savages - The Plantation Records Story (Double CD)

2CD overview of Shelby Singleton's specialist Country label active between 1968 and the early 80s.

Jeannie C. Riley - Harper Valley P.T.A. (Double CD)

56-track, 2CD set anthologising Country singer Jeannie C. Riley's recordings 1968-70 for Shelby Singleton's Plantation label

Bobby Womack - Everything is Gonna Be Alright (Double CD)

A comprehensive double cd compilation of Bobby Womack's 1967-1976 singles.

Filled with classics of the genre, this anthology is ideal for collectors and new fans alike.

This deluxe media book version includes a booklet with detailed liner notes and photos.

Don Cherry - Mu first part / Mu second part / Orient (Double CD)

Acknowledged as one of the fathers of World music, Don Cherry is also considered one of the most important Jazz musicians of his era.

This deluxe 2CD set comprises two of his most adventurous albums, recorded in France for the BYG Actuel label in 1969 and 1971 respectively.

The digibook package includes a booklet with in-depth notes and photos.

Archie Shepp and The Full Moon Orchestra - Live In Antibes (Double CD)

A deluxe 2CD set capturing Archie Shepp and The Full Moon Orchestra's complete live performance at the Juan les Pins Jazz Festival in Antibes on July 18, 1970.

Originally released as two separate albums, each disc features one extended piece split into two parts.

Extreme musical experimentation meets tradition in this fiery collision of Coltrane influenced Free Jazz, Blues and relentless rhythms.

The digibook package includes a booklet with in-depth notes and photos.

Small Faces - Ogdens' Nut Gone Flake (vinyl picture disc)

Re-mastered 180 gm heavyweight picture disc vinyl edition of the 1968 Small Faces Psychedelic classic featuring the newly re-mastered mono mix of the original album.


Please note that due to copyright restrictions this title is only available to customers outside the UK

The 13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th Floor Elevators (2LP)

A double heavyweight vinyl edition of the Elevators' incendiary debut album featuring re-mastered mono and stereo mixes plus the band's intended running order.

'A recognised classic. If you haven't heard this record you need to.' - MOJO

Various Artists - Club Soul Volume 2: The Twisted Wheel (CD)

The Original Sound Of Northern Soul, Popcorn and R&B

The Twisted Wheel in Manchester is one of the legendary names in British clubbing history.

Various Artists - Club Soul Volume 1: The Scene Club (CD)

The Scene Club, Ham Yard, London 1963-66
The Original Sound Of Northern Soul, Popcorn and R&B

The Scene Club was red hot, the hottest little club in Londonand in 1963 London was the centre of the world - even if the rest of the world didn't know it quite yet. Norman Jopling [Record Mirror]

Art Ensemble Of Chicago - A Jackson In Your House / Message To Our Folks / Reese And The Smooth Ones (Double CD)

A deluxe double cd set containing three Art Ensemble Of Chicago LPs from 1969 that reveal the group's extraordinary energy and eclecticism

The package includes a photo-laden booklet with informative notes by John Masouri.

'Showcases the Art Ensemble at its bravest and most vulnerable.' - All Music

Various Artists - Jazzactuel (Triple CD)

An acclaimed 3cd compilation of music released on the legendary French label, BYG Actuel.

Collecting recordings from 1969-1971 and comprising the best of its improv jazz, avant garde and psychedelic output, the set features Don Cherry, Sun Ra, Archie Shepp, Gong, Sunny Murray, Art Ensemble of Chicago and more.

"These oddball tracks reveal the period from 1969-1971 as a true renaissance of 'out' music, to which Jazzactuel serves as a wonderful introduction." allmusic.com

Huey Piano Smith - It Do Me Good (Double CD)

The Banashak & Sansu Sessions 1966-1978
When it comes to good time rollicking rock'n'roll or rhythm'n'blues, there are few exponents to match Huey 'Piano' Smith.

Preorder now for 1st October release date

Alvin Cash - Windy City Workout (Double CD)

The Essential Dance Craze Hits & Rarities 1964-1973
Chicago soul music is one of the many regional variations that proved nationally popular during the 1960s, and this unique collection celebrates one of the city's biggest stars Alvin Cash. An often overlooked sub-genre is the almost never-ending stream of dance craze records which caught the national imagination, and Alvin Cash was among the leading exponents.

Various Artists - Move With The Groove - The One-derful Mar-V-Lus Story (Double CD)

Hardcore Chicago Soul 1962-1970

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Bobby Womack - Across 110th Street (Double CD)

'Across 110th Street is one of the finest (and most successful) creations to emerge from black America.' - UNCUT

Three of Bobby Womack's most influential 1970s recordings - including the iconic Blaxpoitation soundtrack, Across 110th Street - presented in a deluxe 2CD digibook package.

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Bobby Womack - Across 110th Street (vinyl)

'Across 110th Street' is among the finest (and most successful) creations to emerge from Black America UNCUT

A heavyweight vinyl reissue Bobby Womack's iconic Blaxploitation soundtrack.

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Various Artists - Boys Can Be Mean (Double CD)

60 Fabulous Femme Pop recordings 1961-67 featuring The Shangri-Las, Gladys Knight, The Dixie Cups, Betty Everett, Ellie Greenwich, Shelley Fabares and many more. Package includes a 20-page memorabilia-laden booklet, informative liner notes plus a hidden bonus track.

Crazy Cavan - Teddy Boy Boogie (Double CD)

2CD set from the ultimate Teddy Boy Rock'n'Roll band.

Gregory Isaacs - Love Is Overdue (Double CD)

2CD set comprising 39 tracks. The cream of Gregory Isaacs' 1970s recordings produced by Alvin "GG" Ranglin.

Johndavid Bartlett - Falling Through The Universe (CD)

Available on CD for the first time, 20 previously unreleased tracks from the legendary lost voice of Houston's mid-Sixties underground scene.

Various Artists - Up All Night! (Double CD)

56 Northern Soul classics

Various Artists - Southern Soul Shake! (Double CD)

Two seminal collections of 1960s deep Southern soul from the SSS International label together on CD for the time with 18 bonus tracks.

Various Artists - Mr Joe's Jambalaya & Loaded Down With The Blues (Double CD)

60 glorious Southern soul and blues tracks from the late 1950s and early 1960s from Mr Joe Banashak's legendary New Orleans labels. Two disc set comprising three original LPs on CD for the first time. Features Lee Dorsey, Ernie K-Doe, Aaron & Art Neville, Benny Spellman, Irma Thomas, Allen Toussain and more.

The Last Poets - This Is Madness (Double CD)

Presenting the seminal first two albums from the hip-hop pioneers in a 2CD digibook set along with bonus tracks.

Bettye Lavette - Nearer To You (CD)

The soul legend's complete recordings for the Silver Fox and SSS International labels.

Various Artists - Have Yourself A Soulful Christmas (CD)

24 CHRISTMAS CLASSICS FROM SOUL, R&B AND GOSPEL LEGENDS
INCLUDING CHUCK BERRY, THE STAPLE SINGERS, THE DRIFTERS, DINAH WASHINGTON AND MORE.

James Brown - The Christmas Album (CD)

Festive crackers from the Godfather of Soul

Aaron Neville - Hercules - The Minit And Sansu Sessions 1960-1977 (2CD in digibook)

OVER 50 CLASSIC CUTS FROM ONE OF NEW ORLEANS' GREATEST VOCALISTS FEATURING
"OVER YOU", "TELL IT LIKE IT IS", "MOJO HANNA" "HERCULES" AND MANY MORE

Irma Thomas - Soul Queen Of New Orleans (2CD in digibook)

2CD DIGI-BOOK SET OF CLASSIC RECORDINGS FROM NEW ORLEANS GREAT

Ernie K.Doe - Here Come The Girls ? A History 1960-1970 (2CD in digibook)

2CD SET IN DELUXE DIGI-BOOK ? THE BEST OF THE NEW ORLEANS SOUL STAR

The 13th Floor Elevators - Music Of The Spheres - The Ultimate 13th Floor Elevators' Vinyl Box Set

Featuring the best Elevators' vinyl sound ever, this is a fitting, strictly limited (3000 only), tribute to an iconic band.

N.B. Music Of The Spheres is a limited edition, available from the International Artists Records website only. This is revised stock with correctly labelled copies of Headstone and Live...

*Shipping info: please read the full description of this product for full shipping information - it's very heavy!*

 

 




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