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Mark Kozelek and Nicolas Pauls
Dreams of Childhood: A Spoken Word Album

La Casa de la Cultura de la Calle is a non-profit organisation that works on behalf of homeless Argentine children. In a novel piece of awareness-raising, they have commissioned some of the children to write poems, and had these poems performed by Mark Kozelek and Nicolas Pauls. All proceeds of Dreams Of Childhood will fund the organisation’s work.
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Joe Davolaz
Cha Cha André

Joe Davolaz are a Swedish band that describe their music as “experimental easy listening”. Their new 7”, Cha Cha Andre mixes cha cha and bossa nova with flutes, synths and steel guitar. It begins with an air of melancholy before breaking free and indulging in untamed passion. On the flip, Playa Royale evokes the romance of a balmy beach stroll after a few cocktails.
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INCA Music Project
Prosiect Cerddorol INCA Music Project

INCA Music Project is a counter-culture library orchestra that uses the kind of forgotten about psychedelic gems you find in charity shops as its musical foundation. They began playing at the art cinema in their hometown of Aberystwyth before expanding their horizons and sound to become known as bunch of musical eccentrics. Prosiect Cerddorol INCA Music Project is pretty much unlike anything else with fuzzed-out weirdness provided by homemade electronic instruments. The project centres around Rhys Spikes who was formerly a member of the band Radio Luxembourg.
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Rough Trade Shops - End Of The Road 15

Rough Trade Shops have teamed up with the wonderful End Of The Road Festival to showcase some of the highlights of their 2015 lineup. And what treats there are: single tracks from Sufjan Stevens, Low, Metz, The War On Drugs… And much more of the cream of indie / americana / dream-pop etc. over two discs.
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Daptone Gold Vol.II

Daptone Gold Vol. II is one of those highly reliable compilations: excellent soul from the Daptone vaults. Lots of material that is hard to find, having been either previously unreleased or previously unreissued from old 45's. Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Charles Bradley, The Como Mamas… great stuff all through.

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100% Dynamite! Ska, Soul, Rocksteady and Funk in Jamaica

100% Dynamite: Ska, Soul, Rocksteady and Funk in Jamaica is apparently the best-selling release on the illustrious Soul Jazz roster, and stands as the seminal example of classic American-influenced Jamaican music. This reissue is specially expanded to include a few extra tracks. Crucial material on CD or double LP.

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Rough Trade Shops - HEAVENLY 25

The Rough Trade Shops label has an excellent track record of releasing high quality compilation albums. This time the focus of their attention is the legendary Heavenly label and their 25th anniversary. Disc one of this collection compiles the best stuff from their current artists such as Temples, Jimi Goodwin, Toy and Mark Lanegan. Disc two gathers together the 7” singles that were released for Record Store Day 2015. It features a special collaborative effort by Toy & Jane Weaver, and tracks by Pete Wiggs of St. Etienne and Caitlin Rose.

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Tiptoe Records Compilation Album


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The Muzic Vol 1


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This Merrie City


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The Pet Series - Volume 3 - The Bird


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My Friend Rain


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Louder Than The Crowd


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MusicNOW - 10 Years

Founded by The National guitarist Bryce Dessner, MusicNOW is a music festival, celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2015. MusicNOW - 10 Years is a celebration of this and contains 16 live tracks from festival performers over the years including Justin Vernon, Grizzly Bear, Sufjan Stevens, Tim Hecker and more.   
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Inside The Binite


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Hey Lover Boy! (An Assortment Of Girlie Tracks From The 60s)

Hey Lover Boy! (An Assortment Of Girlie Tracks From The 60s) contains a veritable plethora of lesser known girl group tracks from the 1960s. This 25 track collection will have any avid collector of such sounds watering at the mouth. Hey Lover Boy! (An Assortment Of Girlie Tracks From The 60s) is available on CD.

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The First Brainwash Compilation


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The Future's Bright, The Future's Cloudy


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Solomon Schwartz Et Son Orchestra
Jewish Twist


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Remembering Mountains : Unheard Songs By Karen Dalton

Tragically, Karen Dalton was never given the chance to record any of her own songs, instead lending her amazing voice to the songs of others. For Remembering Mountains: Unheard Songs, her lyrics have been lent to an incredible roster of female voices, including Laurel Halo, Sharon Van Etten and Josephine Foster. On Tompkins Square.

Hamster Dragster
Songs of Loss &; Despair


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Rare Mod Volume 6

The latest in the long running series of treasures dug up by the vinyl hounds at Acid Jazz records. Now at number 6 in the series, these are must buys for fans of dancefloor mod soul / rock who don't fancy spending hundreds of pounds or months of their lives uncovering the original rare 7" singles themselves. From the well known (in mod circles) Sharon Tandy to the obscure - The Kooba's feature a chap who would go on to play Boba Fett Star Wars fans - this is packed with up-beat sixites sounds. 17 tracks that are guaranteed to add a blast of vintage swing to your day.

Dolly Dolly
Antimacassar


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Sounds Of The Universe: Art + Sound

The legendary Soul Jazz label here releases two different sets of exclusive tracks: one load from editions formerly limited only to their Sounds of The Universe record store, one load brand new. Major players here: Heatsick, Hieroglyphic Being, Kassem Mosse… Available as a double CD set or as two separate double records.

The Gentle People
Plastic City


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Guys On 45 1961-1965 (Rare Pop, Teen, Beat Ballads And Soulful Guys)

Guys On 45 1961-1965 is a compilation filled to the brim with significantly lesser-known male singers, mixing in all the many hues of pop music that filled the diners of the day. Released on the label Teensville to complement their earlier series of Girls On 45. CD packaged with an informative booklet so you can learn about the stuff too.
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Nu Yorica! Culture Clash In New York City: Experiments In Latin Music 1970-77

Featuring a raft of seminal latin artists such as Eddie Palmieri, Joe Bataan and Machito, Nu Yorica! Culture Clash In New York City: Experiments In Latin Music 1970-77 gets a 20th anniversary reissue in all its fiesty glory. One of the most critically acclaimed releases from the Soul Jazz label, it’s a thoroughly enjoyable romp from a wide range of artists. Out on deluxe 2CD or Vol. 1 & Vol. 2 separate vinyl from Soul Jazz.

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Tropical Disco Hustle Volume 2

There is surely no title like Tropical Disco Hustle to prompt happiness and a will to dance… apart from Tropical Disco Hustle 2! This carefully compiled collection is full of tracks both classic and rare from various Caribbean countries, and is delicious as you might expect. Double LP or CD from Cultures of Soul.

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Late Night Tales presents AFTER DARK Nocturne

Available on double vinyl LP or on CD on Late Night Tales. The LP comes as fully unmixed separate tracks with download code to Bill Brewster’s mix and tracks, and the CD IS the mix with download code to digital versions of individual tracks. Bass pounding, late night session, disco cuts from the likes of Lindtrøm, Coalkitchen and Rudy Norman. Bill Brester is best known as the author of Last night a DJ saved my life and How to DJ(Properly).

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Misplaced Pets


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Hanoi Masters - War Is a Wound Peace Is a Scar

Hanoi Masters: War is a Wound, Peace is Scar is a recording from 2014 from producer Ian Brennan, who has worked with names such as Tinariwen, Malawi Mouse Boys, and The Good Ones. Recorded live by Vietnamese musicians on traditional instruments and capturing the haunting fractured psyche of what the Vietnamese called the American War. Vinyl and CD from Glitterbeat.

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Death, Decay and Renewal

Gatefold double 12” Vinyl LP. Holding various artists compiled by Chicago based avantgard musician and artist Plastic Crimewave released with London based perfumery Gorilla Perfumes (a new one for me as well). Artists include Werewheels, Cherrystones, Kawabata Makoto, Edgar Broughton and Dark Fog. Gatefold artwork by Plastic Crimewave and Alexander Tucker.

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Disco Dildar

The fantastic Finders Keepers has dug deep once again, this time into some mighty fine Indian and Pakistani party tunes to create Disco Dildar. It’s funky and plain crazy synth, drum machine tunes in the same vein as those great obscure pop odd-balls such as William Onyeabor or Bruce Haack. It’s bound to sell out fast.

Plan B
ISSUE 37 (Rolo Tomassi Cover)


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George King
Ten Thousand Points of Light: The 20th Anniversary Edition


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The Cinematic Orchestra
Late Night Tales

Any fan of The Cinematic Orchestra could guess that these guys have a deep and interesting record collection, so it's no surprise that they were able to turn out one of the very best entries in the Late Night Tales compilation series. Quality selections from Bjork, Steve Reich, Flying Lotus and, er, Will Self, all sequenced superbly. Vinyl reissue.
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Sarah Silverman
We Are Miracles

Sarah Silverman is one of those people who gets paid to be extremely funny, known for her work on Saturday Night Live as well as her own self-titled show. Now she has a comedy album, which is coming out on Sub Pop for some wonderful and bizarre reason. 'We Are Miracles' is made up of audio taken from Silverman's HBO TV special of the same name, and was directed by Liam Lynch -- but, you know, this is just a record, so that doesn't really matter. 
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Normalised : The Detonic Collection

Australia has already stolen the source of all our garage punk/noise rock powers and set up a new base for the genres down under, and now they're taking aim at the dark recesses of electronic music. Detonic Records is home to a variety of unforgiving industrial acts and pulverising EDM artists, who shut out the sun, caving themselves into the dingiest of clubs. This compilation from the Melbourne label presents the sounds of many different countries, but especially highlights the emergent scene in Gothstralia.
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Jon Hopkins
Late Night Tales

The electronic skyscraper Jon Hopkins is permitted a day off from making serious and thoughtful glitch records to make us a mixtape. His Late Night Tales has an excessively pointy front cover and meshes together the likes of ambient act A Winged Victory For The Sullen with Nils Frahm, a Gold Panda edit of a Health song and even a Yeasayer cover of one of Hopkins' own songs. There's lots more swirly, floaty electronic bliss where that came from.
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Sven Libaek
Inner Space

Inner Space was made by Sven Libaek to soundtrack a 1973 documentary series on whatever it is that lurks under the sea. It started what became known as 'underwater jazz' - a swirling aquatic take on jazz exotica that is beautifully melodic. The soundtrack got a second lease of life in 2004 whebn several tracks were used in The Life Aquatic With Steve Zizzou.

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PUNK 45: Burn, Rubber City, Burn - Akron, Ohio: Punk and the Decline of the Mid-West 1975-80

Whereas the first two Punk 45 collections focused on categories as broad as ‘America’ and ‘Britain’, this release is one of two that closely document specific scenes: here, we have 5 years in the punk-life of Akron, Ohio. Typically lovely Soul Jazz cover art and liner notes, and a whole host of amazing music, including Devo.

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The Afrosound Of Colombia Vol. 2

A four meat soup of delight from The Afrosound Of Colombia Vol. 2. This compilation is a real hodgepodge of styles, sounds and aesthetics. Going from synthed-out funky disco, to a percussion and brass led salsa vibe. It's an eclectic mélange of traditional South American roots music, with Caribbean and African sounds which are a result of the diverse range of ethnicities Colombia is home to. Out on double vinyl LP and CD from Vampisoul.

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Psych-Funk 103: Sa-Re-Ga! Psychedelic Funk India

A platter of hallucinatory spices from various Indian artists. As a follow up to their other guitar-centric odyssey's, Psych-Funk 103: Sa-Re-Ga! Psychedelic Funk India spans through the 70's until '83. It's full of tripped out guitars, super tight drums and raw vocals and horns. Out on CD from World Psychedelic Funk Classics.

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Next Life

This latest compilation on Hyperdub concentrates on showcasing Chicago's footwork scene carrrying on from where the great DJ Rashad left off. Full to the brim of manic samples and energetic rhythms. 20 all new tracks from RP Boo, Traxman, DJ Spinn, Gantman, Manny DJ Earl, Taye, Boylan, Phil, Taso, Sirr Tmoand DJ Rashad himself. A great document of a burgeoning scene. 

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Air Texture Volume IV – Selected By Steve Hauschildt and BNJMN

Another release in the Air Texture series, with the curation duties being performed by Steve Hauschildt and BNJMN. Air Texture IV - Selected By Steve Hauschildt and BNJMN is a collection of acoustic and electronic ambient works, drifting from lucid floating synths to gloomy dank drones. Generously spatial offerings from all involved. Out on Air Texture on CD.

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Science Fiction Park Bundesrepublik

'Science Fiction Park Bundesrepublik' offers scuzzy and mysterious ramblings from Felix Kubin inc. This time around he's gone out of his way to curate a compilation of speculatively DIY, amateurish and home-made recordings from Germany in the 1980s. This one's calling out for fans of mangled krautrock. 

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5 Years of Bedroom Suck Records

Bedroom Suck Records reaches a milestone and documents it with '5 Years of Bedroom Suck Records', a lovely collection that unites the label's bannerfolk under one release. Angel Eyes are on here along with Blank Realm; Boomgates sit side to side with  Ela Stiles; Per Purpose catch up with Peter Escott. Each artist offers up a track either rare or new: here's to the future of Bedroom Suck! 

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Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell

3LP tribute album to the remarkable talent that was Arthur Russell. Rather than incur the wrath of the webmaster and simply paste the tracklist, here are some of the names you can expect to see on here covering Arthur's songs: Jose Gonzales, Hot Chip, Sufjan Stevens, Devandra Banhart, Scissor Sisters, Cults, Autumn Defense, Sam Amidon and, as they say, many, many more. 
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The American Avant-Garde in the 20th Century

This dual CD collection on LTM gathers together a cross section of the most prominent contemporary composers of the last century in America. Featuring Morton Feldman, Charles Ives and John Cage, the bastions of classical oddballery are showcased in their prime, including Cage's full Sonatas and Interludes.
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The Birth of Funk

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The Soul Of Designer Records

This monolithic boxset attempts to give its listener an idea of the scope of Designer Records' scope. The duo behind the operation, soul men Style Wooten and Roland Jones, recorded up to five hundred singles, many of them now revered as classics in traditional gospel. This set of one hundred (plus one more for luck!) songs shows how distinctive and fluid their style was, and now it can be heard in every recording artist they worked with.

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The French Avant-Garde in the 20th Century

This ongoing archival project attempts to introduce a new wave of listeners to the composers that helped subvert expectations and show the middle finger to classical norms in France through the 20th century. It compiles artists such as Claude Debussy and Erike Satie (often thought to have produced some of the earliest "ambient" pieces with his piano work), as well as the composers who were only really in it so they could fuck shit up. Mr. Toilet himself -- also known as Duchamp -- is present, along with Desnos and Picabia. 'The French Avant-Garde In The 20th Century' shows how classical music started to metamorphose. 
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Girls On 45 Volume 3 (26 Girl Groups, Girlie Pop And Soulful Ladies From 1963 – 1967)

'Girls on 45 Volume 3' is the third installment of girl group obscurities from the 1960s; featuring 26 of some of the best and rare Northern Soul and 60s pop from this golden era of girl groups, with the majority of these previously omitted gems making it to CD for the first time ever. It includes a 12 page booklet filled with liner notes for each selection, which makes for very interesting reading, a long with previously unseen artist photos and rare label scans.  
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No Seattle: Forgotten Sounds Of The North-West Grunge Era 1986-97

If you're a grunge fanatic and feel like learning everything you could possibly learn about the North-West scene that graced the world from the late 80s right through to the decline of the 90s, you should probably listen to 'No Seattle: Forgotten Sounds Of The North-West Grunge Era 1986-97'. This massive collection brings together and maps the bands that played in Washington and places them in history, featuring interviews and profiles on artists as well as their songs.

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Savage Rhythm: Swingin' Dance Floor Sounds to Blow Your Top

A nice family tree of rock 'n' roll is drawn up by 'Savage Rhythm: Swingin' Dance Floor Sounds to Blow Your Top'. This collection attempts to show off the through-line of music in America, from the 1930s, when swing was in full effect, through to the discovery of R&B vibe n the 40s and the eventual coalescing of that thing we call rock music. 'Savage Rhythm' is brought together by Shamblin Sexton to help you get your swing on. 

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Exclusive Blend Volume 1 (Featuring KPM Allstars)

Here is a re-issue of Volume 1 from the legendary Blow Up presents Exclusive Blend music library series where founder Paul Tunkin searches deep into the KPM music library for lost classics. It features all the best bits of the KPM library featuring uptempo and hammond-heavy 60's classics regularly aired at the Blow Up club. 
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True Soul : Deep Sounds From The Left Of Stax Volume 2

True Soul: Deep Sounds from the Left of Stax, a collection of rare and unreleased funk and soul music from the fabled Arkansas indie. 60’s and 70’s Soul, Funk, Disco, Party-Rap and Boogie from Arkansas’s Legendary Independent Label – the second installment presented as a CD/DVD. 18 Rare and Unreleased 60s & 70s Soul, Funk, Disco and Party-Rap cuts from the True Soul vaults. 56 Page Full color booklet contains never-before-seen photos, ephemera, extensive liner notes and a candid interview between producer Eothen “Egon” Alapatt and Lee Anthony himself. All tracks remastered from the Original Master tapes. Bonus DVD with Excerpts from the True Soul Revue TV show. Accompanying legendary  cuts such as “Slipping Around” and “Doing my Own Thing” is a DVD containing excerpts from The True Soul Revue television program, that captured live performances from the True Soul All Stars in 1973. Tracks: 1. Albert Smith - The Thrill Is Gone 2. Thomas East - Just A Trip 3. Larry Davis - Down Home Funk (Full Version) 4. Thomas East - Sister Funk (Instrumental)  5. Classic Funk - The Funk's Gonna Fly* 6. York Wilborn's Psychedelic Six - Thank You 7. The Conspiracy – Conspiracy 8. The Right Track - Maybe Yes, Maybe No 9. The Leaders - (It's A) Rat Race (Vocal) 10. The Conspiracy - I Believe (Our Love Has Gone Away) 11. John Craig - I Don't Want To Do It 12. John Craig - Doing My Own Thing (Interlude) 13. The Right Track - You For Me And Me For You 14. Portrait - Springtime Smile 15. Portrait - Love You For Now On 16. Le'Chance - Get Down 17. Le'Chance – Gigolo 18. Soul Mind And Body - I Took Your Love (To Be True) (Full Version)

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Wheedle’s Groove - Seattle Funk, Modern Soul & Boogie: Volume II 1972-1987

It should be common knowledge that you can never have too much 70s and 80s funk & soul in your music collection. We realize only too well, and so do the kind folks at Wheedle’s Groove - they’re here to help you get down and get with it. Maybe send them a thank you note for this voluptuous collection of Seattle Funk, Modern Soul & Boogie: Volume II 1972-1987.

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Beyond Addis

BEYOND ADDIS - CONTEMPORARY JAZZ & FUNK INSPIRED BY ETHIOPIAN SOUNDs FROM THE 70'S "Beyond Addis" is a collection of contemporary bands inspired by Ethiopian music from the 70's. Feat. Akale Wube (France), Heliocentrics (UK), Imperial Tiger Orchestra (Switzerland), Budos Band (USA), Ping Pong orchestra (USA / UK), Les Freres Smith (France), Karl hector & The malcouns (Germany), Zafari (USA), Whitefield Brothers (Germany), Woima Collective (Germany), Tezeta Band (USA), Debo Band (USA), Transgressors (Columbia).
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Greater Lengths: An All Saints Compilation

Two discs neatly summing up the brilliance of Dominic Norman-Taylor’s All Saints label. Released just as those ‘in the know’ are discussing an ambient revival (did it ever go away?) this compilation contains pieces by Brian Eno (and his bro Roger), Laraaji, Harold Budd and John Hassell among others, plus a number of inspired reworks by the likes of Bee Mask, Ela Orleans, Bandshell, Peaking Lights and Sun Araw.

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Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton : This Is Stones Throw Records

Founded by Peanut Butter Wolf (and while we're here, bless Charizma), the legendary Stones Throw Records has housed a community responsible for some of the most influential hip-hop artists of all time, from Madlib to beat-making genius Dilla. Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This Is Stones Throw Records offers a deep and affectionate look at the label's origins and sustained impact; and, in the living definition of a self-fulfilling prophecy, it has a pretty fantastic soundtrack.

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Late Night Tales – Django Django

The popular and intriguing Late Night Tales series gets curated by Django Django here, on CD and double LP. The tracklisting is in keeping with myriad of influencers at play in the band’s sound, from pop to hip-hop, and across the eras. Indeed, it is a bit like the band and their parents got their music mixed-in together one day and they just went with it,
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The Blues Roots Of The Rolling Stones

At last, a compilation that explicitly draws the links between the Black American musicians who created and circulated the Blues, and the band who made such a critical and commercial success of… borrowing their style! Muddy Waters, Big Bill Broonzy and Robert Johnson all appear on this reverse tribute to The Rolling Stones.

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Battle Worldwide Recordings Present: My 1st Record My 1st Store Some Blue Sky Album

Quite a sweet concept for this release, a mini-LP on Battle Music. Artists from Battle’s recording roster tell the story of a personally significant record they bought, and how they came to buy it (hence the title, My 1st Record, My 1st Store). They then cover the song, so you can hear the influence channelled directly through the influencee.
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A Tribute To Bob Dylan In The 80s: Volume One

I think it is fair to say that the 1980s is perhaps not Bob Dylan’s most favoured period… So it is all the more refreshing to see ATO Records chose to bring focus to this area of the big man’s work by marshalling together contemporary bands including Built To Spill, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, and The Hold Steady’s Craig Finn.
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Forever Singles

Delightfully green limited edition LP from the good people at Suicide Squeeze. Forever Singles brings together all the singles the label has put out, by bands including Meat Market, The Coathangers, and Dirty Beaches, whose Stateless album has been going down very well in 2014. A nice little snapshot of this exciting label’s last decade.
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Rory Scovel
Live At Third Man Records

Jack White continues to make everyone he knows perform at Third Man Studios with this excellent performance from political and personal comedian Rory Scovel, who dashes into the studio, throws off some high calibre and impressively improvised jokes and then fucks off. Or something like that. Live At Third Man Records is held up as one of Scovel's finest performances, so thanks, Jack. I forgive you.
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Soul Jazz Records Presents: Studio One Rocksteady

Another sterling compilation from Soul Jazz, this one delving into rocksteady, soul, and early forms of reggae. You know that these guys can curate a comp, and sure enough Studio One Rocksteady is fully stocked with classic sounds, from the likes of Alton Ellis, John Holt, and The Heptones. Great as an intro, or for the hardcore.

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Boats

29 tracks of music from bands such as Deerhoof, doseone, Four Tet, Gang Gang Dance, High Places, Keepaway, Lucky Dragons, No Age, Physical Forms, Ramona Falls, Slanter, Son Lux, Sun Airway, Taken By Trees, The Ruby Suns, and White Hinterland using samples of the  Light of Love Children’s Choir to create a new track. Proceeds to The Light Of Love Children's Home, India. CD.
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Rare Mod 5

The fifth edition of this popular compilation, Rare Mod 5 delivers another confident mixture of mod, soul and r&b tracks from the mid sixties. Rarely stretching past two and a half minutes, each song is a rare pop gem. A must for nostalgic psych-heads and fuzzed out poppers. Out on vinyl LP from Acid Jazz.

BBC Radiophonic Workshop
The Radiophonic Workshop

The BBC Radiophonic Workshop were a legendary set of boffins who were paid money to discover new ways of making electronic sound that could be used as ident music on television shows. Their work was a huge influence on electronic music and this LP collects all the futuristic sounds they made between 1968 and 1975. No self respecting fan of electronic music history should be without it.  
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It’s Been A Business Doing Pleasure With You

Ooooh, bet Matador were really pleased with themselves when they came up with that title. It’s Been A Business Doing Pleasure With You serves as a victory lap with which the Anglo-American label rounds out a triumphant 2013. Features tunes from Kurt Vile, Savages, Queens Of The Stone Age and many more indie big-hitters.

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Red Hot + Fela

Red Hot + compilations are always worth a listen. The label, which is an offshoot of The Red Hot Organisation, specialises in getting together groups of artists to reinterpret the music of some seminal artist or another. They then donate the proceeds of their LPs to fighting AIDS. This is a noble cause in and of itself, so it's a bonus that their records tend to be pretty good too. On Red Hot + Fela we find everyone from ?uestlove to Chance The Rapper to Spoek Mathambo taking a dip in the archive of the late, great Fela Kuti.

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Zum Audio III


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And You Will Find Them In The Basement


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