This may not be new “news” to some, but was to me. I will try my best to balance out this blog dedicated to Prince’s vinyl works, and those vinyl works of Prince affiliates, and new release information, especially and … Continue reading Prince: Has the unsettling precedent of being the first deceased artist to have both officially released creations and legacy being juggled by multiple Trans-National Corporations.
Pre-Order your copy at Superdeluxeedition Keep On Keeping On: Studio Albums 1970-1974 will be released on 22 February 2019. Soul legend Curtis Mayfield‘s first four solo albums are collected in a new box set called Keep On Keeping On: Studio Albums 1970-1974. The … Continue reading Coming Soon To Vinyl: Curtis Mayfield / Keep On Keeping On: Studio Albums 1970-1974
As a lifelong Prince fan I’m sure the casual fan, and especially the die-hards know the many frustrations that come along with Prince fandom. Surprise release dates, innovative forms of selling music or in some cases giving music away for … Continue reading Prince’s Legacy in Vinyl
So the Talking Heads put together this album Speaking In Tongues in 1983 and all tracks are solidly good. This band reminds me of several friends who ate up this album and this band a back in the 80s and … Continue reading Vinyl Review: Talking Heads – Speaking In Tongues (1983)
Year-End Wrap Up. Having strayed this year into the Seventies, crossed the Atlantic to home, flirted with different jazz labels and genres, toyed with some modern reissues, I wanted to end the year returning to basics: the sound of Blue Note of the Sixties. I’ve chosen one of its’ signature sounds and artists, Lee Morgan, […] via Lee Morgan: The Rumproller (1965) Blue Note — LondonJazzCollector Continue reading Vinyl Reviews: Lee Morgan: The Rumproller (1965) Blue Note
Soul Of A Nation: Jazz Is The Teacher, Funk Is The Preacher-Vinyl. Label: Soul Jazz Records. Just fifteen months after the release of their critically acclaimed compilation Soul Of A Nation, Soul Jazz Records release the much-anticipated followup Soul Of … Continue reading SOUL OF A NATION: JAZZ IS THE TEACHER, FUNK IS THE PREACHER-VINYL
It’s that time of the year kids, and Flea Market Funk has some dope stuff that we thought might be good for you to ask for during the holidays. They are all made by good people, who make unique … Continue reading Flea Market Funk’s 2018 Holiday Buying Guide
Music has always been a part of my life. I spent the odd weekend with my grandparents when I was about 3 or 4 years old. It all started out as fun and games but eventually the toddler starts to … Continue reading Vinyl And The Lost Art Of Music Listening