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posted a review of The Equals - Black Skin Blue Eyed Boys = Muchachos De Piel Negra Y Ojos Azules. 26 days ago
Early 70’s Jam, Up rock Disco joint played in NYC Clubs especially resonating with New York’s Uptown Harlem & Bronx dance scene. Core record for the heads post Vietnam war...
posted a comment on Full Force - Turn You On. 3 months ago
Wow, just discovered this.. reminiscent of skyy and chic Approach. This jam has everything great vocal harmonies, tight rhythm section bass and keys fill the groove with brass accents... Nice cover of “Groovin”... 2 👍🏽 👍🏽!
posted a review of People's Choice - People's Choice. 3 months ago
Wow, a really great album on many levels. Solid musicianship and all around great vocals... Funky Soul vibe during the Disco era... Dexter and Frank really work it out on “Special Things For You” and that Guitar Solo....
posted a review of Asso - Do It Again. 6 months ago
A personal favorite and one of the best Italo records I own... Jazz Funky Disco Instrumentation to the fullest. The mastering job on the record is perfect... synth vamps, piano chops, breaks buildups, percussion all come together perfectly... A “Go... See full review
posted a review of Glenn Underground / GU's Jaz Collective* - Afro Gente / Fuego De Sangre. 6 months ago
Great EP, With 2 Amazing Joints! This issue has no pressing flaws and sounds great with all the instruments with balanced output and mastered correctly! 2 👍🏽 👍🏽 up!!
posted a review of Glenn Underground Featuring Cei-Bei - Fall'en Raine. 7 months ago
Glenn, truly a gifted and talented producer no doubt... This track here tho is Fiya in the whole. Breakup the vibe let the intro on A change the direction to jazz funky peak, or contine the flow with the B side moog instrumental.... Amazing offerings!!!
posted a review of Various - Underdog Edits Box Set. 8 months ago
NIce box set with some decent edit work. I like the Seawind and Jackson 5 edits especially! The rare Diana Ross Love Hangover mix is sought after ... I found it another way, but its great to have it included in this box set. A must have for the Disco... See full review
posted a comment on Various - F.C.R. Present First Choice Vol.2. 8 months ago
Great double sided 12inch of the funky disco vibe. Bought the Solaris and Inner passion Og 12 inch after hearing these... rare grooves to the fullest!
posted a review of Buscemi - Tres Lounge Remixes. 8 months ago
I like the Brazilica vibe... Dorethea is the track. Mesmerizing and rhythmic.
posted a review of Aquanote - True Love. 8 months ago
One of my favorite joints in the catalogue... the “Streetlife original” mix breathes new life and uplifting ambient deepness into this song. Zoe Ellis is enchanting on this!
posted a review of Various - Naked Music Presents Carte Blanche 3. 8 months ago
Great comp inclusive of all the dance floor vibes... deep house, brokenbeat, nujazz, & downtempo grooves. The complete package... I salute you guys for this collection!!!
posted a review of Lisa Shaw - Always. 8 months ago
Love the “Naked Music” vibe... Lisa Shaw’s sultry vox and the beautiful ambient arrangements make this a must have for the sophisticated house head. I appreciate and can use all the mixes... The lovetronic vox is deep and mesmerizing...
posted a review of Landslide & Don Freeman / Jose Gonzalez* - Conundrum / Remain. 8 months ago
Great AA side, Latin jazzy vibe with melodic flute throughout, beautiful wish the pressing was a little better:
posted a review of Deem-C - Floating. 8 months ago
Nice melodic house groove...Ewan’s Fluting Dub is the vibe I like most! Nice filler record!
posted a review of Renovation Unlimited Featuring Roy Ayers - Antonata. 8 months ago
Interesting tune with nice mixes from atjazz. The original Bossa Nova vibe is the money... jazzy percussive ambient groove. Roy Ayers supplying the hypnotic vibes!
posted a review of Jazztronik - Samurai. 8 months ago
Gifted producer fusing Jazz/House progression elements with Broken beat temp and lush vocals. I like both mixes but the album version is more open for the dance floor... Killer Jam for sure! 2 👍🏽 👍🏽 up for the vibe...
posted a comment on Nujabes - Child's Attraction (Joaquin Joe Claussell Remix). 8 months ago
Joaquin’s collaborations and productions continue to exceed the melodic boundaries by expanding the global dance aesthetic. He broadens the musical landscape pushing the percussive and pulling the harmonious elements to create an encompassing world... See full review
posted a comment on Jersey Street - Brand New Day (Larry Heard Dub Mixes). 10 months ago
A Real Sleeper! Deepness to the fullest! Love and will use every mix of this mid tempo joint. the “After Dark” and Atmospheric mixes are true set builders! Larry’s signature sound will have you mesmerized on the dance floor!!!
posted a review of The New York Disco Orchestra - Reverie. 10 months ago
Wow probably the best Disco album I acquired this year. Amazing covers and obscure original tunes. Orchestration is tight and vivid and this recording/pressing is so transparent and revealing... 2 Thumbs up 👍🏽 up 👍🏽 !
posted a comment on Twilight (21) - Still Loving You. 12 months ago
If the CD was produced by the same reissue label.. it’s likely they got the masters...
posted a review of Jazztronik - Inner Flight / Dizzin' / Spur. about 1 year ago
Fusing Jazz, Latin, House and Broken Beat... A very nice mix of the elements. My vibe for the dance floor. However maybe not palatable for all heads...
posted a review of Azimüth* - Azimüth. about 1 year ago
Great Sonics and Audiophile Quality. The Original goes for money, however extremely happy with this purchase... I love the Azimuth sound and this recording is one the finest mastering jobs I’ve ever listened too... The separation, depth and imagery is... See full review
posted a comment on Melba Moore - Dancin' With Melba. about 1 year ago
There’s a moxie 12 inch edit which isn’t bad that extends it ...
posted a review of Finished Touch - The Down Sound / Need To Know You Better. about 1 year ago
A really kool Philly styled disco production on Motown...This record is really under the radar. It is well orchestrated and soulful... And a steal for the price! Enjoyed both sides immensely!
posted a review of Jarrod Lawson - Jarrod Lawson. about 1 year ago
Wow, one of the great vinyl releases in 2018... I absolutely love it. Jarrod is the complete package, great vocals, musicianship, depth and versed in many genres of soul. jazz funk, Gospel, R &B, House, and Ballads... A Perfect Sunday Afternoon... See full review
posted a review of Byron The Aquarius - Gone Today Here Tomorrow. about 1 year ago
Great diverse EP open and spacious in his approach to electronic music.. love the deep vibe. I will likely dig deeper into the catalogue! I’m sure to uncover some gems! 2 👍🏽 👍🏽!
posted a review of Dexter Wansel - Life On Mars / Theme From The Planets. about 1 year ago
Nice refreshing mix of this tried and true Philly classic... Although I’m not fond of altering the artists original rendition (the way he wanted you to experience it). I do appreciate the special treatment given by Paul... it will get plenty of play... See full review
posted a review of Manfredo Fest - Brazilian Dorian Dream. about 1 year ago
Wow, an amazing free form Brazilian Jazz Vibe!!! The whole album is great! Tight rhythms and vocal composition with scintillating keyboard work!!!! Highly recommended!!! 2 👍🏽 👍🏽!!!!
posted a comment on Bill Brandon / Lorraine Johnson - We Fell In Love While Dancing / The More I Get, The More I Want. about 1 year ago
I recently listened to this double sided 12 inch, the Bill Brandon “We Fell In Love” is my track.... However, over the years the Lorraine Johnson cover of “the More I Want, the More I Get” is much more appreciated and the female version is a wonderful... See full review
posted a review of Zé Roberto - Lotus 72 D / Você Tão No Alto E Eu Tão Pequeno. about 1 year ago
Really unhappy with the sound quality of this great tune... Collectors beware this cannot be an official Reissue. More effort went into cover and artwork than the pressing...
posted a review of Trio Mocotó - Trio Mocotó. about 1 year ago
Wow, vastly becoming one of my favorite albums of this genre.... The orchestration, Rhythms and singing are optimo!!! The remastering job is of the superior quality. You just close your eyes and picture yourself in Rio on the beach or walking popcorn... See full review
posted a review of Dalvanius And The Fascinations* - Voodoo Lady / Checkmate On Love. about 1 year ago
Great Soul & Disco from the “Down Under” . I acquired it for “Voodoo Lady” a very progressive uptempo disco slammer! Love the buildup and Soul Disco arrangement. Vocals and musicianship are top notch reminiscent of “Theo Vaness”. The Soul ballad on... See full review
posted a review of Damn Sam The Miracle Man And The Soul Congregation - Damn Sam The Miracle Man And The Soul Congregation. about 1 year ago
Great Funky Soul Album with all the elements.. Tight band with Brass section, Organ, Wah Wah guitar, throbbing bass with solid rhythm and percussion section! One exception...”Rainy Night In Georgia has some hiss...it’s as though it came from a session... See full review
posted a review of Raul Marrero - La Casa. about 1 year ago
Great Salsa album with some Disco... My sound of the late 70’s growing up in “El Barrio”, NYC... it doesn’t get much better. A cohesive Latin Musical Vibe... Reminiscent of Central Parks Fountain and the Schaefer Music Festival... Gifted Musicians... See full review
posted a comment on Blood Hollins* - Don't Give It Up. about 1 year ago
An amazing big band disco orchestration! It’s no surprise who the backing musicians are... the elite players of jazz funky soul disco. This record reigns supreme in the NYC underground disco scene... Rarely played out but cherished nevertheless...
posted a comment on Marvin Gaye - What's Going On. about 1 year ago
I bought into the Ultra one step process! I love the quality and listening experience. However as stated by Mhirscher I dislike how the record was split up because of the process... there was plenty dead wax un utilized. So i don’t understand why... See full review
posted a review of Norman Weeks & The Revelations - Hold On. about 1 year ago
One of the obscure sought after Gospel Soul Disco Epic Jam! This record has many peaks and valleys. Love the uplifting soulful vibe and instrumentation as the musicians get to open up and groove during several segments of this long musical & spiritual... See full review
posted a review of Mass Production - Shante. over 2 years ago
Shante is A really underrated record... a solid set builder and simple disco groove that provides energy and moves the floor ... love it!
posted a review of Soul City Orchestra (2) - Meal Ticket. over 2 years ago
An extremely comprehensive album.... Deploying Rock, Jazz Funk and Disco themes alike. My kind of album... Love Side B with big band intensity and those intense strings symphonically reminiscent of the Salsoul Orchestra and TSOP... Lots to choose from... See full review
posted a comment on The Bayara Citizens - Elektrik Afrika. over 2 years ago
Got mine! B1 is the “King’s Ransom” though... the entire package is Afro kinetic... Cosmic and sacred 4 sho! Hats Off to Joaquin!
posted a review of New York Port Authority - I Don't Want To Work Today / Rainbow. over 2 years ago
Double AA side record Philly Disco Soul to the fullest! A Great recording to boot! 2 👍🏽 👍🏽 Up. Singing and band are tight and funky. , it doesn’t get much better for the dance floor than this!
posted a review of Seguida - On Our Way To Tomorrow.... over 2 years ago
A truly great album, epitomizing the afro Latin sound of the 70’s, growing up in “El Barrio”.. The band is tight, the harmonies are right! Every Jam makes a statement to the very end (Finale) VAYA, 2 👍🏽 👍🏽 Up!
posted a review of Joe Bataan - Call My Name. over 2 years ago
Great 12 inch with solid Latin Jazz Funky soul released way after its production. Side B is a smoker as well. I know Joe B... and had no idea this was available on 12 inch. A super rare record, a must have for the collector...
posted a review of Act III - Love Power. over 2 years ago
Great Boogie Record! Finally made it into the collection! It cost an arm and a leg. I really love it though... 10 long years!
posted a review of Axel Boman - 1979. over 2 years ago
Nokturn, is my preference... although I like side A. An underrated big room jam! The Latin percapella vibe increases the tension and build up using the tried true formula and methods. The Bass indulges paired with the synth! Than congas and bongos... See full review
posted a review of Nu Guinea - Nuova Napoli. over 2 years ago
I was put on by my NYC collector fam... truly an inspiring release of refreshing jazz funky boogie disco tunes with some Afro seasoning... The recording and press is impeccable, enabling the best elements of the production to shine through. All the... See full review
posted a review of José Feliciano - Golden Lady. over 3 years ago
Although the definitive version is Stevie... and he’s a musical genius!!! I must tell you that I love Jose’s rendition (cover) of this song. He gives it that Rio - Copa Cabana feel. Love the guitar intro, percussion, violins, and his distinctive... See full review
posted a review of Various - Specially Prepared For Disco's. over 3 years ago
Love this single sided RCA EP! Yambu version of Sunny is the one I danced too growing up NYC in th 70’s. It however is the short version! I was in the same musical and social circle of Rodney Jones the extremely gifted lead guitarist for the group:... See full review
posted a comment on Hugh Masekela - Give It Up / District 6. over 3 years ago
Now with his passing, I see the value of this rare groove track skyrocketing... love this long ass track... repititive as it is...Glad I got this in NM Condition before the mad rush to acquire!
posted a review of Kleeer - I Love To Dance. over 3 years ago
Great Soul funky Disco. This group along with Skyy were the architects of a Sound that was changing.. moving Disco to a more grittier funkier vibe with driving bass and tight rhythmic percussion... Great use of synth and strings... “Keep Your Body... See full review