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MAY RELEASES

Tony Allen - A Tribute to Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers (Blue Note Records / vinyl 12inch / May 22nd 2017 / 5744394)

Blue Note is pleased to announce the release of legendary Nigerian drummer Tony Allen's new EP: A Tribute to Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers. The 4 titles featured exclusively in the EP provide a preview of his forthcoming album for Blue Note on which Tony Allen pays tribute to his longstanding idol, American jazz drummer Art Blakey. The EP's four titles and the other tracks that make up the album were recorded over three days in Paris at the Midilive studios, the former facility of the Vogue label. The sessions were done in live conditions that saw Tony Allen and his 8-piece band together in the same room, with the sound channeled through 12 separate mikes onto 2" tape via a Sony MCI-JH24 analogue multi-track recorder.

 

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Al Sunny - Time To Decide (Favorite Recordings / vinyl LP / May 15th 2017 / FVR134LP)

Favorite Recordings proudly presents Time To Decide, first album by Al Sunny. Al Sunny is a young composer emerging from the French soul music scene. Soon after learning the guitar, he started composing and became involved in numerous projects and collaborations. During his conservatory studies, the will to establish himself on a solo project became stronger and he quickly discovered deep inside himself the music that he truly loves, inspired by artists such as Tim Maia, America, Al Green, or Al Jarreau. It’s then thanks tof Florian Pellissier, that Al Sunny meets with Pascal Rioux, founder and A&R of Favorite Recordings. Together they agree on a musical direction looking towards the West coast movement of the 70s and 80s. This direction includes influences like Steely Dan, The Doobie Brothers, and Ned Doheny, of whom Al Sunny covers the classic “Get It Up For Love” on the new album. With Time To Decide, Al Sunny shows us the premise of his music style, infused with Blue-Eyed-Soul, Pop and Folk.

 

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V/A - Discomatin Edits 03 (Discomatin / vinyl 12inch / May 15th 2017 / DISCOMAT003)

For their first release of 2017 and third edition of the series, the Parisian crew, Discomatin, dug harder than ever to propose edits still in the spirit of the afterparty they organize. The EP is composed by four tracks, finely picked and slightly edited by the DJs of the crew. They cover a wide range of genres, from French boogie, to cosmic disco, through West-Indies or new-wave influenced lyrics. There is definitely something for all tastes on this EP. It’s fresh, it’s French, so don’t sleep on it!

 

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Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra - Impact (Officehome Records / vinyl LP / May 15th 2017 / OH003)

After an album made out of hip-hop extrapolations of their atypical music (Got To Get Down released in September 2016, featuring the creme of NYC MC’s Emskee (The Good People), Audessey & Oxygen (Soundsci)), the Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra returns with another hip-hop colored LP, IMPACT, featuring Paris based Chicago MC Racecar. These two parties have had the opportunity for a clever joint venture, wisely stirred during both live and studio sessions. A furiously efficient mashup of their respective talents, combining the characteristic crazed orchestration and composition skills of the ALVO, to the survitaminated flow and writing of one of the most prolific MCs on the French territory.

 

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Orlando Julius & Ashiko - Love, Peace & Happiness (Hot Casa Records / Deluxe vinyl LP in Replika sleeve / May 8th 2017 / HC49)

Official reissue of one of the hardest to find albums by the Afro Soul maestro, a pure Afro Funk spiritual grail from 1978! Born in 1943 in Ikole-Ekiti in Ondo State, Nigeria, Orlando Julius Ekemode had started in music from an early age. Nigerian musician, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, he is credited as one of the first musicians to fuse US R&B into traditional highlife music, creating his own influential Afrobeat sound during the mid-‘60s. In 1978, Orlando Julius Ekemode decided to produce himself this amazing session, originally recorded between Maryland and West Virginia (USA) and released in limited quantity in Nigeria by the obscure label Jungle Records. 6 stunning Afro-Funk monster tracks, recorded by 8 musicians based in Oakland. Essential!

 

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V/A - Saigon Supersound Vol.1 (Saigon Supersound / Gatefold vinyl 2LP & CD / May 8th 2017 / SSS01 & SSS01-2)

What started as an idea 5 years ago now becomes reality with the release of SAIGON SUPERSOUND Vol.1, compiled by Jan Hagenkötter. A compilation about the story of a musical era in Vietnam that was almost lost, made of tracks from 1965 to 1975, the so-called “Golden Music” period in the south of Vietnam, where – under difficult circumstances – a lively pop culture had developed. This period is characterized by the fusion of Vietnamese music with western pop music. The compilation includes some tunes reissued for the very first time since they´ve been released originally. With the release of Saigon Supersound Vol. 1 on double gatefold vinyl and cd in May 2017 the story of this nearly unknown music will be reissued.

 

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APRIL RELEASES

Joao Selva - Natureza (Favorite Recordings / vinyl LP / April 24th 2017 / FVR133LP)

Favorite Recordings proudly presents Natureza, first album of Joao Selva. The story of Natureza is made of the meeting between two passionate artists who are Jonathan "Matuto" Da Silva and Bruno "Patchworks" Hovart. Beyond its traditional heritage, Brazil has always been a land of extremely varied music, influenced by the international scene. Soul, Jazz and American Pop did inspire many local stars such as Chico Buarque, Carlos Jobim, Gilberto Gil, Tom Zé, or Erasmo Carlos. Both fervent lovers of this movement and these names, it’s with the idea to pay them a faithful tribute, that Jonathan and Bruno began the Joao Selva adventure. Together they gave birth to Natureza and embark us for a trip into the heart of the Tropicalist Pop influences of Jorge Ben and Caetano Veloso, the intoxicating Funk of Tim Maia, and the social poetry of Vinicius de Moraes.

 

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V/A - AOR Global Sounds Vol.3 (1976-1985, selected by Charles Maurice) (Favorite Recordings / Gatefold vinyl 2LP & CD / April 17th 2017 / FVR130LP & CD)

Favorite Recordings and Charles Maurice proudly present the 3rd edition of their acclaimed AOR Global Sounds compilations series. Another brilliant selection of 14 rare and hidden tracks, produced between 1976 and 1985 in various parts of the world. On AOR Global Sounds Vol.3, DJ and producer Charles Maurice delivers again a fine overview of the AOR and WestCoast influences for many artists in the late 70s and early 80s. Even more than on previous volumes, he selected highly forgotten productions, deeply infused with Disco and Soul flavors. Fully remastered from originals, with great attention to sound quality as always, AOR Global Sounds Vol.3 (1976-1985, selected by Charles Maurice) is presented by Favorite Recordings in a Gatefold vinyl double LP and as CD.

 

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Robert Helms - Sekele I Like It / Feet On The Ground (Betino's Records / vinyl 12inch / April 17th 2017 / BR02)

Unearthed by groove archeologist Betino Errera, this black gem was cut in Paris in 1980 by American vocalist Robert Helms. Helms was backed by a seasoned studio band including Donny Donable (of Lafayette Afro Rock Band) on drums, Christophe Zadire (of Zulu Gang fame) on bass and Beckie Bell on backing vocals. The session was led by master musician Jacob Desvarieux on guitar, piano and synths, and under the supervision of Pierre Jaubert, who was a major player on the independent French production scene from the late 60s onward, operating his own studio, famous for also being a much appreciated meeting point for musicians.  Today, Betino's Records reissues two very sought after tracks from the original album: "Feet On The Ground" and "Sekele I Like It". In addition, both tunes get the contemporary rework treatment by Baptman and Betino editing the vocals out of "Sekele I Like It" and by DJ Vas who digs the Afrobeat seam on "Feet On The Ground". And last but not least, this 12inch pressing is limited to 700 copies worldwide.

 

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Janko Nilovic - Funky Tramway (Underdog Records / vinyl LP / April 3rd 2017 / UR825691)

Following the recent reissues of Pop Impressions, Super America, Soul Impressions, and Chorus, Underdog Records label follows-up to the series with another brilliant album by French underrated composer and producer, JANKO NILOVIC. JANKO NILOVIC certainly was one of the greatest studio talents of Europe in the 70s! He is a musician who devotes himself to music, which resulted in a great number of published works, but most of them made for library music labels and also not available for sale. His oeuvre stretches from classical, jazz and funk to pop, psyche and easy listening. And has been sampled many times by hip-hop artists such as JAY-Z, DRE, DAFUNIKS or GUTS...

 

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MARCH RELEASES

Voilaaa - Des Promesses (Favorite Recordings / Gatefold vinyl 2LP & CD / April 10th 2017 / FVR132LP & CD)

Voilaaa is one of the many projects led and produced by Bruno “Patchworks” Hovart, who’s proven over the past 15 years, his place amongst the finest producers of groove music in all genres. This time exploring the wide spectrum of the African and Tropical Disco scene, he received a massive international support for Voilaaa’s first album, On te l’avait dit (2015). Following to that success and pursuing the same direction Voilaaa’s now presenting its 2nd efforts, Des Promesses. The 13 tracks of the album are again up to expectations, and Voilaaa has not finished feeding international dancefloors with heavy Afro-Disco music.

 

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Peter Hunnigale - Untamed Love (Jamwax / vinyl 12inch / March 20th 2017 / JAMWAXMAXI08)

Peter Hunnigale aka Mr Honeyvibes was born in South London in 1960 and was to develop into one of Britain's most formidable reggae ‘Lovers Rock’ artist of our time. It was clear at a tender age Peter's main interest was in music and being born of Jamaican parentage, he was exposed and influenced by music of West Indian culture. Untamed Love is an UFO in Peter Hunnigale’s career, recorded at Omega studio (London) and originally released on the Cosmic label in 1986. Some people have no words to describe it. You can call it brit-boogie, rare funk, sick jam, musical bomb, or god jam, whatever it’s a typical mid 80's tune with a rhythmic background sound that is captivating and memorable, thanks to heavyweight synth and awesome vocals. The original 12’’ vinyl record is still very hard to find and expensive nowadays. If you are about to discover this song, make sure you are sit down when you listen to it because this song will blow you down “hey girl I like the way you smile”.

 

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Tony Allen & Africa 70 - Afro Disco Beat (Disco Afro Reedit Vol.2) (Comet / vinyl 12inch / March 6th 2017 / COMET080)

In 1976, Fela Anikulapo Kuti & Afrika 70 released a total of 8 albums including the hit Zombie. At the time of their height, Tony Allen, Fela's drummer, decided to release a follow-up album to Jealousy. Progress was the result of a series of studio sessions, featuring Fela himself with a tenor solo on the title-track. The b-side contains the dancefloor filler “Afro Disco Beat”. Today, Comet proudly presents the 2nd release of the Tony Allen & Africa 70 (Disco Afro Series): featuring remastered original versions of “Afro Disco Beat” and remixes by Africaine 808 & Mexican Institute of Sound.

 

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FEBRUARY RELEASES

Calvin B. Rhone - I Believe! (Favorite Recordings / vinyl 12inch / February 27th 2017 / FVR129)

New official single reissue of I Believe! by Calvin B. Rhone: A very rare Gospel/Disco masterpiece, originally released at only 1000 private-press copies, and surprisingly unknown and underrated until today. Calvin Bernard Rhone, a native of Los Angeles, has been ministering in word and song for more than 40 years throughout the US and abroad. Beginning his professional singing career at age eight, he has shared the stage with possibly every major Gospel artist from the 60’s to present. In 1983, he released the album Intimate Friends on his own label, C.B.R. Records. Recently discovered by DJ and collector Charles Maurice, the LP has never received the attention and fame it deserves. It was anyway obvious for the DJ and Favorite Recordings, that some of the tracks it includes would for sure become real classics for all Disco and Funk music lovers and deejays. Officially licensed to Calvin B. Rhone himself, it’s today reissued for the first time, as a 3 tracks vinyl single.

 

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Enrico Mantini - The 1992 Lost Tapes (Deep & Roll / vinyl 12inch / February 27th 2017 / DEEPR002)

Deep & Roll strikes again, bringing back to life 4 unreleased tracks, lost since 1992, by the Italian House maestro Enrico Mantini. Like a good wine, music improves with age, to the greatest delight of our ears. “Octivation” is the ultimate smooth ballad, a subtle balance between warm synths and keys. “Gotta Have It” brings the deepness, “I Wanna Tell You” a powerful groove: all tracks will fit into deep dancefloors, bringing nostalgic vibes and some realness to your set. The heads won’t miss this one!

 

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Voilaaa - African Music (Favorite Recordings / vinyl 12inch / February 13th 2017 / FVR131)

Voilaaa is one of the many projects led and produced by Bruno “Patchworks” Hovart, who’s proven over the past 15 years, his place amongst the finest producers of groove music in all genres. This time exploring the wide spectrum of the African and Tropical Disco scene, he received a massive international support for Voilaaa’s first album, On te l’avait dit, released late 2015 on Favorite Recordings. With a second effort already planned for spring 2017, Voilaaa has not finished to feed international dancefloors with heavy Afro-Disco vibes. Here comes the first single from Voilaaa’s upcoming second efforts, made of 3 new killer tunes featuring Lass, Sir Jean, and Pat Kalla.

 

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V/A - Akwaba Abidjan (Oriki Music / Gatefold vinyl 2LP & CD / February 13th 2017 / ORK006LP & CD)

This new Oriki Music compilation includes serious 1970’s Afro dancefloor hits, surely a promising favorite among deejays, Afrofunk and Tropical music revival aficionados. Vinyl diggers can finally play some of Ivory Coast’s hardest to find deep funk, Afrobeat, Manding and Tropical rhythms tunes recorded by such legends as Moussa Doumbia, De Frank Jr, or Francis Kingsley. The consistent liner notes focus on the original label history, Société Ivoirienne du disque, based on interviews with the producer, and original unreleased pictures of the artists and 1970’s Abidjan city. Compiled by pioneer African music digger and respected deejay Greg de Villanova, it signs the great return of the dormant French record label, which released such wonders as Orchestra Baobab’s A Night At Club Baobab or Moussa Doumbia’s Keleya.

 

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Estrada Orchestra - Jazzbeatjäätis (Stereophonk / Ltd vinyl LP / February 13th 2017 / ST012)

Forerunners of underground Estonian jazz-funk since 2013, Estrada Orchestra is a 5 pieces band based in Tallinn. Loosely defined genre borders situate the group of master improvisers into equal parts psychedelic grooves and avant-garde. Although names like Herbie Hancock and Mulatu Astatke pop into mind, the list of kindred spirits of Estrada is far and beyond to find. After their self-named début album flew off the shelves in 2015, Estrada Orchestra puts out their 2nd LP Jazzbeatjäätis in 2017 via French imprint Stereophonk. Having gigged in Tallinn Music Week, Positivus and numerous festivals in Estonia the jam band is ready to take on the international stage with support from the likes of Shawn Lee, Greg Foat and Alain Mion. Limited to 300 copies.

 

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Various - Star Wax Vol.3 (vs Diggers Factory) (Compos-It / vinyl LP/ February 13th 2017 / CIT18WAX)

Star Wax, the famous French magazine, invites Diggers Factory for its 3rd compilation on vinyl. And what a compilation! We are proud to offer you exclusive tracks and quality music with this funk / hip-hop / oriental compilation, with tracks from 1976 to 2016 by artists such as Geraldo Pino, Chayeb Chbab, Janko Nilovic, 47Soul, Quiet Dawn, Sa’Bat Machine & Tam Ly, Ahmed Malek, Last Bongo In Paris, or Doc Strange.

 

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JANUARY RELEASES

Frank Eddie - Forever / Love Has Never Passed Me By (SOL Discos / vinyl 7inch / January 16th 2017 / SOL1003)

SOL DISCOS is honored to introduce its 3rd reissue, with these two songs from Frank Eddie: "Love Has Never Passed Me By" & "Forever". While the original record’s been known by a handful connoisseurs, very few people are actually proud owners of it. Originally released on the private INSYNC label by Mr Eddie himself, most of the 1000 pressed copies where abandoned in some random houses he used to live in, in South Miami, Florida. Several decades later, SOL Discos’ A&R and DJ, Waxist, got introduced to Frank Eddie's beautiful music through "Independant Movement" radio show of Mark Gurney in UK. After months of researches and with the help of US digger Josh Goldman, he’s been able to establish contact with Frank and to get his approval for officially reissuing his music.

 

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Mr President - Going to a Go Go (Favorite Recordings / vinyl 12inch / January 16th 2017 / FVR124)

Bruno “Patchworks” Hovart is one of the top producers of today’s groove music scene. After playing as a bassist and guitarist for various bands, he started producing in the mid-nineties and has kept on mixing today’s technologies with the raw spirits of House, Electronic, Disco, Funk, Soul, Reggae & Jazz music’s golden years since then. On this new EP, he’s back as Mr President with 2 new banging titles, teaming up again with Sabba MG on vocals, following to their great “Give My Love” efforts, released on EDR Records 3 years ago. As “Going to a Go Go” is a fully exclusive work reminiscent of the early House music scene from New-Jersey or Chicago, the nice Disco flavors of “Night Time” also come to announce Mr President’s upcoming new album in 2017.

 

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Trevor & Lisa - L.A. Nights (Hi & Fly Records / vinyl 12inch / January 16th 2017 / H&F00021)

Trevor & Lisa, the Parisian Funk band, is back! L.A. Nights, their new EP on Hi & Fly is a new milestone in the band discography, setting it to a next level. The title track is a cover of the famous Yasuko Agawa’s track (itself based on Light of the world’s “London Town”) inspired by strong Zapp and West-Coast influences. Fat basslines, tight horn riffs and funky talkbox parts galore! “Break Droppin’” and “The Battle” are infectious medleys played by the band with an extended line-up including extra brass, strings and percussions. Last but not least, it's also the comeback of Hi & Fly, a French diggers' reference since 2000. So, one reason more to have a listen… Enjoy!

 

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Sue Barker - Sue Barker (Hot Casa Records / Deluxe 180g vinyl LP in Replika Sleeve / January 16th 2017 / HC48)

A Fantastic and rare Soul-Jazz album recorded in Adelaide (Australia) in 1976. Originally pressed and released on Crest records and fully licensed by the Hot Casa team to reissue it on a deluxe 180g vinyl. Sue Barker is a Jazz singer from the 70s – and one who isn't afraid of picking up a bit of Soul. Most of the album features covers from Duke Ellington to Marvin Gaye, Curtis Mayfield or even James Brown! Actually this is more than just a vocal album, there’s a lot of space for instrumental solo from her top Adelaide musicians team. She gets hip small combo of seven musicians backing that match all the right inflections in her vocals. Arrangements are by Grahame Conlon, the guitarist in the group. A classic Soul-Jazz album finally available to everybody…

 

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DJ Cam - Best Of (Inflamable Records / Pink colored vinyl LP / January 16th 2017 / BESTOFV001)

After more than 30 albums composed and produced, 150 collaborations and remixes, 5,000 clubs and festivals and 2 million records sold, DJ Cam is finally releasing his first Best Of. Celebrate over 20 years of his career with us! Known around the world, DJ CAM was part of the avant-garde ‘French Touch’ together with Daft Punk, Air and Bob Sinclar, as well as a precursor of the electronic music popularized by his peers (Massive Attack, Madonna, Jean-Michel Jarre…). DJ CAM founded his own label, Inflamable Records, which has now sold over 2 million records and counts more than a hundred productions in its catalogue, including the single “Summer in Paris” featuring vocals by Anggun (over 1 million singles sold). The French Touch is back!

 

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