Korean Jazz Fusion Band A-Fuzz Release "Moonshine" EP

By JR on 12:40 PM

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For the Jazz Fusion listener who likes to escape and elevate their mind to music, emerging band A-Fuzz take you on an intergalactic journey on "Moonshine". This trip to space expresses feelings of freedom and a futuristic perspective of fusion in different forms as the band blast off above the clouds with mellow synth-driven grooves for you to drift away and energetic Rock-influenced jams packed with power. Whether their giving you a jolt to uplift or proving a sense of serenity, A-Fuzz leave a beautiful impression of sound as ambitious musicians who have their sights set to the stratosphere.

The Psychedelic World of Mr. James D. Yancey, Mixed By John Morrison

By JR on 7:32 AM

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"guably the biggest, most knowledgable Dilla head that I'd ever met. I had an idea of some of the sample materials that Dilla used on some of his productions but Oronde's passion and knowledge was so deep, he put me on to many of the Psych and Prog-Rock records that Dilla used as source material. In honor of both of these men, I made this mix." - John Morrison

Introducing The cratesofjr Record Pool: My Favorite Crate Diggers Added Monthly

By JR on 7:05 AM

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After years of tracking down the best crate diggers I could find online and in the real world, I decided to compile my total vinyl experience into one place to share with others. The cratesofjr Record Pool features up-to-date vinyl auctions from music enthusiasts worldwide, from DJs and producers looking for the perfect loop to independent record stores.

It's hard work keeping up with all the great music on vinyl out there but I hope to maintain a system which streamlines great finds on eBay and provides a nice filter designed for those who dig the musical taste here at cratesofjr.

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You can also click and subscribe to the RSS feed link for each of my favorite diggers below which links to their eBay store. Stay tuned each month for a post which highlights a new discovery of crate diggers which will be added to the cratesofjr Record Pool subscription.

Beatnick Dee producer and crate digger 

bigcityrecordsnyc formerly Sound Library NY 

Bruceforsight aka the Ebay wing of Chopped Herring Records, a vinyl only Hip Hop label specialising in DOPE F ISH!!! 

academyrecords Brooklyn's largest independent record store 

tmelonrodney aka producer Stu Bangas 

goodrecordsnyc a used record shop in downtown Manhattan, New York City 

theclash1989 Owner of SONOR Music Editions. Italian Music Libraries and Soundtracks vinyl addicted. 

ingenio604 Panamanian music from a Polish digger 

tropical_fantasy rare 80's Boogie dealer 

golden_flamingo rare 80's Hip Hop 

drewhuge rare Golden Era Hip Hop from The UK 

slice-of-spice rare Golden Era Hip Hop 

piscop0 a Dj, private record dealer and passionate collector of Italian library, soundtracks and b-movies, Italian funk music, italo disco, modal jazz, psychedelic jazz, weird grooves and exotica 

misterowl1963 R&B, Funk and Soul dealer from The UK 

carolinasoul rare Soul 45s from a store in North Carolina 

blackfiles1999 rare Brazilian groove, Latin Jazz, Bossa, Latin Funk 

turkishvinyl Turkish Funk & Rock dealer

waawwaawrecords Brazilian music from Bossa, Jazz, Funk to Blues 

superiorelevation Brooklyn Record Store 

papa-funk Japanese Funk, Soul, Jazz, Soundtrack breaks from the 70's, Japanese pressings of American LPs 

ockut1 Canadian Funk dealer 

wattsjazz Jazz & Soul 

funkymusak UK DJ and dealer of 80's Soul and Boogie

recordmaster123 aka Jayla Records 

sugarsoundz Australian dealer of Jazz, Funk, Soul

pourquoi-moi Italian dealer of rare Euro Library

melbournewax Selling Australian, US and European; including Italian and French soundtracks and Libraries

jazzaggression record label and dealer of Finnish Jazz


andrewwilkins Rock, Prog, Library 

recordsunlimited Turkish, Arabic

cuordivinile Itailan groove

discos_alma various flavors of Latin music

paperstax rare Gospel LPs and 45s

proghungary Hungarian Prog Rock dealer

kidinquisitive Soul 45s

craigmoerer Craig Moerer Records By Mail, Assorted 45 

4052pauld Soul 45s

docfish German dealer of Soul 45s

allpromos Golden Era Hip Hop on tape and vinyl, rare promo versions 

djmcboingboing a mixed variety of genres and breaks

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New Starts & Motivations feat. Tony Momrelle, Quantic Soul, Vic Pitts & More

By JR on 12:18 PM

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These are the tunes that will get you out of bed in the morning and then keep you running down the street. With enough positive thinking to outshine even the most intense personal trainer, this selection is designed to drive your day through the motivational power of music. Featuring an array of sounds spanning Soul, Pop, Rock and Electronic, enjoy the uplifting songwriting of emerging artists which Believe Sync believes enough in to present a compilation based upon changing your life.

Drummer Mike Clark & Soul Singer Andrea Simone Cover "Sunshine Of Your Love" by Cream

Get on the good foot and dance as Toronto-based funkadelic Soul singer and songwriter Andrea Simone injects high energy into a souled-out rendition of "Sunshine Of Your Love", the 1967 classic by British Rock band Cream. This up and coming vocalist has as much the ability to soothe you with her beautiful voice and the humanity of her lyrics as she presents an outstanding variety of Funk and Soul songs at her Soundcloud.

On a cooler note of Jazz, drummer Mike Clark uses the foundation of Sunshine's signature dark opening chords and lightens it's perspective, transforming Cream's songwriting into an upbeat groove which unfolds into a display of lively improvisation in a genre-bending expansion of the original piece.

"JayDeeWasHere", A Tribute To J Dilla by Producer/Pianist J Bird

By JR on 7:02 PM

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From one J to another, an emerging pianist lets the rhythm thump and lush melodies flow with a dazzling display on the keys to create a dreamy homage for one of his greatest inspirations.

J Dilla art by Buddy Montana

RareNorthernSoul.com Presents The Premier Of Their Monthly Mixcloud Show

By JR on 11:58 AM

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"Our Popular New Monthly Preview Show Including Up Coming Super Rareties,c/up's,Unknowns Etc Ring 0116-2593602 To Buy Records Or Get More Info


LOOKING FOR OLD VINYL RECORDS?Welcome to RARE NORTHERN SOUL.COM the Internet's premium online Northern Soul Record store. We have a wide selection of Northern Soul, Crossover, Modern, 45s, 12" and LPs. All of our records come with a no quibble 7 day refund policy.

We also Buy Northern Soul Records whether it be whole collections or single items, just give us a call or drop us an email and we will give you a quote the same day and if you are happy with the quote we will arrange payment straight away." - Steve & Tina of Rare Northern Soul Record Shop

Advance Promo Tapes: Mecca & The Soul Brother, Mama Said Knock You Out & More

By JR on 9:14 AM

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Video: Pharoahe Monch Goes Classical & Performs PTSD With PitchBlak Brass Band

Pharoahe has been known to reach out to musicians who bring out that extra edge of Soul and adrenaline to put his songs above the average your used to hearing in Hip Hop. In this powerful 2016 performance he digs deep within to express one of his greatest challenges of life yet with the help of The PitchBlak Brass Band. Recorded live from the Ecstatic Music Festival in New York City.

Tall Black Guy Flips The Music Of James Brown For 2016, Released On 7"

Get ready to bounce once again as TBG kicks things off for another year of innovative and soulful sample-based production. For his 2016 release on Plain Jane Records, Tall Black Guy lends his knack for rhythm and chops to leave his mark upon The Godfather Of Soul on "JB Suite" now available on vinyl here at Juno Records.

Feel The Magic Of Guitarist Big Mike & Singer Jessica Jolia Of Rhythm Section Ent.

A mix of the smooth, funky and soulful can be found in the show-stopping music of Rhythm Section Ent. who are a group of young musicians with old souls and a lot of love to give.

Rhythm Section Ent presents Big Mike with his debut album Young Man Old Soul. This record has everything you could ever want from a Smooth Jazz album. With feature from Wayman Tisdale, Elan Trotman and Lin Rountree the collaborations alone are worth the purchase. Big Mike has managed to pour his story in this album through radio friendly melodies, feel good chord progressions and catchy hooks.

Jessica Jolia and Rhythm Section Ent do a acoustic cover of soul artist Tweet's new 2016 single "Magic" off her new album "Charlene".

The Music Of Violin Diva Charisa Dowe Rouse, Soul Violinist & Vocalist

The sweet lilt of a violin bow caressing its strings.
The sparkle of a blues that reaches the rafters, and then trails down again in a melodious cascade of scat.
Soul. Jazz. Rhythm and Blues.

This is pulsing, breathing, live music,
with Charisa the ViolinDiva, souljazz violinist and vocalist.

Welcome to the Next Chapter in Soul....

Buy "the Prelude"EP Project today, Available at www.cdbaby.com/cd/charisatheviolindiva

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