WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE! Only available here, right now!
Heatsick - Snakes & Ladders/Time Smudge
This single is part of our Art+Sound 12” series, pressed on 180gm vinyl, with unique artwork designed by Heatsick including 12 X 12 hand-screen printed numbered artwork.
Only available at Sounds of the Universe or Soul Jazz. All unique art-pieces. Instant collector’s items!
Buy/listen Heatsick here.
Watch EXCLUSIVE video here.
This album is brand new on our new Sounds of the Universe sub-label.
It is only available exclusively from our website, the Sounds of the Universe website or the Sounds of the Universe shop in Soho, London.
Hieroglyohic Being - Acid Documents
Brand new 10-track CD housed in rceycled card, hand-printed and indivually numbered editon of just 200 copies worldwide!
Stunning, stark, forward-thinking acid expermentation from surely one of the most creative beings on the planet at present - Jamal Moss, AKA Hieroglyphic Being.
Grab a slice of musical history quick!
Living legend Hieroglyphic Being aka The Sun God aka IamthatIam aka Jamal Moss etc. returns to Sounds of the Universe, this time with a live set to launch 'THE ACID DOCUMENTS' - a new 10-track album for our own Sounds Of The Universe shop label, sold exclusively here! If you've come down to see Jamal play in the shop before, you'll know you can expect pretty much anything. If you haven't -- now's your chance.
We'll also have a few records played beforehand by our friend Helm -- PAN mainstay, boss of the excellent Alter label, and all-round nice fella. Not to be missed!
Buy Acid Documents here
Wedneday 4th September. Helm DJ set from 6pm. Hieroglyphic Being playing Live 6.30pm
Sounds of the Universe
7 Broadwick Street
Soho, London W1F 0DA
This Saturday 10 August 2013 at Showroom Station, Sheffield
Mirror To The Soul film screening + Q&A with Stuart Baker
Followed by Soul Jazz Records DJs
On 22nd June 1948 the MV Empire Windrush arrived on the shores of the UK, containing 493 West Indian passengers. The following half a century's assimilation of Caribbean culture into the UK created of the most exciting music of its time: Dubstep, Jungle. This event will look at the relationship between the Caribbean and the UK, particularly documenting the specific culture that would go on to create the aforementioned Dance Music genres, a reminded of the connection dance music culture has to the history and identity of the environment it occupies.
Featuring a film screening of Soul Jazz Records' Mirror to the Soul a patchwork montage of historic Pathé footage and music from Caribbean culture during the aforementioned migrant transition. This will be followed by a Q&A and DJ set reception with director and Soul Jazz founder Stuart Baker.
Info on/tickets for this event here
Kassem Mosse and The Workshop crew broadcasting live from our sister Sounds of the Universe Record Store this Saturday 20 July 2013 at 7 pm.
Broadcast live for Boilerroom.TV
19.00 - 21.00 (GMT)
Soul Jazz Records will be selling loads of groovy Soul Jazz Records stuff at the Independent Record Fair this Saturday 13 July 2013 at Spitalfields, Old Street, London.
Come and say hello, buy some groovy Soul Jazz stuff for yourself - special prices, records, books, posters and more
Open 11 am - 5 pm.
Now available for the first time ever on CD for this classic private-press deep spiritual Jazz album originally released in Detroit, USA 1976.
CD comes as bespoke Jap-style hard-cased deluxe CD exact-reproduction artwork with Obi-strip.
Buy/listen CD here
Also available as:
Superb collectors edition very limited deluxe (1000 copies worldwide ) VINYL release on Soul Jazz Records/Universal Sound. This album is cut as an EXPANDED DOUBLE ALBUM at 45RPM and is extremely loud! Pressed on bespoke 180gsm remastered audiophile vinyl, comes with japanese-style obi strip and thick card sleeve.
Buy vinyl/more info now here
This extemely rare Detroit Jazz Composers Ltd's album was originally released locally in Detroit in 1976, and has been digitally remastered.