OUT NOW ON 3xLP here.
Buy CD/Digital Download now here
Fantastic, mind-blowing, awesome new collection of killer Studio One dancehall and proto-dancehall!
Featured here is a new collection spanning Studio One’s dancehall period – singers and deejays on classic Studio One rhythms, studio and electronic wizadry from the Brentford Road headquarters, lots of rare 12” singles, all effortlessly brought together to nice up the dance.
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Stone-cold CLASSIC boogie two-step funky soul bomb!
Soul Jazz Records/Sounds of the Universe launches its SOUL 7-inch series in fine style with this FANTASTIC SUPER-RARE £150+ double sider.
THIS 7-inch can ONLY be bought directly here from Soul Jazz Records or Sounds of the Universe websites and shop. It is a very limited 500-copies pressing and you need to buy it now!
Exclusive Tenderlonious EP on our very own Sounds Of The Universe imprint!
This is the new extremely limited 300 copies WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE to customers of Sounds Of The Universe/Soul Jazz Records 12" single - the latest in our unique and highly sought-after and collectible Art +Sound 12" set of releases.
Includes a download code, and 12 x 12" print by brazilian artist and photographer Brisa Chander.
More info here
This amazing new deluxe large format hardback photography book featuring: John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Pharoah Sanders, Albert Ayler, Ornette Coleman, Roland Kirk, Art Ensemble of Chicago, Alice Coltrane, Eroc Dolphy, Leon THomas, Cecil Taylor and more!
The 100s of stunning photographs in this new book capture the radicalism and self- determination of pioneering jazz artists in the 1960s and early 1970s. In many ways this book follows on from our earlier cover art book Freedom, Rhythm and Sound - 100% essential!
Companion album to follow in September!
Legendary New York DJ Nicky Siano will be signing copies of the new DVD Love Is The Message about Nicky's equally legendary club The Gallery. Featuring unbelievably fantastic footage from the 1970s as well as interviews with David Mancuso and Frankie Knuckles it is a very good DVD - and comes with an album of new and classic music including Nicky Siano's classic collaboration with Arthur Russell as Loose Joints.
In short, Nicky Siano is the man and will be in our Soho store,
Sounds of the Universe,
7 Broadwick Street,
on: Sat 24 May from 4-6pm
signing copies of this new DVD. Come along and meet the legend!
To ensure your copy you can pre-order the DVD from our Sounds of the Universe store here
Featuring The Electric Eels, 101ers, Death, Crime, Mirrors, Hammersmith Gorillas, Hector, Victoria Vein, Cabaret Voltaire, Zolar X, Count Bishops, Simply Saucers, George Brigman and loads more!
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Punk 45: Sick on You! One Way Spit!
After the Love & Before the Revolution:
Compiled and sleevenotes by Jon Savage
Read large new French article on our Punk 45 series in Chronicart magazine here
Buy now here
This album features music recorded in Spain in the years 1965-74 and comes complete with over 60 pages of historical, biographical and musical text about the unique musical form of Gipsy Rhumba, a style that blended together flamenco, Caribbean and rock 'n' roll influences (text in English and Spanish).
More info here.
"This well-presented compilation drawn from 1965-74, is a capsule of supercharged clapping, joyous vocals, a piece of Catalonia caught up in New York Mambo. Startling."
"Catalan music gets new life. Discover a collection worthy of conquerering the world."
Dagens Nyheter newspaper feature, Sweden
REVIEWS AND FEATURES:
The Guardian newspaper: Here
El Pais, Spain large newspaper feature (in Spanish): Here