Tag: vinyl

Fania Records 2CD retrospective

Anyone fancying dipping their toes into vintage Latin might want to check out the new Fania Records 1964-1980: The Original Sound Of Latin New York 2CD set, which is incoming on the Strut label next month. The period is important, taking in the emergence of boogaloo from the mid-60s, which […]

New Jazzman Records 45s

Some new 7-inch vinyl reissues from the Jazzman label are on the market, which may or may not appeal. The first is a cracker, Lee Moses' version of Reach Out, I'll Be There on the Jazzman label, with Day Tripper on the reverse. It's drum-tastic. Second of the bunch is […]

Chris Farlowe & The Excellos 45

Another vintage-style 45 you might have missed. In fact I missed it too – just as well Doug has flagged up this Chris Farlowe & The Excellos 45 – Tell Me Mama / I'm Going Upstairs. Yes, that Chris Farlowe, doing some R&B, rockin' blues, call it what you like […]

New vintage-style R&B releases

Thanks to Thierry for digging out a couple of modern-day, vintage-style R&B releases that might well be up your street. The first is Nick Waterhouse & The Turn-Keys' 45 called Some Place, described as the 'Santa Ana Delta Sound' and 'a raw, rhythmic sound unique to Southern California and it's […]

New Richard Kent Style EP incoming

The Acid Jazz Rare Mod series of seven-inch EPs continues in the new year with rare recordings by 60s beat group The Richard Kent Style, going by the name of the In Style With EP. Housed in an authentic 60s sleeve are four mod-friendly tunes, Marching Off To War, Just […]

DMC My Generation record bag

I'm not personally sold on merchandise with targets on, but I know a number of you will be. So with that in mind, we present the DMC My Generation record bag. It's part of a similarly-styled range that also includes t-shirts and slipmats, but the bags are down as a […]

Rare Record Price Guide 2012

This sneaked out a couple of weeks back – the Record Collector Rare Record Price Guide 2012. It is pretty much what it claims to be – the 11th edition of the best-selling guide to record collecting. The new edition packs 1,440 pages and over 100,000 entries, covering pretty much […]

Crosley Revolution now in UK

Mystic Meg, Derren Brown, they've got nothing on us. Last month we said that the Crosley Revolution CR6002 portable record player was available in the US and that we expected Urban Outfitters to jump on it in the UK eventually. Well, it just has. It's a reworking of the Sound […]