Tag: vinyl

R&B Hipshakers Volume 1 – CD / vinyl

Can't say I'd heard of this release, but R&B Hipshakers Volume 1 (aka teach me To Monkey) on the Vampisoul label seems will worth investigating. It's compiled by Mr Fine Wine (of Downtown Soulville radio show and podcast fame), pulling tracks from the Federal and King vaults, ranging from '56 […]

eBay watch: Philips 133 record player

Looking for a new record player? You could do worse than check out unused 1970s Philips 133 portable record player, which is up for grabs on eBay. Dating back to the 1970s, it is indeed described as 'mint condition' and 'real museum quality', so we can presume this is a […]

PorTables – vinyl-inspired tableware

You may know Kavel Rafferty for her club flyers or if you were around, the sleeves of the free CDs we gave away for the Modculture Outta Sight club night amongst many other higher profile things. Well, she has now teamed up with Ella Doran to make PorTables.  The new collection […]

El Chavo – Hit The Boogaloo 45

Classic boogaloo recorded in 2010? That's what you get with the Hit The Boogaloo 45 by El Chavo. Produced by legendary jazz DJ & producer Paul Murphy, it's an update of that classic Latin-based dancefloor sound and a take on Tito Puente's Hit The Bongo. The reverse is the Lonnie […]

New band: The Filthy Six

Jazzy, funky and a heavy dose of Hammond – The Filthy Six are about to launch their debut single on the Acid Jazz label with a track you might already be familiar with. That track is Get Carter, taking a funky detour from the Roy Budd original, back by the […]