Som Três Show - S/T SOLD
Original Brazilian press released in 1968.
Superb bossa jazz groove lp by the Som Três, orchestrated by Cesar Camargo Mariano.
Record has no marks, looks unplayed!!!
Cover in superb condition.
Ray Barretto - Together SOLD
Original US stereo press released in 1972 with the multi coloured label.
Classic Ray Barretto lp including the monster latin funk track, "Together", listen also the deep latin jazz ""Tin Tin Deo".
Shiny and clean copy, the cover shows some light wears on the edges and corners.
Pearly Queen - Treasure Hunt SOLD
Rare original French press released in 1975.
Insane psych latin funk lp by Pearly Queen, listen to the intense and hypnotic "Calabaza Calabaza" the latin funk cover of the Norman Whitfield track, "Superstar" with huge break at the end of the track, check also the funky soul number, "Altamira" and the psych latin funk, "Jungle Walk". Really hard to find now!!
Record has light marks but they don't affect the sound, no scuffs, some light background noises when the music isn't loud, otherwise, plays fine.
The cover has light general wear, stains on the back cover, no seam split.
La Orquesta De Daniel Grau - S/T SOLD
Original Venezuelan press released in 1976.
Killer orchestral funk lp composed by Daniel Grau, known for his cosmic disco lps and 12, this one sounds more like european library including beautiful themes, b-boy beats, fuzz guitar, analog synths, check the soundclip!!!
Record plays fine, just some superficial marks and light static noises!!
Hard box cover is great condition, light wear on the edges and corners.
Hanna - Deixa Rodar SOLD
Scarce original Brazilian press released in 1979.
Solid and little known Brazil funk / disco funk lp by Hanna, listen to the soundclip!!
NMint copy, little sticker on the front cover + light general wear.
Banda Black Rio - Maria Fumaça SOLD
Very hard to find original Brazilian press on Atlantic released in 1977.
Classic Brazil jazz funk lp by the Banda Black Rio including plenty of amazing tracks like "Maria Fumaça", "Leblon Via Vaz Lôbo", Casa Forte", "Na Baixa Do Sapateiro" and more.... Essential lp!!!
Record has some superficial marks on side B but they don't affect the sound, plays excellent, shiny copy!!! Conservative grading!!!
Cover has light crease on the top left corner, little tear on the back cover, wear on edges and corners.
Nilson Com Cambossa 5 - Inaê / Terra Do Sol SOLD
Original Brazilian press on Discos RGE.
Obscure 45 by Nilson, listen to the mpb soul jazz winner, "Inaê"!!!
Record in superb condition, it comes with company sleeve.
Lord Antics And The Merry Boys - Calypsoes Too Hot To Hold SOLD
Original Jamaican press released probably in 60's.
Great calypso Mento lp, not easy to find now, listen to the soundclip.
Record has light marks but plays fine, light background noises when the music isn't loud. Deep groove label.
Cover in solid condition, writing on the back cover.
Nico Gomez And His Afro Percussion Inc. - Ritual SOLD
Rare original 1st press from Holland.
One of the best latin funk lp ever recorded composed and arranged by Nico Gomez including classic bangers like "Lupita", "Ritual" or "Baila Chibiquiban" with a lot of breaks, hard hittin' percussions, hot fuzz guitar, Hammond organ, terrific horns... A must have!!!
Record has some light marks but they don't affect the sound, shiny copy, plays excellent!!
The cover has light ring wear on the back cover, light wear on corners, solid copy.
Nora Dean / Hugh Roy - Angle lala / This Station Rule The Nation SOLD
Rare original Jamaican press of this great 45 including the great and unusual afro funk track, "Angle Lala" with trippy dub effect, hypnotic and percussive rhythm and cool vocal by Nora Dean. Great roots track on the flip. The both tracks are backed by the Tommy McCook Quintet.
Record has marks, no deep scuff, you can hear some ticks and light background noises. Check the soundclip. Writing on the labels.
Roberto Menescal - A Bossa Nova De Roberto Menescal E Seu Conjunto SOLD
Original Brazilian press released in 1963.
Great bossa / Brazil jazz lp by Roberto Menescal featuring the young Eumie Deodato...
Listen to some tracks from this solid album from the beginning to the end. Cool art cover!!
Record has just one superficial mark, very clean and shiny, beautiful copy!!!!
Tear and wear on the open edge, little writing on the front cover. Original Elenco inner sleeve.
Candido Y Su Movimiento - Palos De Fuego SOLD
Scarce original press on the famous Ghetto Records from New York.
Subtancial latin jazz / salsa lp by the timbalero, Candido.
The record has some light marks, plays fine!!!
The cover shows wear on the edges and corners.
Dalmo Castello - Fora De Hora / Boa Memoria SOLD
Scarce original Brazilian 45 released in 1968 including the superb orchestral jazz groove, "Fora De Hora" comped by Nicola Conte on the Far Out compilation, Viagem 3.
Shiny and clean copy, plays excellent.
Niama Makalou Et African Soul Band - Kognokoura / Drissa Coulibaly SOLD
Original press of this rare French only 45, it contains the afro disco banger, "Kognokoura" with rough beat, hypnotic percussions, great string arrangement, flute, check the soundclip!!!
The record shows light marks, you can hear some light tics and background noises, mainly on the side B, the disco track plays fine!!!
The cover has tears on the front cover, ring wear and stains, seam split on one edge.
Various Artists - Hit Songs From The Bahamas Vol 2 SOLD
Original press from Bahamas produced by Frank Penn.
It contains the cool soul funk track composed by Sonny Johnson & The Sunglows as well as other tracks by The Magnetics, Roy Colby & Atlantis, The Mustangs, and Frank Penn.
This copy plays fine with just some light marks.
The cover has a seam split (3cm) on one edge, wear on the edges and corners.
Wal Sant' Ana - O Viajante / Sorriso De Gabriela SOLD
Rare original Brazilian pressing released in 1974, written and composed by the little known artist Wal Sant' Ana!!!
It contains the wonderful Brazilian groove mpb track "sorrisso de Gabriela", a real winner, one of my best Brazilian find this summer!!! The other side is cool as well, check the soundclip!!! Highly recommended!!! Potential samples too!!!
The record is in NM condition. The original sleeve in EX condition with just a little tear. One red cross and a stamp on both labels to be found.
Ziskakan - S/T SOLD
Original French press released in 1981.
Scarce acid tropical / folk lp, a rare musical heritage from the French island, La Réunion, composed by a local black group called Ziskakan, this album is unique, deep and tastefull with plenty of different sound pattern and engaged lyrics about the life condition of black people in the island.
Record has plenty of light marks, you can hear ticks, check the soundclip.
Cover shows light wear on the edges and corners. Little tear on the open edge.
Jorge Ben - Africa Brasil SOLD
Original Brazilian press from 1976 of this classic Jorge Ben lp!!!
I have found two superficial marks, plays perfect!! Light wear on the edges and corners, two little tears on the back cover, light ring wear, no seam split.
Various Artists - Jazz à Marseille SOLD
Original French press of this extremely rare modern / Brazilian jazz lp featuring different jazz bands from Marseille, "Trio Bonavita", Cool Singers", New Hot Five" and "Jean Pierre Mounier Quartet". Listen to the hot jazz dance version of the Stevie Wonder track, "Too High", the delicate vocal jazz, "Day By Day", the Brazilian jazz cover of the classic Edu Lobo track, "Ponteio" and to finish the deep modern jazz "Tin Tin Dao".
This copy has a little scuffs , it makes some light tics, on the last track of the side A, not the best one. The rest of the lp plays fine, a shiny copy, just some light marks, no deep scuff, you can hear some light background noises or occasional ticks, nothing serious, check the soundclip to give you an idea.
The cover shows a light general wear, no seam splits, solid corners and edges.
Expo 80 - Viva Brazil SOLD
Ultra rare Italian only lp released in 1974.
Amazing Brazil psych jazz funk lp, solid album from start to finish, listen to "Corazon", "rollin' space" and "Upa neguinho" Comped by schema records and to finish "come and sing with us".
The side A is VG- with plenty of marks and light scuff, you can hear crackles on the second and the third extract, no skip. The side B is in VG+ condition and plays fine!!!
The cover shows wear on the edges and corners, some stains on the front cover, light ring wear, no seam split.