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posted a comment on Various - Bonfido Disques 001. about 22 hours ago
Yes, it’s so nice. My friend Babish Patel doesn’t like it though, because he is a very big ninny!!
posted a comment on Various - Studio One 007 - Licensed To Ska. 2 days ago
This is a simply lovely box set, that had my mam purring “oh, Gavin!!” in the flirtatious manner of a Bond girl, when her hunky toyboy (Gavin) gave her one, as a surprise present.
posted a comment on Galt MacDermot - Coffee Cold / Space. 3 days ago
ATTENTION! Sorry, to interrupt, but please, I would like to tell you some good news, that I have to share. My nefarious Uncle who works as a nightwatchman for a vinyl pressing plant (which I simply cannot name, for fear of repercussions) let slip the... See full review
posted a comment on Ernest Ernie & The Sincerities - Do Something. 3 days ago
Also available on this fine compy (what I call a "compilation" as it saves time to type) http://www.aninacollins.com/Various-Soul-Togetherness-2018/release/12596040 if you are just wanting to hear the sweet soulful grooves on vinyl and do not mind that it... See full review
posted a comment on Kaire - Rock Witcha / Lovey Dovey. 3 days ago
The track "Lovey Dovey" is such a good choice, to put as the first track on a special, romantic "compy" (what I call a compilation) tape that you have made for your lovely girlfriend. When she hears it, and the wonderful sentiment of the lyrics, she... See full review
posted a comment on Guilherme Coutinho - Curti??o - Ué?. 3 days ago
Such jaunty and jolly Brazilian funk that is very nice to listen to, when you are industriously cleaning out the crumb tray of the toaster.
posted a comment on Angel Olsen - Whole New Mess. 3 days ago
This is such a special and nice pressing, cut upon a nice thick slab of high quality vinyl. And I must say that the Version of "Lark Song" found here, is worth the price of the record, alone. Plus, this edition has found much great favour with my... See full review
posted a comment on Apollo Brown & Che'Noir - ...As God Intended. 3 days ago
When the needle is gently placed, on this album's earth-shaking hip hop grooves, you will not be able to resist nodding your head in time to the grandiose, booming beats. And, if you are identifying as a lady, you may well find that you are shaking... See full review
posted a comment on Kon & The Gang - Get It Together / Strong Love. 3 days ago
If you love to boogie and mince, to top quality disco music, you will find this record very much to your great satisfaction!!
posted a comment on Goose (6) - Alive And Well. 3 days ago
As my mam likes to say “what’s good for the goose, is good for the gander” but at these current prices, I am not sure that’s right!!
posted a comment on James Brown - People Get Up and Drive Your Funk Soul / J.B.'s Medley Part 2. 3 days ago
A very welcome new pressing of Jameson Brown’s seminal, underrated classic “People Get Up And Drive Your Funky Soul” or as my friend Babish Patel calls it, “PGUADYFS”. He says he says it like that, because it saves time, but I have noticed that it... See full review
posted a comment on Sven Wunder - Hanami / Shinrinyoku. 4 days ago
My slightly racist second cousin Terrance, was so pleased when he received this record through the mail. This is not only because it sounds very fine though with sparkling high-end tones and deep, rich bass. But also, because he prefers to only buy... See full review
posted a comment on Róisín Murphy - Murphy's Law (Cosmodelica Remix). 4 days ago
Here it is, at last this magnificent tune from the very talented Roisin Murphy is released on a nice and large, wide-grooved 12inched sized disc! I was so glad, to finally get my copy today, that when my mam went out to the shops to buy a pat of... See full review
posted a comment on Nick Pride & The Pimptones - Ideology. 4 days ago
A superb album, from Nick Pride (and his Pimptones). My favourite track here, is "Mama Got The Nasty Jams". This is because it reminds me of the time, that my mam tried to make some strawberry, blackberry, and plum jam. But she did not sterilize the... See full review
posted a comment on Róisín Murphy - Murphy's Law. 4 days ago
The vinyl version, is out now. Please, you must rush it your local record shop and buy it immediately, before it sells out and you are left crying big sad tears behind your anti-Covid perspex face shield!!
posted a comment on Various / Selected By DJ Yoshizawa Dynamite* & Chintam - Wamono A To Z Vol. I - Japanese Jazz Funk & Rare Groove 1968-1980. 4 days ago
Ten tracks of premium, top drawer Japanese funk, which are just so luxuriously decadent, that you may be tempted to sneakily spoon an extra dollopful of cream onto your dessert strawberries as a special treat!!
posted a comment on Sven Wunder - Tōryanse / Sakura. 5 days ago
I am very pleased to see, that this will be going up for sale soon. When I found out earlier today, I was so thrilled that I opened up my bottle of vintage 1958 preserved Coca Cola, that I had been saving for a special occasion such as this. Cheers,... See full review
posted a comment on The Duke Ya Love To Hate - Ridin' / Rollin'. 5 days ago
Side A ("Ridin") is a nice edit of "Flashlight" by Parliament, and it will have you funkin' like an ABSOLUTE MONARCH!!
posted a comment on LoveHrtz - LoveHrtz Vol. 3. 5 days ago
It is safe to say, that when you are hearing "Gotta Dance" that you may well certainly find yourself deciding that you've "gotta dance" straight away. So please I must urge you respectfully, to ensure that you are sufficiently warmed-up prior to... See full review
posted a comment on Various - The World Is A Cafeteria. 5 days ago
An exquisitely superb compy (what I call a "compilation" as it saves time to say it, and to write it) is the poo-poo!! (I have to type "poo-poo" in case my mam is reading, as if I put "sh*t" then she will get very cross with me) Two particular... See full review
posted a comment on Pearl Dowell / Billy Cee & Freedom Express - Funk Monsters Volume Two. 5 days ago
This perfectly sized 7inched single is a great addition, to any burgeoning funk 45 collection. Both tracks, are so good!! Especially "Hard Times" which is ideal to play, when you are personally having a hard time such as struggling to fill out a very... See full review
posted a comment on Prince - (Sticky Like Glue) "The House is Ours". 6 days ago
My nefarious Uncle, who works at a vinyl pressing plant as a trusty night watchman guarding all the lovely records from the evil intentions of criminally-minded burglars, has reliably informed me that he has seen this most hallowed purple disc being... See full review
posted a comment on Sheik* - Good Times / Everybody Dance. 6 days ago
My nefarious Uncle, who works as a night watchman at a vinyl pressing plant (I cannot say which, for fear of reprisals) has told me, that he saw this record is being repressed and will be out soon. When he shared with me this fabulous news, I must... See full review
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posted a comment on Lord Finesse - The Awakening. 6 days ago
A lovely and nice splattered pressing of this, boom bap masterpiece, that is respectfully packaged in such a beautiful sleeve that I have put on my special record display shelf, so I can look at it every day. My mam (who is very religious, and... See full review
posted a comment on Maxine Weldon, Peggy Woods - I'm The Other Half Of You / You'd Better Be Good To My Baby. 6 days ago
Two very nice, and sentimental soulful cuts which will bring great pleasure to so many record collectors. As an added bonus, the B-Side, "You'd Better Be Good To My Baby" could be useful to new mothers, who planning on going out for a romantic meal... See full review
posted a comment on Maxine Brown, Chuck Jackson (2) - I Wonder What My Baby's Doing Tonight / Two Stupid Feet. 6 days ago
Although I do like the excellent "I wonder what my baby's doing tonight" by Maxine Brown, the winning track on this nice and loud seven inched disc for me, is definitely "Two Stupid Feet" by Chuck Jackson. This is because, if you look at your feet,... See full review
posted a review of Mr. K - The Mr. K Edits (The Garage Box). 6 days ago
An outstandingly magnificent array of seven inched singles that are just filled to the brim, with the most heinously FONKY grooves. Everyone of these tracks, has the magnitude to get you dancing and prancing like a prize-winning plum farmer. Plus,... See full review
posted a comment on Rubba / The Roger Webb Sound - Way Star / Moon Bird . 6 days ago
A finely crafted pressing, that is aligning with exactly the type of outstanding quality, that we have come to expect from De Wolfe Music and Ace Records Ltd. What is more, the track "Moon Bird" is just so relaxing to listen to, while you are cooking... See full review
posted a comment on Prince Alphonso & The Fever - Tune Up Ska / Time Is Ska Tight. 6 days ago
When you are hearing this new, reggae covering version of Booker T (and the MGs) classic bop "Time Is Tight", you will have no choice but to commence with a mega bout of energetic skanking!!
posted a comment on Katy Perry - Smile. 9 days ago
Oh, the red vinyl sounds so wonderfully divine. When you hear it, you will fall in love with Katy Perry's voice, all over again. There is not a hint, of compression. The bass has a satisfying thud, that actually made my mam have to tell me to turn it... See full review
posted a comment on Katy Perry - Smile. 10 days ago
This is Katy Perry's nice, new album and it is a very fine pressing on this magnificent translucent red coloured vinyl disc. The artwork, is also so lovely to look at, and is certain to please many hardcore KatyCats, when they see it. One thing that I... See full review
posted a comment on Mudhoney - Superfuzz Bigmuff. 11 days ago
A really nicely pressed, limited silver edition, that is guaranteed to delight and enthrall the Mudhoney completist in you life. Although please, you must be careful with this version, as if you live near a big tree and like to leave your window open... See full review
posted a comment on The Harlem Gospel Travelers - He's On Time. 11 days ago
Such lovely gospel sounds, that greatly satisfy my mam when she is drunk on the word of God, and in one of her evangelical moods, ready to prostrate herself before the great Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ Almighty!!
posted a comment on Bob Vylan (2) - We Live Here. 26 days ago
Very nice punk rocking grime, that is perfect to listen to, if you have had a stressful day and want to let off a bit of steam in a safe and responsible way. My favourite track is the one called “Pulled Pork” mainly because every time I hear it, it... See full review
posted a comment on The Trammps - The Night The Lights Went Out. 27 days ago
This is a great and very majestic disco song, that is all about the blackout of July 13-14 in 1977, that affected New York City. I am so glad though, that I was not actually there. As it must have been so dark, and I would have been a bit worried... See full review
posted a comment on Runaway Slaves - Booty Mission (Yo, Yo Where The Ho's At?). 28 days ago
Such a very fine song to listen to, when you are preparing to leave the house in order to embark on your own personal “booty mission” to the local sauna spa and massage parlor!!
posted a comment on Lordfunk & Moar - Caminho. about 1 month ago
Sometimes my man likes to listen to this record, 7 times in row. Yes, it really is THAT good!!
posted a comment on The Heavy Sounds - Honey Driver. about 1 month ago
Superlative instrumental funk that will have you chugging and bopping down the hallway at top speed as you make your way to the lavatorials to sniff another little snuffle of china white wuffle dust!!
posted a review of Billy Nomates - Billy Nomates. about 1 month ago
A finely pressed record on wonderfully vibrant red vinyl, with grooves that you will quickly realize, hold the needle so snuggly. The music itself, is a bit like if Stevie Nicks was the lead singer in the "Sleaford Mods", instead of Jason Williamson... See full review
posted a comment on The Shawn Lee Rides Again Band* - Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! Sessions. about 1 month ago
My mam, is a big fan of the Jimmy Webb's effervescent composition "Witchita Lineman" and has collected well over 100 cover versions of it, ranging from The Fatback Band, to Ray Conniff, Tom Jones, Sammy Davis Jr, Marti Pellow, N*Sync, and The... See full review
posted a comment on The Regulators (3), Woodfield Rd Allstars - Reggae Dynamite Vol.1. about 1 month ago
Lovely reggae, that will have you bopping and skanking just like the absolute monarch you were always born to be!!
posted a comment on Shawn Lee's Incredible Tabla Band - “Tabla Rock”. about 1 month ago
I must agree, with fellow discographer, "Babborecords" as I too have both colours in my collection, and the black one DOES sound superior to me. I asked my lovely girlfriend for her opinion, and she concurred. Then afterwards, we had engaged in an act... See full review
posted a comment on Shanti Celeste - The Sound Of Love International #003. about 1 month ago
A lovely collection of techno-infused electronic dance tracks, many of which will have you leaping and cavorting around the living room with much pleasure and sheer joy. The track "Slap That Bass" in particular, sounds exceptionally good, after you... See full review
posted a comment on Ultramagnetic MC's - Give The Drummer Some. about 1 month ago
Another world class reissuing here, from the fabled and much revered Mr. Bongo's label. It is nice and clean sounding, with appropriately booming bass that has to be heard, to be believed, whilst also enjoyed with much relish. However, I have always... See full review
posted a comment on Black Sheep - Strobelite Honey. about 1 month ago
Another top notch reissuing from Mr. Bongo here, that is certain to delight aging b-boys who are now too elderly and infirm to "bust a move" on the dancefloor, but who are still very much able to listen to the songs of their youth, with much nostalgic... See full review
posted a comment on Carlton Jumel Smith* & Cold Diamond & Mink - Remember Me. about 1 month ago
Such a lovely soulful song, that is blessed with jangling rinky dink guitars and a driving drum beat, upon which, the yearning vocals of Carlton Jumel Smith are laden with meticulous care and attention. I think, that this would be so nice, to play at... See full review
posted a comment on The Pearls (7) / The Pearls Allstars* - On And On. about 1 month ago
It is a real shame, that there is so much sibilance on this pressing. I was playing it at my best friend Babish Patel's house, and when he heard all of the hissing, he thought that his pet snake (Sammy) had escaped from his special glass tank, and... See full review
posted a comment on Mother Freedom Band - Cutting The Chord. about 1 month ago
An absolute mother-funkin’ funk masterpiece that will get you tapping your toes, clicking your fingers, stomping your feet, and boogieing and sweating like a massive funkin’ champion!!
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