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African-influenced funk band Ikebe Shakedown drops new album
Stylistically, Stone by Stone leans much more ’70s funk and soul than their handle would lead you to believe
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Funky Vignettes from Rap’s Obscure Early Days
BBE's new compilation Rock It... Don't Stop It! shines a light on pre-'83 hip-hop obscurities
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Blue Note Turns 75
Remasters and vinyl reissues
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Uptown Top Chinatown Swap Ranking
Beat Swap Meet #24!
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The film Babylon looks at London’s early ’80s sound-system scene
How Black London's Mean Streets turned into a legendary movie
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King Tubby’s salvaged speaker box
Sonos Presents HOMETOWN HIFI
Hometown Hifi. Photo © Ralf Strathmann for Sonos.
The Building Blocks of Philly Soul
New box set Cooler Than Ice: Arctic Records and the Rise of Philly Soul
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1960s Jamaican Dub Scene Exhibit
"Hometown Hifi" features sound systems and classic photos
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Lefto & Kutmah’s “Symbiosis”
101 Apparel drops new T-shirt with mix-CD and 7-inch
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The Incredible Bongo Band
Classic break records get reissue treatment
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Isis Voyage
Previously unheard material from Stanton Davis and the Ghetto Mysticism Band
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King & Queen of the Soul Court
Rhino/Atlantic drops Otis and Aretha box sets
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Rare Sides
Soul Fire expands its Record Store Day set
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Convergence by Jackson Pollock
DMX’s Debut Year
Celebrated by Respect the Classics
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Culture Is Cool…
But Society Happens
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Herbie Hancock: The Complete Columbia Album Collection: 1972–1988
Label releases mammoth box set of legendary pianist
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Soul Fire Resurgence
Truth & Soul reissues the classics
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Live at the Music Hall of Williamsburg
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TV One’s Unsung
The Delfonics
The original Delfonics. (left to right) William Hart, Randy Cain, Wilbert Hart. Photo courtesy of William Hart.
Never My Love
Donny Hathaway celebrated on career anthology
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