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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
Obscure rap from BBE
Blue Note Turns 75
Remasters and vinyl reissues
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The Building Blocks of Philly Soul
New box set Cooler Than Ice: Arctic Records and the Rise of Philly Soul
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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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DMX’s Debut Year
Celebrated by Respect the Classics
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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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Never My Love
Donny Hathaway celebrated on career anthology
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Respect the Classics
Universal drops hip-hop reissues
NWA-Straight Outta Compton
Sly and the Family Stone
Higher! multi-disc retrospective from Epic/Legacy
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Chicano Batman
L.A. band embraces many styles for their soul identity
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Express Rising
Crate heavyweight Dante Carfagna returns with his sophomore release
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The Tom Moulton Remixes
Philly ReGrooved 3 compilation
Tom Moutlon with Sigma Sound Studios' Harry Chipetz and Leon Huff
Danny Krivit
Shintaro Sakamoto
"From the Dead"
Sakamoto 7-inch TV
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DJ Shadow and his transmissions from the MPC era, 1992–1996
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Voodoo Child’s Slight Return
D'Angelo's masterpiece
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Brazil Beyond Bossa
LITA Records reissues classic Marcos Valle albums
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Sofrito Super Discoteca
Mix CD and T-shirt brought to you by 101 Apparel
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Jackson 5
Come and Get It: The Rare Pearls
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