Charles Earland – Odyssey (1976)

CHARLES EARLAND ODYSSEY Released 1976 Mercury SRM-1-1049 After the phenomenal double-LP ‘Leaving This Planet’, which featured Freddie Hubbard and Joe Henderson as rocket fuel, Earland continued in a similarly cosmic-jazz direction.  He made one more LP for Prestige, a live album of new material called Kharma, and then began a new phase at Mercury Records with this jazz-funk-latin-disco-rock fusion called Odyssey, which also became the name of his spaceship, I mean vehicle, for releasing this kind of thing for the … Continue reading

Gap Band – The Gap Band III (1980)

The Gap Band – The Gap Band III Vinyl rip in 24-bit/96kHz |  Art scans at 300 dpi Genre: funk, disco | 1980 Mercury Records ~  SRM-1-4003 When I Look In Your Eyes     4:58 Yearning For Your Love     5:41 Burn Rubber On Me (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)     5:16 Nothin’ Comes To Sleepers     5:34 Are You Living     4:24 Sweet Caroline     3:21 Humpin’     5:06 The Way     4:46 Gash Gash Gash     5:18

Patrice Rushen – I Was Tired Of Being Alone (1982) [12″-inch single]

Patrice Rushen – I Was Tired Of Being Alone Vinyl rip in 24-bit/96kHz | FLAC |  Art scans at 300 dpi 353MB (24/96) + 107MB (16/44) + 48 MB (320) |  Genre: funk / soul / disco | 1982 Elektra Records ~ K 13184 T While I had been meaning to upload some more Prince extended 12″ singles in time for the anniversary of his passing last week,  I’ve been busy with other things and I had “Around The World … Continue reading

Prince – Around The World In A Day (1985) (Paisley Park ~ 9 25286-1 ~ SRC Pressing)

  Prince & The Revolution – Around The World In A Day Vinyl rip in 24-bit/96kHz | FLAC & mp3 | 300 dpi LP Artwork 904 MB (24/96) + 323 MB (16/44) + 113 MB (320) |  Direct Links | Genre: Prince | 1985 Warner Brothers / Paisley Park ~ 9 25286-1 ~ SRC Pressing I bought this album the same week it was released with money I earned from my paper route as a ten year-old kid.  In a … Continue reading

Joyce – Feminina (1980) (EMI Japan 2016)

Joyce Feminina Recorded     January 1980 Original release on Odeon This reissue: EMI JAPAN / UICY-76389 1.     “Feminina”       (Joyce)     3:48 2.     “Mistérios”       (Joyce, Maestro)     4:32 3.     “Clareana”       (Joyce )    2:50 4.     “Banana”       (Joyce)     4:16 5.     “Revendo Amigos”      ( Joyce)     3:20 6.     “Essa Mulher”       (Joyce, Terra)     3:32 7.     “Coração de Criança”       (Joyce, Leporace)     3:13 8.     “Da Cor Brasileira”       … Continue reading

Dizzy Gillespie Meets The Phil Woods Quintet – s/t (1987)

Dizzy Gillespie Meets The Phil Woods Quintet Vinyl rip in 24-bit/96kHz | 300 dpi Artwork 844MB (24/96) + 279 MB (16/44) + 114 M B (320 mp3) |  Genre: jazz | 1987 Timeless Records~SJP 250 ~ Netherlands 01     Oon-Ga-Wa    (Dizzy Gillespie)    6:17 02     Loose Change    (Hal Galper)    8:03 03     Whasdishean    (Dizzy Gillespie)    5:58 04     Round Midnight    (Thelonious Monk) 12:36 05     Love For Sale    (Cole Porter)    8:48   Alto Saxophone – Phil Woods Bass – Steve … Continue reading