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Temptations - It's Growing / What Love Has Joined Together - Tamla Motown

Condition: Excellent

RARE TMG 504 Classic double helping from MOtown this UK copyu is extremely tricky to capture, this example has a couple of marks that cause a light a feeble nearly inaudible click.

Today this collectable is way better than 1/2 price

Labrenda Ben - Just Be Yourself / I Can't Help It I Gotta Dance - Gordy

Condition: Very Good + / Lf

Highly elusive and very sought Motown Northern Soul.

This copy may look untidy but actually play PERFECTLY! Flipside plays with a few light pops..the “important” side is clean.

Today Way Better Than 1/2 Price

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2 X Acetates - Various Artists- Various Titles - Emidsc

Condition: Excellent

These early 70s EMI acetates are now considered collectable. Part of Northern Soul history.

Before you are two with a total of SIX Classic NS tracks Gloria Jones Tainted Love Steve Karmen Big Band Harry Betts - Plastic Flying Machine Pat Powdrill - Do It# Twans - I Can’t See Him Lorraine Silver - Lost Summer Love

Today this is a big big value buy

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Gil Scott-heron - The Bottle - Strata East

Condition: Very Good +

Northern Soul Anthem her as the ORIGINAL USA PROMO

Light surface marks but as you can hear plays clean.

Today way, way better than 1/2 price

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Carl Hall - You're So Qualified / He Gets Everything He Wants - Mercury

Condition: Very Good + / Wrp

One of the most distinctive of all Northern Soul male vocalists, Carl Hall never fails but to delight. Listen to him tackle this huge Lou Courtney production as he rip[s into the horn blaring arrangement aided by Sweet Soul Sister choruses.


This copy is today a fraction of it’s value - it has a storage warp and light surface marks.. but a minter will cost you at least £100..

Today Way EWay Better Than 1/2 Price

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Steve Mancha - Don't Make Me A Story Teller / I Won't Love And Leave You - Groovesville

Condition: Very Good +

Don Davis’s Detroit Groovesville machine made more compelling 60s soul recordings than most anyone - using a blend of shrill girl group, Mike Terry’s Baritone Sax, a bank of strings and choosing only the motor City’s finest vocals - incomparable SOUL!

Light surface marks plays clean - so Today Much Better Than 1/2 price

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Hoagy Lands - The Next In Line - Laurie

Condition: Very Good + / Xol

An ORIGINAL USA press of a timeless Northern Soul classic, and a Twisted heel anthem. Vinyl has a few light surface marks but plays clean - two X’s on label.

Today Much Better Than 1/2 Price

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Underdogs - Love's Gone Bad - V.i.p

Condition: Mint - / Slt On B

Thumping, uncompromising Northern Soul from this under-recorded Motown band. Rare Motown that is total Northern Soul.

Vinyl is immaculate on both sides - flipside label has a sticker removal tear..and today it’s Better Than 1/2 price!

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J. J. Barnes - Baby Please Come Back Home C/w Easy Living - Uk Stax

Condition: Ex + Noc

Very sought after at he moment as it’s receiving long overdue club action.

flawless vinyl 1969 UK copy - and building in demand as you read - perfect Groovesville production showcasing J. J. Barnes and Detroit Northern Soul at it’s finest.

Better than 1/2 price today - because the original push-out center has been removed for easy DJing.

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Butch And The Newports - I'm Only A Man / Out Of My Hands - Black Rock

Condition: Very Good +

Fabulous string driven Northern Soul crossover that recently sold for over £200 @ auction - listen you’ll hear why. This is an utterly delicious dancer that has just everything required to thrill the dancefloor, including an highly impressive vocal..

Light surface marks not affecting play to much -

Today Not Better Than 1/2 Price - a mere fraction of its auction win price!


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