Soul A-F

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
Arthur Alexander Same (Warner Brothers) M- / EX / Cc. U.S.'1972 55.00
(early 70's release by black Soul-man hittin' it big w/"you better move on" in 1962; ...accompanied by a hot Memphis band and  this sure is a great slice of tasty Soul w/a subtle variety 'n versatility... a fine bag of genuinely crafted songs; horns arranged by Charles Chalmers; green label print;)
Joan Armatrading Back To The Night (A&M) EX / EX NL'1975 28.00
(2nd album by Black Soul-lady gone earthy Pop groovin' soil; 2 songs co-written w/Pam Nestor; full-band backing on most songs; w/lyrics-inner-sleeve;)
How Cruel (A&M) EX / EX NL'1979 28.00
(7th album by Black Soul-lady gone earthy Pop groovin' soil; full-band backing;)
Me Myself I (A&M) EX / EX NL'1980 28.00
(8th album by Black Soul-lady gone earthy Pop groovin' soil; full-band backing feat. Marcus Miller, Chris Spedding, Clarence Clemons on sax; w/inner sleeve and comes w/flexi E.P. containing an interview;)
Same (A&M) EX / EX NL'1976 28.00
(3rd album by Black Soul-lady gone earthy Pop groovin' soil; backed by Dave Mattacks, Jerry Donahue, Graham Lyle...; w/lyrics-inner-sleeve;)
Show Some Emotion (A&M) EX / EX NL'1977 28.00
(4th album by Black Soul-lady gone earthy Pop groovin' soil; backed by Jerry Donahue, Mel Collins, Georgie Fame...; w/lyrics-inner-sleeve;)
Steppin' Out (A&M) EX / EX NL'1979 28.00
(6th album (recorded LIVE w/ 2 new songs) by Black Soul-lady gone earthy Pop groovin' soil; full-band backing; FOC;)
To The Limit (A&M) EX / EX NL'1978 28.00
(5th album by Black Soul-lady gone earthy Pop groovin' soil; w/lyrics-inner-sleeve;)
Whatever's For Us (Intercord) EX / EX D'1972 36.00
(first album by Black Soul-lady gone earthy Pop groovin' soil; songs co-written w/Pam Nestor; full-band backing feat. Gerry Conway, Ray Cooper, Larry Steele and Davy Johnston; german print;)
Sil Austin Honey Sax (SSS International) EX / VG++ U.S.'196 52.00
(orig. late 60's U.S. print of sax fronted cover-versions of 60's khool w/arrangements of strings 'n brass rending a soulful Pop edge... all-instrumentals of "a whiter shade of pale", "days of wine and roses", "Alfie", "San Francisco" ...and a HOT rendition of "ode to Billie Joe";)
Philip Bailey The Wonders Of His Love (Myrrh) M- / M- U.K.'1984 28.00
(orig. U.K. print of Disco-Soul album;w/insert-sheet;)
Anita Baker Rapture (Elektra) EX / EX D'1986 28.00
(german print of 80's Sou-Pop by black song-lady;)
Black Magic Same (Atco) EX / M- / Co. U.S.'1970 38.00
(orig. U.S. print of Soul-Pop grooves by black femme/male sextet w/strong voc-accent; feat. Jerry Peters who arranged the vocals; ...this band is presented by Sonny & Chér (as the back-sleeve implies)
Buck D.D.Black Mississippi Bluze Mass (Green Bottle) VG++ / EX / Cc. U.S.'1972 55.00
(early 70's U.S. southern funky Soul-grooves w/brass; bloozed colours and hot back-up vocs by The Sneakie Secret Singers! incl. the hot phonky-struttin' "Miss Veegalopps"-track!! nice uni-pak jacket w/ cool pics on inner-fold;)
Tina Britt Blue All The Way (Minit) VG++ / EX U.S.'196 75.00
(orig. U.S. print on this Liberty sub-label; Black femme singer w/captivating bloozed, soulful voice trying wits on great covers of Fogerty's "born on the bayou", Otis Redding's "hawg for you" & "my lover's prayer", Jimmy Reed's "bright lights, big city", "god bless the child" (B. Holiday) "key to the highway"...; w/wah-fuzz-guitar squelche in parts;)
Solomon Burke Electronic Magnetism (MGM) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'196 42.00
(late 60's effort by famous black Soul-man; starring in the line-up: Paul Humphrey, Wilton Felder, Victor Feldman, Joe Sample, David T. Walker...; ace cover of John Fogerty's "lookin' out my back door";)
Love Trap (Royality) M / M U.S.'1986 36.00
(80's orig. U.S. release by premier U.S. Soul man; w/brass 'n ladies-back-up;)
Sidewalks,Fences And Walls (Infinity) M- / EX U.S.'1979 38.00
(late 70's effort by famous black Soul-man; string- and horn-arrangements;)
Clarence Carter Patches (Atlantic) M- / M- U.S.'1970 65.00
(top notch Soul-groovin' Classic w/funky grits by guitar-crankin' songman w/brass 'n Travis Wammack plus Albert Lowe helpin' out on guitar; Jimmy Haskell arranged some tasty strings; cover of Tony Joe White's "Willie & Laura Mae Jones", "let it be" (Fab Four), "it's all in your mind" & the great "I'm just a prisoner (of your good lovin')"  written by George Jackson & Eddie Harris; top shape!)
The Chambers Brothers Feelin' The Blues (Vault) SS / M U.S.'1968 75.00
(action-packed black rockin' Soul combo w/bloozed Gospel overtones; incl. "I got a woman", "house of the rising sun", "don't lose your cool"; mint orig. print)
Now! (Reo) EX / VG+ Can'1966 42.00
(action-packed black rockin' Soul combo w/bloozed Gospel overtones; Live recording cuttin' it loose on "High heel sneakers", "what's I say", "so fine" (6:10); canadian print on this  "Quality Rec."-sub-label;)
Now! (Vault) EX / EX U.S.'1966 75.00
(action-packed black rockin' Soul combo w/bloozed Gospel overtones; Live recording
cuttin' it loose on "High heel sneakers", "what's I say", "so fine" (6:10); orig. U.S. stereo-print in nice shape;)
People Get Ready (Vault) EX / EX U.S.'1965 110.00
(action-packed black rockin' Soul combo w/bloozed Gospel overtones beefin' up 'em grooves, strong voc-treats 'n shaky harmonica jobs... their very first album from 1965 recorded LIVE at the Ash Grove in Los Angeles & the Unicorn in Boston! incl. title rack by Curtis Mayfield, Bobby Womack's "it's all over now",  "tore up" (H.Ballard)... these grooves just spread a good feelib'!! orig. stereo print in nice nick!)
Shout! (Vault) M- / M- / Co. U.S.'1968 75.00
(action-packed black rockin' Soul combo w/bloozed Gospel overtones; incl. Chuck
Berry's "Johnny B. Good"; title-track is by the Isley Bros... packed up in an 11 minute medley! nice U.S. orig. stereo print;)
Shout! (Vault) M- / M- U.S.'1968 75.00
(action-packed black rockin' Soul combo w/bloozed Gospel overtones; incl. Chuck
Berry's "Johnny B.Good"; title-track is by the Isley Bros... and packed up in an 11 minute medley!)
Otis Clay Trying To Live My Life Without You (Hi UK) M / M- U.K.'198 28.00
(80's U.K. print of singles collection by this black U.S. Soul-man;)
Merry Clayton Gimme Shelter (Ode) EX / M- U.S.'1970 52.00
(Rockin' grooves by black Soul-Lady; great cover of the Stones' "gimme shelter", "Country Road" (James Taylor); feat. David T. Walker, David Cohen, Joe Sample, Billy Preston,   Paul Humphrey...;)
Gimme Shelter (Ode) EX / EX U.S.'1970 42.00
(Rockin' grooves by black Soul-Lady; great cover of the Stones' "gimme shelter", "Country Road" (James Taylor) ...feat. David T. Walker, David Cohen, Joe Sample, Billy Preston, Paul Humphrey...;)
Danny Cox Birth Announcement (Together) EX / EX U.S.'1969 95.00
(little known double-set w/all-cover versions performed by Black singer/guitarist w/ a voice like a cross 'tween Joe Cocker & Richie Havens! ...rather soulful renditions of songs like "Baby Blue", "just like a woman", "Suzanne", "Hey Jude", "day in the life" ...and a really stunning cover-version of "my guitar gently weeps" w/BLISTERING electric lead-guitar-work by Richard Ruskin(!); Red Rhodes provides some steel, Gary Usher, produced, arranged, engineered and designed the album cover!!)
Birth Announcement (Together) VG++ / EX / Co. U.S.'1969 75.00
(little known double-set w/all-cover versions performed by Black singer/guitarist w/ a voice like a cross 'tween Joe Cocker & Richie Havens, rather soulful renditions of songs like "Baby Blue", "just like a woman", "Suzanne", "Hey Jude", "day in the life" ...and a really stunning cover-version of "my guitar gently weeps" w/BLISTERING electric lead-guitar-work by Richard Ruskin(!); Red Rhodes provides some steel, Gary Usher produced, arranged, engineered and designed the album cover!!)
Sammy Davis Jr. Portrait Of (MGM) EX / VG++ U.S.'1972 34.00
(U.S. print of good compilation album covering the life 'n times of this famous black singer/entertainer; incl. "Mr. Bojangles", "it's a musical world", "sweet gingerbread man"...;)
Tyron Davis Sexy Thing (Future) M / M U.S.'1985 28.00
(mid-80's U.S. print of colorful Soul moves;)
The Drifters Same (Clarion) M- / EX U.S.'196 55.00
(orig. U.S. print of 60's album released on Atlantic sub-label; incl."Ruby baby", "lonely winds", "steamboat";)
Earthquire Same (Natural Resources) SS / SS U.S.'1972 65.00
(early 70's U.S. release of soulful happening w/strong black femme lead-singer (Tata Vega) ...a few funky, rhythm-bound strolls w/jazzy, melodic edge 'nbrass; drifty lounge mooods w/quality voc-treats; comes in beautiful uni-pak sleeve;)
Duke Ellington Concert Of Sacred Music (RCA) M / M F'197 42.00
(70's french reprint of 1965 recorded LIVE performances at The 5th Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York; Gospel-Jazz w/vocs; all compositions by Duke; some truly haunting moves here!)
The Emotions Sunbeam (CBS) EX / EX NL'1978 34.00
(late 70's release by famous U.S. black femme vocal-trio performing as The Heavenly Sunbeams, The Hutchinson Sunbeams... when they were kids back in the 50's; soulful-grooves w/a disco edge... tasty vocal-treats, brass, strings... Victor Feldman plays vibes, George Bohannon on trombones...; FOC w/ plenty o' pics on inside;)
Eon Same (Scepter) EX / EX U.S.'1975 32.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of melodic, arranged Pop-Soul by black quartet;)
Same (Scepter) M / M U.S.'1975 36.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of melodic, arranged Pop-Soul by black quartet;)
J.B. Euson Live At Club 67 (CBS) VG++ / EX NL'196 65.00
(orig. green-label dutch print of live-recorded Rhythm 'n Soul grooves by black singer that came to be known before by a rendition of The Impressions' "this little light of mine" ...a song that became better known as  "Amen" (included on this album!); Euson is backed by a white band from holland (no info given as for line-up) w/drums,  bass, guitar 'n keyboards;)
Evergreen Blues Comin' On (Abc) EX / EX U.S.'1969 55.00
(late 60's release by U.S. septet; soulful grooves w/shaky brass & a mind for Pop; cover of "try a little tenderness";)
The Ever-Green Blues 7 Do Eleven (Mercury) VG+ / EX U.S.'1968 55.00
(late 60's release by U.S. septet; soulful grooves w/shaky brass & a mind for Pop; cover of  "gimme some loving"; white-label promo MONO print w/ ace SOUND-waves!)
The Four Tops Main Street People (Charly) M / M- U.K.'1986 28.00
(mid-80's U.K. release of 1973 album by premier Motown-Records Soul-Pop combo; this marked their debut for Dunhill Records;)
Meeting Of The Minds (Probe) VG++ / VG++ D'1974 34.00
(orig. german print of mid-70's album by premier Motown Soul-Pop combo; feat. Larry Carlton, Ray Parker, Ben Benay on guitars, drums by Paul Humphrey,Wilton Felder on bass...; nice FOC;)
Nature Planned It (Motown) EX / EX U.S.'1972 38.00
(orig. U.S. print of early 70's album by premier Motown-Records Soul-Pop combo; incl."I am your man" (Ashford/Simpson)
Aretha Franklin Arrives (Atlantic) EX / EX U.S.'1967 75.00
(tasty white-label-promo MONO print of '67 album; incl. "satisfaction" (Stones), "96 tears"...;)
Hey Now Hey (The Other Side Of The Sky) (Atlantic) M- / M- / Co. U.S.'1973 52.00
(early 70's release by famous black Soul lady; FOC;)
Live At Fillmore West (Atlantic) M- / EX U.S.'1971 Sold
(GREAT early 70's Live-album... incl. "respect", "spirit in the dark" (w/Ray Charles) "Eleanor Rigby"; FOC;)
Live At Fillmore West (Atlantic) M- / M- U.S.'1971 65.00
(GREAT early 70's Live-album... incl. "respect", "spirit in the dark" (w/Ray Charles) "Eleanor Rigby"; uncut FOC;)
Soul '69 (Atlantic) EX / VG++ D'1969 55.00
(orig. german print (in laminated sleeve) of hot late 60's effort by this most renowned U.S. Soul-Lady ...kicks off with 'ramblin' (the Maybelle Smith song) Sam Cook's 'bring it on home to me' , 'gentle on my mind' (John Hartford) , Bob Lind's 'elusive butterfly' and King Curtis plays the sax solo on 'pitiful' )
Spirit In The Dark (Atlantic) M- / M- U.S.'1970 75.00
(orig. U.S. white-label promo-print of excellent 'n haunting 1970 album by this black Soul-lady accompanying herself on piano! Duane Allman plays guitar on "the battle is over" (Malcolm Rebennack/Jessie Hill) "why I sing the blues" (B.B.King) ...backing band consists of The Dixie Flyers and The Muscle Shoals Rhythm section; beauty shape!)
This Girl's In Love With You (Atlantic) EX / EX U.S.'1970 65.00
(orig. U.S. white-label promo-print of also fine effort by this black Soul-lady; Duane Allman on guitar and so is Eddie Hinton & Jerry Weaver & Jimmy Johnson; David Hood plays bass & Roger Hawkins (dr) Barry Becket on keyboards; incl. a cover of the Fab Four's "Eleanor Rigby" and "let it be", "The weight" (Robbie Robertson)... opening track is "son of a preacher man"; Jerry Wexler co-produced)
Aretha Franklin & Reverend C.L. Franklin
Never Grow Old (Checker) EX / EX U.S.'1973 52.00
(early 70's Gospel-Soul release;orig. U.S. blue/purple label;)

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