Various Artists

Mainstream Funk

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Wewantsounds continues its collaboration with Bob Shad's venerable jazz label Mainstream Records, and present a selection of 12 turntable-friendly tracks recorded between 1971 and 1975 and showcasing the label's superb blend of Spiritual Jazz, Funk and Soul by the likes of Buddy Terry, Sarah Vaughan, LaMont Johnson and Johnny Coles. Most of the tracks are released on vinyl for the first time since their original release in the early 70s. The 2-LP set comes with gatefold sleeve featuring never-seen photos from the Mainstream vaults and new liner notes by UK journalist Paul Bowler.


1. Sarah Vaughan - Inner City Blues
2. Buddy Terry – Quiet Afternoon
3. Blue Mitchell – Last Tango In Paris
4. LaMont Johnson – M'Bassa
5. Prophecy – Betcha Can't Guess My Sign
6. Dave Hubbard – Family Affair
7. Sugar Billy – Super Duper Love Pt. 1
8. John White – Right Off
9. Mike Longo – Matrix
10. Barry Miles – Little Heart Of Pieces
11. Johnny Coles – Betty's Bossa
12. Pete Yellin – It's The Right Thing

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