New 'First Time On A 45; series will focus on tracks that never made it to 7". (A) Three Pieces' sublime track from 1975 Fantasy album 'Vibes Of Truth'. (B) Johnny Hammond's much sampled club favorite from 'Gears' LP on Milestone.
Rare largely unknonw mid tempo vocal modern soul/disco floater w/sweet soul flip. Outsider soul lo-fi vibe. On flip, ballad goes double time near the end and is one for the more sophisticated dance-floors.
Deep in south Chicago, a band of 4 brothers raised on doo-wop & flea-market instruments made a record during the mid 70s that did not only mark a seminal point in their youthful careers, but would go on to become a true collector's favourite.