Kansas City label issued 8 records 1978-1981, but their catalog has crawled to top power-pop want lists & appeared on bootleg cassettes. Their midwest bubblegum roots are apparent, but also influenced by the glam-punk spit hocked from the 100 Club stage.
Meet Hi-Rhythm Rare & previously unreleased Northern Soul from D-Town indies Wheelsville, Premium Stuff, Sir Rah & Boss, recorded in Memphis (1965-1968) f/Lee Rogers, The Appreciations, The Master Keys, The Persians, Don Bryant, Al Gardner, more.
81 track, 6LP+4CD box (both formats included) are re-mastered versions of singles from the Twinight, Federal, Cha-Cha, Tmp-Ting, Special Agent, & Zachron labels. Also "Dresses Too Short" "Is It Because I'm Black" LPs & previously unreleased tracks.
The band behind `Let Me Do It`, one of the top dance floor bombs of the last 10 years in the UK modern soul scene, recently reissued as a 12` on Lotus Land. 5 tracks including `Have You Ever Felt That Feeling` & `Let Me Do It`.
Rarities by perennials like Warren Lee & producer Senator Jones rock side by side w/valuable rarities by Chuck Conway & the Amars, & Brotherhood + stellar live version of `Ode To Billy Joe` by Luther Kent`s back up band Trick Bag
Contains some soulful tunes from greats like Joe Hunter, Jonnie Mae Mathews, & Hermon Hitson. This LP contains some unreleased tracks & previously released tracks w/extended mixes taken directly from the master tapes. Soulful!
Whitney Houston`s back-up singer graces the neo-soul genre with sophisticated lyrics & production from Ali Shaheed Muhammad. She has also appeared with Al Green and nominated for a 2003 Emmy award. For fans of Eryka Badu & Mary J. Blige.