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Japanese Boogie Funk Covers by Saucy Lady

We teamed up with local Boston disco queen Saucy Lady to put together a 12" released in conjunction with our Tokyo Nights - Female J-Pop Boogie Funk compilation. This 12" features a cover of the sublime song "Town" originally recorded by Minako Yoshida.  The B-side is a cover of "Honey B" written and recorded by Toshinobu Kubota. Both tracks are recreated and produced by Saucy Lady and Yuki "U-KEY" Kanesaka. Originally from Japan with a bi-cultural background, Saucy Lady is a character with an attitude of confidence and sensuality, she represents in her music what we've all admired about the disco era.  Saucy Lady...

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Evans Pyramid Anthology Repress

Evans Pyramid Anthology Repress

We at Cultures of Soul don't like to play favorites or single out one of our releases but the Evans Pyramid anthology LP we put out in 2012 is very dear to our hearts. It may be because we've gotten to know Andre (Evans Pyramid ) quite well over the years or it may be music itself is very special to us or the fact that it took us so long to find him. But whatever the reason we are very happy to announce we are repressing the LP. Since coming out in 2012 it's been listed at obscene prices...

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Dead Stock Copies!

Dead Stock Copies!

As a special thank you for a wonderful year at Cultures of Soul we're offering in limited quantities dead stock copies of a couple of rare records. Specialist Cole - Sweet Taboo We've got some stock copies on this rare and recently discovered killer digital cover of Sade's Sweetest Taboo. Pressed nice and loud! We have a limited quantity at the moment so get them while you can! Half the going rate! *D*Ivan - Fire We've got stock copies of this Soca House jam. Pure fiyah! Cover is slightly warped from storage and center hole is slightly off center.  ...

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Brazilian Funk 45 Holiday Bundle

Our final Holiday Bundle special is the Brazilian Funk 45 Bundle. You get the following four 45s from our Brasileiro Treasure Box of Funk and Soul set: 1. Toni Tornado ‎– Bochechuda | Aposta2. 2001 & Beto / Trio Mocotó ‎– Labirinto / Swinga Sambaby3. Celia / Franco – A Hora é Essa / Ei, Você, Psiu!4. Novos Baianos / Dom Salvador e Aboliçao ‎– Juventude Sexta E Sabado / Uma Vida Order here!  Also check out our other Holiday Bundles this year and our Low Stock Alert special!

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Nippon Leagues and Tokyo Nights

Nippon Leagues and Tokyo Nights

Nippon Leagues and Tokyo Nights are invading Brooklyn this week! We've got two events lined up to celebrate the release of Tokyo Nights: Female J-Pop Boogie Funk - 1981 to 1988.  First up on Wednesday is a party at Jupiter Disco with DJs Nippon Leagues and Tokyo Nights co-compiler, Eli Cohen! Then on Thursday is an in-store with Nippon Leagues at Tom Noble's excellent store in Bushwick - Superior Elevation.

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