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Record Store Day Special

Record Store Day Special

For this year's Record Store Day instead of selling you pink colored vinyl of our latest releases we're going deep into our vaults to bring you something special. This year you'll be able to buy your own very limited original test pressing from our past releases. Limit one per customer. While supplies last. Purchase here! So this year as every year on Record Store Day be sure to visit your local used record store for a nice dig and not just buy the Corey Feldman's Go 4 It 7 inch!

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Thread and Groove - Pre-Record Store Day Event

Thread and Groove - Pre-Record Store Day Event

In anticipation of Record Store Day we're taking part in Thread and Groove at Mill No. 5 in Lowell! It's happening on April 8th! We'll have Cultures of Soul releases including our newest release from SJOB Movement as well as over 1,000 Disco/Funk/Soul/Jazz/Rock/Reggae/Latin/Afro/House LPs/45s from our own collection and priced to move!  You can find all of the details here: Thread and Groove April 8th at Mill No. 5 in Lowell About Mill No. 5 Mill No. 5 is an indoor streetscape of historic buildings salvaged from throughout New England and beyond. The mill features an independent movie theater, a yoga...

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Pre-order for the Apostles - Banko Woman 7inch

Pre-order for the Apostles - Banko Woman 7inch

For over forty years, the Apostles of Aba have stood as the jewel in the crown of the music scene in Eastern Nigeria. Since their formation in 1973, the band has turned out memorable performances in a variety of styles including rock, soul, funk, pop and reggae. Even today, the Apostles continue to thrill audiences in their hometown of Aba with dazzling shows. Cultures of Soul is proud to present one of the Apostles’ more obscure—yet relentlessly funky recordings: Banko Woman, originally released on the eponymous LP on Love Day Records in 1977. Straddling the world realms of afro-funk and...

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Nigerian Funk and Disco Spotify Playlist

Nigerian Funk and Disco Spotify Playlist

To celebrate the release of SJOB Movement's Friendship Train we've put together a playlist on Spotify called Nigerian Funk and Disco.  You can check out our other playlists as well - Cultures of Soul Records And you can grab a copy of the LP or CD in our shop.  

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Support Tupicycle in Montreal!

Support Tupicycle in Montreal!

The Brazilian deejay duo known as Tupi Collective presents the Tupicycle: a tricycle with turntables, vinyl records, and the joy of Brazilian music on the streets of Montreal.  “Tupicycle” is a Tupi Collective summer project created in August 2014 to bring the joy of Brazilian music to Montreal’s open air spaces. It consists of a sound system (2 turntables + mixer + speaker + battery) adapted to a customized late 60s Schwinn tricycle that plays only vinyl records. It is designed to offer music for people in public spaces like parks and subway stations entrance. The volume and the selection...

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