//SPIRITUAL / FREE JAZZ

Cover/Vinyl: VG++/EX 60€

Voki Kostic - Ereignisse Und Augenblicke Jazz Suite

Pick

Obscure european spiritual / avant garde / jazz groove lp composed by Voki Kostic, released in 1978 on the little Swiss label, Pick Records.
Plenty of different and creative jazz pieces throughout the lp, listen..
Some superficial marks on the marks, plays excellent!!
Cover has light wear on the edges and corners.


Cover/Vinyl: VG/VG+ offer

The Whole Earth Rainbow Band - Concert SOLD

Wranebeau Records

Another rare lp from the The Whole Earth Rainbow Band privatly pressed on their own label between 1972 and 1973, theil second lp, surely their rarest.
Amazing mutant jazz album, unusual, uncompromising!
Record has several light marks, nothing bad, plays fine!!
Cover has wear on the corners and edges, a beginning of seam split on the down edge, sticker residue on the front cover.


Cover/Vinyl: NM/NM offer

Your Exotic Prince - Speak Up & Love Music That Is In You SOLD

Private press

Double lp reissue pressed in very limited quantities, 20 copies. It contains two albums, "Speak up" and the unknown (for me), "Love Music That Is In You".
One of the weirdest record that i have listened, really outsider from the beginning to the end, please listen this mutant black jazz masterpiece.
New lp, N° 16/20.


Cover/Vinyl: VG++/VG+ offer

Bilderrrhamen - Irma Im Rex SOLD

Private press

Unknown and extremely hard to find lp pressed in 1987 in Switzerland.
Sublime modern / spiritual jazz album from this Swiss Sextet, listen to the both deep jazz tracks "Bilderrahmen" and "Kreuzfahrt", Amazing discovery few years ago, i have finally found another copy for the site. Highly Recommanded!!
The record has light marks but plays fine, you can hear some light ticks, nothing bad. With printed inner sleeve.
Cover shows light wear on corners.


Cover/Vinyl: EX/NM 60€

Marc Mangen & Afrodisax - S/T

Private press

Original 1st press released in 1985.
Obscure jazz lp composed, arranged and privatly pressed by Marc Mangen, listen to the deep jazz track, "On A Winter's Day" with beautiful melancolic / cinematic theme, listen also, my favorite track, "The Eternal Flower" and to finish, the free jazz oriented track, "The Silence Of a Candle In The Darkness Of An Attic" 80's jazz gem here!!
Deadstock copy. Laminate wear on the back cover, down left corner.


Cover/Vinyl: VG+/M offer

Tony Williams - Play Or Die SOLD

P.S. Productions

Hard to find Swiss only spiritual jazz fusion lp released in 1980.
Little known project by the drummer Tony Williams helped by Tom Grant on keyboards and Patrick O'Hara on electric bass.
Listen to the soulful jazz track, "Lawra" with deep vocal, superb Fender Rhodes and syncopated drum work, a true little gem!!!!
Deadstock copy, little seam split (4cm) on the top edge!!


Cover/Vinyl: VG+/VG+ 60€

The Northern Illinois University Jazz Ensemble - Magic Carpet Ride

Private Press

Scarce US private press released in 1980.
Solid high school jazz lp including the amazing spiritual jazz track, "New Horizon", listen also the heavy jazz funk "Magic Carpet Ride" and the vocal jazz, "music".
Record has light marks, no scuff, you can hear some light background noises and occasionnal ticks. The cover shows a beginning of seam split on the left edge, some stains and light wear on the edges and corners.


Cover/Vinyl: M/M 30€

Louis X - A Moslem Sings Part 1 & 2

Private Press

Rare reissue of one of the first recording by the Black Power / Nation of Islam movement. This important sound piece about the situation of the Afro American community was written and composed by Louis Farrakhan. Listen to both sides!
The record is in perfect condition but there is some sound distorsion due to the bad pressing of the original source. Reissued in 12inch format and one sided.


Cover/Vinyl: VG/VG++ 60€

Peter Apfelbaum - Pillars

Jewish Matador

Deep spiritual lp from San Francisco written and arranged by Peter Apfelbaum and released in 1979. He is helped for this album by The Hieroglyphics Ensemble & the Berkeley Arts Company who produced this lp.
Amazing performance between big band afrocentric jazz, free experimentation, deep spiritual vibes, esoteric poems... Listen to the long soundclip!! Rare private press, tough to find!!!
The record shows just some light marks, no scuffs, and plays fine. The cover has a seam split (5cm), wear on one edge, and light split on two corners.


Cover/Vinyl: S/S offer

Doug Hammond - Reflections In The Sea Of Nurnen SOLD

Tribe Records

Holy Grail Alert!! Original US press released in 1975.
Here we are the Famous Doug Hammond lp on Tribe, for sure the rarest and one of the best release of the label, sublime spiritual jazz lp with unique touch, essential!!
Sealed copy, in perfect condition!! Serious offer only.


Cover/Vinyl: VG/VG+ 400€

Full Moon Ensemble - Crowded With Loneliness SOLD

CBS

Original French 1st Press released in 1970.
Intense French spiritual / free jazz lp composed by the Full Moon Ensemble, unmissable cult euro jazz record.
Record has light marks, no scuffs, plays really fine. Cover has light wear on the corners.


Cover/Vinyl: VG/VG+ offer

Michael Garrick Band - Home Stretch Blues SOLD

Argo

Original UK 1st press released in 1972.
Holy grail UK modern / spiritual jazz lp composed by Michael Garrick featuring Norma Winstone, Don Rendell...
Record has some light marks, plays really fine, occasional light tics, no deep scuffs, check the soundclip. Writing and stamp on one label. Tear and piece of tape on the back cover, check the pics.


Cover/Vinyl: VG+/VG+ offer

Compass Rises - S/T SOLD

Rite Records Production

Original US press released in 1973, privatly pressed by this obscure Ohio band.
Irresistible soulful modal jazz lp with warm Fender Rhodes, great sax solos and solid rhythm section. Future big collector!!
Strong VG+ copy, plays excellent, little sticker on the front cover.


Cover/Vinyl: EX/EX offer

Reber Heinz - Getting Off Of It / Travelling Into 5/4 Time SOLD

Comet Records

Ultra rare Swiss DIY 45 released in 1971, composed by Reber Heinz, known for his later work on ECM, brilliant deep modal - avant jazz 45 in EX condition.


Cover/Vinyl: NA/NM 350€

Lightmen plus One - All Praises To Allah Part 1 & 2 SOLD

Lightnin' Records

Holy grail status for this incredible 45 produced by Bubba Thomas, "All Praises To Allah" is an intense spiritual jazz track with beautiful afrocentric theme, superb flute solo and brilliant production. Fat sound!! NM deadstock copy!!! Labels in perfect condition!! Plays excellent!!


Cover/Vinyl: M/M offer

Brussels Art Quintet - Vas y Voir / Four Paul S. SOLD

Private press

Original Belgian press released in 1968, privatly pressed by the band.
One of the hardest to find euro jazz 45 composed by The Brussels Art Quintet aka Babs Roberts,, tenor sax, Daniel Schellekens, guitar, Jean Pierre Destrée, vibes, Martial Van Hille, bass, and Robert Pernet, drums. Sublime deep jazz double sider, listen to the soundclip!! Less than 100 copies was pressed. Deadstock copy.


Cover/Vinyl: VG++/NM offer

The New York City Artists Collective - Plays Butch Morris SOLD

NYCAC Records

Original US press released in 1984.
Superb 80's spiritual jazz lp composed by Butch Morris featuring The New York City Artists Collective, listen to "The Current and the Feather" and "Music for the Love of It".
Clean copy.


Cover/Vinyl: VG+/VG+ offer

The Chamber Singers & The Luminosity Quintet - S/T SOLD

Private press

Unknown US split lp pressed by the Mira Costa College, one side is the Chamber Singers and the other side is the surprising Luminosity Quintet, listen to some great spiritual jazz tracks composed by themself.
Light marks on the records, no scuffs, light background noises when the music isn't loud, overall, plays fine. Generic sleeve, photocopy pasted on the cover, never seen before, no info found... I think it was pressed in very limited quantities.


Cover/Vinyl: VG++/VG++ offer

Le Collectif Le Temps Des Cerises - Dansons Avec Les Travailleurs Immigrés SOLD

Le Temps Des Cerises

One of the best French spiritual jazz lp including uncompromising and engaged lyrics over irresistible hypnotic deep jazz vibes by Tusques and his friends.
Record looks VG++, plays really fine!! Beautiful cover, light wear on two corners.


Cover/Vinyl: VG+/NM offer

The Brass Company - Colors SOLD

Strata East Records

Original US press on Strata East released in 1975.
Great spiritual jazz lp directed by Bill Lee, Billy Higgins and Bill Hardman featuring Kamal Abdul Alim, Clifford Jordan, Charles Tolliver, Stanley Cowell...
Clean and shiny copy, the cover has wear on the edges and corners.