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Rediscovering JT Donaldson and Spencer Kincy's strange and beautiful Duality, recently reissued by Cyclo.

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Best Record Italy Found an Unreleased Edit of Klein & MBO’s The Theme

Klein + MBO was Chicago House before there was Chicago House. Best Record is reissuing The MBO Theme with an instrumental edit previously only heard on quarter inch tape.
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Four tracks from The System's groundbreaking debut on Romantic Records, which presaged techno, perfected new wave and gave electronic bands a blueprint to follow.

Joey Negro & Sean P present The Best of Disco Spectrum

Revival of the revival: Joey Negro & Sean P select the best of BBE's own Disco Spectrum series from the early '00s.
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New 3 sided reissue of the techno classic Model 500 NO UFO'S with new Moodymann and Luciano remixes.
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Classic Chicago House Music lore about borrowing Marshall Jefferson's 808 and Tyree's "I Fear The Night."

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Killer Reissue of Ron Trent’s Modern Classic “Jazz It Up”

Reissue of Ron Trent's Future Vision classic Jazz It Up, featuring "Jazz Funk Freedom" and "Sweet Chocolate" and originally released by Future Vision.

Various: The Best of Glenn “Sweety G” Toby

If there's an award for the artist that appeared on the most old school smash hits released without his name on the label, Glenn "Sweety G" Toby would win on the first ballot.
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Hi Times, DB Selective and Ruff Trax get repressed on shimmering black wax by Marc Cotterell's Plastik People.
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Simonelli’s Finest: Reissue of NY’s Finest’s Do You Feel Me?

Groovin has performed enough resurrections by now to be qualified as a necromancer, and never have they done more beautiful work than on the Victor Simonelli (as NY's Finest) 1993 classic "Do You Feel Me?"

When Parris Mitchell Did UK Garage

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Kerri Chandler: The Thing for Linda 2010 (Downtown 161)

Repressed for the masses, Kerri Chandler's The Thing For Linda 2010 has grown 10 times more brilliant and bright in my eyes since first released.

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Lost Remix of Colonel Abrams’ “I’m Not Gonna Let” Surfaces

Victor Simonelli's tribute to the late Colonel Abrams featuring a previous unreleased remix from Bassline Records' mid-1990s version of I'm Not Gonna Let You.
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Strictly Rhythm Underground '90 to '97 captures the dominance the label had over the 1990s club scene.

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