Funky Jazz List

ARTIST-TITLE-YEAR-LABEL-MEDIA-CONDITION(Cover\Record)-PRICE-COMMENTS
Alexander, Harold-Raw Root-1974-Atlantic-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$13-Cover no wear.  Small saw mark.  Small crinkles on back bottom corner.  Record no marks and little to no noise.  Perfect copy.  Not Sunshine Man but almost as good.

Ayers, Roy-Virgo Red-1973-Polydor-LP-(VG\VG-)-$8-Cover and seam wear.  Cut corner.  Small stain on top left front.  2 inch seam split on bottom.  Record has marks and noise.  Plays well enough to enjoy.

Bartz, Gary & Ntu Troop-Ju Ju Street Songs-1972-Prestige-LP-(VG\VG+)-$12-Cover some ring and seam wear.  Cut corner.  Record no marks and very minor noise.
Bartz, Gary & Ntu Troop-Ju Ju Street Songs-1972-Prestige-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$15-minor ring wear, no marks & little to no noise
Bartz, Gary & Ntu Troop-Singarella-1974-Prestige-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$15-Cover almost no wear.  Slight ring on the top front.  Cut corner.  Original insert.  Record no marks and very minor surface noise.
Bartz, Gary-Music is My Sanctuary-1977-Capitol-LP-(VG\VG+)-$16-Cover some ring wear and minor fading.  Record no marks and no noise.  Mizzell productions are gold.   

Benson, George-White Rabbit-1972-CTI-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$3-Gatefold cover very minor wear.  Record a couple of minor marks and very minor surface noise.

Blackbyrds-self titled-1974-Fantasy-LP-(VG+\VG)-$10-Gatefold cover some ring wear.  Record some minor scuff marks and little surface noise.

Boothman, Michael-Heaven-1977-Tabu-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$10-saw mark, funky jazz with some reggae feel

Bryant, Rusty-Until Its Time For You To Go-1974-Prestige-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$14-minor ring wear, no marks & little to no noise, with Bernard Purdie, Rusty has some of the best jazz funk there is

Cesar-Cesar 830-1975-Flying Dutchman-LP-(NM\NM)-$35-Original and still sealed.  Promo stamp under seal.

Cobham, Billy-Shabazz-1975-Atlantic-LP-(VG\VG+)-$3-live in Europe. cover some ring wear.  Record no marks and little to no noise 

Compost-Take Off Your Body-1972-Columbia-LP-(VG\VG)-$10-Cover some ring and seam wear.  Demo stamp.  Two small tears on back.  Record some minor marks and minor surface noise.  About half the LP is very funky.

Crawford, Hank-Help Me Make It Through The Night-1972-Kudu-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-cover some minor ring wear.  All seams intact.  Record no marks but some minor surface noise.  Grover Idris Bernard Ron Carter.

Crusaders-69 At The Lighthouse-1969-World Pacific-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-gatefold, minor ring wear, small piece of tape on front cover, no marks & little to no noise, funky hard bop, "Get Back"
Crusaders-I-1972-Blue Thumb-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-2 LPs. Gatefold cover very minor ring wear. Small name written on inside cover.  Records a couple of minor marks but little to no surface noise
Crusaders-I-1972-MCA-LP-(VG\VG+)-$6-2 LPs, not Blue Thumb so later 70's or 80's reissue, gatefold cover some ring wear, records no marks but some minor surface noise, this record smokes
Crusaders-Second Crusade-1973-Blue Thumb-LP-(VG\VG+)-$8-2 LPs. gatefold cover some ring wear. Small ring tear on back. Records some very minor marks nd very little surface noise. So funky
Crusaders-Chain Reaction-1975-Blue Thumb-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-Gatefold cover some minor ring and seam wear.  All seams intact..  Record no marks and minor noise.  Title track is a monster.
Crusaders-Standing Tall-1981-MCA-LP-(VG+\NM)-$2-w/ joe cocker

Duke, George-Dont Let Go-1978-Epic-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$4-small name written on cover, also small sticker, minor ring wear, record very minor marks & little to no noise, RV4, very funky
Duke, George-Dont Let Go-1978-Epic-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$6-cover minor wear. Record minor surface noise and ring wear

Earland, Charles-Black Talk-1970-Prestige-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$12-Cover very minor ring and seam wear.  Record no marks and little to no noise.
Earland, Charles-Live At The Lighthouse-1972-Prestige-LP-(VG\VG+)-$12-Cover some ring and seam wear.  Records a couple of minor marks and very minor surface noise.
Earland, Charles-Kharma-1974-Prestige-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$10-cover minor ring wear, record no marks and little to no noise, recorded live at Montreaux

Freedom Sounds-Soul Sound System-1968-Atlantic-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$12-Cover almost no wear except a couple of minor crinkles on front.  Punch out hole.  Record no marks and little to no noise.  With Wayne Henderson from Crusaders.

Fuller, Curtis-Smokin-1972-Mainstream-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$13-gatefold cover very minor wear. Record no marks and very minor noise. Great funky jazz

Eleventh House-Introducing-1974-Vanguard-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-cover some wear, record no marks & little to no noise, Larry Coryell and Alphonse Mouzon

Hammond, Johnny-Wild Horses Rock Steady-1972-Kudu-LP-(VG\VG+)-$8-cover very minor ring and seam wear. All seams intact. Record no marks and very minor noise. With Bob James Bernard Purdie Billy Cobham George Benson Melvin Sparks Grover Washington Jr

Harris, Eddie & Les McCann-Swiss Movement-1969-Atlantic-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-funky, live at 1969 Montreaux, "Cold Duck Time" is a monster, minor ring wear. No marks & little to no noise
Harris, Eddie-In the UK-1974-Atlantic-LP-(VG\VG+)-$6-cover vg+, except for 2" by 2" stain on bottom right cover of front, funky, w Steve Winwood, Jeff Beck

Hawes, Hampton-Blues For Walls-1973-Prestige-LP-(VG\VG+)-$15-Cover some ring wear on front and back.  Record no marks and little to no noise.  White label promo.

Headhunters-Straight From the Gate-1977-Arista-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$12-Cover little wear.  Cut corner.  Record one mark on side 1 but little to no noise

Henderson, Eddie-Sunburst-1975-Blue Note-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$12-minor ring wear. no marks and very minor noise.  Some poping on side 1 song 1 for about 15 seconds

Holmes, Richard Groove-Soul Message-1965-Prestige-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$15-cover little to no wear, record no marks or noise, nice copy, funky organ jazz

James, Bob-One-1981-Tappan Zee-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$10-1981 reissue.  Cover no wear close to NM.  Record no marks or noise close to NM.
James, Bob-One-1981-Tappan Zee-LP-(NM\VG+)-$12-Says CTI but looks like a more recent reissue than 1974.  Cover close to NM.  Record no marks and little to no noise.

Jones, Quincy-Mellow Madness-1973-A&M-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$7-cover some minor ring wear. record no marks and little to no noise, w the Brothers Johnson
Jones, Quincy-Body Heat-1974-A&M-LP-(VG\VG+)-$5-cover some ring and seam wear, bullet hole and promo stamp, record some very minor marks and noise, white label promo, Herbie Hancock, Billy Preston, Dennis Coffey, Phil Upchurch, Bernard Purdie, Hubert Laws

Laws, Ronnie-Fever-1976-Blue Note-LP-(VG+\NM)-$7-minor ring wear, small intials on front, record no marks or noise, backed by Pleasure's Nate Philips & Bruce Carter, "Lets Keep It Together" smokes

Levy, ODonel-Time Has Changed-1977-TK-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-gatefold, saw mark, small sticker on front, radio call letters written on label, one mark on side 1 doesn't affect play, little to no noise

Lewis, Ramsey-Upendo Ni Pamoja-1972-Columbia-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-cover little ring wear, record little to no marks or noise, no Maurice White on this one but still funky
Lewis, Ramsey-Dont It Feel Good-1975-Columbia-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$7-some ring and seam wear, all seams intact, record a couple of minor scuffs and minor noise

Mance, Junior-That Lovin Feelin-1973-Milestone-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$9-cover no wear, record no marks & little to no noise

McDuff, Jack-Silk and Soul-2965-Prestige-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$18-Cover no wear except one scratch on front cover.  Record no marks and little to no noise.  Almost perfect copy.

McGriff, Jimmy and Junior Parker-Good Things Dont Hapen Every Day-1972-Groove  Merchant-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$10-very minor cover wear, no marks & little to no noise, so good

Mendes, Sergio & Brazil 66-Fool On The Hill-1968-A&M-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-some cover and ring wear. Record some minor marks and little to no noise

Mouzon, Alphonse-The Man Incognito-1976-Blue Note-LP-(VG\VG+)-$8-Cover some ring wear.  Cut corner.  Original inner sleeve.  Record a couple of insignificant marks and little to no surface noise.

Muhammad, Idris-House of the Rising Sun-1976-Kudu-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$12-Cover little wear.  One minor scratch across front.  Saw mark.  Record no marks and little to no noise.

Nelson, Oliver-Skull Session-1976-Flying Dutchman-LP-(NM\NM)-$40-Original and still sealed.  Promo stamp under seal.

Rice and Beans Orchestra-same-1976-Dash-LP-(VG\VG)-$5-cover wear, seam split on top, record some marks & minor noise,  disco

Smith, Lonnie-Think-1968-Blue Note-LP-(VG+\VG-)-$6-Not gatefold.  70's reissue.  Cover little wear.  Still in shrink.  Original price sticker.  Record some minor marks and some noise.  I would call it VG minus.
Smith, Lonnie-Keep On Lovin-1976-Groove Merchant-LP-(VG\VG+)-$10-gatefold cover some ring wear. Record little to no marks. Minor surface noise
Smith, Lonnie-Keep On Lovin-1976-Groove Merchant-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$12-Gatefold cover some minor ring wear.  Record one minor mark on side one and little to no noise.

Thomas, Leon-In Berlin-1971-Flying Dutchman-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$12-Gatefold cover little to no wear.  Promo stamp.  Record no marks and little to no noise.  WLP.
Thomas, Leon-Full Circle-1973-Flying Dutchman-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$15-gatefold cover minor ring wear, record no marks and little to no noise, not as funky as Id like it to be, but nice soul jazz

Twennynine-Best of Friends-1979-Elektra-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$6-Cover little wear.  Still in shrink.  One minor crinkle.  Record a couple minor marks and very minor noise.  Very funk.  Lenny White, Mizell brothers, Don Blackmon.

Upchuch, Phil-Darkness Darkness-1972-Blue Thumb-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$15-gatefold cover no wear, small stain on inside cover, record no marks, one mark on side 3 does not effect play, record little to no surface noise, bonus rare Phil Upchurch 45 on Jam Midnite Blue/Groovin Slow plays VG

Washington Jr, Grover-Live at the Bijou-1977-Kudu-LP-(NM\VG+)-$7-gatefold, 2 LPs, cover perfect, records very minor marks with little to no noise
Washington Jr, Grover-Reed Seed-1978-Mowtown-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$5-cover almost no wear. Small price sticker on front. Record no marks and little to no noise, backed by the awesome Locksmith band

Wheeler, Clarence & Enforcers-New Chicago Blues-1972-Atlantic-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-cover very minor wear, promo stamp, saw mark, record no marks & little to no noise

Wilson, Rueben-Cisco Kid-1974-Groove Merchant-LP-(VG\VG)-$6-cover minor wear, seam half split on top and bottom, record some marks and minor surface noise 
Wilson, Rueben-Cisco Kid-1974-Groove Merchant-LP-(VG+\VG+)-$8-cover little to no wear, record no marks and little to no surface noise 

Young Holt Unlimited-Soulful Strut-1968-Brunswick-LP-(VG-\VG+)-$5-cover VG with some ring and seam wear. All seams intact. Bullet hole. But some minor water staining on front sides. Record some very minor marks and very little surface noise

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