This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.Learn more

Soundohm

Long weekend sale: 15% Off our entire stock for members, and 10% Off for everybody.
Discount is calculated at checkout. Offer ends Monday at Midnight.
play
Out of stock
Turn It Loose, Ain't No Good: Savoy Gospel 1970-1979 - Excerpt 1
Turn It Loose, Ain't No Good: Savoy Gospel 1970-1979 - Excerpt 2
Turn It Loose, Ain't No Good: Savoy Gospel 1970-1979 - Excerpt 3
Turn It Loose, Ain't No Good: Savoy Gospel 1970-1979 - Excerpt 4
File under: Gospel

Various

Turn It Loose, Ain't No Good: Savoy Gospel 1970-1979 (2 LP)

Label: Honest Jon's

Format: 2 LP

Genre: Jazz

Out of stock

The second of three volumes surveying surely the mightiest Gospel label of them all. Sublime crossings of gospel with the soul, funk and jazz of the Black Power era. Twenty rapturous cuts dot dazzlingly between Muscle Shoals soul, screwed breakbeat, Mizells-style fusion, disco and proto-house. Triumphant re-workings of Sly Stone, Donny Hathaway, and Herbie Hancock's "Head Hunters" will have listeners throwing their pew cushions into the air. Drawn from hard-to-find 45s and LPs, hardly any of these recordings have been reissued since their first release.

Presented in a gatefold sleeve, with full-size booklet; beautifully designed, with stunning, rare photographs and original Savoy artwork. Sound restoration and mastering at Abbey Road; pressed at Pallas. Co-curated by Greg Belson, compiler of Divine Disco; with deep, extensive notes by Robert Marovich, author of A City Called Heaven: Chicago and the Birth of Gospel Music (University of Illinois), and host of the award-winning radio show Gospel Memories.

Details
File under: Gospel
Cat. number: HJRLP080
Year: 2020

More by Various

Vanity Box Vol. 2 (5CD Box)
5CD box | €59.90
Sound-Proof No. 0 (Lp)
LP | €24.90
Philopsis (LP)
LP | €28.00
Spatial Awareness (Tape)
Tape | €7.00
New Galactic Windows 3 (Tape)
Tape | €6.00
Esterno Giorno D'Estate (LP + CD)
LP + CD | €26.90
Heartworm Reader Issue No 1
Magazine | €32.90
Daisies - Sedmikrasky (Colored LP)
Colored LP | €25.90
The Imaginary Republic (Book)
Book | €22.00
Matters of Listening
CD | €15.00
Dirty Ear Report #03 (Book)
Book | €15.00
The Vanity Box Vol.1 (5CD Box)
5CD Box | €69.90

More from Honest Jon's

Aida (2 Lp)
LPx2 | €23.90
Fourteen Years (10")
10" | €16.90
Trios (2LP)
LPx2 | €25.00
Epiphanies VII-XIII (3LP)
LPx3 | €29.90
Epiphanies I-VI (2LP)
LPx2 | €25.00
1981 (2LP)
LPx2 | €25.00
Epiphany (2LP)
LPx2 | €25.00
Cyro (2 Lp)
LPx2 | €23.90
Time (2 Lp)
LPx2 | €23.90
Duo (Lp)
LP | €16.90
Playing Moondog's Music (10")
10" | €12.00
Moondog and His Friends (10")
10" | €12.00
Dart Drug (Lp)
LP | €18.90
More Moondog (Lp)
LP | €15.90
The Story Of Moondog (Lp)
LP | €15.90
In Situ (LP)
| €16.90
The Viking Of Sixth Avenue
CD digipack | €16.50
1983 (2LP)
LPx2 | €25.00