EMPERORS (PA) - KARATE

EMPERORS (PA) - KARATE

7" (7" Single/EP)

Price: € 5.95

(VAT included)

Stock level: IN STOCK

Available for
immediate delivery

Read our FAQ before ordering.

 

Label: PENNIMAN

Release date: 15/07/2007

Barcode: 2090502814265

Catalog no.: PENN0045014

Item ID: 281426

Repress. Between 1966 and 1967, a strange phenomenon was sending shivers up the spines of the keenest dance fans. Following the rash of songs about martial arts,came a growing fascination with Latin rhythms. That's just how wonderfully absurd things got those days. And The Emperors, a fine five piece were not slow to rise to the challenge. The result was two guaranteed floor-fillers: "Karate", recorded in 1966 for Mala Records, and "My Baby Likes To Boogaloo", released four months later under the same label. Now, no less than 40 years later, we have the pleasure of recovering on one single two of the most dazzling Emperors tracks. On the A side you'll find an alternative, previously unreleased take of "Karate" -probably ruled out because of its lunatic sax - and on the flip the incredible "My Baby Likes To Boogaloo". Play it again and again and you too will be amazed to discover the novel raw sound of soul fused with Latin rhythm and pre-funk all from the original master tapes. Hard cardboard full colour sleeve with liner notes.

More on the PENNIMAN label...


LITTLE PHIL & THE NIGHT SHADOWS - PATRIARCHS OF GARAGE ROCK

LITTLE PHIL & THE NIGHT SHADOWS - PATRIARCHS OF GARAGE ROCK

This compilation is a feast of garage, punk, R&B and soul from top to bottom."Patriarchs of Garage Rock" contains all their official singles, including the classics of the time such as "60 Second Swinger", "In The Air" or the hit-single ... read more »

€ 16.95

 

REMAINS - DON'T TELL ME THE TRUTH

REMAINS - DON'T TELL ME THE TRUTH

b/w 'Listen To Me'. No ps. The original line-up of Boston garage legends have reformed to record a new album, 'Movin' On', which amazingly managed to conserve the 60s sound and all the youthful spleen of their first effort.

€ 5.95

 

LIMBOOS - SPACE MAMBO

LIMBOOS - SPACE MAMBO

On their first full-length Limboos sharpen and expand on the sound defined on their single debut. That release presented a mixture of R&B and Latin rhythms, aptly described as "exotic Rhythm and Blues", which continues to prevail here. However, these twelve ... read more »

€ 11.95

 

GEE, MARSHA/COUNT YATES - PEANUT DUCK/CHIMPANZEE

GEE, MARSHA/COUNT YATES - PEANUT DUCK/CHIMPANZEE

Available again! No more picture sleeve. Everyone agrees: "Peanut Duck" is simply one of the best songs ever. A fascinating composition featuring raw sound, astonishing LYRICS and, last but not least, a sexy, b-i-z-a-r-r-e performance... A true experience for the ... read more »

€ 5.95

 

DOWNLINERS SECT - BURNING SNOW (10")

DOWNLINERS SECT - BURNING SNOW (10")

On 10-inch vinyl, here are ten live renditions of classic tracks, recorded in Sweden, 2000. Liner notes by MIKE STAX.

€ 10.95

 

EXCITEMENTS - YOU BETTER STOP/FROM NOW ON

EXCITEMENTS - YOU BETTER STOP/FROM NOW ON

"This is not an oldie but a brand new tune that is going to take the new collectors R&B scene by storm. The Excitements are a band in a class of their own. They burn with old school, top-notch rhythm and soul. They are young, hard-working, almost good-looking... A ... read more »

€ 5.95

 

 


Shiny Beast - shinybeast.nl

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@shinybeast.nl
W. www.shinybeast.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.