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New vinyl releases

With the popularity of vinyl going from strength to strength, Charly has kicked off 2015 in fine style with a slew of desirable double album reissues focusing on legendary West Coast rock bands Jefferson AirplaneBig Brother & The Holding Company and Quicksilver Messenger Service.  Recollecting the groups' historical live recordings, each 2LP set is packaged in a striking gatefold sleeve.  

Continuing the well-received Curtis Mayfield reissue series, 1975’s critically-acclaimed Theres No Place Like America Today is also now available on heavyweight vinyl.  

To learn more about the vinyl renaissance, click here to read John Harris’ in-depth article for The Guardian.

There’s No Place Like America Today [vinyl]
At Golden Gate Park [2LP vinyl]
At The Kabuki Theatre [2LP vinyl]

2015 catalogue now available online

2015 is set to be one of Charly's most years exciting yet with a wealth of deep catalogue releases spanning Soul, Pop, Folk, Rock and Psychedelia across all formats. Simply click on the image below to view or download a copy of our new full colour catalogue and learn more about Charly's critically acclaimed reissues.

Wishing all our customers past, present and future a Happy New Year.  

Celebrate the cream of the Charly catalogue

Available to order now, Charly 40 Years - Classic Hits is a commemorative CD sampler comprising some of the best and biggest artists from Charly’s hit-laden catalogue.  

Charly was the first to recognise the value of music’s past; in the mid-Seventies, our pioneering work on the legendary Memphis label Sun Records, made influential titles by Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and others readily available, many for the first time. Charly also proved that archive music could have contemporary currency - their 1982 cassette-only compilation, Charly Pocket Jukebox, was an instant sell-out and introduced music fans to the likes of Nina Simone, whose ‘My Baby Just Cares For Me’ became a UK Top 5 in 1987.

Proving that Charly has lost none of its passion for delivering superb music in the decades since, this hit-laden 15-track sampler CD - which features Soul greats Bobby Womack and Curtis Mayfield, distaff chart-toppers Nina Simone and The Shangri-Las, rock'n'rollers Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins, George Clinton's Funkadelic and 60s Psych legends The 13th Floor Elevators - offers a fantastic overview of the richly diverse music which has come to be Charly’s defining feature.

For more information and to order your copy please click here


Charly 40 Years - Classic Hits

The Godfather of Funk to be immortalised in new Smithsonian museum

On the cusp of being immortalised in the new Smithsonian Museum of African American History & Culture, Parliament-Funkadelic frontman George Clinton discusses his influentual body work with Kylie Morris.  The famed Mothership - centrepiece of Clinton's live shows during the 1970s - has been disassembled and rebuilt for display in the museum's hallowed halls in Washington DC. 

To watch Kylie Morris' report and interview with George Clinton for Channel 4 News please click here.

Uncle Jam available on 180g vinyl & in a deluxe CD mediabook. Release date: 1 September 2014 - click here for more information.

George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic in London

Septuagenarian Parliament-Funkadelic frontman George Clinton will be rocking out at The Forum in London's Kentish Town on Saturday 26 July.  Expect wigged-out ensembles and outlandish lyrics as Clinton & co. strut their unique brand of inter-galactic politico-Funk including tracks from his recent album and all the classics.  Above all, get ready to 'give up the funk, you punk'.  For further information or to book tickets visit The Forum London.


One Nation Under A Groove and The Electric Spanking Of War Babies are now available in deluxe CD mediabooks and on 180 gram heavyweight vinyl.  Click here for more information.


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