Peoples Potential Unlimited

Vinyl Releases

SUICIDE SQUEEZE
12" Vinyl US 02.10.18
the second baseball related record to be released on ppu - single sided with both the original 1983 private release and victor giordano s updated 2018 recording!
PPU 089
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DANCE WITH ME (LP)
12" Vinyl US 13.04.18
so robbie m says hes retired, but thats just the day job, now with new gear acquired and the studio set up in the family room, its time for ram music productions to become a household name (spoken only through a vocoder).
PPU 090
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EYES OF A KEY (LP)
12" Vinyl US 18.01.18
12 track album he wrote in prison - check these gritty lo-bit productions!
DJBLAK 2-03
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ON THE ROCKS (LP)
12" Vinyl US 31.07.17
we are gonna call this one dwights baby..on the rocks written and produced by dwight sykes for l.u.s.t. productions. the album he would have released in 1980 is complete. cell phone shadow photography by dwight sykes.
PPU 080LP
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INFI LOVE
12" Vinyl US 31.07.17
vancouver s yu su on ppu! single sided 12 of lofi bliss, check!
PPU 087
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MASKERAAD (LP)
12" Vinyl US 24.04.17
ppus debut compilation from our favorite femme, maryn e. coote. previously released material featured on ppu-061 with her son uku kuut, suggestive gave us access to the endless trove of studio recordings, out-takes, demos, and new material from the estonian-swedish singer/songwriter. maryn is dedicating this album to her son uku, who has been living with a.l.s. for several years now. the sale of this album will directy support his care, and support further research on the disease.
PPU082
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FRIEND (LP)
12" Vinyl lp US 30.01.17
going even further into the tape archives of robbie m we find ourselves with “friend”. this time it’s going to be a late night affair, as robbie smothers you with those smooth vocals as only he can. rock island s ram music direct to you from the midwest. robbie is currently working on his autobiography film project, but had the time to bless us with a new music video for “thanks for the love” featured on this lp.
PPU064
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DANCIN IS YOUR LOVE
12" Vinyl US 22.12.16
1979 self release from donald dohnnie walker, originally pressed as a 7inch single on his own imprint posh records/plush music.
PPU081
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WILL YOU SHOW UP / SO PROUD (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl UK 16.04.12
limited edition 7inch single from the forthcoming album >saturday night<, the lifes work of cyril walker
PPU035
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THAT BODY
12" Vinyl US 18.05.11
the x-man has been locked away in the detroit psychiatric hospital for the last 30 years. as his release date drew near ppu had a moment to sit down and talk with the man behind the mask. ppu - how did you end up here? xman - my music style, often described as aggressive funk, was deemed by the state of michigan too mental for the listening public. ppu - what does the x stand for? xman - x is an executioner. ppu - what do you plan to do after your release? xman - i am here to eliminate everyone in funk.
ppu029
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FREAK
12" Vinyl US 03.08.18
a lot of people been asking where s the rest of the circuit shock productions? well heres the next installment selected by electro wayne 5 incredible disco and electro cuts!
PPU 088
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FLORAL PLACE (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl NL 06.06.18
PPU092
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SHES JUST THAT TYPE
12" Vinyl US 13.10.17
unreleased funk bomb! circuitry is electro wayne & lo joe written, composed, produced and arranged by circuitry for circuit shock productions. recorded live at: short circuit studios 1985-1987. drum machines: roland tr707, roland tr808, oberheim dmx,kawai r50e keyboards:roland jx10, yamaha dx7 & dx 5, roland jx-3p,oberheim matrix.
PPU 086
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YOU WANNA JAM YOU WANNA PART / I AINT GOING NOWHERE
12" Vinyl US 13.07.17
two tony cook productions - originally released on the go-bin label - available through ppu!
PPU 084
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ACELOVEACE / TEACHER
12" Vinyl US 14.03.17
this was one record that started the ppu label, 10+ years in the making, ace and ppu finally bring you his underground 80s funk bomb. written and recorded in macon georgia.
PPU 085
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JAM I (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 25.07.16
2 track 7inch with cool band teaming up with benedek.
PPU 077
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HOOK ME / SNEAK PREVIEWS ( 7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 26.05.15
leroy ace miller was born and raised in macon, georgia, home ground for the careers of otis redding, james brown and little richard. ace was very close to securing his place in macon music history back in the 80s with his recording teacher, released by the indie california label marina sound run by ron patton. the following year patton began a new label baywest, which he immediately came back to ace for two more sides. today leory ace miller is an attorney in macon georgia, he spends every spare minute writing and recording in his home studio.
PPU 065
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L.U.S.T. PRODUCTIONS (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 20.02.15
vocal funk featuring a rap from dwights daughter valerie. check!
PPU 069
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HEY MAMA (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl UK 16.02.15
this is a special one right here. pressed with the same stampers used to make the original 80s release! so you want a mint copy of this record here you go!
Smallwood
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HEY MAMMA (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 30.01.15
this is a special one right here.. pressed with the same stampers used to make the original 80s release! so if you want a mint copy of this record, here you go!
PPU 4881
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III (LP)
12" Vinyl US 30.12.14
spacey slow funk mini-lp by moon b on ppu. tip!!
PPU 063
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SLEEPY HEAD / DUNKS
12" Vinyl US 05.12.14
washington dc collab between ppu and beautiful swimmers. check! comes with the soothing sleepy head with its laid back keys on one side and the gogo inspired funk of dunks on the flip!
PPU 066
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YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU
12" Vinyl US 20.11.14
incredible soul track by george smallwood, known for earlier release on this label and then later, an album for jazzman. tip!!
PPU062
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STRUNG OUT (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 12.08.14
sound like a fine balance between benedek’s hazy boogie and the tape degraded grit that’s been a hallmark of edwards work. tip!!
PPU058
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WHERE LOVE LIVES
12" Vinyl UK 15.07.14
12 inch release from evans pyramid aka blood deep featuring *where love lives*, an unreleased accelerated funk anthem from the late 80s, bridging the gaps between boogie, soul and house. the b side is a proper 12 inch pressing of evons side project royales *i want your body*.
PPU060
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MIND GAME
12" Vinyl UK 15.07.14
joint release with ppu and zentao ii publishing. one-sided 12 inch pressing of trash companys mind game. rva disco darkness.
Zentao-1
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II
12" Vinyl US 06.05.14
time for another dirty south rider, going deep south back to the a. its been two years since his landmark debut on peoples potential unlimited, now b is back with his latest long play entitled -ii-. eight previously unreleased selections from hotlanta producer wes gray, recorded over the past couple of years at his home studio. moon b s signature slank rhythms and cutting basslines you ve grown accustomed to are all here.
PPU051
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LOS ALAMOS MOTEL
12" Vinyl US 09.04.14
typically legowelt, yet typically ppu. if something screams buy me its this. check out: cruise till the sun shines
PPU059
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I FEEL LOVE
12" Vinyl UK 27.05.13
limited edition 1995 uku kuut recordings from his years living in santa monica. this is feel good cali funk as only uku kuut can do it.
ppu046
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MOON B
12" Vinyl NL 14.02.13
synth funk album by atlanta georgia artist moon b! not much info as yet, besides that dam-funk is already supporting this bigtime!
PPU043
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HAVING FUN
12" Vinyl US 17.09.12
5 track 12 inch ep from the rva underground producer, the trash company. 5 tracks of sick electronic funk.
PPU041
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WANT YOU ON D FLOOR / SOMEBODY GET YOUR LOVE (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 17.09.12
flickk coming up from the deep south with his debut single on ppu records. recorded at capricorn studios, macon georgia in 1983. 7 inch with photo insert. it has been almost two years in the making, and after mending the 1/4 master tape, this incredible soul side is now on vinyl !
PPU039
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GO BANANAS (LEGOWELT, PEANUT BUTTER WOLF RMXS) (2X12)
2x12" Vinyl US 22.12.11
repress of ultra rare detroit electro record, including remixes by peanut butter wolf, maxmillion dunbar, steve summers and legowelt. heavy!
originally recorded in detroit, 1982 by the late danan potts a.k.a. superlife. at that time danan was hanging around the recording institute of detroit where juan atkins was training in production. danan was interested in atkins style of dance music and quickly recorded >go bananas<. bananas was released locally on southern sun records in hyper limited quantity, it is today one of the most sought after underground detroit techno recordings of all time.
PPU033
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THIS WORLD (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 18.02.11
the ppu label searched for this guy for years and as soon as they got a hold of the mysterious california gospel producer the first question was, why name your group shelve? >its not shelf, its shell-vee, for shelby!< ppu was finally able to locate shelby when releasing a record with michael soward (ppu-022), turned out shelby produced the title track >hes alive<. >this world< was recorded and mixed by dale >rambo< ramsey, who went on to work with some major hip-hop acts like ludacris, raekwon and the youngbloodz! today shelby hurns is still producing records and will be releasing his latest cd summer 2011. check!
ppu026
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SUPER BREAKER (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 28.01.11
southern florida, 1984. the sonarphonic sound was pioneered by james mccauley aka maggotron / dxj / basstech. originally produced for bound sound records in 1984, this is one of the earliest and rarest recordings from mccauley and marks the beginning of the underground miami bass electro movement. in the following years he recorded hundreds of tracks including >the bass that ate miami<, >temple of boom<, and >attack on the planet of bass<. maggotron is still active in the genre and is currently working on a new album. if you are unfamiliar with mccauleys musical adventure, let the sonarphonic be your guide. tip!!
ppu024
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HES ALIVE (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl US 23.12.10
in 1985 michael soward and shelby hurns set out to create the new gospel sound with their self-released album entitled >real love<. the lp was a progressive mix of synthesized gospel soul and spiritual funk. this heavenly blend proved to be visionary for their time and sounds so right today. ppu22 features three new edited versions from soward & hurns landmark debut, guaranteed to bless speakers worldwide. tip!
ppu022
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VISION OF ESTONIA (7INCH)
7" Vinyl US 11.11.10
uq001
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LADY DISCO DEMO / ROLLERCOASTER (7INCH)
7" Vinyl US 22.09.10
essential and unreleased material from marylands mr. mellow, this basement demo was multitracked and recorded by smallwood himself. it also features him on drums, bass, synth, rhythm ace, and vocals. this one man band laid down almost every one of his songs on reel-to-reel prior to paying for professional studio time. the lady disco demo is smallwoods favorite takebecause the back-up singer was lady disco herself. she went missing after george booked his session at sound studio maryland, and his sister had to sing her part. on the flip youll hear an alternate mix of roller coaster, recently remixed by smallwood from the original studio masters. tip!
ppu020
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TRI-FIRE VOLUME 2 (1983 - 1985)
12" Vinyl US 28.05.10
following the success of the midnight express single >danger zone<, robbie m and terry patton continued to search for new sounds. over the next few years the duo would produce dozens of instrumental sketches. terry always recorded these backing arrangements to cassette tapes so they could easily listen to them later in the car. cruising the streets of rock island il, vocalist robbie m would write the additional melodies and lyrics.
PPU015
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JOYCE (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl D 20.04.10
massive new soul 7 inch with electronic bassline and high end strings!
PPU017
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UNRELEASED DEMOS (LP)
12" Vinyl lp UK 13.04.10
long awaited lp debut from this oklahoma group, who recorded these tracks back in the 80s, but for whatever reason most of them never got released. especially check out the instrumental from >whos girl are you?< an incredible synth/disco track! a very good job has been done on the mastering, considering these tracks were mastered from an old cassette tape!tip!
ppu008
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MESSAGE IN THE MUSIC (7INCH)
7" Vinyl UK 26.03.10
incl. remix by beautiful swimmers aka andrew field-pickering and ari goldman.
ppu005
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BY MY SIDE (7INCH)
7" Vinyl UK 13.03.10
2 sides of unknown 80s synthesizer funk. james carter - checker kabb by my side from baltimore maryland. morris rentie jr - satellite band rejuvenate the fonk from tulsa oklahoma.
ppu002
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CRUISE / FUNKY (7INCH)
7" Vinyl UK 11.03.10
get ready for an analog ride. these 80s multi tracks are all we have left from creative mind, crunch. hurricane katrina wiped out the home studio and master recordings. now back from the bayou, every struggling sound, tape flutter, and disco hiss are re released on vinyl, and sounding extra dirty.
ppu003
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RAREST SYNTH FUNK GOGO BOOGIE
12" Vinyl US 09.03.10
1983 - 1985 compilation of the rarest synth funk gogo boogie tracks!!
dmv1000
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TRI FIRE VOLUME ONE 1981-1983
12" Vinyl NL 15.12.09
time for another lo fi rider. 5 unreleased cassette demos from the founding members of midnight express, robbie m and terry patton. this volume includes the original demo groove for danger zone, along with 4 more raw uncut gems transferred direct to vinyl from the tapes. ppu did their best to restore the sound on these, but they were buried under 30 years of tape fuzz. this is the rawest synth funk preservation yet... and only on ppu records. tip!
ppu012
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LOVE JUNKY (7INCH)
7" Vinyl NL 11.12.09
peoples potential unlimited presents love junky, the late 80s florida funk production by dr otto gomez. for several years gomez was a studio musician for cbs where he worked with donnie hathaway, latimore brown and roberta flack. otto toured with millie jackson, stevie wonder and harold melvin & the bluenotes. dr. otto is also the man behind the disco group chemistry. check!
ppu013
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ONE LIFE TO LIVE (7 INCH)
12" Vinyl UK 29.09.09
a record which was originally slated for the fee records catalog, but never made the cut... one life to live was released on the private 4 reel label in 1980, limited to local distribution of only a small handful of copies. its back, but we are sad to say the artist passed away last year before he could see his re release realized.
ppu010
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TIME TO THROW DOWN (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl UK 08.07.09
reissue of release by joe phillips, one of the members of the winstons, known for the landmark breakbeat/rare groove anthem amen, brother.
ppu011
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Releases on CD / DVD

ON THE ROCKS (CD)
cd US 31.07.17
e are gonna call this one dwights baby...on the rocks written and produced by dwight sykes for l.u.s.t. productions. the album he would have released in 1980 is complete. cell phone shadow photography by dwight syke
PPU 080CD
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Merchandise

bxp-f6
PEOPLES POTENTIAL 45 SACK
equipment D 20.07.11
small bag for 7inch vinyls...
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