After 2 years of cold calls, storage spaces, half truths, unknowns and dead ends, Numero Group have completed a large piece of Chicago's secret soul history.
It focuses on records that never got a shot at the charts. It's the story of struggling disc jockeys moonlighting as producers, high school talent show winners,
major label cast-offs, minor label upgrades, girlfriends with decent voices and master purchases traded for chart position.Comprising 40 tracks in all, by 22 artists, among them Renaldo Domino, Dynamic Tints,
Annette Poindexter, Nate Evans, Radiants, Notations, Mystiques, Kaldirons,
Perfections, Mist, Harrison & the Majestic Kind, Schiller Street Gang, Velma Perkins,
Jimmy Jones, Sidney Pinchback, Stormy, Johnny Williams, Elvin Spencer & Pieces of Peace. This comprehensive 2CD set includes a 32 page booklet with complete label history,loads of unpublished photos and 3 unreleased tracks. Tip!