A STEP AHEAD by 9TH CREATION

SKU108772
Artist9TH CREATION
TitleA STEP AHEAD
LabelPAST DUE
Catalog #PASTDUELP09
Genre
ReleaseW 15 - 2019
FormatVinyl - UKLP
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Tracks

  1. A Step Ahea
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/pastduelp_09_a_step_ahead/a1-a-step-ahead.mp3
  2. More & More
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/pastduelp_09_a_step_ahead/a2-more-and-more.mp3
  3. Body Energy
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/pastduelp_09_a_step_ahead/a3-body-energy.mp3
  4. Always Be Lovers
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/pastduelp_09_a_step_ahead/a4-always-be-lovers.mp3
  5. Let It Shine
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/pastduelp_09_a_step_ahead/b1-let-it-shine.mp3
  6. Beautiful Lady
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/pastduelp_09_a_step_ahead/b2-beautiful-lady.mp3
  7. Party Down
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/pastduelp_09_a_step_ahead/b3.-party-down.mp3
  8. Music Is My Pen & Paper
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/pastduelp_09_a_step_ahead/b4.-music-is-my-pen-paper.mp3

Description

GREAT ''lost'' album by the band... 8 Unreleased songs of pure soul, funk, disco and boogie.

In 1980, the 9th Creation began working on new music at a Modesto studio, South East of Stockton. The studio was suspiciously cheaper than all of its competitors. After recording weeks of material, the band discovered the reason. “We didn’t know that the guys that were running the studio were drug dealers,” A.D. Burrise recalls. “There was a big raid.” All the studio’s master tapes were confiscated by the DEA. J.D Burrise unsuccessfully sued the DEA to recover the tapes but to no avail. Luckily Mike Micenheimer saved cassette mix-downs of some of the group’s songs from those sessions. “A Step Ahead” is the the 9th Creation’s lost album.

(Because of the source of these recordings, please know that (sadly) some of the songs have drops in stereo and are not 100% audio quality.)

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