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The Truth is a Lie - American Soul Music 1955 - 1972

The Truth is a Lie - American Soul Music 1955 - 1972

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This record was chosen as the January 2019 Good Thing

We feel so lucky to have stumbled upon this record earlier this year. While searching for albums to fill up our new vinyl section at Little Tandem I picked up a copy of this based solely on the cover - a small photo of Nina Simone surrounded by gold foil on a bright forest green backdrop - how could that not be good? After listening to the record a couple of times I reached out to Mississippi Records to see if they had enough stock for us to offer this to all of you fine subscribers. Turned out they had the exact amount we needed. We cleaned them out! Since then we've gotten many emails from people saying, "Soooo, I heard you got the last copies of The Truth is a Lie...got any extras?" Just know that you are holding a very deservingly coveted record in your hand. We're so happy to start off our 2019 coffee and record adventure in this fashion. Enjoy! - Will Pratt

Tracklist

A1 Ural Thomas - Pain Is The Name Of Your Game 
A2 Aaron Neville - Let's Live 
A3 Ernie K. Doe - Reaping What I Sow 
A4 Wallace Brothers - Thin Line Between Love And Hate 
A5 Irma Thomas - Ruler Of My Heart 
A6 The Invincibles - Heart Full Of Love 
B1 Raw Spitt - Songs To Sing 
B2 Willie West - The Greatest Love 
B3 Marvin L. Sims - Danger 
B4 Betty Green - He's Down On Me 
B5 Pearl Woods And The Gems - Think Of Poor Me 
B6 Earl Connelly B. - I Feel A Little Lonely 
C1 Reuben Bell - Too Late 
C2 Jerry Butler - I'm A Telling You 
C3 Barbara West - Anyone But You 
C4 Eddie Floyd - I've Just Been Feeling Bad 
C5 Howard Tate - I Learned It All The Hard Way 
C6 Bettye Swann - Don't Look Back (Demo) 
D1 Mickey Murray - Lonely Room 
D2 Clay Hammond - I'll Make It Up To You 
D3 Doris Allen - A Shell Of A Woman 
D4 James Carr - I Don't Want To Hurt Anymore 
D5 Jimmy Holiday - The Turning Point 
D6 Nina Simone - Stars