Eastern Bloc Records

Welcome to Eastern Bloc Records

Welcome to Eastern Bloc Records

Established 1985. Online record store for the true vinyl purist. We specialise in Techno, Drum & Bass, House, Reggae & Electronic music from across the spectrum.

New Releases

  • Drum & Bass / Jungle

    1. DETROIT'S FILTHIEST - Private Stock (Pre Order)

      Trans World Railways is the new international series curated by the Casa Voyager crew. First stop in motor city, with legend Detroit's Filthiest. Born in Baghdad, Iraq & Raised in Detroit, Michigan, he is one of the originators of the ghetto tech sound in the early 90's. He delivers once again 4 fresh electro trax full of funk and builds the 212 - 313 connection. Learn More
    2. FULVIO RUFFERT - Les Années Passent EP

      Fulvio Ruffert confirms his addition to the Earlydub family with a solo release for our eighth release. Three originals tracks plus a Tolga Fidan Remix. Vinyl Only!! Learn More
  • Bass Music / Dubstep / Garage

    1. ST. GERMAIN - Real Blues (ATJAZZ remixes)

      Real Blues" contains a sample from "You caused my heart to weep", written by Robert Shad, published by Molique Music (BMI), performed by Lightnin' Hopkins, used courtesy of Mainstream Records Group, Inc. Learn More
    2. DETROIT'S FILTHIEST - Private Stock (Pre Order)

      Trans World Railways is the new international series curated by the Casa Voyager crew. First stop in motor city, with legend Detroit's Filthiest. Born in Baghdad, Iraq & Raised in Detroit, Michigan, he is one of the originators of the ghetto tech sound in the early 90's. He delivers once again 4 fresh electro trax full of funk and builds the 212 - 313 connection. Learn More
  • House

    1. ST. GERMAIN - Real Blues (ATJAZZ remixes)

      Real Blues" contains a sample from "You caused my heart to weep", written by Robert Shad, published by Molique Music (BMI), performed by Lightnin' Hopkins, used courtesy of Mainstream Records Group, Inc. Learn More
    2. PAXTON FETTEL - Better Days EP (Pre Order: 15/02/18)

      In another tight and consistent projection, Paxton Fettel actualizes his assertion for independence, eclecticism and voodoo - with a collection of delightful enchanting vibes. Familiarly neat and energetic, house beats and crystal-clear chords accord to accompany the melodic dawdling, while insatiable and unbelievably facetious talkative babblings of all kinds stretch out into organic gliding laces. Learn More
  • Techno

    1. SHIGETO - Weighted EP

      One year after Michigan-based artist Zach Saginaw released his third album as Shigeto, a genre-blending Detroit love letter called The New Monday, he returns with another eclectic display of affection for the musical community that makes Motor City music tick. The four new tracks on his Weighted EP, including a sumptuous remix from Detroit house luminary Andrés, continue to refine and augment the patchwork of jazz, hip-hop, and electronics that Shigeto has built his catalog with. Learn More
    2. JAY TRIPWIRE - They Watch Us

      In folklore, the witching hour or devil's hour is a time of night associated with supernatural events. Creatures such as witches, demons and ghosts are thought to appear and to be at their most powerful and magic is thought to be most effective at this time. It is also the time when we are at Underground parties, this is considered the main time of the party before it tapers off into the ethereal realm of translucent soundscapes and marionette dance moves. Learn More
  • Experimental

    1. SHIGETO - Weighted EP

      One year after Michigan-based artist Zach Saginaw released his third album as Shigeto, a genre-blending Detroit love letter called The New Monday, he returns with another eclectic display of affection for the musical community that makes Motor City music tick. The four new tracks on his Weighted EP, including a sumptuous remix from Detroit house luminary Andrés, continue to refine and augment the patchwork of jazz, hip-hop, and electronics that Shigeto has built his catalog with. Learn More
    2. ARCTOR - Soulless

      Tom Livingston doesn't release all that much as Arctor, but what he does put out tends to be rather hot. That's certainly the case with this EP for Tremors, which is his first solo 12" for two years. He begins with the pulsating title track, a body-popping blend of thrusting, arpeggio style bass, fizzing electronics, punchy machine drums and robotic vocoder vocals, before showcasing the spacey, deeper side of his dancefloor-friendly tracks on the superb "Kuleshov Effect". Learn More
  • Hip Hop / Beats

    1. NIGHTMARES ON WAX - Back To Mine (CD)

      The iconic album series Back to Mine returns in 2019, to mark it's 20th anniversary, with the indomitable Nightmares on Wax, to share his personal collection of music for after hours grooving. The series was renowned for its eclectic selection and selectors which includes some of the biggest names in electronic and pop music, from the likes of Faithless to Pet Shop Boys, Groove Armada to New Order. Learn More
    2. NIGHTMARES ON WAX / VARIOUS - Back To Mine (2 x LP)

      The iconic album series Back to Mine returns in 2019, to mark it's 20th anniversary, with the indomitable Nightmares on Wax, to share his personal collection of music for after hours grooving. The series was renowned for its eclectic selection and selectors which includes some of the biggest names in electronic and pop music, from the likes of Faithless to Pet Shop Boys, Groove Armada to New Order. Learn More
  • Funk / Soul / Jazz / Disco

    1. PLACEBO - Ball Of Eyes (1LP Coloured)

      BELGIAN RARE GROOVE AND SOUL JAZZ CLASSIC! Before moving on to synth pop with the Eurovision spoof group Telex, musician and journalist Marc Moulin lead the pioneering jazz rock group, Placebo. Their 1971 debut, Ball Of Eyes, is a deep diggers holy grail of holy grails. The album features some compelling renditions of Marvin Gaye's "Inner City Blues," and Sam & Dave's "You Got Me Hummin," but the real meat is in the original material. Learn More
    2. CHAKACHAS - Jungle Fever (1LP Coloured)

      he Chakachas are best remembered for their hit disco single "Jungle Fever". The album by the same name is a revelation of Latin funk, with horns playing against groovy rhythms and some fine vocal work. This album is characterized by its versatile percussion, consisting of maracas, congas and drums, and funky guitar riffs and horns. Learn More
  • Reggae

    1. YESKING - Devil inside (JSTAR DUB MIX) 7"

      he Devil Inside combines a sprightly reggae rhythm with the very Erykah Badu-esque vocals of Rioghnach Connolly, punctuated by classic reggae horns and framed by a very moody, cinematic sample. Straddling the worlds of reggae, nu-soul and electronica, it comes with a J-Star Dub and has an eerie vibe that make it stand out from the crowd. Learn More
    2. TENJA FT DUBHEART ROOTS REGGAE BAND ‎– We Chant (7")

      Alternate vocal and dub mix of the Mental Slavery album track We Chant. . Recorded and mixed at Karnatone Studio by Fullness. Learn More
  • World

    1. MATUKI - Stutter & Twitch (7")

      Bristol based Afro-beat band, Matuki are releasing their debut 7 single on December 2nd via Stutter & Twitch, featuring an exclusive remix by Shunya. As each side of the record paints a juxtaposing image, Matuki drives forward as they make a name for themselves as Bristol's most engaging afro-funk band. Side A 'Sanimenteren' showcases fiery horn melodies and liquid guitar riffs, whereas Side B 'INJO' changes direction completely, as Manchester producer Shunya takes the reins. Learn More
    2. HELIO NATHEUS / DORIS MONTEIRO - Mais Kriola (7")

      Mais Kriola’ first appeared on Brazilian Beats Brooklyn compilation put together by Greg Caz and Sean Marquand for us in 2006. It’s a lovely laid back mid tempo boogie/soul/fusion jam. Originally appeared on Matheus self-titled LP from 1975. ‘Maita’ is a wonderful piece of warm, upbeat MPB from Doris Monteiro. Originally appeared on her ‘Agora’ LP from 1976, released by Odeon. Learn More