Some of this year's favourites actually came out at the back end of last year, but I didn't catch up with them until this year. I've included them anyway.
Fantasy - Harold Mabern
Too Damn Hot - Lonnie Smith
Up City - Calvin Newborn
Boogaloo to the Beastie Boys - Reuben Wilson & Andrew Beals
This is it! - Melvin Sparks
What's new - Jimmy Ponder
All Soul - Houston Person
Fun House - Reuben Wilson
Live at 3361*BLACK 1st & 2nd - Junior Mance
PLUS - one that I've been trying to get for some time, but my importer's suppliers seem to be both permanently out of stock: Calvin Newborn - New Born.
A Night in Roppungi - Etta Jones & Houston Person
Brown Sugar - Freddie Roach
Say it loud - Lou Donaldson
This is Ernie Andrews