Phase 7

Reissue of a rare Hawaii-based disco group, we have 'Playtime' on clear with green splatter vinyl.

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color Clear with Green Splatter
foil stamped Yes
numbered Yes

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exclusive VMP Exclusive
jacket type Single
label Aloha Got Soul
pressing location Gotta Groove Records
release type Reissue

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Official reissue of Phase 7's 1980 LP, Playtime.

Serious tropical funk & disco from seriously talented musicians with a signature not-so-serious stage presence.

Formed by a bond stronger than blood — friendship — the seven members of Phase 7 made their mark on Hawaii’s nightlife in the 1970s with their high caliber musicianship and on-stage antics, captured in their highly coveted 1980 debut LP, Playtime.

Phase 7 clinched an unprecedented residency at the Infinity nightclub in the Sheraton Waikiki — the hotel had only ever hired mainland acts, including the Burgundy Express and the Lewis & Clark Expedition, before bringing in Phase 7 to fire up the dance floor.

Their musical talents paired with their penchant for mischief often raised the bar while raising eyebrows.

Tracks like “Playtime” and “Dance The Night Away” show off their love for stone cold grooves. “So Good To Be In Love” takes us on a trip to a dancefloor filled with funk, disco, and tropical rare grooves. Tunes like “Slip Away” and “You And Me” prove the band can pen not just dancefloor hits but top notch slow jams.


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