The August pick for our Record of the Month Club is the latest soul compilation from Cairo Records, โ€œThe World is a Cafeteria: American Soul Music (and one song from Ghana) 1955-1998โ€ // The double LP features tracks by Irma Thomas, Nina Simone, Ray Charles, Don Bryant, Allen Toussaint, Arthur Connelly, and lots lots more. The record is beautifully packaged with gold-foil cover art and extensive liner-notes booklet full of photos and artist bios.

Weโ€™ve got a few copies for sale online and in the shop for non-ROTM Club members.

Weโ€™ll begin shipping these out to ROTM Club members ASAP! If you live in Oxford you can swing by the shop any day to pick up your copy.