Vance and Suzzanne, I Can't Get Along Without You  
Vance and Suzzanne
I Can't Get Along Without You
GBR 12inch 
Label: Kalita Records
Release Year: 2019
Style: Disco
 
  Tracks  
  I Can't Get Along Without You  
  A. I Can’t Get Along Without You
B. I Can’t Get Along Without You (Inst.)
 
  A record that deserves its space on the shelf of every collector, DJ and dance music connoisseur, and with original copies now regularly fetching triple figures, it’s time to share this masterpiece with the world once more. In addition, here Kalita accompany the release with a never-before-seen press photo and interview-based liner notes. Originally privately released in 1980 on Vanton Records, this is the first time that both the record and the label’s story has been told. The product of two members of Crown Heights Affair (Richard Vance Turner and Eleton Johns), the label was established as a way to protect both their musical freedom and copyright that they would have lost had they signed to a major label. With Vanton, they sought to create a sound that combined Eleton’s love for Philadelphia with Richard’s love for New York-based productions. Vance & Suzzanne consisted of Richard and his childhood friend and fellow band member Suzzanne Slaughter, who was a background singer for many bands in New York including Sister Sledge. The result of a late night writing session between Richard and Eleton and recorded to tape the following day, the record was finished in just twenty-four hours. Yet it’s legacy lives on as one of the most sought-after disco singles in existence. Two thousand copies of ‘I Can’t Get Along Without You’ were originally pressed to test the market, with the initial plan being to re-record it again at a later date with additional strings. However, the record received such great acclaim by DJs such as Larry Levan that the idea of a re-recording was put on ice. Sadly, due to academic and familial commitments of both Richard and Eleton, only one other single was ever released on Vanton Records in 1985. However, we hope that this definitive reissue helps to celebrate one of the best disco records ever put to wax.  
      Wish List  
  Price: CHF 20.00   Currently not on stock!
Please check back later or call us for more information:
+41 (0)43 322 02 04
 
  Releases of the same artist  
  No items found ..  
  Releases of the same label  
  Al-Dos Band, Doing Our Thing With Pride  
Al-Dos Band
Doing Our Thing With Pride
[Kalita Records]
GER 1xLP  Wish List
CHF 31.00 Add To Cart
 
  Desmond Chambers, Haly Gully / The Morning Show  
Desmond Chambers
Haly Gully / The Morning Show
[Kalita Records]
GBR 12inch  Wish List
CHF 20.00 Add To Cart
 
  Jeannette N'Diaye, Makom Ma Bobe  
Jeannette N'Diaye
Makom Ma Bobe
[Kalita Records]
GBR 12inch  Wish List
CHF 20.00 Restocking!
 
  Michael Paul, Reggae Music  
Michael Paul
Reggae Music
[Kalita Records]
GER 12inch  Wish List
CHF 20.00 Add To Cart
 
  The IgG Band, Ultra/Sound  
The IgG Band
Ultra/Sound
[Kalita Records]
GER 1xLP  Wish List
CHF 27.00 Add To Cart
 
  Various, Borga Revolution! Ghanaian Music In The Digital Age  
Various
Borga Revolution! Ghanaian Music In The Digital Age
[Kalita Records]
GBR 2xLP  Wish List
CHF 32.00 Add To Cart
 
Anteloper
Pink Dolphins
[International Anthem]
Bobby Oroza
Get On The Otherside
[Big Crown Records]
Bronze Nazareth & Roc Marciano
Ekphrasis
[BLACK DAY IN JULY PRODUCTIONS]
Brother Jack McDuff
Moon Rappin'
[Blue Note]
Candi Staton
Trouble, Heartaches And Sadness (Rare Cuts From The Fame Session Masters)
[Stateside]
Che Noir
Food For Thought
[TCF MUSIC GROUP ]
Future Sound Of London
Accelerator - 30th Anniversary Reissue
[Jumpin' & Pumpin']
Hamburg Spinners
Der Magische Kraken
[Legere Recordings]
Jermiside & The Expert
The Overview Effect
[Rucksack Records]
Johnny Clarke
Warrior
[Tuff Scout]
Mello Music Group
Self Sacrifice
[Mello Music Group]
Oddisee
Odd Tape
[Mello Music Group]
Ralph Heidel
Modern Life
[Kryptox]
Ronnie Foster
Two Headed Freap
[Blue Note]
Russ
Chomp 2
[DIGGERS FACTORY]
The Bobby Hamilton Quintet Unlimited
Dream Queen
[Now Again]
V/A
Saturno 2000
[Analog Africa]
Various
Borga Revolution! Ghanaian Music In The Digital Age
[Kalita Records]
Various
Dave Lee Pres. Produced With Love II
[Z Records]
Viktor Vaughn
Vaudeville Villain
[Get On Down]
Wayne Davis
Wayne Davis
[Strut Records]
Yaya Bey
Remember Your North Star
[Big Dada]
  1. Gaoulé Mizik, Michel Laurent
Excursions in Gwoka Vol. 1
 
  2. Gianni Brezzo
Tutto Passa
 
  3. Gianni E Donatella
Amore Segreto EP
 
  4. V/A
Sky Dust Drifter
 
  5. Alex Figueira
Juicy
 
  6. Alex Ho
Move Through It
 
  7. Bobby Oroza
Get On The Otherside
 
  8. Crimeapple
Sancocho (Red LP)
 
  9. Esa And The Invisible Hand
I See You feat. Special Touch
 
  10. Kamazu
Indaba Kabani Dimitri From Paris Edit