Steel City Connection, Steel City Disco  
Steel City Connection
Steel City Disco
GER 12inch 
Label: Kalita Records
Release Year: 2019
Style: Disco
 
  Tracks  
  Steel City Disco  
  Dansation (Unreleased Extended Version)  
  Kalita are delighted to announce their next release, Steel City Connection's 1978 single 'Steel City Disco', accompanied by extensive interview-based liner notes and never-before-seen photos.

Originally privately released on Pittsburgh's Jeree Records, ‘Steel City Disco' is one of the most sought-after disco records in existence, searched for by most yet the treasured possession of but only a few fortunate DJs and collectors. A grail in the truest sense of the word, this is a masterpiece in disco form, guaranteed to set any modern discerning dance floor alight.
Featuring an evolving line-up of various Pittsburgh-based students from the band's inception in 1975, Steel City Connection featured a multi-race make-up of musicians, led by bassist Keith Stewart. They rehearsed religiously in their parents' basements, and quickly developed into a well-trained group, performing at top venues across the city such as The Crazy Quilt and Pinball Wizard, accompanied by their manager and even their own roadies.
In 1978, with their hard-earned money secured from previous gigs, they paid to record and manufacture the single at Pittsburgh's most popular studio, Jeree, who then released it on their own label. However, upon its release the record sadly failed to make the headway that it deserved, mostly due to their manager's failing ill health and the band's inexperience in promoting music in the record industry. Although it received airtime on a few Pittburgh-based radio stations, it was soon lost into distant memory.
'Steel City Disco' has since become highly sought-after as arguably one of the best privately pressed disco releases ever put to wax, lifting its status from a mere 'rarity' to a true grail for many collectors and DJs. It is our honour to officially offer it here for the first time once more, backed with an unreleased extended version of 'Dansation', sourced from the original master tapes.
 
      Wish List  
  Price: CHF 22.00   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  
  Carrie Cleveland, Looking Up: The Complete Works (Incl. Bonus 7  
Carrie Cleveland
Looking Up: The Complete Works (Incl. Bonus 7")
[Kalita Records]
TIP  
GBR 1xLP  Wish List
CHF 35.00 Add To Cart
 
  Emerson, If You Need Me, Call Me  
Emerson
If You Need Me, Call Me
[Kalita Records]
GBR 1xLP  Wish List
CHF 30.00 Add To Cart
 
  Okyerema Ashante, Sabi (Get Down)  
Okyerema Ashante
Sabi (Get Down)
[Kalita Records]
GBR 1xLP  Wish List
CHF 26.00 Add To Cart
 
Al Green
Love Ritual
[Kickin]
Bobby Oroza
This Love
[Big Crown]
Bunny Brissett
Better Safe Than Sorry
[Message ]
Calman Scott
Lickin Stick
[Negus Roots]
Fairuz
Wahdon
[WeWantSounds]
Flee Lord
Gets Greater Later
[GGBR Records & Tapes ]
Ghost Vision
Mirador
[Pinchy Friends]
Holy Hive
Oh I Miss Her So
[Big Crown]
Jason Joshua & The Beholders
Rosegold
[Mango Hill]
Jazzquarterz
Nightfall - Tape
[Haus Und Baum]
Karl Hector & The Malcouns
Mother Seletta
[Field Records]
Lexx
Cosmic Shift
[Phantom Island]
Morrison Kincannon
Beneath The Redwoods
[Spacetalk]
Niki & The Dove
You Want The Sun
[Potions]
Niominka Bi
Wa Diour Yi
[Hornin' Sounds]
Shuggie Otis
Inspiration Information
[Epic]
Skyrager
Magic Wand Special Editions Vol 1
[Magic Wand]
So.Crates, Nelson Dialect, Alnitak Kid
Sunset Cities
[Bedroom Suck Records]
Sugar Minott
In The Ghetto
[Wackies]
Sunny & The Sunliners
Smile Now, Cry Later
[Big Crown]
The Abyssinians
Declaration Of Rights
[Soul Jazz Records]
The Doppelgangaz
Aaaaggghh
[Groggy Pack / hhv.de]
The Doppelgangaz
Beats For Brothels Volume 4
[Groggy Pack / hhv.de]
The Mauskovic Dance Band
The Mauskovic Dance Band
[Soundway]
The Robotiks/ Paulette Tajah
Blood Is Thicker Than Water / Baby, Baby, My Love’s All For You
[Ariwa]
Thee Lakesiders
Si Me Faltaras Tu
[Big Crown]
Trailer Limon
Love Don't Pay The Bills
[Austin Boogie Crew Records]
Wailing Souls
Back Back
[Live & Learn Records]
  1. Lexx
Cosmic Shift
 
  2. Danase & Tru Comers
Colt 45
 
  3. Flee Lord
Gets Greater Later
 
  4. Domi Chansorn
Strawberry Moon
 
  5. Bobby Oroza
This Love
 
  6. Daringer
Baker's Dozen
 
  7. Mystic Harmony
Night Over Egypt
 
  8. So.Crates, Nelson Dialect, Alnitak Kid
Sunset Cities
 
  9. The Mauskovic Dance Band
The Mauskovic Dance Band
 
  10. Ronald Langestraat
Apollo