SIDE A - PATIENCE
SIDE B - FROM WITHIN
Gilles Peterson on BBC Radio 6 Music - “Sounding great”
45 Live – “If this release gives a glimpse of what’s in store then it’s going to be a case of… well, you’re going to want to buy future releases from the label on sight!”
Mr Bongo – “What a way to start a record label”
Rush Hour Records – “Great Cut”
Miles Away Records is proud to present it's first record the 1975 classic Patience by Rokk. Heavily influenced by Gil Scott-Heron's 'The Bottle' it is a cult dance floor anthem that has never been reissued as a stand alone single. This limited edition of 500 copies is sure to do swift business.
Recorded in Los Angeles, the band Rokk whose roots lie in the 1964 meeting between James Dockery and Arthur Monday. La Marco Nesbit and Denny Lash later joined in the mid 70s and together they formed Rokk. They released one single for the Vee-Jay International label and recorded and album which lay in the vaults for over 30 years.