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Supreme Jubilees - It'll All Be Over lp (Light In The Attic)


"If God had a disco, the DJ would be playing California gospel-soul group
THE SUPREME JUBILEES. A band of brothers and cousins, the group was
founded from two familes: brothers JOE and DAVE KINGSBY plus Dave’s son
DAViD KINGSBY JR., and keyboardist LEONARD SANDERS, plus his brothers
PHILLIPS (drummer), TIM (bassist), and MELVIN (tenor). The Sanders clan
grew up singing together in the Witness of Jesus Christ church in Fresno
CA, where dad Marion was pastor. Guitarist LARRY PRICE–who belonged to
neither family–completed the line-up that recorded the group’s
first–and, prophetically, only–album, It’ll All Be Over. Released in
1980 on the group’s own S&K (Sanders & Kingsby) label, It’ll All
Be Over pinpoints a fatalistic mood exemplified by the title. Its
lyrics drawn from the Old Testament, its sound from the church by way of
the disco, and it’s a feel captured by the album cover–a low, orange
sun setting over the Pacific ocean. It is, as Jessica Hundley observes
in the brand new liner notes, “both apocalyptic and seductive.” A copy
of the album made its way to a San Antonio record store, where it was
discovered nearly three decades later by collector DAVID HAFFNER
(Friends of Sound). He managed to track down the Kingsby-Sanders clan at
a Fourth Of July barbeque in Fresno in 2004. And he eventually
introduced the group to Light In The Attic Records, which now presents
the album, restored, remastered, and available to the public for the

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This product was added to our catalog on Monday 04 May, 2015.

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