Articles tagged sharon jones and the dap-kings

20 Jan 2017 // 11:19 AM

That Ribbon of Highway: Sharon Jones Re-shapes Woody Guthrie’s Song

Sharon Jones and Woodie Guthrie knew: great songs belong to everybody.

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Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings: 6 February 2014 - Beacon Theatre, New York

Having beaten cancer, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings returned to the stage in NYC for a performance that was as invigorating as it was electrifying.

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19 Feb 2008 // 2:53 AM

Had Amy Winehouse not melted down this past year, 51-year-old soul singer Sharon Jones might have gone to the Grammy Awards for the first time.

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Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

The first time I played Philadelphia, 20 people came to my show. And 30 people came the second time. But this is my third time..."

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8 Aug 2007 // 4:20 AM

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings 100 Days, 100 Nights [MP3] from 100 Day, 100 Nights (Daptone Records) releasing October 2 in the U.S.       [MySpace]

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Jones doesn't just perform; she becomes a center of seductive gravity. She commands every inch of the room in ways that make you want to give yourself entirely to fits of raw spirit.

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	Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings: Naturally

Don't call it a comeback. And don't you dare call it a throwback, either. Sharon Jones was 'introduced' to a new generation as a cryogenically-thawed funk tornado, but she makes it clear on her follow-up that she is not just a one-time beat junkie's fix.

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3 Jun 2003 // 12:00 AM

Photo credit: Matt Rogers Mercury Lounge’s Funk Rising In some parts of the world, funk has been known to be a cure-all. Combining the

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'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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