Articles tagged the budos band, daptone records, sharon jones

Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings: 30.April.2010 - New York

An explosion of energy and sound, Sharon Jones led her Dap Kings through a two-hour set at the Apollo Theater, Friday night, in support of their new record, I Learned the Hard Way.

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Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings: I Learned the Hard Way

Those tough lessons have settled deep in Jones' voice; the hard rasp is sanded down some, the emotions subtler than on the previous record -- but perhaps more volatile in their restraint.

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David Byrne and Fatboy Slim: Here Lies Love

It's not often that a purely musical work can make us see a historical figure in a new light, but Here Lies Love is a fascinating exception.

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Greyboy: 15 Years of West Coast Cool

Fifteen years after US3's "Cantaloop" popularized the genre, the acid jazz pioneer looks back on his career with Ubiquity records. Hip-hop, funk, and nu-soul ensue.

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26 Sep 2008 // 10:04 AM

Lou Reed’s Berlin (2007)

Music is the most opened ended of mediums. Individuals can influence the reception of a song or a sonic cycle simply by using their own

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Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings take vintage soul to the mainstream

Denzel. Oprah. Amy. The way Sharon Jones tosses around these names, you’d think she’s a big star. Actually, if her connections with Washington,

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The Budos Band: The Budos Band II

Sophomore album from Staten Island instrumentalists (and Dap-King labelmates) is a hulking freight of Afrobeat-tinged funk.

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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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22 Dec 2005 // 10:00 PM

	The Budos Band: The Budos Band

This is soul funk that tells you, without words, to shake your ass and your mind will follow.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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