Thursday, December 9 2010
While the men were showing us their dark and beautiful fantasies, or pulling us into their high brooding violet, the women were absolutely taking over 2010.
Friday, December 16 2011
Soul Time! is evidence that, even when the singer and her backup band isn’t concentrating on working on cuts that will, pardon the pun, make the cut, they’re still turning out ace material.
Monday, January 14 2008
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..."
Monday, September 26 2005
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.
Wednesday, January 19 2005
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.
Tuesday, June 3 2003
Saturday, March 20 2010
Perpetual PopMatters fave Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings stopped by the WOXY stage in Austin to play a tune off their upcoming album I Learned…
Wednesday, February 3 2010
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings I Learned the Hard Way (Daptone) Releasing: 6 April Ever dapper and full of swagger, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings…
Tuesday, February 19 2008
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.…