Tag: Daptone Records

Sharon Jones

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, “100 Days, 100 Nights”

A light that burned brightly was extinguished when Sharon Jones died last week...

Grand Hotel - Explorers Club

Music, News

New Music: The Explorers Club, “Grand Hotel”

I love new music. And I love old music. Therefore, by extension, there are very few things I love more than when new bands make old music....

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Live in Pawtucket, R.I.

Last summer Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings blew away a Newport Folk Festival crowd. Last week they were back in Rhode Island, and Ken Shane...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Various Artists, “Daptone Gold”

At the beginning of this decade, sax player Neal Sugarman and bassist Gabriel Roth founded Daptone Records in the Bushwick section of...

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Linkfest, Popdose Lists

The Friday Linkfest: 2/20/09

WFMU’s Beware of the Blog strips out the best parts of the Dreams of My Father audiobook; Will Harris runs down and wraps up the New...