Tag: Sharon Jones

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...

Music

Sharon Jones Dead At 60

We remember the Most Honored Daughter Of Soul. Daptone forever....

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Steve Cropper, “Dedicated – A Salute to the 5 Royales”

Lowman Pauling and the 5 Royales were a seminal influence on the young Steve Cropper. The legendary guitarist pays tribute to the group on...

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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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Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Newport Folk Festival 2010, Part Two

If anything, the final day of the 2010 Newport Folk Festival was even more beautiful than the day before, and Newport Harbor was at the...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, “I Learned the Hard Way”

Retro-soul is a musical style in which contemporary artists attempt to recapture the sound and feel of the great soul music of the...

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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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Mojo's Cold Shot, Music

Mojo’s Cold Shot: Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens

Be still my soul. Lawd have mercy. When soul first came out, so many social issues made so many people so PO’d (civil rights,...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Revelations featuring Tre Williams, “Deep Soul”

I love soul music in each and every one of its glorious permutations, so it’s been gratifying for me to listen as a new generation of...