Daptone News - Upcoming Gold Album Release - US and European Dates and more
Newsletter from Daptone, includes upcoming cd release details, dates for Sharon Jones in USA and Naomi Shelton in Europe, podcast and a free mp3 download
The world capital of soul has moved around a lot in the last 50 years or so.For most of the '60s, it shuttled back and forth between Memphis and Detroit,with occasional stopovers in New Orleans, Cincinnati and elsewhere; in the '70s, it relocated to Lagos for a little while, before going into international exile with occasional appearances here and there. And for the better part of the past decade, soul's central headquarters has been in Brooklyn--specifically an old two-family house in Bushwick that was converted into the Daptone Records headquarters in 2003.
Coming November 24th, we are releasing a 23 track compilation featuring rarities, classics and previously unreleased tracks from Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, The Budos Band, Binky Griptite, Lee Fields, Antibalas and more.
* Double LP packaged in a deluxe gold foil gatefold jacket with extensive liner notes. Poster, sticker and .mp3 download card included!
* Deluxe gold foil CD digipak with 6 page booklet including extensive
liner notes and photos.
Introduction by Binky Griptite
? Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings “I’m Not Gonna Cry”
? The Budos Band “Up From The South”
? Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens “What Have You Done”
? Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - “How Long Do I Have To Wait For You?”
? Lee Fields “Could Have Been”
? Antibalas featuring Mayra Vega "Che Che Cole Makossa"
? The Budos Band “Budos Rising”
? Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings “Got A Thing On My Mind”
? Charles Bradley & the Menahan Street Band “The World”
? Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings “Make It Good To Me”
? Lee Fields and Sugarman & Co. “Stand Up”
? Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens “What Is This”
? Binky Griptite with the Sugarman Three “A Lover Like Me”
? Menahan Street Band “Make the Road by Walking”
? Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings “Tell Me”
? Sugarman & Co. “Down To It”
? The Dap-Kings “Nervous Like Me”
? Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings “Giving Up”
? The Budos Band “Ghostwalk”
? The Gospel Queens feat. Cynthia Langston “I Need You To Hold My Hand”
? Binky Griptite & the Mellomatics “The Stroll Pt. 2”
? Sharon Jones & Lee Fields “Stranded In Your Love”
Free Giveaway .mp3!
Preview the upcoming "Daptone Gold" compilation with a free .mp3 hosted by The Fader Magazine. Lee Fields and Sugarman & Co. "Stand Up" is one of the seven songs on Daptone Gold previously only available as a 45rpm single.
"Everyday...Will Be Like A Holiday" by Old Chris
DJ Old Chris (formerly known as Young Chris) of Big City Records in NYC, brings us this months podcast, a collection of sweet soul songs, a perfect fall weather listen starting with a personal favorite of ours here at Daptone,the Brothers of Soul.
No tracklisting this time though, you'll need to get yourself to the record store for some digging of your own or find him at one of his parties. Subscribe or download HERE.
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All Upcoming Shows
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings
Friday, November 20th
Higher Ground Ballroom
1214 Williston Road
Saturday November 21st, 9pm
Water Street Music Hall
204 N. Water Street
Thursday December 3rd, 7:30pm
Tarrytown Music Hall
13 Main St.
Saturday December 5th, 7pm
570 Jernee Mill Road
Friday December 11th, 8pm
708 East Broad St.
Friday January 22nd, 7pm
130 West College Ave.
State College, PA
Saturday January 23rd, 6:30pm
1601 East Carson St.
Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens
December 2nd - Amsterdam
Weteringschans , 1017 SG, Netherlands
December 3rd - Bruxelles, Belgium
Anspachlaan 110, B-1000
December 4th - Sannois, France
2 rue Georges Pompidou 95110
December 5th - Rennes, France
Transmusicales de Rennes
10 rue Saint Louis 35000 Rennes
December 6th - Poitiers, France
Le Confort Moderne"
185 rue du Faubourg du Pont-Neuf, 86012
December 8th - Bordeaux, France
170 Cours du Mdoc, 33300
December 9th - Pau, France
Alle Montesquieu, 64140 Billere, France
December 11th - Montpellier, France
1, rue Thophraste Renaudot 34430 Saint Jean De Vedas
December 12th - Barcelona, Spain
Calle Almogavers 122, 08018 Barcelona, Spain
Daptone Records 115 Troutman Brooklyn NY 11206
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