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R & B, Blues, Soul In Praise of Daptone Records....

Jules

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Best known as the label of Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings (who in trun are best known for being Amy Winehouse' Backing band) Daptone records are a fascinating label specializing in 'old style' soul, funk and gospel. Here are a couple of absolute stormers from Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens and Brooklyn's Sugarman 3...
 
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Jules

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Hi Jules,

Thanks for sharing this. Trouble is you've made me spend money as I enjoyed the tracks so much that I've just downloaded the Daptone Gold album! :thumb:
 

Sue

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Hi Jules,

Thanks for sharing this. Trouble is you've made me spend money as I enjoyed the tracks so much that I've just downloaded the Daptone Gold album! :thumb:

Lol - same here - I liked the 2 tracks and after reading your post went off to investigate on iTunes

Thanks Jules :)
 

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I'm a great fan of Sharon Jones but never really thought about the other Daptone artists - thanks for the links Jules.
 

Jules

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I'm a great fan of Sharon Jones but never really thought about the other Daptone artists - thanks for the links Jules.
Thought this would appeal to you!
 

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Takes me back when we had a soul band.... not very good but Sh**s load of fun...thanks for that :)
 

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