Saun & Starr “Hot Shot” Lyric Video

Watch the new Saun & Starr lyric video for “Hot Shot,” featured on their debut album, Look Closer. Look Closer (Featuring The Dap-Kings) is out now!

Saun & Starr “Look Closer” OUT NOW!

Saun & Starr’s debut album featuring The Dap-Kings is out now!

Get it digitally – radi.al/SaunAndStarr
Get it at the Daptone Shop – bit.ly/1GFQPJT
Listen on Spotify – spoti.fi/1v1RbD3

Saun & Starr Music Video for “Look Closer”

Watch the new Saun & Starr music video for “Look Closer,” the title track off their upcoming debut album, out May 19th. (video features a cameo by Sharon Jones!)

Daptone-Podcast_CHRISTIAN-MARTIR.jpgOur newest podcast features a superb mix of guaguanco, plena, mozambique and boogaloo sounds from one of our favorite Borinqueños, Christian Mártir. Born in Santurce, PR and residing in NYC, Christian has spread his love for soulful rhythms everywhere from Uptown to Madison Square Garden. Wepa!

He can be heard at his monthly party, Pa’lante! starting May 21st. @ APT 78 (4447 Broadway, NYC), and be sure to check out his record label, Sociedad Records for releases that are surely past and future classics. Click to download

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Daptone-Podcast_BRIAN-SEARS

A moody, soulful mix by Brian Sears (NYC), the guy who helped bring you the superb 45 reissues: Kansas City Express “This Is The Place” (Friends of Sound Records) and Beau Williams “I’ll Be Home Soon”  released on Truth & Soul Records. Click to download

 

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NEW VIDEO! Saun & Starr “Big Wheel”

Watch the video for Saun & Starr’s newest single, “Big Wheel.” Directed by Wayne Gordon and filmed entirely on a Samsung s5 in Gabriel Roth’s Riverside, CA home and the Castle Amusement Park.

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A new mix of rare 45s from mighty hitters, Henning Börm & Emel Ilter, the DJ’s behind the regular Soul party, Spin Club Lucerne, and the yearly weekender, Not Too Young, in Lucerne, Switzerland. http://www.swisssoul.ch

Follow them on Facebook.
Check out their other mixes on Mixcloud.

Click to download

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The Budos Band On Morning Becomes Eclectic

Watch The Budos Band‘s performance of “The Sticks” on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic.

 

 

First Grammy Nom for Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings

To cap a year that was filled with one triumph after another, the band is nominated for their first-ever Grammy Award for “Best R&B Album.”

Daptone Super Soul Revue Photos – New York Times

See photos from the Daptone Super Soul Revue at the Famous Apollo Theater via The New York Times.