For Record Store Day 2018, we’re happy to bring you “A Closer Look at the Dap-Kings: the Instrumentals Behind Saun & Starr’s ‘Look Closer'” available in translucent blue-swirl vinyl at #RSD18 retailers on Saturday, April 21st.
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings recorded “Tear It Down” during the Soul of a Woman sessions in 2016. Sharon was always passionate about progressive political issues and was a vocal critic of Donald Trump’s plan to build a wall dividing two nations. In honor of the Women’s March tomorrow, please take a listen and, should you be so inclined, purchase the song directly from Daptone at the price of your choosing, starting at $3. All proceeds from sales of “Tear It Down” will go the to the National Immigration Law Center, a policy education, legal training and litigation support resource for immigrants: nilc.org
All donations made in the first 24 hours will be matched by Daptone Records.
Miss Sharon Jones!, a documentary film by two-time Academy Award winning director, Barbara Kopple, is in theaters now. Get the soundtrack at the Daptone Shop.
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.”
The Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings tour has rolling across the country for over a month now, with a number of sold out shows and praise from fans.
The wait is over people! Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings long-awaited new full-length Give The People What They Want is now available We know you’ve been patiently waiting all these months and now you will finally be able to play the band’s studio full-length on your turntable, iPod, or CD player. You can buy the […]