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Song of the Day – Friday 3/19/2010 Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings (SXSW) March 19, 2010

Sharon Jones and her nine-piece Brooklyn band have re-created the funk/soul sounds of Motown and Stax Records so authentically that you’ll swear it’s 1965.

Today, Sharon and The Dap-Kings will be sharing Spin Magazine’s SXSW mainstage with Hole (that’s right, Courtney Love and her newly re-formed band will be making their U.S. debut) Miike Snow, and Rogue Wave—now that’s a motley crew of a line-up that I’d love to see!

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings’ new album, I Learned the Hard Way drops on 4/6/2010…

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – 100 Days, 100 Nights

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings will hit the Bay Area on 6/25/2010 at The Warfield.  Visit their website to download a free MP3 of their new song, ‘I’ve Learned the Hard Way.’



Song of the Day – Monday 1/18/2010 Nina Simone~MLK Day January 18, 2010

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In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., here’s a beautiful song from the Civil Rights Movement…

Nina Simone sings “I Wish I Knew (How it Would Feel to be Free)”