When Menahan Street Band released their first LP a few years back, they weren’t expecting the rumbles that would reverberate. Listen to Tommy TNT (also of the Dap Kings) chat about Jay Z sampling Make The Road By Walking as part of this Groovement x Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings interview here.
New album The Crossing is out on Hallowe’en. Download the title track here at Rolling Stone.
“The acclaimed Brooklyn-based multi-instrumentalists in Menahan Street Band are backwith a new album, out October 30! Download the title track via Rollingstone.com.
In addition to their role as the official house band for Brooklyn-based Dunham Records,Menahan Street Band has received critical praise for their oft-sampled 2008 debut albumMake The Road By Walking (sampled by Jay-Z, 50 Cent, Kid Cudi, Curren$y and more) and for backing breakout soul singer Charles Bradley on his 2011 debut album No Time For Dreaming (co-written and produced by MSB co-founder and multi-instrumentalist Thomas Brenneck). ”