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Groovement Podcast – Agent J: Music Box {March 2015}

Download here Subscribe on iTunes Listen on Mixcloud   Wide selection of tracks this episode… click each for buy links and (in most cases) to listen to more from the artist. Cheers for listening! The Mighty Mocambos – Not Get Caught ft DeRobert Werkha – Dusk ft Bryony Jarman-Pinto Frameworks – Music Box Roots Manuva – Facety 2:11 (prod Four

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Preview: Antibalas x Ticklah: Tattletale 45 out now on Daptone

Ticklah has written this one, and it’s a tune that Antibalas have performed live for many years. They’ve finally released it on wax after laying it down in the sessions for their 2012 eponymous LP. Preview the track here. Only 100 copies are in white opaque vinyl… order it from the Daps.

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Daptone colour vinyl countdown to 100th 45 release

As I’m writing this, the first in Daptone’s series of coloured 45 releases, celebrating 100 7″ releases, has just sold out. It’s Charles Bradley & LaRose Jackson with Luv Jones. The hot pink has gone, but standard black vinyl is still in the shop. The eagle-eyed amongst you will notice that this is DUN-117 – this makes it the 17th

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Event: Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings + Lee Fields & The Expressions – Albert Hall Manchester, October

Buy tickets I’ve not managed to make it to the newly restored Albert Hall yet, but I’ll be there for this one. A Daptone extravaganza, the likes of which we’re not usually treated to in the UK, will probably mean another refit as they blow the bloody roof off. This will sell out, so grab your tickets from the venue

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Listen! Saun and Starr – Hot Shot

Available to pre-order now from Daptone Records. Daptone say: It is our distinct pleasure to present the debut release by two women who will forever change the Soul game: Saun & Starr. Like a two-headed Phoenix rising from the ashes of a bygone era when the duets of Sam & Dave, James & Bobby Purify, and Marvin & Tammi danced upon the airwaves, Saun &

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Out now // Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings: Give The People What They Want

Finally out today, the newest long player from Sharon Jones and her Dap-Kings. If you want it on digi, head to iTunes. Manchester, grab the vinyl from Piccadilly Records – check it in the Daptone shop too. Sharon talks about the recent illness she’s conquered in a frank interview over at Noisey.

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Edan previews the Poets of Rhythm Anthology on Daptone

  Did anyone else in Manchester catch the Poets of Rhythm in Lammarr’s a few years back? A last minute gig but one of those landmark ones, with only a handful of people to enjoy it. People speak of these guys in hushed tones such is their legendary status, and this band-curated collection is a fitting tribute to their legacy. 

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Manchester: Charles Bradley brings his Extraordinaires to the Academy Oct 12th

Charles is rightfully getting more exposure this year owing to the ‘Soul Of America’ film that saw transmission on the BBC when he last visited the country a couple of months back. He’s hitting Manchester’s Club Academy on October 12th, but below are the UK and Ireland dates in full… Buy tickets for the Manchester show here. Grab his latest

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Listen: CHARLES BRADLEY // Strictly Reserved For You {Dunham/Daptone}

The Screaming Eagle Of Soul returns with new long player Victim Of Love on April 2ns, 2013. Recorded with the Dap Kings’ Tommy ‘TNT’ Brennek at his Dunham studios. Have a listen to some more material here or below on the player.         www.thecharlesbradley.com www.facebook.com/thecharlesbradley www.twitter.com/Charles_Bradley Instagram: @charlesbradley

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