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Forecastle 14'..a tale of good fortune

Despite living a stone’s throw away from the Forecastle Ohio waterfront venue, we were standing firm this year on not going. It’s not that we were not interested in seeing Outkast, Jack White, or Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings do their amazing thing. 277 more words

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Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings: "This Land is Your Land"

I remember learning “This Land is Your Land” (well, a version of it) in elementary school. The details are hazy…could’ve been in music class or one of those “We all get to sit cross-legged on the gym floor and sing songs together” assemblies where the lyrics were shown on a giant pull-down screen via overhead projector. 245 more words

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Of Mavericks and Dap-Kings

Listening to “We Get Along” by Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings this morning, an infinitely swinging tune worth finding online and listening to now, as you read this blog… 390 more words

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Photos: Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings, James Hunter @ Massey Hall

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Brooklyn-based funk/soul band Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings, who are huge proponents of using analog recording equipment, and who released their fifth album, … 302 more words

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