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Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, aka Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
, are a funk
band, founded in Brooklyn, NY, USA (1996). They are signed to Daptone Records
, where the dap-kings
are the house band. They are widely thought to be spearheads of a revivalist movement that aims to capture the essence of funk/soul music as it was at its height in the mid-1960s to mid-1970s. Part of the way this is achieved is to shun modern digital recording methods in favour of using traditional analogue recording equipment.
Read more about Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings on Last.fm
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