Daptone Records Releases 7 Inch Singles Collection as Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and Budos Band Take Off for Summer Festival Season

Daptone Records Releases 7 Inch Singles Collection as Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and Budos Band Take Off for Summer Festival Season

Daptone 7 inch Singles Collection, Vol. 2 (Daptone Records) Release Date: 06/03/08

Brooklyn-based soul-funk powerhouse Daptone Records released a special digital-only compilation today featuring 13 tracks previously available only on vinyl. Entitled Daptone 7 inch Singles Collection, Vol. 2, the album collects rarities from Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra, Charles Bradley and the Bullets, and more. An exclusive iTunes version also includes an exclusive Sharon Jones track, “Hard Eight.”

The compilation comes just as Daptone artists Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and the Budos Band brace for summer festival season. After becoming THE band to watch in 2007, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings have been invited to shake things up at a slew of summer events, including The Roots first Picnic in the Park, taking place this Saturday, June 7th in the backpack hip-hoppers’ native Philly. Living up to her “hardest working woman in show business” tag, Sharon Jones will continue non-stop through Bonnaroo Music Festival, The Jazz Aspen Festival, Europe’s Roskilde, Lollapalooza, Virgin Mobile Fest, Central Park Summerstage, and Austin City Limits, hitting 30 events between now and August.

The soul-stomping singer and her band will performing tracks from their latest release 100 Days, 100 Nights (as well as earlier albums Dap Dippin’ With Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and Naturally) and may just throw in their cover of Kenny Rogers’s “I Just Stopped in To See What Condition My Condition Was In,” a previously rare treat featured on the new 7 inch Singles Collection out today.

Afrobeat funksters Budos Band will also be taking their show on the road, headlining their native Staten Island’s first ever music festival, Rock the Harbor on Saturday, June 14th before hitting the Vancouver International Jazz Festival and Victoria, British Columbia’s JazzFest International among other dates.

See below for full dates and links to purchase Daptone 7 inch Singles Collection, Vol. 2!

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Daptone 7 inch Singles Collection, Vol. 2 Track List:
1. The Matador – The Mighty Imperials
2. Now That I’m Gone – Charles Bradley & The Bullets
3. Can’t Stop Thinking About You – Charles Bradley
4. Could Have Been – Lee Fields
5. You Don’t Know What You Mean (To a Lover Like Me)
– Lee Fields and The Sugarman 3
6. How Long Do I Have To Wait For You (Instr.)
– Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
7. This Love Ain’t Big Enough for the Two of Us
– Charles Bradley & The Bullets
8. (She’s Got) Twilight Eyes – Charles Bradley & The Bullets
9. I Just Dropped In to See What Condition My Condition Is In
– Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings
10. Stand Up – Lee Fields and The Sugarman 3
11. Stand Up Pt. II – Lee Fields and The Sugarman 3
12. Nervous Like Me – The Dap-Kings
13. Che Che Cole – Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra

Daptone 7 inch Singles Collection, Vol. 1 Track List:
1. Got A Thing On My Mind, Pt. 1 – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
2. Got A Thing On My Mind, Pt. 2 – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
3. Give Me A Chance, Pt. 1 – Lee Fields & The Dap-Kings
4. Give Me A Chance, Pt. 2 – Lee Fields & The Dap-Kings
5. Funky So-And-So, Pt. 1 – The Sugarman 3
6. Funky So-And-So, Pt. 2 – The Sugarman 3
7. Make It Good To Me – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
8. Casella Walk – The Dap-Kings
9. Take It As It Come, Pt. 1 – Charley Bradley & Sugarman & Co.
10. Take It As It Come, Pt. 2 – Charley Bradley & Sugarman & Co.
11. Got To Be The Way It Is, Pt. 1 – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
12. Got To Be The Way It Is, Pt. 2 (Instrumental) – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
13. Promised Land, Pt. 1 – Naomi Davis
14. Promised Land, Pt. 2 (Instrumental) – The Sugarman 3
15. La Culebra, Pt. 1 – The Company
16. La Culebra, Pt. 2 – The Company
17. What Have You Done For Me Lately?, Pt. 1 – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
18. What Have You Done For Me Lately?, Pt. 2 – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings on Tour:

6-3-08 8 PM North Sea Jazz Festival Rotterdam
6-4-08 9 PM Stubb’s (Outdoors) Austin, TX
6-6-08 8 PM Toyota Park Bridgeview, Illinois
6-7-08 2 PM The Roots Picnic Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
6-14-08 1 PM Bonnaroo Music Festival Manchester, Tennessee
6-21-08 6:30 PM Jazz Aspen Festival Aspen, Colorado
7-2-08 8 PM Theatre Vrhahon Athens
7-4-08 8 PM Oulala Festival St. Etienne
7-5-08 8 PM Eurokeennes Festival Belfort
7-6-08 8 PM Roskilde Festival Roskilde
7-9-08 8 PM Berzilli Park Stockholm
7-10-08 8 PM Skral Festival Grimstad
7-11-08 8 PM Cactus Festival Brugge
7-13-08 8 PM Rise Festival London
7-15-08 8 PM Jazz a Juan Les Pins Antibes
7-17-08 8 PM Pori Jazz Festival Pori
7-20-08 8 PM Hollywood Bowl Los Angeles, California
7-25-08 5 PM Oregon Zoo Amphitheatre Portland, Oregon
7-27-08 5 PM Woodland Park Zoo Seattle, Washington
8-2-08 7:30 PM Lollapalooza Chicago, Illinois
8-3-08 5 PM Osheaga Festival Montreal, Quebec
8-9-08 8 PM Virgin Mobile Festival Baltimore, Maryland
8-17-08 3 PM Central Park Summerstage New York, New York
8-21-08 8 PM Minnesota State Fair St. Paul, Minnesota
8-22-08 8 PM Minnesota State Fair St. Paul, Minnesota
8-24-08 4 PM Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival San Francisco, California
9-6-08 8 PM University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, California
9-7-08 8 PM University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, California
9-8-08 8 PM University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, California
9-27-08 2:30 PM Austin City Limits Austin, Texas

Budos Band on Tour:

6-8-08 5 PM Detroit Festival of Arts Detroit, Michigan
6-10-08 8 PM Rocks Off Cruise New York, New York
6-14-08 8 PM Snug Harbor Staten Island, New York
6-27-08 8 PM Nectars Seattle, Washington
6-28-08 11:30 PM Vancouver Internat’l Jazz Festival /Commodore Ballroom Vancouver, BC
6-29-08 8 PM JazzFest International Victoria, British Columbia
6-30-08 8 PM Legion Tofino, British Columbia
7-1-08 8 PM Waverly Hotel Cumberland, British Columbia
7-11-08 8 PM Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest Ottawa, Ontario
7-18-08 7:30 PM PM Midsummer Nights Swing New York, New York
7-19-08 8 PM Getty Center Los Angeles, California

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