Partway through Barbara Kopple's effervescent Miss Sharon Jones, the titular star revisits her hometown. North Augusta (SC, USA) was not an easy place to grow up, at least not if you were black. In 1952, just 3 years before Sharon Jones was born, the state legislature passed a phalanx of atrocious laws: no white child to ...
14.04.2012 [Patch.com] - Also appearing with Sumners will be two pairs of Olympians: Ronnie and Cindy Kauffman (1964 and 1968 US pairs) and Paul Askham and Sharon Jones (1988 British pairs). This weekend's shows will feature performances by local talent, past and present
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04.04.2012 [San Antonio Express] - Students accused of violations of university policy are being referred to the university conduct board and, depending on the severity of the violation, could be expelled, said Sharon Jones Schweitzer, a university spokeswoman.
Sharon Jones, Ed.D, is a faculty member at Central Piedmont Community college in Charlotte, NC, where she leads and continues to develop the SAS curriculum in the Continuing and Corporate Education department. Dr. Jones has been in education for 13 years as a Career and Technical Education teacher in the ...
Perhaps the most striking thing about Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings's eighth and (presumably) final album, Soul of a Woman, is how little it feels like a posthumous release. The straightforward gospel of closing track “Call on God” undeniably gains some poignancy from the fact that Sharon Jones sang it ...
Listening to the latest (and last) Sharon Jones album is an inherently bittersweet experience. Recorded as she battled against the cancer that would eventually overcome her, Soul of a Woman presents Jones as an irrepressible spirit, who kept fighting 'til the very end. Whilst very much beholden to genre ...
30.03.2012 [RTVE] - Ahora ha sido en Brooklyn, en un nevado mes de enero, donde han facturado dieciséis cortes -doce canciones y cuatro pasajes de transición- bajo las directrices de Ticklah, un productor que puede acreditar trabajos con Sharon Jones, Antibalas o Amy
23.04.2012 [Grateful Web] - The Daptone Super Soul Revue will feature Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings, Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires, The Budos Band, The Sugarman 3 and The Como Mamas. A Royal Family Affair will host Soulive, Lettuce (2 sets), Breakscience, Nigel Hall
22.04.2012 [PP2G.Com] - Een heerljk soul related nummer een soort van update van de'60's en '70's soul en funk, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings. The not-so-innocent sweetheart, Coure de Pirate, leent haar vocals aan een track met de Canadese R&B singer, The Weeknd.
20.04.2012 [La Opinión de Murcia] - El grupo editó Now!, producido por Binky Griptite –Amy Winehouse, Sharon Jones, Dap-Kings–, tras pasar con éxito por el Festival South By Southwest de Phoenix, Arizona, y hacer ocho fechas más por EE UU. Luego vinieron a presentarlo al Lemon Pop.
09.04.2012 [Reverb] - The schedule goes a little something like this, and all concerts are at the gardens' main location at 1007 York St. unless otherwise noted: Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings brought funk to the tranquil Denver Botanic Gardens on June 1, 2011.
18.04.2012 [Virginia Connection Newspapers] - Pictured from left, back row: Janice Donnell, Krista Zier, Claire McHale, Sharon Jones, Nick Kilpatrick, Jan Clark, Joshua DeSmyter, Sarah Winn, Lisa O'Donnell; (front row) Jinhai He, Jaime Lofurno, Bob Timke, Corinne Almquist, Cindy Zemke
18.04.2012 [Pioneer Press] - The outdoor event, a collaboration between the Walker and 89.3 The Current, has blossomed into a Twin Cities summertime staple, previously offering acts such as My Morning Jacket, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, MGMT and the Decemberists.
30.03.2012 [al.com] - Her gritty voice and gutsy delivery have reminded some listeners of Sharon Jones, funky diva of the Dap-Kings, so it's no surprise when Howard name-checks Jones as one of her idols. “I've been to shows that kind of changed my life, and that was one of
05.04.2012 [jambands.com] - Recorded at the Daptone Records 'House of Soul' studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn over five days, the album features members of Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings—including Dave Guy (trumpet), Fernando Velez (conga), Joe Crispiano (guitar), Bosco Mann (bass
30.03.2012 [SF Weekly (blog)] - Yet black American frontwoman for The Dap Kings, Sharon Jones, who can outsing and outperform any vocalist 30 years her junior and who was alive and coherent during the heyday of soul, will probably never take over Top 40 radio or Billboard.
28.03.2012 [Metro.us] - The show has been such a success that it's gone into syndication on television and now, Hall is taking the act on the road with soul singers Sharon Jones and Allen Stone. We got a moment to chat with the living legend, and even ask him about the story