Daptone’s CMJ Party
Daptone Records will host a CMJ event this Friday The revue will take place at Brooklyn, NY’s new Knitting Factory at 9 PM, featuring intertwined groups The Budos Band, Menahan Street Band, Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens and
The Dap-Kings. In addition, members of the Daptone family will DJ throughout the evening.
The label’s signature act Sharon Jones—who is not confirmed to play this weekend’s event—will hit the road for a series of dates with a show at South Burlington, VT’s Higher Ground on November 20. The label has also put the final touches on Daptone: Gold a collection of rare and unreleased tracks culled over the past few years.