Lee Fields has re-teamed with The Expressions for a new album, “Emma Jean” out June 3rd on Brooklyn’s Truth & Soul Records. The cover version of JJ Cale’s “Magnolia” is the first single lifted from the album. Pre-order soon!
To celebrate the relaunch of their musical family, enjoy 30 tracks of soulful goodness from the Expansions Collective, as well as some of their extended family. Featuring some tracks by well known producers such as Amin Payne, Buscrates, Handbook, Mecca:83, Moods, Question,Vanilla and many more. The album is available as Bandcamp donation.
All profits from this release will go towards helping the brother Buscrates 16-bit Ensemble with his medical bills, after recently being hit by a car. Learn more and/or donate some funds here.
2014 first volume of our soundcloud selection “favourite things” holds 47 selected tracks. Check out all previous sets and more music on our soundcloud page.
DeRobert & The Half-Truths return with their sophomore LP “I’m Tryin’” available since January 14th. The new record was recorded almost two years ago at Poor Man Studios in Nashville, Tennessee. Following the path set by 2011′s “Beg Me” EP, the record features lush melodic layers of syncopated soul under the gorgeous vocals of the one and only DeRobert Adams. Download at here or on Bandcamp, get LP’s and CD’s at G.E.D. Soul Records.
The release of the fifth studio album by Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings, was delayed last summer due to the small matter of the reigning queen of retro funk and soul having been diagnosed with cancer of the bile duct. “Give The People What They Want” will be out on January 14th on Daptone Records. Pre-Oder now official or iTunes.