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A Break for Charles Bradleynew

At 62, the soul singer finally releases his debut album.
East Bay Express  |  Rachel Swan  |  05-09-2011  |  Music

The Budos Band is the Soul of Staten Island ... Seriouslynew

Over the course of two albums, the band has taken hot-weather American soul and balanced it with healthy doses of Ethiopian and Nigerian pop and funk -- balance being the operative word.
Dig Boston  |  Michael Brodeur  |  08-15-2007  |  Profiles & Interviews

Budos Kudosnew

Staten Island moves beyond Afrobeat.
NOW Magazine  |  Tim Perlich  |  06-29-2007  |  Profiles & Interviews

Bring On the Heatnew

The Budos Band gives up a funky forecast for 2007.
Metro Times  |  Chris Handyside  |  12-27-2006  |  Profiles & Interviews


From the vintage-looking, low-budget album art to the vintage-sounding, low-budget grooves within, Daptone's modus operandi has been to evoke the thrill of finding ancient, obscure funk, without the messy waiting-around-for-30-years that the real thing requires.
Orlando Weekly  |  Jason Ferguson  |  12-01-2005  |  Reviews

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