This week’s Best In Show features “Matter of Time,” the first single from Soul of A Woman, the final album by Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, which will be released one year to the day since we lost Sharon. She worked on the album throughout her cancer treatment, and she wastes no time in getting to the point. Soul of A Woman will be available November 17 from Daptone Records. For more information visit sharonjonesandthedapkings.com.
This week’s Best In Show finds us trolling trip hop waters with “Wednesday Morning Atonement” by Curtis Harding. Curtis has worked a wide range of projects in the past including Cee-Lo Green, and punk rockers, Black Lips. “Wednesday Morning Atonement” can be found on his upcoming second album, Face Your Fear, available at the end of October on Anti Records. For more information visit curtisharding.com.
Our latest Best In Show is “Sea of Clouds” from long time favorites Deer Tick. The Providence, RI, band will be releasing not one, but two new albums on September 15 – this Friday – entitled Deer Tick Vol 1 and Deer Tick Vol 2. This song can be found on on Vol 1. For more information visit deertickmusic.com.
We continue our Best in Show summer vibes with this week’s selection: “Angel Fire” by Hollie Cook. The UK-born singer has a solid musical pedigree as daughter of the Sex Pistols’ Paul Cook, and a member of the final line-up of the Slits. Hollie has been making her own records since 2011. “Angel Fire” is available as a single now courtesy of Merge Records. For more information visit holliecook.com.