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The Seven Ups

Stream new album from Australian Afrobeat band the Seven Ups

We have to admit, it seems like every time we turn around, there’s a new Afrobeat band on the scene….

February 16th, 2015 | Francis Devin Rimer | New Releases
Wax Poetics Issue 60 - Blondie

Wax Poetics Issue 60 (Blondie b/w SZA)

November 18th, 2014 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine
El Michels Affair 'Sounding Out the City'

Sounding Out the City by El Michels Affair gets a deluxe reissue a decade later

Leon Michels and Tommy Brenneck reminisce on the original sessions.

November 6th, 2014 | Eric Luecking | Articles
The Budos Band

A sneak peak into the studio with the Budos Band

Last month, we shared the lead track, “The Sticks,” from the Budos Band’s upcoming album, Burnt Offering, due October 21. This…

August 11th, 2014 | Eric Luecking | News
The Budos Band "The Burnt Offering"

The Budos Band drop new single “The Sticks” before their October 21 album Burnt Offering

  The Budos Band (Daptone Records) have always created sinister grooves, so it’s no surprise that they have chosen to explore prog rock…

July 15th, 2014 | Wax Poetics | New Releases
Gabriel Roth at the piano. Photo by Jacob Blickenstaff

Behind the “scene” with Daptone Records founder Gabe Roth

Behind two of the most important R&B singers to emerge in the last ten years, there’s a pair of shades…

June 5th, 2014 | Brad Farberman | Articles
The Budos Band

Budos Band: Top Ten Albums of 2010

Read about the Budos Band in Wax Poetics issue 44 What happened for you in 2010? We have learned what…

December 29th, 2010 | Marisa Aveling | Top (20)10
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Issue 44

  re:Discovery Bill Withers, Egle Martin, United States Navy Port Authority Soul Band, James Spaulding, Bennie Maupin The Budos Band Staten Island…

December 7th, 2010 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine

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March 24th, 2010 | Wax Poetics | Case Study
Menahan Street Band

Lee Fields and the Expressions / Menahan Street Band featuring Charles Bradley

Like obvious forebears Booker T. and the MG’s, Brooklyn’s Menahan Street Band – a soul music group led by Dap-Kings guitarist Thomas Brenneck and featuring members of The Dap-Kings, Antibalas, El Michels Affair and The Budos Band – sounds great both behind an R&B vocalist and in the absence of one.

March 10th, 2010 | Wax Poetics | New Releases