Sharon Jones & Naomi Shelton - 12/6/2011 (photo by dianna_2ns)
Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens opened for Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings at their first of four NYC shows at Music Hall of Williamsburg last night (12/6). They are the openers again at the last sold out show which is at Bowery Ballroom on 12/14.
Meanwhile you can catch Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens at the Bell House tonight:
Farmers, Shoppers, Cooks and Neighbors unite for a night of revelry December 7, 2011Tickets are still on sale.
Join Greenmarket and Harvest Home for an end-of-season party to wring out a soggy year and plant some hope for a strong harvest in 2012. Warm up to winter and dance our regional farmers into the night with music by Naomi Shelton and the Gospel Queens and Zlatne Uste Balkan Brass Band at the Bell House on Wednesday, December 7 from 7 - 10 p.m.
Groove to sensational gospel music and soul-rattling Balkan beats, bid on books in our 'Cookbook Library' silent auction, enjoy light hors d'oeuvres prepared with locally grown ingredients and $3 Brooklyn Brewery brews all night. Proceeds will benefit participating Greenmarket and Harvest Home farms that were devastated by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee in September. Come shake it with us as we bid good night Irene once and for all.
The Sugarman 3 open for Sharon Jones at Music Hall tonight (12/7). A video of Sharon from last night can be watched below...
Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings-Mama don't like my man