Lee Fields touring w/ Charles Bradley & the Menahan Street Band (dates), Mark Ronson playing w/ Budos Band
Lee Fields @ Southpaw on December 18th (Alex Darsey)
Lee Fields & The Expressions and Charles Bradley and The Menahan Street Band will be touring Europe this February. After they get back, the two soul bands will play a Music Hall of Williamsburg show on Friday, February 19th. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, January 13th at noon.
Lee headlined a show at Brooklyn's Southpaw on December 18th. A video of him and the band performing "Honey Dove" from that gig is below. He also appeared at Knitting Factory during CMJ with other Daptone artists including the Budos Band, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings (who have a new album on the way and who played Brooklyn Bowl since then), The Menehan Street Band and Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens (who played last night, Jan 11th at Joe's Pub, and who you can always catch at Fat Cat).
The Budos Band are playing at Maxwell's on January 15th (tickets) and Southpaw on January 16th, for a show that also includes the Nouvellas and DJs Chances With Wolves (featuring Mark Ronson) (tickets).
Mark Ronson will also be taking part in Yoko Ono's upcoming gig at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
All tour dates, a video from Lee's December Southpaw gig, a rehearsal clip of Naomi & the Gospel Queens and more are below...
Lee Fields "Honey Dove" @ Southpaw on December 18th
Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens, rehearal, Higher Ground
Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens on BCAT Caught In The Act
Charles Bradley & Menahan Street Band The World (Is Going up in Flames) Deep Soul Funk 45
Charles Bradley She's Got (Twilight Eyes) inst. Funk 45
Lee Fields & The Expressions - 2010 Tour Dates
Jan 17 Lincoln Hall Chicago, Illinois
Feb 04 New Morning Paris #
Feb 05 The Bloomsbury Ballroom London #
Feb 07 Stadtgardten Köln #
Feb 08 Mousonturm Frankfurt #
Feb 09 La Poudrière Belfort #
Feb 10 Le Plan Ris Orangis #
Feb 11 Doornoosje EL Nijmegen #
Feb 12 Paradiso Amsterdam #
Feb 13 Kulturama Festival Leuven #
Feb 14 EMB Sannois #
Feb 19 Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY #
# w/ Charles Bradley and The Menahan Street Band