July 28, 2015


Music

Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings

Saun & Starr (The Dapettes) open for Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings at the Burton Cummings Theatre Tuesday.
Saun & Starr (The Dapettes) open for Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings at the Burton Cummings Theatre Tuesday.
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre Tuesday night.
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings rock the Burton Cummings Theatre as part of the Winnipeg International Jazz Festival.
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings are touring to perform their latest album, Give The People What They Want — the release of which was put on hold after Jones was diagnosed with cancer.
Through ongoing cancer treatment, Sharon Jones is now back on stage in front of live audiences.
The Dap-Kings lend their soulful sounds to Sharon Jones' performance.
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre.
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre.
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre. Jones, 57, broke into the music business with her band 12 years ago after decades as a backup singer. Before that, she was a corrections officer.
Saun & Starr (The Dapettes) open for Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings at the Burton Cummings Theatre Tuesday. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
Saun & Starr (The Dapettes) open for Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings at the Burton Cummings Theatre Tuesday. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre Tuesday night. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings rock the Burton Cummings Theatre as part of the Winnipeg International Jazz Festival. - Winnipeg Free Press
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings are touring to perform their latest album, Give The People What They Want — the release of which was put on hold after Jones was diagnosed with cancer. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
Through ongoing cancer treatment, Sharon Jones is now back on stage in front of live audiences. "I've gotten stronger. And I'll keep getting stronger," she told the Free Press in an interview prior to her local tour date. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
The Dap-Kings lend their soulful sounds to Sharon Jones' performance. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre. Jones, 57, broke into the music business with her band 12 years ago after decades as a backup singer. Before that, she was a corrections officer. - John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press

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