Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings will make their first appearance at Brooklyn, NY’s Brooklyn Bowl on December 30. The Ivan Milev Band will support. Though this is the group’s first appearance at the venue, members of the ensemble have played the Bowl in several incarnations.
Jones’ appearance kicks off a busy New Year’s weekend the venue, which is owned by Relix/Jambands.com publisher Pete Shapiro. Q-Tip, Dam-Funk, Pimps of Joytime and DJ Concerned will all perform at the venue on New Year’s Eve, while The Funktion Allstars will play the room on January 1. Steel Train will perform at Brooklyn Bowl on January 2 and Talib Kweli and Friends featuring Graph Nobel and John Forte will appear at the venue on January 3.