instumental soul music http://wemu.org en Menahan Street Band Tops Sweet Sixteen At The End Of 2012 http://wemu.org/post/menahan-street-band-tops-sweet-sixteen-end-2012 <p>"The Crossing", the newest offering for The Menahan Street Band, is a two year journey in music.&nbsp; The outfit of multi-instrumentalists is the house band for Dunhan Records, a subsidiary of Daptone Records - the label that launched the careers of Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings as well as The Budos Band.&nbsp;&nbsp; The Menahan Street Band's star rose when their 2008 recording, "Make The Road By Walking" was sampled by hip-hop leaders Jay-Z, 50 Cent, Kid Cudi and more.&nbsp; In 2011 they backed funky soul sensation Charles Bradley on his highly acclaimed "No Time For Dreaming".&nbsp; 201 Thu, 03 Jan 2013 21:59:43 +0000 Linda Yohn 23859 at http://wemu.org Menahan Street Band Tops Sweet Sixteen At The End Of 2012