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Lee Fields & The Expressions

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Born in North Carolina in 1951, Elmer "Lee" Fields has been a working soul and funk musician since 1969. Along the way, his powerful voice and presence have earned comparisons to James Brown and Otis Redding. His most recent record with The Expressions was released in 2012. Here we have compiled some of his interviews and performances.

Born in North Carolina in 1951, Elmer "Lee" Fields has been a working soul and funk musician since 1969. Along the way, his powerful voice and presence have earned comparisons to James Brown and Otis Redding. His most recent record with The Expressions was released in 2012. Here we have compiled some of his interviews and performances.
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Born in North Carolina in 1951, Elmer "Lee" Fields has been a working soul and funk musician since 1969. Along the way, his powerful voice and presence have earned comparisons to James Brown and Otis Redding. His most recent record with The Expressions was released in 2012. Here we have compiled some of his interviews and performances.

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95bFM: Morning Glory with Esther MacIntyre - Interview with Lee Fields

12/17/2017
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Stinky Jim interviews Lee Fields ahead of his Jan 11th show at the Powerstation with The Expressions. (95bFM's Morning Glory with Esther MacIntyre, 12/19/2013)

Radio New Zealand: Nine to Noon - Marty Duda's artist of the week: Lee Fiel

12/17/2017
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Lee Fields is a soul survivor. Although he's been recording since 1969, it has only been in the past few years that he has begun to gain any recognition. But over the past 40-plus years he has recorded a string of classic soul and funk records. Unlike many of his contemporaries he never got that one breakthrough hit, so he spent his years on the Chitlin Circuit, touring the US and biding his time. It seem that time has finally come. (Radio New Zealand's Nine to Noon: 12/18/2013)

WNYC: Soundcheck - Gig Alert: Lee Fields & The Expressions

12/17/2017
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Lee Fields The Expressions "Faithful Man." Lee Fields put out his first single in 1969 and led a fruitful recording career throughout the '70s. Deeply influenced by fellow Southerner James Brown, Fields’ singing style and appearance him earned the nickname “Little J.B.” back then. (WNYC's Soundcheck, 7/23/2012)

WFUV: Take Five - Lee Fields and The Expressions

12/17/2017
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If you think you know all about funk and soul, you'd better know Lee Fields. Long compared with James Brown and Otis Redding, Fields has held fast to his love of the groove, and in recent years has been championed by the new wave of soul fans and aficionados, from the extended Daptone family and beyond. Lee Fields has a new album out called 'Faithful Man,' and ahead of a gig opening for Wilco at Celebrate Brooklyn, he brought his band The Expressions to FUV for a Studio A session. (WFUV's...