The Austin 100: Durand Jones & The Indications For fans of Charles Bradley, Lee Fields and Amy Winehouse.
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The Austin 100: Durand Jones & The Indications

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Durand Jones
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Hometown: Bloomington, Indiana

Genre: Soul

Why We're Excited: In recent years, we've lost several modern-day standard-bearers of vintage soul, including Sharon Jones and Charles Bradley. So it's a heartwarming treat to hear the torch passed to a new generation of spirited future stars like Durand Jones, a Bayou-bred belter whose recent debut rings that much truer for its $452.11 budget.

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