A loose-knit band of music artists drawn from Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings (Dave Man, Homer Steinweiss, Fernando Velez, Bosco Mann), Un Michels Affair (Leon Michels, Toby Pazner), Antibalas (Nick Movshon, Aaron Johnson) as well as the Budos Music group (Mike Deller, Daniel Fodder), the Menahan Road Music group was assembled by maker Thomas Brenneck. Documented in Brenneck’s Menahan Road. house in Bushwick, Brooklyn, the conglomerate music group blended a complete array of affects into a new method of instrumental spirit music that’s as unusual and quirky since it is usually familiar. The group’s debut recording, Make the street by Walking, premiered on Dunham Information, an imprint of Brenneck’s personal Daptone label, in 2008. After Jay Z sampled the album’s name monitor for his strike single “Roc Males (As well as the Champion Is usually…)”, the music group spent their royalty cash from the track in creating a studio room. Brenneck released the all-analog Dunham Audio Studios, as well as the music group worked there for most months around the conclusion of their 2012 sophomore recording The Crossing.