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Mavis Staples on her decades-long friendship with Aretha Franklin and their shared gospel roots

459 days ago
L.A. Times - EntertainmentSoul-gospel singer Mavis Staples, a peer and longtime family friend of Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, spoke to pop music writer Randy Lewis from her home in Chicago on Friday — a day after Franklin’s death at age 76. Staples, 79, touched on thei... more info

Mavis Staples on her decades-long friendship with Aretha Franklin and their shared gospel roots

459 days ago
L.A. Times - Pop & HissSoul-gospel singer Mavis Staples, a peer and longtime family friend of Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, spoke to pop music writer Randy Lewis from her home in Chicago on Friday — a day after Franklin’s death at age 76. Staples, 79, touched on thei... more info

What's going on Saturday?

466 days ago
Brooklyn VeganThe Breeders/Speedy Ortiz, Porches/Sunflower Bean, Warm-Up, Fool's Gold Day Off, Mavis Staples, TOKiMONSTA, Drugdealer and more Saturday show options. Continue reading… more info

Newport Folk Festival Saturday pics (Mumford & Sons, Jenny Lewis, more)

478 days ago
Brooklyn VeganMumford & Sons were Saturday's surprise headliner, and they played a guest and cover-filled set that included covering Radiohead with Phoebe Bridgers and bringing out Mavis Staples for "The Weight." Continue reading… more info

Mini-Documentary: The Story Of Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite

488 days ago
JamBase Watch a short documentary about Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite narrated by Mavis Staples. The post Mini-Documentary: The Story Of Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite appeared first on JamBase. more info

Love Supreme festival review – UK jazz turns up the temperature

505 days ago
Guardian MusicGlynde Place, East SussexFrom Nubya Garcia to Alfa Mist and Ezra Collective, UK acts frequently stole the show, but Mavis Staples bossed Sunday A Love Supreme was John Coltrane’s fearless 1965 album that spirited jazz into uncharted territory. Six ... more info

Margo Price, Mavis Staples, Lucy Dacus & more added to free Lincoln Center Out of Doors fest

526 days ago
Brooklyn VeganThe 2018 edition of the free summer concert series Lincoln Center Out of Doors festival runs July 24 - August 12. Continue reading… more info

Mavis Staples, Fantastic Negrito, Kenny Neal — Chicago Blues Fest photo gallery

526 days ago
Chicago Sun-Times, ILThe festival at the Pritzker Pavilion — the largest free blues festival in the country — came to a close Sunday night. more info

Bonnaroo 2018: Bon Iver, Mavis Staples and more Day 3 highlights

527 days ago
USA Today MusicThe music kept coming on Saturday at Bonnaroo — the third day of the four-day Manchester, Tenn. music festival.             more info

The Mix – Some cool things to do June 8-14, 2018

530 days ago
Chicago Sun-Times, ILChoose Blues Millennium Park is the place to be June 8-10 for the 35th annual Chicago Blues Festival. The lineup includes Grammy Award winner and Kennedy Center honoree Mavis Staples, Fantastic Negrito, the Corey Dennison Band, a special all-star tri... more info

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