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Monday, November 10 2014

Mavis Staples: New York - 4 November 2014

Age has slowed her a bit, but at 75, the gospel great delivers


Thursday, June 13 2013

2013 Nelsonville Music Festival

On the opening night of the 2013 Nelsonville Music Festival, several attendees reported seeing a meteor or fireball in the sky.


Monday, May 20 2013

Nelsonville Music Festival - Updated Lineup and Day Schedule

More than 60 acts are now confirmed for the festival, which runs from May 30 through June 2 in Nelsonville, Ohio.


Tuesday, June 21 2011

Desitively Bonnaroo: Reporting from the Land of Dust and Music (Part 2)

You are at Bonnaroo. You do not sleep. You are not a wimp.


Wednesday, November 19 2008

Live recordings flourish in spite of technology


Monday, November 3 2008

Mavis Staples: Mavis Staples Live: Hope at the Hideout

When a legend comes home, it has to be great, even if (or especially if), there's little of the superstar aura.


Tuesday, June 24 2008

Mavis Staples - 23 June 2008: Chicago, The Hideout

Pictures by Sarah Zupko / Words by Karen Zarker.


Monday, November 19 2007

The Staple Singers: The 25th Day of December

A decade before "I'll Take You There", the Chicago soul family released this spiritual gem.


Sunday, May 13 2007

Mavis Staples: Well Never Turn Back

An icon frees her voice by revisiting the past she could never escape.


Tuesday, April 24 2007

Sounding the Call for Equality: An Interview with Mavis Staples

Staples: "What has really changed? I'm 67 years old, and I was here the first time around and it's still not fixed. We can't let Dr. King shed his blood and die for us trying to get justice and live in a world like this."


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