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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


Sunday, December 16 2007

The Staple Singers: Swing Low Sweet Chariot

Combining the inspirational lyrics of traditional gospel with the rhythms of the Delta blues, Swing Low Sweet Chariot features the Staple Singers at their sanctified best.


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.


Thursday, August 9 2007

The Staple Singers: The Very Best of the Staple Singers

Any Staple Singers collection is a celebration, even more so if it covers the Stax years.


Thursday, May 1 2003

Soulsville (2003)

Director Bob Sarles has an aficionado's affection for these musicians, and he lets them speak and sing and play for themselves.


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