Tag: Mavis Staples

The Best Albums of 2017

Twenty-five full-lengths that kept us going, one way or the other. 

Mavis Staples, “If All I Was Was Black”

Mavis Staples isn’t one to brandish a song like a weapon—not when she’s so good at disarmament—and here she aims to melt swords into plowshares through the cosmic force of neighborly love, wild empathy, and intentional optimism.

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Eaux Claires (8/12–13/2016)

Justin Vernon takes us deep into the Wisco woods.

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Coachella Weekend One (4/15–17/2016)

Let’s play two.

WATCH: Ease into Your Monday with Coachella Weekend One Video Highlights

Run the Jewels, Sufjan Stevens, Mavis Staples, and more lit up the desert this weekend.

Bob Dylan Announces His Thirty-Seventh Album “Fallen Angels”

The news comes alongside details of a tour with Mavis Staples.

Mavis Staples, “Livin’ on a High Note”

Have we ever needed Mavis Staples more than we do right now?

Bonnaroo Announces Lineup for Fifteenth Annual Festival

June 9–12 on the farm.

Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks

Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of January 4–8, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved.

LISTEN: Mavis Staples Kicks Off New LP On a “High Note”

“Livin’ On a High Note” is out February 19 on Anti-.

Welcome to the Jungle: Coachella 2016 Lineup Announced

Once again, no Bowie.

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