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Faster Louder
Bluesfest has just revealed two smooth additions for 2017Brown Band Patti Smith and Her Band perform Horses The Lumineers Buddy Guy (o
Bluesfest has just revealed two smooth additions for 2017
Faster Louder / Posted 3 hours ago
Brown Band Patti Smith and Her Band perform Horses The Lumineers Buddy Guy (only Aus show) Bonnie Raitt Mavis Staples (only Aus show) Billy Bragg Jethro Tull Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue Gregory Porter Snarky Puppy St.... Read more
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Al.com
Buckwheat Zydeco leader Stanley Dural Jr. dead at 68— with or without the full band — performed and recorded with Eric Clapton, Kei
Buckwheat Zydeco leader Stanley Dural Jr. dead at 68
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
— with or without the full band — performed and recorded with Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, Mavis Staples, U2 and many others. They appeared in movies, like "Big Easy" in 1987, and on TV shows. Mr. Dural won an Emmy... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Buckwheat Zydeco leader Stanley Dural Jr. dead at 68— with or without the full band — performed and recorded with Eric Clapton, Kei
Buckwheat Zydeco leader Stanley Dural Jr. dead at 68
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
— with or without the full band — performed and recorded with Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, Mavis Staples, U2 and many others. They appeared in movies, like "Big Easy" in 1987, and on TV shows. Mr. Dural won an Emmy... Read more
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Northern Star
Mary J Blige joins Bluesfest 2017 line upannounced for the festival are Zac Brown Band, Patti Smith performing Horses, T
Mary J Blige joins Bluesfest 2017 line up
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
announced for the festival are Zac Brown Band, Patti Smith performing Horses, The Lumineers, Buddy Guy, Bonnie Raitt, Mavis Staples, Billy Bragg, Jethro Tull plus Trombone Shorty And Orleans Avenue, among others. The 28th Bluesfest will be... Read more
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Faster Louder
The massive second Bluesfest 2017 lineup announcement has just landedBrown Band Patti Smith and Her Band Perform Horses The Lumineers Buddy Guy (
The massive second Bluesfest 2017 lineup announcement has just landed
Faster Louder / Posted 7 days ago
Brown Band Patti Smith and Her Band Perform Horses The Lumineers Buddy Guy (only Aus show) Bonnie Raitt Mavis Staples (only Aus show) Billy Bragg Jethro Tull Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue Gregory Porter Snarky Puppy St.... Read more
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News.com.au
Byron Bluesfest signs Mary J. Bligesay you saw him when.” The 2017 festival will also feature exclusive Australia
Byron Bluesfest signs Mary J. Blige
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
say you saw him when.” The 2017 festival will also feature exclusive Australian shows by Beth Hart, Buddy Guy and Mavis Staples alongside Zac Brown Band, The Lumineers, Billy Bragg, Trombone Shorty, Ricki Lee Jones and St Paul & The Broken... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Lineup Announced for 2017 Sunshine Music Festivalconcerts. The festival is heavy on jam bands and the 2017 version is no excepti
Lineup Announced for 2017 Sunshine Music Festival
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
concerts. The festival is heavy on jam bands and the 2017 version is no exception! Joe Russo's Almost Dead, Bruce Hornsby, Mavis Staples, Dave Mason, Railroad Earth, North Mississippi Allstars and Greyhounds will also perform. General admission... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Jerry Harrison Takes Us to the Riverwho collaborated on the film and its soundtrack is a testament to the importanc
Jerry Harrison Takes Us to the River
NBC San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
who collaborated on the film and its soundtrack is a testament to the importance and weight of the film’s story: Bell, Mavis Staples, Otis Clay, Charlie Musselwhite, the North Mississippi All-Stars, Terrence Howard, Bobby Rush, Frayser Boy, Yo... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
MUSIC: New England Festy a little bit of bluegrass, a little bit of folk, a little bit of blues – and a whole lot of funthere.” Macdonald, who after the Life Is Good festival ended after 2013 went i
MUSIC: New England Festy a little bit of bluegrass, a little bit of folk, a little bit of blues – and a whole lot of fun
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
there.” Macdonald, who after the Life Is Good festival ended after 2013 went into artist management work for the likes of Mavis Staples and Trombone Shorty, decided it was “time to make my entrepreneurial leap and bring music back there,” which... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
MUSIC: New England Festy a little bit of bluegrass, a little bit of folk, a little bit of blues – and a whole lot of funthere.” Macdonald, who after the Life Is Good festival ended after 2013 went i
MUSIC: New England Festy a little bit of bluegrass, a little bit of folk, a little bit of blues – and a whole lot of fun
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
there.” Macdonald, who after the Life Is Good festival ended after 2013 went into artist management work for the likes of Mavis Staples and Trombone Shorty, decided it was “time to make my entrepreneurial leap and bring music back there,” which... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Gospel arises anew in Chicago hip-hopby singing the songs of Dorsey and other composers in churches across the South
Gospel arises anew in Chicago hip-hop
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
by singing the songs of Dorsey and other composers in churches across the South and West sides: Sam Cooke, Lou Rawls, Mavis Staples and the Staple Singers, Jerry Butler, Curtis Mayfield and countless others. As these artists transitioned into... Read more
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Salon.com
“Sixteen Candles” is begging for the “Ferris Bueller” treatment: 13 ’80s movies crying out for reissued — or long overdue — soundtracksChristmas Vacation” (1989) This beloved holiday film was accompanied by a low-
“Sixteen Candles” is begging for the “Ferris Bueller” treatment: 13 ’80s movies crying out for reissued — or long overdue — soundtracks
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
Christmas Vacation” (1989) This beloved holiday film was accompanied by a low-key musical release: a promo 7-inch of Mavis Staples’ “Christmas Vacation,” released via her then-label, Paisley Park Records. That was it, however. In fact,... Read more
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Billboard
Michael Sweet & Grace Notch No. 1 Debuts on Christian & Gospel ChartsThe Gospel Companion Soundtrack, Volume 1, born from the Oprah Winfrey Network'
Michael Sweet & Grace Notch No. 1 Debuts on Christian & Gospel Charts
Billboard / Posted 19 days ago
The Gospel Companion Soundtrack, Volume 1, born from the Oprah Winfrey Network's drama Greenleaf, begins at No. 6 on Top Gospel Albums (1,000). Artists featured on the 14-song set include Mavis Staples, Deborah Joy Winans and Sh... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Weekend getaway: Bisbee Blues FestivalChallenge Finalist, will provide a balance to that male-dominated blues sound,
Weekend getaway: Bisbee Blues Festival
The Arizona Republic / Posted 21 days ago
Challenge Finalist, will provide a balance to that male-dominated blues sound, Bruce said. “She has opened for folks like Mavis Staples and has a voice that will echo in the hills of Bisbee,” he added. Cedric Burnside is also well-known for his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fest releases full 2016 lineupMake it Funky Djs, U9lift, Chuck Jones, DJ Corinne Jessica Hernandez & The Del
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fest releases full 2016 lineup
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
Make it Funky Djs, U9lift, Chuck Jones, DJ Corinne Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Tim Flannery & The Lunatic Fringe Mavis Staples Marco & The Polos Pimps of Joytime Rabbit Wilde Allah-Las Mary Chapin Carpenter Dave Alvin's Tribute to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fest releases full 2016 lineupMake it Funky Djs, U9lift, Chuck Jones, DJ Corinne Jessica Hernandez & The Del
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fest releases full 2016 lineup
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Make it Funky Djs, U9lift, Chuck Jones, DJ Corinne Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Tim Flannery & The Lunatic Fringe Mavis Staples Marco & The Polos Pimps of Joytime Rabbit Wilde Allah-Las Mary Chapin Carpenter Dave Alvin's Tribute to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass lineup announced: Mavis Staples, Jackson Browne among highlightsStoneking Caroline de Lone Chris Isaak Chuck Prophet & Stephanie Finch Cirk
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass lineup announced: Mavis Staples, Jackson Browne among highlights
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
Stoneking Caroline de Lone Chris Isaak Chuck Prophet & Stephanie Finch Cirkus Quirkus Rock and Hall of Famer Mavis Staples, seen performing at the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival in 2014, will return to the event this year,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria Blues Fest sheds old name in favor of a new trajectoryevidenced both in the International Blues Challenge and the expanded budget to
Peoria Blues Fest sheds old name in favor of a new trajectory
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 28 days ago
evidenced both in the International Blues Challenge and the expanded budget to land Chicago blues legend Buddy Guy, Mavis Staples and Coco Montoya. But rounding out that lineup is rock band O.A.R., funk maestros Here Come the Mummies and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Catching up with The Head and the Heart, and a critique of the new albumfast-paced first episode of Cameron Crowe’s Showtime series, “Roadies.” Thiele
Catching up with The Head and the Heart, and a critique of the new album
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
fast-paced first episode of Cameron Crowe’s Showtime series, “Roadies.” Thielen has an inspiring songwriting credit with Mavis Staples (“If It’s a Light”), and the band’s fetchingly catchy single, “All We Ever Knew,” has notched No. 1 on the... Read more

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