Mavis Staples

Wednesday, August 15th at 8PM
Multiple Grammy winner Mavis Staples was named one of Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Singers of All Time and by VH1 as among the 100 Greatest Women of Rock and Roll.  
"Mavis Staples is the most underrated diva of the century. She has an almost superhuman ability to implant the pure power of passion and emotion."  - Rolling Stone
Come and experience the wall-to-wall joy of Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famer --- and civil activist --- Mavis Staples. A legend in her time, after touring with Bob Dylan last fall, is coming back to the tent on Wednesday, August 15th and you'll witness some of the best R&B, soul, and gospel music ever sung. Mavis is likewise known for her unique interpretations of songs by her father, Pops Staples, Randy Newman, Allen Toussaint, John Fogerty, Rev. Gary Davis and Little Milton.
This performance is proudly sponsored by Lizabeth Cohen & Herrick Chapman.

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