We are thrilled to announced that on November 19th, an extraordinary collection of artists will come together for "I'LL TAKE YOU THERE – CELEBRATING 75 YEARS OF MAVIS STAPLES", a special concert event honoring Mavis. The concert will take place at the Auditorium Theatre in Mavis' hometown of Chicago, IL, and will feature collaborations by esteemed artists paying tribute to Mavis Staples' music.
The initial lineup includes music artists: Gregg Allman, Ryan Bingham, Eric Church, Patty Griffin, Glen Hansard, Taj Mahal, Michael McDonald, Buddy Miller, Aaron Neville, Widespread Panic, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, and Marty Stuart. Mavis will take the stage to perform with a number of special guests throughout the night. Additional performers and surprise guests will be announced in the coming weeks.
Tickets go on sale Monday, September 29 at 10am CST via ticketmaster.com. Tickets will also be available at the Auditorium Theatre box office or by phone at 800-745-3000.