"Photo courtesy of Rich Gastwirt..." on their own photo.
Mavis Staples changed their profile picture.
The kind people at Newport Folk Festival have put a highlight video together featuring some nice moments from Mavis' weekend-long 75th birthday celebration. Check it out!
Check out Mavis in this new video with Chuck D--because that is how Mavis rolls, y'all! @spitdi
Folk, hip hop, soul, rock--call it what you will, it's the power of Mavis!
Thank you to all of my friends at Newport Folk Festival and of course thanks to Rolling Stone for the kind words.
Mavis would like to thank George Wein for 50 years of bringing her music to the stage of #newportfolk. #gratitude
"I'll Take You There" #newportfolk
Mavis joined by two of her best friends, @jefftweedy and @spencertweedy for "You Are Not Alone". #newportfolk
The band running through a little something with @tbtduluth in the dressing room. Sounds swampy and down-home...
How nice of #newportfolk to hang this print of the Staple Singers 1964 debut in the dressing room.
Thanks to Jack White for the great seats for Mavis and Yvonne. Mavis says..."Jack's my man!!" #newportfolk
Having a laugh with @pussnbootsmusic backstage.
Backstage rehearsal with @ilovelucius. Head over to the Harbor Stage soon! #newportfolk
Find these tix & they are yours-hidden at the park where 50 years ago today, Staple Singers performed at #newportfolk
Mavis performing "Bad Self Portraits" with the one and only @lakestreetdive at @newportfolkfest.
This is how I roll at @newportfolkfest.
Rehearsing with @lakestreetdive backstage at @newportfolkfest. Be at the Quad Stage at 4:05!
We will be updating you all weekend long from Mavis' appearance at Newport Folk Festival. Mavis is very excited for this special weekend! Follow Mavis on Instagram: www.instagram.com/mavisstaples
"Joy To The World!" on their own link.