The tour includes a two-night stand at Harlem’s historic Apollo Theater and hits other iconic venues like Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium and LA’s Hollywood Palladium.
Mavis Staples played the Apollo w/ David Byrne, Jason Isbell, Norah Jones & more (pics, videos, setlist)
Maggie Rogers, Valerie June, Hiss Golden Messenger, Nicole Atkins, Lake Street Dive, Jon Batiste, Warren Haynes & more were also on hand to celebrate Mavis’ 80th birthday.
Harlem’s historic Apollo Theater is celebrating its 85th anniversary this year, and their current calendar includes many good reasons to get there and help them celebrate.
Phil Lesh’s tour schedule now includes three NYC-area shows, including a voter participation benefit at Harlem’s historic Apollo Theater, where Phil will be performing for the first time.
Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats recently announced a tour, which already has a few sold-out dates, and more shows have since been added…
Prophets of Rage — aka the non-Zack de la Rocha members of Rage Against the Machine, DJ Lord and Chuck D of Public Enemy, and B-Real of Cypress Hill — are gearing up for the release of their self-titled debut album. They recently made a video for “Living on the 110” and released it along with a campaign for the WhyHunger organization…
Guests included EPMD, Ice-T, Roxanne Shante, Kool Herc, Flavor Flav, Fat Joe, Slick Rick, Mase, Main Source, and still many more.