Mavis Staples Sings A Soulful New Number

The Legendary Mavis Staples Teams w/ Bon Iver's Justin Vernon On A Slow-Burning Ballad

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February 15, 2016 11:59 AM

The Legendary Mavis Staples Teams w/ Bon Iver's Justin Vernon For A Soulful New Ballad

On February 19th, Mavis Stapleswill release her 13th solo studio album, Livin’ On A High Note. The album tasks today’s foremost songwriting talents with sculpting a number for the gospel and soul legend. Today, Staples reveals her latest single from the project with the release of the beautiful new ballad, “Dedicated,” which was written by Bon Iver‘s Justin Vernon and Portlandian musician, M. Ward. And as you’ll soon hear for yourselves, the collaboration proves to be a proper one, melding Muscle Shoals twang with Staples’ eternally cool croon. You can put an ear to the latest from Mavis Staples below along with a lengthy list of tour dates and hold tight for the next installment.

Tour Dates:
Mar 04 @ Kessler Theater – Dallas, TX
Mar 05 @ Kessler Theater – Dallas, TX
Mar 06 @ Paramount Theater – Austin, TX
Mar 08 @ Tobin Center for the Performing Arts – San Antonio, TX
Mar 10 @ Holland Performing Arts Center – Omaha, NE
Mar 12 @ Walton Arts Center – Fayetteville, AR
Mar 13 @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts – Kansas City, MO
Mar 19 @ Thalia Hall – Chicago, IL
Apr 01 @ Virginia Theatre – Champaign, IL
Apr 07 @ The Hamilton – Washington, DC
Apr 08 @ Berks Jazz Fest – Reading, PA
Apr 15 @ Coachella – Indio, CA
Apr 22 @ Coachella – Indio, CA
Apr 23 @ Cache Creek Casino – Brooks, CA
May 01 @ New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fest – New Orleans, LA
May 04 @ Au-Rene Theater at the Broward Center – Ft Lauderdale, FL
May 06 @ Kravis Center West Palm Beach, FL Tickets & More
May 08 @ Lyric Theatre – Birmingham, AL
Jun 09 @ Bonnaroo – Manchester, TN
Jun 23 @ Kate Wolf Memorial Music Festival – Laytonville, CA
Jun 25 @ Kate Wolf Music Festival – Laytonville, CA
Aug 12 @ Eaux Claires Festival (August 12-13) – Eau Claire, WI
Aug 27 @ Amourasaurus – Florence, MA

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