Reviews by Genre ‘Gospel’

Mavis Staples, You Are Not Alone

Posted on September 15, 2010

Mavis Staples, You Are Not Alone

One reason I’ve always been a fan of southern soul music is because of the rich gospel tradition for which it is based. I’m not a religious man, but the elements of gospel, the emotional conviction, the voices, the blues that creeps into a guitar lick, resonate with my person.

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