Mavis Staples

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2011

    The $1.35 Million Joint

    ‚ÄčThe most expensive joint in the world was never even smoked, reported on Saturday.Most likely, it was confiscated by police and left to rot in an evidence room. This was in the late 1970s, and the joint's true worth was not then apparent. The person in whose possession it was found, the t ... More >>

  • Music

    April 3, 2008

    The Joy of Wong

    Breaking down the genius behind My Blueberry Nights' soundtrack.

  • Music

    February 7, 2008
  • Music

    January 3, 2008

    The Year in Music

    Our 2007 listening party with Vanilla Ice, Davy Jones, and Al Franken

  • Music

    September 6, 2007
  • Music

    August 9, 2007

    Mavis Staples

    We'll Never Turn Back (Anti-)

  • Music

    February 1, 2007

    Chicago (versus Indy): The Musical!

    Why da Bears will spank the Colts come Sunday

  • Music

    December 1, 2005

    Various Artists

    I Believe to My Soul (Rhino)

  • Film

    November 18, 2004

    Next Best Thing

    If you weren't at this landmark blues concert, Lightning in a Bottle will do

  • Music

    October 21, 1999

    Short Cuts

    East River Pipe, The Dixie Hummingbirds, Wilson Pickett