Saturday, August 3, 2019
Sweetland Amphitheatre
110 Smith St, LaGrange, Georgia 30240

Mavis Staples

If All I Was Was Black represents Mavis’ third collaboration with songwriter and producer (and Wilco frontman) Jeff Tweedy. Their first partnership in 2010, You Are Not Alone, won a Grammy Award for Best Americana album. Their second effort together, One True Vine, was a Grammy nominee. But If All I Was Was Black marks the first time Tweedy has composed an entire album of original songs for Mavis’ legendary voice and a nation she’s uniquely poised to address.

Anderson East
Anderson East recently released his new album, Encore. Produced by Grammy winner, Dave Cobb, the album debuted #1 on Billboard’s Emerging Artists chart. Encore hit the charts as #5 on the Top Rock Albums, #10 Top Current Albums Chart, and has become a #1 on the iTunes Singer/ Songwriter Chart. Anderson East has also been nominated for Emerging Artist of the Year at the 2018 American Awards.

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