“Mavis,” The Film At Maysles Cinema In Harlem

mavis in harlemThe first feature-length documentary on gospel/soul music legend and civil rights icon Mavis Staples and her family group, the Staple Singers. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Veteran soul singer, Dr. Mable John’s groundbreaking anti-domestic violence song highlighted in new exhibition

Beau McCall World Spinnin' on a 45 2015 Inspired by WeThePeople recorded by The Staple SingersBy Souleo

Dr. Mable John was only doing a friend a favor when she agreed to record the anti-domestic violence song, “Don’t Hit Me No More.” Continue Reading →