Tag: R&B

2017-18 Season Music
Rhiannon Giddens to perform at Purdue University on Sept.15
Monday, September 11, 2017
Musician Rhiannon Giddens will bring her Freedom Highway Tour to Loeb Playhouse on September 15 at 8PM. This performance... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Music Podcast
Podcast: Mavis Staples Pre-Show Discussion
Friday, November 4, 2016
James Dekle, Purdue Black Cultural Center Artist-in-Residence, discussed Mavis Staples and her influence on gospel music... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Music
Mavis Staples has crossed musical genres for 60 years
Friday, October 28, 2016
Mavis Staples is living, breathing history. She is an alchemist of American music, and has continuously crossed genre lines... [Read More]
Mavis Staples is Livin’ on a High Note
Monday, October 10, 2016
From the beginning, there was her voice—uncannily mature and effortlessly sliding between gospel, blues, soul, and R&B.... [Read More]