Thursday, August 07, 2014

New Team-up of Mavis & Chuck


Here's my favorite Marvel Team-Up of the year: Mavis Staples and Chuck D! "Give We the Pride is from Chuck's new album The Black in Man.

And besides the great music and message, it's got some footage of Chess Studios in Chicago, sacred ground where I made a rock 'n' roll pilgrimage a few years ago.

Enjoy the video!





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