About Mavis 80
A Newport Folk Revival Celebrating Mavis Staples on JUL 31!
FANS is thrilled to bring you Mavis 80, A Newport Folk Revival presented by Anti Records and Ace Hotel on Friday, July 31! Mavis 80 will feature Mavis Staples, Jason Isbell, Brandi Carlile, Ben Harper, Trombone Shorty, Grace Potter, Phoebe Bridgers, Lucius, M. Ward, Joe Henry and many more.
Mavis Staples needs no introduction. The legendary gospel and soul singer was an integral part of the Staple Singers and is a successful solo artist and civil rights activist. Mavis will be celebrated by a bevy of incredible artists whom she has worked with across her career including Ben Harper who produced and wrote her latest album, We Get By.
Tickets go on sale now. Proceeds go to support the Newport Festival Foundation’s educational initiatives that celebrate innovation while preserving the deep traditions inherent in Jazz and Folk music.
We can’t wait to “see” you on July 31 for Mavis 80 streaming live on FANS!
This stream may be viewed for up to 48 hours from when the show ends provide your purchase is made before the show ends.