Artists

Interview

G&G Interview: Mavis Staples

After more than six decades in the spotlight, Mavis Staples is still one of music’s most soul-stirring voices


Music

G&G Playlist: Southerners Under Cover

Twenty tracks that celebrate the of the art of the cover song

Music

Your Guide to Summer Music Fests

Nine Southern festivals well worth adding to the calendar

Artists

Catching Up with Pokey LaFarge

The roots musician heads South in support of his most soulful album yet

Music

Jason Isbell: Music City Maverick

Jason Isbell isn’t your typical country star or your typical anything else, for that matter. But on his own terms, he has quietly been leading a Nashville revolution

Music

An Oral History of the Bluebird Cafe

The Nashville venue that launched songwriters such as Garth Brooks and Pam Tillis turns thirty-five

Arts & Culture

A Blues Streak: Mississippi Blues Festivals

There’s nothing hotter—not even the temperatures—than the scorching tunes at these Mississippi music fests