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The music video was released on the 10th annual Wrongful Conviction Day.
“It has been an absolute honor and pleasure to work with my fantastic publisher Candlewick on this book, and a revelation to see what gifted artist Monica Mikai has done with this story.” – Rhiannon Giddens
To coincide with the release of their new album, the chorus have released their Geneva Peshka directed video for title track “This Joy.”
McCalla’s Haitian influences richly intersect with American folk music, just as Hughes unified Black speech with stunning poetry
Giddens took the Come Hear North Carolina team across the state to Wilmington – to share the too-often-forgotten history of the Wilmington insurrection of 1898.
Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi brought their extensive tour for the new album there is no Other to City Winery Chicago…
The awardees are described by the Foundation as, “individuals who show exceptional creativity in their work and the prospect for still more in the future.”
“Being a black American is part of the American identity. And nothing says that better than music.”
The Chicago Blues Festival is one of the last great free festivals dedicated to keeping the blues alive right at home. Thanks, Chicago!