Mavis Staples recalls The Last Waltz

Photo of Mavis Staples

Mavis Staples was featured in a post by Elon Green on the New Yorker Magazine website. She recalls taking part, with her father and sisters, in the Martin Scorsese film titled The Last Waltz when they performed with The Band, singing The Band's classic song titled The Weight. It's a sweet piece you can read here.

Just below is the film of the song that was the the subject of the article. Enjoy!



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