Mavis Staples

The 10 Albums You Need to Hear in February

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February is often the dreariest of months for those of us in temperate climes, and it’s not often a huge month for music releases. But the usual doesn’t apply to self-proclaimed deities, so this month is shaping up to be one of the more exciting Februaries in recent years. 
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The Best Things We Read on the Internet This Week: Vintage Ralph Lauren, Flannery O’Connor Talking Smack

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Listicles, tweets, your ex’s Facebook status, picture of dogs wearing costumes — the internet offers no shortage of entertaining stuff to look at. But there’s plenty of substantial writing out there, too, the pieces you spend a few minutes reading and a long time thinking about after you’ve closed the tab. In this weekly feature, Flavorwire shares the best of that category. This week: LGBTQ books, Flannery O’Connor being extra awesome, Mavis Staples on The Last Waltz, and more.
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