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Friday, July 16, 2021: Mavis Staples, Tom Morello and more

Today on Q: music panel with A. Harmony and Lisa Christiansen, gospel singer Mavis Staples, musician Tom Morello.

Today on Q: A. Harmony and Lisa Christiansen, Mavis Staples, Tom Morello

B.B. King in the documentary Summer of Soul, gospel singer Mavis Staples, musician Tom Morello. (Searchlight Pictures, Getty Images, © Danny Clinch/Courtesy Genesis Publications)

Today on Q, with host Tom Power:

  • On this week's Q This music panel, A. Harmony and Lisa Christiansen discuss two new documentaries, Summer of Soul and Woodstock 99, and the importance of the music festivals that inspired them.

  • Gospel singer Mavis Staples explains why she feels she still has a lot of work to do when it comes to speaking out against bigotry in America.

  • Musician Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave talks about guitars, his photo memoir and the state of political music today.

WATCH | Official trailer for Summer of Soul:

WATCH | Official trailer for Woodstock 99:

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