Freight & Salvage 50th Anniversary with the Legendary Mavis Staples

Legendary musician, Rock-n-Roll Hall of Famer & civil rights activist

Freight & Salvage 50th Anniversary with the Legendary Mavis Staples

DJ Harry Duncan

Wednesday, September 12th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 8:15 pm

$175.00 - $500.00

Join us for this gala concert with a light buffet dinner, libations, and desserts! (see ticket levels below)


Proceeds from the evening will help the Freight & Salvage bring you the best in roots and traditional music all year long.

Mavis Staples
Mavis Staples
Multiple Grammy winner Mavis Staples was named one of Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Singers of All Time and by VH1 as among the 100 Greatest Women of Rock and Roll.

"Mavis Staples is the most underrated diva of the century. She has an almost superhuman ability to implant the pure power of passion and emotion." - Rolling Stone

Come and experience the wall-to-wall joy of Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famer --- and civil rights activist --- Mavis Staples. Witness some of the best R&B, soul, and gospel music ever sung. Mavis is likewise known for her unique interpretations of songs by her father, Pops Staples, Randy Newman, Allen Toussaint, John Fogerty, Rev. Gary Davis and Little Milton.
Proceeds from the evening will help the Freight bring you the best in roots and traditional music
6 PM: Doors open for Platinum and Gold ticket holders
Passed hors d’oeuvres and light buffet until 7:15 pm. Libations until show time


7:15 PM: Doors open for Silver and Bronze ticket holders. Libations until show time


8:15 PM: Mavis and her band take the stage


Join us post-show for a dessert and sparkling wine reception. Wear your most festive attire!



NOTE: ALL TICKETS WILL BE MAILED TO YOU



Platinum | $500 per person

$395 of your donation is tax deductible

Reserved seat in the lower center section

Passed hors d’oeuvres, light buet dinner and libations

Post-show dessert and sparkling wine reception

Mavis’ new CD If All I Was Was Black

Parking pass (pass and location of parking lot will be included with your tickets)

Gold | $400 per person

$310 of your donation is tax deductible

Reserved seat in the lower side sections, 1 to 4 seats from the aisles, or in the first rows of the upper center and left sections

Passed hors d’oeuvres, light buffet dinner and libations

Post-show dessert and sparkling wine reception

Mavis’ new CD If All I Was Was Black



Silver | $250 per person

$175 of your donation is tax deductible

Reserved seat in the upper sections or the lower side sections

Pre-show libations

Post-show dessert and sparkling wine reception



Bronze | $175 per person

$ 100 of your donation is tax deductible

Reserved seat in the tall chairs in front of the upper section
or in the last row of the upper right section

Pre-show libations

Post-show dessert and sparkling wine reception
DJ Harry Duncan
DJ Harry Duncan
DJ Harry Duncan also produces and hosts In The Soul Kitchen, the award-winning, weekly radio show broadcast live on KCSM, the Bay Area’s jazz station.

Respected industry-wide as an innovator, Duncan serves up his own Roots & Rhythm mix: a rich, danceable musical stew of soul, funk, blues, roots reggae, ska and jazz plus African, Latin and select World music when spinning live and while In The Soul Kitchen.

This music mix gives audiences, artists and promoters a welcome alternative to the kinds of in-house music often played at festivals and concerts.

Duncan has appeared with a wide variety of artists including Aretha Franklin, Tedeschi-Trucks Band, The Roots, George Clinton and P-Funk, Galactic, Trombone Shorty, Dr. John,
The Original Meters, Rebirth Brass Band, Dumpstaphunk, Cory Henry, Bonnie Raitt and Mavis Staples, India.Arie, Charlie Hunter, Tower of Power, Boz Scaggs, Lizz Wright, Cody ChesnuTT, Femi Kuti, Bombino, Steel Pulse, Madness and The Specials.