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The Blind Boys of Alabama


Springtime hanging you up the most? Jimmy Carter, the sole original member of this legendary gospel group formed at the Alabama Institute for the Negro Blind in 1939, and his quintet’s latest crop of sight-impaired singers will deliver the light unto thee. Produced by Jamey Johnson, the band’s new album, Take the High Road, is their first one devoted to country-gospel crossover.

Tue., May 10, 8 p.m., 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on April 27, 2011

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