Review: Mavis Staples’ guitarist opts for garage band basics

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Rick Holmstrom, “See That Light” (LuEllie Records)

Mask up, plug in and rock out to a stripped-down sound. That’s the recipe for success on “See That Light,” the new solo album by Rick Holmstrom, who has been Mavis Staples’ guitarist and bandleader for the past 13 years.

When the …