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Classic Music Review: Stand! by Sly and the Family Stone

Soul music went through its psychedelic period, too, thanks in large part to Sly Stone. The transformation wasn’t quite as drastic as in rock: the songs became longer and there was more effect-coated guitar work, but The Temptations still sounded like The Temptations. 2,035 more words

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Don't Call Me N Word, Whitey...

Don’t call me whitey, n word...

Thus began the lyrics of the immensely popular, music-climate-altering 1969 hit song by Sly & the Family Stone… 1,648 more words

Been listening to: Sly and the Family Stone (first five albums)

Lately, I’ve been listening to the first five Sly & the Family Stone LPs, which I bought as a collection in one of those lovely “Original Album Series” releases.  203 more words

In the Summertime

Summer’s here and the time is right for thinking about summer songs.  I am a Texan who looks forward to summer.  I’m a morning person and love to be outdoors during a Texas summer sunrise.  1,101 more words

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Reproduction Of The Official Bank Loan Documents To Michael Jackson's Beatles Music Catalogue To Be Sold At Sotheby's Auction

Sources: Sotheby’s / All Things Michael

150 lots of rock and roll memorabilia will be up for sale tomorrow, June 24, in Sotheby’s “A Rock & Roll History: Presley to Punk” auction.   343 more words

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"From Stone to Glory" - The Life of Freddie Stone

Sunday at noon, Evangelist Temple Fellowship Center, opened the doors to the community for their afternoon worship service. Members of the congregation started to pile in around 11:30am, while the praise and worship team began their routine soundcheck. 1,240 more words

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