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Bernhoft - Islander

Islander (2014) – Bernhoft’s third studio album, inspired by Swedish pop, the soul of Stevie Wonder and Sly Stone and the folk-rock of Carole King. Available on iTunes and Spotify. Enjoy.

R&B/Soul

"When the Party's Over"


Allen Toussaint
Southern Nights, 1975

While I don’t think this song necessarily gives it away, Allen Toussaint is known and respected as one of the most important figures in the history of New Orleans music. 118 more words

Funk

New album - I'm Just Like You: Sly's Stone Flower 1969-1970

In 1970 Sly Stone has formed his own label “Stone Flower” that was promoting new progressive minimal electro-funk sound unfolded over just four seven-inch singles. “Stone Flower’s” releases performed by individual artists, but each had Sly’s design and musicianship stamped into the grooves–and the words “Written by Sylvester Stewart/Produced and arranged by Sly Stone” on the sticker.  150 more words

I’M JUST LIKE YOU:SLY STONE’S FLOWER 1969-1970.

I’M JUST LIKE YOU:SLY STONE’S FLOWER 1969-1970.

Having just released their fourth album Stand, Sly and The Family Stone took Woodstock by storm. Their early morning set on 17th August 1969, was one of the highlights of Woodstock. 2,098 more words

Soul

In the particular is contained the universal: Music micromoments

What is music made of? It’s a more difficult question than you might think. We may be comfortable discussing the artistic implications of a symphony, an album, or even a single, but to what atomic level can you reduce it to? 6,647 more words

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