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5 Favorite Records: February 2017

More great vinyl releases past and present!
Enjoy and if you like Old Time Religion Radio, I’d be much obliged if you’d tell a friend. 29 more words

Psychedelic

Why THIS Should Be Your New Favourite Album

by Fried Brown Rice

IT IS 1971 IN THE USA. RICHARD NIXON, DIVISIVE REPUBLICAN PRESIDENT, IS IN OFFICE. SLY STONE, FUNK STAR TURNED BLACK ACTIVIST, RELEASES “There’s A Riot Goin’ On” TO A RATHER BEMUSED AUDIENCE. 813 more words

Album

Nina Simone and Sly Stone to be honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards at the 2017 Grammys.

After rolling out nominations for its 2017 show earlier this month, The Recording Academy announced the recipients of its Lifetime Achievement Award today. Among the honorees this year are Sly Stone, Nina Simone, The Velvet Underground, jazz great Ahmad Jamal, and gospel legend Shirley Caesar. 74 more words

Live Cultured

Hot Fun in the Summertime

“Hot Fun in the Summertime,” written by Sly Stone and recorded by him with Sly and the Family Stone in 1969. Lead and Background Vocals – Sly Stone, … 57 more words

Music

1002. spaced cowboy

You didn’t get to hear much of Sly and Family Stone’s There’s A Riot Goin’ On when the album was new in 1971-72, certainly not if you were stuck out in suburbia.  44 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

Turntable Tuesday Video: 'Everyday People' By Sly & The Family Stone

If you were to look and see what was the #1 song on the Billboard Hot 100 in February and March of 1968, this was the song you’d find. 93 more words

Features

Piano Man

A 9×12 pencil drawing of the Piano Man.

Enjoy!

Drawings