Welcome to Sunday Sounds.
This week we’re all about baking. You’ve got a bit of spare time and you fancy knocking up some fairy cakes or a loaf of bread. 496 more words
Oddly enough, this song wasn’t much of a family affair. The Family Stone were scaled back by the time 1971’s There’s A Riot Goin’ On was released, and Sly himself, along with his wife Rose and keyboardist Billy Preston were the only ones playing on this track, an effective, spare funk number. 97 more words
“Sing a Simple Song”, first written and performed by Sly & The Family Stone on their landmark 1968 album “Stand”, is one of the prototypes of funk, a clear cut example of how it is done. 707 more words