Sly and the Family Stone
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Blogs // 2 Articles
//Reviews

Sly and the Family Stone: Live at the Fillmore East
16 Jul 2015 // 9:20 PM

On these two days in 1968, Sly and the Family Stone sounded like a perpetual motion machine far too powerful to ever break down.

The Two Things in One: Together Forever - The Music City Sessions
25 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

This young Bay Area soul combo recorded an hour's worth of material in the early '70s, none of which have been available on CD until now. Nothing mind-blowing, but anything that gives us a fuller picture of funk's evolution is most welcome.

//Blogs

Counterbalance No. 155: Sly and the Family Stone's 'Stand!'
6 Dec 2013 // 4:52 AM

There is a long hair who doesn’t like the short hair for being such a rich one that will not help the poor one—but they can all listen to the 155th most acclaimed album of all time. So should you.

Counterbalance No. 51: Sly and the Family Stone’s 'There’s a Riot Goin’ On'
23 Sep 2011 // 2:00 AM

Just any old player, you know he needs a rating, and Sly and the Family Stone's 1971 landmark is rated the 51st Greatest Album of All Time by Acclaimed Music. Counterbalance has a listen.

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//Blogs

Call for Papers: Threatdowns, Political Beatdowns, and the Stewart/Colbert Affect

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"We got our "news" from these two satirists, and their protégés, Noah and Wilmore, surely hope for such loyalty. What is Stewart and Colbert's legacy? What does the future hold for them -- and us?

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