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There"s a riot goin" on

by Miles Marshall Lewis

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Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stone, Sly,
  • Sly & the Family Stone (Musical group)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Miles Marshall Lewis.
    Series33 1/3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML421.S6133 .L49 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3417300M
    ISBN 100826417442
    ISBN 109780826417442
    LC Control Number2005033600

    By the release of the stylishly mournful masterpiece There's a Riot Goin' On, the man who once sang of hot fun in the summertime warned, "Watch out 'cause the summer gets cold / .   Arriving more than two years after the bright and joyous musical melting pot of STAND! (), THERE'S A RIOT GOIN' ON reflected both the turbulence of a Vietnam War-weary America and the fragmentation of one of the most musically creative bands of the late s, the album's thick, sludgy grooves blanketing Sly and The Family Stone's gift for penning observant social commentary with an /5(38).

    There's a Riot Goin' On. likes. There's a Riot Goin' On is the fifth studio album by American band Sly and the Family Stone. It was released on.   Yo La Tengo’s new LP There’s A Riot Going On sounds a bit more like Mellow Mood Has Got Me. About as “protesty” as it gets is Georgia’s whispered declaration of “ain’t nobody got to tell me how I take my liberty” as she jets to tropicana on ‘Polynesia #1’/5(35).

    But like Marvin Gaye's What's Going On and Sly & the Family Stone's There's A Riot Goin' On (both ), Band of Gypsys was the vision of an artist whose take on the utopianism of the s was tempered by the hard realities of race, politics, war and the vicissitudes of the music industry. Get the guaranteed best price on R&B Vinyl like the Sly & the Family Stone - There's a Riot Goin on at Musician's Friend. Get a low price and free shipping on thousands of items.


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About The Book Peter Doggett’s vibrant There’s a Riot Going On is focused on a brief, uniquely turbulent period when rock stars, political revolutionaries, governments, and corporations engaged in a kind of PR chess match for influence and power on the world stage with mixed results.

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Buy There's A Riot Going On at the Guardian bookshop There's a Riot Going On: Revolutionaries, Rock Stars, and the Rise and Fall of '60s Counterculture by Peter DoggettAuthor: Ed Vulliamy. The most introspective and intriguing work of Sly & The Family Stone, “There’s A Riot Goin’ On” caught the artist known as Sly Stone at one remove at all times in an organic environment of his own making that was languid, harrowing and syncopated to extremes.

George Howard a very talented brother. was on top of things before his death. his music will always be left in my heart.

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