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Sly Stone (b. 1944) San Francisco Bay Area DJ, composer, producer, producer, singe 1966 - forms The Stoners 1967 - forms The Family Stone
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Sly and the Family Stone Racial and Gender Integration Psychedelic mix of soul, funk, R&B, pop, rock
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Sly and the Family Stone “Everyday People” (1968) Optimistic, educational message Appropriately “simple” music • Two repeated piano chords underlie entire song • Many different solo voices (and group) are heard
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Sly and the Family Stone “Everyday People” (1968) Sometimes I'm right and I can be wrong My own beliefs are in my song The butcher, the banker, the drummer and then Makes no difference what group I'm in I am everyday people, yeah yeah There is a blue one who can't accept the green one For living with a fat one trying to be a skinny one And different strokes for different folks And so on and so on and scooby dooby doo-bee Oh sha sha - we got to live together
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Janis Joplin (1943–1970) Blues-drenched rock-and-roll singer • folk / country / blues influences Small town Texas / San Francisco Joins Big Brother and the Holding Company , then goes solo
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