Monthly Archives September 2011

FOR THE LOVE OF SLY STONE – THE QUINTESSENTIAL INNOVATOR OF FUNK!!!

FOR THE LOVE OF SLY STONE – THE QUINTESSENTIAL INNOVATOR OF FUNK!!!

 
Sly Stone has been reported to be homeless. Living out of a van in Crenshaw, here’s a report from the L-A Times: Sly Stone is homeless and living in a camper-van in L.A., the world learned Sunday, thanks to the director of a documentary about Sly and the Family Stone who co-wrote a story for the New York Post.

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Our FUNKIN’ Time Has Come – A TIMELY Message

Our FUNKIN’ Time Has Come – A TIMELY Message

 
 
 
 
 
 
Too Much Time on Your Hands, Time Out, One at a Time, Third Times a Charm, A Matter of Time, What Time is It? It’s Time, The Time is Now, Time to Go, Time Has Come Today, Time’s Up, Time Waits for No Man (or Woman), Over-Time, Time and a Half, No Time to Waste so Stop Wasting Time Killing Time cause there’s No Time to Kill, Passing Time, Time’s a Wasting, Don’t Waste My Time, It’s About Time,

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Remembering Amy

Remembering Amy

 
It’s amazing how we meet people some times and have an instant bond with them. “We took a liking to him right away”, “There’s just something about her you love”, we’ve all heard at some point or at least (hopefully) in context. Such was the case for me with Amy Winehouse almost ten years ago now.

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FUNKin’ Racism Still

FUNKin’ Racism Still

 
 
 
Two black men, a Latino and a Greek woman were talking about racism… No, this is not the opening line of a joke, yet an unfortunate actual occurrence. It’s truly amazing how prevalent racism is today, especially when you consider how far we’ve come.

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