Sly and The Family Stone

There's A Riot Goin' On

  • LP-SUND-5147
  • Release Date: April 1st 2008
  • $28.99

1971's There's a Riot Going On is a landmark dark soul album with layered drums, electric piano and foreboding bass sounds.

The vocals, mostly by Sly himself, are full of despair and emotion, as are much of the lyrics. this reissue comes with four bonus tracks including one mono single version and three previously unreleased instrumental tracks; with new liner notes by the San Francisco chronicle's Joel Selvin.

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