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Los Angeles, January 1971: A pre-glam David Bowie jams at a party. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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Celebrating NPR's 50th On World Cafe

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George Clinton circa 1970 Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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The Black Roots of Rock and Roll Part 2 on World Cafe

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The SFJAZZ Collective, performing live from the Robert N. Miner Auditorium in San Francisco. Don Dixon/SFJAZZ hide caption

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The SFJAZZ Collective

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Sly & The Family Stone's new career-spanning anthology, out August 27, is titled Higher! Herb Greene/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sly & The Family Stone in Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y., in 1968. Left to right: Sly Stone, Cynthia Robinson, Freddie Stone, Rose Stone, Jerry Martini, Larry Graham. Stephen Paley/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'You're What I Wanted': Assembling The Family Stone

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Brush with Death Inspires Both Music and Reflection

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Ace Records

Sly Stone: The Early Days In The East Bay

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