Everybody is a star, but not quite like Sly Stone, Curtis and the Funky President. Get up offa that thang and check out some rare footage of said soul legends and plenty more:
To coincide with Black History Month, Richie Unterberger will present an entire program of rare soul music film clips from the 1960s and early 1970s on Wednesday, February 20 from 7:00pm-9:00pm at the Park Branch of the San Francisco Public Library at 1833 Page Street. Included will be footage of soul greats such as Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, James Brown, the Supremes, Otis Redding, Booker T. & the MG's, Nina Simone, Dionne Warwick, Ike & Tina Turner, Sam & Dave, Marvin Gaye, Isaac Hayes, Curtis Mayfield, Sly & the Family Stone,
and others. Admission is free.
-- ASD Staff Report