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Sly Stone's Stone Flower compilation released by Light In The Attic

Light In The Attic are releasing a compilation of music from Sly Stone's short lived Stone Flower label, bringing together the label's four 45s with unreleased material. I’m Just Like You: Sly’s Stone Flower 1969–70 contains tracks by the group Little Sister (fronted by Stone's little sister Vaetta Stewart), six piece group 6IX (who recorded a version of The Family Stone's "Dynamite"), and Joe Hicks, along with ten previously unreleased cuts.

A CD and digital version are out now, and a vinyl version will be available from 4 November. More information here.