Posts tagged "Funk"

On Shuffle - The Week In Rock: 2.22.13

On Shuffle - The Week In Rock: 2.22.13
The week in rock:  Random thoughts for the music fan on the passing of Chicago blues legend Magic Slim (and a great Pearl Jam story), information on a new initiative from P-Funk legend George Clinton aimed at raising awareness toward copyright issues, details on the 2013 Spring Awakening Festival, plus weekend on sale info for shows by Leon Russell, Alkaline Trio, Johnny Marr and Rush.  All of this plus much more... ...

Interview: Mars Williams - A Liquid Soul 20th Anniversary Concert Preview (Sunday, 1.20.13 at Double Door)

Interview: Mars Williams - A Liquid Soul 20th Anniversary Concert Preview (Sunday, 1.20.13 at Double Door)
What began over twenty years ago comes full circle this weekend as Liquid Soul prepares for a twentieth anniversary party, fittingly enough, Sunday night at Double Door.  Founder and musical director Mars Williams checked in this week with his thoughts on the anniversary as well as news on the possibility of new Liquid Soul music and the chances of resurrecting the band's fabled Sunday night residency series... ...

Concert Review: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic Live at the African Festival of the Arts (Saturday, 9/1/12 at Washington Park in Chicago)

Concert Review: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic Live at the African Festival of the Arts (Saturday, 9/1/12 at Washington Park in Chicago)
In town as part of the African Festival of the Arts (continuing through Monday), George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic performed Saturday night in Washington Park...
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Concert Review: Bootsy Collins Live at Cubby Bear (Thursday, 6/21/12 - With Setlist)

Concert Review: Bootsy Collins Live at Cubby Bear (Thursday, 6/21/12 - With Setlist)
The Mothership made an encore appearance Thursday night in Lakeview as Bootsy Collins took to the Cubby Bear stage for a night of P-Funk, solo hits and more...

Concert Review: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic Live at the Cubby Bear (Thursday, 5/10/12 in Chicago)

Concert Review: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic Live at the Cubby Bear (Thursday, 5/10/12 in Chicago)
Lakeview made their funk the P-Funk Thursday night as The Mothership descended upon the Chicagoland area once again...