Posts tagged "P-Funk"

Flashlight 2013: Q&A Interview With George Clinton (A Concord Music Hall Concert Preview - George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic - Friday, November 29, 2013)

Flashlight 2013: Q&A Interview With George Clinton (A Concord Music Hall Concert Preview - George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic - Friday, November 29, 2013)
In town for a concert this Friday, November 29th at the new Concord Music Hall, I spoke with funk legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer George Clinton about the state of the music industry in the internet age, artist rights and just what the word "funk" means to him in 2013 after nearly fifty years in music at the helm of both Parliament and Funkadelic... ...

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... ...

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: Snoop Dogg Live at The Venue - Thursday, 5/24/12 (Horseshoe Casino, Hammond, IN)

Concert Review: Snoop Dogg Live at The Venue - Thursday, 5/24/12 (Horseshoe Casino, Hammond, IN)
Fresh off throwing out the first pitch at U.S. Cellular Field before Thursday's Twins-White Sox game, Snoop Dogg arrived in "the region" for a show at The Venue in Hammond, Indiana. ...
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