Prime minister of funk gigs for Glasgow dudes
George Clinton has learned many lessons in his 60 or so years in the music business, the most important of which requires a little doctoring for consumption via a family newspaper.
Top 5 things to do in Kalamazoo this week: 'Farm City' author, Mindless Behavior and more
Bassist Chris "Freekbass" Sherman will release his new album, which features several heavy hitters from the world of funk and jam music, will perform in Kalamazoo this week.
Atomic Bomb: Who Is William Onyeabor?, Barbican, London
Like a Nigerian funk version of Waiting for Godot , the main attraction didn't turn up.
The Japan Times
Saxophonist Maceo Parker brings a funk legacy to Tokyo, Osaka on Japan visit
Maceo Parker will be carrying a heavy load of history on his shoulders when he visits Japan for a string of gigs this month, but you wouldn't know it from his carefree attitude.
Erie Times News
8 Great Tuesdays announces 2 shows
Funk band Here Come the Mummies, a 10-piece powerhouse, will play on July 29. They've opened for Al Green and Parliament-Funkadelic, among others, and are regulars on radio's "The Bob and Tom Show."
The Telluride Watch
Telluride Blues & Brews Announces First Round of Artists Including George Clinton and Violent Femmes
Today, the 21st annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival released its first round of artists for the festival's eagerly awaited return to the legendary Town Park stage in Telluride, Colorado on .
Watch a New Video from Moodymann
Following the recent release of an eponymous LP via his own Mahogani label, Detroit house legend Moodymann has shared a new video for album closer "Sloppy Cosmic," a remix of Funkadelic's "Cosmic Slop."
Watermark Concert Series | KDTU, P-Funk, Snarky Puppy
This summer CEG, Marquee Concerts and The Lure Group will host a number of summer concerts at the 900-capacity outdoor Watermark in New York City.
The Telluride Watch
Violent Femmes, George Clinton Headline 2014 Blues and Brews Festival
12-14. Blues & Brews is excited to announce two out of three festival headliners, the Violent Femmes and George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic.