Tag Archives: Funkadelic

KEXP Documentaries: George Clinton Masterminds Parliament and Funkadelic

KEXP Documentaries bring you a musical subject in the time it takes to play just one song. This week it’s an episode on funk mastermind George Clinton and one band with two names: “Parliament” and “Funkadelic.” In 1956, George Clinton formed a doo-wop group in the back of a barbershop in Plainfield, New Jersey. ┬áHeRead more...

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Friday Nite Spotlight: Funkadelic - Maggot Brain

When you put the needle on the record, George Clinton’s baritone voice speaks through an echo machine. He is all authority: Mother Earth is pregnant for the third time Cause y’all have knocked her up I have tasted the maggots in the mind of the universe I was not offended For I knew I hadRead more...

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