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Funkateers Get Ready To Win Your Tickets To See The Mothership Land In Raleigh

Get ready to board the Mothership featuring legendary funkateer George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic. Dr. George Clinton is one of the innovators of funk music, and has given us great hits like “Flashlight,” “One Nation Under a Groove,” “Aqua Boogie,” and “(Not Just) Knee Deep” to name a few. 41 more words

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Memories of Work Life.

I volunteered at a hospital when I was 14 and had to transport a classmate who was in a coma to CT scan.
I transported an older gentleman with a brain injury who talked to me thinking I was his son. 453 more words

Mothership Connection – Parliament (1975)

There are a lot of great things about summer vacation when you’re a kid. For me and my brothers the time we spent in Ohio with relatives was a welcomed reprieve from the rigors our church approved routine back home. 671 more words

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P-Funk & Sun Ra

I’m gonna start posting random blog posts here while I wade my way through the myriad of sources I am studying to brush up on my understanding of all this groove music I am so passionate about and whose homeland I plan to visit in 2015. 1,352 more words

Songs I Wish Everyone Knew: "Mr. Wiggles" By Parliament

P-Funk has been described as an “acquired taste,” and I think that’s a fair statement. There’s quite a bit to “get,” but even more not to. 221 more words

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The Joy of Maggot Brain

One the albums I’ve been listening to a lot lately is Funkadelic’s Maggot Brain.  I really can’t believe how great it is; especially Eddie Hazel’s opening ten minute guitar solo.  511 more words