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George Clinton & the Cosmic Odyssey of the P-Funk Empire

Kris Needs
Format
Book
Published
London : Omnibus Press, [2014]
Language
English
Variant Title
George Clinton and the cosmic odyssey of the P-Funk empire
ISBN
9781783051540, 178305154X
Summary
This is an in-depth biography of one of music's most fascinating, colorful and innovative characters - Dr Funkenstein. He stands alongside James Brown as one of the most influential black artists of all time and along with his P-Funk Collective, took black funk into the US charts and sold out stadiums by the mid 1970s with his extravagant shows.
Contents
  • Pre-Funk
  • Nothing before me but thang
  • There's a riot going on with Laughing Sam's dice
  • Motor City madness
  • Mommy, what's a funkadelic?
  • Looney tunes and scary melodies
  • America eats its young
  • Standing on the verge of getting it on
  • Space is the place
  • The awesome power of a fully operational mothership
  • Don't fake the funk or your nose will grow
  • The empire strikes black
  • Invasion of the booty snatchers
  • Old dog new tricks
  • Give out but don't give up.
Description
352 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-344) and index.
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