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Dâm-Funk – “We Continue”

LA-based funk sovereign Damon Riddick (bka Dâm-Funk) hasn’t dropped a bona fide full-length solo release since 2009’s Toeachizown, so today’s announcement that he will drop the 20-track deep Invite The Light in September is welcome news. According to a press release, Invite The Light is a “concise, beginning-to-end vision” that focuses on Riddick’s progression a… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / June 23, 2015 - 2:07 pm

R.I.P. Leroy “Sugarfoot” Bonner

The Associated Press reports that Leroy “Sugarfoot” Bonner, frontman for the flamboyant and hugely popular mid-’70s dance-funk band the Ohio Players, has recently died. No cause of death has been reported. He was 69. More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 28, 2013 - 4:17 pm