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64 More Acts That Took 20 Or More Years Between Albums

What took you so long? For the artists and bands in this list, the answers include poverty, market indifference, drug addiction, and catastrophic hearing loss.
Brad Shoup | May 30, 2018 - 10:57 am

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P-Funk Albums From Worst To Best

George Clinton's Parliament-Funkadelic collective isn't always posed as a leading candidate for greatest or most important band of the '70s, but try and imagine what…
Nate Patrin | August 12, 2015 - 12:45 pm

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Brainfeeder At The Bowl: Flying Lotus, George Clinton, Thundercat, & More Bring The Funk To Hollywood

Behold the Gospel Of Funk! In which we understand funk as a galactic force, a vast and free-flowing stream of information and instigation that suffuses…
Jonathan Zwickel | September 19, 2016 - 12:48 pm

R.I.P. Bernie Worrell

Bernie Worrell, the virtuoso keyboardist who helped define the Parliament-Funkadelic sound, died today after a battle with lung cancer. His family broke the news this…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2016 - 4:30 pm

Funkadelic – “Ain’t That Funkin’ Hard On You? (Remix)” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar & Ice Cube) Video

George Clinton and Funkadelic shared a remix of "Ain't That Funkin' Hard On You?" back in September that featured Kendrick Lamar and Ice Cube as…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 24, 2016 - 12:12 pm

Funkadelic – “Ain’t That Funkin’ Kinda Hard On You?” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar)

Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp A Butterfly featured a cameo from George Clinton, along with deep references to funk music as a whole. Lamar's interest in…
Caitlin White | September 25, 2015 - 10:45 am

Watch Chad Smith & Will Ferrell’s Drum-Off, Red Hot Chili Peppers Play With The Roots On Fallon

Will Ferrell and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith have long found themselves near the top of every celebrity-lookalike listicle, and last week, we…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2014 - 8:57 am

Robin Thicke Launches Pre-Emptive Lawsuit Against Marvin Gaye’s Estate

Here's a weird one. Robin Thicke's monster summer hit "Blurred Lines" owes some obvious debt to older songs. In particular, Marvin Gaye's almighty "Got To
Tom Breihan | August 16, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Mavis Staples – “Can You Get to That” (Funkadelic Cover) (Feat. Jeff Tweedy)

Three years ago, the great Chicago soul and gospel legend Mavis Staples released You Are Not Alone, the comeback album that Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy…
Tom Breihan | April 8, 2013 - 10:51 am