Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Parliament/Funkadelic leader comes to Augusta

...multicolored ringleader of the Parliament-Funkadelic empire. The wild-eyed offspring of...responsible for much of the Parliament-Funkadelic sound, and the bouncing bass lines...Funk-flesh artillery of the Bop Gun." FUNKADELIC: A descriptor for the rock-oriented...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/16/mus_57057.shtml
Music
OutKast turns to 'Idlewild'

NEW YORK - OutKast has long been considered a groundbreaking force, its funkadelic sound, rapid-fire rhyming and decidedly Southern flair breathing excitement into a repetitious music world and making it one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/27/liv_94195.shtml
Life & style
Parliament in session

In the beginning, there was Parliament, and Parliament was funky. Soon, Parliament begat Parliament/Funkadelic, P-Funk, the P-Funk All Stars and now the Original P. And it, too, is funky. The original Parliament was formed by Clarence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/14/app_319649.shtml
Applause
Riff Raff treated like kings by Disney

The Riff Raff Kings have, in their two-year history, opened for international acts Bush and Parliament Funkadelic, but no brush with fame could prepare the local band for a run-in with Mickey Mouse. One of three acts selected to audition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/11/app_294952.shtml
Applause
Atlanta duo stay true to their roots

...OutKast just a rap act. The funky, soulful Atlanta duo list influences ranging from Tom Petty to Anita Baker to Parliament Funkadelic, and that hybrid sound comes through clearly on the already double-platinum Stankonia, hailed by many critics as one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/06/xtr_305343.shtml
Xtreme
Pachelbel piece raps with Coolio classic

...old-school classics, they're usually talking about sampling such '60s and '70s soul stalwarts as James Brown and Parliament Funkadelic. Coolio, for instance, borrowed generously from Stevie Wonder's 1976 track, Pastime Paradise, for his chart-topping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/14/ent_214653.shtml
Things to Do
Occasion dictated style at Border Bash, concert

...entertaining as the band. The outrageous ensembles typically worn by the founding members of 1970s party band Parliament/Funkadelic inspired the audience that filled Imperial Theatre to leave their khakis in the closet. Eugene Doe wore a black and white...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/04/ent_323730.shtml
Things to Do
Westobou: Music

...Parker's funk music journey includes his start with the Godfather of Soul, moving onto funkmaster George Clinton of Parliament/Funkadelic and then onto playing a part on Prince's concert tours. Wesley has played with and arranged for artists such as Ray Charles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-09-27/westobou-music
Former James Brown band members part of Westobou Festival

...Wesley worked for Brown from the late 1960s to the late 1970s, before joining forces with George Clinton's Parliament-Funkadelic and Bootsy's Rubber Band, along with Maceo Parker.Wesley, who has an affinity for traditional jazz and big band sounds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/westobou/2012-10-03/former-james-brown-ba
Concert calendar

THIS WEEK BETTE MIDLER: 8:30 tonight, The Arena at Gwinnett Center, Atlanta GEORGE CLINTON, PARLIAMENT/FUNKADELIC: Friday, Fox Theatre, Atlanta EDWIN MCCAIN BAND, HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH: Friday, Capital City Bombers Stadium, Columbia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/28/mus_432660.shtml
Music