The History Of Funk

The History Of Funk – August 17, 2007

this episode is no longer available

The Harry Weinger Interview

Polygram VP Harry Weinger is one of the most important people in our time responsible for "saving the funk."

As an engineer in the Polydor vaults, Harry Weinger has discovered, recovered and remastered classic and legendary funk from James Brown, Parliament, the Ohio Players, Cameo, Kool & the Gang, Con Funk Shun, the
Bar-Kays, Funkadelic, the Temptations, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and countless others.

Some of the greatest funk tracks of our time are
available because of Harry’s efforts, and he is now a
vice president of A&R at Universal Music Enterprises.

Hear the story of how Harry Weinger came to be the
greatest funk archivist alive!

• Rapid Response Phone Numbers for ICE Raids      • Donate at today and your donation will go to the KPFA Matching Fund and help kick-start KPFA's Winter Fund Drive.       • Get Woke with Rising up with Sonali at 5 am, Democracy Now at 6 am, Upfront at 7 am and Democracy Now again at 9 am      •       

Share This