The History Of Funk

The History Of Funk – September 20, 2013 at 10:00pm

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Beginning with all four of our CD players filled with lots of 60s jazz played all at once, and a reprise of The Last Poets relating the history of jazz, we continue with Nico and The Velvet Underground, The Byrds, Country Joe McDonald vs. LBJ, an ode to Richard Nixon, and lots of other mid to late 60s rock. After a review of the early 60’s Mercury and Gemini space flights, Nasa’s Apollo program to put us on the moon “By the end of this decade” begins.

3 Hours.


Al Eaton Paris Skyler JettHistory of funk intro songdemo
Rick JamesBustin Out 12"
KatdelicLet's DanceLive @ KPFA 8.14.09
Graham Central StationHairGraham Central StationWB
Kool & the GangFunky Stuff / More Funky StuffVintage Funk vol twoMVP
James BrownCan I get Some Help?MotherlodePolydor
Bootsy's Rubber BandAnother Point of ViewStretchin' Out
Sleigh BellsRill Rill
FunkadelicCan You Get to That?Maggot BrainWestbound
Mavis StaplesCan You Get to That?One True Vine
Danny BedrosianThe Bozfunk HumpMusic for a Better Tomorrow
ParletNo Rump to BumpInvasion of the Booty Snatchers
Fuzzy HaskinsI Think I got my Thang Together12"
MutinyHow's Your Loose Booty?How's Your Loose booty?
Bernie Worrell OrchestraDouble WBWO Is Landing
Cee LoCloset Freak
MutinyDiggy Don DottaFunk Road
George Clinton& Parliament FunkadelicEddie's HomeTamurinillis
Danny BedrosianSnot from the Duck's BillSongs For a Better Tomorrow
Ohio PlayersFunky Worm instrumental45 rpm singleWestbound
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