Articles tagged bootsy collins

23 Jun 2011 // 11:30 AM

Bootsy Collins keeps the funk alive

CHICAGO — It’d be audacious coming from just anybody else, but William “Bootsy” Collins named his new album “The Funk Capital of the World” (Mascot)

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16 May 2011 // 9:00 PM

Snoop Dogg: Doggumentary

Originally titled Doggystyle II, the Doggumentary falls short of that lofty goal but does, somewhat surprisingly, succeed as Snoop's best full-length release since his seminal debut.

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Masters of the Form: Parliament, 1976 - Mothership Connection

Some artists are more than merely great. There are some artists that for a period of years, a period that is finite, consistently produced music that, it can be argued, far exceeded the work of their peers. For that brief period of time they were definitely Masters of the Form.

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Claude VonStroke: Bird Brain

The San Francisco DJ's second solo album is no sophomore slump. Sophomore rump, maybe, as Bootsy Collins makes an appearance.

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Claude VonStroke: Fabric 46

VonStroke brings da' funk and then some on this mix, which caps a wildly successful four years.

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Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002)

Paul Justman's 'Standing in the Shadows of Motown' aims to recover the Funk Brothers' legacy.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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