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Fred Wesley

Casablanca publish Parliament’s album : ‘Funkentelechy Vs. the…

Parliament’s ‘Funkentelechy Vs. the Placebo Syndrome’ is an album released on November 28, 1977 and featuring George Clinton, Garry Shider and Bernie Worrell by Casablanca. Track Listing : 1.Bop Gun (Endangered Species) (George Clinton, Garry Shider, Bootsy Collins) – 08:31 . 2.Sir Nose D’Voidoffunk (Pay Attention – B3M) (George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, Bernie Worrell) – […]

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’…

James Brown’s ‘Get On the Good Foot’ feat. ‘Cold Sweat’ & ‘Please, Please, Please’ is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2 (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Joe Mims) – 05:44 . 2.The Whole World Needs Liberation (James Brown, Bobby Byrd) – […]

Casablanca publish Parliament’s ‘Motor Booty Affair’ featuring…

Parliament’s ‘Motor Booty Affair’ is an album featuring ‘Rumpofsteelskin’ and ‘Aqua Boogie’ and released on November 20th, 1978 by Casablanca. Track Listing : 1.Mr. Wiggles (George Clinton, Michael Hampton, Bernie Worrell) – 06:46 . 2.Rumpofsteelskin (George Clinton, Bootsy Collins) – 05:37 . 3.(You’Re A Fish & I’M A) Water Sign (George Clinton, Richard “Kush” Griffith, […]

New Edition release their sixth album : ‘Home Again’ featuring…

New Edition’s ‘Home Again’ is the sixth studio album featuring Bobby Brown and released on September 10, 1996 by MCA Records. Track Listing : 1.Oh, Yeah, It Feels So Good (Ricky Bell, Ronnie Devoe, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, James Brown, Fred Wesley, John Starks) – 06:02 . [Sampling : “The Payback” By James Brown] […]

Parliament with George Clinton and Bootsy Collins release ‘The Clones of…

Parliament’s ‘The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein’ is an album featuring George Clinton, Bootsy Collins and others and released on July 20, 1976 by Casablanca. Track Listing : 1.Prelude – 01:40 . 2.Gamin’ On Ya! (George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, Bernie Worrell)- 03:02 . 3.Dr. Funkenstein (George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, Bernie Worrell)- 05:46 . 4.Children Of Productions […]

We remember Bernie Worrell. ‘Bernie M.P.’

This day (June 24, 2016) in Everson, Washington, died George Bernard ‘Bernie’ Worrell, Jr., an American keyboardist and composer best known as a founding member of Parliament-Funkadelic and for his work with Talking Heads.

Headhunters Super Jam funks in New Orleans (2014)

May 2, 2016 – Headhunters Super Jam – that is Mike Clark (d), Bill Summers (perc, voc), Donald Harrison (s, kb), Fred Wesley (tb), Karl Denson (s, fl), Doug Wimbish (b), Blackbyrd McKnight (g), Eric McFadden (g) and Ivan Neville (kb) – plus Will Bernard (g) and DJ Logic (turntables) will perform at “Fiya Fest […]

James Brown records ‘Love Power Peace,’ live at the Olympia in Paris…

James Brown’s ‘Love Power Peace’ is a live album recorded on March 8, 1971 at the Olympia, Paris with the original J.B.’s featuring Bootsy and Catfish Collins and released on August 23, 1992 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Intro (James Brown) – 00:00 . 2.Brother Rapp (James Brown) – 03:03 . 3.Ain’T It Funky Now […]

Warner Bros. Records publish Bootsy’s Rubber Band’s third album :…

‘Bootsy? Player of the Year’ by Bootsy’s Rubber Band is their third album led by Bootsy Collins and released on January 27, 1978 by Warner Bros. Records. Track Listing : 1.Bootsy? (What’S The Name Of This Town) (Bootsy Collins, George Clinton, Maceo Parker) – 06:59 . 2.May The Force Be With You (Bootsy Collins, George […]

Parliament record a live double album : ‘Live: P-Funk Earth Tour’…

Parliament’s ‘Live: P-Funk Earth Tour’ is a live double album recorded on January 19, 1977 at the Los Angeles Forum and January 21, 1977 at the Oakland Coliseum. Track Listing : 1.P-Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up) (George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, Bernie Worrell) – 06:13 . 2.Dr. Funkenstein’S Supergroovalisticprosifunkstication Medley (Bootsy Collins, Bernie Worrell, Glenn […]

Warner Bros. publish Bootsy’s Rubber Band’s album :…

Bootsy’s Rubber Band’s ‘Ahh…The Name Is Bootsy, Baby!’ is an album produced by George Clinton and Bootsy Collins and released on January 14, 1977 by Warner Bros. Records. Track Listing : 1.Ahh…The Name Is Bootsy, Baby (William Collins, George Clinton, Maceo Parker) – 06:52 . 2.The Pinocchio Theory (William Collins, George Clinton) – 06:08 . […]

Polydor publish James Brown’s ‘Revolution of the Mind : Recorded…

James Brown’s ‘Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III’ is a live double album released in December 1971 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.It’S A New Day So Let A Man Come In And Do The Popcorn (Intro) (James Brown) – 03:47 . 2.Bewildered (Teddy Powell, Leonard Whitcup) – 07:55 […]

Casablanca Records publish Parliament’s fourth album : ‘Mothership…

Parliament’s ‘Mothership Connection’ is their fourth (and the first to feature Maceo Parker and Fred Wesley) album released on December 15, 1975 by Casablanca Records. Track Listing : 1.P. Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up) (George Clinton, William Collins, Bernard Worrell) – 07:41 . 2.Mothership Connection (Star Child) (George Clinton, William Collins, Bernard Worrell) – […]

Polydor publish James Brown’s fortieth album : ‘The Payback’…

James Brown’s ‘The Payback’ is his fortieth studio (and only album to be certified gold) album released in December 1973. Track Listing : 1.The Payback (James Brown, Fred Wesley, John “Jabo” Starks) – 07:39 . 2.Doing The Best I Can (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Charles Bobbit) – 07:42 . 3.Take Some…Leave Some (James Brown, Fred […]