George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic are embarking on a closing tour. The One Nation Under a Groove trek is being prepped to kick off someday in 2019, capping over 50 years of touring and recording.
Joining P-Funk to ship this icon of American popular culture off with a bang are Galactic, Dumpstaphunk, and Fishbone, all of whom are taking outing of their very own busy schedules to hit the street with the Grammy-winning, formerly-rainbow-dreaded pioneer of funk, hip hop, and rock.
“It’s at all times been concerning the music and the band” says the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer. “That’s the true P-Funk legacy. They’ll nonetheless be funkin’ lengthy after I cease,”
Dates have but to be introduced. A sequence of lineups to have a good time George Clinton’s closing dates on the helm of the Mothership can also be within the works.
While Clinton and Parliament could also be retiring from the street, it doesn’t imply he’s going wherever. The 68 12 months outdated frontman has a number of different initiatives within the hopper, together with a salute to Motown and a solo album by longtime P-Funk All-Star siren Belita Woods. Clinton can also be conscious that many of the people whose songs he’s singing on radio pleasant are now not right here, however he has no intention of becoming a member of them in Soul Heaven anytime quickly. “I ain’t going nowhere,” he declares. “I really feel like I’m beginning over proper now…for actual!”