Funk Music.

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  1. MedicineDog

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    George Clinton is coming to my town in November. I will be there wearing a diaper.
     
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    That's awesome. Can't miss a chance to see a living legend while he's still around. I'm jelly.
     
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    <mma4> Jackie Blue bringing out the big tunes [​IMG] Respect...
     
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    I stumbled across as good Youtube channel a while back that has a lot of obscure funk and stuff on there, you guys might wanna check it out:







    The channel is "magrosi65"
     
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    Too many good ones to post videos. This might cross over into Old School or Disco

    Heatwave - Grooveline, Boogie Nights
    One Way - Cutie Pie
    Brick - Dazz
    Earth Wind n Fire - That's the way of the world, September
    GAP Band - Outstanding, Party Train
    Fat Back - Backstroke
    Archie Bell and the Drells - Tighten Up
    Boz Scaggs - Lowdown
    Average White Band - Cut the cake, Groovin' the night away, Pick Up the Pieces
    Wild Cherry - Play that funky music
    KC n the Sunshine Band - Boogie Man, That's the way I like it, Get Down Tonight
    The O'Jays - Love Train
    Kool and the Gang - Celebration , Jungle Boogie, Cherish
    War - Lowrider , Spill the wine
    Chakachas - Jungle Fever

    I'm sure I'm missing a bunch, I could go on and on.

    One more for "Always on the Run" by Lenny Kravitz and Slash. Made in the 90s, that's as Funk as any of 'em.
     
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    Yeah, that's a good funk lick. Slash says he came up with that when working with Guns n' Roses, but knew it was a bit too funky for them, so saved it for his boy Lenny.
     
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    Interesting, didn't know that. Very cool. Lenny is a great multi player (guitar, piano, bass, drums, etc).

    Here is a cool track by Nikka Costa, one of my favorite singers, Prince discovered her. Lenny plays the bass and drums on this tune. Super funky.



    Here's a couple of other cool tracks by her.



    Questlove and Pino on this track...

     
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    Nice. I dig Buckethead, one of my favorite chops guitar guys...I love when he does his slapping on guitar. So cool.
     
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    Nice! Just checked those out.
     
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    My favourite piece of jazz/funk fusion, trust me give it a listen...

     
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    ..and along the same jazz/funk lines one of my favourite guitar solo's(about 4 mins in) ever from Marlon "The Magician" McClain

     
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    I heard this randomly on a cross country road trip and had the groove stuck in my head the entire time.
     
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    Eddie Hazel tribute

     
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    That's awesome, kinda has a AWB vibe...and Herbie Hancock, of course, I grew up playing 'Watermelon Man'.
     
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    Skip to 1:10.

     
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    Dazz is better known but I think this was better from Brick...

     
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