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The Resource Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you?, a memoir by George Clinton with Ben Greenman

Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you?, a memoir by George Clinton with Ben Greenman

Label
Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you?
Title
Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you?
Statement of responsibility
a memoir by George Clinton with Ben Greenman
Title variation
Brothers be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you?
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the funk music legend's rise from a 1950s barbershop quartet to an influential multigenre artist, discussing his pivotal artistic and business achievements with "Parliament-Funkadelic."
Summary
The long-awaited memoir from one of the greatest bandleaders, hit makers, and most influential pop artists of our time—known for over forty R&B hit singles—George Clinton of Parliament-Funkadelic
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10376943
Cataloging source
DLC
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1940-
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Clinton, George
Dewey number
  • 782.421644092
  • N
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
discographies
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Greenman, Ben
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True
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  • Clinton, George
  • Funk musicians
  • Funkadelic (Musical group)
  • Parliament (Musical group)
Target audience
adult
Label
Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you?, a memoir by George Clinton with Ben Greenman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes discography (pages 359-371) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : let's take it to the stage (1978) -- The bomb -- If you hear any noise, it's just me and the boys -- I'm into something and I can't shake it loose -- Friends, inquisitive friends, are asking what's come over me -- Sound a little something like raw funk to me -- Open up your funky mind and you can fly -- Would you like to dance with me? We're doing the cosmic slop -- Everybody get up for the down stroke -- There's a whole lot of rhythm goin' round -- Put a glide in your stride and a dip in your hip and come on up to the mothership -- When the syndrome is around, don't let your guard down -- So high you can't get over it -- Never missin' a beat -- You can walk a mile in my shoes, but you can't dance a step in my feet -- The dog that chases its tail will be dizzy -- Rhythm and rhyme, rhythm and rhyme, rhythm and motherfucking rhyme -- If anybody gets funked up, it's gonna be you -- You gonna get ate -- Epilogue : Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you? -- Appendix A : Selected discography -- Appendix B : Selected sampleography -- Appendix C : Statement of Jane Peterer Thompson
Control code
ocn881387795
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 404 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476751078
Lccn
2014021629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)881387795
Label
Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you?, a memoir by George Clinton with Ben Greenman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes discography (pages 359-371) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : let's take it to the stage (1978) -- The bomb -- If you hear any noise, it's just me and the boys -- I'm into something and I can't shake it loose -- Friends, inquisitive friends, are asking what's come over me -- Sound a little something like raw funk to me -- Open up your funky mind and you can fly -- Would you like to dance with me? We're doing the cosmic slop -- Everybody get up for the down stroke -- There's a whole lot of rhythm goin' round -- Put a glide in your stride and a dip in your hip and come on up to the mothership -- When the syndrome is around, don't let your guard down -- So high you can't get over it -- Never missin' a beat -- You can walk a mile in my shoes, but you can't dance a step in my feet -- The dog that chases its tail will be dizzy -- Rhythm and rhyme, rhythm and rhyme, rhythm and motherfucking rhyme -- If anybody gets funked up, it's gonna be you -- You gonna get ate -- Epilogue : Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you? -- Appendix A : Selected discography -- Appendix B : Selected sampleography -- Appendix C : Statement of Jane Peterer Thompson
Control code
ocn881387795
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 404 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476751078
Lccn
2014021629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)881387795

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