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  • George Clinton on Legal Battles: ‘I Got a Lawyer Habit Now’ (Watch)

    Oct 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *George Clinton was a guest on “Tavis Smiley” Wednesday night to plug his new book, “Brothas Be, Yo Like George, Ain’t That Funkin’ Kinda Hard on You?: A Memoir.” Among the topics addressed was the legal battles surrounding the rights to his music, a fight that has given him a sense of purpose. “I’m 73 […]

  • THE (07-22-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jul 22, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE Talents are best nurtured in solitude. Character is […]

  • George Clinton Can’t Stop the Sale of his Recordings

    Jun 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *George Clinton won’t be able to stop a court-appointed receiver from selling four of his tracks: “One Nation Under a Groove,” “Hardcore Jollies,” “Uncle Jam Wants You” and “The Electric Spanking of War Babies.” On Monday, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a ruling authorizing the sale of the master sound recording copyrights to […]

  • Singer Jessica Cleaves (Friends of Distinction, EWF, P-Funk) Has Died

    May 7, 14 by EurPublisher 6 Comments


    *For fans of old school R&B and in particular The Friends of Distinction, Earth Wind & Fire and the George Clinton/Parliament/Funkadelic aggregation, we have sad news. Singer Jessica Cleaves who put her vocal imprint on those 70s and 80s musical icons, has died. She passed away last Friday (05-02-14)  in a Los Angeles area hospital […]

  • Funkadelic’s ‘Sexy Ways’ Dropped from ‘Blurred Lines’ Lawsuit

    Mar 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *An agreement was reached this week in the ongoing litigation involving Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines,” one of last year’s biggest songs. According to The Hollywood Reporter, all parties agreed that Bridgeport Music is no longer a defendant, which means the lawsuit won’t be considering whether the Thicke hit is a copyright infringement of Funkadelic’s “Sexy […]

  • EUR on the Scene: ‘Finding the Funk’ (Watch)

    Oct 8, 13 by EurWebWriter Leave a comment


    *”Finding the Funk“ is the latest work from writer/director Nelson George. It tells the often overlooked story of funk music and tracing it from its roots in Jazz through the 60s with such funkmasters as James Brown, and winds down through Hip-Hop and how the latter genre used, or usurped according to some, their musical […]