Bootsy Collins. Bryon "Mr. Hot Saucer. Heaven Yes. Ladies Night. Candy Coated Lover. Snow Bunny. A Salute to Bernie. It was and Collins was revelling in acid-fuelled hedonism; he told this newspaper in that he took LSD every day for two Album). With him, you could just come as you are. We could play whatever we wanted and fully express ourselves in whatever we wanted to wear, too.
There were no walls between us and the sky, you could just keep reaching and reaching. The P-Funk Earth tour, in which the mothership landed on stage, was a carnival spectacle of celebratory blackness. When the mothership would come down, there was this rapture; it was like the first time you made love and you would never forget it.
It was a genre predicated on the sampling of P-Funk and Brown. In a matter of a few years, Collins had morphed from the young, prodigal tearaway of a tumultuous funk orgy into an elder statesman of a revered genre; a superhero of the bass. Today, it is this legacy on which he is focused. The is even a Prince connection. Graycap23 said: funkpill said: William Earl. And he was afraid to ask what does a Bootsy look like.
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Dressed in the colours of his favourite American baseball team, the Cincinnati Reds, he could be In fact, he's What's more, he not only has a new record — Tha Funk Capital of the World — with guest spots covering the Funk Aint Broke - Bootsy Collins - Fresh Outta "P" University - New Edition (CD spectrum from Snoop Dogg to Rev Al Sharpton, but it's rather good.
Collins's ranch, Bootzilla, is large enough it's set in 22 acres of Ohio woodland, half an hour outside Cincinnati to warrant its own Google Maps tag — there's another house beyond the lake where his mother used to live.
It's a fantastically peaceful place, not far from the feet of the Appalachians. Inside it's dark. Nightclub dark. There is an abundance of wood panelling and leopard skin, very softly lit.
Every inch of wall space is covered with gold and platinum discs, framed photos the Beatles, James Brown, Malcolm X and more. In the basement there's a studio, with vocal booths, drum corner, the lot. And there's tons more stuff. Old stage costumes, antediluvian synthesisers, ancient drum machines, a neon "Bates Motel" sign, a framed Funkadelic flag, a Ray Charles figurine, a Black History Month boardgame, faux road signs "Danger!
Mothership Parking Only" and a purple velvet bag inscribed with the words "I Believe". Boosty Collins. Our Daily Breather is a series where we ask writers Album) artists to recommend one thing that's helping them get through the days of isolation during the coronavirus pandemic. During this quarantine, I've had the opportunity to complete work on a few important projects, including recording a funk version of Indiana University's "Fight Song. After the coronavirus hit, the "Fight Song" had even more meaning.
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