post-note*10/26 For backstage pictures of the event’s special guests, click here.
An Interstellar Trip to Honor George Clinton
Tuesday, October 25 at 7:30p.m.
Apollo Theatre in Harlem NY
It’ll be one city under a groove in this all-star tribute to George Clinton, the “Godfather” of funk, under the musical direction of Ray Chew Live (American Idol, BET Awards, Showtime at the Apollo) and hosted by Dr. Bob Lee (WBLS). We’ll celebrate George and his 50 years in the funk and soul business with an amazing variety of P-Funk friends, musical collaborators, and other guests. The evening will also commemorate the lives of Parliament/Funkadelic members no longer with us.
Featuring: Paul Shaffer, Nona Hendryx, Vernon Reid, Fab 5 Freddy, Dallas Austin and Full Force, Sheila E., Tye Tribbett, Doug E. Fresh and Questlove. Tribute video conceived and produced by Reginald Hudlin and Vivian Scott Chew.
AND….. George won’t be the only one celebrated…BOOTSY, WHO WILL BE THERE, IS TURNING 60 AT MIDNIGHT!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY BOOTSY!
Program and artists subject to change.
Tickets: $30, $53.50, $78.50, $93.50
In person at the Apollo Theater Box Office
By phone call Ticketmaster (800) 745-3000
Online at Ticketmaster.com
Photo credit: George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic’s Facebook