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P-Funk mythology

The P-Funk mythology is a group of recurring fictional characters, themes and ideas related in a series of concept albums and live shows, primarily from George Clinton and his founded bands Parliament and Funkadelic. [1]

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Atlantis

Atlantis (Ἀτλαντὶς νῆσος, "island of Atlas") is a fictional island mentioned within an allegory on the hubris of nations in Plato's works Timaeus and Critias, where it represents the antagonist naval power that besieges "Ancient Athens", the pseudo-historic embodiment of Plato's ideal state (see The Republic).

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Barbie

Barbie is a fashion doll manufactured by the American toy-company Mattel, Inc. and launched in March 1959.

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Bernie Worrell

George Bernard "Bernie" Worrell, Jr. (born April 19, 1944) is an American keyboardist and composer best known as a founding member of Parliament-Funkadelic and for his work with Talking Heads.

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Bootsy Collins

William Earl "Bootsy" Collins (born October 26, 1951) is an American musician and singer-songwriter.

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Bootsy? Player of the Year

Bootsy? Player of the Year is the third album by the American funk band Bootsy's Rubber Band.

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Bootzilla

"Bootzilla" is a song recorded by Bootsy's Rubber Band, released on January 13, 1978.

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Bop Gun (Endangered Species)

"Bop Gun (Endangered Species)" is a song by the funk band Parliament, the lead track on their 1977 album Funkentelechy Vs. the Placebo Syndrome.

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Concept album

A concept album is a studio album where all musical or lyrical ideas contribute to a single overall theme or unified story.

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Dance

Dance is a performance art form consisting of purposefully selected sequences of human movement.

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Digital Underground

Digital Underground was an alternative hip hop group from Oakland, California.

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Disc jockey

A disc jockey (abbreviated DJ, D.J. or deejay) is a person who plays recorded music for an audience, either a radio audience if the mix is broadcast or the audience in a venue such as a bar or nightclub.

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Dr. Funkenstein

"Dr.

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Eddie Griffin

Edward "Eddie" Griffin (born July 15, 1968) is an American actor and comedian.

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Fiction

Fiction describes people, places, events, and/or complete narrative works derived from imagination, in addition to, or rather than, from history or fact.

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Freaknik: The Musical

Freaknik: The Musical is a musical television special produced by T-Pain.

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Fred Wesley

Fred Wesley (born July 4, 1943) is an American jazz and funk trombonist, best known for his work with James Brown in the 1960s and 1970s, as well as Parliament-Funkadelic in the second half of the 1970s.

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Free Your Mind... and Your Ass Will Follow

Free Your Mind...

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Funkadelic

Funkadelic is an American band that was most prominent during the 1970s.

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Funkadelic (album)

Funkadelic is the debut album by the American funk band Funkadelic, released in 1970 on Westbound Records.

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Funkentelechy Vs. the Placebo Syndrome

Funkentelechy Vs.

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George Clinton (musician)

George Clinton (born July 22, 1941) is an American singer, songwriter, bandleader, and music producer.

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Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof off the Sucker)

"Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof off the Sucker)" is a funk song by Parliament.

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Gloryhallastoopid

Gloryhallastoopid (Or Pin the Tale on the Funky) is a 1979 album by the funk ensemble Parliament.

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Independent Lens

Independent Lens is a weekly television series airing on PBS presenting documentary films made by independent filmmakers.

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James Brown

James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer and dancer.

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Jesus

Jesus (Ἰησοῦς; 7–2 BC to AD 30–33), also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth or Jesus Christ, is the central figure of Christianity, whom the teachings of most Christian denominations hold to be the Son of God.

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List of recurring The Mighty Boosh characters

The following is a list of recurring characters from The Mighty Boosh, including characters from the television series, the radio series, and the various stage shows.

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Maceo Parker

Maceo Parker (born February 14, 1943) is an American funk and soul jazz saxophonist, best known for his work with James Brown in the 1960s, as well as Parliament-Funkadelic in the 1970s.

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Maggot Brain

Maggot Brain is the third studio album by the American funk band Funkadelic, released in 1971 on Westbound Records.

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Mothership Connection

Mothership Connection is the fourth album by American funk band Parliament, released on December 15, 1975 on Casablanca Records.

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Motor Booty Affair

Motor Booty Affair is an album by funk band Parliament.

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One Nation Under a Groove

One Nation Under a Groove is the tenth studio album by American funk and rock band Funkadelic, released in September 1978 on Warner Bros. Records.

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Parliament (band)

Parliament was a funk band most prominent during the 1970s.

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Parliament-Funkadelic

Parliament-Funkadelic is a funk, soul and rock music collective headed by George Clinton.

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Parliament-Funkadelic: One Nation Under a Groove

Parliament-Funkadelic: One Nation Under A Groove is a documentary broadcast in the USA on PBS in October 2005 as part of the Independent Lens series.

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PBS

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.

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Pyramid

A pyramid (from πυραμίς) is a structure whose outer surfaces are triangular and converge to a single point at the top, making the shape roughly a pyramid in the geometric sense.

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Radio

Radio is the radiation (wireless transmission) of electromagnetic energy through space.

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Stretchin' Out in Bootsy's Rubber Band

Stretchin' Out in Bootsy's Rubber Band is the first album by American funk and soul band Bootsy's Rubber Band, an offshoot act of Parliament-Funkadelic led by bassist and vocalist William "Bootsy" Collins.

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Sun Ra

Sun Ra (born Herman Poole Blount, legal name Le Sony'r Ra; May 22, 1914 – May 30, 1993) was an American jazz composer, bandleader, piano and synthesizer player, poet and philosopher known for his "cosmic philosophy," prolific musical output, and performances.

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The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein

The Clones of Dr.

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The Electric Spanking of War Babies

The Electric Spanking of War Babies is the twelfth studio album by the American funk band Funkadelic, released in 1981 on Warner Bros. Records.

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The J.B.'s

The J.B.'s (sometimes punctuated The JB's or The J.B.s) was the name of James Brown's band from 1970 through the early 1980s.

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The Mighty Boosh

The Mighty Boosh is a British comedy troupe featuring comedians Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding.

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The Pinocchio Theory

The Pinocchio Theory is a 1977 single by the American Funk band Bootsy's Rubber Band.

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Trombipulation

Trombipulation is a 1980 album by the funk band Parliament (see 1980 in music).

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Vietnam War

The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and also known in Vietnam as Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a Cold War-era proxy war that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/P-Funk_mythology

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