funk Tag

Summer 2020 - Who would have thought that we are going to spend it during a worldwide pandemic? It's strange. The times we live in are weird and good vibes without thinking about the virus are hard to come by. Even more so, I want...

Curtis Mayfield was among the first of a new wave of mainstream black R&B performing artists and composers injecting social commentary into their work. This "message music" became extremely popular during the 1960s and 1970s. Mayfield taught himself how to play guitar, tuning it to the...