Laris Karklis - The Washington Post - April 12, 2010
The Mothership, lost in space Article | This is a story about a UFO. Not just any UFO. The Mothership. It might be the most awe-inspiring stage prop in the history of American music and it belonged to funk legends Parliament-Funkadelic. Since the Mothership vanished in Prince George's County in 1982, rumors of its whereabouts have muta...
Legendary P-Funk guitarist Garry Shider dies at 56 Article | TRENTON, N.J. -- Garry Shider, the longtime musical director of Parliament-Funkadelic whose funky guitar work, songwriting skills and musical arrangements thrilled fans around the globe and earned him a spot in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has died. He was 56.