Getting down for the upstroke and paying tribute to the late keyboardist.
By Uncle Blurt
The Bernie Worrell tributes and testimonies continue to emerge in the wake of the erstwhile Funkadelic/Talking Heads member’s recent passing. Over at Big O zine, there’s a classic archival recording of Funkadelic live in ’74 that features Worrell in the lineup:
The full tracklisting is below, and it’s a corker, as the saying goes. In the lineup of Funkadelic at the time were Worrell and George Clinton, of course, along with Ray Davis, Grady Thomas, Calvin Simon, Fuzzy Haskins (vocals), Tiki Fulwood (drums), Mike Hampton, Garry Shider, Ron Brykowski (guitars), and Cordell Boogie Mosson (bass).