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While supplies last, CDs of Bootsy Collins’ new album ‘Tha Funk Capital of the World’ (out 4/26) will be available with eye-popping holographic 3D album art designed by Roy Koch, Mascot Records’ in-house artist. Bootsy says, “The album cover art work breathes like it is a living being/city… it’s alive.” For a preview of the physical packaging, check out an animated .GIF image here: http://bit.ly/fFN5Uy
‘Tha Funk Capital of the World’ will also be available in a 2-LP transparent blue vinyl and is now available for pre-order on Amazon: http://amzn.to/glwC6r
“Don’t Take My Funk,” featuring Catfish Collins and Bobby Womack, is now available on all digital retailers (links below). Rolling Stone called it “effortlessly groovy,” listen here: http://bit.ly/huOfBg
Tour dates supporting ‘Tha Funk Capital of the World’ will be announced soon.
‘Tha Funk Capital of the World’ features fellow P-Funkers George Clinton and Bernie Worrell, along with an all-star lineup of musicians and cultural luminaries including rappers Snoop Dogg, Chuck D, and Ice Cube; actor Samuel L. Jackson; banjo phenom Bela Fleck; the Rev. Al Sharpton; scholar Dr. Cornel West; guitarist Buckethead, and more.