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Funkentelechy vs. The Placebo Syndrome

   Artist: Parliament
Label: Casablanca
Orig. Released: 1977
Catalog No.: LPCASA7084
Condition: Sealed-Reissue
Format: LP

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Description
"...considered to be one of the best in Parliament's catalog. It is a loose concept album warning the listener of falling into the 'Placebo Syndrome', which according to George Clinton is consumerism, and listening to disco music, which he saw as a simplification of funk music in attempt to gain commercial success. The album spawned a number #1 single in "Flash Light", which features a funky synthesizer bass line played by keyboardist Bernie Worrell. The album became Parliament's fourth consecutive gold album and second platinum album."

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Track Titles
1. Bop Gun (Endangered Species)
2. Flash Light
3. Funkentelechy
4. Placebo Syndrome
5. Sir Nose D'Voidoffunk (Pay Attention
B3M)
6. Wizard of Finance


 

 
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