George Clinton http://mtpr.org en Parliament-Funkadelic Mothership Lands in the Smithsonian http://mtpr.org/post/parliament-funkadelic-mothership-lands-smithsonian <p>In the "Old-News-Is-Good-News" Department: The Smithsonian's <a href="http://nmaahc.si.edu/" target="_blank">National Museum of African American History and Culture</a> <a href="http://articles.washingtonpost.com/2011-05-18/lifestyle/35232787_1_smithsonian-george-clinton-african-american-history" target="_blank">has acquired The Mothership</a>. Starting in 2015, you'll be able to admire the spacecraft that, amid a blaze of stagecraft and cannabis smoke, brought funkadelic to the people. Actually, it's a replica Mothership, built in the 1990s; the whereabouts of the original are unknown.</p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 23:05:34 +0000 Beth Anne Austein 7574 at http://mtpr.org Parliament-Funkadelic Mothership Lands in the Smithsonian