George Clinton is at the top of the list when it comes to funk. Next to the late great Godfather, James Brown, George can take credit as among the most influential musicians in the genre, for the groundbreaking sounds he helped make with his groups Parliament and Funkadelic, as well as numerous side, solo and spin-off projects.
On Stargazer, HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence speaks with astronomer Christopher Phillips, who gets to use one of his clever British pronunciations for a story about a planet in our solar system and discoveries revolving around gas there…
Jeff Goldblum's acting credits are likely far better known to you than his musical background, but he's also an accomplished pianist and band leader. He spoke to HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence about both aspects of his life, including his group, Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, and their area shows later this month at the Blue Note Hawaii.
For this week’s Stargazer, HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence speaks with astronomer Christopher Phillips about some local efforts using the Hubble Telescope to observe some celestial phenomena…. With a very nice tail.