Read time: 0 minutes

C&L's Late Night Music Club With Parliament Funkadelic

On June 16th, the funk world lost one of its most beloved musicians when Garry Shider succumbed to cancer at the age of 56. Known as 'Starchild' and '

On June 16th, the funk world lost one of its most beloved musicians when Garry Shider succumbed to cancer at the age of 56. Known as 'Starchild' and 'Diaperman' to his fans, Shider was a long time member and musical director of the venerable P-Funk family, where he was featured prominently in the hit songs like, "Cosmic Slop," "Getting to Know You," and "One Nation Under a Groove". R.I.P.

Comments

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.