George Clinton Giving Up the Funk, to Retire from Parliament Funkadelic in 2019

Legendary funk master George Clinton announced that he will be leaving Parliament Funkadelic in May of next year. P-Funk will continue on in his absence. “It’s never really been about me. It’s always been about the music and the band,” Clinton said in an official statement. Upcoming shows include a few stops in New York including Hunter Mountain on June 16, New York City on August 3, and Rochester on August 26. Ticket information is available on the band’s official website. P-Funk will announce dates for their “One Nation Under a Groove” tour, which will conclude Clinton’s tenure with the band.

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic Tour Dates:
May 3 – Bonita Springs, FL – Southwest Florida Events Center
May 4 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues Orlando
May 5 – Clearwater, FL – Coachman Park
May 6 – New Orleans, LA – House of Blues New Orleans
May 10 – Savannah, GA – The Stage on Bay
May 11 – Asheville, NC – Salvage Station
May 12 – Portsmouth, VA – Portsmouth Pavilion
May 25 – San Diego, CA – The Music Box
May 26 – Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theater
May 27 – Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara Bowl
May 28 – San Francisco, CA – The Independent
May 29 – San Francisco, CA – The Independent
June 2 – Nelsonville, OH – Hocking College Campus
June 16 – Hunter Mountain, NY – Hunter Mountain
June 20 – Glasgow, UK – Kelvingrove Bandstand
June 22 – Oslo, Norway – Rockefeller
June 23 – Odense C, DK – Musikhuset Posten
June 24 – Reykjavik, Iceland – Laugardalur
June 26 – Hilversum, NL – Podium De Vorstin
June 27 – Arnhem, NL – Luxor Live
June 28 – Amsterdam, NL – Paradiso
June 29 – Lublin, PL – East of Culture Different Sounds Festival
June 30 – Brussels, BE – Coleur Cafe Festival
July 1 – East Sussex, UK – Love Supreme Jazz Festival
July 3 – Paris, FR – Casino De Paris
July 6 – Nottingham, UK – Rock City
July 7 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Academy
July 8 – London, UK – Roundhouse
July 11 – Interlochen, MI – Kresge Auditorium
July 12 – Fort Wayne, IN – The Clyde Theatre
July 13 – Kalamazoo, MI – Bell`s Eccentric Cafe – Beer Garden
July 15 – Chicago, IL – Grant Park
July 17 – Minneapolis, MN – Varsity Theater
July 19 – Dayton, OH – Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway
July 20 – Columbus, OH – Hollywood Casino Columbus Showroom
July 21 – Warren, OH – Packard Music Hall
July 28 – Dillon, CO – Dillon Amphitheater
Aug. 1 – Ardmore, PA – The Ardmore Music Hall
Aug. 2 – Washington, DC – 930 Club
Aug. 3 – New York, NY – The Liberty Belle
Aug. 4 – Beverly, MA – The Cabot Theater
Aug. 5 – Newport, RI – Fort Adams State Park
Aug. 9 – Knoxville, TN – The Mill & Mine
Aug. 10 – Jacksonville, NC – The Tarheel
Aug. 11 – Richmond, VA – Maymont Park
Aug. 23 – Lexington, KY – Lyric Theatre
Aug. 24 – Arrington, VA – Lockn’ Music Festival
Aug. 25 – Cherry Creek, NY – Cockaigne Ski Resort
Aug. 26 – Rochester, NY – Frontier Field

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