The late '60s and early '70s were heady times for experimentation, but for every truly successful blend ("Time Has Come Today" by the Chambers Brothers), there was at least one attempt that was misguided at best, or crass commercial exploitation at worst ("Let's Spend the Night Together" by Muddy Waters).
Paint It Black: Kaleidoscopic Funk Collision (CD 2002). Harmless CD 2002 HURTCD043 5014797020436. Various - PandP Records Funk and Rap Anthology CD (3) Harmless NEW. Label: Harmless. Sweet G "Boogie feelin' rap".
In 1976, after the band dissolved, their second album, Roots and Offshoots, was self-published under the Paco Media Inc. label. Their performance of "Mercy" is included in Harmless Records' 2002 compilation CD (also published as a double-LP set) Paint It Black: Kaleidoscopic Funk Collision. In 2003, the Get Away label made a vinyl reissue in Italy of The Dawn Take-Away Concert (catalogue number GET 626).
Their album Afreaka! has become a popular source for sampling. Since 2008, they have received sporadic airplay by BBC radio presenters Huey Morgan and Gideon Co. .Retrieved 2013-02-03.
Funk, Soul 4,856,442. Various - Paint It Black (Kaleidoscopic Funk Collision) (CD, Comp).
FLAC-up Funk, Soul Various - Paint It Black (Kaleidoscopic Funk Collision). Various - Paint It Black (Kaleidoscopic Funk Collision) MP3 album ZIP archive. 1288 downloads at 15 mb/s. Various - Paint It Black (Kaleidoscopic Funk Collision) FLAC album ZIP archive. 1200 downloads at 21 mb/s. Various - Paint It Black (Kaleidoscopic Funk Collision) WMA album ZIP archive. 1142 downloads at 19 mb/s.
Africa - Paint It Black (1968) (7:36) 10. Funkadelic - Fish, Chips & Sweat (1970) (3:03) 11. John Klemmer - Third Stone from the Sun (1969) (4:11) 12. Parliament - The Silent Boatman (1970) (5:54). Labels: FLAC, Oldies, Various Artists. Various Artists - 120% Soul 6CD Boxset (2004).
|1||–The Chambers Brothers||Time Has Come Today|
|2||–The Supremes||Come Together|
|3||–Undisputed Truth||Ball Of Confusion|
|5||–The 8th Day||Rocks In My Head|
|6||–Muddy Waters||Let's Spend The Night Together|
|8||–Merry Clayton||Southern Man|
|9||–Africa||Paint It Black|
|10||–Funkadelic||Fish,Chips & Sweat|
|11||–John Klemmer||Third Stone From The Sun|
|12||–Parliament||The Silent Boatman|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Harmless Recordings
- Copyright (c) – Harmless Recordings
- Distributed By – Deluxe
- Compiled By, Liner Notes – John Stapleton
- Mastered By [Balance] – Johnny Octopus
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 5 014797 020436
|HURTLP043||Various||Paint It Black (Kaleidoscopic Funk Collision) (2xLP, Comp)||Harmless||HURTLP043||UK||2002|