TIR 119: Webb Spins Plan to Draw Fans to Dayton Funk Center

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Brought to you by FUNKNSTUFF.NET and hosted by Scott Goldfine — musicologist and author of “Everything Is on THE ONE: The First Guide of Funk” ― “TRUTH IN RHYTHM” is the interview show that gets DEEP into the pocket with contemporary music’s foremost masters of the groove.

Featured in TIR Episode 119: A man who has spearheaded a years-long campaign that is near and dear to the hearts of TRUTH IN RHYTHM viewers and listeners of this program — entrenching funk music as its own, unique genre and creative force; honoring funk artists and figures; and educating the world and young people about funk music and culture.

That man is David Webb, President, CEO and Founder of the Funk Music Hall of Fame & Exhibition Center in Dayton, Ohio — a city that has been called the Funk Capital of the World due to it being home to wonderful, leading acts like the Ohio Players, Lakeside, Sun, Roger Troutman and Zapp, Heatwave, Slave and many more.

Here, Webb discusses FunkCenter challenges, accomplishments, upcoming events and ultimate vision. For more info on TheFunkCenter, go to thefunkcenter.org.

RECORDED OCTOBER 2019

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