Primus' Les Claypool is a Guest Professor at Funk University
Wed, 08 Sep 2010 12:06:48
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Primus frontman/bassist Les Claypool is headed back to school, in a professorial capacity. Claypool has become a guest professor at Bootsy Collins' Funk University, an online bass guitar school. Other professors of bass thwap include George Clinton, Victor Wooten, P-NUT, Meshell Ndegeocello and John B. Williams, among others. Claypool surely is in impressive company.
Students of the Funk University are able to log in to the online academy and access new multimedia content, which is uploaded daily and includes educational tools like lessons and tutorials, as well as lectures on funk history and philosophy. Collins has promised that the school will focus on the practical aspects of the industry and professors are allowed to offer advice and knowledge that they've gained from their experience in the biz.
Who else would you like to see on staff at this online bass school besides new professor Les Claypool?