Land of Funk Hall of Fame http://wyso.org en Boogie Nights: A History Of Funk In Dayton http://wyso.org/post/boogie-nights-history-funk-dayton <p><em>During the 1970&rsquo;s, a new genre of music called funk was making its way into the American mainstream and Dayton, Ohio was at the epicenter. Community Voices Producer Basim Blunt says that more funk bands came from Dayton, than any other place in the world. This story is about the world famous funk bands that hailed from the city&rsquo;s West Side, and one community&rsquo;s attempt to honor their legacy before the music fades.</em></p> Tue, 31 Jul 2012 19:13:08 +0000 Basim Blunt 19854 at http://wyso.org Boogie Nights: A History Of Funk In Dayton