Bootsy Collins tells us how to get a seat on the Mothership

Few musicians have been as science fictional, for as long, as William "Bootsy" Collins. He's been the cartoon character at the heart of George Clinton's UFO-inspired Mothership. He's helped Buckethead construct a giant robot. He's kept it weird for decades. » 4/29/11 12:00pm 4/29/11 12:00pm

io9 Talks To Junie About P-Funk And Aliens

Parliament-Funkadelic (P-Funk) was known for its science fiction storylines and spacey music. One of the crucial ingredients in the P-Funk stew was musical genius Junie Morrison. He also jazzed up the early Ohio Players albums (which featured this alien-looking bald woman as their cover model.) And his own solo albums… » 1/18/08 3:00pm 1/18/08 3:00pm