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For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Covered In New York Times

For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Covered In New York Times

The Museum Of UnCut Funk spoke with Tammy LaGorce, a writer for the New York Times, about Black people on money and other funky thangs!

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ObamaCon: The Making Of A New Black Superhero Exhibition

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An Exhibition Of Comic Book Covers Featuring The First Black President Of The United States

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For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Exhibition Press Conference

For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Exhibition Press Conference

For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Exhibition At The Museum Of American Finance – Press Conference – February 22, 2016

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MY FUNKALICIOUS PICKS FOR BEST NEW ARTIST

MY FUNKALICIOUS PICKS FOR BEST NEW ARTIST

I don’t believe the The Recording Academy will deny selecting Halsey or Lukas Graham for Best New Artist at next year’s Grammy Awards.

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TWO FUNKY DIVAS: DREEZY & ADELE

TWO FUNKY DIVAS: DREEZY & ADELE

Although Adele is primarily noted for her voice, it’s all about the lyrics and music, that make a song. As popular as she is today, my love for her has grown, since she initially took the world stage.  Dreezy has taken the world of music by storm and has been hailed as the “Princess of Chicago Rap.”  Her album “No Hard Feelings” dropped this past summer, and she’s also featured on Aluna George’s track “Mean What I Mean,” from his latest, “I Remember.”

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Uncut Funk: the internet’s funkiest museum of black culture

Uncut Funk: the internet’s funkiest museum of black culture

It’s free, open 24/7 and contains a magnificent archive of African American culture ranging from afros to blaxploitation movies. Is the Museum of Uncut Funk a step ahead of the new Smithsonian?

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DIDN’T BLINK-182 WIN A GRAMMY? A MUSICAL YORN

DIDN’T BLINK-182 WIN A GRAMMY? A MUSICAL YORN

They actually haven’t. A band that’s been around since 1995, they’ve performed at the ceremony, presented there, even announced Tom DeLonge returning to the band there.

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GRAMMY WORTHY MUSIC – A SWEET SIX FROM DREEZY TO ADELE

GRAMMY WORTHY MUSIC – A SWEET SIX FROM DREEZY TO ADELE

I find I have to search for new music every year.  Apart from those that are promoted heavily, generally consumers are left in the dark, unless they go surfing online or hear about something by word of mouth.  Last year one of my favorites, that seems like it will never stop getting exposure, is the song “Rise Up” by Andra Day.

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CoinWeek Podcast #37: UnCut Funk: African-American Representation and Money

CoinWeek Podcast #37: UnCut Funk: African-American Representation and Money

The Museum Of UnCut Funk was recently interviewed by Charles Morgan, Editor at CoinWeek.com about our museum, our commemorative coin, medal and medallion collection and other funky topics.

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THE ART OF THE CHAMP: ARTISTS TALK ABOUT VISUALLY REPRESENTING ALI

THE ART OF THE CHAMP: ARTISTS TALK ABOUT VISUALLY REPRESENTING ALI

The Museum Of UnCut Funk was recently interviewed for an article written by Patrick Sauer from Vice Sports about visual representations of Muhammad Ali.

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Museum Of UnCut Funk Meets Steve Adubato On One On One

Museum Of UnCut Funk Meets Steve Adubato On One On One

Guess who met Steve Adubato on his One On One TV program!!

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Pensacola Museum Of Art

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Pensacola Museum Of Art

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution – Exhibition Results From The Pensacola Museum Of Art.

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A Quick Chat with Museum of UnCut Funk Curator Pamela Thomas

A Quick Chat with Museum of UnCut Funk Curator Pamela Thomas

The Museum of UnCut Funk isn’t a traditional brick and mortar display art house.

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Women in Comics NYC Collective International: Black Women in Comics Spotlights – Pamela Thomas

Women in Comics NYC Collective International: Black Women in Comics Spotlights – Pamela Thomas

Pamela Thomas is the Co-Owner and Co-Curator of the Museum Of UnCut Funk (museumofuncutfunk.com), an avid collector of Black memorabilia and an expert on 1970’s Black culture.

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From Shaft To Fat Albert, NJ Duo Preserves 1970’s Black Pop Culture

From Shaft To Fat Albert, NJ Duo Preserves 1970’s Black Pop Culture

Pamela Thomas remembers the moment when she realized her hobby was a little different from knitting. It was when she found herself trying to get to the post office before it closed, so she could send off more than $2,000 in money orders to fund her “addiction.”

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Remarks by the President at 2016 Black History Month Reception

Remarks by the President at 2016 Black History Month Reception

For Immediate Release
February 18, 2016
East Room
4:51 P.M. EST

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Press Release – Indiana

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Press Release – Indiana

Funky Turns 40 Art Exhibit At Black Cultural Center

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Press Release – Pensacola

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Press Release – Pensacola

The PMA gets Funky with New February Exhibit: Funky Turns Forty

February 23rd-April 9th

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Museum Of UnCut Funk Partners With The Google Cultural Institute

Museum Of UnCut Funk Partners With The Google Cultural Institute

The Museum Of UnCut Funk brings images from it’s FUNKY Collection online with the Google Cultural Institute

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Reading Public Museum

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Reading Public Museum

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution – Exhibition Results From Reading Public Museum.

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