Ohio has long been considered a haven for some of the world’s best funk musicians, and now an upcoming venue will be erected in the city of Dayton to honor pioneers of the genre. This March, the city will welcome the opening of the Funk Music Hall Of Fame and Exhibit Center, an effort that […]

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     Leroy” Sugarfoot” Bonner is dead at the age of 69. The 70’s funk band frontman and guitarist died Sunday of cancer. “Sugarfoot” was the lead vocalist on “Skin Tight”, “Love Roller Coaster”, “Fire”, “Who’d She Coo”, “Heaven Must Be Like This”, “I Want to Be Free”  and many other hits for the band. My […]