By Way of the Drum is the 14th studio album by the American funk band Funkadelic. It was recorded between and for MCA Records but shelved until its release in on Hip-O Select. The original sessions were produced by George Clinton, while Harry Weinger and Alan Leeds serve as compilation producers. This limited-edition (of ) marks the first appearance of this long-lost classic, featuring Eddie Hazel on guitar on Sunshine of Your Love; Some Fresh Delic; Freaks Bearing Gifts; Primal Instinct, and more. Go Unlimited. Start your day free trial. Stream By Way Of The Drum by Funkadelic and tens of millions of other . Aug 12, The general feeling among fans who bootlegged the bejesus out By Way Of The Drum was that MCA shelved the album in because the label didn't get what they expected. And with the masters found a couple decades later, when the legacy of P-Funk felt far deeper than any late-'80s comeback.
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for By Way of the Drum - Funkadelic on AllMusic - - To a certain degree, you can say that . Find a Funkadelic - By Way Of The Drum first pressing or reissue. Complete your Funkadelic collection. Shop Vinyl and CDs. By Way Of The Drum Lyrics: He took the heat out of the flame, He took the heat right out of the flame / You took the heat out of the flame / You took the heat right out of the flame / Out of the fire burning.