Melissa A. Weber


Melissa A. Weber is a music researcher and historian; she is also DJ Soul Sister, a respected crate digger and authority on funk, soul, and disco, and hosts "Soul Power,” the longest-running rare groove show in the U.S. She has performed with artists from George Clinton and Bootsy Collins to Questlove and DJ Jazzy Jeff.

Welcome to Dayton, Ohio: The Land of Funk

The Ohio Players, Lakeside, Slave, Zapp. In the ‘70s and ‘80s, Dayton was a hotbed of funk bands. With the opening of a new museum, the city is claiming its position as “The Land of Funk.”