Tuesday Jul 22
E.U. featuring Sugar Bear Go-go
For nearly 40 years, the heavily syncopated, percussive music called "go-go" has been one of the dominant dance beats of Washington, D.C. A regional offshoot of funk pioneered in the 1970s by Chuck Brown, go-go is a blend of Latin beats, call-and-response chants, R&B, and jazz layered over a signature rhythmic pattern laid down on snare, kick drum ... (more)
The Morning Call
Folkie Keller Williams brings out the funk
Keller Williams' latest CD, "Funk," is being touted as a surprise album. Williams is known for playing acoustic music that often has leaned toward folk.
The Washington Post
a oeHot enough for you?a This weeka s playlist might make it better--or not.
Summer officially arrived less than a week ago and already we're wondering "when will it end!" Remember back in March when we couldn't wait for warmer weather? Basically Mother Nature has told us so.