- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
EU, Slim, Junkyard Band, Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers, Am Fm and more.
This mix has been a long time coming. Perhaps Washington Go-Go is finally getting the recognition it deserves. This is the first in a series of go-go mixes; Part 1 is a primer on some of the classics and in the forthcoming Part 2 we'll dig a little deeper!
To read more about Go-Go, its history and major artists:
Kip Cornell - The Beat: Go-Go's fusion of hip hop and funk
To learn how to play Go-Go drums, check out Brian 'brain' Mantius' excellent tutorial DVD:
Brain's Lessons: Shredding Repis on the Gnar Gnar Rad
To listen to a broad range of quality Go-Go, pick up these two excellent compilations:
Joey Negro - Go Go Get Down
Snowboy - Meet me at the Go Go
DEDICATED TO CHUCK BROWN