Go-go
Go-go is a popular music subgenre associated with funk that originated in the Washington, D.C., area during the mid-1960s to late-'70s. It remains primarily popular in the area as a uniquely regional ...
Ashley's Roachclip
"Ashley's Roachclip" is an instrumental song by funk group The Soul Searchers from their 1974 album Salt of the Earth on Sussex Records. A portion of the song from 3:30-3:50 contains a widely recogniz...
Guilty as Charged (song)
"Guilty as Charged" is the third single from Gym Class Heroes' fourth full-length album, The Quilt.It was released for digital download release on December 1, 2008 in the UK, it features UK R&am...
Anwan Glover
Ralph Anwan Glover is an American actor, musician, model, and disc jockey.
Gaining local fame as a teenager in 1992 as one of the founding members of the Backyard Band, a go-go band, he made his a...
Bob Mintzer
Bob Mintzer is a jazz saxophonist, composer, arranger, and big band leader based in Los Angeles, California.Bob Mintzer, born January 27, 1953 and a native of New Rochelle, New York is what's known a...
Mike Dillon (musician)
Mike Dillon (aka Mike D) is a percussionist, vibraphonist, bandleader, vocalist and songwriter born in San Antonio, Texas. He is a member of Critters Buggin, Les Claypool's Fancy Band and Garage A Tro...
Chuck Brown
Charles Louis "Chuck" Brown (August 22, 1936 – May 16, 2012) was an American guitarist and singer who is affectionately called "the Godfather of Go-go". Go-go is a subgenre of funk music develope...
Let Me Clear My Throat
"Let Me Clear My Throat" is a song by American hip-hop artist DJ Kool. It was released in April 1996 as the third and final single from his album of the same name Let Me Clear My Throat. It was record...
Good to Go (film)
Good to Go (also known as Short Fuse) is a 1986 film directed by Blaine Novak, starring Art Garfunkel as a Washington, D.C. journalist who struggles to clear his name after being framed for rape and ...
Work the Walls
"Work the Walls" is a song by Rare Essence, which was released as a single in 1992. A sample of the theme song that was used in The Oprah Winfrey Show (which made its debut in 1986) from 1989-93 is pl...
Anthony Harley
Benny Anthony Harley Sr (1963–2010), better known by his stage name "Little Benny", was an American Trumpet player, who was a part of the Washington D.C. based go-go band Rare Essence. He was named by...
DJ Kool
DJ Kool (real name John Bowman) is an American DJ and rapper born in 1958 who, in the late 1980s, produced several popular rap singles. Born in 1958 in Washington, D.C., his influence from his years o...
Kevin Hammond
Kevin "Kato" Hammond is an American musician and journalist. He is the owner and creator of Take Me Out To The Go-Go, Inc. (TMOTTGoGo), editor and publisher of Take Me Out To The Go-Go Magazine, exec...
Battery Milk
Battery Milk is the first album by Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle. The album includes experimental, funk and jazz.