Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Chuck Baby Celebration 5/17/12 8pm

DC Yoga Week in Anacostia ends on a sad note as we mourn the Godfather of Go-Go, Chuck Brown. Tendani Art Place will dedicate this week's Vibe Session Open Mic to Chuck Brown's musical legacy on Thursday 5/17/12 at 8pm.

Chuck recently walked the streets of MLK Jr. Ave SE during a photo exhibit by Artist Thomas Sayers Ellis called, "Un Lock it, People in the Go-Go Pocket"

Go-Go Legend Chuck Brown doing it his way
Photo by Thomas Sayers Ellis
Ellis interviewed Chuck just in time to learn about the inside culture of Go-Go and how Chuck felt as he turned 75 years old. 

Join us as we celebrate the man who kept the DC Go-Go scene alive and played every performance from the heart. My favorite Chuck Brown tune reminds us to live with swing and let our worries get carried away with the drums. RIP Chuck Baby!

Chuck Brown Vibe Session
Thursday 5/17/12 
Tendani Art Place
1922 MLK Jr Ave SE

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