JAZZ FUNK & GO-GO JAM
A CELEBRATION OF THE MUSIC OF WASHINGTON, D.C.!
Join us October 21-23, 2022 as we light up Germantown with the best of the area artists including Christylez Bacon, Push Play featuring Pam Ward and D. Floyd, MC Jazztet, Crush Funk Brass Band, Sugar Bear & E.U., Robert Person & Allyn Johnson, and the band that backed father of Go-go, The Chuck Brown Band. Call 301-528-2260 or visit www.blackrockcenter.org for more information.
***Please note that Christylez Bacon, Professor Alvin Trask and the MC Jazztet, and Crush Funk Brass Band have been postponed. Please call 301-528-2260.****
Push Play Featuring Pam Ward & D. Floyd
10/22/22, 2:00 AM
Led by one of Go-go’s most legendary figures, Donnell Floyd, Push Play features some of the DMV’s most amazing musicians and performers who put their spin on your favorite R&B/Soul Classics.
Sugar Bear & E.U.
10/23/22, 2:00 AM
For over half a century, Experience Unlimited—commonly known as E.U.—has been synonymous with the funky, quintessentially Washington, D.C., dance music known as Go-go.
Robert Person & Allyn Johnson
10/23/22, 7:00 PM
Vocalist Robert E. Person has become one of Jazz and Gospel music's most quintessential singers. Allyn Johnson is a multi-talented musician, composer, arranger, and producer whose trademark sound gives brilliance and fortitude to the art of jazz improvisation.
The Chuck Brown Band
10/23/22, 11:00 PM
The Chuck Brown Band toured the world with the Godfather of Go-go for the most prolific period of his life, when he had 5 Billboard charting releases and a Grammy nomination over a ten-year period.