William DeVaughn – Be Thankful for What You Got (screwed and chopped) This is a perfect song, one which I try to start the day with whenever possible. Now that Rojonekku pointed out the slow version, my mornings drag on … Continue reading
Backyard Band – Reggae In The Yard (from Jungle Music 2000) Seems as though some Go Go bands in DC are also known for doing whole Regg’Go sets, not sure if this is a new thing or what. I have … Continue reading
Lissen Band – Touch It (from Lissen Bootleg 2009)The Beat! Go Go Music from Washington D.C. was very recently put back into print, along with a new edition of great photographs from the scene from the last 15 or so … Continue reading
What Band – Single Ladies (from 3/27/09 @ CFE Bootleg 2009) One more Go Go joint for today. Notice how they naturally screw and chop themselves at the end (?!). This is why I listen to this stuff. Also, this … Continue reading
New Impressionz – Chicken Head (from Live 9-6-09 @ Icon 2009) I wish this was a lot longer but hey.
What Band – Track 4 (from 03-27-09 @ CFE bootleg 2009) I wish Go Go bands would channel Sun Ra’s synth ghost more often. What Band are one of my favorite D.C. crews who’s material didn’t fall into my lap … Continue reading
Thanks Twankle and Glisten.