“Wind Me Up Chuck:” The Influence of Chuck Brown and Go-Go as D.C. History

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

“Wind Me Up Chuck:” The Influence of Chuck Brown and Go-Go as D.C. History

Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, 2 p.m.

In partnership with the Smithsonian Institution’s Natural Museum of American History, please join us for this panel discussion, moderated by William Reynolds of the Museum’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, which will feature three speakers with a wealth of knowledge about Chuck Brown, go-go music and its narrative in the political and social history of D.C.

Panelists:
-Kato Hammond: musician, owner/founder of TMOTTGOGO Magazine, and author of Take Me Out to the Go-Go: The Autobiography of Kato Hammond.

-Bryan Mills: saxophonist, Secret Society

-Tom Porter: musician, former program director at WPFW (89.3 FM)

Learn about DC Public Library’s Go-Go Archive with more exciting events to celebrate D.C.'s original music genre in August 2017.