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  • DC to Build Pavilion Named After Go-Go Icon Chuck Brown (Pics)

    Jan 11, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Late go-go legend Chuck Brown, who rocked many open-air theaters during his iconic career, will soon have one named in his honor in his Washington hometown. D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray signed legislation Thursday to build a Chuck Brown Music Pavilion, reports NBC Washington. Photos of the project were on display at a news conference attended […]

  • We Remember … the Fallen of 2012

    Jan 1, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *As the New Year settles upon us and we reflect on all those we’ve lost. Let us remember those who have made an impact on every aspect of our entertainment culture. Actor Michael Clarke Duncan, died at the age of 54, with complications from a heart attack. The Don of Soul Train, Don Cornelius, committed […]

  • Brian Culbertson Plans Chuck Brown Tribute at Inaugural ‘Jazz Getaway’ (Music)

    Jun 5, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *During his lifetime, Chuck Brown was known as the godfather of go-go music, a fact not lost on Brian Culbertson, who worked with the North Carolina-born legend on the song “Feelin’ It.” The collaboration with Brown, which appears on Culbertson’s 2010 album, “XII,” marked a personal and professional high point for the jazz musician. Nowadays, Culbertson joins […]

  • EURweb Celebrates 1st Black Music Month Artist Spotlight

    Jun 1, 12 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment


    *On behalf of Lee Bailey’s EURweb.com, we proudly present our first Black Music Month Artist Spotlight in honor of African American Music Appreciation Month 2012. The month long observation was renamed by a 2009 proclamation issued by President Obama. (June was formerly and formally known as Black Music  Month under a proclamation from then President Jimmy Carter in June, […]

  • ‘Godfather of Go-Go’ Chuck Brown [Photo Gallery]

    May 19, 12 by EURpublisher03 Leave a comment


    *The passing of Chuck Brown, the “Godfather of Go-Go” a few days ago, really hit the D.C. area community and Go-Go enthusiasts hard. But for those that didn’t know about his contributions to the music industry and hear his tunes, they were exposed to a man of great talent. But aside from his talent, many […]

  • Don’t Mean A Thing if it Ain’t Got that ‘Go-Go’ Swing

    May 18, 12 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment


    *By Wednesday afternoon the news had spread about the passing of 75 year old R&B legend Chuck Brown, who formulated the pulsating beats known as “go-go” music. It’s rhythmic phrasings are a mix of calypso, funk, soul, jazz, dance hall and all else that makes for indescribable feel good music.  If you’re cool enough to know that Washington, D. C. […]