Don’t Let Go [Our Girls]

#‎BringBackOurGirls‬ all over the world, and in my city, and in my state. And how about… Don’t give us up in the first place.  And don’t give up on us.  Cherish us and respect us. ...

Whatchu Know ‘Bout “Mumu Fresh” Tho?

This gem represents just one of a hunnit reasons you should be at the Howard Theatre on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8pm for The Reintroduction of Mumu Fresh Mixtape Release Concert. Maimouna Youssef a.k.a....

Go-Go Love Notes

From Facebook pages of go-go groovers: “Headed to the Howard Theatre for the Honors event! I’m excited to say the least! Thanks Kato Hammond and the TMOTTGOGO Family!” – Donnell Floyd, Sr. (Honoree) “My dancers...

A Rumpshaker’s Route to Regg’go

The first time I heard of Ras Lidj was in 1998 when he was featured in one of the first printed editions of Take Me Out to the Go-Go Magazine.  I couldn’t pronounce his name,...

Go-Go, Get Your Bible

Check out Mark, Chapter 6.  The first few verses are about Jesus going to his hometown to do God’s work and being straight dissed.  Hometown folks recognized him as someone they were familiar with, and...

Sweet, Sticky Serendipity

She walks like us, she talks like us; she loves go-go, hip hop, and her own DC style. Shannadora Hollis is a three-dimensional artist from Northeast DC who creates Serendipities by Shannadora, canvas paintings that...

Trouble Funk: The Timeless Treasure

Fans at Trouble Funk’s “Hump Day” Video Release Party celebrated the band’s 35 years of crank, plus the new music we’ve been waiting for from the go-go greats.  On board the party train of brilliant...

Take Me Out to the Go-Go: Live Programming for TMOTTRadio

Take Me Out to the Go-Go Media (TMOTTGoGo) has initiated an online fundraising campaign to support TMOTTRadio’s transition from recorded programming to a live format.  In this interview with Ninety-Nine, the Godfather of Go-Go Media...

Go-Going Home

R.I.P. tribute articles in Take Me Out to the Go-Go Magazine.  Two within the last two days. Condolences and prayers go out to the families, loved ones, students, friends, colleagues, and fans of “Sugar Foot”...

The Chocolate City Shuffle CRANK LIKE…

Go-Go, the Giver and the Gift!!  Witness my community TAKING CARE OF ITS OWN HEALTH!  The people put their own music and moves to work with the crankinest collaboration! Chocolate City Band and GoGo Fitness…....

Lounge with ‘Black Leon’ this Tuesday 11/19

Speaking of producer/emcee combos, Head-Roc just dropped a new project with all beats done by Black Ink.  On Black Leon, Head-Roc’s second exhibition in 2013, Black Ink’s tracks lay a foundation for the mic maestro...