* Rare Essence

When:
March 17, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
2019-03-17T20:00:00-04:00
2019-03-17T20:15:00-04:00
Where:
DC City Winery
1350 Okie St NE
Washington
DC 20002
Cost:
$20

Rare Essence is one of the charter, founding members of the go-go movement in Washington, D.C. (some even say the group pioneered the now universal use of the congas to play the go-go beat). They first hit national headlines in the early 1990s with singles like “Work the Walls” and “Lock It.”

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the JazzTimes. NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper and On Tap Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He previously covered the city’s music scene for WGTB, Georgetown University’s radio station, where he was a show host, writer, and columnist. He graduated from Georgetown with a bachelor’s degree in American Musical Culture. Read him at sinnenbergmusic.com. Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.