Skip to main content
  • The Musical Life of Chuck Brown

    The 2012 Smithsonian Folklife Festival paid tribute to the late Chuck Brown, the “Godfather of Go-Go,” with a day of special concerts and discussions.

    Here we present the entire panel discussion, “The Musical Life of Chuck Brown,” in which his band members shared their experiences of playing with the man who would become a musical legend.

  • Support the Folklife Festival, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, sustainability projects, educational outreach, and more.