U Street Movie Series Kicks Things Off With Marley, Petey and Chuck

The U Street Movie Series will kick off next (June 18) Wednesday with the 2012 documentary “Marley”. The once-monthly film series “meant to honor the musical  and culturally diverse roots of the Greater U Street Corridor” takes place at the Harrison Recreation Center (1300 V Street NW).  Films begin at sundown. For July 16, they will be showing the movie that told the story of DC’s own Petey Greene, “Talk To Me” which starred Don Chedle and DC’s own Taraji P. Henson. And for the for August 20, the concert movie “Chuck Brown: Put Your Hands Up!”, which along with … Continue reading U Street Movie Series Kicks Things Off With Marley, Petey and Chuck

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The Go-Go, Hip-Hop and Urban Contemporary Nominations Released for the 28th Annual Wammies

Congratulations to the following artists and groups who have been nominated for the 28th Annual Wammies, which will be held at the State Theatre in February, 2014.  At this event is where the winners will be announced. For those who … Continue reading The Go-Go, Hip-Hop and Urban Contemporary Nominations Released for the 28th Annual Wammies