Soul Searchers – Blow Your Whistle [1974]

Taken from “The Salt of the Earth” released in 1974 on Sussex Records.

Washington, D.C., bandleader, performer, and songwriter Chuck Brown has been a prominent figure on the city’s go-go scene since the late ’70s. Brown & the Soul Searchers have also been one of the rare go-go acts to gain national attention, even though it was short-lived.  Go-go is a subgenre of funk music developed in and around Washington DC. in the mid- and late 1970s. While its musical classification, influences, and origins are debated, Brown is regarded as the fundamental force behind the creation of go-go music

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