Team Familiar Band (formally Familiar Faces) performing live at the Inauguration Ball for incoming DC Mayor Muriel Bowser. Friday, January 2015 @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center.Read More
We would like to invite everyone out to help celebrate D. Floyd (The King of the GoGo Beat) and a incredible 30 years in GO-GO!
Oct. 19th, Howard Theatre…
We promise he will give you back all that you’ve given to him over these years….!
Donnell “D. Floyd” Floyd, honoree
Donnell Floyd was born and raised in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area. Although he’s played the saxophone since the fourth grade, he didn’t fall in love with it until the 10th grade when he started attending the Duke Ellington School of the Arts. That is also when he joined the infamous Go-Go band Rare Essence (RE). Floyd performed with RE for almost two decades spanning from 1983 to 2001. Floyd recorded songs with such greats as Doug E. Fresh, Heavy D and Redman during his stint with RE...Read More