On Thursday, WPGC’s DJ Flexx hosted Go-Go 95 Live at D.C. Lottery Live featuring Big G and the Backyard Band. It was lit.
Backyard entered the D.C. Go-Go scene in the early ’90s and have stayed hot ever since.
On Thursday night, they performed hits like “Pretty Girl” and also played some of their popular remixes like Adele’s “Hello.”
DJ Flexx caught up with Big G from the Backyard Band after the performance
Check out some photos and videos from Go-go 95 Live:
Fans signed WPGC’s virtual thank you card to Big G and The Backyard Band.
One listener wrote, “Thanks BYB!! I’ve been riding with y’all since college in the mid 90s! Love y’all for keeping the music & culture alive!!”
Another wrote, “For 20 plus years y’all been killing it… The face of D.C. Yal are responsible for giving this area our own sound. I thank yal for never quitting and pushing so hard. Thanks for coming up with new crankage and keeping it g while you do it.”
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