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Soul Town

In the 1960s and ’70s, Washington’s soul and funk scenes flourished. Here’s a look at the musicians who made it their own—and are still performing all these years later.

The members of Black Heat. Photograph by Eli Meir Kaplan.

Full-Screen Slideshow: Soul Town

This article appears in the June 2013 issue of The Washingtonian.

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