Sun Mar 18
7719 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
The Midnight Movers are a powerhouse of authentic soul music featuring the dynamic trumpeter and singer Curtis Pope as well as talented lead singer Winfield Parker. The band is most famous for its decades long collaboration with "Wicked" Wilson Pickett, and they also toured and recorded with other legendary artists including Isaac Hayes, Sam & Dave, The Isley Brothers, The O'Jays and B.B. King.
It was on the road with Wilson Pickett that the band perfected its compelling stage show with outstanding horns, seamless medleys, high-stepping choreography and a joyful approach to performing. It was Pickett's famous song "I'm A Midnight Mover" that was the inspiration for the band's name. Wilson Pickett and the Midnight Movers performed all over the world until 1997 when the band struck out on their own. Since then, the Midnight Movers have continued to hone their reputation as one of the best live soul bands in the world!
The Midnight Movers will be performing songs from their days with Wilson Pickett and other legends including classic hits such as "Mustang Sally", "In The Midnight Hour", "Funky Broadway", "Land Of 1000 Dances", "Soul Man", "Hold On! I'm A Comin'", "It's Your Thing" as well as other classic soul hits that will have you singing and dancing all night long!