Go-Go Music Collection
Scope and Contents
This is an artificially created collection of materials related to Go-Go music and the Go-Go music community. Materials include live and studio recordings of Go-Go performances; periodicals and article clippings about Go-Go performers, music, and culture; academic works regarding Go-Go; and ephemera related to Go-Go music and performances.
- Creation: 1975 - 2022
5.5 Linear feet
Language of Materials
Materials in the Go-Go Collection are organized into series based on material format. Subseries are created to create further subdivisions by specific types of materials and material origin.
Series I: Periodicals Series II: Scholarship Series III: Ephemera Series IV: Photographs Series V: Audio-Visual Materials Subseries 1: Cassettes Subseries 2: Compact Discs Subseries 3: LPs Series VI: Oversized Items
This artificial collection comprises materials acquired from multiple individual donors. The collection continues to be added to as donations are made periodically over time.
The oral histoyr transcripts from Series 2, Box 2, folders 11 and 12 were seperated from this collection and places into collection 230: Kip Lornell and Charles Stephenson oral history collection.
Standard archival processing procedures were followed.
Clippings from newspapers and magazines were photocopied onto bond paper, and discarded. Original newsprint was separated from the collection. Duplicates of print materials were separated from the collection.
The collection was processed at the folder level. Items acquired and added to this collection will be placed into folders, and added to the appropriate series.
- Go-Go Music Collection
- An inventory of the Go-Go Music Collection
- Processed by Philip Espe
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- 2022-08-25: Series and subseries updated.
- 2022-08-25: Added information from the revised processing work and finding aid composition by DCPL staff member Philip Espe.