Mystery Newsmaker August 7 & 8

Listen this Saturday and Sunday morning during the 8am hour for the WTOP Mystery Newsmaker Contest.

We’ll play the voice of someone you’ve heard in the news this week on WTOP.

Be the first caller at 855-885-1035 to correctly identify the mystery newsmaker and win a pair of tickets to see Indian percussionist Zakir Hussain and Red Baraat live at Wolf Trap.

Indian percussionist Zakir Hussain is an international phenomenon and one of the greatest musicians of our time. He is widely considered a chief architect of the contemporary world music movement. Red Baraat, “the best party band in years” (NPR) merges hard-driving North Indian bhangra with elements of hip-hop. They are joined by GRAMMY-nominated Falu’s Bollywood Orchestra for an evening of high-energy Indian fusion with the timeless elegance of Bollywood’s musical golden age.

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