DrMyers’s Blog

February 18, 2011

Live Jazz AND Spoken Word…all for Free!!

The Black Fox Lounge is a contemporary lounge in the Dupont Circle area of Washington DC offering live music 7 days a week to its patrons.  Reviewed by several blogs and the Washington Post, the Black Fox Lounge will be adding a new twist to it’s Friday Night Music Lineup!!

Friday February 18th (and every 1st and 3rd Friday of the Month) Aaron Myers accompanied by a Jazz Trio will team up with local Spoken Word Artists to offer a night of Jazz and Spoken Word.  “It’s all about self-expression” said singer Aaron Myers, “When I think of Jazz almost immediately my next thought goes out to the poets who helped define the Harlem Renaissance”.

Myers will be joined by, Bettina Judd, Yorri J. Berry, and Michael Van Wood who will “Grace the Mic” and invite the audience to expand their horizons of thought.

The show starts at 9:30pm and runs to 12:30am, however the shows have been running clear into the 1am hour due to the popularity of the Jazz Show!  A patron commented to the Washington Post that, “My parents were native Washingtonians, and they tell me about going to cocktail lounges with live music in the ’40s and ’50s. You don’t have that anymore. But this place is bringing it back.”

See you there!!  Below is Aaron Myers in an impromptu composing session!

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2 Comments »

  1. I heard your impromptu composition. I must say it is mighty impressive. I really enjoyed it. You style might be somewhat but that is what is needed. Anyone can follow everyone but it takes a pioneer to create his own. You are a true artist. You got it,bruh. I wish you all the best. If your travels ever bring you to ATL, look me up.

    Comment by Ramone — April 10, 2011 @ 12:27 pm | Reply

  2. yaaaaa that sounded soooooo goood!!!! I dont think you made that up on the spot, that was too good to be made up.

    Comment by danielle hundley — August 13, 2011 @ 6:47 pm | Reply


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