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Band/Artist Name: Aaron Myers
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Story behind your band/artist name: Im named after my father, who was named after his father.
Band Members: Aaron Myers (I usually hire different musicians to be with me on different gigs/shows.
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : Currently, I'm tied to Mr. Henry's on Capitol Hill as their resident artist. For 5 years, my music was based in the DuPont area. I currently live in Mount Pleasant.
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: -Marion Barry gave me a job.
-Recorded a song about he Metro written by Washingtonian Oren Levine.
-Was a former Young Democrat in DC
-I've done most of the neighborhood walking tours
-I like to dance at the drum circle at Malcolm X Park
Anything else we should know, or you want to share: I'm using my energy to fight for the rights of artists based in DC.
Official Website URL: www.aaron2.me
Facebook URL: Facebook.com/mraaronmyers
iTunes Link: https://itun.es/us/s2q-N
Spotify Link: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5JqWYlpaw2lH5PrAXxFtqK
Other Links: Twitter.com/AaronMyers
Main Genre: Jazz
Other Genres: Neo-Soul, R&B, Gospel