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DAB Band feat. Dior Ashley Brown

  • Marvin 2007 14th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009 United States (map)

Downstairs doors open at 6:00pm. Happy hour is from 6-7:00pm.

The band plays from 7:00pm to 10:30pm. 

No cover, no tickets, no reservations, just really good music and cocktails!

Dior Ashley Brown is a multifaceted EMCEE, a “Hip-Hop Polymath.” (Washington Post) She is a D.C. area-native and is well traveled due to her parents both serving in the US Military. She began at an early age in the arts, her multi-disciplines include emcee, actor, poet, host, songwriter, playwright, creative community activator, and lead vocalist of The dAb Band (The Dior Ashley Brown Band). She is a graduate of the esteemed Duke Ellington School of the Performing Arts and the University of Maryland, College Park Theatre Arts Programs.

The dAb Band lead by Dior's original Hip- Hop lyrics and vocals include multi-instrumentalist Turk Gaines on keys, David Suggs on drums, from which she also shares The Duke Ellington Alma Mater, and James McCreavy on bass, The Band is a live soul filled, combustion of Hip Hop, Funk, Soul, Jazz, and Go-Go, and are often compared to The Roots. The quartet’s goal is to revive the appreciation of live instrumentation combined with substantive Hip Hop storytelling that inspires and motivates the audience.

 

Earlier Event: August 22
Wildin’ Wednesdays
Later Event: August 24
The Remix