march, 2020

01marAll DayJames Poyser featuring Jaleel Shaw, Mike Boone & Anwar Marshall | $10Two Shows 7:00PM & 9:30PM


Event Details

Three time Grammy Award winner James Poyser is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, record producer and current member of the hip hop band The Roots. Poyser has written and produced songs for Erykah Badu, Mariah Carey, John Legend, Lauryn Hill, Common, Anthony Hamilton, D’Angelo, The Roots and Keyshia Cole. An active session musician, he has contributed to the works of Adele, Norah Jones, Eric Clapton, Joss Stone, Ziggy Marley, Macy Gray and Femi Kuti. Poyser received a Grammy for Best R&B Song in 2003 for co-writing Erykah Badu and Common’s hit “Love Of My Life.” James was also the executive producer on Badu’s highly celebrated albums, Mama’s Gun and Worldwide Underground. A longtime collaborator and member of The Roots, James has joined them on stage, performing live as the houseband for NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
Poyser will be applying his talents to Straight Ahead Jazz covering the genre from Art to Ahmad, Peterson to Powell and everything in between and beyond.  Special guests expected!


All Day (Sunday)



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