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Jazz One is a renaissance man.
"Mixing modern music with the classics is his M.O., and he has become a popular DJ in the Austin area as a result." -AOL
Austin's finest, Jazz One WILL make you wiggle. He is a true mixologist. Jazz One is a party rocker. He has shared stages with a diverse range of artists such as Dan Deacon, Pigeon John, Asher Roth, Blaqstarr, Killah Priest, U-God, Pac-Div, The Cool Kids, DJ Class and C Rayz Walls. In 2009 Jazzie started the One Take Mixtape series. Jazz One collaborated with Fifth Gallery, Off Shoot Media and Austin's best MC's to turn the One Take Mixtape into a mult-media event. After years of playing un-official shows during the South by Southwest music festival with local, regional and national acts, Jazz One played SXSW officially in 2010.
If MC means move the crowd or mic controller, then Jazz One is an MC. Jazz One is not a rapper, he's a poet with good self esteem. His poetry has been seen in films. It's been on television. It's been heard over the radio. In 2007 Jazzie's poetry was been featured on a Hip Hop album from the Fresh Boy Crew. Jazz One has performed at shows with some of poetry's top talent. He performed poetry at music shows. He has recently taken his poetry on the road and playing shows around Texas and out of state.
Jazz One's was last film was 2007's Night People: Seize the Night. The film directed by Eric Power won Best Experimental Film at the Traildance Film Festival. He also was seen in Alex Salahi's film Destiny's Bug. He has a cameo in the film Fourplay.