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Summer Flicks x CAN I KICK IT? feat The Golden Child / 6.19.18

This Tues June 19th join SHAOLIN JAZZ and the DowntownDC BID for the third film in our Summer Flicks x CAN I KICK IT? outdoors series, the martial arts/comedy The Golden Child, starring the iconic Eddie Murphy.

DJ P.U.D.G.E will get the party started at 7:30 PM, along with games and activities provided by DPR with the moving starting around 8:45 PM.  For more info/RSVP click here.

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This month at CAN I KICK IT? (4.24.18 at Songbyrd), we’re screening the contemporary cult martial arts classic “Kiss of the Dragon” starring action star Jet Li.  We’ve also got a special announcement that we’ll be making soon, but for now #upstairsdowntownstairs is the hint.  Stay tuned for more…

CAN I KICK IT? / 7.25 / ft Marked for Death

We’re pleased to announce that, after last month’s successful outdoor series at Freedom Plaza, we’re back at Songbyrd Music House & Record Cafe for our next edition of CAN I KICK IT?, Tues July 25th, screening the cult classic Marked for Death starring Steven Seagal, 6 – 10 PM, FREE.

We’re pretty excited about this month’s screening, as we’ll be conducting CAN I KICK IT? downstairs in Songbyrd’s music house, so please take note.

At this month’s event we’re happy to announce that the pop-up shop (also located downstairs) will feature Efua’s baby – a Washington, DC woman owned business offering high quality handmade products including 100% all natual soy & coconut oil candles, body butters and other products.

To RSVP click here.

#MYTUESISBETTERTHANYOURS

This month’s CAN I KICK IT? is going to be a good look.  For info/RSVP click here.

Interview via Songbyrd DC

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Props to the good people at Songbyrd for the SHAOLIN JAZZ press.  We dish on the beginnings of SHAOLIN JAZZ, CAN I KICK IT?, and the DC art and music scene.  To check out the read click here.

SHAOLIN JAZZ in BLACK BELT Magazine

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This is iLL!  We’re incredibly honored to be featured in Black Belt Magazine which is like The SOURCE magazine of martial arts publications.  Salute!

CAN I KICK IT? / 10.25 / Screening The Raid Redemption

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Can not wait for this one!  The Raid is one of the only and illest martial arts trilogies, period and one of 2-Tone’s favorite flicks so he’s GOING IN!  And if to top off, The Double Down Kings will be hosting the Pop-Up Shop.  Come thru next Tues to Song Byrd and be prepared.  For more info and to RSVP click here.

CAN I KICK IT? / 7.26 / ft “Hard to Kill” starring Steven Seagal

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This month at CAN I KICK IT? we’re bringing you a true cult contemporary martial arts classic – “Hard to Kill,” starring one of Hollywood’s most enigmatic stars: Steven Seagal.  Come thru to Songbyrd on Tues. July 26th from 6-10 PM as 2-Tone creates another unique experience mixing classic tracks with the film.  For more info and to RSVP click here.

CAN I KICK IT? at Siena College / Recap

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Props to everyone that attended CAN I KICK IT? at Siena College and salute to Costin and his team for bringing us out and ensuring our production was tight on every level.  Hopeful we can get back there for next year’s Hip-Hop Week.  For more recap photos click Read the rest of this entry

SHAOLIN JAZZ / CAN I KICK IT at Siena College

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This month is going to be crazy.  Not only are we prepping for our trip to Ethiopia, but we also have a range of SHAOLIN JAZZ college engagements, starting with Siena College.  The good people at the Damietta Cross-Cultural Center and SEB Coffeehouse are bringing us out this Thurs as apart of their Hip-Hop Week to conduct CAN I KICK IT?  If you’re in the area or know someone that is whom you feel would be interested in attending feel free to share this post.