JON FRITZ has been performing live since he was 16 years old in Barrington, New Jersey. His musical journey has taken him from New York to Los Angeles & Key West to Austin. Jon also lived and played music in South America for 10 years and in the early 2000s had the lead role in both “Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” and “Jesus Christ Superstar” at West Virginia University. He has recorded six albums of original music and has charted three songs on the radio. A veteran of the Washington DC area music scene since 1996, Jon plays a variety of popular music covering great tunes from Elvis Presley to Incubus and everything in between.
White India Pale Ale
45 IBUs • 7.7% ALC / VOL
Dry-Hopped • Coriander • Grains of Paradise
Brewed with coriander, orange peel and then heavily dry-hopped with Amarillo & Centennial hops, Equinsu Ocha blends the refreshing spicy character of a Belgian Witbier with the hop aromatics of an American IPA. Look for citrus aromatics upfront with a refreshingly hoppy finish complemented by coriander & grains of paradise. Alriiiiiiiighty then! Read more >
Glassware – Tulip, $7
Justin Trawick is a Virginia native born in Leesburg, VA and now residing in Arlington, VA close to Washington DC. His music ranges in styles from folk/bluegrass all the way to funk/hip hop. Justin’s lineup varies for each show and with instrumentation that includes: upright bass, electric and acoustic guitars, mandolin, banjo, saxophone, trumpet, cello, piano, harmonica, drums, and hand percussion.
David is seasoned musician and has been performing since he was 9 years old. His versatility in the local music scene has made him a house hold name in the DC area with influential styles of pop, rock, reggae, hip-hop, and indie. Though first and foremost a vocalist and rhythm guitar player, he also has performed drums, bass, and keys with various bands.
David is also a talented DJ, and is the founder of the nostalgic alternative rock series called Back To The 90s.
David has shared the stage with Weezer, Ash, Ballyhoo! and Ozma.
David has performed at many notable venues on the east coast including The Fillmore, Jammin’ Java, Rock & Roll Hotel, The Black Cat, The National, and CBGB.
Shirkaday is a rock cover band hailing from Northern Virginia. Led by vocalist, Joe Bernui, the band covers music from the 70’s to today, with the focus on 90’s to include songs by Green Day, Chili Peppers and Sublime. Occasionally, you will hear them play and original song or two. Their schedule and song list can be found at www.shirkaday.com
Cold Gin is the hottest KISS Tribute Band playing today. You can still enjoy and relive the costumes, blood, fire and all the great Kiss classics. Cold Gin has performed its Kiss Tribute Band show for audiences in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware and other locations in the United States.
Timmie Metz is a rock & soul singer, guitar player and band leader hailing from the Washington D.C./Baltimore/Annapolis area. With a soulful, slightly gravely, voice that rings of Chris Stapleton, Marvin Gaye, Van Morrison and Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant, Timmie loves to entertain. “My main goal is to get family & friends on their feet with their children, dancing. There is nothing better.”
Autumn Seasonal Beer
22 IBUs • 7.0% ALC / VOL
Pumpkin • Spices • Brown Sugar
Our Pumpkin Ale is a beautifully balanced autumn brew with rich orange coloring and complementing spice aromas. This seasonal ale is handcrafted with an assortment of specialty spices and a generous amount of raw pumpkin, creating a delicious American original. Like Fall, it won’t last long!
Chris Thomas is a 36-yr old singer/songwriter from the Washington DC metro area. He’s been writing and playing live music in the region for the last 18 years and draws inspiration from the sounds of the 80s, 90s, and Top 40 throughout the years; his one-man band style and unique take of cover songs is sure to draw anyone’s attention!
Sharif – who is currently earning his Masters at the Berklee College of Music – has made quite a name for himself on the touring front, vacillating from playing intimate solo acoustic shows of his original material to belting out cover tunes (from Rihanna’s “Disturbia” to Maroon 5’s “Won’t Go Home Without You” to Beastie Boys “Girls”) at biker bars to playing one of his favorite genres of music, oldies, at retirement centers (because he wants to, not because he has to) to corporate gigs for Gap and Amstel Light to opening for the likes of Jason Mraz, Kenny Loggins, Rhett Miller, Rusted Root, and Blake Shelton.
“Music consumes me,” explains Sharif, who has approximately 2,000 shows around the world under his belt. “I just love playing music, teaching music, learning more about music, and doing whatever I can to get there.”
Imperial Red Ale
American Strong Ale
50 IBUs • 8.3% ALC / VOL
Malt • Caramel • Candied Fruit
This American Strong Ale features complex malt flavors with strong caramel and dark candied fruit undertones. At 8.3% ABV this dangerously smooth and full bodied beer is the perfect companion for autumn nights around the camp fire. Read more >
Glassware – Snifter, $7
This acoustic alternative rock soloist, Mike Richards released his first live self-titled, 5-track EP back in August of 2015. Based in Washington D.C., he has toured the country playing from coast to coast. Mike has been performing in rock bands and acoustically since the age of 14.His roots stem from a heavy influence of 90’s alternative mixed with some acoustic rock. His influences through the years have been the likes of Incubus, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Smashing Pumpkins, Foo Fighters, Third Eye Blind, Jack Johnson, John Mayer, Ed Sheeran, Prince, and The Beatles. He began this project after the split of The Offset, a former Washington DC based rock band that opened for the likes of The Wailers and Frankie Munoz’s band “You Hang Up”.
Since starting A Note Two Self, Mike has been signed to a small label based in Phoenix Arizona and has been performing around the nation for local clubs and festivals such as the Atlantic City Beer Festival with names such as the Dropkick Murphy’s and Streetlight Manifesto. He also performed in the 2017 Chicago IL and Columbia MD legs of Vans Warped Tour. His tour route for 2018 will include the final run of Vans Warped Tour, the Prescott Valley Fair in Phoenix AZ, and various other locations around the East Coast TBA.