DJ | Music Curator
Aaron is the ideal 1:1 ratio within Mixology. Having both a passion for mixing cocktails and mixing music, it’s clear what’s most important to him: The Vibes.
Having spent ten years in Los Angeles, Aaron started his hospitality career as a server within the Hillstone Restaurant Group. Shortly thereafter, he worked his way behind the bar, receiving his formal craft cocktail training while at The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Aaron also led the cocktail programs of La Bohéme, 1212, and Estrella, as well as aiding in the opening of Farmhouse at the Beverly Center. His most recent venture was in management at the Venice hot spot Wabi-Sabi located on Abbot Kinney.
Aaron is also an accomplished DJ and music curator. Born and raised in Detroit, his musical ideology is deeply rooted in the iconic sounds originating from the Motor City: funk, soul and R&B. He is also well versed in Open Format, which also includes 80s, Pop, House, Hip Hop and Top 40. He has performed in restaurants, lounges, hotels and nightclubs, as well as curating private and corporate events. Past and present venues include: 1212, Estrella, MA Lounge, Neuehouse, The Rose Room, Mrs. Fish, Perch, and The Kimpton Everly Hotel among others. Notable clients include: Gucci, AEG, KLEAN, For Freedom International, AlphaSquad, Spotify, and Blockchain Beach.