| Aug 31, 2011
| 6:05 PM
The new music venue in the Inner Harbor, Baltimore Soundstage, has scheduled its first show for September 6.
Big Sam's Funk Nation, a New Orleans funk band, will play the venue's soft opening. Edwin McCain is scheduled to play the day after. The...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 12:42 PM
The Bellevederes performing last Saturday at the Ottobar as part of the Baltimore Independent Music and Arts Festival, which apparently did not cancel any shows because of Hurricane Irene. The photo was taken by Flickr user @fwredelius. To see your...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 6:44 PM
First, don’t mistake the new Players Bar & Grill for what used to be Mangia’s in Waverly Woods Shopping Center. The new upscale bar and grill may occupy the same spot in the strip, but owner Simon Sadoun, general manager Sean Brown and...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 4:12 PM
This time of year, cast members and organizers of the September Song community theater group are usually bustling about, getting ready for the opening of the troupe's annual musical theater production.
This year, that familiar cast of characters is...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 5:59 AM
Growing up in Carroll County, Libby Cain always wanted to be an artist.
She eventually became a school teacher, but after a long educational career ended, she pursued her childhood passion. And during the next five weeks, the fruits of her labor will...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 10:48 AM
As long as the weather holds, 10 hot-air balloons will be launched into the air Saturday from the Harford County Equestrian Center.
They'll go up as part of SARC's Family Fun Day, one of two events this weekend to help raise money for SARC's programs,...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 1:16 PM
Nearly a decade ago, Michael Patrick Flanagan Smith, a Frederick-born playwright, actor and musician who called Baltimore home for several years, began digging into the life of Woody Guthrie. The fruits of that exploration are now onstage in New York....
| Sep 6, 2011
| 8:00 AM
In the past decade, TV on the Radio has emerged as the quintessential New York band.
More specifically, the lauded, genre-melding quartet has come to define Brooklyn, N.Y.'s renaissance as the world's premier destination for indie rock. The band's...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 8:45 AM
So, you're going to Virgin Mobile FreeFest: 10 hours of music outdoors.
James Murphy and then Patti Smith and then Grace Potter and James Murphy and the Black Keys. Blissful. That is, until you realize there will be a gazillion other people running...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:39 PM
You usually head for a vending machine when you're craving a bag of chips or can of soda.
But there's a one machine in Baltimore that dispenses objects such as a "Hankie Pankie," a heart-shaped engagement ring, a mini-Zombie or, for those in need of...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 6:47 AM
Wayne Hajos stood before a piece of drywall, wholly — you could say "holy" — absorbed. Casting a near-angelic glow in the darkened narthex, he regarded the work in progress before him.
On this sun-dappled morning, the resident iconographer...
| Sep 7, 2011
100 Years Ago
"C" Cup for Cash
In the Times' notes from all over:
"Mrs. A.A. McCormick, of Chicago, was robbed of a hand bag containing $2,200. There is only one safe place for a woman to carry her money when travelling but modesty prevents our...