| Jun 22, 2011
| 11:58 AM
With a 60 percent chance of rain this evening, there was some concern lightning would prevent the show from going forward.
Live Nation released a statement this afternoon, via spokesman Jeremiah Xenakis:
"Fans should wear their raingear. The concert...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:36 AM
The next time the Ravens win a game at M&T Bank Stadium, they should be so lucky to get the kind of response four 50-something Irish guys got there Wednesday night.
Thousands of fans - the stadium estimated some 80,000 - welcomed U2 for their first...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:32 AM
A day before their show at Jiffy Lube Live, Def Leppard announced Friday morning they would have to postpone their performance scheduled for Saturday night.
The band has had to reschedule because of a family illness, according to the e-mail concert...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 12:38 PM
Chris Tucker is taking time off from not doing "Rush Hour" movies to go on a stand-up tour, Live Nation announced Monday.
Tucker will hit 18 cities on the tour, his first time on the road, probably, since he started making movie money.
In Washington, he...
| Mar 12, 2011
Frank Remesch's mission was clear, if daunting. Somehow, he had to convince people that the hulking, cavernous 1st Mariner Arena, a 1960s relic that civic leaders had been talking about razing for years, was still a player — could still attract big-...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Rap radio's reigning king Drake will bring his "Club Paradise" tour to Verizon Center on May 25, it was announced today.
J. Cole, Waka Flocka Flame, Meek Mill, French Montana and 2 Chainz will join the Young Money rapper.
For many fans, a headlining...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 11:57 AM
The third Baltimore Beer Week came to a close Sunday. Over 300 tastings, homebrewing competitions and lectures were squeezed into the event's 11 days, sending thousands of beer lovers to bars in the city and the county. How did this year's event...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:41 AM
After performing at Virgin Mobile FreeFest on Saturday, Deadmau5 will be back in Maryland later this month.
He will appear at the new Fillmore Silver Spring September 21 and 22. Tickets, at $50, went on sale today. Brace yourself for all the kiddie...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 8:23 AM
Another day, another Wale concert.
The Washington rapper, who just opened for Lupe Fiasco at Merriweather, and who'll perform at Morgan State's homecoming next month, announced a third regional date for this Fall.
He'll perform at the Fillmore Silver...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 8:47 AM
In Silver Spring, they've been waiting for it for a decade: a brand-new music venue smack in the middle of the arts district — a rock counterpart to the dignified AFI Silver Theatre and the brainy Discovery complex.
When the Fillmore Silver...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 8:35 AM
Washington's 9:30 Club, run by Bethesda-based I.M.P., and U Street Music Hall have formed a cross-venue booking alliance, the two Washington clubs said today.
They say the partnership will allow them to foster up-and-coming talent. "There will be...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:00 AM
The Fillmore Silver Spring just loves Wale.
The rapper, who just played the Live Nation venue in late October, will return January 1. The Fillmore bills it an "Encore." Black Cobain will open.
Wale has been recently dismissed as a sell-out by many in...