| Aug 31, 2011
| 7:58 AM
Music fans and local paparazzi will be out in full force Sept. 15 when a bona fide pop superstar joins well-wishers in throwing open the doors of the country's latest Fillmore Music Hall, just down the road a ways in nearby Silver Spring.
The sixth U.S....
| Sep 12, 2011
| 1:19 PM
Recovered yet from FreeFest? (Or! Hampdenfest!) Even if the festival was only a day, the weekend felt like a long one. Maybe that's what being around all those Deadmau5 fans feels like. What did you think of the festival this year? Were there too many...
| 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 20, 2011
| 11:21 AM
Yes, there's actually stuff to do this Thanksgiving weekend. Here's our list of happenings for the week of 11/21-11/27.
MOVIES OPENING (Wednesday)
My Week With Marilyn
| Sep 29, 2011
| 12:53 PM
[Ed. note: No running diary this time. I was judging a Battle of the Bands for WPOC in Hanover aka doing my best Simon Cowell impression, so I didn't get home until 8:40 p.m. I watched a DVR-ed version. The obvious good news of the night is the auditiions...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 5:45 PM
No one wants to be kicked off the show, but especially not the week when you reveal a very personal story on live TV.
The results show is designed to drag out the aforementioned results with a mix of guest performances by singers and dancers. But...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:28 AM
Silver Spring is getting a new live music venue this Fall, and Mary J. Blige has been tapped for the opening ceremony.
The Fillmore Silver Spring, part of a Live Nation-owned chain of venues that also includes locations in Miami Beach and San Francisco,...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 4:00 AM
The week ended and Michael Lohan still doesn't have a place for his party. Boo hoo. His much promoted party was so toxic it was canceled within hours of its announcement on this blog. In other news, the Dew Tour is expected to draw over 50,000 people to...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:12 AM
Kings of Leon have cancelled all dates of their 2011 tour because the lead singer, Caleb Followill, is suffering from "vocal issues and exhaustion."
The announcement was made Monday by tour promoter Live Nation.
The band had been scheduled to perform at...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 8:17 PM
Finally, the last week of blind auditions on NBC’s “The Voice.”
At the start of this episode, teams helmed by Adam Levine, Cee Lo Green, Christina Aguilera and Blake Shelton had precious few spots left for the taking. Cee Lo had the...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Tonight, American Idol auditions hit Atlanta, and the guest judge for the visit is Mary J. Blige. Contestant No. 1 is Dewone Robertson. He says his great-uncle discovered Gladys Knight and the Pips and that another relative played drums for......
| Dec 16, 2009
| 4:22 PM
John-John William IV saves the day and comes through with a recap of last night's SYTYCD: Am I the only person who was not that impressed with the first part of the “So You Think You Can Dance” season finale?I......