| May 12, 2012
He pioneered one the most influential, far-reaching musical genres of the past 50 years. He became a galvanizing force, too, in the cause of human rights. When he died, more than a million people turned out to witness his funeral cortege. Among those...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:49 AM
It's a daunting feat to try and cover Bob Dylan, but when Creative Alliance rocks their fourth Night of 1000 Dylans on Friday, Brian Simms will be handling the keyboard and accordion responsibilities.
"I began picking out songs from the radio on a...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 8:24 PM
They came from near and far, dressed in their best outfits and holding their photos, all eager for a chance to be in a major show featuring Kevin Spacey.
The line of"House of Cards"hopefuls snaked out the door of the Bel Air Armory as the casting call...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Plan your week with our guide to everything going on 1/23 through 1/29.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Man on a Ledge
One for the Money
House (returns; 8 p.m.; Fox)
Hart of Dixie (returns; 9 p.m.; the CW)
The Real Housewives of...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 7:39 AM
When Jordan Page was a boy of 11 with a yen for acting, his greatest thrill was playing the Crown Prince in '"The King and I" onstage.
Two decades later, in the middle of an odyssey that began on Maryland's Eastern Shore, he's starring in a real-life...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 11:40 PM
We've spent a lot of time this year talking about how the NFL seems to be trying to tone down the brutality in football. For the most part, their efforts seem less sincere and more like public relations, because the rules -- which Roger Goodell appears to...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Nearly 40 years ago, a haunting photograph of a naked Vietnamese girl running in anguish after being severely burned in a napalm bomb attack on her village became an iconic image of the Vietnam War.
But most who have seen the Pulitzer Prize-winning...
| Apr 15, 2009
Hairdos that mirror beehives, cars that drip with unfamiliar ornaments and books that came off the shelves years ago.
It's time for Baltimoreans to tuck away their winter clothes and welcome the warm weather, and there's no better way to celebrate the...
| Jul 23, 2009
For six years, the Wiyos ground out a living on the road, playing hundreds of shows in the U.S. and abroad.
This year, all that relentless gigging finally paid off.
The Wiyos, a little-known four-piece band from New York, got an opportunity most bands...
| Mar 20, 2009
| 4:22 PM
In the post on best places to get a great cup of coffee, I wasn't as clear as I should have been. I was hoping for independently owned coffee bars, shops or houses, or at the very least fairly local......
| Jul 31, 2009
| 4:22 PM
I was thrilled when Robert of Cross Keys said he wanted to write a guest post for us. I was even more thrilled when he asked what the rules are. No one ever asked me that before. I love rules......
| Mar 12, 2009
Members Peter Wile, vocals, guitar and harmonica; Gena Smith, guitar, vocals and pedal steel; Corey Zook, guitar; Lance Smith, drums; Nick Jewett, bass
Influenced by Bob Dylan, the blues, Hank...