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  • Havre de Grace high music teacher is quarterfinalist for Grammy music educator award

    Havre de Grace high music teacher is quarterfinalist for Grammy music educator award
    Havre de Grace High School's Richard Hauf is among the nation's elite in the running for the award and cash honorarium that will be presented during Grammy Awards Week 2015. Hauf is a music teacher at Havre de Grace High School and director of the...
  • Preakness ticket sales running ahead of last year

    Preakness ticket sales running ahead of last year
    Ticket sales for Saturday's 139th Preakness are running ahead of last year, as the event's past success and star power of featured musical acts allow organizers to curtail advertising. With the spotlight on the Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome...
  • A big, fat Grammy wedding [Commentary]

    A big, fat Grammy wedding [Commentary]
    If I had to distill into one image the experience of growing up gay in America, it would be that of the angry right-wing protester brandishing a handmade sign with "GOD HATES FAGS!" menacingly scrawled across it in capital letters. I was born in 1960, and...
  • Call him what you want, Kanye West remains at music's forefront

    Call him what you want, Kanye West remains at music's forefront
    FRIDAY UPDATE: "The concert is still on! We will see you tonight!" reads the message on Baltimore Arena's website regarding tonight's Kanye West concert. The Yeezus show is on; check back tomorrow for my review. --------------- For the past decade, it...
  • Harford Library celebrates the four British lads who changed America

    Harford Library celebrates the four British lads who changed America
    "One, two, three, FOUR!" Never has a foreign invasion of a country's culture been announced in such a way. But so it was when American disc jockeys began playing the B-side of a 45 rpm record by a popular British rock 'n' roll quartet in January 1964....
  • Maysa and Baltimore R&B at the Grammys

    Maysa and Baltimore R&B at the Grammys
    Last June, R&B veteran Maysa Leak, of Gwynn Oak, was still waiting for the recognition she believed she was owed.  "The [Grammy] nomination is what I'm going after. My music has deserved that for so long. I don't know why it hasn't achieved that," she...
  • Q&A: Maysa on her Grammy nomination and plans for Sunday's ceremony

    Q&A: Maysa on her Grammy nomination and plans for Sunday's ceremony
    Maysa Leak refused to get her hopes up on Grammy nomination night last month. Besides, it was already a celebration of a different kind; she threw her son 14-year-old Jazz a birthday party.  But at around 9 p.m., as she cleaned the kitchen and Jazz...
  • Baltimore woman gleeful about making music to help sick children

    Baltimore woman gleeful about making music to help sick children
    In the summer of 2008, When Leora Friedman was 15 and her sister Ariela was 19, the sisters led a song-writing workshop for patients and families of the Hackerman-Patz House, a Baltimore residence for children receiving limb-lengthening surgery at Sinai...
  • Alan Jackson still loves the craft

    Alan Jackson still loves the craft
    Alan Jackson can't help but wonder: Where did the "real" country music go? "Right now, it seems like it's gone," said Jackson, who headlines Merriweather Post Pavilion on Friday. "It's not that I'm against all that's out there. There's some good music,...
  • With Babyface's help, Toni Braxton is ready to sing again

    With Babyface's help, Toni Braxton is ready to sing again
    In February, Severn native Toni Braxton said she was ready to retire from music to focus on acting. Even though the 45-year-old singer has sold more than 60 million records worldwide and has six Grammy Awards on her shelf, Braxton was "a little depressed"...
  • Call 2012 the year that TV got social

    Call 2012 the year that TV got social
    Call 2012 the year that TV got social -- real social. And if you want the moment of moments, it came in the first debate between President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, when someone created the #SaveBigBird hashtag on Twitter...
  • Grammy nominees, Kobe Bryant and Tim Cooke are having an awesome St. Nick's Day

    Grammy nominees, Kobe Bryant and Tim Cooke are having an awesome St. Nick's Day
    If you stepped into something unexpected today, here's hoping it was related to St. Nicholas Day and not a irresponsible pet owner. Millions of children (and some freaky adults) are finding candy and other assorted junk stuffed into their shoes this...