| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:00 AM
A moody tavern. An extraordinary cocktail. The easy lapping of bay water against the banks of the Inner Harbor. Duckpin lanes. Old Bay. Art in an otherwise empty storefront. For all of these things, and for so many more, people love Baltimore. People feel...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 1:47 PM
Virgin Mobile FreeFest is finally here. And unlike last year, when only High Zero conflicted with the festival, there are a ton of other things happening on Saturday. We'll have a blog post later this week on alternatives to Virgin FreeFest for Saturday....
| Sep 10, 2011
| 10:08 AM
Some 35,000 people are expected to convene at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia today to watch performances by the Black Keys, Cee-Lo Green, and an eccentric millionaire. No, not Sir Richard Branson, Virgin's founder - Deadmau5, the Canadian DJ...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 12:47 PM
As summer's fleeting charms begin to fade, fall swirls into view in a burst of kaleidoscopic color. Relish autumn's arrival with 50 nifty travel ideas for the Mid-Atlantic region: from leaf peeping and leisurely drives, to museum-hopping, fall-inspired...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 12:57 PM
In advance of the famed Philadelphia Flower Show, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is featuring "Enchanting Orchids," an exhibit featuring plants grown by experts from the Pinelands Orchid Society. In addition to these...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Here's a round-up of our week at Midnight Sun:
•••• Very. Important. Band. Radiohead added dates to its upcoming tour, including a stop at Verizon Center on June 3. Tickets go on sale tomorrow. More details here.
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
As The National’s Matt Berninger hit his stride in “I Need My Girl,” guitarist Aaron Dessner glanced to his right on stage. His young daughter, just south of two feet tall and wearing a pair of large, sound-dampening earmuffs, was...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:46 AM
Quick, someone get Matt Berninger a comfortable couch and sympathetic therapist. Playing the first of a sold-out four-night stand Tuesday at Chicago Theatre, the National vocalist divulged a wealth of disturbing anxieties and thorny problems that would...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Dressed in his usual dark shirt, suit jacket and matching denim pants, singer Matt Berninger of Brooklyn, N.Y.'s the National is peevishly hammering a beach umbrella into the ground with his dress shoe.
As he settles into a camp chair in a sun-...
| May 21, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Here's some important background information for anyone considering the sixth album from Brooklyn-based masters of rock 'n' roll despair the National: "I am not," singer Matt Berninger declares late in the album, on "Graceless," "my rosy self."
| Dec 10, 2012
| 9:03 AM
American aviation authorities confirmed Monday that Latin music star Jenni Rivera died Sunday in a plane crash in Mexico's mountainous terrain....
| Oct 5, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Allentown Symphony Hall is giving some love with tickets to its presentation of “From Russia with Love.” Pianist Conrad Tao With every ticket bought to Allentown Symphony Orchestra’s presentation of “From Russia With Love”...