| Dec 7, 2011
| 8:25 AM
This surprise show, headlined by hip-hop's most popular potheads, sold out quickly, unsurprisingly. This year was Wiz's breakthrough year, scoring hits and Grammy nominations (two for "Black and Yellow," sorry Ravens fans) from his major-label debut,...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:47 PM
Mac Miller, the rapper on the rise from Pittsburgh, brings his Blue Slide Park Tour to Rams Head Live tonight. If you're unfamiliar with Mac, here's what you need to know: He doesn't take himself too seriously ("goofy" might be an apt description), he's...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 6:48 AM
Name: Sean Davis
Birthdate: Oct. 23, 1993
Birthplace: Washington D.C.
Hometown: Temple Hills
High School: Maret
Senior statistics: 162 tackles, three forced fumbles and three interceptions,...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 8:46 AM
Maroon 5 and the rapper Wiz Khalifa will headline this year's Preakness Infield May 19 at Pimlico Race Track, the Maryland Jockey Club announced Friday morning.
It's the fourth year the Infield has hosted marquee performers as part of the InfieldFEST, an...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:22 AM
A new marketing campaign unveiled Monday aims to replace the tweeting centaur Kegasus as mascot of the Preakness Infield.
The campaign seems to be the latest component of the Infield marketing roll-out, but the Maryland Jockey Club is not taking credit...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Wanted: new mascot for 137-year-old racing event. Must appeal to the young and Web-savvy. Social media experience required.
That's the premise of an anonymous marketing campaign unveiled this month to unseat the tweeting centaur Kegasus as the mascot...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The country band Little Big Town and the British rock band The Darkness will perform at the Preakness Stakes Infield this year, the Maryland Jockey Club is set to announce this morning.
The bands are the last piece of the live entertainment roster at...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:10 AM
"The Voice" is shaking things up a little bit for the audience. Tonight, contestants were subjected to instant eliminations, and two solid shocks ensued … after blind auditions, battle rounds and the first live culling of team members, four artists...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 12:13 PM
From the world of rap journalism comes inevitable news for Baltimore rap fans: XXL did not offer local mic-fiends Los and Mullyman spots in this year’s "Freshman 10" issue. After closer examination of the just-released cover(and I really mean...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Nicki Minaj, Wiz Khalifa, Schoolboy Q, Jennifer Lopez, YG and Trey Songz are among the acts tapped for Power 106's annual summer hip-hop concert, Powerhouse.
The full lineup for the concert was announced by the radio station Monday morning.
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Saturday’s inaugural Kulcha Shok Surf and Muzik Festival was created by Coconut Grove native and surfer Lance O to promote the reggae music and beach-culture vibe encouraged for nearly two decades by his record label based in Miami. That it’...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 10:01 PM
Not many artists can get their name placed before that of superstar rapper Kanye West on a festival lineup, but piano man Elton John has received top-billing for the 2014 edition of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. Other headliners at the four-day...