| Oct 10, 2010
The wave of high-pitched shrieks alerted fans that "MJB" had arrived at the accessories section of Nordstrom in Towson Town Mall.
"Yes!" screamed Lesley Jones, who wore a T-shirt with an airbrushed picture of her idol, Mary J. Blige.
| Oct 7, 2010
| 8:08 AM
She inspired women across the country to rock supersized gold earrings and combat boots in the early '90s. Later, she showed African-American women that it was OK to have a short blond 'do.
As she matured, her style evolved into classic, and elegant,...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 11:36 AM
If Ice Cube's career is any indication, the life cycle of a rapper is highly unpredictable.
One day you're protesting police brutality, and 20 years later you're playing cute for the "Ramona and Beezus" set.
Still, his legacy as one of the pioneers of...
| May 19, 2011
Jason Aldean has made a name for himself with down-and-dirty songs like "Hicktown" and "Big Green Tractor" that hark back to old-fashioned country and western.
The first single off his last album, a defiant barnstormer called "My Kinda Party," follows...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 11:58 AM
Editor's note: The Def Leppard concert originally scheduled for July 9 has been rescheduled to July 31 due to a family illness.
If the kids will be flocking to Merriweather Post Pavilion on Saturday night for Animal Collective, their parents will heading...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:32 AM
A day before their show at Jiffy Lube Live, Def Leppard announced Friday morning they would have to postpone their performance scheduled for Saturday night.
The band has had to reschedule because of a family illness, according to the e-mail concert...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:56 AM
Another week, another country singer announces a show at Jiffy Lube Live.
This week, it's Brad Paisley, whose "Wetter & Wilder World Tour" - presented by Chevy! - will stop at the Bristow venue September 24.
Singers Blake Shelton and Jerrod Niemann will...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 4:45 AM
1. Sum up Artscape? That’s one of the best things about it — you can’t. Especially since this is the free arts festival blowout’s 30th year (celebrating everything 1980s, which we assume you love).
And, of course, there’s...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 8:30 AM
The Black Keys have been confirmed at Merriweather Post Pavilion.
The band, which just sold out the Verizon Center last week, will play Merriweather May 18. The show had been rumored, but it was confirmed this week on the venue's website. The band is...
| Aug 8, 2011
| Aug 8, 2011
| 9:18 AM
The longest nightlife event this week is Insubordination Fest, which will take over the Ottobar for three days starting Thursday. The punk festival, now in its sixth year, will host some 40 bands, including, Chixdiggit, Danny Vapid and the Cheats, Fatal...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Lots of marquee performers are in the area this week - Kesha, Bob Dyland and Leon Russell, a bunch of djs at the traveling music festival IDentity. But the signature event of the week is clearly the annual Rap Round Robin, which this year will feature...