| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Here's a round-up of our week at Midnight Sun:
•••• The '80s were back this week. I caught up with members of old Baltimore hair-metal bands. See what they're up to (and what they look like now) here. The fun didn't stop there: Van...
| 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...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 7:33 AM
Chris Brown will bring his F.A.M.E. Tour to 1st Mariner Arena on Wednesday, Sept. 28. Kelly Rowland, T-Pain and Young Money rapper Tyga will open the show for the R&B star.
Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 a.m. and you can get them at livenation.com,...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 11:27 AM
Let's first get this out of the way: I'm no dance-music expert. My appreciation is genuine but would be considered cursory by DFA-heads: I've seen an A-Trak set, love LCD Soundsystem and know how to hit a dance floor without making a complete fool out...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:04 AM
It's a crowded week. There are two music festivals (Silopanna and the Baltimore Independent Music), and several concerts with two headliners on the bill: Maroon 5 and Train; Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock; Dan Deacon and Future Islands. Elsewhere: Chuck Brown...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 9:31 AM
Jimmy Buffett's concert Saturday night at Jiffy Lube Live has been postponed over concern about Hurricane Irene, which is already making its presence felt on the Eastern Shore. The band Journey has also postponed its Sunday night concert at the same venue...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:00 PM
How did everyone fare over the weekend? Did Irene leave any Midnight Sun readers without electricity? Did it make you cancel any plans? In local music, the Silopanna Music Festival had to be canceled and Journey and Jimmy Buffett concerts both had to be...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:43 AM
On July 30, MacGregor's Restaurant along with the Classic Rock Band "LIX" hosted "Paint The Town," a dance party to benefit the Museums of Havre de Grace. Secondly, to also recognize the fifth anniversary of the Plein Air Competition, directed by...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 1:26 PM
I've long been a believer in the concept of cause and effect as it relates to shaping our lives. I first learned about it in an eighth grade U.S. history class and it's influenced my thinking, learning and writing since — probably the way I live...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 6:00 AM
How was HFstival this weekend? Were there as many bugs as during FreeFest? Did the Avett Brothers make it at least worthwhile? There are no festivals in Baltimore this weekend, but there are a handful of excellent shows. And Deadmau5 is performing in...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Here are your concert news for the week, including upcoming shows by Kid Rock, the Goo Goo Dolls, Drake, Ami Dang, Aimee Mann, and Lyle Lovett.
Kid Rock, who played Jiffy Lube Live in August with Sheryl Crow, announced Monday he's going on a tour of mid-...
| 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...