Earth, Wind & Fire and Chicago -- two bands of the same era from the Windy City with different sounds and permanent legacies -- will bring their "Heart and Soul Tour 2.0" to Royal Farms Arena on Tuesday night.
Since his "Bank Rolls (Remix)" established him as a rapper to watch last year, East Baltimore's Tate Kobang had yet to release a new project to capitalize on the national buzz. That changed Friday, when Kobang released "Since We¿re Here," a 10-song mixtape
The latest episode of "Broad City" features Ilana getting intimate with Blake Griffin (somewhat -- you'll have to watch) to "Low Drop," a song by Normaling (.Rar Kelly and DJ Lemz) with guests verses from TT the Artist and Rye Rye.
Top 40 radio fans might not know Charlie Puth by name. But chances are good they know the 24-year-old¿s wistful falsetto, thanks to his scene-stealing feature on Wiz Khalifa¿s ¿See You Again,¿ a surprise, quadruple-platinum hit from last year¿s ¿Furious 7¿ soundtrack.
In January, Boiler Room in Federal Hill entered the increasingly popular, video-games-and-beer fray, and on a recent Friday night visit, it seemed like Baltimores best take on the national trend to date.
For some, the era of '90s hip-hop and R&B hits a sweet spot like no other time. Those fans are in luck, as the "I Love the '90s" tour -- featuring Coolio, Salt-N-Pepa and more -- stops at Royal Farms Arena on May 14.
Since April 2010, Friends Records has been one of the most significant champions of Baltimore music, releasing vinyl records and cassettes by Future Islands, Celebration, Height with Friends, Flock of Dimes and many more artists who've helped shape the city's nationally recognized scene.
In an effort to leave the memorabilia-hawking, find-it-in-any-major-city establishments to the amateurs, here are five downtown bars (all within short walking distance of the Light City Baltimore) for when you need refreshment and a breather from the bright lights.
Electronic dance music duo the Chainsmokers, sing-songy rapper Fetty Wap and Towson pop-punk act All Time Low lead the music artists scheduled to perform at the Preakness Stakes' InfieldFest on May 21, the Maryland Jockey Club announced in a news release today. Tickets are on sale now here.
Earlier this winter, over an unhurried dinner in a Mid-Town Belvedere hotel, I met a middle-aged couple that had developed a weekly routine of bar-hopping worthy of a bon vivant. Sundays, they said, were not complete without a trip to the Prime Rib.
Typically, I would consider an $80 before-tip bar tab a serious issue, especially if only receiving three liquid ounces in return. Then again, there's very little typical about Pappy Van Winkle's Family Reserve, some of the most coveted bourbon in the world.
Area music fans know it doesn't have to be March to catch a spirited performance of Irish music at a Baltimore bar. It happens on weekdays and weekends at Irish pubs like Ryan's Daughter, James Joyce and Liam Flynn's Ale House.
When partners Rich Pugh and Randy Coffren opened their bar, Snake Hill, in Highlandtown in mid-November, the duo expected to ease into the neighborhood, building a clientele over time through word of mouth.
When Trevor Noah took over "The Daily Show" at the end of September, critics mostly responded with ambivalence. They knew replacing Jon Stewart would require patience, but many were still lukewarm to Noah's early episodes.
Years before he was host of "Noisey," Viceland's new music show debuting tonight, Zach Goldbaum was just another teenager growing up in Montgomery County, cheering on the local rock band Good Charlotte.
If you were trying to place Tom McCarthy ¿ director and co-writer of best picture winner ¿Spotlight¿ at last night¿s Academy Awards ¿ but came up short during the ABC telecast, here¿s a tip: Go back to ¿The Wire.¿
As a Maryland Institute College of Art student years ago, "Broad City's" Abbi Jacobson lived in Bolton Hill. In a 2014 interview, the Pennsylvania suburbs-native called Bolton Hill "the most beautiful neighborhood ever." But in a "WTF with Marc Maron" podcast released last week, Jacobson recalled an ugly incident in which she saw a robbery occur outside her apartment.
The All Good Music Festival -- the multi-day, jam-band event that began in Prince George's County in 1997 and most recently relocated Summit Point, W.V. -- will no longer take place, organizers announced online today.
On May 14, celebrated Canadian singer/songwriter Grimes, British alt-rockers The 1975 and electropop singer/songwriter Halsey will headline this year's Sweetlife Festival, now in its seventh year, at Merriweather Post Pavilion, the Columbia venue announced in a news release.
Ware House 518 celebrated its first anniversary in October with a rebranding of sorts. The restaurant side remained the same, but its back bar area was renamed the Louie Bar, a nod to the Mount Vernon location's former occupier, Louie's Bookstore Cafe.
Tamar Braxton is nominated for Best R&B Performance for "If I Don't Have You." If she wins, it will be fitting if she reveals the personal detail to fans. The 38-year-old Severn native is, as she describes, "an open book." Aside from music, Braxton, now a Los Angeles resident, is a reality-TV veteran, first finding success on WeTV's "Braxton Family Values" with her sisters, and then the spin-off, "Tamar & Vince," with husband Vincent Herbert. She also co-hosts the syndicated talk show "The
In a space normally reserved for quiet reflection, the Thursday viewing of Reggie Reg -- the prominent Baltimore DJ and promoter of the city's club music and hip-hop scenes -- looked and sounded more like a weekend dance party.
On March 13, the former Maryland governor and recent Democratic president candidate Martin O'Malley will bring O'Malley's March, his seven-piece Irish pub-rock band, to Creative Alliance at the Patterson in Baltimore.
When Not Your Father's Root Beer first landed at Total Wine and More's shelves last spring, the alcoholic soda was a minor hit, selling roughly five cases per week -- on par with the Towson store¿s popular India Pale Ales. But after a month, word had clearly spread.