Best week ever: What's new in entertainment, Baltimore events

MOVIES OPENING (Friday, subject to change)
Alpha and Omega
Easy A
The Town (left)

90210 (season premiere, Monday, the cw)
Gossip Girl (season premiere, Monday, the cw)
The World of Jenks (series premiere, Monday, MTV)
1000 Ways to Die (season premiere, Tuesday, Spike)
Parenthood (season premiere, Tuesday, NBC)
One Tree Hill (season premiere, Tuesday, the cw)
Life Unexpected (season premiere, Tuesday, the cw)
Sextuplets Take New York (series premiere, Tuesday, TLC)Outlaw (series premiere, Wednesday, NBC)
Survivor: Nicaragua (season premiere, Wednesday, CBS)
Top Chef: Just Desserts (series premiere, Wednesday, Bravo)
The Ultimate Fighter (season premiere, Wednesday, Spike)
The Apprentice (season premiere, Thursday, NBC)
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (season premiere, Thursday, FX)
The League (season premiere, Thursday, FX)
Real Time With Bill Maher (season premiere, Friday, HBO)
Boardwalk Empire (series premiere, Sunday, HBO) (right)
Fantasia For Real (series premiere, Sunday, VH1)

Boogie Woogie
Casino Jack and the United States of Money
Just Wright
Letters to Juliet
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
Glee: The Complete First Season
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Season Five
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy on Blu-ray
Seven on Blu-ray
Grey's Anatomy: Complete Sixth Season
Fringe: The Complete Second Season
America: The Story of Us
The Good Wife: The First Season
Private Practice: Complete Third Season
The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Third Season
Princess Kaiulani
Tim & Eric Awesome Show Great Job: Season 4
Ghost Adventures Season 2

ALBUMS DROPPING (Tuesday, Subject to change)
Azure Ray, "Drawing Down the Moon"
Bilal, "Airtight's Revenge"
Blonde Redhead, "Penny Sparkle"
Michelle Branch, "Everything Comes and Goes" [EP]
The Charlatans, "Who We Touch"
Chilly Gonzales, "Ivory Tower"
Chromeo, "Business Casual"
Leonard Cohen, "Songs From the Road"
The Drums, "The Drums"
Justin Townes Earle, "Harlem River Blues"
Brandon Flowers, "Flamingo"
Grinderman, "Grinderman 2"
James, "The Morning After the Night Before"
Jamey Johnson, "The Guitar Song"
Linkin Park, "A Thousand Suns"
Of Montreal, "False Priest" (left)
Pantera, "Cowboys From Hell"
Robert Plant, "Band of Joy"
Superchunk, "Majesty Shredding"
Trey Songz, "Passion, Pain and Pleasure"
The Vaselines, "Sex With an X"
The Walkmen, "Lisbon"
Weezer, Hurley"

RAMS HEAD LIVE: Seether (mon); Halfway to St. Patrick's Day show w/ The Fighting Jamesons (Thurs); Dark Star Orchestra (Friday);' Pasadena/The Grilled Lincolns (Sat

RAMS HEAD ON STAGE: Bob Schneider (Wed);The Pontani Sisters "Burlesque-A-Pades (Fri); Griffin House (Sat)

SONAR: Jukebox The Ghost (Fri); Dead Prez (sat)

THE METRO GALLERY: Sea Wolf (solo acoustic; fri)

MERRIWEATHER: HFStival 2010, w/ Third Eye Blind, Billy Idol; Everclear and more (Sat)

Crosby, Stills and Nash (Wed); Several Species: The Pink Floyd Experience (sat); Widespread Panic (Sun)

RECHER: Ashes Remain (fri); The Lake Effect (sat)

930 CLUB: Of Montreal (mon-tues); Ludo (wed); Justin Jones (thurs); Superchunk (Fri); Billy Bragg (sun)


Ravens at Jets (Monday, CBS) (right)
Orioles v. Toronto (mon-wed, Camden Yards)
Towson Film Festival begins (Monday, Towson University)
Mobtown Modern: LigetiFest (Tuesday, Windup Space)
Ignite Baltimore (Thursday, Walters Art Museum)
Opening reception/talk for "Art + Film @ MAP" (Thursday, Maryland Art Place)
Orioles v. Yankees (fri-sun, Camden Yards)
The Great Frederick Fair kicks off (Friday through Sept. 25, Frederick Fairgrounds)
Aziz Ansari (Friday, Warner Theatre)
Alma Flamenca performance (Friday, Creative Alliance)
"Fool for Love" (opens Friday, through Oct. 17, Fells Point Corner Theatre)
Maryland Wine Festival (sat-sun, Carroll County Farm Museum)
Annual MobLove Event (Saturday, Mobtown Studios at the Windup Space)
Diane Geppi-Aikens Memorial 5K run and 1 Mile Run/Walk (Saturday, Loyola College)
Constitution Day: "Marriage is a Civil Right" event w/ Dan Savage and others (Sunday, MICA)
Opening day of "Walter Wick: Games, Gizmos & Toys in the Attic" exhibit (Sunday, The Walters)
Fiesta Musical (Sunday, National Zoo)
Ravens at Bengals (Sunday, CBS)
Frank Zappa Dedication (Sunday, Highlandtown)

Photo credits: "The Town," Warner Bros.; "Boardwalk Empire," HBO; Of Montreal, Patrick Heagney; Ray Lewis, Getty