Chester River Runoff
plays bluegrass at the Portside Tavern. The Sidebar is turning Japanese with the monthly
party. New Orleans-based singer-songwriter
headlines Baltimore Soundstage.
brings some special guests to the Windup Space.
The Sidebar presents
Broken Hearts and Jaded Lovers
, an anti-Valentine's Day party featuring music by
Red This Ever
play acoustic at Joe Squared Station North. New York psych-rock band
headline the Ottobar with
Peabody Chamber Opera
's "Love And Let Love: Cabaret and Svadba, a Serbian Wedding Celebration" begins the first of four nights at the Theatre Project.
, genius singer-songwriter and erstwhile member of the Posies, R.E.M., and Big Star, plays the Metro Gallery, with local chamber-pop combo
Lisa Doll and the Rock N Roll Romance
, an excellent new, local garage-rock band recently reviewed in
, play the Sidebar with
Chelsea Graveyard and the Screams at Midnight
. Veteran rap weirdo
plays the Metro Gallery with Baltimore rap weirdos
Big Head Todd and the Monsters
, who have decades of experience at not being the slightest bit weird or interesting at all, headline Rams Head Live. Soul man
sings at Baltimore Soundstage.
Hanzel und Gretyl
Born to Be Heiled Tour
comes to Recher Theatre.
plays some stomping Mississippi blues at the Ottobar with
Ehse on Ice
, the wild annual Ehse Records event that combines live music and ice skating, features
Ed Schrader's Music Beat
Lexie Mountain Boys
at Mount Pleasant Ice Arena.
Guns N' Roses keyboardist
takes a solo act to the House of Rock in White Marsh. Rams Head Live hosts the first night of Pirate Rob's Birthday Bash, featuring
Minlus and McCracken
. Terrible rapper ternt terrible band
plays the Ottobar with
. Jam band the
play the 8x10 with the
Jon Wood Band
. Indie locals
play the Windup Space. The
get mod at the Sidebar. Jenn Wasner's new pop project,
, celebrates Platonic love at the
Coward Shoe for the Friend Crush Ball
, and more.
Brooklyn-based electro-acoustic duo
promote their recent Thrill Jockey album with a show at the Soft House.
, the new band that Omar Rodriguez-Lopez broke up the Mars Volta to focus on, play the Ottobar with
. The Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series, hosted by
to An die Musik. "Graveyard country" band
holds a CD-release party with special guest
at the Windup Space. The second night of Pirate Rob's Birthday Bash at Rams Head Live has music from
, and more.
jams on strings at Joe Squared Station North.
British R&B star
sings the hits she's written, both for herself and for the likes of Michael Jackson, at Baltimore Soundstage.
perform at Bohemian Coffee House. The Ottobar is the new host of 98 Rock's
Noise in the Basement
TUESDAY: Three Days Grace
, who recently played musical chairs with another corporate rock band and borrowed the singer of
My Darkest Days
, co-headline the 1st Mariner Arena with
gets proggy at the Sidebar.
Local post-hardcore quartet
plays the Sidebar with
Little War Twins
Watch for Waves
. Alt-rock hitmakers
Shiny Toy Guns
co-headline Rams Head Live.
kicks it at the 8x10.
IN THE WINGS: Faster Pussycat
will kill, kill with just one original member at the House of Rock on March 28. (For more information, visit houseofrockbaltimore.com or call  335-7111.)
will almost certainly become the first local indie band in Baltimore to headline the Lyric Opera House on April 26, with
opening, and special guest
Yo La Tengo
. (For more information, visit lyricoperahouse.com or call  900-1150.)
, enjoying his post-Bruno Mars moment of feeling a little less old and uncool than usual, will play Pier Six Pavilion on June 12. (For more information, visit piersixpavilion.com or call  783-4189.)