Local electronic rockers
plays the second week of a monthlong residency at the 8x10, with the
Cocktail Party Phenomenon
brings exotic rhythms and belly dancers to Joe Squared.
of Staind plays the country tunes of his solo career at Rams Head Live.
provide a night of alt-country at the Windup Space.
Miami grindcore kings
plays a kegger at Barclay House. Maryland singer-songwriter
plays the Sidebar with
and more. Philly punks
The Reckless Dodgers
play the Charm City Art Space with
. Chicago trio
lays down electronic beats at the 8x10.
Don't miss: Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra
gets all apocalyptic and Canadian at the Ottobar.
Genre-blending Baltimore genius
Blaqstarr sings at Joe Squared under his
alias. The Creative Alliance at the Patterson presents Alabama blues singer-guitarist
George Kilby Jr.
The Sidebar holds a Moveable Feast benefit show with
Old Lines, Bouncing Betty
NYC metalcore band
plays the Charm City Art Space with
pay tribute to Tool at Rams Head Live with
presents Kentucky Traditions, a night of art, music and square dancing at the Windup Space. Jazz vocalist
combine originals and classics for "Singing Our Stories" at The Cabaret at Germano's.
The 11th annual MammoJam Festival at the 8x10, dedicated to preventing breast cancer, features performances by
begins a weekend of performances at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Over a dozen local bands pack into Baltimore Soundstage, including the
. The Cabaret at Germano's hosts an evening with pianist
. New Jersey roots band
headlines Rams Head Live. Brooklyn klezmer soul punks the
World/Inferno Friendship Society
plays the Ottobar with another group with a long-winded name, the
Foxhole Prayer Tabernacle Choir
Good Morning Tides
bring funk punk from the swamps of Southern Maryland to Charm City Art Space with
Don't Look Down
Lives To Come
. Locals the
Heads Are Zeros
open for New Jersey's
at the Sidebar.
Club K celebrates National Poetry Month with Speak Out, a spoken word event headlined by
leads a quintet at the Windup Space for the Creative Differences 2nd Sunday Jazz series. Vocalist
perform romantic standards in "The Roller Coaster of Love" at The Cabaret at Germano's. The Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series, hosted by
contributor Geoffrey Himes, welcomes
to An die Musik Live.
performs the second of two nights at the Meyerhoff. Gorilla Music's Battle of the Bands at the Ottobar, with
Listen For the Light, Nylon Venus,
, and many more. Pennsylvania pop punkers the
headline Baltimore Soundstage with
. Georgia indie pop group
plays the Metro Gallery with
Rams Head Live hosts "Rock Your Heart Out: a benefit for the Children's Heart Foundation," with music by
Here's To The Night
, and more.
98 Rock's Noise In The Basement brings local bands to the Ottobar. North Carolina rockers
stop at the Charm City Art Space as they travel up and down the East Coast. Baltimore prog metal band
plays the Metro Gallery with
My Electric Heart
lays down dance beats at the Sidebar with
Out Of Your Head Collective
has a jam session at the Windup Space. South Carolina death metal band
headlines Baltimore Soundstage with
Detroit post-punk quartet
plays The Gold Bar.
cast darkness on the Sidebar.
Stupid Sexy Flanders
covers classic alt-rock hits at the Ottobar. Washington, D.C.-raised singer-songwrither
headlines Baltimore Soundstage.
IN THE WINGS:
If you're looking for a Mother's Day gift for a mom who loves soul and gospel,
will headline "A Mother's Love" at the Baltimore Arena on May 11. (For more information visit baltimorearena.com or call  347-2020.)
the creative rebirth of Circle Jerks/Black Flag vocalist Keith Morris, will play the Ottobar on May 15. (For more information visit theottobar.com or call  662-0069.) Merriweather Post Pavilion has a killer country lineup with
on June 14. (For more information visit merriweathermusic.com or call  715-5550.)