Baltimore

Shindig Music Festival in Baltimore

Music fans united in Carroll Park this Saturday for Baltimore’s Shindig Festival. It was a perfect storm of marvelous music, wonderful weather, fantastic food from local restaurants, and enthusiastic music fans. Finally a real music festival in Baltimore with headliners Joan Jett and [continue reading]

September 16, 2013 // 3 Comments

September Music Festivals in Maryland

Last year’s Charm City Music Festival, with headliners Flogging Molly and Weezer, was the first legitimate music festival in Baltimore that I ever remember. This year they have renamed it The Shindig, and it is taking place the same weekend as last year’s music festival but in a [continue reading]

September 9, 2013 // 0 Comments

Honor Among Thieves – my Music A to Z

One night in the mid-1990s, I was at Bohager’s (yes I admit I was actually at Bohager’s) and heard this band playing U2’s New Year’s Day. The band was Baltimore-based Honor Among Thieves. I quickly become enamored with them. I went to their weekly Sunday night shows at The [continue reading]

April 9, 2013 // 5 Comments

Ryan Bingham plays Baltimore 10.14.12

After three long years (it seems like longer), I finally saw Ryan Bingham in concert last night at Rams Head Live in Baltimore. It was well worth the wait – definitely one of the best shows I have ever been to. I have wanted to see Ryan Bingham, since I saw him and his oscar winning song The [continue reading]

October 15, 2012 // 0 Comments

Charm City Music Festival 9.15.12

The first annual Charm City Music Festival was a great success Saturday. It was held in the open space at Harbor East in Baltimore City between Fells Point and the Inner Harbor. There were two stages and a dance tent, lots of food, many bars and even a few covered tables and chairs to escape the [continue reading]

September 18, 2012 // 2 Comments

Lucero plays Baltimore 6.22.12

11 years on June 22nd I was in New Jersey at the last concert of the first leg of U2‘s Elevation tour. 1 year ago on June 22nd I was in Baltimore for U2’s loudest show on the 360 tour. This year on June 22 I was again in Baltimore, but this time to see Lucero – finally! Lucero is [continue reading]

June 25, 2012 // 0 Comments

My Day with Lisa Marie Presley 6.15.12

June 15th will forever be known to me as Lisa Marie Presley Day, or LMP Day. I was lucky enough to see her perform twice in the same day and meet her. And because of Lisa, I met so many fantastic people. I started off my LMP Day in Annapolis at 11am. I arrived at Rams Head on Stage to find the [continue reading]

June 16, 2012 // 1 Comment