| Jul 24, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Bluer than Democrat-rich Baltimore! Able to distract morning commuters with a single wave! Look! On the street corner with Jody Landers! It's actual fun in this year's mayoral campaign!
Blue Man, a mysterious figure in a full-body Spandex suit, has...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 1:47 PM
The Unitarian Universalist Chalice Concert Series presents "A Winter's Journey: Die Winterreise," featuring tenor Byron Jones and pianist Michael Adcock, at 8 p.m. Jan. 14 at the Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way. A reception...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 4:00 AM
The week ended and Michael Lohan still doesn't have a place for his party. Boo hoo. His much promoted party was so toxic it was canceled within hours of its announcement on this blog. In other news, the Dew Tour is expected to draw over 50,000 people to...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 5:37 PM
Imagine a city in which the streets always ran smoothly, with no interruptions for special events.
I get a lot of complaints about the traffic disruptions caused by one event or another taking place...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 1:24 PM
Asante, 29, has worked with all kinds of art forms in all sorts of combinations, including photos, collages, painting, and sculpture. Most recently, she’s turned her unique style loose with brightly colored tissue paper. She’s been exploring...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 3:28 AM
Imagine the crowds that attend Artscape and the city marathon. Add the throngs drawn by Barack Obama's pre-inaugural visit. Mix in a few ethnic festivals and a bunch of holiday parades, and you get a sense of the transportation tangle Baltimore faces when...
| Jul 14, 2011
Ronald Reagan was president. People were fighting to save whales. The first CD player came out.
"Come on, Eileen" was all over the radio while "Rocky III" beat up the box office.
Time Magazine named "the computer" man of the year.
It was 1982, and here...
| Jul 14, 2011
The annual Artscape festival will mark its 30th year come Friday-Sunday, July 15-17, in Baltimore City's Mount Royal Avenue corridor. Among this year's highlights will be a performance by rapper Matisyahu on July 17, 6:30 p.m. Also on tap will be...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 9:35 AM
Fewer Kardashians than ever are now expected at the Baltimore Grand Prix. Organizers have scotched the Harbor Club, the "exclusive access" VIP area that was to be located on the Inner Harbor's West Shore Park.
Pete Collier, the event's chief operating...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:06 PM
For the past two years, James Nasty has co-hosted the Physical Education dance party at Ottobar each Friday, spinning everything from Basement Boys to Future Islands. This Friday, Nasty will not only host TT the Artist’s birthday party at Ottobar,...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:30 AM
Moving through the Baltimore Museum of Art's exhibit of work by the 2011 Baker Artist Awards provides an experience akin to that in the film "Pleasantville." You start in living color and, before you know it, you're swallowed up in a black-and-white...