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12 Jul 2010

Do you know what I love about Baltimore? We have our own water-front concert pavilion right in the middle of the harbor. It is the perfect place to see a show, and there is plenty to do…

26 Jun 2010

This debut album by Steve Hudson (piano) and Jody Redhage (cello), Zack Brock (violin), and Martin Urbach (percussion) will tickle the fancy and delight. It’s not the jazz I’m used to…

23 Jun 2010


Words and Photos: Greg Szeto

This is kind of shameful to admit, but I…

18 Jun 2010

Leila Josefowicz kicks arse. She broke out the “Violectra” for John Adams Dharma at Big Sur and you’re glad she’s Kerouac… rather than someone declaiming in best Beat tone Jack…

1 Jun 2010


MP3: Moss of Aura – Cowboy

For the sound achieved by Future Islands, the importance of William Cashion’s rolling bass and Sam Herring’s impassioned vocals cannot be overstated. Both…

19 May 2010

Thibaudet is certainly the man for the job to enthrall and conductor Hans Graf contained the drama in excellent precision — without which we all might have drowned under the flood of…

26 Apr 2010

Celebration Live

Photo: Valerie Paulsgrove
Words: David Carter

Celebration played a superb free show at The Patterson in February, courtesy of The Creative Alliance. I set out for this event early,…

23 Apr 2010


MP3: The Oranges Band – Art Star from The Oranges Band Are Invisible (2008)

If you haven’t read part one, check it out. And celebrate The Oranges Band tonight at Comet Ping Pong…

22 Apr 2010

Note: We apologize for the massive gap between updates. We have learned that wireless internet is a rare and valuable commodity not readily available in all places. Because we never knew just when…

22 Apr 2010


MP3: Soft Cat – Silver Babies Sun

Soft Cat plays the Windup Space tonight with Secret Mountains, European Swans and Shaun David Gould. Doors at 8:30pm, Show at 9pm. $5…