MUSIC

Meet DJ Dizzy, viral ambassador for Baltimore club

Meet DJ Dizzy, viral ambassador for Baltimore club

Daishon Murrell, cool, calm, and collected with a smile...

St. Vincent and the Black Keys retrofit guitar heroics for the laptop generation

The guitar had a good run, dominating Western pop music for...

Pianist Ian Power wants you to slow down and reconsider classical music traditions

Toward the bottom of the flier stuck all around town for...

Polaris, 'The Adventures of Pete and Pete' house band are back for the first time

Consider the strange, rather adorable case of New Haven,...

NOISE

No Trivia's Year in Music: The top 50 singles and 50 albums of 2014

News flash everybody: Lists are fucking awesome. They get a bad rep these days, because they're...

'Laura,' a smirking class satire masquerading as a film noir, plays at the Charles tomorrow and Monday

Who killed advertising superstar Laura Hunt? That's the question New York City detective McPherson...

Art Fart: Edwin Lord Weeks, Edouard Vuillard, and making art from memory

Memory is weird. It is always somewhat flawed and distorted. It's a string of reconstructions. It'...

Basement Boy and house hero Teddy Douglas' career in 10 tracks

Basement Boy and house hero Teddy Douglas' career in 10 tracks

This weekend, Teddy Douglas, one-half of the bigger-than-Baltimore house-music...

Street favorite Kevin Gates shares the stage with pop rapper B.o.B

Street favorite Kevin Gates shares the stage with pop rapper B.o.B

The growing chasm between mainstream rap and street rap...

The joyous dread of Dustin Wong and Takako Minekawa's "Savage Imagination"

The joyous dread of Dustin Wong and Takako Minekawa's "Savage Imagination"

Guitarist Dustin Wong is still getting a handle on how Japan is affecting...

Beauty Marx: Horse Lords' latest 'Hidden Cities' hits both body and mind

Beauty Marx: Horse Lords' latest 'Hidden Cities' hits both body and mind

So two guys from an instrumental band are sitting in a...

A conversation with Dark Sister, dirty south, nu-metal feminists for the new world order

A conversation with Dark Sister, dirty south, nu-metal feminists for the new world order

Here’s the opening line from rap duo Dark Sister,...

Listening Party: Roomrunner's 'Separate'

Listening Party: Roomrunner's 'Separate'

Baltimore needs to ask herself, “Were the ’90s actually as good as I...

Listening Party: Multicult, "Variable Impulse"

Listening Party: Multicult, "Variable Impulse"

By the time bassist Rebecca Burchette and drummer Jake...

Listening Party: Lor Scoota, "Still N' The Trenches 2.5"

Listening Party: Lor Scoota, "Still N' The Trenches 2.5"

Part of a new wave of Baltimore street rap...

Listening Party: Warehouse, "The Destruction"

Listening Party: Warehouse, "The Destruction"

Baltimore is a place where eccentrics have an unusually strong sense of...

Listening Party: Todd Cage, "Screwed Down (Vol. 1)"

Listening Party: Todd Cage, "Screwed Down (Vol. 1)"

Earl Sweartshirt’s bipolar 2013 single ‘Burgundy’ rides...

Listening Party: Jon Camp, "Earwig"

Listening Party: Jon Camp, "Earwig"

Recorded in Baltimore by guitarist and vegan activist Jon...

Listening Party: Various Artists, "Mutant Trax Volume 1"

Listening Party: Various Artists, "Mutant Trax Volume 1"

Calling a song “catchy” usually means it’s got a springy...

Jason Crumer, "Disqualifier"

Listening Party: Jason Crumer, "Disqualifier"

If you're listening to Jason Crumer albums without quality headphones, you¿re doing it wrong. The...

The Short List: Boister, Friends Records Anniversary Party, Microkingdom, and more

WEDNESDAY: City Paper’s own Baynard Woods and his band ...

The Short List: Animal Collective, Smokey Robinson, Disappearing Ink, more

The Short List: Animal Collective, Smokey Robinson, Disappearing Ink, more

WEDNESDAY: Chevelle headlines 98 Rock’s Not So...

The Short List: Slick Rick, the Black Keys, the Feelies, and more

The Short List: Slick Rick, the Black Keys, the Feelies, and more

WEDNESDAY: The incomparable Slick Rick performs his...

The Short List: Jaheim, Charm City Devils, Crack the Sky, Cock Sparrer

The Short List: Jaheim, Charm City Devils, Crack the Sky, Cock Sparrer

WEDNESDAY: The Sidebar holds a Thanksgiving happy-hour party at 4 p.m.,...

The Short List: Dillon Francis, Jonathan Richman, Say Anything, more

The Short List: Dillon Francis, Jonathan Richman, Say Anything, more

WEDNESDAY: ’90s alt-rock flash-in-the-pan Sponge&...

The Short List: Yann Tiersen, Korn, One Direction, and more

The Short List: Yann Tiersen, Korn, One Direction, and more

WEDNESDAY: Baltimore electro rock band 

Short List: G-Eazy, Mark Soskin, Kenny Loggins, The Ready Set and more

Short List: G-Eazy, Mark Soskin, Kenny Loggins, The Ready Set and more

WEDNESDAY: Ex Hex, which just released a great debut album on...

The Short List: Yellowcard, Mastodon, Pete Yorn, Lights, and more

The Short List: Yellowcard, Mastodon, Pete Yorn, Lights, and more

WEDNESDAY: Get your spooky Halloween weekend started early with Virginia doom-...

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