The crazy thing is, this list could've easily hovered around 100 or so. There's no dearth of excellent music coming out of Baltimore. Nevertheless, it's worth pointing out that highlighting recorded music in 2014--especially in a city...
Location: A big chunk of the city's northwest corner, reaching east to Charles Street and south as far as Frederick Road.
Location: In north/northeast Baltimore, roughly between Charles Street and Harford Road from North Avenue to the city line.
Location: The city portion of this city/county district, dubbed District 44A, runs roughly from the Upton and Harlem Park neighborhood west to the area between Frederick and Wilkins avenues out to the city line.