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No Trivia: Trillnatured, Shawn Smallwood mix protest and pleasure; activists fly a kite for Keith Davis; and the wonky pluralism of the MLK Day parade

No Trivia: Trillnatured, Shawn Smallwood mix protest and pleasure; activists fly a kite for Keith Davis; and the wonky pluralism of the MLK Day parade

The past weekend was one where Baltimore typically mixed music and protest, though it seemed even more joyous and determined than usual—as if everybody realized that pretty soon Trump would be the president, we'd all need to have our game faces on, and there may be less time for fun.

But first, because this is Baltimore, the weekend began with an ending: On Saturday evening, 320 N. Eutaw Street, a vacant building that once housed the infamous The Tunnel nightclub burned. The Tunnel, which opened in 2000, was an important club for hip-hop and Baltimore club music—the late K-Swift DJed there and Mike Mumbles, an important figure in post-second wave Bmore club, was there...

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