Happening Saturday: $pread Magazine Anthology Launch, Rod Lee, and more

-$pread Magazine Anthology Launch: Ten years ago, the first U.S. magazine written by and for sex workers and their allies launched, giving voice to the frequently overlooked, mistreated, and misunderstood. It ceased publication in 2011. Now, the best of $pread’s essays, illustrations, and photographs can be found in one book, along with the story of the magazine’s history and impact. In celebration of the new anthology, $pread co-founder and editor-in-chief Rachel Aimee and executive editor Eliyanna Kaiser revel in the magazine’s active years. 7:30 p.m., Red Emma’s, 30 W. North Ave., (443) 602-7585, redemmas.org, free. (Maura Callahan)

-From the Short List: The Ursula Ricks Project headlines the 12th-annual MammoJam Music Festival at the 8x10 with Brooks Long And The Mad Dog No Good. Baltimore jazz giants Lafayette Gilchrist and the New Volcanoes perform at the Windup Space. Tribute band Badfish plays Sublime’s 1992 album "40oz. To Freedom" in its entirety at Rams Head Live. The Ottobar holds a benefit for Renaldo, a friend of the local music scene who has some big medical bills to pay, with performances from Maloso, Citadel, Putrisect, Population Zero, Incisor, and Plaguewielder. The Creative Alliance at the Patterson rings in the Kurdish and Persian new year with traditional Kurdish music from Ghazi Kurdistani. West Virginia post-rock band Embracer plays the Charm City Art Space with Eminent Domain, Day Dreams, and Wasted Year. Westminster, Maryland punk quartet Whiff plays the Sidebar with Dinged Up and Langor. Don’t miss: Baltimore club music legend Rod Lee holds the first-annual celebration for his new Club Nation label at Paparazzi with DJ Sean Marshall.

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