First Thursdays with Scars on 45, Marian Hill, and Ryley Walker

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Presented by Ron Howard and Associates of RE/MAX Preferred The wife of Houndmouth frontman Matt Myers just delivered their new baby….several weeks premature and will require an extended hospital stay. The good news is that they are expected to be fine. Our congratulations and we wish them the best! The bad news is that Houndmouth…

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Weekend on the Radio- 4th of July!

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Boom! Pop! Kablam! It’s a long 4th of July weekend! Let’s get down with First Thursday and Fireworks of course. There’s also parades and lots of music. Listen to Sam and Don below and find out details here. Also, a big thanks to Live Baltimore for making Weekend on the Radio possible.   4th

Notice of Meeting of the Board of Directors of Towson University Public Media

The Board of Directors of Towson University Public Media will meet at 6:30 pm on Thursday, July 16th at WTMD, 1 Olympic Place, Suite 100, Towson, MD 21204. The board will meet in public session to hear reports from the Board Chair and from Executive Director and GM Stephen Yasko, and to conduct business related…

Weekend on the Radio June 25th – 28th

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Another busy weekend in Baltimore is about to start. It’s time to figure out what you’re doing. There’s The BIG Show at the Creative Alliance and The Rez Ball down in Lanham. There’s also Pippin at the Hippodrome and camping at Robert E. Lee park. Pippin is at the Hippodrome, and the game show Expert…

Downtown Upload: Stacey Pack’s Baltimore Story

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The Downtown Upload Weekly Podcast, with Megan Isennock from the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore featuring information and interviews on the people and places that make life Good for Downtown. Good for Baltimore. Listen below: Downtown Upload Previous episodes here.

Sisqo and the making of ‘The Thong Song,’ 15 years later

15 years after "The Thong Song" peaked on the Billboard charts, R&B singer Sisqo shares the stories behind his most notorious single (Handout image, graphic by Jason George)

A devilish grin flashes across the face of R&B singer Sisqo when he thinks about the first time he laid eyes on the undergarment that inspired his most notorious song. “I was like, ‘Hey, what’s that?,’” he said. “‘What is that — whatever you’re garnishing — that has me all starry-eyed?’” Loved by many, reviled…

Sisqo’s ‘The Thong Song’ re-imagined by Horse Lords, TT the Artist, Wing Dam and more

7 Baltimore artists re-interpret Sisqo's "The Thong Song"

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of the summer of “The Thong Song,” we asked 7 Baltimore musicians to re-imagine Sisqo’s ode to the skimpiest of underwear. We couldn’t be more excited with the results. TT the Artist teamed up with producer Schwarz for the banger “2 Much Junk In My Trunk.” Experimental groups Horse Lords…

The Shadow- July 3rd

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The original artist helped make leather pants fashionable. He was also a poet and singer that fronted an L.A. band that helped a lot of folks look at the world differently. This American icon left this world on this day in 1971. This perception altering band recorded this one for their second album in the…

The Shadow- July 1st

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The original artist is a new-wave band out of West Sussex, England and they have been doing their thing for nearly 40 years now. This hit from the summer of ’92 is one that when you hear it, make a “wish”. The song is more or less about the days of the week. The Shadow…