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Public Radio Music Month: FREE Aligator Records Downloads

Aligator Records Download

April is Public Radio Music Month. Stations, Record Labels, Venues, and Artists around the country take this month to celebrate the importance of Public Radio Music stations. As part of the celebration, Alligator Records has offered a FREE music sampler download as a thank you to stations and supporters of public radio. The sampler includes…

Baltimore Band Block Party Is Sold Out!

The Baltimore Band Block Party is SOLD OUT!!! Thank you so much to everyone that made pledges to support WTMD and support all of the great bands involved in the Block Party. While tickets for the Baltimore Band Block Party are SOLD OUT, WTMD still needs your support. You can make a pledge of support…

Baltimore Unsigned: The Bellevederes


In case you were not fortunate enough to catch their stellar performance last night on Baltimore Unsigned, you can listen to Sam Sessa’s session with The Bellevederes below. The Bellevederes could be called a cover band, but their song selection is mostly older funk and soul tunes that you may not know. Their performances rival…

Roe Sellers’ Top 10 songs of 2012


1. Heart on Heart by Mike McFadden 2. Knock Knock by Band of Horses 3. Henrietta by Yeasayer 4. Yet Again by Grizzly Bear 5. Keep Your Head Up by Ben Howard 6. I’m Writing a Novel by Father John Misty 7. Little Talks by Of Monsters and Men 8. Bottom of the River by…

Scott Mullins’ Top 10 songs of 2012


1. Heroin Lovers by Robert Francis 2. Hold On by Alabama Shakes 3. Revolution by Dr. John 4. Say I Wanna Know by Nick Waterhouse 5. When Will I See You Again by Anders Osborne 6. True Thrush by Dan Deacon 7. Morse Code by Painted Caves 8. Heart on Heart by Mike McFadden 9….

Ryan “Bug” Glaeser’s Top 10 Songs of 2012

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1. Duck Farm by The Werks 2. Velvet Red by Conspirator 3. We Must Go On by Pretty Lights 4. True Thrush by Dan Deacon 5. Spiral by Wye Oak 6. Wild by Beach House 7. Re-introduction by Higher Hands 8. Heart on Heart by Mike McFadden 9. Be My Stars by Cris Jacobs Band…

Jason Hann of EOTO on “Stuck in the Jam” This Sunday, 9pm to 11pm

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EOTO is a bass heavy electronic duo consisting of Michael Travis and Jason Hann, both also members of The String Cheese Incident. EOTO was formed in 2006 as a side project, and now with upwards of 200 shows a year, EOTO is consuming most of their time these days.  EOTO has released 3 studio records…

Justin Townes Earle: In-studio performing LIVE

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Not many artists can say they’ve successfully added an original R&B sound to a country sound, but Justin Townes Earle has done just that. His new album, “Nothing’s Gonna Change The Way You Feel About Me Now” – released by Bloodshot Records in March earlier this year – has a stripped down country/folk feel to…

Some Tricks, Mostly Treats: Umphrey’s Mcgee at The Filmore, Silver Spring


Waiting in line around the block to get into the Filmore in Silver Spring last night you could see amazing costumes, ranging from the marshmallow man and Grateful Dead bears to ghosts and ghouls of all kinds. The energy was high with anticipation of what was to come. As soon as you walked in the…

It’s 5 O’Clock somewhere! Submit your favorite covers.


This Halloween WTMD will be deep on the shadows all day long as we will be playing some of our favorite covers all throughout the day. We would love to hear your suggestions! Get you suggestions in HERE. Make sure you tune in all day long on Wednesday October 31st! Tweet

Baltimore Unsigned: Pigeons Playing Ping Pong


This week’s guests on Baltimore Unsigned were Pigeons Playing Ping Pong. Pigeons Playing Ping Pong are quickly emerging at one of the top jam/ funk bands in Baltimore. A few years ago they released their debut album “Funk EP”, and are currently working on recording a follow-up release. They play a lot of shows in…

FREE Download: Lotus


Lotus is a band that “Stuck in the Jam” listeners are quite familiar with. They formed in Indianna in 1999 at Goshen College. The band started with a jazz-funk fusion sound as is evident on their first two albums. The first album, Vibes was a live album released in 2002. The second album, Nomad, was released in…

Could Lady Gaga be coming to Baltimore?


In the aftermath of the tragic shooting at Perry Hall High school there has been an outpouring of support from friends, family, and the community for 17 year old victim Daniel. Within 24 hours students of the school had created a Facebook page to get Lady Gaga to come visit Daniel, who is a huge…

New Yeasayer – Reagan’s Skeleton FREE Download


The American Psychadelic Pop group Yeasayer just released their third studio album entitled “Fragrant World”. The album was released on August 21st 2012, and currently one of the tracks off the album, “Reagan’s Skeleton” is a FREE download on I-tunes this week! Tweet

5 O’Clock Shadow August 23rd

So everyone seems to get the shadows pretty easily so today I’m trying to make this a tough one. The cover today comes to us from a band that was originally a three piece, but after losing their bass player, the guitarist and lead singer decided to play guitar and bass at the same time by…

Today in Music August 23rd

Happy Birthday to Keith Moon of The Who, Keith passed September 7th, 1978. In 1969, The man in black, Johnny Cash, began a four-week run at the top of the album chart with the live album, Johnny Cash At San Quentin. In 1969, The Rolling Stones had the #1 song in the U.S. with the Texas…