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Category Archives: Weekend On the Radio

Weekend on the Radio 07/17-07/20

Ben Fodls

This weekend, the f-bomb-dropping, alt-piano renaissance man Ben Folds dons his tux & tales at the Meyerhoff for a set of his songs with the BSO, get super-funky with King Buzzo at The Ottobar and put on some comfy shoes for a good walking tour of the Walters. And, oh yeah, there’s that little thing…

Weekend on the Radio: 07/10-07/13


This weekend, baby get your geek on at the Big Gen Gamer Fest at Rams Head Live, get your Irish eyes-a-smilin’ in Annapolis at the Irish Festival, watch the two Coreys and Keifer Sutherland on the big screen at Union Craft brewing and see Mr. Food Network star and longtime Baltimore dessert-making punk rocker Rodney…

Weekend on the Radio 07/03-07/06

Strand of Oaks

This fun-filled, First Thursday and Fourth of July Weekend (that’s a lot of ‘f’s!), parade your pet(s) and your similar self at AVAM, get funky Parliment-style with Baltimore’s Let the Monkey Go at Rams Head Live and take a gardening class at the beautiful Rawlings Conservatory. For more on these happy summer events, click here….

Weekend on the Radio: 06/12-06/15

Hon Fest

This weekend, gawk at the beehives and thick glasses at Hampden’s Hon Fest (just don’t expect any John Waters sightings), check out one of the best Fela Kuti-inspired collectives in the country, Chopteeth at Gypsy Sally’s in Georgetown, get a buzz-cut from a low-flying airplane in Ocean City at the air show, and troll the…

Weekend on the Radio: 06/05 to 06/08

Los Lonley

Are you like that insurance commercial camel, going around the office sheepishly asking, “Guess what day it is?” Yes, it’s First Thursday! The weather’s going to be perfect and the music will be rockin’! LP, Spanish Gold & Los Lonely Boys (pictured) . It’s a fiesta in Canton. Join us starting at 630 tonight! Also,…

Weekend on the Radio 05/22-05/25

Death Fest

If you’re not heading downy ocean, hon, then head west for some bluegrass in Cumberland with Del Fest, or stay home for SOWEBO, metal gathering Death Fest, sci-fi/fantasy convention Balticon in Hunt Valley, snake and lizard-loving Repticon at the Fairgrounds in Timonium and The Brew at the Zoo! In any case, there’s no excuse to sit on…

Weekend on the Radio 05/01-05/04

Joan O

This weekend, be there for the Baltimore tradition of 1st Thursday Concerts in the Park, which continues at a cool new location, see the internationally renowned crazy tradition of racing kinetic sculptures wind its way through the city and look up in the sky: it’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a…..gargoyle? Tour a unique…

Weekend on the Radio 04/24-04/27

bacon 2

This weekend, rock like you’re in Rio at the samba dance party at the Marquee Ball at the Patterson featuring fun 20-piece PhillyBloco, beg for bacon like the dog in that commercial at the Bacon Fest at Rash Field (and no, KEVIN Bacon will not be there), hang out with the animals at the zoo,…

Weekend on the Radio 04/17-04/20

Record Store Day

This weekend, hang out with a member of Metallica on Record Store Day in Fells Point, go Easter egg hunting with the animals (but don’t steal theirs) at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore and see Sam Raimi’s cult classic “Evil Dead” come to life at McDaniel College in Westminster. For more on these events, click…

Weekend on the Radio 04/10-04/12


This weekend, hear some sweet, haunting Appalachian music by Anna & Elizabeth (pictured) and view scrolling panoramas at the Crankie Fest at the Creative Alliance, experience what being in a rock and roll band for kids is like, as singer/songwriter Wesley Stace (formerly John Wesley Harding, pictured) talks to Erik Deatherage about his new book…

Weekend on the Radio 04/04-04-07


This weekend, spring is in full bloom at the Walters, where you can check out Art Blooms, a collection of floral arrangements by over 30 regional garden clubs- take a date!! Also, root for the hometown artists, as Baltimore takes on The Big Apple at the BMORE Art Show @ Gallery788 in Hampden, gorge on…

Weekend on the Radio 03/27-03/30


This weekend, laugh yourself silly with one of New York’s top comics Modi at the JCC Gordon Center in Owings Mills, watch the clowns get abused at The Arena, find a good book at the Smith College Book Sale at Timonium Fairgrounds, and get ready for spring, officially, as the Birds open the season on…

Weekend on the Radio 03/20-03/23

God Particle

This weekend, get a little closer the “God Particle” at the Charles, view the Cosmos at the Maryland Science Center, learn how to serenade women in the Philippines, see one half of Ween at the Ottobar and catch poets who know it at the Love Out Loud Poetry Festival at Roland Park Country School. For…

Weekend on the Radio 02/27-03/02


This weekend, learn about the Book of Mormon and laugh (really, it’s ok) at the Hippodrome, catch a couple of hot shows at Rams Head Live and the Lyric, respectively, with ZZ Ward and The Chieftains, learn all you need to know about rabbits through artwork at Golden West, and take the Popsicle Plunge into…

Weekend on the Radio 02/13-02/16


On this snowy edition of WOTR, listen to the Vagina Monologues for a good cause at the Bloomberg School of Public Health, take in a thought-provoking dance revolution of a different kind with The Theater Project and VT Dance’s “Occupy”, catch funny woman Cecily Strong at Stevenson University and run in your undies, in DC…

Weekend on the Radio 02/06-02/09


This weekend, watch the train wreck, I mean the Sochi Winter Olympics in a different way at The Crown, check out comedy without a net with the Baltimore Imrov Group at the Meadow Mill Theater, dance yourself silly in your sexiest threads with Bosley at The Patterson, mingle if you’re single at Langerman’s for Baltimore’s…