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Weekend on the Radio 04/17-04/20

Evil Dead
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.

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Weekend on the Radio 04/10-04/12

Crankie

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…

Congratulations to Erin Reilly, Winner of the WTMD Bike!

winner

Erin came to the station with her son Beck today to pick up her bike!  Congratulations and thank you for supporting WTMD!  And thanks to everyone that donated and entered the contest before and during our Music Madness Fund Drive.  You truly Make the Music Happen here at WTMD!

Weekend on the Radio 04/04-04-07

lewis

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

Modi

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…

Jake Bugg Live In-Studio Friday, March 21st

Jake Bugg

WTMD welcomes Island Recording Artist Jake Bugg to our performance studio and you are invited! Join us for this up close and intimate acoustic event as Jake Bugg performs songs from his breakout album Shangri La. Friday, March 21st.  Doors open at 12:30pm, showtime is 1:00pm, admission is free. First Come, First Seated.

Baltimore Hit Parade Live with Celebration March 25

Baltimore Hit Parade Live March 25 2014

Join us for a free performance by psychedelic indie rockers Celebration, broadcast live on-air with a studio audience. Also: Single Carrot Theatre performs a scene from its upcoming production of “The Memo” and Ben O’Brien of Wham City Comedy shares his “Confessions of a Sensitive Man.”  

Photos: Live Lunch with Nick Waterhouse

Nick Waterhouse

Live Lunch with Nick Waterhouse, a set on Flickr. Via Flickr:February 28, 2014Photos courtesy of Kathleen Hill

Weekend on the Radio 02/27-03/02

mormon

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…

Slideshow: Live Lunch with Marcia Ball

Live Lunch with Marcia Ball

Here are Kathleen Hill’s shots from last Friday’s Live Lunch show and broadcast with Marcia Ball! This week we find out more about love, (and what it’s got to do with it), from Cara Kelly & the Tell Tale on Valentine’s Day.

Weekend on the Radio 02/13-02/16

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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…

With Lorde, Preakness InfieldFest hits its stride

Teenage pop star Lorde headlines this year's Preakness InfieldFest. Photo by James K. Lowe.

Six years ago, when the Maryland Jockey Club announced that a music festival would replace the decades-long tradition of Preakness BYOB infield mayhem, fans were furious. A lineup featuring shlock rockers Buckcherry and the aging ZZ Top didn’t help, and attendance at the once-packed event plummeted. But in the following years, Preakness InfieldFest has become…

Weekend on the Radio 02/06-02/09

Yakoff

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…

Baltimore Hit Parade’s first live taping with Kentavius Jones Feb. 11

The soul singer/songwriter and his band are part of the first ever live taping of Baltimore Hit Parade, 9 p.m. Jan. 21

On Tuesday Feb. 11, we’re opening our doors for the first ever live taping of Baltimore Hit Parade, broadcast live on-air with a studio audience. (Originally scheduled for January, the show was postponed due to snow.) It’s part live music, part variety show. The house band is Kentavius Jones (pictured), a talented soul singer making his Baltimore…

Weekend on the Radio 01/30-02/02

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This weekend, plug in and belt out the classics with BROS (that’s Baltimore Rock Opera Society) at the Windup Space as they get ready to take their production of Grundlehammer on the road (including 2/11 @WTMD), celebrate the “Legend” of Bob Marley with Jah Works at the Patterson Theater in Highlandtown, don your best Daft…