Thanksgiving Live Lunch Marathon


We’re thankful for many things here at WTMD. For one, we have the greatest listening audience on the planet who understand the importance of great music and art here in our city. We’re also incredibly grateful to be able to regularly invite our fellow music lovers here to our studios in Towson as we welcome some of…

WTMD Live Lunch with San Fermin, Wednesday, December 2nd

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Join us for a Live Lunch Concert Broadcast with baroque indie-pop band San Fermin – Wednesday, December 2nd at 12 noon at the WTMD studios. Doors open at 11:30. The show starts at Noon and lasts an hour. The Details: 1 Olympic Place, Towson, MD 21204 Plenty of street parking or use one of the…

WTMD Presents Bluegrass and Biscuits Sunday, November 29


[SOLD OUT – Tune in to the live broadcast!] Sunday, November 29th, WTMD presents Bluegrass & Biscuits with a very special reunion of Baltimore’s own Smooth Kentucky! Get your tickets now, and join us at the WTMD Studios in Towson for a delicious brunch featuring a Biscuit and Gravy Bar with Sausage, Mushroom, and Roasted…

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The Saturday Alternative: 11-14-15


Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album this week was Dying Surfer Meets His Maker, a deep, dark, bluesy and beautiful new album from Nashville’s All Them Witches. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       Royal Jelly – Deap Vally — Something Soon – Car Seat Headrest – Teens of…

Weekend on the Radio: Nov. 12-15th

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Make your plans for the weekend with Sam Gallant and Don Rogers. It’s Weekend on the Radio; made possible in part by Live Baltimore.

Congrats to the WTMD Homebrew Winners!


Congrats to all the winners of WTMD’s Inaugural Homebrew Competition! Thanks to Nepenthe Homebrew, Bond Distributing and The Brewer’s Art for making this event possible, and to The Manly Deeds for playing. Cheers! Grand Prize – Nick Verdis and Patrick Geare – “Nomad IPA” – Nelson-based IPA w/ simcoe, citra, centennial, and magnum hops 1st…

Weekend on the Radio: Nov. 5-8th


It’s a busy weekend in Baltimore! Make your plans with Sam Gallant and Don Rogers. There’s the Homebrew competition at WTMD, an erotic art show in Hampden, and Seinfeld is in town. Plus lots of great music. Visit our sponsor, Live Baltimore, and submit events here.

Photos: WTMD’s First Thursday with Heartless Bastards, Saint Motel, and Jesse Malin

Photo by Stuart Dahne

Photos courtesy of Stuart Dahne and Curtis Jordan.

Photos: WTMD Live Lunch with Milo Greene

Photo by Kathleen Hill

Photos by Kathleen Hill

Photos: WTMD Live Lunch with The Bumper Jacksons

Photo by Kathleen Hill

Photos by Kathleen Hill

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…

The Shadow – Nov. 25th

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We recently dedicated an entire day’s worth of programming to the band in which the original artist plays. You may have caught him performing here in Baltimore last month. The song is about a visit to a doctor who insists that dancing is the best remedy. The shadow version of the song comes off a live…

The Shadow – Nov. 24th

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The original band go by a slightly different name in North American than they do elsewhere, and are known for a sound that blends ska, pop and punk rock. The American version of their name gives you a good idea of where they are from. The song comes off of their third and final album…