| Jun 13, 2012
Dubstep producer Flux Pavilion may reveal some uniquely British charm from time-to-time, like when he describes the part of his act that involves “jumping about, playing lots of fun, ridiculous music,” but his appeal is intercontinental....
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Monday Night Jazz, with Ron Parker and Michael Marmorstein on keyboards, Ryan Parker on trombone, drop-in musicians welcome, 7:30 p.m., Red Rooster Coffee House, 202 S. Main St.
Name That Tune, hosted by Rad Jackson, featuring all...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 2:44 AM
Ken Fozo – percussion, vocals
Mel Williams –guitar, harmonica, vocals
Jenny Williams –keys, flute, vocals
How they started: Mel Williams and Ken Fozo retired from the local rock band Last Call in 2010. Shortly after, they met Jenny...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Def Leppard and Poison performed at Merriweather Post Pavilion Tuesday night. Midnight Sun contributor Jay Trucker was there.
At around 10 Tuesday night at Columbia’s Merriweather Post Pavillion, a pair of fans were relieving themselves of $12...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 8:20 AM
Last spring, something strange and wonderful happened on Mallory Street in Phoebus.
A hard-traveling musical duo from Nashville called Free Dirt set up inside the Victorian Station, a tea house, restaurant and performance space known for its acoustic...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Norfolk's Discovery Music Series has announced a new set of shows starting Oct. 18 and stretching into the spring of 2013. Shying away from indie rock, the series has steered toward acoustic, folk and bluegrass.
An exception is the legendary punk-ska-...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Yonder Mountain String Band
Thu., July 19, 7:05 p.m. Gathering of the Vibes, Seaside Park, 1 Barnum Dyke, Bridgeport. (203) 908-3030, gatheringofthevibes.com.
Yonder Mountain String Band is playing Vibes on opening night, Thursday at 7:05 p.m., a...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 7:24 AM
If you Google “Top Mandolin Players,” pretty much every result you get will have David “Dawg” Grisman in the top five. The man is a living legend. Go ahead and try it. I’ll wait…
Over the course of his 50-year career,...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 11:05 AM
It's a bad news, good news situation. The Acoustic Music Festival that for several years brought top-flight singer-songwriters to Town Point Park has been discontinued. In its place, though, is a promising new indie music event.
Called ETC: Norfolk's...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 2:45 AM
Dick Glisinski — Acoustic bass guitar
Brian Johnston — 12-string guitar
Al Kniola — Mandolin
“Cousin” Greg Czyzewski — 6-string guitar
How they started: The members of The Unraveling String Band met at Fiddler&...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 12:45 PM
1. House of history
The Newcomer House at Antietam National Battlefield features interpretive exhibits of the Civil War. Half a mile east of Sharpsburg along Md. 34. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays in April. Open daily in May. Call 301-791-3246...