| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Ed Schrader's Music Beat, the Baltimore post-punk duo of Ed Schrader and Devlin Rice, has signed to Nashville's Infinity Cat Recordings, according to Schrader. The band signed a two-album deal last month, and the first release — titled "Party Jail"...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 7:10 AM
During next week's Charm City Fringe Fest, audiences will be able to ponder a nuclear holocaust drama starring Charlie Chaplin, meet a young German girl who used to mistake the Nazi salute for a friendly greeting, and throw tomatoes at actors performing...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:43 PM
In May, less than two weeks before the release of his band's anticipated debut album, Roomrunner frontman Denny Bowen was in a Massachusetts hospital.
Despite the growing excitement surrounding his Baltimore quartet's new full-length album, "Ideal...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:56 AM
WEATHER: Blustery, with wind chills making temperatures rarely feel warmer than the mid-20s.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues.
Hopkins patients come forward as investigation into secret taping continues: Fearing...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:44 PM
(UPDATE: "Jimmy Kimmel Live" begins at midnight, not 11:35 p.m. Thanks for heads up, Alex.)
Dan Deacon, arguably Baltimore's best known electronic musician, will make his national TV debut tonight on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
He will perform the "America"...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Dan Deacon and his ensemble were confined to the "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" stage last night, a rarity for the acclaimed Baltimore electronic musician. (If you've been to a Deacon show, you likely know he prefers the floor, with the crowd by his side.)...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:58 AM
At last month's Academy of Country Music Awards, Brad Paisley performed his single, “Beat This Summer,” alongside John Mayer. The audience held up cell phones — the modern version of the lighter at concerts — that displayed bright,...
| May 3, 2013
| 6:50 AM
If you're in need of a jolt and your Friday morning coffee isn't doing the trick, watch this video for Ed Schrader's Music Beat's song "Radio Eyes." The song comes from "Sub Pop 1000," the Record Store Day compilation from the famous Seattle record label....
| May 3, 2013
| 7:16 AM
When it comes to festival season in Baltimore, no festival captures the city's eccentric, impossible-to-box-in arts scene like the Transmodern Festival, which kicked off Thursday night. This is Transmodern's 10th year, and like many of the artists...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 11:17 AM
The turning point for the Wham City Comedy Tour came at a gig in Buffalo, N.Y. And, in typical Wham City fashion, it took some unexpected chaos and quick improvisation to reach it.
On Monday, the tour — which consists of six comedians from the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Wesley Case is a features reporter for the Baltimore Sun and b. Since October 2008, he's covered Baltimore's burgeoning music and arts scene, including b cover stories on Dan Deacon, Beach House and Rome Cee. Between March and August 2011, he launched and...