Tag: Music

First Sunday Arts Festival is coming

First Sunday Arts Festival is coming

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Be sure to check out the FREE annual First Sunday Arts Festival of Annapolis which runs the first Sunday of each month from May through October. From noon until 5:00 pm,  a portion of historic West Street and beyond is transformed into a fun festival of live music, dance, art and crafts.  It’s the perfect […]

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Aulos Ensemble to perform at St. John’s College

Aulos Ensemble to perform at St. John’s College

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aulos Ensemble will present “If Music be the Food of Love,” featuring Baroque chamber music with soprano, at St. John’s College. The concert, which is free and open to public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on March 28 at 8 p.m. Formed in 1973 by five Juilliard graduates, flutist Christopher Krueher, […]

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Grammy Nominee Frenchie Davis to perform at AACC

Grammy Nominee Frenchie Davis to perform at AACC

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Grammy nominee Frenchie Davis will share her repertoire of soulful sounds at a concert at 8 p.m. Friday, March 7, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts at Anne Arundel Community College. Davis, a Washington, D.C. native and a Howard University alumna, came to the national TV audience’s attention […]

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Audiostrobelight–Family, Friends, And One Hot Band

Audiostrobelight–Family, Friends, And One Hot Band

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

I remember the first time I saw Audiostrobelight walk into a venue. I had no idea who they were, what their potential as a band was, or even what genre they played. They were all hugs and smiles, making a point to talk to every single person in the venue. Typical band things. But imagine […]

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The Neighbourhood Coming To Rams Head Live

The Neighbourhood Coming To Rams Head Live

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Not much is known about The Neighbourhood. Even though two of their songs are radio hits, Afraid and Sweater Weather, they keep their faces hidden in their videos, adding to the mystery that surrounds this California band. The Neighbourhood offers no backstory, nothing about the band’s foundation, no faces to match to the band’s name. […]

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4 Advance To Jammin Java’s Battle Of The Bands Final On February 28th

4 Advance To Jammin Java’s Battle Of The Bands Final On February 28th

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

After four long nights of competition at Jammin’ Java, four bands won their rightful spots to battle in Jammin’ Java’s 10th annual Band Battle on February 28th. You can buy your tickets here. The Christian Lopez Band & Joe Taxi With boundless energy, beautiful vocals, and crazy riffs, it was no surprise that they won. […]

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2nd Annual Rammie Awards, Nominations Sought

2nd Annual Rammie Awards, Nominations Sought

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rams Head Group is excited to announce the second annual Rammie Awards, an online accolade to recognize outstanding moments in the past year. Winners are chosen by online votes from fans and Rams Head staff. “We love awards season, so we thought, why not get in on the fun,” said Laura Price, Marketing Director […]

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Extreme Chopin Quest Continues On February 22

Extreme Chopin Quest Continues On February 22

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pianist Brian Ganz is preparing for a fourth all-Chopin recital in partnership with the National Philharmonic at The Music Center at Strathmore with a focus on Chopin as a storyteller. Ganz’s “Extreme Chopin” quest to perform all the approximately 250 works of Chopin in this decade is nearing the halfway point. The fourth concert in […]

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Carbon Leaf To Headline At Rams Head On Stage This Week

Carbon Leaf To Headline At Rams Head On Stage This Week

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Carbon Leaf released their new album, Constellation Prize on Oct. 1 and kicked off a national tour.  They are playing 2 nights at Ram’s Head On Stage in Annapolis on FRI and SAT, Dec 6-7. Blending Folk, Celtic, Bluegrass, Americana, Rock and Pop traditions into their own sound, Richmond, VA’s-own Carbon Leaf has built their loyal fanbase through solid music […]

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The Return Of Ballyhoo

The Return Of Ballyhoo

| October 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ballyhoo! is back! This Baltimore band is back to co-headline the Brewhaha at the Baltimore Soundstage on October 25th. Their unique sound is a mix of reggae, punk, and alternative. It’s easygoing, happy music with great lyrics and a fun, dancing beat. They are about to release their second single, No Good, to the radio, […]

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Mid-Atlantic Battle Of The Bands — August 23rd

Mid-Atlantic Battle Of The Bands — August 23rd

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jammin Java gives the local music scene a chance to show off their incredible talent at the ninth annual Mid-Atlantic Battle of the Bands on Friday, August 23rd at 7:30 pm. The five bands that made it through the semi-finals were Holly Would…, Cyrenic, Tattooed Beach Sluts, Sub-Radio Standard, and Simone and the Spectrum. Tickets […]

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Musical Line Up Announced For Annapolis Craft Beer & Music Festival

Musical Line Up Announced For Annapolis Craft Beer & Music Festival

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

The musical lineup has been announced for the 2nd Annual Annapolis Craft Beer & Music Festival to be held on September 21st. 1. Lilly and Mudd: Definitely for the sophisticated ear; smoky, sassy and sultry, Lilly & Mudd is a local alternative group that’s drawing a lot of interest in the region. In both their […]

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National Continental Congress Festival

National Continental Congress Festival

| August 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 National Continental Congress Festival will take place Sept. 11-14 at 162 Conduit Street, Annapolis. The festival’s theme is the 1786 Annapolis Convention that led to the 1787 Constitutional Convention. From Sept. 11-14 in 1786, Annapolis was the site of a national discussion of the great challenges facing the post-Revolutionary War United States, challenges […]

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Annapolis Car Show Draws Hundreds

Annapolis Car Show Draws Hundreds

| August 4, 2013 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Car Show brought out the crowds with free music, free food, oh, and a few cars too!  The event was held at Koons Ford yesterday and at times created a bit of a back up on Riva Road. There were a few showers, but the moisture certainly did not put a hamper on […]

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Encore Chorale Registration Open

Encore Chorale Registration Open

| July 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Encore Creativity for Older Adults invites adults age 55+ to join our Encore Chorales for our Fall season of singing. Encore is the nation’s largest and fastest growing choral program for older adults and all chorales are directed by professional artists.  Encore has 13 chorales in Virginia, Maryland and Washington DC. Encore singers improve their […]

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A Warped Tour Recap

A Warped Tour Recap

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wednesday, July 10th was truly the best day ever. I say that a lot, but this definitely ranked up there for a music lover like me! Warped Tour set up at Merriweather Post Pavilion, featuring over 90 bands on 9 stages. They have every genre, from rap to ska to post-hardcore, and even pop-punk! A […]

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Bob Schneider Coming To Rams Head On Stage July 28th

Bob Schneider Coming To Rams Head On Stage July 28th

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

With the release of his latest album Burden of Proof, Bob Schneider breaks new ground. Exploring loss, lust, love, dark desires and skeptical optimism, Schneider has crafted lyrically and musically, his most ambitious and sophisticated album to date. Born in Michigan and raised in Germany, Schneider was playing music and creating art from the time […]

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Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2013 Coming To Merriweather In September

Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2013 Coming To Merriweather In September

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

After speculation that the Virgin Mobile FreeFest might leave Maryland, Virgin Mobile announced today that the FreeFest will be back again on September 21, 2013 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia. This all day music festival is indeed free for most. Tickets will go on “sale” and will likely “sell” out in a matter […]

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Drum Corps Teaser Set For Saturday

Drum Corps Teaser Set For Saturday

| July 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Drum Corps Associates (DCA) is sending one of its finest corps from New Jersey (Fusion Core) to give the community of Annapolis a taste of what they can expect over Labor Day weekend as thousands converge upon the area for the “Super Bowl” of all age drum corps – The 2013 DCA World Championships. In […]

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The Whiskey To Close At End Of June

The Whiskey To Close At End Of June

| May 30, 2013 | 3 Comments

You have about 30 more days to jam out to some local bands, hang out on the balcony overlooking West Street and generally have a great time. The Whiskey has been sold and the doors will close after the last set on June 30th. The venue will undergo some renovations by the new owner and […]

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No Silopanna Music Festival This Year

No Silopanna Music Festival This Year

| May 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last year brought us the first Silopanna Music Festival and it was one for the books with artists like Citizen Cope, Cake, G. Love & Special Sauce, Robert Randolph, J. Roddy Walston and the Business, Jimmie’s Chicken Shack, and many more. Sadly, Rams Head Promotions has announced that the festival will not happen in 2013. […]

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333 Coffeehouse Presents Mike Agranoff

333 Coffeehouse Presents Mike Agranoff

| February 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is pleased to present Mike Agranoff. Mike Agranoff is an acclaimed folksinger, storyteller and multi-instrumentalist. A veteran performer, he plays superb fingerstyle guitar in idioms ranging from ancient harp tunes to Tin Pan Alley compositions. At home in both the contemporary and traditional […]

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