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My Favorite Baltimore Books of 2019

Through literature this year, we’ve taken journeys to learn more about our world and city.
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My Favorite Baltimore Books of 2019

Through literature this year, we’ve taken journeys to learn more about our world and city.
 Future Islands at Union Collective.Morgan Kelley
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The Top Baltimore Music Moments of 2019
This year, the city’s music scene came of age.
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The Top Baltimore Music Moments of 2019

This year, the city’s music scene came of age.

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John Waters Brings Back Memories of Betsy the Chimp

In his new book Mr. Know-It-All, Waters devotes an entire chapter to the animal artist.

Outside World

Locally-Inspired Beach Reads for Your Summer Trip

Fill your beach bags with these local writers, murder mysteries, and emotional tales.

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The Big Baltimore Playlist: April 2019

The top five local songs you should download right now.


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Jackie Copeland Proposes Restorative Vision for the Reginald F. Lewis Museum

The new executive director wants the museum to be a safe place for unsafe ideas.

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What to Know About New Keystone Korner Jazz Club in Harbor East

Revival of legendary San Francisco venue brought to life by diverse cast of characters.

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Cris Jacobs Forges His Own Path

As a new dad with a new record, the rising musician discusses fatherhood, family, and music on the eve his hometown show.

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Writer Richie Frieman Talks Snowballs for Severance, Slated to Become a Feature Film

New picture book tells the story of how a 9-year-old boy brought a snowball revolution to his Colorado hometown.

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Culture Club: CityLit Festival, Abdu Ali, and plant guru Hilton Carter

Our monthly roundup of openings, events, and news from the art world.

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Sofar Sounds Concerts Keep Performers a Secret Until You Arrive

Intimate shows spotlight area artists—who remain unknown until the set starts.


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Why Afro House’s “Afro Punk Ballet” is Now Called “Cease & Desist Ballet”

Legal action from AFROPUNK has forced the local arts collective to reexamine its opera-ballet—and its own name.

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The Big Baltimore Playlist: March 2019

The top five songs you should download right now.

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Jemicy School Theater Students Selected to Attend International Festival

The school’s performance of “Peter and the Starcatcher” earned them a coveted place at the festival this June.

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Everyman’s ‘Dinner with Friends’ Offers Food for Thought

The Pulitzer-Prize winning play explores the changing nature of love and friendship

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Deyane Moses’ Blackives Revises MICA’s Racist History

New exhibit and online database inspires institutional change at the art school.

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Louie’s Bookstore Cafe is Having a Reunion

Creative Alliance hosts two exhibitions celebrating the beloved hotspot.


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Culture Club: Chaunter, Design Soiree, and ‘The Case Against Adnan Syed’

Our monthly roundup of openings, events, and news from the art world.

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The Big Baltimore Playlist: February 2019

The top five local songs you should download right now.

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Emotional AVAM Exhibit Unites Works By Persecuted Groups

“Esther and the Dream of One Loving Human Family” begins a five-year run this week.

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Lineup for Preakness Stakes 2019 Announced

Diplo, Kygo, and Logic will headline this year’s InFieldFest on May 18.

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Jonathan Van Ness Talks About Bringing His Signature Charm to Baltimore

Everyone’s favorite grooming guru graces the Hippodrome stage on March 2.

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