A year after the Bell Foundry was shut down, Baltimore’s DIY arts scene remains in flux

When Butch Dawson walks by the former Bell Foundry, the vacant, 13,000-square-foot building the Baltimore rapper once called home, he often stops, just momentarily.

“I look up, and look inside the windows, and get this weird nostalgia,” said the 24-year-old West Baltimore man. “There was no negative...

The Cars, led by Baltimore native Ric Ocasek, get another shot at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

On their third try, the Cars — the rock quartet that blended new wave and pop sensibilities led by Baltimore native Ric Ocasek — will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on April 18 in Cleveland, Ohio, the organization announced Wednesday.

Eligible for induction since 2003, the band was...

Just announced Baltimore-area concerts: Kesha & Macklemore, Jimmie’s Chicken Shack and more

Tickets on sale through Ticketmaster, Live Nation, Ticketfly (ticketmaster.com, livenation.com, ticketfly.com) unless otherwise noted.

Save X-Mas on Dec. 17 at Baltimore Soundstage; on sale now.

Eze Jackson’s Dirty Christmas 3 on Dec. 29 at the Metro Gallery; on sale now.

Marilyn Mosby Birthday...

The Elk Room’s exclusive allure, quality cocktails come at a price Baltimore isn’t quite used to

The party could be heard, but not seen, and it made me want to enter even more.

At around 10 p.m. on a recent Saturday, I hit the buzzer on the gothic, unmarked door after a pull on the handle didn’t suffice. A woman holding a white notepad opened it to reveal a small area that served as a buffer...

The Elk Room’s exclusive allure, quality cocktails come at a price Baltimore isn’t quite used to

The party could be heard, but not seen, and it made me want to enter even more.

At around 10 p.m. on a recent Saturday, I hit the buzzer on the gothic, unmarked door after a pull on the handle didn’t suffice. A woman holding a white notepad opened it to reveal a small area that served as a buffer...

Charm City Bluegrass Festival expands to two days in April with Devil Makes Three, the Travelin’ McCourys

The Charm City Bluegrass Festival will expand to a two-day event at Druid Hill Park this spring, organizers announced Monday.

Entering its sixth year, the festival will take place April 27-28 with performances by the Devil Makes Three, the Travelin’ McCourys, the Steeldrivers and more. The event...

Charm City Bluegrass Festival expands to two days in April with Devil Makes Three, the Travelin’ McCourys

The Charm City Bluegrass Festival will expand to a two-day event at Druid Hill Park this spring, organizers announced Monday.

Entering its sixth year, the festival will take place April 27-28 with performances by the Devil Makes Three, the Travelin’ McCourys, the Steeldrivers and more. The event...