We Saw Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Live on a Tuesday Night

  Last night, your intrepid Editor at Large and his friend saw Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas play live at Ottobar. Yes it was a Tuesday night. Yes we had work the next morning. But no, we’re not sorry. And that’s even after a torturous 30 minutes of watching Cara Kelly of Cara Kelly and the Tell Tale,… We Saw Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Live on a Tuesday Night was originally published on Rhyme et Reason Continue reading We Saw Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Live on a Tuesday Night

Serial to have 2 new seasons

Winner of a Peabody and a Silver Gavel award, Serial blew minds when it came out last fall and gave us the true crime story centered around Adnan Syed. That “season” ended with more questions that have ultimately benefited Syed in the court of law. While the people around the story may not appreciate what Sarah… Serial to have 2 new seasons was originally published on Rhyme et Reason Continue reading Serial to have 2 new seasons

Lower Dens – “Nootropics”

Have you heard of Lower Dens? Their surreal sound, and Jana Hunter’s voice, is very similar to Beach House which, coincidentally, is the same city they are both from. Lower Dens’ ethereal, dark, and dream pop-py vibe swirl around into a very pleasing sound. It is hard to ignore the Beach House influence, though, even if it isn’t technically listed. A few songs on Nootropics have a faster tempo, like “Stem” (which has no lyrics) and “Candy”. Hunter spoke to Paste Magazine in an interview and discussed a few things. “The record’s not all about pills that we take to improve our … Continue reading Lower Dens – “Nootropics”

Pedal Party! Charm City Pedal Mill

Looking for an excuse to drink heavily? It doesn’t need to be a special occasion to book a tour to ride the Charm City Pedal Mill, a 16 seat bike that takes you around to several bars in the Fells Point area. The bike comes from the traditional Fietcafes that are seen often in the Netherlands and Germany. For roughly $30 a person, this bike ride is quite the experience. Didn’t hit the gym before hitting the bar? No problem. You’ll get a workout from pedaling this baby over cobblestone to all of your destinations.  In addition, there are no cover fees … Continue reading Pedal Party! Charm City Pedal Mill

Baltimore’s Star-Spangled Sailabration

Ship sailing through Tide Point in Baltimore. Today is the first day of the Star-Spangled Sailabration that will last until June 19. The ships  have  sailed all the way to  Baltimore for the national  launch of the Bicentennial War of 1812 and the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner. A variety of events will be offered, including free ship tours, waterside festivities, and more. Baltimore Pride is happening this weekend so it’s a busy time for Baltimore. Check out the Sailabration event website for all the info. Also look for pics and info on Twitter using hashtag #ssb2012. Continue reading Baltimore’s Star-Spangled Sailabration

Attend DC or Baltimore Pride 2012

What’s the opposite of homophobic? Homophilic. How can you support gay rights? Do some of the following… If you’re in the Washington D.C. area this weekend, attend Capital Pride for the arts, the parade, and the entertainment which is legendary. If you’re closer to Baltimore, attend Baltimore Pride the weekend after (June 16th) and let your flag fly! You don’t have to be gay in order to attend but showing your support can’t steer you wrong (despite what the ‘phobes think). There is lots of good stuff going on. Watch some of the better shows on television that showcase gay … Continue reading Attend DC or Baltimore Pride 2012