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The Avenue gets a very well done wine list, along with a very well-turned-out menu of gourmet nibbles, pizzas, and entrees.
"Comfortably enjoy the eclectic fusion of Mediterranean and American cuisine in a casual, inviting and affordable environment.
Be mentally and delectably transported to your favorite spot in the Mediterranean and experience our extensive selection of wines, both by the bottle and by the glass.
We invite you to relax and enjoy our Sunday CHAMPAGNE Brunch menu, full of culinary delights and served with a complimentary mimosa/champagne.
Take advantage of our HAPPY hour appetizers and DRINK specials offered Monday - Friday from 4-7pm in the beautiful LOUNGE."
European style coffeehouse, wine bar, art gallery with live local music.
"Serving Mediterranean tapas, homemade soups and organic gourmet salads, authentic gyros, Angus burgers and Mediterranean-inspired entrees featuring fresh fish, seafood, steaks and chops alongside local Baltimore favorites. Whatever’s your craving, our menu has something to satisfy it. We pride ourselves with excellent food and exceptional service. 7 West is casual fine dining in a modern, elegant setting that is both intimate and relaxing. Our thoughtfully priced dishes allow the entire family to share a night out together. Featuring an unbeatable Happy Hour from 3-7 with ½ price tapas as well as late night dining and the After Hours Lounge."
Think about reserving a table in this small below-ground insider's spot next Valentine's Day, or any other time you're planning a seduction. Chef Sonny Sweetman offers a fixed-price menu and just a handful of à la carte entrées and appetizers each evening. The building blocks are simple (salmon, grilled pork, filet mignon), but the dishes are lavish and beautifully constructed: phyllo-encrusted halibut, blue-crab-and-sweet-corn risotto, creamed savoy cabbage. Sharp service and a smart wine list round out your dining experience. Submit to the prix fixe and watch the web site for symphony-inspired special dinners.
Gastropub dedicated to varieties of burger--Roseda beef, turkey, veggie--with a wealth of interesting approaches and toppings.
Typical tavern fare including multiple chicken wing recipes, burgers, and sandwiches. DJs late Wednesdays through Saturdays, and a couple of television sets for sports viewing.
There's hearty and wholesome fare for Olympian appetites at this casual and cavernous Greektown mainstay. Lamb, seafood, and crab cakes are the house specialties, and all of the ancient favorites are on tap--moussaka, spanakopita, dolmades, and pastitsio.
The silky smooth Afghan dishes you've come to love uptown at the Helmand--aushak, mantwo, boulawani--are yours for the ordering at this modest and very sunny downtown eat-in/carryout joint. Kebabs skewer expertly grilled meat, and the beloved kaddo (pan-fried baked baby pumpkin) is done justice. But go on weekends to avoid the business crowds.
"Family owned & operated progressive Italian Bistro & Wine Bar specializing in classic Italian favorites as well as an eclectic mix of non-traditional entrees & small plates from a variety of culinary & cultural backgrounds. We offer a three course prix fixe menu nightly, available with hand chosen wines to compliment each course. We also feature a comfortable wine bar with an extensive wine list and a full bar featuring a specialty martini list."
Korean lunch joint popular with Hopkins students and Charles Village denizens.
Providing spanking North Indian food to Mount Vernon for more than 20 years now, Akbar offers an intimate dining room and generous portions of all those comforting meat-eater staples like lamb vindaloo and chicken tikka masala, as well as a good range of veggie-minded options like a delicious palak paneer. Plus weekday lunch and weekend brunch buffets for that decidedly American pastime: all you can eat.
"Fresh innovative menu, custom designed catering, hand crafted desserts, an amazing wine program, artisan beers, inspiring brunch... all at Alchemy."
Unless you've been there, it's hard to grasp what distinguishes Aldo's from its neighboring Little Italy restaurants. A lot of it has to do with chef Aldo Vitale's craftsmanship and his insistence on using locally purveyed ingredients, and on how you swell you feel in the double rowhouses' various Italianate rooms, all of them crafted by Vitale himself. Regulars have their favorite tables, waiters, and dishes. Aim high and fat: The tournedos Rossini gilds a filet mignon with foie gras, black-truffle oil, porcini, and wild mushroom sauce.
You can get tater tots as an appetizer or alongside any of the well-crafted sandwiches in various states of loaded-ness. The menu ranges from bar food to standards to more ambitious entrees.
Gastropub housed in the lavish former bank across from the Hippodrome.
"The Set UP: Acoustic Guitar + Microphone.
Brief History: ashrf is a fusion of Middle Eastern & American cultures, merging Sudanese roots with his rock influence to craft an original and enjoyable sound. His music was labeled “Middle Eastern Alternative” by the Owings Mills Times.
He has performed since he was a young boy in Sudan, and began playing venues and events in the DC Tri-State area in 2003. He is always the one to call for original Songwriter Showcases, international festivals, and has been the featured artist at many musical events. Because of his simple set up, he is quick to begin on stage and easy on the ears.
His unique and captivating sound is always a crowd favorite. His many performances include the featured artist’s slot on the Fredrick County Public Access show called “Backstage Pass.” His cover of “Allergy” by ilyAIMY was played at a local college radio station in Tennessee. Poetic lyrics crafted into pentatonic scales provide the main ingredients for his music, and his falsetto is always the icing on his musical cake. All in all, he is an acoustic act not to be missed."
"Solo nylon string guitarist. Specializes in Latin and ethnic music. Repertoire contains some classical standards by Bach, Tarrega, Albeniz, Granados, and De Falla"
"A conglomerate of free form Baltimore/DC musicians that mixes Dub, Reggae, Funk, Acid Jazz, Trip Hop, Psychedelic, Breakbeat, Ska, Punk, Neo Soul, Afrobeat."
Hip-hop, jazz-fusion quintet featuring trumpet, piano, bass, drums and turntables.
Founded in the spring of 2000, the Baltimore Brass consists of five musicians with diverse musical backgrounds. As active performers and music educators, the Baltimore Brass is dedicated to promoting and perpetuating the role of brass instruments in the context of chamber music.The Baltimore Brass encourages the recognition of the versatility of the brass quintet by performing a variety of compositional genres from the works of J.S. Bach through Duke Ellington and Eric Ewazen. They also perform their own original compositions.
Steel Band providing soca, calypso and other various forms of music.
Collective of Maryland/DC, promoters, party crews, DJs, producers, artists, venue representatives, collaborators, motivators, rave, club, & party goers feelin’ the fresh revival of Charm City’S DJs and music nightlife! Whether you are the DJ, the promoter, or the partygoer, BSB is a citywide unit so that when you go out, you know the people; when you spin, you have the crowd; when you throw parties, everyone is there!
Bill is a unique and accessible soloist. His music grooves the body and delights the mind. His vehicle of expression is the 8-string touch guitar - an instrument that allows multiple part compositions. Essentially, Bill's left hand plays bass and his right hand guitar.
"There are quite a number of examples of bands and artists that have covered a Beatles album as a whole. Here’s a new addition to that category, being a classical guitar rendition of all the Sgt. Pepper songs, set in the same track listing as the original album. Instead of going for the easy way by picking the usual batch of guitar-friendly tunes, Croatia-born Krstic’s intention to try and re-interpret this classic Beatles album may be applauded with great enthusiasm. Although songs like Within You Without You or A Day In The Life are obvious choices to check on his talent and skills, his refined performances on all the tracks leave no doubt about that. He both ensures that all the original melodies remain quite well intact as well as takes in subtle melody snippets of his own, with versatile guitar playing - adding occasional Spanish flavours, an orchestral sound or a Third Man Theme-like sound in When I’m 64. Reportedly the first classical version of the Sgt. Pepper album – a hard act to follow?"
Beatles Unlimited Magazine, Issue 189, December 2006
Founded in 2007, The Brass Roots Quintet, is solely comprised of Peabody Conservatory undergraduate students. Coached by first trumpeter Joe Burgstaller of the Canadian Brass, the group is one of the most impressive ensembles in the Baltimore area. Known for its exceptional musical interpretation and unified sound, the Brass Roots has received praise from the world-renowned faculty of the Peabody Institute as well as audiences of both public and private Baltimore.
"The members of Expensive Hobby have been playing professionally in the Maryland area for years. These guys know what they are doing and love doing it. With a setlist comprised of fresh originals and classic/progressive rock cover tunes, come out and hear music played the way most of today's bands WISH they could play!"
Contemporary jazz guitarist. Has collaborated with Dennis Chambers, Victor Wooten, and grammy nominee Bob Berg. Blends rock and jazz influences.
Jazz-infused klezmer band led by guitarist and composer Michael Raitzyk.
The Rotterdam Young Men’s Choir De Coolsingers currently consists of 15
men aged 16 to 31 years old. The choir was founded in October 1999 and since that time Arie Hoek has been the conductor of the choir. The name of the choir is derived from the main street in Rotterdam “De Coolsingel”, with a pun on the English pronunciation of the name. The repertory of De Coolsingers varies from Medieval to contemporary music
Gary Thomas-Tenor Sax
BET "Jazz Discovery Winner"
Maryland State Art Council "Performance Award"
"New world jazz...a blend of jazz, world and new age influences."
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Dancehall, reggae, roots and hip-hop DJ mixing the latest in Jamaican and American music.
Tune into my show on BigupRadio.com to listen to the latest music, singles artist interviews and more. Every Wednesday at 3 and 9 p.m.
"Experienced radio/mixedshow, club and mobile DJ based in the metro area. Capable of delivering in every genre from Arabic to Zouk. Available for wedding receptions, club events/private parties, sound engineering, and more. Ready and able to travel (national and international)."
"D'Jsens aka Jaimelous....born in Kings County,Brooklyn, Nyc now currently residing in Howard County,Maryland by default after college. Now currently you can find D'Jsens spinning at local clubs and sportsbars, Such as Seacrets in Ocean City where he linked up with Majah Movements and established his name outside out the NYC circuit and now the sound that D'Jsens presents which was learned while growing in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn where where Jaime learned how to rock crowds from the age of 10 years old with sound like Earth Ruler,LP International and Ruffkut.When he first started spinning records in the early 90's with youths like Johnny Killa(Alliance Invasion) in elementary school,Then going on to be a apprentice on the sound Fashion Muzik Stuido where the role as a "box boy" was taken in order to learn what was needed to learn the politics behind the music(Yes there are politics).With years of experience in the music business following including being a former employee of GreenSleeves records, and working with artist such as Yellowman,Sizzla,Spragga Benz,Assasin,Red Sqr Crew,Dennis Brown(YES), Bushman,Barrington,Natasja,Notch,Red Rat,Nah Switch,Scotty P(Jah Works) to name a few and now currently working with Artist/Producer 77Klash(featured song on Madden 08"Brooklyn Anthem").D'Jsens has established his name over the years playing on sounds such as Vigilante,as well as forming the Juggling Sensations in the summer of 1998.In 2005 Jaimelous was recruited by Shortman Movements to be a major part of (Da Movmentz) as D'Jsens or D'Juggling Sensation with the trademark to "keeping the ladies dancing and the bad boys skanking" of playing all genres of music for all occasions and events as well as featuring new and exclusive music...Available for all parties local or abroad....."
Coffin Dust and Part Death play the opening for CP contributor J.M. Giordano's photo exhibition featuring portraits of death metal band members and fans.
Celebrate the release of the new issues of the comics Henry $ Glen: Forever and Ever #2 and Suspect Device. Josh Bayer will be there to read comics and share stories.
Harold Pinter's 1960's play about a homeless man (played by Marc Horwitz) who is invited by two working class brothers to stay in a dilapidated London flat that begins a war of treachery, dominance, and mystery.
This all-inclusive fundrasing event, presented by Suited to Succeed, seeks to help underprivileged women transition from welfare to work. Attendees are encouraged to bring tax deductible donations of women's business attire and accessories. This year, honorary chair and special guest Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will honor the "Angels," special donors who have conributed their time and funds to the organization. Patrice Sanders of Fox 45 will once again host the event. Attendees will be welcomed with food, drinks, and entertainment.
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