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    Blues Webb

    Name: A. Blues Webb Instrument: Drums Describe your sound: Strong Funky Pocket How did you get started playing your instrument? I stared playing in church at the age ...

    On November 25, 2013 / By
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    Anubis Unbound – Band Spotlight

     Name of Band: Anubis Unbound Style of Music: Metal Describe your sound: Aggressive rythyms with interesting melodies and brutal breakdowns. In short – METAL. Although we were Maryland’s number ...

    On November 11, 2013 / By
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    ellen cherry – Artist Spotlight

    Name: ellen cherry (lowercase letters, intentional and totally deliberate) Instrument: voice, guitar, piano, ‘cello, others yet to be learned Describe your sound: song and story alchemist How did you ...

    On October 10, 2013 / By

CD Review

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    Wendel Patrick – 4 Album Release

    On January 1st, 2014 Wendel Patrick released 3 completely different full length albums.  If that wasn’t enough, he played every instrument and programmed every beat/sound you hear on ...

    On February 14, 2014 / By
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    Mark Hopkins – Room Service

    With the proud proclamation that “Room Service” was recorded in studios, basements, bathrooms, and laundry rooms, Mark Hopkins manages to capture the feel of a live performance in ...

    On November 15, 2013 / By
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    Ruut – CD Review

    Ruut redefines the sound of the modern singer songwriter with the release of her latest album, “Glimpse.” Her use of orchestration, dynamics, and space leaves the listener hanging ...

    On October 10, 2013 / By

Videos

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    Fatally Yours – Exit Sign

    From the day we wrote the song “Exit Sign,” we’ve always envisioned having a cool video to go along with it.  But whenever we talked about it, we ...

    On December 23, 2013 / By
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    Todd Marcus – Bass Clarinetist, Composer, Arranger

    Bass clarinetist, composer, and arranger Todd Marcus is one of the few jazz artists worldwide to focus exclusively on use of the bass clarinet as a primary instrument ...

    On December 8, 2013 / By
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    Joel Holmes – Fatima Suite

    Baltimore pianist/composer Joel Holmes plays his original composition “Fatima Suite” in Kiev, Ukraine. Composer’s Festival. Radio Orchestra of Kiev. October 4 2013 Written and Arranged by Joel Holmes ...

    On December 3, 2013 / By

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Feature Stories

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    28th Wammie Winners – Feb 6th, 2014

    Full listing of all of the winners from the 28th Wammies.  Presented by the Washington Area Music Association on February 6th, 2014. A CAPPELLA GROUP -emeritus Sweet Honey ...

    On February 20, 2014 / By
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    David Bach Charting Nationally

    Baltimore smooth jazz pianist, David Bach has been getting rave reviews, and making some serious moves on multiple jazz charts with his latest release “Otherworld.”  Along with a ...

    On February 14, 2014 / By
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    Wendel Patrick – 4 Album Release

    On January 1st, 2014 Wendel Patrick released 3 completely different full length albums.  If that wasn’t enough, he played every instrument and programmed every beat/sound you hear on ...

    On February 14, 2014 / By

Featured Events

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    The Shindig Returns

    The Shindig Music Festival Returns to Carroll Park in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 27, 2014!  More details to come… ...

    On February 13, 2014 / By
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    Frozen Harbor Music Festival

    One Koast Entertainment has combined with The Power Plant Live! and some of the areas top promoters and artists to bring you Frozen Harbor Music Festival 2014!! MAIN ...

    On February 13, 2014 / By
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    A Very Mobtown Christmas

    A Very Mobtown Christmas on Saturday, Dec. 14 at Baltimore Soundstage will feature a lineup of some of Baltimore’s Finest Bands as well as the Red Carpet Premiere of the ...

    On December 2, 2013 / By

Must See Videos

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    Unsound: extended trailer

    This documentary is about fairness for the people who create the things that define our very culture. If their livelihoods aren’t sustainable, we all loose. Reaching the public ...

    On November 18, 2013 / By
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    Dirty Loops – Hit Me

    At Mobtown Music Guide, we focus on local music in the Baltimore/DC area, BUT sometimes we see a video that we have to share with our viewers.  Welcome ...

    On November 13, 2013 / By
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    Jacob Collier – Don’t You Worry ‘Bout A Thing

    Published on Oct 13, 2013 Jacob Collier’s arrangement of an all-time Stevie Wonder favourite; recorded, produced and performed by a whole team of Jacob Colliers; recorded entirely with one ...

    On November 12, 2013 / By

Misc.

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    How To Score The Next Big Hit

    Shared post from : Music Think Tank How to Score the Next BIG Hit: 5 Marketing Tips From Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “Thrift Shop” Written by Lukas Camenzind With over ...

    On December 4, 2013 / By
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    The Album is Dying

    Shared post written by: Bob Lefsetz (Variety Magazine) The album is dying in front of our very eyes.  Media cannot be limited to the album release date. It ...

    On November 22, 2013 / By