Bmore Music Picks is a weekly feature that highlights shows, concerts or events to check out in Baltimore (and the surrounding area). While it’s not a comprehensive events calendar, our picks are diverse and may highlight jazz, rock, folk, noise, punk, hip-hop, R&B, metal, experimental or just about any other sub-genre or style that helps make Baltimore’s music scene varied and vibrant.
Friday, October 31st – Mobtown Ballroom 3-year Anniversary Party and Halloween Spectacular
The Mobtown Ballroom, 861 Washington Blvd. at 7:00 PM – $75 for the weekend (individual tickets at the door)
In honor of Mobtown Ballroom’s 3rd Birthday, they’re throwing a weekend full of parties, including two nights of singer, Meschiya. You’re encouraged to dress up Friday for Halloween! Read more about the weekend here.
More info here.
- Saturday, November 1st – Bawdy Shop of Horrors Burlesque Show
Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St. at 8:00 PM – $15
- The Ottobar website describes the Bawdy Burlesque show as “striptease hijinks meets mystery mayhem.” This 18+ event will not disappoint the night after Halloween.
Find more info here.
Sunday, November 2nd – Lafayette Gilchrist CD Release w/ New Volcanoes
Windup Space, 12 W. North Ave. at 7:00 PM – $15 (including new CD)
The GoGo Suite is Lafayette Gilchrist’s new release and it’s dedicated to the “father of Go-Go,” Chuck Brown. For just 15 bucks you get a ticket to the show AND a copy of the album on CD.
Author Taylor DeBoer grew up in the Baltimore area and studied Writing and Sociology at Loyola University Maryland. He is a local writer, music lover, and edits a website that he co-founded, Manikmusic.net. Follow him on Twitter at TayDeBoer23.