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Best Places For A Guys Night Out

As a guy, there comes a time when you just want to hang out with your boys. By now though, you’ve probably out-grown the… ahem “gentleman’s clubs” and are looking for something a little more upscale but not stuffy. We’ve put together a list of things you can do with your bros that will keep your self-respect intact.

11/10/2011

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Heard On The Street: Tips About Baltimore’s Halloween Fun

When Halloween rolls around, there are three guys who you can all but guarantee will bring the party. Music Bloggers Ryan Detter, Brent Hoffman and Tom Murray go out of their way to create costumes that turn heads with their attention to detail and originality. In short, they ARE the party wherever they go!

10/27/2011

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Best Places To Drink Like A Writer In Baltimore

Forget the critics, Baltimore is a writer’s city. The list of scribes that called Charm City home is long enough to make any New Yorker turn their head.

10/06/2011

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Baltimore’s Local Band Booker, Dana Murphy Of Unregistered Nurse Promotions

As anyone will tell you, Baltimore has one of the hottest music scenes in the country. From Dan Deacon to Beach House, the Baltimore scene is making waves across the country. Here in the city, Dana Murphy of Unregistered Nurse is one of the top bookers of new talent. Murphy, 24, works with the edgiest performers in town.

09/29/2011

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Best Places To Go To After The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Gala

If you’re going to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Gala on Sept. 10 featuring violinist and Baltimore native, Hilary Hahn, you’re going to be looking for a place to keep the night going long after the music has stopped. We’ve put together a few places where you can wear your black tie clothing and still have a bit of fun.

09/08/2011

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Best Secret Happy Hours In The Baltimore Area

Everyone has their local pubs where they gather with friends for an after work tipple and a few words of conversation. Time to give the local a rest, meet new people and explore some of the city’s best happy hours that are hidden in plain sight.

08/25/2011

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Best Places To Grab A Drink Post Show, Downtown

Thankfully, Baltimore, as small as it may seem to an outsider, has a pretty bumping bar scene. That comes in handy after you roll out from a downtown concert or show and are in the mood to dance or grab a drink with friends. All of the after party venues are within safe walking distance from your concert/theater venue and perfect for chatting it up with your fellow audience members.

07/28/2011

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Weekend Music Guide To Artscape

It’s the East Coast’s largest and loudest free arts fest. Since 1982, Artscape has taken up a sizable chunk of the Station North arts district with top acts like Ray Charles, Blues Traveler and features art from across the country. Taking in the fest can be daunting to both outsider and local a like. This guide will help you enjoy the festival and not get too lost in the three-day sea of creativity.

07/14/2011