BALTIMORE (WJZ) — CBS RADIO Baltimore will the debut of the newest entertainment venue, the UpClose Performance Studio – a state-of-the-art space, which the radio stations will use to present invitation-only concerts and special events to its listeners.
Officially opening later this month on July 20, the studio includes top-quality sound equipment, a video wall behind the stage, and professional lighting.READ MORE: Cerruti Scores 20 To Carry Albany Over UMBC 66-54
Throughout the year, radio stations will host performers and other celebrities for concerts, talks and various “meet & greet” opportunities.READ MORE: Taylor Scores 21 To Carry Lehigh Past Navy 69-61
Listeners will be able to enjoy the performances online, either on their computer or mobile device via streaming and live video.
A theater-style all-LED professional lighting system is being installed by Showtime Sound of Frederick, Maryland, responsible for stage lighting for a number of recent performance tours, including Louis C.K., Amy Schumer, and Kevin Hart.MORE NEWS: Capitals' Orlov Suspended 2 Games For Kneeing Jets' Ehlers
“Our UpClose Performance Studio is a great way to extend our reach into the community,” said Robert Philips, Senior Vice President/Market Manager of CBS RADIO Baltimore. “We’re looking forward to providing our listeners with this unique opportunity to hear see and meet some of their favorite artists in an exclusive and intimate setting.”