lifestyle/entertainment/music


God's Favorite Customer is Father John Misty's coming of age

By Nene Narh-Mensah | June 14, 2018, 12:04 a.m. | In Music »

Misty delivers a deeply introspective view in his latest album


Chance the Rapper colors outside the lines in his World Tour

By Lauren Frost | Oct. 29, 2016, 11:30 p.m. | In Music »

In The Magnificent Coloring World Tour, Chance the Rapper took the audience on an emotional journey through his music by featuring songs from all three of his mixtapes, as well as his joint album with The Social Experiment in a concert experience that can't be forgotten.


The swirling sounds of jazz

By Lauren Frost | April 30, 2016, 1:10 p.m. | In Music »

Enjoy these sounds in the playlist included in this article to finish off Jazz Appreciation Month.


Dr. Dog joined by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for an exciting show

By Ellie Struewing | March 26, 2016, 8:21 p.m. | In Music »

On Thursday night at the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall in Baltimore, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Dr. Dog and the Baltimore Boom Bap Society came together in perfect harmony.


Girlpool and Frankie Cosmos impress at Comet Ping Pong

By Eleanor Linafelt | Aug. 13, 2015, 2:11 p.m. | In Music »

The pure, expressive voices and straightforward guitar and bass riffs of Girlpool and the softer, more complex narrative songs of Frankie Cosmos complemented each other perfectly for this small, yet excitement-filled show.


Does streaming kill artists' dreams?

By Elia Martin | July 25, 2015, 11:13 a.m. | In Music »

In crowded industry, can streaming services avoid hurting artists?


"Surf" along a wave of happiness

By Neida Mbuia Joao | June 21, 2015, 3:51 p.m. | In Music »

As a member of the band "The Social Experiment," Segal, along with fellow collaborators Chance, Peter Cottontale and Nate Fox, has spent over a year carefully directing and putting together this jovial masterwork "Surf." The self-released album is at once a solid jazz opus and what is sure to be a new hip hop classic.


Songs to study to

By Eleanor Linafelt | June 4, 2015, 11:44 p.m. | In Music »

When studying gets monotonous and boring, music can do wonders to accompany you through it and make it a bit more enjoyable. Hopefully this rock playlist will give you that extra push you need to get through these final exams and into summer.


2015 albums to check out

By Arthi Vijaykumar | May 24, 2015, 1:42 p.m. | In Music »

2015 is not even halfway over and already the year has been overwhelmed with fantastic albums, from several hyped and long-awaited releases to many impressive debuts.


Underachievers, Flatbush Zombies electrify the Fillmore crowd

By Sasha Tidwell | Dec. 14, 2014, 11:33 a.m. | In Music »

The Zombies' positive messages and unique take on life combined with their masterful musical abilities has shot them from rapping in small basement studios in Brooklyn to performing at venues like Coachella.


Logic performs well "Under Pressure"

By Aidan Keys | Nov. 5, 2014, 1:28 p.m. | In Music »

The paradoxical relationship of Hall's underprivileged life and his bright outlook, as well as his astounding journey to success, compiles nicely into the refreshing debut, "Under Pressure," which debuted October 21.


Blair student music roundup

By Arthi Vijaykumar | Sept. 11, 2014, 1:43 p.m. | In Music »

Looking for new music? You don't have to look too far: Blair is packed with talented musical artists and bands. Here are a few unique artists who are pretty close to home.


Hot weather deserves hot tunes

By Rohan Oprisko | June 2, 2014, 12:58 p.m. | In Music »

Whether at the beach, at the park, in the house or in the car, as the weather gets hotter and the days get longer, there is one simple thing all humans must do: play music.


Soak up the sun with six spring songs

By Abir Muhuri | May 16, 2014, 7:58 a.m. | In Music »

Since the cold, harsh winter weather has passed, bright skies and refreshing breezes have introduced us to spring. With the update in weather, why not do the same for your music collection? Upbeat tracks with cheerful lyrics will perfectly complement the sunny weather. Here are six tunes to add to your new spring playlist.


Miley takes the DMV

By Temi Ibirogba | April 14, 2014, 9:24 p.m. | In Music »

The last time many of the then tween girls who filled the stadium on Thursday had seen Cyrus live was six years ago at the Verizon Center when she still sported her platinum blonde wig and went by the name of "Hannah Montana."


Warm days, fun concerts

By Caroline Gabriel | March 22, 2014, 9:17 p.m. | In Music »

Whoever the performer, wherever the venue, no matter the time of year, concerts are always entertaining. SCO� experts have done research to find some of the best concerts in the area for the upcoming months.


Ten Disney songs that describe Blazers

By Sarah Trunk | March 20, 2014, 6:38 p.m. | In Music »

The end of the quarter is fast approaching, especially with all of those snow days, leaving Blazers scrambling for last minute grade changes to slip in before the quarter deadline closes.


"Goin' Back to Cali…" (and Chi-Town)

By Abel Chanyalew | Feb. 18, 2014, 8:33 p.m. | In Music »

The East Coast: the birthplace of hip hop. It's the origin of many of the genre's living (as well as deceased) legends, and it was once the main location of the kingdom of rap music. But what happened? The East has fallen far behind while the West Coast and the Midwest, specifically Los Angeles and Chicago, have taken charge of the rap game.


Songs for a chilly day

By Zoe Johnson | Feb. 7, 2014, 6:32 a.m. | In Music »

Here's some music from SCO to help you stay cheerful and mellow in the face of brutal winter winds and equally brutal homework loads.


Lorde's brand of royalty

By Zoe Johnson | Dec. 23, 2013, 8:06 a.m. | In Music »

Everything about Lorde emanates confidence. (Lorde is a stage name; her real name is Ella Yelich-O'Connor). From the unflinching way she stares out of music videos to the proud, knowledgeable words she sings to her persona, Lorde is captivating, and she knows it.


Kacey Musgraves' new country sound

By Zoe Johnson | Nov. 22, 2013, 5:33 p.m. | In Music »

To the delight of many of her fans, Musgraves won Best New Artist at the Country Music Awards (CMAs) on Nov. 6. Kacey Musgraves, who was nominated for six awards, released Same Trailer Different Park, her fourth album, earlier this year.


An epicenter of new rap

By Rohan Oprisko | Nov. 11, 2013, 1:49 p.m. | In Music »

They are part of the new hip-hop movement which is focused on returning rap to its golden age of great lyricists and great beats that are reminiscent of soul instead of electronic music. Although they are not part of mainstream music, most have had international tours and are gaining deserved popularity every day.


Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2014 Retrospective

By Dylan Ahunhodjaev | Oct. 30, 2013, 3:50 p.m. | In Music »

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced the list of nominees for induction this year, and has opened voting here through December 10.


For Lou Reed, one last "Sunday Morning"

By Dylan Ahunhodjaev | Oct. 30, 2013, 9:32 a.m. | In Music »

This boy was adamant about Reed's greatness, and played me his best-known song, 1972's "Walk on the Wild Side." My taste in music has shifted and grown since then, but my respect and appreciation for Lou Reed has never diminished.


"Is Survived By" is highlight of the fall

By Dylan Ahunhodjaev | Oct. 21, 2013, 12:56 p.m. | In Music »

Since their inception in 2007, Los Angeles' Touché Amoré (TA) have been wailing away about the troubles they confront on a daily basis to the violent pounding of drums and roar of guitar.

We found 185 results.