Category Archives: Punk / New Wave

Play Ball: Joan Jett Talks Orioles 2014 Season

[Punk icon Joan Jett grew up in Rockville, Md., and has been an O's fan since the very first game she attended on August 13, 1969, when Jim Palmer threw a no-hitter against the Oakland A's (Joan: "So how can … Continue reading

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Baltimore Backtrack: Pooba on WTMD

As part of last night’s “Baltimore Hit Parade” show on WTMD (Towson University, 89.7 FM), host Sam Sessa interviewed Baltimore’s legendary Punk Godfather, Dave Wilcox (aka Steptoe T. Magnificent) and played a live track (“Top of the Pops (Bottom of … Continue reading

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Harp, the Herald Angels Sing

The Ghost of Christmas Past: Mark Harp (1957-2004) Lest we forget, legendary Baltimore musician Mark Linthicum – better known to friends and local music lovers as Mark Harp or “Harpo” (for his resemblance to the similarly curly-haired Harpo Marx) – … Continue reading

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