Tag Archives: pooba

The First Annual End of the World Show (1973)

[After spotting a framed poster for this legendary Johns Hopkins University event hanging on Robyn Webb’s wall, I checked the Internets (all of them!) and found this review by the guy who organized it all, Tom D’Antoni. The former Baltimore … Continue reading

Posted in 1970s, Baltimorons, Celebrities, Decades, Dreamlanders, Edith Massey, Entertainment, Events, Films, John Waters, Music, Punk / New Wave, Roadside Attractions, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

HARRY: Baltimore’s Underground Journal debuts (1969)

Scanning through the microfilm rolls of the “Underground Newspaper Collection” in the Enoch Pratt Central Library’s Periodicals department,  I came across the very first issue of “Harry: Baltimore’s Underground Journal” from November 13, 1969. The bi-weekly publication sold for 25 … Continue reading

Posted in 1960s, 1970s, 70s Rock, Decades, Festivals, Media, Mount Vernon, Music, Neighborhoods, Roadside Attractions, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

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

Posted in 1970s, 70s Rock, Baltimorons, Entertainment, Festivals, Marble Bar, Mount Vernon, Music, Nightspots, Punk / New Wave | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments