Category Archives: Hammerjacks

Baltimore Lingo: “Crab Eyes” = Erect Nipples

Crab Eyes Erect nipples (generally female) visible through clothing due to chill or arousal. “It’s so cold out, Wendy got the crab eyes. She could cut glass with those things.” (via

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Pumped-Up Kix: Baltimore’s hard-rock heroes play the hits while considering a new album

By Al Shipley (Baltimore City Paper, 12/26/2012) In 1995, Kix decided they’d had a good run. After forming as the Shooze in Frederick, Md., in the late ’70s, ruling Baltimore’s hard-rock scene throughout the ’80s, and eventually scoring Top 40 … Continue reading

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RIP, Brian Jack

Child’s Play Vocalist Brian Jack Has Passed Away (By Dana, Eddie Reports coming out of Baltimore, Maryland reveal that Child’s Play vocalist Brian Jack has died. No details on the cause of death have been stated as of yet. … Continue reading

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Baltimore Rock 1985: Larry Hinshaw Leaves Child’s Play

By Sue Hodges (ROX Magazine, 6/1988) PSSSST… You wanna hear some rumors being circulated about one of Baltimore’s hottest rock ‘n’ roll bands? An exceptionally large crowd gathered at Network on Saturday, June 11 to verify what rumors they had … Continue reading

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