Category Archives: Marble Bar

Roger Anderson: In Memoriam

By Tom Warner (Baltimore City Paper, 1986) He thrived on a sort of nervous energy, changing moods as habitually as he puffed away on his ever-presents. People around him were never quite sure when he was being serious and when … Continue reading

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Marble Bar Poster Art

Marble Bar Poster Art by Tom Warner After blogging about the Chelsea Graveyard/Slickee Boys Memorial Weekend show at the Ottobar, I got nostalgic and dug up my Marble Bar memorabilia. Recalling that at 2005’s Marble Bar 20th Reunion some guy had … Continue reading

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Marble Bar Pix

Attention all Marble Bar alumni, whoever and wherever you are. A talented photog going by the nom de Internet “Jack of Hearts” has a fantastic Flickr photostream of bands (local and national) that played Baltimore’s Marble Bar back in the early ’80s. His profile lists his occupation as Fire Alarm Tech, but the guy’s a great picture snapper. Continue reading

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“Glory Hole”

The Marble Bar, the Basement That Hosted Both Henry Fonda and Iggy Pop, Turns Another Page by Brennen Jensen (Baltimore City Paper 12/6/2000) For the better part of a decade, the boarded-up Congress Hotel has loomed over the 300 block … Continue reading

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