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Retro Baltimore: The 2016 Marble Bar Photo Shoot

Marble Bar Alums reunite for fun “Dark. Dank. Sweaty. Fetid. Subterranean. A physical eyesore in the basement of a once posh hotel long gone to seed. In other words, the perfect rock venue.” – Michael Yockel (“What Is and What … 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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