Two Shows in Baltimore Tomorrow

Here at the Baltimore Chop we love it when the people who book punk rock shows compete directly for our attention. The two shows happening tomorrow at Golden West and the Gold Bar are a classic case of this, and it’s a really tough decision to make picking between the two. If you’re having the […]

The Caribbean @ Church & Co. Tonight

After yesterday’s post it’s pretty clear that we aren’t as keen on live music as we once were. Fees for tickets and sold out rooms and tinnitus and that one guy who insists on playing pool seriously and intently even though the room is packed and everyone wants to dance. Bah humbug. Who needs it? […]

Poster Guts @ Atomic Books Tomorrow

Atomic Books’ newly opened Eightbar is quickly and quietly becoming Hampden’s best low-key spot to relax and have a drink. If the Chop were a drunken Goldilocks searching up and down the avenue for the perfect happy hour-type relaxing bar this is what we would find: Rocket to Venus: Yeah this place is pretty good […]

Holy Rockers, Booze and Shockers Opening @ Gallery 788 Tonight

We told you just a few weeks ago that the new Gallery 788 location in Hampden was an exciting addition to the Avenue, and that 788 has been one of the more vital and exciting galleries in the city for years. One of the reasons it stands out above most other galleries is that 788′s […]