Baltimore's arts and entertainment scene is always buzzing, check out these events to help you get your music fix while introducing you to some of the amazing artists that we have on our performing arts scene.
Tuesday, February 18: DTLR Radio & Rémy Martin® V Present: Voices of the City Series
Singers, start your vocal cords. DTLR and Rémy Martin® V are hosting a concert music series in search of the next "Voice" in Baltimore City and Washington D.C. Contestants in the D.C., Maryland, and Virginia (DMV) areas can enter by submitting a pre-recorded song for consideration, which will be judged by industry professionals including Grammy nominated artist Raheem DeVaughn. If that isn't enough to get your hot tea brewed, the winner will also receive a single produced by DeVaughn himself! Ten semi-finalists will be invited to perform at the finale in Washington D.C. on March 10, 2014.
Thursday, February 20: Rap Royalty Cypher 2014
Everybody's always wondering where the female emcees are on the Baltimore Hip Hop scene, well this event is proof of their presence. "Rap Royalty" will feature an all female cypher with artists like Si Notes, Sweetz Monroe, and Finesse the Best. The event will be hosted by Kia Sample and will feature other special performances. Location: Tony's Diner, 8 Park Avenue Time: 8 p.m.
Friday, February 21: #TheRepFamRadioShow 2 Year Anniversary
Come out and support Baltimore Hip Hop with this event, featuring special performances by DBoi Da Dome and Greg Bugsy (presented by StreetSertified and LoudBoyz Music). This event will also feature a competition between various artists with the winner receiving a package giveaway that includes a track produced by Noodle Beat, studio time, photography, and video production. If you're an artists that needs to build your brand, you can't beat this deal! Location: Paparazzi Nightclub, 407 E. Saratoga St. Time: 9 pm-2 am
Friday, February 21/Saturday, February 22: Frozen Harbor Music Festival
Two days. Eight stages. 75 acts. If you really need a super dose of Baltimore hip hop and indie music, then this is the event to attend. Performers will include SU the Clique, Only, Bar Cardy, plus many more (that's an understatement). Location: Power Plant Live, 34 Marketplace Time: 5 pm- 1:30 am
Saturday, February 22: The Good Music Artist Showcase
With a title like "The Good Music Club" Artist Showcase, you may come out satisfied if you take your chances with this event. Black Republican Music Group (BRMG) has handpicked a selection of artists that they believe perform at the hightest standard of hip hop in the DMV. Featured performers include Rome Cee, VIP Gutter, Finesse the Best, Japiro, Marc Madoff, Nooked Out, and Quattro. BRMG promises "to provide an entertaining show from opening act to closing act". Location: The Gentleman Ten, 2135 Edmondson Ave. Time: 8 pm