Yuna at 9:30 Club Tuesday September 27: Amazing Artist

Tomorrow night September 27, Malaysian singer-songwriter Yuna will be playing the 9:30 Club. Get tickets!Rolling Stone has hailed Yuna's latest, Chapters, one of the Best R&B albums of 2016. With collaborators like Usher, Pharrell and DJ Premier, her music is packed with retro-futuristic urban grooves.Yuna once described her music as "a cross between Mary Poppins and Coldplay," a quote that she now says, "I can’t believe people still hold onto that! It was a quote that I had on, Read more...

Laurie Berkner Band Coming to Town!

Want to be the coolest mom or dad EVER?Take your kids to see the Laurie Berkner Band LIVE. You and your family will enjoy 1 hour and 15 minutes of singing all your favorites ("Laurie has a pig on her head...", "Moon, moon, moon, shining bright...") and dancing your socks off. Be sure to bring your favorite stuffed animal...for your head!Ticket Price: $35Get tickets before they sell out!    Read more...

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Music Box Concerts for Families in Downtown Silver Spring: Next Show February 27

A Review and Guest Post by Ashley Tuck Thanks so much to Ashley and her friends for attending December's Music Box Concert by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in Downtown Silver Spring. These parents and babies had a great time. Read on for the full scoop on the experience, and be sure to get your tickets for the Saturday, February 27th Music Box shows! Boy, it was it a great day to be a friend of Jessica McFadden! Thanks to Jessica, two of my close friends and I were gifted tickets to attend Read more...

Holiday Concert for Families in Downtown Silver Spring Dec. 12 : Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s Sleigh Ride

Holiday concerts are a (wonderful) dime a dozen this time of year.But musical, seasonal events designed especially for babies, toddlers and preschoolers? Now that is a true Christmas miracle.The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is bringing their Music Box Series to downtown Silver Spring's Civic Building on Saturday, December 12 for two morning little-kid-centric concerts. At both 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., an ensemble of BSO musicians will perform classical holiday songs for children age 0-3 Read more...

Giveaway: Mr. Gabe’s New CD, 2 Winners!

Happy Father's Day to all the DC-area dads out there, and the people who love them! Mr. Gabe is at it again, making marvelous music for his family fans.  On his new CD, Metro Train, Mr. Gabe features a hilarious, original song that my family and I listened to on Father's Day called Good Daddy/Bad Daddy. It's all about the daily tasks of daddom that make kids groan and parents will appreciate. More songs that deal with themes your family will find familiar are Date Night ("Mom and Dad are Read more...

SteveSongs at Jammin’ Java on Valentine’s Day, Saturday Feb. 14

On Valentines Day, Saturday February 14, SteveSongs will play THREE seriously fun concerts at Jammin Java as part of their Tot Rock series.Choose from the 10:30am, 12:30pm or 2:30pm shows. Pick the time that works best for your nap/basketball/swim meet cuckoo crazy family schedule!SteveSongs blends smart lyrics, catchy melodies & thoughtful messages into fun participatory songs that kids & adults love. He will be performing tunes that your kids love from his PBS Kids Mornings Read more...

GIVEAWAY: Cathy and Marcy Winter Family Concert with Justin Roberts

Cathy and Marcy’s annual Winter Family Concert features Justin Roberts Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer's Annual Winter Family Concert is always a huge holiday treat. This, its 29th year, will include two shows on Saturday, December 6, 2014, at 11 am and 1 pm. They will be held in the auditorium of Saint Mark Presbyterian Church 10701 Old Georgetown Rd., Rockville, MD 20852.  Tickets are $12 in advance online, $15 at door.Justin Roberts will perform as the special guest with the Grammy winners. Read more...

Live Music Night Out + Dads Eat Free Father’s Day at Taste Gastropub

Taste Gastropub in Olney has two extremely cool events next week that I am attending and I hope you do too!First off is an exclusive one-year anniversary celebration of Taste on Thursday evening June 12 from 8-9pm. Great music, drinks and food will celebrate Taste's work in the past year of providing a super community gastropub as well as a socially conscious dining experience.Owners Vic and Biana Seested put all proceeds from Taste back into non-profit community support and outreach, Read more...

GIVEAWAY: Aimee Mann + Ted Leo: The Both at 930 Club

  My heart belongs to Merriweather, but the indoor IMP venues 930 Club  and the new The Lincoln Theatre have my kidneys and lungs. These awesome venues are hosting some incredible artists this spring and providing fabulous date night and ladies' nights for us.Aimee Mann is my ultimate girl crush, and her concert with husband Michael Penn at The Birchmere was the first concert my now-husband and I ever saw together. This year she is touring with Ted Leo, and their collaboration is called Read more...