Rambling Rose: Baltimore Musicians Do Their Thing!

Hello everyone, I hope everyone is well. I have so much to tell you and some good and some not so good. I will start off with the good things first.

Firefly: The Experience

Just recently, I had the opportunity to cover and attend the 8th annual Firefly Music Festival in Dover, Delaware. Firefly is one of the most popular festivals in the country, which has hosted some very notable names in the music ...

John Legend, Yusuf/Cat Stevens And Others Come Together To Help Preserve Nina Simone’s Legacy

The National Trust for Historic Preservation through its African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund, announced a crowdfunding campaign to support the restoration and preservation of Nina Simone’s childhood home in Tryon, N.C. This campaign, supported by artists, actors, and musicians ...

Rambling Rose: Weekend - Hot And Steamy With Music Festivals

There are so many happy and good things going on this weekend to pick up your spirit and I am going to tell you all about it. There are a couple of festivals happening this weekend, rain or shine so ...

IN MEMORIAM: Cameron Boyce Remembered

The world is mourning the loss of Disney star Cameron Boyce who passed away Saturday due to an ongoing medical condition. Boyce, 20, who starred in Disney’s Descendantsfranchise, was found unresponsive at his home and could not be revived by ...

Ernest Gaines Book Award Raises Cash Prize To $15,000

The underwriter of the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence has raised the cash prize to $15,000 from $10,000 and the deadline for submitting books remains August 15, 2019. The Baton Rouge Area Foundation increased its support for its ...

Soulful Symphony Kicks Off Inaugural Season At Merriweather Post Pavilion

Soulful Symphony, a visionary orchestra that celebrates, elevates, and reimagines American music and culture, played its first note at the iconic Merriweather Post Pavilion on Saturday, June 29, at 7:30 p.m.

Rambling Rose: Beginning Of Summer

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‘Life is Full’ Author Encourages Us To Pause, Reflect And Find Our Purpose

The power of pausing, she explains as taking time to unplug, getting back to the core of who you are and embracing the beauty of all that is good. From that pause her second book, “Life is Full: Musings on ...

Liris Crosse Makes The World Her Runway With New Book

Baltimore born and raised Liris Crosse made history in the sixteenth season of Project Runway when she became the first black plus sized model to win the competition. Fans may recall her unforgettable victory night as she unabashedly shed tears ...

Jazz Pianist Richard D. Johnson Joins Peabody Conservatory Faculty

The Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University welcomes pianist Richard D. Johnson to its jazz studies faculty beginning in the 2019-20 academic year.

Rambling Rose: Entertainment At It's Best

"Hello everyone! Hopefully, you made it through the Memorial Weekend with a smile. I have so much to tell you, so let me get started."

Rambling Rose: Fundraiser & Entertainment

Hello everyone! I hope all the mothers enjoyed their special day last weekend. I hope that the children, grandchildren, husbands and the significant others showed you how much they appreciates you. I have a few things I want to share ...

Marino Infantry At Milkboy Arthouse

A$AP Ant (AKA YG Addie) booked his very own show at Milkboy Arthouse in College Park, Maryland, not far from our hometown of Baltimore. As an aspiring artist myself, I leapt at the opportunity to ask him about his upbringing, ...

UV To Hold 1st Annual Pastor Sandra (Sandy) Johnson Theatrical Festival

Ursula V. Battle’s ‘DisChord In The Choir: Pitch Please!’ To Be Performed June 22-23