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18th & Addison Release First Full-Length Album “Makeshift Monster”

On Friday, July 15, the band 18th & Addison, consisting of members Tom Kunzman and Kait DiBenedetto, who both sing and play guitar, released their first full length album “Makeshift Monster.” This release comes just a little over a year and a half after the release of their first official release, “Little Parasites,” being an Extended-Play (EP). Kunzman and DiBenedetto have had other projects, such as Kunzman being in the…

Dana James performing at showcase at Bar Lubitsch in West Hollywood, CA, May 25th, 2015
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Singer/Songwriter Dana James Makes Her Music Dreams Come True

Dana James is a singer/songwriter who moved from Las Vegas to Boston when she was accepted to Berklee College of Music. Upon graduating from the college, the singer moved back home for a while before picking up her career in music in the heart of the entertainment industry, Los Angeles, Calif. Since the age of seven, she has a had a dedication to music, starting off with piano lessons when her teacher noted…

Morning Banana Diet performing at Vinyl Acres
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Morning Banana Diet Rocks Out at Vinyl Acres

On Wednesday, July 6, the band Morning Banana Diet opened for the band Tomato Dodgers at Vinyl Acres, a music story in downtown Frederick, Md. The show at Vinyl Acres drew in a very close-knit audience, ranging from 10-20  people as the night went on. People interested in the local band scene, ranging from Frederick to the tri-state area, often go to shows to keep up with the local music…

The family in "One Slight Hitch"
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“One Slight Hitch” Leaves Its Mark at Totem Pole Playhouse

More than half of the Totem Pole Playhouse was filled on Saturday, July 9, for opening night of the play “One Slight Hitch,” which stars TV actress Betsy Randle, Granville Van Dusen, and Jonathan Cable, as well as a slew of other actors. Written by comedian Lewis Black, the play definitely resulted in tons of laughter. Set in the 1980s, the premise of the play is that a girl named…

Carly Clark's EP "In This Moment"
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Carly Clark: The singer/songwriter to look out for

Carly Clark is a singer/songwriter from the Mechanicsburg/Harrisburg, Pa., area who is on her way to making music a full-time career. Releasing her first official EP, “In This Moment,” in August of last year, the songstress has been performing shows, making TV appearances, and uploading videos to her YouTube page to advertise her talent. One of the shows she performed was at C & C Coffee Company in Chambersburg, PA,…

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Knob Hall Winery offers a taste of summer

Located in Clear Spring, Md., Knob Hall Winery is the destination to go to on a summer weekend, especially if you’re craving a southern atmosphere. From weddings to small concerts to wine tastings, this establishment has it all, along with a vineyard in its backyard. Over 200 years ago, Jacob Seibert came to America with his three brothers in search of the “American Dream,” as Knob Hall Winery’s website states….