Join The Artist Navigator, Terrell Brown for the kick off of Baltimore by Baltimore festival series. The all-day event will feature an array of talented artists, makers, and food in a Waterfront Music & Makers Festival.
The Artist Navigator convenes the creative community & local resources to ensure Baltimore’s creative professionals can grow, thrive, and build sustainable careers in their field.
“For me, it’s all about leveraging our creative economy to show how abundant these spaces can be while representing all of Baltimore. We’re looking forward to having a large turnout, bringing positive energy to the Harbor and showcasing the authentic culture and internationally known artists who are from here, but many people may not know.”
Terrell Brown, The Artist Navigator
1500 Radio + DJ Twisted - 12-7pm What's a party without a DJ? Nothing. Kicking off the event with a scorching list of today's hit music is 1500 Radio's and Baltimore’s own DJ Twisted. He's opened for K. Michelle, Keisha Cole, Kevin Gates and Raheem Devaughn for starters and plans to bring that same energy to The Amp with his selections on the wheels of steel that will keep our party going all day long. Learn More About "1500 Radio"
Eat the Cake Band - 1pm A stylistically unique Indie Hip Rock Soul Band from day one, the members of Eat The Cake Band have been singing, performing, and playing in sync as if they’d been together their entire musical careers. Throughout the course of the group’s collaboration, they have won over the hearts of music lovers from all walks of life and across genres. While performing at a variety of venues and making countless public appearances, their captivating, high-energy concerts have earned them an ever-growing fan base. Learn More About "Eat The Cake"
WombWork Productions, Inc. - 2pm WombWork Productions, Inc. brings together art and spirit through traditional art forms and showcases socially relevant productions that empower performers and youth in social change issues.WombWork Productions, Inc. has performed with many household names in the Baltimore community including: Johns Hopkins, Morgan State University, Coppin State University, FORCE: Upsetting Rape Culture, Youth Works, Great Blacks in Wax Museum, American Visionary Art Museum, Youth as Resources, and Artscape Festival. Learn More About "WombWork Productions, Inc."
The Poetry Party - 4pm The Poetry Party is an ART HOME for countless creatives in Baltimore, MD. We’ve showcased THOUSANDS of Artists from all backgrounds, from all around the world, right here on our stage. This space has become THE sustainable art platform for our community to express and heal our troubles and celebrate our wins. "We truly seek to continue developing Artists and Sustaining ART in Baltimore, by showcasing our OWN on an international platform built by US; the Artists." Learn More About "The Poetry Party"
Blaqstarr - 5pm Blaqstarr is a Rapper, Singer, DJ and Producer from Baltimore whose talents have led him to collaborate with acclaimed performers M.I.A, Mos Def, Diplo and the late Queen of Baltimore Club Music–K Swift. With albums and EPs such ‘King of Roq’ and ‘The Divine’ that blended Club, electronic and Hip-Hop into a sonic offering that turned critics into fans by the play. Blaqstarr will bring that same energy that made him one of the many acts on stage at SXSW to BxB for fans looking for a great performance. Learn More About "Blaqstarr"
*Special Guest* - 6pm Stay Tuned For A Special Announcement on Friday May 5th!
John Tyler - 7pm John Tyler is a 21-year-old artist, multi- instrumentalist, multi-genre producer, Founder of Love Groove Music Festival, and film scorer for Under Armour, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Visit Baltimore, and Maryland Public Television. He has been featured in Charm TV, Hulu Advertisements, BET Instagram Promotions, Baltimore Magazine, Afro Newspaper, Baltimore Sun, B’more Art, Baltimore’s 92Q, & WTMD. Learn More About "John Tyler"