Music events worth seeking out in Baltimore this week

If you love to take advantage of the live music offerings near you, this week offers several great reasons to leave the house.

From an alternative rock band to hip-hop, read on for a local music to-do list to fill your calendar this week.

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The Parlor Mob

Check out a live performance by New Jersey-based alternative rock band The Parlor Mob Friday night. The four-person band is made up of lead singer Mark Melicia, guitarist Paul Ritchie, drummer Sam Bey and bassist Gianni Scalise, according to the group's Facebook page.

When: Friday, April 19, 8 p.m.
Where: Joe Squared, 33 W. North Ave.
Price: $13-$15

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Moonshine: Bash Under the Stars

Check out a Friday night bash featuring music, food, drinks and live performances Friday night. Performing artists will include Baltimore-based rappers MainManCam and Rahkai. The location will be unveiled before the event. 

When: Friday, April 19, 10 p.m.- Saturday, April 20, 2 a.m.
Where: East Baltimore
Price: Free

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Film: Tell Me More and Then Some 

Check out a film screening chronicling Baltimore's jazz history and highlighting its current jazz scene Saturday. The film will follow a discussion with producer Jeff Finch, jazz personality Gary Ellerbe and local musicians. Kicking off the event will be musicians Greg Hatza and Marleen Ross with a musical tribute to legendary jazz musician Ethel Ennis.

When: Saturday, April 20, 2 p.m.
Where: Reginald F. Lewis Museum, 830 E. Pratt St.
Price: Free

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Gay Love & Hip-Hop: A Panel and Performance

Check out a bash celebrating hip-hop and the LGBTQ community Saturday night. Enjoy performances by rapper DDm, musical artist Kotic Couture and Rovo Monty. Stick around for an artist panel along with a listening party by DJ Rosie. Food and beverages will be available.

When: Saturday, April 20, 5-8 p.m.
Where: The Journey Center, 880 Park Ave., Suite 300.
Price: Free

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