Pretty Reckless in Baltimore

Pretty Reckless in Baltimore

Photos and words Paul Frederiksen Usually when you go to a show you have expectations on what the audience will be like. Coming into The Pretty Reckless show my expectations on what the audience would look like couldn’t be more wrong. It had everything from teenage rocker chicks to 60 year old tattooed degenerates. For some reason, it all made sense. Taylor Momsen gave up a life of celebrity and acting to become a serious…

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Charm City Devils at Ram’s Head Live

Charm City Devils at Ram’s Head Live

The Charm City Devils headlined the 2015 Loud Festival at Ram’s Head Live on April 17th. After rocking out to Nightsbridge, Chaos in the Skies, and Bad Seed Rising, the crowd’s patience paid off (though it was hardly a chore) and Charm City Devils came out and rocked our faces off. Check out our pics below, then swing by CharmCityDevils.com for more of their music and tour dates. And stay tuned to DC Decibel, via…

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Bad Seed Rising at Ram’s Head Live

Bad Seed Rising at Ram’s Head Live

Bad Seed Rising is one of the promising stars in Baltimore’s rock scene. Already signed to Road Runner Records, they’re the ones to watch. Their young age may seem like a novelty, but once you witness them live, in person, you’ll know that they’re so much more than a gimmick. They totally blew me away at Ram’s Head Live. I first shot them at the Charm City Fest back in 2012 and was blown away…

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Nightsbridge at Ram’s Head Live

Nightsbridge at Ram’s Head Live

Nightsbridge was one of the first bands I ever shot, way back at Towson’s Recher Theater. The theater is no longer a rock venue (Nightsbridge headlined their final show), and Nightsbridge has been moving up, appearing frequently on 98 Rock’s Noise in the Basement, and a rising fixture on the Baltimore scene. They’ve got a heavy rock STP or AC|DC sound. It was great to finally shoot them on the storied Ram’s Head Live stage…

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