Archive of past events at The Red Room

Friday June 02, 2017 | 8:30 pm

Hamid Drake and Jamal Moore Duo

Friday, June 2nd, the Red Room will host a duo featuring the legendary percussionist Hamid Drake and multi-instrumentalist Jamal Moore.   Doors at 8:30pm Show at 9:00pm $10   Hamid Drake Hamid Drake was born in Monroe, LA, in 1955, and later moved to Chicago with his family. He ended up taking drum lessons with Fred […]


Thursday May 25, 2017 | 8:30 pm

Jason Soliday // Luer // Axebreaker

J. Soliday is an electronic musician. A member of Cleav’d Cleaver, Ratatosk, Magic Missile, I <3 Presets, xTAL fSCK, LORD MUTE, and various ad-hoc ensembles too numerous to mention. He can usually be found traversing the boundaries between free improvisation, concrete composition, and aleatoric noise. “The real beauty of this music lies in […]


Saturday May 20, 2017 | 9:00 pm

Bob Bellerue // Xome

Bob Bellerue is a noise composer, experimental musician, and creative technician based in Brooklyn NY. Over the last 25+ years he has been involved in a wide range of creative activities – experimental electronic music, junk metal percussion ensembles, Balinese gamelan, sound scores for dance/ performance/ video, and installation sound and video art. His recent […]


Friday May 19, 2017 | 9:00 pm

Elgar // Squeak

Elgar is Hans Koch on Bass Clarinet, Flo Stoffner on Guitar, and Lionel Friedli on drums. This instrumental european free improv trio is a powerhouse, visiting the states for a spring tour. The trio feels most at home in the midst of a conflict, in the twilight zone between brute power and fragile sound structures, […]


Volunteers Collective

Sunday May 07, 2017 | 7:00 pm

Volunteers’ Collective May 7, 2017

You should come play music with us. Every month, the Red Room hosts the Volunteers’ Collective, a free workshop for experimental and improvised music. In this cordial, informal setting, we focus on listening and collaboration. Players of all skill levels are encouraged to attend and participate. We could use anyone who is a… brass-buzzer      […]


Sunday April 30, 2017 | 8:30 pm


Moth Cock perform a strain of improvised music that bridges the chasm between the free-jazz tradition and the noise underground. The duo processes live clarinet and trumpet through rudimentary effects into damaged squalls of electronic chaos set to mutated rhythms. Their unique performance tactics yield unforgettable live performances that have been documented on the grooves […]


The Red Room is a volunteer-run space in Baltimore dedicated to mind-expanding experimental culture, headquartered at Normals Books and Records.