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March 17, 2005|By Ann McArthur

The Fixx is in

England's The Fixx, the new-wave rockers whose hits went platinum in the '80s, are back and on tour Sunday at the Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis. Expect a blend of the band's classic hits, such as "One Thing Leads To Another," and some new rock music.

The music starts at 7 p.m. at the Rams Head Tavern, 33 West St., Annapolis. Tickets are $32-$35. Call 410-268-4545.

Bass master

Grammy Award-winner Victor Wooten is bringing his electric bass to the Funk Box on Tuesday and Wednesday The bass player and composer will play his popular rhythm and blues and jazz hits from the past and new music from his album (Soul Circus) that will be released in April.

Tickets are $20-$24. The Funk Box is at 10 E. Cross St. Call 410-625-2000 or visit www.thefunkbox.com.

Blues buffet

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Baltimore Blues Society with a buffet of blues performances Saturday. Expect live music from folk-blues legend Odetta, Blues band of the year, Magic Slim and the Teardrops and the 2001 winner of the International Blues Challenge, Richard Johnston. Proceeds from the event go to the Blues in the Schools fund and the Johns Hopkins Tutorial Project.

The anniversary benefit is Saturday at 8 p.m. at Johns Hopkins' Shriver Hall, at 3400 N. Charles St. Tickets are $15-$50. Tickets are available at Record & Tape Traders or by mail. Call 410-744-2291.

-- Ann McArthur

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