Meet `The Wire' cast
The lowdown -- HBO and The Wire sponsor an event at Little Havana Restaurante y Cantina Cubana tonight. Stars of the Baltimore-based crime drama will bartend, and proceeds and tips benefit the Ella Thompson Fund of the Parks and People Foundation, which raises money for children in Baltimore.
If you go -- This event is tonight at Little Havana, 1325 Key Highway, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation. Call 410-448-5663, Ext.136, or visit parksandpeople.org.
Satyr Hill CD
The lowdown -- The Satyr Hill Band will perform at the St. John's United Methodist Church of Hamilton tomorrow. This bluegrass group has Judd "Hawk" Hawkins on fiddle, Rick Miller on guitar, Chaz Smith on mandolin, Tom Reeves on bass and Keith Harrison on banjo. At tomorrow's concert, the band will release Dead on the Scene Revival, a CD recorded at the Cellar Stage.
If you go -- The concert is at St. John's United Methodist Church of Hamilton, 5315 Harford Road, tomorrow. Doors open at 7 p.m. and music starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $14. Call 410-521-9099 or go to satyrhill.com.
Punks on tour
The lowdown -- Ted Leo and the Pharmacists are stopping by Baltimore on their national tour on Tuesday. The punk group will headline at the Ottobar with opening acts Brandon L. Butler and the Vaqueros and Askeleton.
If you go -- The concert is on Tuesday at the Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St. Doors open at 8 p.m. and music starts at 9 p.m. Tickets are $10-$12 for the all-ages show. Call 410-662-0069 or visit theottobar.com.