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April 25, 2008

Introducing the Wind-Up Space

The Windup Space, a new bar/live music venue, is coming to Station North next month.

Owner Russell deOcampo (also a member of the band Yeveto) is shooting for a soft opening two weeks from now.

Here's the skinny ... 

The Windup Space is going to have live music regularly, as well as screenings of movies by local filmmakers.

"Basically, I want to have all the different arts under one roof with a large bar," deOcampo said.

Sounds good to me.

At about 3,000 square feet, The Wind-Up won't be cramped, either.

The address is 10-12 W. North Ave. -- near the intersection of North Charles Street and North Avenue. The building was previously a Muslim clothing store.

I'll let you know when the space opens. 

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 12:34 PM | | Comments (1)
Categories: Bars & Clubs, Local music


I am so excited for the WInd-Up Space. Russell is a great guy and will be a great neighbor!!

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Erik Maza is a features reporter at the Baltimore Sun. He writes for several sections of the Sun paper and contributes weekly columns on music and nightlife. He also writes and edits the Midnight Sun blog. He often covers entertainment, business, and the business of entertainment. Occasionally, he writes about Four Loko, The Block, the liquor board, and those who practice "simulated sex with a potted palm tree." Before The Sun, he was a reporter at the Miami New Times. He's also written for Miami magazine, the Orlando Sentinel, the Sarasota Herald Tribune and the Gainesville Sun. Got tips? Gripes? Pitches? He's reachable at Click here to keep up with the dumb music he's listening to.

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