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Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 07/22/2011

Fillmore Silver Spring opens Sept. 15 with Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige will be the first performer at Fillmore Silver Spring. (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP)
This morning Chris Richards had the news that Fillmore Silver Spring is finally ready to open its doors on Sept. 15 with a performance by the queen of hip-hop soul, Mary J. Blige. The 2,000-capacity, Live Nation-operated venue will also host concerts by Black Star (featuring Mos Def and Talib Kweli), Blondie, Primus, Cheap Trick and the Psychedelic Furs in its first two weeks.

A complete schedule can be found at the venue’s Web site, with more concerts to be added soon.

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