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TRAF Showered with Inspiration from Valerie June

Photos and re-cap by Whitney Lerch With Three Rivers Arts Fest in full swing, people packed shoulder to shoulder at the point and the dark, ominous skies moving in, Valerie June hit the Dollar Bank Main Stage for a truly [...]

June 17, 2018 Concert Reviews

Bastard Bearded Irishmen Take Three Rivers by Storm with Wild Album Release Show

Photos by Whitney Lerch Text by Melanie Stangl If you know one thing about local Celtic punks Bastard Bearded Irishmen, you know they like to drink. If you know two things, you know they like to drink, and throw unforgettable [...]

June 8, 2018 Concert Reviews, Local Artists, Local Releases

AcousticCafe at Market Square

Photos by Whitney Lerch Chet Vincent Kayla Schureman [...]

May 29, 2018 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

As Ladders Release Alt Fiction

by Richard Schmid Americana band As Ladders released their newest album Alt Fiction with a CD release party at Howlers on May 11th, 2018.  Alt Fiction is a 6 song CD by the band and features all original music. The [...]

May 25, 2018 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Buffalo Rose Album Release – Photos

Photos by Long Hong Read Melanie Stangl’s in depth album review HERE Buffalo Rose Angela Autumn [...]

April 17, 2018 Concert Reviews

Alan Jackson – Concert Review

Alan Jackson PPG Paints Arena Pittsburgh, PA March 24, 2018 by Kellie Gormly Alan Jackson gave us just what we were expecting on March 24: a few hours of good, pure, fun, unembellished country music at PPG Paints Arena “They [...]

April 4, 2018 Concert Reviews

An Evening with Lyle Lovett and Shawn Colvin – Review

by Kellie B. Gormly The acoustic concert was very appropriately named “An Evening with Lyle Lovett and Shawn Colvin.” That makes it sound like a mellow, relaxed, intimate, quiet evening with friends in their living room – which is just [...]

March 25, 2018 Concert Reviews

Paul Luc Celebrates Bad Seed Release at Mr. Smalls

Two years have passed since Paul Luc released his last album, Tried & True. After hitting the road and traveling to Nashville to record his newest masterpiece, Bad Seed, he threw an incredible release party at Mr. Smalls on March 10th [...]

March 19, 2018 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Some Kind Of Animal, Essential Machine and The Black Six Get Hip on the North Side

by Whitney Lerch Itching for some indie folk rock, I headed out to Get Hip Recordings on February 24th to catch Essential Machine and Some Kind of Animal.  Always looking for new music, I was anxious to hear The Black [...]

March 12, 2018 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Captured :: Pittsburgh Brings Concert Photographers Together in Unique Meet-Up

More photos at end of article Photos and text by Melanie Stangl Non-profit organization Captured :: Pittsburgh has been a strong advocate for local photographers since its founding in 2016. They aim to make photography accessible to all who are [...]

February 6, 2018 Concert Reviews, Feature