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The Shins Don’t Disappoint at Stage AE

By Brittany Satterfield I had wanted to see the Shins for years. Especially in the time period after Zach Braff packed the Garden State soundtrack with their tracks and put this Albuquerque indie-rock band solidly in our hearts. “Oh, Inverted World,” [...]

August 3, 2017 Concert Reviews

Palehound, Denzell & Rue at the Funhouse

Photos by Zach Nellis Palehound www.palehound.com Denzell denzell.bandcamp.com Rue ruerue.bandcamp.com [...]

August 2, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Atlas Genius, Faulkner, and Nevada Color Rock the Rex, 7/17/2017

East Carson Street on Pittsburgh’s South Side is a zoo on any given weekend night. But the sidewalks were sparser this past Monday, July 17th, as I walked down them towards the Rex Theater. The occasion? Australia native indie rock [...]

July 23, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

The Commonheart Pulls Through For Greensburg’s Summer Sounds

After a the original act for June 30th had to cancel with short notice, Greensburg’s Summer Sounds free concerts in the park series was rescued by Pittsburgh’s The Commonheart, who filled St. Clair park with energy and soulful rock music. [...]

July 21, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Fridays At The Frick with JD Eicher

JD Eicher Frick Park July 7, 2017 Photos and re-cap by Whitney Lerch Things weren’t looking great for Fridays at the Frick on July 7th, if you asked the weathermen, who were calling for thunderstorms all evening. But those of [...]

July 20, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Honey Album Release Photos

Honey w/ Derider and Bat Zuppel Spirit June 30, 2017 Photos by Zach Nellis Honey Bat Zuppel Derider [...]

July 18, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Great Good Fine Ok, Morgxn, and Emerson Jay Electrify at Cattivo, 5/25/17

Each act brought their A-game with slick production, soaring vocals that didn’t falter, and live drums that took their studio tracks to the next level. They enjoyed the hell out of themselves, and that energy was contagious, spreading through [...]

June 4, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Jukebox the Ghost, The Elwins, Blue of Colors Energize at Mr. Smalls, 4/13/17

Photos and article by Melanie Stangl After living in Pittsburgh for over four years now, I can safely say that April is the month with some of the nicest weather in the Steel City. Which made pop-rock trio Jukebox the [...]

April 18, 2017 Concert Reviews, Feature

CureRock 2017 Rocked to the Tune of $15,000

Kyle Cox, Matt Hires & Chet Vincent & The Big Bend Hard Rock Cafe March 30, 2017   By Whitney Lerch Chet Vincent photos by Zach Nellis Matt Hires and Kyle Cox photos by Sarah L. Wilson Photography Thursday, March [...]

April 5, 2017 Concert Preview, Concert Reviews, Feature, Local Artists

Nevada Color, Daily Grind, and Jacob Klein Bring the House Down At Cattivo, 3/25/17

Photos and article by Melanie Stangl It was a warm, early spring evening in Lawrenceville as I headed into Cattivo last Saturday for Nevada Color’s first headlining show of the year. Between the recent Daylight Savings Time leap and the [...]

April 2, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists