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Know Your Host: A Q&A with Hugh Twyman

Hugh Twyman is a Pittsburgh music blogger and photographer known as HughShows. He has been covering the local scene going on 14 years. He commemorated his 10 years on the scene with a year long celebration at Eide’s Entertainment in [...]

February 17, 2018 Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Best of 2017 Rock Awards Line-Up

Best of 2017 Rock Awards Spirit February 17, 2017 Sound Scene Express is proud to announce our 3rd annual “Best of Rock Awards” for 2017. We feel like we have curated our best line-up yet, bringing you some of the [...]

January 15, 2018 Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Get Hip or Get Out! 
GetHip Records is Feeding the Vinyl Fire in the Burgh

By Kaisi Elizabeth Get Hip Records is the newest addition to the Pittsburgh music scene. Located on the North Side; nestled idyllically above Johnny Angel’s and Bike Heaven at 1800 Columbus Avenue. At first, one might think, “hmm, what a [...]

December 30, 2017 Feature, Local Artists

Pittsburgh Musicians, We Want to Build You a FREE Website

Hey Pittsburgh musicians! Do you want to jumpstart your bands web presence and set yourself apart from other bands that only have a facebook page or a bandcamp page? We want to help you by building your website for free! [...]

October 11, 2017 Feature, Local Artists

Knuckleduster Paves Way to Finals

By Brittany Satterfield Everyone grew up with friends that they considered musically gifted. We all know them. Those people who seemed to awe everyone at parties with their amazing guitar skills. I was always envious of those people. The people [...]

October 4, 2017 Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Quicksand -Ticket Giveaway

Here’s a rare one for you Pittsburgh. Remember Quicksand, well maybe you don’t. They had a quick stint in the early 90’s in New York’s hardcore scene and toured with major 90’s bands ultimately gaining quick recognition. The group disbanded [...]

September 26, 2017 Upcoming Shows

Beats Antique – Ticket Giveaway

Beats Antique is a cross between world music and electronic music, if you never heard their style one could only imagine that their live shows would be a huge (belly) dance party. …and you would be right! The group consists [...]

September 21, 2017 Upcoming Shows

Broken Social Scene – Patch and CD Giveaway

It has been 10 long years since Broken Social Scene has been to Pittsburgh, where they graced the Byham Theater Stage. The Canadian band is know for assembling large make shift bands with as many as 19 members or as [...]

September 20, 2017 Upcoming Shows

Zealyn – Ticket Giveaway

Zealyn w/ Amir Miles & Skye Light Club Cafe In 1964 Ed Sullivan introduced the Beatles to the US and the rest was history. Since then television has helped launch the careers of countless musicians from late night talk shows [...]

September 17, 2017 Upcoming Shows

Conor Oberst : Ticket Giveaway

Conor Oberst is an integral part of the history of indie rock music. In 2008 Rolling Stone Magazine named him songwriter of the year. A year after releasing Cassadaga, possibly the best album from his band Bright Eyes. During 2008 [...]

September 13, 2017 Upcoming Shows