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The Best Pittsburgh Music of the Decade: Electronic/Pop, Part 1

After reviewing Country/Folk/Americana for the first installments, we’re moving on to Electronic/Pop. This is a big umbrella, potentially covering anything from the bubblegum to the experimental. The influences these artists draw from vary widely, but they all have something in [...]

July 16, 2021 Album Reviews, Local Artists, Local Releases

SSE Best of 2015 Rock Awards: The Winner Is

Sound Scene Express 2015 Rock Awards James Street Gastropub (ballroom) February 6, 2016 2015 officially came to a close for Sound Scene Express February 6 naming their top acts of 2015 with a concert that showcased the best the year [...]

February 12, 2016 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Balloon Ride Fantasy Drops New Video

Balloon Ride Fantasy just dropped a video for their 3rd single off their new album called 0100101, directed by Joseph Stammerjohn of Eye to the Sky Films. The numbers in the title represent binary code used in computer processing. The [...]

September 2, 2015 Feature, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Balloon Ride Fantasy Share Personal Illusions on New Album

Balloon Ride Fantasy‘s self titled album has been a long time in the making. The band has been teasing the album for at least two years now. For good reason though, when your band is as complex as this one [...]

March 26, 2015 Album Reviews, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Balloon Ride Fantasy Planning Album and Music Video

Electro pop rockers, Balloon Ride Fantasy have been busy putting the finishing touches on their follow up to 2011 ep “Monocle City.” They just announced the date and location for their album release show. Be sure to snatch your tickets [...]

January 23, 2015 Feature, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

All Scene, All Good at Mr. Smalls

Photos and article by Randy Jarosz All Scene Entertainment Festival Mr. Smalls Theater August 2, 2014 All Scene Entertainment Festival was a celebration of the arts, with diversity ranging from music, including rock and hip hop, also featuring comedy, art, [...]

August 4, 2014 Concert Reviews, Festival Reviews, Local Artists

HughShows Live @ Eide’s – Chris Olszewski Interview

Chris Olszewski lead vocalist and guitarist of Balloon Ride Fantasy is the featured mug on HughShows Live @ Eide’s for August. We tracked him down, so you could learn a bit more about the featured face and his band. Along [...]

July 23, 2014 Feature, Interviews, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows